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Oct 20th - Lawrence Labrador Lowdown

Lawrence Labrador Lowdown

Friday, October 20, 2017


Red Ribbon Week: Lawrence Elementary will be recognizing Red Ribbon Week October 23-27. Each day will have a slogan and spirit dress theme. We will announce the themes over the Morning Announcements. Please see attached flyer or visit our school webpage. 

Valet Reminders: Please remember to pull all the way to the end of the valet line when you are dropping off or picking up children. In addition, you may not make a left turn onto Portola Avenue before 8:35a.m.

Vote for our School Logo: All families received an e-mail on Thursday night to vote for our school logo. Voting will take place up until 8:00p.m. on Thursday, October 26. If you haven’t already done so, please use this link to vote

Haunted House: Fifth grade parents, students, and staff are in the process of creating an amazing haunted house for Trunk or Treat. The entrance fee will be donated to our Science Camp fund to help lower the overall cost. Please make sure to support this great cause!

Korean Cultural Festival: At the Civic Center Library, this Saturday, October 21, from 2-4 p.m. See flyer.

Halloween Family Fun: At the Civic Center Library, Saturday, October 28, from 2-4 p.m. See flyer.

Donations Needed for Kid Connection: Kid Connection provides small groups of children time to work together to deal with common concerns such as self-confidence and positive social skills. Our facilitator, Paula Clark, has expressed a need for specific items to supplement her program. We know many of you may be willing to donate the items from your home. At this time, doll clothes and small dollhouse furniture are the requested items. Feel free to drop them off in the office. Thanks in advance for your support.

Halloween Parade: Lawrence Elementary School will be having a Halloween parade on October 31, 2017. The parade will start at approximately 9:00a.m. Gory costumes/masks and weapons are not allowed. You will receive additional information regarding Halloween from your child’s teacher.

PTO News:

Boo Grams: $2.00 each. Send a classmate, friend, or sibling at Lawrence a surprise Halloween themed gift! Fill out the desired number of gift tags and turn into PTO before school near the front entrance between Monday 10/23 – Friday 10/27. Quantities are limited and gifts may vary.  Be sure to include recipients first and last name. Last day to purchase is before school on Friday 10/27. Boo-Grams will be delivered on 10/30.

Box Top Drive: Our Box Top Drive started on Monday, October 16. All off the Box Top money raised will be used towards new playground equipment (i.e.: restocking balls, jump ropes, mini-basketball hoops, etc.). If we collect 1,000 Box Tops as a school before October 27, the entire school will get extra recess time.

Your help is DESEPERATELY  NEEDED at Trunk or Treat.  Please sign-up using the following Wejoinins AS SOON AS POSSIBLE: Games  Cake Walk Baked Goods

October 25- PTO Meeting in the Library at 7:00p.m.

October 27- Trunk or Treat and Haunted House 6:00-8:00p.m.

October 27- Box Tops Due

November 2- Dining for Dollars at Chipotle

November 3- Teacher Luncheon—WeJoin Coming Soon

November 8- Pick Up Pies 12:00-2:00pm (time extended to accommodate more families)

November 14- Dining for Dollars at Patxi’s

December 16- Holidays Around the World—more info to come

Upcoming Events to Place on Your Calendar:

  • October 23-27th- Red Ribbon Week
  • October 25- PTO Meeting in the Library at 7:00p.m.
  • October 27th- Trunk or Treat (6:00p.m. – 8:00p.m.)
  • November 10th-No School (Veterans Day)
  • November 20th -24th- Thanksgiving Break
Posted by: Tiffany Smith Published:10/21/17
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