Hawk News May 20th- May 26th

Sun, May 20 3:50pm

May 20th, 2018    Please make sure to check the lost and found. ALL items will be donated on the last day of school.    Wednesday, May 30 1:00pm - 8:00pm Anytime between 1 PM – 8 PM FOR JUST $19.99  Y ... [More]

Final Hawkeye for this school year

Mon, May 14 6:12pm

Please enjoy the final Hawkeye for this school year. 

Help Today with Art Show set up!

Mon, May 14 9:56am

Alas, we still have many more beautiful masterpieces to hang in the library. We need you!! We (hopefully not just me 😢) will be there this afternoon from 12:45pm until 2:55pm trying to get it all don ... [More]

Hawk News May 13th- 19th

Sun, May 13 3:52pm

May 13th, 2018    Please make sure to check the lost and found. ALL items will be donated on the last day of school.  May 14th 4:00pm - May 17th 8:00pm Thursday Sign Ups needs your help!   THE SCHOLAS ... [More]

Hawk News May 6th- 12th

Sun, May 6 12:20pm

May 6th, 2018    Please make sure to check the lost and found. ALL items will be donated on the last day of school.  May 7th-11th: Teacher/Staff Appreciation Week Our teachers have worked very hard th ... [More]

Hawk News April 29th- May 5th

Sun, Apr 29 4:43pm

April 29th, 2018     May 4th @ 8:30 am: Family Friday Come join us for a cup of coffee and hear the latest updates school and district-wide with Principal Saipe and also get some updates from your Hol ... [More]

Hawk News April 22nd- 28th

Sun, Apr 22 4:48pm

April 22nd, 2018   The Staff Parking Lot Will be closed this Monday, April 23 for painting.  Parents will not have access to the handicap parking on this day. Please plan accordingly. Thank you for yo ... [More]

Proposed Mt. Alifan Apartments

Mon, Apr 16 8:10pm

revision: Here is a message that I received from the CCPG: I am letting you all know that they are NOT scheduled to be present at tomorrow's meeting. Nor do we (the Planning Group) know when they will ... [More]

Hawk News April 15th- 21st

Sun, Apr 15 4:32pm

April 15th, 2018   Question: If the police are not present... Are your driving habits still considered reckless and illegal?  Answer: YES! Every child at Holmes Elementary has the right to get to scho ... [More]

FUN FREAKY FRIDAY DANCE TONIGHT!

Fri, Apr 13 2:11pm

Fun, Freaky Friday Family Dance TONIGHT! 5:30-8:30pm Last chance to buy $5 Tickets after-school today or buy tickets for $7 at the dance **Bring cash for pizza, snacks and drinks** ***This is not a dr ... [More]

Kid Code Program on Tuesdays still has open spots

Mon, Apr 9 9:25am

Please see the attached flyer for the Kid Code program on Tuesdays from 3 to 4pm.  There are still several spots open.  The session begins April 10.

Hawk News April 8th- 14th

Sun, Apr 8 12:34pm

April 8th, 2018   Tips To Pick Up & Drop Off Children Safely: Walk with your child across the street where there is not have crosswalks.  Your child may be practicing safety but you can't be sure all ... [More]

Coffee with Cops is going down!

Fri, Apr 6 8:28am

If you are on campus , or parked waiting at drop off, come join us for Family Friday and ask all those important safety and traffic concerns you have . And we have hot coffee and fresh donuts!!!!!

Hawk News April 1st- 7th

Sun, Apr 1 12:57pm

April 1st, 2018   Tips To Pick Up & Drop Off Children Safely: (we may think these are obvious but many still don't practice these simple tips.)  MT. BRUNDAGE DRIVERS - PLEASE READ !!! **Do not drop yo ... [More]

Great News Holmes Families!

Tue, Mar 27 9:38pm

Great News Holmes Families! We’ve completed our final review of the “Kids In Motion” jogathon results! Lap counts have been double-checked for accuracy and can be found via this link:https://runsignup ... [More]

Hawk News March 25th- 31st

Sun, Mar 25 4:26pm

March 25th, 2018   Tips To Pick Up & Drop Off Children Safely: (we may think these are obvious but many still don't practice these simple tips.)  MT. BRUNDAGE DRIVERS - PLEASE READ !!! **Do not drop y ... [More]

And The Winners Are...

