Castle ConnectorCurrent IssueRecent Issues201720162015Information Worth RepeatingWinter WeatherWith winter upon us, please be sure your child is dressed for the weather each day. Warm jackets, hats, mittens, boots are needed every day and we recommend students have snow pants. Be sure to label your child's winter gear with their name. We go outside for recess every day unless the wind chill or temperature is below zero.If your family is having difficulty funding the purchase of warm winter gear, please contact Diane Peterson, Castle School Social Worker, at 651-748-6766.Tennis Shoes for Gym ClassesNow that students are wearing boots to school, be sure to help your child remember to pack their tennis shoes in their backpack. Shoes are required for gym classes.School Closing/Delays InformationWith the winter season upon us, there are several ways to see if Castle School will be starting late, closing early or closed for the day. School delays or closings will be announced by 6:00am.
- Check the School District Website at www.isd622.org
- Watch TV for announcements - it will be listed as North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale School District 622
- There will be a School Messenger phone announcement to all accurate phone numbers for all families (make sure your phone numbers are up-to-date to receive this important phone call).
Nurses Corner - Mrs. Buesing, 651-748-6715
Flu season is here. If your child is not feeling well, please keep them home.
-If your child has a 100 degree or more fever, the must stay home and have a normal temperature before returning to school.
-If your child has vomitted, they must be symptom free for 24 hours before they can return to school.
-Over the Counter medications cannot be given by the nurse without a doctor's note and a parent signature.
Please call the Attendance Line before 9:30am at 651-748-6717, if your child will be out of school for the day or will be arriving late. The Attendance Line is available 24 hours a day. If your child is absent and you have not called school, we must call you.
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