Thursday, October 19

Newsletter

PTO

November 18th:  PTO meeting from 5-6pm November 21st: Clip & Earn Labels Due (Box Tops, Label for Education, and Tyson A+) We submitted $152 in box tops for the month of October. We are still looking for some great parents that are interested in making a difference at Parkwood! If you are interested in volunteering through the PTO or have any questions, suggestions, or comments please …

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GCCS Wellness Policy

I want to remind all of our families about the Greater Clark County Wellness Policy, GCCS Policy #5140.  This policy supports an increased emphasis on nutrition as well as physical activity at all grade levels to enhance the well-being of student.  It outlines the nutritional guidelines for Greater Clark to stay in compliance with federal standards; Federal Law #108-265. Within …

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Parent Tip

What Parents Can do at Home to Help Students with Math: Card Games Teach Math Skills Card games are not only fun — they help build math skills!  Here are two you can try. Math Madness. For this game, you’ll need the cards from 1 to 9 in each suit.  Give each player four cards.  Have players use addition, subtraction, …

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GCCS Wellness Policy

I want to remind all of our families about the Greater Clark County Wellness Policy, GCCS Policy #5140.  This policy supports an increased emphasis on nutrition as well as physical activity at all grade levels to enhance the well-being of student.  It outlines the nutritional guidelines for Greater Clark to stay in compliance with federal standards; Federal Law #108-265. Within …

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PTO

November 11th: Subway Day November 14th: Texas Roadhouse gift card sale ends, NO LATE ORDERS WILL BE ACCEPTED!!! November 18th:  PTO meeting from 5-6pm November 21st: Clip & Earn Labels Due (Box Tops, Label for Education, and Tyson A+) We submitted $152 in box tops for the month of October. We are still looking for some great parents that are interested in making a difference at …

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Pick Up

If your child is a car rider in the afternoon, please cue up in the line and wait for your child to be dismissed from the gym.  If you are parking and walking in to pick up your child , please watch the traffic and don’t allow them to cross the car rider line by themselves.  This poses a serious …

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Girls Basketball

The Lady Pirates season is in full swing.  We have two home games this week.  On Monday we play Riverside Elementary and on Wednesday we play Jonathan Jennings Elementary.  Games start at 4:45.  Come out and support our team!!  

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Teacher Rewards Program

Wal-Mart awarded twenty (20) Parkwood teachers with a $50 reward card to purchase classroom supplies.  These funds come at a critical time, as many teachers will spend an estimated $1000 of their own money to ensure their students have the supplies they need to learn throughout the school year.  

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Parent Tip

What Parents Can do at Home to Help Students with Math: Use the Newspaper for a Math Scavenger Hunt Children in the upper elementary grades will enjoy using the newspaper for a math scavenger hunt.  See if you child can find: ¨ A graph ¨ A number less than 10 ¨ Something that comes in 2s, 3s, 4s ¨ A number greater than 50 …

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PNC Bank

Parkwood Elementary has a partnership with PNC Bank in Clarksville.  This partnership provides us with the opportunity to have a bank at our school.  The Parkwood bank is called Treasure Chest Bank.  It is staffed by Parkwood students.  The bank is opened one (1) morning each month and students can make deposits in any amount into the bank.  Note: Parent …

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