Brandon PTA announcements for the week February 17, 2014
PRESIDENT’S DAY – HOLIDAY, NO CLASSES – MONDAY, FEBRUARY 17th
PTA BOOK DRIVE & GIVE AWAY TO CELEBRATE DR. SEUSS!
We are accepting donations of new and gently used children’s books for K-6th grades. We are in particular need of chapter books. Please bring donations to the PTA Book Donation box in the office by Friday, Feb. 21st.
Help will be needed with book set up, distribution and clean up in the MPR on Friday, February 28th. If you are interested, please contact Jennifer Adams at email@example.com
Volunteers are needed for the 2014-2015 PTA. Please consider nominating yourself for a position. A flyer listing available positions was sent home in Friday Folders and should be returned to the office by Friday, February 28th. If you have questions, please contact Lena Wheeler at firstname.lastname@example.org. Remember volunteering is important to your child’s education and overall school experience!
BRANDON’S PARENTING SUPPORT GROUP – WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 19th from 6:30-8:00 pm in Room #21
Join other Brandon parents to support each other and help our children grow in positive ways. Presented by preschool teacher/emotional support specialist Tosh Montee and Brandon counseling intern “Miss Tracy.” Based on the work of Dr. Daniel J. Siegel and Tina Payne Bryson, come learn how to demystify the meltdowns and aggravations as they explain the new science of how a child’s brain is wired and how to survive everyday parenting struggles. Seating is limited – please see signup sheet in the office. For more information, please call Tracy Johansson at 689-2733.
TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN (TK) INFORMATION NIGHT – MONDAY, March 3rd from 5:30-6:30 pm
A Transitional Kindergarten (TK) Parent Information Night will be held Monday, March 3rd from 5:30-6:30 pm at the District Office Board Room (401 N. Fairview Avenue). Children who turn 5 years old between September 2nd and December 2nd, 2014 are eligible for TK. Please attend if you would like more information about our district’s program.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
President’s Day – School Holiday – No Classes – Monday, February 17th
BOWWOW – Bike on Wednesday, Walk on Wednesday – Every Wednesday
Brandon’s Parenting Support Group Meeting – Wednesday, February 19th from 6:30-8:00 pm in Room 21
Kindergarten Information Night – Thursday, February 27th from 6:30-7:30 pm in the MPR
Dr. Seuss Day – Friday, February 28th
TK Information Night – Monday, March 3rd from 5:30-6:30 pm at District Office Board Room