Spring Glen Elementary School
Sixth Grade had a visit from author George Hagen to discuss Greek and Norse mythology, the Beatles, puns, and how he got his ideas for his novel Gabriel Finley and the Raven's Riddle.
Go to the School Life page to see more photos of our events, including the flamenco dancing assembly from Arts for Learning.
ARE YOU SMARTER THAN YOUR SIXTH GRADER? Join the Sixth Grade Committee for an adults-only Trivia Night Fundraiser on Friday, March 27 from 7:30 - 10:30 at the High Lane Club. $15/person - $125/table. See the flyer for more information.
DEMYSTIFYING THE COMMON CORE – This GreatSchools site aims to make the new K-‐5 standards accessible to parents and others via brief videos for each grade level: http://www.greatschools.org/gk/milestones/
REQUIRED PARENT SURVEY - All Connecticut school districts are required by the state to conduct climate surveys of parents and students. There is a different survey for each level - elementary, middle school and high school - as well as special parent surveys for other programs. You should have or will be receiving an email with a link to the latest survey. To take the elementary parent survey, click here. Third grade students will take the survey in school.
SPRING INTO SPRING GLEN 5K - Join us in running for Spring Glen on Sun., April 19. The run and walk start at 9 am. A kids' fun run starts at 8:15. Packet pick-up begins at 7:30 am. Free t-shirts to the first 150 rgistered runners and walkers. Awards givein in eight age groups. See the flyer for more information and to register.
FALL 2015 KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION - Registration for Kindergarten for next fall begins March 20. See the calendar on this website for dates and times.
SPRING GLEN PTA AFTER-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES - The After-School Activities program needs a volunteer (or volunteers) to oversee after-school programming for next year. If interested, contact Halina Wagner at halinawagner(at)gmail.com
AMAZON SMILE: Shop and earn money for our school when you shop at Amazon through Amazon Smile. To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to smile.amazon.com from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to AmazonSmile to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile. Add Spring Glen PTA as your charitable organization. Simply shop and support! Be sure to tell your family and friends they can support Spring Glen School too!
TARGET RED CARD: You can also register your Target Red Card at www.target.com/redcard/tcoe/home using ID# 38755.
RULER for Parents Workshops continue
Join researchers from the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence in a series of seven monthly workshops to be held at Spring Glen over the next school year. Topics include homework, the holidays, sibling rivalry, and bedtimes. See the flyer for more information.
SCHOOL ENTRY & DISMISSAL -
Bus: If your child usually takes the bus and you do not want your child taking the bus home on a specific day , please make sure you write a note. Without a note your child will be placed on the bus.
Walkers: Parents, please form a line and wait for your child to be dismissed to you for the safety of everyone! If your child is a walker we are asking you to wait for dismissal. Please do not come into the office to pick up your child between 3:15 PM and 3:30 PM.
- Grades K and 1 will be dismissed from the lower level at 3:25 PM
- Grades 2 and 3 will be dismissed through the main doors at 3:30 PM
- Grades 4, 5 and 6 will be dismissed through the side doors near the playground at 3:34 PM