Wolfpack Weekly - Parent Newsletter

April 25, 2022

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Sending a big THANKS to our Open House Visitors

LGAM would like to thank all students, parents, board and community members who came out for our 1st in-person open house in two years. We had over 150 families attend! It was so nice to meet everyone.


Also sending a big THANKS to all our LGAM staff members who took the time to ensure a welcoming environment that highlighted student work for all our guests.


We look forward to continuing the work alongside each and every LGAM family member. Please do not hesitate to contact us when you are in need of assistance. As always, we are happy to assist.

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We are Proud of You....Yes, We are Proud of You!

We are so appreciative of and in awe by our fabulous employees of the year - this is truly a fabulous bunch!! If you get a moment, give some Lemon Love 🍋🍋💛💛 to our employees of the year.


They are as follows:


- Mr. Jerriel Gallman, Classified Employee of the Year


- Mrs. Vanessa Ruiz, Administrator of the Year


- Mr. Lennard Ordinario, Teacher of the Year

COVID TESTING at LGAM - Begins at 9am this Monday, April 25th

Friendly Reminder that our on-site COVID testing begins at 9am tomorrow.

If you haven't done so already you can click here to register your child:
https://school.covidclinic.org/

COVID Testing FAQ's: https://drive.google.com/file/d/13xSKI0Jf_fkM-tjRIHWfiAvIPCQMNIC1/view?usp=sharing

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Once you register your child, you will need to revoke consent if you would no longer like your child tested.

Email the address below indicating your request to revoke consent along with your student's first and last name + date of birth.

Email Address to REVOKE CONSENT: K12@covidclinic.org

Click on the links below to see videos on "How to Register for Testing"

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8th Grade Cap & Gown Pictures - This Tuesday!

ATTENTION: LGAM 8th Grade Families

As we gradually approach the end of the time, we are excited to announce that it is time for Cap & Gown Pictures for our 8th grade students!

Lifetouch will ensure a cap and gown is available for each student taking a picture.

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The information is as follows:

Date: Tuesday, April 26th

Order Form (English/Spanish): https://drive.google.com/file/d/1yjjCr2zsvQIa8EYlQlV693-SwCFcgbE0/view?usp=sharing

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Please mark your calendars, so you and your child(ren) are able to plan accordingly. Thanks!
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7th & 8th Grade LGAM Yearbook - Order Now!

Greeting Families!


Please take the time to order our Yearbook which will highlight amazing events from this school year. Now that Spring Break has ended, prices are now $40.


Check out the information below to make sure your order is secured while supplies last.

Please use the link below to order a yearbook.
https://yearbookforever.com/schools/lemon_grove_academy_buy_yearbook_12354/nDjy2o23vm7OS9C5C6Tkvdb7


Any questions, please email Ms. Tran at ctran@lemongrovesd.net


Thank you!

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8th Grade Parent Meeting

MISSED THE LGAM 8th GRADE PARENT MEETING LAST WEEK?

No worries, we have the information shared with families below!

Please click on the links below to view the video recording and the presentation slides.

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Presentation Slides (English): https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1VmKXlE-UBiHHs3qqjRtJNRHw_JQROqUiv19Ro6zgh5A/edit#slide=id.gfad8de5db0_0_0


Presentation Slides (Spanish): https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1uQ-x9cgpe1CAQREiG5VdChZN901rvgNGv-JgqulTYS0/edit?usp=sharing


YouTube Video: https://youtu.be/QM9d-iqD49U

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Feel free to drop any questions you may have in the comments and we will respond accordingly. Thanks!
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LGSD ONLINE ENROLLMENT - REGISTER NOW!

Attention All Families:

NEW STUDENT Online Enrollment is currently open!

April 18th for Tk-8th grade and May 1st for Preschool -please note we can NOT take early preschool enrollments

You will be able to access the enrollment portal at any time starting April 18th!

Enrollment Flyer: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mDprL8cBKSWRCXPXlXqxXICD_S7JoGNL/view?usp=sharing

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¡Familias, la inscripción en línea para NUEVOS estudiantes se abrirá pronto!

18 de abril para Tk-8vo grado y 1 de mayo para preescolar: tenga en cuenta que NO podemos aceptar inscripciones tempranas en preescolar


Folleto de inscripción: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1mDprL8cBKSWRCXPXlXqxXICD_S7JoGNL/view?usp=sharing
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Harbor Cruise Tickets - PURCHASE NOW!

Attention 8th Grade Students/Families:


Now that Spring Break has concluded, tickets are now $40.

The last date for ticket sells will be May 30th.

Student Participation Requirements:
- has a cumulative GPA of 2.0 or higher
- no N's or U's for their citizenship grades, and
- a signed permission slip

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Permission Slip Link: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1SXnmy45er_jbLPc6Jd2lZJTXMEN5tNoBNthB72ynwSc/edit?usp=sharing

There are also paper copies available in the main office.

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Students meeting the criteria above will be eligible to purchase a ticket ONLY during lunch.

