Here’s What’s Happening for the Week of November 18, 2013
THIS WEEK AT SYRE
Nov. 19 – Shrinking Bigfoot Assembly 2:30 -3:15 (3rd-5th gr.)
Nov. 19 – Picture Retakes
Nov. 20-22 – Book Fair in the Library
Nov. 21 – Fall Family Pancake Dinner 6:00 – 8:00 pm in the Gym
On Tues., Nov. 19 individual pictures will be taken of any students who were absent on picture day. In addition, if you are not happy with your stuent’s pictures, please return the original pictures and envelope with your student on retake day and Dorian’s will take a new photo and reprint the package. For more information contact Dorian at 1-800-826-3535 or www.dorianstudio.com/support
TROPICAL ISLAND STYLE FAMILY PANCAKE DINNER - November 21st, 6:00 – 8:00pm
Hang loose, eat delicious food, meet new families and make new friends! Come enjoy Syre’s biggest fall family social event! $3.00 Suggested Donation:
Super delicious island pancakes, sausage, fruit, and tropical drinks! - Oh Yah! Da Kine!
Prizes for the best dressed Aloha costumes!
More to come! Stay tuned!
30 Volunteers Wanted! Be part of the Aloha Spirit and become an “Island Volunteer!” Pick a time slot. Sign up sheets at the Syre front office.
Volunteers are needed for:
Set-up decorations 4:00 – 5:30 pm
1st shift food servers 6:00 – 7:00pm
2nd shift food servers 7:00 – 7:45pm
Clean-up crew 8:00 – 9:00pm
Contact the “Big Kahuna” organizers with questions or if you’d like to be an “Island Volunteer!”
Thank you! Mahalo!!! Steve Mahler at email@example.com or 206-291-4422 and
Steve Anderson at Slingshot172000@yahoo.com or 206-953-7461
SYRE BOOK FAIR – November 19 – 21
Join us for the Book Fair!
All proceeds benefit the Syre Library!!
Tuesday, November 18: Student Preview – we’ll be open until 4:00
Wednesday, November 19: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Thursday, November 20: 8:30am – 8:00pm Family Night
Friday, November 21: 8:30am – 12:30pm
Students can shop the book fair and make purchases:
Before School, During Recess, and After School.
Anyone can shop during our open hours.
Look for your child’s own wish list to come home the week of the book fair and share their enthusiasm for books and reading! We’ll have Classroom Wish Lists too. Or donate a Birthday Book for your child to the Library and they’ll put a birthday sticker with your child’s name on it inside the cover.
Volunteer for helping at the Book Fair!
We have 2 hour shifts available any day (or when you can!)
Friday tear down beginning at 12:30
Contact Tami Ritoch at firstname.lastname@example.org or Erin Cox at email@example.com to join in the fun for a great cause!
SYRE KNITTING CLUB
Who: 5th and 6th graders
What: Learn the basic knit stitch. Knitting needles and yarn are available on loan, or students can bring their own if they want to keep them at the end of the class.
When: 1- 2 times/week during second recess, from November 19th – Dec 19th.
Where: Mrs. Weidert’s Office
. Email or call Kristina Weidert (Kristina.Weidert@shorelineschools.org or 206-393-1687)
to register your child. Thanks!
CHINOOK BOOKS AVAILABLE
PTA is selling Chinook Books, coupon books for sustainable living, again this year. The
books are $20, the app is $15, and both are $30. Syre PTA keeps half of the proceeds.
Books are available in the office, order forms went home in kid mail last week, and the
order form is attached.
CONFERENCE WEEK ENRICHMENT REGISTRATION
Look for registration forms being sent out Tuesday 11/19 in KidMail for enrichment class offerings during the conference week of January 21st – 24th! Play-Well TEKnologies will offer a LEGO class to 2-5th graders from 12:00-1:45pm for $64.00. ArtWise will offer an art class to 1st-6th graders from 12:00-3:30pm for $100.00.
Space is limited for each class. Registration forms will be sent out via KidMail and through an email blast on November 19th. If registration exceeds maximum capacity, students will be selected by a lottery system on November 20th at 3:30pm. Otherwise, we will accept registrations until the classes are full.
If you have questions or comments please feel free to contact the Enrichment Committee: Dani VonGunten at firstname.lastname@example.org or 206.412.9119 and Debbie Puetz at email@example.com 206.459.4322 .
CHILDCARE AVAILABLE FOR EARLY RELEASE AND STAFF IN-SERVICE DAYS
Weds., November 27, the Children’s Center will be offering child care at Syre starting at 11:50, the end of the early release school day.
Deadline for the Early Bird Rate is Nov. 19. Last day to register is Nov. 26.
Mon., Dec. 2 is a Non Student Workday and childcare is available at the Shoreline Center for all District students.
Deadline for the Early Bird Rate is Nov. 19. Last day to register is Nov. 27.
Forms are in the office or call 206.393.4256 for more information.
The Shoreline School District is providing information about this activity as a service to our families and students. This activity is NOT sponsored by the School District and the District assumes no responsibility for conduct or safety of the activity. In consideration for the privilege to distribute these materials, the School District shall be held harmless from any cause of action, claim, or petition filed in any court or administrative tribunal arising out of the distribution of these materials, including all costs, attorney’s fees, and judgments or awards.