Principal's Report January 8, 2014

posted Jan 8, 2014, 12:51 PM by Joel Bates

·         The staff held their holiday party on Friday, December 13th

·         Report Cards were issued on Wednesday, December 18th – They were pushed back slightly

·         The Geography Bee was rescheduled until next Monday, January 13th

·         The Safety Committee continues to meet every month to look at what we are doing and how we are doing it

·         Preschool maternity leave interviews took place earlier this week – The process is on-going and Roxy Gragen’s last day will be January 24th (We think)

·         New PLUS groupings started today on F Day – PLUS Day

·         The latest edition of the school newsletter will be available this week

·         We had two snow days last week (Thursday and Friday)

·         Sawyer Basketball started their games before the holiday break – Games continue this week with the first 4 of 5 on the road

·         DI Teams are underway working at solving their team (group) problem

·         Formative Assessments are being completed this month for Developing and Year One teachers by principals, assistant principals, and other administrative staff

·         The current RETELL cohort finishes at the end of January – We are relieved

·         PAC meets on Tuesday, January 14th

·         The 2nd of three Four Winds trainings for parent volunteers will take place on Wednesday, January 15th (Winter workshop)

·         Early Release professional development will take place on Friday, January 17th

·         No School on Monday, January 20th – MLK Day

·         Student Council will sponsor a movie and dance night for 6th 7th & 8th graders – Note: 6th (movie) 7th and 8th (dance) on Friday, January 24th

·         MARC presentations for middle school students will take place on Friday, January 31st

·         Golden Eagle Assemblies are scheduled for Friday, January 31st – Note: This may be in conflict with the MARC presentations – TBD

·         8th grade fundraiser: Middle School dance with a “Color Wars” theme will be held on Friday, February 7th

·         Lip Sync will have their informational meeting on Tuesday, January 14th, rehearsals starting on Wednesday, January 29th, and the Lip Sync show on Saturday, March 1st

·         FSS Drama Show – Doctor Dolittle Jr. starts rehearsals for their upcoming April 11th and 12th shows

Submitted: Steve Grant