Hawk News April 15th- 21st
Sun, Apr 15 4:32pm
Holmes Elementary

April 15th, 2018


Question: If the police are not present... Are your driving habits still considered reckless and illegal? 

Answer: YES! Every child at Holmes Elementary has the right to get to school and get home safely. Let's all make the extra effort to maintain a safe school.


Monday, April 16th- Morning Assembly

The announcement of all race winners and top fundraisers will be at our morning assembly on the blacktop. 


Monday, Apr 16 4:00- close

DFD - Island's 

Bring EVERYONE you know! Make it a party!

30% back to Holmes PTA

Thursday, April 19th 6:30 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.  

Family Science Night

Location: Holmes Auditorium

Using hands-on investigations, participants explore a variety of scientific concepts related to THE MAGIC OF SCIENCE!

Great for grades K-8.   (This is a repeat from three years ago.)

Please see attached flyer to sign up for Family Science Night 


Thursday, April 19th 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm: 

Marston Middle School Spring Open House 

CURRENT and FUTURE Marston families are welcome! 

We look forward to seeing you here! Contact Marston's Main Office with any questions at (858) 273-2030



Tuesday & Wednesday, April 24th & 25th:

2018 Holmes Variety Show

There will be three performances of the Variety Show. 

Tuesday, April 24th 9:00-10: 30 am (Dress Rehearsal grades K-2)

Tuesday, April 24th 6:00-7: 30 am 

Wednesday, April 25th 9:00-10: 30 am (Encore Performance grades 3-5)


Wednesday, Apr 25th: Lunch Periods 

Our Bi-Annual Western Barbeque is here. Twice a year the San Diego School District comes to our campus with a grill and cooks hamburgers, beef hot dog, veggie burgers, and barbeque baked beans.  We will also be offering fresh fruit and milk.

Lunch that day will cost: 

  • Students-$2.00 (with pin number)
  • Adults-$3.50
  • Visiting children- $2.00

Please be looking in your child's folder for the flyer to come home so we may get an accurate count for student lunches.

This is also a great opportunity to come volunteer and help serve our student's lunch. Sign Up Here to help volunteer to serve lunches


This is a short day and the lunchtimes are as follows:

TK/Kinder-1st: 11:10-11:30am
2nd and 3rd:  11:35-11: 55 am
4th and 5th:   12:00-12:20pm

Monday, May 14 4:00pm - Thursday, May 17 8:00pm

THE SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR is almost here and we need YOUR HELP to make it an AWESOME celebration of reading with hundreds of fun, engaging, and affordable books for kids to discover!

We have many volunteer opportunities that may fit your schedule. If we do not get enough volunteers to run the Book Fair our children will not be able to purchase books. Super simple training will be available, as needed.

Sign up Here to see where you can help out!