January 6, 2019

Message from Mr. Childers January 6, 2019

Hello Parents,

This is Tom Childers contacting you from Antioch Elementary. I hope everyone had a terrific break. Students return to school on Monday, January 7th with 99 days of school remaining for the current year. On Wednesday our classroom teachers with be provided with a duty free lunch and I ask a parent from each class to assist with supervision of students during lunch. Class photographs will be taken on Thursday. Friday night is Antioch Night at the Charlotte Checkers Game. Click this link for details GOCHECKERS.COM/ANTIOCH.

I encourage everyone to drive safely in our parking lot. I remind drivers that our car rider line is a single line until directed by our staff. Cars should NEVER pass on the wrong side of the road. Please be on the lookout for pedestrians.

The principal's Reading Club will resume in January. Please remember to track your child's reading during January. I have attached the form to this email.  I will send home a hard copy during the week of January 7th. Students who complete the PRC criteria will be recognized along with the top performers for myON and IXL. This recognition will take place in early February.

Kindergarten Registration for 2019-2020 will begin on February 1st. Look for more information soon.

Upcoming Dates:

1/15 - BT Meeting - 2:15 - 3:15 (C109)

1/16 - DL Advisory Council - 2:30 (D101)

1/18 - End of Third Grading Period

1/21 - MLK Holiday - No School

1/22 - Required Workday - (Gizmos Training @ New Salem Elementary)

1/23 - Staff Meeting @ 2:30 - 4:00 (Duty Free Lunch)

1/30 - Site Based Meeting

1/31 - Report Cards Go Home

1/31 - Jump Rope for Heart

 

What:   2019 NCDOT Aviation Art Contest

Theme: “My Dream to Fly”

Who:    All children born between 2001-2012 who live in and/or attend school in North Carolina

When:  All entries must be postmarked by Friday, January 18

Remember:  Prizes for students and schools!

 

For Students:

 

 

The winners’ schools will receive:

 

Junior

Intermediate

Senior

 

1st Place

$75

$100

$225

$100

2nd Place

$50

$75

$150

$75

3rd Place

$25

$50

$100

$50


More information:  https://www.ncdot.gov/initiatives-policies/students-youth/aviation-art-contest/Pages/contest-rules.aspx

This information is the from the Union County Public Library.

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