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Principal's Message

Tailgate Party is on Thursday, September 20th from 5:30 - 7:00. The school will provide hotdogs. Families will provide sides and drinks.
Every two years, we elect our parent representatives for our School Improvement Plan. Our meeting will be on September 20, 2018 at 5:30. After our annual Parent and Family Engagement presentation, we will vote on parent representatives. Will will also be having our "School-wide Tailgate Party". 
We would like to get nominations before the vote, so we are asking that if you would like to nominate someone for this opportunity / responsibility, you may nominate them in writing.
Please write a note stating:  I nominate _______________, and print / sign your name. 
You need to make sure they know you have nominated them and are willing to be on the ballot.  Please do not call the school with your nomination. In addition to taking nominations in writing, we will also give you the opportunity to nominate someone on the night of the presentation.
In order to be on the SIT, the following criteria must be met:
*Parent / Legal guardian of the student at OFE (Kindergarten - 5th Grade)
*Able to attend meetings
*Able to relay information to other parents
Please contact Mrs. Ward if you have any questions.
We look forward to seeing you there!

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School Supply List

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The following supply list is for all elementary schools in McDowell County. If you need assistance providing supplies for your child, please contact your child’s elementary school.

Teacher of the Year

Rebecca Shuford, OFE Teacher of the Year.

Rebecca Shuford, a kindergarten teacher, has been selected as 2018 - 2019 Teacher of the Year at Old Fort Elementary.

Box Tops for Education

Save your box tops! Maker sure they have not expired. Place only 50 box tops per baggie (if possible). Turn them in to classroom teachers or the office to earn money for our school!

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Progress Reports Go Home
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Leader Lunch - Habit 1
Date: 9/28/2018
Walk to School
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Maude and Ethel Variety Show
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