November2021 Hawk Talk

November Principal Message

Hello Maple Hill Hawk Families! It is the time of year where we slow things down and focus on what we are thankful for. Students are settling into classroom routines and the building is abuzz with student talk and learning.

Please take time over the next few weeks to talk to your child about their school day. For example, ask questions and see if they can tell you about all of the exciting things they are learning. This is also a great time of year to get outdoors and enjoy the crisp air and the changing leaves. Embrace the fact that we are all blessed and enjoy time together.

Important Dates in the Month of November

November 3- Make up Picture Day

November 4- After school Choir Class 1:15- 2:00 pm

November 4- After school Math Olympiads 1:15-2:30 pm

November 5- PBIS Reward Bring a Toy or Electronic to school day (see below)

November 7- Daylight Saving Tim Ends- Turn the clocks back one hour

November 10- World Kindness day

November 10- English Learner Advisory Committee (ELAC) meeting (see below)

November 10- Student Council Meeting after school- 2:30-3:30 pm

November 11- NO SCHOOL Veteran's day

November 12- NO SCHOOL

November 15- Primary Principal Awards at 8:15 am

November 17- Maple Hill Community Club Meeting via zoom starting at 8:30 am

November 18- After school Choir Class 1:15- 2:00 pm

November 18- After school Math Olympiads 1:15-2:30 pm

November 19- Report Cards are available to view on Aeries Parent Portal after 5:00 pm

November 20-28 Thanksgiving Break- NO SCHOOL

Maple Hill Information

Fall Parade

In case you missed it, here is a link to our Fall Parade Video!

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PBIS School-Wide Reward

The students have earned a school-wide PBIS reward again for all of their hard work showing us PBIS behaviors. The next school-wide reward will be "Bring a toy or an electronic to school day," on Friday, November 5th. Please be aware that your child's teacher will give the students 15 minutes to play with their toy or electronic sometime during the day. Also, let your child know it is their responsibility to take care of their own items and that they should keep their toy or electronic in their backpack until the teacher instructs them to take them out. All items brought to school should be school-appropriate. Electronic devices may or may not work on our wifi depending on the setting of each device.
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Family night Out

Our next Dine Out Fundraiser will be Monday, November 8th ALL DAY at ANY Panda Express Across the Country when you order online. This is a great way for Family and Friends across the country to help support Maple Hill Elementary.

Please see the link below for our dine out details:

Monday, November 08, 2021

Place your order for pickup or delivery on Monday, November 08!

Online orders only
Apply code 905659 in the Coupon Code box during online checkout at or via App

28% of sales will be donated to Maple Hill Community Club

ELAC Meeting

Our first English Learner Advisory Council Meeting will be held virtually, Wednesday, November 10th. Everyone is welcome to join the meeting. This meeting will focus on the programs available to our English Learner students and information on the Summative ELPAC test taken by all English Learner students in the Spring. More information about logging into the meeting will be sent home closer to the meeting date.

Front Office Update

Two friendly reminders from our front office staff:

1. If your child stays home due to illness please make sure to speak to one of our front office staff members prior to bringing your child to school.

2. Also, please be advised that we have water bottles on campus for students who forget their water bottles. We encourage all students to bring a water bottle with them to school every day, but if they forget it we will supply them with one when they ask.

District Information

"Tell a Friend"

Dear Parents,

We are seeking your help to “Tell a Friend” about the opportunities to attend Walnut Valley Unified for the 2022-23 school year. Walnut Valley will be hosting enrollment information meetings beginning in October to share information with prospective parents on how to enroll based on District of Choice, Inter-district Transfers, Allen Bill, or Caregiver applications. Please share the attached flyer with the upcoming dates and locations of our meetings with any family interested in attending Walnut Valley. Current families enrolled in Walnut Valley do not need to attend these meetings.

COVID Testing Information

Hello WVUSD Families,

The following drive-through COVID testing opportunities are available next week for WVUSD students and staff (only):

Monday, November 1 Diamond Bar High School 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, November 2 Suzanne Middle School 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, November 3 South Pointe Middle School 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.


(Not a WVUSD-Sponsored Event)

Thursday, November 4 Walnut City Hall 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Please utilize this registration link if you would like to have your child COVID tested at a WVUSD school site.

No appointments are needed, but preregistration is requested. WVUSD ID for students and staff required at time of testing. *Please be mindful not to block driveways.

For further information, please call (949) 293-7059.

Vaccination Clinic

The next COVID vaccination clinic will be held at Diamond Bar High School on November 13 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. More information with the link to register will be email home soon.