Argonne's Lunar New Year Celebration is tomorrow! RSVP link below

Thu, Feb 25 7:05pm

Please join your fellow Argonne families for Argonne's Lunar New Year celebration Friday 02/26, 5:30-6:30pm! Register via Zoom here and spread the word! https://zoom.us/meeting/register/tJMpdeGtrjMqHd ... [More]

From SFUSD: Proposed Instructional Plan for In-Person Learning, Bargaining Updates, and More: SFUSD Family Digest (02/24/2021)

Wed, Feb 24 8:29pm

  Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: We are getting closer to opening our sites to students every ... [More]

From SFUSD: Free BookNook Literacy Tutoring for San Francisco Public School Students!

Mon, Feb 22 12:48pm

    Free BookNook Literacy Tutoring for San Francisco Public School Students! BookNook is offering free high quality, highly effective remote literacy tutoring two times a week to students this spring ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 2/22/21

Mon, Feb 22 12:46pm

Dear Argonne Families, On Tuesday, we celebrated our Argonne honorees at the SFUSD’s African American Honor Roll. It was a wonderful celebration with over 600 other SFUSD community members! We are so ... [More]

Information Sharing For Parents

Mon, Feb 22 10:12am

Dear Argonne Community, Many of us have been following the updates from SFUSD about school reopening conversations. We appreciate Principal Catingub's weekly family letters which keep us up to date on ... [More]

Argonne Community Survey 2021

Thu, Feb 18 9:27am

親愛的Argonne家庭: 當我們展望2021年至2022年,我們知道這將是一個前所未有的一年。 我們的學生從事遠程學習已經一年多了,並且在疫情中生活。 即使我們對於學校來年的模樣,還有很多未知數,我們知道我們必須抓住這個機會,從策略和創新角度進行思考,以便... 我們的社區可以組織起來以支持我們回校的學生。 我們的教育工作者可以針對需求並調整指導以縮小學習差距。 我們的家庭可以聚在一起創造活動, ... [More]

From SFUSD: Preparing School Sites, Video Conferencing Support, and More (02/17/2021)

Thu, Feb 18 9:25am

  Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Today I had the honor of visiting Sunset Elementary School, ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 2/16/21

Tue, Feb 16 9:11am

Dear Argonne Families, Happy Lunar New Year! February 12th marked the beginning of the Year of the Ox. The second animal of the Chinese zodiac, the ox denotes the hard work, positivity, and honesty th ... [More]

From SFUSD: Vaccines, In-Person Learning Updates & More: SFUSD Family Digest (02/10/21)

Wed, Feb 10 8:26pm

      Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: I want to extend my deepest appreciation to SFUSD famili ... [More]

SFUSD February 2021 Family Newsletter

Wed, Feb 10 11:42am

Calendar School Menus News Contact Español 中文 عربي Filipino Tiếng Việt Samoan         Superintendent's Message   Dear SFUSD Families:   I want to extend my deepest appreciation to SFUSD families for a ... [More]

School Planning Community Meeting Tonight at 6 pm

Tue, Feb 9 9:31am

Dear Argonne Families, Friendly reminder that we will host our first of two School Planning Community Meetings tonight at 6:00pm. In tonight's meeting we will orient ourselves to the school planning p ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 2/5/21

Fri, Feb 5 9:43pm

Dear Argonne Families, February is Black History Month! This is a great time to highlight and celebrate the heroes and heroines of the Black History, however to truly uplift the history and voices of ... [More]

From SFUSD: In-Person Learning Plans, Black History Month & More: SFUSD Family Digest (02/03/2021)

Thu, Feb 4 1:44pm

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: You may notice we’ve added some new sections to today’s digest ... [More]

YMCA of San Francisco Virtual Classes for All!

Mon, Feb 1 10:22am

Hello Argonne Families and Friends, My name is Alex Zussman and I am the Director of Youth Development with the Richmond District YMCA.  While we have been sheltering in place, the YMCA of San Francis ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 1/29/21

Fri, Jan 29 6:14pm

Dear Argonne Families, As we wrap up the first month of a new year, I’ve been reflecting a lot on recent events in our country and the vast differences in the historical moments at our Nation’s Capita ... [More]

Argonne After School Program - February Newsletter

Fri, Jan 29 5:19pm

Hello Argonne families,  Please see our February newsletter below about our virtual after school program updates!  For questions about our program, please see contact information below.    If you woul ... [More]

Last day to order See Candy - Valentine's Day is coming up!

