Asbury Elementary

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Thursday Folders

Welcome to Asbury’s Thursday Folders page! This is our main mode of communication from school to parent. Below each date, you will find the body of the School Deet that was sent to parents as well as any correlating fliers for the week. If you are looking for something specific and can’t find it here, drop by the office and we will be happy to help.

2019-2020 School Year:


Thursday Folders, March 12, 2020  


School Notes   

    • Please note: that until you are informed otherwise – Asbury and all activities at Asbury are business as usual.  We will let you know if any of that changes.
    • HELP WANTED! All 4 positions on the PTSO board are up for election for the 2020/21 school year. We need a president, vice president, treasurer, and secretary to support the school vision and continue the great partnership between the school and parent community. Please consider joining this amazing team! Reach out to asbury.ptso@gmail.com with any interest! 
    • Thank you for your continued support around Asbury’s non-student contact days. Attached is the calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. Please review the calendar closely, as it is different from the district calendar. As always, let us know what questions you have.
    • All parents/visitors MUST sign in the office and obtain a visitor’s badge before entering the school. This is for the safety of ALL children, thank you for your support! 
    • It is planning time for the next school year and the office needs to know if your child is not going to attend Asbury next year for whatever reason.   Please let the office know.
    • If you happen to be at the store grabbing hand sanitizer, please grab an extra small bottle for the school. No obligation, just an ask! 
    • Questions about how Denver Public Schools is handling the Coronavirus? Please follow this link to learn more. 

 

  • CMAS Help Request:

 

    • We are looking for volunteers to support with lunch and recess duty during CMAS Testing after Spring Break.  Please click on the following link and sign up for some time slots! Thank you in advance for your support. CMAS Lunch/Recess Duty Support Sign Up Genius

PTSO

2019-2020 Asbury Yearbook orders due on Monday, March 16th!

Dine out for Asbury – Illegal Pete’s – TONIGHT!

Two ways to place your order:

  • Online at: https://asburyyearbook2020.cheddarup.com
    • Payment can be made through the website, or you may opt to pay with check/cash/Venmo. Please follow the prompts at checkout to make your selection.

OR

  • Complete the order form included in this week’s Thursday folder.

Read-A-Thon Wrap Up

  • We are just finishing up our reading week. At last count, our eagles have read a combined 67,222 minutes in less than one week! 
  • It’s not too late to donate, and there are several ways to make a donation:

PTSO Board Elections

  • All four of our current Board members have reached their term limits.
  • Elections will be held at our next meeting – on April 7th.
  • For a brief description of the four Board positions, please click here.
  • If you would like more information about the positions or know someone that would be a great fit, please reach out to asbury.ptso@gmail.com.

Save the Date for Spring Wing

  • May 2nd  6:00-10:00pm

Weekly Flyers – click here to view

Grades 3-5 – CMAS Testing schedule for April (English)

Grades 3-5 – CMAS Testing schedule for April (Spanish)

Coding – Spring Session – Needs more students to enroll

Denver Museum of Nature and Science – Free night

Yearbook Order Form – Due Monday!


March/April/May  2019-2020 

March 12 – Kinder WOW Show

March 12 – Dine out for Asbury – Illegal Pete’s

March 13 – Student Council – Mustache Day

March 18 – 6:00-7:00 – CMAS Parent Night 

March 19 –  State Funding Walk   – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS – 

March 20 – Student Council – Sports Jersey Day

March 24 3rd and 5th Grade Concert  

March 26 – 3rd Grade Wolf Trials at DU (10:00 am-2:30 pm)

March 26 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

March 27 – Asbury only Planning Day – No School for Students

March 30 -April 3 – Spring Break

April 6 – District-Wide Planning day – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

April 7 – Students return to school – 

April 7 – CSC & PTSO Meetings

April 8 – CMAS TESTING BEGINS FOR 3RD – 5TH GRADE – the schedule is on the website

