February 22, 2017

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Wednesday Newsletter

Feb. 22, 2017

Thank you

Thank you to all parents who attended the mandatory conferences on Feb. 16 and 17. We enjoyed seeing you at Chaparral and informing you of academic progress.  

Family Event

Please plan to attend the PTA hosted Literacy Night on February 24 from 5:00-7:00pm.  Staff members have planned fun family events and there will be dinner provided. The Scholastic BOGO Book Fair will be open during the first hour of Literacy Night.

Buy-One-Get-One-Free Book Fair:  February 23-March 1

Future Family Event: Spring Carnival and Silent Auction April 22, 2017   11:00-3:00

PARCC Information for Families: Mrs. Korce and Ms. Gustafson will still be available for Open Lab time for families on Wednesday to share information regarding the PARCC Assessment to be given in April. Lab time will be Wednesday, Feb. 22 from 6:00-7:00.  Parents in grade levels 3-6 are encouraged to attend with child/ren.  

Sports:

Volleyball games will be on Saturdays

Basketball Tournaments begin this week with the final games at St. Mike’s.  Schedule of games to be announced.  

Attendance:  Last week Chaparral’s attendance was 94.7% and Amy Biehl’s was 94.2% (WE won!!!) Our Goal is 97%.

PBIS : (Positive Behavior Interventions and Supports)  We are creating an all-school system to support and encourage positive behaviors throughout the school.  This involves training of the staff, planning lessons for common areas of the school  (playground, cafeteria, etc.) and input from parents. If you would like to assist, please contact Mrs. Korce. Our goal is to create a supportive climate for all members of the Chaparral Community by positively communicating behavior expectations.

Please feel free to call with any questions or concerns,                                                      

Coleen A. Korce  505-467-1402; 505-204-9184