Weekly Update

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The kindergarteners will be taking a field trip to CHI Good Samaritan Hospital in the afternoon on Tuesday.

Third and Fourth graders will finish their NSCAS (state) testing on Math this Wednesday and Thursday.

Family Fun Night is coming up on Friday, April 26th.  Two forms came home with your child.  Basket donations are due this Tuesday as baskets will be assembled that evening. These baskets will be put together for a raffle drawing.  The students LOVE trying to win these awesome baskets.  They will be given to students on Monday, April 29th at the end of the day.  Thank you in advance for your donation. 

·         Kindergarten:  new and unused water fun toys and games

·         1st grade:  new and unused books and book accessories

·         2nd grade: new and unused family games

·         3rd grade: new and unused art or baking supplies

·         4th grade:  new and unused sleepover fun items

·         5th grade:  new and unused sports items

*The meal for Family Fun Night is hot dogs, chips, carrots with ranch and a drink.  Two bouncy houses, a storybook walk, obstacle course, BINGO, Fuel Up to 60 event, Rubik's cube solving room, and Boy Scout Gaga Ball Pit fun. 

*We have a small group of past volunteers to help with some of the activities, but we really need more hands on deck throughout the night in order to make this a success.  If you have the time to spare, and the willingness to lend a helping hand...please sign up!  (And even though the shifts are split in each area, you are more than welcome to sign up for more than one slot if you plan to stay for the entire event!!)

Upcoming events: (Events on Kenwood Calendar on the website also)

April 23rd--Kindergarten Field Trip to the hospital
April 26th-Family Fun Night
May 2nd-Kindergarten Round Up at 5:00 and 6:30 PM
May 3rd--NO SCHOOL – Kindergarten only
May 6th--PTO meeting 7:00 PM
May 8th-NO SCHOOL – professional development day
May 9th--Outdoor Expo for 5th grade, 4th grade Trails and Rails
May 13th--High School Graduation Walk for graduates of Kenwood
May 14th--5th Grade Party
May 16th--Grade Level Talent Shows
May 17th--Field Day
May 20th--Principal's AR Party, Transition Slide Shows
May 21st-All School Talent Show 9:30-11:00, transition to classrooms
May 22nd--End of Year Assembly 9:30, Last day of school--dismiss at 1:25 PM