April 15 –  Parent Night – Gun Storage safety – Discussion

April 17 – Student Council – Asbury Spirit day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

April 17 – Staff vs. student Soccer Game – Carnival Bid winners

April 21 – Dine out for Asbury – BIRD CALL

April 22 – First Grade Music Concert –  DATE correction

April 23 – Kindergarten Music Concert

April 24 – Student Council – Look alike day

April 24 – Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

April 24 – Rain Date Staff vs. Student soccer game

April 28 – Class Picture Day

April 29 – Fifth Grade to the Rockies game – Weather and Science day

May 1 – Student Council – MisMatch Day

May 2  – SPRING WING

May 5 – CSC and PTSO Meetings

May 6  – CMAS Celebration – Skate City –  3rd – 5th Graders

May 7-8 – 5th Graders to Balarat

May 8 – Asbury Only Planning day   No school for students – 5th graders at Balarat

May 14 – 1st – 5th – WOW Show  

May 14 – Spring Expo

May 15 – Dine Out for Asbury – Kona Ice

May 15 – Student Council – 80’s Day 

May 15 – Field Day (Rain Date May 22)

May 18 – 5th Grade to Ameritown

May 22 Student Council – Spirit Day

May 22 – Best Assembly

May 22 – “I Mustache you to Dance”  Spring Dance Sponsored by the office

May 25 – Memorial Day – No School

May 28 -9:30 – 11:00 –  5th Grade Continuation 

May 29 – Last day of School – Half day

Thursday Folders, March 5, 2020


School Notes   

    • HELP WANTED! All 4 positions on the PTSO board are up for election for the 2020/21 school year. We need a president, vice president, treasurer, and secretary to support the school vision and continue the great partnership between the school and parent community. Please consider joining this amazing team! Reach out to asbury.ptso@gmail.com with any interest! 
    • Thank you for your continued support around Asbury’s non-student contact days. Attached is the calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. Please review the calendar closely, as it is different from the district calendar. As always, let us know what questions you have.
    • All parents/visitors MUST sign in the office and obtain a visitor’s badge before entering the school. This is for the safety of ALL children, thank you for your support! 
    • It is planning time for the next school year and the office needs to know if your child is not going to attend Asbury next year for whatever reason.   Please let the office know.
    • If you happen to be at the store grabbing hand sanitizer, please grab an extra small bottle for the school. No obligation, just an ask! 
    • Questions about how Denver Public Schools is handling the Coronavirus? Please follow this link to learn more. 
  • CMAS Help Request:
    • We are looking for volunteers to support with lunch and recess duty during CMAS Testing after Spring Break.  Please click on the following link and sign up for some time slots! Thank you in advance for your support. CMAS Lunch/Recess Duty Support Sign Up Genius

PTSO

Read-A-Thon Packets coming home today!

  • Please check your child’s backpack for the Read-A-Thon packet. It includes:
    • A reading log to help track the time they read. 
    • A feather tear sheet so that they can report the minutes they have read and participate in the all-school and classroom competitions.

** The first reading feather should be returned to school tomorrow – Friday, March 6th.

Read-A-Thon Volunteer Sign Up

  • We could use a few more hands-on deck next week. Please click the link to see how you can help:

Read-A-Thon Volunteer Sign Up

Save the Date for Spring Wing

  • Get ready to transport yourself to the tropics for our 5th annual adults-only fundraiser. The evening includes food, drinks, entertainment, and an auction.  Mark your calendars and book your sitters for May 2, 2020.
  • We need your help gathering items for our auction. Please see the Spring Wing flyer in last week’s Deet for more information. 
  • Spring Wing Volunteer Party scheduled for Wednesday, March 11th from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm. See the flyer for more details. 

