Happy New Year The New Year has begun, and it is typically time for extreme temperatures. Children may need heavier coats and hats for outside play. Check with your child’s teacher daily to see if they will be going outside. School Closings: For inclement weather, we typically follow Gwinnett County Schools for severe weather. We will publish school closings on our Face Book page,
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Breakfast with Santa “Breakfast with Santa” is a special event that the children look forward to each year. Santa will be stopping by to have breakfast with the students on Thursday, December 6th and Friday, December 7th at 9:30am. We are asking that each family sign up to bring in a breakfast item. This is an event that requires an adult to be present.
Multicultural Thanksgiving Feast Our Annual Thanksgiving Feast is about two weeks away! And this year we are making it multicultural. Along with the traditional feast food, we are asking for dishes that are familiar to your family too. Dish and attendance sign-up sheets will be available in the Preschool Lobby. It is very important that you RSVP. We would like to get the most
NEW! Fall Break New this year: GCPS has added a Fall break into their calendar schedule so we have too. The school will be closed: Thursday, October 4th through Monday, October 8th. Fundraiser Update We wanted to take the opportunity to say a BIG Thank You for participating in our fundraisers. Our school relies on them to provide some extra learning materials for our school.
Grandparent’s Dance Friday, September 7th @ 6:30 pm Did you know that Grandparent’s day is September 9? Since we have so many grandparents involved in our school, we have decided to dedicate our first fundraiser of the year in honor of them with a family dance. Refreshments will be served and music throughout the decades will be played. Cost: $2 / per child age
33 Years & Counting! Welcome to a new year at St. Matthew’s Preschool & Kindergarten! We have had a great start to a new year, and the children seem to be adjusting well. Thank you for choosing St. Matthew’s! We look forward to a fun-filled school year! Grandparent’s Dance Friday, September 7th @ 6:30 pm Did you know that Grandparent’s day is September 9th?
Toddler Supply List 1 STANDARD sized book bag (able to fit lunchbox, 8 1/2 x 11 papers & larger Labeled sippy cup Labeled lunch box Large pack of labeled diapers 3 packs of baby wipes Seasonal change of clothes in a labeled Ziploc bag Box of non-latex (vinyl) gloves Box of tissues 4 containers of disinfectant wipes **Wish list: Paper towels,1 gallon Ziploc
Luau is May 1 & 2- Noon Come join us for a catered lunch from Chick-Fil-A, Hula dancing, and fun! Please arrive by noon for the luau. If an adult will not be able to be present with your child then please arrange to pick them from school up by 12:00. May 1st – T/Th Toddlers, T/Th Twos, All Fours & Kindergarten May 2nd
Spring Pictures 4/12 & 4/13 Pictures are taken by Beth Wrobel. Please keep an eye out for picture envelopes to come home soon! Thursday, April 12th – T/Th 2’s, T/Th Toddlers, & All Fours Friday, April 13th– W/F Todds, MWF 2’s, All Threes & Kindergarten Sundaes with Mom April 17th & 18th at 12:30 pm Come join us for an Ice cream sundae and special
We have 3 great summer camps scheduled for the upcoming summer! Our camps will be available to rising 2 year olds to rising 1st graders. (Children who have not turned two years of age by the onset of any given camp, may only attend 2 days.) The Preschool will provide a snack and children will bring a lunch each day. The schedule is as follows: