Weekly Update for October 27th to October 31st


Hi Everyone! Welcome Back. We hope everyone will get on board to help us celebrate Red Ribbon Week! Notes went home  explaining the different ways Salt Creek Students are encouraged to show support for Red Ribbon Week each day.

Week At a Glance

  • Monday, October 27thRed Ribbon Week Kick-Off – Show yourself some love! Wear Red Today.
  • Tuesday, October 28th “Team Up Against Drugs.” Wear your favorite Sport Teams colors/jersey.
  • Wednesday, October 29th“Don’t get mixed up in Drugs.” Wear mismatched clothing.
  • Wednesday, October 29th – 7:30 amMission 2 $ave
  • Thursday, October 30th – “Hats Off to being Drug-Free” – Wear your favorite hat!
  • Thursday, October 30thBefore & After SchoolSpirit Tag Sales 
  • Friday, October 31st – “Say BOO to drugs.” Dress-up for Halloween (but bring a change of clothes).
  • Friday, October 31st - 8:30 on the Black Top – Halloween Costume Parade – Children who dress up must change before going back to class.

What’s Happening in October & November?

Red Ribbon Week

  • Monday to Friday, October 27th to 31st – Each day of the week has a fun theme to encourage the students to love themselves and to say NO WAY to drugs!

Mission 2 $ave 

  • Wednesday, October 29th – 7:30 am in front of the school – Once again, Mission Federal Bank is here to help our Mountain Lions learn about the importance of saving. Kids can open accounts and make regular deposits without even going to the bank every Wednesday for the entire school year.

Spirit Tags

  • Thursday, October 30thBefore and After school – Buy a Halloween Spirit Tags or scoop up one of styles you missed out on. Spirit Tags are $1 each.

Halloween Costume Parade

  • Friday, October 31st8:30 am On the Black Top – Come out to watch the kids strut their stuff in their Halloween Costumes. (Don’t forget to pack a change of clothes for after the parade.)

November

Mission 2 $ave

  • Wednesday, November 5th7:30 am in front of the school – Once again, Mission Federal Bank is here to help our Mountain Lions learn about the importance of saving. Kids can open accounts and make regular deposits without even going to the bank every Wednesday for the entire school year.

PTG Board Meeting

  • Thursday, November 6thIn the MPR

Veteran’s Day

  • Tuesday, November 11th – No School

Mission 2 $ave

  • Wednesday, November 12th – 7:30 am in front of the school – Once again, Mission Federal Bank is here to help our Mountain Lions learn about the importance of saving. Kids can open accounts and make regular deposits without even going to the bank every Wednesday for the entire school year.

Mission 2 $ave

  • Wednesday, November 19th – 7:30 am in front of the school – Once again, Mission Federal Bank is here to help our Mountain Lions learn about the importance of saving. Kids can open accounts and make regular deposits without even going to the bank every Wednesday for the entire school year.

Spirit Tags

  • Thursday, November 20thBefore and After SchoolNewest Tag TBA!

Thanksgiving Break

  • Monday, November 24th to November 28th –  No School – Happy Thanksgiving!

School Resumes

  • Monday, December 1st8:15 am

Have a great week!

 

 

 

Fall Festival Fun!


Just a quick note to THANK everyone for coming out and making our Fall Festival such a success. We tried a few new things this year – pumpkin patch & raffle – and we hope you enjoyed the changes.

We would also like to thank all of the teachers, room parents, parents and kids for making our Fall Festival Silent Auction such a huge success this year. Thanks to all the generous donations made by families and local businesses we raised almost $6000 at the Silent Auction! And that is INCREDIBLE!

We hope everyone managed to enjoy the hustle and bustle of the rest of your family weekend. We look forward to seeing you tomorrow.

Don’t forget that we celebrating Red Ribbon Week this week (October 27th to the 31st), so wear RED tomorrow to show your support!

Red Ribbon Week at Salt Creek Oct. 27-31


“Love Yourself.  Be Drug-Free!”  Red Ribbon Week is the largest drug prevention campaign in the nation and is an ideal way for people and communities to unite and take a visible stand against drugs.  This year students at Salt Creek will receive Red Ribbons on Monday and are encouraged to participate in spirit week, ending with our “Say BOO to Drugs” Costume Parade on Friday, October 31. (See flyer below).  We encourage students and our community to make good choices for their mind and body.*

Parent Resources:

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* Drug prevention curriculum is not taught at school.  We encourage parents to visit the websites above if you would like resources for talking points.

Fall Festival is Tomorrow!


Fall Festival is tomorrow, Friday, October 24th from 5 to 8 pm.

You can purchase wristbands for $15 each until 3 pm today. Fill out the order form that came home, or send a note with your child indicating the number of wristbands, the child’s name and the classroom number. Please do not forget to include payment. Cash or checks made out the the Salt Creek PTG are accepted.

You can still buy wristbands Friday by order form or at the ticket table during the festival. However, the price goes up to $18.

Wristbands include the following items:

  • 1 slice of Little Caesar’s Pizza
  • 1 Drink
  • 2 trips through the haunted house
  • 1 tattoo or hair color
  • 1 train ride
  • 1 cookie decorating
  • Unlimited carnival games

Other Fall Festival Activities include the Pumpkin Patch ($3), Laser Tag ($5), the Spooktacular DJ Dance Floor, and our Famous Silent Auction.

We will also be raffling off a number of great prizes and gift cards from local businesses this year!

We can’t wait to see you there!

 

Fall Festival happens this Friday!


Fall Festival is right around the corner! Join us on Friday, October 24th from 5 pm to 8 pm!

Here’s what you need to know!

  • Purchase your wristband in advance and save yourself $3. Advanced purchase pricing lasts until Thursday, October 23rd. You can pick up your wristband in front of the school tomorrow and Tuesday OR you can return your request form (with payment) to the school by Thursday, October 23rd.
  • Wristbands include: 2 trips through the Haunted House, 1 cookie decorating, 1 train ride, carnival games, sports court games,  1 tattoo or hair color, 1 piece of Little Caesar’s Pizza & 1 drink.
  • We will have other fabulous food vendors their for the adults or anyone who doesn’t want pizza.
  • Bring some extra $$ so you can bid on our AWESOME silent auction baskets! The baskets are starting to roll in! A few are out on display in the office. The Salt Creek Room Parents and Families have done a fabulous job once again.
  • Our Haunted House is pretty scary! The little ones are welcome to go through with a parent!
  • Laser Tag is back on the grass field!
  • Our DJ Rocks! So get out on the dance floor and show us your moves! Oh! And pick up a raffle ticket while you are milling around. Our DJ will be raffling off some cool prizes from some of our local businesses and other supporters!
  • Check out our new Pumpkin Patch! Kids can decorate a mini-pumpkins with stickers and googly eyes.

This is our biggest and most fabulous fundraiser every year! We can’t wait to see you there!

Restaurant Night at Project Pie!


We are excited to announce our first Restaurant Night at Project Pie! SO Invite your friends and family to join you there – You can choose to dine in or dine out, but don’t forget your flyer!

Project Pie has generously agreed to donate  50% of the bill back to our school. This is a great fundraiser for Salt Creek School, so give up cooking on Tuesday, October 21st and enjoy some delicious pizza with the Salt Creek School Community at Project Pie!

The Project Pie Fundraiser will take place between 5pm and 8 pm.

(The 50% donation will only be given to customers who remember their flyers)