Weekly Flyers – click here to view

Chess Wizards – new session

Skate Start – new Session

Read-A-Thon Packet – English

Read-A-Thon Packet – Spanish

Spring Wing Volunteer Party Flyer

Yearbook Order Form


Month at a Glance

March/April/May  2019-2020 

March 8 – DU Women’s Gymnastics – 

March 12 – Kinder WOW Show

March 12 – Dine out for Asbury – Illegal Pete’s

March 13 – Student Council – Mustache Day

March 18 – 6:00-7:00 – CMAS Parent Night 

March 19 –  State Funding Walk   – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS 

March 20 – Student Council – Sports Jersey Day

March 24 3rd and 5th Grade Concert  

March 26 – 3rd Grade Wolf Trials at DU (10:00 am-2:30 pm)

March 26 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

March 27 – Asbury only Planning Day – No School for Students

March 30 -April 3 – Spring Break

April 6 – District-Wide Planning day – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

April 7 – Students return to school

April 7 – CSC & PTSO Meetings

April 8 – CMAS TESTING BEGINS FOR 3RD – 5TH GRADE – the schedule is on the website

April 15 –  Parent Night – Gun Storage safety – Discussion

April 17 – Student Council – Asbury Spirit day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

April 17 – Staff vs. student Soccer Game – Carnival Bid winners

April 21 – Dine out for Asbury – BIRD CALL

April 21 – First Grade Music Concert

April 23 – Kindergarten Music Concert

April 24 – Student Council – Look alike day

April 24 – Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

April 24 – Rain Date Staff vs. Student soccer game

April 28 – Class Picture Day

April 29 – Fifth Grade to the Rockies game – Weather and Science day

May 1 – Student Council – MisMatch Day

May 2  – SPRING WING

May 5 – CSC and PTSO Meetings

May 6  – CMAS Celebration – Skate City –  3rd – 5th Graders

May 7-8 – 5th Graders to Balarat

May 8 – Asbury Only Planning day   No school for students – 5th graders at Balarat

May 14 – 1st – 5th – WOW Show  

May 14 – Spring Expo

May 15 – Dine Out for Asbury – Kona Ice

May 15 – Student Council – 80’s Day 

May 15 – Field Day (Rain Date May 22)

May 18 – 5th Grade to Ameritown

May 22 Student Council – Spirit Day

May 22 – Best Assembly

May 22 – “I Mustache you to Dance”  Spring Dance Sponsored by the office

May 25 – Memorial Day – No School

May 28 -9:30 – 11:00 –  5th Grade Continuation 

May 29 – Last day of School – Half day 


Thursday Folders, February 27, 2020


School Notes   

  • PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE DO NOT PARK IN THE AUCTION WINNER SPOT IN THE PARKING LOT – THIS SPOT WAS PURCHASED BY A FAMILY AT THE ANNUAL AUCTION FOR THE SCHOOLS YEAR. Want to bid on this spot? Join us on May 2nd for your chance (see below for more details) 
  • Parents – if you and your students have stayed after school to play and they need a drink or a bathroom break – Please accompany your child into the building to wherever they need to go.  Thanks for your help in this manner.  
  • Thank you for your continued support around Asbury’s non-student contact days. Attached is the calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. Please review the calendar closely, as it is different from the district calendar. As always, let us know what questions you have.
  • On inside mornings (including late starts), please bring your students directly into the auditorium through Door #9 in the courtyard, not the office.  Parents are welcome to stay with students in the auditorium until the bell rings if they want to, but may not enter the hallway without signing at the office and getting a visitor’s badge.
  • All parents/visitors MUST sign in the office and obtain a visitor’s badge before entering the school. This is for the safety of ALL children, thank you for your support! 
  • It is planning time for the next school year and the office needs to know if your child is not going to attend Asbury next year for whatever reason.   Please let the office know.
  • CMAS Help Request:
    • We are looking for volunteers to support with lunch and recess duty during CMAS Testing after Spring Break.  Please click on the following link and sign up for some time slots! Thank you in advance for your support. CMAS Lunch/Recess Duty Support Sign Up Genius

PTSO

Spiritwear Store Ordering Deadline is Sunday, March 1st!

