Alta Vista Voyager Connection

An In-Depth Newsletter for Alta Vista Families

Upcoming Events

Thursday, November 1: Mayborn Family Science Night from 5:30 - 7:30 pm

Friday, November 2: Picture Re-Takes

Monday, November 5: Family Involvement Meeting at 8:00 am or 5:30 pm

Friday, November 9: End of 2nd Six Weeks; report cards go home the following week

Tuesday, November 13: 4th & 5th Grade Symphony Field Trip

Friday, November 16: Thanksgiving Lunch & Kindergarten Gobble Gobble Day

November 19-23: Thanksgiving Break~ No School

Tuesday, November 27: House Parties

COMING UP: Student Led Conferences (Gr 4-5) on December 18-19

Parent Involvement Opportunities

We are excited to partner with Mayborn Museum for Family Science Night on Thursday, November 1 at 5:30-7:30 pm at the museum. Admission is FREE to Alta Vista families.

We will have a FAMILY INVOLVEMENT MEETING on Monday, November 5. You can attend the 8:00 am or 5:30 pm meeting in the library. We will discuss:

• Parent Volunteer Opportunities

• Getting the Most out of Parent Conferences

• Becoming a part of the Campus Parent Committee

• Getting to Know Who: Who is who on campus and how they can help

Join Us for Thanksgiving Lunch on Friday, November 16! The schedule is posted below.

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Thanksgiving Lunch Schedule for Friday, November 16

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Coming Soon...Parent Surveys!

Help us bring in the right kind of support for Alta Vista families by filling out a Parent Survey. Our Family Support Specialist, Elizabeth Ligawa, will be sending these out soon so be on the lookout. You may contact Ms. Ligawa at (254) 662-3050 x211.

Monthly Reading Challenge

Look out for monthly reading challenge every month. Students can complete the monthly challenge to earn a FREE BOOK!
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Math Chat

Check out Number Rock on You Tube for great videos to help students learn their multiplication facts. Repetition is the key!

You are the CHAMPION!

Research continually shows that a child's relationship with their parent has the strongest impact on their lives. With busy lives, sometimes it is hard to find time to connect. What are some ways your family makes time to spend together?
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Have you visited Mayborn Museum lately?

Did you know Mayborn Museum offers reduced price admission for EBT Card Holders? Admission rate is just $1 each for up to two adults and all of the children in the household!! EBT Card Holders are also eligible for a discounted family membership of $10.

Learn more here:

The Design Den is included in your admission to Mayborn Museum. It's an amazing opportunity for kids to build and create. Check out these special events coming up!

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