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Parent News

Parent News 9.11

Arabez Smith


IWS Bulletin September 11, 2017

From world-self, the human self is born: as gift and fruit


Greetings on a sunshiny fall day!

Briefly . . . well, it’s hard to be brief when there is so much news to share and so many events upcoming, but I’ll do my best.

Changes and Additions to our Calendar

Tuesday, Sept 12th     NO Parent Study. This is an error in the calendar, but stay tuned for future discussions.

Thursday, Sept 14th   Violin/Cello rentals3:15 – 5 pm      All families whose children are in the strings program this year will have an opportunity to rent an instrument from Sullivan Violins of Syracuse.

Parent-Teacher Meetings

Please confirm with your class teacher that childcare will be available during these meetings.

Early Childhood         Tuesday, September 19th 7 – 8 pm

1st Grade                     Tuesday, September 19th 5:30 -- 7 pm

2nd Grade        TBA

3rd/4th Grades             Tuesday, September 19th 3:45 – 5 pm

5th/6th Grades             Thursday, September 14th 6 – 7:30 pm

The Build On continues . . .

If you haven’t peeked around the back of our building recently, it’s worth a look. Check out the Update on the Builds On . . . page for more information.

We continue to gratefully accept donations through our website.

Harvest Festival 2017!!

Saturday, October 21st          11 am – 3 pm

Bring the whole family, and your neighbor’s family! There will be food & drink, crafts & games, songs & puppet shows and even a horse and wagon ride!

Please stop in the lobby and sign up to volunteer – there are sheets posted on the bulletin board and lots of choices for everyone. Great opportunity to contribute some of your parent volunteer hours for the year.

IWS Water Operator Needed

IWS needs a parent or community member to oversee the operations of our water treatment system. For the past several years, grade 6 parent Tonya Bittner has generously and ably performed this job and has supplied us with a description of the requirements which are attached below. Please contact the office if you are interested in filling this position.