FROM THE EAGLE’S NEST
NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS THIS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 and MONDAY, OCTOBER 12
Due to a teacher workday on Friday and Columbus Day on Monday, there will be no school. We hope students have an enjoyable weekend, and we look forward to seeing them again on Tuesday!
CogAT (COGNITIVE ABILITIES TESTING)
Students in Grade 2 as well as certain students in grades 3-6 will take the CogAT test at Eagle View ES on October 14-16, 2015. Thank you!
EAGLE VIEW FUN RUN
Thanks to the generous donations from our Eagle View parents and community and the amazing endurance of our student runners, this year's Fun Run was a great success! Thank you to everyone who participated. Our school met, and even exceeded our goal! Fantastic job! Of course, we still need to get all of these pledges collected! In order for our school to benefit from these funds, we must turn all these pledges into reality. Let’s go for 100%! We can do it, Eagle View!
PARENT INFORMATION MEETING
A parent information meeting will be held in the library on Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm. Nicole Sharpes, Advanced Academics Resource Teacher, will provide information about the continuum of Advanced Academic services at Eagle View and also briefly review the screening processes for part-time school based level III and full-time level IV services.
Please note a separate parent information meeting will be held in December specifically for the screening process
EV COOKBOOK RECIPES NEEDED
We are calling all EV chefs!!!!
EV COOKBOOK ART CONTEST FOR GRADES K-6 DUE: Wednesday, October 14th
We are calling on all our EV artist! Design Eagle View’s Cookbook Cover and/or Inserts!
KEEP UP TO DATE AND FOLLOW EAGLE VIEW ON TWITTER!
NEXT PTA MEETING 10/14
Please join us for our next PTA Meeting on Wednesday, October 14th at 7PM, in our cafeteria. Hope to see you all there!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR WORLD FAIR
It is back!!! And this year we have decided to start off our new school year with all the fun that World Fair brings! We are looking for Eagle View families to represent and create authentic interactive booth displays of their chosen country. Provide an evening of foreign travel and enriching interactions with your unique booth. World Fair is one of our largest cultural events here at Eagle View. It brings together people from all over the world to celebrate their unique cultures through dance, music, displays and artifacts. We encourage anyone interested in participating, representing a display booth, volunteering, or with questions, to please contact Missy Burket, 1st Vice President,firstname.lastname@example.org. Planning for this event will start in early October.
Thank you for your support!
EAGLE VIEW COOKBOOK RECIPES
We are calling all EV chefs!!!! The PTA is putting together a cookbook of recipes by our very own EV community! Information about the cookbook will be sent home to families in this week’s Wednesday folders. Recipes will be collected now until Oct. 9th. There is no limit to the number of recipes that you can add. So pull out those old family cookbooks and add your favorite recipes! Recipes can be submitted online or by returning our recipe collection sheet to your student’s classroom. Additional recipe collection sheets are available on our website.
We really appreciate your participation and support! Please contact Lina Gordillo, PTA President, at email@example.com with any questions or if you would like to volunteer
THE FCPS PARENT RESOURCE CENTER
The FCPS Parent Resource Center (PRC) is celebrating 30 years of support and service for FCPS families and staff members. The PRC supports parent participation in the education of students with learning challenges, special needs, and disabilities and educator involvement and collaboration in an effort to maximize student success. Confidential meetings, training opportunities, comprehensive resources including an extensive lending library and a year-long calendar of workshops are offered for parents, educators, and community members through collaboration with staff members from the Departments of Special Services and Instructional Services, other FCPS offices and local and national experts. Contact the FCPS PRC for additional information, to schedule a consultation, use our extensive lending library, or to attend a workshop at 703-204- 3941 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The FCPS PRC website offers extensive resources, upcoming workshops and information http://www.fcps.edu/dss/osp/prc/index.shtml
Upcoming offerings from the FCPS Parent Resource Center:
Did you know all students in FCPS are eligible to download a free version of Microsoft Office 365 ProPlus on home computers? Did you know that low-cost internet is available to families in the free lunch program through Cox and Comcast? Are you looking for places in your community that provide free internet access?
MY SCHOOL BUCKS
There are 3 easy steps to view account balances and meal purchases.You can also schedule automatic payments with no convenience fees. 1. Go to myschoolbucks.com 2. Enter your username and password. 3. Pay with your credit/debit card or electronic check. You can make payments anytime from the My School Bucks app.