  • Back by popular demand, we have reopened our online store. We’ll be taking orders until March 1st and items will be delivered to school on Monday, March 16th. Check it out!

Book Swap and Read-A-Thon

  • Book Swap dates are March 2-4. Have your student(s) bring in books they have read to trade at the Book Swap table. See the attached flyer for more details.
  • Reading week for our annual Read-A-Thon will be March 5th – 11th. Packets will go home with each student on March 5th. The first reading feather will be returned to school on Friday, March 6th. See the attached flyer for more details.

Book Swap and Read-A-Thon Volunteer Sign Up

  • We need volunteers to make these events happen. Please click the link below to see how you can help.

Book Swap and Read-A-Thon Volunteer Sign Up

Save the Date for Spring Wing

  • Get ready to transport yourself to the tropics for our 5th annual adults-only fundraiser. The evening includes food, drinks, entertainment, and an auction.  Mark your calendars and book your sitters for May 2, 2020.
  • We need your help gathering items for our auction. Please see the Spring Wing flyer about donation request guidelines.

Weekly Flyers – click here to view

Lunch Menu – March

Sticky Fingers – new session

Coding for Kids – new session

Spring Wing – donation request guidelines (English)

Spring Wing – donation request guideline (Spanish)

Kidstage – new session

Read-a-Thon  Information

Book Swap Information

Harry Potter Club – Registration


Month at a Glance

March/April/May  2019-2020 

February 28 – Student Council – Book Character Day

March 3 – CSC and PTSO Meetings

March 6 – Student Council – Spirit day – Wear Blue or you Asbury T-Shirt

March 8 – DU Women’s Gymnastics – Tickets for sale by PTSO (see above link)

March 12 – Kinder WOW Show

March 12 – Dine out for Asbury – Illegal Pete’s

March 13 – Student Council – Mustache Day

March 18 – 6:00-7:00 – CMAS Parent Night 

March 20 – Student Council – Sports Jersey Day

March 24 3rd and 5th Grade Concert  

March 26 – 3rd Grade Wolf Trials at DU (10:00 am-2:30 pm)

March 26 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

March 27 – Asbury only Planning Day – No School for Students

March 30 -April 3 – Spring Break

April 6 – District-Wide Planning day – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

April 7 – Students return to school

April 7 – CSC & PTSO Meetings

April 8 – CMAS TESTING BEGINS FOR 3RD – 5TH GRADE – the schedule is on the website

April 15 –  Parent Night – Gun Storage safety – Discussion

April 17 – Student Council – Asbury Spirit day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

April 17 – Staff vs. student Soccer Game – Carnival Bid winners

April 21 – Dine out for Asbury – BIRD CALL

April 21 – First Grade Music Concert

April 23 – Kindergarten Music Concert

April 24 – Student Council – Look alike day

April 24 – Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

April 24 – Rain Date Staff vs. Student soccer game

April 28 – Class Picture Day

April 29 – Fifth Grade to the Rockies game – Weather and Science day

May 1 – Student Council – MisMatch Day

May 2  – SPRING WING

May 5 – CSC and PTSO Meetings

May 6  – CMAS Celebration – Skate City –  3rd – 5th Graders

May 7-8 – 5th Graders to Balarat

May 8 – Asbury Only Planning day   No school for students – 5th graders at Balarat

May 14 – 1st – 5th – WOW Show  

May 14 – Spring Expo

May 15 – Dine Out for Asbury – Kona Ice

May 15 – Student Council – 80’s Day 

May 15 – Field Day (Rain Date May 22)

May 18 – 5th Grade to Ameritown

May 22 Student Council – Spirit Day

May 22 – Best Assembly

May 22 – “I Mustache you to Dance”  Spring Dance Sponsored by the office

May 25 – Memorial Day – No School

May 28 -9:30 – 11:00 –  5th Grade Continuation 

May 29 – Last day of School – Half day 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Thursday Folders, February 20, 2020   


