February is Heart Month
Heart Health Month
February is Heart Month, and Armstrong students will be participating in Jump Rope for Heart. Throughout the month of February in P.E., students will be studying the heart , jump roping, and collecting donations for the American Heart Association. Parents can join our school online at this link to donate. http://jumphoops2015maa.kintera.org Sign up under Armstrong Elementary School, Greenville, SC 29617.
Act Aspire Testing/SCPASS Testing
The third through fifth grade students will be taking the new ACT Aspire test for writing, English, reading, and math. These tests are timed. We encourage the students to get a good night of rest and eat a nutricious breakfast on test days. The students will be served breakfast as usual in the classroom during testing.
ACT Aspire Testing
Writing Tuesday, April 28
English Tuesday, April 28
Reading Wednesday, April 29
Math Thursday, April 30
The fourth and fifth graders will also be taking the SCPASS test for science and social studies. These tests are not timed. We encourage the students to get a good night of rest and eat a nutricious breakfast on test days. The students will be served breakfast in the classroom as usual during the testing days.
Science Thursday, May 7
Social Studies Friday, May 8
PTA Needs Your Help!
PTA Needs You! Contact our PTA at 355-1148 or email firstname.lastname@example.org if you would like to be a member of our PTA team and/or can help with any school activities.
Parents of Car Riders
Parents of car riders for safety, please drop off and pick up your child in the designated area in the front of the school. You must have an Armstrong issued car tag when you come in the afternoon car line. If you do not, you will be asked to park and come inside to pick up your child. Thank you for your cooperation in keeping our children safe.
Support Us with Your Bi-Lo BONUSCARD
Help our school earn credit for free educational equipment and you could win free groceries and an iPod nano. Log in to www.bi-lo.com to link your BI-LO BONUSCARD to our school using the code 54479. This automatically earns credit for our school and earns you an additional entry each time you shop.