Falcon Flyer

Week of March 13-17, 2023

Hello Falcon Families,

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This is Principal Laurie Balsano Wright with your Falcon Flyer for the week of March 13-17, 2023.

49er United Soccer Academy

Farm Fresh to You!

  • Receive fresh, organic produce conveniently delivered right to your home or office while earning 10% for Skyridge Elementary School.
  • Start getting deliveries at your home this week!
  • Click here for more information

Drama Club - Session 2 for 1st-3rd grade students!

  • Drama club session 2 is starting soon!
  • Permission slips will be available this week and are due Friday.
  • Session 2 starts March 21 and ends May 5.
  • Practices are Tuesday, Thursday and some Wednesdays.

Talent Show Information

Placer County Immunization Clinic

Placer Hillmen Football and Cheer

El Rincon de las Comadres

  • Women's Club at EVC Middle School
  • Every Tuesday from 5-7 PM in Rm 16
  • Come and learn to knit, craft, crochet, and more
  • All are welcome!

Upcoming Events for 5th Grade Families

Open Enrollment

Poetry Showcase Contest

  • Miss Olivia is gearing up for another FUN opportunity for our students!
  • Miss Olivia will share information with our students about this event during Library Time and upcoming class visits
  • Click here for more information - Poetry Contest Page 1 and Poetry Contest Page 2
  • If you have any questions, please reach out to Miss Olivia Herider at oherider@auburn.k12.ca.us

Homes for Heroes - Service Deserves its Rewards!

Community Advisory Committee Conference for all Families

Volunteers are still needed!

  • All programs offer support and guidance to volunteers! We have plans and materials to help our volunteers!
  • Click here to sign up as a Garden Docent in the Larry Ford Outdoor Classroom
  • Click here to sign up for a Makerspace Docent
  • Click here to sign up for a Meet the Master Art Docent

Exciting Events for the Week of March 13-17, 2023

Monday, March 13
  • Creative Writing Club at 1:25-2:25 PM in the Library
  • Spanish Club at 1:40-2:40 PM
Tuesday, March 14
  • Dance Club at 2:15-3:30 PM
  • Drama Club at 2:15 PM
  • After-School Intervention for Grades 1-5 at 2:15-3:15 PM in Room 12
  • Auburn Parent Project at EV Cain starting at 5:00 PM
Wednesday, March 15
  • After-School Intervention for Grades 1-5 at 2:15-3:15 PM in Room 12
  • Creative Writing Club at 2:15-3:15 PM in Library
  • Spanish Club at 2:30-3:30 PM
Thursday, March 16
  • Think Kindness Thursday - Wear your Kindness Gear
  • Changemakers at 2:15-3:30 PM in Room 21
  • After-School Intervention for Grades 1-5 at 2:15-3:15 PM in Room 12
  • Drama Club Performance at 6:00 PM in MPR
Friday, March 17
  • Falcon Friday! Wear your green!
  • ELAC Meeting at 8:00-9:00 in MPR


Placer Food Bank Schedule

Upcoming School Site Council Meeting


  • Auburn Police Department is $15 and it is on a drop in basis

  • Hours are Monday 11:00 AM -2:00 PM OR Tuesday/Thursday from 12:30-4:30 PM

Farm Fresh to You

  • Receive fresh, organic produce conveniently delivered right to your home or office while earning 10% for Skyridge Elementary School Parent Teacher Club. Skyridge School has earned almost $1,000 through this fundraiser!

  • Click here to learn more about Farm Fresh to You

Skyridge School Website

  • Please check out the Skyridge School website for quick access to the Toolbox Tools. Click on PARENT INFO and then click on TOOLBOX Project at Skyridge School. This link is filled with great resources for parents and families.

Toolbox Tool of the Month

Important Resources for Skyridge Families:

  • Mobile Crisis Triage

  • 2-1-1: Placer County now has a great one stop resource hub called 2-1-1. By calling, texting (Text your zip code to 898211) or visiting the website 211Placer.org, you will be immediately connected to a plethora of helpful community resources including housing, food, financial, distance learning, health insurance, legal assistance, transportation, and more. The prompts are in both English and Spanish and will connect you to your area of need quickly. Please visit the following website to learn more about this wonderful resource! https://211connectingpoint.org/placer-county/

  • KIDS First: Through family resource centers located in Auburn and Roseville, this agency offers counseling, education, intervention, advocacy, and more.

  • Additional resources available: If you have specific questions or needs, please contact the school office at 530-885-7019. We have additional resources that are available.

Important Contacts for Skyridge Families:

Leticia Medley, AUSD Community Liaison - lmedley@auburn.k12.ca.us

Amanda Jacobson, AUSD Mental Health Specialist - ajacobson@auburn.k12.ca.us

Mallory French, Mental Health Specialist - mfrench@auburn.k12.ca.us

Kirsten Ratliff, Family Support Specialist - kratliff@auburn.k12.ca.us

Tiffany Alexander, AUSD Psychologist - talexander@auburn.k12.ca.us

Be sure to follow Skyridge School on all social media platforms!

Facebook: @SkyridgeElementary

Instagram: @skyridgeelementary

Twitter: @SkyridgeSchool

Together We Can.

Dr. Laurie Balsano Wright