School Notes   

  • Thank you for your continued support around Asbury’s non-student contact days. Attached is the calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. There will be 4 release days built in to support project-based learning, planning and data analysis. These days provide the opportunity for all staff to review student data, including social-emotional and behavioral needs, and plan for engaging, rigorous project-based learning lessons that support ALL students. With the support of these days, Asbury has seen a significant increase in student achievement and student engagement. Please review the calendar closely, as it is different from the district calendar. As always, let us know what questions you have.
  • On inside mornings (including late starts), please bring your students directly into the auditorium through Door #9 in the courtyard, not the office.  Parents are welcome to stay with students in the auditorium until the bell rings if they want to, but may not enter the hallway without signing at the office and getting a visitor’s badge.
  • Important Reminder: In order to promote independence, please drop your student off in the office if they are late. If you decide to accompany them- ALL visitors, parents, etc. MUST sign in at the office.
  • It is planning time for the next school year and the office needs to know if your child is not going to attend Asbury next year for whatever reason.   Please let either the teacher or the office know.

PTSO

Spiritwear Store Reopened!

  • Back by popular demand, we have reopened our online store. We’ll be taking orders until March 1st and items will be delivered to school on Monday, March 16th. Check it out!

Book Swap and Read-A-Thon

  • Book Swap dates are March 2-5. Look for more details in next week’s Deet.
  • Reading week for our annual Read-A-Thon will be March 5th – 11th. Packets will go home with each student on March 5th. 
  • A sign-up genius will go out soon for volunteer help during reading week and prize donations.

Save the Date for Spring Wing

  • Get ready to transport yourself to the tropics for our 5th annual adults-only fundraiser. The evening includes food, drinks, entertainment, and an auction.  Mark your calendars and book your sitters for May 2, 2020.

Weekly Flyers – click here to view

Dine out for Asbury – Spanky’s

Running Eagles – Spring Session

Summer Academy Information to those that qualify (Read Act students) is coming home as a paper copy to certain students


Month at a Glance

February/March/April  2019-2020 

February 13 – Asbury only Planning Day – No school for students

February 14 – District-Wide Planning Day – No school for students

February 17 – President’s Day – School closed

February 18 – Kids Heart Challenge – Closing Assembly  2:15 – New Date

February 19 – 5:30 – 6:30 -Parent Night  – Parent/Coach Ann Kaplan shares strategies to support behavior

February 20 – Dine out for Asbury – Spanky’s

February 20 – 6:30-8:30 pm – Rosedale – Harvard Gulch Neighborhood Association Meeting  – Aud.

February 20 – DU Men’s Basketball Game – Tickets for sale by PTSO (see above link)

February 21 – End of 2nd Trimester – Report cards go home

February 21 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

February 26 -9:00 –  BEST Assembly – South High CheerLeaders 

February 28 – Student Council – Book Character Day

March 3 – CSC and PTSO Meetings

March 6 – Student Council – Spirit day – Wear Blue or you Asbury T-Shirt

March 8 – DU Women’s Gymnastics – Tickets for sale by PTSO (see above link)

March 12 – Kinder WOW Show

March 12 – Dine out for Asbury – Illegal Pete’s

March 13 – Student Council – Mustache Day

March 18 – 6:00-7:00 – CMAS Parent Night 

March 20 – Student Council – Sports Jersey Day

March 24 -3rd and 5th Grade Concert  

March 26 – 3rd Grade Wolf Trials at DU (10:00 am-2:30 pm)

March 26 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

March 27 – Asbury only Planning Day – No School for Students

March 30 -April 3 – Spring Break

April 6 – District-Wide Planning day – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

April 7 – Students return to school

April 7 – CSC & PTSO Meetings

April 8 – CMAS TESTING BEGINS FOR 3RD – 5TH GRADE – the schedule is on the website

