Holmes Elementary News
This is Principal Rose with your weekly Tuesday update.
YCS Save the Dates
5/17- The Grizzly Soiree’ Breakfast Edition 9 - 11 A.M. at the Riverside Arts Center
5/22- YCS District Job Fair 10 - 2 P.M. at Tucker’s Garage
6/4- YCHS Graduation 6 P.M. at EMU Convocation Center
7/26- Jazz in the Parking Lot 7 - 9 P.M. Shadford Field
8/31- Back to School Bash 12 - 3 P.M. @ Prospect Park
(Flyer is attached)
Give Kids a Smile Day (GKAS) is an annual event held at the U of M School of Dentistry where faculty, dental students, and hygiene students provide free dental examinations and treatment to children ages 4-18 years. This year’s event will be held on March 30th, 2019. We are excited to host another successful GKAS 2019! (Flyer is attached for details and registration information)
3/20 (Wed), 6 - 8 P.M., 2019 Winter YOSC Fun Meet - YCHS Pool
We will be Hosting a Fun Meet with Current/Former YCS, Otters, Friends of Otters, Parents and Coaches! Participants must be able to swim the length of the pool!
3/21 (Thurs), 6 - 7:30 P.M., 2019 Winter Bring-A-Friend-Day YCHS Pool. This event is for anyone 18 & under, regardless of swimming ability. The pool will be sectioned off into 3 areas. 1 area will be in the shallow area for free swim. The other 2 areas will have organized activities.
GOTR: Monday and Wednesday 2:30 - 4 P.M.
Science Olympiad: Wednesday or Thursday 2:30 - 3:45 P.M.
Seussical Jr. rehearsal: Monday and Tuesday 2:30 - 5:30 P.M.
Parents, please mark your calendars with these important dates:
- 3/11 - 3/15 Spirit Week at Holmes
- Wednesday- Pajama Day
- Thursday- Backwards Clothes Day
- Friday- Grizzly Spirit Day (Black and Gold)
- 3/15- Holmes Got Talent Show 8:30 - 10 A.M.
- 3/15- Tornado/Severe Weather Drill
- 3/15- Fun Friday
- 3/18 - 3/29 No School (Spring Break)
- 4/1- School Resumes
- 4/2- PTAG meeting 5:30 - 6:30 (planning school carnival)
- 4/3- Mobile Dentist visits Holmes
- 4/4- Food Gatherer’s produce distribution
- 4/5- Fun Friday
- 4/8 - 5/26 MI-Access testing
- 4/8 - 5/3 5th grade M-Step testing
- 4/10- DTE Energy SafeKids 2019 program (3rd grade)
- 4/12- U of M Victors Day (field trip)
- 4/19 - 4/22 No School for Spring Weekend
- 4/23- School resumes
- 4/25- ELA family fun night 5 - 7 P.M.
- 4/26- Grizzly Gathering
- 4/29 - 5/26 3rd and 4th grade M-Step testing
The balanced calendar for the 2018-19 school year is attached. Thanks for your support of Holmes Elementary and go Grizzlies!
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