10:00 AM - 1:00 PM Countdown to Kindergarten
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM Summer Youth Fair
2:00 PM - 7:00 PM EP Blood Drive
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Science & Technology Fair
NO SCHOOL - on Monday, February 15th
Yearbooks are now being sold by the PTO. The cost of a yearbook is $17.00 and orders are being taken until Monday, Feb. 15th. Orders can be placed online at www.jostensyearbooks.com For online orders payment options are credit card, e-check, bill me later and Paypal. You can also order by completing the order form and returning it to school with cash or a check made payable to Easterly Parkway PTO. Please contact any PTO officer if you have questions.
The Easterly Parkway Science and Technology Fair will be held on Monday, February 29th, from 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the APR. Students have fun while learning in this non-judging exhibiiton of science experiments, working models, inventions and collections of scientific or technological projects. There will also be demonstrations from various PSU groups and STEM.
The PTO is holding a Scholastic Book Fair the week of
Feb. 29th-March 4th.
The next PTO meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 15th, starting at 6:30 p.m. This is the annual Spring Potluck meeting and will be held in the All Purpose Room. Free childcare will be available.
Kindergarten Registration for SCASD begins on Tues., March 22nd. For more information about SCASD Kindergarten Registration and upcoming dates and locations, please click here. Kindergarten registration will be held at Easterly Parkway Elem. School on Thursday, April 7th from 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
INTRAMURALS: The first session of intramurals ended on Tuesday, Dec. 15th. The second session will begin in January, 2016 and 4th and 5th grade students will have the opportunity to play volleyball and participate in the IM Ski Program at Tussey Mountain.
Fourth graders will have intramurals every Tuesday starting on Tuesday, Jan. 12 and will end on Tuesday, Feb. 9th, (1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, and 2/9).
Fifth graders will begin volleyball intramuals on Thursday, Jan. 14th and will end in March after the all-elementary schools 5th grade volleyball tournament at the high school (1/14, 1/21, 1/28, 2/4, 2/11, 2/16, 2/18, 2/23, 2/25, 3/1, 3/3, 3/15, 3/17). Tournament dates are tentatively scheduled for March 21-23.
For students who signed up for IM Skiing at Tussey Mountain, the following dates are ski days: 1/11, 1/25, 2/1, 2/8, 2/15, and 2/22.
Intramurals begin immediately after school and parents are responsible for picking their children up promptly; 4:30 for volleyball and 7:00 pm at Tussey Mountain for skiing. Intramurals will only be held on days that there is school. If school is canceled or there is an early dismissal because of bad weather, then intramurals will be caneled also.
Please call the Safe at School Line (814-231-1171) if your child is going to be absent from school.Remember to send in an excuse when your child returns to school.
As approved by the SCASD Board of Directors, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day will now be a district-wide school holiday for students. Under the revised calendar, there will be no school for students on Monday, Jan. 18, 2016, and Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 is now a regular school day.
To assist you with planning, here are the updated academic calendar and list of scheduled days with no school for the 2015-16 school year.