Nitrauer News — September 8th

Next week at Nitrauer:

Monday, September 11th – 6:30pm – 7:55pm – Back to School Night (Parents Only)
**6:30 – 6:55 is a presentation by Dr. Hancock in the auditorium for new parents followed by classroom visits to hear from your child(ren)’s teacher(s)

Please continue to join our annual Nitrauer spirit color days:

Colors to Wear Schedule:

Mon., Sept. 11 – Red, White, & Blue
Tues., Sept. 12 – Black (Negro)



*Per direction from the District Office, PTO eblasts will now typically be sent on Fridays.

*Note the above color schedule has changed for Monday, September 11th — it is now Red, White, & Blue day in memory of 9/11.

*Parent Night at Nitrauer is tomorrow night, Monday September 11thPlease note that this event is for parents only.  Parents new to Nitrauer are invited to meet with Dr. Hancock in the auditorium from 6:30-6:55pm.  Beginning at 7pm will be 2 sessions in which classroom teachers will explain the curriculum for this year.  You will also receive information regarding student expectations for the year.

*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 19th.  Hope to see you there!

*We are in need of veteran Nitrauer families to act as ‘buddies’ to the new students and families at Nitrauer.  Veteran families will be paired with new families who requested a buddy to extend a warm welcome, be available to answer questions, and be a friendly face in the crowd.  If you are interested, please contact Janet Campbell at

*Join the Manheim Township High School Boys & Girls Soccer Teams with their Soccer for a Cause Event – “Accidents Happen” Health Room Supply Drive on September 16th.  They will be collecting items for our elementary & Landis Run health rooms at the games (9:00am JV Boys & Varsity Girls and 11:00am Varsity Boys and JV Girls).  See MT Boys Soccer Health Room Heroes for a list of items the teams are collecting as well as for more information.

*Friendly’s is hosting a Fundraising Event for the Nitrauer PTO on Thursday, September 28th from 5-8pm.  During this time 10% of all sales will be donated to our PTO.  See September Friendlys Flier for more information.

Mark Your Calendar:

Thursday, September 28th – 5-8pm – Friendly’s Fundraiser Night for Nitrauer (September Friendlys Flier)

Saturday, September 30th – Deadline to sign-up for this year’s Student Directory (Directory Signup)

Thursday, October 5th – Early Dismissal at 1:40pm

Friday, October 6th – No School (Teacher Inservice Day)

Monday, October 9th – No School

Friday, October 13th – Picture Day (more information to follow)