Weekly Updates

Absences: Contact by 9:00am

Main Office: 610-351-5910

Absentee Hotline: 610-351-5900 Extension  29711

Absentee Email: VMATTENDANCE@parklandsd.org 


 

 

Hello 5th Grade Families,

Springhouse Middle School will be hosting a 6th Grade Summer Orientation on Tuesday, August 16th. Please see the link below for more information and to register for a particular session. Once registered, you will receive an email with more detailed information about the day. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Sandt, SMS Principal (sandtj@parklandsd.org) or Ms. Mary Nomie, Advisor of SSLC (nomiem@parklandsd.org).

We look forward to meeting you all on August 16th!

Sincerely,

The Superintendent Student Leadership Committee

bit.ly/SMSnew6

6/9 Last Day of School - 11:45

6/9 Reports Published in HAC

HAC 

Please login to HAC and check your students report card.

Parent Home Access Center Information

How to View the Elementary Report Card in Home Access Center

 For HAC support, contact: hac@parklandsd.org


If you are moving please contact the office at 6103515910 or email Hertzm@parklandsd.org


Summer Literacy Challenge 

K-2: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LQoZ04eZP5zzuc9ps1-1hZBj3Y8gTdZW/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=112193515336434683563&rtpof=true&sd=true

 

3-5: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1LXdgyaIV2ShtDCSnuWfOaQw-urq9aK6o/edit?usp=sharing&ouid=112193515336434683563&rtpof=true&sd=true


Lost and Found - All items not claimed by the last day of school will be donated.

News From the Nurse

6/2  3rd Grade Recorder Concert 2:00PM

6/3 K- 5  Olympic Day 

6/7 5th Grade Moving Up 9:15 

6/9 Last Day of School - Dismissal 11:45


Olympic Day - letter here

Olympic Day Classroom Colors Here

VM Media Center News

SUMMER CAMPS & LEARNING/RECREATIONAL SIGNUPS: https://www.parklandsd.org/community/parkland-summer-camp-information

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Schnecksville Community Fair Coloring Contest

Parkland CARES Food Pantry- info here


 

Information for 5th Grade Parents from Springhouse Middle School:

Hello 5th Grade Families,

Springhouse Middle School will be hosting a 6th Grade Summer Orientation on Tuesday, August 16th. Please see the link below for more information and to register for a particular session. Once registered, you will receive an email with more detailed information about the day. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Dr. Sandt, SMS Principal (sandtj@parklandsd.org) or Ms. Mary Nomie, Advisor of SSLC (nomiem@parklandsd.org).

We look forward to meeting you all on August 16th!

Sincerely,

The Superintendent Student Leadership Committee

bit.ly/SMSnew6

Important Dates

5/30 School Closed - Memorial Day

5/31 5th Grade Picnic

6/2  3rd Grade Recorder Concert 2:00PM

6/3 K- 5  Olympic Day 

6/7 5th Grade Moving Up

6/9 Last Day of School - Dismissal 11:45


News From the Nurse - Letter about Sunscreen 

Olympic Day - letter here

Volunteers needed for Olympic Day 5/31 8:30 - 3:30 /  Olympic Day Volunteer Sign-Up 

May Reading Calendar

SUMMER CAMPS & LEARNING/RECREATIONAL SIGNUPS: https://www.parklandsd.org/community/parkland-summer-camp-information

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Schnecksville Community Fair Coloring Contest

Building Readers English May

Building Readers Spanish May

Parkland CARES Food Pantry- info here

5/20 Early Dismissal 1:45

5/20 VMES Spring Carnival  5-8 PM

5/24 4th Grade Band & Strings 2PM

5/30 School Closed Memorial Day


Volunteers needed for Olympic Day 5/31 8:30 - 3:30 /  Olympic Day Volunteer Sign-Up

May Reading Calendar

 Family make and take night 5/24 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_vnV1TfnStZAw2hPCiZyT-3RJ-mejnBr/view?usp=sharing

