PTP TICKETS ON SALE AFTER SCHOOL TODAY!!

Fri, Jan 18 9:17am

Prefer to buy your Passport to Paradise tickets with cash or check? Passport to Paradise tickets will be on sale outside the front office TODAY afterschool!           

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - January 15, 2019

Tue, Jan 15 10:20am

Check out what's happening at Holmes.   RECOGNITION ASSEMBLY All students being recognized have received a letter and invitation to attend by their teachers. Tuesday, January 15: TK/K at 1:15pm  and 4 ... [More]

PTA Spring Event - Passport to Paradise (Adults Only)

Tue, Jan 15 9:12am

  Dinner ~ Dancing ~ Silent Auction Saturday, April 27, 2019 CLICK HERE for all the details or see attached flyer! Tickets are $30 each and will go up to $40 each beginning March 1. (Please Note: tick ... [More]

Passport to Paradise - PTA Spring Event

Fri, Jan 11 12:05pm

    Because of all you do, grown-ups deserve a night out, too... Holmes Spring Event Saturday - April 27, 2019 Dinner ~ Dancing ~ Silent Auction Ticket sales start Tuesday, January 15th!   * Event fly ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - January 8, 2019

Tue, Jan 8 3:23pm

Check out what's happening at Holmes.   Welcome Back and Happy 2019!     RECOGNITION ASSEMBLIES All students being recognized have received a letter and invitation to attend by their teachers.   Frida ... [More]

Lost and Found

Tue, Dec 18 12:44pm

Just a reminder to check the lost and found before the break.  The Winter Program or at drop off/pick up are perfect times to do so.  Who knows... maybe someone will find my red Member's Only jacket i ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - December 18, 2018

Tue, Dec 18 12:10pm

Check out what's happening at Holmes.   WINTER PROGRAM SCHEDULE   WED 12/19/18 at 6:00pm: 1st, 3rd and 5th Grades THURS 12/20/18 at 6:00pm: TK/K, 2nd and 4th Grades   Schedule of class performances is ... [More]

Comedy Show Tickets For Sale - Supports 5th Grade class!

Wed, Dec 12 9:49am

Looking for that perfect holiday gift?  Well, the 5th grade class has just the ticket.  Literally, COMEDY SHOW TICKETS!   Tickets are $20 each and $10 of each ticket sold goes toward the 5th grade cla ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - December 12, 2018

Wed, Dec 12 7:36am

Check out what's happening at Holmes.   Clairemont High School Presents   WINTER WONDERLAND Friday, December 14 from 2:30 PM- 6 PM at Clairemont High School  - 4150 Ute Drive - 92117   Food ~ Music ~  ... [More]

No More Mr. Lice Guy!!!

Fri, Dec 7 9:42pm

Here's a message that Holmes parent Heather Matheny has sent out for the past few years that's still relevant for today..... In case you haven't heard, those little buggers are out there. The best met ... [More]

ELF & more tonight @ Holmes!

Fri, Dec 7 7:46am

Family Movie Night Tonight 6pm -8pm Come watch "Elf" with all your Holmes friends! 5th grade will be selling cheese pizza , nachos & concessions...$$ cash only $$.    Comedy night tickets and Spirit W ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - December 4, 2018

Tue, Dec 4 7:49pm

Check out what's happening at Holmes.    LAST DAY  is WEDNESDAY  Annual Non-Perishable Food Drive Monday, November 26 - Wednesday, December 5 Sponsored by Holmes Student Council   Help a family in nee ... [More]

Weekend Donation Delivery/Pick up for Goodwill!

Fri, Nov 30 12:58pm

Holmes Families!   We have a gracious offer from Tim Freed, a fellow Holmes Dad. We know this is a busy time for everyone!  That said, Tim has offered to help us bring in our donations to Goodwill thi ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - November 28, 2018

Wed, Nov 28 10:25am

Check out what's happening at Holmes.    Annual Non-Perishable Food Drive Monday, November 26 - Wednesday, December 5 Sponsored by Holmes Student Council   Help a family in need this holiday season by ... [More]

Comedy Show Tickets For Sale - Supports 5th Grade class!