Mon, Mar 19 9:34pm

Thank you for your patience as we audited the data from Friday's Kids in Motion Jogathon over the weekend to ensure that we provided you with the most accurate results.  You can now visit https://runs ... [More]

Hawk News March 18th- 24th

Sun, Mar 18 1:45pm

March 18th, 2018   Tips To Pick Up & Drop Off Children Safely: (we may think these are obvious but many still don't practice these simple tips.)  **Do not block crosswalks or fire zone areas. Explain ... [More]

Holmes Is Where The Heart Is!

Fri, Mar 16 8:37pm

Hey Holmes Families, Thanks for your participation in the Kids In Motion jogathon today! It was a huge success and we’ve raised 34K and still counting!!! Thank you to all of you for your support!   We ... [More]

The 2018 Jogathon Is Here!

Thu, Mar 15 10:28pm

  ARE YOU READY?? THE 2018 KIDS IN MOTION JOGATHON IS HERE!!   Please help us prepare to make this a fun and memorable event by sending your students to school tomorrow, Friday, March 16th with: A wat ... [More]

Hawk News March 11th- 17th

Sun, Mar 11 3:57pm

 March 11th, 2018   Tips To Pick Up & Drop Off Children Safely: (we may think these are obvious but many still don't practice these simple tips.)  **Position your child so they exit the vehicle curbsi ... [More]

Hawk News March 4th- 10th

Mon, Mar 5 9:34pm

 March 4th, 2018   Tips To Pick Up & Drop Off Children Safely: (we may think these are obvious but many still don't practice these simple tips.)  **Always park in a spot where you can drive directly o ... [More]

Yearbook Pre-Order Deadline

Wed, Feb 28 6:01pm

Yearbook Pre Order due date is coming. Yearbook forms have been sent home. If you want to jump on the money saving train, send in your order form before March 2nd.    Pre-Orders before March 2nd: Stan ... [More]

Hawk News February 25th- March 3rd

Sun, Feb 25 11:37am

 February 25th, 2018   Tips To Pick Up & Drop Off Children Safely: (we may think these are obvious but many still don't practice these simple tips.)  **POSITION CHILD SO THEY EXIT CURBSIDE, AWAY FROM ... [More]

Hawk News February 18th-24th

Sun, Feb 18 2:23pm

 February 18th, 2018   NO SCHOOL        2/16- 2/19    Our Annual Spelling Bee is here and we need helpers. If you have helped volunteer in the past please consider doing it again. This is very fun and ... [More]

Hawk News February 11th-17th

Sun, Feb 11 6:00pm

 February 11th, 2018   The yearbook is now in the works and we need your photos to make it great! We are four months into the school year and our kids have made many memories so far - Back to School, ... [More]

One of the things that sets Holmes apart...

Wed, Feb 7 6:50pm

Join the Holmes PTA Board for the 2018 – 2019 School Year!   One of the things that sets Holmes apart from other schools is the amazing involvement of people like you—our Holmes parents! If you have i ... [More]

Holmes Spelling Bee

Tue, Feb 6 7:29pm

Our Annual Spelling Bee is here! The spelling lists have come home. See the attached flier/rule sheet for more details.    On February 27th,  we will have grades 2 and 4 competing to bee their Grade L ... [More]

Hawk News February 4th-10th

Sun, Feb 4 1:08pm

 February 4th, 2018   The yearbook is now in the works and we need your photos to make it great! We are four months into the school year and our kids have made many memories so far - Back to School, W ... [More]

How do you get your kid in the Holmes Yearbook?

Sat, Feb 3 6:53pm

Hi Holmes Hawks Parents! The yearbook is now in the works and we need your photos to make it great! We are four months into the school year and our kids have made many memories so far - Back to School ... [More]

Hawk News January 28th- February 3rd

Sun, Jan 28 4:20pm

 January 28th, 2018     The Great Kindness Challenge 2018 was a BIG success. Thank you to Claire Roberts and her KINDNESS Team!!!   February 2nd: 8:30-11am JA DAY  The courses are taught by parent vol ... [More]

Hawk News January 21st-27th

Sun, Jan 21 12:03pm

 January 21st, 2018       Week of Jan 22 - 26- The Great Kindness Challenge MONDAY:  Kindness Challenge Kickoff - Wear your favorite sports team or Team Holmes Spirit Wear TUESDAY: Be Kind and Respons ... [More]

Blaze and Yogurtland Today!!!

