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September 29, 2017
On The Hill

*If you have something you would like to include in HOTH, please submit to icsonthehill@icsclinton.org by 4:00pm on Wednesday*

Please check the school calendar regularly for important dates!
The calendar will be posted each week in Happenings on the Hill and on the school website under "Parents - School Calendar"

First graders celebrate Johnny Appleseed and Fall!
They treated Mr. Stone with their own homemade  applesauce 
and a hat they made especially for him!

Trunk or Treat 
Click here to learn more!
Important Information from Nurse Cook 

Please note the following important  information regarding the Public Health Audit in October:

They will be reviewing the following grades/status  ONLY :
  • All pre-school grades (2's, 3's,4's)
  • Pre-K
  • Kindergarten
  • First grade
  • Sixth grade
  • Seventh grade
  • Transfers (students new to ICS in any grade)
If you child is enrolled in a grade not listed above and is not a new student- the audit will not affect you
Immunization requirements for preschool:
·           4 doses of  DTap
·         3 doses of IPV (polio)
·         All children 12 months to 59 months entering preschool must have at least 1 dose of PCV (pneumoncoccal Conjugate Vaccine),  on or after their 1st birthday  and  at  least 1 dose of Hib on or after their 1st birthday
·         All students will be required to have 1dose of varicella (chicken pox) vaccine, and 1dose of MMR (measles,mumps,rubella) on or after their 1st  birthday.
·           All children 6 months to 59 months entering  preschool  will be required to   annually  receive at least 1 dose of  influenza  vaccine betwee
n September 1 and December 3 1.
Immunization requirements for all   K indergarten students: 
·           All students will be required to have a total of 4 doses of  DTaP  (if last dose is on or after their  4th   birthday) or any  5 doses.
·         A total of 3 doses of IPV (if last dose is on or after their 4th birthday) or any 4 doses
·         Completed their Hepatitis B series of vaccines
·         And a second dose of MMR    
                                                                                                                                                      Immunization Requirements for 6 th  Grade
·           All children entering  6 th  grade  shall have received  one  dose of a  meningococcal  containing vaccine  after their 11th birthday
·         All children entering 6th grade who are at least 11 years of age shall receive one dose of Tdap(tetanus,diphtheria,pertussis) provided at least 5 years have elapsed from the last documented booster dose of Td(tetanus).  

Looking for Service Hour Opportunities? 
The 'Sign Up Genius' link on the ICS website has been updated.  Parents/families are encouraged to check out and sign up for various school volunteering activities/events.

 Fall Scrip Scramble

* Please check the school website for Scrip updates throughout the year!    

Kid's Stuff Coupon Book Survey Results
Thanks to the 94 families who responded to our recent Kid's Stuff Book survey.  Based upon the results received (58.5% opposed vs. 41.5% in favor), we will not be pursuing this fundraiser at this time.  Thank you to everyone who participated by voting and sharing your thoughts in the comments section of the survey.


Mark Your Calendar

Friday October 27, 2017

Annual Gala 
Saturday April 28, 2018