Week of 2.24.2020

We hope everyone had a fantastic Winter Break!

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Mon, 3/2 – Thurs, 3/5 – Book Fair  (sign up to help)
  • Thurs, 3/5 – 5th Grade Hall Pictures
  • Fri, 3/6 – All Pro Dads Breakfast
  • Sat, 3/7 – Tritt Trot (see details here)
  • Sun, 3/8 – Daylight Savings Begins – set clocks forward 1 hour
  • Mon, 3/9 – Fri, 3/13 – Teacher Appreciation Week
  • Mon, 3/9 at 6:45pm – HTMS Rising 6th Grade Parent Night
  • Wed, 3/11 – Early Release Day
  • Wed, 3/11 at 8:30am – HTMS Visits 5th Grade
  • Thurs, 3/12 – Papa John’s Pizza Night
  • Fri, 3/13 – End of 3rd Quarter – report cards will go out 3/20
  • Mon, 3/16 – Wed, 3/18 – Driftwood Trip
  • Fri, 4/17 – Deadline to submit to online log for Six Flags Read to Succeed

Week of 2.10.2020

This week is Exceptional Children’s Week. On Friday, the kids will be getting ice cream from one of the speakers. There will be 3 choices: homemade vanilla bar, orange dream bar, and fudge bar. Please encourage your child to look over the choices and know on Friday morning what he/she plans to get.

Also, we would like to have a Valentine’s Day snack for the kids on Friday. Only 2 people have signed up to bring items. Please take a look at the sign up and help out if you can: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e4aa5aa22a5f85-valentines. Those items need to be delivered on Wed, Feb 12 by 8am. Ensure your child comes with a Valentine for each child in the class as well as something to hold their Valentines in.

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Mon, 2/10 – Fri, 2/14 – Exceptional Child Week
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Papa John’s Pizza Night
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Spring Picture Day
  • Mon, 2/17 – Fri, 2/21 – Winter Break (NO SCHOOL)
  • Mon, 3/2 – Thurs, 3/5 – Book Fair
  • Fri, 3/6 – All Pro Dads Breakfast
  • Sat, 3/7 – Tritt Trot (see details here)
  • Mon, 3/9 – Fri, 3/13 – Teacher Appreciation Week
  • Mon, 3/9 at 6:45pm – HTMS Rising 6th Grade Parent Night
  • Wed, 3/11 – Early Release Day
  • Wed, 3/11 at 8:30am – HTMS Visits 5th Grade
  • Thurs, 3/12 – Papa John’s Pizza Night
  • Mon, 3/16 – Wed, 3/18 – Driftwood Trip
  • Fri, 4/17 – Deadline to submit to online log for Six Flags Read to Succeed

Week of 2.3.2020

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Fri, 2/7 – School Dance (details here)
  • Mon, 2/10 – Fri, 2/14 – Exceptional Child Week
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Papa John’s Pizza Night
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Spring Picture Day
  • Mon, 2/17 – Fri, 2/21 – Winter Break (NO SCHOOL)
  • Mon, 3/2 – Thurs, 3/5 – Book Fair
  • Fri, 3/6 – All Pro Dads Breakfast
  • Sat, 3/7 – Tritt Trot (see details here)
  • Mon, 3/9 – Fri, 3/13 – Teacher Appreciation Week
  • Mon, 3/9 at 6:45pm – HTMS Rising 6th Grade Parent Night
  • Wed, 3/11 – Early Release Day
  • Wed, 3/11 at 8:30am – HTMS Visits 5th Grade
  • Thurs, 3/12 – Papa John’s Pizza Night
  • Mon, 3/16 – Wed, 3/18 – Driftwood Trip
  • Fri, 4/17 – Deadline to submit to online log for Six Flags Read to Succeed

Week of 1.27.2020

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Wed, 1/29 at 9:45am – 5th Grade Soapbox Speech Showcase
  • Thurs, 1/30 – Blood Drive
  • Thurs, 1/30 at 6pm – Tritt Talent Show
  • Fri, 2/7 – School Dance (details here)
  • Mon, 2/10 – Fri, 2/14 – Exceptional Child Week
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Papa John’s Pizza Night
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Spring Picture Day
  • Mon, 2/17 – Fri, 2/21 – Winter Break (NO SCHOOL)
  • Fri, 4/17 – Deadline to submit to online log for Six Flags Read to Succeed

Week of 1.20.2020

We hope you all enjoyed your long, holiday weekend!

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Wed, 1/22 – Fri, 1/24 – Human Growth and Development presentation for 5th Graders
  • Wed, 1/29 at 9:45am – 5th Grade Soapbox Speech Showcase
  • Thurs, 1/30 – Blood Drive
  • Thurs, 1/30 at 6pm – Tritt Talent Show
  • Fri, 2/7 – School Dance (details here)
  • Mon, 2/10 – Fri, 2/14 – Exceptional Child Week
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Papa John’s Pizza Night
  • Thurs, 2/13 – Spring Picture Day
  • Mon, 2/17 – Fri, 2/21 – Winter Break (NO SCHOOL)
  • Fri, 4/17 – Deadline to submit to online log for Six Flags Read to Succeed

Strong4Life Poster Contest

The Health and Wellness Committee is excited about having Tritt students show their creativity and artistic sides through a poster contest. Posters are due February  24th in the designated box in the front office (near the poster). The top two winners from each grade level with have a healthy breakfast with Administration. Please Strong4Life Poster Contest for more details.