Wed, Jan 17 2:56pm

    Fliers are attached!    Enjoy your dinner and dessert tonight. 

Soccer Shots still needs participants - new start date Thursday, February 1, 2018

Tue, Jan 16 9:45am

Soccer Shots still need participants  in order to run a Winter session and is extending the start date to Thursday, February 1, 2018.  Please visit https://www.soccershots.org/sandiego/ for registrati ... [More]

After school Film/Media program needs participants

Mon, Jan 15 9:23am

There are still openings for the San Diego Youth Media film/media after school program on Tuesdays.  The first session is Tuesday, January 16, 2018.   They need at least 8 students to run the program. ... [More]

Hawk News January 14th- 20th

Sun, Jan 14 6:31pm

 January 14th, 2018   January 15th: Martin Luther King Jr. Day- NO SCHOOL January 17th : Dining For Dollars Two-For Night   Dinner & Dessert...SAY WHAT!!!!!   Blaze Pizza (all day)  Yogurtland (4:30pm ... [More]

Hawk News January 7th- 13th

Sun, Jan 7 11:20am

 January 7th, 2018         Thank you, Kasey Tocco, for another wonderful edition of the Holmes Hawk Eye.    After school enrichment programs will begin in a few weeks and the list of programs for the ... [More]

After School Programs Winter

Wed, Jan 3 5:56pm

Also on Thursdays is Soccer Shots.  I'm still waiting for the flyer,  but their website is https://www.soccershots.org/sandiego/ and the session begins Thursday, January 18, 2018.

After School Programs Winter Sessions

Wed, Jan 3 5:46pm

Dear Holmes Families,   Happy new year!   After school enrichment programs will begin in a few weeks and the list of programs for the Winter session is below.   Some of the flyers are attached, but fo ... [More]

Hawk News January 1st-6th

Mon, Jan 1 2:54pm

 January 1st, 2018      School resumes Wednesday, January 3rd.    The results from the PTA sponsored Goodwill Donation Drive have come in and together we raised over $1,150 for the school.  Thank you ... [More]

Holmes Garden Club

Tue, Dec 12 7:29pm

Do you have a green thumb or maybe just a few extra minutes while you are on campus picking up or dropping off?     We need a small group of people who would be interested in joining the Holmes Garden ... [More]

Hawk News December 3rd- 9th

Mon, Dec 11 2:28pm

 December 3rd, 2017       Holmes PTA congratulates the new 2017/2018 Student Council: President- Chloe Wagoner VicePresident- Delaney Churchill School Recorder- Ryan Parry Safety Office- Talia Zagarel ... [More]

Hawk News December 10th- 16th

Sun, Dec 10 3:49pm

 December 10th, 2017       Nov. 27th- Dec. 11th: Holmes' Holiday Purge Event- Sponsored by Goodwill LAST CHANCE- monday ois the last day for drop offs. Make sure to brign those tickets so we get credi ... [More]

You had me at non-perishable...

Tue, Dec 5 6:59pm

Tomorrow is the final day that we are accepting non-perishable items for our canned food drive. We will be accepting donations until the end of the day. Every can counts .   

Hawk News November 26th- Dec. 2nd

Sun, Nov 26 9:00am

 November 19th, 2017           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- S ... [More]

Shop While using Amazon Smile

Fri, Nov 24 10:13am

Hello Holmes Families   I hope you all have a wonderful Thanksgiving.  I know that many of us will be shopping for good deals this weekend both in stores and online.  I wanted to remind you that while ... [More]

Hawk News November 19th- 25th

Sun, Nov 19 8:59pm

 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 ... [More]

Thank you for all your generous donations!!!

Tue, Nov 14 6:47pm

Hawk News November 12th-18th

Sun, Nov 12 2:31pm

 November 12th, 2017       Wednesday & Friday Work-It Circut: We need parent volunteers that can help the kids maneuver thru the circuit. Make sure to bring your energy.    1st, 2nd, 3rd Grade Sign Up ... [More]

Stand with our Teachers

Wed, Nov 8 8:27am

We all know the district is in charge. So today our teachers will stand united for their needs as teachers! I will be out there showing my support for these amazing teachers. Feel free to join in and ... [More]

Hawk News November 5th- 11th

Sun, Nov 5 2:13pm

 November 5th, 2017       As we tally all the money that has come in, and all the corporate matches still coming, we will have collected around $19,000 for Holmes.     The winners in each grade level ... [More]

Last Chance to Donate to the Fall Fundraiser and Win Big!

