Extended Day Program Newsletter

January 11, 2016

Dear Colleagues,

You made it through the week long of rain! Thank you for your flexibility in modifying your schedules and ensuring the safety of the students during the wet week. Please remind the staff that we need to resume with your daily schedules now that the rain has cleared.

A few reminders

1. Please post the MLK closure sign at your scan out location.

2. Site Leader Meeting this Friday, January 15 from 12:30pm-2pm (Palm Office-lunched provided)

3. LGA-M & VLMA M Middle School Honor Roll Field Trip is tomorrow, Tuesday, January 12.

4. NEW STAFF TRAINING- Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Topic: Exploring Curriculum Activities
Location: San Miguel EDP Hub
Time: 6:30pm-8:30pm
New Staff to Attend: Daniela (LGA), Keyonte (LGA), Chasity (LGA), Larry (LGAM), Lahanna (SA), Mr P. (SM), Loveanna (VLMA), & Emon (VLMA). Please share with staff and let know if you have any other staff that would like to attend to help support meaningful, engaging, enrichment.

If you have anything you would like me to add to our Site Leader Agenda for Friday please let me know by Wednesday.

Have a great week!


Reminder-Updating Early Releases

This week kicks off the updating of early release forms. Below you will find the schedule. Should you need extra letters and/or early release forms please contact Anabel.

LGA E, LGA M, and MH please bring your completed forms to the Site Leader meeting this Friday so that we can process those ASAP.

Week of January 11th- LGA- E & LGA-M, Monterey Heights
Week of January 18th-, Mt. Vernon & San Altos
Week of January 25th- Vista La Mesa & San Miguel

Martin Luther King Jr.

I have included a couple links below that have enrichment activity suggestions to support learning about MLK. There are some great enrichment activities that can be incorpoated during academic hour.

Education World- http://www.educationworld.com/holidays/archives/mlking.shtml

NEA- MLK Lessons- http://www.nea.org/tools/lessons/mlk-day.html

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, January 12- Minimum Day for VLMA & LGA- M
-San Diego Zoo Field Trip (LGA-M & VLMA-M)

Wednesday, January 13- New Staff Training- Exploring Curriculm Activities
Friday, January 15- Site Leader Meeting
Monday, January 18- No School (MLK Jr. Holiday)
Tuesday, January 19- HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAVINA!
Tuesday, January 26- HAPPY BIRTHDAY JESSICA!

Extended Day Program Mission

Our mission is to successfully provide a safe, positive environment that will nurture academic achievement and improve school attendance, while promoting health and physical fitness through enrichment and recreational programs for our students.