Fri, Jan 29 12:25am

Hello  Argonne Community! Today, January 29th, is the last day to order for the See's Candy Valentine's Day Fundraiser. Make sure you place your order today so that these tasty treats arrive in time f ... [More]

From SFUSD: Considerations & Preparing for In-Person Learning: SFUSD Family Digest (01/27/2021)

Wed, Jan 27 6:58pm

  Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: As a district we continue to prepare for a return to in-pers ... [More]

From SFUSD: Updates Regarding In-Person Learning and Vaccines: SFUSD Family Digest (01/20/21)

Thu, Jan 21 8:48am

  Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Happy belated Martin Luther King Jr. Day! Dr. King worked ti ... [More]

Argonne Equity and Inclusion Committee meeting tonight, 6 - 6:30 PM - updated Zoom link

Wed, Jan 20 2:56pm

Hello community! This is a reminder that the  Argonne Equity and Inclusion Committee meeting  is tonight 6 - 6:30 PM via Zoom.  All  community members - teachers, staff, families, partners, care giver ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 1/20/21

Wed, Jan 20 9:59am

Dear Argonne Families, Every year, we celebrate the life and achievements of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. This year it feels especially important to do so in light of the instability and unrest in our n ... [More]

New Link for Diversity and Inclusion committee meetings!

Fri, Jan 15 12:46pm

Thank you for your patience and understanding. The previous Zoom link is not working. Here is a new one:   Meeting ID: 991 3316 5072 Password: 457725 --- One Click Join from a PC, Mac, Linux, iOS or A ... [More]

Next SSC Meeting - January 19

Fri, Jan 15 9:44am

Dear Community,   Our next School Site Council (SSC) Meeting will be held on Tuesday, January 19; 5-6:30pm.   Zoom information https://sfusd.zoom.us/j/81728490809?pwd=VGJWZVQ3TTNHL3MvT1FybFQxTFFMZz09 ... [More]

From SFUSD - Support for Distance Learning Technology & More: SFUSD Family Digest (01/13/21)

Thu, Jan 14 6:18am

      Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Like many of you, I have been monitoring the daily updat ... [More]

SFUSD January 2021 Family Newsletter

Wed, Jan 13 10:00am

Calendar School Menus News Contact Español 中文 عربي Filipino Tiếng Việt Samoan         Superintendent's Message   Dear SFUSD Families:   As we head into the second semester of this school year in dista ... [More]

From SFUSD: In-Person Learning Updates, SF Loves Learning & More: SFUSD Family Digest (01/06/2021)

Wed, Jan 6 6:59pm

      Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: You may be following the news regarding the assault on o ... [More]

Giving Campaign Reminder!

Tue, Dec 29 12:40pm

Dear Argonne Community, We hope you are enjoying your winter break and taking a much needed break. We wanted to again thank those who have made donations to this year's Giving Campaign! For those who ... [More]

Argonne After School Program Announcement

Fri, Dec 18 8:43pm

Dear Argonne Families,    For the Spring semester we will have a FREE restructured After School collaboration between The Richmond Neighborhood Center sites: Alamo, Argonne, Frank McCoppin, Lafayette ... [More]

2020-21 Giving Campaign Reminder

Fri, Dec 18 2:12pm

Dear Argonne Community,   Best wishes to you and yours for a happy and healthy holiday season. As we head into the winter break, we wanted to thank those who have made donations to this year's Giving ... [More]

From SFUSD: Update on Timeline for In-Person Learning

Fri, Dec 18 12:06pm

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt   Dear SFUSD Community:  This year has been filled with unforeseen challenges and o ... [More]

From SFUSD: Learning Resources for Winter Break & More: SFUSD Family Digest

Thu, Dec 17 7:59am

      Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Winter Break is just around the corner, and public healt ... [More]

Family Letter from the Principal, 12/15/20

Tue, Dec 15 9:33am

Dear Argonne Families, This is our final week of school for 2020! I’d like to wish you all Happy Holidays and a lovely Winter Break! Please enjoy this video featuring two of our Argonne families in ce ... [More]

SSC Meeting Tomorrow (12/15)

Mon, Dec 14 10:10am

Dear Argonne Community,   Just a reminder that our last School Site Council (SSC) meeting of the calendar year will be held tomorrow, December 15 from 5 to 6:30pm.   Here is the Zoom information: http ... [More]

