Spelling Bee 4th-8th Grade

There is a parent/student Spelling Bee info meeting on Tuesday, October 24, in the Mac lab 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm. Spelling Bee practice for students 4th through 8th grade begins Tuesday, October 31, 2017, 3:30 pm – 4:00 pm in the Library and will be held every Tuesday until the Spelling Bee scheduled for Thursday, December 14, 2017, in the cafeteria. Click on the link below.

Bee permission slip

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This week at Legacy

Wednesday, September 27 ~

  • See You at The Pole, 7:00 am  This is a student lead prayer time around the flagpole that is a global activity.  Students and parents, please bring a breakfast item to share and come to the cafeteria for a quick breakfast at 7:00 am and then gather around the flagpole at 7:15 am to pray for their school, friends, churches, and community.

Thursday, September 28 ~

  • Elementary ROAR Assembly 8:00 am in the gymnasium

Friday, September 29 ~

  • Picture Retakes and Fall Sports Photographs/All School Dress of Choice.  Students will have a chance to take their photograph if they missed initial picture day or retake a photo that was unsatisfactory.  Please send back original photo if your child is going to retake. We will take sports team photo’s for Volleyball, Soccer, X-Country. Please make sure your student has their uniform as well as shoes and socks for the photograph.

ALL Legacy Academy ‘DADS’!

Attention: ALL Legacy Academy ‘DADS’! (and father figures, granddads, uncles, and step-dads!) Thursday, September 21st @ 5:30pm (Watch for flyer coming home with your student!) ‘Dads and Kids’ Pizza Night Event! FREE Pizza, Drinks and FUN! Come learn about our WATCH D.O.G.S. ® (Dads Of Great Students) Program! Questions? Email jmg6763@aol.com RSVP by Tuesday, September 19th using form.

Pizza Night Invite 2017

 

 

“Farm Days” at Legacy

We are hosting a “Farm Days” event on Friday, September 22, 2017.  Each classroom and homeschool will have an opportunity to go to the fields at Wild Pointe to see all types of farm animals and learn about farm life as well as where our food comes from.  This will happen between 8:30 am and 12:00. Please send your child a cookie/milk alternative to eat following their tour, if they have diet restrictions because each student will eat a cookie and drink a carton of milk.

Fall Art Program

We are excited the announce that we will be partnering with Original Works for a Fall 2017 fundraiser!

Through the Original Works program, students will create an original artwork that you then can have reproduced onto a variety of high-quality products.  The products range from magnets, mugs, t-shirts and nearly two dozen other products.

Each child is eligible to participate in this wonderful program.  Once the artwork is created, parents and children will have the opportunity to select which product or products they would like to feature their artwork.  The program is designed to encourage creativity and student self-esteem.  The resulting products make unique gifts that are practical for any season or occasion.

Complete details on the program will be sent home shortly.  Proceeds from the program will be used for the art program at Legacy.  For more information on Original Works please visit their website at www.originalworks.com

Thank you for supporting this unique and creative program!

Look what’s Coming

 

Letter from the Board

Dear Legacy Families,

The Legacy Academy Board of Directors (LABOD) would like to thank you for your participation in our Back to School Carnival, and this year’s Back to School Night. With your support, we were able to raise $5,424.80 for the school, which will be used to upgrade some of our Audio/Visual Components in the large meeting rooms in the building. In addition, we received $2,600 in donations from Walmart and Stayin’ Fit & Lovin’ It. Thank you!!

The LABOD has chosen to keep our main fundraising efforts focused on family and community events that build stronger connections within our school. The board’s only fundraiser events are Nerf Night and The Community Carnival. When you participate in these events the school is able to build much-needed funds for projects or purchases that we feel will best support the educational needs of our students.

Nerf Night events will be starting again on September 15th. These events run from 6-8pm, and we welcome participation from Legacy’s families as well as any students/families in our community who wish to join the fun. Please be on the lookout for more information in the Legacy Ledger, and Legacy’s Facebook page for the September event as well as future Nerf Nights.

As a parent of a Legacy student, we have each agreed to support our school by giving 40 hours of volunteer service to the school. The success of these fundraisers relies heavily on your volunteer participation. Please consider getting involved, and completing some of your volunteer time, by signing up to help us with one of our upcoming events.

  • 2017/2018 Nerf Nights: Sept 15, Oct 27, Nov 10, Feb 9, Mar 9, Apr 6, May 4
  • Join us to help at Nerf Night by signing up here: Volunteers Needed

The support for Carnival and Nerf Nights from our school community has allowed the school to:

  • Update our athletic uniforms
  • Make significant safety/security improvements throughout the building
  • Purchase new curriculum resources
  • Provide iPad App subscriptions
  • Upgrade classroom furniture and lockers in several areas of the school
  • Complete several facilities maintenance projects

The revenue generated from just these two fundraisers last year totaled $19,762.56. This is a huge help in providing needed funds for our school, and with your continued help and support, we hope to enable the school to move forward with more needed projects during the 2017/2018 school year.

Thank you for choosing Legacy Academy, and for your continued support. We look forward to a great school year!

Sincerely,

The Legacy Academy Board of Directors

Yearbook and Social Media Photos

Dear Parents,

We encourage you to take pictures of your student and their class when you are volunteering or visiting Legacy Academy. Please make sure photos are high quality and in focus. Email them to info@legacyk8.org with the name of the student and the class/event that the picture is of.  You may also share using the link below.  We thank you for your help in providing images to make the yearbook the best possible memento for our students.

SHARE PHOTOS

 

This Week at Legacy

Tuesday, September 12 ~

  • Beginning band starts! Beginning band will meet on Tuesdays and Thursdays in the music room from 3:25 pm to 4:25 pm
  • PTCO General Meeting 5:30 pm in Mrs. Baird’s room. Free Childcare provided.
  • LA Governing Board Meeting at 6:30 pm in the STEM/Library room.

Friday, September 15 ~ 

  • Dress In Bronco Colors $2.00. Students can pay two dollars and dress in orange and blue to support the Denver Broncos. Students can wear jeans, no uniforms are required if students participate.
  • All Middle School Field Trip to Elizabeth Homecoming Parade 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm.
  • Nerf Night/ Concessions  6:00pm – 8:00pm in Legacy Academy gymnasium! This is an excellent time for families to play together. Parents are encouraged to play! Ages 7 and up (6 yr olds may play if a parent is in the gym with them at all times, but all parents should stay for the event). The cost is $10.00 per person. Students may not bring their blasters to school during school hours. Bring your own blaster to the event. Do not bring darts or discs.  Protective eyewear is provided. Parents will be required to sign a waiver prior to this event, no exceptions will be made. The waiver will be available at the office during school hours or at the event.  If any questions, please e-mail LABOD@legacyk8.org. 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED (click here)