April 17 – Student Council – Asbury Spirit day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

April 17 – Staff vs. student Soccer Game – Carnival Bid winners

April 21 – Dine out for Asbury – BIRD CALL

April 21 – First Grade Music Concert

April 23 – Kindergarten Music Concert

April 24 – Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

April 24 – Rain Date Staff vs. Student soccer game

April 28 – Class Picture Day

April 29 – Fifth Grade to the Rockies game – Weather and Science day


Thursday (Wednesday) Folders, February 12, 2020   

School Notes   

  • Thank you for your continued support around Asbury’s non-student contact days. Attached is the calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. There will be 4 release days built in to support project-based learning, planning and data analysis. These days provide the opportunity for all staff to review student data, including social-emotional and behavioral needs, and plan for engaging, rigorous project-based learning lessons that support ALL students. With the support of these days, Asbury has seen a significant increase in student achievement and student engagement. Please review the calendar closely, as it is different from the district calendar. As always, let us know what questions you have.
  • On inside mornings (including late starts), please bring your students directly into the auditorium through Door #9 in the courtyard, not the office.  Parents are welcome to stay with students in the auditorium until the bell rings if they want to, but may not enter the hallway without signing at the office and getting a visitor’s badge.
  • Please come in and check the LOST AND FOUND All will again be donated BEFORE President’s Day weekend.
  • Important Reminder: In order to promote independence, please drop your student off in the office if they are late. If you decide to accompany them- ALL visitors, parents, etc. MUST sign in at the office.
  • Kids Heart Challenge was a huge success.  Thank you to all the friends and families who supported our jump ropers.    You raised approximately $5,000 to benefit The American Heart Association and Asbury Elementary School.  The celebration “SLIME” assembly will be on February 18th.
  • It is planning time for the next school year and the office needs to know if your child is not going to attend Asbury next year for whatever reason.   Please let either the teacher or the office know.
  • Our own, Mrs. B is in the running to be Denver’s Next Improv Star at the Bovine Metropolis Theatre!  
    • The first show is this Saturday, Feb. 15 at 7:30.  You can buy tickets here.  She will be continuing for several Saturdays after that!  
    • Here is the link to watch her introduction video.
    • Here is the link to VOTE for her!  You can vote often through noon on Friday, Feb. 14.  Break a Leg, Ms. B!

PTSO

Spiritwear Store Reopened!

  • Back by popular demand, we have reopened our online store. We’ll be taking orders until March 1st and items will be delivered to school on Monday, March 16th. Check it out!

Read-A-Thon

  • Our annual Read-A-Thon will begin in March, but we’re already getting started on the planning. If you would like to help with this great literacy event, please email asbury.ptso@gmail.com

DU Men’s Basketball Tickets

    • There are 2 ways to purchase tickets to the game is on Thursday, February 20th:
      • Online at  asbury-dutickets.cheddarup.com and they will be sent home with your student. 
      • On the playground at drop off and pick up the following days: 2/12, 2/18 & 2/20.

 

  • Ticket purchase includes pre-game court experience which is fun for kids of all ages!

 

  • Ticket quantities are limited, so get yours now!  

Save the Date for Spring Wing

  • Get ready to transport yourself to the tropics for our 5th annual adults-only fundraiser. The evening includes food, drinks, entertainment, and an auction.  Mark your calendars and book your sitters for May 2, 2020.

Weekly Flyers – click here to view

Chess Club – Spring Session

Coding for Kids – Spring Session

Art Fun – Spring Session

DPS – Hiring Custodians

Lost and Found Memo

Parent Night with Ann Kaplan – Parenting Coach


Month at a Glance

February/March/April  2019-2020 

February 13 – Asbury only Planning Day – No school for students

February 14 – District-Wide Planning Day – No school for students

February 17 – President’s Day – School closed

February 18 – Kids Heart Challenge – Closing Assembly  2:15 – New Date

February 19 – 5:30 – 6:30 -Parent Night  – Parent/Coach Ann Kaplan shares strategies to support behavior

February 20 – Dine out for Asbury – Spanky’s

February 20 – 6:30-8:30 pm – Rosedale – Harvard Gulch Neighborhood Association Meeting  – Aud.