May Lunch Menu

SUMMER CAMPS & LEARNING/RECREATIONAL SIGNUPS: https://www.parklandsd.org/community/parkland-summer-camp-information

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Schnecksville Community Fair Coloring Contest

Building Readers English May

Building Readers Spanish May

Parkland CARES Food Pantry- info here


 

PTO Weekly Update 5/18

5/11 7PM PTO Meeting 

5/20 Early Dismissal 1:45

5/20 Veterans Memorial Spring Festival 5-8 PM


Teacher requests must be done by May 15th

Volunteers needed for Olympic Day 5/31 8:30 - 3:30 /  Olympic Day Volunteer Sign-Up

May Reading Calendar

 Family make and take night 5/24 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_vnV1TfnStZAw2hPCiZyT-3RJ-mejnBr/view?usp=sharing

May Lunch Menu

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Building Readers English April 22.pdf

Building Readers Spanish April 22.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Schnecksville Community Fair Coloring Contest

HEALTH and WELLNESS SYMPOSIUM - The Parkland Student Services Department has lined up a jam-packed 3-hour workshop for parents on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at PHS from 9 AM - 12 Noon that will address Social Media • Mindfulness • Current Drug Trends • Conflict Resolution • Avoiding Transition Train wrecks • Dangers of Vaping • Using Yoga for Relaxation • Online Resources for Parents • Yoga for relaxation • Setting clear expectations at home • Anxiety.  Register for the sessions you wish to attend here


 

PTO Weekly Update 5/9

  • Our next PTO meeting will be held tonight, Wednesday, May 11 at 7pm at Veterans
     
  • 1ST ANNUAL SPRING CARNIVAL!! Next Friday, May 20, please join us from 5-8pm for an evening of fun, food, and friends! See below for all the info for next Friday!

 


 

5/6 Band & Strings Concert 7:30 PM at  PHS

5/9 Veterans Memorial Spring Concert 7:00 PM at VMES


PSSA TESTING- It is important that students get a good night's sleep and ARRIVE TO SCHOOL ON TIME!! Please help us to ensure students are in school on testing days

5/4-5               PSSA Science, 4th Grade

PSSA Parent Letter

FAQ's for Parents

Electroincs Letter for Parents


Volunteers needed for Olympic Day 5/31 8:30 - 3:30 /  Olympic Day Volunteer Sign-Up

ESL Picnic

May Reading Calendar

 Family make and take night 5/24 https://drive.google.com/file/d/1_vnV1TfnStZAw2hPCiZyT-3RJ-mejnBr/view?usp=sharing
 

Media Center Newsletter

May Lunch Menu

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Building Readers English April 22.pdf

Building Readers Spanish April 22.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Schnecksville Community Fair Coloring Contest


 

PTO Weekly Update 5/4

  • Thank you to everyone who provided donations for Teacher and Staff Appreciation Week!
     
  • Our next PTO meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 11 at 7pm at Veterans
     
  • SAVE THE DATE for the SPRING CARNIVAL!! On Friday, May 20, join us for an evening of fun, food, and friends! Check out our website for opportunities to get involved through purchasing supplies, contributing to class baskets, getting sponsorships, or volunteering! https://vmelempto.weebly.com/spring-carnival.html
     
