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Elementary Newsletter March 1, 2013

Elementary Class Pictures

Starkey’s Photography will be here on Tuesday, March 5th to take class pictures.  Payment envelopes were sent home.  Each picture is $5.00.  Make checks payable to Starkey’s Photography.

Elementary Dance Program

The Sparklers Dance Team is holding their annual dance program for students in grades K-6 starting on Monday, March 4th.  Practice will be held after school Monday – Friday until 5 pm.  There will be a performance on Saturday, March 9th at 1:00 (Dancers should be here at 12:30).  There is a participation fee of $15.

Daffodil Days March 12 & 13

1 for a buck ($1)


On Tuesday and Wednesday 3/12 and 3/13, students will have the opportunity to purchase Daffodils after their lunch in an effort to raise money to support research grants, advocacy initiatives, educational programming, and patient services provided by the American Cancer Society. The cost is 1 for $1.00 and they may purchase as many as they wish. 

Elementary Swimming

2nd grade will be swimming next week.  Please remember your swimsuit and towel.



What A Great              Turnout!

Thank you to everyone who attended our Muffins in March this morning.  We had about 110 parents/friends sharing breakfast with us.

Activities For The Week

3/1       Boys BB NCE @ Home 7:00

3/2       Girls BB @ TRF against Clearbrook/Gonvick 12:00

3/7       Section Boys BB @ Bemidji 6:00


Menu for March 4-8

Mon:     B:  Cereal, toast, juice, milk

L:  Chicken nuggets, breadstick, fruit, baked beans, baby carrots, milk

Tues:    B:  Cheese omelet, graham crackers, fruit, milk

L:  Sausage pizza, coleslaw, green beans, fruit, milk

Wed:    B:  French toast, sausage, fruit, milk

L:  Spaghetti, meat sauce, lettuce salad, fruit, milk

Thurs:   B:  Cereal, yogurt, fruit, milk

L:  Ham & cheese bun, mashed potato puff, tomato, leaf lettuce, fruit, milk

Fri:       B:  Pancake, egg patty, juice, milk

L:  Tomato soup, grilled cheese, baby carrots, pineapple, milk

Elementary Basketball

Grades 3-6 Boys will be playing at halftimes of tonight’s game against NCE.  3rd and 4th grade boys should be here at 6:00, 5th and 6th grade boys should be here at 7:00.




Jump Rope For Heart

Student Council will sponsor their annual Jump Rope for Heart again this year.  On March 15th, students will jump during their phy-ed classes to help raise money for heart disease.

Can Tab Totals     

Can tabs were collected on Feb 27th.  Here are the totals per grade:            

                          2-27           YTD

Early Childhhood  2.5

Kdg                     2.5               2.825

1                         8                  9

2                         5                  11

3                         3                   6.2

4                         8                  11.7

5                         6                   10

6                         16                 17.3


Can tabs will be collected again in April.  Keep sending them in.  Thank you for helping with this project.

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