It’s time for the Book Fair Fiesta and the whole school is excited! An amazing selection of books is headed our way - including great reads for parents, and younger children too! Mark your calendars for our Family Events where you can help your child find the books they’ll love to read. You can also contribute books to the teachers’ classroom libraries so all students will have easy access to interesting and entertaining reading every …
Kincaid Book Fair Fiesta!
|It’s time for the Spring Book Fair! An amazing section of books are here – including great reads for parents and younger children. The Book Fair is open daily from 7:15am – 8:30am and 2pm – 4:30pm. The Fair ends on Friday, April 18th at 10am.There are special hours throughout the Fair including a Fiesta Feast on Tuesday – join your students for a picnic lunch and shop the book fair throughout the day with special extended hours. For complete details, please visit the Book Fair post.|
Last Call for Yearbooks!
|Going..Going…Gone. We have 60 yearbooks left for purchase. Once we sell out there will be no possibility of ordering more. Please check the yearbook page on our website to confirm you have ordered your yearbook. If you would like to purchase one, they are $27 each. Please make checks payable to Kincaid PTA and put them in an envelope with the following: Student Name, Grade and Teacher. Please forward any questions to Tammy at email@example.com. NOTE: No personalization is available at this time.|
School Supply Packs – Online Orders Due April 25th
|School Supply Pack order forms have gone home – if you would like to order via the printed form, please return it with payment by this Friday, April 11th. You may order packs online by April 25, 2014 by visiting www.ShopTTKits.com. The Kincaid Account Number 84179.|
Calling all 5th Grade Families
|Middle School is right around the corner and we want our students to be confident & successful! Kincaid PTA will host a Middle School Transition Night for our 5th grade students and their parents. Mark your calendars now for Tuesday, May 6, 6:30-7:30pm at Kincaid. Students will submit questions and a panel of former Kincaid students representing Daniell, Dodgen, & Simpson will answer them. Come find out what next year will be like — and enjoy some ice cream with your classmates. Look for more information to come home with your 5th grader soon. Questions? Contact Susan McCullough at Mcc.Susan@gmail.com.|
School Council Meeting – April 21st
|The Kincaid School Council will meet on Monday, April 21, at 8:15am. These meetings, which include administrative, teacher, parent, business, PTA, and Foundation representatives, are open to everyone! Questions? Contact Susan McCullough at Mcc.Susan@gmail.com.|
PTA Committee Spots Open for 2014-2015
|If you are interested in joining the Kincaid PTA Board of Directors as a Committee Chairperson or if you simply want to get more involved, we would love to hear from you. There are several committee openings for next year, including: Welcome/Back to School Activity, Character Education, Hospitality, Math & Science, and Environmental Education. For more information, please email Beth and Cathy at firstname.lastname@example.org.|
We have a lot going on at Kincaid so please consider volunteering for one or more of the activities below:
To find out more about our volunteer opportunities and the Three for Me program, where you can win for volunteering, visit our website at www.KincaidPTA.org or email our Volunteer Coordinator, Susan McCullough, at VC@KincaidPTA.org.
Three for Me Winner!
|Congratulations, Nikki Brewer! Mrs. Brewer is the March Three for Me winner. She won a Stevi B’s reward card donated by a Kincaid family and a Publix gift card. She is a Kindergarten parent who volunteers with her child’s class. You could be the April winner – simply volunteer at school and fill out a Three for Me form.|
Are You Registered to Vote?
This year’s primary will be held on May 20, the day before the last day of school. Did you know that many elections without contest are determined at the primary? Don’t miss your chance to vote. Voter registration deadline is April 21st.
One easy way to vote is to vote by absentee ballot — anyone can do this, no reason stated. Click here for an absentee voter registration form that can be printed out and sent in.
Early voting information, which begins April 28 is available here.
For Voter Registration Forms and other voting information, click here.
MUST Summer Lunch Drive
This MUST Summer Lunch Drive will continue through this Thursday, April 17th.
MUST provides thousands of lunches to children in Cobb County. For many of these children this is their only meal they will have for the day.
There are collection bins at school – please simply send these items to school with your student(s).
Kincaid PTA Website
|Did you know that the Kincaid PTA Website posts our weekly emails? You can review current information or even view past emails.The website also includes copies of Cat Tracks, detailed information on our programs and a complete contact list for the Kincaid PTA Board of Directors. Click around the website at www.kincaidpta.org to learn more about your PTA!|