MM 1.9.18

Dear Parents,

Basketball This Week:
 Thurs, Jan 11, Fairwinds, AWAY, 801 Seymour RD. Bear, DE 19701, 4:00, 5:00, 6:30
 Fri, Jan 12, Fairton vs FBS, HOME, 408 Gordy Rd, Salisbury, MD 21804, 4:30, 5:30, 7:00

Game Change: The FBS vs Calvary game previously scheduled on January 16 has been moved to February 12.

No School: There will be no school on Monday, Jan 15, celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.

End of Second Quarter: Friday, January 19 is the last day of the second quarter. Please be reminded that this will be a half day of school and all students are dismissed at noon. There will be no extended care provided.

Falcon Formal/ Family Event: Reserve February 23 on your calendar for the FBS Falcon Formal and FBS family event! Tickets on sale in the office to see our special guest talent.

Tardies: There will no longer be a differentiation between excused and unexcused tardies beginning with the start of the third quarter. We would ask you to plan accordingly to get your students to school on time.

Elementary Art: Mrs. Autumn Rush had requested that students in grades 1-6 bring in a photograph of themselves with a parent. They will be working on Mary Cassatt- inspired artwork in a couple of weeks.

Karate Recorder is Back! Grades 3 and 4 will be participating in Karate Recorder for their Music classes. Fourth graders should still have recorders from their class last year. Third graders and those without recorders will be able to purchase recorders from the school office. These lessons will begin Monday, Jan 22, during the scheduled music period.

Grandparents Day: We are looking for volunteers to help organize and assist on February 16. Please contact the office if you are able.