  • SPRING CARNIVAL CLASSROOM BASKET DONATIONS NEEDED!  We need your help to fill raffle baskets for our upcoming Spring Carnival on May 20th!  Below are links to the donation request lists for each basket.  Please sign up using the sign-up genius links below for your classrooms and be sure to get your donations in by Friday.  Monetary donations are also welcome! 
Name of Basket Teacher #1 Teacher #2 Sign-Up Link
ARTS & CRAFTS BASKET Mrs. Rausch Mrs. Simmons https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-2022
CANDY BAR TREE Mrs. Wealand Miss Young https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-201914
DINNER AND A MOVIE BASKET Mrs. Bedics Mrs. Borger https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20221
FITNESS BASKET Mrs. Jepson Mrs. Ziegenfuss https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20222
FROZEN TREAT BASKET Mr. Fick Miss Schoemaker https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20223
GAME NIGHT BASKET Mrs. Gruen Mrs. Rosen https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20224
GARDEN BASKET Mrs. Dobil Mrs. Lewis https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20225
GIFT CARD TREE Mr. Creamer Mrs. DiPasquale https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20226
LOTTERY TREE Mrs. Posegay Mrs. Snyder https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20227
MONEY TREE Mrs. Stauffer Mrs. Tarwater https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20228
OUTDOOR FUN BASKET Ms. Marra Mrs. van Lierop https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20229
READING BASKET Mrs. Barker Mrs. Barnett https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-202210

 


 

PSSA TESTING- It is important that students get a good night's sleep and ARRIVE TO SCHOOL ON TIME!! Please help us to ensure students are in school on testing days

4/25-27           PSSA English Language Arts, Grades 3-5

5/2-3               PSSA Math, Grades 3-5

5/4-5               PSSA Science, 4th Grade

PSSA Parent Letter

FAQ's for Parents

Electroincs Letter for Parents


4/29 Early Dismissal 1:45PM

5/3 4-6 PM Kindergarten Orientation (for kindergarteners registering for next school year.)Letter Here


 

April Reading Calendars

Media Center News

April Lunch Menu

May Lunch Menu

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Building Readers English April 22.pdf

Building Readers Spanish April 22.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Schnecksville Community Fair Coloring Contest

For 2022 Kindergarten & 1st grade registration please call 6103515910 or email Hertzm@parklandsd.org

 


PTO Weekly Update 4/27

  • Wawa Hoagie Coupon Sale Extended! Funds raised will benefit end of year activities for our 5th grade Eagles that will be leaving the nest at the end of the school year!
    • Coupons are $5 each and can be used any time at participating Wawa stores - please send check/cash with your order form to school by April 29nd.   
       
  • Teacher and Staff Appreciation is right around the corner & we need your help with items! 
    • To donate, please check out the sign up genius here.  
    • We are also looking for donations for our "Gift Card Raffle" - you can help by sending in gift cards to local, chain or fun places teachers and staff love to visit! Any denominations are appreciated!  
    • If you are unable to cook or shop, feel free to have us do it for you by sending in a check or cash donation instead. 
    • *Any money or gift cards can be sent into school with your child but please label envelopes with "PTO Teacher Appreciation" no later than April 29th.
  • SPRING CARNIVAL CLASSROOM BASKET DONATIONS NEEDED!  We need your help to fill raffle baskets for our upcoming Spring Carnival on May 20th  !  Below are links to the donation request lists for each basket.  Please sign up using the sign-up genius links below for your classrooms.  Monetary donations are also welcome! 
Name of Basket Teacher #1 Teacher #2 Sign-Up Link
ARTS & CRAFTS BASKET Mrs. Rausch Mrs. Simmons https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-2022
CANDY BAR TREE Mrs. Wealand Miss Young https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-201914
DINNER AND A MOVIE BASKET Mrs. Bedics Mrs. Borger https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20221
FITNESS BASKET Mrs. Jepson Mrs. Ziegenfuss https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20222
FROZEN TREAT BASKET Mr. Fick Miss Schoemaker https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20223
GAME NIGHT BASKET Mrs. Gruen Mrs. Rosen https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20224
GARDEN BASKET Mrs. Dobil Mrs. Lewis https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20225
GIFT CARD TREE Mr. Creamer Mrs. DiPasquale https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20226
LOTTERY TREE Mrs. Posegay Mrs. Snyder https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20227
MONEY TREE Mrs. Stauffer Mrs. Tarwater https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20228
OUTDOOR FUN BASKET Ms. Marra Mrs. van Lierop https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-20229
READING BASKET Mrs. Barker Mrs. Barnett https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0D4AA5AC23A5FE3-202210

