Report Cards will be coming home today.  Please sign and return the envelope as soon as possible.
Music Program Our program has been reschedules to March 17th at the High School auditorium.  Students are encouraged to dress up as a “super hero” or wear their Northside t-shirt. Battle of the Books This event is scheduled for Friday, April 1st.  The primary battle (2nd/3rd grades) will be in the morning.  The intermediate battle …
March 2nd      Read Across America March 3rd      Spring Pictures March 3rd      Music Program March 4th      Battle Book Tryouts March 4th      Jump Rope for Heart March 5th      Spring Carnival March 11th    Field Trip  
Student will exchange Valentine’s on Friday, February 12th.  We have 19 students.  To make things easier, leave the “To;” blank and just fill in the “From” with your student’s name.  Doing this eliminates a lot of chaos during the exchange process.
You will find weekly newsletters by clicking on the tab “Newsletter” below my picture heading. Snow days will change our specials schedule.  Students are scheduled to have library when we return to school.    
I hope everyone had a great holiday break.  It felt good to be off but its great to be back!!  Students have started off with a BANG this week.  They have given enormous on the MAP test this week. And even the reading fluencies have taken a huge leap upward!!  Way to start the year kids!!
We will be having our Christmas Party on Friday, December 18th. It will be after we eat brunch. I do not have an exact time, but should be around 10:30. We will have a gift exchange during the party. Each student wishing to participate should bring a toy related to your student’s gender. The gift …
Students will be bringing home fluency practice in addition to their AR book each night for homework.  The purpose for this practice is to learn to read in phrases.  Once they begin doing this…fluency will increase.  This is not a timed activity.  Students should read with their best reading voice and read each phrase fluently …
We will be having our Christmas Party on Friday, December 18th.  More information will be in next week’s Newsletter.