Riverdale Heights eNews - September 25, 2020
Take the Survey: Thank you to the thousands of families that have already taken the learning model survey. If you have not, please do so by 5:00pm today. Click here for the survey. Meals for 100% Online students and Hybrid At-Home Days: If you are interested in meal service during the school year, we will have meals available each week for 100% online and hybrid at-home days. You must fill out this form every week by Monday at 6:00am to register for the meals. Meals will be available for pick up every day from 10:30am-11:00am at PVHS in the bus drop off area. Remember, all school meals are free right now! Attendance: Please note that the district is continuing to receive attendance and absenteeism guidance from the Iowa Department of Education as to how to apply the policies in our Infinite Campus system based upon 100% online learning and the hybrid learning model. Therefore, please disregard your students current attendance report in Infinite Campus. We will adjust the report in the near future. PTA Reflections: Do you enjoy art, music and dance or have an interest in writing, producing films and taking photos? Then join us and have fun unleashing your inner artist with PTA Reflections! This year’s theme, “I Matter Because…” calls for your own unique interpretation through the arts. Click these links for How to Enter, Official Rules and Entry Form. Reflections projects are due to your school on October 28th, 29th and 30th. A Reflections chairperson will be present to collect entries before school on October 28th and 29th and after school on October 30th. For inspiration, please visit the Reflections virtual art gallery and learn more about prizes and scholarships at PTA.org/Reflections/Awards. Questions, please email: email@example.com Stock the Staff Lounge: Our Staff has been working hard these last few weeks with our kiddos and helping us out I am sure in some form or another!! We all know staff appreciation will look a little different this year, so we are kicking things off by "Stocking our Staff Lounge" let's fill the lounge with individualized goodies and drinks and supplies. Help us out by signing up for a thing or two or even doing a cash donation and we will get the supplies on your behalf! Please bring in all items to the office starting Monday Sept. 28th. The drive will end that Friday October 2nd! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0A4AAAAB2EAAFE3-stock Join Sixth Grade Choir: The Pleasant Valley Community School District offers a 6th Grade Choir to all 6th grade students in the district beginning the week of October 12th. 6th Grade Choir provides our students with an opportunity to participate in a choral ensemble, explore their singing voice, and sing a wide variety of music. This experience is designed for students who love to sing and want to improve their singing voice as well as their ability to read music. We are very excited to offer this opportunity to our students! Click here to read more information on how choir will look this year. Spartan Band Mattress Fundraiser: You may have seen the signs; yes this is a real thing! If you or someone you know is looking to replace a bed in your home, now is the time. We invite you to attend the 2nd Annual PV Band Mattress Fundraiser on Saturday, October 3, from 10am - 5pm in the HS Cafeteria. Last year's sale was a huge success! We will have 30+ different styles of brand name mattresses on display for you to try out. All beds are made to order, have full factory warranties, are available in all sizes, and are priced below retail. In addition to beds, there will also be luxury pillows and even adjustable power bases! Delivery & financing is available. Visit our Facebook event - click “GOING”, INVITE YOUR FRIENDS! SHARE OUR POSTS! Check out this video to learn more about how a Mattress Fundraiser works! Scavenger Hunt with the Girl Scouts: All families are invited to this free socially distanced event. Click here to learn more.