Help Billy Phillips STRIKE OUT Leukemia
We are selling black, long sleeve t-shirts to support Billy in his fight against Leukemia. Shirts say Leukemia with a baseball on the front and Billy's name and baseball number on the back. Shirts are ONLY $20 each, with a portion of each shirt sold being donated directly to Billy and his family. Order forms are available in the main office or by clicking here. Orders and money are DUE BY FRI APRIL 17th. Shirts will be delivered the week of April 27th.
DELAWARE STATE PTA - Delaware PTA is excited to announce our 2015 Youth Summit – Student Voices Heard in public education. This Summit will take place on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Middletown High School. ALL students from across the state in grades 7th through 12th are invited! This fun-filled, daylong event is all about students, their experiences in the classrooms and their vision for meeting their educational needs. Click here for flyer and more information.
Healthy Food for Healthy Kids
Help Healthy Foods for Healthy Kids grow your school garden, and inspire more children to become healthier eaters! Get your walking shoes ready and register to participate with Healthy Foods for Healthy Kids in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community on Saturday June 6, 2015, 9am at Bellevue State Park. We are one of 18 nonprofit organizations selected to participate. This walk is unique in that Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield Delaware underwrites the cost for the walk, allowing HFHK to keep 100% of the money that our walkers raise! Register now at: http://bit.ly/1vzdwrS to join the 5K or One-Mile Fun Walk. It is FREE to register and park. Families are also welcome to join us for a celebration for all HFHK walkers in pavilion #3 after the event.
8TH GRADE FORMAL DANCE - Saturday, May 9th – 7pm to 10pm
Tickets will be $10 and on sale during lunch beginning Tuesday, April 28th
Students should be reminded that this is a dance not a “prom” and should dress appropriately. Boys should wear shirts and ties. Girls should not buy formal gowns; dresses are appropriate. Spaghetti straps are allowed. We encourage any student to express their concerns about a specific dress with an administrator during lunch.
Limousines, tuxedos and gowns should be saved for high school memories.
Finally, high school students are not permitted to attend. Sixth and seventh grade students may come only as the guest of an eighth grader. Students who wish to ask a friend, other than a Springer student, must adhere to the following:
· The guest must be identified to an administrator one week prior to the dance.
· A guest must be currently enrolled in a school as a middle school student and a guest application must be completed. Names of individuals not presently attending school will not be considered.Administration will call the guest’s school to verify that the guest is a middle school student in good standing.
Date: May 7th, 2015
Time: 7pm concert/6:30 pm arrival time for students
Place: Springer Middle School
Why: ‘Springer Select Orchestra’ performs for Lombardy community
FROM MRS BIGGS
Students are not permitted to stay after school to watch sporting events. They MUST leave and return with a parent. They are NOT permitted to take the late buses.
FROM THE CAFETERIA
Any questions or concerns about your child's lunch account can be answered by calling 302-529-3110 Ext 223
You can also access your child's account by visiting www.myschoolbucks.com
FROM NURSE CAWMAN
The School Nurse has a new page on Springer’s website. All current information will be available on the Nurse’s page. Access the Nurse’s page from the Site Shortcuts menu or the Parents tab.
SMARTER STATE TESTING
For more information about Smarter State Testing, click HERE.
2014 DELAWARE SCHOOL ACCOUNTABILTY COMMUNITY SURVEY
For more information, click HERE.
FROM MRS. WILSON in the Library
NEW DATES: Time has been extended until after Spring Break.
"Reading is Our Thing” challenges students to pair up with a friend and read the same book. Then fill out a short Thinga-Tweet (Twitter-like book review) together. All Thinga-Tweets are due April 20 to be invited to come to the celebration on April 21 from 3:00-4:15. There will be games, prizes, snacks and lots of FUN!
HOME ACCESS is now open. If you are having any trouble accessing your student's page, please email Ms. Robinson at firstname.lastname@example.org
DIAA PHYSICAL FORM INFO:
Parents and Guardians, please make sure we have your most recent contact information. If you need to update your information, please contact the main office at 302- 479-1621
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6th Grade Band & Chorus Concert