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LCTA PTA eROAR, September 27th, 2023


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LCTA PTA eROAR, September 27th, 2023 Become a PTA member today! Only $10 per parent/guardian for the entire school year. https://lyles-crouch.memberhub.com/store 🗓 Subscribe to the PTA calendar 🗓 Upcoming Dates: Friday, September 15 - Sunday, October 15: National Hispanic Heritage Month Friday, September 29, 7:45 - 8:30 am: Uniform Locker Open Monday, October 2: School Custodian Appreciation Day Wednesday, October 4: Walk/Roll to School Day Monday, October 9: Indigenous Peoples Day (No School) Tuesday, October 10: PTA General Membership Meeting (Zoom) Wednesday, October 18: Unity Day (Wear Orange for Kindness, Acceptance + Inclusion) Friday, October 20: Reflections Applications Due Monday, October 23: Picture Day Friday, October 27: End of First Quarter Monday, October 30: Teacher Work Day (No School) Tuesday, October 31 - Thursday, November 2: Lion Fest Table of Contents

  • Lion Fest: We need your help!

  • Custodian Appreciation Day: Please send in your cards

  • Reflections Art Contest: Enter Today!

  • Book Fair Recap + Online Sales Continue

  • Uniform Locker: Open on 9/29 + Uniform Donations Requested

  • School contact info

Lion Fest: We need your help! Lion Fest, our one and only school fundraiser is revamped this year. It will include a spirit week, a celebration pep rally, a donation challenge and an online auction! Spirit Week 10/31 - Dress Up Like your Favorite Character Day 11/1 - Accessorize with School Spirit (crazy socks, cool hair or funny hats) 11/2* - Let your Spirit Roar Pep Rally Dress down day. Wear your school colors: blue, white and add a pop of yellow/gold! Parents and caregivers, join us on the playground during your students’ encore time on 11/2 to celebrate an amazing week of fundraising. The Lyles-Crouch lion will be there to kick off a dance party. Grade 3- 8:15 am Grade 4- 9:05 am Grade 5- 9:55 am K- 12:05 pm Grade 1- 12:55 pm Grade 2- 1:45 pm *class photos will be taken during the event Donation Challenge We are hoping to have 100% participating this year in our donation drive. The goal is to raise $35,000! Please contribute what you can and ask friends, family and neighbors to contribute too. Just scan the QR code below or visit https://www.lctapta.org/lionfest-23-24 to contribute. See the current top of the class and grade standings board below, and check out our website for the latest standings. Help get your grade and class to the top of the standings board by supporting our school and donating today! Online Auction We will host an online auction from Oct 27-Nov 2. We are collecting auction items through 10/13. If you have anything to contribute - a vacation property, tickets to an upcoming sporting events, a pool party for kids, etc - please reach out to elisabeth.pearson@gmail.com or halley.coyne@gmail.com or scan the below QR code.


Custodian Appreciation Day: Please send in your cards Monday, October 2nd is Custodian Appreciation Day! Let's show our wonderful custodians how thankful we are for them and the long days they work. They keep our school clean and tidy, and they do so much behind the scenes to help everything run smoothly. Please spend a few minutes on Monday morning to say thank you and have your student draw a thank you note (or use the template below!). Thank you, Mr. Fredy, Ms. Ingris, Mr. Jose, Ms. Rosario and Mr. Jose for everything you do for LCTA! Our custodian team is made up of: Mr. Fredy Villegas Ms. Ingris Benavides Mr. Jose Justiano Ms. Rosario Cazzol Mr. Jose Cazzol

Reflections Art Contest: Enter Today! It's time to send in your Reflections submissions! All students from K-5 are eligible and can enter their work in six categories reflecting this year's theme: "I am hopeful because..."! Explore the arts and express yourself! Categories for submission are dance choreography, film production, literature, music composition, photography, visual arts, and special artist division. Learn all the details here and enter today here: https://www.lctapta.org/reflections2023.


Book Fair Recap + Online Sales Continue Thank you for supporting the Scholastic Book Fair; it was our biggest fair yet! Because of your support, our school has earned a whopping $7,000 in Scholastic bucks, from $14,000 in sales! This is going to make such a huge difference to the school year ahead. Our amazing librarian, Ms. Hoeflich, can purchase hundreds and hundreds of new books for the library and keep the ROARing Readers machine stocked all year long! The PTA also made sure all students were able to purchase a new book from the Fair! This is amazing and we are so proud to be part of a school that comes out in so many ways to support the students and staff. Thank you to all the families that purchased books from your teacher's wish lists and most of all, thank you to ALL the volunteers that helped during the week by taking on new roles as cashiers and book stockers. Thank you, Mr. Perry, Ms. Hoover, Ms. O'Hanley, Ms. Wadley, Ms. Redlinger, Rebecca Maggard, Marissa Sparacino, Shivani Chandra, Eric Johnson, Cyd Henry, Mike Henry, Robin Sundaramoorthy, Dave Earnest, Danielle Mendoza, Anna Tedeschi, Yasmeen Richards, Lori Ruiz, Haydel Ortiz, Anna Kiss, Judit Csonka, Kait Marder, Emi Eiting, Paul Eiting, Casey Shaw, Carol Jun-Hutchinson, Kloe Cella, Jenn Ring, Mike Detomo, Parveen Murray, Nihal Horne, Yannin Garcia and Claudine Edelblute! Reminder: The book fair continues online! Any purchases made online at https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bf/lcta will directly benefit our school as we receive 25% back from all online sales until Oct 1st! This is also a great way to spend any e-wallet balances you may have remaining.


Uniform Locker: Open on 9/29 + Uniform Donations Requested Our school is a uniform school. As such, to help support our families, the PTA runs a Uniform Locker, which is stocked with gently used uniform items for your family to shop free of charge. The Uniform Locker will be open on Friday 9/29 from 7:45-8:30 am. It is located by the side doors of the school, facing the parking lot. We are putting out an open call and request for more uniform donations to help us restock and make more items available to our community! Uniform donations can be dropped off when the Locker is open directly at the Locker and to the front office at any time. Thank you for considering and helping us continue to offer this wonderful service to our community!

School contact info Main Office: (703) 706-4430 Principal: laura.burkart@acps.k12.va.us Assistant Principal: colleen.cassidy@acps.k12.va.us Registrar: kelly.dorcey@acps.k12.va.us Nurse: jasmine.wood@acps.k12.va.us Counselor: rachel.hoover@acps.k12.va.us Social Worker: kelly.robinson@acps.k12.va.us PTA President: president@lctapta.org

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