Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - March 11, 2022
Fri, Mar 11 1:18pm

HOLMES PTA WEEKLY RUNDOWN 

 

MINUTES IN MOTION EVENT AND JOGATHON

Holmes Families, there is just ONE WEEK to go until the end of our Minutes in Motion fundraiser! We are almost halfway to our fundraising goal of $40,000 and are thrilled to announce the AMAZING prizes that we have for all of those families who help us get there by Friday, March 18th!

CLICK HERE TO LEARN ABOUT AMAZING PRIZES

WE NEED CORPORATE SPONSORS !!

 

SPOTLIGHT ON SAGE GARDEN

March Garden Lessons: What are our plants telling us? Lessons on garden pests.

March Nutritional Science Lesson: Eat the Rainbow! Lessons on balance in your diet and cooking!

 

We were honored to welcome SDUSD Superintendent Dr. Lamont Jackson to learn about how Sage Garden has benefitted our students mentally, physically and emotionally.

 

Be on the lookout next week for a Hawkeye Spotlight on Dr. Jacksons visit and what's new in the garden and nutrition science lab! 

 NEW AFTERSCHOOL PROGRAM COMES TO HOLMES

  Intellectual Athlete wants to bring their Play Based Resilience to Holmes After School program. The program combines sports, play, breath work and mindfulness to improve performance and combat anxiety. 
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO SIGN UP PLEASE VISIT peachjar.com

Follow Safety and Traffic Guidelines!

Our community has noticed an increase in unsafe traffic practices. Please ensure you are NOT-

  • Stopping in the middle of the intersection to drop off/ pick up students.
  • Making U-turns in the middle of the street.
  • Blocking neighbors driveways. 
  • Blocking the lane by pulling aside another car to chat.

Please click here to review additional safety materials

free books.

CHILDRENS BOOK PARTY 

ALL CHILDREN ARE WELCOME

Saturday, April 30, 2022-

Beginning at 8:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

Organ Pavilion Park Admission is FREE

See attached flyer

Open to all K-12 students!

We invite all San Diego students K-12 to dazzle us with their creativity interpreting this year's theme: "Toward a More Perfect Union: The Constitution in Times of Change."

Please invite the local students you know to enter! There are cash awards for first, second, and third-place entries. Plus, we will display all winning and runners-up posters and videos on the SDCBA website. First-place winners will also be recognized at the 2022 Annual Awards Ceremony & Celebration of Community Service in May.

Entries will be evaluated by SDCBA members based on originality, creativity, and impact. Contest entries are due April 15.

Learn more and enter the contest here »

 

 SPIRIT WEAR

Vintage! Classic! CLEARANCE!! Come and get 'em!  

All orders purchased online will be delivered to your student's classroom.  Please be sure to include your child's name and classroom to ensure smooth delivery process.

 CLICK HERE TO ORDER CLEARANCE SPIRIT WEAR
Books and Bundts” Features Authors, Prizes, Bundt Cakes & More!
 
 
 

 BOOKS AND BUNDTS

 Holmes PTA and Nothing Bundt Cakes is rewarding local students for reading!

  • This program is for students Pre-K through 5th grade.
  • Students will receive a free bundtlet cake for every 400 minutes read each month. They must record minutes read and have a parent signature.
  • Students will also receive a certificate and have their picture taken!

SEE ATTACHMENT FOR READING LOG AND ADDITIONAL DETAILS

 

DINING FOR DOLLARS - 

March-Luna Grill-3/16/2022

11 am-9 pm

Show the attached flyer and Holmes receives 20%!

 

Mark your Calendars for El Pollo Loco on 4/14/2022