5645 School Street

Haslett, MI 48840

Phone: 517-339-8202

Fax: 517-339-7359

Judy Tegreeny, Principal

tegreeja@haslett.k12.mi.us

Daily Schedule:

8:17 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Student Enrollment: 413

 We are: Goal Setters  Team Players Kind to All

 
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Congratulations to our Special Olympians! Great job today!


Mileage Club April 11—May 27.

Each child will earn a Toe Token for every 5 miles they walk/run. Students completing 20 miles earn a water bottle.

All children that want to participate MUST be registered by March 7th. You can do so at: www.sparrowmilesclub.com.

We are still looking for a few volunteers for Mileage Club, which takes place during lunch recess from 10:45 am - 12:30 pm. If you can help, please fill out the form below and return it to your child's teacher or the school office. You can also sign up online to volunteer at: http://vols.pt/4JwyHV



We have two upcoming opportunities for students to earn extra laps in Mileage Club. Our Family Nights are April 22nd and May 13th! It’s a night designed for the whole family to get out an enjoy an evening walk together! Join us from 6:00—7:00 pm.

We are looking for a few parent volunteers to help punch cards each evening. Please return the slip below indicating if you can help either or both nights. Or Sign up using our easy online link.

 

Here's how it works in 3 easy steps:

1) Click this link to see our Sign-up on VolunteerSpot: http://vols.pt/h2Uizt

2) Review the options listed and choose the spot(s) you like.

3) Sign up! It's Easy - you will NOT need to register an account or keep a password on VolunteerSpot.

 

Note: VolunteerSpot does not share your email address with anyone. If you prefer not to use your email address, please contact me and I can sign you up manually.

 


The M-STEP will include summative assessments designed to measure student growth in the core areas of English, language arts and mathematics in grades 3–8, science in grades 4 and 7, and social studies in grades 5 and 8.

We ask, if possible, that you do not schedule appointments for your children during their testing window. The best way to prepare for tests is to get a good nights sleep and eat breakfast in the morning.

The online testing windows are:

Fifth Grade

Apr. 20 - 9 - 11 am

Apr. 21 - 9 - 10 am and 1:10 - 2:10 pm

Third Grade *

Apr. 26 - 8:45 - 10:45 am

Apr. 27 - 8:45 - 10:45 am

Apr. 28 - 8:45 - 9:45 am

Fourth Grade

May 9 - 12:45 - 2:30 pm

May 10 - 12:45 - 2:30 pm

May 11 - 12:45 - 2:00 pm

May 17 - 10:40 - 11:40 am; 12:45 - 1:45 pm

*April 25 - 28 Second and Third grade are trading recess / lunch and Creative Arts times. Third Grade New Schedule for those days are: Recess and lunch 11:15 - 11:55 AM; Creative Arts 12:04 - 1:04 pm.



6th Annual Race for Ralya

Sunday, May 22, 2016!

 

8:30 a.m. Registration

9:30 a.m. Toddler Fun Run

10:00 a.m. 5K Run/Walk

11:15 a.m. Ralya Run - 1 mile

 

Bring the entire family and join the fun!  This is a great day to spend outside with your family and friends.  Walk or Run, you will enjoy a little exercise and all of the proceeds benefit our students here at Ralya.

New Year...New Date...New Logo!

The 2015-2016 Race for Ralya has moved to the spring!


Please call the Ralya Office by 9:00 am if your child is going to be absent from school for any reason. 

You may leave an attendance message before or after school hours.  Absences may also be reported on our school website. 


End of the Day Schedule·

    All students will exit using the front and North doors (parent pick up). 

· Students going to Kids Connection will go to the Gym.

· Parent Pick up – North Parking Lot Door: 

o   If you are picking your student up in the line outside, you will receive a car visor sign. Please put your students first and last name on the sign utilizing all the white space possible! Black marker is requested.

· Parent Pick up – In the Building:

o   Parents will wait for students in the Multi-Purpose Room (MPR). We need to keep the lobby area clear.

o   Students will look for the parents first in the MPR.

o   Families are asked to have a common area planned for their meeting location.

o   For safety reasons, please do not pick up your student at the classroom door!

· Please use the front doors during the school day and sign in at the office.

· Before school and after school, the front doors and the north doors will be unlocked.

We appreciate the cooperation of all parents and families and look forward to a safe year!


School Times

School hours are 8:17 am - 3:00 pm.  Please arrive on time each day! Student supervision begins at 8:00 am. No student should arrive before 8:00 am.

