Sunday Minute – Feb 24, 2019

Sunday Minute – Feb 24, 2019

Good evening. This is Mrs. Stevens, with this week’s Sunday Minute!


Parents, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to view some of the wonderful works our Topeka Tigers have done during this month of Black History.  Please join us this Friday after school in the auditorium, where you will get to take a walk through Black History which is huge part of American History!


No Computer Lab Club this week

Due to some testing and updates, there will be NO Computer Lab club this week.  Please plan to pick up your children right after school at dismissal.


Student Success Awards 2/25

Tomorrow we will honor our students for their academic and social emotional achievement!  Due to the morning weather forecast, we will hold the Student Success Awards in the auditorium for our recipients and their families.  For recipients in grades TK-2 grade we will begin at 8:15AM and 3rd-5th will start promptly after (approx. 9:00AM).


GATE Parent Meeting 2/27 @ 8:15

There will be a GATE/Gifted Parent meeting this Wednesday at 8:15AM.  This meeting is especially important and informative for 2nd grade parents.  Please join us. 


Governance Council Meeting 2/28 @2:45PM in room 28

Our monthly Governance council meeting will be this Thursday, February 28th at 2:45PM in room 28.  We will be discussing budget development, CA dashboard, committee reports, etc. 


Friday is a MINIMUM DAY – 12:33PM Dismissal

Rounding out our week will be a minimum day dismissal on Friday, March 1st.  Students will be dismissed at 12:33PM.  Please plan ahead for student pick up and please be reminded there will be NO Computer Lab or Homework Club that Friday. 


World’s Finest Chocolate Sale Fundraiser Results

Thank you Tiger Community for doing such a great job on our Chocolate Candy sale!  Our top 3 Sellers are


Top 3 Sellers

1st Place – Lauren Cash (Room 20)—22 Boxes

2nd Place- Cadence Grooms (Room 20)—17 Boxes

3rd Place- Ariyah Martinez (Room 22)—16 Boxes

We will be announcing our class party winners, tomorrow morning and/or see this printed email of this communication for more winner details.


Pizza Party Winners


1st place- Room 20 – 57 boxes

2nd place- Room 22- 24 boxes


1st place- Room 26- 30 boxes

2nd place- Room 34- 29 boxes


Ice Cream Party

3rd Place Class Overall- Room 27- 26 boxes


Top 3 Sellers

1st Place – Lauren Cash (Room 20)—22 Boxes

2nd Place- Cadence Grooms (Room 20)—17 Boxes

3rd Place- Ariyah Martinez (Room 22)—16 Boxes


Thank you to The VO Family

Finally, thank you to the parents of Elana and Ethan Vo for contributing to our school’s Character Counts Treasure Box.  Your partnership is greatly appreciated.


That’s it for this week’s news from school!  Have a tigerrific evening!




2/25               Student Success Awards Assemblies- Morning Assembly area 

Pre/TK/K-2 @ 8:15am 

Grades 3-5 @ 9:00am

3/1                  Minimum Day – 12:33pm Dismissal

3/4-3/8          Read Across America Week

  • Monday- Green Eggs & Ham – Wear Green
  • Tuesday- One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish- Wear Red and/or Blue
  • Wednesday- Fox in Sox- Wear Crazy Socks
  • Thursday- Cat in the Hat – Wear your favorite Hat
  • Friday- Sleep Book—Pajama Day

3/5                  PTA Executive Board Member meeting @6:30PM

3/7                  Coffee With the Principal

3/11-3/13     5th Grade Pali Camp Trip

3/14               PTA Dine Out

3/19               PTA Association Meeting @ 6:30PM

3/25               5th Grade Sees candy Sale Kick-off

3/28               Emergency/Fire Drill practice


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