Breakfast Bar & Juice Box Drive
Ferson Creek is teaming with the St. Charles Mothers’ Club to collect nutritious breakfast bars and/or juice boxes in an effort to help any District 303 students who are unable to have breakfast before coming to school. If you are willing and able to support our efforts, please bring your donations of whole grain, breakfast bars without chocolate or candy and/or 100% juice boxes to the school office, between next Monday, February 13, 2017, and Friday, February 24, 2017.
Valentine’s Day Classroom Celebrations
Our Valentine’s Day Classroom Celebrations are scheduled for Tuesday, February 14, 2017. Volunteers should plan to sign in and pick up their badges in the main office, just prior to the start of the classroom celebrations. Our celebrations are scheduled as follows:
AM Kindergarten – 10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
AM Pre-K/EC – 10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
PM Pre-K/EC, PM Kindergarten, All Day Kindergarten, & 1st-5th – 2:00 PM to 2:45 PM
It's not too late to order your child's yearbook for the 2016-2017 school year! Orders can be placed online via the included link --https://inter-state.com/Yearbook or via the paper order forms that were sent home in January through Friday, February 17, 2017. Our Ferson Creek online order code is 12577J.
Ferson Fights with Jimmy - St. Baldrick's Event
This year, Ferson Creek Elementary School is joining eleven other elementary & middle schools in District 303 in the St. Charles Challenge, a community-wide, St. Baldrick's Foundation event on Friday, March 10th, at Haines Middle School. St. Baldrick’s is a nonprofit solely dedicated to funding childhood cancer research.
Students, staff, & families from Ferson Creek are invited to participate in and support the St. Charles Challenge head shaving event on March 10th in support of Jimmy, a current 1st grade, Ferson Creek Fox who is fighting childhood cancer.
If you are interested in joining our team, Ferson Fights with Jimmy, please follow the included link and sign up to Brave the Shave - https://www.stbaldricks.org/participants/mypage/877108/2017. Once you've created your page, you can easily share it with family & friends to help support our fundraising efforts.
Questions regarding our team or the March 10th event can be directed to Stephanie Turner via email at Stephanie.Turner@d303.org
Project Dance Elite
What: Project Dance Elite hosted by Team Polaris Members & Their Families from St. Charles North High School
When: February 25th, from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM ... Doors open @ 12:45 PM
Where: St. Charles North High School, Main Gym/Athletic Entrance, 255 Red Gate Road St. Charles, IL 60175
Who: Anyone and Everyone is invited, and it costs $5/person and $15 for families of 3+.
Why: Dance party to raise both awareness and funds for community resources that support individuals with special needs.
This year there will be Theme Hours, Hula Hooping, games and much more... You don't want to miss this event! Sensory and Changing rooms are also available for individuals with those specific needs.
Limited Edition Elite T-Shirts will be sold at the event for $10.
Check out the Team Polaris Website for more details and ways to help out!
PTO Parent Social
You are invited to join the PTO board at a parent social on Tuesday, March 7, 2017, from 7:00 PM to 7:45 PM, at Ferson Creek. It is a great opportunity to meet other parents and to find out more about our upcoming events & opportunities!
District PTO (DPTO) - 3/15 Board Candidate Forum
The DPTO is hosting a forum for D303 School Board Candidates at their monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 15, 2017 ... Additional information is forthcoming.