Science Fair Details

Wed, Feb 1 2:38pm

2023 Walnut Acres STEM and Science Fair  Please drop off completed projects in the Multi-Use Room on Wednesday February 8th between 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  VOLUNTEERS NEED ... [More]

Purchase Your Auction Tickets TONIGHT!

Thu, Jan 26 11:26am

TABLES HAVE SOLD OUT!  Purchase Couples, Singles and Sponsor a Teacher Tickets TONIGHT!   This year's live auction gala on Friday, March 03, 2023 is a can't miss event.  Join us at the Clubhouse at Bo ... [More]

Remaining Auction Gala Tickets ON SALE NOW!

Wed, Jan 25 4:10pm

Remaining Tickets Are Available RIGHT NOW!   Use the link below to purchase your tickets:  Walnut Acres PFC Auction Gala - Remaining Tickets

Auction Gala: Table Tickets Available for Purchase NOW!

Wed, Jan 25 4:07pm

Table Tickets Are Available RIGHT NOW!   Use the link below to purchase your table:  Walnut Acres PFC Auction Gala - Table Tickets

Donate, Donate, Donate to support our Auction!

Wed, Jan 25 4:06pm

  You've Purchased Your Tickets, Now Help Us Make Our Online & Live Auction Gala A HUGE SUCCESS!     Please donate items by Friday, February 10th:  Gift Cards your favorite restaurants  Services from ... [More]

Get Ready! Auction Ticket Sales Begin TONIGHT!

Tue, Jan 24 7:44pm

  Ticket sales to the Walnut Acres PFC Auction Gala begin TONIGHT!   This year's live auction gala on Friday, March 03, 2023 is a can't miss event.  Join us at the Clubhouse at Boundary Oak Golf Cours ... [More]

Reminder: Science fair forms due TODAY

Tue, Jan 24 3:42pm

Science fair forms are due today. If your child would still like to participate, please email the completed form to sciencefair@walnutacrespfc.net  Refer to the original announcement with details and ... [More]

Round Table Dine and Donate TONIGHT!

Tue, Jan 24 12:09pm

Tonight's the night! Take a night off from cooking and come out to support Walnut Acres at Round Table. Better yet, round up your friends and make a night out of it! Already have dinner plans? No prob ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews: January 24th, 2023

Mon, Jan 23 3:27pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres -January 24, 2023 Mark Your Calendars! 1/25         Auction Tickets go on sale 1/25         Dine and Donate 2/8-15    ONLINE auction  begins 2/9             Science Fa ... [More]

Upload Your Yearbook Photos!

Mon, Jan 23 12:23pm

Thank you to all who have uploaded photos for the yearbook!  Please continue to share your photos! If you are on campus or helping out in the classroom, library, or on a field trip, take a picture and ... [More]

2023 STEM & Science Fair

Wed, Jan 18 9:51pm

WHAT IS YOUR SCIENCE QUESTION OR IDEA YOU WANT TO EXPLORE AND SHARE WITH OTHERS? Walnut Acres STEM and Science Fair Thursday, February 9th, 2023 Entry Forms Due in the office Tuesday, January 24th (Fo ... [More]

Donate something AWESOME to support our Auction!

Wed, Jan 18 7:08am

  We need your help to get great donations for the Auction happening on March 3, 2022!    Our auction raises critical funds to sustain programs like Reading and Math Intervention and the STEM lab. Can ... [More]

PFC General Meeting happening NOW!

Tue, Jan 17 7:01pm

Join us through zoom: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82753370035?pwd=Ty8rUVYwS0N3elJXRzExeG1ZVkMzQT09

Register Now: After-School Spanish Class for Grades 2-3

Tue, Jan 17 1:49pm

*NEW* Spanish Class When: Thursdays 2:50- 3:50 1/26 to 3/23 Who: Grades 2-3  Where: Library Price: $231 Description: We are excited to announce a new partnership with IES languages to offer a new Span ... [More]

Register Now: Two New Enrichment Classes!

Thu, Jan 12 2:41pm

We are happy to announce two new after school enrichment opportunities added to our Winter session!    We are also excited to announce that we are in the process of finalizing a new language class par ... [More]

Happy Holidays and Strategic Spending Committee Update - December 2022

Wed, Dec 21 5:49pm

Hello Walnut Acres Families!    First, we'd like to wish you all a very happy holiday break!    And second, as you may have read already in Principal Ashton's "A Semester in Review" message, we have w ... [More]

READ-A-THON RESULTS!

