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Spirit Wear

Mill Creek Spirit Wear is now available here: www.millcreekspirit.com

All orders will include free shipping from April 16 through May 3!

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SMAC PTA General Meeting

SMAC PTA General Meeting
Monday, March 15 – 6:30pm

SMAC (Shawnee Mission Area Council) PTA will have a general meeting tomorrow evening at 6:30.

Dr. Mike Fulton, current SMSD Superintendent, and Dr. Michelle Hubbard, incoming Superintendent / current Deputy Superintendent, will join the meeting for a Q&A time and will provide guidance and recommendations regarding PTA events/gatherings at schools.

All PTA members may join the meeting. The Zoom link and passcode are in Mill Creek PTA’s MemberHub here: https://millcreekelempta.memberhub.com/…/announc…/451327

If you are not a PTA member and you would like to attend SMAC PTA’s general meeting, join Mill Creek PTA here: https://millcreekelempta.memberhub.store/store!


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PTA Meeting – January 28th

Save the date for our next Mill Creek PTA meeting on Thursday, January 28th, at 7:00 PM!

Jamie Borgman, our SMSD board of education northwest area representative, will join the meeting to update us on district happenings.

The Zoom meeting link will be: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84589084777

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Holiday Music Showcase

Thanks to everyone in the Mill Creek community who submitted performances for the Holiday Music Showcase and special thanks to Mrs. Hirsch for putting it together!

You can watch and listen here: https://youtu.be/hue9mhrS9NU

The music would make a great accompaniment to your Holiday Hunt or to any other holiday activities!

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Mill Creek Holiday Hunt

It’s an interactive scavenger hunt using GooseChase next Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings!

Check out the flyer for more info, install the GooseChase app on a mobile device, and come to Mill Creek during one of the three times to participate!

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Reflections Contest Open House

The Reflections Open House and district-wide results are live here: https://www.smac-pta.org/2020-21-reflections-results
 
Congratulations to all students who participated and a special congratulations to Mill Creek’s entrants!
 
Harper Ward – Speechless
Award of Merit – Dance Choreography
 
Milo Langford – The Game Show “You Matter”
Honorable Mention – Film Production
 
Guneet Kaur – Why I Matter
Award of Merit – Literature
 
Kaili Szerwinski – I Matter
Literature
 
Erik Gregory – Tiny But Worthy
Photography
 
Kennedy Woolf – I Matter
Honorable Mention – Photography
 
Fiona Du – Happy
Visual Arts
 
Sarah Van Daalen – I Matter
Visual Arts


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Virtual Reflections Open House

The district-wide winners for the SMAC PTA Reflections contest will be available tomorrow, December 8th, in a virtual Reflections Open House!
When the open house begins tomorrow, this link will go live: https://www.smac-pta.org/2020-21-reflections-results
You can find more information on the Reflections contest here: https://www.smac-pta.org/reflections
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Holiday Music Showcase

Looking for a little Mill Creek cheer this holiday season?

Mrs. Hirsch, our wonderful music teacher, and Mill Creek PTA are making a holiday music showcase with music performed by us!

All members of the Mill Creek community, young and old, individuals and groups, may be included! Just record your performance and send it to Mrs. Hirsch as a file attachment in Canvas. We’ll compile all of the submissions into a Mill Creek holiday playlist that can be the background music for your holiday activities.



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Book Fair – Save the Date!

Our annual book fair will be online only, Nov. 20th-Dec. 3rd!
FREE shipping on orders over $25.
Orders ship to your home. 🏠
Great holiday gift ideas. 🎁
“Shop now” link goes live on Nov. 20th: https://www.scholastic.com/bf/millcreekelementaryschool
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Reflections Contest Winners

Congratulations to this year’s National PTA Reflections contest winners!
 
