Highland News Leader

Grantfork news for the week of March 10

Grantfork Elementary

Registration for children that will be entering kindergarten this fall can be done by phone. Call the Alhambra Primary office at 488-2200 and answer a few short questions. In April, parents will receive a letter with details of all items needed for full registration. Kindergarten visitation will be on May 6. Children must be registered to attend.

Alhambra and Grantfork Schools will combine to hold a Eureka Math Night on Thursday, March 10 at 6:30 p.m. at Alhambra Primary. The purpose of this evening will be to share information and to ease some of the concerns about the math program.

The next PTO meeting will be on March 15 at Alhambra Primary at 6:30 p.m.

Spring break will be March 21-28, with classes resuming on March 29.

PARCC testing will begin March 7-18. The tests will be given in the mornings.

Grantfork UCC

The annual rummage sale will be on Thursday, March 17 from 3 to 7 p.m.; on Friday, March 18 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and on Saturday, March 19 from 8 a.m. to noon. Items may be placed to the back of the stage in the Educational Building. Please label for sale or for the textile trailer. Please, no TVs.

The confirmation class collected 97 cans of soup during the “souper bowl” for the Highland Food Pantry and $13 in cash. The confirmation class will be serving Easter breakfast on Sunday, March 27 at 8 a.m.

To submit items to the Grantfork News, email riepshoff@yahoo.com or call 488-7603 or (618) 910-9215.