Seven Locks PTA
Our annual International night is just around the corner! Please save the date for Friday January 11th from 6-8:30pm and sign up today to host a country to show off your culture/heritage.
Sign up here!
We had a great turnout for this exciting event last year and look forward to celebrating the diversity and cultural background of SLES again! Please email Christine @ email@example.com or Aby @ firstname.lastname@example.org
January 11th - Forms Due
January 22 - First Elimination Round
February 19th - Final Bee Championship
(morning for second graders and
afternoon for grades 3-5)
Seven Locks will have a spelling bee in 2019. The winner of our school's bee will have the opportunity to compete in the regional spelling bee. This program is voluntary and is offered to students in grades 2-5. We hope this program will be an enriching opportunity for all students involved. Registration forms went home yesterday and the deadline to turn them in is January 11. Parent Volunteers are needed-- for more information, please see below under Volunteer Needs. The dates of the bee as as follows:
6 - 8:30pm
Attention to all variety show performers: The Variety Show is scheduled for March 15th (dress rehearsal on March 14th). Previews for acts will be in mid-February. We are excited for another awesome show. If interested in performing or if a parent/older sibling is interested in helping with the show please contact Karen Levin at email@example.com.
Don't Forget to Collect Box Tops!
As you cook over the holidays, don't forget to clip those Box Tops for Education! You can send them to school in your child's folder at any time, but we will announce the next official collection date.
International Night SSL volunteers needed: International Night, January 11, needs SSL volunteers. Please email Christine Leung firstname.lastname@example.org and/or Aby Filomeno email@example.com to sign up.
Spelling Bee volunteers are needed: We are in need of parent helpers for the Spelling Bee. Please contact Kunjal Bandukwalla at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Variety Show volunteers are needed: The Variety Show is scheduled for March 15th, the dress rehearsal is March 14th and previews for the acts will be in mid-February. If parents or older siblings are interested in helping with the show please contact Karen Levin at email@example.com
Still Need Lunch and Recess Volunteers
If you are able to sign up for a lunch/recess block consistently or periodically, the school would appreciate it. They plan to use these additional volunteers to help with different zones on the playground to provide additional support to students on the basketball court, soccer field and/or kickball field. Please click this link to sign up to volunteer.
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Your child attended an in-school presentation on September 20 about the Wildcats Service Award program. Please see our Community Service page to see the presentation, download the Service Award Form and to see a list of other community service opportunities at Seven Locks. Serving our community is one of the Wildcat Ways so let’s encourage our kids to help in any way they can.
Looking for Future Kindergartners!
Kindergarten Orientation: We are starting the planning process for Kindergarten Orientation. Students may attend kindergarten in the fall if they are 5-years-old by September 1, 2019. If you have a child who will be coming to kindergarten at Seven Locks this fall, please contact Linda Kurinsky at Linda_N_Kurinsky@mcpsmd.org. Please share this information with friends and neighbors. Our Kindergarten Orientation will take place later this spring.