WELCOME TO Litchfield Elementary School Litchfield Park, AZ SCHOOL! Newsletter November 08 Volume 1, Issue 1 Mr. Henderson’s Classroom Newsletter About our Staff Cold and Flu Season My name is Billy Henderson; I have worked Parents, this is also the beginning of the for the Litchfield Elementary School District cold and flu season. If your child is sick or since September 2005. I have taught you think they might be sick, please do not developmental preschool at Barbara B. send them to school. Remember the district Robey, Litchfield, and Scott Libby Elementary policy, if your child has a fever then they Schools. must be fever free for 24 hrs before they can return to school. Thanks Our classroom instructional assistants are, We have three related service providers that Bus Riders will be working with the students in our Parents if your child rides the bus to school classroom and they; Ms. Mimi Marino, and will be absent. Please make sure you occupational therapist, Stephanie Curtis, call transportation to cancel the bus. physical therapist and her assistant Michelle Thanks MacDonald. . Reminders to Parents Your child will need the following supplies this year: This Month’s Overview 1. backpack 2. change of clothes This month since we have a lot of students 3. Extra diapers, pull-ups, and who are attending school for the first time we baby wipes (if not toilet trained) will be spending the next few weeks on the following theme: “New Places, New Faces” we will be studying about going to school, making friends, likenesses and differences, Phone Numbers and home and family routines. Litchfield Elementary School Office (623) 535-6100 November is also the beginning of our holiday season. Mr. Henderson’s office (623) 535-6179 This month our theme will be Feasts. We will learn about different kinds of foods through Litchfield Elementary School Nurse (623) stories and cooking. 535-6103 The books we are reading this month’s theme Litchfield Elementary Transportation (623) are: The Doorbell Rang”, “If You Give a Pig a 535-6070 Pancake”, “If You Give a Mouse a Cookie”, and “Ten Fat Turkeys”. Litchfield Elementary Special Education In class we will be making cookies and Office (623) 535-6068 pancakes. . Student Birthday Student Attendance Information If your child will be having a birthday during Parents, if your child will be absent, please the school year here how I conduct student call the preschool registrarJustine at (623) birthdays. 535-6068 to let her know. Please do not If you would like the class to help your call the Litchfield Elementary School office. child celebrate his or her birthday please Thanks send in plan unfrosted cupcakes and white frosting the day of your child’s birthday. If your child’s birthday falls on a weekend we will celebrate their birthday on Thursday. Thanks for your assistance. No Special Needs Preschool Remember there will be no special needs preschool on Tuesday, Nov. 11th for Veterans Day.