8:00 AM - 11:00 AM No School - Parent/Teacher Conferences
Peoria Public Schools is proposing the following starting/dismissal times as a way to align school starting times with research that indicates older students fare better with later start times -- and also to balance the transportation budget without minimizing services to students and families.
SPIRIT WEEK !!!
Join in the fun during the last week of school before Spring Break!
Monday 3-27 PLAID DAY
Tuesday 3-28 Camo Day -or bring your favorite stuffed animal
Wednesday 3-29 Red, White & Blue Day
Thursday 3-30 Pajama Day
The Book Fair at Valeska Hinton is March 24th-30th.
Here is the link to order books online which is available from March 19th through April 1st.
The book fair will be open before & after school and Thursday evening during parent-teacher conferences.
Breakfast with Pete the Cat at Hyvee
Fundraiser for Valeska Hinton on MARCH 25th
Come to Hyvee at 7610 N Orange Prairie Rd, in Peoria for breakfast on March 25th. The event will be held from 8am-12pm. A portion of the proceeds will go to Valeska Hinton. We are very appreciative that Hyvee is holding this fundraiser event for our school! Kids eat FREE with adult purchase of $9.99. There will be nutrition stations, story time with Pete the Cat, Photo Booth and Pete the Cat Sing-A-Long.
Kindergarten Fair is April 22nd
SATURDAY, April 22nd 9:00am – 2:00pm Woodruff Career & Technical Center 1800 NE Perry Avenue Peoria IL 61603
Join us for all of your Kindergarten Needs!!! TO ENROLL AT THE FAIR BRING YOUR CERTIFIED BIRTH CERTIFICATE , TWO FORMS OF PROOF OF ADDRESS, AND MEDICAL RECORDS!
For more information, call (309) 672-6810 or visit www.peoriapublicschools.org/registration
2017 Fine Art Show
When: Wednesday, May 17th
Time: 5:30 - 7:00 PM
Where: The Peoria Zoo, Zambezi River Lodge
Theme: The Peoria Zoo's Africa Exhibit
Activities will include: Live music, sack supper, viewing of the animals after zoo hours, and of course the great artwork our children have made.
Success by 6
Please take the time to look at the language activities handout to go with the Success by 6 books your child brings home. On the website for Valeska Hinton, look under the Resources tab for past and current handouts.