Argonne 100th birthday celebrations!

Thu, Dec 5 9:49am

Dear Argonne Community,   Did you know that our beloved Argonne will turn 100 years old on February 22, 2020!? The official opening day of the school was February 22, 1920, and since then Argonne has ... [More]

Thank you for your See's Candies' Orders!

Wed, Dec 4 10:16pm

We've raised over $3,000 for the school!   We should receive the candy next week.  If we do (and we should! :))  I plan to be at school next Friday, 12/13, to sort and re-package so that you can pick ... [More]

Last day to submit See’s Candies orders

Wed, Dec 4 11:56am

Don’t forget ! :) Happy Holidays! Laura

School Site Council (SSC) Meeting Today (5:45PM room 134)

Tue, Dec 3 1:50pm

Hello Argonne Community we will have our School Site Council Meeting today at 5:45 PM in the Learning Center (room 134). We will be discussing the Balance Score Card and a few other items. This meetin ... [More]

Today at 6:30PM: Argonne Inclusion Committee Meeting - 3 December, Library

Tue, Dec 3 1:12pm

Sent on behalf of the Argonne Inclusion Committee  There will be a meeting of the Argonne Inclusion committee tonight at 6:30 in the library. Topics of discussion will include the identification of so ... [More]

Just a few days left ... Wed 12/4, is the last day to turn in your See's Candies Orders!

Sun, Dec 1 9:20am

Just a friendly reminder to order your See's Candies - for your family, friends, coworkers, neighbors, holiday gatherings, or just because ....   See's has been a wonderful partner to Argonne over the ... [More]

Last Day to get your Dave & Buster Cards

Sat, Nov 30 10:01am

Dear Argonne Families -  400, yes 400,  Dave & Buster PowerCards (Daly City location only) have been sold bringing in $4000 back to Argonne! Thank you to those who have purchased the PowerCards.  For ... [More]

4 Days Left to Buy Dave & Buster's Powercards

Tue, Nov 26 2:01pm

Dear Argonne Families -  We've already sold 170 Dave & Buster PowerCards (Daly City location only) which is bringing in $1200 back to Argonne! What an amazing response. These $20 PowerCards provide en ... [More]

Community Gardening Day: Thank You!

Thu, Nov 21 8:33pm

Hello Wolf Pack, HUGE thanks to everyone who came out and made last Sunday's community gardening day a big success! We turned over the raised beds on Cabrillo (with lots of enthusiastic help from stud ... [More]

Don't Miss the Dave & Buster's Fundraiser

Tue, Nov 19 11:11am

Thank you to those families who have already purchased 60 Dave & Buster (D&B) cards. That means 60 x $20 = $1200 and 50% =$600 is already coming back to Argonne.  Don't miss out on all the endless fun ... [More]

SDG: 11/18-22, Rm. 203 Ms. Flynn

Sun, Nov 17 8:57pm

  Hi all, thank you room 207 parent volunteers for an amazing week of support. 203 coming up for this coming parent/teacher conference week. Don’t forget dismissal is one hour earlier at 1:40.   REMIN ... [More]

Don't forget to get your holiday candy & raise money for Argonne!

Sun, Nov 17 6:42pm

  Just a friendly reminder to order your See's Candies - for your family, friends, coworkers, neighbors, etc. Hopefully your child brought home the See's Candies Order forms last week. If not, they ar ... [More]

Community gardening day on SUNDAY (1-3 pm)

Fri, Nov 15 12:03pm

Hello Wolf Pack,  Please join us for a fun day of planting and community-building on Sunday, November 17 from 1 to 3 pm. There will be great company and yummy food, and you'll have a chance to meet Ca ... [More]

Need boxes for MPR clean up

Wed, Nov 13 8:18am

Hey parents! If you have extra medium to big size cardboard boxes, could you please drop them off on the stage in the MPR? We have some stuff that needs to get boxed up for storage and are short on co ... [More]

Annual See's Candy Holiday Fundraiser

Tue, Nov 12 6:30pm

Hello Argonne community,   Hopefully your child brought home the See's Candies Order forms last week. If not, they are attached below.   See's has been a wonderful partner to Argonne over the years. T ... [More]

Dave & Buster's Power Cards - On Sale Now!

Tue, Nov 12 2:48pm

Hello Argonne Community! Back by popular demand, we are teaming up with Dave & Buster’s Daly City location selling Power Cards for only $20 each. The best part is Dave & Buster’s will give us 50% back ... [More]

Thanksgiving Placemats for Homebound Seniors – Deadline Extended to Friday

Tue, Nov 12 2:22pm

Hello Argonne! If you are interested in creating a placemat or having your class create placemats for the Meals on Wheels Placemat Drive, we're extending the deadline until Friday, November 15 at the ... [More]

Argonne Picture Day Make-Up/Retakes and Ordering

Thu, Nov 7 6:27pm

Just a reminder that makeup/retake photos are scheduled for Tuesday, November 12. We have a list of children who were absent but, if you would like your child's photo re-taken, please contact Gretchen ... [More]

Six Flags Read to Succeed Program

Tue, Nov 5 8:33pm

Hello Argonne parents!   The Six Flags Read to Succeed program is back!  For those new to Argonne, this program encourages kids to read by rewarding them with a free ticket to Six Flags Discovery King ... [More]

Help needed for Green Argonne, community gardening day on November 17

Tue, Nov 5 4:47pm

Hello Wolf Pack, Green Argonne helps students grow food and connect with nature. We support the natural spaces at Argonne that foster curiosity, creativity, community-building, and well-being through ... [More]

SDG: 11/4-8 Rm 208 mr.Ostrand

Fri, Nov 1 5:40pm

Happy Friday everyone! Thank you room 201 parent volunteers for a wonderful week of support, especially Amy, Jeff,  Winnie and Joe for taking over on a really bad air day! For the upcoming week it’s r ... [More]

Lost and Found

Wed, Oct 30 1:15pm

It’s time again to pick up your child’s sweatshirts and jackets from Lost and Found! Kids were peeling off their warm layers on those hot afternoons and leaving them behind. The SF chill is creeping b ... [More]


Mon, Oct 28 10:55pm

2019 CAMPAIGN BY THE NUMBERS AS OF 10/28 $111,776.77 raised on goal of $225,000 raised (50% to goal) 39% of families have donated on goal of 100% participation 3rd grade leads at 52.3%, followed by K ... [More]

After school Friday Fun parties 10/25 - sign up today!

Tue, Oct 22 2:09pm

Need extra time before picking up the kids this Friday? Sign them up for Fifth Grade Friday Fun. All grades are welcome! Hosted by 5th grade students and teachers, these parties will help the Argonne ... [More]

Fall Giving Campaign - please give by Thursday, 10/24!

Sun, Oct 20 8:10pm

Dear Argonne Community,   Thank you to all the families who have made their Fall Giving Campaign gifts! If you have yet to do so, please make every effort to donate by this coming Thursday, October 24 ... [More]

Yearbook: You can still get 10% off through October!

Sat, Oct 19 11:10pm

Dear Parents,   Did you miss the September pre-order deadline? Don't despair! You can still get 10% off all pre-orders through October! Remember you can change or cancel your order up to the April shi ... [More]

SDG 10/21-25, Ms. Bondy 202

Fri, Oct 18 5:32pm

Hi all, thank you Fleur and Christopher from 302 for signing up to help this week. Next week is 202 Ms. Bondy. I would also like to say how much I appreciate the 5th grade group of SDG helpers this ye ... [More]

Can you help with school tours or enrollment fair?

Thu, Oct 17 9:40am

Good morning, Wolfpack!   School tour season is beginning next week and the tour organizers need your help! If you have an hour to spare in the morning, we'd love to have you be a tour leader for pers ... [More]

Argonne Picture Day Photos and Make-Up/Retake Picture Day

Wed, Oct 16 2:54pm

Thank you to all who helped Picture Day run smoothly! Pictures will be available in the next few weeks and handed out by the teachers. If you already ordered pictures, your child will receive the phot ... [More]

5th Grade Book Club Meeting

Sun, Oct 13 6:10pm

The 5th Grade Book Club will meet on Friday, November 22, during lunch to discuss the exciting mystery Space Case by Stuart Gibbs.  Students will need to get a copy of the book. Here is a link to the ... [More]

SDG: 10/7-11, Rm 209 Ms Terry

Fri, Oct 4 5:04pm

  Hi all, thank you parent helpers from 105 for your help this week. For  the upcoming week it’s 209, so help out if you can.   Have a lovely weekend.   bernie Steinberg 

Don't Miss This Monday's PTO Meeting - 6pm-7:30pm

Fri, Oct 4 3:20pm

Hi everyone,   As you head into the sunny weekend, a reminder that we are hosting our first general PTO meeting of the year this Monday, October 7, at 6pm in the library. FREE childcare, dinner and pa ... [More]

Green Argonne: Community Gardening Day on October 13

Wed, Oct 2 8:57am

Argonne's green spaces need your help! This year's first community gardening day is coming up on Sunday, October 13 from 9-11 am.  Please join us in enjoying a morning outside on a beautiful fall day ... [More]

Reminder!!!: Earthquake Preparedness Parent Ed.

