Honor Roll Breakfasts will be held on Thursday, April 17 and Friday, April 18. Second and third grade students who made Honor Roll will have their Breakfast on Thursday. Fourth grade students will have their breakfast on Friday. Honor Roll students will receive an invitation from his/her teacher. We hope that you will help us recognize your child’s academic achievements on those days and attend his or her special breakfast.
Join us on April 22, 7:30-8:30 a.m. for our Family Literacy and Math Morning. Your family will play games together. Phonics, Figures, Food, and Fun! It is free to all Lowell families. Be sure to RSVP to the school office.
Parents are invited to attend the next session of PAC – Parents Are the Core, which is scheduled for Thursday, April 17 from 6:30-8:00 p.m. The topic for this session is DISCIPLINE MATTERS: Getting the Behavior You Want From Your Child at Home and At School. A free dinner will be served, followed by a short interactive presentation for parents. Those who attend may enroll children from grades K-12 in PAC KIDS for the evening. A registration form was sent home with all students on Friday, March 14. Parents who attend will discuss discipline issues and strategies for addressing them. Please plan to attend.
PARENTS ARE THE CORE
Throughout the 2013-2014 school year, sessions will be offered for parents. Topics include UNDERSTANDING YOUR CHILD’S REPORT CARD, HOMEWORK TIPS, DISCIPLINE, and SPECIAL NEEDS. Parents who register in advance may enroll their school-age children in PAC KIDS – Pizza and Computers, which includes free pizza and special planned activities using the school computer lab. Sessions were held on September 19th and November 13th. Remaining session are from 6:30-8:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 17 and Wednesday, May 14. Watch for information to come home with your student.
Lowell students whose parents are registered for PAC (Parents are the Core) are eligible to participate in PAC KIDS. (PIZZA AND COMPUTERS). Evening sessions will be held throughout the 2013-2014 school year. Students will enjoy free pizza along with fun activities using the school computer lab such as playing educational games, improving academic skills through educational practice, and creating original art and documents.
Pop those tabs for Riley Hospital
Third graders have been collecting aluminum pull tabs from pop cans. These tabs will be collected and given to Riley Hospital for Children. Riley is able to turn in the tabs for money. The hospital uses the money to help the children and families at the hospital. Please help third grade help Riley! Save the tabs and bring them to school. Please help our Third grade and Riley hospital by collecting your tabs throughout the entire school year! Pop tab update as of 2/12/14: 3rd grade has now collected 150 pounds of pop tabs this school year.
Lowell Elementary held their Kindness and Justice Challenge Celebration today. The afternoon was certainly one of celebration! Kindergarten students and the Lowell Choir performed for the audience of students, staff, parents, administrators, and special guests. During the months of January and February students raised money for Riley Hospital for Children, American Heart Association, and the Early Childhood Center tuition support program. Checks were presented to Riley ($1,100), Heart Association ($1,000), and Early Childhood Center ($2,100).At Lowell, Everybody is Somebody Special!