North Elementary School
Weekly Memo for Parents
August 20-24

 

Welcome to Week 2!

Monday, 8/20

Swimming Unit Starts

Permission slips for swimming were sent home on Thursday, 8/16. Be sure to return the signed permissions slips and send your child with a towel and a swimsuit on their swimming days.

Thursday, 8/23

Attendance Counts!

Today is an official student count day. Please ensure that your child is in attendance.

Assessments

8/13-9/25 Florida Kindergarten Readiness Screener

8/15-9/5 iReady Diagnostic Assessment window in grades 1-5

These assessments are helpful for identifying students’ current level of knowledge so that we can tailor their education in a way that it is specific to their needs. Please talk to your child about the importance of giving their best on these important assessments.

Other School Business

School Advisory Committee (SAC)

NES is looking for active parents and community members to be part of our SAC. If you are interested in serving, please let your child’s teacher know. SAC meetings will take place on second Thursday of September, November, January, March, and May, with the goal to assist the principal in making important decisions about our school.

Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)

NES is looking for active parents to become part of our PTO. If you are interested in serving, please notify your child’s teacher. PTO meets bi-monthly to address parental involvement and fundraiser initiatives at NES.

Let’s make this a great week!

Go Tigers!


Dr. Tuuli Robinson, Interim Principal of North Elementary School