Week Of 2-8-2015

Post date: Feb 8, 2015 1:32:20 PM


PARCC Testing……

More information to follow soon…...but please keep these dates in mind:

Grade 5 Testing

Mon, March 16- ELA Session 1

Tues, March 17- ELA Session 2

Wed, March 18-ELA Session 3

Thu, March 19- Math Session 1

Fri, March 20-Math Session 2

Grade 4 Testing

Mon, March 23- ELA Session 1

Tues, March 24- ELA Session 2

Wed, March 25-ELA Session 3

Thu, March 26- Math Session 1

Fri, March 27-Math Session 2

Grade 3Testing

Mon, March 30- ELA Session 1

Tues, March 31- ELA Session 2

Wed, April 1-ELA Session 3

Thu, April 2- Math Session 1

Fri, April 3-Math Session 2

Please make every effort to have your child in school on these days. There is make-up time in the schedule but it is best that they test with their regular classmates.

Pennies For Patients is going into the last week…...We are hoping for a big finish!! if you have some pennies hanging around the house please think about donating them to the Pennies for Patients. We have reached the $500 point which means that one lucky classroom will win a pizza party. I wonder who it will be?

Spring Breakfast-The annual Callahan Spring breakfast will take place on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Please save the date.

Ear Buds- If you have any questions about ear buds, please contact me.

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There are two flyers attached about the Yearbook. One is for 5th grade students to put their baby picture in the yearbook and the other is for all parents who want to add a “Messages from the Heart” in the yearbook(a personalized message for your child). Please contact the school if you have any questions.

*Yearbook forms are out. If you have any questions, please contact the school. If you would like to order online you may do so at the following website: YBPay.lifetouch.com with the Callahan yearbook code: 2273415

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Negative Lunch Balance-The negative balance policy is in effect. The new negative balance limits for full pay students is - $19.50 this price reflects the new increase allowing full pay students to charge up to five breakfasts and five lunches. The reduced limit remains at -$3.50. If your child’s account goes over this amount they will have an alternate lunch of that consists of two sides, milk and a sunny butter and jelly sandwich. Please visit the school district’s lunch program for more information:


To add money to your child’s account electronically: https://www.myschoolbucks.com/index.jsp

Please visit our school website for important messages at: