Sunday Minute – November 17, 2019

Sunday Minute – November 17, 2019

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


Student Success Award Assemblies 11/18

Tomorrow we will celebrate the academic and character success of selected students for the first reporting period.  Please join us in the auditorium.

                        2nd -3rd – 8:20AM

                        Pre/TK-1st- 8:55AM




Parent Conference Week Dismissal Times

Parents, please note that this week is Parent-Teacher Conference Week.  Each day’s dismissal is as follows.

Monday- Dismissal at 12:33PM

Tuesday- Dismissal at 1:28PM

Wednesday-Dismissal at 12:33PM

Thursday- Dismissal at 12:33PM

Friday- Dismissal at 12:33PM


No Homework Club all week and No Friday Topeka Robotics afterschool program

Because of our minimum day week, there will be no Homework club this week and no Friday, Topeka Robotics afterschool club.


Scholastic Book Fair 11/18-11/22

This week is also our Scholastic Book Fair.  The book fair will take place in the library and it will be open during recess, lunch, after school, and during parent conferences.  Please stop by.


YMCA Thanksgiving Baskets

On Monday, November 18th from 2PM-6PM the YMCA will be handing out Thanksgiving baskets in the auditorium to selected families.  The families selected should have received a letter on Friday, November 15th.  We hope to see you there to pick up your basket from the North Valley YMCA. 


PTA Association Meeting Tuesday 11/19 @ 8:05AM- Auditorium

There will be a PTA Association meeting, on Tuesday, November 19th in the auditorium at 8:05AM.


GATE/SAS Parent Meeting- Mark your calendars 11/21 @ 8:15am in room 15

Thursday, November 21st we will have our fall GATE/Gifted parent meeting in room 15 at 8:15am. This meeting is for all parents of Gifted students and potentially Gifted students. So, see you all there.


School Experience Survey Began 10/28

Parents, your feedback about your experience at Topeka is important to us. I want to encourage you to PLEASE complete the School Experience Survey. Computers will be available after school in the library, during the Book Fair, for those who would like some assistance in completing it.  You will need the 10-digit parent code found on the top right corner of the parent letter- sent home with the oldest student in your family.  For your convenience, you can take the survey online at


PTA 5th Grade Sponsored Sees Candy Sale 11/11-11/22

The PTA 5th Grade Committee will be selling Sees Candies.  If you are interested in supporting and making your Holidays Sweet, please look for order forms in the main office and the e-Backpack.



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



11/20             Beat Box 2nd-5th 12:40PM-1:40PM

11/21             Emergency Drill with Drop and Cover practice

11/21             Beat Box K-1st 12:40PM-1:40PM


12/12             Winter Program 1- families of students last names beginning M to Z

  • Preschool, TK, Kinder --- 8:30AM
  • 1st, 2nd, & 3rd --------------- 9:15AM
  • 4th & 5th --------------------- 10:00AM

12/13             Winter Program 2- families of students last names beginning A to L

  • Preschool, TK, Kinder --- 8:30AM
  • 1st, 2nd, & 3rd --------------- 9:15AM
  • 4th & 5th --------------------- 10:00AM

12/17             Audiometric Testing

12/20             Emergency Drill

12/23-1/12   Winter Break


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