Nitrauer News — September 7th

Next Week at Nitrauer:

Thursday, September 13th – 6:30pm-8:00pm – Back to School Night (Parents Only)

  • 6:30-6:50 Session with Dr. Hancock in the auditorium for Grades K-2 parents or parents with more than one child at Nitrauer.
    7:00-7:25 Session #1 with teachers
    7:30-7:50 Session #2 with teachers AND Session with Dr. Hancock in the auditorium for Grades 3-4 parents or for parents who missed the first session with her.  This is NOT just for new-to-Nitrauer parents.


Please continue to join our annual Nitrauer spirit color days:

Colors to Wear Schedule:

Mon., Sept. 10 – Brown (Cafe/Marrón)
Tues., Sept. 11 – Red, White, & Blue
Wed., Sept. 12 — Black (Negro)
Thurs., Sept. 13 – White (Blanco)
Fri., Sept. 14 – Rainbow Day (Dia del Arcoiris)


*Parent Night at Nitrauer is next Thursday, September 13thPlease note that this event is for parents only.  See above for the evening’s schedule.

*All parents are invited to join us at our monthly PTO meetings.  They are held in the Nitrauer Teacher’s Lounge at 7pm on the third Tuesday of the month.  Our first meeting for this school year will be Tuesday, September 18th.  Hope to see you there!

*Thank you to those who have volunteered to fill some of the open PTO positions.  There are still some needs. Openings include:

**Barnes & Noble Night – Work with Barnes & Noble rep to confirm date and arrange for teacher readers to attend.
**Bingo Night Understudy – Purchase prizes, create flier, organize attendance and food/drink items.  The understudy will take over bingo night for the 2019/2020 school year.
**Friendly’s Fun Nights – Coordinate three school night events at Friendly’s.
**Book Nook Understudy Organize collection/sorting of donated books.  Assist students at Book Nook 4-5 times a year. The understudy will take over the book nook for the 2019/2020 school year.

**If you are interested or would like more information, please contact Angela Salabsky at

*If you have not already done so for this year, please use the following link to complete the form to sign-up for this year’s Nitrauer Student Directory, compiled courtesy of the PTO for the families of students attending Nitrauer:  Student Directory Sign-Up.  Please complete the form by September 30th to be included in this year’s directory.

*Friendly’s is hosting a Fun Night (fundraising night) for the Nitrauer PTO on Tuesday, September 25th from 5-8pm.  During this time, 10% of all sales will be donated to our PTO.

*The Book Nook will be occurring on the following Wednesdays this school year: October 10th, December 12th, February 13th, and April 10th.  We need your lovely book donations, especially chapter books, again this year in order to continue with successful book selection.  Please send them to the school office.  As usual, we will need volunteers with clearance to help students on Book Nook Days.

Mark Your Calendar:

Tuesday, September 18th – 7:00pm – PTO Meeting (Faculty Room)

Tuesday, September 25th – 5-8pm – Friendly’s Fun  Night for the Nitrauer PTO

Sunday, September 30th – Deadline to sign up for this year’s student directory (Student Directory Sign-Up)

Thursday, October 4th – Picture Day (more information to follow)

Friday, October 5th – No School (Teacher In-Service Day)

Monday, October 8th – No School

Wednesday, October 10th – Book Nook