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    December 4, 2019

    Early Dismissal Wednesday, December 11

    Wednesday, December 11 is a Teacher Collaboration day.  Students in grades K-5 will dismiss at 1:00 PM. Please make arrangements for students to be picked up or to travel home at that time. 

    After-School Family Night is Wednesday, December 11

    If you signed up to participate in the family night on December 11th the time has changed.  We will begin at 4:30 PM and end at 6:30 PM. Also, there will be no afterschool program on Thursday, December 12 due to a staff training event.

    Kindergarten Swimming Begins Friday

    Swimming for kindergarten classes will begin this Friday, December 6.  Please make sure that students bring their swimsuits and towels to school.   

    First Grade to Hands On Museum December 17

    A.J. West first graders will be traveling to Olympia Tuesday, December 17 for a field trip to the Hands On Museum.  The trip is sponsored by a grant through the museum. 

    P.T.O. Meets December 16

    The A.J. West P.T.O. meets Monday, December 16 at 3:15 PM in the A.J. West staff room.  All are invited to attend.

    Teacher Credentials Available

    Federal law requires that school districts notify parents each year of their right to request information about the professional qualifications of their child’s teacher(s) and paraprofessionals.  In the Aberdeen School District, such requests can be made through the Human Resources Department at (360) 538-2222.

    Please Check Our Lost and Found

    Parents, our lost and found table is beginning to grow again.  Please remind students to check the lost and found for coats, backpacks, etc.  Our lost and found is located just inside the front doors of our lobby if you would like to check for your child’s lost items.

    Breakfast Times

    We want to remind families that we begin serving breakfast at A.J. West at 7:45 AM.  The doors will open at that time. Please have students here and in line by 8:10 if they are having breakfast.  Students who are in line after 8:10 may not be able to receive the scheduled breakfast, and may be given an alternative breakfast.