Hawk News November 19th- 25th
Sun, Nov 19 8:59pm
Holmes Elementary

 November 19th, 2017


Nov. 20th-24th: Thanksgiving/Fall Break 

The school will be closed for fall break. This is a great time to go through the house and start bagging all of your donations for our Goodwill Drive. 


Nov. 27th- DFD- Chipotle

WoW, we can earn 50% back for our school!

Invite everyone you know!

This is HUGE, 50% back!

Nov. 27th- Dec. 11th: Holmes' Holiday Purge Event- Sponsored by Goodwill

This is the time of year that we all start purging and cleaning out closets. Well, we have a deal for you. Goodwill will give us money back to Holmes for all our stuff. This money directly helps funds the printing of our newsletter.


*Prizes calculated on participation and volume. Donations must be a minimum of 1 large bag/box of items to count towards the event.



Bring a Goodwill School Ticket along with your donation of clothing, shoes, books and/or household items to:

Clairemont Goodwill Store

4220 Balboa Avenue, 92117 • (858) 836-7949

Monday - Sunday 9am - 6pm


If you need more tickets, please ask the school office. For a full list of acceptable donations, please check our website, sdgoodwill.org. Electronics are NOT accepted at this location.

Nov. 27th- Dec. 6th:  Salvation Army Canned Food Drive 

Our goal is 10 items per student.  Classes that meet this goal will be rewarded with a popcorn/juice/movie (of their teacher's/class choice). Any non-perishable items, not in glass containers, are welcome (check expiration date).

A flyer from Student Council has been sent home.  

Dec. 1st- Family Friday:

Come to join other families in the auditorium for a cup of joe and hear the latest and greatest of what happening around campus. 

Dec. 1st: Spirit Wear Pop Up Shop : 

Students are encouraged to wear their school gear every Friday. They may even get a "caught ya" if spotted rocking their school spirit!

Save The Date:

12/13 Winter Holiday Program Grades TK-2 - Auditorium 6pm

12/14 Winter Holiday Program Grades 3-5 - Auditorium 6pm