OLM Staff Bulletin
Monday, November 16, 2015
Reflection Corner: Gratitude for the Little Moments
How generous are we in thanking God for the moments of grace that bring peace and unity into our lives and family? Children and loved ones?
OLM Advent Retreat
Monday, Nov. 16th, 12:15-4pm
Please note that lunch for all participants will be served from 12:15 p.m.- 12:45 p.m.
ALL staff members are invited to attend.
OLM Peace Poster Contest Winners
First Place: Danica Vicente
Second Place: Amanda Velasco
Third Place: Leilani Zaragoza
Danica, Amanda, Lelilani will be presented their awards at the Jefferson Elementary School Board Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 18th.
Thank you to all of you who got your students to submit entries to this contest.
Super proud of you!
Welcome Back and Thank You!
We thank Ms. Brenda Allenbaugh for taking over our Junior High Math classes during Ms. Bin's absence. Brenda will be with us until Wednesday, November 25th.
60th Anniversary Coffee Table Book
CCSS ELA PD Homework :-)
Shift 1: Balancing Informational and Literary Texts
Shift 2: Building Knowledge in the Disciplines
Shift 3: Text Complexity
The homework asks each grade level team to do the following:
Brainstorm / Share Ideas to implement the first three shifts in your classrooms.
Decide on one thing that both of you would try to do in your respective classrooms.
Decide what evidence you are going to share with each other and the whole staff in our next meeting (November 23rd).
Prepare a 2 - 3 minute presentation for staff meeting on Monday, November 23rd. Bring pieces of evidence to share.
It's a Wonder-Full Life! Revised Rehearsal Schedule
November 3 – 20 Practice Song using CD with Voices
November 23 – 25 Practice Song using CD without Voices
November 30 - December 2 Memorize Songs
December 2 - 4 Rehearsal by Grade
December 7 General Rehearsal
December 8 General Rehearsal (as needed)
December 10 Dress Rehearsal
December 11 Christmas Program at 7 p.m.
PTO Meeting on November 18th
Ms. Maria Galli
Ms. Lisa Perez
Ms. Mary Ann Vasquez
Mr. David MajorMr. Greg Rougley
As in the previous meetings, we are expected to help at the sign-in table.
Appreciation Reception for PTO 200 Club
Pink Shirt Day
Important Dates to Remember
November 16: Noon Dismissal Faculty In-service
November 20: Pink Shirt Day
November 23: Staff Meeting
November 25: School Mass at 10:00 a.m., Noon Dismissal
November 26, 27: Thanksgiving Recess
November 30: Staff Meeting
December 2 - 4 Christmas Program Rehearsal by Grade
December 6: OLM Family Mass
December 7: Christmas Program General Rehearsal. Staff meeting