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					                       Sand Creek Elementary                                          Volume 7 Issue 30
                                                                                       April 13, 2012

                       Cougar                                                       Sand Creek Elementary
                                                                                      11420 E. 131st St
                                                                                      Fishers, IN 46038

                       Chronicle                                                         317.915.4270


School News                                                                         Rotation Days

                     Dear 1st and 3rd Grade Parents,
                                                                                         April 16-20
                                                                                   Monday            Day 2

                     Students have been working very hard in music class to        Tuesday           Day 3
                     prepare music programs for you. These programs will
                     be taking place on Thursday, April 19th. First grade will     Wednesday         Day 1
                     be performing a fun show called “Gettin’ Down With
                                                                                   Thursday          Day 2
                     Mama Goose” at 6:00 P.M. Third grade will be perform-
                     ing a variety of fun jazz and swing tunes at 7:00 P.M.        Friday             Day 3
                     Please have students dress up for the program. A letter
                     was sent home this week.
                     Lisa Freeman                                                  Upcoming Dates
                                                                                   Apr. 16 Fourth Grade to SCI

                                                                                   Apr. 18   Student Council
                          Grandparents Day….April 20, 2012
                                                                                   Apr. 19 Music Programs
                      Dear Parents and Grandparents,                                         1st & 3rd Grade

Due to the overwhelming response, we will be altering our Grandparents Day         Apr. 19   Market Day
Celebration for Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade. Please make sure our visitors
know their grandchild’s classroom teacher. Please understand we can’t accept
                                                                                   Apr. 20 Grandparents Day
any more reservations. Thank you!
                    1st Grade will be at 9:15-10:00 a.m.
       2nd Grade & Kindergarten (All day and AM) 10:00-10:45 a.m.

                     Attention Parents:
                     If you know you will be moving out of SCE’s boundaries
                     before the start of the upcoming school year (2012-2013),
                     please notify the office. We would like to have this infor-
                     mation as soon as possible so that we may accurately
                     plan for the next school year. Whether you are moving to       Scholastic Book Fair
                     another school within the HSE district or out of town, we      will run April 23-27th.
                     will assist with the transfer process. Thank you so much       Students shop during
                     for your help!                                                 their library time. The
                                                                                    fair will also be open
                                                                                    during Grandparents
                                                                                      Lunch Menu
        BREAKFAST                      Cafeteria News                                   April 16-20
          MENU                         Please mark your child’s lunch
                                        box with first and last name!
 Mon.    French Toast or                                                     Monday      Chicken Sandwich
         Waffle Sticks
 Tues.   Breakfast Sandwich
                                                                             Tuesday     Pancakes/Sausage
                                                                                         Cinnamon Applesauce
 Wed.    Cheese Omelet

                                                                             Wednesday     Pasta/Meat Sauce
 Thurs. Pancakes w/Sausage

 Fri.    Bagel Breakfast
                                                                             Thursday      Beef Burrito
                                                                                            Veggie Blend

                                                                             Friday         Cheese Pizza

 Hamilton Southeastern Schools Honor and Excellence Award
 We are looking for support staff employees who go beyond the normal expectations of their job description
 resulting in outstanding support of HSE students and community. If you would like to nominate someone
 for this award, please complete the nomination form off our website and email to Cherie Harvey at at the HSE Administration Building by Thursday, April 26th. Thank you!

Fishers Area Swimming Tiger Summer Stroke Evaluations at FHS

The Fishers Area Swimming Tigers (FAST) are offering stroke evaluation/open house nights from 5:30 PM to 7:00
PM April 11 & 12 and 18 & 19, 2012 (Wednesdays and Thursdays) or by appointment. Open houses are held at the
Fishers High School Aquatic Center,13000 Promise Road, Fishers, Indiana 46038.

Almost everyone attending the open house is accepted to the team provided they can swim 25 yards of freestyle and
backstroke. Lessons are also available. If you cannot attend one of the open house dates, please contact the club
and we'll be glad to arrange for a time that is convenient. Swimmers may start at any time during the season.

For more information on the Fishers Area Swimming Tigers, visit their website ( Please call or
email the FAST Tigers coaching staff at or 317-695-2695 for more information or to arrange

                       Hamilton Southeastern Schools has prepared a brochure that contains all
                       summer sports camp opportunities. This brochure is available on the Hamil-
                       ton Southeastern Schools website under Hot Topics.
                       Sports camp registration forms should be returned to the address listed on
                       the individual form. If you have any questions regarding individual camps,
                       please contact the person listed on the form.
                       Please note on page 3 there is a Consent to Participation and Release
                       of Liability form that must be completed and returned with all camp
April 13, 2012
*********************************S.P.O.R.T.S. NEWS************************************
12690 Promise Road
Fishers, IN 46038
(317) 845-5582

Fishers-HSE Youth Baseball – Opening Day will take place on Saturday, April 21 with activities beginning at
10:00 a.m. at Billericay Park. It will be a full day of fun with games, food and snack vendors, family activities,
silent auction, a Pitch, Hit and Run competition, team pictures and much more!