From SFUSD - In-Person Learning Plans, Say Thank You to Food Service Workers & More: SFUSD Family Digest (12/09/20)

Thu, Dec 10 2:29pm

      Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Schools are places for interaction and connection, and t ... [More]

Parent Circle TODAY at 12:15pm

Thu, Dec 10 10:38am

Please join Paul, Denise, and teachers Ms. Thayer, Mr. Strohm, and Ms. Partika for Parent Circle today at 12:15pm. This is a time to share your distance learning thoughts, questions, and concerns in a ... [More]

SFUSD December 2020 Family Newsletter

Wed, Dec 9 8:40am

Español 中文 عربي Filipino Tiếng Việt Samoan         Superintendent's Message   Dear SFUSD Families:    Winter Break is just a few short weeks away. Public health officials have sounded the alarm about ... [More]

Giving Campaign: Online giving/PayPal form is FIXED

Mon, Dec 7 2:44pm

Dear Argonne Community,   The Giving Campaign PayPal link has been fixed. You may use this link to submit your donation: https://argonnesf.org/giving/. If you previously tried donating, please submit ... [More]

Family Letter from the Principal, 12/7/20

Mon, Dec 7 1:14pm

Dear Argonne Families, It’s Week 20 of school! Wow! We have certainly come a long way since July- in the most interesting of years. Below there are many links and information on Re-Opening. Please rea ... [More]

Our Next Live Author Visit

Sun, Dec 6 3:01pm

Dear all,   I am happy to report that our next live author visit has been confirmed for this coming Thursday, December 10th at 11am (10am in Spanish).  This time we get to meet Raúl the Third author o ... [More]

From SFUSD - After the enrollment fair, what’s next?

Fri, Dec 4 1:06pm

      Thank you so much for attending the SFUSD Virtual Enrollment Fair! We hope that this was helpful to you in your school search. Even if you weren’t able to attend, we want to share some helpful r ... [More]

From SFUSD - In-person learning updates and more: SFUSD Family Digest

Thu, Dec 3 9:19am

      Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: As I shared with you last month, SFUSD is preparing to o ... [More]

Annual Giving Campaign

Tue, Dec 1 2:46pm

Dear Argonne Parent or Guardian:   First and foremost, we hope that you and your family are healthy and doing well. Needless to say, 2020 has been an extraordinary and challenging year. While there’s ... [More]

Family Letter from the Principal, 11/30/20

Mon, Nov 30 4:27pm

Dear Argonne Families, Welcome back! I hope everyone had a safe and happy Fall Break! This week we will all be easing back into our routines and closing out trimester 1 with a final week of Conference ... [More]

Live Author Visit

Mon, Nov 30 2:58pm

Dear all, This Thursday December 3rd @10am author of “I Am Every Good Thing” (this week’s read aloud) Derrick Barnes will have a live presentation to which everyone is invited. The link to the live ev ... [More]

Coffee Klatch with Principal Catingub - Friday @ 9am!

Thu, Nov 19 9:26pm

Principal Coffee Klatch: This Friday, November 20 from 9:00-10:00am, I’ll host my monthly Coffee Klatch. This month I’m partnering with Argonne’s Equity and Inclusion Committee. We will be taking a cl ... [More]

From SFUSD - In-Person Learning Updates, No Meals Next Week & More: Family Digest

Thu, Nov 19 5:21am

  Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Earlier today, I sent you an email regarding our planning pr ... [More]

Reminder: PTO Budget Vote TOMORROW @ 7pm

Wed, Nov 18 3:50pm

Hi everyone, We hope you will join us tomorrow at 7pm for our PTO budget vote. Here is the link to the proposed budget. Here are a few highlights: We are projecting a lower amount of fundraising due t ... [More]

From SFUSD - Update on plans for in-person learning

Wed, Nov 18 2:47pm

Dear SFUSD Family: We are reaching out regarding our planning process for a gradual return to in-person learning. First, I want to thank you for your patience. This has been and remains a very challen ... [More]

Argonne Equity and Inclusion Committee meeting - tonight at 6 PM - all welcome

Wed, Nov 18 11:13am

Hello families! This is a reminder that the first Argonne Equity and Inclusion Committee meeting of this school year is tonight at 6 PM via Zoom.  All families, partners, and care givers interested in ... [More]

