Retirement Reception for Mrs. Groce

Please join us for a retirement reception this Thursday, May 19 after school from 3:05-4:30 pm honoring Mrs. Groce. Come give your best to our retiree!  Light refreshments will be served.

All Prospect Library Books Due May 20

All Prospect Library books will be due this week Friday, May 20. Please help your child look for any lost books and return them so we can complete our year-end inventory in the library. If you are unable to find their books, or are not sure what your child has out, …

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The Volunteer position for you!

PTO just had an opening for a most coveted role – Library Coordinator Chair!!! Don’t delay please check out the sign up genius and grab the spot today!!!


Beginning Band Sign Up for Incoming 5th Graders

To 4th grade parents: “Hey Mom and Dad, can I join band or orchestra?” If this sounds familiar, follow the steps below to learn more about the instrumental music programs and how to register for band or orchestra.

1. Students watched this video in music class about the D181 instrumental music programs:

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HELP WANTED! Outdoor Learning Center Garden Summer Watering Club


We are looking for 12 families to sign up to water the Outdoor Learning Center over the summer. Each family would be responsible for watering the garden for one week out of the summer. The sign-up link is here! Watering cans and the watering key will be provided. Thanks in advance!

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5th grade parents: Volunteering opportunities at CHMS!

If your students are going on to CHMS in the fall, there are lots of fun ways to get involved at school that work with different schedules. Please check out these different committees here. If you’re interested, why not sign up with a friend? To learn more about the PTO, please join us …

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Attention 5th Grade Families!

It’s not too late to order school supplies for the upcoming academic year. If your 5th grader is going on to CHMS, you can order supplies here. Please enter code CLA217 to find the 6th grade list.

Supplies will be delivered to CHMS and can be picked up on Back to School Day on August …

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5th graders: Summer reading list from CHMS

Fifth grade families can get a head start on summer reading. The D181 6th grade reading list is published here. Students are free to choose one or more titles from the list.

Happy Reading!

Upcoming Events

Monday, May 9th- PTO Meeting; 2pm

Wednesday, May 11th- Hot Lunch for those who signed up

Sunday, May 15th- Walk the Walk

Thursday, May 19th- Retirement Reception for Mrs. Groce

Monday, May 23rd- Kindergarten Preview; 1pm

Thursday, May 26th- Save the Date- Dash ‘n Field Day

Tuesday, May 31st- 5th Grade Promotion & Clap Out

Note From the Principal

For information regarding Kindergarten preview day, please take a moment to read this weeks SMORE from Mrs. Cummings.