Prisk Weekly Newsletter

May 3rd, 2021

Teacher Appreciation Week!

A huge "SHOUT OUT" to our Prisk teachers for their tireless dedication to our students!


Thanks to the Prisk PTA and our awesome room parents, Prisk teachers will have a nice week of acknowledgment and celebration in honor of Teacher Appreciation Week!


In addition to the ideas from PTA, students are more than welcome to put a personal touch to the week and honor their teacher in their own creative way!

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Prisk Earns LBUSD's "Think Green" Program Silver Award!

Congratulations to all of us at Prisk. We have earned the LBUSD Silver Award for our ongoing efforts to keep our site Green! ​


More information will be coming in the new school year. We will continue our efforts to use less plastic, reuse materials as much as possible. Look for trash cans with posters -- one for recycling and one for landfill items -- in each and every class and office onsite.


A HUGE THANK YOU to all of you that helped us reach this level of the LBUSD THINK GREEN project. As we continue to work together to maintain our commitment to Earth, know that our efforts are recognized and emulated by others. THANK YOU!

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Purchase Your 5th-Grade Lawn Signs & T-Shirts by Friday, May 7th!

Please visit the Prisk Spirit store to purchase graduation lawn signs to proudly display at your home. Signs are $12 and will be ready to display in May. Also, there is still time to order a 5th-grade t-shirt if you haven't already. Please note that you will pay for your sign once you pick it up. This is for ordering only. https://prisk-school-spirit.myshopify.com/

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PANCAKE BREAKFAST IS COMING!!!

Sunday, May 23rd from 10AM-1PM at Alex's Bar (2913 E Anaheim St)


This will be both a dine in person and curbside event.

Next week you will be able to pre-order your meals. Keep an eye out for the LINK!

BUT!!!

We will need volunteers from 9 AM to 2 PM. The 1.5 hour slots were made so that you can volunteer as well as enjoy Pancake Breakfast as well.

Please sign up using the link below:

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0C4FA8A62BA5F8C61-pancake


#priskstrong #priskpancakebreakfast #agoodfoundation

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Wednesday Library Book Pick-Up is Back!!!!

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PTA & Foundation are Hosting a "Migrant Children Support Fund" Book and Toy Drive!!!

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Safety Reminders at Student Drop-Off and Pick-Up

Our PM In-Person Drop-Off and Pick-Up times are quite busy and can become frustrating if there is limited parking or traffic congestion. HOWEVER, there is NOTHING more important than the safety of all of our students and their families.


Some things that are causing safety concerns are:

  • double-parking
  • driving around a double-parked car
  • parking in red zones
  • parking in bus zones
  • speeding
  • maneuvering your vehicle abruptly when frustrated


PLEASE, PLEASE plan for the process to take about 10-minutes and don't let frustration or aggravation cause harm to our community.

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Wizarding Wednesdays

WANDS UP!!!! This Wednesday, 5/5...


Harry Potter & The Chamber of Secrets... Chapter 13


Get your personal Zoom meeting link by visiting:

https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAoce-gqD0oG9AFtXRF1U1ZXpwfxrmANdJl

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ST Math's Family Night In

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Purchase Your Yearbook by MAY 1st!!!

  • Prisk yearbooks are now available for purchase!
  • Two free customizable personal pages are included with your purchase with an option to purchase additional pages.
  • Cost: $18.38 (does not include tax and shipping)
  • Please click on the link for additional information and directions. https://tr5.treering.com/validate
  • Prisk Passcode: 1013833273861089
  • Click here for information on submitting your yearbook portrait and/or theme photos
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Marathon Mile Club Info

RUNNER UPDATE as of April 25th!

Hello Everyone!


If you have sent in your miles, we have them logged. We are 600 miles short of our goal!!!


If you have any miles you need to submit, please send them over to us so we can add them to the total. We are at Jacksonburg, Indiana near the Ohio border. We can still make it to Times Square. We will wrap up Marathon Mile on Friday, May 21st. Please continue to submit miles!


We are working on a special way to recognize all our participants, so stay tuned for more details.


Katie & David

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Enrollment for the 21-22 School Year

Please click here or the image below to complete your intent regarding continuing enrollment at Prisk for the 21-22 school year. *This form is only applicable for students currently in Kinder through 4th grade.

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Prisk Spirit-Wear

Hello everyone,


The Prisk School Spirit Store is now open!


We've got spirit, yes WE do! We've got spirit, how about YOU?


Show off your PIONEER PRIDE with our brand new spirit wear available NOW at the Prisk School Online Spirit Store! To check out the cool logos below on our featured items available, go to: https://prisk-school-spirit.myshopify.com/.


Gooooo Pioneers!!!

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LA Clippers STEAM Activity Challenge (Through May 21)

This was sent to me by a representative from the LA Clippers... cool! I am sharing the information with families as something optional for those interested. It's not Prisk-related, but it's STEAM so it's Prisk approved!


Click here or on the image to register and participate. More detailed information about this challenge can be found using the Google Drive link below.

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Summer Camp YMCA

This flyer contains the link for a Sneak Peek Zoom Session on the Summer Program!

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Principal's Challenge Canvas Course: Leaderboard

For the 4th week in a row, here are the Principal's Challenge TOP 5 (Student Name/Alias) on the Badge Leaderboard!


  1. Lily M. (Easygoing Hornet)
  2. Maya M. (Benevolent Triceratops)
  3. Omid R. (Symbolic Shark)
  4. Solange G. (Adorable Alligator)
  5. Calixta A. (Smooth Pelican)


Looking for some extra learning opportunities or challenges for your child? Check out my Principal's Challenge Canvas Course! Just copy and paste this URL https://lbschools.instructure.com/enroll/8K4BDE and you can SELF-ENROLL (students and observers).


Not sure what this is? Check out the February 8th Newsletter "In the Spotlight" for more details or just join my course and look around at your leisure!

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Prisk Elementary School

Please e-mail me at bcohen@lbschools.net if you have comments, questions, or concerns. We are always open to feedback and ideas!