Adams Update 4/15/19 Dates, Testing, News and More..

Good Afternoon,

Mark you calendars:

Ongoing – Kindergarten Enrollment for 2019-2020.  Contact front office 

April 18th – PTA Meeting – Library at 3:15

April 18th – Adams Family Activity Night – 6:00 – 7:15

April 19th – Volunteer Appreciation Brunch – Drop in between 8:30 and 10:00 – library

April 24th – Teacher Appreciation Lunch – sandwich bar

State Assessment Testing at Adams

Our 3rd, 4th and 5th graders will begin state assessment tests in ELA (English/language arts) and math nest week.  Fifth grade students started science tests today.

Our testing schedule is as follows:

April 15 – 18th    5th grade science testing

April 22 – 24       3rd through 5th grade English/language arts computer adaptive test

April 29 – May 2 3rd through 5th grade English/language arts performance task

May 6 – 9           3rd through 5th grade math computer adaptive test

May 13 – 16       3rd through 5th grade math performance task

Test sessions will be approximately an hour each day of testing.  Please help your child to do her or his best by getting a good night’s sleep, a healthy breakfast (we have that here, for free, every day) and be at school on time.

Reading Olympics – Keep those envelopes coming!

Thank you for sending in your Reading Olympics envelopes.  We are in the process of counting returns and have just reached $10,000!   

Return packets to classroom or the office between now and the end of the week.

If you are collecting pledges online, you can still use the link below for friends and family who are  

Network for Good – Online pledges for Adams

Our school goal is 100 percent participation (envelopes turned in) ! Remember, every penny counts. Those small pledges add up and, more importantly, your Reader will be inspired to read for a common goal!

All student prizes are based on reading participation and achievement, regardless of donations.

** The classroom with the highest percentage of participation will earn a Jamba Juice party and bonus recess

** The grade level with the highest percentage of participation will earn a popcorn party and bonus recess.

****If we meet our school wide goal of $16,000, six lucky students will get the chance to dunk me in a dunk tank filled with ice water.

Adams Family Activity Night – Thursday 6 – 7:15

Join us on Thursday, April 18th for a night of fun and games at Adams.  

  • There will be games in several classrooms and music and movement in the gym.
  • FREE BOOK SWAP – BRING AND BOOK, TAKE A BOOK, Bring two, take two…..
  • FREE raffle for books, games and other prizes

There will be three, 20 minute sessions.  Come and try something new!


Volunteer Appreciation Brunch

We would like to honor, celebrate and thank all our amazing Adams volunteers at a brunch this Friday, from 8:30 to 11:00.  Please join us for a light brunch, student artwork and performances in the library.  We could not do what we do without YOU!


Teacher Appreciation from the PTA

The Adams PTA is hosting a teacher appreciation sandwich bar on April 24th.  If you are interested in helping with this event, please see the information below and sign up.

Please sign up for what you can.  Thank you!
April “Sandwich Bar” 4/24 (Secretary’s Day)
Coordinator last name: Hove
Password: adams



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