September 3, 2017 | Issue # 5

Physical Education Events

Swing Dance Sock Hop
For parents of current 7th & 8th graders- Please come join the PE Department in our Swing Dance Sock Hop during your child's PE class on Friday, September 8th. Please check into the Gym Lobby and NOT the front office. 

Fallon's 3rd Annual Swing Dance Competition
It's that time of the year again! Fallon's Swing Dance Competition starts on Tuesday, September 26th and Thursday 28th. Competition will be held during 7th and 8th grade lunches in the Gym. Please check into the Gym lobby and NOT the front office to watch the competition. Finals will be on Friday, September 29th! This is an event you won't want to miss!

A Message from Principal Sweeney: Student Safety During Pickup Time

We have noticed that many parents have begun to arrive on our campus or line the curb of our pick up circle as much as 45 minutes before the school day officially ends. This presents a potential safety issue for our students who are still traversing the campus on their way to their final classes or Academic Prep period. We ask that all adults who arrive on campus more than 20 minutes before the final bell rings please park in our lot or on a city street and meet your child when the final bell rings. For the safety of your own child as well as all Fallon students, our campus supervisors and administrators may ask you to move your car and/or check in at the office if you arrive more than 20 minutes before the final bell. Thank you for your cooperation!

Destination Imagination

Parents and students are invited to an information meeting on September 7th, 6:30-7:30pm @Fallon MPR. See flyer .

Volunteers Needed for Hearing and Vision Screening

Volunteers are needed for the mandated hearing and vision screening tests on 9/14/17 and 9/15/17. Please sign up here. Please make sure you are cleared to volunteer.

PFC Enrichment Programs

       Parents, the deadline for applications to start a new enrichment program is September        3rd, 2017. If you are a parent who is interested in leading a new program but not                sure,  please read these FAQs  &  contact
       Students who are selected for more than one enrichment program must choose one.              This does not apply to programs without a waiting list. See PFC guidelines.
       Please check the  enrichment page  periodically for updates on student signups

      Splash of Art
      Splash of Art, after school enrichment is full, but we are accepting people on our wait 
      list. If you are interested, please visit our website at:
      To register, please fill out our form Any questions or concerns, please email here.                  We welcome any parents or high school students who would like to volunteer and 
      help teach or support Splash of Art. Come to our first Volunteer Meeting at 5:00 
      on September 11 in Emerald Glen Park. We will be meeting at the picnic tables near the         Bocce Court. You do not need to commit to every day or even every week. 
      Any support is appreciated.
      Fallon Odissi and Bollywood
      Fridays 3:30-5pm. Sign up  here  or contact .
      Fallon Chess
We are a fun, competitive club and team that also includes some of the top players in
the state and country! Meetings are on Thursdays 3:30-5pm. Due to space
limitations, interested new members should plan to play in the try-out tournament in
mid-September. Learn more about Fallon Chess at our Facebook page, and sign up here,
or e-mail if you have any questions. We are actively looking
for parent volunteers, too.
      Junior Achievement for Seventh Graders
      Thursdays 3:30 - 4:30pm
      Explore skills, interests and values to make informed education and 
      career goals. Students develop knowledge about how to earn money, spend wisely 
      within a budget, save and invest, use credit cautiously, and protect their 
      personal finances. Signups to be announced. Program information here.
Fallon Math Enthusiasts
Sign up here .
For more information, please click  here.

FAQs here.
Sign up here by September 10, 2017.
Follow Principal Sweeney on Social Media

If you have a Facebook or a Twitter account and would like to follow Principal Sweeney's communications through social media, please find her on Twitter @FallonPrincipal and on Facebook as Principal Sweeney. 
This Week
Next Week
Monday (9/4)  
No School-Labor Day
Monday (9/11)
School Site Council Meeting-3.30pm
PFC Meeting-6.30pm
Tuesday (9/5)

Tuesday (9/12)

Wednesday (9/6)

Wednesday (9/13)

Thursday (9/7)

Thursday (9/14)
6th Grade Dance-3.30-6pm
7th/8th Grade dance-6.30-9pm
Friday (9/8)
Spirit Day-Wear Sock-hop or 1950's clothes
Sock Hop-Swing dance events in PE classes
Friday (9/15)

Fallon School PFC
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