October 15, 2015
School will be closed for professional development on Friday the 16th and for parent conferences on Friday the 20th. If you have not met with your child’s teacher to discuss your children’s progress please call the school at 447-6900 to schedule an appointment.
Extended Day began this week for students in 2nd-5th grade. Please honor this commitment in order to support growth in your child’s learning in literacy and math. We will focus on math and literacy but we will also have an afternoon club to allow children to enjoy games, walking, chess, and art.
A letter has been posted to or website with information from Commissioner Key about the rating system for the PARCC assessment that was given in the spring. Please read the categories to better understand the assessment results.
We have a skating party tonight at the Arkansas Skateium from 6:00-7:50. Please make sure your child has an emergency phone number. Please make sure that you pick your children up no later than 8:00.
Our fall carnival is scheduled for October 30th from 6:00-8:00. We need donations of bags of candy and cakes and pies for the night of the event. Please volunteer to help the event run smoothly and to join in the fun.
PTA fund-raising information will go home today. Students that are top salesmen will earn a limo ride. Please participate to help fund the many activities and resources our PTA provides.
Western Hills has a flu clinic scheduled from 12:30-3:00 on November the 9th. Please take advantage of this opportunity to help keep your children healthy.