Central Elementary School
61 Woodside Road
Riverside, IL 60546
(708) 447-1106

Reminders

School Supply Pickup 8/22

Posted Aug 18, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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School Supplies 3If you ordered school supplies for the 2014-15 school year, pickup will take place on Friday, August 22nd from 8:00 am to 10:00 am outside on the back pavement behind the multi-purpose room at school.

Come and check out the class lists and pick up your supplies! Class lists will also be posted at 8 am on Friday!

If you are unable to pick up your items on Friday or would like to help pass out , please contact Jennifer at jennsedivy@sbcglobal.net to make special arrangements.

 

 





Back to School Kickoff Social – Tuesday 8/26

Posted Aug 18, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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tslogoNew this year at Central — a Back to School Kickoff Social on Tuesday, August 26th from 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm!

There will be a Central School Teacher Meet and Greet from 2:00pm to 3:00pm for students in grades 1-5. Students and their parents/guardians will be able to come to Central School, find their classroom, meet their teacher, and drop off their school supplies.  

*Kindergarten families can meet their teachers at the Kindergarten Picnic earlier in the day from 11:30-12:30. They will drop off supplies on Wednesday, August 27th during the Kindergarten Open House.  

Then, head out to the back pavement for a cool TropicalSno shaved ice treat! Teachers will join the social at 3:00 pm!

PTO Representatives will be present to provide information and answer questions.  And, LUNCH TICKETS will be sold – $60/book.

Questions? Contact Lynda Murphy at lyndad1106@yahoo.com

 

 





Kindergarten Picnic – 8/26

Posted Aug 18, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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welcomeThe Kindergarten Picnic is Tuesday, August 26th at 11:30am!

Pack a lunch and head to the Central playground for an hour of fun! See some old friends and make some new ones!

PTO Representatives will be on hand to provide information and answer any questions.





Memorial Day Flag Ceremony

Posted May 21, 2014 | Category: Community, Reminders
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This information was originally posted on May 21, 2014. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

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If your scout would like to participate in the annual Memorial Day Flag Ceremony on Friday, May 23rd, please have them wear their uniform to school. The ceremony will begin at 8:30 am.

All scouts should check in with their teachers as usual and they will then be sent outside before the 8:30 am start to get assembled by the playground.

Any fifth grade scouts that would like to be a part of the color guard must contact Chris at chris@pacourek.com.

Parents are welcome to attend the short outdoor ceremony.





Spirit Day on Wednesday, May 14 – BEACH DAY!

Posted May 12, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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This information was originally posted on May 12, 2014. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

beachWednesday, May 14th is the last Spirit Day of the year!  It’s BEACH DAY!

If your child wears flip flops, please make sure that they bring gym shoes for PE.

Don’t want to go to Central Beach? No problem…wear your Central Spirit Wear!

 





It is Time to Register for the 2014-15 School Year

Posted May 7, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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This information was originally posted on May 7, 2014. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Registration for the 2014-15 school year is happening now!

If you are currently a student in District 96, you still need to register!

Spread the word to neighbors and any new families in the district.  Early registration allows the district to more effectively plan for the next school year.

You can find the registration information here:

www.district96.org/central/news/2014-15-registration-begins-5514/





PTO Meeting Friday, May 9 at 8:45 am

Posted May 7, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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Central-PTOPlease join us for our final PTO meeting of the 2013-14 school year this Friday, May 9 at 8:45 am. The meeting will be held in the first floor conference room at Central.  The installation of next year’s PTO officers will take place!

Coffee and babysitting is provided.

The next Board of Education meeting is Tuesday, May 20 in the Hauser LRC at 7:30 pm.





Weekly Reminders: May 5-9

Posted May 4, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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This information was originally posted on May 4, 2014. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

If you can believe it, we are nearing the end of the year! Here are a few weekly reminders:

  • This week is Teacher Appreciation Week! Students can arrive a few minutes early on Monday to sign their teachers doors! Don’t forget a pen or pencil! Check out all of the details here:

www.centralptonews.org/2014/04/29/teacher-and-staff-appreciation-week-may-5-10-and-the-award-goes-to/

  • Brick Pavers are on sale now! Don’t forget to purchase your piece of Central history!

www.centralptonews.org/2014/04/22/brick-pavers-on-sale-now/

  • Don’t forget to donate your old shoes to the Nike Reuse a Shoe Drive! Keep your shoes out of the landfill and give them a new life!

www.centralptonews.org/2014/04/21/we-want-you-well-your-old-gyms-shoes/

  • Thank you to all who participated in Screen Free Week!

The raffle winners for $5 Aunt Diana Gift Certificates:  Kailyn Novak, Kennedy Holakovsky, Jonah Brenneman, Lincoln Randall, Vincent Dockendorf, Liam Butler, A.J. Smith, Wyatt Murphy, Maggie Durkin, Kendall Richards, Joe Durkin,  Luke O’Brien, Josie Randall, Julia Bageanis, Nick Schook, Jake Shevitz, Tess Bruno, Paige Deason, Emily Xu, and Kate Johnson.

The bonus raffle winners for Central School Spirit Wear: Kate O’Brien, Anthony Grossi, Danny Gentile, Rylan Bruno, Sadie Brenneman, Veronica Hunt, Patrick Durkin, Ben O’Brien, Neil Kinnan, Sophie Bruno, Ryan Novak and Ben O’Bryan.

  • Do you love science? We need you! The Science in a Can program is being rejuvenated for next year. Please join us on Thursday, May 29th at 7pm (Jennie Royer’s house, 187 Olmsted) as we brainstorm some new ideas (including some in-class experiments!). The more minds, the better! Looking forward to seeing you there!! Questions? Feel free to email Jennie at jhepker@prescottmed.com.




Keep Screen Free Week Alive this Weekend!

Posted Apr 24, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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This information was originally posted on April 24, 2014. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

screen freeKeep Screen Free Week alive this weekend by participating in one or both of the following family-friendly Saturday activities:

  • Frederick Law Olmsted Society Landscape Workday, Saturday, April 26th  from 9 am to noon at Swan Pond (near the old Fairbank Dam)
  • Riverside Parks & Recreation Kite Fly Event, Saturday, April 26th from 1-2:30 pm at Big Ball Park

Additional details for each of these events can be found in the Screen Free Week Activity Guide.

Please remember to have your children turn in their raffle tickets to their teachers for each day that they succeeded in being Screen Free!  All tickets must be turned in by Tuesday, April 29th, to be eligible for prizes.  Winners will be announced on Wednesday, April 30th.  Thank you for participating in Screen Free Week!





Spring Open House is Thursday!

Posted Apr 22, 2014 | Category: Reminders
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This information was originally posted on April 22, 2014. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

open_house.bellCome and see what your student has been working on all year!

Spring Open House is this Thursday, April 24th at 7 pm.