Desert Sage Newsletter - October 2022
Autumn is here!
2022-2023 Student Council Officers
- President: Gavin Y.
- Vice President: Aria M.
- Secretary: Brock M.
- Treasurer: Carter D.
Thank You Parents & Guardians!
Remember to stay in contact with your child's teachers outside of conference time. You can always reach out via email or request additional conferences with teachers as needed. Teacher contact information is available on our school website here.
Our Fun Run donation drive is happening. The students' goal is to get active & find sponsors to raise $20,000! Proceeds will fund new library furniture & classroom materials! Plus, a portion of every donation will go straight to classrooms!
Fall Spirit Week
- Monday, 10/31 - Favorite Fall Attire/Orange & Black Day
- Tuesday, 11/1 - Pajama Day
- Wednesday, 11/2 - Wacky Wednesday Backwards Day
- Thursday, 11/3 - Slick Sock Day
- Friday, 11/4 - Support Your Team Day
Costumes are not allowed.
Fall Class Parties
If you are interested in supporting your child's teacher with autumn celebrations at the end of the month, please reach out to them as soon as possible to begin planning with them.
Mark Your Calendar - Important Dates
- October: National Principal Month
- Thursday, 10/27: Occupational Therapist Appreciation Day
- Friday, 10/28: Fun Run Day
- Friday, 10/28: Dismissal at 2:00 p.m.
- Tuesday, 11/1: Kindergarten 2023-2024 Preview Night
- Thursday, 11/3: PTO Zoom Meeting at 4:30 p.m.
- Friday, 11/4: Dismissal at 2:00 p.m.
- 11/7-11/11: National School Psychology Week
- Friday, 11/11: No School, Veterans Day
- 11/14-11/18: Scholastic Book Fair
- Tuesday, 11/15: Fall Choir Concert at 6:00 p.m.
- Thursday, 11/17: Picture Retake Day
- Friday, 11/18: Substitute Teachers Appreciation Day
- Friday, 11/18: Dismissal at 2:00 p.m.
- 11/21-11/25: No School, Thanksgiving Recess
AZ School Tax Credit for Desert Sage
Your school tax credit donations can provide Desert Sage students with opportunities to after school and summer programs, field trips, music and athletic programs or any other extracurricular activity.
- The Arizona tax credit program (A.R.S. 43-1089.01) allows a tax credit of up to $200 for individuals and up to $400 for married couples, filing jointly, in support of extracurricular activities.
- The tax credit reduces your tax burden to the state of Arizona, dollar for dollar.
Make your tax credit donation to Desert Sage at: https://az-deervalley.intouchreceipting.com/.
Desert Sage Elementary
Location: 4035 West Alameda Road, Glendale, AZ, USA
Phone: (623) 445-4700