Weekly Updates

Important Dates at Ironton Elementary

1/18            Spirit Day – Wear your crazy socks!

1/21            School Closed – Professional Development

1/25            Early Dismissal, 1:45 pm

Click on the following link for information regarding cold and flu prevention and care:  Cold & Flu Information

  

2019 PSSA TESTING DATES

Please be aware of the upcoming PSSA testing dates for our 3rd through 5th grade students.  Your child’s attendance at school during PSSA testing is very important.  If they are not sick, please make every effort to have them in school.  Thank you!

4/15-17       PSSA English Language Arts, Grades 3-5

4/24-25      PSSA Math, Grades 3-5

4/30-5/1     PSSA Science, 4th Grade

 

COMMUNITY ADVISORY COUNCIL

The next CAC meeting is this Thursday, January 17th  at 7 p.m. in the Administration Building.  This month’s topic is the budget review.

 

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

Registration for children eligible to attend kindergarten in the 2019-2020 school year will be on Wednesday, March 6, 2019.  Please call the Ironton office at 610-351-5810 to make an appointment.  For additional information about kindergarten registration, please click on the following link:  Kindergarten Registration Information

 

February Reading Connection

February Home & School Connection

 

Important Dates at Ironton Elementary

1/8              PTO Meeting, 9:00 am

1/18            Spirit Day – Wear your crazy socks!

1/21            School Closed – Professional Development

1/25            Early Dismissal, 1:45 pm

 

KINDERGARTEN REGISTRATION

Registration for children eligible to attend kindergarten in the 2019-2020 school year will be on Wednesday, March 6, 2019.  Please call the Ironton office at 610-351-5810 to make an appointment.  For additional information about kindergarten registration, please click on the following link:  Kindergarten Registration Information

 

REMINDERS FOR THE NEW YEAR:

Absentee Hotline

610-351-5900, extension 25711

Please don’t forget to call the absentee hotline by 9:00 am to report your child out of school.  A phone call is required for each day that your child is absent from school.  Your child will be marked with an unlawful absence until we receive a call or note, which should be received within 3 days of the absence.  If you are unable to make a phone call, an email to the school secretaries, at heaterc@parklandsd.org and obrienb@parklandsd.org, is acceptable.

 

Cold Weather Advisory

Please be sure to dress your children appropriately for the cold weather - including scarves, hats and gloves.  Students will go outside for recess when the feels like temperature is above 20 degrees.

Breakfast/Lunch On 2-Hour Delay Days

Please be advised that breakfast is not served when the school district has a 2-hour delay.

Kindergarten Parents:  On 2-hour delay days, kindergarten students have recess and lunch from 1:05 to 1:50 and will have their snack in the morning. 

January Lunch Menu

January Home & School

January Reading Connection

Important Dates at Ironton Elementary

Monday, 12/24 – Tuesday, 1/1:  School Closed - Enjoy the Winter Break!

Wednesday, 1/2:  Return to School

Tuesday, 1/8:  PTO Meeting, 9:00 am

Friday, 1/18:  Spirit Day – Wear your crazy socks!

Monday, 1/21:  School Closed – Professional Development

Friday, 1/25:  Early Dismissal, 1:45 pm

 

Click on the links to the following documents:

January Lunch Menu

January Home & School

January Reading Connection

Bear Creek Winter Festival

Hip Hop Clinic

 

Important Dates at Ironton Elementary

Wednesday, 12/5:  5th Grade Band, Strings & Chorus Concert, 7:00 pm, Cafeteria

Saturday, 12/8:  PTO Holiday Shop & Pancake Breakfast, 8:00 – 11:30 am

Wednesday, 12/12:  Songfest, K to 4th Grades, 10:00 am & 2:00 pm, Cafeteria - Songfest Parent Memo

Thursday, 12/13:  PTO Skate Night, Skateaway - Whitehall

 

Holiday Chocolate Staff Tribute Sale

Honor a teacher, staff member or bus driver this holiday by sending them a homemade box of chocolates from Truffle Bar, a local business!  Click here to pay and order online.  Your personal sentiments will be delivered to the staff prior to winter break.  Deadline to order is Dec 14th.

 

O.M.S. Coats for Kids Winter Wear Collection Drive ends this FRIDAY, November 30th!  (Last minute donations can still be accepted on Monday, December 3rd!)   Collection boxes are located in the front lobby of Orefield Middle School.  Donation items needed:  
* COATS (ALL SIZES children through adult)
* SNOW PANTS
* HATS
* GLOVES
* SCARVES
* WARM WINTER HOODIES

 

COLD WEATHER ADVISORY

Please dress your children appropriately for the cold weather - including scarves, hats and gloves.  Students will go outside for recess when the feels like temperature is above 20 degrees.

 

IRONTON ELEMENTARY PTO

PTO Holiday Shop & Pancake Breakfast

Mark your Calendars! 

Saturday, December 8th, 8:00 – 11:30 am at Ironton Elementary School

If you are interested in being a vendor, please text Melissa at 484-894-4671.

Holiday Open House Flyer

Important Dates at Ironton Elementary

 Thursday, 11/22 – Monday, 11/26:  School Closed

Wednesday, 12/5:  5th Grade Band, Strings & Chorus Concert, 7:00 pm, Cafeteria

Saturday, 12/8:  PTO Holiday Shop & Pancake Breakfast, 8:00 – 11:30 am

Wednesday, 12/12:  Songfest, K to 4th Grades, 10:00 am & 2:00 pm

Thursday, 12/13:  PTO Skate Night, Skateaway - Whitehall

COLD WEATHER ADVISORY

Please dress your children appropriately for the cold weather - including scarves, hats and gloves.  Students will go outside for recess when the feels like temperature is above 20 degrees.

 

IRONTON ELEMENTARY PTO

PTO Holiday Shop & Pancake Breakfast

Mark your Calendars! 

Saturday, December 8th, 8:00 – 11:30 am at Ironton Elementary School

Holiday Open House Flyer

 

Box Tops Contest

The PTO’s first Box Tops contest will continue through December 21st.  The class who sends in the most Box Tops will win a special class themed party.  Please send the Box Tops to school in a bag or envelope labeled with your child’s name and homeroom.  Thank you!

Click on the links below for important information:

December Lunch Menu

December Reading Connection

December Home & School Connection

Children's Theatre Workshop for Grades K - 5:  January 5 & 6, 2019

Coats for Kids Drive Information

Parkland Pride Order Form