PSSA TESTING- It is important that students get a good night's sleep and ARRIVE TO SCHOOL ON TIME!! Please help us to ensure students are in school on testing days

4/25-27           PSSA English Language Arts, Grades 3-5

5/2-3               PSSA Math, Grades 3-5

5/4-5               PSSA Science, 4th Grade

PSSA Parent Letter

FAQ's for Parents

Electroincs Letter for Parents


4/29 Early Dismissal

5/3 4-6 PM Kindergarten Orientation (for kindergarteners registering for next school year.)Letter Here


April Reading Calendars

Media Center News

April Lunch Menu

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Building Readers English April 22.pdf

Building Readers Spanish April 22.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Schnecksville Community Fair Coloring Contest

 

For 2022 Kindergarten & 1st grade registration please call 6103515910 or email Hertzm@parklandsd.org


 

PTO Weekly Update 4/20

  • YEARBOOK DEADLINE EXTENDED an additional week!!  Click on the link here for more information and be sure to place your order by April 22nd!  All 5th graders will receive a yearbook free of charge!
     
  • Wawa Hoagie Coupon Sale Extended! Funds raised will benefit end of year activities for our 5th grade Eagles that will be leaving the nest at the end of the school year!
    Coupons are $5 each and can be used any time at participating Wawa stores - please send check/cash with your order form to school by April 22nd.   
     
  • Teacher and Staff Appreciation is right around the corner & we need your help with items! Please check out the sign up genius here.  If you're unable to shop or cook but still want to help, we welcome monetary donations as well! 

4/13 Spirit Day wear VMES Gear or Red and Black

4/13 Reports card Published in HAC

4/13 NO EWLE

4/14 - 4/18 SCHOOL IS CLOSED

4/29 Early Dismissal  1:45


HAC 

Please login to HAC and check your students report card.

Parent Home Access Center Information

How to View the Elementary Report Card in Home Access Center

 For HAC support, contact: hac@parklandsd.org


Kindergarten Orientation 5/3 4-6 (for kindergarteners registering for next school year.)Letter Here


PSSA TESTING- It is important that students get a good night's sleep and ARRIVE TO SCHOOL ON TIME!! Please help us to ensure students are in school on testing days

4/25-27           PSSA English Language Arts, Grades 3-5

5/2-3               PSSA Math, Grades 3-5

5/4-5               PSSA Science, 4th Grade

PSSA Parent Letter

FAQ's for Parents

Electroincs Letter for Parents


 

April Reading Calendars

Media Center News

April Lunch Menu

Camp Invention

Just4FunHandout.pdf

Building Readers English April 22.pdf

Building Readers Spanish April 22.pdf

Pre K Counts Flyer

Hoagie Fundraiser 5th Grade 4/4 - 4/19 $5.00 for a coupon

 2022 Yearbooks - All Yearbooks must be ordered online - click on the link here for more information and to place your order by April 15th

For 2022 Kindergarten & 1st grade registration please call 6103515910 or email Hertzm@parklandsd.org


PTO Weekly Update 4/12

  • Reminder to order Yearbooks!!  All Yearbooks must be ordered online - click on the link here for more information and to place your order by April 15th!  All 5th graders will receive a yearbook free of charge!
     
  • Wawa Hoagie Coupon Sale Reminder! Funds raised will benefit end of year activities for our 5th grade Eagles that will be leaving the nest at the end of the school year!
    Coupons are $5 each and can be used any time at participating Wawa stores - please send check/cash with your order form to school by April 19th.   
     
  • Reminder - the next PTO Meeting is Wednesday, April 13 at 9am via Zoom.  Please check the website for the link - we hope to see you there!
     
  • There will be a Spring Carnival Planning Committee meeting on Wednesday, April 20 at 7pm at Veterans Memorial.  If you are interested in helping out with this year's carnival, please attend or reach out to a PTO member for more information!

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