Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - September 25, 2018 - Corrected walk to school sign up link
Tue, Sep 25 4:43pm
Holmes Elementary

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Hawk Walk & Roll Parade

Departs @ 8:05 a.m.

Clairemont Covenant Church

5255 Mt. Ararat Drive

San Diego, CA 92111

  • Walkers will line up in the Church parking lot and cyclists across the street.
  • Cyclists MUST wear a helmet. TK-3 must have an adult riding too!
  • A light breakfast snack will be served to the first 100 students

This is a Holmes community event for all teachers, staff, and families!

This is not a drop off event

 Click here to sign up and help

Please make sure you turn in your Box Tops in a Ziploc bag or envelope with your student’s name on it. 
Each month, one classroom will win bragging rights for collecting the most Box Tops and keep the Box Top Trophy for the month.  At the end of the school year, the top 3 classrooms will be recognized for 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place.
For more information about Box Tops and a list of products, please visit www.boxtops4education.com.   

Ice Cream Social and Movie Night sponsored by Holmes PTA

Friday, October 5, 2018 in the Holmes Auditorium

Free Ice Cream served at 5:30pm followed by a free movie at 6pm

"Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas"


Movie concessions will be sold (cash only) for 5th grade fundraising.  Please feel free to bring low back lawn chairs and blankets to cozy up on.

School Volunteer Information
If you are interested in volunteering in your child's classroom or being a field trip chaperone, be sure to fill out the volunteer form.   If you are new to Holmes, please see the nurse to fill out a short questionnaire and approval.  For returning volunteers, the form still needs to be submitted and the nurse will contact you for additional information, if needed.
We are getting ready to make this year’s Holmes Halloween Carnival our best one yet, but we need YOUR help!  Our carnival is famous in the Clairemont community and is usually attended by approximately 2000 people and we need volunteers like you to make it happen! We need help with the following:
Carnival games - repairs, building, supplies and organization
Haunted house - need help with ideas and setup/tear down 
Face painting - need face painters!!
Cake Walk - help with organizing and setup
Decorations - planning, organizing and setup/tear down
Please contact Jessie Nettles jessie1@allstarinsure.com to volunteer or for more information!

Do you love plants and gardening? Does being outside in nature relax or energize you? If you answered yes to these questions, then we need your help to keep the gardens at Holmes looking their absolute best! Please contact PTA President, Deena Carney via Konstella private message or email at president@holmespta.org to learn more about how you can get involved!


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  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