October 13, 2019
Hello and welcome to your latest Next Week at Key. We hope you are enjoying the long weekend!
Veterans Day Event Friday November 8: RVSP for Your Veterans
Please join us for a special program honoring our military service men and women on Friday, November 8. All veterans and current members of the military are invited to attend. Students who would like to invite veterans and current military members to our program should contact Ms. Linden (JLinden926@hotmail.com) by Tuesday, October 15. with the student’s name, grade, teacher, and the veteran’s name, relationship to student, branch of service, rank, and description of service.
Student Council Interest Meeting Wednesday at Noon
All students in grades three to five are welcome to gather in the library at noon on Wednesday, October 16, to find out about participating in Student Council. We will discuss roles and responsibilities, election processes, and activities of the Student Council. Please tell your student to join if they are interested!
Principal Appreciation Month
It’s Principal Appreciation Month so take a moment to let Dr. Landeryou know how appreciated he is!
DC Council Roundtable on Dyslexia
The DC Council will be holding its first ever hearing/roundtable on dyslexia and how it is — and should be — addressed by our public schools Monday, October 21, at 10 am in the Wilson Building, 1350 Pennsylvania Ave., NW. Please consider presenting your experiences/knowledge at this roundtable.
To sign up go here bit.do/EducationHearings or call the Committee on Education at (202) 724-8061. The deadline to sign up is 5 pm, Thursday, October 17.
Jelleff Field Update – Public Hearing Monday October 21
The DC Council has announced a public hearing involving the Jelleff Field Deal – which allows one private school’s exclusive access to the Jelleff playing field. Those interested can testify at the Public Oversight Roundtable on Monday, October 21. The announcement and details are here.
Old Safeway Site Opinions Needed
The Palisades Citizens Association (PCA) wants to know what your priorities are for the future of the old Safeway site at 4865 Macarthur Blvd. Please take five minutes to complete this important survey to not only register your concerns, but also to help us configure our negotiations with Trammell Crow, the new owners/developers, in the most responsive way. This survey will only be open for a brief period, so please respond as soon as you can. We need your help, and thank you!
Tuesday — Spaghetti w/ Turkey Meatballs w/ Breadstick or Turkey Pepperoni Pizza Margherita Pizza
Wednesday — Chicken Nachos or Chipotle Chicken Sandwich
Thursday — Buffalo Chicken Drumstick w/ Whole Grain Honey Corn Biscuit or AlaskanPollock Banh Mi Sandwich
Friday — Breakfast for Lunch: Cheesy Omelet & Pancakes or Meatball Sub Sandwich
Find all the details here.
Monday, October 14 — No School, Columbus Day
Friday, October 18 — PTO Movie Night
Sunday, October 27 — Harvest Festival
Thursday, October 31 – Halloween Parade, 2:45 pm