Friday, May 3
- School Spirit Day/Dress of Choice $2.00.
Congratulations to Matt Fonte elected and Mindy Kashner re-elected on Friday. Thank you to everyone who participated in this years election. Parent and staff support of Legacy Academy is what makes this school great.
Wow, less than one more month of school to go! What a privilege to serve a wonderful community of children and parents. A very special Thank you to all the parents, community service employees, administration, board representatives, faculty, and staff. It’s a fantastic team and we are so grateful to be a part of it! Thank you for choosing Legacy Academy. We count it an honor and privilege to serve you!
Important Dates to Remember:
Please remember Kindergarten has a shortened schedule for Kindergarten Play Day on Friday, May 17, 2019, 8:00 am – 11:00 am. Kindergarten students do not return for classes after May 17.
Eighth-grade has a shortened schedule for graduation rehearsal on May 20, 2019, 8:00 am – 11:00 am. Students will only return for their field trip on May 21, 2019.
Lunch Account Notice
With the end of the school year approaching it is very important that you keep your student’s lunch account current. Beginning May 1st, students may no longer charge on accounts that have a negative balance. These students will receive an alternative lunch of a Sunbutter sandwich, fruit, and a carton of milk. PayForIt is an online payment system that allows parents to pay for their student’s meals online 24-hours a day using a bank account, Visa, or MasterCard. This system simplifies bookkeeping and helps to ensure your child always has lunch money. https://www.payforit.net/ Your student may qualify for free or reduced meal benefits. Applications can be filled out online or you may print the application and return to your school’s front office or kitchen staff. http://www.elizabethschooldistrict.org. Thank You, Legacy Kitchen Manager (303-646-1035)
Flower Sale for Mother’s Day!
There will be a flower sale from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm on May 9th and 10th in the first room on the left down the middle school hall. Children/parents can purchase flowers for approximately $6.50 to $35.00. We need volunteers to help run the store, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help.
Lost and Found
We will donate lost and found on the afternoon of Friday, May 24, 2019. Please stop by and take a moment to retrieve your child’s items. Please remember, always label all your student’s items and we will make our best attempt to return them.
Summer Office Hours
Our office is open in the summer on Tuesdays from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm with the exception of Tuesday, July 2, 2019.
Character Trait for May: Courage
Wishing everyone a fun-filled relaxing summer!
See you in the fall!
To be determined
Candidates: The deadline for candidate applications is Monday, March 25, 2019. Each candidate must submit a one-page campaign statement, which will run in the Legacy Ledger on April 8th.
Campaigning: Candidates may not campaign inside the school building. However, the candidates are strongly encouraged to campaign appropriately outside of the school building. Absolutely NO negative campaigning will be permitted.
Time and location: The election for two board members will be held on Friday, April 26th at Legacy from 7am to 7pm and Creekside Community Church from 8am to 3pm. Voting ballots will not be accepted after 7pm on April 26, 2019.
Voter eligibility: Eligible voters shall include parents or guardians of all children currently attending Legacy Academy (no more than two votes per household); teachers currently employed at the school and paid employees of Legacy. Each person may vote only once.
Voting procedures: Voting from 7am to 7pm at Legacy will commence as follows:
• The voter will sign official voting roster confirming their eligibility to vote.
• The voter will present Voting Official with valid I.D.
• The voter will follow instructions on the ballot, vote as he/she determines, and place the ballot into the collection box.
• If a person is unable to vote at the school on April 26th, absentee ballots will be available at the Legacy office April 23– April 25th. These ballots must be returned to the school office no later than 7 pm on April 26th to be counted.
Pre-voting and proxy voting will not be permitted.
Counting of votes: At 7pm, all eligible votes will be counted. The two candidates with the most votes will be determined. The candidate with the most votes will fill the longest term. In the case of a tie, a run-off election will be held at a later date to be determined and will comply with the election procedures listed above.
If the election scheduled on April 26th has to be canceled for any reason, it will be held on the following Friday.
The results of the election should be known the night of April 26th (unless there is a need for a run-off or a cancellation). A report will be made available to the candidates and current board members after the counting of the votes are concluded. An announcement to the entire school population concerning the results of the election will be made on the following morning.
Thank you very much,
Legacy Academy Election Committee
To raise money for the DC trip, 8th grade will be selling breakfast burritos for $2 each at the departure end of the morning carpool line on Tuesday, April 16, and Wednesday, April 17. If you do not see us in your line, swing around to the other side of the school.