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Date registered: November 23, 2013

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  1. Spring has sprung! — April 21, 2019
  2. Looking to get involved? — February 28, 2019
  3. Bring on spring! — February 28, 2019
  4. Welcome into 2019! — January 17, 2019
  5. PTSO board meeting, 11/13. All are welcome! — October 28, 2018

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Spring has sprung!

Hi families!  I hope you are finding your way outside to get some well-deserved warmth and sunshine! As we move quickly through April, some great events to watch for on the horizon: Student Showcase Fair, 5/2, 6-8pm, SLP Middle School (Great opportunity to see what those young minds are thinking about) Teacher appreciation week, 5/6-5/10, …

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Looking to get involved?

As we move toward the spring and look forward to next school year, there are opportunities to lead activities w PTSO. Open positions at this time: PTSO Co-chair:  Assist with communications, meetings and behind the scenes workings w PTSO.  An excellent opportunity to get to know how PTSO works SLP Reads chair (2 positions):  plan …

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Bring on spring!

Hi families, As the year marches on (if only Mother Nature would catch up!), let’s look forward to some great spring activities! Math night:  Friday, 2/1, SL gymnasium, 6-8pm PTSO meeting, 3/26, featuring Youth Frontiers as our speaker Student Showcase, 5/2 Also, free yoga is restarting next week, will be moving locations by week between …

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Welcome into 2019!

Welcome back, families! There are a lot of great events coming up in the next few months, as we move into the new year.  Our next PTSO meeting is next week already, Tuesday 1/22, with new timing as requested!  Start at 6:15, media center, Free childcare w dinner for the kiddos!  Our guest speaker will …

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PTSO board meeting, 11/13. All are welcome!

PTSO board meeting, Tuesday 11/13, 7 pm in the Susan Lindgren Media Center Highlights:  review survey results, discuss SLP Reads income and this year’s budget, review upcoming events and those just past! All are welcome!! Childcare is available

Ready, set, READ! SLP Read$ starts Friday 10/12!!!

SLP Read$ is the PTSO’s primary fundraiser that directly supports many of the school’s programs. SLP Read$ encourages children to read books in exchange for donations to our school. The fundraiser begins next week and all proceeds go directly to Susan Lindgren so that we can remain a truly excellent place for learning. Our goal …

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October news, it’s all about the books!

Here we go with month #2! Big week at school this week with school pictures on Wednesday, conferences Thursday evening and Friday, staff appreciation meal Thursday afternoon-evening, and our beloved book fair Thursday and Friday. The book fair is a great kick off to a month full of reading.  SLP reads is just around the …

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Yes, I mean, free! In the Susan Lindgren gym, one hour classes, 6:30-7:30 pm.  All levels welcome!  Bring a mat (if you have one) and water bottle. Free childcare available during class! Here are the dates: September 26, October 2, 9, 15, 22, 30, November 7, 14, 19, 26, December 4, 12, 19,  January 14

Welcome back!

With the start of the school year, many new beginnings at Susan Lindgren.  New principal, new facelifts to the school building, new air conditioned classrooms (just to name a few). There are some fun events coming our way this fall starting with Meet the Teacher night and ice cream social, then we jump into the …

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PTSO General meeting 5/8 and end of the year activities

Wow, so spring is here and summer is quickly approaching! Things coming up: PTSO General Meeting , Tuesday 5/8, 7-8:30 in Media Center;  guest speaker Debbie Wells, coordinator of Meadowbrook Collaborative; meet our new principal, Mr Pollock; updates on upcoming events, recaps of recent events and special recognition for Mr Johnson in his upcoming retirement; …

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Free yoga is back for the spring!

The ever popular yoga series is back. It’s free, drop in style (no need to sign up ahead of time), and there is free childcare! 6:30-7:30pm, Susan Lindgren Gym on the following dates: Monday, 2/28 Monday, 3/5 Tuesday, 3/13 Monday, 3/19 Monday, 4/2 Tuesday, 4/10 Tuesday,4/17 Tuesday, 4/24 Tuesday, 5/1 Wednesday, 5/9 Tuesday, 5/15 Tuesday, …

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Welcome back, SL families!

To start off our new year, we start with a general meeting for PTSO on Thursday, January 11th from 7-8:30  in the media center.  We have 2 guest speakers for this meeting!  Our first guest speaker is Denise Konen, who will be introducing her upcoming course “Talking about Race and Racism with Kids”.  Our second …

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November news…

1. Vote on Tuesday, November 7th:  School board elections, City Council and Referendum votes.  Remember:  there are 2 votes for the referendum:  one to continue the current funding of schools and programs, the 2nd to pass new funding for upgrades to schools, classrooms, expanding to fit our growing school community 2. PTSO Board Meeting:  Tuesday, …

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SLP reads!

Susan Lindgren Read-A-Thon 2017 The Susan Lindgren SLP Read$ (Read-a-Thon)campaign runs from Friday, October 13 through Monday, October 30. SLP Read$ is the PTSO’s primary fundraiser and directly supports many of Susan Lindgren’s student programs. Birthday books, student directories, yearbooks Field trips Family Fun Night, Math Night, Yoga Night Imagination Inventor’s Fair End of the …

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Minutes from 9/12 meeting are here…loads of info about upcoming referendum

Here are the minutes and a great summary of the upcoming referendum vote!  Please check it out! PTSO Minutes 09-17

And just like that, it’s October!

Hi families, I cannot believe it’s already October!  Thank you to all who were able to attend our first meeting of the school year.  Huge thanks to Astein Osei, who brought his enthusiasm and information to share with our school community!  Look for more information on the upcoming referendum vote in November. This week is …

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Read-A-Thon becomes SLP Reads, coming in October 2017

What is SLP reads?  This is the one fundraiser students do all year!  No delivering cookie dough, selling wrapping paper, etc. Kids read and collect donations from their families, friends, neighbors. All money collected goes directly back to this year’s students to cover cost of field trips, student directories, yearbooks and PTSO sponsored events, such …

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Honey and Rye pizza dinner fundraiser for school garden!

The 2nd annual Susan Lindgren school garden fundraiser will be held on Sunday, September 10th from 4-8pm at Honey and Rye Bakehouse (4501 Excelsior Blvd, SLP). This is a great event hosted by Honey and Rye with pizzas, drinks and delicious treats to purchase, all proceeds going to our very own school garden. For those of …

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Meet the new superintendent at the PTSO meeting 9/12

All are welcome! The first PTSO meeting will be next Tuesday 9/12, from 7-8:30 pm in the Susan Lindgren Media Center.  Astein Osei, our new superintendent, will be present and giving a brief presentation on his thoughts about future directions for SLP schools.  There will also be information about PTSO, updates on upcoming events and …

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Fall Walk, Bike and Roll to school week 9/11-9/15

The ever-popular Walk, bike or roll to school week is back!!  Monday through Friday, show up using human power and get your stickers! If you bus to school, just walk or run a lap around the field before going to class in the morning! So easy, so good to move our bodies before the school …

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