June 2019 Eagle's Nest

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June 2019 Newsletter

June Upcoming Events:


6/3 Monday Morning Coffee with Mrs. Hayes @ 9:20am
6/3 Second Step All Star Assembly @ 1:10pm
6/3 Digital Citizenship Family Night @ 6:30pm 
6/4 Kindergarten/1st Grade Field Trip to the Zoo
6/5 Wednesday Early Release @ 2:37pm
6/6 Spring Choral Concert @ 10am
6/7 Half Day – School Dismisses at 12:10 pm
6/7 Boy’s & Girl’s Club Closed
6/7 SCIENCE FAIR
6/7 Mrs. Hayes Coffee Hour at Courtside Apartments
6/10 Monday Morning Coffee with Mrs. Hayes @ 9:20am
6/11 2nd Grade Field Trip to Hand’s-On Children’s Museum
6/11 LP Brown / McLane Elementary Orchestra Concert @ Marshall Middle School, 7pm
6/12 LP Brown Fun Run (begins at 1:30 pm)
6/12 Wednesday Early Release @ 2:37pm
6/14 Yearbooks Will Be Delivered
6/17 Monday Morning Coffee with Mrs. Hayes @ 9:20am
6/17 Field Day @ 1pm
6/18 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony, then Picnic at Tamoshan Park
6/19 Wednesday Early Release @ 2:37pm
6/21 Kindergarten Celebration
6/21 Last Day of School !!!!   School Releases at 12:10pm

NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION
Kindergarten registration and registration for grades 1-5 for the 2019-2020 school year has begun.  Please bring your child’s proof of residency (current utility bill), birth certificate, and updated immunizations.  If you have friends or neighbors that have school age children, please share this information with them.  Registration packets will be available in the LP Brown office.


SPRING TESTING
Smarter Balance Testing took place in May.  Students in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grade took the SBAC Standardized Test.  Scheduled testing was finished at the end of May.  Makeup testing will take place in the first week of June (3rd through 7th).  If your student was absent during testing, or did not finish, they will be completing their test then.  Please make sure they have a healthy breakfast and get plenty of rest.  

SPRING CHORAL CONCERT
Kindergarten through 5th grade music classes will be performing June 6th at 10:00am.  Everyone is welcome to attend!

PAYING FEES/FINES/FIELD TRIPS ONLINE
Did you know that you can pay for your student’s lunch balance, fees, fines, and field trips using a credit card online?  Just follow these simple steps:
Log onto Skyward Family Access
Click the "District Links" icon in the far upper right corner of the screen
Drop down to "Online Payments"
This will take them to the Online Payment Portal.  Sign in with your Skyward login and password
Click "Pay Fines & Fees" or School Lunch

STUDENT MEAL BALANCES
End of the school year is fast approaching. Do you know your child's lunch account balance? All negative balances need to be paid in full by the end of the school year.

LOST & FOUND
Our racks are full; please check our lost and found for any missing items. We will be donating the left over items to The Little Red School House on Friday, June 21st .

SCIENCE FAIR
The LP Brown Science Fair is Friday, June 7th at 9:45am.  Join us in the LPB Gym to see the results & outcomes of our little scientist’s experiments.

JUNE 7th IS A HALF DAY
Friday, June 7th, is a half day.  School releases at 12:10pm to allow teachers the opportunity to work on grading. 

DIGITAL CITIZENSHIP PARENT NIGHT
Join us on Monday, June 3rd at 6:30pm in the LP Brown Library to join in on a conversation about technology and social media use.  Childcare will be available in the cafeteria, pay by donation.

PTO
The LP Brown PTO will be voting on next year’s Board positions Tuesday, June 4th.  If you’re interested in serving on the Board, throw your name in the hat for the following 2019-2020 Board positions:
President
Vice President (can be co-chaired)
Secretary
If you’re interested in those, or a committee position, contact the current Board at:
 l.p.brownelementarypto@gmail.com


LP BROWN FUN RUN
Our 33rd annual Fun Run is June 12th. Parents please keep an eye out for more information coming home on Monday. Volunteers will be needed at the school at 1:00. There will be a sign up list available online soon. Parents not on the PTO mailing list that would like to volunteer please contact Bree at (360) 402-2914 or breeannamcsorley@gmail.com 

FIELD DAY
Field Day is June 17th beginning at 1pm.  Game stations will be set up to enjoy a fun-filled day outside.  Volunteers are needed to coordinate & run the stations.  If you’re available to help, please contact Megan Green at magreen@osd.wednet.edu

CELEBRATING KINDERGARTEN AND 5th GRADE
Kindergarten and 5th grade students will be celebrating their milestones with a moving-up ceremony.  The 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony is Tuesday, June 18th from 9:30am to 10:30am.  Following the ceremony, they will head to Tamoshan Park to celebrate!  Families are invited to the ceremony and the party at the park.  

The kindergarten students will celebrate their year on June 21st at 11am in the cafeteria.  The kindergartners will be singing several songs.  After the celebration in the cafeteria, the celebration will move to the classrooms to enjoy special snacks and show the families their art work.  We hope all of the kindergarten families can join in on the festivities.  

CHS LEGACY TOUR
The Capital High School Graduates who attended L.P. Brown will be here Thursday, June 13th around 12:45pm to walk through our halls in full cap & gown.  The students get to line the halls and cheer on the graduates!!

MEDICATION PICK-UP
If your student has medication at the school, it must be picked up by 12:30pm on June 21st.  Any medication still in the health room after that time will be disposed of.  By law, it cannot be stored over the summer.  Thank you.

LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
After adjustments due to snow days, the last day of school is Friday, June 21st (assuming there are no other school closures).  We will release at 12:10pm.


Upcoming Events:
August 19th LP Brown Office Opens to the Public
August (TBD) Kindergarten Round Up
September 4th 1st Day of School
September 9th 1st Day of Kindergarten

Check out our website at https://brown.osd.wednet.edu

Have a happy and safe summer!  See you in September