Dad’s Night – Dads Night was a fun-filled special event. It was wonderful seeing the children so excited to attend with their dad, grandpas, or uncle. The children and their dads visited the classrooms, watched Jeff the Juggler, enjoyed a treat from Kona Ice, and went shopping at the book fair. Thank you so much for your encouragement and support for this wonderful event!

Scholastic Book FairThe Scholastic Book Fair was a great success. We thank all of you who participated by buying books and working at the book fair. Your participation will allow us to continue our Scholastic Weekly Readers and keep our school library current by obtaining new books.

Peacemakers – The Robin’s Nest is helping to create a new generation of peacemakers by having our VPK students participate in the Peacemakers program. The Peacemakers program is a holistic program developed to empower children and youth to live peaceful lives. Mr. John and Ms. Kim come to each VPK class providing a 4 week Peace curriculum addressing peace, peacemaking skills, individuality and diversity, identifying & expressing feelings, safety planning and respect for the environment. Make Peace!

The more peace there is in us, the more peace there will be in our troubled world.”  – Etty Hillesum

Week of the Young Child – Week of the Young Child is an annual celebration sponsored by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), the world’s largest early childhood education association. The Robin’s Nest will join the celebration by filling that week, April 11 – 15, with fun and exciting activities for our students. More details to follow soon….

Silent Auction: Basket Fundraiser April 11th – 15th – PAC is sponsoring a basket fundraiser. Room mothers from every class will make a basket for the silent auction from the items donated by the parents. The room mothers have already sent you a letter with your class theme and important information about the fundraiser. The basket silent auction begins on April 11 and ends on April 15 at 9:30 a.m. Winners of each basket may pick them up on Friday, April 15. All proceeds will benefit future improvements.

Dates to Remember 

March 3 & 4                  PAC meetings 9:15

March 12                      Spring Forward!  Daylight Savings Time

March 17 & 18              Easter Parties

March 21 – March 25    No School – Spring Break

March 28                       No School – Easter Monday

March 29                       Classes Resume