Family Letter from the Principal, 11/17/20

Tue, Nov 17 8:17am

Dear Argonne Families, Our Fall Break is next week! I think we can all agree that this year has been quite a rollercoaster with many changes and ups and downs. Yet, through it all, I’ve seen this comm ... [More]

SFUSD November 2020 Family Newsletter

Wed, Nov 11 9:29am

Calendar School Menus News Contact Español 中文 عربي Filipino Tiếng Việt Samoan         Superintendent's Message Dear Families: This has been an unusual and challenging year. While so much has changed, ... [More]

Family Letter from the Principal, 11/10/20

Tue, Nov 10 9:35am

Dear Argonne Families, I hope all of you had a wonderful weekend! And what a historic weekend it was! It is so exciting to have our very FIRST woman Vice President- FIRST Black and South Asian Vice Pr ... [More]

PTO Meeting Recap and Invitation to Review and Discuss Budget

Fri, Nov 6 1:25pm

Hi everyone, Last night we held a community PTO meeting and gave a snapshot of where our budget and fundraising are coming out this year. See the slideshow here.  The detailed PTO budget draft can be ... [More]

From SFUSD - School videos are now ready to watch

Thu, Nov 5 8:13am

      Watch videos about our wonderful SFUSD schools School videos are here! Each SFUSD school has created a 5 minute video about themselves for you to watch because there will be no in-person school ... [More]

From SFUSD - Wellness Checks, New Grab + Go Meal Schedule and More: SFUSD Family Digest (11/04/20)

Thu, Nov 5 8:12am

  Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: I know that times are tough right now. Over the next several ... [More]

From SFUSD - LINKS CORRECTED - Resources to help you plan for the enrollment fair

Tue, Nov 3 7:25am

      Our email yesterday morning did not have a working link for the Enrollment Fair Planner and we apologize for the error. We are sending you the correct link here. Thank you! Resources to help you ... [More]

From SFUSD - Resources to help you plan for the enrollment fair

Mon, Nov 2 10:26am

      Resources to help you plan for the enrollment fair The SFUSD PreK-12 Virtual Enrollment Fair starts Friday! To help you prepare for the fair, we have put together a comprehensive list of resourc ... [More]

Family Letter from the Principal, 11/2/20

Mon, Nov 2 9:24am

Dear Argonne Families, Happy November! It was so nice to see so many families on Friday for our Distribution Day! I hope everyone had a safe and fun Halloween weekend! HUGE thank you to our teachers f ... [More]

From SFUSD - Meal schedule changes, tech tips and safer Halloween: SFUSD Family Digest (10/28/2020)

Thu, Oct 29 12:05pm

  Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: We’re well into fall and as the season changes, I want to re ... [More]

The Richmond Neighborhood Center - FREE virtual program!

Tue, Oct 27 10:56am

Hello Argonne families,   We are still open for enrollment for our free virtual program to do fun activities after school for students!   Zoom sessions with K-2nd grade begin at 2:30pm - 3:15pm. 3-5th ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 10/26/20

Mon, Oct 26 10:02am

Dear Argonne Families, Good Morning! I hope your week is off to a great start! As we round out October, we have two big things happening this week- Distribution and a virtual Halloween Parade! Please ... [More]

From SFUSD - New updates to Enrollment Fair schedule

Wed, Oct 21 6:45pm

      New information added to school town halls Our PreK-12 Virtual Enrollment Fair is less than three weeks away! We are excited to announce that we have added new information to the school town hal ... [More]

From SFUSD - Reopening Schools Updates, Digital Agency Week & More: SFUSD Family Digest

Wed, Oct 21 6:42pm

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Now that the City is reopening many businesses, our community ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 10/19/20

Mon, Oct 19 11:02am

Dear Argonne Families, It’s hard to believe we are in our 14th week of the 2020 Distance Learning school year! I hope you all take some time to reflect and celebrate the hard work your child has done ... [More]

From SFUSD - Honoring George Floyd and our award-winning student poet (10/14/20)

Wed, Oct 14 9:02pm

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Today, October 14th, would have been George Floyd’s 47th birth ... [More]

Argonne School Site Council (SSC) Election Ballot

Wed, Oct 14 9:00pm

Dear Argonne Families, Our School Site Council (SSC) is seeking two new members. Please see this ballot to elect our new parent/caregiver members.  An SSC must be established at all San Francisco Unif ... [More]

Reminder: Parent Circle Tomorrow (Thursday) - Password included now!