Primary:
Guneet Kaur – Grade 2 – Visual Arts
 
Intermediate:
Fiona Du – Grade 4 – Visual Arts
Milo Langford – Grade 5 – Film Production
Erik Gregory – Grade 4 – Photography
Harper Ward – Grade 5 – Dance/Choreography
 
Middle School:
Kennedy Woolf – Grade 6 – Photography
Kaili Szerwinski – Grade 6 – Literature
Sarah VanDaalen – Grade 6 – Visual Arts
 
These students will now go on to compete at the district level where they will be judged against students from across SMSD in each of their given categories. District winners will then continue to the state level and eventually the national level.
 
On Tuesday, December 8, at 6pm, all school winners and the results of the SMAC district judging will be revealed on the SMAC website! We will post a link as soon as we get it!
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PTA Meeting

Don’t forget the PTA meeting this evening at 7:00!

The meeting will be in Zoom here: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/88490064535

The agenda for the meeting is here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1PKj6XMuvQimKSJSalW4w10A5cPfYlQmhZb1Dy4Ji6k0/

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Halloween House Tour

Happy October! Here is more info on the Mill Creek Halloween House Tour!
Two ways to participate:

1. Sign up here to have your house included on the tour. Decorate the outside of your house for everyone to enjoy. Prizes (and bragging rights) will be awarded to the top three houses! Have your home decorated from Saturday, October 24th until Saturday, October 31st. Please sign up by Wednesday, October 21st!

https://forms.gle/Qwef8j3pU6LriZaA8

2. The Mill Creek community will be given a list of homes that are included on the tour. Take your family on a walk or drive around to see all the decorated houses anytime from October 24th to October 31st. Vote for your favorite!

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2019-2020 Award Recipients

During yesterday evening’s general meeting, we presented the 2019-2020 Spirit and Life Achievement awards. The recipients were:

Spirit Award: Nickie Fosburg

Life Achievement Award: Tracey Kahtava

Life Achievement Award: Tracy Woolf

These people have consistently worked as advocates for Mill Creek’s children and have helped Mill Creek’s community and PTA in countless ways. They absolutely deserve our congratulations and thanks!

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September Newsletter

The September newsletter is now available at the links below.

English

Spanish

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Spirit Wear

The Mill Creek Spirit Wear store is open at the link below!

Orders are due by September 18th. Submit your order for Mill Creek gear today!

https://millcreekbacktoschool.itemorder.com/

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Join PTA!

Why join PTA?

Class activities, Community Connection Fair, science enrichment, the yearbook, staff appreciation, book fair, Mustang Derby, just to name a few reasons!

Most importantly, it helps our kids and Mill Creek!

To join PTA for 2020-2021: https://millcreekelempta.memberhub.store/

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PRIDE box pickup!

2019-2020 Mill Creek families (including last year’s sixth graders)

PRIDE box pickup is this Thursday, July 16, at Mill Creek from 9:15 am to 2:45 pm!

 

Families with last names A-L may pick up at the front circle drive.

Families with last names M-Z may pick up at the playground.

You are welcome to stop by any time between 9:15 and 2:45 on Thursday.

 

Please follow one of the links below for more information from Mrs. Lord.
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PRIDE boxes coming later this summer! Stay tuned!

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School Tool Box Open for Ordering!

The School Tool Box online store for 2020-2021 is open now!

It’s a great way to simplify ordering school supplies for the upcoming year!

School Tool Box has grade-level supply lists from the Mill Creek staff. Your order is completely customizable so you can add or delete items before you submit the order.

To find the lists and to place an order, go to https://schooltoolbox.com/school-suppli…/school/list-boxes/… or search for Mill Creek at https://schooltoolbox.com.

All supply boxes will ship directly to your home. School Tool Box recommends ordering by July 26 to ensure everything arrives before Back to School Night on August 10.

Mill Creek PTA coordinates with School Tool Box, but this is not a fundraiser. PTA does not add any markup to the pricing.

Contact information for School Tool Box is here: https://schooltoolbox.com/school-supplies/site/contact

Happy shopping!