Support Reed Everyday!
October 11, 2021
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Dear Wolfpack Community--
Welcome to Week 9! Please take a moment to check out what's going on at Reed!
- Friends of Reed's Annual Giving is in full swing! Donate now for some awesome swag!
- Rustic Spoon Dine & Donate Monday & Tuesday, October 11-12
- Friends of Reed/PTSA Meeting Wednesday, October 13 @ 7 PM via zoom
- PTSA Reflections Workshop for Students Friday, October 15 @ lunch in library
- ... Read on for more!!!
Want to Volunteer In-Person? Be sure to get your LAUSD volunteer status processed and approved (including proof of vaccination) if you want to be able to help out with in-person events like Beautification Day, Talent Show, etc. Click Here to start the process.
Parisa Stepanek - Friends of Reed President firstname.lastname@example.org
Jenna Schwartz - PTSA President email@example.com
MONDAY & TUESDAY: Rustic Spoon Dine & Donate (Oct 11-12)
Lunch: 11am - 3pm Dinner: 5pm - 9pm
- Valley Village: 12500 Magnolia Blvd. (818) 358-3736
- Toluca Lake: 4384 Lankershim Blvd. (818) 754-8998
- Sherman Oaks: 14845 Burbank Blvd. (818) 855-1718
ONLINE (Pickup and delivery), order via RUSTICSPOON.INFO (all locations). Under Special Instructions, please put "Walter Reed" to make it count, plus get 5% off!
BY PHONE (Pickup ONLY) Remember to say ""Walter Reed"" to make it count.
WEDNESDAY: FoR/PTSA Meeting (Oct 13)
October 13 at 7 PM, Zoom ID: 845 1142 3343Zoom Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84511423343
Agenda includes: Minutes, Financial Reports (Treasurer's Report), Executive Board Report & Recommendations, Committee Updates, Old/New Business, News/Announcements, Principal's Report, Q&A
FRIDAY: **LIVE** Reflections Art Contest Workshop for Students During Lunch (Oct 15)
Workshop: Friday, October 15, during lunch in the library
Entry Deadline: November 7th.
Theme: "I Will Change the World By...."
Categories: Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts, Special Artist Category
annual giving update
Wow! We have already collected $15,000 towards our goal of $50,000 by the end of December. Let's keep it going! Remember, we're aiming for 100% participation at any level that works for your family, whether that’s $10, $100, or $1,000.
2021-2022 FUNDRAISING INITIATIVES:
• New lunch tables around campus so students can safely and comfortably spread out
• Campus beautification including landscaping, painting, and upgrades to the garden space
• Academy enrichment, including day field trips and teacher supplies as needed
Click the "Donate Now!" button below or visit www.friendsofreed.org .
ELAC & Shared Decision Making Council Meetings via Zoom (Oct 12)
Open to all parents to attend!
English Language Advisory Council Meeting, Tuesday, October 12 at 9 AM, Zoom ID: 832 1192 6933 https://lausd.zoom.us/j/83211926933 - Parents of English learners, join us as the school shares program updates!
Shared Decision Making Council, Tuesday, October 12 at 3 PM, Zoom ID 891 6626 1445 ID https://lausd.zoom.us/j/89166261445
**LIVE** 8th Grade (Oct 12) & 7th Grade (Oct 14) Music Concerts
Last week for NJHS Milk & Bookies Drive:
Lunch Application = $$$ for Reed
The LAUSD lunch application is DIRECTLY tied to Title I school funding that is critical to our school!
We NEED every family to fill out a lunch application ASAP.
Yes - Even if you did it last year.
Yes - Even though lunch is free this year.
Yes - Even if your child doesn't eat or want the school lunch.
Yes - Regardless of status and whether or not you qualify for free-reduced lunch
Apply at https://www.myschoolapps.com/ . Change the language on the top right of the page, if needed. Need help? Call the school and speak to Myriam in the parent center.
More Ways to Support Reed
AmazonSmile is available on your web browser and can be activated in the Amazon Shopping app for iOS and Android. Select "Walter Reed Middle School PTA-PTSA"
Register your Rewards Card at www.ralphs.com. Scroll to the bottom of the page & under Community, click on Kroger Community Rewards. Enroll with "Walter Reed Middle School/Friends of Reed".
Farm Fresh to You
Use the promo code: REEDFRESH when you sign up for home delivery and 10% of sales will be donated back to Reed! Visit farmfreshtoyou.com to sign up.
Farm Fresh to You
Upcoming Important Dates
Now - October 15 - NJHS Milk & Bookies Drive for Pre-K-5th
10/11 - FIHP meeting @ 7 PM
10/12 - ELAC Meeting 9 AM, via Zoom
10/11&12 - Rustic Spoon Fundraiser
10/12 - Shared Decision Making Council @ 3 PM via zoom
10/12 - 8th Grade Music Concert @ 6 PM
10/13 - PTSA/FoR Meeting at 7 PM via Zoom
10/14 - 7th Grade Music Concert @ 6 PM
10/15 - Reflections Workshop for Students during lunch in library
10/18 - Digital Citizenship Crazy Sock Spirit Day
10/19 - School Site Council Meeting @ 3 PM
10/20 - Digital Citizenship Wear Neon Spirit Day
10/21 - Parent Conference Night 5-7 PM
10/22 - Minimum Day (12:37 Dismissal) / Digital Citizenship Wear Blue Spirit Day
10/23 - Beautification Day 8AM-2PM. Let's raise Reed's curb appeal by tackling a few campus projects. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
10/28 - Coffee with the Principal
10/28 - Meet the High School Night 5:30-8 PM
11/5 - Reed's Got Talent - CALLING ALL HUMANITIES PARENTS: We need YOU to make this happen! Email email@example.com to volunteer your time, talents, and/or treasure.
11/5 - Free Dress Day for PTSA student members
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