November Builders Theme – I am a Builder when I show gratitude
We are so grateful for our teachers! We also appreciate CupBop, who has shown gratitude to them by providing lunch to our staff on many occasions. Take a moment to watch this amazing video they created about teachers, highlighting staff at our campus! https://youtu.be/wFtzOhwEJQk
November Hands for Hope Challenge
Nov. 16 – 20 White Ribbon Week
Mon. Nov. 23 Science Fair Judging
Nov. 25 – 27 No School – Thanksgiving break
Dec. 3 – 16 Annual Donation Drive
Fri. Dec. 4 Jeans Day & Spirit Wear Day
Mon. Dec. 7 Reading University Deadline
Fri. Dec. 11 Missing work deadline
Fri. Dec. 18 Report cards come home
Dec. 12 – Jan. 1 No School – Holiday break
Hands for Hope Challenge – November
Our Hands for Hope challenge continues – look for opportunities to serve and pass along your hope coin! Has your family had a chance to participate? Send stories or photos to firstname.lastname@example.org. Remember to track your kindness ripple at www.flagforhope.com. If you want additional coins, they are $1 at the front office. Right now we have a limit of two coins per student. Let’s spread kindness one small act at a time! Are you ready for the challenge?
White Ribbon Week – November 16 to 20
Please discuss briefly with your child what he/she learned about media safety that day. Students who return their completed trackers on Monday, November 23rd may wear CRAZY SOCKS on Tuesday, November 24th.
We are pleased to provide the video links for the 5 videos that your students will be watching each day at lunch time as we participate in White Ribbon Week. You may watch as a family, or watch yourselves to discuss with your students what they are learning. Enjoy!
Day 1: https://youtu.be/H_l4AWoJ7TM
Day 2: https://youtu.be/wx1CNRQMsDI
Day 3: https://youtu.be/vnzaTpl0zNs
Day 4: https://youtu.be/CoKVN3ph7ho
Day 5: https://youtu.be/_oBG203VY58
Monday, November 23 – Science Fair
It’s science fair time! On Monday, November 23rd, finalists from each 6th grade class will have their projects judged to determine the winners that will move to our district fair. We need parent judges! If you have a love for science and would like to be a judge, please contact email@example.com. The judging will take place between 8:30 am and 10:40 am.
5th Grade Ambassador Event – December 4
“Celebrate”, will be held on December 4th. We’d LOVE parent volunteers!
Annual Service Drive – beginning December 3
Our Annual Collection Drive will start in December. This year’s theme is HEROES OF HYGIENE. More information will be coming soon!
From the Academic Office
Did you miss the Veterans Day live stream?
Find the recording here – https://www.ksl.com/watchit/entity/245
From the Administrative Office
Tracking Volunteer Hours
Though our opportunities to volunteer have been more limited this year, if you have donated time or money, please go here to track your contributions – https://draper2.americanprep.org/volunteer/
Thank you, 6th grade Parent Volunteers
THANK YOU to the parent volunteers who helped with our 6th grade event last Friday! We appreciate you so much!
This is a reminder to order meals for December 2020 *AND* January 2021.
https://apalunch.h1.hotlunchonline.net/ All orders must be placed 48 hours in advance – if you want your student to have lunch on Tuesday, December 1st please order by Sunday, November 29th (midnight). If you need help ordering lunch please email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
Our uniform guide allows girls to wear black boots with low heels from October through March. All students can wear snow boots, but must bring a pair of shoes to change into while at school.
Job Opportunity – Off Campus Program Assistant
We are currently hiring a part time (29 hours/week) position to help with our off campus program. Click here to apply.
Hiring School Lunch Employee
The School Lunch program is looking for a part-time employee to work daily. Must be willing to travel and work at any campus (mileage paid). Email email@example.com with questions, and apply online https://www.americanprep.org/careers/
One of our families is looking to form a carpool near 8800 S. State Street in Sandy. Please call 321-746-5394 if you would be interested in sharing the drive!
Highly Qualified Teachers
The USBE (Utah State Board Of Education) sets standards for teachers in the state of Utah to be highly qualified. For the 2020-2021 school year, all of the teachers at Draper 2 have met State and Federal licensing requirements.
American Preparatory Education Foundation
Michelle Goudge, Executive Director
e: firstname.lastname@example.org | p: 801.661.1928
Our Holiday Giving Campaign will launch this week. This is an opportunity for you to show your gratitude to our amazing staff members. Things have changed a bit, and we will not be offering parents the opportunity to purchase points — watch your inbox for details about the new plan.
Do you have a newer-model iPhone that you no longer need? Is it laying around, collecting dust? If so, you might consider donating it to our Foundation! The APEF Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3), is in search of a used Sprint or unlocked iPhone. All cash and in-kind donations made to APEF are tax deductible. Please email me if you’re able to help.
Have you added American Preparatory Education as your preferred Amazon charity? Those funds are extremely valuable to us and our APA families.
For details please go to https://www.americanprepfoundation.org/amazon-smile. Thank you for your support.