I would like to thank the following 2nd graders for helping us celebrate Black History Month by sharing information on morning announcements. This past week we celebrated Hip-Hop music.
Nadiah Walker – LL Cool Jay
Carlusie Kazadi– Run DMC
Jenny Teasley – Jay Z
Stella Miller – Lady B
Elliott Buchanan – Angie Stone
I would also like to thank Joy Freeman and Chris Holmes for helping Holden celebrate music by providing live examples of gospel music (Joy) and African drumming(Chris). There was a lot of dancing and celebrating on Tuesday.
Thank you ushers from Tuesday night:
Staff – Mr. Bates, Miss Ives, Mrs. Lowe, and Mrs. Vasbinder
Parents – Marty and Lisa Gilliland, Melissa Koher, Michael Levicky, Shazia Nasir and Javed Khan
We have one game left on Friday, March 8th. Report time is at 5:00. It is against the University of Akron. There may be a tournament game that Kent State would be hosting. We will find out if we need to usher a game this weekend. The game would take place sometime next week.
Mobile Dentist has rescheduled the date. Information should have been sent home with your child on Friday.
Monday, March 4 – HSA meeting from 6:00-7:00
Thursday, March 7 – Holden is hosting the 5 year strategic planning meeting in the gym. 6:00-7:15. This is being run by Kent City Schools.
Friday, March 8 – 4th and 5th grade talent show – 2:15
Friday, March 8 – 5:00 Ushering Kent State Basketball Game (we still need 1 person)
Monday, March 11 – 6:30 – 8:00 Grades K-3 Spring Concert and Art Show – Book Fair will be open for all families K-5. 6:40-7:00 Kindergarten and 2nd grade music concert. 7:20-7:40 1st and 3rd grade music concert.
Tuesday, March 12-13 – Spring Book Fair Open for classrooms to shop
Thursday, March 14 – Early Release – Students leave at 1:00
Friday, March 15 – No School for students
Tuesday, March 19 – Student Council
Friday, March 22 – Report Cards Go Home
Monday, March 25 – Spring Break Begins
Monday, April 1 – School Resumes
** Students in grades 3-5 will be involved in state testing during the month of April. A schedule for the testing period will be sent home soon.