Husky News

October 18, 2022

Yukon needs ALL families to submit an application to receive additional funding

Thank you to those who already submitted an application. We are encouraging all families to submit a meal application. The information collected ensures that Yukon receive adequate funding to support the learning of our students and can offier your family additional benefits such as ELOP, discounted fees, intervention, and additional academic and soci-emotional counseling. Your cooperation is sincerely appreciated.


Please click here to fill out an application.

Need After School Enrichment for your student?

Yukon hosts ELOP (Extended Learning Opportunity Program) after school everyday. This program provides additional 3 hours of academic support, social-emotional learning and healthy play every school day. The Kindergarten class is full however, we have room for all other grades. (Kinders can sign up and be on the waitlist). if you are interest in ELOP...

  1. Fill out the Free & Reduced Meal Application.
  2. Email Mrs. Han, han.sorah@tusd.org or let Ms. Becky know that you are insterested. The office will send an interest form for you to fill out. There is an eleigibility criteria. If you qualify, the ELOP program will contact you.


Currently, our ELOP students are learning how to cook every Monday. Next month, students will learn how to play Pickleball. There is space so please let us know if you are interested.

Emergency Preparedness

Thank you to those who sent their student's Emergency Kit. We will be practicing the Great Shake Out this Thursday. In preparation for an emergency, the PTA would like some support. Please check out this Sign Up Genius. Any donations will be appreciated. Your child's safety is a priorty especially in an emergency. Any donation you can provide will be apprecioated. Thank you.
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Halloween at Yukon

Yukon will have a Halloween Parade on Monday, October 31st at 9:00 am. Students will come to school wearing their costumes. Please be sure your child’s costume is “school friendly." Please do not send students wearing costumes with blood, gore or weapon-like accessories. Masks will be allowed only while they parade around with their class. Thank you for your thoughtful consideration.


Parents will be allowed to come onto campus to watch the parade. The parade will start at 9:00 am and will last about half an hour. After the parade, students will be asked to change back into clothing suitable for learning.

Check out our School's PeachJar

Check out this week’s PeachJar flyers! Torrance Library - 1st grade Library cards, TUSD Building Bridges - Active Parenting Class, Afterschool Enrichment opportunities - NTYME Uke classes at Arlington with Mr. Kamida, After school Sports Camp Xplore, are just a few after school activites that are provided here at Yukon! Check it out!


See Below MadScience needs a few more sign ups to have the program here at Yukon! Click here to sign up!

Need another reason to sign up?


This is the final week to sign up for the Skechers Walk. This is the only school wide fundraiser in the fall. This fundraiser helps cover the cost of our Reading Program, Field Trips, Adventures in Art, extra classroom supplies, programs, end of the year assembly, and so much more! Please consider signing up at least one walker! If you can not make it to walk, you can still sign up as a virtual walker. 100% of the $30 donation comes back to Yukon! We need 59 more walkers to meet our goal!


  • The team (Team A or B) with the MOST walkers by Oct. 30th will win a SNOW CONE PARTY!
  • The top 3 classrooms overall will earn teachers' GIFT BASKETS worth $100 (1st place), $75 (2nd place), & $50 (3rd place)!
  • Every week, the class with the highest percentage of walkers wins a Friday POPSICLE PARTY!



http://www.skechersfriendshipwalk.com/

Currently, Team A is WINNING with 82 Walkers!

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5th Grade Wreath Fundraiser

Orders and payments are due to the office by Friday, October 28th. The Class of 23 thanks you for your support!

PTA Membership

If you have not joined PTA yet, consider joining now as the class competition ends this Friday. Help your teacher win a supply basket! Top 3 classes win!


https://jointotem.com/ca/torrance/yukon-elementary-pta

Minted Fundraiser

Get 20% off you Holiday Cards by using the code: FUNDRAISEUYUKON at www.minted.com!

By ordering through Minted 15% of your purchase will come back to Yukon!

Want to Do a Birthday Shout Out?

You can now have a birthday shout out on our Yukon marquee for $20. The birthday message will stay up for an entire week. You will need to fill out a form in the office and submit a check payable to Yukon Elementary School. The message can be two lines long. Each line has 15 spaces. All messages need to be submitted by Tuesday afternoon and it'll be up starting Wednesday afternoon.
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