PRE-K & KINDER SUMMER PLAYDATES

Come join other families with children new (and old) to Patton elementary. We will meet at the 2nd Grade playground. Bubbles, play toys and ice cold treats will be available, so come join us!
Saturday,   Jun 10th  | 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Sunday,      Jul 29th   | 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM
Saturday,   Aug 19th | 9:00 AM- 11:00 AM

SUMMER READING

All set for summer? Summer is a great time for students to relax with a book and experience the pleasure of reading just for fun! And research has shown that reading just five books can protect students from a drop in reading levels known as the “summer slide”. Checkout tips for parents to keep your kids reading this summer.

AISD’s 5 Book Dive

AISD 5 book dive Take the 5 Book Dive – Keep your brain alive!  Keep track of the books you read on a 5 Book Dive bookmark. Bring it back to school in the fall and turn it in to your school librarian to be recognized as a Summer Reader. Show your completed 5 Book Dive reading log at BookPeople to get a $5 gift certificate!

Austin Public Library’s Summer Reading Program

AustinKidsDirectory_SRP2016ADThe Austin Public Library is your FREE ticket to a summer full of reading and loads of fun activities. Download the summer reading log and record the books you read. Then return this log to any Austin Public Library location between June and August, 2017 and earn two books to keep!

Check out the full list of Summer Reading Program events.

Scholastic’s Summer Reading Challenge

scholasticJoin the Scholastic Summer Reading Challenge! Read as many books as you can and then log your minutes to get awesome virtual prizes.

Check out recommended book titles.        

Barnes & Noble’s Summer Reading Program

B & NRead any eight books this summer and record them in your Barnes & Noble Summer Reading Journal. Bring your completed journal to a Barnes & Noble store between May 16th and September 5th, 2017. Choose your FREE book from the book list featured on the back of the journal.

Half Price Books’ Feed your Brain Summer Reading Program

Half price books summer eading programDownload and use this reading log.  Read for at least 15 minutes each day. Each week, add up your minutes & have your parent or guardian initial your log. Once you’ve read 300 minutes, turn in your completed log to your local HPB store to earn HPB Bookworm Bucks. By August 31, cash in your HPB Bookworm Bucks in store for books, music, movies & games.

REMINDER: SCHOOL SUPPLIES PAPER ORDERS DUE MAY 26

Reminder! Paper order forms for pre-packaged school supplies are due this Friday, May 26th! Order forms were sent home to parents in mid-April. You can also place an order online; the deadline for online orders is July 10th.

Click here to order school supplies online (Enter code: PAT010)

Purchasing the pre-packaged school supplies is the No Hassle, Easy Way! Save time and money. Avoid shopping hassles – no crowds, no traffic, no guesswork. School supplies come in a sealed box and include everything on the supply list for the year. School supplies are teacher approved and custom packed for each student. Pre-packaged school supplies will be available for pick-up in the cafeteria at the Meet the Teacher Open House.

Please contact our School Supplies Coordinator, Meggan Carcassi, with any questions.