Tue, Nov 27 5:05pm

Looking for that perfect holiday gift?  Well, the 5th grade class has just the ticket.  Literally, COMEDY SHOW TICKETS!   Tickets are $20 each and $10 of each ticket sold goes toward the 5th grade cla ... [More]

WINNERS Announced--"National Parent Involvement Day"

Thu, Nov 15 2:42pm

It’s NATIONAL PARENT INVOLVEMENT DAY!! Holmes Elementary is honored, lucky, blessed, and grateful that we have such an AMAZING community of parents (and grandparents)! We want to THANK YOU for your vo ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - November 13, 2018

Tue, Nov 13 12:08pm

Check out what's happening at Holmes. SkateWorld Family Night Out Fundraiser Thursday, November 15  5:30 to 7:30pm   SkateWorld is just for Holmes families and friends, so come out and have some fun w ... [More]

Happy Veteran's Day!

Mon, Nov 12 10:53am

To Veterans and their Families: Thank you for your service and sacrifices. We are forever grateful.

Halloween Carnival Thank you!

Wed, Nov 7 5:28pm

Dear Holmes Famlies,   This year’s Halloween Carnival was a success and it was also the most attended carnival in recent history.  The planning starts as soon as the school year begins and it really d ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - November 6, 2018

Tue, Nov 6 5:51pm

Check out what's happening at Holmes.     THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8th DINING FOR DOLLARS Pizza & Dessert! Mountain Mikes & Baskin' Robbins (Clairemont Dr.)   It’s our next Dining For Dollars and it’s a dou ... [More]

Ms. Whitehurst Retirement Reception

Thu, Nov 1 11:06am

  Ms. Whitehurst's Retirement Reception is this Friday! Join us for a reception honoring and celebrating Tommi Whitehurst's 20 years of service and devotion to Holmes Elementary School! When: Friday, ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - October 30, 2018

Tue, Oct 30 12:07pm

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 Choi ... [More]

Tips for Holmes families in the Digital Age - Part 2

Mon, Oct 29 12:01pm

Dear Holmes Families, In honor of Cyber Security Awareness for October, the Holmes Safety Committee presents part 2 of tips to keep your kids safe in the Digital Age (source: healthychildren.org). Tre ... [More]

CAKES, CUPCAKES & COOKIES!!

Wed, Oct 24 9:35pm

CAKES, COOKIES & CUPCAKE DONATIONS NEEDED for our Halloween Carnival CAKE WALK! Please drop off donations to the auditorium anytime Friday 2:30pm - 8pm or early Saturday morning.   

Halloween Carnival Tickets Sales Start Wednesday!

Tue, Oct 23 9:22pm

Halloween Carnival Ticket Sales will be sold before and after school Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week! Tickets: $5 for 10 tickets OR $10 for 20 tickets Wristbands: $20 each for unlimited ga ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - October 23, 2018

Mon, Oct 22 7:30pm

Check out what's happening at Holmes.   Halloween Carnival This Saturday!   We're just a few more days away from the Holmes Halloween Carnival and we need YOUR help!  Our carnival is famous in the Cla ... [More]

Last Fall Fundraiser Friday!!!

Thu, Oct 18 7:39pm

Tomorrow is FALL FUNDRAISER FRIDAY!!! We are so proud of our Holmes students and families! So, let's prove to ourselves that we can reach our $20K goal on Fall Fundraiser Friday, the LAST DAY of our F ... [More]

Tips for Holmes Families in the Digital Age - Part 1

Tue, Oct 16 9:34pm

Dear Holmes Families,   October is National Cyber Security Awareness month.  With this in mind,  the Holmes Safety Committee put together a two part series, using some great info from Healthy Children ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - October 16, 2018

Tue, Oct 16 12:09pm

Take a look at what's happening at Holmes.   The Fall Fundraiser Update - Last Day Friday, October 19th Just a few days left to donate to the Fall Fundraiser.  We only need to raise $5,437  to meet ou ... [More]

Mileage Club is Back!