Thu, Oct 8 12:06pm

Join PTO co-chairs Paul and Denise and teachers from different grades for a lunchtime parent circle. The teachers will be available for the first 15-20 minutes to chat about what's on parents' minds r ... [More]

From SFUSD - Mobile Libraries, Vegetarian Meals & More: SFUSD Family Digest (10/07/20)

Thu, Oct 8 10:34am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Staff, families and students are all understandably curious ab ... [More]

SFUSD October 2020 Family Newsletter

Tue, Oct 6 2:55pm

Calendar School Menus News Contact Google Translate: Español 中文 عربي Filipino Tiếng Việt         Superintendent's Message Kamusta! That’s “hello” in Tagalog, one of the six languages most frequently s ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 10/6/20

Tue, Oct 6 12:35pm

Dear Argonne Families, Happy October!  This week, I have several important reminders for all families.  Media Release Form: Please complete the Media Release Form. To do this: Log into ParentVUE, clic ... [More]

School Closed Monday 10/12 - Indigenous Peoples' Day

Tue, Oct 6 9:15am

Good morning Wolfpack! This is a reminder that school will be closed next Monday, Oct. 12th, in observance of Indigenous Peoples' Day. You can see the full list of holiday closures on the district cal ... [More]

Community Event: Richmond Neighborhood Trash Clean-Up

Mon, Oct 5 2:39pm

This Sunday 10/11 a group of Richmond residents (co-organized by Argonne parent Mark Dietrich) will be be participating in a neighborhood trash clean-up.  Sign Up Here by family if you are interested ... [More]

Yearbook information for 2020-2021

Thu, Oct 1 11:13am

Dear Parents,   I've heard from some of you that TreeRing is sending out pre-order reminders.  I apologize for not sending out information sooner - I did not know the site would do that and have no co ... [More]

From SFUSD - Grading information for elementary, middle and high (09/30/20)

Wed, Sep 30 6:34pm

Dear SFUSD Families: It’s going to be another hot day tomorrow, Thursday, Oct. 1. Even during heat waves, we must continue to protect ourselves and our community from COVID-19. If it feels too hot in ... [More]

October Newsletter

Wed, Sep 30 10:25am

September 29, 2020 Important Dates Thursday, October 8: Parent Circle - 12:15pm-1:15pm Monday, Ocober 12: NO SCHOOL - Indigenous Peoples' Day Monday, October 19 - Friday, October 23: Joe's Ice Cream F ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 9/28/20

Mon, Sep 28 11:11am

Dear Argonne Families, Good Morning! Wishing you all a great last week of September!  Here are the updates for the week: School Site Council (SSC) and English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) Nominat ... [More]

Reminder: Emergency Cards and Media Consent Forms

Fri, Sep 25 1:25pm

Hello Argonne Community, Just a friendly reminder, if you have not done so already, please fill out your child's emergency form and media consent form online accessible through ParentVue by Friday, Oc ... [More]

From SFUSD - Celebrating Latinx Heritage Month & More: SFUSD Fall Family Digest (09/23/20)

Thu, Sep 24 7:57am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: At last night’s Board of Education meeting, SFUSD outlined sev ... [More]

Just for fun: Sharktoberfest

Wed, Sep 23 2:45pm

Calling all shark and marine animal enthusiasts! Sharktoberfest is a free virtual event for families happening on Saturday. See below for details.  

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 9/21/20

Mon, Sep 21 10:22am

Dear Argonne Families, I hope everyone enjoyed a beautiful weekend with your families. The air was fresh and the sun was shining! And to our families celebrating Rosh Hashanah- Happy New Year! This we ... [More]

Zoom Troubleshooting

Mon, Sep 21 8:54am

As we all know, Zoom can throw curveballs at us from time to time. Here are some tips to use if you have trouble accessing your student's Zoom meeting. 1. Problem: Host not letting you in to the sessi ... [More]

SFUSD September 2020 Family Newsletter

Fri, Sep 18 10:41am

Calendar School Menus News Contact Google Translate: Español 中文 عربي Filipino Tiếng Việt         Superintendent's Message Now more than ever as we are engaged in distance learning to prevent the sprea ... [More]

This morning - UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital webinar: "How to Talk to your Kids about Race and Racism"

