Day/Time                               Event                                                                Location

Mon., Oct. 31                       Halloween
1:25 – 1:40                             Charlemagne Annual Halloween Parade       See notes
1:45 – 2:30                            Class Parties
3:00    4:00                            Halloween Parade:@ Fox Hollow Residential Care
(sponsored by Espirit de Corps)
Tues., Nov. 1                      Book Fair delivery in Gym
2:45    4:00                            Fiber Arts Club    begins                                  Room 9
2:45    3:30                            Open Library for Parents and Students        Library
Wed., Nov. 2                      Book Fair set up in Gym
8:45    9:45                            NNAT TAG Testing (all of 2nd grade?)        Classrooms
Thurs., Nov. 3                   Book Fair: Classroom previews in Gym
7:00    8:00                          4th grade- French Immersion Excursion- Parent Meeting        Library
Fri., Nov. 4                         Deadline to sign up for conferences
11:40    12:20                        Book Fair opens “Bring a grand person to lunch”        Café’/Gym
Sat., Nov. 5
10:00 – 12:00                      Book Fair! Brunch and Books Blast Off!!                Gym

Halloween Parade – Monday 1:25 – 1:40
We will start with Kinders in Elise’s room, go through the office, pick up Carrie’s class in the library, down the breezeway to Denise’s room, to Christelle’s room, to Katherine’s room,  to Robins room, right on the breezeway, to Jana’s room, to Debbie’s room to Hannah’s’ room, to Michelle’s room. We will then head down the breezeway toward the office, drop off Kinders, cut through the office, drop off Carrie’s class in the library, drop off Denise’s, Christelle’s, Kathryn’s and Robin’s classes then Jana’s, Debbie’s, Hannah’s and Michelle’s class.

Halloween Parties – Monday 1:45 – 2:30
Students may come to school in their costumes or they may change into their costume before the parade.

NNAT Testing Wednesday, 8:45 – 9:30ish
Testers will be here to test both 2nd grade classes. We will do another round of NNAT testing for grades K, 1, 3, 4, 5 later in the school year. The NNAT assessment is a series of puzzles and patterns. Students who show exceptional aptitude on the NNAT assessment will be considered for TAG eligibility. Parents who have questions regarding the NNAT assessment and /or Tag eligibility should contact Tom.

The Book Fair is Coming!
The Book Fair starts this Friday with two special events! The Grand Lunch will be this Friday, Nov. 4th. Grandparents or special grand people in your child’s life are invited to have lunch at school with your child and shop the fair. We will also host a special family event — Brunch & Books Blast Off — this Saturday, November 5th from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Families are encouraged to attend and enjoy refreshments as they browse through the books.

The fair will be open in the gym for three days after school, on Saturday, and during parent/teacher conferences.

Open After School:
Friday, Nov. 4th from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. — Grand Lunch
Monday, Nov. 7th from 2 – 4 p.m.
Tuesday, Nov. 8th from 2 – 4 p.m.

Open During the Weekend:
Saturday, Nov. 5th from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. — Brunch & Books Blast Off!

Open During Conferences:
Wednesday, Nov. 9th from 12 – 8 p.m.
Thursday, Nov 10th from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.

We still need volunteers to work at the fair. We need help particularly after lunch on Thursday for classroom preview on 11/3, after school on Friday 11/3, and during Parent-Teacher conferences on Wednesday and Thursday. If you can help, email Christine Sampley at candrsampley@comcast.net.

Whats Coming up…
11/7                   Mazzi’s Night
11/7 – 11/18    Bullying and Harassment classroom presentations
11/9                   NO SCHOOL- Parent Teacher Conferences
11/10                 NO SCHOOL- Parent Teacher Conferences
11/11                  NO SCHOOL- Veterans Day (Kathryn’s Birthday)
11/15                  Site Council Meeting
11/15                  PTO Meeting
11/21                 Thanksgiving Fundraiser
11/24                 NO SCHOOL- Thanksgiving Holiday
11/25                 NO SCHOOL- Thanksgiving Holiday
11/25                 Spring Creek Holiday Tree Fundraiser
11/28                Winter warmth drive
12/2                  Picture Retakes