PLA POST – November/December 2023

Just a reminder that school will not be in session on Wednesday and Thursday, November 23rd
-24th for the Thanksgiving holiday.

School will resume on Monday, November 28th.

PTO Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa is on Saturday, December 3rd from 8am-11am at Cape First Church. Each family is expected
to volunteer at The Breakfast with Santa.

  • 7am-8am: Reese (setup and cooking)
  • 8am-9am: Bachew/Brown
  • 9am-10am: Hahs
  • 10am-11am: McNair/Madden
  • 11am-12pm: Mayberry (cleanup)

Campbell and Albertson students are helping with the nativity throughout the event. It is always a fun time eating pancakes, sipping hot chocolate, enjoying the Manger scene, and getting a picture with Santa!

Parent/Teacher Conferences

Conferences will be held January 17th-27th. At PLA, we always want to strive to keep our lines of communication
open. You are always welcome to contact the teacher with any questions or concerns.

Prodigy Christmas Shop

Are you looking for that perfect Christmas gift for a Prodigy student or parent? View the link below to find
some gift ideas or school dress code appropriate items. Items can be picked up directly from the school and ready for Christmas if you order by November 28th. You can place an order at any time, but the November 28th deadline is for Christmas presents only.

PLA Christmas Program

Students have been working hard preparing for the upcoming Christmas program which will be held on Thursday,
December 8th beginning at 6:45pm at Centenary United Methodist Church, 300 N. Ellis Street, Cape Girardeau MO 63701. Students need to arrive by 6:15pm.

Christmas Parties

PTO will be graciously sponsoring our classroom Christmas parties. Each teacher will be planning their classroom
event. Look for more information via Seesaw.

Dress for our Current Weather

Please make sure you are sending your child with the appropriate clothing for our current weather (coat, hat,
gloves, etc). Also, please make sure you label everything with their name. We will be outside as much as possible enjoying this beautiful campus!

Text Alerts-Inclement Weather

Be sure to sign up for text alerts as we will be notifying you of school closures and early dismissal via this system. Type in the link below, fill in the required information and click the box to receive alerts from Prodigy Leadership Academy.

School closures will also be announced on KFVS 12.

Cape Girardeau-Parade of Lights

Help us support our Student Ambassadors as they represent PLA on Sunday, November 27th. Parade begins at 5pm.


NOV 23-24 | Thanksgiving Break – NO SCHOOL
DEC 3 | PTO Breakfast with Santa 8am-11am
DEC 15 | End of 2nd Quarter
DEC 19 – JAN 3 | Christmas Break-NO SCHOOL
JAN 4 | Classes Resume



PTO Corner

Important Dates

  • APR 22 | General PTO Board Meeting – Prodigy Lodge, 6:30-7:30pm, Ice Cream Social 7:30-8pm
  • APR 27 | PlayFest – Capaha Park, 10am – 3pm
  • MAY 13 | General PTO Board Meeting – Prodigy Lodge, 6:30-7:30pm

PTO News