Thu, Sep 17 9:40am

Hello Argonne families, UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital is hosting a webinar this morning titled, “How to Talk to Your Kids about Race and Racism,” at 10:30 AM.  I realize this is short-notice, as I ... [More]

From SFUSD - Family Income Forms Are for More Than Meals (09/16/20)

Thu, Sep 17 7:27am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: I hope this week’s digest finds you safe and well, and that yo ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 9/14/20

Mon, Sep 14 10:07am

Dear Argonne Families, It was so nice to see many of you at Back to School Night last week! This evening is always a fun way to flip the switch and get our students’ grown ups in their kid’s seats. Al ... [More]

Air quality safety information

Fri, Sep 11 11:54am

We must all be mindful and stay inside as much as possible while the air quality is dangerous due to wildfire smoke. Please read the information below and share with anyone who could benefit from it.  ... [More]

From SFUSD - Reading Resources, Attendance Expectations & More: SFUSD Fall Family Digest (09/09/20)

Fri, Sep 11 11:20am

(This is from Wednesday, Sept 9, 2020. Sorry, I missed it in my emails. Stay safe everyone. )   Dear SFUSD Families: With new announcements every day about some schools opening to in-person instructio ... [More]

Back to School Night Reminder

Wed, Sep 9 2:23pm

Hello Argonne Families, Looking forward to seeing our K-2 families tonight and our 3-5 families tomorrow night for Back to School.  To access the teacher and staff Zoom rooms, please sign in using you ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 9/8/20

Tue, Sep 8 11:14am

Dear Argonne Families, I hope everyone had a nice, long (and hot!) Labor Day weekend!  As we settle into our second month of school, we will engage with families this week in two ways: Wellness Checks ... [More]

The Richmond Neighborhood Center - After School Program

Thu, Sep 3 8:11pm

Hello Argonne families! This is Henry from The Richmond Neighborhood Center after school program.    I would like to share with you our monthly newsletter to give you an update on what fun activities ... [More]

Information on Back-to-School Night

Thu, Sep 3 11:02am

Dear Argonne Families, Next week is Back-to-School Night week for all elementary school families in SFUSD. This year we will hold two virtual Back-to-School Nights for our K-2 families and our 3-5 fam ... [More]

From SFUSD - Important Steps for Your Child’s School & More: SFUSD Fall Family Digest (9/2/2020)

Wed, Sep 2 7:10pm

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: As you may have heard, the City announced that they have begun ... [More]

PTO Slate for 2020-2021

Mon, Aug 31 9:29pm

Thank you to everyone who voted online for our PTO Co-Chair last week. Now that the vote is closed we can officially announce our slate of PTO leadership for the 2020-2021 school year. Co-Chairs: Deni ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 8/30/20

Mon, Aug 31 7:16am

Dear Argonne Families, Wishing everyone a great Week 3 back together! It was so fun to see so many faces on our Clap In - LIVE! morning assembly last Friday! Looking forward to doing it again! Our sch ... [More]

From SFUSD - Safe Online Practices & More: SFUSD Fall Family Digest (08/26/20)

Thu, Aug 27 8:40am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: We’re nearly two weeks into the new school year, and I hope th ... [More]

Reminder: School Supplies and Follow-Up Distribution - Thursday from 10am-3pm

Wed, Aug 26 5:59pm

K-2 School Supplies and Follow-Up Distribution- Great news! Last Friday we received our district-provided school supplies for our K-2nd graders! This Thursday, August 27th from 10-3pm, we will have an ... [More]

Vote for PTO Co-Chair!

Mon, Aug 24 2:19pm

Dear Argonne PTO, All members of the PTO are invited to vote on our new PTO co-chair. Please click here for the ballot. Voting will be open until Friday, August 28, at 11:59pm.  Your participation in ... [More]

From SFUSD - Zoom & Clever Restored (10:00 am 8/24)

Mon, Aug 24 10:15am

Greetings SFUSD Community, Zoom and Clever services have been restored globally. The Department of Technology (DoT) will continue to monitor both platforms throughout the day. Some educators may use G ... [More]

From SFUSD - Zoom & Clever Service Disruption Impacting SFUSD

Mon, Aug 24 9:02am

Greetings SFUSD Community, This morning, Monday, August 24, 2020, Zoom experienced a global service disruption affecting the ability of some users to log in for meetings and webinars. Zoom has identif ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 8/24/20

Mon, Aug 24 8:17am

Dear Argonne Families, I hope everyone had a restful weekend and I hope everyone is staying healthy!  It was so nice to see many of you at our distribution days last week! Thank you for your patience ... [More]

From SFUSD - Welcome Back! SFUSD Fall Family Digest 8/19/20

Thu, Aug 20 6:58am

Dear SFUSD Families: Happy first week of school! I hope your child is finding ways to connect with their teachers and peers. I’m so impressed with the creativity of our educators. Leola M. Havard Earl ... [More]

Welcome back to school!

