Today was a bittersweet day at Northside. We bid farewell to our beloved principal Roz Craney as he leaves to serve the school community in DeForest as elementary school principal. As a parting gift, the students of Northside partnered with the PTO to create a memento for Roz to take with him to remember his years at Northside.
Pictured below, each Northside student stamped their fingerprint on a framed canvas to represent the Northside children who have flourished under Mr. Craney’s administration. This gift was presented at the 4th Grader Farewell Assembly this morning. We wish Roz all the best and thank him for his years of truly inspiring leadership and dedicated service.
Meanwhile, a huge and well-deserved congratulations to ALL our incredible Northside students for a great 2017-18 school year. We will miss our graduating 4th-graders and can’t wait to meet our incoming Kindergartners in the fall!
Parents, students, families, teachers, staff, and volunteers, thank you thank you for the many hours you have selflessly invested in our school. Thank you for making Northside a great place, and have a most wonderful summer!
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Now that the 2017-2018 school year is over, here are some important dates to add to your calendar for next year:
- Student Information/Picture Day
Wednesday, August 15th, 2018 – 2:00pm to 6:00pm
- Kindergarten Playdate
Thursday, August 23rd, 2018 – 5:30-6:30
Back to School NightWednesday, August 29th, 2018 – 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
- First Day of School
Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
- PTO General Meeting/Ice Cream Social
Tuesday, September 11, 2018 – 6:30-7:30
- MCPASD 2018-2019 calendar dates
A huge shoutout to our talented, dedicated, and generous teachers and staff who give their all to make Northside a great place for our kids and families. Northside wouldn’t be the warm, inspiring place it is without you.
Thanks also to our Staff Appreciation Committee for helping the PTO show its gratitude by bringing in lunch on Tuesday and breakfast goodies on Thursday morning.
If you see a teacher, thank a teacher!
Big thanks the parents and kiddos who made it out to our first PTO meeting on September 12. Great to see all those smiling faces!
Our next PTO meeting will be Tuesday, November 14 in the Northside library. Principal Craney will walk us through some of the latest and greatest info on our school. We’ll also have a preview of events coming up and answer any questions you may have!
Free childcare available. Refreshments will be served!
We are looking forward to a wonderful 2017-18 school year! The PTO is here to ….
- To promote the education and well-being of all Northside Elementary students at home, in school, and in the community.
- To provide a forum for discussion and foster communication among parents, administrators, educators, and the community.
- To enhance the educational facilities and opportunities for the students of Northside Elementary that are not otherwise provided for in the school budgets.
- To sponsor projects and events for the benefit of Northside Elementary and its students.
- To raise funds as required to provide for the above objectives
Any person who is a parent/guardian, administrator, teacher or support staff of Northside Elementary School is considered a member of the Northside PTO.
Please browse our website, see what are up to this year, and volunteer if you are able to lend a helping hand!
Northside PTO Board
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