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Dragon News: Week of 3/26!

Hello Allenwood Families!

Short week ahead, but a lot is happening!
Below are some reminders, news, and upcoming events to make note of:

Tuesday, 3/27 is 1:05 Early Dismissal due to Parent Conferences and Spring Popcorn & Pretzel delivery for those that ordered.  Please ensure you pack your child a light snack as lunch is not served on early dismissal days. Wrap-Around Program services will be available for currently enrolled students only.
Wednesday, 3/28 is 1:05 Early Dismissal due to Parent Conferences and Kindergarten Spring Parties.  Please ensure you pack your child a light snack as lunch is not served on early dismissal days. Wrap-Around Program services will be available for currently enrolled students only.
Thursday, 3/29 is Spirit Day, be sure to wear your green and white or spirit wear!  Also, May Fair Poster Entries Due for grades 3-5.
Friday, 3/30-Thursday, 4/5 Wall Township Public Schools will be closed for Spring Recess. The district will reopen Friday, 4/6/2018.  Report Cards will be posted online.

District Calendar Change: Spring Recess 
Due to the use of allotted snow days, Spring Recess has been changed.  Wall Township Public Schools will be closed Friday, March 30th-Thursday, April 5th for Spring Recess.  The district will reopen Friday, April 6th, 2018.


Families of 2nd Graders:
Due to the snow school closure on 3/22, the Wall Township K-8 Principals and NJHS will be RESCHEDULING the “Family Math Night” for all district second graders, and their families.  Updates will be shared.
2018 May Fair!
Get involved planning our largest event of the year, the Allenwood May Fair! The 2018 May Fair will be held on the Allenwood School grounds, Saturday, May 19th. If you are interested in serving on a May Fair Committee, please email info@awptg.org
May Fair Poster Contest (3rd, 4th & 5th Grades)
Calling all 3rd, 4th and 5th grade students…Here’s your chance to show off your creativity and enter the PTG’s May Fair poster contest!
3 lucky finalists (one per grade) will receive a Dunkin Donuts gift card!  The WINNING finalist will also receive a wristband for May Fair in addition to the seeing their artwork on the Fair’s poster to be hung in the school, around town and included in the Dragon News, posted on the PTG website and social media.
Entries are due THIS Thursday, 3/29.

 
Science Fair & Art Show to be held April 11th from 7-8pm!
Be sure to join us as there will be a piece of artwork on display for every student at Allenwood and the Science Fair participants will have their experiments on display. 
Participants of the Science Fair:  Please continue to work on your projects and remember boards are due to school on Monday, April 9th.  Your project could win: 1st Place: $50 Skyzone Gift Card. 2nd Place: $30 Fandango Movie Gift Card. 3rd Place: $20 Amazon Gift Card.
Science Fair: Alexandria Cerbone, cerbonefamily6@gmail.com
Art Show: Melissa Wells, mwells0623@yahoo.com

 
Jean Pierre Chocolat Fundraiser-Coming Soon! 
Find that something special for Mother’s Day or special treat for yourself!  Shop local, shop fresh!  Jean Pierre Chocolate is offering chocolate bars and chocolate cups handmade with high quality ingredients and fresh products with a difference you can taste to be delivered in time for Mother’s Day.  More details soon!

Have a great week and spring recess!
Looking Ahead:
3/27-Parent Conferences, 1:05 Dismissal & Pretzels & Popcorn Sale
3/28-Parent Conferences, 1:05 Dismissal & Kindergarten-Spring Party
3/29-Spirit Day, May Fair Poster Entries Due
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/30-Report Cards Online, Spring Recess until 4/6
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/11-Art Show and Science Fair, 7-8pm
4/12-PTG Meeting, 7pm, Jean Pierre Chocolat Fundraiser Begins
4/19-Jean Pierre Chocolat Orders Due
4/20-Spring Pictures
4/26-Spirit Day
4/27-Grade 5 Fun & Fitness Day