Camanche Elementary Newsletter
March 28, 2019
CULTURE FAIR – TONIGHT!
Tour the world during our Culture Fair Open Houses! The fourth graders are sharing their learning centers this evening from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. in the gym. The tour guides for tonight’s Culture Fair are Jayda Clements, Avery Davis, Kady Dunnett, Bobby Evers, Olivia Harridge, Harper Hoge, Lily Horner, Sadie Johnson, Bently Nelson, Jillian Pfohl, Mason Rickertsen, Josie Srp, Easton Steffes, and Emma Tichler. Each of these fourth grade students has researched one country and they would enjoy sharing what they have learned with you!
Our third grade Culture Fair students will be sharing their projects on Thursday, April 4th.
CULTURE FAIR PARADE
Come join the fun! All students are invited to participate in our school’s Culture Fair parade. Any student can bring an item from another country or wear some clothing from another country and be in the Culture Fair parade. The parade is April 2nd and begins at 2:15 p.m. Our parade is mostly within the building. Families are invited to watch the parade.
HEALTHY HABITS CALENDAR
March Healthy Habits calendars are due MONDAY! Your student should also be bringing home an April calendar by Monday. The April calendar is also attached if you would like to print it yourself. Any students that complete at least 23 days of activities listed on the calendar AND return the calendar to school on Wednesday, May 1st will receive an extra recess with Mr. D.!
CES READING GOAL
As a school we have set a goal of 98,500 minutes in the month of March. So far, we have read 83,924 minutes. We will celebrate with an extra 30 minutes of art on Friday, April 5th if/when we reach our goal. Thank you for helping support this work!
If your student is going to be absent, will arrive late, or needs to leave early, please make sure to call the main office no later than 9 a.m. on the day of the absence, tardy or early dismissal.
Our attendance is currently 95.75%. We as a school have set a goal of 97%. Thank you for working with us to reach that goal, EVERY DAY matters.
DATES TO REMEMBER
March 28th Culture Fair Open House Featuring 4th Grade Participants
April 2nd International Parade at 2:15 p.m.
April 4th Culture Fair Open House Featuring 3rd Grade Participants
April 18th Snow Day Make Up Day
April 19th & 22nd NO SCHOOL – Spring Break
April 25th 3rd Grade to National Mississippi River Museum & Aquarium
May 6th TK & K Music Informance at 6:00 p.m. & 1st Grade Music Informance at 6:45 p.m.
May 7th Mrs. Klahn’s and Mrs.. Bielenberg’s Classes to the Arboretum
May 9th Mrs. Keeney’s and Mrs. Simmons’s Classes to the Arboretum
May 9th 2nd Grade Music Informance at 6:00 p.m. & 3rd Grade Music Informance at 6:45 p.m.
May 13th Regional Battle of the Books
May 16th 4th Grade Music Informance at 6:00 p.m.
May 23rd Kindergarten to Bettendorf Family Museum
May 23rd 4th Grade Track & Field Day
May 27th NO SCHOOL – Memorial Day
May 31st 3rd Grade Track & Field Day
June 3rd Snow Day Make Up Day
June 3rd 2nd Grade Bike Rodeo
June 3rd 3rd Grade to Rock Creek
June 4th Snow Day Make Up Day – Last Day of School (provided we have no more cancellations)
Yours in education,
Aimee Dohse – Principal