5/20/2018 Weekly Message

Good Evening Sandy Plains Families,
This is Mr. Harrington with the Sunday Weekly Message.   
School News
  • PARCC testing continues this week at Sandy Plains.  PARCC is a state-wide test that assesses students on their mastery of grade level standards.  This week, our 5th grade students will be taking PARCC. Please make sure your student gets enough rest throughout the week and arrives to school on-time so he or she does not miss any testing.  Good luck to all of our students on PARCC, we know you will do a great job!!
  • This Tuesday evening is our spring concert!  Please join us for our spring concert starting at 6:30pm.  Our students have been working hard and I know they will put on a great performance!
  • This Wednesday will be our last Family Book Club of the year.  Please join us  Wednesday starting at 3:30pm for our Family Book Club.
  • Marathon Kids will be meeting twice this week.  Marathon Kids will meet after school on Tuesday and Thursday in the cafeteria at 3:30pm.  The final run for all Marathon Kids’ participants will be on Thursday, May 31st
  • All 5th grade families are reminded to return their residency verification forms as soon as possible.  This is an important piece of documentation needed as your student transitions to middle school next year.  If you have any questions please call our main office.
  • We will be on the day B Special Area schedule tomorrow.
PTA News
  • Our next PTA meeting is on June 4 at 4pm.  Please join us on Monday, June 4th for our last PTA meeting of the school year.
  • Wednesday night Chick-Fil-A will be hosting Sandy Plains PTA Night.  This event will take place on Wednesday evening from 5-9pm. 
  • This year, our Sandy Plains PTA will be hosting a talent show for all interested students.  Try-outs for the talent show will be on May 24th at 4pm.  The PTA is asking that all students interested in trying out sign up by the end of the day tomorrow. The talent show will be taking place on Thursday, June 7 at 4:30pm.
  • Mark your calendars, our second annual Color Run will take place on Friday, June 1 at 4pm.  This is a fun event for all participants and helps to raise money for our Sandy Plains PTA.   We are still in need of volunteers for this event.  If you are interested in helping please contact our main office.
Thanks for your continued support and have a wonderful evening.