Norway Friday Note for 3/24/2017
Student Council School Dance will be Friday, March 31 from 6:00 – 8:00 in the school lunchroom! Admission is a canned food item. The theme is “An Evening in Paris” and students may dress up if they wish to. Each family is asked to bring one dozen cookies or bars to share. Drinks will be provided.
The schedule for next week:
Monday = Day 4
Tuesday = Day 5
Wednesday = Day 6
Thursday= Day 1
Friday= Day 2
Saturday, April 1 -Benton Community Softball Clinic will be held for girls in 3 – 8th grade
Monday, April 3 – BCPTO Meeting at Atkins at 6:30
Tuesday, April 4 – Spring Pictures at Norway
Wednesday, April 5 – Early Dismissal at 1:00 for professional development
Friday, April 14 – NO School Please try to make appointments during early dismissal or no school days!
The High School Spring Play, “Leaving Iowa” will be Friday, March 24 and Saturday, March 25 at 7:00 pm. Tickets are $5 per person. You can purchase tickets at the door. The High School Art Show will be on display during the play!
Architecture by Children Drawing Contest Winners! Congratulations to Kaitlyn Ballard, Sophia McLeod and Fionna McLeod for winning the 2017 Architecture by Children Drawing Contest! Kaitlyn won the Southeast Iowa Region with a drawing of the Norway Library. Sophia won the Northeast Iowa Region with a drawing of the Des Moines Public Library. Fionna’s drawing of the Cedar Rapids Public Library was the Overall Statewide Winner! Way to go artists!
ALL 4th graders are traveling to Cedar Falls to hear the Symphony on Thursday, March 30! Students should dress in nice looking school clothes and bring a cold lunch with a drink. The bus will leave promptly at 8:30, so students need to be here on time!
This Thursday, March 30th, is the 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Solo Contest at the high school in Van Horne. Schedules are coming home after school, and can also be found on the music blog NorwayMusicNotes.blogspot.com
Spring Pictures will be taken on Tuesday, April 4th. Forms are going home today that give you the choice of a pose and a background. Please return forms by Monday, April 3. You do not need to send any money with the envelope. Once you receive the pictures, you can then choose which ones to purchase and return the rest.
BCPTO Night at the Kernels will be Saturday, April 22!! Tickets purchased by April 12th will be $8.00 apiece and can be purchased on line or by sending the order form and money to the school by April 12th. Information and order forms are going home today.
Benton Theatre Rising Stars Summer Camp will be June 12 – June 23 from 9:00 - noon. This is open to all students in K – 8 grade and they will have the final performance on Friday June 23 at 7:00 p.m. Registration forms are by the nurse’s office and are due BY May 15.
Late Blairstown summer ball sign up can be done at the Blairstown Bank.
Van Horne Summer Ball Sign up – please sign up on line by following the simple instructions BY April 1 at tinyurl.com/vh2017.