Thu, Dec 15 10:16am

 Thanks to the generosity of the Walnut Acres community, we have raised $44,155. We had a 39% participation rate, and our students read a combined total of 235,768 minutes.           CONGRATULATIONS T ... [More]

New Winter Enrichment Programs

Tue, Dec 13 9:14pm

As we close out 2022, we wanted to get excited for 2023 by announcing new Enrichment classes for the Winter Session! Whether your children love to bake, do sports or build and learn with Legos, we hav ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews: December 13, 2022

Tue, Dec 13 12:02pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - December 13, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 12/22-1/6: Winter Break - No School 1/9: Return to School   1/16: Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - No School 1/17: PFC Meetin ... [More]

eNews Submissions due Friday December 9th

Tue, Dec 6 8:32am

Good morning! eNews goes out on December 13th! Here is your reminder to submit your updates by Friday, December 9th. Remember to please use this Google Doc for your submissions. Jordann & Tori

Read-A-Thon 2022-2023 Wrap-Up

Thu, Dec 1 8:55am

Read-A-Thon 2022-2023: Adventure Begins With a Book Wrap-Up       Please return all Read-A-Thon envelopes to Walnut Acres and make final donations to 99Pledges by Friday, December 2nd.    Prizes will ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, November 30, 2022

Wed, Nov 30 11:15am

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - November 30th, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 12/5-9    HOPE Clothing & Toy Drive 12/22-1/6  Winter Break - No School 1/9          Return to School   1/16        Martin L ... [More]

GIVING TUESDAY: DONATE TO THE JAGUAR FUND!

Mon, Nov 28 9:04pm

  GIVING TUESDAY IS NOVEMBER 29, 2022 Giving Tuesday is a global movement that reimagines a world built upon shared humanity and generosity with a mission to build a world where generosity is part of ... [More]

Reminder: Kendra Scott Shop & Earn Event TONIGHT

Mon, Nov 28 9:31am

Shop and support Walnut Acres! Get some holiday shopping done while supporting our school!  Kendra Scott in Broadway Plaza will donate 20% off all purchases back to Walnut Acres on Wednesday, December ... [More]

Kendra Scott Shop and Earn Event

Mon, Nov 28 9:28am

Shop and support Walnut Acres! Get some holiday shopping done while supporting our school!  Kendra Scott in Broadway Plaza will donate 20% off all purchases back to Walnut Acres on Wednesday, December ... [More]

Read-A-Thon 2022-2023: Adventure Continues With a Book

Wed, Nov 23 8:36am

Read-A-Thon 2022-2023: Adventure Continues With a Book Monday, November 14th - Monday, November 28th       The last day of the Read-A-Thon is Monday, November 28th. All Read-A-Thon envelopes (with cas ... [More]

COVID Tests Available

Fri, Nov 18 10:50am

Happy Friday, Jaguars!   COVID tests are available in the office at no cost. Come by anytime until 4:00 pm today to get yours!   Have a wonderful break!

PFC General Meeting - Starting NOW on Zoom!

Tue, Nov 15 7:01pm

Hi Walnut Acres Families,  As a parent or guardian of a child at Walnut Acres, you are invited to attend our November PFC General Meeting!   At the meeting: Hear the State of the School Update from Pr ... [More]

Read-A-Thon STARTS TODAY!

Tue, Nov 15 6:23am

Read-A-Thon 2022-2023 begins TODAY! Monday, November 14th - Monday, November 28th  Please see the attached flyer for information on how to participate.  Visit our 2022 Read-A-Thon webpage HERE  Visit  ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, November 15, 2022

Tue, Nov 15 6:22am

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - November 15th, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 11/14-28 Read-a-thon  11/15      PFC Meeting on ZOOM 7 pm 11/21-25  Thanksgiving Break - No School 12/5-9    HOPE Clothing & ... [More]

Parent morning coffee and cider TOMORROW

Mon, Nov 14 10:48pm

Tomorrow morning (Tuesday) is our monthly Parent Coffee. This month we will also be serving hot apple cider. So bundle up and join other parents after drop-off. We will be set up at the lunch tables. ... [More]

Read-A-Thon Coming Soon!

