March 5, 2022
6:00 PM- 8:00 PM Pepo Melo and Nosy Neighbors fundraiser
6:00 PM Equity and Inclusion Meeting
6:00 PM Governance Meeting
6:00 PM Sixth Grade Parent Zoom Meeting
Student-led Conferences: 1:00 dismissal daily for grades 1-6 (regular dismissal time for Kindergarten). Each family signs up for a conference with their teacher.
The In-N-Out Truck comes to Sycamore for an evening fundraiser.
Student-Led Conferences start next week
MONDAY, MARCH 7th 2022 - Pepo Melo and Nosy Neighbors Night
Monday just got a whole lot better! Pepo Melo and Nosy Neighbors will be open on the first Monday of every month from 6-8pm with a special menu! Join us MONDAY, MARCH 7th 2022! Sales from this special opening time will be counted towards "dollars donated". Please share this opportunity with your friends and family members! See you there!
Governance Meeting this Wednesday
Our Governance Council meeting is this Wednesday, March 9th at 6pm. Mrs. Stanger will highlight plans for upcoming academic and social activities of the school day and explain the process of the annual state testing. We'll discuss upcoming activities and fundraisers for families and hear from each of our committees. Join us through Zoom at https://cusd-claremont-edu.zoom.us/j/84703823799?pwd=OGs3WFVmL0ZvTHpUZ1Z6a0Y1Ry9NUT09
Equity and Inclusion Committee Meeting
Sycamore’s Equity & Inclusion Committee will hold its monthly meeting this Monday, March 7th from 6-7pm. Come share your thoughts about our programming thus far and support our planning for a potential May event.
Zoom link is below. Contact Anthea Kraut at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Meeting ID: 981 7696 3043 Passcode: equity
Information Night for Sixth Grade Families
Webinar Recording: Understanding and Managing Stress and Anxiety in Elementary Students
On Monday evening, Renee Kavanagh, CUSD's Clinical Therapist, presented on the topic, "Understanding and Managing Stress and Anxiety in Elementary Students." The webinar was recorded and is available here: Understanding and Managing Stress and Anxiety for Elementary Students
In-N-Out + Family Board Game Evening - Monday, March 21 at 6pm
Visit https://www.memorybook.com/online-pay/parent-pay/ and use our school code 164860 then click on the link below "Sycamore." Purchase your child's book for $15.00 by April 2. If you have any questions, please contact Tina Hensley via email at email@example.com.
Claremont Educational Foundation Car Raffle
The Claremont Educational Foundation (CEF) supports Claremont students with funding for art and music instruction, technology and teacher-generated curricular grants. Last year, Sycamore received over $12,000 in support of art and music instruction. You can further the work of CEF and Sycamore by participating in CEF's annual car raffle. Tickets are $20 each or 6 for $100. For each ticket sold, Sycamore will receive $7. The owner of the winning ticket will receive their choice of a Buick Encore, Chevrolet Equinox, or a GMC Terrain, vehicles donated by local dealerships. Tickets are available in the school office. Feel free to email Tina at firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange for pickup.
El Roble Cheer
Please ask your child how they are feeling before leaving for school, and keep your student at home if any symptoms are present. Use our 24 hour attendance line, 909-398-0325, to contact Norma or email her using our NEW ATTENDANCE email at SYC_Attendance@cusd.claremont.edu.
As mentioned in Dr. Wilson's weekly update, our regular PCR testing will follow a new scheule. Sycamore will no longer be a weekly testing site; options are listed below. If this is your first time attending one of a testing sites, see the link below to access a one-time testing form.
CUSD's Weekly Testing Sites this week:
Monday: at El Roble from 2:00-4:00 PM
Tuesday: at Vista del Valle Elementary from 2:45-3:45 PM
Wednesday: at Sumner-Danbury Elementary from 1:00-2:00 PM
Thursday: at Taylor Hall, just above CHS from 3:30-4:30 PM
Testing can also be obtained through one of the resources below or your physician:
- LA County COVID testing locations: https://covid19.lacounty.gov/testing/
- San Bernardino County COVID testing location: https://sbcovid19.com/testing-sites/
- CUSD contracted testing location: Upland Ontario Medical Clinic, 1520 N Mountain Ave #128, Ontario, CA 91762, (909) 949-9299 (let them know you are a CUSD family).
Tina Hensley, Office Manager email@example.com
Norma Perez, Attendance and Health Assistant firstname.lastname@example.org