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Week of December 9th

Hello Parents: We have a couple of exciting and busy weeks ahead!  The children are all excited with the start of our Gingerbread Study!  We are also participating in an awesome program (My Very Own Library…MVOL) where all the students at Ray School will receive 10 free books from Scholastic Book Fair.  The children will […]

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Week of December 2nd

Hello Parents: We hope everyone had an awesome Thanksgiving Break. We have a couple of exciting and busy weeks ahead! The children are all excited with the start of our Gingerbread Study! We are also participating in an awesome program (My Very Own Library…MVOL) where all the students at Ray School will receive 10 free […]

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Week of November 25th

Hello Parents: We had a very successful Jane Averill Community Reading day on Friday. We had community members along with our Alderman as guest readers. We read a wonderful story and each child received a hard cover copy of Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwell. We want to thank Kathy Soto (Sophia’s mom) for coming in […]

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Week of November 18th

Hello Parents: We want to thank everyone who came to Parent/Teacher conferences! We enjoyed meeting with everyone. We are going to do an abbreviated author study of Mo Willems. He has a fun collection of books that children will learn and laugh with. We will then transition into a month long Gingerbread Man study in […]

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Week of November 11th

Hello Parents: I hope everyone has gotten back into the swing of things! We have picked back up with our Fall study. The children have enjoyed exploring the pumpkins, gourds, and leaves. Please be sure to check out our new bulletin board outside our classroom! We have been busy investigating the properties of apples, pumpkins, […]

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Week of November 4th

Hello Parents: Welcome back! We are so happy to be back in the classroom with all of our awesome students! We missed everyone! This week we will move our focus to pumpkins and gourds. We will be learning about the life cycle of a pumpkin and fall changes (hopefully we will have a few days […]

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Week of October 15th

Hello Parents: Our Donors Choose was fully funded! Yay! Many of the donations came from our families.  We really appreciate all of the donations!  Thank you! We want to thank everyone who brought in apples and gourds!  The children are enjoying tasting the many varieties of apples! The children thoroughly enjoyed making the applesauce! Be […]

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Week of October 7th

Hello Parents: We are so thankful that so many parents and even current and past grandparents have volunteered for our noon time supervision.  We still need someone for next Wednesday from 11:45-1:15.  If you are able to assist please let us know! We concluded our All About Me study and are moving fully into Autumn […]

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Hello Parents: We want to thank all of the parents who have been helping out midday! We really appreciate it. Parents have signed up for next week as well! We still need volunteers for the week of October 7th. If you are able to volunteer for at least an hour, we would appreciate it! We […]

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Week of September 23rd

Dear Parents: If you received a reminder to turn in missing paperwork, please turn in missing (required) items ASAP. We would also like to thank Yaping (Emilie’s Mom) for making playdough for the classroom. There are many slots available if you would like to sign up. The sign-up calendar is next to the sign in […]

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Week of September 16th

Hello Parents: We would like to thank all of the parents who attended our Open House. If you were unable to attend but would like the Open House information pack please let me know. Please be sure to check your child’s mailbox each day. If you are missing any paperwork for your child’s file a […]

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Week of September 9th

Hello parents: We have completed week 1! The children are thoroughly enjoying exploring the classroom materials and making new friends. We have already generated a “Taking care of each other” list and developed our “Loft Limits.” Please be sure and check out the list and review them with your child. We are excited to have […]

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