Tue, Aug 18 3:55pm

Dear Argonne Community, On behalf of the PTO, welcome back to school (and Zoom!). We hope you enjoyed the two weeks of break and are settling in to your at-home learning routine.  We hope you were all ... [More]

Argonne shirts in adult sizes available for purchase

Mon, Aug 17 3:16pm

We have Argonne shirts in adult sizes available for purchase here: https://www.bonfire.com/store/argonne/ A portion of the proceeds are donated to the Argonne PTO. The shirts are printed in batches so ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 8/16/20

Mon, Aug 17 7:29am

Dear Argonne Families,  Tomorrow is the start of our regular 2020-2021 school year! I am so excited for us to restart our year together! Our teachers have been working around the clock to prepare for ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal - 08/14/20

Fri, Aug 14 9:57am

Hello Argonne Families,  Please see the attached letter on information for Distribution Days and the beginning of the regular school year.  Thank you, Ms. Catingub Family Letter- Distribution and Begi ... [More]

From SFUSD - Family Distance Learning Guide & More: SFUSD Family Digest 08/12/20

Thu, Aug 13 9:15am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: Happy (almost) New School Year! The first day of school is a t ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 8/9/20

Mon, Aug 10 10:04am

Dear Argonne Families, We are just one week away from beginning our regular school session through Distance Learning on August 17th. I hope all of you are staying healthy- wearing those masks and wash ... [More]

Announcement from Chinese After School Program (CASP)

Sat, Aug 8 10:11am

Hello Argonne Families! The Chinese After School Program (CASP, https://argonnesf.org/casp) is excited to announce our virtual learning program for Fall 2020. CASP is offering virtual learning session ... [More]

HUGE Book Giveaway

Sat, Aug 8 10:06am

  Both Presidio Middle School and Alamo Elementary School have put together a HUGE Book Giveaway   1,000+ Books - FREE! Sat., August 8* 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.   Lincoln Park Playground 33rd Ave. and Clement ... [More]

From SFUSD - Updates to Meal Sites and more: SFUSD Summer Family Digest

Thu, Aug 6 11:10am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: We’re less than two weeks until the first day of school and I ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 8/2/20

Mon, Aug 3 8:05am

Dear Argonne Families, Happy August! As we prepare for our return to school through distance learning on August 17. I want to give a few updates and reminders.  Device Needs for K-2: This year, SFUSD ... [More]

Get Involved with the PTO! Parent Volunteer Positions for 2020-2021

Fri, Jul 31 4:25pm

Hello Wolfpack!  I hope that you are all well and that everyone had a great summer session.  As the first part of our school year is wrapping up, I wanted to introduce myself. My name is Jen Gottlieb ... [More]

The Richmond Neighborhood Center - FREE Virtual Program!

Thu, Jul 30 12:38pm

Hello Argonne Families!    We at The Richmond Neighborhood Center are here to support our students and community. This Fall, we will be offering a FREE Virtual Program! We will offer various group act ... [More]

From SFUSD - SFUSD Summer Family Digest 07/29/20

Thu, Jul 30 7:28am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: As we head into the final days of July, I know you’re eager fo ... [More]

Family Letter from the Principal, 7/26/20

Mon, Jul 27 10:01am

Dear Argonne Families, It’s hard to believe that we are approaching our final week of Summer Session. It’s been wonderful to see familiar faces, meet and welcome new families, and establish our Argonn ... [More]

SFUSD Fall Planning

Sat, Jul 25 3:16pm

SFUSD and the Board of Education released their Fall Planning Report. Click here to view it.    The report will be discussed at the next Board of Education meeting happening this Tuesday, July 28, at ... [More]

From SFUSD - Fall 2020 Planning: SFUSD Summer Family Digest

Thu, Jul 23 8:11am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: SFUSD wants to make sure your children have opportunities to c ... [More]