Second Grade Recess / Lunch   11:15 - 11:35 Recess, 11:35 - 11:55 Lunch

Third Grade Recess / Lunch 10:50 - 11:10  Recess, 11:10 - 11:30 Lunch

Fourth Grade Recess / Lunch  11:40 - 12:00 Recess, 12:00 - 12:20 Lunch

Fifth Grade Recess / Lunch  12:05 - 12:25 Recess, 12:25 - 12:45 Lunch


Lunch Deposits

Deposits to student meal accounts can be made on-line or by check or money order sent to school.  We do not recommend sending cash to school with your student. For your convenience deposits to student accounts can be made at anytime online.

How do I deposit on-line? 

· Create an account at SendMoneytoSchool.com to view balances, history, make deposits, or transfer between accounts.  You can find a link for this at the Haslett Website (click on FOR PARENTS).

· You will need your student's school ID# to create an account.  If you do not know your student's ID#, contact the school office or F&N Services at 517-339-4833, Option #2. 

· Please note that SendMoneytoSchool does charge a $2.00 convenience fee for deposit transactions.  It does not charge a fee to view balance or history information.

Checks made payable to Haslett Public Schools can be sent to school with your student, or mailed to Haslett Public Schools, Food & Nutrition Services at 5450 Marsh Rd., Haslett, MI 48840.  Please include your student's first and last name on the check. We can accept a family check for multiple students.  Please include all students' first and last names, and information about how much you want deposited to each student's account.  Please note fees are assessed to the account for all returned checks.

2014 - 15 Applications for Free and Reduced Lunch expire on October 10th. All applications must be renewed yearly. Apply now so that your child’s account is updated prior to October 10. We will need to charge you for lunches after October 10 if the student account is updated. We cannot back date applications or apply benefits retroactively. 


Parking Lot Information

 

If you plan to drop off your child in the morning or pick them up in the afternoon, we would like you to follow these procedures:

1. Please drop off or pick up in the north parking lot. The front drive is buses only.

2.  Morning drop off time starts at 8:00 am at the north door.

3. Pick up time starts at 3:00 pm at the north door. If you arrived between 3:15 - 3:20 pm there will be supervision and a lot less traffic. Please get a car visor sign and put your student's first and last name on the sign utilizing all the white space possible! Black marker is requested.

4. Parents may wait for their child on the benches in the Multi-Purpose room, if they do not want to get in the car line-up. Please do not wait in the lobby. The lobby area needs to be clear for the safety of all students.

5. Students may not walk through the parking lot without an adult.

6. Parents, please walk beside your child when crossing the parking lot.

7. Students should not be crossing the bus loop at the end of the day nor at the beginning of the day. 


Visiting School


Parents, community members and other interested people are welcome to visit our schools. Prior notification to the teacher is helpful but not necessary. Visitors or volunteers are expected to check in at the school office, sign-in, and wear a visitor badge.

Parents volunteering in the classroom or attending field trips are requested to leave other children at home as this generally causes undue disruption to the normal classroom routine.  If you are volunteering in the classroom or on a field trip, you will need to fill out a Background History Consent Form. These can be returned to the Ralya Office or to the Administration Building. Forms are available by clicking on the link below.



Parent / Athlete Concussion Information Sheet

Please read through the information, sign and return to your student's teacher if you haven’t done so already. This is a new state requirement to ensure that both the parent and the school understand the significance of concussions. If you ever suspect that your child has had a concussion, it is important that you seek medical attention and get clearance from the doctor before returning to school.



Many Michigan children go without health care because they have no insurance coverage. 

MI Department of Community Health has programs available that can help families with their children’s health care needs.

Click on the link below for application information and to answer any additional questions!



Haslett District Volunteers

There are many ways in which you can make a difference in the lives of our students. Volunteer opportunities exist in the classrooms working directly with teachers and students, chaperoning field trips, assisting at recess or at lunch time, or helping out at a PTO function, booster activities, or extracurricular event. Volunteering can be very rewarding – which is why many of our volunteers return year after year.  If you plan to volunteer this year, please return the volunteer form.

 



As the end of the school year approaches, it is time to think about summer activities. Keeping your child on track in Reading and Math will help him/her stay on track and be prepared for school in the fall. Attached is a list of individuals from the District who are willing to tutor students. You will need to make your own arrangements with the tutors for time, place, materials, and cost of tutoring.