Lower Elementary 1 Newsletter

Ms. Gin Gin/Ms. Jennifer



May 2017

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Sunday, April 30th:  Sidewalk Sale Chalk Sunday - Cover the sidewalks with messages to our teachers and assistants.  No crayons or markers please.

Monday, May 1st:  Breakfast Buffet - Drop off a dish for a delicious breakfast for our teachers and assistants.  Label all dishes/utensils so we may return them to you.

Tuesday, May 2nd:  Say It In A Note - Students send in homemade cards/notes to say thank you.

Wednesday, May 3rd:  Make Their Day - Students bring flowers for their teachers and assistants.

Thursday, May 4th:  A Cool Afternoon Treat - PTO will be providing Teachers and All Staff Members ice cream.

Friday, May 5th:  Lunch With A Gift - PTO will be providing sandwiches and a gift to all teachers and staff.

        Musical Explorers field trip is this Tuesday, May 2nd. Please sign and return your child's blue permission slip (which is in their folder) along with $2 no later than Monday, May 1st. I ordered school lunches for those students who normally order school lunch, otherwise, please send your child to school with home lunch. We will board the busses at 11:00A.M. and return at 2:00P.M. Thank you.🎶

Save The Date: Friday, May 12th.  WE STILL NEED VOLUNTEERS PLEASE!  Counts towards Family Service Hours if you still need them or just want to help out.. Thanks!Image result for sweetfeet

Thank you LE1 families for volunteering to donate snacks for the months of January - May, 2017.  So thankful for you all.  Please don’t forget to adhere to our snack/nutrition policy.

Snack Week for the

Months of

January 2017 - May 2017

Month of January (Thank you!!!)

Week of 01/04 - 01/06 Ms. Gin2

Week of 01/09 - 01/13 Cydni*

Week of 01/17 - 01/20 Alex

Week of 01/23 - 01/27 Whisparis

Week of 01/30 - 02/03 McKenzie

Month of February (Thank you!!!)

Week of 02/06 - 02/10 Isaiah*

Week of 02/13 - 02/17 Connor*

Week of 02/20 - 02/24 Noah B.*

Week of 02/27 - 03/03 Jaden B.*

Month of March (Thank you!!!)

Week of 03/06 - 03/10 Esteban*

Week of 03/13 - 03/16 Donavan

Week of 03/27 - 03/31 Kendall*

Month of April (Thank you!!!)

Week of 04/03 - 04/07 Adam*

Week of 04/10 - 04/14 Aaralynn*

Week of 04/17 - 04/21 Jason*

Week of 04/24 - 04/28 Ms. Gin Gin


Month of May

Week of 05/01 - 05/05 Aaliyah

Week of 05/15 - 05/19 Caleb*

Week of 05/08 - 05/12 Harlan*

*means birthday or halfway birthday week

Week of May 1st - 5th ~ Teacher Appreciation Week

Tuesday, May 2nd ~ Lower El Field Trip ~ Savannah Music Festival

Friday, May 12th ~ CEMCS Field Day 9:00a.m. - 3:00p.m.

Week of May 1st - 12th ~ Spring AIMSWeb Reading and Math  Assessments and Spring Writing Test

Friday, May 19th ~ Last Day for Students (Have a great summer!

May 9th - End of the Year Picnic and 2016-2017 Board Elections for Vice-President and Director of Membership. 

For more information: www.cemcspto.org

Friday, May 5th & Week of May 15th - 19th        This is a PTO fundraiser.  Students contribute $1.00 to wear non-uniform bottoms and $1.00 to wear non-uniform tops; non-uniform dress is $2.00.  If a green PTO shirt is worn with uniform bottoms, no contribution for the non-uniform top is necessary. Thank you parents for your donations.

The Savannah BananasGO BANANAS! Savannah Bananas! Please make sure to pre-order your tickets for the June 2nd Savannah Bananas baseball game through the CEMCO PTO by MAY 8th! Tickets are $15.00 and include admission to the game as well as ALL YOU CAN EAT hamburgers, hotdogs, chicken sandwiches, popcorn, soda, water, and dessert! There will also be a fireworks display immediately after the game! It's great fun for the whole family! (Children 3 years and younger are FREE admission.)  ***CEMCO PTO receives $5.00 for every ticket sold***

  1. paper towels
  2. Clorox or Lysol Wipes
  3. Forks and spoons

Useful Websites

  1. www.cemco.org (CEMCS Website)
  2. www.cemcspto.org (PTO Website)
  3. www.facebook.com/groups/CEMCSLE1/ (LE1 Classroom Parent Facebook)