D38 Deliberates: A Community Engagement Opportunity
The public is invited to this community engagement opportunity on Monday, November 6, 2017, at 6:00 p.m. in the District Administration Building. Two very important topics of interest to the D38 and Tri-Lakes communities will be addressed: future options for D38 6th grade students and use of the Grace Best facility. A trained facilitator will lead small group discussions. This is a chance for your voice to be heard! See this flyer for more details.
DAAC 6th Grade Public Forum
The D38 District Accountability Advisory Committee (DAAC) will be conducting a public forum on Tuesday, October 24, at 6:00 p.m. to discuss 6th grade options, specifically in regard to returning 6th grade to the middle school level. The public is invited to submit questions for consideration at this event. Send questions to DAAC@lewispalmer.org.
Monument Academy High School Expansion Application
Monument Academy Charter School has submitted the required application materials to expand enrollment to grades 9-12, beginning with ninth grade enrollment for the 2019-2020 school year. The application and supporting documentation are available for download here.
Upcoming Board of Education Election
Two LPSD school board director seats will be up for election in November 2017. These two seats - Director District 1 and Director District 3 - will be for 4-year terms. Details on candidate eligibility, the election process and timeline, and other important election details can be found here.
LPSD Finance Audit Results
Lewis-Palmer School District’s credit rating is again Aa2 which is above the nationwide school district median. Moody’s Investors Service, an independent credit rating agency, judged LPSD’s financial position as very strong exhibiting sound financial management.
Fall Book Fair - October 23 - 27
Thursday: 9:00AM - 6:15PM (Extended evening hours during our school Read-A-Thon!)
Friday: 9:00AM - 1:00PM
A special preview sale will be held on October 19th from 9:00AM-5:00PM during parent/teacher conferences.
We need Book Fair Volunteers to help shoppers and operate registers. Sign up here!
For the most up-to-date information, visit our Fair homepage here. Can’t come to PWES? The Online Fair will be available from October 18 - 31 via the Fair homepage.
Come for the Fair and stay for the Read S'More Read-a-Thon!
Thursday, October 26th, from 4:00 - 6:15PM
Our Read-a-Thon will include fun activities while you shop, including book readings by local high school students, western-themed snacks, crafts, and book raffles every 15 minutes*
We are looking for 5-6 small, free-standing dome tents to be used during the Read-a-Thon. If you have a tent that you would be willing to loan, please contact Christin Horky (email@example.com)
*No child care provided and you must be present to win.
PWES Parents of Students in Grades 1 through 5
Fox 21 News would like to visit Prairie Winds on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, and videotape our students reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. Grades 1 through 5 will be the participating grades. The film footage of our students reciting the Pledge of Allegiance will be broadcast on various mornings during the school year. In order for your child to participate in the grade level filming of the Pledge of Allegiance, Fox 21 requires that a Tape/Talent Release be completed for each participating student. NO STUDENT WILL BE ALLOWED IN THE FILMING WITHOUT COMPLETING AND SIGNING THE RELEASE. These releases must be turned in NO LATER THAN Tuesday, OCT. 17, 2017. Only one student per release form, please.
Harvest of Love & Tri Lakes Cares Annual Food Drive
October 4 - November 1
Most needed food items: Tomato Sauce & Paste, Oatmeal, Pancake Syrup, Canned Fruit, Rice, Canned Meats (tuna,salmon, stews,chicken), Chili, Beef Stew, Soup, Jelly/Jam, Applesauce Cups/Fruit Cups, Juice Boxes, Granola Bars, Cheese/Peanut Butter Crackers, Pretzels, Pudding Cups, Single-serving Cereal Boxes, Nuts, Fruit Snacks, Sun Chips, Trail Mix Packs, Goldfish Crackers, Veggie Straws, Peanut Butter, Ensure Boost Drinks. Non-Food items: Deodorant, Shampoo & Conditioner, Razors, Egg Cartons, Aluminum Foil, Plastic Wrap, Multi-purpose Spray Cleaner
Cash donations are also accepted and appreciated!
Muffins With Mom
Come enjoy muffins on Friday, November 3rd, 7:45 - 8:40AM
Invite your mom, stepmom, grandma, aunt, or even your neighbor!
Enjoy juice, muffins, pastries and coffee with your family!
We hope to see you there!
School Supplies for 2017-2018
If you ordered your school supplies before the deadline via Edukit, they will be delivered directly to the classroom.
Find our Prairie Winds Facebook page!
Click on the logo and begin "following" us for another way to stay connected to everything happening at school.
Bring a book, take a book at the Little Lending Library in the Commons area.
A great way to pass along all those books you have outgrown to a new reader!
"You can teach a student a lesson for a day; but if you can teach him to learn by creating curiosity, he will continue the learning process as long as he lives."
- Clay P. Bedford
Main Office: 8:00 to 4:15
Class Time: 8:50 to 3:45
Kindergarten (1/2 Day): 8:50 to 12:00
Unless otherwise stated, all hours are Monday through Friday.