ICSAtlanta 5th grade

Chinese New Year spirit wear t-shirt design contest. Please review the contest rules, and submit your entries HERE! The winner (or winners) will have their design (or elements of their design) featured on our Mandarin track's spirit wear t-shirt for this school year.



Reminders and updates!

(1) Our International Holiday Market and Chorus Event is quickly approaching (Saturday, December 10th)! Our language tracks are still in need of food donations. Please click below to sign up for food or food-related supplies--please note that you are welcome to cross language tracks if you have something to contribute to another track! :)

Mandarin

German

French

Spanish


(2) ICSAtlanta's English team is proud to present their long-sleeved spirit wear shirt for this year's International Holiday Market and Chorus Event. Please click HERE to view the t-shirt. Visit our online store, or click HERE to purchase yours! Please note that ordering will only be open one week and will close THIS Friday, December 2nd at 5 PM.


(3) We have raised slightly over $95,000 so far, and TODAY is our last day of our Fall Giving Campaign! Please consider supporting our awesome school and being part of the 100% participation and $100,000 goal. Please DONATE today--we are SO close!


(4) Don't forget to encourage your child(ren) to enter our Chinese New Year spirit wear t-shirt design contest (due THIS Friday)! Please review the contest rules, and submit your entries HERE! The winner (or winners) will have their design (or elements of their design) featured on our Mandarin track's spirit wear t-shirt for this school year.


(5) After School Program (ASP) parents, please remember that one-time only registration for ASP for the entire spring semester (January through May) is now open through December 12th at 10 AM. Click HERE for more information and to register for your child's guaranteed spot in ASP for the entire second semester of school!

(6) It's time for our ICSAtlanta Holiday Giving Tree 2022! Each year, ICSAtlanta has a Giving Tree to support families in our ICSAtlanta community who could use a helping hand during the holiday season. We need your assistance to make our Giving Tree a success! Please take a moment to check out our Virtual Giving Tree. When purchasing, allow your gift to be shipped directly to the ICSAtlanta registry address, so that we can ensure our families receive their gifts in time! We will continue to add items to the list over the next few days, so check back often, please! The deadline to purchase gifts is Monday December 5th.


Messages from ICSAtlanta's PTO

It's Taco Tuesday!

On Tuesday, December 6, head over to our next Spirit Night at Chronic Taco, located at 970 North Point Drive in Alpharetta (near Guitar Center). Tell them you're with ICSAtlanta, and a portion of the proceeds will come back to the ICSAtlanta PTO.

The PTO Membership Meeting is Tuesday, December 6th, at 7 pm!

Our Spirit Night will last from 3 to 8 PM, but don't forget there is a virtual PTO Membership meeting at 7 PM as well! Please click here to join the ICSAtlanta PTO Membership Meeting!

PTO Membership Meeting

Tuesday, December 6 · 7:00 - 8:00pm

Google Meet joining info

Video call link: https://meet.google.com/ emu-kkov-bvk

Or dial: ‪(US) +1 269-783-5048‬ PIN: ‪581 884 130‬#

More phone numbers: https://tel.meet/emu- kkov-bvk?pin=7474656792313

Save the date for our PTO's Run the World with ICSAtlanta! On Sunday, March 5, 2023, the ICSAtlanta PTO will hold our annual 5K and Fun Run. This is a family-friendly event open to the community to promote fitness and raise funds for ICSAtlanta's PTO.

PTO Virtual Silent Auction: The PTO is now in the planning phase of the 2023 PTO Virtual Silent Auction, which will be held at the end of February/ beginning of March.


Ongoing Reminders:

(1) ICSAtlanta Club parents, please remember that clubs are over for this semester (after today) and will resume the week of January 9th.

(2) It's time to purchase yearbooks! Visit our website or click HERE to order! Yearbooks will be on sale for $50 from now until March 10th.

Coming Soon: If you have a Kindergartener, 5th grader, or 8th grader, you will be able to purchase a student yearbook "ad" for your child through our ICSAtlanta online school store. This is a separate purchase from your yearbook purchase (2 different purchases, one through Jostens and one through our online ICSAtlanta school store). If you have any questions please contact yearbook@icsatlanta. org.

(3) Don't forget that ICSAtlanta's International Market and Chorus Event will be held on December 10th from 3-5 PM in the Lower Campus parking lot. Click HERE to view our flyer. This year, our holiday market event will consist of student performances, student-created crafts, and foods that represent the cultures and traditions of countries that speak Spanish, Mandarin, German, and French. Each language track will have a display of crafts and foods, and we hope to see students from all language tracks at this fun ICSAtlanta event.


Curriculum Night Presentation

FY23 5th Grade Welcome, Parents!

Save the date: curriculum night!

Curriculum Night for 5th Grade will be on Thursday, August 18 @ 5-6:15PM

We are very excited to invite you to our virtual Curriculum Night on Thursday, August 18th at 5PM. We will meet for 45 minutes. In addition, immediately following our general session, we will have breakout sessions, so you can also meet your child’s other teacher(s) if you would like.


For our general session, please join us via meet.google.com. To enter the virtual session, please use your child's school account and email address, and click on “Join or start a meeting” and then enter the nickname: Warmath/Cairns (depending on your child's English teacher).


For the breakout sessions, please join the individual teacher via meet.google.com. To enter the virtual session, please use your child's school account and email address, and click on “Join or start a meeting” and then enter the nickname:


L2 teachers will have a drop-in session from 5:45-6:15 PM to answer questions or give further specifics for their subject(s). Nickname: Ding, Davis, Llamozas, McCoy.


We look forward to seeing you all next week!


5th Grade Teachers



welcome to 5th grade!

Welcome to fifth grade! We are so excited to kick off a new school year with you on August 1st!

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