5th Grade Culminating Committee

Join this committee of 5th and 4th grade parents to get organized, brainstorm ideas and get 5th grade events set up so that our 5th graders have a memorable last year at Westlake.


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Committee Chair Signed Up: 0 / 1

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5th Grade Day Away: Lead Signed Up: 0 / 1

5th Grade Day Away: - Needs a lead to fundraise events to subsidize those families that cannot pay the $35-40 for their child. (examples: Organize a Goodwill truck day, organize a bake sale; open to other ideas) - Timing: Now until springtime - Off-campus outing for all of 5th grade
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5th Gr Day Away Coordinator Signed Up: 0 / 1

Coordinate contracting with Camp Campbell, getting the deposit paid, sending out information to parents closer to the date about the cost (voluntary donations per child), lining up parent volunteer, and coordinating various logistics on the day of the event.
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5th gr Day Away Helpers Signed Up: 0 / 2

5th Grade Day Away: - Timing: Now until springtime - Off-campus outing for all of 5th grade - Help supervising and/or driving for the Day Away
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Mural - Artist Signed Up: 1 / 2

Concepts, sketches, plans mural with the kids and paints.
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Mural Helpers Signed Up: 0 / 6

5th Grade Mural: - Seeking Parents to help organize students on the days of painting the mural, preferably a couple from each classroom. We already have an artist to do the mural with the kids. - Timing: roughly April 2022
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5th Grade Graduation - Lead Signed Up: 0 / 1

5th Grade Graduation: - Needs a lead or two to plan the event - Timing: End of May
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5th Grade Graduation - Helpers Signed Up: 0 / 7

5th Grade Graduation: - Timing: End of May - Seeking helpers for the week and day of graduation
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5th Grade Yearbook - Kinder photos Signed Up: 1 / 3

5th Grade Yearbook Pages: - Ideally the Yearbook Parents of each classroom will do this - Communicate with parents to obtain/upload their child's Kinder pictures into Treering - Here's a link to it in TreeRing: https://tr5.treering.com/editor/edit/page/197876007 In the past, parents working on 5th grade portraits (and kinder photos) have not been yearbook parents. Those have been separate roles, but that doesn't need to be the case this year. Timing: Feb-April 2022
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5th Grade Science Camp - Lead Signed Up: 0 / 2

Science Camp will be Koinonia Outdoor Science School- May 11-13, 2022. Committee needs a lead to plan an event to raise the funds (amongst the 5th grader parents). This will likely be a Spring BBQ. It could also be a Coloring Book project, or the Good Will Truck. Flyer says the cost is $292 per camper, but we want to guarantee that every child gets to attend regardless of family's ability to pay.
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5th Grade Science Camp - Helpers Signed Up: 0 / 3

seeking help coordinating with teachers and finding parent volunteers for the actual science camp (Overnight camp)
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(FYI) Signed Up: 1 / 5

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