MONTEREY RIDGE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Message sent - 01/23/12
QUOTE OF THE WEEK
Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway.
FUN RUN COMING SOON – ARE YOU READY TO DO RUN AND HAVE SOME FUN?
Our Sixth Annual Monterey Ridge PTA Fun Run will be held on Wednesday, March 14th. Pledge forms will be sent home on Monday, January 30th. Students can earn a special edition Spirit Wear T-shirt and choose between a hat and a pullover sweatshirt if they raise $50 or more! Pledge forms and money will be due back by Friday, February 10th. Many volunteers are needed before and on the day of the event. Business Owners, become a Fun Run sponsor and have your logo showcased on our Fun Run T-shirts. If you would like to volunteer or become a sponsor, please contact Julie Golich at email@example.com.
OVMS BAND AND ORCHESTRA PERFORMANCE
We are very excited that the Oak Valley Middle School band and orchestra will once again be performing for our 4th and 5th graders in the MPR on Thursday, Feb. 9 from 2:00-2:30.
SCIENCE FAIR A HUGE SUCCESS
Our Science Fair was a HUGE success! This was our biggest fair ever with over 200 projects. We are very proud of our budding scientists and we can’t wait for next year’s event .
SMENCILS ON SALE BEFORE SCHOOL – LAST WEEK FOR SALES
SMENCILS are back by popular demand. They will be sold beginning this week before school for $1 in front of the school.
HEALTH OFFICE NEEDS
We are in great need of latex free band aids and tissues for the health office. Any donations are voluntary, and, of course, GREATLY appreciated.
TALENT SHOW IS COMING
Our 4th Annual Talent Show is gearing up! It’s time to start practicing and planning an act for the show, which is scheduled for March 23rd. Stay tuned for more information about the planning meeting.
MRES SECOND ANNUAL SWEETHEART DANCE – HELP NEEDED
Our 2nd annual sweetheart dance is scheduled for February 10th from 6-8 PM. WANTED: Committee Chair's for the 2nd annual MRES Sweetheart's Dance! This year is going to be even better than the last! Would you like to help make this family event a huge success? If so, please email Lisa Luebe for details. firstname.lastname@example.org
NO SCHOOL FRIDAY, JANUARY 27
Please note that there will be no school for students on Friday, January 27. All staff will be involved in a day of professional learning.
TRANSITIONAL KINDERGARTEN (FORMERLY KNOWN AS PEPP) PARENT INFORMATION NIGHT
PUSD will be holding a Transitional Kindergarten Parent Information Night on Thursday, March 29th at 6:30PM in the Painted Rock Multi-Purpose Room.
Dr. Rich Newman.