Tue, Oct 1 5:07pm

Hello Argonne Staff and Families! Parent Ed. Is hosting an evening of Earthquake Preparedness Tips, with our very own Argonne Parent Sasha Zadmehran (dad to Ella, grade 3 and Victor, K) giving a great ... [More]

Reminder - Picture Day is TOMORROW! (Wed Oct 2)

Tue, Oct 1 9:47am

Please remember that Argonne Picture Day is tomorrow - Wednesday, October 2 - so dress your kid(s) to be photo-ready! If your child is absent, make-up picture day will be Nov. 12.   About ordering pic ... [More]

5th Grade Book Club meets on Friday, 10/4

Sun, Sep 29 1:29pm

All interested 5th graders are invited to attend the first 5th grade book club meeting with Ms. Parker this Friday, October 4 during lunch in the library.  Bring your book title suggestions as we will ... [More]

Field Day Fun!

Sun, Sep 29 9:33am

I wanted to send a HUGE thank you to everyone that came out to help with Field Day on Friday! It was an incredible day for the kids and wouldn't have been possible without all of our amazing parent vo ... [More]

Make Everyday a Waste-Free Lunch Day!

Fri, Sep 27 1:55pm

  Flyer distributed by San Francisco Department of the Environment

Kindergarten Yard: Help Needed on SUNDAY!

Thu, Sep 26 2:34pm

Hello Wolf Pack,  We need your help this weekend to finish work in the kindergarten yard! Through the PTO's capital improvement funding, we have already made some GREAT improvements to the K yard, inc ... [More]

Earthquake Preparedness Parent Ed.

Thu, Sep 26 8:38am

Hello Argonne Staff and Families! Parent Ed. Is hosting an evening of Earthquake Preparedness Tips, with our very own Argonne Parent Sasha Zadmehran (dad to Ella, grade 3 and Victor, K) giving a great ... [More]

Reminder: Field Day is this coming Friday - September 27th!

Wed, Sep 25 9:31am

Field Day is this coming Friday, September 27th and we are looking forward to a fun day in Golden Gate Park! :)   Below is all of the important info you need to know:   We still have a few more slots ... [More]

Pre-Order Your Argonne Yearbook Today!

Sun, Sep 22 9:08pm

Dear Parents,   Now through the end of the month you can pre-order your yearbook for a 15% discount (regular price is $25 for softcover)! Each yearbook comes with 2 pages you can customize (through th ... [More]

SDG: 9/23-27, Rm. 106 Ms. Rha

Fri, Sep 20 5:06pm

Hello all, thank you room 204 parents for the great support all five days this week. Much appreciated. Now it’s your turn, room 106 so jump in and help.   Have a a wond ... [More]

Argonne Picture Day! Wed. Oct. 2

Fri, Sep 20 1:01pm

Picture Day is Wednesday, October 2! Please do your best to have your child at school that day, and dress them ready for photos. If your child is absent, Make-Up Picture Day will be Tues. Nov. 12. Thi ... [More]

Lost and Found

Thu, Sep 19 7:29pm

Hello Wolfpack! Please come by the lost and found to pick up that missing water bottle or fluffy jacket that you’ve been missing. Space is limited so I will be sending some items off to donation by th ... [More]

SDG: 9/16-20, Rm 204 Ms Thayer

Fri, Sep 13 5:19pm

  Hi everyone, thanks 104 parent volunteers. No sign ups for next week so 104 parents, give a few minutes of your time if you can.  Enjoy this wonderful weather over the weekend. ... [More]

Volunteers Needed (9/13): Celebration of Life for Mr. Lopez

Thu, Sep 12 10:53am

Hello Families.    We still need volunteers this Friday, Sept 13th for the Celebration of Life for Mr. Lopez - to set-up tables, distribute ice cream, and help clean up.     On behalf of Nancy Wang (S ... [More]

SDG: 9/9-13, Ms. Beverly Rm 104

Fri, Sep 6 5:14pm

  Hi all, happy Friday! Thank you to parents, from 205 who helped out this week. It’s now your turn 104 so help out if you can.   Thank you and enjoy the weekend.   Be ... [More]

Back to School Night - Tomorrow (Thursday, Sept 5)!