Wed, Nov 9 3:44pm

WALNUT ACRES READ-A-THON 2022-2023!   Travel to another time and place with a good book during this year’s Read-A-Thon, “Adventure Begins With a Book.” The Read-A-Thon will be held from Monday, Novemb ... [More]

New! After School Cheerleading Class

Wed, Nov 9 1:07pm

Walnut Acres After School Cheerleading Program Instructor: Megan Burton *Former elementary school teacher *Former United Spirit Association Instructor *Jazzercise Instructor    Wednesdays: 11/16-12/21 ... [More]

The SCHOLASTIC Book Fair Starts TOMORROW!

Sun, Nov 6 3:28pm

The SCHOLASTIC Book Fair Starts TOMORROW!   Be sure to check out all the great books available for purchase at the Book Fair happening Nov 7th-10th. Stock up on holiday gifts for family and friends or ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, November 1, 2022

Mon, Oct 31 12:04pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - November 1st, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 11/7-10   Scholastic Book Fair 11/11      Veteran’s Day Holiday - No School 11/15      PFC Meeting on ZOOM 7 pm  11/14-28 Rea ... [More]

Dine and Donate at Jack's TONIGHT!

Tue, Oct 25 8:56am

Tonight’s the night! Enjoy a night off of cooking and support Walnut Acres at the same time! Jacks Urban Eats will donate 20% of all purchases back to our school from 4pm-8pm when you enter “JacksFun” ... [More]

Join us for fun evening at Calicraft on 10/26!!

Thu, Oct 20 9:11am

Walnut Acres parents: Join us for a fun night out on Wednesday, 10/26 at 5pm at Calicraft  Brewing Co! Stop by for a quick "hello" or stay all night. You are welcome to bring your kiddos (Califcraft i ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, October 18, 2022

Tue, Oct 18 11:49am

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - October 18, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 10/17-28  Parent/Teacher Conferences 10/18      PFC Meeting on ZOOM 7 pm 10/31      Halloween Costume Parade 10/31-11/6  Schola ... [More]

Fall Carnival on Saturday 3-6pm

Fri, Oct 14 8:10am

Dear families,   We are blown away with the wristband sales and excitement around the carnival coming up on Saturday!   -We still have some open volunteer spots we really NEED filled so we don't have ... [More]

Walk/Bike to School Day is TODAY!

Wed, Oct 12 6:22am

  Join us in ditching the car and walking or riding your bike to school on October 12th! The optional meet up spots to walk or bike with other Walnut Acres students will begin at 7:20 with a departure ... [More]

ABC Monster New Fall Classes - Sign Up Now

Tue, Oct 11 8:26pm

Hello Parents -  Registration is now open for ABC Monster’s NEW Fall Enrichment Classes. They start this November! Check out the great classes below, and feel free to register at abcmonsters.org Conta ... [More]

URGENT - Fall Carnival Call for Volunteers & Last Chance for Pre-sale Wristband

Tue, Oct 11 7:25am

Welcome back from a LONG weekend Walnut Acres Families!   We are on the final countdown for the Walnut Acres Fall Carnival coming up this Saturday, October 15th from 3-6pm.     In order to bring this ... [More]

Jaguar Fund Raffle Winner Announcement!

Sun, Oct 9 3:38pm

PRINCIPAL ASHTON DREW THE WINNING JAGUAR FUND RAFFLE TICKET, AND WE ARE EXCITED TO ANNOUNCE... A BIG THANK YOU TO ALL THE FAMILIES WHO HAVE DONATED TO THE JAGUAR FUND THIS YEAR! YOUR GENEROUS CONTRIBU ... [More]

Reminder: Community Service Day is TODAY! 8:30-11:30am

Sat, Oct 8 7:04am

Community Service Day is TODAY from 8:30-11L30am. There will be school beautification projects for all ages. We welcome any amount of help, even if you are only able to attend for part of the event. R ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, October 4, 2022

Mon, Oct 3 4:33pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - October 4, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 10/8         Community Service Day 10/10       Teacher In-Service Day - No School 10/12       Walk/Bike to School Day 10/13     ... [More]

Strategic Spending Survey, open through TODAY!

