Welcome to Week 21!

Thank you for reading our newsletter!

MLK Day - No School

Monday, January 16 is a holiday in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, and the school is closed. We are looking forward to seeing everyone again on Tuesday, January 17, 2023. Enjoy your long weekend!

Report Card Day and Awards

Tuesday - January 17 is the 2nd 9 weeks Report Card Day. Awards ceremonies in grades 3-5 will be held as follows:

  • 8:30 AM - Grade 3
  • 9:10 AM - Grade 4
  • 9:50 AM - Grade 5

Homeroom teachers sent home an invite if your child is receiving an award. Students who earned straight As will enjoy lunch at Golden Corral with the Principal.

Individual APTT Meetings

It is time for our individual Academic Parent Teacher Team Meetings! Parents - be on the lookout for an invite from your child’s teacher. These important meetings are held throughout the next few weeks to review your child’s progress in class. Individual state assessment reports will be shared. We hope you get to attend!

District Science Fair

The District Science Fair will take place on Friday, January 20. 5th grade students who advanced from the school Science Fair will be representing North Elementary School. Viewing and awards are held from 5:30 to 8:00 PM at Osceola Middle School.

Reminder - Please return all library books by...

Library Overdue Letters

Library overdue letters were sent home with students this week. Please help your child look for their missing books and return them to school.

Library - Airport Road Intermediate School

AR Star Readers

Let’s keep reading, Tigers! Our 3rd 9 week’s AR goals are as follows:

  • KG: Promotion Ready (all letters, sounds, and sight words)
  • 1st Grade: 7 points
  • 2nd-5th Grade: 11 points

Menu for the Week

Grades K-5


No School


Taco / Yogurt


Chicken Alfredo / yogurt / pinwheels


BBQ pork on Bun /  chicken nuggets


Pizza / Mac & cheese




No School




Chicken Alfredo


Chicken nuggets




2022-2023 Yearbooks

2022-2023 yearbooks are now available to order! Orders have to be placed online at https://strawbridge.fotomerchanthv.com/search/YB26733. Pre-Order price is $25 , and ordering deadline is April 14, 2023. Specialized pages can be added for cash or check only (not an online option). Full page ad - $75, 1/2 page ad - $40. Flyers with order forms will be sent home this week. 

Celebrate Literacy Week

January 23-27 is Celebrate Literacy Week. Check out our daily themes and become part of our wave of reading!

Jump Rope for Heart

Jump Rope for Heart will be held on Friday - February 17. Here is a link to a parent letter explaining the event and how students can participate. This information is also shared on Class DOJO.

Community Connection

Upcoming Dates

  • 01/16 Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No School
  • 01/17 Report Card Day and Awards
  • 01/17 School Board Meeting 6 PM
  • 01/20 District Science Fair Viewing and Awards - OMS 6 :30 PM
  • 01/23 Celebrate Literacy Week Starts
  • 01/30 100 Days of Kindergarten
  • 02/09 4th Grade to St. Augustine
  • 02/14 School Board Meeting 6 PM
  • 02/20 Presidents Day - No School
  • 02/17 Early Release Day
  • 02/17 Jump Rope for Heart Event

More events can be found at http://nes.okee.k12.fl.us/events 

SAC Meetings Update

Thank you to everyone who attended our January SAC meeting. Our next meeting is scheduled for March 9.

Family Resources

School Safety

All students have access to the Fortify FL reporting app on their Chromebooks. Fortify FL posters posted around campus to remind students they can report suspicious activity at any time using the app. 

Let’s make it a great week!


Dr. Tuuli Robinson

Principal of North Elementary School