1st Grade Newsletter

April 27, 2018


Dear First Grade Families,

What a beautiful week it has been. The first graders enjoyed lots of sunshine, animal-themed dress, mowing their mini lawns, playing outside with our 5th grade buddies, and the Walkathon. Thank you to everyone who was outside today cheering on our first graders in the Walkathon.

Important Dates:

Center for Wooden Boats Field Trip:

Tuesday, May 8th – 1A

Wednesday, May 9th – 1B

  • Your student MUST have a labeled booster seat.
  • Wear proper shoes. Sneakers are preferred.
  • Free Dress. We will go regardless of the weather. Clothes should be suitable for the weather.


First Grade Reading Rodeo: Wednesday, May 23rd  from 1-2:30 P.M.  This is an event for first graders and parents only.  Invitations are due no later than May 11th.


Library:  On 5/15 (1A-Hurley) and 5/22 (1B-Brousseau) first graders will be walking to the Northeast Branch Library from 1:30-2:45. If you would like your child to check out books, they will need a library card.  A hard copy of the application went out already.  If you need a new copy, see attached.  If you are available to walk with us, please email Ms. Prewitt.  (Younger siblings welcome.)


Tickets on Sale Now for the Spring Musical, The Music Man! Performance dates: Thursday, May 10, 7 pm; Friday, May 11, 7 pm; Saturday, May 12, 7 pm; Sunday, May 13, 2:30 pm


Have a great weekend!

-The First Grade Team