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Mark your calendar! Friday, April is our annual Wogathon fundraiser.
PTA is looking for donations of prizes for this great event. The students work very hard each year raising money for Neal Dow. If you can donate any prizes please contact Dawn Stafford.
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Picture Retake Day

 Picture Retakes
October 25th




Dear Neal Dow Students, Families and Friends:

I would like invite the Neal Dow students, families and community members to

join us at our third annual Parade of Lights. We have had a great turn out the

last two years.

This event has been a lot of fun. It was postponed and is now this Saturday the 22nd.

This Saturday around 11:00am we will meet here at Neal Dow if you would like to help decorate the trailer. I am open to ideas If you have a generator let me or your teacher know. 
I will be staging the trailer on Normal St, between 4th and 5th Street. The Parade starts at 7:30pm. I will be there earlier. Remember to get your lights and you can come in costume the theme is Wonders of the Wild or wear your Neal Dow colors. 

 I am very excited to be participating in this years

Parade of Lights. 

Thank you all for your continued support for the finest school in Chico,

Mr. D. Murgia

California Distinguished Shool


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1420 Neal Dow Ave. Chico, CA 95926
(530) 891-3110
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The Neal Dow Chess Team is up and running for the 2014-15 tournament season. Neal Dow Elementary currently has a chess team with 29 players who are representing all 7 grades of our school. We are one of approximately 12 north valley teams with almost 150 student competitors from schools as far north as Corning and as far south as Yuba City.  The Neal Dow team meets on Wednesdays after school until 3:20 to prepare for our monthly chess tournaments. If your child is interested in joining the team they need to contact Mr. Obe in room 4. The only requirement is that the student is able to play a chess game unassisted. There is also a small membership fee of $35. Scholarship opportunities are available for families with such a need.


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