the GREAT walnut acres READ - Thanksgiving Update!

Tue, Nov 20 3:52pm

Happy Thanksgiving Parents! the GREAT Walnut Acres READ is in full swing and we just wanted to remind you and your students to be sure to log their reading during the Thanksgiving Holiday! This is a g ... [More]

the GREAT walnut acres READ - Pajama Party and "Pennies for Paradise" on Friday!

Thu, Nov 15 12:44pm

the GREAT Walnut Acres READ Pajama Party is tomorrow! Please remind your students that they may wear PAJAMAS to school tomorrow! Their teachers may have given them additional options - such as bringin ... [More]

Up to 20% off at Sports Basement, $500 bonus from GoodEggs.com, Dine and Donate, and more new Shop & Earn Opportunities

Thu, Nov 15 8:42am

  Did you know there are several easy ways to help raise funds for the PFC while going about your daily shopping? Below are some upcoming specials, and check out the updated Shop & Earn page on the PF ... [More]

Teacher Appreciation Tree

Tue, Nov 13 6:09pm

Want to share a note of thanks to your teacher? We got you covered. We have made a giving tree of thanks for our beloved teachers. Students can write a notes of thanks to their teachers. We will have ... [More]

the GREAT walnut acres READ - Start Reading Today!

Tue, Nov 13 3:02pm

the GREAT Walnut Acres READ starts today! The signs are posted, reading logs are coming home,  and 99pledges.com is live! Our Read-a-Thon team kicked off our annual reading fundraiser with the student ... [More]

How to Help Survivors of the Camp Fire in Butte County

Tue, Nov 13 10:11am

We are all thinking about the 52,000 people forced to evacuate their homes because of the deadly Camp Fire in Butte County.  Here are a few ways you can help:  Butte County Schools Fire Relief Fund Th ... [More]

What's Happening Next Week at Walnut Acres Elementary

Fri, Nov 9 12:01pm

Happy Friday! There’s a lot on our calendar next week. Check it out: Monday, November 12th: Veteran’s Day Holiday: No School. Tuesday, November 13th: -The Great Walnut Acres Read-a-thon Starts! Watch ... [More]

BOOK FAIR: Open 2 - 7 pm Thursday!

Thu, Nov 8 9:05am

Thursday Hours: 2:00 - 7:00 pm Due to popular demand, we are extending the hours today to accommodate the WACC pick up times at 4:30 and 6:00 pm! We have restocked some of the more popular books so co ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC Enews, November 6, 2018

Tue, Nov 6 2:04pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres  - November 6, 2018 Mark Your Calendars! 11/5-9 Scholastic Book Fair 11/9 Aladdin Registration Deadline 11/13 Science Fair Workshop, 6 p.m., Science Lab 11/13 PFC Meet ... [More]

Vote Tuesday November 6!

Mon, Nov 5 9:32am

Tuesday, November 6th is Election Day. Remember to vote! ** Your polling place might have moved to Walnut Acres Elementary! Please check your ballot. **    Vote Yes on Measure J - it's the last item o ... [More]

Next week: Drive-thru and drop off your aluminum cans and plastic bottles!

Fri, Nov 2 9:42am

 Got Aluminum Cans and Plastic Bottles? Nov 5-9th, at morning drop-off, we are collecting CRV-labeled aluminum cans and plastic bottles. No need to get out of your car - just hand us the bag (or open ... [More]

Tomorrow! Halloween Sing Out and Costume Parade at Walnut Acres

Tue, Oct 30 10:20am

Halloween Sing Out and Costume Parade On Wednesday October 31, Walnut Acres will have our monthly Sing-Out to celebrate the life skill of Responsibility. The Sing-Out begins as usual at 8:00 a.m. with ... [More]

Last Chance! Buy your 2019 Walnut Acres Yearbook(s) for $25 before 10/31

Mon, Oct 29 11:39am

Buy your 2019 Walnut Acres Yearbook(s) NOW for $25 each! Prices will go up to $35 after October 31st. Go to: www.yearbookordercenter.com Enter school code: 10053 and purchase with a credit or debit card.