February 20 – DU Men’s Basketball Game – Tickets for sale by PTSO (see above link)

February 21 – End of 2nd Trimester – Report cards go home

February 21 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

February 26 -9:00 –  BEST Assembly – South High CheerLeaders 

February 28 – Student Council – Book Character Day

March 3 – CSC and PTSO Meetings

March 6 – Student Council – Spirit day – Wear Blue or you Asbury T-Shirt

March 8 – DU Women’s Gymnastics – Tickets for sale by PTSO (see above link)

March 12 – Kinder WOW Show

March 12 – Dine out for Asbury – Illegal Pete’s

March 13 – Student Council – Mustache Day

March 18 – 6:00-7:00 – CMAS Parent Night 

March 20 – Student Council – Sports Jersey Day

March 24 -3rd and 5th Grade Concert  

March 26 – 3rd Grade Wolf Trials at DU (10:00 am-2:30 pm)

March 26 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

March 27 – Asbury only Planning Day – No School for Students

March 30 -April 3 – Spring Break

April 6 – District-Wide Planning day – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

April 7 – Students return to school

April 7 – CSC & PTSO Meetings

April 8 – CMAS TESTING BEGINS FOR 3RD – 5TH GRADE – the schedule is on the website

April 17 – Student Council – Asbury Spirit day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

April 17 – Staff vs. student Soccer Game – Carnival Bid winners

April 21 – Dine out for Asbury – BIRD CALL

April 21 – First Grade Music Concert

April 23 – Kindergarten Music Concert

April 24 – Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

April 24 – Rain Date Staff vs. Student soccer game

April 28 – Class Picture Day

April 29 – Fifth Grade to the Rockies game – Weather and Science day



Thursday Folders, February 6, 2020   


School Notes   

  • Thank you for your continued support around Asbury’s non-student contact days. Attached is the Asbury Calendar for the 2020-2021 school year. There will be 4 release days built in to support project-based learning, planning and data analysis. These days provide the opportunity for all staff to review student data, including social-emotional and behavioral needs, and plan for engaging, rigorous project-based learning lessons that support ALL students. With the support of these days, Asbury has seen a significant increase in student achievement and student engagement. Please review the calendar closely, as it is different from the district calendar. As always, let us know what questions you have.
  • On inside mornings (including late starts), please bring your students directly into the auditorium through Door #9 in the courtyard, not the office.  Parents are welcome to stay with students in the auditorium until the bell rings if they want to, but may not enter the hallway without signing at the office and getting a visitor’s badge.
  • Please come in and check the lost and found.  All will again be donated BEFORE President’s Day weekend.
  • Canned Food Drive – Students bring your donations to your classroom so they can be counted. It runs through February 13.  All donations benefit the Asbury Backpack Program.
  • Over the Holiday break, DPS’s Technology Department upgraded Asbury’s security system and installed a new doorbell/camera at the courtyard office door. However, it has now been moved to the “Front” door on Asbury Ave. (Where the buses pick up).  This is where parents will ring to pick up students from Discovery Link.    
  • Important Reminder: In order to promote independence, please drop your student off in the office if they are late. If you decide to accompany them- ALL visitors, parents, etc. MUST sign in at the office.
  • Make sure you have registered for the Kids Heart Challenge.  Here is the link to sign up! We don’t want you to miss out!  Ask your friends and family to help you take the Kids Heart Challenge.  Watch your Deets, Facebook, and Instagram for more information.  The celebration “SLIME” assembly will be on February 18th.
  • It is planning time for the next school year and the office needs to know if your child is not going to attend Asbury next year for whatever reason.   Please let either the teacher or the office know.

