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December 4, 2018

4th Graders Help the Myers Park Dream Team at the Honesty Assembly
Mark Your Calendar

12/3-12/7 - Winter Book Fair

12/5 (Wed) - Early Release Day

12/5 (Wed) - Winter Wonderland Spirit Event

12/18 (Tues) - Selwyn "Crazy Hair" Spirit Day

12/19 (Wed) - 01/02 (Wed) - NO SCHOOL (Winter Break)

01/03 (Thurs) - Students Return to School

01/09 (Wed) - Early Release Day

01/11 (Fri) - Selwyn Spirit Night at the Checkers

Eagle Events
Winter Book Fair
Selwyn’s Winter Book Fair will take place in the Media Center this week . First through fifth grade classes will be notified when your child’s class will visit. Kindergartners and second graders are encouraged to visit the book fair with their families on the evening of their winter program.

Book Fair Hours:
Monday 12/3: 12:00 - 2:45
Tuesday 12/4: 8:00 -1:00 pm and 5:45 - 8:15 pm
Wednesday 12/5: 8:00 - 11:00
Thursday 12/6: 8:00 - 1:00 pm and 5:45 pm - 8:15 pm
Friday 12/7: 7:30 - 10:00

Profits from the sale will be split between projects of the Selwyn SOS Service Club and textbooks for the schools served by The Lunch Project.

Volunteers are needed! To see the available shifts and to sign up, please click here.
Winter Wonderland Spirit Event
Tomorrow, December 5 (Early Release Day) , get into the holiday spirit with an afternoon of Ice Skating at Winter Wonderland at Southpark Symphony Park from 12:00 until 7:00 pm . Mention Selwyn Elementary and our PTA will receive $5 from every ice skate rental that afternoon.

Remember to share with friends and family!
Custodian Appreciation Day
On Friday, December 7 during the Character Ed Assembly, the Sewlyn Staff and PTA will recognize our wonderful custodians and show our appreciation for all they do to keep our school safe and clean . They help our children at lunch, set up programs, stay after PTA events, and much more. There will be a box in the rotunda for children to drop a card or note of appreciation for Mr.Rojas, Ms. Wille Mae and Mr. Carlos. Let’s show them how much we appreciate all they do for us!
Eagle News
Bring on the Books!
The Inreach/Outreach Committee is leading an all-school Book Drive November 26 through December 7 . We need books for our in-school tutoring efforts. We will accept gently used books for all grade levels (K-5). You may send them with your child or drop them off in the Book Drive bin in the rotunda.
Selwyn Giving Tree
We're excited to continue the tradition of the Selwyn Giving Tree and spreading kindness to children in need.

If you'd like to donate a toy, item of clothing, or gift card , please sign out an ornament from the tree in the front office by recording the code in the log book next to the tree. Please wrap the gift in a gift bag or re-sealable gift box, securely attach the ornament to the gift, and return the gift to the main office, Mrs. Baer, or Ms. Manning by Thursday, December 13 . Thanks so much for your support!

11th Annual Cookies for Kids’ Cancer Bake Sale
On Thursday, December 6 and Friday, December 7 , the 3rd Grade students will be baking and bagging cookies for their outreach project to support the Queen City’s 11th Annual Cookies for Kids’ Cancer Bake Sale.

The event will be held on Saturday, December 8 in front of Blackhawk Hardware in Park Road Shopping Center from 10:00 am – 5:00 pm. All Selwyn families are encouraged to come out and support the bake sale!

Questions? Please contact: Meredeth Murr.