Week of May 6th (37)
Celebrating 50 years of tradition!
This Week:
May 6: Grade 4 State Travel Fair
May 7: Grade 4 Sports Fest / Skate Party
May 8: Grade 5 Sports Fest / KoPixMo Sibling/Make-Up Day
May 9-10: Grade 3 Spanish Puppet Shows
May 9: Grade 6 Sports Fest
May 10: K-5 Mother's Day Tea / JFF Event / Sports Awards Assembly
Looking Ahead:
May 15: Read to Lead Lunch Celebration (All Grades)
May 17: Grade 6 Pool Party
May 23: Mary Poppins @ The Bob Carr Theater / K-4/K-5 End of Year Parties
May 24: Student/Teacher Holiday: No School
May 27: Memorial Day: No School
May 28: Grade 5 Food Truck Challenge / Last Day for K-4/K-5
May 29: K-5 Bridging Ceremony
May 30: Early Dismissal Day / Last Day for Grades 1-6 / End of Year Parties / Grade 6 Graduation
Park Maitland School Presents:
Mark your calendars for Thursday, May 23rd, and plan to join us at the Bob Carr Theater for this magical event!

Tickets are currently on sale. CLICK HERE to purchase!
Sports Fest

Our lower elementary Sports Fest events were a huge success with great competition and lots of encouragement and friendly cheers. 

This week our 4th, 5th, and 6th grade students will test their skills on the field!  
We are so proud of 6th grader, Hudson H., for his partnership with Early Learning Coalition of Orange County. He collected and donated hundreds of children's books for his passion project. Great job, Hudson!
2nd grade students are continuing to have a great time exploring and learning about different career choices in Ms. Dick's social studies classes. Thank you so much to the presenting parents!
Students in our aftercare Strings and Piano classes did a fantastic job in their recitals this week.

Pictured above is our Advanced Strings class. Mr. May says they are, “The most advanced strings group ever at Park Maitland!”
We love celebrating our students hard work and accomplishments! 3rd grader Ensley A. finished the 2018 USAG Level 3 Florida State Gymnastics Championships with an overall All-Around Ranking of #9 in the State. She finished #6 in the State for both the Floor and Bars events. 
"Q" and "U" Got Married...Again!

Every spring, Mr. "Q" and Ms. "U" have a very fancy wedding with all of their K-4 friends and their parents in attendance. Following the ceremony, the newly weds (with the help of their friends) donate all of their wedding gifts to Florida Hospital! This sweet and memorable tradition is one of our best!
To view more adorable photos from this (and other) event(s) CLICK HERE to access our SmugMug account. The password is tradition1819. Enjoy!
Congratulations to our beloved 5th grade Reading/ESW teacher, Ms. Carrier, now a Finalist for Nobel Learning Communities Teacher of the Year - A National Award! Ms. Carrier is one of 3 Semi-finalists out of over 200 K-12 schools across the nation! As we celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, we could not be more proud of all of our outstanding teachers!
Student athletes should wear their sports jerseys on Friday, May 10th for the sports awards assembly. We are so excited to celebrate our student athletes!
Friendly Reminder: All outstanding library books are due at this time!

Mrs. Talbert will be hosting a Read to Lead Pizza Lunch Celebration on Wednesday, May 15th for all students who participated in Read to Lead every month throughout the school year! An invitation will be sent home to those who qualify.
Engraved bricks are still available for purchase through  THIS LINK for $150 each. These bricks will serve as a permanent reminder of your dedication to Park Maitland School!
These bricks will be prominently displayed on campus, and installed over the summer.
Summer is the time for campers to jump into new experiences while also delving deeper into their current interests. Our camp provides many opportunities for campers to explore and have fun.

Summer Camp Dates:
June 3rd - 28th • July 8th - 26th

Before care/Aftercare:
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. • 3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Available each day

Summer Camp at Park Maitland is comprised of 3 different camp experiences - based on the camper's grade for the 2019-2020 school year. Click on each graphic below for more information:

In addition, we are excited to offer full and half-day specialty camps to current Park Maitland students!

Full-Day Specialty Camp Options:
K-5 - 6th Grade: Camp Laugh-A-Lot
K-5 - 4th Grade: Dooby Dooby Moo Improv & Theater Camp
K-5 - 6th Grade: Art Camps
K-5 - 6th Grade: Brave Girls Camp

Half-Day Specialty Camp Options:
3rd - 6th Grade Reading Enrichment Camps
3rd - 6th Grade Math Enrichment Camps
K-4 - 4th Grade Bubbles Basics & Beyond: Swimming Camp

* More information can be found in the above linked camp brochures

Follow  THIS LINK  to register today!
An exciting addition to Extreme Camp is under way!

Pardon our dust as we work on a top secret project for our campers to enjoy. REGISTER TODAY for more information.
Dates are subject to change

August 12: Grades 1, 2, 3, 4 - Meet & Greet
August 13: Grades K-4, K-5, 5, 6 - Meet & Greet
August 14:  K-4 and K-5 first day of school
August 15:  Grades 1 - 6 first day of school
September 2:  Student/Teacher Holiday (Labor Day)
September 30:  Professional Development Day for faculty, Student Holiday
October 11:  Teacher Workday, Student Holiday
November 8: Professional Development Day for faculty, Student Holiday
November 25 - 29:  Thanksgiving Holiday
December 19: Early Dismissal Day
December 20 - January 6:  Holiday break
January 6: Teacher Workday, Student Holiday
January 7:  Students Return
January 15:  Early Dismissal Day
January 20:  Student/Teacher Holiday (MLK Jr. Day)
February 13: Professional Development Day for faculty, Student Holiday
February 14 - 17: Student/Teacher Holiday (President's Day)
March 13: Teacher Workday, Student Holiday
March 16 - 20:  Spring Break
April 10: Student/Teacher Holiday (Good Friday)
April 13: Professional Development Day for faculty, Student Holiday
May 22:  Student/Teacher Holiday
May 25:  Student/Teacher Holiday (Memorial Day)
May 26:  Final Day K-4 & K-5
May 27:  K-5 Bridging Ceremony
May 28:  Final Day Grades 1-6 (Early Dismissal Day), 6th Grade Graduation
(Please note: Teacher pages are not updated for
the following week until Sunday at 4:00 p.m.)

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