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January
2 ~ Susan Barrett
(EA)
20 ~ Bethany Foy
(MDA)



Now Available!!

My teachers favorite things, now available year round.

 
        Teachers 2-3


 

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  What's for Lunch?

Cafeteria
 

  Free breakfast and lunch for all students


Manage your child's lunch account 

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Discovery School

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DS PTA

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PTA Board of Managers
Officers*/Executive 
Committee

President*
Margaret Bramlett
 
President-Elect*
 Ayat Abu Halimah
 
Vice President*
Kristi Crass 
 
Secretary*
 Jennifer Stacey
 
Treasurer*
Anthony Brownlow

Parliamentarian
 Julie Phillips
 
Past President
Kathie Elfersy


Committee Chairs

 Adventure Activities
Jennifer Smith

  Communications/
Newsletter Editor

  Fundraising
Meghan Cook
 
Hospitality
 Jen Straka
 
Membership
Holly Holton

Programs
Michael Guess

 
Volunteers
 

Members-at-Large
 
 K-2
 
 Jennifer Allen

3-6
 
Amy Roeder


Discovery School PTA                                                                                                              January 12, 2018 
UPCOMING EVENTS
                                              
January
 
 8: Students Return to School
10: Application Deadline to apply for the 2018-2019 school year
15: MLK Jr Day (NO SCHOOL)
 
February
 
 1: Students Half Day (11:15 Dismissal)
19: Presidents Day (NO SCHOOL)
March
 8: Parent Teacher Conferences ( NO SCHOOL)
26-30 Spring Break

Presidents Corner
           
Thank you Discovery families for all of your incredible support! $1,041.80 has been raised by the 133 Discovery families who have linked their Kroger rewards card to the Discovery School! Please link your Kroger card to the Discovery School if you haven't already. www.krogercommunityrewards.com
 
BOX TOPS
Box Tops collection will be the first Tuesday of every month. Click here for a collection sheet!

 
Box Tops reminder:
When turning in your Box Tops, make sure that you put your teacher's name on the bag or envelope so your class will get credit toward the monthly prize!
 

Library News!
Spring Book Fair - "Paws for Books!"
Come, stay, and read a great tale at our upcoming book fair February 5th-9th! The book fair is the purr-fect place to find just right books for students of all ages. I'm paws-itive you won't want to miss it!
 
The book fair will be open:
  • Monday the 5th through Thursday the 8th, 7:30a-4:00p
  • Thursday the 8th from 4:30-5:30p and then again after the PTA Meeting and Kindergarten Performance until 7:30p
  • Friday the 9th from 7:30a until we pack up the fair at 2:45p
We need parent volunteers to make our book fair the best it can be! We have opportunities to help with running registers, assisting shoppers, take down and donating items. For more information about volunteering click below or email Mrs. Shepherd:
 
 
http://www.scholastic.com/bf/discoverybellwood
VOLUNTEERS
Volunteer Are you interested in being more involved in your child's school?
Contact us for an opportunity that fits your schedule.
COUNSELORS NEWS


 
WatchDOGS Sign Ups are OPEN for the Spring semester! To choose your day, please contact Mrs. Baltimore (amy.baltimore@cityschools.net), or check the calendar at this link: http://signup.com/go/oVGXW4

Mrs. Baltimore is posting a newsletter on her webpage each month. It contains information about the Character Word of the month, Student Council news and updates, School Climate details, and other useful tidbits. Follow this link to see what else Mrs. Baltimore has posted to her webpage: http://www.discoveryschoolexplorers.net/staff_directory/support_staff/amy_baltimore__counselor 

FREE MONEY FOR OUR SCHOOL
Kroger Shopper's Card
Register your Kroger Card each August to support Discovery School

Publix

Don't forget to pick a Publix Key Tag up at Open House or send a request to the PTA

Shop Amazon Smile and Support Discovery
 
              click here to sign up or change your charity
Please cPTA Logoontact us  with your questions, comments and/or suggestions. The Compass is distributed during the first full week of each month.  The deadline for newsletter submissions is the previous Friday. We would love to hear from you!