Important Dates

February

2 – Groundhog Day
3 – Assembly
6 – Spelling/Reading test for lesson 16
7 – 100th day of school
10 – Early Dismissal
14 – Wear RED for Valentine’s day, Spelling/Reading test for lesson 17
17 – Early Dismissal
20 – No School (Presidents’ Day)
21 – Family Fun Learning Event 5:00, PTO meeting at 6:30
23 – Spelling/Reading test for lesson 18, Read-a-thon (3:30-4:30)
24 – Wear your House Shirts today!

January

1 – Happy New Year!
2 – No School
3 – Welcome back! Book Exchange
9 – Book Exchange
10 – PTO Meeting at 6:30, Spelling/Reading test for lesson 13
11 – Pajama Day!
13 – Book Exchange
16 – No School (Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. day)
18 – Miss Szentesy is out this afternoon
19 – End of the marking period!, Spelling/Reading test for lesson 14, Miss Szentesy is absent today
20 – No School (teacher in-service day)
23 – Book Exchange
25 – Sunglasses Day, Paint Night
27 – Early Dismissal at 1:30, Wear your House Shirts today!, Book Exchange, Spelling/Reading test for lesson 15

December
1 – Book Exchange, Miss Szentesy is out today. Mrs. Peifer is teaching.
2 – Wear Blue today. Miss Szentesy is out today. Mrs. Peifer is teaching.
5 – Lesson 10 spelling/vocab/reading tests
7 – Book Exchange
8 – Assembly
13 – Lesson 11 spelling/vocab/reading tests, Book Exchange, Winter Music Showcase 6:00-7:30
14 – Country or Country Club (dress in Country Western or Country Club attire)
19 – Book Exchange
21 – Lesson 12 spelling/vocab/reading tests
22 – Second grade Gingerbread Day! 9:30-11:00
23 – Dress in Holiday attire, Assembly, Book Exchange (??) Early Dismissal at 1:30

November

2 – Book exchange, End of the First Marking Period!
4 – No School for students
6 – Daylight Saving Time (turn back the clocks!)
8 – Book Fair visitation (as a class)
9 – VIP breakfast for the Book Fair
10 – Book orders for November are due today
11 – Veterans Day. Wear red/white/blue. Assembly and Veterans visitation!
15 – Picture Retakes, Book exchange, PTO meeting at 6:30
18 – Wear House Shirts today! Miss Szentesy is out in the afternoon. Mrs. Wagner will be teaching
21 – Early Dismissal at 1:30. Parent-teacher conferences
22 – Early Dismissal at 1:30 – Parent-teacher conferences

23-28 – No School!!! Happy Thanksgiving!


October

3 – Assembly
4 – Book Exchange
6 – Picture Day (smile!), Book orders due
7 – Early Dismissal at 1:30, Penn Manor Homecoming (show your school spirit!)
10 – No School
October 10-14 FIRE PREVENTION WEEK!
11 – Book Exchange, PTO meeting at 6:30 pm
12 – Fire Trucks here!
14 – Pequea Point Break obstacle course
October 17-21 BUS DRIVER APPRECIATION WEEK!
17 – Book Exchange
19 – Decades Day! (Dress in your favorite decade outfits!)
21 – Book Exchange, Deadline for Pequea Point Break donations
23 – PTO Trunk or Treat at West Willow Fire Company
27 – Book Exchange
28 – Wear your House Shirts!


August
29 – First Day of School!
31 – Back-to-School Night 4:00-6:00

September
1 – Early Dismissal at 1:30
2 – No School
5 – No School (Labor Day)
6 – PTO meeting at 6:30 pm
9 – Book Orders due!


MAY
2 – Book Exchange, Spelling/Reading test for lesson 26
3 – Early morning special, earlier lunch (to help with PSSA testing for older grades)
4 – Early morning special, earlier lunch (to help with PSSA testing for older grades)
6 – Book Exchange, School Lunch Hero day (Thank you Mrs. Witmer and team!)
8 – Happy Mothers’ Day!
9 – Spelling/Reading test for lesson 27
11 – School Nurse Appreciation Day (Thank you Mrs. Nichols and team!)
12 – Book Exchange, House Wars, PTO Meeting 6:30 pm
13 – Early Dismissal at 1:30
16 – Spelling/Reading test for lesson 28, wear green today!
18 – Book Exchange
20 – Family Fun Picnic 5:30-7:30
23 – Spelling/Reading test for lesson 29
24 – Surprise Trip!
30 – No School
31 – Senior Walk through (Congrats to our Pequea graduates!)
June 3 – Last day of school, 11:30 dismissal


