Week Of 9-14-2014

Post date: Sep 14, 2014 1:49:28 PM

Student Paperwork- There are still some students who do not have their paperwork completed. Please return on Monday, September 15, 2014. A lot of this paperwork is for emergency situations. Please help us have the best possible plan in place for your child.

Drills-We have been practicing all sorts of drills (Fire, Lock Down, etc.) with your children. Please be aware that we will practice these throughout the school year. On occasion the fire department will run some as well as the police department. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the school.

Healthy Snack-We are happy to announce that we have been able to continue to offer a healthy snack this school year. The district was able to get a grant for a third year in a row. Beginning tomorrow, Monday, September 15th there will be a fresh fruit or vegetable provided for each classroom every day of the week. The snack will be provided until funding runs out.

School Improvement Team (SIT)- Thank you to all of you who showed interest in joining our SIT. Our first organizational meeting will be on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at 3:30PM. Will be creating other meeting dates and times to help accommodate more Callahan Parents.

Callahan Picture Day-Creative Photography by Jeanne Hauser will be here to take our students’ pictures on Monday, September 29, 2014. Forms will be coming home later this month.

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The Callahan PTF will have its first meeting on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 6:00PM.

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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: