2015 Run4Fund$ Update

Students and parents please make sure that you are getting sponsors for our annual Run4Fund$ to be able to participate in fun activities like the inflatables and the hamster ball. Also please remember to send out emails to friends and families to get additional pledges. If you need an additional pledge form it is attached here Run4Fund$Pledge. The run is on October 2nd.

Happening this week at Legacy

Tuesday, September 22nd 
  • Tech Help Class for Middle School parents and students at 3:30pm in Mr. Parish’s classroom.
  • Scholastic Book Fair is open from 3:00pm to 4:00pm.
Wednesday, September 23rd 
  • See you at the Pole, 6:30am  This is a student led prayer time around the flag pole that is a global activity.  Students and parents bring a breakfast item to share and come to the cafeteria for a quick breakfast at 6:30am and then gather around the flag pole at 7:00am to pray for their school, friends, churches, community and world.
  • Scholastic Book Fair is open from 3:00pm to 4:00pm.
Thursday, September 24th 
  • Parent Teacher Conferences 4-8pm. If you have not received an invite, please email jessicca.marks@legacyk8.org. 
Friday, September 25th
  • No school for students. 
  • Parent Teacher Conferences 8am to noon.

Parent and Student Technology Training

Mr. Entner and Mr. Parish will be hosting two parent and student technology training nights.  This is an opportunity for both parents and students to get some one on one assistance and learn how the iPads are utilized in the middle school classrooms.  6th grade families as well as new families to Legacy Academy are highly encouraged to attend.  We will be explaining what parents can do to hold their students accountable, where work is posted/returned, and an overview of widely used apps.  The goal is to empower parents to engage in our digital classrooms.  We will also be answering any and all questions you have about our technology.
Training Session Option 1:  Thursday, 9/17 from 6:30 – 7:00 (Mr. Parish’s room – 107)
Training Session Option 2:  Tuesday 9/22 from 3:30 – 4:00 (Mr. Parish’s room – 107).

Legacy Book Fair

monster_bookReading for pleasure inside and outside of school has real and long-lasting benefits. It unlocks the power of information and imagination and helps children discover who they are. Heres what you can do to help children develop stronger reading skills and a love for reading:

  • Set the example. Let children see you read.
  • Have a collection of books in the home. Update this collection routinely to keep pace with changing tastes and reading skills.
  • Support our schools Book Fair. Allow your children to choose their own books to read.

Our Scholastic Book Fair is a reading event that brings to school the books kids want to read. Its a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level. Please make plans to visit our Book Fair and be involved in shaping your childs reading habits.

Book Fair dates: September 21, 2015 to September 25, 2015.

Shopping hours: Tuesday the 22nd and Wednesday the 23rd from 3:00pm to 4:00pm.

Thursday the 24th from 4pm to 8pm.

Friday the 25th from 8am to 12pm.

If you are unable to attend the Fair in person, we invite you to visit our online Book Fair at scholastic.com/fair, from September 13th to September 26th.

We look forward to seeing you and your family at our Book Fair!

Remember, all purchases benefit our school.


Joann McQuigg, Librarian

Roman’s Star

Dear Legacy Family,

This last Friday,  in collaboration with PTCO, we honored the Wenstrom Family with a star. In loving memory, the star has been named after their son Roman. The coordinates are as follows:

Right Ascension: 7h 57m 1.00s
Declination: +61° 10′ 53.00″
 The star is located in the constellation Camelopardalis.
Google Sky Coordinates:
07 57 01.706, 61 10 53.1

Girls on the Run

GirlsontheRunGirls on the Run will start the week of September 14th. Girls on the Run inspires girls to a lifetime of self-respect and a healthy lifestyle through an innovative program that combines training for a 3.1 mile run/walk race with a fun, health education lesson plan. We will meet Mondays and Wednesdays*** after school. Open to all 3rd through 5th grade girls. Watch for Registration info coming soon. For more information about the program go to www.girlsontherunrockies.org. Questions? Contact: Tara McFarlin  trmcfarlin@me.com.


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