APRIL
4 – Record music performance
5 – Book Exchange, Spring picture day (if purchasing)
6 – Spelling/Reading test – lesson 23
7 – Art and Music Show 6:00-8:00 pm
11 – Book Exchange
13 – Spelling/Reading test – lesson 24
14 – No School
15 – No School
17 – Easter
18 – No School
20 – Book Exchange, PTO meeting 6:30
25 – Spelling/Reading test – lesson 25
26 – Book Exchange
26, 27, 28 – Early morning special, earlier lunch (to help with PSSA testing for older grades)

MARCH
2 – Extra Credit projects are due today
4 – Year book orders due today, Spelling test on Lesson 19
10 – Virtual Paint Night
10 – PTO Meeting 6:00 (virtual)
11 – Spelling test on Lesson 20
13 – Daylight Saving Time (turn your clocks FORWARD one hour)
17 – St. Patrick’s Day!
18 – Early Dismissal at 1:30
21 – Spelling test on Lesson 21
25 – School is in session today! (snow make-up day from January 7). Bingo Night! 6:00-7:30 pm
29 – Spelling test on Lesson 22
29 – End of the third marking period
30 – “We Can Do It” Assembly

FEBRUARY
2 – Groundhog Day!
4 – Report Cards posted on Sapphire
9 – Day 100
10 – PTO Meeting 5:15-6:15 (Virtual)
11 – “Kids at Work” Day
14 – Valentines’ Day
18 – Early Dismissal at 1:30
21 – No school (Presidents’ Day)
22 – TWOsday
25 – Kids Heart Challenge, PTO Family Fun Night 6:00 pm
28 – Read-a-thon 3:30-4:30

JANUARY
3 – Welcome back! Happy New Year
5 – Book Exchange

10 – Spelling Test: Lesson 13
11 – Book Exchange
13 – PTO meeting 6:30 pm
17 – No School, holiday for all
18 – Book Exchange

19 – Spelling Test: Lesson 14
20 – Last day of the second marking period
21 – No School, in-service day for teachers
25 – Book Exchange

27 – Virtual Assembly
28 – Spelling Test: Lesson 15, Early Dismissal at 1:30!

31 – Book Exchange



DECEMBER
6 – Book Exchange, Spelling Test on Lesson 10
9 – Miss Szentesy is not here. Ms. Bullock is teaching.
10 – Miss Szentesy is not here. Ms. Bullock is teaching. Book Exchange!
13 – Spelling test on Lesson 11
16 – Book Exchange
20 – Spelling test on Lesson 12
22 – Book Exchange
23 – Early Dismissal at 1:30
24 – January 2 – NO SCHOOL!



NOVEMBER
1 – Book Exchange

3 – End of the first marking period
5 – No School!
7 – Daylight Saving Time (turn clocks back one hour!)

9 – Book Fair shopping
10 – VIP shopping for the Book Fair

11 – PTO meeting (virtual) at 6:30, Veterans Day
12 – Donations due today for Thanksgiving meals

15 – Spirit Wear order forms due today
16 – Picture Retake Day
18 – Book Exchange

22 – Early Dismissal at 1:30, Parent/Teacher Conferences
23 – Early Dismissal at 1:30, Parent/Teacher Conferences
24 – 29 – NO SCHOOL!

30 – Book Exchange


October
1 – Book Exchange, House Spirit Day
FIRE SAFETY WEEK:
4 – Hat Day
5 – SMILE! It’s School Picture Day and “Boots” day
6 – Firefighters here today! Wear Red/Yellow
7 – Book Exchange, wear Sweats
8 – Scholastic book orders due, wear Pequea/Penn Manor gear
11 – No School
14 – Book Exchange, PTO meeting 6:30
15 – Pequea Point Break!
BUS DRIVER APPRECIATION WEEK:
18 – Wear red
19 – Wear yellow/black
20 – Superhero day. Book Exchange.
21 – Wear sweats. Miss Szentesy is not here today. Mrs. Wagner is the substitute!
22 – Wear Pequea/Penn Manor gear!
RED RIBBON WEEK:
26 – Book Exchange

August
30 – First Day of School!

September
1 – Back to School Night 4:00-6:00
2 – Early Dismissal at 1:30
3 – No School
6 – No School (Labor Day)
9 – PTO Meeting 6:30 pm
15 – Book Exchange begins today!

16 – Scholastic book order due today
17 – First spelling test!
22 – First Day of Autumn