February 2, 2020
Hello and welcome to your latest Next Week at Key! Here’s what you need to know for the week ahead.
Auction Update: Tickets On Sale Now — New Sign-Up Parties are LIVE
Looking for your lost shaker of salt? Come to the 2020 Key School Auction! You can buy your tickets now here (https://one.bidpal.net/keyauction). It’s a fun night for an important cause – our kids! Join us in toasting the school and pretending we are on a beach far far away in Florida. Can’t make it to the event? Check out the website to sponsor a teacher’s ticket or donate. Every dollar earns goes to the PTO to support Key Elementary.
Sign-up parties are incredibly popular and fun! At a sign-up party, a host sponsors an event and participants pay to attend — with funds going to support Key! Come check out these fun happenings and sign up here (https://one.bidpal.net/keyauction/browse/fixedPrice) to join. Bowling at Congressional, St. Patrick’s Day, and Hot Chocolate sign-up parties are now online!
Special Auction for tickets to Balanchine + Ashton, a Washington Ballet Performance at the Kennedy Center Sunday, February 23, at 2 pm. The roaring 20s are back and it’s time to celebrate. From a lively and jazzy Broadway production to divine elegance, witness bellwether ballets by 20th-century dance titans George Balanchine and Sir Frederick Ashton. Bid today by clicking here (https://one.bidpal.net/keyauction/browse/19(details:item/17) Auction Bidding Ends January 31 at 8 pm.
Have an idea for your own signup party you would like to donate/host? Email Beth Donahue (firstname.lastname@example.org) for more information
Thursday Night Dinner Volunteers Needed
Looking for a fun way to volunteer for the school? Why not provide a Thursday Night Dinner! We still need volunteers for the second half of the year. All you need to do is prepare your favorite dish or simply order a meal from one of our local restaurants and have it delivered or deliver it in person. For more information, and to sign up, go here https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0449acab2da1f49-thursday.
Write Beginning Handwriting Camp Summer Registration Now Open
A great summer camp option is the Write Beginnings Handwriting Camp, cursive and print instruction for ages 4 to 14. Handwriting is a very powerful tool and empowers children’s learning and creative writing. Non-Key school students are welcome to attend! Sessions begin June 20. Write Beginnings will offer extended hours this year, from 11:30 am to 4 pm via Arts Camp with Ms. Palm or Sports Camp with Mr. Colton. (Sport camp ages 4 to 12 welcome, Arts Camp, ages 4 & Up.) Contact Ms. Linden at email@example.com or visit www.camphandwriting.com for more info. Private instruction is also available.
Monday — Veggie Tortellini w/ Cheesy Breadstick or Honey BBQ Chicken Sandwich
Tuesday — Teriyaki Grilled Chicken w/ Vegetables and Brown Rice or Teriyaki Veggie Burger w/ Pineapple Slaw
Wednesday — Black Bean & Sweet Potato Taco Surprise by 2019 Future Chef Winner Kimberly Lee or Chicken Quesadilla
Thursday — Kickin’ Black Bean & Cheese Enchilada or Hot Turkey & Cheese Sandwich
Friday — Rainbow Veggie Chili and Tortilla Chips or Turkey Sausage Pizza Cheese Pizza
Find the full menu here.
Monday, February 17 to Friday, February 21 — February Break, No School
Saturday, March 7 — Key School Auction
Friday, March 20 — Professional Development Day, No School
Friday, March 27 — Key School Science Fair
Sunday, March 29 — Grounds Clean Up
Monday, April 13 to Friday, April 17 — Spring Break, No School