Online Chess Class at Pacific Chess Academy

Wed, Jul 22 8:32am

Dear Parents, The COVID-19 pandemic has put all of us in positions we’ve never been in before.  Social distancing.  Sheltering in place.  It’s disrupted all of our routines and put society on pause. I ... [More]

Free Webinar Today: On how to use zoom

Tue, Jul 21 9:36am

San Francisco Public Library is offering a free webinar teaching how to use Zoom.  Here are the details:   Tuesday, 7/21/2020  11:00 - 12:00   Join us on Zoom to learn more about using Zoom. We’ll cov ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 7/19/20

Sun, Jul 19 9:47pm

Dear Argonne Families,  Good Evening! I hope you are all enjoying a quiet Sunday evening with your family. We are halfway through our Summer Session! Our students are getting into the swing of their c ... [More]

From SFUSD - Fall Learning Updates - SFUSD Family Digest

Wed, Jul 15 7:06pm

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: This morning, I shared a message letting you know that the fal ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal, 7/15/20

Wed, Jul 15 11:35am

Dear Argonne Families,  Happy Wellness Wednesday! I hope you are able to find time today to set aside your screen and your work to enjoy some mindful moments. As a school community, we hope everyone s ... [More]

From SFUSD - Fall Semester Will Begin with Distance Learning

Wed, Jul 15 10:24am

Google Translated versions:  中文 | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt | عربى | Samoa Dear SFUSD Community:  I am reaching out to let you know that, after reviewing the best available evidence-based sources ... [More]

CASP Virtual Summer Session - Week 2

Mon, Jul 13 7:32am

Dear Argonne Families, The COVID-19 pandemic has brought many challenges and uncertainties to everyone’s lives, especially how it affects our educational system in so many ways. While Argonne’s CASP ( ... [More]

Argonne Family Letter from the Principal 7/12/20

Mon, Jul 13 7:10am

Dear Argonne Parents and Caregivers, I hope you had a restful and sun-filled weekend! I am so excited to return to our second week of school tomorrow!  Overall, our first week of school through Distan ... [More]

From SFUSD - New SF Health Guidance for Schools: SFUSD Summer Family Digest

Wed, Jul 8 10:46pm

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt   Dear SFUSD Families: As we prepare for the new school year beginning on August 17 ... [More]

From SFUSD - Take this survey to give input on fall learning at SFUSD

Mon, Jul 6 4:46pm

Dear SFUSD Families:   As we continue to plan for learning in the fall, we invite you to share your thoughts with us by taking this brief, anonymous survey. The survey is available online in English, ... [More]

Petition SFUSD for Outside Education

Mon, Jul 6 11:43am

A group of six parents from Jefferson Elementary in San Francisco has created a petition on change.org to gather support for outdoor education as part of SFUSD's school year.  Argonne is not an offici ... [More]

CASP Virtual Summer Learning

Mon, Jul 6 8:03am

Dear Argonne Families,    On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Chinese After School Program (CASP) at Argonne, we would like to welcome all families in the Argonne community to join our free vir ... [More]

Welcome to a New School Year at Argonne!

Mon, Jul 6 7:49am

Dear Argonne Families, Welcome to our new school year! I hope you had a restful and rejuvenating June. I’m so excited to welcome new families and see our students again!  Starting tomorrow, we will em ... [More]

Join Your New Classroom on Konstella

Thu, Jul 2 6:37pm

Dear Argonne Families, We hope that most of you have received your classroom assignment for 2020-2021. To get the most out of Konstella, please join your new classroom. It's very simple to do: Web:  C ... [More]

From SFUSD Superintendent - Join me for a town hall meeting

Thu, Jul 2 9:38am

Dear SFUSD Family, I know you have lots of questions about the next school year, and I would like to invite you to join me for a town hall meeting hosted on SFUSD’s YouTube Live channel where we’ll di ... [More]

From SFUSD - Share Your Thoughts about Fall Learning - SFUSD Summer Digest

Thu, Jul 2 7:42am

Google Translated versions: عربي | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 日本語 | 한국어 | Русский | Gagana Sāmoa | Español | Tagalog | Tiếng Việt Dear SFUSD Families: As we continue to plan for what learning will look like in the ... [More]

Summer Session Virtual Opening Plan

Tue, Jun 30 10:40am

Dear Argonne Families,                Welcome back to a new school year at Argonne!! It is hard to believe that it’s almost that time again, but our first day of school is July 6th! I know your childr ... [More]