Sunday Minute – Feb 17, 2019
Good evening. This is Mrs. Stevens, with this week’s Sunday Minute!
This is the final week of ‘The World’s Finest Chocolate’ fundraiser. This fundraiser is not only the biggest of the school year, but a portion of the funds raised will go towards technology upgrades. More cases are currently available, if your child would like to sell more, to win more prizes—or even just sell one box to attend the BMX bike show, please turn in a signed permission slip to the main office.
President’s Day- NO SCHOOL- Monday 2/18
In honor of President’s Day, there will be no school on Monday, February 18th.
PTA Association meeting Tuesday, 2/19 @ 8:05AM Library
Parents, please join us for our PTA meeting on Tuesday, February 19th at 8:05AM in the Library.
Mancala Game Day Thursday, 2/21 @ recess
This Thursday is a day packed with fun. First, we will have Mancala Game day in honor of counting game played in Africa dating as far back as between 500-700 AD. If you have a mancala game or would like to make one to play with your friends during recess on Thursday, please do! The gaming area will be in the covered lunch pavilions on both the Kinder and big yards.
Parent/AEMP Center Black History Workshop Thursday, 2/21 @ 9:00am
Also on Thursday, our Parent Center team would like to invite all of our parents out to learn a little African Culture and beading to create your own work of art. Our socializing and creating will begin at 9:00am in the Library.
PTA Dine out at Pizza Rev Thursday, 2/21
Finally, to round out the evening, we will have our PTA Dine out at Pizza Rev. Don’t worry about making dinner. Meet us there, let someone else cook, and support the school at the same time.
PTA YMCA Night will be held this Saturday, 2/23 6:30PM-8:30PM
The rescheduled PTA sponsored YMCA Family night will happen this Saturday, February 23rd from 6:30PM-8:30PM. This free event will include swimming, crafts, and games for all ages. See you at the YMCA, located at 11336 Corbin Ave. in Northridge.
Finally, please mark your calendars for our Black History Month Showcase. To culminate the student learning, their creations will be showcased in the auditorium at the end of the month. Details on times and days of the showing will be in an upcoming e-Backpack.
That’s it for this week’s news from school! Have a tigerrific evening!
2/19 Governance Council Committee Meetings
2/25 Student Success Awards Assemblies- Morning Assembly area
Pre/TK/K-2 @ 8:05am
Grades 3-5 @ 9:00am
2/25-3/1 Parent Conferences for select students
2/26 Emergency/Fire Drill Practice
2/28 Governance Council Meeting @ 2:45pm in room 28
3/1 Minimum Day – 12:33pm Dismissal
3/4-3/8 Read Across America Week
- Monday- Green Eggs & Ham – Wear Green
- Tuesday- One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish- Wear Red and/or Blue
- Wednesday- Fox in Sox- Wear Crazy Socks
- Thursday- Cat in the Hat – Wear your favorite Hat
- Friday- Sleep Book—Pajama Day
3/5 PTA Executive Board Member meeting @6:30PM
3/7 Coffee With the Principal
3/11-3/13 5th Grade Pali Camp Trip
3/14 PTA Dine Out
3/19 PTA Association Meeting @ 6:30PM
3/25 5th Grade Sees candy Sale Kick-off
3/28 Emergency/Fire Drill practice