Last of the year - 6pm this evening!

Wed, May 25 12:31pm

All are welcome to join us this evening for the last PTA Association Meeting of the year! If you are interested in being more involved with the PTA next year or want more information on what the Gleno ... [More]

Parent Ed Speaker - TONIGHT

Wed, May 18 4:25pm

Hello!   Just a reminder tonight is the last Parent Ed Speaker Series of the school year. If you want to attend you must register beforehand.   https://glendaleusd.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_b6OaPCC5 ... [More]

Gender Identity & Community Support

Sat, May 14 3:07pm

Join us, Wednesday, May 18th at 7pm on Zoom for the final speaker event of the year, presented by your Glenoaks Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Team! We will be joined by Dr. Rodriguez on the topic of ... [More]

ACTION ITEM: VOTE for your GESF Board of Directors Slate for 2022-2023 School Year

Sat, May 14 12:30pm

Dear Glenoaks Parents, The slate for next year's GESF Board of Directors is up on the GESF website and need your attention!  At your convenience, please click on the below link to review and cast your ... [More]

Did you know....?

Wed, May 11 10:42am

...even in an airplane, a trip to Pluto would take about 800 years! ...water expands when it freezes, but most liquids don't. They actually lose volume! ...human teeth are as strong as shark teeth! .. ... [More]

Celebrate our Glenoaks Superheroes!

Wed, May 4 3:22pm

You are invited to join us in celebrating our Honorary Service Award recipients on May 15th during the Founder's Day event hosted by your Glenoaks PTA! All recipients are individuals who have had a tr ... [More]

ATTN: Parents & Teachers - Last Call for Letters!

Sun, Apr 24 5:42pm

My tardiness is your bonus time! We are still working on our PTA letter advocating for funds for an on-campus therapist for next year - which means I am happy to continue to accept your Parent and Tea ... [More]

Let's "Get Down & Derby"

Tue, Apr 12 10:07pm

Hi Parents, You've got 3 more days to get early bird pricing ($80) for the much awaited adult soiree, "Get Down and Derby" being hosted by GESF.  Invitations were sent home last Thursday, and we hope ... [More]

Bok Bok Bok

Tue, Apr 12 11:09am

Andddd Rockbird is officially open!! ALL sales that come in today contribute towards our 20% fundraising total! It's only a 1-day dine out event so share with your local family and friends, post on Fa ... [More]

Understanding Neurodiversity

Tue, Mar 29 3:59pm

Join us tomorrow evening -  Wednesday, March 30th at 7pm - for GEDI's Parent Education Series! GEDI will be hosting this next speaker event via Zoom with guest, Dr. Ruben Cortez, for a discussion on U ... [More]

Spirit Gear Orders have arrived!

Mon, Mar 28 5:13pm

Hello Glenoaks families! Just a heads up for those who placed a Spirit Gear order during our Spring Sale - good news! - they've arrived early! Orders will be given to your students to take home tomorrow! 

Spanish Classes at Glenoaks starting on 3/28!

Wed, Mar 16 1:00pm

Hi! I hope you're all having a great Spring Break! I wanted to pop in to let you know that Lango Foothills is back at Glenoaks with their afterschool Spanish classes! These classes are available for s ... [More]

Only 3 days left!

Thu, Mar 10 7:31pm

Our Glenoaks Spirit Wear sale closes in just 3 days!! This will be the last opportunity to get your Glenoaks shirts, sweaters and hats until sometime next Fall. Orders will be delivered to the school ... [More]

A (book)SWAP bop a loo bop a lop bam boom

Mon, Feb 28 4:26pm

The on-campus book swap is live! There is a table in the Kinder area and a table outside the library hallway doors. Remind your students to bring a book to leave and pick up a book from the table to k ... [More]

2022 - 2023 PTA Executive Board Slate

Thu, Feb 24 2:19pm

As a PTA, we must post the slate of officers, that the Nominating Committee has selected, 28 days before our Association Election Meeting. That meeting will take place on March 24th at 6pm. Any Associ ... [More]

Join us Thursday evening!

Tue, Feb 22 12:35pm

Hi Glenoaks Families! This Thursday, our Glenoaks Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Team will be hosting their third Speaker Series event! We will be hearing from an amazing individual about bias, racis ... [More]

Oh the things you can do!

Wed, Feb 16 7:30pm

We hope your kiddos have had a good time engaging with their Kindness packets! Tomorrow is officially Random Acts of Kindness Day! Talk to your students about what kind of random acts of kindness they ... [More]

Virtual Kindness Kit

Tue, Feb 15 11:15am

Hi Families! Our PTA has put together some activities to help us celebrate Random Acts of Kindness Day (February 17th). Attached you'll find a "Virtual Kindness Kit" with links to podcasts, videos and ... [More]

February GEDI Calendar

Tue, Feb 1 12:18pm

Hello Glenoaks families! The February calendar made by our librarian, Ms Guzik, is ready for you and your students to explore!  It is attached as a PDF to this announcement. Join us in celebrating bla ... [More]

Why oh why do we eat the pizza pie?

