The Green Sheet Newsletter for the week of 11.13.17
Mon, Nov 13 7:48pm
Glenoaks Elementary School

 THE GLENOAKS GREEN SHEET

for the week of… NOVEMBER 13th, 2017

 

  “There is ALWAYS something to be thankful for”    

 

THE GLENOAKS INTRUCTIONAL FOCUS STATEMENT

The Glenoaks community will work together to ensure that all students improve in reading comprehension. Research based learning experiences will lead to academic growth as measured by student performance on multiple assessments.

 

Monday, 11/13

VALET SERVICE – MRS. ARNTSON’S  1ST GRADE

Instrumental Music - Students must be responsible for bringing their own instrument to school. All string orchestra instruments must be dropped off for tuning before 8:00 a.m. every Monday

 

MAGNET SCHOOLS/FLAG DUAL LANGUAGE PROGRAMS

Applications for the 2018-19 School Year  begins

Nov 1, 2017 – January 31, 2018 (see flyer on website)

 

Transitional Kindergarten Program Information (flyer on website)

 

 

 

Tues. 11/14

 

Wed.  11/15

Banking Day – School Begins at 9:10 a.m.

1st Grade Feast – 11:00 a.m.

 

Thursday, 11/16

Bandit Run (Jog-A-Thon) – Remember to wear appropriate shoes

Report Cards come home

Friday, 11/17

8:30 a.m. – Golden Oak -

11/17 – MINIMUM DAY – TK-3 12:00 Dismissal

                                                4 – 6 – 12:20 Dismissal

 

Upcoming Dates To Remember           

 

Thanksgiving Recess – 11/20 – 11/26 - School resumes 11/27

REMEMBER:  THERE IS ALWAYS SOMETHING TO BE THANKFUL FOR

11/28 – School Site Council 3:00 p.m.

11/30 – Authors & Illustrators

**2018-19 ENROLLMENT BEGINS

FEBRUARY 20, 2018**

 

Please check our school’s website, www.Glenoakselementary.org for upcoming events, information, and the school calendar.  You can also check Thursday Folder” for flyers for upcoming events, afterschool programs, etc.  All school holidays, minimum days, no student days, etc. are all listed

 

MAGNET SCHOOLS/FLAG Dual Language ProgramsApplications are required for these programs/schools and will be processed through the online lottery system.  Go to www.gusdmagnetandflag.com.

LOTTERY APPLICATION WINDOW:  NOVEMBER 1, 2017 – JANUARY 31, 2018. 

 

GUSD TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN PROGRAM Please see the flyer on the website for information on transitional kindergarten, and for before/after school child care

 

1ST GRADE PARENTS If you have not turned in your child’s Report of Health Examination for School Entry, IT IS NOW DUE.  PLEASE TURN IT IN TO THE OFFICE.  

 

6TH GRADERS:  YOUR TDAP IS DUE IN 6TH GRADE You may have already had the vaccination so please check your immunization record.  If you have had the Tdap, please turn in a copy of your immunization record to the front office. 

 

GUSD TRUANCY/TARDY POLICY: Just a reminder, a parent/guardian MUST verify any absence within THREE (3) days of student’s return to school.  You can verify an absence on Glenoakselementary.org or call the office. ABSENCES NOT VERIFIED WITHIN 3 DAYS OF STUDENT’S RETURN TO SCHOOL WILL AUTOMATICALLY BE RECORDED AS A TRUANT ABSENCE AND CAN NO LONGER BE VERIFIED/CLEARED. Also, there are far too many tardies.  Please try to be at school on time. 

 

BANDIT RUN: November 16th - Help the Glenoaks Elementary School Foundation raise $20,000 for our school!  The 27th Annual Glenoaks Bandit Run is one of our largest fundraisers of the year! Participants earn money by running laps, and getting pledges from family, friends, or neighbors to support their efforts. Donors can make a flat donation in support of our school. All participants will receive a FREE Bandit Run T-shirt. (Please enter your student(s) shirt size when you register so we can ensure they get one that fits great!)   

Money raised at the Bandit Run will help fund the following:

  • School library: new book additions
  • Computer lab: costs and maintenance
  • Physical education program
  • Art & Music programs
  • Supplemental: instructional funds used by staff for their classroom needs.

 

Konstella: Questions or comments about Konstella please direct to Jenny at pta@jennyramirez.com

 

PARENT CONNECT ACCESS- IMPORTANT!! If you do not have a PIN for paent connect, please come to the school office and one will be provided

 

DROP-OFF VALET SERVICE:  This week’s drop off valet service is being manned by Mrs. Arntson’s 1st grade class.  Check with your room captain for sign ups. All you need to do is show up at 7:50, put on your stylish orange safety vest from the office, and stand at one of our drop-off locations. As cars pull up, you wave them forward and help students out of their cars. That's it!

 

CLASSROOM SUPPLIES AND DONATIONS:  Please contact your child’s teacher to see what is on his/her wish list for any classroom supplies.  All donations are greatly appreciated.  Pencils, pencil sharpeners, hand sanitizer, wipes, Kleenex, glue sticks, scissors are some of the items always needed and welcome.  Teacher emails can be found at https://www.gusd.net/domain/766

 

Contact Laurie Jones at lajones@gusd.net with questions about the Green Sheet.

 

.