June 24

Summer Media Center hours

The Snow Media Center will be open every Tuesday from 9:00-12:00 and 1:00-4:00, June 28 through August 16.  Children and parents are invited to come to check out books, listen to a story, participate in a craft or other activity and to access MyOn and MobyMax on the computers.  Hope to see you here this summer!

June 24

The school office is closed for the summer

The Snow school office will be closed for the summer from Friday, June 24 through Friday, August 19.  The office will reopen on Monday, August 22 at 8:00 AM.  If you’d like to register your child or need immediate assistance, please contact our Student Services office at the Administrative Service Center, 18700 Audette.  The phone number is 313-827-3005.  Their hours are Monday-Friday, 7:30-4:00.  Have a great summer!

June 23

Suggested Supply List for 2016-2017


I hope you are enjoying your summer!

Many parents like to shop the back-to-school sales in August for their student’s school supplies.  Our teachers have put together the following suggested supply lists for each grade.  Right click on the link beside the grade you want to view.

Kindergarten: Kindergarten Supply List

First Grade:  First Grade Supply List

Second Grade: Second Grade Supply List

Third Grade: Third Grade Supply List

Fourth Grade:   Fourth Grade Supply List

Fifth Grade: Fifth Grade Supply List

June 15

Half Day on Thursday, June 16!

Thursday, June 16 is the last day of school.  All students will be dismissed at 11:45 AM.  No lunch will be provided.

The first day of school for the 2016-2017 school year is Tuesday, Sept. 6.  It is a half day and students will be dismissed at 11:45 AM.  Grades 1-5 will have a full day of school Wednesday, Sept. 7 beginning on Wednesday, Sept. 7.  Kindergarten students will have a half day of school every day of the first week.

Have a great summer!

June 9

PTA Family Picnic at Snow

The PTA Family Picnic is Friday, June 10 from 5:00-8:00 PM.  Come for food and fun!

Food: You must have food tickets to buy food.  All food items are 1 ticket each.  Tickets are $1.  Food items are pizza, all-beef hot dogs, chips, pop, juice pouches, water and snow cones.  Families are invited to bring a dessert to share.  Desserts will be available for everyone to enjoy for FREE while they last.

Wristbands: Wristbands provide unlimited access to all Bouncers, Face Painting and Balloon Artist. Children must have a wristband to participate in these activities.

Bike Raffle: Registered Snow students will be entered to win a new bike or gift card.  This drawing is free with admission but YOU MUST BE PRESENT TO WIN!


Family 4 Pack: $15 (includes 16 food tickets and 2 wristbands)

Additional Wristband: $3

Additional Food Ticket: $1

Classroom Basket Raffle: Tickets are $1 each or six for $5.

It’s not too late to volunteer!  Please consider giving a half hour or more of your time to help make this event a success  You can sign up here:


See you there!

June 7

Pizza Kits!

Little Caesars Pizza Kits are being delivered to school this Wednesday, June 8! We are looking for volunteers to help us with organizing/sorting them and then distributing them to everyone. We will start sorting at 2 p.m. and pickup is from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. Please let the PTA or Ms. Doner know if you can help out. The more people, the faster it goes!

We do not have any storage in the freezer to hold your items overnight and they must be kept cold so please make arrangements to pick up your order before 9:00 PM tomorrow.

The winners for the Pizza Kit Fundraiser are:
Ms. Cummins’ class sold the most pizza kits and won a pizza party!

4th Grade Top Seller: Delaney Chararon
4th Grade 2nd Place: Janelle Awazem

All students who sold 5 or more will enjoy an ice cream treat AND extra recess!
Thanks to all who participated – it really helps out for our 5th grade Camp Pinewood trip in October!

Mr. DeSantis and Mrs. Doner

May 18

2016 Clean Up Parade

Parents and Students of Snow School:

Our 2016 Clean Up Parade is Thursday, May 26.  Our event starts at 9:30 am.  All students that have a Snow School Unity shirt should wear it on Parade Day!  (If you did not purchase a shirt there are some available from the Art Room, sizes are limited.  The shirts are $5 each.)

Please come out and support us as we share our message:  “Fix Up, Clean Up, Paint Up, Plant Up!”  Our route is Culver to Snow Road, Snow Road to Houston, Houston back to Snow School.  There will be a short ceremony in the front of the school and you are welcome to attend.  Thanks, hope to see you out there cheering us on!

Thanks- City Beautiful and STAND

May 16

PTA NEWS: Attention Parents!

The end of the school year is rapidly approaching and so is our Annual End-of-the-Year Picnic! We are always looking for volunteers to help the picnic go off without a hitch! We have plenty of open spots still available for the evening. If anyone can help, please sign-up using the sign-up genius link:
We are looking for a few donations for the evening as well: baked goods for our dessert table, along with juice boxes, water and soda. If you are able to donate any of these items, please deliver by 3:30pm the day of the picnic. We are also looking for crockpots to help cook the hotdogs at the picnic. If anyone has one they are willing to let us borrow that evening, please let us know. We’ll need that by 2pm that day.
We are having our last PTA meeting of the year on Tuesday, June 7th at 6pm. We will also be packing all of the preorders and putting together the raffle baskets that day. Please come join us for the meeting and stay after to help us finalize last-minute picnic details. Any and all help is welcome.
Any questions, please contact Jeannette Warren, PTA president: trynsmom@gmail.com
Thank you!