Poole’s Page January 18th, 2018

Poole’s Page January 18th, 2018

 No Mass Tomorrow

Mass has been cancelled for tomorrow, Friday, January 19 as Father Mike Hann is recovering from the flu.


Peek into 2018-2019 on Tonight, January 18 6:30pm

This is a great opportunity for our Kindergarten through 7th grade parents to visit next school year’s classroom and hear from the teacher.  Please join us!


Parent Portal Closes

Tomorrow, 1/19, Parent Portal will be closed.


8th Grade Bake Sale Tomorrow, 1/19, during lunch



Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

In support of Cervical Cancer Awareness Month, please wear teal + white on Monday, January 22, 2018! Please donate $1.00 or more! Homeroom teachers will collect donations. Thank you!

The Student Council Association Presents Family Movie Night -Grades K-8

Get ready to enjoy some quality time with your LHS family! Our Main Feature Ratatouille will be shown in the gym on Friday, January 26th. The doors open at 6:00 pm!    Lots of snacks and fun will be in store!

Please be sure to send in your attendance slip and $5 per family by TOMORROW, Friday, January 19th!  Thank you!
Movie Night will be great fun for the whole family. Parents must stay for the fun.


Spirit Nights Thursday January 25, 2018 come out and support LHS by enjoying dinner at The Bone BBQ from 4pm-close at their Manassas location (15% will be donated back to the school).  Also, Thursday February 1, 2018 enjoy lunch or dinner at Giuseppe’s in Haymarket (20% goes back to the school).  It’s a half- day so lots of time to stop by and support an LHS alum and our school.  Mark your calendars for the next Skate-n-Fun Zone night on February 27.

 Bingo planning: The next meeting of the PSG to plan Pajamma Jammin’ Bingo is Wednesday January 24, 2018 at 6:30 in the cafeteria.  We hope to see you there!
 Box Tops:  Keep saving those box tops!  Also, don’t forget to check out the app that lets you count them without clipping! https://www.boxtops4education.com/bonusapp

Website:  Don’t’ forget to check out all the PSG news on our website at: https://lintonhall.edu/parents/lhspsg/


Purchased Drop off/Dismissal Spots

Every year we present for auction several prizes.  One of these prizes is a Reserved Priority Parking Space.  This space is reserved for the present year’s family to be able to park at the beginning of the car line during Drop off and Dismissal.


Jan Brett Competition

It is time to try to win a visit to the school by author Jan Brett!
Please visit the website below and fill out the entry form.  Tell all your friends, neighbors and family members too!  Last time we won an autographed poster from Jan Brett.  Let’s go for broke this time!

Items Needed for 2 Upcoming School Murals:

We are asking each student and staff member to send in each of the following by Jan. 17/18 for our upcoming school murals:

  • Use the leaf pattern sent home on 1/9 to cut out and decorate to represent your family for our “Family Tree” mural- make it colorful and creative, include your family name and family photo
  • Send in a 4×6 photo of your child with a BIG SMILE for our “Be the Reason Someone Smiles” mural


Catholic Schools Week Meal Packing Service Project:

Our service project for January to tie into Catholic Schools Week is to provide weekend meals to school aged children in Prince William County Schools who during the week rely on their school to provide them with breakfast and lunch.  They do not have access to reliable food during the weekend and on school breaks. LHS students will help provide and pack meals on Feb. 1 for kids in our communities to have weekend meals.  We are asking each student to please bring in the following items to your classroomby Jan. 17/ Jan. 18:

  • Preschool PreK Frogs (16): 10 pack of juice boxes
  • Preschool PreK Elephants (15): 10 pack of juice boxes
  • Preschool PreK Honeybees (16): 2- 6 packs of easy mac and cheese microwavable meals
  • Preschool PreK Fox (16): 2- 6 packs of chef Boyardee type microwavable meals
  • Preschool 3-day Bears (11): 2- 6 packs of fruit cups or applesauce cups
  • Preschool 3-day Owls (11): 2 boxes of instant oatmeal packages
  • Preschool 3-day Turtles (13): 6 pack of fruit cups or applesauce cups
  • Preschool 2-day Fish (11): 2- 6 packs of non-perishable milk boxes
  • Preschool 2-day Cubs (11): 12 pack of small water bottles
  • Kindergarten (19): 1 large box or granola bars
  • 1st grade (22): 12 pack of small water bottles
  • 2nd grade (15): 2 boxes of instant oatmeal packages
  • 3rd grade (16):  6 pack of fruit cups or applesauce cups
  • 4th grade (20): 1 package large brown paper lunch bags (larger than regular size to accommodate enough food) and 6 pack of fruit cups or applesauce
  • 5th grade (22): 1 large box of granola bars
  • 6th grade (17): 2- 6 packs of easy mac and cheese microwavable meals
  • 7th grade (16): 2- 6 packs of chef Boyardee type microwavable meals
  • 8th grade (11): 2- 6 packs of non-perishable milk boxes
Inclement Weather Policy
Linton Hall School is guided by the Prince William County Schools inclement weather decisions.
If Prince William County Schools are closed, Linton Hall School is closed.
If PWC schools have a 1 hour delay, LHS will have a 1 hour delay.
Students are to arrive at 9:00-9:15am. There will be morning extended day beginning at 8:00am and Preschool.
If PWC schools are having a 2 hour delay, LHS will have a 2 hour delay.  Students are to arrive between 10:00-10:15am. There is morning Extended Day beginning at 9:00am and Preschool.
If PWC schools close early, LHS will determine a closing time and notify the school community by posting the dismissal time on the LHS website and sending a community email.  Please check these two sources first before calling the school office.  The website will be kept up to date as soon as decisions are made.  Extended day will end at 5:00pm.
If a delayed opening occurs on a day when LHS is scheduled to dismiss at 11:45am, there will be NO school on that day.
If PWC cancels after school activities, all LHS’s after school activities are cancelled. Extended day will end at 5:00pm.
All LHS parents are encouraged to subscribe to the PWC E-News. Subscribers to E-News can choose to receive closing announcements by email, text message, or both.  To register online, go to the “How do I?” box on the PWCS website at pwcs.edu, and select “Receive Email News” or click the PWCS E-News icon at the bottom of the home page.  Our emergency system School Messenger, will only be used if PWC Schools are not in session and LHS has to make a decision in case of inclement weather.
Amazon Fundraising

Every time you shop on Amazon using our link, LHS will receive a 10% donation from Amazon.  We won’t know who made purchases or what they ordered, the school just gets a check each quarter. So easy!  Please shop by clicking on our link:  https://www.amazon.com/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&linkCode=sl2&tag=linhalsch-20&linkId=90f03dd20b8a2f7975d4ff2c16a654bc