August 28, 2017

A special THANK YOU to the following parents who have volunteered to serve on SSC:  Jacqueline Grant (Chair),Lisa Gomez (Vice- Chair), Debby Bryan (Parliamentarian), and Tanita Butler.  ELAC: Maricela Elizalde (Chair), Miriam Rivera (Vice-Chair), Andrea Vazquez (Secretary), Katia Padilla (DELAC), and Jieun Yoon (DELAC alternate).

We have need of two more School Site Council representatives.  Therefore we are holding an additional election to fill these spots.  Please stop by the office this week to cast your vote on the SSC extra ballot.  In addition to the one person on the ballot,  a write-in option is available for anyone else who might be interested in serving.  We need one person who is able to serve as the District Advisory Council (DAC) representative.  The DAC representative is responsible for attending the DAC/DELAC meetings at the district office one Tuesday a month from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm.   For more information call the school office.

Wednesday, August 30 at 3:30 pm 10th Anniversary Committee Meeting.

10 Year Anniversary Update:
Student tee-shirts are on sale now while supplies last.  Tee-shirts are $15.  Pick up the order form in room 401 or the school office.

We are making a video that showcases past and present members of the Wolf Pack. If you would like to be a part of this video or know someone who would please submit a 20 – 30 second video clip to Mr. Riggs at  Make sure to introduce yourself, tell what years you were here and share a memory.  Please invite past members of the Wolf Canyon Family to our Anniversary Celebration on November 7 from 9:00 am – 10:30 am.

Monday, September 11 at 3:30 pm SSC will meet to finalize School Plan for Student Achievement.

Friday, September 8 is the Family Drive-In Movie/Campout Night. The movie will start at sun down and is free.  Make your own car or vehicle out of cardboard or other material and pretend you are at a drive-in movie.  The movie will be shown on the wall ball wall on the playground.  Every child who makes their own car (no pre-made cars) will receive a NO HOMEWORK PASS good for one assignment.

Those who are staying overnight to for the campout may arrive as early as 5:30 pm to set up.  Campsite spaces are $1 for PTA members, $15 for non-members. Campout & Movie Night Flyer 2017

10 Year Anniversary Commemorative Tiles will be available for purchase and painting.  Tiles are $3.00 and will be mounted on the school pillars in the courtyard.

Our Fall Book Fair will be September 9-14. Please see the flyer for more information. 2017 Fall Book Fair Parent Flyer

Volunteers Reading Tutors  are needed!  If you are able to come regularly 2 days a week for 30 minutes (9:00 am – 9:30 am) starting in October to help students who need additional support in reading please leave your contact information in the front office.  Training and materials will be provided.  No experience necessary!

The PTA Reflections Artist Contest is back. Categories include: Photography, Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Visual Arts, and a Special Artist Division. The theme is “Within Reach”.   All entries are due by October 6.  All students who participate will receive a NO HOMEWORK PASS good for one assignment.

Join the Birthday Book Club!  For a $10 Donation, choose a book from the special Birthday Book Club section in the school library and be the first to check out that book.  A book plate with your name will be placed inside the front cover of the book and your book club photo will be taken for the yearbook and the library book club member wall.  Forms are available in the school library or school office.

WE NEED Bottle Caps for a very special 10 year Anniversary Project. Please start collecting the bottle caps and turn them in to the school office no later than Friday, September 15.

Our Art program is still looking for donations.

September 4 NO SCHOOL
September 6 – 14 Scholastics Bookfair
September 6 – FAMILY DINNER NIGHT at Panda Express
September 7-14 Parent Teacher Conferences MINIMUM DAYS
September 8 beginning at 5:30 pm Family Campout/Movie Night
September 12 9:00 am ELAC Meeting
September 12 6:00 pm PTA General Meeting
September 18 – October 2 NO SCHOOL – FALL BREAK

District Trainings:
August 30 at 6:00 pm School Site Council training will be offered at the Chula Vista Elementary School District.  SSC-Fall-2017-flyer final2 SSC-Fall-2017 Final-Sp3

Thursday, August 31 from 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm there is a free workshop being offered at Chula Vista Hills Elementary School on school gardens. We would love to get our Garden back up and running.

Parents of English learners come learn more about the New English Language Assessment for California referred to as the ELPAC.  There are 3 sessions being offered in September at the school district office. ELPAC -parent flyer – English ELPAC -parent flyer – SP YL final 2017 (1)

October 3 Parent Workshop Positive Solutions 

DISTRICT PARENT ACADEMY SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14 7:30 am – 12:00 pm at Hedencamp Elementary.

Parent Intervention Classes PIP FREE every Monday and Wednesday at Greg Rogers Elementary located at 510 East Naples. Sessions are 8:30 am – 10:30 am and 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm. For more information call 619-425-9600 ext. 6478.

*2017-2018 School Calendar

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