Archives for May 2017

PTA welcome to new families, information for returning families

Welcome to Centennial Elementary School!

On behalf of the PTA, we would like to welcome you to Centennial Elementary. We are excited about a new year and new opportunities for kids and families in our community! Please be sure to visit our website at centennial.dpsk12.org and ‘Like’ us on Facebook at facebook.com/CentennialEL to learn about all the exciting events happening at school.

We have some great ways for you to get involved and we would love to have your support in any way you can offer it to our school. Please let us know if you would like to help. Before school starts in August, we hope you will join us for some of these events:

  • PTA Meetings – Third Tuesday of each month at 6pm at school – Parent Teacher Association meetings are open to all. Come to hear school news from the principal, updates on school happenings, plan fundraising and other events, and discuss other pertinent topics related to the community and Centennial.
  • CENTENNIAL SPRING CARNIVAL – MAY 5th 4-6pm – Come join the fun! Contact centennial.family@gmail.com to purchase tickets.
  • SUMMER PLAY – Come and play in the playground and meet some new faces! Mark your calendar for the summer.
    June 29 – Thursday at 10am
    July 22th – Saturday at 10am
    August 8th – Tuesday at 5pm (bring a blanket and a picnic dinner)
  • REGISTRATION – Every child attending Centennial needs to register. Register on Parent Portal (https://myportal.dpsk12.org) starting on July 17th. New families only do have the option of registering in person at the school on August 7th & 8th from 11am -6pm.

  • FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL is Monday, August 21st, 8:00 a.m. – 3:45 p.m.

    Sincerely,
    The Centennial PTA
    centennial.family@gmail.com

Upcoming events

There’s still quite a bit happening before school is out for summer!

June 1st, 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Celebration of Learning

June 2nd, Field Day
ECE-1st graders will have Field Day in the morning from 8:50 -10:50 a.m. (Stations start promptly at 9:00am) 2nd-5th graders will have Field Day in the afternoon from 1:40 – 3:35 p.m. (Stations start promptly at 1:45pm)

June 2nd, 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.
Author visit for 3rd – 5th grades

June 8th, ECE Continuation

June 8th – Community Circle

June 9th – 5th grade Continuation
8:30 a.m.

June 9th – 12 noon dismissal
School is out for summer! Families are encouraged to join us for a school wide picnic on the playground at noon to kick off our summer vacation.