Tue, Oct 31 7:10pm

LAST DAY TO WIN BIG BY DONATING TO THE FALL FUNDRAISER!! $2,800 TO GO TO REACH OUR GOAL!! This is it! The Fall Fundraiser ends tonight! The class with the highest participation percentage in each grad ... [More]

Last Chance to Donate to the Fall Fundraiser and Win Big!

Tue, Oct 31 7:08pm

LAST DAY TO WIN BIG BY DONATING TO THE FALL FUNDRAISER!! $2,800 TO GO TO REACH OUR GOAL!! This is it! The Fall Fundraiser ends tonight! The class with the highest participation percentage in each grad ... [More]

Hawk News Oct 29th- November 4th

Sun, Oct 29 3:34pm

 October 29th, 2017   Our Halloween Carnival was once again a success.  Thank you to all our hardworking volunteers that came out Friday and Saturday . With out all of you we would not be the amazing ... [More]

Please join us in the fun!

Fri, Oct 27 10:45pm

SATURDAY 11am-3pm   Please come join us for an amazing Halloween Carnival. All friends, family and community members are welcome! Everyone is encouraged to come dressed in costume (but not mandatory). ... [More]

I get by with little help from my friends- the beatles

Thu, Oct 26 8:14pm

  Thank you to everyone who has signed up already and a big shout put to and a big shout out to Rooms 1, 7, 13, 16, 20, 22 for having the highest number of volunteers!   But Seriously,  Did you know i ... [More]

Please Sign Runners up for M.C Notifications

Mon, Oct 23 6:25pm

  Hello Runners and Parents, Tomorrow is the first token day for mileage club. Runners who have achieved 5 miles or more will receive their first token. Please check the website at http://www.trackmyl ... [More]

Holmes' Horrifying Haunted House

Mon, Oct 23 6:17pm

There are many families and groups of friends who come together the entire month of October to begin building and assembling props for our Haunted House. These folks have dedicated countless hours awa ... [More]

Hawk News Oct 22nd- 29th

Sun, Oct 22 5:20pm

 October 22nd, 2017         Current leaders Kindergarten: Mrs. Wuertz, Room K-2 1st Grade: Mrs. Lebouef, Room 1 2nd Grade: Mrs. Wadleigh, Room 8 3rd Grade: Mrs. Celle, Room 12 4th Grade: Ms. Sipe, Roo ... [More]

Fall Fundraiser Leader Board!!!

Fri, Oct 20 8:17pm

HELP US REACH OUR GOAL AND WIN BIG BY DONATING TO THE FALL FUNDRAISER BY OCTOBER 31ST!! $13,000 To Go!   The class with the highest participation percentage in each grade level will win an ice cream p ... [More]

Haunted Carnival Is Finally Here!

Thu, Oct 19 7:55pm

  October 28th 11am - 3pm Our Halloween Carnival is finally here.  Come join us and many other Holmes families enjoy an afternoon of games, face painting, food, and much, much more! We will also have ... [More]

Hawk News Oct 15th-21st

Sun, Oct 15 2:59pm

 October 15th, 2017  Friendly Reminder: Safety of children at school is always 1st! Dont be "THAT" Driver!!! __________________________________________________________________________________________ ... [More]

Hawk News Oct 8th- 14th

Sun, Oct 8 1:34pm

 October 8th, 2017  Friendly Reminder: Safety of children at school is always 1st! Do Not allow your children to walk in the street to enter your vehicle. Pull safely to a curb. Always Stop Fully at s ... [More]

2017Fall Fundraiser

Tue, Oct 3 6:00pm

Our Fall Fundraiser is here!!! You child/s should have brought home a colorful flier with a bright yellow envelope. Super simple instructions.     Where does your $$$ go?  100% of your donations go to ... [More]

Hawk News Oct 1st- 7th

Mon, Oct 2 9:01pm

 October 1st, 2017  Friendly Reminder: Safety of children at school is always 1st! Do Not allow your children to walk in the street to enter your vehicle. Pull safely to a curb. Always Stop Fully at s ... [More]

Mileage Club Starts Tomorrow!!!

