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PTA Meeting


2018 -2019

Neal Dow PTA Welcomes You!

Here you will be able to find out when all of the meetings are along with other PTA happenings throughout the school year. 
The Neal Dow PTA provides support for our students and our school in numerous ways. Please become an involved member of our PTA. You are a valuable member of our community! 
 time date event

 8/16/18 1st Day of School
Back to School Night  6:00-6:30 Grade 1-3 } 6:30-7:00 Meet the staff in the MPR 7:00-7:30  Grade 4-5 } 7:30-8:00 5th Grade Camp
 5:30pm -7:30pm 8/30/18 Back To School BBQ
  9/3/18 Labor Day No School
 7:30am-12:30pm 9/7/18 Neal Dow Dragon Dash Color Run: The Dragon Dash is our Biggest fundraiser of the YEAR! The students will run the track as parents and teachers douse them in color powder! 
 6:30pm 9/11/18 PTA Meeting
 6:00pm-8:00pm 9/13/18 5TH grade Fundraiser at Cal Skate for Shady Creek Environmental Camp
   9/14/18 Picture Day
 6:30pm 10/9/18 PTA Meeting
 11:00am 10/6/18 & 10/13/18
Float building for the Chico Parade of Lights
 7:00pm 10/13/18  Chico Parade of Lights. This year's theme is EXPLORATION from deep sea to deep space and everything in between!
   10/23/18 Picture Make up Day
  11/2/18  End of first grading period
  11/9/18  Parent Conferences NO SCHOOL 
  11/12/18  Veteran's Day Holiday NO SCHOOL
 6:30pm  11/13/18 PTA Meeting 
6:00pm- 8:00pm  11/15/18 Holiday Basket Auction: Each classroom will create a themed basket for auction. Families, friends, neighbors and the community will be invited to Neal Dow to bid on the baskets! The proceeds will go to help fund the many PTA sponsored school events for the year!
   11/19/18 - 11/23/18  Fall Break NO SCHOOL
Kindergarten Registration 8:30 am- 2:00 pm
 5:30pm- 7:30pm 12/7/18  Supper with Santa: Students and their families can come and enjoy a low cost yummy meal! After dinner, Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there for a picture opportunity. Another part of this event is preparing food baskets for a charity in need. This year we will be donating to the Young Parent Program at Fairview High School.
 6:30pm 12/11/18 PTA Meeting
Minimum Day Schedule }
Kindergarten= Regular schedule
1-3 Grades= 8:15-11:40
4-5 Grades= 8:05-11:25
   12/21/18 - 1/7/19  Winter Break NO SCHOOL
   1/8/19 First Day Back
 6:30pm 1/8/19 PTA Meeting
   1/21/19 Martin Luther King Holiday NO SCHOOL
   2/11/19 -2/14/19  5th Grade at Shady Creek Camp
 6:30pm 2/12/19 PTA Meeting
   2/15/19 Lincoln's Birthday NO SCHOOL
   2/18/19  President's Day NO SCHOOL
 6:00pm- 8:00pm 2/22/19  Family Fun Night: It's a math night, a science night, an arts and crafts night and many more! This is a free event to all Neal Dow families. Come enjoy a night of activities designed around a theme!
   3/1/19 End of 2nd grading period
6:30pm 3/12/19 PTA Meeting
   3/15/19  Minimum Day Schedule }
Kindergarten= Regular schedule
1-3 Grades= 8:15-11:40
4-5 Grades= 8:05-11:25
  3/18/19 - 3/22/19   Spring Break NO SCHOOL
 6:30pm 4/9/19  PTA Meeting
   4/19/19  Spring Travel Day NO SCHOOL
   4/22/19  In Lieu of Admission Day NO SCHOOL
   5/6/19 -5/10/19  Teacher / Staff Appreciation Week
 11:00am- 1:00pm  5/7/19  Teacher Appreciation Luncheon:This luncheon is an event we parents hold for our teachers. The entire teacher appreciation week is themed and each class brings treats for the teachers in the staff room. On Tuesday we provide a luncheon for the teachers.
 6:30pm 5/14/19 PTA Meeting
 5:30pm - 7:30pm 5/17/19 Dragon Festival: This is a fun family event! We have carnival booths, food, and even a Chili Cook Off! The funds raised at this event start to help teachers get enough supplies to start up their next school year.
   5/27/19 Memorial Day NO SCHOOL
   6/5/19 5th Grade Promotion
Minimum Day Schedule }
Kindergarten= Regular schedule
1-3 Grades= 8:15-11:40
4-5 Grades= 8:05-11:25