PTO Bulletin

Shepherd PTOPTO Bulletins

Happy New Year, Mustang families!
We have a lot going on already as we kick off January with a BANG! Hope to see you at
Movie Night tomorrow or the Camp Fair and PTA meeting next Wednesday!

Community Movie Night – TOMORROW – Doors open at 6:15 pm (movie
starts at 6:30 pm)
Bring your friends, family and neighbors to come watch “Christopher Robin”
tomorrow (Friday, Jan 11). Bring chairs or a sleeping bag and join us in the
Multipurpose room. Entry is free and concessions and Shepherd gear will be on sale. A
HUGE thanks to Shepherd Park Citizens Association for sponsoring!

SCHOOL SPIRIT TASTES GREAT!
Restaurant Night at Chipotle in DT Silver Spring – Tues, Jan 15 form 5-9
pm
Get out for dinner with the family and show this flyer to help us make some $$ for
Shepherd PTA!
Chipotle-flyer.pdf

NO SCHOOL DAYS with Star Achievers – Jan 22 and 23, 2019
Come have fun for the ultimate play date on the upcoming days off from school!
Register here: https://www.sesstarachievers.com/

PTA Meeting and Summer Camp Fair – next Wed, Jan 16
Summer Camp Fair will be in the Atrium from 5-7 pm and the PTA meeting will
start at 6:30 pm in the Multipurpose Room.

DCPS Soliciting Feedback on SY 2019-20 Calendar Proposals
DCPS is looking for feedback from the community on the SY 2019-20 calendar. The first
day of school will be Monday, August 26, 2019 for traditional calendar schools and
Monday, August 12, 2019 for extended year schools. Based on these starting dates, we
have developed proposals for the 2019-2020 school calendar and are inviting public
feedback. Please encourage your students, staff, and community members to review
the proposals on the DCPS website and share feedback by Friday, January 25.

2019 Deal Open House Dates and Musical
Open houses are an opportunity for prospective families to tour Deal and get
information for the 2019-2020 school year.
• Friday, January 11th – 9:00-11:00 (Principal’s chat at 9:45)
• Saturday, January 26th – 9:00-12:00

Another good way for future Deal students to become familiar with the school is to
attend a school performance. The 7th grade musical is this month:
SEUSSICAL, the 7th grade musical
Thursday, January 17 at 6:30 PM
Friday, January 18 at 6:30 PM
Saturday, January 19, 2019 matinee