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January 6, 2016 - Volume 10 Issue 13

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2015-16 Theme Verse:  Jesus looked at them and said, "With man this is impossible, but with God all things are possible."

-Matthew 19:26

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January 18 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day - No School / Child Center Closed

January 26 - End of Second Quarter

January 27 - Spirit Day - Literature Character

January 28 - Open House

January 29 - Noon Dismissal (K-8)

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In Case of Snow

Winter has arrived and you never know when or if we will see the white stuff on the ground in Seattle. Here are some ways to get Fairview's snow closure information - just in case :)

1. Check your email - an email will be sent to all parents through our RenWeb program - if we do not have your current email please update in the office.

2. Visit Fairview's web site (fcsseattle.org). 

3. Call 206-832-2288

4. Listen to local news - we often follow Seattle Public Schools for snow closures and will call into the major TV stations. We will not have late starts - other schools districts do this in order to insure they get all there buses out giving the roads time to improve.

We know there are many families that live more north where snow can be more of an issue - we make the call to close by what it looks like in and around Fairview. If we remain open and there is snow on the ground where you are and your route to school does not seems safe please wait until it is before leaving.   

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Fairview Robotics Club

Fairview's robotic team competed in the First Lego League qualifying event Odle Middle School, just south of Factoria on December 12. They did an AWESOME job and came in 12th out of 38 teams this is AMAZING for their first time competing!

 

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Open House

January 28th we will be hosting  our ANNUAL Open House. This will start at 6p! This is a time that we will open our school to visiting families for a preview of classrooms and the wonderful educational program we offer at  Fairview. This would be a great opportunity for you to invite your friends to visit  the classrooms and ask questions about curriculum, activities, etc.

We do have a few PRE-K, K and middle school spaces available for next year. 

AND---Don't forget about the Win-Win referral program!

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Scrip Profits to go to Playground improvements.

  As we begin the new year we want to be sure we are maximizing our scrip program and we need your help. Our plan is to send home weekly order forms in your child's Wednesday packets(or for child center with your child's daily report). 

If there is anyone that would like to help us office gals get this program running a bit more smoothly- please let us know!

Here are a few places that we have on hand. 

Target, TJ Maxx/Marshalls, Old Navy/Gap, Bath and Body Work, Starbucks, Rite Aid, Walgreens, Macy's, Barnes and Noble, Movie tickets from Regal and AMC

 For more information see the office or check out shopwithscrip.com

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from the West Wing

New beginings. Aren’t you thankful for new beginnings? A new year is upon us and that always brings to mind new beginnings. This past Sunday at Fairview Church we sang the following song. It spoke to my hear then and continues to do so today. As you read the words, let them sink into your very being; hold on to …

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Author: Sharilee West

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