May 15-19

 Week at a Glance

  • May 18 – Sub-District Track @ NEHS; 12:00 PM
  • EYSO (Eugene Springfield Youth Orchestra) with the Kelly Orchestra @ Kelly MS; 7:00 PM

Coming Soon

  • May 24 – District Track Meet @ Hayward Field; 10:00 AM
  • May 29 – No School; Memorial Day
  • May 31 – 5th Grade Parent Orientation; 5:30 PM
  • May 31 – Kelly Family literacy Night
  • Jun. 1 – Kelly & North Band Concert @ NEHS; 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 2 – Track Awards; 5:00 PM
  • Jun. 2 – Track Dance; 6:30 – 8:30 PM

You can always check the Kelly calendar on our website for days off and early release days. The Kelly calendar has been revised to reflect the changes made by the school board for make-up weather days.
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Yearbook for Sale
If you haven’t purchased your yearbook yet time is running out! Kelly’s yearbook is a full-color, hardback book full of memories of all the fun activities we have had at school this year. If you don’t remember if you have purchase one you can check with the front office, the cost is $25.

Gear Up for the May Walk+Roll to School Challenge!
On Tuesday, May 23rd, our school is participating in the Walk+Roll to School Challenge to encourage students to use active transportation like walking, biking, scooting, or skating to improve their health, gain independence and to help our precious environment! We have great raffle prizes to encourage our students to get active!  All students who ride the bus will be able to enter the raffle for prizes.

Confident Cycling for Families Class!
Even if your child knows how to ride a bike, your family may still have questions and concerns about riding. Join 4J’s Safe Routes to School Program to learn basic traffic skills as a family, as well as how to properly fit a helmet, size a bicycle for a child, carry things on a bicycle and perform a bicycle safety check. You’ll also learn about gear, clothing and lighting and how to correctly lock a bike. We’ll spend half our time indoors and the last portion will be held on the basketball court for skills and drills before a fun ride on neighborhood streets.

This class is for parents AND kids so all participants are asked to bring a bicycle and helmet with them to class. Some reduced cost helmets will be available. Anyone requiring a loaner bicycle for the class is asked to state that in the comments section of the registration form.

The class is geared towards families with children 5-13 years old. The class is free and open to all families but registration at is required.

Next classes
– (English) Saturday, May 20th, 2017, 9am-Noon, Emerald Park Community Center, 1400 Lake Dr., Eugene
– (Spanish) Saturday, June 3rd, 2017, 9am-noon, El Camino del Río/River Road Elementary, 120 W Hilliard Ln, Eugene

Registration required: http://www.eugenespringfieldsrts.org/events/confidentcycling/ or call 541-790-7492

Summer Camps
Click here for Direction Service 2017 Summer Directory. Each year Direction Service publishes this resource of recreation, respite, support, and service opportunities that children with disabilities can access during the summer months.

Click here for a flyer to Oregon Women’s Basketball Camp.

Click here for a brochure on SAIL.  SAIL is a free, unique, college preparation program for local underrepresented 8th – 12th-grade students.

Rose Children’s Theatre Summer Camps are ready to go for 2017. Our camps offer an exciting variety of programs for all age groups, Kinder through 12th grade.  From our Shakespeare Experience to our Musical Theatre Dance Intensive and an exclusive Triple Threat Collaboration with Oregon Children’s Choir and Eugene Ballet Academy, RCT has got you covered for a well-rounded summer camp theater experience.  Registration is available now online at: www.therct.com. 

Office Reminders

Picking Your Student Up Early?
If it’s a pre-planned appointment just send a note with your student. They show the note to their teacher to be excused from class and then they drop the note by the office to check out. They can then be in the office waiting for you! If you forget to send a note or have something unexpected come up please call the office with as much advanced notice as possible so we have time to locate your student and get them up to the office. This helps eliminate unnecessary class interruptions.

ParentVue
ParentVue is available for you to be able to monitor your student’s grades. Activation code information was sent home with your student at the beginning of October. If you did receive your activation code, please contact the front office. ParentVue is now available for Android or iPhone users just go to the app store and download for free.

Contacting Teachers
Do you have questions about how your student is doing? You can reach teachers through an email or a phone call. Simply go to the Staff Directory page on the Kelly website. There you will find staff email addresses and phone numbers.

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