Friday’s Aitken Update 9/23/16

Mrs. G’s Aitken Update

Pumpkin Somethin’ is almost here!  We are still looking for volunteers and if you are able to give help out on Sat., Oct. 1, please send me an email and I will get it to the correct person.

ReMax hot air balloon is coming for Pumpkin Somethin’ and will also be here for a demonstration for students on Friday, Sept. 30.  We need 8 volunteers from 8:30 – 10:30 AM to help launch and man the tethered ropes of the balloon.  Please send me an email if you can help on Friday.  In order for this demonstration to take place, we do need volunteers.

Student Directory – If you would like your phone number, address and/or other contact information included in the student directory, please go on-line and enter the information.  The due date for inclusion is Friday, Oct. 7.

The site is:   This is a great way to keep in reach out to the families of your child’s friends and also extremely helpful for party invitations since they may not be distributed in school unless the entire class or all of the boys/girls in the class are being invited. – This site is loaded with information about PTO and school happenings throughout the year.  You will also find the Weekly Updates and archived Aitken to Know newsletters.

Early Release & No School – On Friday, October 7, students in full day kindergarten – grade 5 will be released at 12:45.  A staff professional development afternoon is scheduled on this day. Columbus Day is on October 10 and school will be closed on this day.

Hope you have a fun-filled weekend!

Programs for Children

Attached are opportunities for your child(ren) to participate in outside of the school day.
Basketball ; Girl Scouts ; Champion Youth ; Lacrosse