Tackan Elementary Bulletin for Tuesday, May 22, 2018
The last PTA meeting will be held at 7:30pm in the cafeteria on Tuesdays, 6/5.
Tackan PTA Upcoming Events
Please visit the PTA website at www.tackanpta.com for upcoming events and important information.
Tackan Clubs 2017-18
Transportation for before and after-school clubs is the responsibility of the parent/guardian. If there is a school delay or cancellation, the club will be cancelled and NOT meet on that day.
Grade 5 Baseball Intramurals - Advisor Mr. Jack LaPrarie
Due to the large number of students interested in Baseball Intramurals, there will be two separate groups. Baseball Intramurals will meet before school at 8:30am on the following Thursdays:
Grades 3-5 Student Council - Advisor Mrs. Loretta Siciliano
Student Council will meet in room 30 at 8:30am on the following Mondays:
Grades 3-5 Book Club - Advisor Mrs. Christina Kolahifar
Club will meet at 8:30am in room 37 on the following Friday morning by grade level:
Grades 3-5 Makerspace Club - Advisor Mrs. Michelle Robinson
Due to the overwhelming interest, Makerspace Club will be split into two groups. Meetings will be at 8:25am in the Library on the following Thursdays:
Grades 3-5 Tackan Times - Advisor Mrs. Loretta Siciliano
Meetings will be at 8:30am in the Library on the following Thursdays:
Grade 5 Orchestra Rehearsals - Advisor Mr. Frank Scheno
Orchestra will meet on the following Tuesday mornings at 8:30am in the gym:
Grade 5 Band Rehearsals - Advisor Mr. Frank Scheno
Band will meet on the following Wednesday mornings at 8:30am in the gym:
Tackan Girls Lacrosse Club - Advisor - Mrs. Sheehy
Girls Lacrosse Club will take place after school from 4-5pm on the following Wednesdays: 5/23, 5/30 & 6/6.
Family Connect No homework will be assigned so that Parents/Guardians will use this opportunity to do something fun with their child(ren) during the time normally reserved for homework.
We have coordinated our dates with Great Hollow Middle School.
Family Connect will be on the following Wednesday:
No homework will be assigned so that Parents/Guardians will use this opportunity to do something fun with their child(ren) during the time normally reserved for homework. We have coordinated our dates with Great Hollow Middle School.
PTA Health & Wellness Spring Walking Club
Club will be meeting at 8:55am on the playground for an invigorating walk on the following Fridays, weather permitting: 5/25, 6/1 & 6/8.
PTA Healthy Tastings If you would like your child to participate, you must sign the permission slip and return to your child's teacher by the deadline for that week's tasting. Without a permission slip, students will be unable to participate in the Healthy Tastings for that week.
Healthy Tastings will take place on the following Fridays:
If you would like your child to participate, you must sign the permission slip and return to your child's teacher by the deadline for that week's tasting. Without a permission slip, students will be unable to participate in the Healthy Tastings for that week.
Friday, May 25 from 4:30-6:30pm on the Front Playground.
Pre-K Bus Ride
Our Pre-K bus ride through the neighborhood is scheduled for Tuesday, May 22 at 11am. Please arrive at Tackan by 10:55am. No sign up is necessary.
Kindergarten QU Wedding
Friday, May 25 at 10am in the cafeteria.
Memorial Day - School Closed
Monday, May 28
Grades K-5 Tackan Field Day
Thursday, 5/31. Raindate: Friday 6/1 at Nesconset Elementary field on Browns Road from 10am-1pm. Kindergarten will return to Tackan at 11:45am.
Principal's On Target Ceremony
The next On Target Ceremony will be held at 2:30pm in the cafeteria on Tuesday, June 5.
Grade 5 Picnic
Tuesday, June 5 at Moriches Park in St. James from 9:45am-1:30pm.
Grade 4 Annual Poetry & Art Gallery Night
Wednesday, June 6 at 6pm at the Deepwells Mansion on Route 25A and Moriches Road in St. James.
Grade 5 Band & Orchestra Concert
Thursday, June 7 at 7pm in the Tackan gym.
Grade 3 Animal Research Exhibit
Thursday, June 7 in the cafeteria from 10-11:30am.
Family Movie Night
Friday, June 8 at SHSE. Details to follow.
Grade 5 Variety Show
Tuesday, June 12 at 7pm.
Thursday, June 14.
Half Day of School for Elementary Students
All District Elementary Schools will have a half-day session on Friday, June 15.
Grade 5 Moving Up Ceremony
Tuesday, June 19 at 10:30am on the front field at Tackan.
Last Day of Elementary School - Half Day
The last day of school will be a half day on Thursday, June 21.
Tackan's 2018 Graduating Class Family Celebration
Thursday, June 21 from 4-7pm at Ivy League Camp located at 211 Brooksite Drive in Smithtown. This is not a PTA or school run event.
Superintendent's Conference Day - Staff Only
Friday, June 21.