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Promise Academy II Upper Elementary

 Develop a passion for learning. If you do you will never cease to grow.
-Anthony J. D'Angelo




Quotes of the week

WK. 10        -"If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome"
                                                                                      -Michael Jordan

Wk. 9         -"If there is no struggle, there is no progress"
                                                                                     -Fredrick Douglass          

Wk. 8         -"The lion doesn't turn around when a small dog barks"
                                                                                        -African Proverb

Wk. 7        -"Meanness is a sign of weakness"
                                                                                        -Anonymous

Wk. 6        -"In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends"
                                                                                     -Martin Luther King Jr.

wk. 5         -"You can change your world by changing your words... Remember, death and life are in the power of the tongue"
                                                                  -Joel Osteen

Wk. 4       -"It's the bullies who are afraid, are the ones that do all the fighting. It's not the secure kids that get out there and fight. It's the insecure kids" 
                                                                -Chuck Norris

Wk. 3    -“Perfect practice makes perfect”
                                                                                       -Vince Lombardi

Wk. 2     -“Never Give Up!"

                                                                                       -Anonymous

Wk. 1     -"Failure is not an option"
                                                                                       -Gene Kranz










November 2017

Native American Heritage Month

11/2   Picture Day

11/3     MP1: Report Card 

11/7th & 9th    Parent- Teacher Conference

11/17    Honor Roll Breakfast (5th grade) (930-1030am)

11/20    Deans' List Assembly (3rd &4th grade) (9-10am)

11/22    College Spirit Day & Potluck

11/23rd & 24th Thanksgiving Break (NO SCHOOL)





Key Dates
   iReady Testing: September 25-29th
PAll Vision Screening: September 28th 7:30am- 4pm
Parent Teacher Conference: November 7th & 10th 10am- 6pm 
June 27th- July 3rd: Summer 2018 intermission
November 2nd: Picture Day
November 3rd: Report Cards
November 7th: Election Day/ Parent Teacher Conference
November 9th: Parent Teacher Conference
November 23 & 24th: Thanksgiving Recess
December 24th- January 1st: Winter Recess
January 1st: New Years Day
February 12th: 100th Day of School
March 30th- April 6th: Spring Recess
April 11th &12th: NYS 3-8 ELA Exam
May 1st & 2nd: NYS 3-8 Math Exam



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-Aqua = Mandatory attendance 
-All other colors = school is open