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May 31 - June 2, 2016

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Dates to Remember

May 30 Memorial Day Holiday

May 31 Field Day/BBQ/Talent Show

May 31 Art Escape Ends

June 1 Awards Day at 8:30 AM, MPR

June 1 PreK Graduation at 8:45 AM

June 1 Parent University End of the Year Celebration from 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
June 2 5th Grade Promotion at 8:30 AM

June 2 Last Day of School

June 3 Final Day for Certificated Staff

Thank You

Thank you all for your hard work and dedication.

Ms. Campos and Ms. Heffernan~Thank you for organizing the talent show. The students are really enjoying the experience.

Mr. Gossett, Ms. King, and Mr. Bates~Thank you for coordinating the 5th grade concert. You are AMAZING!

Friendly Reminders

As we begin to approach the end of the school year, please remember the following:
  • Complete cums (Please do not remove from the main office)
  • Complete blue and pink cards
  • Textbooks should go back to the bookroom if you are not going to be utilizing the upcoming school year (Please check-in with Laura or Lauren before dropping off any books)
  • Store and remove any personal belongings before summer school begins
  • Class lists due on Wednesday, June 1st

End of the Year Staff Picnic ~ A Message from Ms. Carroll and Ms. Tomasello

You’re Invited!

Please come to an end of the year

staff picnic at

Sonoma Plaza Park

Thursday June 2nd

2:00-4:00 p.m.

Spring Inspired Light Luncheon

Water & Wine

(Catered by Emily White)

$15.00 per person

Suggestion: Bring a blanket and/or lawn chair to sit on if you’d like!

A Message from Curriculum and Instruction Department

Summer CCSS PD Opportunity June 6-7, 2016

Objective: To provide SVUSD educators collaboration time to focus on Assessment and Performance Tasks (PT)

Who: SVUSD Educators

What: Summer 2 Day Voluntary Professional Development (12 hours paid hourly at the certificated hourly rate)

  • Secondary Mathematics Focus - Assessment focus where teachers would work on Performance Tasks, incorporating literacy strategies, balancing chapter/unit tests with understandings, knowledge and skills, shared assessments by grade level, on-going formative assessments used in classrooms

  • Elementary Mathematics Focus - Identifying Performance Tasks for the 2016-17 school year and planning for classroom use of them

  • Secondary Literacy Focus - Aligning existing PT’s or writing new PT’s to include the SBA Performance Tasks demands and ELD standards.Using hyper-doc to integrate PT’s online for students.

    • Elementary Literacy Focus - Identifying and Creating Performance Tasks in Science and Social Studies for the 2016-17 school year for use in your classroom. In addition, Google, hyper doc and online support for PT’s.

    When: June 6-7, 2016 - 8:00 AM - 3:30 PM - Lunch on your own. (If teachers have a conflict with June 6th and 7th, alternative days can be worked. The goal is that teachers are choosing and/or developing Performance Tasks or CC Units with grade-alike or content-alike colleagues)