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  • Tar River Receives 3 GEF Grants!
    Tar River Receives 3 GEF Grants!
    We are proud to announce that teachers, Karen Floyd, Holly Navo, and Dawn Parrish were visited by GEF Prize Patrol on Monday, November 25th! Congratulations to these teachers!
  • We are proud to announce that teachers, Karen Floyd, Holly Navo, and Dawn Parrish were visited by GEF Prize Patrol on Monday, November 25th! Congratulations to these teachers!
  • We are proud to announce that teachers, Karen Floyd, Holly Navo, and Dawn Parrish were visited by GEF Prize Patrol on Monday, November 25th! Congratulations to these teachers!
EVERY FRIDAY IS SPIRIT DAY!
Every Friday is Spirit Day! Wear your Tar River Spirit Wear or Green. To order spirit wear click the link on our website. Show your School Spirit!
  • 4th Grade's Trip To The Zoo For Their PBL Project
    4th Grade's Trip To The Zoo For Their PBL Project
    Project-based learning in action! Our 4th graders are learning from a zookeeper and park designer about creating habitats for wildlife. The students will use this information in creating their own habitats. How cool to learn from professionals in the field! @ North Carolina Zoo

Congratulations to Mrs. Mendenhall!
Congratulations to Mrs. Mendenhall!
Congratulations to Stacie Mendenhall, Speech Language Pathologist at Tar River , on being named the GCPS Exceptional Children’s Educator of Excellence at the NC EC Conference.
Terrapin Weekly News - Stay up to date
Terrapin Weekly News - Stay up to date
This information is sent out every Sunday night at 7:15 pm by phone and email to help keep our families informed. If you are not receiving these
phone calls please contact our front office to verify they have your correct contact information.

December 8th

Good evening for the Terrapin Weekly News.
Monday there will be no meeting for the running clubs after school
Wednesday is the Running clubs end of season celebration after school
Thursday dance tickets go on sale for the Holiday Sock Hops. Tickets are $5 and will be on sale each morning the gym through December 17th.
Thursday evening is our Holiday Concert for Pre-K- 2nd grades and our TerraTonix Chorus. The concert begins at 6 pm. Reserved seating is on sale now with Mr. Callicutt our music teacher.
Friday is spirit day.
The Holiday Sock Hop dances are Wednesday, Dec. 18th for K-2 – 3:30-4:30 pm
Thursday, Dec. 19th is 3-5 from 3:30-5-30 pm. Tickets are presale in the gym starting December 12th for $5.
Wills Way collections are going on until Dec. 13th. Don’t forget to send these items in and drop them off by the front office. The list of items needed are on our website.
Our Giving Tree is up in our office. We need gift cards of $5 or more from local grocery stores, Walmart, or Dollar General. Your child gets to write their name on a turtle ornament and hang it on our tree.
A Friendly Dental Van letter was sent home this week with each child. If you would like your child to participate please return this form to school.
The last week of school before the winter break we will be celebrating by having a themed day each day.
Monday is Holiday Hat day
Tuesday is Holiday Character day
Wednesday is Crazy Holiday Accessory day
Thursday is Holiday Sweater day
Friday is PJ day
Thank you and have fantastic week



Congratulations to our STRIDE and GOTR Teams - They bring home the trophy
Our teams both won the Spirit Trophies at the 5K that was held on Saturday, Dec. 7th.