Fishers-HSE Youth Baseball still has volunteer spots available for Opening Day on April 21. Just a reminder
that all families are asked to work a two hour shift. To sign up for a spot visit, http://

Fishers Girls Basketball – The Lady Tigers basketball program will be offering camps for all ages and skill
levels over the next several weeks. Camps are $60 each with discounts for attending multiple camps. Grades
are for 2012-13 school year.
April 16-18 Youth Development Camp (Grades 1-4)
April 23-25 Offensive Skills Camp (Grades 2-8)
April 30-May 2 Shooting Camp (Grades 5-8)
May 7-9 Transition Skills Camp (Grades 5-8)
May 14-16 Elite Training Camp (Grades 5-8)
Please visit the girls basketball website ( to download the camp flyer.

Fishers-HSE Youth Baseball – Attention parents of baseball players in grades 3-8: Parents who wish to
schedule their shifts to work in the concession stand (to receive their paid deposit back), please visit the base-
ball website,, for instructions on how to sign-up. Shifts need to be sched-
uled by May 1. If you have any questions, please email them to Beth Watrous at billericayconces-

Fishers Fire Track and Field is still accepting registrations. For more information, visit their website,, or
contact the S.P.O.R.T.S. office.

Fishers-HSE Recreational Cheer Program will be enrolling girls who will be in kindergarten - 6th grade for fall 2012. Regis-
tration starts Saturday, May 1 and will finish on May 31. Our first uniform fitting is scheduled for May 1. Everyone who has
completed all their paperwork and has paid their registration fee by May 1 will receive a FREE cheer DVD and a $5 coupon to
use on spirit wear. Please visit our website at and click on cheerleading for more details. We look forward
to seeing you this season!

Tri Kappa Garage Sale - Saturday, April 21, 8 am - 12 pm at Fishers Junior High School

Mark your calendars for a HUGE garage sale on Saturday, April 21, 8 am - 12 pm at Fishers Junior
High School gym. The garage sale is coordinated by Fishers Tri Kappa and proceeds benefit needy
families and college scholarships for our area high school seniors. Please call Kim Goss (317-965-
5898) for questions or if you would like to donate furniture items to the sale. Hope to see you there.
     Our next Market Day will be Thursday,
     April 19th from 5:30-6:30. You have until
     Saturday, April 14th to place an online
     order at

Grandparents Day is April 20th, and we
are looking for volunteers to help make
this a fabulous event for your child(ren)
and their Grandparent(s). There will be 2
time slots. (K-(am & Full Day)-2nd) from
9:15-10:45 and (3rd-4th & K-pm) from
1:45-3:15. There will be various
responsibilities, such as: greeters, floaters,
food helpers, photo helpers, etc. Your help
would be greatly appreciated. Please
email Britt Burns with any questions at

    Our next PTO Meeting will be on
    Tuesday, April 24th at 7:00. Elections
    will be held for the 2012-2013 school
    year. If you are interested in becoming
    an officer, please contact Kim Cox at
                      Field Day is coming up and we need
                       If you wish to assist please contact
                   Michael Pratt at
                           with your shift preference:
                               8:45 AM - 12: 30 PM
                              12: 15 PM - 3: 30 PM.
                    Field Day will be held on May 21, 2012.

                    Have you ‘liked’ us on Facebook yet?? Stay up-to-
                    date on PTO meetings, Market Day sales, order
                    form due dates, and many other activities!

                 Just Your Normal High School Boy 

                          April 17, 2012 7:00 pm 
                       HSE Little Theater (Door #2) 
                       Presented by Parents in Partnership 

       (Middle school through high school age children are welcome)! 

     Kim and Marissa Manlove are Indianapolis parents who transformed 
    the death of their son, David, from substance abuse and addiction into 
                          an opportunity to educate. 

             Their son died in a drug‐related drowning accident. 

Kim is now passionately involved in local and national substance abuse prevention 
  and education programs.  He and his wife, Marissa, have told their story at the 
National Press Club in Washington, DC, have appeared on the CBS Morning Show, 
Good Morning America and various TV and radio programs to discuss the dangers 
    of substance abuse.  They are co‐chairs of the Parent Advisory Board of the 
   Partnership at for whom Kim also serves as a National Parent 


    Don’t miss this important opportunity to join us for an intimate 
     conversation with the Manloves.   Listen to the story of their 
    son’s struggle with addiction and how they can help us make a 
                    difference in our children’s lives.  

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