Wed, Dec 13, 2017

This week...

Spelling:  No new skill this week, reviewing all skills covered so far

Reading:  Christmas stories

English:  er/est adjectives and synonyms/antonyms

Writing:  Nonfiction writing about expert topics 

Math:  Reviewing all skills covered so far, no Rocket Quiz this week 

Reminders

-12/14 and 12/15 are half-days.  

-The boys should report to their homerooms at 5:45pm on Thursday evening. Boys in grades 1-5 should be dressed in white, long-sleeved dress shirts and khaki pants. 

-After the program, the boys will return to their homerooms. A parent must pick up each boy in the classroom. If someone other than a parent will pick up your son, please notify me in advance. We will not release a boy to an older sibling.

-Our Christmas Party is Friday, December 15 at 9:45.  All parents are welcome to attend.  

-Classes resume on 1/2/18.

Have a great week!  

Last modified on December 13, 2017
Thu, Dec 07, 2017

Half-Day Dismissal on Dec. 14

Thursday, December 14th is a half-day for all students. First graders will be dismissed at 11:15am 2nd-6th graders will be dismissed at 11:30am. After-School Care is available.

Christmas Pageant Details

On Thursday, December 14th at 6:30pm, the PDS Christmas Pageant for boys in grades 1-6 will be held in the sanctuary. The sanctuary will open at 5:45pm, and seating is on a first-come-first-serve basis. We appreciate your cooperation in not arriving before 5:45pm.

Live Stream

This event will be streamed live on the website for out of town friends and family members. Look for a link on the Parents page on Thursday December 14th.

Pageant Drop-Off

The boys should report to their homerooms at 5:45pm on Thursday evening. Boys in grades 1-5 should be dressed in white, long-sleeved dress shirts and khaki pants. The attire for the 6th-grade boys is based on their part in the program.

Pageant Pick-Up

After the program, the boys will return to their homerooms. A parent must pick up each boy in the classroom. If someone other than a parent will pick up your son, you must notify the teacher in advance. We will not release a boy to an older sibling.

Pageant Nursery

Because it may be difficult for young children to listen to the program, a nursery will be provided for children under the age of four. You must make reservations for the nursery via the PDS website.

Register For The Nursery

The deadline for making a reservation for the nursery is Monday, December 11th at 4:00 p.m.

Register For Nursery

We also request that all children attending the program remain seated in the pews with their parents for safety reasons.

Half-Day Dismissal, Christmas Parties on Dec. 15

Friday, December 15th is also a half-day for all students. Christmas parties in the Elementary Division will be held that morning. After-School Care is not available on Friday.

Classes resume on Tuesday, January 2rd.

Mon, Dec 04, 2017

Have a great week!

Spelling:  3 sounds of -ed

Reading:  Small groups with Christmas stories and book clubs continue

Math:   Shapes and Patterns, Rocket Quiz (+4,5,6)/Thursday

English:  Adjectives with -er and -est and synonyms/adjectives

Things to Remember:

12.7.17  Polar Express Day! Make sure to wear your pajamas.

12.11.17  Robes due

12.14.17  Half Day of School/ Christmas Pageant @ 6:30 pm  **The boys need to be in the classroom at 5:45 PM.  (All parents and grandparents invited to attend).

12.15.17  Christmas Party @ 9:45 (All parents are welcome to attend) / Half Day Dismissal

Last modified on December 4, 2017
Thu, Nov 30, 2017

Please note that if your son is enrolled in the 1st semester lunch plan/drink plan, he will be automatically enrolled and billed $505.00/$95.00 for the 2nd semester on January 1, 2018.

Tired of packing lunches every day? It's not too late to join the lunch plan!

Making Changes

To cancel or sign-up for the lunch program for the second semester: Sign-Up/Opt-Out Form

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