Upcoming Activities at Smith Elementary:
November 25 - 1st Grade to MSU Planetarium
November 26-28 - Thanksgiving Break
December 5 - Trimester One Complete
December 8 - No school, Teacher work day
December 10 - Winter Music Concert at Stockbridge High School
Kindergarten/1st: Drop off at 5:30p.m., concert begins at 5:45 p.m.
2nd/3rd grade: Drop off at 6:45 p.m., concert begins at 7:00p.m.
December 11 - PTO Winter Carnival, Call 517-375-0970 to add your name to volunteers
OK2SAY is a Michigan Department of Education sponsored program that is designed for students, parents, school personnel, community members, and law enforcement to report planned school attacks, weapons, assault, bullying/cyberbulling, threats and more. Tips will be forwarded to the appropriate school, local and/or state agencies. Click on the banner to learn more or to submit a report.
The Michigan Department of Education (MDE), Office of Great Start/Early Childhood Education and Family Services, is pleased to announce the Transition to Kindergarten Parent Guides have been updated and are posted at http://www.michigan.gov/mde/0,1607,7-140-6530_6809-152726--,00.html. These Parent Guides are a series of tip sheets which highlight a variety of questions parents may have when their children are entering kindergarten.
Parents - please check out this at-home reading link from the U.S. Department of Education.