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About Inservice and Minimum (Modified) Days

Inservice and minimum school days allow for professional and staff development.

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School Hours

What are Minimum Days?

Minimum days are also called "Modified Days" (shortened school days).

Modified days school hours:

  • Kindergarten:  All students from 8:00 a.m. -11:25 a.m.
  • Grades 1-6  8:00 a.m. - 1:05 p.m.
  • Every Wednesday is a minimum Day

Note: Modified days are listed on our school calendar as "minimum days." Other schools may refer to these shortened days as "compact days."

2016-2017 Calendar

2016-2017 Calendar of Events

 

August    

17 First Day Folders Stuffing

18 Kinder Orientation @ 4:30

18 New Parent Orientation @ 5:30   

22 First Day of School

22  PTA Membership Drive Begins

22 Spirit Wear Sale

24   Minimum Day

29 Used Shoe Drive Begins

30 Back to School Night- MINIMUM DAY 11:00 dismissal for all students

31 Minimum Day

September    

2   Spirit Wear Order Forms due     

5    No School – Labor Day

7    Red, White & Blue Spirit Day/MINIMUM Day

7 Patriots FLAG assembly

8    Fall Pictures – Grades K-3

9    Fall Pictures – Grades 4-6

14 MINIMUM DAY

19   Penny Wars

21   MINIMUM DAY

23   Family BINGO Night

28  Minimum Day

30   Membership Drive Ends

October    

3    Box Tops Collection Begins 

5    MINIMUM DAY 

5  Parent Science Fair Info Night

10-14    Fall Book Fair

12   MINIMUM DAY

13 Make-up picture Day

14   Family Reading Night

18-21    6th Graders at Science Camp

19   MINIMUM DAY

24-28    Red Ribbon Week

26 The Bully Game Assembly

26   MINIMUM DAY

30 Box Tops Contest Ends

31   No School – Teacher Inservice

November    

2    Donuts with Dads

2    MINIMUM DAY

8 Spirit Day, White & Panther Blue!

8-18    Parent/Teacher Conferences-MINIMUM DAYS

10 End of Trimester- Award Assemblies

11   No School – Veteran's Day

21-25  Thanksgiving Break NO SCHOOL

30 MINIMUM DAY

TBA Holiday Food Drive

 

December    

2   Winter Garland Fundraiser

7   MINIMUM DAY

7 Spirit Day: Red, White & Panther Blue!

10 Science Fair Workshop

12-16 Winter Holiday Gift Shop

12 Holiday Food Basket Distribution

14 MINIMUM DAY

21 MINIMUM DAY

22  Minimum Day- 11:00 dismissal for all students

23-31    No School - Winter Holiday

 

January        

1-9   No School – Winter Holiday

 9 No School -Teacher Inservice Day

10    Return from Winter Break

11    MINIMUM DAY

16    No School – M.L. King, Jr. Day

18    MINIMUM DAY

25   MINIMUM DAY  

27 Get Fit with Mom 6-9 pm

30 Spirit Wear Sale

TBA   Talent Show Auditions    

TBA HSA Nominations

     

February    

1   Box Top Collection Begins 

1   MINIMUM DAY

6 100th Day SPIRIT DAY-Dress 100 days or 100 years old!

8   MINIMUM DAY

8 Science Fair Award Ceremony

15 Art Assembly (Letters to Harriet Tubman)

17   No School - Lincoln’s Birthday

20   No School – President’s Day

15   MINIMUM DAY

22   MINIMUM DAY

24    End of  2nd Trimester

        Award Assemblies

27-March 3   Parent/Teacher Conferences

        

March  

1-3    Parent/Teacher Conferences – MINIMUM DAYS

         Lost & Found in front of office

6-17 Gift of Art Baskets collection

8 MINIMUM DAY

11 Art Day

15   MINIMUM DAY

16   Spring Pictures Grades K-3

17   Spring Pictures Grades 4-6

17   Gift of Art Family Social

22    MINIMUM DAY

22 Art Assembly

March 27-31  No School - Spring Break

                

April      

3 Return from Spring Break

5   MINIMUM DAY

5 6th Grade Panoramic Picture

12    MINIMUM DAY

19    MINIMUM DAY

21 SPRING FAMILY NIGHT/ ART BASKET RAFFLE 5-8PM

26    MINIMUM DAY

26 Art Assembly

TBA  Clothes Closet Collection

 

May  

1-5    Staff Appreciation Week

1-5 Spring Book Fair

2 4th grade Walk Through California

3    MINIMUM DAY

3    Imagination Machine

4 4th grade Walk Through California

5    Staff Appreciation Luncheon

8 5th Grade Walk Through American Revolution

9 5th Grade Walk Through American Revolution

10   MINIMUM DAY

16   Open House/MINIMUM DAY 11:00 dismissal for all students

17   MINIMUM DAY

19   Spirit Day, Red, White & Panther Blue!

22-23 6th Grade Walk Through Ancient Civilizations

24     MINIMUM DAY

26 1st grade Award Assembly @ 8:15

29   No School – Memorial Day

30-31    Parent/Teacher Conferences – MINIMUM DAYS

         Lost & Found in front of office

31 4th Grade Gold Rush Day

        

June        

1-2   Parent/Teacher Conferences – MINIMUM DAYS

        Lost & Found in front of office

2    Awards Assemblies

2 6th grade to Scandia

6   6th Grade Promotion

7 6th Grade Softball Game

7   MINIMUM DAY

8    Last Day of School – Dismissal 11:00 a.m.

8    End of 3rd Trimester

 

 

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