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Erie Elementary Newsletter

January 13

Take a peek at what is happening at Erie Elementary this week!
School will not be in session January 13th and 16th.  Enjoy the four day weekend!
Do you know an amazing Erie Elementary teacher?  Nominate him/her for an Encore Award.  Click here for an application!!
When should my child stay home from school?
Click here for guidance from St Vrain Valley Schools and Children's Hospital Colorado.
Are you interested in acting?  Would you like to participate in the SVVSD Shakespeare festival?  If you are in 4th or 5th grade, visit the Erie Community School Website for more information!
100 Mile Updates:
Our schedule will be:
**Please note the updated schedule!!
Monday morning from 8:15- 8:45
Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 3:45- 4:15
Please remember to bring your Scan Track lanyard to 100 Mile Club!

Students must be registered in order to participate!!!
Click here for January/ February 100 Mile Events
Click here for the online registration link.
Click here for January Frequently Asked Questions

Erie Elementary Homework Policy


Erie Elementary has created a homework policy that aligns with current educational research.  Each student should read or be read to every night for 15 minutes in grades K-2 and at least 25 minutes in grades 3-5.  In addition,  grade level teachers will assign homework that is meaningful, authentic, engaging, and can be completed with minimal adult assistance.

Homework by Grade Level

Half Day kindergarten: Weekly practice of skills taught at school

Full dayK-1: Occasional standards-based projects
Grade 2: Math review and occasional standards- based projects

3-5:  Practice for mathematical concepts, responding to literature, and occasional standards based projects,

It is the time of year that lice start making the rounds at school.  Click here for more information from our nurse, Joni Creighton.  Click here for some natural ways to combat lice.
Time is almost up!  Yearbooks are available for sale until February 3rd!  Click here to order today.
Cannot order online?  Click here for a paper order form.
Have you taken lots of pictures of your child's class or an EES events?  Download the Replay It app, choose Erie Elementary as your school, and upload your 3 or 4 favorite pictures per event.  This goes directly to our yearbook coordinator so she can include lots of pictures in our yearbook!  A super easy way to make sure every event and class is included.
We will continue to allow birthday treats at school this year.  Please note that snacks must be small, store bought items that can be eaten in 10 minutes or less.  Please check with your classroom teacher for allergies.
Our cafeteria is happy to help your provide snacks.  Click here for more information.


St. Vrain Valley School’s Nutrition Service staff believes that nutritious school meals are a main ingredient in students' ability to learn in the classroom.
Click here for menus, payment info and more!

It is easy to pay your $10 student material fee!  Click here for Rev Track.
Parents, please take a few moments to read over drop off and pick up guidelines.  If we all work together, we can keep our students safe!
Click here for more information!
Click below for information about our after school programs! 
Registration is open for 2016-2017 Tigger Time care!
Click here for more info!
Click here to register!


Additional News and Notes

Office Hours:
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Principal: Lauren Eker
Dean of Students: Ali Knight
January 13: No School
January 16: No School- Martin Luther King Day
January 18: Erie Elementary Night at Miner's Tavern
January 21: Darling Daughters Dance
February 1: Late Start
February 6, 7, 8: Parent Teacher Conferences
February 9: School Spelling Bee at 3:45

All Upcoming Events >>


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