Weekly Updates

Absences: Call by 9:30am

Absentee Hotline: 610-351-5900 Extension 25711

Absentee Email: IRATTENDANCE@parklandsd.org

IMPORTANT DATES AT IRONTON ELEMENTARY

5/17            Early Dismissal

5/27            School Closed – Memorial Day

5/31            3rd Grade Recorder Concert, 2:00 PM, Cafeteria

6/4              PTO Meeting, 9:00 AM

6/6              5th Moving Up Ceremony, 9:30 AM, Gymnasium

6/10            Field Day (Rain Date:  6/11)

6/14            Last Day of School, Dismissal at 11:45 AM

Revised Last Day of School Notice

May Lunch Menu

Parkland’s Got Talent

Festival of the Arts Schedule

Please click on the link for information about the Middle School Summer Boot Camp for students transitioning to 6th grade:  MS BOOT CAMP


*** PTO NEWS ***

BOX TOPS CONTEST

The classroom with the most Box Tops as of May 31st will receive a special class party in June.  Keep sending in those Box Tops!  Each one earns our school 10 cents and that adds up quickly.

 

CAR WASH FUNDRAISER

Egypt Shine Touchless Car Wash

4755 Main Street, Whitehall (Rear of Exxon Gas Station)

FIRST:  Enter code 1230 (You will then be prompted to enter payment.)

Tis the season for car washes … keep your car clean while raising money for Ironton!


COMMUNITY ADVISORY COUNCIL

The final CAC meeting for the year will occur on May 16th at 6:00 pm at Parkland High School.  The topics for this meeting are: Election of Officers, Topics for 2019-2020, Spring Chorus Concert.


SUMMER CAMPS, RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND COMMUNITY EVENTS

BIG RED Just4Fun Camp

Parkland Summer Camps

Recreational Opportunities

Community Events

IMPORTANT DATES AT IRONTON ELEMENTARY

5/10            4th Grade Band/Strings Concert, 10:00 am

5/14            PTO Meeting, 9:00 am

                   5th Grade Spring Chorus Concert, 7:00 pm

5/17            Early Dismissal

5/27            School Closed – Memorial Day

Revised Last Day of School Notice

May Lunch Menu

May Reading Connection

May Home & School Connection

 

*** PTO NEWS ***

SPRING FAMILY FESTIVAL – RAIN OR SHINE

May 10, 2019

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

  

BOX TOPS CONTEST

The classroom with the most Box Tops as of May 31st will receive a special class party in June.  Keep sending in those Box Tops!  Each one earns our school 10 cents and that adds up quickly.

 

CAR WASH FUNDRAISER

Egypt Shine Touchless Car Wash

4755 Main Street, Whitehall (Rear of Exxon Gas Station)

FIRST:  Enter code 1230 (You will then be prompted to enter payment.)

Tis the season for car washes … keep your car clean while raising money for Ironton!

 

COMMUNITY ADVISORY COUNCIL

The final CAC meeting for the year will occur on May 16th at 6:00 pm at Parkland High School.  The topics for this meeting are: Election of Officers, Topics for 2019-2020, Spring Chorus Concert.

 

SUMMER CAMPS, RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND COMMUNITY EVENTS

BIG RED Just4Fun Camp

Parkland Summer Camps

Recreational Opportunities

Community Events

IMPORTANT DATES AT IRONTON ELEMENTARY

4/30-5/1      PSSA Science, 4th Grade

5/6-5/9        BOGO Book Fair

5/8              Art & Media Showcase, 6:00 – 8:00 pm

5/10            4th Grade Band/Strings Concert, 10:00 am

5/14            PTO Meeting, 9:00 am

                    5th Grade Spring Chorus Concert, 7:00 pm

5/17            Early Dismissal

5/27            School Closed – Memorial Day

Revised Last Day of School Notice 

May Lunch Menu


BASKET RAFFLE – RYAN ZAWADA MEMORIAL FOUNDATION

We will continue to collect items for the basket raffle through Friday, April 26th.  For a complete list of our classroom themed baskets, please click on the link:  BASKET RAFFLE INFORMATION

Thank you for your generosity and help in making this tribute to Ryan a great success!  Our students benefit from the donation that is made to the Ironton PTO each year in memory of Ryan Zawada and his caring spirit.