Week of 1.13.2020

Congrats to Eason Fang for winning the school spelling bee last week! We are so proud of you!

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Wed, 1/15 – Talent Show Tryouts
  • Wed, 1/15 – Deadline to order 5th Grade Graduation Package (www.trittpta.org)
  • Fri, 1/17 at 5pm – Deadline to submit Honoring Our Heroes essay
  • Fri, 1/17 – Final Driftwood Payment Due
  • Mon, 1/20 – No School
  • Tues, 1/21 at 10:15am – Geography Bee
  • Wed, 1/22 – Fri, 1/24 – Human Growth and Development presentation for 5th Graders
  • Wed, 1/29 at 9:45am – 5th Grade Soapbox Speech Showcase
  • Thurs, 1/30 – Blood Drive
  • Thurs, 1/30 at 6pm – Tritt Talent Show
  • Fri, 4/17 – Deadline to submit to online log for Six Flags Read to Succeed

Week of 1.6.2020

Welcome back, and Happy New Year! Hard to believe we are starting 2020!

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Tues, 1/7 – School Spelling Bee 10am-12pm for 4th and 5th graders in LLC
  • Thurs, 1/9 – Papa Johns Pizza Night
  • Fri, 1/10 at 6:40am – All Pro Dads Breakfast
  • Fri, 1/10 – Deadline to turn in Talent Show form
  • Mon, 1/13 at 7:30am in cafeteria – 5th Grade Parent Preview of Growth & Development
  • Fri, 1/17 at 5pm – Deadline to submit Honoring Our Heroes essay
  • Fri, 1/17 – Final Driftwood Payment Due
  • Mon, 1/20 – No School
  • Wed, 1/29 at 9:45am – 5th Grade Soapbox Speech Showcase
  • Thurs, 1/30 – Blood Drive
  • Thurs, 1/30 at 6pm – Tritt Talent Show

Science Fair Results are in!

Congrats to all of the class winners in the Science Fair (pictures are posted here)!

Blick:

1 – Jack C, “Fastest Shot”

2 – Jack E, “Soccer Shot”

3 – Scarlet, “Which cup will keep temperature best?”

HM – Oliver, “How do weight and aerodynamics affect speed?”

HM – Grace, “10o Lacrosse Stick vs Basic Lacrosse Stick”

 

Dino:

1 – Arya, “What do sugary drinks do your teeth?”

2 – McKinley, “What liquids will evaporate the fastest”?”

3 – Brody, “What melts ice the fastest?”

HM – Lia, “Why should you not put a bottle in the freezer?”

 

Gardner:

1 – Adam Ravid, “Does temperature affect batteries?”

2 – Vanessa Anderson, “Dog Breath”

3 – Ian Hair, “Do you catch more fish in the day or night?”

HM – Ria Rishi, “How do you prevent apples from turning brown?”

HM – Lauren H, “How can I reduce cramps when running?”

 

Stone:

1 – Eliana Rodriguez, “Music for the Brain”

2 – Elizabeth Kelly, “Smell and Taste”

3 – Evie Maher, “Does vision affect your taste?”

HM – Sam Weilnauer, “What is the fastest way to cool a can of Sprite?”

 

Sweirski:

1 – Ilia Ravid, “Do plants know math?”

2 – Devon Parthasarathy, “Memory Masters”

3 – Enzo Kukreja, “The Music Dilemma”

HM – Mei Kumaran, “Is the 5-second rule real?”

 

Wender:

1 – Bryce Gilbert, “Student Retention”

2 – Caroline Roberts, “Pooch Smooch”

3 – Paige Riker, “Do dogs have a paw preference?”

HM – Ollie Barker, “Creekwater Health”

Week of 12.16.19

We are excited to have our class holiday party this week. Thank you to all those who have signed up to bring items or help in the classroom. We still have a couple more open slots left so please review the signup down below and help if you can.

UPCOMING SCHEDULE AND DEADLINES:

  • Wed, 12/18 – Classroom Holiday Party (sign up to bring items here)
  • Thurs, 12/19 – EARLY RELEASE
  • Fri, 12/20 – EARLY RELEASE
  • Mon, 1/6 – Back to School
  • Mon, 1/6 – Deadline to order Honey Baked Ham Gift Cards to benefit 5th Grade Activities
  • Thurs, 1/9 – Papa Johns Pizza Night
  • Fri, 1/10 at 6:40am – All Pro Dads Breakfast
  • Fri, 1/17 at 5pm – Deadline to submit Honoring Our Heroes essay
  • Fri, 1/17 – Final Driftwood Payment Due