Grandparents and Goodies
Thursday April 24: 7:45 - 8:20
Invite the grandparents to a fun morning with their grandkids.
Treats are free; milk or juice is .50 cents.
Treats will be located in the main kiva; then we ask that you go to the hallways or classroom kivas to eat. Afterwards enjoy the book fair in the gym!
YEARBOOKS on SALE
Don't forget to order your yearbook! Orders soon so your child is guaranteed one. The
price is $12.00 each. Forms were sent home on March 12th. You May order online @
www.ybpay.lifetouch.com Yearbook ID code: 11330614 ,pay in the office, or send an envelope
marked "Yearbook" - with a check and your students name and teacher's name inside -
with your child to give to their teacher.
ORDERS ARE DUE BY FRIDAY APRIL 11th.
PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO FREEDOM PTA.
Volunteer Appreciation Day
Wednesday April 30th @ 1:30pm
We have the best colunteers and we would like to express our appreciation to all those who have
helped volunteer their time at our school.
So please join us in the lunchroom for a light luncheon and refreshments.
BOGO BOOK FAIR
Tuesday April 22nd 8:30am- 4:00 pm
Wednesday April 23rd 8:00am - 2:00pm
Thursday April 24th 7:45am - 2:00pm
Friday April 25th 8:00am - 10:00am
This is the Buy One Book Get One Free Sale*.
So come and stock up on books for the summer!
*Free book isof equal or lesser price of purchased book.
We are now in the process of registering upcoming kindergarten students for the 2014-2015 school year.
Our Kindergarten round-up has been scheduled for Wed., April 9th @ 3:00 pm in the gym. Those invited
are parents and their new kindergarten student. It is best to make arrangements for your preschoolers
to be left with a sitter.
If you know of a neighbor or friend who has a child who will be 5 years old on or before September 1,2014
please let them know to call the school at 801-452-4100 to register their student. We will send
kindergarten packets home with details about the round-up.
Big Brainz Home Use
Timez Attack Setup Instructions
Downloading Timez Attack:
- Go to http://bigbrainz.com/Implementation.php
(must use capital I on Implementation)
- Select Windows or Mac.
- After it downloads, click on the Timez Attack icon on your desk.
- Select your student's State, District, and School
For password contact your teacher
As part of our ongoing efforts to ensure student safety at Freedom Elementary we are requiring identification for all visitors. Upon checking in at the office please be prepared to show photo identification.
Freedom Elementary Alerts
We are also offering Freedom parents a way to receive instant notifications by text message. Please read the information below for further details and sign up to participate today.
Sign up via text or e-mail to receive the following information from the school:
*Emergency Information (school cancelled, delayed…)
*“Early Out” days, other than the normal E.O. Wednesdays
*“No School” days
To receive messages via text, text @freedomt to (801)679-4645. You can opt-out of messages at any time by replying, “unsubscribe@freedomt”.
Or to receive messages via email, send an e-mail to . To unsubscribe, reply with ‘unsubscribe’ in the subject line.
*Keep in mind these alerts will ONLY be sent for the events listed above and you will be unable to reply to these messages. Please refer to the Freedom website calendar regularly (http://freedom.wsd.net ), as this is not a substitute for calendar information but is meant to serve only as a reminder.
We will be holding the Geography Bee Again this year. Start studying now.
It is for 4th - 6th graders. Some great websites are
There is a daily quiz you can use.
“NO PETS ON CAMPUS”
Weber Family Resource Center-
Weber School District offers fun, free classes to everyone who lives in the area, through the Family Resource Center. Please take a moment to look at their schedule and enjoy this free service.
Parking Lot Procedures
As we start the school year we wanted to provide an important safety reminder on Parking Lot Procedures.
Please follow these important rules, while picking and dropping off your precious children at Freedom.
Loading Zone : Curbside loading and unloading only, no parking/leaving vehicle, please pull forward
Driving Through Lane :NOT for pick-up or drop-off, but only for driving through the parking lot
Students must always be accompanied by an adult when walking across
the street or parking lot
Red Zones are fire lane and tow away zones
Bus zones : Are for buses and school approved daycare providers only
Thanks for helping us keep our students safe!
Final Trustlands Report for 2013-2014 click here
AUTOMATED PHONE NOTIFICATIONS:
In the event of a school emergency or closure/delay, such as the one we had last week, the district automated calling system is designed to call only parents who are currently set up with a MyWeber portal account for their student(s). If you are not signed up yet, click on the link below to request an activation letter, needed for setting up your portal account.
(Other benefits of MyWeber is that it is your access to all things going on with your child at school! Instantly check for missing assignments, real-time attendance updates, current grades, and lunch account balances. MyWeber support helps you navigate and use all the technologies in the District.)