"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." ~William James
December 12- Auditions for "The Jungle Book", 1:30-3:30 pm
December 13- Choir & Orchestra Concert @ 2:00 pm
Auditions for "The Jungle Book", 3:30-5:30 pm
December 18- 4th Grade: Bowling Trip, 9:30-11:50 am
2nd Grade: Parowan Movie Theater (Polar Express), 12:00-3:00 pm
Recalls for "The Jungle Book", 3:30-4:30pm
December 19- 1st Grade Christmas Program @ 12:40 pm (Parents Only)
December 20- Christmas Sing @ 3:00 pm
Casting meeting for parents and students cast in
"The Jungle Book", 3:30-5:00 pm
December 21-January 1- Winter Recess- No School
January 2- School Resumes
January 7- SUU STEM Tutoring Reopens
January 21- MLK Holiday- No School
We encourage every parent to get involved this year by committing to three hours of volunteer service to our school. When we all work together, wonderful things can be accomplished!
I would like to wish you a very happy and peaceful holiday season. It is a wonderful time of year to get together with friends and family to celebrate and be thankful for all of the wonderful people in our lives. It is also a time for explaining to children that the true gift of the holiday season is giving and caring for others.
I genuinely hope that you take time to enjoy the holiday season with your family. A quote to think about: May you have the gladness of the holiday season which is hope; the spirit of the holiday season which is peace; and the heart of the holiday season which is love.
The last day of school before the holiday break is December 20, 2018. We will resume school again on Tuesday, January 2, 2019.
If you are picking up or dropping off your child, please remember not to park along the red curb in front of the building between the orange cones. If you need to come in the school, please park your car in the parking stalls and not along the curbs. Please make sure to slow down in the drop off zone and be aware of children and other cars. This procedure will ensure the safety of the students at Three Peaks Elementary.
The Three Peaks Elementary Preschool parking lot is to be used only for parents of preschool students. Please do not park your car in their parking lot to pick up or drop off your students. Thank you.
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We are very excited about our school's participation in the FLUency school health program! This program will keep our students healthier by:
- Giving you a FREE Kinsa Smart Thermometer ($20 value)
- Showing families symptoms and illnesses going around school so you can take the best steps to keep your children healthy (all entirely anonymous and aggregated)
- Reducing sick days through early detection of any illness
We hope you will consider participating in this initiative! The more families that participate, the more successful the program will be in keeping our students healthier throughout this school year.
Sign up before the December 20th deadline:
1. Text FLUENCY to 555888
2. Open the link that appears to download the Kinsa app onto your phone
3. Hit "Join Your School Group" search for our school and join. That's it!
Thermometers will ship directly to our school in December and you will receive a notice when they arrive. Thank you for your help in keeping our students healthy and in class learning!
For more information click here.
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Three Peaks Elementary Parents/Guardians,
The Remind messaging system will replace the current automated message program next week. Please join our school system to receive messages via text, email, or push notification (or any combination of these). You may have already joined your student's class REMIND group, but you need to sign up for the school group as well.
1. To get text notifications:
Join by text: Participants text this unique school code @threepeak to the Remind phone number, 81010.
Join online: Visit remind.com/join and enter the school code @threepeak along with your mobile phone number. You will receive text notifications at the number you entered.
2. Get mobile app notifications:
Download the mobile app and create a new account (or log in if you already have one.) Join with the school code @threepeak.
3. Get email notifications:
Join online: Visit remind.com/join and enter the school code @threepeak and your email address. Remind will send notices such as school holidays and closures, emergency messages, program dates and times, reminders for school pictures, etc. Those not signing up for this program will be unable to receive these reminders.
Thank you for helping us connect with our families.
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Earn Money For Your School!
1. Go to AmazonSmile
2. Log into your Amazon Account.
3. Type PTA Utah Congress Three Peaks Elementary.
4. Click Search.
5. Click Select.
6. Start Shopping :)
**Need to Log into AmazonSmile in order to donate, not Amazon.com**
Please continue to send them in and encourage family members to save them to. It is free money for our school. You can sign-up at BoxTops4Education.com to get special coupons and discounts at online stores.
Walmart is collecting box tops for the schools in our area. Please encourage family members to either turn them in to you or drop them off in the Three Peaks Elementary bin located in front of the jewelry counter at Walmart.
You can also put them in a baggie. Don't forget to put the student's and teacher's name on them so you can earn a PARTY!
Smith's Inspiring Donations
Super Power: Time Manipulation
Favorite Candy: Chocolate
Favorite Beverage: Water
Favorite Board Game: Snorta
Mrs. Clarke, Reading Center
Super Power: Wiggle my nose and things will happen
Favorite Candy: Peanut Butter M&Ms
Favorite Beverage: Root Beer
Favorite Board Game: Rummikub
Mrs. Gunter, Reading Center
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