Millersville Splash Party Postponed

Due to the weather, the Splash Party at the Millersville Pool sponsored by the Post-Prom Committee, has been rescheduled for Friday, June 14th from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. 

Musser’s Market

Thank you Musser’s Market for sponsoring our school this year on numerous occasions.  Your support was so graciously appreciated.  The “Thank You” poster we made them is hanging in the lobby of the market.

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Summer Reading Incentives

The students have grown so much as readers and leaners this year.  The teachers and staff want to see the children hold on to all the knowledge they have gained.   One way to do this is through submersing your children in good books this summer!

A summer reading challenge will be coming home in your child’s report card.  Students who read at least 600 minutes  this summer will have a special time to celebrate when returning in the fall.  Click on the link below for more information.

Summer Reading Challenge

Barnes and Noble is also offering a summer reading incentive.  By simply reading any 8 books, filling out the form, and taking the completed form back to Barnes and Noble, your child can earn a free book.  Click on the link below for more information.

Barnes and Noble Summer Reading

I wish you all a very safe and relaxing summer.  I have truly enjoyed my time here at Martic.  You are one amazing community! ~Mrs. Transue

Challenge Day

The 6th grade Challenge Day event raised over $700 for 13 different charities.  Wow!  The 6th graders worked very hard on this project, and I’m sure the charities they represented are extremely grateful!  Way to go 6th grade!

Situation Resolved

The Millersville Borough Police investigation of the SUV incident reported this morning has been successfully resolved. The individual in question was located and is working for the International House in Millersville. He was asking for help in setting up the yard sale when he approached the child. Police are satisfied that he is not a threat to the community. Student safety is always our top priority. Thank you for your help in keeping all children safe.

Important Information

Millersville Borough Police contacted the school district this morning regarding a man who attempted to lure a child into a vehicle at the International House Field at the intersection of Leaman and Manor Avenues in Millersville.  This incident was reported to police today, but actually occurred at approximately 7:00 pm on Wednesday, May 29th.
 
The vehicle is described as a dark blue Isuzu SUV.  The driver is described as a darker complected, middle-aged male with a salt and pepper mustache.  The investigation is ongoing.
 
You are encouraged to contact the Millersville Borough Police or your child’s school if you observe this vehicle and/or driver.  Eshleman Elementary School, the Penn Manor staff, and school bus drivers have also been alerted to this situation. Thank you for your help in keeping all children safe.

Challenge Day

Our annual Challenge Day, compliments of our 6th graders, is scheduled for Tuesday, May 28, 2013.  Please remember to bring along your quarters.  All proceeds will go to the 6th graders’ charity of choice.  

Final PTO Meeting Tonight!

Martic Elementary is hosting its final PTO meeting this evening from 7-8 PM in the library.  A lucky winner will walk away with a basket full of goodies.  Tonight is an important meeting to attend…. We will be voting on next year’s officers.  Below are our nominations…

President: Heather Garber

Vice President: Melissa Anderson & Karen Lausch

Co-Treasurers: Vinnie Perkins, Amy Reed, & Deb Risser (Pick Two)

Secretary: Stephanie Andreychek

Box Tops

If you have any Box Tops at home, please send them into school by the end of this week.  That will be our final count for the 2012-2013 School Year!  Thank you for  your support!

End of the Year Updates/Reminders

Good afternoon Martic families!  I hope you enjoyed your Mother’s Day weekend.  A special thank you to our PTO for all of the hard work that went into the fabulous Spring Fling on Friday evening.  The families seemed to really enjoy this special event.

 

Listed below are a few dates to remember for the remainder of the school year….

Tuesday, May 14 – 4th & 5th grade Track & Field

Wednesday, May 15 – Kindergarten Field Trip

Thursday, May 16 – 6th Grade Track & Field; PTO Meeting at 7 PM in the library

Friday, May 17 – 4th Grade Field Trip; 6th Grade Math Bowl

Saturday, May 18 – Girls on the Run 5K event at F&M

Monday & Tuesday, May 20 & 21 – No School

Wednesday, May 22 – 3rd Grade Field Trip

Thursday, May 23 – 6th Grade Field Trip

Monday, May 27 – No School

Tuesday, May 28 – Challenge Day

Wednesday, May 29 – 1st & 3rd Grade Concert at Marticville at 7 PM

Thursday, May 30 – Olympic Day

Monday, June 3 – 6th Grade Awards Day

Thursday, June 6 – Last Day for Kindergarten

Friday, June 7 – Last Day of School!  9-11:30 AM

 

Also, next year we will have a few staffing changes to the Martic Elementary team.  Mrs. Hoin will be teaching 4th grade next year with Mrs. Aucott and Miss Urban, and Mrs. Peart will be joining Mrs. Bushong in 2nd grade.

Enjoy the last few weeks of school!