May 6 Weekly Message
This Week at Pleasant Grove:
- Staff Appreciation Week
- Pennies for Patients Service Drive continues
- School Improvement Meeting on Tuesday
- Interim reports go home on Wednesday
- The Positivity Character Trait is being present and giving others my attention
Thank you! The PTA Spring Fling last Friday was a wonderful event for our school community. Thank you to all the students, families, and volunteers who participated and made it such a success.
Staff Appreciation Week: May 6 – May 10. Visit the PTA website for details.
Field Day: Friday, May 17. Field Day Volunteers are needed. Click here to help if you are already registered as a school volunteer.
End of Grade Test Volunteers Needed: We also need parent volunteers to help during end of grade testing. If you can help, please sign up at http://bit.ly/pgeseog
End-of-Grade Testing Dates:
May 29 – 3rd Grade Reading test
May 30 – 3rd Grade Math test
May 31 – 5th Grade Science test
June 3 – 3rd Grade & 5th Grade Make-up tests
June 4 – 4th & 5th Grade Reading tests
June 5 – 4th & 5th Grade Math tests
June 6 – 3rd Grade Read to Achieve test/All Make-up tests
June 7 – All Make-up tests
New Family Orientation: Wednesday, June 5th, 6:30 PM – Information will be provided for families of rising Kindergarten students and students who will be new to Pleasant Grove in grades 1-5 next year.
Summer Explorers Camp at Pleasant Grove: Raleigh Parks & Recreation will hold weekly camps at Pleasant Grove from June 17 through August 9. This is the best deal in town! Details will be coming home in a flyer. Click this link to learn more.
Single Subject Acceleration: The Single Subject Acceleration (SSA) nomination window for students closes on May 6. For more information in regards to SSA visit http://bit.ly/pgesSSA .
Carpool: For everyone’s safety, if your child cannot use the passenger side of your vehicle to exit/enter your car, please park and walk your child into school.
Afternoon Bus Questions: The school office closes at 5 PM. Please call 919-805-3030 if you have questions about the status of your child’s afternoon bus route.