Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - October 30, 2018
Tue, Oct 30 12:07pm
Holmes Elementary

Check out what's happening at Holmes.


Red Ribbon Week October 29-November 2


Monday 10/29:  Red Ribbon Week Kick Off – Make Good Choices and Wear Red

Tuesday 10/30:  Put a Cap On/Shade Out Bad Choices –Wear a Hat or Sunglasses

Wednesday 10/31:  Say BOO to Bad Choices – Wear Halloween Costumes

Thursday 11/1:  Team Up for Kindness – Wear Sports Team Clothing

Friday 11/2:  Support Your School – Wear Holmes Hawks Gear



on the lower playground.

*Students can choose to wear their costume to school or change into it before the parade but please leave costume accessories and props at home.  


Family Friday - November 2 at 8:30am

The administrative staff from Clairemont High School will be here to discuss school programs, course offerings, and explain the Academy Pathways. 

THANK YOU so much for your efforts in making this year's Fall Fundraiser the most successful one yet! With your help, we raised $22,626 and had 65% of our students participate!
It was a VERY close race with some outstanding participation rates but the grade level winners are:
Kindergarten: Susanne Wuertz
1st:  Jennifer Nguyen
2nd: Debbie Darling
3rd: Diana Celle
4th: Lisa Litsey
5th: Kerry McTaggart
These classes will receive an ice cream sundae party!
*The opportunity drawing for super fun prizes will take place on Monday, November 5th. 


OCTOBER 29th  -  NOVEMBER 2nd 

Every purchase you make gives money back to our school, and everything you find on Amazon Prime you can find on Amazon Smile. And right now, today through November 2nd, Amazon Smile is giving 5% back which is TEN TIMES the usual rate!!

So do your Christmas shopping this week and earn money for Holmes! Visit: smile.amazon.com/ch/95-6207672


Dinner & Dessert!
Thursday, November 8th
Mountain Mikes & Baskin Robbins (Clairemont Dr.)
It’s our next Dining For Dollars and it’s a double-header!
Grab some pizza at Mountain Mikes 11am -9pm and then head over to the new Baskin Robbins 4-10pm for dessert, just a few doors down! Don’t forget to tell them you’re with Holmes Elementary!
No flyers needed!
Parent Teacher Conferences
Parent Teacher Conferences with MINIMUM DAYS Friday (11/9) Tuesday (11/13), Wed (11/14), Thursday (11/15), Friday (11/16). 
School lets out at 12:30pm on all minimum days.
*Veterans Day Holiday Monday November 12th
Holmes Goodwill Drive Coming In November
Start gathering your unwanted items to donate during the Holmes Goodwill Drive.  If we meet our goal, Holmes will receive $1,500!  More info to come...
  For more school information such as before/after school care and programs, lunch information, and general health policies please visit our website @ https://www.sandiegounified.org/schools/holmes