5th Grade Camp Pinewood Payment/Forms

Reminder that 5th grade Camp Pinewood forms and payment ($94/student and $42/chaperone) are due this coming Wednesday, September 27th.  Please remember that it is CASH ONLY.  Thank you to the families that have already turned in their paperwork and/or money!

M-Step scores coming home today

M-Step scores from your child’s testing this past May will be coming home today.  Please check your child’s homework folder for this important paper.


Reminder that all Weekly Reading Logs are due on Monday.

Have a great weekend:)

Week of September 18-22

Thank you to all of the wonderful families that attended Open House last Thursday!

4th grade Spelling words (short /i/ and /o/ vowel patterns):  person, interest, district, trim, adopt, strong, common, timber, grin, blog

Content words:  question, experiment, hypothesis, solution, conclusion

5th grade Spelling words (long and short /e/ vowel patterns):  restless, express, sentence, speaker, freezer, defeat, succeed, increase, expand

Content words:  theme, details, challenge, factor, characters


Any student that was invited to join Honor’s Choir from Mr. Stinson should subscribe to the Honor’s Choir blog at http://iblog.dearbornschools.org/honorschoir/.

Attention 5th graders…the $70 fee for instrumental band has been waived this year.  There will not be a charge for renting an instrument.  Please turn in you instrument choice paper as soon as possible.  Ms. Oren will be here on Wednesday to collect the papers.

Final call for 5th graders ordering the “Snow School Class of 2018” t-shirts.  All money and forms are due by this Wednesday, September 20th.  This is the shirt that all of the 5th graders sign and wear for different events throughout the year.  This will be the only opportunity to purchase this shirt so don’t wait!

5th Grade Camp Pinewood forms and camp/bus fees ($94/student, $42/adult chaperone) are due by Wednesday, September 27th.  CASH ONLY please:)  Please return the last two front and back papers from the packet you received to your classroom teacher along with payment.


Our class will have Media Center check out every Tuesday from 9:00-9:20 am.  Each student will be able to check out 2 books.  Please make sure all books are returned every Tuesday so your child may check out new books.


Reminder that all Weekly Reading Logs are due on Monday.  If a child does not turn in their Reading Log and/or does not have a parent signature, he/she will walk the track during recess.  This is a 4th/5th grade policy for all students.

Honor’s Choir

Welcome back! I hope you are already off to a great new year! This is just a gentle reminder to remind your students you have suggested for Honors Choir to sign up for choir via the blog-if they haven’t already done so!
All info regarding Honors Choir can be found on the Elementary Honors Choir Blog:

Open House TONIGHT!

Reminder that tonight (Thursday, September 14th) is Open House for Snow School from 6:00-7:30 pm.  I look forward to seeing everyone’s family!

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5th grade Camp Pinewood

Reminder that the Camp Pinewood surveys are due tomorrow.  There will be extras available at Open House tonight.


Reminder that the order forms for the Class of “18” shirts are due by Wednesday, September 20th.  Short sleeve are $10 and long sleeve are $12.  If you do not order them at this time, they will NOT be available later in the year.  Remember that 5th graders wear these shirts for different events throughout the year.  It’s also a great memento for 5th grade:)

5th grade Instrumental Music -GREAT NEWS!!!

We have outstanding news from the main office. There is no longer a charge for instrumental music! If your child is interested in taking instrumental music, just fill out the form indicating which instruments they are interested in!


Lunch Menu Changes

From Ms. Denise (new kitchen manager):

Due to a severe allergy to shell fish, I am unable to cook shrimp poppers. So September 18th we will be serving Nachos and Cheese. After this any time shrimp poppers is on the menu it we be Hamburgers. Also Chefs Choice, September 29th, we will have Quesadilla.