Entries by Lesli Piotrowski

Next AFPC Family Night

The next Aspen Family Night is scheduled for Friday, April 3.  This event will be hosted by the Multicultural Family Alliance and the theme is:  Families Around the World – Your Passport through Food and Games.  The Multicultural Family Alliance is looking for volunteers to host a game or a craft or bring in bite […]

Kindergarten Parent Information Night Information

Calling all parents of incoming kindergartners!  An information night is planned for Tuesday, March 10 for all kindergarten parents and will be held at Elementary South at 7:00 p.m.  Don’t miss this opportunity to learn all about the new kindergarten building and registration procedures.  If you are interested in the School of Dual Language kindergarten […]

Trimester 2 Ends

Tuesday, March 3 is the end of Trimester 2.  Report cards will be posted on Thursday, March 12.  The final Trimester of this school year begins on Wednesday, March 4.  The last day of school is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, June 2.  

PTO Book Fair a Success!

Thank you to all our wonderful PTO volunteers who manned and worked the Scholastic Book Fair.  Our students loved the jungle theme and great book selection.  Our coin drive campaign, All For Books, was a big success and enabled some students to get a new book who might not otherwise get one.  The Scholastic Book […]

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Conferences took place on Thursday, February 27 and Friday, February 28.  Thank you to all parents who came and met with their child’s teacher.  Conferences are a great time to discuss a child’s progress at school and celebrate their success and discuss areas for growth.  If you didn’t have a chance to meet with your […]

Children's Book Author Visits Aspen

Children’s book author Faith Goldstein visited Aspen Elementary on Friday to read her book “Gorillas’ Night Out” to kindergarten, first, and second grade students. Her book tells the story of a group of gorillas who sneak out of a zoo and have a night on the town. The students asked plenty of good questions.

Valentine's Day Parties

Our PTO room parents are busy planning amazing parties for our students to help them celebrate Valentine’s Day on Friday, February 14.  Also, please remember that when students are preparing valentines for their classmates, no food, candy, or gum is to be included.  We must stick with our “no food” policy to keep all students […]