Falcon Newsletter - February 22, 2018

Thu, 02/22/2018 - 3:20pm
Falcon Newsletter 2/8/18

Important Dates


Wednesday, Feb. 14  

     Valentine’s Celebrations & 100th Day of School Celebrations

Thursday, Feb.15

     Grade 1 Math/Reading Night, 6:30-7:30pm

     Grade 3 PTA Parent/Child Dance, 6:30-8:00pm

Friday, Feb. 16  

     No School for Students – Professional Development Day for Staff

Monday, Feb. 19

     President’s Day – No School

Tuesday, Feb. 20 

     PTA Dine-Out Night at Roma’s

Wednesday, Feb. 21

     Food Pantry, 6:00-7:30pm

Monday, March 5

     PK, K and New 1st Grade Student Registration for 2018-2019

Wednesday, March 7

     Progress Reports Sent Home
     PTA Meeting, 7:00pm


From the Principal. . .

Dear Phelps Luck Families,
    As you know, the flu and virus season is upon us!  We have had many students out for illnesses.  Just a reminder, your child needs to be well and fever free without medication for at least 24 hours before coming back to school.  MORE


School News

Girls on the Run

Girls on the Run registration opens February11. Girls on the Run® is a life-changing, experiential learning program for girls in 3rd – 5th grade. MORE


Hero Boys – Running Club

Hero Boys is a youth development and engagement program for boys in 3rd – 5th grades. Using running as a base activity, MORE


Early Dismissal Procedures:

If you need to pick up your child early for an appointment that is close to the end of the school day, please do so before 3:00pm.  After 3:00pm it is very difficult for our front office staff to get students while assisting with dismissal procedures.  We appreciate your assistance with this!  Thank you!


PLES Family FIT Night!

Our third Family Fit Night was a HUGE success earlier this week!  Thank you to Mr. Deppen, Mr. Nunn and Fit2Order for the great event!  Thank you to our staff that assisted with the evening!  It was a fun evening for everyone!

From the Health Room

The health room is in dire need of pants donations and underwear for boys and girls (small sizes, i.e., 4-14), please no shirts or socks.  Thank you for any donations you can provide!


If you have moved or plan on moving, please notify the office of your new address. You will need to bring your new lease/deed and a current utility bill to the office in order for your child’s record to be updated.

From the Community

Please visit the Community News and Programs page http://www.hcpss.org/community-news-and-programs/on the HCPSS website for announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations.


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