Arrowhead Elementary School

May Newsletter 2017


Dear Arrowhead Families,


         It is difficult to imagine that we are in the last two months of the 2016-2017 school year.  Additionally, the PSSA Science Assessment will occur the week of May 1.  Students in grade 4 will participate in the PSSA Science.  Please make every effort to ensure that students are present for testing sessions.  As always, thank you for your continued support and cooperation. 


         May and June will be busy school months with special trips and school activities.  The Arrowhead Home and School will host their monthly meeting on Monday, May 1st at 7:00 p.m. in the Arrowhead library.  Additionally, the Arrowhead spring concert will occur on Wednesday, May 3 starting at 7:00 p.m.  The spring concert will occur in the cafeteria/gymnasium.  Arrowhead field day will occur on Wednesday, May 17 with a scheduled rain date of May 24.  Lastly, school will not be in session for students on the following dates: May 26, 29, and May 30.  For school and district information relative to May events, click on May calendar events. 


         The annual Arrowhead Spring Fair will occur on Saturday, May 20, 2017 beginning at 11:00 a.m.  Additional information will be forthcoming from the Arrowhead Home and School Association.  If you have not had the opportunity to attend the Spring Fair, please try to attend.  It is a wonderful event for our students, families, and staff.  


         Transition Update:  Arrowhead Open House Tour information for new families- The Open House Tour is a time for families to check out Arrowhead elementary school with their child. Current Arrowhead students will facilitate the Open House Tour.  The Arrowhead Open House Tour will occur on Wednesday May 10.  The Open House Tour is from 6-7 p.m.  


         For planning and scheduling purposes, the last student day will be Monday, June 12, 2017.  Please note on June 7, 8 and 9, the AM Kindergarten will follow their regular schedule.  However, the PM Kindergarten will be picked up at their regular time and will be dismissed at 2:30 p.m.  End of the year Kindergarten dismissal times.


         If you have any questions, please contact the school office at 610-489-5000, extension 44200 or visit the Methacton School District Website.  I hope this will help you finalize your summer plans.  Please access the following link for end of year dismissal times. 



Aaron Roberts