Hawk Talk

April 2019

Spring Is Here!

Dear Maple Hill Families,

Spring is in the air and we have A LOT going on at Maple Hill Elementary! This month is packed with state testing, enrichment, parent education, and Spring Break.

We just wrapped up our annual Hawk Walk and the kids had a blast dressing up to the Disney "Cars" theme. This event was made possible with the help of some dedicated volunteers. Thank you to Natalie Johnson, Tamica Avila, and Carolyne Morris for organizing the event. A "shout out" to Andy & Nicole Smith, Lisa Cheng, Rick Cahalan, and Jose Correa for helping with the setup/cleanup of the tracks. Remember our goal for the Hawk Walk is to raise $30,000. Currently, we are at approximately $13,000. Our school would love to purchase some iPads, Google Virtual Reality Googles, and much more to enhance our learning and engagement. Thank you to all of our families who have already donated.

It's not too late to donate! Please see below for more details.

Looking forward to an eventful April and wishing all of our Maple Hill Families an exciting and restful Spring Break!

Proud to Lead,

Ms. Morris

Hawk Walk 2019-Disney "CARS" Theme

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Hawk Walk Prizes

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P.B.I.S. Trait of the Month

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Responsibility

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Parent Night-"Parenting in the Digital World"

We are excited to announce our next upcoming parent workshop entitled: Parenting in a Digital World. This workshop will be on April 10th, from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in our Multipurpose Room. We have invited a renown speaker, by the name of Clayton Cranford, to speak to parents about how to avoid the inherent risks of social media and other web-based platforms, by knowing the danger signs and using safe practices. If you would like more information or you are interested in attending please fill out the attached flyer so we can reserve a spot for you. Childcare will be provided for Maple Hill Students.

April Events

April 1st
  • Primary Principal Awards
  • 5th Grade GATE Improv class at lunch
  • Mad Science After School


April 1st-5th

3rd-5th ELA Practice Testing for C.A.A.S.P.P State Test


April 4th

Honor Choir Practice 4:00-6:00 p.m. in M.P.R.


April 5th

5th Grade GATE STEM class with Mrs. Ojeda


April 8th

Mad Science After School


April 8th-11th

3rd-5th ELA Testing for C.A.A.S.P.P. State Test


April 10th

  • "Parenting in the Digital World" Night, 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. (childcare provided for Maple Hill students)
  • Student Council 2:30-3:30 p.m.


April 11th

Family Night Out at "Fusion 2 any 1" in Diamond Bar. See below for flyer. Maple Hill earns 20% on all take-out or dine-in orders with flyer.


April 12th

No School


April 15th-April 19th

Spring Break. Return to school April 22nd


April 22nd-26th

3rd-5th Math Practice Test for C.A.A.S.P.P. State Test


April 22nd

  • 5th Grade GATE Improv class at lunch
  • Mad Science After School


April 24th

  • Maple Hill Community Club Meeting- 8:00 a.m. in M.P.R.

**All parents are welcome to attend. Come and meet the principal and other families!

  • 5th Grade GATE Robotics with Mrs. Cahalan
  • Student Council 2:30-3:30 p.m.


April 25th

Honor Choir Practice 4:00-6:00 p.m. in M.P.R.


April 27th

Walnut Valley District Arts Showcase and S.T.E.A.M Exhibit at Walnut High School (10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m.) All families and friends invited to attend. Flyer is located below.


April 29th-May 3rd

3rd-5th Math Testing for C.A.A.S.P.P. State Test


April 29th

Mad Science After School

April CAASPP State Testing Schedule for 3rd-5th

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Maple Hill's Teacher of the Year...Mrs. Mabini!

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Walnut Valley Unified Arts Festival and STEAM Exhibit

April 27th, 10:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m. @ Walnut High School

Diamond Bar Library Schedule of Events

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