Daily Bulletin

Tackan Elementary Bulletin for Tuesday, September 25, 2018

PTA Meetings

PTA Meetings will be held at 7:30pm in the cafeteria on the following dates: 9/20, 10/16, 11/14, 12/18, 1/15, 2/5, 3/5, 4/2, 5/7 & 6/4.


SEPTA Meetings

SEPTA Meetings will be held at NYA in room 222A at 7pm on the following Mondays: October 1, November 12, December 10, March 11, April 8 and May 13.


Tackan Clubs 2018-19

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 Band Rehearsals - Advisor Frank Scheno

Band Rehearsals will take place at 8:15am on the stage in the gym on the following Wednesday mornings:

  • 10/24, 10/31, 11/07, 11/14, 11/21, 11/28, 12/12, 12/19, 1/2, 1/9, 1/16, 1/23, 1/30, 2/6, 2/27, 3/6, 3/13, 3/20, 3/27, 4/3, 4/10, 4/17, 5/1, 5/8, 5/15, 5/22 & 5/29
  • Monday, 2/11 Dress Rehearsal for Winter Concert.

  • Grade 5 Orchestra Rehearsals - Advisor Frank Scheno

    Orchestra Rehearsals will take place at 8:15am on the stage in the gym on the following Tuesday mornings:

  • 10/23, 10/30, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/04, 12/11, 12/18, 1/8, 1/15, 1/22, 1/29, 2/5, 2/12, 2/26, 3/5, 3/12, 3/19, 3/26, 4/2, 4/09, 4/16, 4/30, 5/7, 5/14, 5/21, 5/28 & 6/4

  • Grade 5 Football Intramurals - Advisor Jack LaPrarie

    Football Intramurals will be held at 8:10am on the front playground. Students will stay in the gym if there is inclement weather. Intramurals will take place on the following Thursday mornings:

  • Football Intramural scheduled for Thursday,September 27 has been cancelled and rescheduled to Friday, September 28.
  • October 4, 11, 18, 25, November 1, 8, 15, 29 & December 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. Family Connect will take place on the following dates:

  • Tuesday: April 16
  • Wednesday: October 17, November 14, January 30, March 13, May 22
  • Thursday: December 13, February 14

  • Picture Days

    There will be 2 days for Picture Day - Wednesday, September 26 & Thursday, September 27.

  • Grades Kindergarten, 3 & 4 will have their photos taken on Wednesday, September 26 in the am.
  • Grades 1, 2 & 5 will have their photos taken on Thursday, September 27 in the am.

  • Meet the Teacher Night Grades 3-5

    Meet the Teacher Night will begin promptly at 7pm in the gym on Thursday, September 27.


    Meet the Teacher Night Grades K-2

    Meet the Teacher Night will begin promptly at 7pm in the gym on Tuesday, October 9.


    Picture Re-takes and Grade 5 Group Photo

    Thursday, November 1.


    PTA Fall Mum Sale

    All mums must be pre-ordered and pre-paid by Monday, September 17.

  • Plant pick up is on Thursday, September 27 from 4:30-6pm in the circle.
  • All plants not picked up on September 27 will be donated to the Tackan Beautification Committee, to be planted at the school.

  • Boosterthon

    Tackan has a goal to raise $15,000 for new technology and recess equipment. Students will participate in a multi-day fitness based fundraiser where they will learn skills to improve their character through this year's theme: Mindspark Mystery Lab. Important dates:

  • Wednesday, September 12 - Pledging Opens
  • Friday, September 21 - Pep Rally
  • Wednesday, October 3 - Fun Run

  • Columbus Day

    School will be closed on Monday, October 8.


    PTA Fall Book Fair

    Book Fair will be held Monday, October 15 through Friday, October 19 during student's library period.


    Parent-Student University

    Wednesday, October 17 at 7pm at Smithtown High School East


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