Lowry News 5/18

Posted: May 18, 2017

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LOWRY NEWS                      

May 18, 2017

Thank You for Helping Our Students SOAR!

CARNIVAL – RESCHEDULED to WEDNESDAY,  MAY 24th 4-7PM

Lowry Elementary Carnival – Wednesday May 24th 4-7pm (located on the sports field on east side of school)

 

Come celebrate the end of another great year at our largest community event! There will be a bungee trampoline, hamster ball ride, 50ft inflatable obstacle course, the chance to dunk Dr. Cooper and teachers in the dunk tank and many more fun activities.  There will also be pizza, burritos and treats for purchase.   We will be selling punch cards for $15 (cash only) at the event to go towards all the food and fun!

We are so excited to announce that Avid for Adventure is bringing their climbing wall!  All children have to have a parent sign a waiver before they can climb the wall.  To help expedite the line during the carnival, we have included a link to the waiver below.  Once you click on the link, select the Lowry Elementary option on the bottom of the page.     http://www.avid4.com/event-registration

We need parent volunteers!  The event is 3 hours and we have created 1 1/2 hour slots so that you can enjoy half of the event with your family and friends.  We have several spots open and need your help!  Please check out our SignUp Genius: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080a48a5ae2da64-lowry1

 

HELP SUPPORT OUR LOWRY ELEMENTARY DESTINATION IMAGINATION TEAM

Dine at Park Burger – 211 S. Holly Street on Monday May 22 between 6-9pm

Mention Lowry Elementary to your server to help support our team!

Dining for Dollars –
Through our efforts with dining at Qdoba we brought in total sales of $2398.00!  We made enough for Qdoba to give us 30% back and $719.40 will be donated directly to the Aviator Fund.  This was our second highest dining for dollars…thank you ALL who dined out that night and made it such a success!

THIS WEEKEND ~  May 18th – 21st  Maui Wowi will give back 20% of sales Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday (ALL DAY LONG) if you mention Lowry Elementary! So gather the entire family for coffee, pastries, fresh fruit smoothies, Pinkberry Frozen Yogurt, and other numerous goodies.
Mark your calendars for the upcoming event:

June 1st: ALL Day at Glacier Ice Cream to receive 10% of total sales!

 

Talent Show – Thursday, May 25 from 5:00-6:30 in the auditorium.  Everyone is welcome to attend the show, but an adult must accompany students.

 

EDUKITS ~

Lowry Elementary offers the EduKit program as a convenient option for busy families to order school supply kits for the 2017/2018 year. EduKits are custom made to include the supplies selected and approved by our school.  Order online at https://www.edukitinc.com/page.asp?id=15&schoolid=337  by June 10 for the BEST pricing and FREE shipping. A confirmation will be emailed to you after your order has been placed. Your child’s EduKit will be available at the Back to School Picnic

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2016 – 2017 LOWRY YEARBOOK  Available in the office for $15.00 cash or check made out to Lowry Elementary.

Aviator Fund: Do you want to help Lowry Elementary employ more teachers that are specialized, para-professional support and additional staff to help support your child’s education? Donations are always needed and appreciated! Go to www.coloradogives.org to schedule a one-time donation or set up a monthly recurring donation in the amount that you choose. Want to know more or to help fundraise? Contact Amy Hulsey at 303-810-8463 or ahulsey@denverrealestate.com.

+Pass required for 2017-18 school year~ Transportation Services is making it a requirement for all transportation-eligible students to have and use a +Pass when riding the school bus.  A student must request a +Pass through the front office.

PARENT PORTAL~ Do you have a Parent Portal account?  Get your parent portal account now, so you can participate in online registration this August. Go to https://myportal.dpsk12.org or click on the parent portal button on the bottom of the Lowry website to set up an account. More August registration information coming soon.

The Lowry Elementary App is HERE~ This is the NEW way for the SCHOOL and PTO to communicate with you!  Download the App today and you can stay in touch with the school while on the go!

If you download the APP at the Carnival, you will receive a PRIZE!  Please see Charis Sederberg or Tina Skewes between 4p – 5p and show us you phone with the cool new app and the prize is yours!  Search for Lowry Elementary in the App store.  By BlueTreeapps.

Not Returning to Lowry for 2017-18 School Year? If you are moving or know that you will not be attending Lowry next school year, please let the office know NOW for planning purposes.  Thank you very much!

 

Email all newsletter submissions to Maureen_jarrett@dpsk12.org  by Friday at 3:00 pm in order to be in the following Thursday folders and /or newsletter / Blast.