PLAN NOW TO COME TO THE MAY PICNIC - AN EMERSON TRADITION!
Bring kites, bubbles, food, blankets, etc to our annual picnic on Friday, May 5th from 10:30 to 1 pm. We will have hot dogs and hamburgers on the grill, pop and chips for sale. Bring the whole family if you can! We will have a GREAT band performing on the patio, as well as performances by our drummers and violinists. Be sure and visit our BOOK FAIR going on in the Media Center!
HAPPY CAMPER BOOK FAIR:
Plan to come to our Scholastic book fair which runs from May 1st to May 9th. Our Camping Reading Night is Tuesday the 2nd of May from 5:30 to 7 pm. We will have songs and stories around the campfire, hotdogs on the grill and lots of campcrafts. Feel free to dress in "Camping Attire." Get ready to win lots of door prizes too.
We have many after-school clubs to engage your child. Monday—Minecraft, Ceramics and First T. Golf Club; Tuesday—Bike Club, Chess Club, Coding Club; Wednesday— Music Club, Botball Robotics Club; Thursday— New Hope. Friday - Creative Movement, and Events Club. Girl Scouts is 1st Thursday Every Month. Contact Susan Foust for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org
WHAT TECHNOLOGY ARE THE STUDENTS USING IN OUR CLASSROOMS?
Thanks to the Bond Issue, your child will either be using an Ipad and/or a Chromebook. Our instructors use Smartboards and Smart Tables, Promethean Boards and Promethean Tables. The building also has two computer labs. We are a Wireless facility, so feel free to come up to the building and use our wireless, parents!
VOLUNTEER, JUMP IN AND MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
When you volunteer at the school and at school events, you are making a huge difference in your child's education. The students see the example that you are showing and you are benefiting the school community. We need reading and math buddies and volunteers who can help in the office and classrooms. You must fill out a volunteer form from the office to get started.
NEWS FOR EMERSON NEXT YEAR:
In preparation for our new building construction, Emerson will be moving to the ECDC Bunche building at 5402 M.L.K. Jr Blvd, Tulsa, OK 74126 and have classes there this coming Fall. The building is a beautiful, and shiny new facility. We will have our own entrance and Bunche will have theirs. There will be a bus hub for the students to use or you can take them to Bunche your self. We will be back in our normal building by the Fall of 2018 and it will be amazing!
EMERSON TO BE THE FIRST PUBLIC MONTESSORI SCHOOL IN OKLAHOMA
Beginning in the Fall of 2018, we will begin our transition toward being a full Montessori school. The first teachers to train will be our PreK, K and 1st grade, which will be in one combined group. The following year, the next grouping will train. The district is making sure that there will be a whole new group of teachers and we will have a new principal.