Fri, Sep 30 3:35pm

Hello Families,  Coming out of covid, we find ourselves with a healthy strategic spending budget.  Strategic spending is an accumulation of money that was not spent as fully planned on budgeted expens ... [More]

Missing a Bowl? Platter? Check out the table outside the Teacher's Lounge!!

Thu, Sep 29 1:57pm

Have you helped support our amazing teachers and brought in baked goods, food, etc and MAYBE forgot your bowl/platter?    We have cleaned out the Teacher's Lounge and have found a lot of left items th ... [More]

Walk/Bike to School Day RESCHEDULED to 10/12

Mon, Sep 26 8:55pm

Walk and Roll to School Day (originally scheduled for 10/5 to coincide with the National event) will be held the following week on 10/12 as not to conflict with Yom Kippur.    Join us in ditching the ... [More]

Friday Announcements

Fri, Sep 23 2:44pm

Hi Walnut Acres Families, Happy Friday! Here are some announcements from Principal Ashton along with some other WAE notices: Principal Announcements: School Site Council -  Please take a moment to vot ... [More]

eNews Submissions Due ***NEW FORMAT***

Thu, Sep 22 1:21pm

Hey there, PFC Board!   eNews submissions are due Friday September 30th! Remember, there is a new format in place. If you do not submit eNews in this document, we will not be able to send out your eNe ... [More]

Fall Carnival Save the Date: October 15th

Wed, Sep 21 8:14am

Mark your calendars! Presale tickets and wristbands go on sale next week. You're not going to want to miss this fun event.

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, September 20, 2022

Mon, Sep 19 10:43pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - September 20, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 9/20    PFC Meeting on Zoom - 7pm 10/4-5 Picture Day 10/5    Walk/Bike to School Day 10/8    Community Service Day 10/10  Tea ... [More]

Upload Your Yearbook Photos

Wed, Sep 14 9:06pm

Thank you to all who have uploaded photos for the yearbook!    Please continue to share your photos! If you are on campus or helping out in the classroom, art awareness, library, or on a field trip ta ... [More]

Reminder: Calicraft Social Night TOMORROW!

Tue, Sep 13 4:21pm

Join us for a fun night out on Wednesday, 9/14 at 5pm at Calicraft  Brewing Co! Stop by for a quick "hello" or stay all night. You are welcome to bring your kiddos (Califcraft is kid-friendly), or get ... [More]

Make your opinion count!

Mon, Sep 12 8:58am

Did you love the Ice Cream Social and want to see more events like that at Walnut Acres? Perhaps the International Fair was more your jam. Or maybe you have a great idea for a new event or activity fo ... [More]

Six (6) Tickets Available for the Walnut Acres Wine Walk

Thu, Sep 8 6:28pm

Six(6) Tickets are Available for Purchase for the 2022 Wine Walk happening this Saturday, 9/10 at 5:30 PM.   The wine walk is a parent-only progressive dinner. The evening will include wine, appetizer ... [More]

Jaguar Fund Raffle! Win 2 tickets to the Auction Gala!

Thu, Sep 8 10:56am

Donate to the Jaguar Fund through September 30th and you'll be entered to win 2 tickets to the annual Walnut Acres Auction Gala! A prize valued at $240! The Jaguar Fund is an investment in your child' ... [More]

TONIGHT! 15 min PFC General Meeting happening at 7pm to vote on two budget items

Wed, Sep 7 6:50pm

Please join us for a quick vote for minor increases to our 2022-23 budget to allow for more community building activities!   If you have a board position, we will have our start of year board meeting ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, September 7, 2022

Wed, Sep 7 10:47am

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - September 7, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 9/7      Special PFC Meeting on Zoom - 7pm 9/14    Calicraft Social Night - 5pm 9/20    PFC Meeting on Zoom - 7pm 10/4-5 Pictu ... [More]

Join us for a fun evening at Calicraft on 9/14!

