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Box Tops for Education Contest - March 17-21
It's that time again! Edgelea is having its Box Tops Collection Contest. Look for Box Tops on products like Pillsbury, Better Crocker, General Mills, Avery paper products, Hanes, etc. Just clip out the Box Top and bring to school. Please do not send expired Box Tops. Prize winners will be determined. Box Tops brought into school March 17 -21 will count toward the contest.
Attention 3rd and 4th Grade Parents:
ISTEP+ testing place for studenwill take ts in grades 3 and 4. The first round (Applied Skills) will be March 10– 14, 2014. It is imperative that your child be here on these testing dates. If a student arrives late, he/she will not be able to go to the classroom until testing is completed for that day. If you have an appointment for your child, please try to reschedule for a later date or outside of the school day. Attendance and being punctual is very important during testing time. Students achieve better test scores when taking it with their classmates during regularly scheduled times. All missed Applied Skills tests must be made up before March 20, 2014.
Please make sure your child gets a good night’s sleep and eats a good breakfast every day during the testing window. If they normally don’t eat breakfast, something light is recommended. Please talk with your child about doing their best, making strong choices, trying their hardest on the test, answering all questions completely.
Family Movie Night - March 14th
Come one, come all! Come celebrate the end of ISTEP+ testing by attending Movie Night at Edgelea. This FREE event will feature Monsters University (Rated G) and will begin at 6:00 pm on Friday, March 14th. Doors will open at 5:30. Just bring a chair or blanket so you will be comfortable while watching the movie. Popcorn and drinks will be available for purchase. Thanks to the All Pro Dads for sponsoring this event!
Kindergarten Round Up Is Coming!
Kindergarten Round Up will be held March 18, 2014. If you have a student that will be age 5 on or before August 1, 2014 you need to register them for the 2014-15 school year. Round Up will be held at Edgelea Elementary School from 4:00—7:00 pm. You will need to bring the necessary documentation with you: proof of residency (e.g. most recent utility bill with name and address), immunization record (required ones can be found at http://www.lsc.k12.in.us/page283.aspx), and an official birth certificate (issued by the health department). Please understand that attending Round Up is not formal registration for the 2014-15 academic year; you must still register your child(ren) during the registration process being held July 31, 2014 and August 1, 2014.
Spring Break - March 24-28, 2014
Lafayette School Corporation will have Spring Break March 24 - 28, 2014. School will resume Monday, March 31, 2014 at 8:25 a.m. For those traveling, be safe. Everyone have a wonderful and relaxing break.
SMILE! Spring pictures for Edgelea students will be taken Tuesday, April 15, 2014. Additional information will be sent home with students as the date approaches.