EP students and staff are excited about celebrating "Dr. Seuss Spirit Week" during the week of Feb. 27-March 2nd. In collaboration with this event, students and stuff will be celebrating every day in a different way: Monday (2/27) The Cat in the Hat Day. Wear your favorite hat to school that day. Tuesday (2/28) Fox in Socks - wear your crazy socks to school; Wednesday (3/1) My Many Colored Days-wear your favorite color to school; and on Thursday, (3/2) I Can Read With My Eyes Shut--wear a shirt with words on it--that you can read. March 2nd is actually Dr. Seuss's birthday and he would be 113 years old!!! As always, whatever you wear to celebrate Dr. Seuss Week, just make sure it's appropriate for school!
PTO (Parent-Teacher Organization) general meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 14th, starting at 6:45 p.m. in the Library. Childcare will be provided.
WINTER INTRAMURALS: The winter intramurals will begin in January, 2017 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 volleyball intramurals every Thursday starting on Thursday, Jan. 12th. (1/12, 1/19, 1/26, 2/2, 2/9 from 3:00-4:30 p.m.)
Fifth graders will begin volleyball intramuals on Tuesday, Jan. 10th and will end in March after the all-elementary schools 5th grade district volleyball tournament at the high school (1/10, 1/17, 1/24, 1/31, 2/7, 2/14, 2/16, 2/21, 2/23, 2/28, 3/2, 3/14, 3/16 from 3:00-4:30 p.m.). Tournament dates are tentatively scheduled for March 20-22 at the High School. Parents will receive more information closer to the date.
For students who signed up for IM Skiing at Tussey Mountain, the following dates are Monday ski days: 1/9, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, (possible make up days if school is canceled on one of the regular ski Mondays will 2/13, and 2/20.)
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.
Esther Cordell is the EP Intramural coordinator and her email is firstname.lastname@example.org.
No School on the following days: March 3, 6,7, 8, 9, and 10. Classes resume on Monday, March 13th.
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.
Tours of Easterly Parkway Elementary Available
You may set up a tour of the building by e-mailing the principal, Michael Maclay, at email@example.com or by calling the school at (814)231-1170. (Please be sure to leave a message in case no one is able to answer the phone when you call.) We are always happy to schedule a tour!