Week of May 20th (39)
Celebrating 50 years of tradition!
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
This Week:
May 23: Mary Poppins @ The Bob Carr Theater / K-4/K-5 End of Year Parties
May 24: Student/Teacher Holiday: No School
Looking Ahead:
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 / Time Capsule Unveiling!
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!
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!
This coming June, 6th grader Melissa D. (#13) will be competing at Volleyball Junior Olympics in Indianapolis with her team. Her passion for volleyball started 2 years ago when she played for Park Maitland. We are so proud of you, Melissa!
4th graders went on a gem mining adventure this week! They searched for various rocks and minerals, and then participated in a gem analysis lab. This is just one more exciting Park Maitland tradition!
Thanks again to the presenting parents who came to share about different career choices in Ms. Dick's social studies classes!
4th grader, Diva B., made origami frogs for her whole class, and students had fun racing them this week during homeroom!
Students in our Tinkering Lab and Maker Space classes experienced some real hands on learning during Take Apart Days. Thanks to all who donated old phones and electronics for our students to explore!
Our annual book swap event is a great opportunity for students to trade old books for "new", just in time for summer reading!
To view more adorable photos from these (and other) events CLICK HERE to access our SmugMug account. The password is tradition1819. Enjoy!
IMPORTANT END OF YEAR PROCEDURES

Be sure to look for the 2018-19 END OF YEAR PROCEDURES on the "Parent resources"   page of our website for important information.  This is your link to all the information you need regarding the end of the year and more!

CLICK HERE to access important grade level end of year Information, school supply lists, and summer work by grade level.

ITBS score reports and final report cards can be picked up from Tuesday, June 11th - Friday, June 14th between the hours of 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. They will not be mailed this year. If your account is not paid in full, however, you will need to make arrangements to pick up your child(ren)’s report card upon final payment.

-- PLEASE NOTE -- 
Any outstanding balances must be paid before the end of the school year. The final month of AfterCare will be billed at the end of the month and payment is due upon receipt. Thank you for your cooperation!
School Uniform Reminder

In preparation of summer "growth spurts" and back-to-school shopping (before you know it) we want to be sure you have the most up to date information. Park Maitland school uniforms can be purchased from one of our approved uniform providers:


All uniforms must be embroidered with the Park Maitland logo:



Old school uniforms can still be worn in the upcoming school year. Also, our Uniform Swap is still available for parents to go check out gently used items (and to donate items for future use). If you are interested in scheduling a time to visit the Uniform Swap, please call or text Danae Pollack at
407-754-5518.

* All uniform swap donations must be taken directly to the swap. Please do not bring old uniforms onto campus to donate.
Friendly Reminder: All outstanding library books are due at this time!
CLICK HERE to view our May News Cast, the final News Cast of the 2018-19 school year. Enjoy!
Yearbooks are in! A very special thanks to Lorena Godoy-Ramos for all her hard work on the 2018-2019 Tradition Yearbook. Books will be distributed during homeroom on Tuesday, May 21st. If possible, please provide your children with a pen or marker to keep in their bags for signing. Children will be able to bring their books to school each day until the end of the school year.
The 7 Habits

We have had a fantastic year sharing the 7 Habits with our Park Maitland Students. Check out  THIS LINK  to review each one!
The deadline to order your custom engraved legacy bricks is Thursday, May 30th!

Orders can be placed through  THIS LINK for $150 each. These bricks will serve as a permanent reminder of your dedication to Park Maitland School!
Please help our school by collecting Box Tops for Education! Clip and save Box Tops from various Products. Each Box Top earns 10 cents…only 10 Box Tops = $1.00. It adds up quickly, and who would want to throw money away? Please clip and save to turn in to your child’s homeroom teacher in the Fall!
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.
2019-2020 SCHOOL CALENDAR
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
GRADE LEVEL LINKS
(Please note: Teacher pages are not updated for
the following week until Sunday at 4:00 p.m.)
K-4
K-5

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