United Way Coin Campaign:
Monday, October 16: Bring in Pennies & wear Purple or Pink
Tuesday, October 17: Bring in Nickels & wear a Necktie or Scarf
Wednesday, October 18: Bring in Dimes & wear Daydreaming P.J.’s
Thursday, October 19: Bring in Quarters & wear some Quirky Socks
Friday, October 20: Bring in a Dollar & wear Dazzling Shades
RED RIBBON WEEK!
Red Ribbon week is fast approaching, this year it will be from October 23 - 27th. The theme this year for RR week is "Your future is key, so be healthy." The Character Counts committee would like to host some theme days to promote healthy living. We will have 4 theme days. The theme days are as follows.
Monday the 23rd - Sports Day, 'Sports keep you healthy'
Tuesday the 24th - Silly Socks Day 'Sock it to drugs.'
Wednesday the 25th - Hat Day, 'Hat's off to a healthy lifestyle.'
Thursday the 26th - Wacky Day, 'It's ok to be wacky, but we still need to be healthy.'
Friday the 27th - School Colors Day, 'It's cool to be in school.
Students who participate will be entered into a daily drawing. Winning students will be awarded a gift certificate to a local fast food restaurant.
October Dates to Remember
19 - PTO Meeting at 5:30 p.m.
20 - 1st Grade Grandparents Day 1:45 p.m.
31 - Half Day of School/Teacher's Institute 11:30 a.m. dismissal - No lunch
10:00 a.m. Halloween Parade -outside, weather permitting,
classroom parties to follow.
November 1st - Picture retakes
November 7th - McKinley Culver's Night - Save the Date!
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Ottawa Elementary School District 141
cordially invites you to the dedication of the
Spangler STEM Lab.
Please join us October 23, 2017
6:00 p.m. in the Shepherd cafeteria.
An Open House will immediatly follow in the lab
6:15 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.