This event will be taking place on Saturday, June 4th from 4:30-9pm. Come celebrate the end of an amazing year with music, dinner, and a breathtaking view!

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NEED TO CONTACT A TEACHER? - CLICK HERE

CLICK HERE FOR STAFF DIRECTORY

Having Trouble Accessing Infinite Campus?

I HAVE A PORTAL, BUT I CAN'T LOG IN.

  • If you already have an Infinite Campus Portal account and have set up a security email, you can get automated help by clicking one of the following on the
    Infinite Campus Parent Portal Login page:
    • Forgot your Password?
    • Forgot your Username?
  • If you still have trouble, contact us at 619-825-5600 x3000 or email us at helpdesk@lemongrovesd.net


ARE THERE MOBILE APPS?

  • Yes, there are free apps for both Android and Apple iOS
  • You must set up your Campus Portal account BEFORE you can use the Mobile App
  • Search the App Store for the "Campus Parent" or "Campus Student" app and download.
  • District Name = Lemon Grove School District
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Black and Pan-African Student Excellence // Excelencia Estudiantil Afroamericana y Panafricana

Click here to see full flier: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1OFcTjJZKhRb0N2HunsFcE41NqlVYXPUH/view?usp=sharing

Dear Families,

Mark your calendars! You are cordially invited to our next Black and Pan-African Student Excellence meeting. This space was created for parents of Black and Pan-African students to give feedback, problem-solve, and collaborate to elevate our students’ excellence. We can’t do this work without you!

Come connect with us and each other. We will finalize the mission and vision and will create more structure/assign roles for the following meetings. See you then!

Tuesday, April 26
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Via Zoom: bit.ly/lg-excellence
Meeting ID: 835 4623 2404
Passcode: 922088

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Haga clic aquí para ver el folleto entero: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1RV-kH2WTnR6tH3j1VkpLHu2DUsmxiUUB/view?usp=sharing

Queridas familias,

¡Marquen sus calendarios! Está cordialmente invitado a nuestra próxima reunión de excelencia estudiantil afroamericana y panafricana. Este espacio fue creado para que los padres de estudiantes afroamericanos y panafricanos brinden comentarios, resuelvan problemas y colaboren para elevar la excelencia de nuestros estudiantes. ¡No podemos hacer este trabajo sin usted!

Venga a conectarse con nosotros y entre ustedes. Finalizaremos la misión y la visión y crearemos más estructura/asignaremos roles para las siguientes reuniones. ¡Hasta entonces!

Martes 26 de abril
6:00 p.m. a 7:00 p.m.
Por Zoom: bit.ly/lg-excellence
ID de reunión: 835 4623 2404
Código de acceso: 922088
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Dads Corps for LGSD // Grupo de Papás de LGSD

Click here to see flyer: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1FSl9mhVHnUf9lRp81YyqO8i3lFgO3c32/view?usp=sharing

NEW START DATE! CLASSES WILL START WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27 VIA ZOOM!

FREE workshop series/course for fathers and father figures to add to their parenting tool belts. Helping you succeed as “Parents, Partners, and Providers.”

Testimonials: tinyurl.com/dctestimonials

DAD CORPS LENDS OUT COMPUTERS AND HOT SPOTS TO PARTICIPANTS!

Classes start Wednesday, April 27
6:00 - 8:00 pm
Via Zoom

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER: http://tinyurl.com/dadscorpsinterest

For the form select the following:
Organization: Lemon Grove School District
8. Virtual
9. Wednesdays
10. Evening (6-8pm)

You can also register via email or phone with
Rocio Herrera
8585-289-7100
rocio.herrera@saysandiego.org

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Haga clic aquí para ver el folleto completo:
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1VEerdwz__saqXhsbZo3Xp_OlMJRZF3m5/view?usp=sharing

¡NUEVA FECHA DE INICIO! ¡LAS CLASES COMENZARÁN EL MIÉRCOLES 27 DE ABRIL POR ZOOM!

Una serie de talleres GRATUITOS para padres y figuras paternas para tener aùn más éxito como “Padre, Pareja, y Proveedor.”

Testimonios: tinyurl.com/dctestimonials

¡DAD CORPS PRESTA COMPUTADORAS Y PUNTOS ACTIVOS (Wi-Fi) A LOS PARTICIPANTES!

Las clases inician el miércoles 27 de abril
6:00 - 8:00 p. m.
Por Zoom

PULSE AQUÍ PARA REGISTRARSE: http://tinyurl.com/dadscorpsinterest

Para el formulario seleccione lo siguiente:
Organización: Distrito Escolar de Lemon Grove
8. virtuales
9. miércoles
10. Tarde (6-8pm)

También puede registrarse por correo electrónico o por teléfono con
Rocio Herrera
8585-289-7100
rocio.herrera@saysandiego.org
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Lemon Grove Academy Middle

We, the community of students, staff, and family members commit ourselves to provide quality education in a safe and caring environment. We participate in relevant and innovative learning experiences that nourish our curiosity and develop our maximum potential. As a community of learners, dedicated to each person’s success, we strive to meet the challenges of the twenty-first century.