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December 17, 2017
Looking Ahead

Wednesday December 20 - 2:30pm - 3:30pm - Winter Parties
Thursday December 21 - 8:00am -9:00am - Cougar Chorus
Thursday December 21 - 9:10am-10:10am - All School Holiday Sing-A-Long
Thursday December 21 - 1:05pm - Early Dismissal
Thursday January 4 - 9:05am - School Resumes, Doors open at 8:45am

Winter Break
Winter Break is coming up fast! Just a reminder that Thursday, December 21 is an early dismissal day. School will begin at 9:05am as usual and students will have lunch. School will be dismissed at 1:05pm. Winter Break will be from December 22-January 3. School will resume on Thursday, January 4 with normal hours.   
Counselor's Corner
Now that the temperature dropped it feels more like December.  ❄  This month can be a busy one for many people.  Below is a link to an article on mindful parenting.  we hope you take a couple minutes to read it over and find it helpful.
**As always, please feel comfortable to reach out to us by email or give us a call.  In education we believe that children benefit most when the home and school works in partnership.

Mrs. Hoelscher and Mrs. Kiso
Kindergarten Registration
Kindergarten registration for the 2018-19 school year is now open. Parents can start the registration process online here. On January 23, 2018 all Parkway elementary schools will be open for parents to register in person. Learn more about Kindergarten registration here.
Summer School Registration Opens February 15
Based on parent feedback, registration for summer school classes will be held much earlier this year and registration times will be spread out to avoid having too many families online registering at the same time.

  • Registration for summer school opens February 15, 2018

  • Online registration will be staggered by grade level: 9 am for middle and high school; 11 a.m. for elementary 

 K-8 families will register online. If you do not already have an account, you are encouraged to create an account at This is how you will register online for summer school classes.

Learn more.
Carman Carnival Volunteer Sign Up

The Carman Trails Carnival is always a fun family event for our community. The Carnival will be held on Saturday  March 10, 2018. To pull off an event like the Carnival it takes lots of volunteers both before and the day of the event. If you would like to help out please click on the link to find out where you can help out!
Warm for the Winter Clothing Drive

     The Community Service Leaders are hosting a “Warm for the Winter” clothing drive to provide families in our community with warm clothes suited for the chilly weather. We will appreciate your help!
      Please donate gently used or new HATS and MITTENS. We will be collecting until the end of January. All donations will go to children in need of hats and mittens. If YOU need one, please take one.
    Thank you for making sure students in our community stay warm this winter by adding your donations to our winter clothes-line.

Important Links
Principal's Corner
PTO Website
Peachjar Flyers
Carman Trails Website
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