THE YEAR NOMINATIONS
MEMBERS, PARENTS, STUDENTS, and
Rodney School District is accepting nominations for the 2017 District Teacher
of the Year.
is eligible to nominate a teacher?
We encourage staff members to nominate teachers in the
District who have been role models for other teachers and students, active in
District activities, and have played a vital role in developing the curriculum
which guides our students and classrooms.
We encourage parents and community members to nominate
teachers whom they recognize for their outstanding teaching techniques and
their love of students and knowledge.
We encourage students to nominate teachers who are or have
been positive influences in their lives, have made school a “great” place to
be, and have shared wonderful experiences with them through the educational
do you nominate a teacher?
Nomination forms are available in each school building’s main
office, here on the McIlvaine website, and the Caesar Rodney District website.
Completed nomination forms are to be returned to the nominee’s school.
FOR SUBMITTING NOMINATIONS IS
News From the Nurse
Please click here for important information from our school nurse regarding head lice. If you have any further questions please feel free to contact our school nurse, Mrs. Gravatt.
January 18th - NO SCHOOL in honor of Martin Luther King Day
January 21st - January Family Fun Night from 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
January 25th - NO SCHOOL for Teacher In-Service
Parents of Students in the After School Reading Program
Don't forget the after school reading program will resume on Tuesday, January 5th. Please remember the program is on Tuesdays and Thursdays after school until 5pm.
Parents of the Chinese Immersion Students
SAVE THE DATE! The students from McIlvaine's Chinese Immersion program have once again been invited to participate in Delaware State University's Chinese New Year Celebration on Sunday, January 31st. More information will come home in January.
Order Your Yearbook Today!
Don't miss the opportunity to order a yearbook for your child's kindergarten year! The books are $18 each. Order forms are sent home with the students and can also be picked up in the main office. Payment must be included at the time the order is placed. If you do not order a book, you will not be able to purchase one later. We only order the number of books that are prepaid. ORDERS ARE DUE BY FEBRUARY 12, 2016.
*Please remember to bring your photo ID when you stop in for lunch or to sign out your child. It is important that we are able to verify who is picking up or visiting a child in our building. We appreciate you adhering to this rule to help keep the students at McIlvaine safe!
*Make sure that there is an adult or someone of babysitting age present to receive your child when they get off the bus in the afternoon.
*Contact the office whenever you have a change in your contact information. It is critical that we have the most up to date phone number for you and for all of your emergency contacts.
*Please talk with your child about the fire drill that we had a school on Wednesday, September 30th. Stress to them the importance of listening to their teacher and not talking with their friends. Also, although the alarm is loud, it is important that they not cover their ears. They need to be able to hear important instructions from the adult in charge.