Thu, Jan 27 12:19pm

Wondering what your dine-out dollars go toward? Well, we've got Science Fair, Guess Who's Coming to Read, Random Acts of Kindness Day Activities, our Earth Day Celebration and even a super fun all-sch ... [More]

Two Guys tonight!

Tue, Jan 25 9:59am

That's right! Our dine-out night(s) at Two Guys From Italy begins today! They will be giving us 20% of all sales on orders from Tuesday the 25th until Thursday the 27th!  You've got three whole days t ... [More]

PTA Association Meeting - all are welcome!

Wed, Jan 19 9:58am

Hi Glenoaks families!  We have a PTA association meeting tomorrow evening, January 20th @ 6pm via Zoom. You do not need to be a part of the PTA board to attend. We will be discussing programs we have ... [More]

January Calendar by GEDI

Sun, Jan 9 5:35pm

Hello Glenoaks families! The January calendar is one you'll want to dive right into with your students! It's full of books curated into virtual libraries by our librarian, activities, videos and resou ... [More]

*Reminder* Art pick-up after school TODAY!

Thu, Dec 16 9:51am

We will have all of the student art submissions from this year AND last year's art week in front of the school this afternoon. We will have tables set up in front of the big Glenoaks seal on the outsi ... [More]

*CORRECTION* Art Pick Up This Thursday 12/16

Tue, Dec 14 11:29am

My apologies on the date typo! Nothing else has changed, it's still Thursday as noted, but its 12/16.  Just to clear up any confusion. Thanks! ------- Did your student participate in this year's Art W ... [More]

Student Art Week Project Pick-Up! (2020 & 2021)

Tue, Dec 14 9:55am

Did your student participate in this year's Art Week? How about last year's Stronger Together Art Week??? Well we've still got all of the art - at least 200 submissions! - that were turned in by stude ... [More]

Only a few days left to submit your nominations!

Thu, Dec 9 10:17am

Every year we celebrate individuals who have gone above and beyond to have an impact on our school and our students. This can be volunteers, teachers, community members, staff, parents, etc. You can s ... [More]

Join us for a Parents Night Out: 12/15 at 7pm!

Tue, Dec 7 4:28pm

December Calendar & Virtual Library

Wed, Dec 1 3:25pm

Hello Families! Happy December! With a new month comes a new calendar of holidays and educational resources as well as a virtual library with videos and read alouds that you can enjoy with your studen ... [More]

Submit your nominations!

Mon, Nov 29 1:41pm

Every year our PTA honors individuals who have gone above and beyond to have a positive impact on our school and our students, with an Honorary Service Award (HSA).  In order to do this, we need YOU - ... [More]

Bandit Run Pledge forms due this week!

Mon, Nov 29 6:58am

Welcome back everyone! Just a reminder that we are closing out our Bandit Run fundraiser this week. If your child raised cash or check donations using the Pledge Form please be sure to have that turne ... [More]

Bandit Run Fundraising Reminder

Mon, Nov 22 7:47am

Hello Glenoaks Families! I hope you are enjoying your break so far! Our Bandit Run event may be over but that doesn't mean the fundraising is done! We will be collecting online and pledge form donatio ... [More]

Thank you to our Bandit Run Sponsors!

Thu, Nov 18 4:05pm

We had such an amazing event today and we would not have been able to make it what it was without our event sponsors! With sponsorship donations we are able to purchase free t-shirts for every student ... [More]

Bandit Run is TOMORROW!

Wed, Nov 17 7:32am

Event day information: Here is the schedule of when classes will participate in the Bandit Run. Only GESF members will be volunteering for the Bandit Run this year but we will be taking lots of pictur ... [More]

Bandit Run Fundraising Update

Tue, Nov 16 6:28am

We’ve hit $20,000! We are less than $5,000 away from our fundraising goal for Bandit Run! Let’s see if we can hit our goal by event day on Thursday! Check Out the Bandit Run Fundraiser Page! https://w ... [More]

Halfway there and only three days to go!

Sun, Nov 14 7:06pm

We're in the final stretch of the Fall Food Drive! We're about halfway to our goal of collected boxes of Mac n Cheese and Cans of Vegetables and we only have until after school on Wednesday to collect ... [More]

There may be no school Thursday & Friday but...

