Laurelhurst
School News

  • SUCCESSFUL SCHOOLS SURVEY - PLEASE COMPLETE IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY!

    You will be receiving links for the 2023 Successful Schools Survey in just a few days. We are hoping that ALL families will participate in the survey. By participating in the survey, you are letting us know how we as a school are doing in key areas such as community engagement, communication, school climate, and school safety. Your feedback is extremely important to us! Students in grades 3-8 will also be completing the survey during class. Click here for more information about the survey and how the results are used.

  • MS TALENT SHOW - THIS THURSDAY, 2/9, 7-8:30PM

    Some truly awesome acts are lining up for our the Middle School Talent Show, coming Thursday, February 9th, 7:00 - 8:30pm in our Cafetorium. Please join us for an evening of eclectic talents! The event is free for everyone, with donations to our Laps for Lions fundraiser greatly appreciated.

  • THIS FRIDAY! K-5 DANCE PARTY

    It’s time to party! The PTA is hosting a dance party for all students grades Kindergarten through 5th this Friday, February 10th, from 6-8pm. There will be a live DJ, dancing, balloons, and snacks! Admission is free and includes one ticket for a drink and two tickets for snacks.

     

    *THIS IS NOT A DROP OFF EVENT. All students must be accompanied by a responsible adult.*

  • SPIRIT WEEK: 2/13-2/16

    t’s Laurelhurst’s 100th Birthday! As the first of several events that will mark our school’s 100th year, next week we’ll be celebrating the 100th day of school (2/16) with a schoolwide Spirit Week.

    • Monday, February 13th - Favorite Team Day! (Share your love of any “team”: sports jerseys or team uniforms/hats, favorite video game or show, high school/college, hobby like chess or Magic, etc.)

    • Tuesday, February 14th - Red/Pink/White for Valentine's Day! We will have heart stickers for anyone who wants on the playground in the morning

    • Wednesday, February 15th - Funky Hair Day! We will have materials available on the playground if students need or forget.

    • Thursday, February 16th - School Pride Day in honor of the 100th Day of the 100th Year! Wear your school colors (blue/gold) or your Laurelhurst swag.

  • KIDS HEART CHALLENGE IS ON!

    Dear Families – Kids Heart Challenge has officially kicked off, and we are so excited to Be the Torch that will light the torch of hope in the fight against heart disease and stroke! We are encouraging ALL our families to learn the lifesaving skill of Hands-Only CPR. Thank you for all your HEART work supporting our school and the American Heart Association!

     

     

    Next Steps:

    1. Join our team and Take the challenge to Move More or Be Kind and receive a FREE Be the Torch Wristband! Register at http://www2.heart.org/goto/Laurelhurst or use the Kids Heart Challenge App!
    2. If you already registered, THANK YOU! Start FINN’S MISSION in your HQ, where you can learn Hands-Only CPR as a family, how to spot a stroke F.A.S.T.!

     

     

    School Goal: 100 students registered online and $10,000 raised

    Donations Due: Friday, March 3rd

    Special School Incentives:

    1) Any student that registers and picks their challenge to Be Active or Be Kind will earn a Be The Torch Wristband!

    2) The class with the most participation will earn a Free Choice PE!

    3) And any student that completes Finn’s Mission will get to silly string Mr. Lewis and Ms. Martin!