Friday, May 29, 2015

Tobias Lock-Out - 5/29/15, 12:41pm

The school is currently in a lock-out, at the direction of Washington County Sheriff's deputies, as they are currently pursuing a suspect.  Students have been brought inside the school; classes are continuing as normal.  We will update you as soon as the lock-out is liftedUpdate: 5/29/15, 1:22pm - The lock-out has been lifted. Classes will continue on schedule.

Greetings Tobias Families!

As you may have heard, Mr. Callaway will be retiring this year Join us friends, parents and students - It's a Tiger All-Star Retirement Celebration for our Principal, Steve Callaway, Wednesday May 20, 2015, from 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm at Tobias. We hope to see you all there! Also, Friday May 15th, has been dubbed “Take me out to the Ballgame Day”. Wear a baseball cap or jersey in honor of Mr. Callaway. (Hint hint...SF Giants/Hillsboro Hops).

Last PTO Meeting May 21st is the last PTO meeting of the 2014-15 school year. We will be wrapping up the school year/activities as well as planning and budgeting for next year! Make sure your voice is heard and make a difference in your Tobias community! We are looking for the following positions to be filled for the 2015-2016 school year. Don’t worry, incoming Board members will be well supported and taught/shown their new positions! Treasurer: This position is responsible for keeping the books for the PTO. (This position also requires a more extensive background check.) Keeping the Expense report from month to month, paying bills for the PTO (assisted by PTO president and Vice-President), Making Deposits after events and Creating financial reports Secretary: This position helps with Communications for PTO. Taking notes at PTO meetings as well as writing up and posting Agenda. For more details and questions, please contact PTO President Kim Cornie:, and join us at the next PTO meeting on May 21st at 6:30pm.
Tobias Field Day 2015 / Friday, June 5th 2015 8:00-8:40am        6th Grade Set Up Their Stations / 6th Grade Tiger Tamers & Field Day Helpers 8:40-9:40am        Kindergarten & 2nd Grade / Herzog, Chronister, Sayre, Rattazzi & Hendricks 9:40-10:00am     Break 10:00-11:00am   3rd & 4th Grade Tesdal, Mayfield/Schlechter, Pridemore, Bastian & Maxwell 11:00-12:05pm    Lunch 12:05-1:05pm      Kindergarten & 1st Grade / Herzog, Peterson, Rose & Walker 1:05-1:15pm        Set Up For 5th & 6th Grade 1:15-2:15pm        5th & 6th Grade / Campa, Ciliberto, LeCorre & Ravensberg Mr. Phillips would like to have as many Volunteers as possible. We are in need of at least 6 Adults for the 5th and 6th grade as he is trying something new this year by them by having them rotate through 4 different activities/games. Background check approved Parents that would like to volunteer for any class at any time, sign up here-
Background checks Background checks are required to volunteer (including classroom help, PTO and field trips) and expire every two years. Prior to volunteering, we ask that you complete the volunteer application process at  

Reminder for parents When dropping off students, please use the vehicle drop off loop. Students should not be dropped off in front of the school, in between traffic, or where the buses pull in. The school does have signs indicating where/not to drop off. Let's all be courteous, respectful, safe and set a good example.

Dates to remember Wednesday, May 20th:  Tiger All-Star Retirement Celebration for Mr. Callaway, from 6:15 pm - 7:00 pm Thursday, May 21st:  PTO meeting in the cafeteria, 6:30-8 pm. This is our last meeting of the 2014-15 school year and also includes PTO Board position elections. Monday, May 25th:  Memorial Day/No school Friday, June 5th:  Tobias Field Day! Wednesday, June 10th:  NO EARLY RELEASE, regular dismissal time @ 2:20
Thursday, June 11th:  6th grade Movin’ On Breakfast & Last day of school for Kindergarten Friday, June 12th:  Early release & last day of school for 1st - 6th graders

Upcoming Events
May 20th, Wednesday
Tiger All-Star Retirement Celebration for Mr. Callaway
6:15 pm - 7:00 pm

May 21st, Thursday
PTO meeting
In the cafeteria
6:30-8 pm

May 25th, Monday
Memorial Day
No school

June 5th, Friday
Tobias Field Day!

June 10th,
dismissal time @ 2:20

June 11th, Thursday
6th grade Movin’ On Breakfast
Last day of school for Kindergarten

June 12th, Friday

Early release & last day of school for 1st - 6th graders