Announcements

  • Happy Spring!  The boys and girls will be learning about the signs of Spring and how the bears will be waking up from their long winter nap.  The children will be taking their bears home on Monday as it is the First Day of Spring.   
         
  • The boys and girls are keeping a wind chart throughout the month of March.  The children have learned the saying "March comes in like a lion and goes out like a lamb".  The boys and girls have talked about the two different animals, and wind and a gentle breeze.   
       
  • Two April Scholastic book orders will be sent home on Monday, March 20th.  The one April Scholastic book order is Firefly and the other April Scholastic Book order is Early Childhood.  Attached to the April book order is a coupon for a purchase of a $5 book and one free book worth up to $5 with your child's April Scholastic book order.  If you are interested in ordering books for April, order forms are due back on Friday, March 24th.  
     
  • You will see in your child's folder Hand Writing Without Tears Number 9 Book.  Number 9 Book is being sent home for your child to practice counting, coloring, and writing the number 9.  Please return Number 9 Book by Friday, March 24th.  Thank you in advance for your time and help in this matter.
     
  • Just a friendly reminder, Second Trimester report cards were sent home last Thursday, March 9th.  Please sign the envelope under Second Trimester and return the empty envelope to school as soon as possible, if you have not done so.
     
  • There are some wonderful activities planned for the children to explore and learn throughout the week.  We will be going in to Week 3, Theme 8: "Let's Move!".  The children will learn more about movement and following directions, the letter I from alphafriend Iggy Iguana, #9, the spring season, wind and air, the season of Lent, and Easter.  This week in religion, the children will be learning about baptism and listening to the Gospel story when Jesus meets the Samaritan woman at the well.    
     
  •  Just a friendly reminder that Pizza Day will be on Fridays during Lent and not on Thursdays.  Pizza Day will return to Thursdays on April 20th.

  • If you have a picture of your child's baptism, please send this picture in on Friday, March 24th.  Your child will share his/her baptism picture with his/her friends during religion.
     
  • The Pre-K Parents Prayer Service Breakfast is fast approaching.  This special event is on Friday, March 31st in the cafeteria, from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m..  The children are working hard learning songs and making things for this special event.  Please RSVP to my school email address sevans@waldrnmercy.org.  When you arrive for this special event, please sign in at the front desk in the Lobby, then go to the school cafeteria.

  • Tigerfest the school's auction is two weeks away.  Tigerfest, "Down the Rabbit Hole" is on Saturday, April 1st at the Hilton on City Avenue in the Grand Ballroom from  6 p.m. to 10 p.m..  A portion of this year's Tigerfest Auction proceeds will be used to upgrade our playgrounds. Please support this annual fund raiser. Our students will thank you!  Please look for the following items from PreK-A: 1) A Gift Basket with Sheldon the Sharing Sheep, Draw and Write Notebook, and a Melissa and Doug Farm Floor Puzzle; 2) a Gift Basket of 5 books made by PreK-A Class; and 3) my Teacher Gift ( a Princess Tea Party or a Dino Dig Party).  Hope to see you all on Saturday, April 1st at Tigerfest: "Down the Rabbit Hole".