This time of year is such a beautiful time with the changing of the Fall colors and weather! I’ve had the opportunity to go on some hikes with my family up Provo Canyon and the beauty that surrounds us is amazing to see! This week is our Fall Break, with no school in session October 19-23rd. I hope your family will be able to enjoy the break during these last days of the Fall season!
Upcoming things to be aware of:
Oct. 17: Picture Re-Takes
Oct. 18: Cookie Dough Fundraiser Kick-off, Kdg field trip to BYU Duck Pond
Oct. 19-23: Fall Break, NO SCHOOL
Oct. 24-27: Red Ribbon Week
Oct. 24-Nov. 17: AAPL testing for Dual Immersion classes, Gr. 3-6
Oct. 25: Reflections Entries due, Teeth Varnishing
Oct. 25: Ghost Chase
Oct. 31: Halloween Parade, 12:45 p.m.
Fall Break: Our Fall Break is this week, October 19-23rd. Teachers will be meeting on Monday, October 23rd for professional development with no classes in session. Enjoy the break!
Picture Retakes: Our picture retakes will be this Tuesday, October 17th. Flyers were sent home this week with students. Please contact the office for more information.
Cookie Dough Fundraiser: Cherry Hill Elementary has one fundraiser each year and our annual cookie dough fundraiser begins this Wednesday. This year we will be using the funds raised to purchase a mobile iPad cart for our classrooms! More information will be coming home with your students this Wednesday. All orders will be due by November 1st.
Kindergarten Field Trip: On October 18th, the kindergarten will be going to the BYU Arboretum (duck pond) to look for different trees and leaves. All kindergarten students will start school at 8:00 on that day. The buses will leave at 9:30 and we will return to school close to 11:00. All students will be dismissed as soon as we return, including the all day students. No lunch will be served but a snack will be provided.
Halloween: As we get closer to the holiday we wanted you to be aware of a few things. We will be holding our Halloween parade, Tuesday, October 31st at 12:45 p.m. Students are welcome to dress up for Halloween and our parade, adhering to the following guidelines: no masks are allowed, no weapons (or “fake” weapons) are allowed. Thank you for your help with this!
Here’s what is happening this week:
Monday: Early Out!
Tuesday: Picture retakes
Wednesday: Kdg field trip to BYU duck pond, Cookie dough fundraiser kick-off
Thursday – Friday: Fall Break, NO SCHOOL!
Please feel free to contact me by phone or email if you have any questions or concerns!
Cherry Hill Elementary, Principal