Lower School Reminders 4.20.22 (SAR)

April 20, 2022 Lower School News

April 29 – Half day of School: Just a reminder that next Friday, April 29 is a half day of school with dismissal at 11:45 AM. There will be no after school care on this day and the bus will run on a half day schedule.

Governor’s Cup Kid’s Run: The Run will be held this Friday, April 22, at 6:30 p.m. Please have your child wear their Ben Lippen PE uniform. The following link will have all the information you need for the Run:

Mother/Son Dodgeball: Thank you to those who registered for our Mother-Son PTF Dodgeball event! A friendly reminder that this event will be held on Saturday, April 23rd from 6-8 pm in the Monticello Road campus gymnasium.

Ukrainian Service Project – We have two Ukrainian students this year at Ben Lippen, Daniil and Eva Mykolenko. The school has the opportunity to partner with their parents, Mark and Natalia Waynick, to provide items that will be shipped to Ukraine. The Waynicks will ship the items to Ukraine. The lower school will be collecting small toys, pacifiers, and teethers. Collection dates will be April 19-April 29. There is a box for these items in the lower school lobby. Please join us as we support the children and families in Ukraine during this difficult time.

Field Days: The dates for field days are listed below. An email went out this morning with more information. Volunteers are always needed. If you would like to volunteer, please see the links below to sign up.
Monday, May 9th – 1st grade – 4th grade (10am- 12:30pm)
Monday, May 16th – PK3-Kindergarten (10am-Noon)

Upcoming Dates

  • April 25-28 3rd/4th ERB Testing
  • April 29 Half-Day (no after school care on these days)
  • May 5-7 Lion King Kids
  • May 9 1st-4th Grade Field Day
  • May 9-13 K-4th MAP Testing
  • May 12 Spring Fling
  • May 16 PK3-K5 Field Day
  • May 24 Fourth Grade Promotion
  • May 23-25 Half-Days (no after school care on these days)