News & Information
Fourth Grade Market Days
It's Shopping Time!† Students in Fourth Grade have been creating businesses and products during their Social Studies Economic Unit.† Support their class economy by stopping in to buy their goods and services!† Parents can use the money their student has paid you for your help with their business.† You will also receive $5 at the door.† The following items and more are on sale:† Pet Rocks, Rockin' Puppets, Original Artwork, Desk Cleaning Service, Handy Bookmarks, One of a kind Jewelry, and MORE!† The event is for a limited time.† It will be held from 2:30 - 3:00 p.m. on Friday, November 21 and Monday, November 24 in the Springfield Elementary Fourth Grade classrooms!
Springfield Elementary Sixth Grade Discovery students will participate in a Quiz Bowl on Tuesday, November 25th.† Good luck to our teams!
Back by popular demand, the Springfield Student Council is once again sponsoring Turkey Bingo!† On Wednesday morning, prior to our 11:20 dismissal for our Thanksgiving Break, the student body will have a chance to win small turkeys courtesy of the student council!
Third and Fourth Grade Program
Students in Third and Fourth grade will present their music program entitled, "Pandora's Box" on Tuesday, December 2nd.† The program will be held in the Platteview High School Auditorium beginning at 7:00 p.m.† A dress rehearsal for the student body will be held on Monday, December 1 at 9:30 a.m. in the Springfield gym.† We hope you can attend one of these performances!
PTO Spirit Day
December 5th marks the next scheduled PTO Spirit Day.† The PTO will be providing a treat for students.† Children and staff members are encouraged to wear their school spirit shirts or dress in the colors of red and white!
The Springfield Student Council will be participating in a community service event on Saturday, December 6th.† Students will be ringing the bell at the Walmart in Gretna from 10:00 - 12:00 noon.† Stop by and say hi to the students!
The Springfield Platteview Community Choir, with combined fifth and sixth grade members from Springfield and Westmont schools, will present their program on Tuesday, December 11 at 7:00 p.m. in the Platteview High School Auditorium.† Then on Friday December 12, the Community Choir will travel to the Oakview Mall for an 11:30 a.m. performance in the mall.† Students will eat lunch at the Oakview Food Court before traveling on to Midlands Hospital for a 1:30 performance.† We hope you can stop by for one of these performances.
End of Semester Dismissal Schedule
As the semester comes to a close, please be reminded of the early dismissal dates.† Students will be dismissed on December 17 and 18 beginning at 1:20 p.m.† Hot lunch will be served on both days.† The final day of the semester ends on Friday, December 19th.† Students will be dismissed at 11:20 a.m.† Hot lunch will not be served on this day.† The Winter Break runs from December 19 through January 4th.† The second semester, and the first day back from the break, has students reporting for school on Monday, January 5, 2015.† Have a safe and happy holiday season.