Nitrauer News — February 4th

This Week at Nitrauer:

Tuesday, February 5th (3:40-5:00pm) – “Hollywood’s Walk of Fame” Talent Show Auditions (Auditorium)

Friday, February 8th – Deadline to sign up for the Art Show & Project Fair (Art Show Sign UpProject Fair Sign Up)

Friday, February 8th – Box Top Collection (


*Nitrauer’s“Hollywood’s Walk of Fame” talent show is coming to Nitrauer Friday, February 22nd.  All students who signed up to perform should plan to attend the auditions tomorrow afternoon, February 5th.  Parents, plan to pick up your students at 5:00.  All students who signed up to announce or be on stage crew should plan to attend the mandatory meeting on February 12th from 3:40-4:30pm. 

*The Art Show & Project Fair are returning to Nitrauer Elementary on Thursday, March 7th from 7 – 8pm.  Deadline to sign-up is this Friday, February 8th (Art Show Sign UpProject Fair Sign Up).

*Artwork can be a piece of pottery, a photograph, a sculpture, model or building display, block design, pastel, or pencil sketch.  All are encouraged to participate. Artwork can be from school or home. Please one entry per student.  Contact Angela at or 717-371-8444 with any questions.

*A project can be any type of display that shows what you have learned. You can work by yourself, with a friend or a group of friends.  You may choose from many subjects such as cultural topics, history, math, art, science, health, cooking, sports, and hobbies. Check your library and computer websites for great ideas.  Any questions, email

**See Nitrauer 2019 Project Fair and Art Show for additional information.

*Hopefully, everyone has been busy clipping and collecting Box Tops! Our next official collection will be next Friday, February 8th.   If you have any questions, you may refer to for Box Top links and/or contact Allison McCarthy, box top coordinator, at

*Book Nook is coming up! Save the date for Wednesday February 13th.  Thanks to the continual elementary level donations from Nitrauer families in combination with the tremendous efforts of Mrs. D from our library, the Book Nook will have great organization and an awesome selection.

Volunteers with clearances will be needed anytime on February 13th, from 9-1.  Please email Laura McCamant at if you would like to help student shoppers make their purchases, and keep the Nook running smoothly.  We also need volunteers for after the sale positions to help reorganize, sort, and maintain the books, thru out the year.

Mark Your Calendar:

Tuesday, February 12th (3:40-4:30pm) – Mandatory meeting for announcers/stage crew members for “Hollywood’s Walk of Fame” Talent Show

Wednesday, February 13th – Book Nook

Thursday, February 14th – Early Dismissal at 1:40pm

Friday, February 15th – No School (Teacher Inservice Day)

Monday, February 18th – No School (Snow Make-up Day)

Tuesday, February 19th (3:40-5:00pm) – Mandatory rehearsal for all involved in “Hollywood’s Walk of Fame” Talent Show

Tuesday, February 19th (7:00pm) – PTO Meeting (Faculty Room)

Friday, February 22nd (7:00pm) – “Hollywood’s Walk of Fame” Talent Show (Auditorium)

Wednesday, February 27th & Thursday, February 28th – Drop off art work for Art Show

Thursday, March 7th (6:30pm-8:00pm) – Nitrauer Open House followed by Art Show & Project Fair