Mon, Oct 15 12:05pm

The Holmes Running/Walking Before School Club aka Mileage Club is back!   K-5 Students, lace up those shoes and meet at the Back Gate /Mt. Brundage Gate on Tuesday October 16th @ 8:10am  (students wil ... [More]

Rise & Shine! See you at the Bike Rodeo & Campus Beautification!

Sat, Oct 13 8:17am

See you at the BIKE RODEO (9-10:30am) and CAMPUS BEAUTIFICATION (10:30-12pm)

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - October 9, 2018

Tue, Oct 9 2:10pm

Take a look at what's happening at Holmes.   THIS COMING SATURDAY Bike Rodeo: October 13th 9:00am - 10:30am Yee Haw! Wrangle up your friends and family for a fun morning of bicycle tips, bicycle safet ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - October 2, 2018

Tue, Oct 2 7:43pm

Take a look at what's happening at Holmes. (P.S. Look for the Walk to Bike, Island's Dining for Dollars, and PTA Fall Fundraiser attachments at the bottom.)   WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3rd Hawk Walk & Roll P ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - September 25, 2018 - Corrected walk to school sign up link

Tue, Sep 25 4:43pm

Take a look at what's happening at Holmes.   WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 3rd Hawk Walk & Roll Parade Departs @ 8:05 a.m. Clairemont Covenant Church 5255 Mt. Ararat Drive San Diego, CA 92111 Walkers will line u ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - September 18, 2018

Tue, Sep 18 3:46pm

Take a look at what's happening at at Holmes.   Dining for Dollars - Wednesday, September 19, 2018: 4pm to 10pm The Habit, 4175 Genesee Avenue (Vons/Kohl's shopping plaza) Why cook when you can enjoy ... [More]

Tomorrow is the last day for PTA membership drive.

Thu, Sep 13 2:47pm

There is only 1 DAY left to join the PTA! Who can use an extra $50 for their classroom? What?  That’s crazy easy!   Become a PTA member in 3 easy steps:  1. $11.00 (cash or check made payable to Holme ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - September 11, 2018

Tue, Sep 11 11:18am

Take a look at what's happening at at Holmes.  Holmes PTA   Membership Drive Don't forget to join the Holmes Parent Teacher Association (PTA) by this Friday, September 14th.  Your $11 membership provi ... [More]

Book Fair Volunteers Needed

Thu, Sep 6 7:44am

The Book Fair is in need of volunteers as we don't have anyone to process purchases for Back to School Night tonight.  Families who have just one child's class to visit, please consider signing up for ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - September 4, 2018

Tue, Sep 4 3:13pm

I   Take a look at what's happening at at Holmes.      Tuesday, September 4 through Thursday, September 6, 2018 Come bring your kids to buy them new reading material for the school year. Volunteers ar ... [More]

Safety at Holmes

Thu, Aug 30 9:58am

Safety is a priority at Holmes Elementary. Teachers, staff, and parents regularly work together to address  safety issues and find solutions. Each week, we'll send out safety tips and ideas to support ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - August 28, 2018

Tue, Aug 28 11:55am

I   Welcome Holmes Families to the first week of school!  Take a look at what's happening at at Holmes.   Friday, August 31, 2018 - 8:30 am Kick off the school year with our First Family Friday of the ... [More]

REVISED: Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - August 21, 2018

Wed, Aug 22 8:37am

I   UPDATE:  Our Welcome Back Coffee will now be combined with our 1st Family Friday of the year on Friday, August 31st at 8:30am.  See below for more details and we hope to see you there!   Friday, A ... [More]

Holmes Elementary Weekly Update - August 21, 2018

Tue, Aug 21 2:49pm

I   Upcoming Events and Activities You'll Want to Know About   Friday, August 24, 2018 - 3:00 to 4:00pm TK/Kinder Meet and Greet (For families who have children entering TK/K)       Friday, August 24t ... [More]