Walnut Acres PFC Enews, October 23, 2018

Wed, Oct 24 11:30am

What's Happening at Walnut Acres  - October 23, 2018 Mark Your Calendars! 10/22-26 5th Grade Walker Creek Trip 10/24 Math Kangaroo Contest Info Session, 7:00 p.m. Library 10/31 Sing-Out and Halloween ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC Endorses Measure J, Local School Improvement Bond for MDUSD

Thu, Oct 18 10:38am

Walnut Acres PFC Endorses Measure J, Local School Improvement Bond for MDUSD At Tuesday's general meeting, the Walnut Acres PFC voted to endorse Measure J, a local bond measure that would provide fund ... [More]

Principal's Message October 2018

Tue, Oct 16 2:22pm

Happy Halloween month, Walnut Acres parents! As I wrote this month’s update, our children were repainting our US map and checkerboard, cleaning library books, sweeping, raking, pulling weeds, and pick ... [More]

CUYT Presents: The Jungle Book - October 19 & 20

Tue, Oct 16 2:04pm

Get Your Tickets Before They Sell Out

Fri, Oct 12 10:34pm

Hurry! Only a Few Auction Tickets Left! The hottest tickets in town are going fast! In less than two weeks we have nearly sold out of tickets to the Walnut Acres Live Auction on Friday, March 8th. Onl ... [More]

Help Us Get GREAT Auction Donations!

Wed, Oct 10 3:49pm

Hey Parents! We need your help to make this Auction a success! Donations are the most critical component of a successful auction.  We use these gifts to raise the funds needed to support vital program ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC Enews, October 9, 2018

Tue, Oct 9 3:19pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres  - October 9, 2018 Mark Your Calendars! 10/10 Walk and Bike to School Day 10/13 Community Service Day 10/16 PFC Meeting, Staff Lounge, 8:15 a.m. 10/17 iClickSmiles Sch ... [More]

What's Happening at our Next PFC Meeting: Tuesday, October 16, 8:15am in the Staff Lounge

Tue, Oct 9 2:16pm

 Here's what is happening at our PFC meeting next week:   - State of our School by Dr. Dowd.   - Current financial status including Jaguar Fund update.   - Upcoming school/PFC activities including Com ... [More]

Walk and Roll to School on Wednesday, October 10! Decorate your bike or scooter!

Sat, Oct 6 2:07pm

Please join us for Walk and Bike to School Day on Wednesday, October 10 by leaving the car at home and walking or rolling to school! It is a fun way to celebrate safe,  non-polluting ways to get to sc ... [More]

Good Eggs Organic Grocery Delivery Fundraising Offer for Walnut Acres Elementary

Wed, Oct 3 2:06pm

This fall, 5% of every grocery order you place on Good Eggs will go back to Walnut Acres Elementary! The first 5 new families to join the fundraiser from our school this week will receive a free flowe ... [More]

Auction Tickets On Sale Today!

Mon, Oct 1 10:27am

Auction Ticket Forms Come Home Today! Check backpacks for a gold-colored form – the “Midnight in Paris” details you’ve been waiting for are here! Tickets for our Parisian-themed party and fundraiser g ... [More]

This week: Drive-thru and drop off your aluminum cans and plastic bottles!

Sun, Sep 30 4:59pm

 Got Aluminum Cans and Plastic Bottles? THIS WEEK, at morning drop-off, we are collecting CRV-labeled aluminum cans and plastic bottles. No need to get out of your car - just hand us the bag (or open ... [More]

Measure J Information

Wed, Sep 26 1:40pm

Measure J: Information on Local School Improvement Bond for Mt. Diablo Unified School District   This November 6, registered voters have the opportunity to vote on a school bond (Measure J) that will ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC Enews, September 25, 2018

Tue, Sep 25 2:16pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres  - September 25, 2018 Mark Your Calendars! 9/25-9/26 iClickSmiles School Picture Days 10/1 Auction Tickets Go On Sale 10/10 Walk and Bike to School Day 10/13 Community ... [More]

Last Chance! Fall After School Enrichment Classes Begin this Week!

