Happenings at Holmes 10/30
Fri, Oct 30 7:57am


The votes are in on our Pumpkin Carving Contest. Thank you to everyone who participated and to all who voted! The prizes for the below winner and all the finalists can be picked up at the PTA table during material pickup this afternoon!  Just mention your lil' pumpkin's name to collect their prize.
Great job to our Grand Prize Winner, Thom Nemer, for this amazing and adorable Baby Yoda pumpkin! It's super fun and we can tell that a lot of love and care went into making it! Thanks for sharing it with us...we love it, Thom! Congratulations!
"Coolest Pumpkin Award" goes to Finalist, Addi Colon! Awesome detail, Addi...incredible job!!
"Cutest Pumpkin Award" goes to Annie Curtis for this sweet lil' guy! Absolutely adorbs, Annie!
"Scariest Pumpkin Award" goes to Cameron & Mason Touhey for this ghoulish and spooky mummy pumpkin...a mumkin? ;)  Great job, Cameron and Mason! 
"Most Creative Pumpkin Award" goes to Karis Mandani! Stars and planets, oh my! We love all the colors and the fun look of your pumpkin! It's very creative, indeed! 
"Silliest Pumpkin Award" goes to Hudson Matheny. We can tell you have some skills with a carving knife, Hudson! Your pumpkin is fun and silly, and it made us all smile! 
Join in the Halloween Fun this weekend with these Haunted Happenings 
How many pumpkins can you find? Print out the attached pumpkin template -or draw your own!- color and decorate it and then hang it in a front window facing the street. Take a walk through your neighborhood and see how many Holmes pumpkins you can find!
It’s Halloween time!! You know what to do! Wear your school appropriate Halloween costume to “school”—show it off to your classmates via Zoom and stay in costume for the Costume Parade at the Materials Pick Up for your class on 10/30! *DRIVE THROUGH ONLY- Please remain in your vehicle. Materials Pick-up later in the afternoon.


Classroom Materials & BOO Bag 👻 Pick Up:
There is a material distribution date planned for Friday, October 30th, and PTA will also be giving every child a BOO Bag to take home with some fun goodies. Please see the schedule of pickup times below. Don't forget to stay in your costumes & your vehicle that afternoon for the Drive-Thru Costume Parade.
  • TK-1st: 12pm-1pm
  • 2nd & 3rd: 1pm-2pm
  • 4th & 5th: 2pm-3pm

Clairemont High School Foundation Invites the Clairemont Community to Halloween Hijinx. We have 54 houses waiting to be viewed! You have 5 nights to check them all out and pick your 3 most favorite. You can find the map and voting link on the Halloween 2020 Page. Be sure and vote by 11pm Nov.1st!  Have fun and be Safe!See attached flier for more details. 

 Take the night off from cooking and support Holmes PTA by getting some delicious food from Panera Bread ! Bring the attached flyer or show an electronic version to the cashier when you place your order and we'll donate a portion of the proceeds from your purchase.