Pine Bend Announcements
Published on Feb 21, 2017 11:49

5th Grade Middle School Info Night Tonight!
The information session for parents of 5th grade students going to IGHMS next year is tonight at 6 pm in Cahill Ct.  They will discuss the 6th grade curriculum as well as a day in the life of a 6th grade student.

Spring Picture Day - Friday, March 10th

Spring Pictures will be on Friday, March 10th. To order online, go to and enter the Picture Day ID: MI196632Y0. An order form will also be sent home in Wednesday folders this week.

Yearbooks For Sale!
Go to and enter the code: 1228817

Upcoming After-School Classes
Community Ed Classes

IGH Traveling Baseball Registration Open
IGH Baseball registration is currently open for the 2017 traveling season.  Levels of play will be U9, U10, U11, U12, U13, and 14/15.  More information and links to registration can be found  at  If you have any questions you can email [email protected].

Upcoming Dates
Wednesday, February 22nd
 - Reimagine Minnesota (see info below)
Thursday, March 2nd - Jump Rope For Heart Event from 3:30-5 pm. Permission slips must be signed and returned to participate.
Friday, March 3rd - NO SCHOOL
Friday, March 10th - Spirit Day with popcorn!
Tuesday, March 14th - PTSA Meeting at 6:30 pm in the IMC
Thursday, March 16th - 5th Grade Band Concert at 7 pm at the Simley PAC
Wednesday, March 22nd - Grades 2-5 Music Program at the Simley PAC
March 27th - March 31st - NO SCHOOL - Spring Break

Reimagine Minnesota

Inver Grove Heights Schools is partnering with South St. Paul Public Schools and West St. Paul-Mendota Heights-Eagan to develop a plan to build equity, integration, and excellence in education for our students. We invite our families to add their voices at the Reimagine Minnesota conversation on Wednesday, February 22, between 6:00PM-8:30PM at South St. Paul Secondary, 700 2nd Street North in South St. Paul.

Transportation, childcare, and interpreters will be available, and a light dinner and refreshments will be provided. Please click here to RSVP by February 17, and in your RSVP, please let us know if you will need transportation or childcare.


Music Program Info
The music rooms are getting hyped up for our next music program for 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th graders. Save the date - March 22nd at Simley High School Performing Arts Center at 10 a.m.

Students have been requesting a way to practice at home. The following is a YouTube link to concert material:   

First grade will have an "informance" in late April or early May. More information yet to come! Lastly, Kindergarten will have a performance in June to show off all the wonderful knowledge gained throughout the year.