Parents Stay and Chat tomorrow, Fri. April 29, 2016
Thursday, April 28, 2016 6:30 PM
All parents are invited to stay and chat with Principal Ms. James and Assistant Principal Mr. Stauduhar and other parents for fruit, coffee and a little social time this Friday morning, 8:25-9am. What fun!
Arts Extravaganza Day - May 5th
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 1:00 PM
Share your talents with Lyndale Community School! Perform or exhibit your talent on Arts Extravaganza Day, Thursday, May 5th.
The registration form deadline is April 21 - bring your form to Ms. Walker by this date or as soon as you can!
PTO Meeting Wednesday, April 13 from 6:00 - 7:15pm
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 9:00 PM
Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) Meeting Wednesday, April 13 from 6:00 - 7:15pm
- Eric Moore, Director of MPS Research, Evaluation & Assessment
We have a wonderful guest speaker who will talk about the different ways the district is using data to help teachers support academic growth of every child and will present data specific to our school. Come and ask questions you have, including about the standardized tests.
- Presentation of the New Mural
Have you seen the drawings of the new mural yet? We will be looking at mural pictures and talking about the community painting events coming up on May 21st and 25th.
Child care provided. Hope to see you there!
Kindergarten Showcase - Thursday, April 14
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 8:00 PM
When: Thursday, April 14, at 10am and 2pm
Where: Lyndale Multipurpose room
Get set for the annual kindergarten showcase! This year's showcase is about story elements. The classes will be performing:
10am---Eric Carle stories (Olson and Poindexter)
2pm---One-Dog Canoe (Anderson and Scherer)The 2nd grade students are learning about different kids of traditional literature. Join them as they present different genres of folktales at the 2nd grade showcase!
Somali Tea Fundraiser for Lyndale School
Friday, April 08, 2016 4:25 PM
Reserve your spot at the first ever Somali Tea fundraiser! This event offers families a great opportunity to sample traditional Somali refreshments and chat about Somali culture. Kids are welcome.
Date: Saturday, April 16, 2016
Time: 3:00 - 5:00pm
Location: Lyndale Community School
Suggested Donation: $10 per person or $20 per family. Payment will be accepted at the event.
We're requesting RSVPs to determine how much food is needed. If you plan to attend, please SIGN UP HERE: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c44aea92daaf58-somali
The Pleasant Pathway starts again this Friday, April 8
Tuesday, April 05, 2016 9:10 PM
The Pleasant Pathway starts again this Friday morning, April 8. School buses will drop students off at Lake Country School, located on the corner of 38th and Pleasant. From there, students and staff will walk the four blocks together into school. Student safety is our number one priority at Lyndale - if the weather conditions are of concern, the Pleasant Pathway will be cancelled for the day.
All students participate in the Pleasant Pathway. If you do not want your child to participate in the Pleasant Pathway, please call the school at 612-668-4000. Thank you!
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Mural Volunteer Opportunity for Lyndale Families THIS WEEK, April 4 - 8
Sunday, April 03, 2016 11:55 AM
Lyndale parents, guardians, caregivers - check it out! You can help out with mural painting in Ms. Walker's art classes THIS WEEK! Students will be painting the mural with Ms. Walker, Greta McLain, and the mural team, in art classes from Monday, April 4 - Friday, April 8. They would love to have an extra set of hands in each class - can you help? Find out more about when and how
The Mural is Coming!
Friday, April 01, 2016 8:50 AM
Over the last few months, Greta McLain has been working furiously on the design of our mural. Final touches are in progress! What we can say for sure - it's going to be COLORFUL.
The after school mural classes begin April 5. There are still a few spots open! Send in your Community Education form!
Mark Your Calendars for these two Community Paint parties:
Saturday, May 21 - Community Paint and Plant the Garden Party at Lyndale School
11am - 1pm
We will paint the Mural, help plant the Youth Farm garden and enjoy Live Music and Youth Farm Food.
Wednesday, May 25 - Concert and Community Paint Party at Painter Park
Come out for the music & help us finish the mural at this Wednesday evening Concert in the Park sponsored by the Lyndale Neighborhood Association.
Thursday, March 31, 2016 10:00 AM
Dear Lyndale Families: The Lyndale School staff is committed to "...a great teacher in every classroom." In April 2016, the teachers and I will begin to formally develop class lists for next fall, a process we refer to as Classification. More...
International Night, Thursday, March 24
Sunday, March 20, 2016 3:20 PM
Lyndale School's annual International Night is this Thursday, March 24, 2016, from 5:30-7:30pm at Lyndale School. Join us for an evening of food, fun, and entertainment! There will be classroom displays and activities from around the world - students, pick up your passport from your homeroom teacher. Buy tickets for food at the door - tickets are $1 each. The Scholastic Book Fair (buy one, get one free!) will be open during the event, too!