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PG Parent Update - 10/10/14

posted Oct 10, 2014, 10:24 AM by Web Master   [ updated Aug 21, 2015, 8:16 AM ]
Dear PG Parent,

We hope everyone enjoys the three day weekend! While you are at it, please take a look at a few briefings below:

Prairie Grove School Board Meeting
The Prairie Grove SD 46 School Board Meeting Agenda for next Tuesday can be viewed by CLICKING HERE.

Red Ribbon Week
PG schools will be celebrating Red Ribbon Week October 27-October 31, 2014.  All junior high students will be taught a lesson on substance abuse prevention and all students will come away with an awareness of drug abuse (cigarettes, alcohol, illegal substances) depending on the grade level. Students may dress up according to the schedule below:

Monday = Wear Red = Keep Calm and Wear Red

Tuesday = "Team Up" and make healthy choices.  Wear your favorite team jersey or shirt.

Wednesday = "Lei" off bad decisions! Wear Hawaiian themed outfit.

Thursday = "Be a Hero"= Have the power to be a positive influence to those around you!  Wear your favorite superhero t-shirt.

Friday = Halloween= Say "BOO" to drugs..wear Black and Orange

Elementary Halloween Parade & Parties
Information regarding the upcoming Elementary Halloween parties and parade will be coming soon!

Superintendent's Coffee/Open Door
Dr. Phil Bender will be holding a Superintendent's Coffee on Thursday, October 16, from 2-3:30 in the junior high conference room.  The topic will be improvement, academics and facilities.  There will also be a Superintendents Open Door from 4-5:30 on the same day in the elementary office. He looks forward to seeing you there!

Parent Teacher Conferences
Elementary and Junior High Conferences are approaching. Elementary Conference Letters went out last week. The Junior High Parent Teacher Conference Flyer is attached (CLICK HERE). Parents may come in at any time during the designated hours on the flyer. 

Faculty vs. Student Volleyball Game
Please take a look at the flyer for the faculty vs. junior high girls volleyball team (CLICK HERE). All students (K-8) are welcome to wear pink on October 15th to support breast cancer awareness.

FROM THE PTO
  • We want to thank our directory committee for their outstanding job! Huge thanks to Denise Knochel, Sue Hayden, Mandy Albenese, Renee’ Merklin and Grace Walls. Directories will be coming home in backpacks next Wednesday for those of you that ordered them.
  • We are happy to announce that we are half way to our fundraising goal! Thank you to all of the students that sold items. Prizes will be distributed at the end of next week. 
  • Do you have a Target Red Card? Of course you do! In just a couple of clicks, you can hook up your red card to benefit our school! Please to to www.target.com/redcard/main and help Prairie Grove every time you shop!

Sincerely,

Vic Wight


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Web Master,
Oct 10, 2014, 10:24 AM
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Web Master,
Oct 10, 2014, 10:24 AM
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Web Master,
Oct 10, 2014, 10:24 AM
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