Parents: Please send your child to school with gardening gloves- if you have some- for Monday, April 30. All of our students and staff will participate in a belated Earth Day activity. The action we are taking is to spruce up and clean up our school grounds. We will be picking up trash and garbage and pulling weeds. Thanks in advance!
Reminder that all 5th grade baby and current pictures are due by May 4th.
Rouge River field trip permission slips for 5th grade are due this Friday, April 27th. The field trip is Thursday, May 3rd from 10:00-1:30. 5th graders must pack a lunch to eat on the field trip.
We are finishing M-Step for 5th grade with Social Studies this week. Please make sure your child eats a healthy breakfast, gets a good night’s sleep, arrives to school on time, brings a water bottle and snacks (gum and mints are allowed) on testing days.
Safety and service squad Tiger permission slips are due this week. If your child planned on going please make sure to turn them in as soon as possible.
Thank you to the parents that sign up to be a chaperone we are all set!!! I know I’ll be going home this week.
Congrats to Julianna and Noor on being picked to read their poems today at our care to the core assembly. Nice job ladies!!!
Hello, Parents! If you are missing some items you might want to check out the Lost and Found at Snow. We will put everything on tables in the lobby for Thursday, 4/19-Monday, 4/23. At the end of the day on Monday we will donate any leftover unclaimed items. There is A LOT of stuff, please take a look and claim what is yours! Thanks!!
Just a reminder that the 4th and 5th grade classes will be walking to Stout Middle School this Wednesday, April 18th at 9:00 a.m. to see the play “The Addams Family”. Students must turn in a permission slip in order to attend the walking field trip. Students should dress warmly and wear comfortable walking shoes. We will return to school between 11:15 and 11:30 and go straight to lunch.
There are still a few open slots if you’re able to chaperone for our tigers safety service squad reward day. Your Background check must be already completed.
Please use the link below to sign up.
5th grade continues M-Step testing this Tuesday and Thursday in Math and Friday in Science. Please make sure your child gets a good night’s sleep, eats a healthy breakfast, arrives to school on time, and brings water and snacks to school (including mint gum or candies).
All 4th and 5th graders will be walking to Stout this Wednesday to see “The Addams Family” play. Students must turn in a permission slip by Wednesday morning in order to attend. Please wear comfortable shoes for walking.
Spring Pictures are Tuesday, April 17th for those people who are paying for pictures. If you do not send in money for Spring Pictures, then your child will not get any pictures taken.
5th graders – please remember to bring your instruments on the correct day. There are only a few weeks left of band.
Monday is woodwinds and brass, Wednesday is violins and percussion.
Synergize assembly this Friday at 3:00 p.m.
The Care to the Core poetry contest ends this Friday. Any students who wish to enter the contest must complete a poem at home about anti-bullying and submit it to Ms. Sherlock by Friday, April 20th. The winning class poem will be read by the student at the Care to the Core assembly on Monday, April 23rd.
On Monday, April 23, every Dearborn Public School will highlight the great ways their school is working to create a safe school environment during the first-ever “Care to the Core Day.” Each school will participate in an activity or program that demonstrates programs that are centered on helping students resolve conflicts, understanding the impact of their behaviors, and creating a safer school environment.
Snow Elementary School will also be taking place in the festivities with a guest speaker talking to our school community, Mr. Ali Sayed. Ali is the Founder and CEO of HYPE Athletics Community, the highly popular organization that offers athletics, fitness, education and social services to the entire Metro-Detroit area including but not limited to Dearborn, Dearborn Heights, etc. Ali is also a member of the Dearborn Education Foundation, an officer position he has held for almost 10 years on the Board of Directors. Ali is also a proud graduate of Dearborn High School where he graduated from in 1999.
In addition, Snow Elementary School will be also be taking part in a “Care to the Core” Poem Contest, whereby students in grades K-5 will be able to write a poem to be shared during our assembly on being a leader and being an Upstander. We encourage you to work with your child to create a poem that they would be proud to share in front of the entire school community on this day. Here is the rubric:
Lastly, on this day, everyone school-wide will wear blue to take a stand against bullying and encourage acceptance, kindness and leadership.
The event is from 2:15 p.m. till 3:15 p.m.
Yours in Education,
Mrs. Amal Alcodray – Principal
There are a few spots left. If you are able to chaperone/ joining us please make sure your background check is completed by April 12th. This can be done in the office with our secretary Michelle.
This year Tigers game will take place on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 from 12:00-4:45 pm.
Thank you for all your help and support!!