Miquon Matters, 3.19.18

By Kristin Sanderson


  1. Don’t forget to stop by the Book Fair when you come for conferences this week!
  2. Please bring in big batches of your old newspaper for use in the Art Room.
  3. Vacation Care will be offered 3.23, 3.26, 3.27, 3.28 and 4.2, 4.3. Due to low enrollment, Vacation care will be CLOSED 3.29, 3.30.
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  4. Register for Summer Vacation Care, held the weeks of June 18, Aug 20, and Aug 27!
  5. Consider Miquon Day Camp for this summer! Miquon School families receive a hearty discount!



There’s a lot of pride in helping out.



Miquon Book Fair
Mon, Mar 19 – Thurs, Mar 22 | Clisby Library

The Miquon Clisby Library is hosting its annual book fair fundraiser this week, Mar 19-22. The Book Fair will be open in the afternoons and evenings for families to browse and shop before or after teacher conferences.

You can also order your book fair books online using the link below.

Book Fair


Upcycle your used toys @ Spring Fair
Donate gently used small toys, games, or puzzles to be Spring Fair prizes. A bag of Legos, a matchbox car, a spinning top, a yoyo, card games, bouncy balls, art supplies — all make great prizes. Items should be small enough to fit in a paper lunch bag. Donations can be brought to the Office.


Pay for Miquon Services Online!
Make monthly payments for our tuition as well as payments for after care, van, and tutoring services online using SMART Tuition. Families already enrolled in SMART to pay tuition should re-enroll for the 2018-19 school year in order to set up monthly payments. Anyone new to SMART should enroll at this time as well.

How to Enroll
Inform the biz office and visit parent.smarttuition.com to enroll. Select that the payment will be due the 30th of each month. If you have any questions once you are online, call (866) 395-2986.

Smart Tuition

Email Biz Office

Checks, Credit Cards are Still Okay
We will continue to accept check and credit card payments as well.



Making Growth Mindset Work with Your Child
Thurs, March 22, 7:00 | Center School, 2450 Hamilton Ave, Abington

This interactive workshop on Growth Mindset will take you through a journey of what it means to have a growth versus a fixed mindset. You will learn how to implement strategies and tools to apply Growth Mindset skills at home.

After a long career as a school psychologist in a large urban district, SchoolPsychologist Holly Cohen M.Ed., NCSP has formed an independent practice. Holly taught at Saint Joseph’s Univ for 10 years and currently teaches at the Univ of Penn. Her focus includes sociocultural issues, teaching techniques, child development, special education and brain-based learning.

This event is free and open to the public.


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