#SpartanNation January 28

Forest Grove SpartanNation

Early Dismissal Reminder:  Starting February 4, PV Schools will dismiss early every Friday through the end of the school year.  Previously scheduled Wednesday early dismissals will change to full school days.  PVHS dismisses at 12:05pm; PVJH dismisses at 12:55pm; Elementaries dismiss at 1:30pm.

Spring Concerts:  We wanted to get this exciting news on your calendar!  Forest Grove will be having an all-school concert during the day on April 5!  This is taking place of our Fine Arts nights.  Look for more information in the coming months!

Transition to 7th Grade:  We would like to invite you and your child to a meeting on the following dates in the PV Junior High gymnasium to begin assisting with the transition to Pleasant Valley Junior High School.  Due to space restrictions, we are limiting attendance to 2 members per family (2 Adults or  1 Adult and 1 Student).

Wednesday, February 23rd from 5:30-6:15pm for students currently attending Hopewell, Bridgeview, Cody and Forest Grove Elementaries.

Wednesday, February 23rd from 7:00-7:45pm for students currently attending Pleasant View and  Riverdale Heights Elementaries.  

These sessions will be an opportunity to meet the Junior High counseling staff and administration to discuss programs, policies, and procedures at Pleasant Valley Junior High School.  We hope to address all of your questions and concerns through this forum.  Course selection and course information will be provided to all 6th grade students at the elementary conferences.

FROM THE PTA

Preparing for 2022-2023: Reminder, if you haven't done so already, please take this quick survey to provide feedback on PTA-sponsored events/committees you'd like to see added for the 2022-2023 school year. We appreciate your continued support!  

Meetings: Our next meeting will be Tuesday, February 15th at 9:00am in the school cafeteria. A link to attend virtually will be provided on our Facebook page and the PTA website

Staff Appreciation/Teacher Conferences: Our next event will be dinner during in-person conferences night, Thursday February 24th. We will create a taco bar to keep everyone well-fed throughout the busy night. Please sign up here to help! Items must be dropped off by 3:15pm on Thursday,  February 24th in the office. If you have any questions, please email Kristen Mueller at kmmuel@gmail.com. 

Book Fair: Our next book fair will be the week of February 21st.  It will be open at school from 3:00-6:00pm on Tuesday, February 22nd and from 3-8pm on Thursday, February 24th.  Please sign up here to help! 

ATHLETICS & ACTIVITIES

PV Girls Youth Basketball Night:  Click here for more information about this February 1st event.  Players get into the game FREE if they’re wearing their jersey or any PVGBB gear!

PV Boys Youth Basketball Night:  Come on out to the PVHS basketball game on Friday, February 4!  If you wear your PVJH or Spartan Youth team baskeball jersey, you get in for free.  Teams will be recognized at halftime with a team poster signing following the game.  Click here for more information.

COMMUNITY OPPORTUNITIES

Girl Scouts: Do you have a Forest Grove student interested in joining Girl Scouts? If so, please take this short survey! 

Quest for Christ Club: We are excited to offer this new before-school club at Forest Grove! We will meet on Friday mornings from 7:30am to 8:15am, beginning January 28th through April 1st. It is open to 1st through 6th graders.The program will feature games, songs, Bible messages and small group discussion.  It’s a great time to meet new friends and learn more about the Bible. If you're interested, please register here. Please fill out a new form for each child participating. If you have questions, please contact Robbie Smith at (919) 633-0996 or texasaggie_00@hotmail.com.