PTSO

Read-A-Thon

  • Our annual Read-A-Thon will begin in March, but we’re already getting started on the planning. If you would like to help with this great literacy event, please email asbury.ptso@gmail.com

DU Sporting Events – Only Basketball Tickets are Left!

  • Purchase tickets for the Men’s basketball game on Thursday, February 20th:
    • Online at  asbury-dutickets.cheddarup.com and they will be sent home with your student. 
    • On the playground at drop off and pick up the following days: 2/10, 2/12. 2/18 & 2/20.
    • Ticket purchase includes pre-game court experience which is fun for kids of all ages!
    • Ticket quantities are limited, so sales will end once we’re sold out.  
    • Gymnastics Tickets are sold out.

Save the Date for Spring Wing

  • Get ready to transport yourself to the tropics for our 5th annual adults-only fundraiser. The evening includes food, drinks, entertainment, and an auction.  Mark your calendars and book your sitters for May 2, 2020.

Weekly Flyers – click here to view

Young Rembrandts Enrichment – new session

Parent Night with Ann Kaplan – Parenting Coach

Asbury Calendar – 2020-2021

No School Reminder – February 13, 14 & 17

Lost and Found Memo


Month at a Glance

February/March/April  2019-2020 

February 7 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

February 7 – 9:00 – Kinder Tours

February 10 – 3:15 – 4:15 –  Talent Show Dress Rehearsal

February 11 – 2:00 – 3:00 pm – Talent Show

February 13 – Asbury only Planning Day – No school for students

February 14 – District-Wide Planning Day – No school for students

February 17 – President’s Day – School closed

February 18 – Kids Heart Challenge – Closing Assembly  2:15 – New Date

February 19 – 5:30 – 6:30 -Parent Night  – Parent/Coach Ann Kaplan shares strategies to support behavior

February 20 – Dine out for Asbury – Spanky’s

February 20 – 6:30-8:30 pm – Rosedale – Harvard Gulch Neighborhood Association Meeting  – Aud.

February 20 – DU Men’s Basketball Game – Tickets for sale by PTSO (see above link)

February 21 – End of 2nd Trimester – Report cards go home

February 21 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

February 26 -9:00 –  BEST Assembly – South High CheerLeaders 

February 28 – Student Council – Book Character Day

March 3 – CSC and PTSO Meetings

March 6 – Student Council – Spirit day – Wear Blue or you Asbury T-Shirt

March 8 – DU Women’s Gymnastics – Tickets for sale by PTSO (see above link)

March 12 – Kinder WOW Show

March 12 – Dine out for Asbury – Illegal Pete’s

March 13 – Student Council – Mustache Day

March 18 – 6:00-7:00 – CMAS Parent Night 

March 20 – Student Council – Sports Jersey Day

March 24 – 3rd and 5th Grade Concert  

March 26 – 3rd Grade Wolf Trials at DU (10:00 am-2:30 pm)

March 26 – Student Council – Spirit Day – Wear blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

March 27 – Asbury only Planning Day – No School for Students

March 30 – April 3 – Spring Break

April 6 – District-Wide Planning day – NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS

April 7 – Students return to school

April 7 – CSC & PTSO Meetings

April 8 – CMAS TESTING BEGINS FOR 3RD – 5TH GRADE – the schedule is on the website

April 17 – Student Council – Asbury Spirit day – Wear Blue or your Asbury T-Shirt

April 17 – Staff vs. student Soccer Game – Carnival Bid winners

April 21 – Dine out for Asbury – BIRD CALL

April 21 – First Grade Music Concert

April 23 – Kindergarten Music Concert

April 24 – Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

April 24 – Rain Date Staff vs. Student soccer game

April 28 – Class Picture Day

April 29 – Fifth Grade to the Rockies game – Weather and Science day