TOWN OF LEE — A Stokes Elementary School open house celebration for students and families for the upcoming 2019-20 year will be held Sept. 3 starting at 6 p.m. at the 9095 Turin Road school, according to a Rome school district announcement.
Among the activities noted:
• From 6 to 6:25 p.m. will be meet-and-greet opportunities for parents and students to visit classrooms to drop off school supplies, say hello to teachers and staff, find lockers, plus related items.
• From 6:30 to 6:55 p.m. and from 7 to 7:25 p.m., grade K-6 teachers will offer two identical open house classroom presentations for attendees’ convenience. During the presentations, students will be able to enjoy time with friends outside in a playground area supervised by encore teachers and staff, said the announcement. This will allow parents and teachers time to connect about expectations, curriculum and routines.
• From 7 to 8 p.m. there will be a staff-and-student dance party that will be outside, weather permitting.
There also will be opportunities to meet Stokes PTG (Parent-Teacher-Group) representatives, the announcement noted.