La Mesa Update
September 27, 2019
Hello La Mesa Families,
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Healthy Choices Parent Information Nights -7th Grade Families
To help parents support the discussion happening in class, we provide an evening to present the curriculum to parents. Because this is district curriculum it is the same at all schools. Below are the dates of the principal led presentation at each of the school sites in the district.
Rio Norte October 15 at 6:30 pm in the MPR
Arroyo Seco October 17th at 6:30 pm in the MPR (K Hall)
Rancho Pico October 21st at 6:30 pm in the MPR
Sierra Vista October 22nd at 5:00 pm in the Library
La Mesa November 4th 6:30 pm in the Library
Placerita November 7th 6:30 pm in the MPR (Tanner Hall)
Here is a link to the videos that are shown in the classroom: https://1.cdn.edl.io/10RbL1xWaaAmNJawhtUY5pzIXeEaocyj0GAkH9EdIkfG4FK0.pdf
Parents also have the right to opt their child out of parts or the entire presentation of this curriculum. That form is available HERE. We encourage you to attend one of the presentations before deciding to opt your child out.
SAVE the DATE - Fall Family Fun Night
Also on this night will be our Teen Truth parent presentation from 6:00 pm- 7:00 pm. It is a chance to screen parts of the movie kids will see the next day on school violence and bullying. Director JC Pohl will be there to present and answer questions.
PAC Meetings 2019-2020
October 16th Topic: Bullying
November 13th Topic TBD
January 15th Topic TBD
February 12th Topic TBD
March 11th Topic TBD
April 15th Topic TBD
May 13th Topic TBD
Congratulations to our September Students of the Month
Monday, October 7th - Fall Break NO SCHOOL
Wednesday, October 9, 2019 - PAC Meeting 6pm Library - Topic Bullying
Thursday, October 10th - Fall Family Fun Night and Teen Truth Parent Presentation 5:30 pm -7:00 pm
Friday, October 11th - Teen Truth Student Assembly