Dates

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Dates

This Week-

We will still accept T-Shirt Orders through October 3rd for those staff and students that didn’t turn theirs in already.  Please send yours today!

 

10/05/2016: Stuff the Van Food Drive

10/07/2016: Teacher Institute – No School

10/07/2016:  End of 1st Quarter

10/10/2016:  Columbus Day – No School

10/17/201610/21/2106:  2 Liter War

10/18/2016:  PTO Meeting 4:30 to discuss final arrangements for the Chili Supper

10/19/2016:  Lifetouch Portraits

10/21/2016:  Principal’s Pals/Honor Roll-(1:30-2:00 =1st-3rd Grades)

(2:00-2:30=4th-6th Grades)  (2:30-3:00 =Principal’s Pals)

10/25/2016:  Chili Supper/Book Fair 5:00 p.m.

10/28/2016:  Red Cross Blood Drive 12:45

10/28/2016:  Halloween Parties-Watch Classroom Newsletters and JMG#38.com on teacher’s page

11/04/2016:  School Improvement Day – Noon Dismissal for Students

11/04/2016:  Paducah Symphony Orchestra-Details to follow

11/11/2016:  Veteran’s Day-No School

11/23/2016-11/25/2016:  Thanksgiving Break/Early Dismissal on the 22nd

12/02/2016:  End of the 2nd Quarter

12/21/2016-01/02/2017:  Christmas Break/Early Dismissal on the 19th and 20th

01/06/2017:  2:26 Dismissal / Report cards go home

01/13/2017: Principal’s Pals/Honor Roll-(2:00-1:30=1st-3rd Grades)

LIMEADES FOR LEARNING

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Announcements, Volunteer Opportunity

LIMEADES FOR LEARNING

 

PLEASE VISIT:

http://www.limeadesforlearning.com/

In the search bar enter, Maple Grove Elementary

Choose a Maple Grove Project and cast your vote!!!

Vote Daily to help even more!!!

Voting will occur September 26th-October 23rd

Raffle Baskets

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: PTO, Volunteer Opportunity

Raffle Baskets

 

The classes will be collecting items to make items for baskets that we will have for sell at the Chili Supper/Book Fair/Fall Festival Night on October 25th. This money will help PTO be able to have activities for your child this year. Please consider bringing one or two items for the basket theme for your child’s grade level.

 

Basket items may be brought in October 11-21. Below are the items that your student’s classroom will be collecting:

 

Pre-K: Books/Board Games

Kindergarten: Christmas Items/Ornaments

1st Grade: Art Basket

2nd Grade: Chocolate/Candy

3rd Grade: Automotive

4th Grade: Kitchen and Baking Items

5th Grade: Movie/Snacks

6th Grade: Bath and Beauty Items

 

Thank you in advance for your support!!

PTO Meeting

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: PTO, Volunteer Opportunity

PTO Meeting

 

There will be a PTO Meeting September 27th at 4:30.  Plans for Family Reading Night and the Chili Supper will be discussed.  Everyone is invited to attend!

The Ned Show-September 26

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Announcements

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Scholastic Book Fair Schedule

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Scholastic Book Fair

Scholastic Book Fair Schedule

 

October 19-21 & 25-28

 

 

Wednesday, Oct. 19                                                   Thursday, Oct. 20

 

1:30-2:00  5th Grade                                                    1:30-2:00  3rd Grade

2:00-2:30  4th Grade                                                    2:00-2:30  2nd Grade

2:30-3:00  NONE                                                          2:30-3:00  6th Grade

 

 

 

 

Friday, Oct. 21                                                                     Tuesday, Oct. 25

 

2:00-2:30  1st Grade                                                    1:30-2:00  1th Grade

2:30-3:00  Pre K/Kindergarten                                2:00-2:30 Pre K/Kindergarten

 

 

 

Wednesday, Oct. 26                                                   Thursday, Oct. 27

 

1:30-2:00  5th Grade                                                    1:30-2:00  3rd Grade

2:00-2:30  4th Grade                                                    2:00-2:30  2nd Grade

2:30-3:00  NONE                                                          2:30-3:00  6th Grade

 

 

 

Students are encouraged to shop during the times listed above with their class.  Parents may come during the designated times for their students.

Shawnee Community College at 2017-2018 FAFSA

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Announcements

Shawnee Community College has set the dates for the 2017-2018 FAFSA completions.  The dates are listed below, along with the location.

 

Anna Extension Center (SCC)              October 3, 2016             2 – 6 p.m.

Cairo Extension Center (SCC)              October 27, 2016           2 – 6 p.m.

Main Campus (SCC)                             October 24, 2016           2 – 6 p.m.

Metropolis Extension Center (SCC)      October 18, 2016           2 – 6 p.m.

Vienna High School                               October 5, 2016            2 – 6 p.m.

 

It is important for students and parents to have a verified FSA ID prior to coming to their FAFSA completion event. Mrs. Bellamey will send home a flyer with details closer to the events.

Stuff The Van

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Announcements, Collecting for Education

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The Weekend Blessings Backpack Food Program is a community supported program that provides food for children in need for the weekends. The Weekend Blessing Staff will be partnering with the Metropolis Police Department in the Fill the Van Food Drive. The police van will go to various schools in Massac County between September 21st and October 10th in an effort to “Fill the Van” with donations to help the Weekend Blessing program continue to be a success.

The types of food that they utilize are:
Ramen Noodles                       Single Serve Mac & Cheese
Soup                                        Ravioli
Spaghetti-O’s                           Vienna Sausages
Beenie Weenies                      Single Serve Cereal
Single Serve Oatmeal              Single Serve Pudding/Jell-O
Granola Bars                            Single Serve Cookies/Crackers
Single Serve Chips/Pretzels.

MAPLE GROVE HAS SEVERAL STUDENTS THAT BENEFIT FROM THE WEEKEND BLESSINGS PROGRAM.  THE METROPOLIS POLICE DEPARTMENT WILL BE AT MAPLE GROVE FOR OUR STUFF THE VAN DAY ON OCTOBER 5. ALL DONATIONS, REGARDLESS HOW SMALL, ARE APPRECIATED.  COME ON OUT AND STUFF THE VAN!!!

 

Lock It Down Campaign

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Announcements, Volunteer Opportunity

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September Student of the Month-Respect

Author: Donna Rushing  //  Category: Awards

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Front Row: Hailey Belmonte, Jaden Littlemyer, Jasmine Harvill

Second Row: Hannah Murphy, Karleigh Jones, Jimmy Barnett, Olivia Jones

Third Row: Emily Meyer, Makaylee Cohoon, Paul Jones (Absent-Kenley Harris)