Inspiring Excellence. Inspired Students.

Inspiring Excellence. Inspired Students.

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Pennies for Patients

Our French Creek K-Kids are asking you to PLEASE join us in our support of the Pennies for Patients program!  French Creek students are currently participating in The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s (LLS) Pennies for Patients program until April 7, 2017.  Students are presently collecting money to support LLS’s mission: to find cures and ensure access to treatments for blood cancer patients.  Any donation – pennies, nickels, dimes, quarters, bills and checks are all graciously accepted.  Any checks should be made out to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.  

Last Call for Yearbook Orders! 

The deadline to order a 2016-2017 yearbook has been extended until Friday, March 31st.  Click here for the order form.

Fun Fair Raffle Baskets

There are still opportunities available to donate items for our Fun Fair raffle baskets.

Citadel Heart of Learning Award Nominees

The Citadel Heart of Learning Award is a nationally-recognized program through Citadel Banking and the Chester County Intermediate Unit. The award is designed to honor and thank Chester County’s teachers while raising awareness of the impact on students, families, and the entire community.  Congratulations to our French Creek Citadel Heart of Learning Award nominees: Mrs. Allander, Mrs. Holmes, Ms. Roland, Mrs. Stone, Mrs. Troutman and Mrs. Yarbrough.

Disability Awareness Month: Shoe Design Contest!

We would like to congratulate Carrington Louis on being selected to represent French Creek in the CCIU Disability Awareness Month Shoe Design Contest. The contest was open to Chester County students in grades 6-12 and artists were asked to design a shoe celebrating all abilities.  Carrington created a patchwork shoe design promoting the idea of “Connecting ALL Abilities No Matter What.”  Carrington’s artwork will be posted on the CCIU website and social media sites. Please click here to vote for her design.

April PTA Meeting

Our next PTA meeting will be on Wednesday, April 5th at 7:00 PM in the Intermediate Commons.

2017 PSSA Testing Window

Please mark your calendars. Students will be completing PSSA assessments on the following dates. As a reminder, requests for Non-School Sponsored Travel cannot be approved during the PSSA testing window.

Grades 3–6 Language Arts                  April 3rd –7th

Grades 3-6 Mathematics                     April 24th –28th

4th Grade Science                                May 1st-5th

Save the Date:

Kindergarten Round Up will be Thursday, May 4th. Additional information will be sent home closer to the big day.  Current Kindergarten students should NOT attend on this date.