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Sunday, October 7, 2018
Monday, October 8, 2018
West Book Fair More Information

?Did you know?  Reading just 20 minutes a day exposes your child to about 1.8? ?million words per year. Reading helps students develop a stronger vocabulary, and in addition, students who read for pleasure average higher grades in English, mathematics, science, and history!

Encourage your child to read books for fun by attending our upcoming Scholastic Book Fair. Allow your child to choose the books they want to read! It’s a wonderful selection of engaging and affordable books for every reading level.


  • Book Fair dates: October 8 - October 12

  • Shopping hours: 9:00 AM-3:00 PM (closed between 11:45 AM-1:15 PM)

  • Special activities: Preview Day will be Friday, October 5

  • Open “after school” on Thursday, October 11

If you are unable to attend the Fair in person, we invite you to visit our West Elementary Online Fair.  Our Online Fair is available from October 3 to? ?October 16.

We look forward to seeing you and your family at our Book Fair! Remember, all purchases benefit our school. Thank you for supporting our readers!


Jeanna Sycks
Principal, West Elementary

Why Read 20 Minutes a Day?

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
ACSD 4th grade Gifted Testing
AMS: 8th Graders Field Trip to Tri-County Career Center
West Book Fair
The Plains 2nd Grade to Sharp Farms
Wednesday, October 10, 2018
ACSD 4th grade Gifted Testing (not Morrison-Gordon)
AHS PSAT (Library)
AMS Picture Day
West Book Fair
Thursday, October 11, 2018
ACSD Apple Crunch Day
West Book Fair
ACSD 4th grade Gifted Testing (Morrison-Gordon ONLY)
The Plains Fire Prevention Presentations K-4
AHS Parent Teacher Conferences - 10/11/18
@ 4:30 PM — 8:00 PM
AHS Financial Aid Meeting (Auditorium)
@ 6:00 PM — 8:00 PM
ACSD Informational Meetings about the Bond Levy
@ 6:30 PM
Friday, October 12, 2018
WEST Fire Prevention Day K-3
West Book Fair
AMS PTO Meeting
@ 12:00 PM — 1:00 PM
Saturday, October 13, 2018
ACSD Informational Meeting about the Bond Levy
@ 9:30 AM
The Plains Public Library, 14 S. Plains Rd., The Plains, OH 45780

Athens City School District  |  25 S. Plains Rd.  |  The Plains, OH 45780
Phone:740-797-4544  |  Fax:740-797-2486