The Dolphin Echo

Helen Lehman Elementary School Newsletter

January 2020

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Here are a few events this month to look forward to:

January 6: School resumes

January 14: PFO meeting at 1:45 in MPR--new members always welcome

January 15: School Site Council at 2:30 in B-4

January 20: No school: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

January 21: ELAC meeting at 1:$5 in B-4

January 24: Quercus Quire Assembly

January 29: ALPS (previously known as GATE) testing in 3rd grade

January 31: Spirit Day and Best Assemblies

January 27-31: The Great Kindness Challenge Week

Enrollment for next year starts January 14, 2020

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Staff in the Limelight--who is who and what they do

Life Skill and Tool Box Tools for January

Life Skill: Generosity

Giving what you have to others without expecting something in return.

Toolbox Lesson: Taking Time

I take time-in and time-away.

COFFEE WITH THE PRINCIPAL--altered date--1/17/2020

This month, our coffee (and donuts) with the principal will be held on Friday, January 17th at 8:10 in the office. Please drop by and say hi.

FREE Parenting Class, hosted at Helen Lehman Elementary on January 21: 1:15-2:45pm

English Learner Parent Leadership Institute: Tuesday, February 18, 2020 8:30am - 2:30pm

The Parent Leadership Institute is an annual workshop dedicated to empowering parents of English learners. This workshop is free for all parents of English Learners and will be conducted in Spanish. Continental breakfast and lunch will be served. Please note: Daycare is not provided.

Youth Truth Survey: How are we doing?

Santa Rosa City Schools has partnered with the national nonprofit, YouthTruth, to help us hear feedback from you about what we are doing well, and how we can improve. From 1/6/20 to 1/30/20, the YouthTruth Family survey will be open and we want to hear from you!


Your response is anonymous and will be combined with responses from other parents/guardians throughout the district. Thank you for your feedback! It is a gift that helps us continually improve.