Poole’s Page November 3rd, 2016

Poole’s Page November 3rd, 2016


Working Together at Linton Hall School
Open House This Sunday
Our first Open House will be this Sunday, November, 6th at 1:00pm.  Word of Mouth is a powerful tool.  So, spread the word to friends and family.
Great Ghost Chase is Tomorrow!  

Students will have class tomorrow morning before the GGC, upper school will have periods 2, 3 and 5.

All parents are encouraged to attend the GGC, a school-wide event full of tradition!  Members of the Marine Corps will be on the course participating with the students, parents and faculty.  Below is the itinerary for the event:

10:45 am – Welcome, opening prayer, National Anthem, and rules review in gym

11:00 am – Pre-K course start on the Pre-K playground

11:30 am – K-8 Competitive divisions begin on soccer field

12:00 pm – K-8 Non-competitive divisions begin on soccer field

12:30 pm – Parent/faculty division begins on soccer field

1:00 pm – Awards in gym (Competitive division and Potter Award)

NOTE:  Only competitors wear racing bibs. Males and females begin together
in each age group and division.



The canteen will be open tomorrow with food and snacks to purchase. Click HERE for a Menu form.


GREAT GHOST CHASE Volunteers needed for Nov. 4th

A handful of opportunities are still available.

To help with course set up, click here (link to: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e48a9a72fa4f94-ggcrace)

To be a spotter on race day and to help with course clean up, click here (Link to: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e48a9a72fa4f94-ggcvolunteers)

For questions, please contact Denise Preble at dp4fitness@verizon.net.


Identikid Photos

Reminders have gone out today for Identikid photos to be taken on Monday, November 7th.  Order forms were sent home on Monday, but if you need another please contact the Main office.


Boys Basketball Begins

Boys Basketball practices will begin Monday, November 7th from 3:30-5pm. Practice will be held every Monday and Wednesday unless a game is scheduled for that day.  Permission and Physical Forms can be found on the Linton Hall School website under Parents>Forms.  All forms must be turned in before the first game which will be played on Monday, November 21st.


LHS Class of 2017 “Holiday Delights” Tasting & Instagram

Parent-Teacher conferences are about to get a whole lot more exciting! On Friday, November 11th, from 9:00 – 4:30, the Class of 2017 will hold a “Holiday Delights” special tasting of our home made cookies and nuts!  See pictures of all our product offerings on Instagram by searching “holidaydelights2017“!  Remember, when you purchase a “Holiday Delights” gift for the Prince William County police, the Class of 2017 will deliver the gift on your behalf with your family’s personalized message!  Orders are due by Tuesday, November 15th.  Order pick up at LHS is Friday, December 9th.  Contact the “Cool Cuisine” rep, Mary Stern, at maryastern@gmail.com with “Holiday Delights” questions!

For the”Holiday Delights” products list, please click HERE

For the Cookie Descriptions, please click  HERE

For the Holiday Delights Order Form, please click HERE

For the Check Your List Twice list,  please click  HERE





Yearbooks are Here!

Pre-ordered 2015-2016 yearbooks went home at the beginning of this week.  But there are still a few extras.  If you would like to purchase one, please stop by the front office. If you have any questions, please contact Ms. McGee at lhs@lintonhall.edu.




OCEW to be Rescheduled

OCEW classes scheduled for November 8th and 9th have been canceled.  Rescheduled dates will be posted soon.


Our Preschool

Our LHS Little Sprouts had fun celebrating Halloween.  We started the day with a staff play based on the book, The Great Monster Hunt By Norbert Landa and Tim Warnes and then had fun singing, “Looking for Dracula” (the Halloween version of Going on a Bear Hunt).

A special thank you to all the mommies and daddies who helped plan some fun class parties in each of our classrooms!

And another special thank you to Ricarda Ruch and Corrinne Turner for helping our LS Staff get our creativity on with our cute Minion costumes!!











Spirit Night

Who is in the mood for some yummy Italian? Dine at Giuseppe’s Ristorante Italiano, Thursday November 10th from 4pm to 9pm and 20% goes back to the school!  Remember to bring your FLYER.  See you there!



It’s that time of year when food and family come together! Within our LHS community, there are some wonderful bakers and chefs.  Now is the time to share your talent with everyone!  Be a part of the LHS cookbook by submitting as many recipes as you’d like.

There are two ways you can submit recipes: online or handwritten.  For information on submitting online click HERE .  Click HERE  to hand write your recipe.  Cookbooks will be available for purchase in the Spring; a perfect Mother’s Day gift.  This is going to be a keepsake in our family and I hope yours too!


Get Ready For Some Holiday Cheer!!

The LHSPSG is excited to offer some wonderful items to help you celebrate the Holiday Season!

Make your Thanksgiving dinner prep easier this year and let Buckland Farm Market bake your pies! All orders are due no later than November 15th and will be freshly baked and delivered to LHS for pick-up on November 21st. Click HERE for the order form.

Share the joy of the Christmas season with gorgeous, fragrant evergreen wreaths, sprays, and centerpieces that add instant Christmas cheer to any setting. All items are shipped directly to the recipient’s door-making them the perfect gift for out of town friends and family! View all the products HERE . Order online until December 16th at www.mickmanholidaygifts.com and use the code LINTONVA001 at check-out.



And the Box Tops winners are……… THIRD grade for K-8 and the Dragonflies preschool class!  Third grade will receive a Dress Down Day chosen by Mrs. Poole and Mrs. Rennolds and the Dragonfly class will have a pajama day chosen by Mrs. Adzima.  Thank you to all who participated!!!



Thank you for all who attend this year’s Bingoween!  We had record breaking participation and fun was had by all!  We look forward to seeing you at the next PSG event!



The next PSG meeting is Thursday November 10 from 8:30am-10:30am in the lunchroom.  All are welcome!


Let the Bells Ring Out!

Bell Choir is back again at Linton Hall School.  Lead by Mrs. Paula Debes. Click HERE for more information and HERE for the registration form.


November Menu