We are off to a wonderful st art and I know we are going to have an exciting and happy year. If you have any questions or concerns, please let me know right away by sending in a note, calling my voice mail at 432-6937 extension 6014, or emailing me at
Snack and Lunch
We have snack daily and the children need to bring a healthy snack and drink. We eat lunch at 12:25. The price of a school lunch is $2.00 and that includes milk. Students can buy milk alone for $.50. Information about the school lunch program can be found on the school district's website and the monthly menus are listed on Matthew Thornton's website.
We have Music on Monday afternoon.
on Tuesday afternoon
We have PE on Wednesday afternooon.
We have Library on Thursday afternoon, and the children need to wear sneakers and the girls should wear slacks or shorts. All children are encouraged to bring a water bottle for PE classes.
We have Art on Friday afternoon. The children will bring home library books to enjoy and read at home. These should be returned the following Friday.
Each child will have a blue folder that will go home daily. Please check the folder daily and remove the completed papers. If you are sending in lunch money, a dismissal note, or any other note, please put them inside this fiolder. I check the folders first thing every morning.
Spelling and math homework will go home on Friday in the blue folder and will be due back on Thursday. The children will need help when completing the homework, especially in the beginning of the year. The weekly spelling tests will be on Friday. The spelling words for each test will be posted on the Spelling Words tab.
The weekly newsletter will be emailed to all parents who signed up for email notification. The hard copies will go home in the blue folder for those who prefer to receive a hard copy.
Spelling Words and Homework
High Frequency Words