There’s less than 1 month until school starts! The regular weekly editions of the Summitt Elementary Eagles Newsletter will resume in 2 weeks.
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School Supply list
The school supply list for 2015-2016 is available online. Please note that 3rd grade has 2 separate lists – one for last names A-L and one for last names M-Z. https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2U9EyoinyBNTjNrRF9xajQ1aGc/view?usp=sharing
Meet the Teacher
Find out who your child’s teacher will be on Thursday, Aug. 20. Pre-K and Kinder students will be from 3:30 – 6 p.m. Grades 1-5 will be at 4-6 p.m. More information coming soon.
Boo Hoo! Woo Hoo! Breakfast
For Pre-K and Kinder parents, there will be a Woo Hoo, Boo Hoo breakfast in the library on Monday, Aug. 24. Please come by after you drop off your child in the morning and get to know more about Summitt.
Did you go out of the country? On a cruise? Or, even just to grandma’s house? Send Mrs. Richey a postcard this summer, and tell her all about your exciting summer at:
c/o Summitt Elementary Library
12207 Brigadoon Lane
Austin, TX 78727
Don’t forget to sign your name on the card. All postcards will be displayed in the library!
Collect Box Tops and pop tabs
Don’t forget to keep collecting Box Tops and soda pop tabs and turn them in at the beginning of the school year.
Looking Ahead to Eagle Fest
We are looking for people interested in helping with Eagle Fest, formerly called Fall Fest, on Saturday, October 17. If you are interested in volunteering or have questions please contact Jill Maxfield firstname.lastname@example.org (mailto:email@example.com) or Lisa Fischer at firstname.lastname@example.org (mailto:email@example.com) . Eagle Fest is starting to look for donations of gently used toys and books for next year. If you have anything you would like to donate over the summer please contact Jill Maxfield at firstname.lastname@example.org (mailto:email@example.com) to set up a time to drop off donations.
AISD AND COMMUNITY NEWS
Anderson Project Graduation bowling
The Anderson HS senior class is fundraising for Project Graduation 2016 on Saturday, Aug. 15. Dart Bowl is reserving the entire afternoon (2-5 pm) for this event and 50% of each entrance fee will go directly to AHS Project Graduation 2016. More information is here (https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2U9EyoinyBNUEJXWWhZRGdkVDFnN2R2eHlDUkgybUtMUWln/view?usp=sharing) .
AISD Back to School Bash
Austin ISD is holding its annual Back to School Bash on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 9 a.m.–Noon at the Palmer Events Center, 900 Barton Springs Road. There will be information about programs and services, free immunizations by Seton (children must have shot records), free backpacks & school supplies (children must be present to receive a backpack, while supplies last), and door prizes. A shuttle from Summitt and other schools around town is available every 30-45 minutes beginning at 7:30 a.m. Flyers in English, Spanish and Vietnamese is here (https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B2U9EyoinyBNeF95YjJNU1htVUZfQzZqbUE3VURUV3drQ0o0/view?usp=sharing)