Our students enjoyed a lovely performance by our 5th grade band and orchestra. The students, under the direction of Mr. Gozzard, have worked very hard this year to learn how to play their instruments.
We are very proud of you!
Our last Parent University meeting will be held tomorrow, May 19th at 9:00am. The meeting is geared to parents with children aged 6months to 4. The focus of tomorrow’s meeting is LITERACY!
Also, students in kindergarten through 5th grade will participate in field day. Field day is for current McDonald students. For safety reasons, children must wear gym shoes & socks. Our amazing PTA will hosting a concession stand. A variety of snacks will be available for purchase.
Thank you Mrs. Duncanson for helping to get our morning off on the right foot!
Starting tomorrow, May 2nd, third grade students will be starting M-STEP. Please see the memo from our principal, Mrs. Modica regarding the testing dates for third grade students.
The Brainstormers Assembly has been an annual event at McDonald Elementary for many years. Our students look forward to the initial assembly where The Brainstormers present the art of writing in a fun and engaging way. Students then have a couple of months to produce their own piece of writing. The Brainstormers then come back and choose several pieces to bring to life on stage.
This year, we had a large number of amazing writing pieces. Due to time restrictions, only a few could be chosen. This year, the Amazing Authors were:
Our April PTA meeting has been moved from Friday, April 21st to Friday, April 28th at 8:45a.m.