Wed, Sep 4 1:47pm

Hello everyone, We look forward to welcoming our Argonne community at Back to School Night tomorrow! Just a reminder about the schedule for the night:   5:00 p.m. Argonne Yard open for parking (limite ... [More]

SDG: 9/3-6, Ms. Cox Rm 205

Fri, Aug 30 4:43pm

  Hi everyone, thanks a bunch room 303 for this week’s support - wonderful to have a parent on 18th Ave also, to remind parents drop off is on 17th Avenue. Thank you Mark! For the upcoming 4 day week ... [More]

Field Day is coming up on September 27th!!!

Wed, Aug 28 9:07am

Please mark your calendar for Friday, September 27th for Argonne's Annual Field Day from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.  It is the only day where the entire school - students, teachers, and parents - will spend ... [More]

SDG: 8/26-30, Rm 303 Ms Flathers

Fri, Aug 23 5:14pm

Hi all, thank you room 301 for the support this week. It’s now the turn of 303, so come out and help if you can.   For anyone who didn’t get it, here again is the sched ... [More]

SDG: August 19-23, Rm 301 Ms Towsley

Sat, Aug 17 3:27pm

    Hi all, I hope you had a stress free, fun two weeks, and you are ready for school to start again.   Thank you to the 301 parents who signed up for SDG. A few more helping hands would be wonderful, ... [More]

Welcome Letter from Ms. Catingub

Sat, Aug 17 12:50pm

August 16, 2019   Dear Argonne Community,            Welcome Back!  I hope you are all enjoying your last weekend of summer with your families.  I spent a busy summer visiting my sister’s family, trav ... [More]

New Projects Added! -- Two Ways You Can Support Donors Choose Projects for Argonne Teachers

Thu, Aug 15 10:51am

Please support these Donors Choose projects by sharing the links on social media and/or donating.   Support & Share Ms. Partika's Project  Our Green Team Building a Better Tomorrow!    We are starting ... [More]

Help with rainbows for schoolyard

Tue, Aug 13 11:58am

Hello wolf pack,  Create Peace Project (funded by the PTO's capital improvement project) is helping beautify the schoolyard this week by adding rainbows to the kickball diamond and the basketball cour ... [More]

Welcome to the Argonne PTO Konstella Community!

Tue, Aug 13 10:11am

Welcome to the Argonne Konstella community! Please take a few minutes to read the attached Argonne Elementary School PTO Konstella Community Guidelines PDF (see below) Are you new to Konstella? Check ... [More]

Big Thank You to the Parking Volunteers!

Mon, Aug 12 8:04pm

Thank you Otho Middleton, Joe Deluca, Michael Wollman, Alinne Loucher, Coach Zac Marlin (3x!), Peter Chow, Tom Hicks, Alejandro Wolbert, Christien Kafton (2x!), Cristin Tolan, Greg Weiner, Jeff Luu an ... [More]

Mr. Lopez

Sun, Aug 11 10:18am

Dear Argonne Families on Konstella,   I am attaching a letter sent out on Thursday,  August 8, 2019 on School Messenger regarding the sad news of Mr. Lopez's passing.    If you have questions, please ... [More]

Volunteers Needed this Weekend Down by the Schoolyard!

Tue, Aug 6 9:08am

Calling all Wolfpack Parents!   Don't let this opportunity go slip slidin' away!  Outside Lands Parking Fundraiser is this Friday-Sunday, and there are still lots of open slots on the schedule. If you ... [More]

Volunteers Needed - Wolf Pack Wellness Walk tomorrow, Friday, August 2

Thu, Aug 1 4:39pm

We are less than 24 hours away from our Wolf Pack Wellness Walk and we need your help.  Thank you to everyone who has signed up to help already. Volunteers please check-in at the desk at the front of ... [More]

boxes needed for MPR organization

Wed, Jul 31 10:31pm

Hello Argonne Community!  We are in need of about 15-20 medium to large size shipping boxes for organizing the stuff on the stage in the Multipurpose Room.  If you have any extra boxes sitting around ... [More]

Sign Up for the Weekly Argonne PTO Newsletter

Wed, Jul 24 10:50am

  The Argonne Howler, Argonne's weekly PTO newsletter, is going digital this year. If you haven't been receiving the email newsletter please click here to Sign up today!   The newsletter is translated ... [More]

Principal letter - Lunch Changes

Thu, Jul 11 11:04am

Hello Argonne Community,   Please see the link below to the PDF letter regarding our new lunch schedule and changes to the summer meal program.   Thank you, Ms. Catingub

After-School Enrichment with the Richmond YMCA

Thu, Jun 13 10:50am

The Richmond District YMCA is happy to support the Argonne community  in collaborating with some amazing contractors and staff in order to bring quality after-school enrichment to you! They have devel ... [More]