March Newsletter


March 6       Science Fair Projects Due

March 7           Southwest Shakespeare—Julius Caesar

March 9           School Carnival

March 15         Early Release (11:30 a.m.)

March 15         Report Cards Issued

March 18-22     Spring Break

April 1             AZ-Merit Testing Week Begins

Science fair projects are due Wednesday, March 6.  Students will leave their projects in the class for Science Fair from 3:15-5:00 p.m.

AZ-Merit testing will be April 1-3 for fifth graders. Make sure your child is on time for school those days and has had a substantial breakfast. Students should also bring in a healthy snack.

For those students going on the Lake Powell trip that did not do the tax credit, a payment of $125 is due, April 1. The remaining balance will be due by April 30.   Make your checks payable to Benchmark. Chaperones, we need your completed payment of $380 by April 30 as well. We have many exciting events for this unique excursion, and we are anticipating a fantastic trip.


Fifth Grade Teachers