3/19/2014 – Weekly Newsletter
TONIGHT: PTA MEETING
Raising Resilient Girls from the Girls Leadership Institute
Wednesday, March 19th, 7-8:30pm
This highly anticipated presentation is open to the public and already has nearly 500 RSVPs. Sign up now on GLI’s Eventbrite link — reservations will close if we reach 500! Free childcare will be provided for children out of diapers–please contact to see if space is still available. See attached flyer for more details.
FAMILY SCIENCE NIGHT
Thursday, March 27th, 6:30-7:30pm
Please join us for a fun-filled evening of science experiments! There will be four experiments for the younger students and four experiments for the older students. The kids will be following a protocol, making a hypothesis, taking notes, and coming up with a conclusion–just as some will be doing for the Science Fair in April! See attached flyer for more details and to sign up.
APRIL PTA MEETING
Wednesday, April 9th, 7-8:30pm
We are pleased to announce that Mr. Nettell will be here to share his expertise with our parent community. Has your child been excited to tell you about Mr. Nettell? Want to know why they have “secret handshakes?” Come as see for yourself and learn how we can help strengthen our community by supporting our students, teachers and other. Free childcare will be available for children out of diapers. RSVPs will be taken closer to the date–stay tuned. See attached flyer for more details.
SAVE THE DATES
We are looking for volunteers for two upcoming events: The Teacher Appreciation Luncheon on Wednesday, May 7th and Founders Day on Wednesday, May 14th from 11:30am-1pm. Please save the dates, and if you are able to volunteer contact .
PTA BOARD POSITIONS
If you’d like to get more involved with the school, now’s your chance! There are a number of PTA Board positions opening up in the fall of 2014 and we need dedicated parents like you. This is a great way to meet people and make a meaningful contribution to the school community. For more information, please contact PTA Parliamentarian or PTA VP of Internal Affairs .
DISTINGUISHED SCHOOL AWARD
We are pleased to report that the California Distinguished School Award Committee is considering Montclair Elementary for a 2014 award. They will be conducting a site verification visit on March 19. For more information about the process, click here. To sign up to bring food for the site verification team and our wonderful teachers, click here. Thanks for your support!