NEWSLETTER AND CALENDAR

SCHOOL STARTS: Tuesday September 7th.

OPEN HOUSE: Unless things change, we will hold our “Kick off the New School Year on Friday September 3rd. See the classrooms ready to go and let your children find their school friends and make new friends from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please remember to wear a mask inside the school grounds. When parking, remember to pull up and over so that others may park. Place a not on your windshield (these will be available) stating you name and classroom.
OPEN HOUSE: Unless things change, we will hold our “Kick off the New School Year on Friday September 3rd. See the classrooms ready to go and let your children find their school friends and make new friends from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please remember to wear a mask inside the school grounds. When parking, remember to pull up and over so that others may park. Place a not on your windshield (these will be available) stating you name and classroom.
TUITION: For those who have elected monthly payments, the next payment due date is September 1,2021. Your tuition will be deducted on the 1st of the month (attached is an invoice).
EXTENDED CARE: If any of you are still interested in a set monthly fee for extend care (up to 50% savings) and you did not indicate this on your fall contract, please let me know asap. The set fee is $65 every month ($80 for families with two or more children enrolled) and is in contrast to the hourly rate of $3.00 an hour for a child or $4.00 per hour for two or more children from the same family.
STUDENT FILES: Please fill out a new Emergency and Identification form (on Parent Website) ONLY if any of your information has changed recently. Some of you will have had some change address, phone, authorized persons for pick up, etc.)
NEW STUDENT FORMS: All forms sent to you previously need to be turned in by the first day of school. One of these forms goes to your child’s doctor. Please have this form completed NOW so that it can be turned in on time. We also need a copy of your child’s immunization record. (Forms on our Parent Website)
NEW CHILDREN MEET YOUR TEACHER: We require that each new child meet a teacher
individually before the school year begins. If you did not accomplish this in July please call us between now and September 1 so that we we may arrange a time when your child can meet his or her new teacher (August 30 September 1-3) and see the classroom.

OPTIONAL CLASSES: Optional classes such as Dance, Art, Gym Bus, Playball, Science, Piano will begin at various times in September and October. (if allowed). You will receive information in your box.

COVID-19

PICK UP/DROP OFF: Children will be dropped off at the classroom each morning and picked up at their classroom, or on the playground each afternoon.


SIGN IN/OUT: It is a California State requirement that you sign your child in at the start of the day and sign them out at the end of each day. The sign in book will be located just inside the front gate. There will be a box with enough pens available so that they can be used once. The pens will be sanitized after use.
DRINKING FOUNTAINS/WATER BOTTLE: At this time children will not be permitted to use the school drinking fountains. Please provide your child with a reusable water bottle that is clearly marked with their name.

CLASS SIZE: At this time we are limiting the classroom to 20 students.

MASKS: Until enough children can be vaccinated and continued to be safe without them, teachers and children will need to wear masks while inside, They may remove them for play.

ADMINISTRATION: Erin Western, the lead teacher in room 4 (elementary), is the school’s staff and curriculum administrator. She is available to speak with parents most afternoons. You can drop Erin a note in the room 4 box. Please contact Jim Turner with any business questions. Paula Clairmont can help you in the office.

Teachers:

Room One: Patti Johnson, Biljana Monteleone
Room Two: Karen Wincek, Mary Beth Coleman
Roo Three: Maggie Sullivan, Brooke Donner
Roving Primary Assistants: Kim Lindsay, Stephanie Cota
Room Four: Erin Western, Nancy Mitchell
Room Five: Barbara Taylor, Jenny Davis
Extended Care: Paula Clairmont, Stephanie Cota, Vivki Gonzalez, Kim Lindsay, Nasra Ali.

Holidays and Important Dates 2021-2022

June 14-July 29 Summer session 2021

August 2-27 2021. August Daycamp

September 3, 2021  Open House

September 7, 2021 Fall Session Begins

November 11, 2021 Veteran’s Day

November 24, 25, 26  Thanksgiving

December 20-31 Holiday Break

January 11, 2022  Middle of Fall Session

January 17, 2022  Martin Luther King Day

February 21, 2022  President’s Day

March 1-March 25, 2022 Registration for Summer Fall Terms

March 4, 2022  Staff Development Day

April 11-April 15, 2022  Spring Break

March 28, 2022  Registration Opens to New Students

May 2, 2022   Summer Deposits due

May 30, 2022   Memorial Day

June 9, 2022. Fall session 2021-2022 ends

June 1, 2022.  Fall 2022-2023  Payment # 1 of 10 due.

June 13-July 28  Summer Session 2022

July 4-5, 2022  Independence Day

August 1-25, 2022  August Session 2022