Glen Haven Weekly Scoop: Week of May 27


Field Day– It’s time to celebrate the culmination of another school year with Field Day! Students in grades PreK – 2 will celebrate Field Day on Wednesday June 6, 2018. Students in grades 3 – 5 will celebrate Field Day on Thursday June 7, 2018. Parents are invited to assist with Field Day. Please contact Mr. Hatcher, the Physical Education Teacher, or your child’s teacher if you are available on those dates. Thank you for your support!
Free English Class – Free English Class will meet every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. This class will focus on conversational English and Language skills. Please come and join us!


Help out the PTA – Box tops, Amazon Smile, Mable’s Labels, CertifiKid, eScrips, and Giant.  Please see the link below to see more information on how YOU and these organizations can help the GHES PTA. of PTAFundraisingFlyer.pdf?dl=0


Meet the new PTA Leadership for 2018-2019! 

Glen Haven PTA Leadership Team – 2018-19
Position Serving
Executive Committee
President Scott MacRae
Vice President Jessica Sniffin
Vice President – Communications Katie Campana-Scherer
Treasurer Ruby Yip
Secretary Lois Jackson
Delegate Sherrita Wilkins
Committee/Task Leads
Membership Daniel Esparza & Kate O’Sullivan
Staff Appreciation Raghad Alkhafaji, Lakisha Morris, & Laura Ortiz
Communications (n/a: VP Communication leads)
Finance (n/a: Treasurer leads)
Translation Darlene Aguilar
Room Parents Ruby Lopez Harper & Amy Richardson
After School Activities Rebecca Willis
Fundraising and Community Events Natasha Sturdivant, Laura Ortiz, & Catherine Beaudette
Fundr. and Community Events activities:
Book Fairs Suzanne Feinspan & Roxana Finkelburg
Movie Nights Heather Ginn & Daniel Esparza
Spirit Wear Gayle Hope
Dine Out Nights Daniel Esparza
2nd Cup of Coffee (if continues) Raghad Alkhafaji
Box Tops Darlene Aguilar & Lakisha Morris
Election Day Bake Sale (Nov) Gayle Hope
Sweep the Creek Laura Ortiz
Read-A-Thon Amanda Schoch


This Week:


  • 5/28 – Memorial Day – No School
  • 6/1 – Drama Club PerformanceSupport Glen Haven students as they sing, dance and act – come and see the Glen Haven Drama Club production of Annie jr!  Shows will take place Friday, May 25 and Friday, June 1in the Glen Haven Cafeteria at 7:00pm. Admission is $2. Refreshments will be sold.



A Look Ahead:


  • 6/5 – PTA Meeting
  • 6/6 – Field Day (Kindergarten – 2nd grade)
  • 6/7 – Field Day (3rd grade – 5th grade)
  • 6/11 – PreK Promotion/Celebration
  • 6/12 – Kindergarten Promotion/Picnic
  • 6/13 – Grades 1 & 2 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – Grades 3 & 4 Awards Assembly/Picnic
  • 6/14 – PEP Promotion at 2:00pm
  • 6/14 – Grade 5 Promotion at 6:30pm
  • 6/15 – Last day of school for students! – Early Release Day



Misc/Community News

Hometown Holidays – Celebrate Memorial Weekend with the 30th Annual Hometown Holidays Music Festival featuring more than 30 free live performances, the Taste of Rockville, children’s activities and more! The festivities end on Monday, May 28 with the Annual Memorial Day Parade.


Clark’s Elioak Farm Memorial Weekend Fun –  Memorial Day weekend from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. enjoy free admission for all active duty military and their families. We honor you and appreciate your service. Come be our guests any day this holiday weekend!


Montgomery Parks Summer Programs and Activities – Montgomery County Recreation and Montgomery Parks have hundreds of exciting programs and classes to promote active and healthy lifestyles this summer. Summer registration is open via ActiveMONTGOMERY.


The MCPS Parent Academy – Sign up for FREE workshops at

Everyday Summer Reading: A Must! (presented in English and Spanish)- Thursday, May 31st, from 11:30 – 1:00pm or 7:00pm – 8:30pm, at Rocking Horse Road Center Auditorium, 4910 Macon Road, Rockville, MD 20852 

Active Parenting Now! (Part 4 of 6) – Thursday, May 31th, from 6:30pm – 8:30pm, at Earle B. Wood Middle School, 14615 Bauer Drive, Rockville, MD 20877


The Taste of Wheaton – The 23rd annual Taste of Wheaton will take place on Sunday, June 3, from 11:00 am to 5:00 pm.


Silver Spring Library

English Conversation Club (5/28 11:30am – 1:00pm)

Lego Weekend Play (6/2 12:30pm – 5:30pm; 6/3 1:00pm – 4:30pm)


Wheaton Library

Me and You-kulele Sing-a-long (5/31 4:00pm -4:30pm)

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