Welcome to Foley Elementary School

 
Valentine's Day at FES. Feb., 2017
Won't you be my Valentine?!
FES Kindergartners love to work and play on Valentine's Day!

FES - The Building Blocks to Success

February Monthly Events:
February 24 - Schoolwide Pajama Day!
February 24 - PTO Family Movie Night - 5:30 - FES Cafeteria

March Monthly Events:
March 6 - Early Childhood Screening
March 7 - Conferences 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
March 7 -  FES Scholastic Book Fair 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
March 9 - Conferences 8:00 am – 8:00 pm – NO SCHOOL
March 9 - FES Scholastic Book Fair 8:00 am – 8:00 pm
March 9 - Yearbook Order Deadline
March 10 - NO SCHOOL
March 14 - Preschool Registration 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
March 14 - Elementary PTO Meeting - 6:30 - FES Media Center
March 17 - St Patrick’s Day – Wear Green!!
March 17 - Critter’s and Company
March 20 - Early Childhood Screening (last one until the fall)
March 29 - Spring Pictures Grades K & 1
March 30 - Spring Pictures Grades 2 & 3
March 31 - In-Service Day – NO SCHOOL

Family Movie Night - Feb. 24th, 5:30pm, FES Gym
Come Join the Foley Elementary Parent Teacher Organization in a FREE Movie Night, featuring the movie "Trolls"! This free event will be held in the FES Gym, with Jimmy's Pizza and Concessions available for purchase beginning at 5:30pm, with the free movie starting at 6:15pm. Bring your blanket and join us for a fun evening! Chairs will be provided!

Order Your Yearbooks Now!
Once again this year, FES will be offering Yearbooks for sale. You may order online by visiting YBPay.lifetouch.com and use code 9155817. It's easy and convenient. Ordering deadline is March 9th!

Spring Conferences Reminder!!!
Conference Reminders will be sent out on Friday, February 17th. If you have not already done so, please sign up for a spot as soon as possible.  To set up a conference with your child’s teacher using SignUp Genius - Click Here! The link will take you right to the website. Then, at the very top of the page, click on “Find a Sign Up” and then “Search by the Teacher’s Email”.

Scholastic Book Fair - Foley Elem School, March, 2017Scholastic Book Fair to be held during P/T Conferences! Mar. 7 & 9!
A Scholastic Book Fair fund-raiser will be held Tuesday, March 7th and Thursday, March 9th in the FES Media Center during Parent/Teacher Conferences. The book fair fund-raiser will be open on Tuesday, March 7th from 3pm - 8pm and again on Thursday, March 9th from 8am – 8pm. Please mark these dates on your calendar and plan to visit this wonderful fundraising opportunity for our FES Library!  60% of the profits from this fund-raiser come right back to help us buy new books for our FES Library!


National School Breakfast Week is March 6-10 - Take the School Breakfast Challenge"
No time for Breakfast at home...Let your child start their day off with a school breakfast. School breakfast provides a sunny, focused, energizing start to your child's day. We have a fun week planned with new breakfast items and a surprise visitor each day to help serve up breakfast. We would love for you to come and join your child for breakfast.
 

Preschool Registration to be Held - March 14th, 4 - 6 pm!
Preschool Registration will be held on Tuesday, March 14th, from 4-6pm at FES. Sign up for School Readiness, ECFE Preschool and Early Childhood Family Education Classes for children 18 months to 4 years of age! Click here for complete information!

March Food Drive - March 13 - 24!
The second grade “Goodness Gorillas” will be collecting food for the C.R.O.S.S Center.  Please help us reach our goal of 1,000 pounds of food.  Donated food items may be placed in the designated boxes located in the hallway outside the lunchroom.  We will collect food and household items March 13 - 24.

Spring Picture Day - March 29th & 30th!
Picture day is coming Wednesday, March 29th & Thursday, March 30th - watch for order forms coming home with our students! School portraits by Lifetouch offer casual, studio-style photography that gives students more freedom to create a look that's truly their own. Spring pictures will only be taken of those students whose parents have returned the order form with payment.
 
The Allstate Foundation Helping Hands in the Community Grant, FES, Feb., 2017FES Receives $1000 Grant from the Allstate Foundation "Helping Hands in the Community" Grant!
The staff and students of Foley Elementary School were excited to receive a check for $1000 from The Allstate Foundation thanks to their “Helping Hands in the Community” Grant.  Nichole Koehn from Tony Jarousek's office in St. Cloud and Sauk Rapids volunteered at our elementary school and allowed us to be eligible for this generous grant.  

Kindergarten Registration held Feb. 7th - You May Still Register!!
Kindergarten registration was held on Tuesday, Feb. 7th, at Foley Elementary School, for all children eligible for Kindergarten in Fall of 2017. If you missed this night of registration, but would still like to enroll your child, please contact the FES office at 320.968.7286. Children must be 5 years of age by September 1, 2017, to be eligible for Kindergarten. See the full information - Click here!

MN DNR Eagle Cam - 2017Recycle Your Printer Cartridges - Ongoing Fundraiser for FES!
We are excited to start a new and easy fundraising opportunity in our school. Cartridge World is asking parents, families, and staff to bring in their empty printer cartridges for the Recycling Rewards program.  In exchange for the empty cartridges, Cartridge World will pay the school based on the quantity collected.  We will have a recycling container in the Elementary office (next to the Labels for Learning Box) where you can turn in your used cartridges.  


Peep - Foley Elementary LogoContact Us:
Foley Elementary
743 Penn St.

Foley, MN  56329
Office 320.968.7286
Fax 320.968.8608

Contact FES Office 

Principal: Mrs. Maria Erlandson
 
 
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