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Graduation orders: Oct. 19 during lunch. Basic package (cap, gown, hat, tassel, diploma, diploma cover, mini-diploma) is $65 and is required to participate in graduation. Announcements and items can be ordered, too.
Senior portrait makeup day: Oct. 8. Seniors who have not had their portraits made are asked to attend. Information: 704-658-2580.
South Iredell High
PTSO fall fund drive: Oct. 17-21. Details: 704-664-4430.
Scholastic Book Fair: Oct. 17-21.
Art to remember: The school is participating in a program that will reproduce students' artwork on gifts and keepsakes for purchase. Order packets will go home with students Oct. 21. Orders and payment must be returned by Oct. 28. Information: www5.mgsd.k12.nc.us/staffsites/jenniferlindsey/jenniferlindsey/Art_to_Remember.html.
Mount Mourne IB
Middle School Madness: 8-11 p.m. Oct. 7, Lake Norman YMCA, 21300 Davidson St., Cornelius. YMCA members $5, others $7. Details: 704-892-4711.
PTO-Athletic Boosters meeting: 6 p.m. Oct. 10. Details: 704-528-5137.
Yearbook orders: Order form online at iss.schoolwires.com/cms/lib4/NC01000579/Centricity/Domain/679/Yearbook%202011-%202012.pdf.
Coddle Creek Elementary
PTO planning meeting: 7:30 a.m. Oct. 12, Media Center. All parents welcome. Information: www.coddlecreekpto.org.
Lake Norman Elementary
Scholastic Book Fair: Oct. 20-21 and Oct. 24-27. Details: 704-662-8261.
Family night: 5-7 p.m. Oct. 25. Details: 704-662-8261.
Scholastic Book Fair: Oct. 10-14. Details: 704-660-5970.
Park View Elementary
All-Pro Dads meeting: 7:30 a.m. Oct. 21, classroom 301. Information: 410-903-2374 or email@example.com.
Rocky River Elementary
Scholastic Book Fair: Through Oct. 7. Information: 704-658-2740 or visit bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/publish/rockyrivermedia.
Scholastic Book Fair: 7:10-7:40 a.m. and 2:15-4 p.m. each day through Oct. 7. Online sales taken through Oct. 8. Information and orders at bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/shepherd.
Give Back Days: All day Oct. 6, 13 and 20, the Sports Page, 128 Argus Lane, Suite D, Mooresville. Give receipt to server to save for the school, and part of the proceeds will go to the school. 704-664-2582.
MGSD Teacher of the Year: First-grade teacher Cheryl Dortch was named 2011-12 teacher of the year for the Mooresville Graded School District. Dortch was chosen from eight finalists.
Fall fair: 5-8 p.m. Oct. 21. Pizza and snacks available. Games with prizes for students and their parents. Information: 704-658-2650.
PTO meeting: 6 p.m. Oct. 11, Media Center. Details: Call 704-528-4526 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Admissions open houses: 10 a.m. Oct. 7 for junior kindergarten through fourth grade; 7 p.m. Oct. 13 and 1 p.m. Nov. 5 for junior K through 12th grade. Campus tours and information on school's admission process provided. Information: 704-721-7167.