Early Release Day is today. A.M. kindergarten is not in session. Classes for p.m. kindergarten will run from 8:55-10:20 a.m.. Classes for first-fourth grade will run from 8:55 a.m.-12:15 p.m.
School will not be in session tomorrow for Professional Development and Conferences
Central's Student Council donated $500, ($300 from the Tingey Store proceeds plus an additional $200 from their account) recently to UNICEF to help the children of Japan.
Central School's Garden Committee needs new and returning volunteers to help prepare Central's wonderful garden for spring planting. Interested volunteers should meet in the garden at 9 a.m. Apri 28.
Junior Great Books was a record enrollment of 133 students this year. To recycle a child's Junior Great book, drop off books by April 21 in the labeled box in the school office.
Many positions are open with the general PTA Board. Check out open positions and their descriptions on the PTA website.
The Highcrest PTO has the following positions open for next year executive board--vice president communications; and general board--clubs, gift wrap sales, environmental awareness, and outdoor planters. For a description of these positions visit the Highcrest PTO website. For more information, e-mail Sarah Jacobs at email@example.com.
Volunteers are needed for recess for all days. To sign up, contact Susan Gallagher at firstname.lastname@example.org.
To see all available slots for cafeteria volunteers through the end of the year, visit the PTA website at www.centralschoolpta.org and click on Cafeteria Duty. To sign up, e-mail Jen Donati at the email@example.com.
Parents with children in preschool who will turn five before Sept. 1, should stop by the Central School office for a kindergarten registration packet. There will be a parent orientation meeting at 6:30 p.m. April 20 at Central School. The lottery for morning placements will be held April 28. To be included in the lottery, registration forms need to be in the school office by April 27.
For announcements, volunteer opportunities, calendar of events and lunch menus, visit the PTA webpage, www.centralschoolpta.org.