Tue, Sep 6 3:52pm

Walnut Acres parents: Join us for a fun night out on Wednesday, 9/14 at 5pm at Calicraft  Brewing Co! Stop by for a quick "hello" or stay all night. You are welcome to bring your kiddos (Califcraft is ... [More]

Register Now: More Fall Enrichment Classes

Fri, Sep 2 8:26am

Registration is now open for more Fall after-school enrichment programs!   Should you have specific questions about any of the programs, please reach out to the individual vendors directly. Should you ... [More]

Ice Cream Social is TODAY at 5:30

Thu, Sep 1 3:02pm

What better way to beat the heat than free ice cream! Join us TODAY at 5:30-7:30 for FREE ice cream sundaes, a performance from the Northgate marching band (at 6:30) and lots of fun with old friends a ... [More]

CRV & Terracycle Collections next week

Wed, Aug 31 9:18am

The Recycle club is collecting CRV & Terracycle recyclables during morning drop-off Tuesday-Thursday next week. Please follow the helpful tips when bringing CRV & Terracycle recyclables: All plastic b ... [More]

The Ice Cream Social Needs You Help!

Mon, Aug 29 6:48pm

It's ICE CREAM social week! This fun back to school event is always well-loved and attended, and we need your help! Please volunteer to help at the actual event or kindly donate toppings for the socia ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC eNews, August 23, 2022

Mon, Aug 22 6:28pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres - August 23, 2022 Mark Your Calendars! 8/23   5th Grade Back to School Night - 6:15 8/25   2nd/3rd Grade Back to School Night - 6:15 9/1     Ice Cream Social - 5:30-7: ... [More]

Enrichment Follow Up

Thu, Aug 18 12:35pm

Apologies in advance for the amount of announcements and emails coming out this last week. There is so much information to get out that it might feel a bit overwhelming.  Thank you for being patient.  ... [More]

Fall After School Enrichment Offerings

Wed, Aug 17 10:10pm

Registration is now open for Walnut Acres' Fall Enrichment Classes from ABC Monsters. Classes begin this Monday, Aug 22th! Check out the great classes below! Contact hello@abcmonsters.org for any ques ... [More]

Welcome Back to School!

Wed, Aug 17 9:45pm

Dear Walnut Acres Families!   I will make my message brief, as I know there have been A LOT of communications to start the year!    Firstly, I hope your kids have felt a warm welcome to school, whethe ... [More]

Important Drive Thru Safety Information- Please read!

Mon, Aug 15 12:16pm

Please follow these guidelines when using the Drive-thru before school: Drive carefully and slowly. Respect and follow the directions of the volunteers. NO pedestrian traffic is allowed to cross throu ... [More]

Post Jaguar Day Instructions & Announcements

Wed, Aug 10 6:49pm

Hello Walnut Acres Families, It was so great seeing all the smiling faces at Jag Day. In the event you were unable to make it, here are the steps you can take to get ready for the first day of school: ... [More]

Back-to-School Coffee

Tue, Aug 9 10:20pm

Walnut Acres Grownups! We’d love to welcome you all back to campus with a celebratory First Day of School coffee and bagel pit stop for any and all lingering after drop off! We are so thrilled to cont ... [More]

Back-to-School Coffee TODAY!

Tue, Aug 9 10:20pm

Reminder! Please join us today for coffee and bagels today after drop off!   Walnut Acres Grownups! We’d love to welcome you all back to campus with a celebratory First Day of School coffee and bagel ... [More]

Reminder: Jag Day is TODAY 4-7pm

Tue, Aug 9 12:32pm

Jag Day is TODAY, 4-7pm! Remember to update Homelink and bring your printed emergency contact cards in order to receive your class assignments (assistance and a limited number of ipads will be availab ... [More]

Get Ready for Jaguar Day and Back-to-School Checklist

Wed, Aug 3 2:30pm

COMPLETE THIS BACK TO SCHOOL CHECKLIST AND SKIP THE LINES ON JAGUAR DAY!   Hello Walnut Acres Families,   We hope you had a wonderful summer! School is almost here and we’re so excited to kick-off off ... [More]

Yearbook Pickup (for extra press run)

Thu, Jul 28 10:18am

If you ordered a yearbook as part of the extra press run in June, the yearbooks will be available for pickup at Jag Day on August 9th, 4-7pm. They will be at the yearbook table (where you will also be ... [More]

Jaguar Day email sent in error - please ignore

Thu, Jul 21 10:34pm

Hi Walnut Acres families, Earlier today, a Jaguar Day email was sent erroneously. This email was from last school year and contained outdated information. Please ignore & delete that email. The PFC Bo ... [More]