La Escuelita TK-8 UPDATES

Monday, February 1, 2016


THANK YOU Noreen Magaloni, Math Lead for your leadership and to Teachers for sharing your practice. These opportunities are great ways to get take aways that you can use right away with your students.

THANK YOU Luna dance for movement experiences that can be done with students.

THANK YOU Margarita Garcia for sharing the video and student experiences with movement and vocabulary development.

THANK YOU everyone for your engagement in the work of selecting Focus Students and planning for ways we can improve progress for our students.

THANK YOU to the students who will represent our school this Thursday at the District Level Oratorical Festival.


We have $4,000 for Charter Bus Trips: If you are interested in booking a field trip, please let Ms. Cruz know by February 15 by submitting the field trip packet and giving her dates so we can arrange for a bus.


*Look for more information regarding the mandatory PE reporting this week for grades 1-6.

Monday: Budget Consultation Meeting w/ Wesely Jacques, Ms. Cater will be Teacher-In-Charge. I will return this afternoon.

Wednesday: Instructional Leadership Team (ILT) Site Planning Retreat (we all meet at Child Development Center) 8:30-1:30

Thursday: Principal Meeting, Ms. Cater, Teacher-In-Charge

Upcoming~Save the Dates

Monday, February 8: Safety Drills:Earthquake, Fire/Evacuation Drills, 9:00 am

Faculty Meeting, 3:00 pm

Wednesday, February 10: Staff Principal Selection Meeting with HR, 2:30 pm all staff are welcome to attend.

Wednesday, February 10: Community Principal Selection Meeting 4:00 pm-5:00 pm with HR.

February 23: Faculty Focus Meetings, 3:00 pm: We will be the host school for Sankofa, Parker, and Greenleaf to join us at our school. Superintendent Antwan Wilson has been meeting with schools across our District to hear from Teachers and Staff to share our District mission, vision, priorities, and key strategies for the District. Schools will share successes, what we are celebrating, and areas for growth.

Week of March 7: Parent-Teacher Conferences.

2: 30 pm Wednesday Professional Learning

2:30 pm Professional Learning:

Tech Survey

Follow-up from Buy Back Day, grade level planning

Class Meetings/Restorative Practices

This month's character trait: Honesty


Starting this week we will switch yard duty schedules for grades 1-5. If you had yard duty in the mornings you will switch to the afternoons, if afternoon switch to mornings.

During rainy days we will use the schedule below. There will be an announcement from the office when we are on the rainy day schedule.

Rainy Day Lunch Schedule

TK-1 11:30-12:00

2-4 12:00-12:30

4/5-7 12:30-1:00