Knox News!

August 2017

Welcome Back

Hello Knox Families! We are excited to partner with you this year, for an engaging year of learning for our students. We have an amazing teaching staff that collaborates on a daily basis to make classroom lessons relevant and rigorous.


I look forward to meeting all of you this school year!


Sincerely,


Ms. Potter

Principal





Upcoming Events:

Students will be checking out their textbooks during the week of September 4th.

Students will have an opportunity to sign up for MESA, Robotics, SSC/SGT, ASB, etc.



Reminder:

September 7 and September 21 are minimum days. Students will be released at 1:40pm.


Gum, Toys and Candy are not allowed at school.

Students may not use their cell phones on campus. Cell phones that are confiscated must be picked up in the office by a parent.


The main gate opens at 8:00 am every morning.


Students will need to secure their skateboards in the office every morning. Knox assumes no responsibility for skateboards. Students need to wear a helmet when riding to and from school.


Please call the office if your child is absent.


Dress Code- Please review pg 8 of the student planner/handbook (linked below) with your student.

SAVE THE DATE-BACK TO SCHOOL NIGHT

Thursday, Sep. 14th, 4:30-6:30pm

1098 South 49th Street

San Diego, CA

All Knox Classrooms.


4:30-5:00- Optional Title 1 Parent Meeting- Room 15

5:00-5:15- Welcome-Auditorium- Principal and Vice Principal

5:18-6:21-Visit Classrooms

6:24-6:30-Advisory Classroom

Knox Has A New Math Program-CPM

Knox Parent Math Guide

Parents may use this tool to support their students with math homework. CC1=6th Grade CC2=7th Grade CC3=8th Grade

New Spaces At Knox!

Notes from Knox!

Power School Parent Portal

Check Grades and Attendance passwords will be given out at Back to School night during Advisory You can also contact Ms. Solange in the main office

Knox MESA (Math, Engineering, Science Achievement) Club

Students build engineering and science projects for competition at SDSU See Mrs. Sand in room 207 to sign up

Knox School Pantry- Upper Lunch Arbor

Wednesday, Sep. 13th, 9:30am

1098 South 49th Street

San Diego, CA

Please bring your grocery bags

Knox Parent Circle- Early Entry to Food Pantry

Wednesday, Sep. 27th, 8:30am

1098 South 49th Street

San Diego, CA

Parent Circle- Room 15- 8:30-9:30am

Food Pantry- Upper Lunch Arbor 9:45-10:45am

Lincoln Cluster Meetings @ Porter Elem. North

Monday, Sep. 11th, 5:30pm

445 South 47th Street

San Diego, CA

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10/9

11/13

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1/8

2/12

3/12

4/9

5/14

6/11

Knox Contacts

Principal -Heather Potter- hpotter@sandi.net


Vice Principal- Alex Villalobos- avillalobos@sandi.net


Head Counselor - M-Z-Lori Watkins- lcruz@sandi.net


Counselor- A-L- Sherri Penaloza-sbaildon@sandi.net


Restorative Practices Coordinator- Jeff Ponsford- jponsford@sandi.net


Enrollment- Mari Rodriguez- mrodriguez4@sandi.net


Power School Parent Portal- Solange Sachs- ssachs@sandi.net