ART & MEDIA CENTER SHOWCASE

Join us at Ironton on Wednesday, May 8th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm for our annual Art & Media Center Showcase.  Student artwork will be displayed throughout the first floor of the school.  There will be makerspace and STEM demonstrations in the Media Center and art centers for students.  Parents and their children may also shop the buy one, get one free Scholastic Book Fair in the Media Center.


SUPPORT ANIMALS IN DISTRESS

The Ironton Student Council continues their community service project, collecting food and supplies for the Animals in Distress Shelter, through the end of April.

The following items are being accepted:  dog treats, dry kitten food, small paper plates, baby food (meat flavors only), canned pumpkin, unsalted or low salt peanut butter, grocery bags, cat toys, baby wipes, garbage bags, dish soap, hand soap, paper towels, sponges with scrubber side, medical tape and gauze, dry-erase and permanent markers.  Thank you for your donations and support of our Project!


*** PTO NEWS ***

SPRING FAMILY FESTIVAL

May 10, 2019

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Your PTO needs volunteers to make the night a success.  Volunteers earn free inflatable fun wristbands and a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card.  To sign up, please follow the link  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0E4CACAB2EA5FB6-spring2:  

 

LAST CALL FOR YEARBOOKS!! 

Orders for Ironton’s yearbook MUST be placed by April 26th.  Cost is $22.00.

Online purchases only at http://orders.christmascitystudio.com

Password:  IronESYB18

If you have any questions, please send an email to aliciaheckman@msn.com

 

CAR WASH FUNDRAISER

Egypt Shine Touchless Car Wash

4755 Main Street, Whitehall (Rear of Exxon Gas Station)

FIRST:  Enter code 1230 (You will then be prompted to enter payment.)

Tis the season for car washes … keep your car clean while raising money for Ironton!


PARKLAND'S GOT TALENT INFORMATION

PARKLAND'S GOT TALENT APPLICATION


SUMMER CAMPS, RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND COMMUNITY EVENTS

BIG RED Just4Fun Camp

Parkland Summer Camps

Recreational Opportunities

Community Events

IMPORTANT DATES AT IRONTON ELEMENTARY

4/18             5th Grade Egg Drop, 2:15 pm, Outside (by the gym)

4/19             School Closed – Spring Holiday

4/22             School Closed – Spring Holiday

4/24-25        PSSA Math, Grades 3-5

4/30-5/1       PSSA Science, 4th Grade

Revised Last Day of School Notice


BASKET RAFFLE – RYAN ZAWADA MEMORIAL FOUNDATION

We will continue to collect items for the basket raffle through Friday, April 26th.  For a complete list of our classroom themed baskets, please click on the link: 

BASKET RAFFLE INFORMATION 

Thank you for your generosity and help in making this tribute to Ryan a great success!  Our students benefit from the donation that is made to the Ironton PTO each year in memory of Ryan Zawada and his caring spirit.


*** PTO NEWS ***

SPRING FAMILY FESTIVAL

May 10, 2019

5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 

Your PTO needs volunteers to make the night a success.  Volunteers earn free inflatable fun wristbands and a chance to win a $50 Amazon gift card.  To sign up, please follow the link  https://www.signupgenius.com/go/30E0E4CACAB2EA5FB6-spring2:  

 

HELP WANTED - PTO SCHOOL STORE

The PTO is looking for volunteers to help with their school store on Thursdays between 11:00 am and 1:30 pm, during student lunches.

If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Kathy Hosey at Kathleen.Hosey@yahoo.com

PLEASE NOTE:  Volunteers must have current clearances on file with the school district.  

