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Elementary staff sporting their emoji shirts for Halloween.

Elementary staff sporting their emoji shirts for Halloween.

Principal and students enjoying spriit days

Laura Irwin Elementary Principal participates in school spirit days with her students.

Kids enjoying the Fall leaves.

Kids playing in the Fall leaves.

Playground Fun!

Playground fun!

Students happy to be Piñatas during their Halloween party.

Students happy to be Piñatas during their Halloween party.

Emoji Staff

Emoji Staff

Reading during recess.

A student enjoying a good book during recess.

stretching

Mr. Wood stretching with 2nd grade

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Laura Irwin Elementary News

Announcements

Big Horn County School District #4
Laura Irwin Elementary
Lil’ Rebels are Respectful, Excellent, Being Responsible & Safe
Life-long learning through attitude, academics, and accountability

ANNOUNCEMENTS
Update: 02/22/18

LAURA IRWIN ELEMENTARY EVENTS:

FEBRUARY
22: LIE Student Council School Store will be open
22: Parent Workshop: Protecting Children in a Hyper Digital Age
6:00-8:00 p.m. Parent Workshop at the Laura Irwin Elementary gym
Liz Repking, Cyber Safety Consulting Founder & Presenter
www.cybersafetyconsulting.com
Big Horn County School District #4 is sponsoring an internet workshop designed to teach how today’s children are interacting online, the positive and negative implications of technology, and how we can parent with more understanding about the culture of technology for our families.
23: There will be school on Friday. Normal Friday schedule 8:20 a.m. - 12:25 p.m.
28: PAWS FOR BOOKS Scholastic Book Fair (Wednesday, February 28th & Thursday, March 1st) Location: Basin City Arts Center 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Sponsored by CRC

MARCH
1: PAWS FOR BOOKS Scholastic Book Fair (Wednesday, February 28th & Thursday, March 1st) Location: Basin City Arts Center 9:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. Sponsored by CRC
5: LIE PTO Meeting
7: LIE Student Spotlight Luncheon (PTO Sponsored)
9: NO SCHOOL – DISTRICT INSERVICE
11: Daylight Saving Time Begins – Set clocks ahead 1 hour
14: End of 3rd Quarter
29: Read Across America Assembly
Students will have the opportunity to watch a presentation by Mrs. Kathy Vetter, President of Wyoming Education Association. She will talk about how and why reading is important in our everyday lives, as well as doing a little play of The Cat in the Hat.

APRIL
1: Easter Sunday
2-6: NO SCHOOL – SPRING BREAK
9: LIE PTO Meeting
11: LIE Student Spotlight luncheon (PTO Sponsored)
12: MT Shakes will perform at LIE and provide workshops
19: KG 2018-2019 Screening 10:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.
If you are planning to enroll your child in the Basin Kindergarten program for the 2018-2019 school year, please call and make an appointment with Skye at 568-2488. Please bring a copy of your child’s birth certificate and immunization record with you to the screening. Children must be five years of age on or before September 15, 2018 to qualify for Kindergarten.
27: Headstart Preschool visit Laura Irwin Elementary School
ORDER YOUR YEARBOOK TODAY!!!
The Laura Irwin Elementary School 2017-2018 Yearbook is still available for purchase. You can purchase Yearbooks by doing the following:
1. Email Skye at skye.cervantes@bgh4.k12.wy.us and let her know how many yearbooks you would like to purchase and send money to school. (no deadline – you can purchase until yearbooks are gone)
2. Order online at YBPay.lifetouch.com with yearbook ID Code: 10550018 (order deadline 2/26/18)
Yearbooks will not be in until April/May.

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT:
South Big Horn Little League
The league is in need of parent volunteers. Anything from organizing teams, running events, coaching, or helping with the behind the scenes stuff. If you are interested please get a hold of Skye at 272-3537 or skye.cervantes@bgh4.k12.wy.us. You can also contact the league through its Facebook page.

Skye has sign up forms at the office of LIE if you are unable to make it to any of the sign ups stop in.

Tball 4-7 years old - $30
Coach Pitch 6-8 years old - $30
Minors 8-10 years old - $40
Majors 11-12 years old - $40

AFTER SCHOOL ACITIVITES:
21CCLC Afterschool Adventures
Beyond the Bell: Monday – Thursday 3:30-5:00 p.m. at LIE Gym.

Laura Irwin Elementary Tutoring
Referred program provided by Laura Irwin Elementary to help your child with academics. It runs Monday and Wednesday from 3:30-4:30 p.m. Program starts Wednesday, September 27th.