Mon, Sep 24 3:54pm

Hello Walnut Acres families! Enrichment classes are starting this week and there is still time to get your kids involved in some fun, engaging after-school activities! Please see below for classes tha ... [More]

School Photo Day Information for Next Week - September 25 and 26

Fri, Sep 21 11:40am

School Photo Days - Tuesday and Wednesday, September 25 and 26 Hello Walnut Acres Elementary Families, We are excited to announce that iClickSmiles Photography will be taking school photos at Walnut A ... [More]

Principal's Message September 2018

Tue, Sep 18 1:50pm

Happy September, Walnut Acres Parents! During our first month of school, our dedicated teachers have concentrated on building a strong learning family in preparation for the academic challenges ahead. ... [More]

Join us TONIGHT for PFC Meeting, 7pm in the School Library

Tue, Sep 18 8:34am

We're just over a month into school, and your PFC volunteers have been quite busy. There are lots of activities planned for the coming weeks. Join us tonight for our monthly meeting in the library at ... [More]

Spirit Wear is arriving this week!

Mon, Sep 17 2:06pm

Hello Parents, As promised, the new Walnut Acres Spirit Wear is arriving this week! The items that you ordered will be delivered to your child's classroom today or tomorrow for teachers to distribute ... [More]

3rd Grade Arcade Night - this Friday!

Wed, Sep 12 2:22pm

Third grade invites you to a FUNdraiser!   Arcade Night Friday, September 14th 5:30 - 7:00pm MUR   Third grade has been working hard to create amazing arcade games out of cardboard. Come see their cre ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC Enews, September 11, 2018

Tue, Sep 11 2:06pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres  - September 11, 2018 Mark Your Calendars! 9/12 Sing-out, 8:00-9:00 a.m. 9/18 PFC Meeting, Library, 7:00 p.m. 9/25-9/26 iClickSmiles School Picture Days 10/10 Walk/Bik ... [More]

Drive Thru Safety Reminders

Thu, Sep 6 2:06pm

Please review the following guidelines to help keep the Drive-Thru area safe! Thanks to Sarah Waters and Cathy Canillas for organizing morning greeters and further clarifying these guidelines. We are ... [More]

Walnut Acres PFC Enews, August 28, 2018

Tue, Aug 28 2:02pm

What's Happening at Walnut Acres  - August 28, 2018 Mark Your Calendars! 8/28 Back to School Night, 3rd Grade, 5:45-7pm 8/29 Back to School Night, 1st Grade, 5:45-7pm 8/30 Back to School Night, 2nd Gr ... [More]

Join us at the annual Walnut Acres Ice Cream Social!

Thu, Aug 23 12:35pm

Come to the annual Walnut Acres Ice Cream Social! Friday, Aug 24 from 6 - 8 pm Walnut Acres Courtyard Join your friends, old and new, for this annual Back to School tradition! This is a fun opportunit ... [More]

Principal's Message August 2018

Tue, Aug 21 1:51pm

Welcome Back Walnut Acres Parents! It’s the earnest voices and the exuberance of the children that call educators from lazy summer days to the flurry of school opening preparations. Early last week, a ... [More]

Did you miss Jaguar Day?

Fri, Aug 17 1:45pm

Hello Walnut Acres Families, Still have a few steps to complete? See Below!  New to Walnut Acres? Please Register on Konstella! Konstella is our school’s communication tool for announcements and sign- ... [More]

TK/K Parents: 1st Day of School, All Students Start at 7:55am

Wed, Aug 15 2:13pm

The first day of school, tomorrow, August 16th, all TK and Kindergarten students should report to their assigned class rooms at 7:55 a.m. and need to be picked up at 11:17 p.m.  On Friday, August 17th ... [More]

Join Your Classroom in Konstella!

Wed, Aug 15 10:52am

Now that you have your teacher assignment, join your classroom  in Konstella! Connect to other students, parents and your teacher right away for a great first day of school.   Using Konstella on a com ... [More]

Reminder: Walnut Acres Jaguar Day and Back to School Checklist

Sun, Aug 12 9:14pm

COMPLETE THIS BACK TO SCHOOL CHECKLIST AND SKIP THE LINES ON JAGUAR DAY!  Hello Walnut Acres Families, We hope you had a wonderful summer! To help you prepare for the 2018-19 school year at Walnut Acr ... [More]

Walnut Acres Jaguar Day and Back to School Checklist

Sun, Aug 12 5:28pm

COMPLETE THIS BACK TO SCHOOL CHECKLIST AND SKIP THE LINES ON JAGUAR DAY!  Hello Walnut Acres Families, We hope you had a wonderful summer! To help you prepare for the 2018-19 school year at Walnut Acr ... [More]