Thursday, June 6

May Term

Lunch:  Bag Lunch

To Report an Absence – call the front desk at 507-663-8806 x 0, or send an e-mail to khansen@arcadiacharterschool.org   Please contact us when your student will be absent from school, arrive late to school or leave school for an appointment, family event, etc. 

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Yearbooks are here!  We have a few extra yearbooks to sell.  If you would like to purchase one, please see Kim at the front desk.  The cost for a yearbook is $25.00.  

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Attention Seniors:  All graduates will meet Lisa at Armory Square at 9:30 am on Friday, June 7 for a 30-45 minute rehearsal and a few pictures (no need to bring cap/gown to rehearsal). All students must arrange a ride to and from Armory Square. Note we will be entering up the steps facing Division street (there is an accessible entrances on the side street facing the Family Fare grocery store for those that need that). 
***Evening arrival – all graduates must arrive between 6:15 and 6:30pm with their caps/tassels/gowns for the Commencement Ceremony — Commencement will begin at 7pm. Gowns will be returned to Lisa following commencement – please leave gowns with Lisa (there will be a basket for the gowns to be placed up in the balcony). 
There will be cake following commencement. 
Looking forward to seeing everyone! 

– – -Please join us during the 15 year celebration at 6 pm in the Great Room for a short program to thank Barb for her work as Arcadia’s director and to welcome Laura to our community!
The rest of the festivities (Music! Games! Food! Art for sale!) will be taking place outside, so bring a blanket or a lawn chair and come join the fun from 4- 8pm. 
Spread the word! Remind your friends! See you there! 

– – -Students attending the 15 year Arcadia Celebration that want to volunteer to run/lead a carnival game please sign up on the front closet door, or talk to Tami.  
– – -Attention, drummers: Bob wants you to come and drum at the 15 year celebration this Saturday from 4:00 to 5:00. We have many alums who drummed when they were in school here, and we hope they’ll drum with us- it’ll be fun. You must sign up on the sheet on the closet door at the front of the school- go do it now! 
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Hello Parents!

As you may know we have our 15 Year Celebration coming up on June 8th from 4-8pm.  We are still in need of more volunteers to help with set up, clean up, parking, etc.  If you plan on being there and wouldn’t mind volunteering for a portion of the time please click on the link below and sign up for a spot.  
Volunteer Sign Up

Thank you so much for supporting our school, and I hope to see you there!
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During May Term attendance is vital…These are very short term courses with much of the day spent participating in experiential learning.Grading and credits earned are directly tied to being present and participating in May Term:

Full Day May Term Attendance (0.50 total credit for a full day class)

  • A student can miss 1 full day of class without reduced credit.
  • Every 4 tardies count as 1 missed day.
  • After 1 missed day:
    • 0.05 credit taken off for each missed day.

Half Day May Term Attendance (0.25 total credit for each half day class)

  • A student can miss 2 full half day May Term classes without reduced credit.
  • Every 4 tardies count as 1 missed day.
  • After 2 missed days:
    • 0.05 credit taken away for every two days missed.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

Friday, June 7 – Last Day of School – Early Release

Friday, June 7 – Senior Graduation 7:00 – 9:00 pm at the Armory Square Event Center

Saturday, June 8 – ARTech/Arcadia 15th Anniversary Gathering at Arcadia – 4:00 – 8:00 pm