Parent Memo 9.1.22

St. Helena Primary School


Upcoming Dates

Wednesday, 9/7

PTG Meeting @ SHPS, 4:45pm

Back to School Night, 5:45pm

Thursday, 9/8

Fiesta de Octubre Planning Meeting (zoom), 6:30pm

Friday, 9/16

Principal's Coffee Chat (Elementary School), 8:40am

SHPS Family Movie Night, You can arrive as early as 7pm to set up, movie starts at 8:15pm

Thursday, 9/22

School Site Council Meeting, 3:15pm

Back to School Night Schedule

Wednesday, September 7th

All parents meet in the Barn for Principal's Welcome

6:05-6:35pm: Teacher presentations in English or Spanish

6:35-6:55pm: Meet your child's teacher in their classroom


English & Spanish (Translation): Room 3


English: Room 1

Spanish: Room 2

First Grade

English: Picnic Tables outside the Barn

Spanish: Room 14

Second Grade

English: Room 10

Spanish: Room 6

Movie Night Details

Friday, 9/16

This event is FREE! Students are picking out the movie we'll be showing! Parents, please bring lawn chairs & blankets to enjoy the outdoor movie night on the big screen. Parents, this is a family event, please stay at the movie with your child. SHHS Interact Club and Leadership Team will be running the concessions stand. We will have bags of Gourmet Popcorn in 3 different flavors, (Nearly Naked, Kettle Corn, and Buttered Up) available for purchase for $1.00, water for $0.75, and Red Vine Licorice Twists, five for $.025. So bring $2 for all 3.

Principal Coffee Chats

We had to reschedule these dates due to an unknown date conflict. The date of the next Principal's Coffee Chat has been changed to 9/16 at SHES, 8:40am.
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Other Important Dates

  • Picture Day: October 5th
  • Fiesta de Octubre: A Celebration of Hispanic/Latino Culture, Lyman Park, October 6th, 5:30pm
  • Teacher Work Day: Monday, October 10th (NO SCHOOL)
  • Parent Teacher Conferences: October 11-14th, 12:15pm dismissal
  • Wednesday, October 12th: Walk & Roll to School Day
  • Thursday, 10/27: Creating Inclusive Communities, Presentation for Parents (Disability Awareness), 6pm

Fiesta de Octubre

SHPS and SHES invite you to attend our Fiesta de Octubre: A celebration of Hispanic/Latino Culture.

When: Thursday, October 6th

Where: Lyman Park, St. Helena (next to the St. Helena Police Department)

Time: 5:30-7pm

All students TK-5th grade will be performing a song or dance. PTG is providing dinner for all who attend. We are inviting parents to set up craft/game stations for families to enjoy after the student performances.

We'll be setting up a Parent Committee to help us with the event - we need help with set up, serving food, clean up, and craft/game stations. If you would like to help with this event, please join our zoom on Thursday, 9/8 at 6:30pm.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 849 964 1680

District-Wide Event: Inclusion, Diversity & Social Justice

RLS and SHUSD are proud to offer a presentation by Washington Consulting Group (WCG), a nationally-recognized company that specializes in supporting organizations to build capacity for greater success through the lens of Diversity, Equity Inclusion, and Social Justice. Please join us in the Performing Arts Center from 5:30-7:00 on September 27 for an engaging, interactive look at how we can work together to support our students and community and build a more successful, reflective, and inclusive environment. All SHUSD families are welcome. Translation will be provided.

English as a Second Language Classes for Adults

Technology Support Classes for Parents

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