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All are welcome to the next meeting, Tuesday, November 12th at 9:00 A.M. in the MPR. Our next guest faculty speaker is Mrs. Donahoe. Thank you to Ms. Elliott who spoke on how Common Core will effect math in our curriculum at the October PTA meeting.
should have received a letter from your room parent regarding the
classroom fund. All voluntary donations are due by Friday, October 18th. Please use the envelope that was sent home or put the room parent treasurer name on the envelope.
Help PTA Update the Directory We
are in the process of updating our school directory. If you gave
permission to publish your address and/or email in the directory please
take the time to confirm your phone numbers by October 25th, 2013. (We are especially missing phone numbers.) Start by clicking here:
Your family and friends are welcome to join us at Soleado
for our annual Halloween Carnival! We're having a costume contest, and
bringing a petting zoo, a reptile tent, crafts, food, a photo booth,
carnival games and prizes, jumpers and more to Soleado to celebrate with our teachers and friends.
If you pre-order your tickets by Wednesday, October 16th,
you'll receive a discount on tickets and wristbands for unlimited games
and time in our inflatable jumpers. After Wednesday, October 16th, the regular price will apply.
Preorder your tickets, sponsorship and delicious caramel apples here!
Art At Your FingertipsPresents: Faces Of Cubism In
this colorful project, students will learn how African tribal
sculptures and masks inspired Pablo Picasso and significantly influenced
the origination of Cubism. Students will create a vibrant Cubist-style
face utilizing line, shape, pattern and color..
Project Created by Stephanie Kohler
If you would like to volunteer in your child's classroom for Art at Your Fingertips, please contact Trudy Bragg at firstname.lastname@example.org. The schedule this week is below. (4th and 5th completed their projects last Friday Oct. 11th.)
12:50 - 2:30
10:00 - 11:00
12:50 - 2:30
12:50 - 2:30
12:15 - 2:00
For more information about this wonderful program sponsored by the PalosVerdes Art Center please click here:
is just around the corner and the Costume Closet is the ideal place to
get the perfect outfit for Cotillion, parties and trick-or-treating!
With over 7,000 costumes and accessories in stock, you can choose a
complete costume or find just the right finishing touch for the costume
you already have.
The Costume Closet has new regular operating hours and special extendedHalloween hours beginning Monday, October 14th. Special Halloween hours are: Monday through Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Interested in volunteering? There are a lot of ways to help! Contact Erika Kraak at email@example.com or our PTA’s Costume Closet coordinator Donna Epstein firstname.lastname@example.org
for more information on how you can volunteer in a fun place, earn
credits toward costume rentals and earn money for the school. The
Costume Closet is located at 300 ‘D” Paseo del Mar, PalosVerdes Estates, CA 90275 at the Malaga Cove School site. Contact us at 310-378-5005, or via email at email@example.com.
Reflections Arts Recognition Program is a national arts recognition and
achievement program for students. Since 1969, over 10 million students
across the nation have taken part in this popular PTA program.
Reflections program information was sent out with dates and events. Please review the information below to learn more.
Mark your calendars! The Peninsula Education Foundation is going to participate in the 5th annual Skechers Pier to Pier Friendship Walk on Sunday, October 27th.
join us for a beautiful walk from Manhattan Beach Pier to Hermosa Beach
Pier and support our schools at the same time. Last year, PEF
received a check for $105,000 for our participation! We had the most
walkers of any participating school district! Our goal this year: over
3,000 walkers and an even bigger check!
Show your Soleado pride and sign up to participate in this fun family event. The registration process is easy.
click on the "Register" button, and then click on "Create A Friendship
Walk Account." Fill in your personal information, join the Soleado Elementary team and remember to designate PEF as your charity of choice. Currently we have 30+ walkers signed up for our school. Contact Lara Hanlon, our Soleado coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org for further information.
Questions? email@example.com or 310.378.2278 Join the fun and walk for our PVPUSD schools! THANK YOU!
The Give With Target Facebook promotion has closed for this year and we were able to earn $149 for Soleado! Many thanks to everyone who voted, and we hope it showed how easy fundraising can be! The Soleado
Booster Club will use Target gift cards as contest and raffle prizes
and for supplies throughout our fundraising year, so every vote
mattered. Be sure to look for this promotion again next August and
September and let's keep doing what we can for our school.
A very special thank you to Eva Ruiz, Noelle Whitaker and Jennifer Farrell for the fantastic SOUPER
HERO staff luncheon!! Thank you also to the parents who cooked soup,
donated supplies and additional goodies to treat the teaching staff.
big thanks to the Book Fair Volunteers who gave up their time and
effort to help kids find and purchase books at our week long event from
Sep. 30 to Oct. 4. Thank you to our Book Fair coordinator Jennifer Wong
for being there everyday and making sure all was running smooth. Set
up and clean up volunteers had no small feat either. The Book Fair is a
community effort that benefits everyone here at Soleado!
Thank you to the Korean Parents Asociation for donating $1,000 to our school! Principal Stutzel gladly accepted the check from KPA president Rosa Kim at our last PTA meeting