Phillips Art Night – Thursday, September 21st

The fun night, to bring out the artist in you, is here !! 

Wild West Scholastic Book Fair Coming September 15 – 22!

Book Fair Sale Dates

Student Preview Only:-

Friday, September 15th and Monday, September 18th

All the students will get an opportunity to go with their class to the library and purchase the books. Class teachers will send more details.

Book Fair Sale for All:-

Tuesday, September 19th to Thursday, September 21st – 7:30AM to 3:30 PM

Extended hours available:-

Thursday, September 21st – 6:00PM to 8:00PM
Friday, September 22nd – 7:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Book Fair Sales Online:-

September 9th to September 29th

Please visit the Phillips Book Fair link below to preview, shop, or sign up to volunteer.


Please contact our Book Fair Chairperson, Colleen Sosbee, at with any questions.

More details are present in the attached document Book-Fair-Coin-Drive-and-Box-Top-info.pdf



Please Note:-

We are having a fall Box Top Drive during our Book Fair with a deadline of Wednesday, September 20th. More details are present in the attached document.

Watch D.O.G.S KickOff and Pizza Party


Tuesday September 12th, 6:00 – 7:30 PM


Calling all Dads. Free to attend !!

Come find out more about being a part of Phillips Watch D.O.G.S!

Are you a Dad, Grandfather, Uncle, Big Brother or any type of positive male role model to a Phillips Elementary student?
If so, this is for YOU !!
Please bring your child(ren) and join us for our Watch D.O.G.S KickOff and Pizza party !

Its super easy and fun to be a part of this great program and you get to make a huge impact on our students!

What do Watch D.O.G.S do?

Each participant gets to spend one day of his choice at Phillips engaging in various activities such as welcoming students during arrival, reading to classes, having fun at recess, or simply sitting down and connecting with students during lunch. Dads also provide an extra set of eyes and ears to enhance security. Most importantly, Fathers and Father figures will have a positive impact on hundreds of student’s lives, just by being a “DAD” !

Please RSVP to Tony Shelton (Top Dog) if you plan to attend, at

College Week September 11th – 15th

Phillips College Week is here !!

Monday – “Let’s hear it for college spirit!” : Wear college gear or colors.

Tuesday – “Boot scootin’ to college and career readiness” : Wear cowboy boots and cowboy gear.

Wednesday – “Dreaming of the perfect college and career for me!” : Wear Pajamas (must be in dress code).

Thursday – “Our Future is so Bright!” : Wear neon colors.

Friday – “Work Hard…Dream Big!” : Wear your Phillips shirt.



Also, if your class has to prepare a college pennant, you will receive an email from your class teacher. You will receive a pennant for you and your child to decorate tomorrow. Send it back to your class teacher at your earliest convenience.

Please note: Not all the grades might be preparing it, so wait till you get an email from your class teacher.



September 2017 Activities

Please mark your calendars for the following activities during the month of September:

Monday, September 4th – Labor Day [NO SCHOOL]

Thursday, September 7th & Friday, September 8th – 10:30am – Rufus at Lunch @ Cafeteria

Tuesday, September 12thWatchDOGS Kick-Off and Pizza Social

Wednesday, September 13thSpirit Night @ Mooyah

Thursday, September 14thCelebration of Learning Kinder to 2nd Grade – 8am @ Cafeteria – 2nd Grade shares

Friday, September 15thCelebration of Learning 3rd to 5th Grade – 8am @ Cafeteria – 5th Grade shares
You will receive an email to register for Kinder to 2nd grade and 3rd to 5th grade COLs ahead of time. You may register online so you don’t have to wait in line to check in.
Come early to get your ID scanned at the front office, if you have not done it yet.

Friday, September 15th to Friday, September 22ndBook Fair

Thursday, September 21stPTA General Meeting and Art Night at 6:30pm @ Cafeteria

Thursday, September 26thCurriculum night – Kinder to 2nd Grade 5pm and 3rd to 5th Grade 6pm @ their respective classes


Have fun and keep smiling !!