Vol. 8 No. 6
5 PTA Meeting, 9 a.m.Spirit Night at Chick-fil-A, 5-7p.m., South Towne location7 PTA Harmons DaySpirit Wear DayEarly Out Day8
Teacher Work Day10 Chinese New Year Begins13 School Community CouncilMeeting, 3:30 p.m.5
Grade Program, 7 p.m.14
Presidents Day20 Career Day/Tool Day, 9 a.m.Internet Safety/Bullying Nightfor parents, 7 p.m.22 Say No to Bullies (wear blue)27 Dual-Immersion Parent Meeting28 Early Out Day
5 PTA Meeting, 9 a.m.6-7 SEP Conferences7 Early Out8
Teacher Comp Day14 Dads & Donuts, 8 a.m.25-29
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PTA Day at Harmons Grocery
PTA Day at Harmons (BangerterCrossing) is Feb. 7. A portion of the
day’s sales will go to Draper
Elementary. Look for DraperElementary volunteers at the cookiestation and bagging groceries! Ourprincipal, Ms. Sorensen, will competein a bagging contest at 3:30 p.m. socome cheer her on. She won thecontest last year. Thanks to ourstudent council and PTA volunteerswho decorated checkstand 1!
Volunteers Needed for Career Day/Tool Day
Our annual Career Day/Tool Day is set for Feb. 20 from 9-10:15a.m. We will be looking for volunteers to share their trade/job withour students. A sign-up sheet will be sent via email.
Show Your Dragon Spirit Feb. 7
Spirit Wear Day is Feb. 7. Students wearing a DraperDragons shirt, sweats or distinct school colors (white/blue/yellow) toschool that day will get a prize at lunch time.
Chinese New Year Begins Feb. 10
Chinese New Year begins Feb. 10 and continuesfor 15 days. This year, 2013, is the year of theSnake. There are numerous resources onlinefor parents interested in celebrating ChineseNew Year with their dual-immersion students.Be sure to check out the Utah MandarinImmersion Parents Council blog athttp://utahimmersioncouncil.wordpress.com.
PTA Award Nominations
Draper Elementary PTA has nominated the following individuals forPTA awards in appreciation for all they have contributed to ourschool and students. We congratulate them for their nominationand wish them the best of luck!
Outstanding Administrator: Principal Kenna Sorensen
Golden Apple Outstanding Educator: Jennifer Asay, 4
Golden Apple Outstanding Volunteer: Brenda Andrewsen & ErinMiller
Spirit of PTA Award: Sandee Smit