Greetings Middle School Parents and Guardians:
Can you feel it? May is here… which means the end is near! And lots going on.
This week there will be the last PACA Forum on Wednesday (8am) featuring Kelly Vaziri and Sara Wunsch. PACA Officers for the 2019/2020 school year will be voted on as well. Join us in the Crane Outdoor Learning Center for a lite breakfast!
Then come back on that night (still Weds May 1) for Celebrate the Arts! Enjoy a glass of wine in the art gallery at 6pm before the final orchestra concert at 7pm.
Sunday May 5th is CAPSA’s HOLI celebration at school from 2-4pm. See the details below.
Next Saturday May 11th is the PACA Spring GALA! 80s style! Details are on the Spring Galawebpage. If you have not already done so, please consider contributing to your class baskets through your grade-level parent. They will take donations of items or cash contributions toward the purchase of items.
CAPSA (Columbus Academy Parents of South Asia group) is hosting a HOLI celebration on May 5th. Details below!
WHY: To celebrate “Holi” – Hindu festival of colors, celebrating the arrival of spring and triumph of good over evil but mostly to get together and have fun! WHEN: Sunday, May 5th from 2-4pm
WHERE: Lower School Playground/Blacktop
WHO: Everyone in the CA community is welcome!
WHAT: Color throw, delicious food from Tandoori Grill, Kona Ice Truck, Bollywood music and more!
WHAT TO WEAR/BRING: Wear white or light colors that you don’t mind getting powdered colors on! Glasses or goggles are also a good idea. Bring a picnic blanket or lawn chairs to sit on!
Coming up at the end of May…
7th Grade: Please Save the Date for the Class of 2024 Party year-end at Woodside Green Park (in Gahanna) on May 30th, from 4-8pm. Details to follow.
8th Grade: MS Closing details will be coming out from your grade-level parents. Everyone should save Friday, May 31st at 7pm.
Mr. Arnold wanted to get the following important dates out to our families. More specific information will be sent out from him at the end of the week:
May 17 – Middle School Advisor Conferences (All Day)
May 20 – Fifth to Sixth Grade Transition Meeting (6:30 pm – 7:45 pm) in Dining Hall
May 21 – Sixth to Seventh Grade Transition Meeting (6:30 pm – 7:45 pm) Location TBA
May 24 – 7th Grade Exams
May 28 – 29 – 7th and 8th Grade Exams
May 30 – Last day of school for ALL students
May 31 – Middle School Closing Ceremony, Mandatory for ALL 7th and 8th Graders (7pm – 8:30 pm)
Have a great week!