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May 11th, 2022

School Site Council Parent Election

If you did not get a chance to vote for the 4 parent spots for SSC, please take a moment to vote now.

Parent Volunteers on Campus- PLEASE READ

Please click through the below volunteer orientation slide deck and follow all of the links to the paperwork needed to be eligible for volunteering.

Teachers will be sending out a communication with the days and times parent volunteers are needed in their classroom, if any, for those of you who meet the requirements and are approved. Not all parents will be able to volunteer, even if eligible.

ALL parent volunteers are subject to screening by the principal.

*Parents that already completed volunteer application 2 years ago, MUST do this process again this year

PTA Announcements

Chill-Out Friday Returns May 13th!

On Friday, May 13th at 2:30 pm we will have our first Popsicle Friday since 2020!

We recommend making it a park and pick-up day. Find a parking spot, collect your student and present $1 (cash) for a popsicle at the Tiki Hut on the front lawn.

PTA Association Meeting - Wed, May 18 @ 6:30 pm

Save the date for our final PTA meeting of the 2021-2022 school year. We will be reviewing the proposed budget for the 2022-2023 school year, and talking about 5th grade promotion plans. Join us!

We are pairing this meeting with our Chipotle Restaurant Night too, so look out for details on that ... soon!

Please register in advance for this meeting at:

SEEDs Parent Group Announcements

SEED works for every family to feel respected, supported and represented at Sierra Madre Elementary School.

SEED is excited to share recordings from our SEED family Summit. This month check out Dr. Yen’s presentation, "Using a Social Story to Help Children Understand and Stand Up Against Racism”

Click here for this valuable presentation, Dr. Yen's Presentation, Using a Social Story to Help Children Understand Racism

Dr. Yen's PowerPoint with Social Story

SEED is recognizing Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month! Check out the SEED resource guide to learn about the many local AAPI cultural enclaves and communities to visit this summer! Click here to access the May SEED resource guide: Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

The SEED Spring Social is this Sunday, May 15th at Memorial Park south! Come learn and play culturally diverse games! There will be prizes, refreshments and a SEED t-shirt giveaway for adults, while supplies last. Come join the fun!

The African American Parent Council presents the Black History Living Museum Project!! See all the wonderful presentations in person at the Robinson Recreation Center on

Wednesday, May 18th at 6 p.m. Please see the flyer for more details.

AFB Announcements

Proposed Slate for the 2022-2024 AFB Board

AFB needs your vote on the proposed slate of candidates! Join us for our last meeting on Friday, May 13, at 9 a.m. when we discuss the auction, share our fundraising totals for the 2022-2023 school year, and vote in a new board.

SME Yearbooks

Pre-K-5th- all new orders will need to be paid in cash $30 to Geannie in the main office in an envelope with your kiddo's name and teacher name

Community Opportunities

Homework Club Summer

LEARNs Summer Program

Please check out the application link for summer LEARNs for SME students at Norma Coombs.

Summer LEARNs is a $50 registration fee only, this summer.