Monday, March 31, 2014

Announcements 4-1-14

News from Dynamic Design

Dynamic Design recently held the culminating event for our 2nd trimester theme, "Out of this World" Earth & Space Science.  In a variety of formats, students presented a geologic history timeline, the future of earth & space science technology, e-Cybermission Challenge portfolios, and more.  We want to thank our families for a great turnout and for actively participating with the students.

Sneak Preview: We've already kicked off our next theme, "Energy Matters!"  Can you guess what it's about?  Stay tuned for more!


Jr. Band will be rehearsing today.

Band and string lessons for 5th and 6th include cellos this morning, beginning sax and Maya.

Community Compost Forum

St. Albans City School (SACS) is holding Community Compost Forums on Tuesday, April 1st and Tuesday, April 15th from 6-7pm.  A panel of compost experts will present how residents can keep food waste out of the landfill and turn it into nutrient rich garden compost.  Compost Experts from Highfleld’s Center for Composting, Hudak Farms, Northwest Solid Waste District, SACS student compost team and SACS Farm to School will present information and be available for questions.  Educational material available to the public.  Please contact Heather Smith for further information at

2014 Fitness Team
Practice will be on Wednesday and Thursday from 3:13-4:30.

Team lists have been posted above the water fountains around the school.

Any questions please call Meg Jarvis at 527-0565 ext 5002.


Softball is starting next Tuesday April 7, 2014

7-8 Grade Girls are welcome to come. 

Practice starts at 3:20 and ends at 445. Students can take the 4:45 bus or be picked up. If taking the late bus students must sign up for it by 1:00pm at the front desk.

Players should bring any softball related equipment that they have. 

Any Questions please contact Ms. Fox in Renaissance 


3:15 - 6:30.


3rd/4th Chorus started March 31. Participation is voluntary and school work comes first, so students who need to stay in at recess to complete work should stay in their community. 
    MONDAY 12:30-12:55
       4th Grade: Triumph, Voyagers and Discovery

   Tuesday- 12:00-12:25
      3rd Grade- Travelers and Imagination

    Wednesday - 2:00-2;30
       3rd Grade- Investigators and Explorers

    Friday 11:00-11:30
        4th- Incredibles

Open Doors

The following Open Doors classes are meeting today, Tuesday, April 1st:

Felted Fun
Hip Hop Tuesday

Open Doors would like to thank the following community businesses that engage students in meaningful activities on Tuesdays afterschool: What a Yarn, Pelkey's Archery and Electric Youth Dance Company!

This is a friendly reminder that Girls on Run does not meet today, Tuesday, April 1st.  It meets tomorrow, Wednesday, April 2nd and Thursday, April 3rd for this week.

Lego Challenge is now meeting on Thursdays, not Tuesday.

Lunch Menu for Tuesday April 1st

Goulash Tomato, Macaroni and Beef Bake 
Steamed Broccoli 
Carrot Sticks 
Wheat Bread Slice 
Or Yogurt Or Sunbutter and Jelly Or Deli Sandwich Or Salad Bar Or Pizza 
Fresh Fruit 
Fresh Milk