In the month of May we celebrate all the Character Counts pillars
Citizenship Do your share to make your school and community better • Cooperate • Get involved in community affairs • Stay informed; vote • Be a good neighbor • Obey laws and rules • Respect authority • Protect the environment • Volunteer
Responsibility Do what you are supposed to do • Plan ahead • Persevere: keep on trying! • Always do your best • Use self-control • Be self-disciplined • Think before you act — consider the consequences • Be accountable for your words, actions, and attitudes • Set a good example for others
Fairness Play by the rules • Take turns and share • Be open-minded; listen to others • Don’t take advantage of others • Don’t blame others carelessly • Treat all people fairly
Caring Be kind • Be compassionate and show you care • Express gratitude • Forgive others • Help people in need
Trustworthiness Be honest • Don’t deceive, cheat, or steal • Be reliable — do what you say you’ll do • Have the courage to do the right thing • Build a good reputation • Be loyal — stand by your family, friends, and country
Respect Treat others with respect; follow the Golden Rule • Be tolerant and accepting of differences • Use good manners, not bad language • Be considerate of the feelings of others • Don’t threaten, hit or hurt anyone • Deal peacefully with anger, insults, and disagreements
FSA Redesigned Score Reports Information from FDOE
Florida Standards Assessments (FSA), statewide science assessments and statewide end-of-course assessments score reports have been redesigned to make them more meaningful for Florida’s students, parents and educators. Information on the new reports can be found HERE
Tuesday, February 2 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 10 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Friday, April 8 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Monday, May 9 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
May Book of the Month
News and Important Dates
April 28 Interims Issued
May 6-13 Book Fair during school hours. Not open on the 10th.
May 2-6 Teacher Appreciation Week
May 9 Kindergarten Registration 1-5pm
May 26 Last Day of School
Dress Code Reminders
Please keep the following in mind:
• Hats, sunglasses, etc. must be taken off and put away upon arrival (except in case of medical necessity or special events authorized by administration)
• Shoes must be safe and appropriate and must have a back – no flip-flops, etc.
• No tank tops, spaghetti straps, or shirts/dresses that are cut out at midriff.
• Clothing must be free of logos or sayings with profanity, violence, drugs, alcohol, or tobacco or anything that would be disruptive to the learning environment.
• Skirts and shorts must be no shorter than 4 inches above the knee. Leggings are permitted to be worn under a skirt or long sweater/skirt.
• Hair should be a natural color and styled in a way that is not distracting.
• No excessive make-up.
Volunteer & Student Check Out Procedures
Welcome back parents and visitors! A drivers license or State ID is required at all times on school property and when checking your student out.
Please remember that ALL visitors and volunteers entering the school must be an approved volunteer through the county. If you have NOT made application, please go on line at https://stjohns.keepntrack.com/apply. Please do not reapply if you have already made an application in St. Johns County. Volunteers will automatically be updated in the system after 3 years. Please remember to allow 1-4 weeks for your application to process.