LA/Ventura Weekly Newsletter

4/29/19

Sharing the Homeschool heart

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What's Happening in Los Angeles & Ventura Counties???

School Wide News

Track B


LP9 4/16-5/17

*attendance due 5/17


Track C


LP9 4/16- 5/17

*attendance due 5/17

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High School

High School | ChoicePlus | ChoicePlus Academy | Edgenuity | StrongMind | Textbook


Want to Learn about Some Amazing High School Opportunities?


LINK: Additional HS Opportunities


Important Dates for HS Calendar


Learn about: High School Student Leadership; National HS Honor Society (NHS); Academic Decathlon; High School Enrichment Academy Class; Prom/Banquet next 18-19 School Year

High School Info for Incoming Freshmen

Please view the following informative recording regarding incoming high school freshman. If you have any questions please contact your HST

8th Grade Presentation- OC, LA, Ventura.mp4


Graduation

It’s not too late to sign up for graduation! Please let your HST know if you would like to participate.

If you didn’t upload a photo for the graduation ceremony slideshow when you signed up for graduation it’s not too late! You can send your HST a photo now and they will get you in the slideshow!


Cap and Gown Ordering Instructions

Please reach out to your HST for instructions on how to order your Cap and Gown for graduation or click HERE.


NEW CTE Option!

Introducing Brighton College , an online distance learning college offering Career Tech Education (CTE) certificates in pathways for business, health, cybersecurity, legal medical, and child development.

Click here for more info: Brighton College


Early Assessment Program

Attention all 11th grade students and families. Did you know that you can send your Math and ELA SBAC scores to California Community Colleges and CSU?

Click here for Early Assessment Program flyer and contact your HST for details.


Live Info Session May 2

Meet our High School Experts and get all your High School Questions answered at our live info session (via zoom room) May 2nd. (See Flyer above)

Ventura

Reminder: It’s testing time!


SBAC at our Simi Valley

location starts this week:

Tues 4/30-Thurs 5/2


SBAC at our Thousand Oaks

location starts next week

Tues 5/7-Thurs 5/9

Student Highlight!!

IEA ACADEMY STUDENT AND YUNASA CAMPER WINS VENTURA COUNTY SCIENCE FAIR

https://educationaladvancement.org/iea-academy-student-and-yunasa-camper-wins-ventura-county-science-fair/

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Vendor Spotlight

Antelope Valley

AV and SCV testing location change!!!

State Testing Change of Location! In order to better accommodate our growing number of Inspire students in the AV and surrounding areas, we have had to change our testing location and some of our testing dates.


We will be holding our CA State Testing at our current Enrichment Adventure location (Growing Valley Baptist Church). This location has many classrooms and space for taking a break and stretch if needed, without disturbing those around them.


Tests will now be given on:

Wednesday, May 1st

Thursday, May 2nd

Thursday, May 9th

Friday, May 10th

Monday, May 13th

Wednesday, May 15th

Thursday, May 16th


Your teacher emailed you your new date/time, so please check your email and reach out to your HST if you have questions. Thank you for your help and understanding!

Meet the Authors Event!!!

Come meet two local authors and make a craft! For Potential and Current Inspire Families.

April 24, 1-2:30 pm

Hosted by the Palmdale Lending Library

Contact Fran@inspireschools.org for more info


Meet-n-Greet!!

Do you Have friends that are interested in finding out more about Inspire? Bring them to our April meet and greet.


Rawley Duntley Park

3334 West Avenue K Lancaster, CA

April 30th

Noon-1:30 pm


AV High School Information Session

Come hear all about High School with Inspire!

May 28, 11:30 am -1:30pm

Inspire Lending Library (Resource Center)


Informative presentation by our HS success counselor and HS Success Coordinator!


For questions of more info, please email fran@inspireschools.org

May Meet and Greet and Vendor Fair


Current Inspire Families and future Inspire Families are invited to attend our Vendor Fair and Meet and Greet!


Tuesday, May 21

12-2pm

Rawley Duntley Park

3334 West Ave. K, Lancaster, CA 93536


Come join us and . . .

~ Meet Vendors in the AV area who offer lessons, classes, tutoring, and more...

~ Learn about Inspire’s homeschool program~ Participate in vendor activities

~ Enjoy a day at the park with other homeschool families!


Palmdale Resource Center/Lending Library

Palmdale Resource Center and Lending Library

Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00-4:00 Phone: (661) 268-4756

If you have any questions please contact: fran@inspireschools.org

Santa Clarita

End of the Year Bash!!!

Come join us ! We'll have a bounce house, an

obstacle course, face painting, and an art show! Popcorn and cotton candy will be for sale, which will help our SCV PTO!


APRIL 25, 2019

HIS WAY CHURCH-SCV EA

10:00-12:00


We would love to invite all students to participate in a presentation of learning. Display an essay, diorama, science project, or anything else you are proud of! Drop it off and allow others to enjoy your work! Ask your teacher for more information.


