Stillwater Elementary S chool
"Home of the Soaring Hawks"
 
February Edition 3.19
"Passport to Learning"
~Oh, The Places We Will Go ~
2016-2017
Important Dates
  • February 10 - Early Release 2 pm
  • February 10 - Valentine's Bingo 5:30 - 8 pm
  • February 13-16 - Kindness Week
  • February 17-21 - Mid Winter Break - No School
  • February 25 - Riverview Education Fund (REF) Dinner & Auction
  • February 26 - Girls on the Run Registration Deadline
  • February 27 - March 1- Spirit Days
  • March 1 - Kindergarten Registration is Open
  • March 1 - Popcorn Wednesday
  • March 2 - Class & Group Picture Day
  • March 6 - Girls on the Run Starts!!!
  • March 6-10 - The Dance Dude is here!
  • March 9 - Kindergarten & 2nd Grade to Storybook Theatre
  • March 10 - Spring Dance - 5:30 -8 pm
  • March 12 - Daylight Savings
  • March 14 - 2017-2018 Kindergarten Parent Night 6-7 pm in the Library
  • March 16 - Student Council Meeting 3:35 pm
  • March 17 - PTSA Zumba Night 6:30-7:30 pm
  • March 23 - Multi-Cultural Night 6 pm
  • March 29 - 4/5 grade performance
  • March 31 - Moms & Me - 8-9 am
Stillwater Arts Day is Coming!!
On May 26th, Stillwater Elementary will host it's annual ARTS DAY.  Volunteers and guest artists are needed and choose 1, 2, or 3 sessions.  Volunteers will help and guest artists will teach.  Lunch and Materials will be provided.  If you are interested in helping, please contact Miss Rogers by clicking HERE.  Please let us know if you are interested no later than Thursday, February 16.  Thanks so much!
REF Auction
RIVERVIEW EDUCATION FOUNDATION would like to invite you to the
2017 
Evening for Education
Dinner Auction. 

Saturday, February 25 th, 5:30-10pm, at our new location, the spacious and elegant Bellevue Marriott.
 
Enjoy a delicious dinner, exciting silent and live auctions, games, giveaways, and the company of others who value education as you do.
 
The Foundation is an integral partner with the Riverview School District providing many grants to Stillwater Elementary as well as every other school in the district.  Every child in the district has access to items purchased with REF grant funding. Grants are awarded in the areas of Technology, Science, Language, Health and Wellness, Career and Technical Education, Math, Visual and Performing Arts, Student services and more. Your attendance at this event will help sustain this important work.
 
T o register, go to www.refweb.org/auction . For more information, contact Auction Chair Kappie Ayers at kappieayers@outlook.com
We hope to see you there!

Girls on the Run!!!
Girls on the Run is an after-school program that uses running to give girls the tools to celebrate their bodies, honor their voices, recognize their gifts, and activate their power!

WHO:  All 3rd thru 5th Grade Girls of all fitness abilities are WELCOME!

WHEN:  Mondays & Wednesdays - 3:45 - 5:15 pm

WHERE:  Stillwater Elementary!

Click HERE to register.

If you have questions, please feel free to e-mail Mrs. Morman !

Hope to see you there!

Important Links

Meet Mrs. Pudwill, one of our awesome Para's
What do you like to do in your free time? - gardening, play with my kids, and go camping.
 
What is your favorite color? - Yellow
 
Do you have any pets? - Yes - 4 fish  and one dog named Cinder
 
What is your favorite food?  - Seafood especially shrimp.
 
What is your Starbucks order? - Grande Flat White.
 
What is your favorite place to travel and why? - Europe because of all the cultures, languages, and history.
 
What is your favorite book & movie? - MOVIE = "The Sound of Music" and BOOK =  anything written by Jodi Picoult.  
Kindness Week
Due to the snow days, we have moved Kindness Week to Feb. 13-16.   Click HERE for more information on some of the things going on during this week!

ATTENTION Families of 5th Graders!  
The next few months are going to  FLY  (like soaring hawks of course...) by so we wanted to make sure you have all the important 5th grade ONLY dates to add to your family calendar!   Please note the additional dates added in red ...

 

  • March 5 - Camp Waskowitz Open House 1-3 pm - Click HERE for all the details.
  • March 23- Band/Choir Meet & Greet at Tolt 10 a.m.
  • March 28 - Tolt Counselors visit Stillwater to take about middle school registration with all 5th graders - parents do not need to be at these presentations.
  • April 4 - 5th Grade Parent Night at Tolt - 6-7:30 pm 
  • April 18 - Camp Waskowitz Parent Night for all 5th grade parents - 6 pm in Mrs. Marchel's Room - Room 23
  • April 24 - All Camp paperwork & final payments - Final Payments, Permission forms (please remember to sign the BACK of the blue form) and Medical Forms (if needed, med forms need to be signed by a doctor) are due to your student's teacher.
  • April 25 - FLASH (Family Life and Sexual Health) Parent Night for all 5th grade parents- 6 pm in Mrs. Marchel's Room - Room 23
  • May 9-May 12 - All 5th Graders head to Camp Waskowitz!
  • May 18 - 5th Grade transition event 2:45 - 5:00 pm at Tolt
  • May 30 - June 9 - FLASH Curriculum taught in 5th grade classrooms!