Wed, Nov 10 5:23pm

...the food drive collection box will still be showing up! You can bring your boxed Mac n Cheese and Canned Vegetables to the box outside of the front office during these two non-school days. There wa ... [More]

Bandit Run Fundraising Update!

Wed, Nov 10 7:47am

Good morning!   Just wanted to send  a quick update that we have raised over $11,000 for our Bandit Run already! Our event is coming up next week but fundraising doesn't end until Friday, December 5th ... [More]

Mac n Cheese and Canned Vegetables, oh my!

Mon, Nov 8 7:33am

That's right! Glenoaks is again responsible for collecting 100 boxes of mac n cheese and 200 cans of vegetables for the big districtwide food drive! There are 18 schools participating and together we ... [More]

Bandit Run is just two weeks away!

Thu, Nov 4 7:29am

We are so excited to be bringing this event back on campus this year! On Thursday, November 18th all students will participate in our annual Bandit Run (jogathon) and run, walk, skip or hop around the ... [More]

Last Day to Make your Meal Matter!

Thu, Oct 28 11:40am

Skaf's is now open and it's the last day of our fundraiser! Remember to mention 'Glenoaks Elementary School' when you place your order so that our PTA gets 20% donated right back to us!  And maybe we' ... [More]

Skaf's Dine-Out Starts Now!

Tue, Oct 26 12:08pm

Our PTA will receive 20% of all orders placed at Skaf's from now until Thursday - they're open for lunch and dinner! Eat good and do good! (Have you had their chicken shawarma?!) Make sure to mention ... [More]

YOU'RE INVITED: Gallery Night!

Thu, Oct 21 8:41pm

Tomorrow (Friday) evening is our Gallery Night and you and your family are invited! This is the culmination of a busy week of activities and it's been so wonderful to see all of the students and famil ... [More]

Art Submissions are due on Friday!

Wed, Oct 13 8:47pm

  A last reminder about your child's art submissions, due on Friday! These can be turned in to their teacher or to Tania in the front office, along with the submission slip that you can find in the at ... [More]

One Week until your Gallery Night Art Submissions are due!

Fri, Oct 8 5:32pm

Happy Friday Glenoaks Families!  Just wanted to send a weekend reminder about our upcoming Art Week on October 18-22 because student artwork is due on October 15th! This year's theme is, "I Will Chang ... [More]

October Calendar & Virtual Library now available!

Tue, Oct 5 10:16pm

The GEDI October Calendar and Virtual Library are now available for you and your students to explore! You'll find links to resources celebrating many notable birthdays, historic events and holidays. M ... [More]

Glenoaks Art Week is almost here!

Fri, Oct 1 12:47pm

Hi families! We are so excited to be rolling into our upcoming art week after how amazing last year's was! This year's theme is, "I Will Change The World By..."  Please see the attached Art Week Packe ... [More]

Dine-Out at Chipotle TOMORROW!

Mon, Sep 13 11:30am

It's that time again! Grab dinner and make a difference for our school! Last year's Chipotle Dine-Out night earned our PTA nearly $500 and that money goes right back to our students!  Those funds are ... [More]

See you this evening on Zoom?

Thu, Sep 9 3:52pm

We hope to see you this evening at 6pm for our first Parent-Ed Speaker Series event! Dr. Eugenia Rodriguez from Pacific Oaks College will be joining us on Zoom to talk about raising emotionally intell ... [More]

Parent Speaker Event Next Week!

Thu, Sep 2 8:08pm

Hello Parents and Staff! We've partnered with Pacific Oaks College and Dr. Eugenia Rodriguez to bring our first Parent-Education Speaker Series to Glenoaks! This event will be held next week via Zoom, ... [More]

GEDI Welcome Message!

Sat, Aug 21 12:36pm

Here's a message from your Glenoaks Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Team (GEDI)!  ---- Welcome back to school! We have some really exciting things lined up for the year. Over the summer we worked with t ... [More]

*FINAL REMINDER* Join your class here on Konstella!

Thu, Aug 19 11:33am

Hey there, I hope that everyone had a super first day at school yesterday!! This is just a final reminder to make sure that you have assigned your child to their classroom here on Konstella. Many teac ... [More]

You found out who your teachers are...now what? Join their classroom here on Konstella!

Mon, Aug 16 7:03pm

Now that you know who your student's teachers are, make sure to login to Konstella and add them to their classroom. Here's how: Click on your name in the upper left hand corner. A drop-down menu will ... [More]

Glenoaks Spirit Gear Sale starts NOW!

Mon, Aug 16 6:25am

Get your Glenoaks shirts, sweaters and hats by clicking here www.GlenoaksSpiritWear.com ! The sale only lasts for two weeks so click on through to check out the different styles, colors and designs yo ... [More]