Friday, April 22 , 2016

Friday, April 22 , 2016

 

Student Announcements   

 

HOT LUNCH

Chicken drummies

Romaine salad

Baked beans

Gold Fish pretzel

Mixed fruit

Milk

 

 

Lunch Workers for April 18th-22nd: McKenna Meyers, Kate Brown, Cory Barber, Josh Kanady

NEW NEWS: 

 

Seward Elementary School Primary Grades Spring Concert TODAY, April 22 (Earth Day).

The concert title is:

100 Years of the National Park Service: Celebrating Natural Resources Through Song, Dance, and Visual Arts

Students in grades kindergarten through Sue Pfeiffenberger’s 2/3 grades will be performing. These students should wear either clean, nice black pants/tights or blue jeans Friday. Dress rehearsal will be at 10 am and other classes are invited to attend. The public performance is at 1:00 pm. Remember all students will be eating a half hour early on Friday.

 

Seward Elementary is looking for a representative for Seward Schools Site-Based Council! If you are the parent of a Seward El student and are interested, please stop by our office for a filing form! Elections will be held via e-mail ballots May 6th-12th.

 

Title 1 Pre-K assessments are Tuesday, April 26th.  If you have a child who will be four years old by September 1st, and are interested in our great pre-school program, please fill out a registration form and make an appointment. Call 224-3356 for any questions.

 

Kindergarten roundup is Wednesday, April 27th.  If your child will be five years old by September 1st, please attend one of the two sessions offered, 5:30-6:30, or 6:30-7:30.  Please bring in your child’s shot records, birth certificate and any questions you might have. Optional to bring your child but, if you do, please have them dress for outside play. 

 

OLDER NEWS:

 

***SCHOOL STORE!!  FRIDAYS  South Wing  12:30 until 12:55

 

Parents!  To check balance remaining on your child’s food service account:

Log into Powerschool

Click on lunch and fees

Click on Lunch planner

 

 

WORD OF THE DAY:  shufflev., n. Definition: 1. to walk without lifting the feet; shamble. 2. to slide the feet lazily in dancing. 3. to move clumsily (usu. fol. by into): to shuffle into one’s clothes. 4. an evasive trick; evasion. Example: You will ruin your shoes if you shuffle your feet. Synonyms: disrupt, scramble

 

INTERESTING FACT:  In 1972, Vesna Vulovic, a flight attendant, fell 33,000 feet in an aircraft explosion and survived. She now holds the Guinness world record for highest freefall without a parachute.Vulovic was just an ordinary flight attendant who was catering for passengers on a routine flight aboard a Yugoslav Airlines DC-9 aircraft that was heading to Copenhagen. However, extraordinary circumstances ensued after an explosion tore through the aircraft while it was 33,000 feet above Czechoslovakia, hurling Vulovic towards the ground at high velocity. Her last memory was greeting passengers as they boarded the flight which, strangely enough, she was not scheduled to be on, after a mix up with another flight attendant with the same name. Vulovic was found alive with serious injuries by rescue workers who were shifting through the mangled segments of the aircraft. None of the other 22 passengers survived. It is said that her miraculous survival was made possible by the fact that she was wedged between her seat, a catering trolley, and a section of the aircraft which made her landing on a snowy incline more graceful. The explosion remains a mystery and nobody claimed responsibility. In 2009, German journalists speculated that the Czechoslovak air force may have accidentally shot it down.

 

TYC/parks & rec NEWS

Challenger British Soccer Camp

On-line Registration is now available for the British Soccer Camp, to be held June 20 – 24th.  FREE Jersey if registered by 5/6!  www.challengersports.com;dleeming@challengersports.com or call Rob at 224-4054 or email rperea@cityofseward.net

 

Terry’s Tires Bike Rodeo!!

WANTED! Kids ALWAYS to wear helmets Terry’s Tires Bike Safety RodeoFeaturing Shoreside Petroleum’s “Helmet Junction”Saturday, May 14th; 10am to High Noon at City Hall. Bike Inspections, Bike Education, Shoreside’s Helmet Junction,  Barrel Racing, Obstacle Course,Pump It Up ! Prizes and the SPD Chuckwagon! T-shirts to the first 75 participants.

 

Super Saturday Cleanup Sat, May 14th

Pick up bags at Sports and Rec from 10 am to 4 pm. We need your help to clean up the town!Join the annual community litter and trash clean-up day!Prizes for those who collect the most trash!Hotdog feed and awards ceremonybeginning at 6 pm at Branson Pavilion. For more information call SPRD @ 224-4011

Terry Pollard Memorial Exit Glacier Run                                                                                           

Seward Parks & Recreation is proud to bring you our 34th annual Terry Pollard Memorial Exit Glacier Race. The Exit Glacier Race is open to all ages and ability levels. The race consists of a 5K or 10K run on paved road with a gradual decline. Sign the whole family up for this popular Seward event!  Following the race, treat your team to a delicious lunch at the Resurrection Roadhouse and join us for the awards ceremony around 11:30 am. Register early to save money! See you at the starting line! For more info call Robert Perea at 224-4054, email reperea@cityofseward.net or Melanie Hauze at 224-4011, email mhauze@cityofseward.net

 

Roller Skating at the AVTEC Gym

All ages are welcome to join us every Friday night from 5:30 – 7pm and Saturdays 2 to 3:30pm only $2 per person.

 

Teen & Youth Center

TYC Summer Day Camp & Adventure Camp Registration is now open! Visit our website at www.cityofseward.us and download a registration form or stop by the TYC to register today. Questions? Contact Josie Mclain at 224-5472 or jmclain@cityofseward.net

 

TYC ASP- A recreation based After School Program that focuses on activities that promote physical, mental and emotional wellbeing of the elementary aged kids who attend. Crafts, computer, cooking, music, dancing, sports, playgrounds and outdoor play are all a part of our week. We assist kids in completing homework Monday – Thursday. Snack Shack is available as well. Check out our program calendar for the month of March.

 

DATES TO REMEMBER

 

April 22   North wing program, dress rehearsal 10 AM, 1:00 PM performance

April 22   Bus evacuation drill, 3PM

April 22   South wing movie night

April 26   Title 1 Pre-school screening, call the office for an application and to schedule a time

April 26   Books and Bingo

April 27   Scrap Art Concert, HS @ 10:30

April 27   Kinder Round-up, Session 1 at 5:30, Session 2 at 6:30.

April 28   Scrap Art Community Concert, high school 7PM

May 4      Early Release, students out at 1:30

May 6-12 Site-Based Council e-mail elections

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