Parents Stay and Chat tomorrow, Fri. May 27, 2016
Thursday, May 26, 2016 10:00 PM
Meet with Principal Ms. James and Assistant Principal Mr. Stauduhar and other parents for fruit, coffee, and a little social time tomorrow morning after joining the "Fun Friday Walking School Bus" routes or walking/biking to school with your students.
Last Chance to Paint the Lyndale Mural!
Tuesday, May 24, 2016 1:25 PM
Your last chance to paint the Lyndale Mural is tomorrow, May 25, from 5-7pm. Everyone is welcome to come and paint!
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
5-7pm in Painter Park (Lyndale Ave. & 34th St.)
Roe Family Singers Concert and Community Paint Party
Help us finish the mural at this Wednesday evening Concert in the Park sponsored by the Lyndale Neighborhood Association. Enjoy the Lyndale Community Dinner (and sambusas!) and music by the Roe Family Singers.
This event will be held rain or shine. Join us in the Painter Park Recreation Center building if it's raining. See you there!
The finished mural will be installed this summer. Follow the project at: https://lyndalemuralproject.wordpress.com
Field Day Volunteers Needed
Monday, May 16, 2016 4:55 PM
The annual Field Day events are this week! As many as 10 parent volunteers are needed for these fun events, especially for the morning of Friday, May 20. Can you help out?
Wednesday, May 18 (rain date May 26) - kindergarten
Friday, May 20 (rain date May 27) - grades 3-5 in the morning, grades 1-2 in the afternoon
Please contact Ms. Huff if you can help. Leave a message for her at 612-668-4000 or email her directly at Jennifer.Huff@mpls.k12.mn.us. Thanks!
Volunteers Needed for Mural Paint Parties
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 2:00 PM
Volunteers are needed to help out with set-up, clean-up and other activities at the Lyndale Mural Community Paint Parties. Can you help?
Saturday, May 21, 2016 @ Lyndale Community School (34th St. & Grand Ave.)
10am – 12pm: set-up
12pm – 1:30pm: clean-up
Wednesday, May 25, 2016 @ Painter Park (Lyndale Ave. & 34th St.)
4:30pm – 6pm: set-up
6pm – 7:30pm: clean-up
To volunteer, contact Laura Flynn at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
TONIGHT: PTO Meeting Tuesday, May 10 from 6:00 - 7:30pm
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 12:00 PM
Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) Meeting Wednesday, May 10 from 6:00 - 7:30pm
Guest Speaker Mary Ficzeri, Advanced Differentiation Specialist
Ms. Ficzeri will talk about her job at Lyndale, including how she supports teachers in providing differentiated learning for all students. She can also answer questions about how the school district identifies "advanced learners" and what that means.
Other Agenda Items
- Mural Painting Parties May 21 from 11-1 and May 25 from 5-7
- Another dine Out Give Back Night at Lowbrow Restaurant June 13
- Need Volunteers for PTO Officer Positions
- Carnival Planning Over the Summer
- Summer Family Playdates
- Principal Update
Child care and interpreters provided. Hope to see you there!
High Five Showcase - Friday, May 6, 2016
Tuesday, May 03, 2016 8:00 AM
Get set for the High Five Showcase! This year's theme is...Transportation!
When: Friday, May 6, 2016. 10am and 2pm.
Where: In the Multi-Purpose Room
Donuts for Dads
Monday, May 02, 2016 11:50 AM
Donuts for Dads is Thursday, May 5, starting at 8:15am in the Multi-Purpose room. Come and share breakfast with your child and vist the Arts Extravaganza Day exhibits!
More about Donuts for Dads
More about Arts Extravaganza Day
National Bike/Walk to School Day
Monday, May 02, 2016 11:30 AM
In celebration of National Bike to School Day, students are encouraged to bike or walk to school on Wednesday, May 4. Join children and adults across the nation to celebrate the benefits of bicycling and walking. Here are some reasons to bike or walk to school:
Community benefits like less noise from traffic
Those who usually drive are encouraged to park away from the school and walk from there.
This will not be a Pleasant Pathway day - the Pleasant Pathway will run as normal on Friday, May 6.
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!