It's also Entrepreneur Day! If your student is interested in selling their wares, you must RSVP to Kristy@inspireschools.org. You will be asked to bring a table and cash box.


Bring cash if you want to purchase popcorn, cotton candy, and items from our Inspire kids’ entrepreneur tables!


Contact mturk-delger@inspireschools.org for more information.

May Curriculum Sale and Meet and Greet!

Do you have curriculum that you purchased with personal funds that you would like to sell? (You do not have to be enrolled in Inspire to sell.) We are asking for 10 dollars per table, which will benefit our PTO, and you may sell for 2 hours. Please provide your own way of collecting money. Additionally, if you are with Inspire and you need to return curriculum, we will have enrichment staff available to return. Lastly, if you are looking for a charter school opportunity, staff will be on hand to explain your options. Hope to see you there! Please contact Kristy@inspireschools.org for more information or to book your table!
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June Meet and Greet!

Are you interested in knowing more about Inspire Charter Schools? Come to our June 7th Meet and Greet at Jamba Juice in the Valencia Marketplace from 10-12. Contact Barrie@inspireschools.org or Nina@inspireschools.org for more information.

Attention All SCV High Schoolers!!! Earn Credit for 2019-2020 school year!

Santa Clarita EA is offering a 2.5 credit yearbook course and 2.5 credit Leadership course each semester beginning Fall 2019. Please ask your HST for details!


Burbank/Pasadena

Pasadena/Burbank/ Northridge SBAC Testing

*Students must be pre-registered. Please contact your teacher for more info.*


Pasadena

April 30 & May 1 & 3

9:30-1:30


Burbank

May 7, 8

AM: 9:00-12:00 PM: 12:30-3:30

May 9

9:00-12:00 PM


Northridge

May 14 & 15

AM: 9:00-12:00 PM: 12:30-3:30

May 16

9:00-12:00 PM


San Gabriel Valley

SBAC/CAST Testing: Glendora

When: Sessions on April 22-26

Who: students 3rd-12th grade

*Contact your HST today for details!


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South Bay/Los Angeles

SBAC and CAST Testing


  • Culver City: April 23-25 Four Points Sheraton

AM Session 9:30AM - 12:30 PM Session 1:00 to 4:00


  • Torrance: April 29-May 1 Coast Christian

AM session: 9:00AM-noon PM session: 12:30-3:30 May 3rd 9:00AM-12:00.

High School Info Session

Are you interested in finding out about homeschooling your high school student with Inspire? Come join us at the Realm Creative Academy in Santa Monica on 4/29 to find out more!

Meet-n-Greet

This Friday, May 3! It’s a Meet and Greet at Glen Alla Park!

Come meet some Inspire teachers on the West Side and play at a fun local park!


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Torrance Lending Library

Come visit the Torrance Lending Library!

Contact your teacher for the location!

Hours: M-F 9:00am-3:00pm

  • Order online at www.inspirationstation.org then “Lending Library” to have your books and materials delivered here. You can order from any location and pick up in Torrance. Poway has a large inventory right now!

  • Return non-consumables when you are finished with them

  • Donate educational materials taking up space at home

Field Trip Opportunity

Vendor Spotlight: The Learning Boulevard

The Learning Boulevard is an inclusive elementary school and learning center that offers classes, educational therapy, and tutoring to students of all abilities in Santa Monica, California. Our highly educated and gifted teachers provide academic and social support through differentiated instruction in a nurturing, non-judgmental, and flexible environment.

FREE consultation: Contact us today at www.thelearningblvd.com

Private School Services:

✔ Open enrollment (full-time or classes)

✔ Low student-to-teacher ratio (3:1)

✔ Academic, social, and life skills

✔ Customized curriculum for each student

Learning Center Services:

✔ 1:1 instruction

✔ Holistic academics: Ed. therapy, tutoring, and enrichment

✔ Assessments: Common core math and ELA


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Whittier

Meet & Greet Day!

Rancho Santa Ana Botanical Gardens

1500 N. College Ave

Claremont CA 91711

Date: Friday, May 10th

Time: 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm

Contact Carole Shaw (714) 504-5329 or email carole@inspireschools.org

Hope to see you meet other Inspire families and learn more about our awesome programs!


Field Trip Opportunity

May Field Trip!

Centennial Farm Discovery Day Tour

88 Fair Dr

Costa Mesa CA 92626

Date: 5-17-19

Time: Meet at 9:30 a.m.

Click here to sign up

Contact Dawnel at dawnel@inspireschools.org
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Long Beach

SBAC/CAST Testing: Long Beach

When: Sessions on May 6-10

Who: students 3rd-12th grade

For practice tests go to http://www.caaspp.org/ and click Practice & Training Tests

*Contact your HST today for details!


Lets POP into Summer!

Long Beach End of the Year Celebration!

Come join us on Tuesday, June 11th @ 11:00 a.m. at Mother’s Beach near the play area. Contact Mindy with questions….mindyd@inspireschools.org


Enrichment Adventures

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