MannWear Is IN!!

MannWear clothes that were ordered are in! Please have you or your child pick them up in the Main Office with Ms. Rosa. Everything is labeled by last name, so make sure your child knows what name the item/s are under. Thank you for your doers. Any questions, please contact Sarah Fielding.

Halloween Schedule

Mann School will be celebrating Halloween on October 31st. The schedule for the day is as follows: 7:55 am - 12 noon: regular morning; 12 noon - 1:15 pm: lunch all grades; 1:15 - 2:15 pm: class parties; 2:25 - 2:50 pm: outside costume parade; 2:50 pm: dismissal. At 12:00 pm students exercising the option to change into costumes at home will be dismissed onto the blacktop. Note: to ensure your child is dismissed at noon, please notify your child's classroom teacher at least one day in advance that he/she will be coming home to change. Kindergarteners may wear costumes to school.

Oktoberfest Items Still Available!

Online Items:
Midtown Fitness: 1 month membership and 4 personal training sessions: $100
Tutoring: 90 minutes of in-home tutoring, including the Applerouth ACT book: $70

Sign-up Parties:
- After school snack and volleyball fun with Mrs. Sullivan, Nov. 6: $25 per student.
- Pizza, music and games after school with many of our Mann teachers, including Mrs. Domalick and Ms. Beljung, Nov. 3: $30 per student
- Watch the Book of Life in Spanish after school, Feb. 6, 2015: $25 per student
- Watch the Disney movie "Frozen" with the Kindergarten Team on Feb. 18, 2015. Dress up like your        favorite Frozen character (optional): $25 per student

Please contact if you are interested. There are only a few spots left for most items. Spots will be filled in the order they are received. Thank you for your support! Mann PTO Oktoberfest Committee

International Fun Fest - Thursday, Nov. 13 from 6:00-7:30 pm

Join a night of family fun featuring internationally themed games, activities, crafts and food. All of this is being provided for FREE by the PTO! Mark your calendars for a quick trip around the globe at Mann!

Mann School Geography Bee - Thursday, Nov. 13 at 7:30 pm

Hey 3rd, 4th and 5th graders, it's time again to show off your knowledge of geography! The annual Geography Bee will be held on Thursday, Nov. 13 at 7:30 pm immediately following the International Fun Fest. This year the grand prize is pizza, Red Mango dessert and a movie for you and a friend! The study guide will be available later this week on the Mann website and a sign-up poster will be in the lobby.

Internet Safety Meeting - Tuesday, Oct. 28 at 6:30 pm

On October 28, Holmes Elementary School will be hosting a presentation about Internet Safety titled "Mind Your Kids' Business". The event is open to ALL District 97 parents/guardians. Click HERE for details.

The Teal Pumpkin Project

This Halloween, supporting an allergy friendly holiday, FARE is encouraging food allergy families to start a new tradition: painting a pumpkin teal and placing it on your porch as a sign to other families managing food allergies that you have non-food treats available at your home. Your teal pumpkin is also a way to raise awareness in your neighborhood about food allergies! Purchasing inexpensive non-food treats to hand out is a great way to include all children in trick-or-treating, and we hope that the Teal Pumpkin Project will be a tradition for years to come. Click HERE for more!


10/28 Internet Safety Meeting
10/31 Halloween Parade
11/3 Mann School Turkey Trot
11/5 PTO Meeting 8:15 am
11/10 Veteran's Day - no school
11/13 International Fun Fest


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Volunteer Opportunities are endless with the PTO. To sign up and make a difference at Mann School, click HERE!

Yearbook Photos

We really want your kids in this year's yearbook, so start submitting photos now! The deadline for submission is Saturday, February 14. Please send any school related photos to

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