Marsh Weiss Class Newsletter!!

A soaking wet Dec. 2 2014

Welcome back everyone!

Hope you had a delicious and delightful Thanksgiving!

New rug for the classroom!

It should be arriving sometime this week! Yay!

Here is a gentle reminder for everyone who is contributing. You can pay me through PayPal at or cash or check which Ms. Sally will pass onto moí!


Fashion Boutique!!!

Fashion Boutique is happening Dec. 12 in the auditorium!! All proceeds go right back to the school! Perfect one stop shop for all your holiday needs!

Men's, women's, and kid's clothes from baby to teens, accessories, scarves, hats, candles, etc. The sale is 7:30-8:30 with a VIP pass for $5 and then open to everybody from 8:30 am - 7:00 pm.

We also need volunteers!! Check out the SignUp Genius links below!

Meeting this Thursday 8:30am in Teachers lounge


The book fair is going on all this week! You can shop after school or send your kids with money to shop during recess or lunch.

They need volunteers to just do an hour or two:

Also there is a free spaghetti dinner on Thursday from 4:30 - 6:00, which has been a big hit in the past. Adults and kids are both welcome!!

Winter Concert

The winter concert will be Dec. 17 with showtimes at 8:30am and 1:30pm.

They have asked for specific costumes for each grade. We are teaming up with Ms. Craig's class and are making t-shirts with stars on them.

We will be purchasing the t-shirts and when they come in we will have all the kids paint stars on them.

If you would like to help me with this let me know! No date or time is set yet. I'll keep you posted!

More ways to make money for our school...especially during the holidays!!

These things take just a minute and can add up to thousands of dollars, especially during the holiday season!!


Every time you shop at Ralphs you could be earning a contribution for our school that doesn't cost you a dime. Each fall, Ralphs requires that you re-enroll your cards to select your community contribution.

To re-enroll your Ralphs card:

  • Go to
  • Click "My Account"
  • At the bottom of the screen, click "Enroll" under Community Contributions. Our organization ID is 82163. See more instructions at Ralphs website. You can also enroll your card for the first time if you're new to the school.

Also, register your VONS or Pavilions Cards!

Use NPO # 500000347


No more saving receipts to make donations through the Fresh & Easy Shop for Schools program. You can now register your Fresh & Easy Friends card and get up to a 5% donation on each purchase.

To earn each time you shop Fresh & Easy:

  • Create an account at Our Supporter ID is 901015159.
  • Click the "myEscrip" button on the top menu
  • Sign in with our Supporter ID 901015159 or your user ID and your password
  • Click the "Cards and Phone Numbers" link
  • Select "Fresh & Easy Friends Card" from the menu and enter your card number. Update your changes and you're all registered to earn. Easy!


We receive up to 10% of your purchase amount when you start your Amazon shopping on this page:

Using this link every time you shop Amazon can mean big money for our school and there's no cost to you.

Hint: set a shortcut on your desktop, bookmark it and you're all set. Thanks!

IGive - - Register "FOWHE" using the "Choose Cause" box

Name Bubbles - - Enter FOWHE in the promo code box

Mighty Nest - - Click orange button at top right and enter in 90069 in search box

Target - - use school code 32972

Box Tops for Education - Clip and collect box tops from products you buy and put them in collection box in the hall!

Holidays are fun in our classroom!

Homework Helpers!

Ms. Sally needs help organizing, "grading", and handing out homework on Mondays. This would be such a huge help to her.

Please help keep our class clean!!

Come read to all the little munchkins! They LOVE IT!!! Bring in a holiday book!

And it if you just have a couple hours you want to go spend in school! No problem! Just reach out to the teachers and let them know! They would love the help!!

Jaxx Musical

JAXX educational theater group is again producing the school musical: "The Snow Queen's Frozen". Auditions are right after winter break and everybody is cast for something. Registration forms are due on 12/12. Download at:

Girl Scouts!

We just got confirmation that a representative from the area Girl Scout office will be at school on Thursday, Dec. 11 at 8:30 in Bungalow B5 to discuss starting a troop at our school. -- all grades are welcome to participate!!

Have you seen the beautiful "What we are thankful for" wall at the front door?!?

A BIG THANK YOU to our own Ingrid Spirito for making this happen! When you pass by, have you and your child write what you are thankful for!

The Gala is set!!

March 21!!! Put it in your calendars! It is a night you don't want to miss!

There are lots of ways to volunteer! If you are interested, please attend the first meeting Dec. 10 at 8:30.

Dates to remember- Get your calendar..there are a lot:)

Wed. Dec. 3 - Enrichments Committee Meeting 8:30am.

Thurs. Dec 4- Fashion Boutique Meeting 8:30

Thurs. Dec 4 - Spaghetti Night 4:30-6

Tues. Dec 9 Executive Board Meeting 8:30 with 10 minutes of public forum

Wed. Dec 10 FIRST Gala Auction Meeting 8:30

Fri. Dec 12 FASHION BOUTIQUE 7:30am-7pm Auditorium

Wed. Dec 17 Winter Concert 8:30am and 1:30pm

Thurs Dec 18 Gala Auction Meeting 8:30am

Stay dry out there!!