 

LAST CALL FOR YEARBOOKS!! 

Orders for Ironton’s yearbook MUST be placed by April 26th.  Cost is $22.00.

Online purchases only at http://orders.christmascitystudio.com

Password:  IronESYB18

If you have any questions, please send an email to aliciaheckman@msn.com

 

CAR WASH FUNDRAISER

Egypt Shine Touchless Car Wash

4755 Main Street, Whitehall (Rear of Exxon Gas Station)

FIRST:  Enter code 1230 (You will then be prompted to enter payment.)

Tis the season for car washes … keep your car clean while raising money for Ironton!


SUPPORT ANIMALS IN DISTRESS

The Ironton Student Council's March/April community service project is collecting food and supplies for the Animals in Distress Shelter.

We will be collecting the following items:  dog treats, dry kitten food, small paper plates, baby food (meat flavors only), canned pumpkin, unsalted or low salt peanut butter, grocery bags, cat toys, baby wipes, garbage bags, dish soap, hand soap, paper towels, sponges with scrubber side, medical tape and gauze, dry-erase and permanent markers.  Thank you for your donations and support of our Project!

 

SUMMER CAMPS, RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND COMMUNITY EVENTS

BIG RED Just4Fun Camp

Parkland Summer Camps

Recreational Opportunities

Community Events

IMPORTANT DATES AT IRONTON ELEMENTARY

4/11   Gertrude Hawk Fundraiser Pick-up, 3:30 – 6:00 pm, Cafeteria

4/12   Early Dismissal, 1:45 pm

4/18   5th Grade Egg Drop, 2:15 pm, Outside (by the gym)

4/19   School Closed – Spring Holiday

4/22   School Closed – Spring Holiday 


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

Please review the documents below prior to testing:

PSSA Parent Letter

PSSA Letter from PDE

PSSA FAQ for Parents


PTO NEWS

GERTRUDE HAWK FUNDRAISER PICK-UP

Thursday, April 11, 2019

3:30 to 6:00 pm

Ironton Cafeteria

(Please enter through the cafeteria doors just before the main entrance.)

 

HELP WANTED - PTO SCHOOL STORE

The PTO is looking for volunteers to help with their school store on Thursdays between 11:00 am and 1:30 pm, during student lunches.

If you are interested, please contact Mrs. Kathy Hosey at Kathleen.Hosey@yahoo.com

PLEASE NOTE:  Volunteers must have current clearances on file with the school district.  

 

IRONTON ELEMENTARY YEARBOOK

Yearbooks are on sale now!  Cost is $22.00.

Online purchases only at http://orders.christmascitystudio.com

Password:  IronESYB18

If you have any questions, please send an email to aliciaheckman@msn.com


SUPPORT ANIMALS IN DISTRESS

The Ironton Student Council's March/April community service project is collecting food and supplies for the Animals in Distress Shelter.

We will be collecting the following items:  dog treats, dry kitten food, small paper plates, baby food (meat flavors only), canned pumpkin, unsalted or low salt peanut butter, grocery bags, cat toys, baby wipes, garbage bags, dish soap, hand soap, paper towels, sponges with scrubber side, medical tape and gauze, dry-erase and permanent markers.  Thank you for your donations and support of our Project!


SUMMER CAMPS, RECREATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES AND COMMUNITY EVENTS

 ·         Parkland Summer Camps include Academics, Athletics and Arts opportunities.  Many of the camps are taught by Parkland Educators/Coaches (such as most of the athletic camps) and take place at Parkland Schools.  There are also regional camps listed from across the Lehigh Valley.  Check out our summer camps web page here:  https://www.parklandsd.org/community/parkland-summer-camp-information

·         Recreational Opportunities and Community Events are also on the Parkland web site for your convenience and include many youth recreation opportunities.

Check these pages often as they are constantly being updated with new announcements.