Parenting Day and "Think Pink Day"
Just a reminder: Parenting Day is tomorrow! It is also "Think Pink Day," so please wear pink to promote breast cancer awareness.
Oliver's Book Fair is coming and we are recruiting volunteers to help make it successful! Please sign up at the following link or contact Ms. knoll. The Book Fair will be held Nov. 3-7, in the Media Center, from 8:40-2:00 EST each day. Tuesday will be Family Day, so we would love to have you and your child(ren)'s loved ones come visit and shop. We will also open at 8:00 AM on Tuesday.
Box Tops for Education
We are sending a shipment of Box Tops soon! If you have any, please bring them by the main office by Monday.
Red Ribbon Week
October 20-24, 2014 is Red Ribbon Week at Oliver!
Dress up days are as follows:
Monday: "Team Up Against Drugs!" - Wear your favorite team shirt.
Tuesday: "Drugs and I Don't Mix!" - Wear mismatched clothes.
Wednesday: "I'm a 'Jean-ous' Because I'm Drug Free!" - Wear jeans and your oliver t-shirt or Oliver colors.
Thursday: "Let's Put a Cap on Drugs!" - Wear hats.
Friday: "Too Smart to Start...We Live to be Drug Free" - Wear red
Report Cards were distributed today.
Fundraiser items have arrived! You may pick up the orders you sold anytime after 12:00 tomorrow.
We will be sending our parent surveys off to be counted very soon. We would love to have your input, so if you have not filled out a survey already, please send those in as soon as you can. Thank you to those of you who have submitted your surveys. We value your opinions and appreciate your help in making Oliver the best it can be!
No School Monday, October 13th
Students will be out of school this Monday, October 13th. Teachers will participate in a professional development day. Have a great, long weekend!
Fall Pictures, Harvest Festival, & Yearbooks
Fall pictures will be taken tomorrow morning. If you would like to purchase the pictures online you may by visiting mylifetouch.com. Enter the picture day ID: OG124156Q0. Place your order, print the receipt and have your child bring the receipt to school tomorrow.
Tomorrow is the final day to purchase a 2014-2015 Yearbook. They cost $15 cash and the money should be turned in to Mrs. Day.
Our Harvest Festival is also tomorrow from 4:30-7:30 eastern. We hope to see everyone there!
Alabama School of Fine Arts
Attention parents of current 6th graders:
AEA Football Reading Logs
A few weeks ago, we handed out AEA Football Reading Logs. Please remind your child to read, fill out the log, and then return the reading log to his/her teacher when the log is full. Students that complete the log will be entered to win Iron Bowl tickets! The logs are due November 6th.
Oliver is a "Cool School!"
Segment from WRBL
Oliver on TV
Oliver Elementary will be featured tomorrow morning on WRBL's "Cool Schools" segment! The story will be aired twice between 5am and 7am and a live interview will take place at noon. Be sure to tune in or set your TV to record to see some of the great things going on at Oliver!
Yearbook Deadline Extended
Our deadline for ordering yearbooks has been extended to October 3rd. Don't miss out on this opportunity to preserve your student's memories. The cost is $15 cash and can be made in the front office.
1st Grade Parent Night
1st Grade Parent Night will be Thursday, September 18, from 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm. Please contact your child's teacher if you are interested in attending.
Progress reports were distributed today.
Art work/pictures for the yearbook cover contest are due on Friday the 19th. The pictures may be taken to Mrs. Lee.
Yearbooks are on sale now until Oct. 3. This will be the only sale, so orders must be placed during this period. The cost is $15 and the money should be taken to Mrs. Day.
Dance Team practices will be held today, September 8 - September 10 from 3:15-4:00. Dance Team tryouts will be Thursday, September 11 from 3:15-5:30.
Cheer Clinic will be September 2nd, 3rd, and 4th in the Commons Area from 3:30-4:30. Tryouts will be Sept. 5th from 3:30-5:00. Cheerleading practices will begin on September 10th from 3:30-4:15 and will be held on Wednesdays (same times). Cost will be $120.00 per girl.
As a reminder, school will be closed Monday, September 1st for Labor Day. Have a great long weekend! Our district student calendar can be found here:
Oliver is "Sailing the S.E.A.S. of Learning!"
(Successfully Educating All Students)
Oliver Elementary School
77 Longview Street
Seale, AL 36875