Elementary Announcements

~ May 17, 2022 ~

“School times end, but memories last forever”


Parents - when sending notes, please remember to include the date, your child’s name and his/her teacher’s name. Please label personal items as this helps in returning. All unclaimed items are donated each quarter. Students, please check lost and found for your items!

Calls for student changes need to be made before 2:00 p.m.

Lights on is open Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday until 6:00 p.m. with evening bus routes. Friday, Lights On is open until 5:00 p.m. - No Bus routes.


Current 4th, 5th, and 6th graders who want to do junior high cross country next school year, need to stop by Ms Abraham room at some point in the day today Wednesday

There will be NO Lights-on Tutoring May 16- May 24th Lights on will be open until 5pm on the last day of school May 24th, but no evening buses will run.

Congratulations to the following classroom on returning all library books on Friday. Each class will receive a popsicle party and a free recess during their library time. K- Underhill, 1st- A. Elliott, 2nd- Abraham, 3rd Teaford and Hubert, 4th- Lange and Begle, 5th - Lueken, 6th- Gibson.

2022 Girls' Fundamentals Basketball Camp will be Tuesday-Friday, May 31-June 3rd. Grades 4-7 from 8:00am-10am $20 per camper. Forms have been passed out, more copies my be picked up at the Elementary Office or see Mr Elliott Forms are due Monday, May 23, 2022

Friday, May 20th grades K,1,& 2 will receive free ice cream. Monday-Tuesday preschool will receive their free ice cream on May 17th and Wednesday - Thursday preschool will receive their free ice cream on May 19th.

Next week May 16- 20th is College and Career Week. Dress up days are as follows, Wednesday: University/College Day, "We are paving our paths to be prepared for college", wear you favorite college shirt. Thursday: Visitor Day, We look forward to learning from special visitors about their careers. Friday: We are FIT to work hard and achieve, wear your favorite workout gear/clothes

Scholastic Book Fair Buy 1, Get 1 Free will be here during Grandparents day. Flyers have gone home for grades 3-6 on Monday, May 16th.

Outdoor Adventures will be going to Marengo Cave on Sunday, July 24th from noon -6pm.  Deadline is July 19, but you can sign up before school is out for the summer.  Students who are in 4-H or completed Outdoor Adventures pay $20 for Marengo Cave activities.  Students who are not in 4-H, pay $40.  Please see Mrs. Hilgenhold for more information

Perry Central Volleyball Camp will be held for incoming grades 5, 6 & 7 on Tuesday nights this summer.  It will be held in the elementary gym on June 7, 14 & 21 and in the HS gym on June 28, July 12, 19 & 26th.  The sign-up deadline is Fri., May 20th.  Forms are located outside both the HS and Elem. offices or contact Coach James, 812-449-7306.

Since May is better hearing and speech month here is Fun Fact #12--The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that there will be 26,000 new SLP job openings by 2022.

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Students in grades 3, 4, 5, & 6 interested in playing tackle football should see Mr. Gibson for a parent information paper. This is a traveling league, practices twice a week and games on Saturdays.

Task of MIND, Inc. invites you to the Daddy Daughter Dance for girls in Kindergarten and up on May 21st, 2022 from 6:00 9:00 p.m. at the William Tell Elementary Gym.  Tickets are $20 per family ($5 each additional child).  Dinner and Dessert will be served at 6:00. Daddy/daughter photo is included with the ticket. For more information contact Valerie at 812-393-0198 or Justin at 812-489-0698.

Mental Health Awareness Walk will be Friday, May 20th on the Perry County Memorial Hospital Walking Trail from 4:00-6:00 p.m. All ages are welcome, come enjoy food, entertainment and giveaways!

Field Trips:

  • Fifth grade to Louisville Mega Caverns in Louisville on May 19, 2022

  • Sixth Grade to Churchill Downs Museum, Louisville on May 24, 2022

  • KG-12 Special Education Students to Holiday World for Easterseals play day on May 18, 2022

Elementary Track Meet & Grandparents Day are as follows: Friday, May 20th (3rd - 6th grade). 4th grade: 8:30-9:30, 3rd grade: 9:45-10:45, 6th grade: 11:30-12:30, 5th grade: 12:45 - 1:45 (Rainout date, Monday, May 23).

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