On May 20, 2014, area residents will have the opportunity to vote on a facilities bond that, if approved by voters, would make upgrades and improvements to all district schools, including Scandia Elementary.
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Because of the five days of school cancelled during the past couple of months due to extremely cold temperatures, school will be held on February 17th and March 31st. These two days were originally scheduled to be non-school days. Click here to download a revised 2013-2014 district calendar - with these changes included - from the school district website.
The Scandia Elementary PTO Carnival is scheduled for Saturday, March 29, from 10:30-2:30 pm. Join us for fun activities, fabulous food and much more! Carnival packets were sent home with students on Friday, February 28.
New this year is the "Hourly Raffle!" Tickets will be sold the day of the carnival for $5.00 each. The tickets for each hourly drawing will be sold only during that designated hour for the prize, and the winner will be called at the end of the hour! Prizes include: a Samsung Tablet valued at $200, a set of 4 Bridgestone or Michelin tires, including labor/installation valued at$1,000, and 4 Nickelodeon Universe Unlimited Writsbands and a Radison Blue MOA gift card valued at $275.
Carnival tickets will be on sale during conferences, through Star Mart School Store on March 28, and at the door the day of the carnival.
For more information, or to volunteer, please contact DeAnn Devine at email@example.com.
Scandia Elementary is accepting registrations for kindergarten. Please contact our office at 651-982-3300 if you would like a tour of our school and/or registration materials.
If you have a 3-4 year old child and would like a pre-school option close to home, check out the Scandia Pre-school offerings through Forest Lake Community Education. Contact Cheryl Smoczyk at 651-982-8318 for more information.
Classrooms are moving into their third IB unit this month. Here are the central ideas for this upcoming round of interdisciplinary themes. Our students are learning a lot, to say the least! Plans are still moving forward for us to complete the necessary paperwork for final authorization this spring. Our verification visit will hopefully take place next fall.
Kdgn: How the World Works: "Seasons Influence our choices and activities"
Gr. 1: How the World Works: "Survival in diverse environments requires adaptation"
Gr. 2: How We Express Ourselves: "Cultures express themselves through the arts"
Gr. 3: How the World Works: "Light and sound impact our lives"
Gr. 4: Who We Are: "Humans migrate and adapt to geographical regions"
Gr. 5: Who We Are: "The changes and choices people experience affect their sense of self"
Gr. 6: Who We Are: "Behaviors and decisions have consequences"
March 10-14: Spring Break
March 18 - PTO Meeting 6:30 pm
March 24: Spring Picture Day
March 29: Carnival, 10:00-2:00 pm
March 31: School IS IN session
April 3: Grade 6 Breakfast and
Scandia Elementary School
14351 Scandia Trail North
Scandia, MN 55073
"Intelligence plus character--that is the goal of true education."
Martin Luther King, Jr.
10-14: No School K-12
24-Spring Picture Day
School in session
3-Gr. 6 Breakfast 8:30 am
DARE graduation to follow
8-Gr. 5 Concert
10:00 am dress rehearsal
7:00 pm concert
PE Family Fun Night
16-Gr. 4 field trip
17: Gr. 2 field trip
MN History Center
18-No School K-12
1: Breakfast Together
12: Track & Field
13: PTO Meeting
15: Track & Field
16: Track & Field
17: Scandia Fun Run
21-Gr. 3 Field Trip
U of MN: Energy & U
26: No School
Memorial Day holiday
4: Academic Awards
5: Talent Show
5: Last day of school
6: Teacher workday
Enjoy your summer!