The Waldron Weekly ‘21-'22

volume 7

SUSD's 2021-2022 Calendar

Thursday, 916 - DISTRICT RECESS

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Friday, 9/17

SPIRIT FRIDAYS: Every Friday we ask students to wear Anasazi spirit wear or our school colors of silver & turquoise. New spirit wear can be purchased here: www.anasazispiritwear.com

Sunday, 9/19 - Virtual Book Fair Kick-Off Event

Join Ms. Waldron Sunday night on Anasazi's Facebook Live at 5:00 PM for story time.

https://www.facebook.com/anasazisusd/

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Anasazi Upcoming Events

Sept 20-Oct 3 - Virtual Scholastic Book Fair

Sept 21 – Site Council 3:30pm

Sept 24 – All Star Assembly 8:55am

Sept 29 – Early Release 1:15pm

Virtual Scholastic Book Fair: September 20th - October 3rd, 2021

Get ready for our Scholastic Book Fair next month! Our fall book fair will be online and will help our students discover new books, favorite characters, and more! Every purchase will earn our school 25% in rewards for much needed resources and help our classroom libraries grow!

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IB Corner

Anasazi Wonder Wall

This month's IB Learner Profile Attribute is INQUIRER.


“We nurture our curiosity, developing skills for inquiry and research. We know how to learn independently and with others. We learn with enthusiasm and sustain our love of learning throughout life. ”


The students will be creating one large Anasazi Wonder Wall to document all of their questions and things they are curious about. Students are encouraged to take action and research their questions to find answers. If your child completes this action at home, please take a photo and send it to me at sarmstrong@susd.org or to his or her teacher.


This is a great way to encourage learning outside of the classroom!

Anasazi PYP Parent Portal

We have created an Anasazi PYP Parent Portal for you to be able to find information about Anasazi and our PYP journey. Here is a link to an introduction video about our portal and the information that can be found there.

Interested in purchasing a school device protection plan? Please see the forms below.

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Anasazi Family Handbook

Scottsdale Parent Council

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From the Desk of our Community Specialist

Dear Families:

As you know there are a few deadlines soon approaching. Evictions will begin to take place in our community. Should your family be going through a rough time, please give me the chance to provide you with resources that can help a little in these trying times.


Also, the week before our Fall Break, we will be having two (2) food distribution events. One will take place on October 5th at the McKellips warehouse for the police department, and the other one will be held on October 7th at the Church of Nazareth. Once registered, you will be provided with exact date, time, and location of the events. Please contact me at 480-484-4614 to be put in the list/s. It is very important for me to have names so that we can arrange for the proper amount to distribute to our families.


There is no judgement nor compromise. We keep the upmost confidentiality.

Hope to be of service soon.

Ms. Luz



Families please call me to DCMS at (480) 484-4600 X 4614 if interested in any of the following:


  • Deadline to register for food boxes is September 24, 2021. Boxes will be distributed October 6 and 7 at two different locations.
  • Deadline to register for the Turkey Distribution the Monday before Thanksgiving is November 10, 2021.
  • Deadline to register in the Saint Patrick's Christmas "Adopt a Family" Program is October 29, 2021.

Office Updates


  • At this time SUSD schools are not having volunteers on campuses. Anasazi LOVES. LOVES, LOVES our volunteers and we miss you greatly. We will communicate volunteer and visitor changes as they emerge.


  • Only items related to academics may be dropped off in the office. No lunches or water bottles are to be dropped off. Students who forget a lunch will be provided one for free.


  • Parents/Guardians are unable to eat in the cafeteria with their children at this time.

Attendance

A reminder that if your child will not be at school for the day, please call the attendance line 480-484-7360.

Reminders from Nurse Renee

Please keep your child home if he or she has any of the COVID-like symptoms listed below, even if your child only has one of them and you attribute it to a minor cold or allergies. Discuss with Nurse Renee prior to sending your child to school:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea
Also, please notify Nurse Renee if your child is a close contact of a COVID-positive person or if someone in your household has tested positive for COVID-19.
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Nutritional Services

UPDATES from CAFE

FREE meals for ALL – The USDA has extended the waiver to allow for ALL in person learners at SUSD to receive FREE breakfast and lunch daily, throughout the entire 2021/2022 school year! We will also offer FREE after school snacks daily to the students enrolled in after school programs here at SUSD. This means ALL students, PK–12 will not be charged for any meal throughout this entire year.

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Front Office Contacts

Dijana Schlegelmilch

Administrative Support Coordinator

dschlegelmilch@susd.org


Elise Hepner

Administrative Support Assistant/Registration

ehepner@susd.org


Renee Tosto

Nurse

rtosto@susd.org


Andrea Martin

Assistant Principal

amartin@susd.org


Jennifer Waldron

Principal

jwaldron@susd.org

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BE SURE TO CONNECT WITH US!

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About Us

Anasazi is an International Baccalaureate® (IB) candidate school for the Primary Years Program (PYP).


Our Mission - Anasazi is a diverse learning community committed to fostering a rigorous, compassionate, and inquiry-based environment, that empowers students to be globally competitive in a complex and changing world.


Our Vision - Empower and inspire each child to become life-long learners, within a culture of academic excellence, creativity and critical thinking, to take action and serve in our global community.