Destination Imagination
Destination Imagination (DI) is an after school program that is a fun, hands-on system of learning that fosters students’ creativity, courage and curiosity through open-ended academic challenges in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), fine arts and service learning. Teams showcase their solutions at a tournament. (www.destinationimaginatino.org) Students meet after school on Tuesday & Thursdays from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm in Mrs. Morton’s classroom. There may be some optional Saturday meetings. Since this is a collaborative team based program, students can only have three absences to continue to be on the team.

Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)
PTO teleconference meetings will be held the first Monday of every month.
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Conference Phone Number: 641-552-9372
Access Code: 133674

SCHOOL REMINDERS
SCHOOL LUNCH
If a student’s lunch balance dips below $20 (negative), it is school policy to serve that student a sandwich in place of the hot lunch. If you have special circumstances or need to fill out a free/reduced form for this school year, please speak to someone at the front office.

WINTER APPAREL
Students will be expected to play outside until the temperature or wind chill drops below 10 degrees. Please be sure your student has proper clothing to be outside in these conditions. Please send your child to school with appropriate clothing for the weather.

KID CARE CHIP
The Children’s Health insurance program (CHIP) provides affordable health coverage for eligible Wyoming children and teens ages 0-18. Coverage: sports & back to school physicals, regular check-ups, immunizations, dentist visits, hospital care, mental health services, prescriptions, and more.
For more information about Kid Care CHIP visit health.wyo.gov/chip or email kidcarechip@wyo.gov To apply call 1-855-294-2127 TTY/TDD 1-855-329-5204

IF YOUR CHILD DOES NOT RIDE THE BUS, PLEASE DO NOT SEND THEM TO SCHOOL UNTIL 8:00 A.M. (UNLESS THEY EAT BREAKFAST AT SCHOOL 7:30 – 8:00 a.m.). If your child arrives at school prior to 8:00 a.m. please drop them off at the cafeteria where we have staff on duty. Staff arrives on playground duty at 8:00 a.m. School dismisses at 3:30 p.m. on Monday-Thursday. Dismissal time on Friday is 12:25 p.m. Please pick up your child promptly at those times.

REMEMBER – IF THERE ARE CHANGES IN YOUR CHILD’S DAILY TRANSPORTATION SCHEDULE; PLEASE SEND A NOTE WITH YOUR CHILD. The school has an end of the day routine for each of your children. We cannot change that end of the day routine unless you provide the school with a note or phone call. Please feel free to call or email Skye at 568-2488 or skye.cervantes@bgh4.k12.wy.us with your child’s change in transportation. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Skye at the school.

LOST & FOUND: Laura Irwin Elementary has a lost & found box in the front entry way of the school. If your child comes home missing items please check the LOST & FOUND.

BOX TOPS: Laura Irwin Elementary collects BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION and LABELS FOR EDUCATION (soup labels). Please send Tops and Labels with your child to school. You can send them in zip-lock baggies, envelopes, etc…

SCHOOL WEBSITE LINKS:
District Website
http://www.bgh4.org

Laura Irwin Elementary Announcements
http://www.bgh4.org/apps/news/article/434338

BHCSD#4 MENUS:
BREAKFAST (February 19-23)
Monday: NO SCHOOL
Tuesday: Oatmeal, Granola Bar, Fruit
Wednesday: Cereal, Donuts, Fruit
Thursday: Breakfast Burrito, Hashbrown Patty, Fruit
Friday: Cereal, Nutri Grain Bar, Fruit

LUNCH (February 19-23)
Monday: NO SCHOOL
Tuesday: Hamburger Gravy with Potato, Hot Roll, Vegetable, Fruit, Fresh Fruit Cup
Wednesday: Chicken Wrap, Cookie, Vegetable, Fruit, Salad
Thursday: BBQ Pork Rib Sandwich, Vegetable, Fruit, Fresh Fruit Cup
Friday: Grilled Chicken Patty, Vegetable, Fruit, Salad

BREAKFAST (February 26-March 2)
Monday: Cereal, Pop Tart, Fruit
Tuesday: Biscuit, Scrambled Eggs, Fruit
Wednesday: Cereal, Donuts, Fruit
Thursday: Breakfast Pizza, Hashbrown Patty, Fruit
Friday: Cereal, Nutri Grain Bar, Fruit

LUNCH (February 26-March 2)
Monday: Spaghetti, Vegetable, Fruit, Salad
Tuesday: Chicken Taco, Vegetable, Fruit, Fresh Fruit Cup
Wednesday: Hawaiian Hay Stack, Chocolate Chip Cookie, Vegetable, Fruit, Salad
Thursday: Chicken Patty Sandwich, Vegetable, Fruit, Fresh Fruit Cup
Friday: Shepards Pie, Hot Rolls, Vegetable, Fruit, Salad

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PO Box 151

101 South 12th Street

Basin, Wy. 82410

(307)568-2488

Fax:  (307)568-9307