Coffee With the Principal

Enjoy morning coffee in the kinder courtyard and chat with Ms. Paulos on Thursday, January 29 at 8:30am. Her door is always open.

Welcoming parents and community members, this casual meeting provides a forum for dialogue about current events on campus.2014-15TwoUpFlyers.indd

The Book Fair is HERE!

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The Scholastic Book Fair kicks off Friday morning, November 7 after the assembly (8:30am). The Book Fair will be open daily during recess, lunch and after school from 10am – 4pm.

This year the Fair coincides with Parent/Teacher conferences to better fit in with busy parent schedules. Fair days will be November 7, 10, 12, 13, 14, 17 and 18.

Please visit our Book Fair while you are at your Parent/Teacher conferences.  Come a little early to browse, or stop by after your meeting and get a head start on holiday and birthday gifts.

ONLINE SHOPPING
If you are out of town or cannot make it to our Book Fair, you can also help support our school byshopping online Diary of a Wimpy Kid #9: The Long Haul -

  • Email our Book Fair link and wish lists to family and friends
  • All orders are free to the school
  • Browse an expanded book selection – all ages though adult

TEACHER WISH LISTS
We have teacher wish lists posted at school, if you would like to  support your children’s classrooms and purchase books.

HELP US MEET OUR GOALMaze Runner Movie Tie-in -
We are poised to have a phenomenal Book Fair and are working towards increasing our sales goal by 5% over last year.  Our November Book Fair goal is $5700.  With your help we can crush it!

If you would like to help out at our Fair, there are still many ways to assist, even if you can just stop by for an hour or less. Sign me up to help.

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Contact your Book Fair Chairperson, Alicia Casilli, with any questions.

Book Fairs Mobile App

Free
Book Fair
App!

Download to your device before the Fair to find right-fit books! Learn more!

Pre-holiday Scholastic Book Fair Opens Friday

Short Avenue Elementary School is bustling with delightful enthusiasm and excitement as we await the Grand Opening of the Pre-holiday Scholastic BOOK FAIR this week after our First Friday Assembly!

If you are out of town or can’t make it to our Book Fair, you can also help support our school by shopping online.

  • Send wish lists to family and friends
  • All orders ship free to the school
  • Browse an expanded book selection – all ages through adult

Check out a preview and be sure to join us in the Library!

Our Schedule

  • Thurs, Nov 6
    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Set Up the Fair:
    Library Closed
    11:00 AM-12:00 PM
    Teacher Preview
    12:00 PM-2:00 PM
    Student Preview
  • Fri, Nov 7
    8:30 AM-9:00 AM
    Grand Event:
    Welcome! Shop after the assembly!
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Student Shopping:
    Shop for yourself and get holiday gifts too!
    2:20 PM-3:30 PM
    After School Event:
    Family shopping time!
  • Sat, Nov 8
    CLOSED
    8:00 AM-8:00 PM
    Book Fair Closed
  • Sun, Nov 9
    CLOSED
    8:00 AM-8:00 PM
    Book Fair Closed
  • Mon, Nov 10
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Student Shopping
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    After School Event:
    Parent Teacher Conference and BOOK FAIR!
  • Tues, Nov 11
    CLOSED
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Book Fair Closed:
    School Closed
  • Wed, Nov 12
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Student Shopping
    2:00 PM-4:15 PM
    After School Event:
    Parent Teacher Conference and BOOK FAIR!
  • Thurs, Nov 13
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Student Shopping
    2:00 PM-4:15 PM
    After School Event:
    Parent Teacher Conference and BOOK FAIR!
  • Fri, Nov 14
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Student Shopping
    2:15 PM-4:00 PM
    After School Event:
    Parent Teacher Conference and BOOK FAIR!
  • Sat, Nov 15
    CLOSED
    8:00 AM-8:00 PM
    Book Fair Closed
  • Sun, Nov 16
    CLOSED
    8:00 AM-8:00 PM
    Book Fair Closed
  • Mon, Nov 17
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Student Shopping
    2:15 PM-3:30 PM
    Open for Shopping:
    LAST CHANCE SHOPPING for PARENTS!
  • Tues, Nov 18
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    Student Shopping:
    LAST DAY! Remember holiday gifts!
    1:00 PM-4:00 PM
    Pack Up the Fair

Volunteers Needed to Help in the Scholastic Holiday Book Fair

Scholastic Book Fair BannerMark your calendars for next Friday, November 7, because the Scholastic Book Fair starts directly after the assembly.  We already have 12 sneak peek books in the library right now, so you can start adding them to your wish lists.

We will be previewing BookTalks next week in the library during recess to encourage book recommendations and create excitement.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
We need your help to make this Book Fair a success.  Please help by signing up for times when you are available.

SNEAK PEEK

Angel Donation Update

Many thanks to the contributing families for our Angel donation drive. Our total to date is $3625 with only 24 families participating. We have roughly 200 families at Short, just imagine what we could do if we everyone participated! AngelGauge2014