Friday, April 19 from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm please join us in a very special fundaiser to support Mr. Riggs and his family and the loss of their newly born son Leo. We want to honor Baby Leo by spending a day with our own families in an afternoon of movies, sports, games and fun. InflataWorld will also have there incredible bouncies for an, “All you can jump” event. We are asking for a donation of $10.00 per family to participate. The bouncies are an additional cost of $10.00 per child. If you buy your bracelet to jump during the pre-sales before and after school this week you will not need to pay the $10.00 donation to participate. All money raised will be donated to the Riggs family. If you are not able to attend but would like to make a donation on behalf of the family you may make checks payable to Zachary and Angela Riggs. Cash donations are also accepted.
Tuesday, April 16 at 7:00 pm is our PTA General meeting in the school auditorium. Please come out and support our school! Childcare is available.
Did you miss your chance to get a spirit ring for your spirit stick? Well, now is your opportunity to not only win one, but design the next series! Look for the flier coming home this week, create your own design and if your design is selected it will be on sale for all students to purchase and you win one for free! All entries must be in by April 26. Limit 4 colors.
Students will begin taking the district and state assessments beginning with Writing this week. Make sure during this testing period that your child is here on time, gets plenty of rest, wears comfortable clothing and eats a good breakfast. If you want great ideas for how to support your child during the test taking season here is a great website to visit: http://www.testtakingtips.com/parents/index.htm.
Just a reminder that all Spring Picture packets must be returned to the school office as soon as possible. For every package purchased the school receives $2.00.
Boxtops for Education are being collected through April 19. Please send in your boxtops as this is a great way to earn PE equipment and other supplies for our school.
K-Kids is sponsoring a community service project to help support homeless teens in San Diego by collecting travel size soaps, shampoos, deodorants, mouthwash and toothpaste for the Stand Up for Kids program. All donations can be dropped off at the school office through April 29th.
Bricks 4 Kidz session 2 has been changed. The new session begins April 23 – May 21 Tuesdays and Thursdays 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm for students in grades 1-3. Smart Mind Robotics will offer there next session April 9 – May 21 Tuesdays only 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm for students in grades 4-6. Mad Science if offering their after school program beginning April 23. See flyer for more details.
BINGO Night is on Friday, May 10th at 6:00 pm. Tickets will be sold Wednesday and Thursday 2:45 pm -3:30 pm in front of the school near the flag pole and 1:15 pm – 2:00 pm on Friday. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the 2nd Grade Musical this week. All players must be 21 years or older and childcare will be provided for a minimal fee. Go to the PTA link on this blog for more details.
We now have a California School Parent Survey available on our school website to tell us how we are doing. The results of this survey will be used to guide our school district concerning school health and safety, academic achievement and our overall school programs. Please take the time to complete this survey on line or if you prefer a paper copy contact the school office.
“Take out to the ball game” – Wolf Canyon Elementary School Safety Patrol is inviting all families to Petco Park on Saturday, May 18 to see the San Diego Padres play the Washington Nationals. Start time is 5:40 pm. Tickets are $12.00 and there will be a Free Tee Shirt give away while supplies last. Drop of your checks to the school office no later than May 1st. Make checks payable to Chula Vista Police Foundation.