Mon, Sep 25 7:32pm

We're off and running!  The first official day of mileage club is tomorrow.  Students, teachers, and staff will be run/walk from 8:05-8:20.  Please arrive early to pick up your running card.   Running ... [More]

Hawk News Sept. 24th-30th

Sun, Sep 24 3:00pm

 September 24th, 2017   Contest Class Winners! 1st Place Celle 91% 2nd Place McTaggert 90% 3rd Place Wadleigh 88% 4th Place Wuertz 75%   Don't forget your Member Perks!!  Joining PTA gives you access ... [More]

Hawk News Sept. 17th- 23rd

Sun, Sep 17 1:39pm

 September 17th, 2017     September 18th- DFD Islands Restaurant 4:30 pm to close Come out and enjoy dinner with other Holmes families while raising that money for Holmes!!! 20% goes straight back to ... [More]

No More Mr. Lice Guy!!!

Fri, Sep 15 7:05pm

Beginning of the school year means beginning the conversation.  The best method for prevention is talking about it! If you are not regularly checking your child's hair...start! To take the taboo off t ... [More]

PTA Membership

Thu, Sep 14 4:15pm

It's not too late! You can join all year long. As of for the awesome class prize...don't worry we have extended the deadline for the contest to Tuesday, September 19th. Did you know... 1 PTA membershi ... [More]

Hawk News Sept. 10th- 16th

Sun, Sep 10 3:24pm

 September 10th, 2017   As we all are getting comfortable and in our routines, we need to still remember that our children getting to and from school safely is our #1 priority. Whether you drive on Mt ... [More]

After School Programs Update

Fri, Sep 8 5:23pm

Dear Holmes Families,   Just a few updates about our after school programs.   Tennis begins Tuesday, September 19, not the 29th (a few have mentioned that there is an error on the flyer) and Soccer Sh ... [More]

Year Long Fundraising Opportunities

Fri, Sep 8 2:26pm

Fundraising Opportunities! Check them out - sign up - spread the word- do it!!! Download the attachment with all the opportunities!   

Spirit Wear Pop Up Shop

Fri, Sep 8 2:03pm

Today we will be selling spirit wear in front of school by the marquis.  Dont forget to bring your wallets just in case you see something you love. We will also have our new hawaiian print trucker hat ... [More]

Hawk News Sept. 3rd- 9th

Mon, Sep 4 7:29pm

 September 3rd, 2017       September 5th-7th-  Come bring your kids in to get them new reading material for the school year! Volunteers are needed to help run the Book Fair. Without volunteer support, ... [More]

Not a Holmes Family Anymore???

Fri, Sep 1 8:50pm

If you child/s is no longer attending Holmes Elementary, please reply to this email to have your email/account removed from our system.  -VP Communications @ Holmes PTA

School Supply Kits

Tue, Aug 29 9:15pm

Today's update: Fed-X should be delivering the kits this afternoon. I'll be at the school early and my goal is to get them to the classrooms today. Worse case, they will be there in the morning prior ... [More]

After school programs - Tennis Correction

Mon, Aug 28 9:06pm

Special thanks to a Holmes parent who notified me that the tennis flyer had last year's info.  The correct one is attached.        

After School Programs - 2nd of 2 emails

Mon, Aug 28 6:45pm

The remaining flyers are attached.    

After School Programs - 1st of 2 emails

Mon, Aug 28 6:43pm

Dear Holmes Families,   Welcome to a new school year!  After school enrichment programs will begin in a few weeks and the list of programs running for Fall is below.   Please see the attached flyers t ... [More]

Update Your Classroom/s

Sun, Aug 27 4:06pm

All of the teacher's information has been updated for this school year. You will need to assign your child/s into their classroom. Follow these super easy steps. 1. Click on the arrow next to your nam ... [More]

Welcome Back Holmes Families!!!

Sun, Aug 27 3:40pm

 August 28th, 2016 August 28th- 1st Day of School August 28th @ 8:30 am- You are invited to join other parents to a Welcome Back Coffee in the auditorium right after drop off. See familiar faces and m ... [More]