We have had a good week getting back into our routines. We enjoyed hearing all about everyone's Fall Break. Your attendance at parent/teacher conferences was greatly appreciated. It takes us all working together for our students to be successful. Below are a few important dates:
Fall Festival October 29th
Red Ribbon Week (Say no to Drugs) October 28th - November 1st
worked hard this week taking the STAR Reading and Math Tests. These tests will
show if our students are improving and showing growth in reading and math. We
look forward to sharing these results with you at conferences.
will take place the week after Fall Break on Thursday,October 17th.A sign-up sheet is coming home in the Friday
Folder.We encourage everyone to sign up
for a time. It is very important to have great communication between home and
school. In order for your child to succeed and be the best he/she can be, we
need to work together. We look forward to meeting with you.
CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR WIN LAST NIGHT! GOOD LUCK TO OUR FOOTBALL PLAYERS & CHEERLEADERS IN YOUR GAMES THIS SATURDAY! WE ARE PROUD OF YOU!
IMPORTANT EVENTS *PTO Meeting- Monday, Sept. 9th @ 6 pm *BLOOD DRIVE- Wednesday, September 11th from 12:00-5:00 pm *We would like to invite all of our 3rd grade grandparents to
come eat breakfast with us on Thursday, Sept. 12th. Our breakfast time is 8:05
We hope you can come!
We had a busy week, and we are getting into routines and learning a lot! Thanks for signing assignment books and helping with homework. You may notice skills and requirements increase in Third Grade. It will take us all working together to succeed!
Good News! All students will get some PE time on Wednesdays. So Mrs. Debbie's class needs tennis shoes on Monday/Wednesday and Mrs. Stratton's class needs tennis shoes on Tuesday/Wednesday.
Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns! We are here to help!
THEY DID IT! Our third grade students took their first ever KPREP Assessment. We are so proud of all their hard work this week. Thanks for all of your encouragement and to everyone who sent snacks. Your kindness is appreciated!
A special thanks for the Teacher Appreciation dessert treats and individual teacher gifts. It has been our pleasure teaching your children and getting to know you this year. We will definately miss all of you!
We look forward to honoring all of our student's achievements with some fun activities and field trips next week. A complete list of activities can be found on the Newsletter Tab and in the Newsletter in the Friday Folder. Let us know if you have any questions. Be sure to fill out and sign the permission slips and return them as soon as possible.
The time is finally here! It is time for our 3rd Grade Wildcats to SHINE!!!We are so excited and ready to show off all of the skills we know.This is a very important time for your child. PLEASE encourage him/her to do his/her BEST each day.Give extra hugs and smiles.These students have worked so hard this year and are going to do GREAT on the test!
Your child will not have any homework during the week of testing!The only assignments we want to give them are to have fun playing when they get home each day, get a good night's sleep (do not go to bed late), and wake up ready to work hard for the next day.If you eat at home, please have your child eat a healthy breakfast.Our lunch ladies will be preparing great breakfasts at school, too.
Wow! Our students have worked hard this week. They have been busy sharpening their third grade skills before we end the year. It's hard to believe there are only 3 weeks left of school.
We have an exciting week ahead of us next week. We are excited about pepping up our students for the KPREP test. We will have dress-up days each day. We can't wait to see the awesome outfits. The days are as follows:
Mon., Apr. 29th – Camo Day: Hunting for Distinguished
Tues., Apr. 30th–80’s Day: Let’s Rock the Test!
Wed., May 1st – Twin Day: Double your Effort
Thurs., May. 2nd– Neon Day: Our Future is Bright
Fri., . May 3rd–Farmington Spirit Day
Have a great weekend. Let's hope Aprils showers really do bring May flowers!
We have 10 days left until KPREP Testing begins! Our 3rd graders are working hard and doing their BEST to prepare for the TEST! Be sure to check your child's Friday folder for a sheet about snacks to help cheer on our hard-working 3rd graders!
Next week is the last week for tutoring. Thursday, April 25 is the LAST day for tutoring this year.
CLUB DAY will be Friday, April 26th.
Hopefully, this cooler weather will leave and sunny days will be ahead!
We are getting back into the swing of things after Spring Break. The students have worked hard this week!
Farmington Elementary has a new website. You can access it by going to the Graves County Schools homepage and clicking on the Farmington Elementary link.
Next week isspring pictures. Students may take pictures alone, with friends, or with siblings. Please fill-out the form in the Friday Folder and return it by Thursday.
Also, the sales itemswill be in on Thursday. If your child sold items, someone needs to be in the gym after school to help bring the items home.
It's hard to believe we are nearing the end of the year. There are three instructional weeks left until our students take the end of the year state test (KPREP). We are working hard to prepare students so they can work hard and show how smart they are. Thanks for all your help encouraging your child to do his/her best.
Have a great weekend! It looks like the weather will be nice!
Just a couple of announcements: 1. Thanks so much for coming to conferences last night. If you haven't had a chance to return report cards, please try to have them back in by Monday (if at all possible).
2. There is a bicycle rodeo (bicycle safety course) this coming Wednesday. Please make sure to sign the permission form in the folder to allow your child to do this. Your child will not be able to ride a bike unless the form is signed.
3. There is also a blue note about electronic devices.
Have a wonderful weekend! Enjoy this BEAUTIFUL weather!