Nohl Canyon Roadrunner News

June 6 - June 10


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Congratulations and Thank You!!

Nohl Canyon would like to announce the Retirement of three Beloved Roadrunners, Mrs. Amsbary, Mrs. Horist, and Mrs. Kouri. We are so proud of their dedication to education, Nohl Canyon community, and Orange Unified School District. Nohl Canyon Community wishes the three educators the absolute best in their next adventure!

  • Mrs. Amsbary - 33.5 years (32 at Nohl Canyon)
Grades 1st, 2nd, 3rd, & 5th

Plans include: Traveling with my husband and two golden retrievers (Stella and Tucker), reading, getting back to tennis, and volunteering.

  • Mrs. Horist - 23 years (21 at Nohl Canyon)

Grades 1st, 2nd, Middle School, and High School English

Plans include: More visits with our kids, volunteering at my sister's Day Program, finding more unique succulents for our rock garden, spending more time with friends, and making my own schedule.

  • Mrs. Kouri - 34 years (20 at Nohl Canyon)

Grades K, 1st, 2nd, and teachers!

Plans include: Relax and enjoy my family and friends, and spend time with my grandchildren. Hikes and reading lots of books. Volunteer for FOCUS Orange County.

yearbooks are here!!

Our 2020-2021 Yearbooks have arrived. For students who ordered a yearbook, your teacher will distribute June 7th - June 9th.

We do have a limited number of extra yearbooks for those that did not order. The yearbooks are $50 each. If you would like to purchase one, please bring cash or a check made out to NCSA to the front office. They are available first come first serve.

If you have any questions, please email

June 7 - June 10: Free Dress for all students

For the final week of school, all students are allowed Free Dress!


Wednesday, June 9th is the regular scheduled Wednesday Modified Day (minimum day)

Thursday, June 10th is a Minimum Day (Last Day of school)

Kindergarten End of Year Celebration: Wednesday, June 9th

Kinder Promotion will be Wednesday June 9th in the NC quad.

Ms. Tippets' class @ 9:00

Ms. Brooks' class @ 10:00

Only 2 seats will be available per student

Students are encouraged to dress up (fancy party clothes!!)

6th Grade Promotion

6th grade promotion will be on Thursday, June 10th in the primary outdoor blacktop area.

Promotion begins at 10:45 am

Only 2 representatives per family

Additional information sent out to 6th grade families

Summer Programs!!

Bowers Museum Kids Cafe

One FREE lunch for children up to age 18

Tuesdays through Fridays from 3–3:30pm at Kidseum this summer through August 13.

FLYER: Bowers Museum - Kids Cafe

Santiago Canyon College's "College for Kids Summer Program"

College for Kids Summer Program Flyer

SCC Q and A

This summer program is available for ALL Orange USD students in grades K-12 and offers enrichment and core subject classes at no cost to parents. Priority will be given to students who are not enrolled in an Orange USD summer program. Students, who are enrolled in an Orange USD summer program, may participate as long as it doesn’t interfere with their current summer program. Students WILL NOT earn credits and/or a grade for these classes. Students must be registered at least one day prior to the start of the class. Once the student is registered, Santiago Canyon College will confirm student registration via phone call, email, and/or letter. Below are the links for class registration and descriptions for your reference.

Registration Link:

Class Descriptions (Pages 8-18):

VAPA Summer Leadership Academy:

Theatre.... Instrumental Music.....

Link: VAPA Summer Leadership Academy

OUSD VAPA is offering a summer academy for current 5th and 6th grade students (students who will be in 6th or 7th grade during the 2021-2022 school year)

When: July 26 - August 6

Time: 9:00 - 11:30 am

Location: Villa Park Elementary

Anaheim Public Library - Summer Reading Program

Anaheim Public Library’s Summer Reading Program offers many programs for our students! See flyer for links and information:

Anaheim Public Library Summer Program

Spartan Youth Baseball Camp

WHO: Players ages 6 to 14

WHEN: July 12th to July 16th

TIMES: 9:00am-12:00pm (July 12th to July 15th) & 9:00am-12:30pm (July 16th, Lunch will be provided)

DONATION: $250 and includes a Villa Park Baseball T-Shirt

WHERE: Villa Park HS Baseball Field

Santiago Middle School Summer Woodshop Camp for current 6th Grade Students

Santiago Middle School will have a one week Summer Woodshop Camp available to 6th grade Nohl Canyon students. I have attached a flyer with information, registration form and waiver form. The sign up deadline is June 2nd.

When: June 14 - June 17

Who: Current 6th grade students

Where: Santiago Middle School

Summer Woodshop Camp Registration

Woodshop Camp Waiver

Parent Information

Absence Hotline

If your child will be absent from school in the next 4 days, please call the Absence Hotline @ 714-628-5370
Leave student name, teacher, reason for absence and whose reporting

Message from Superintendent Dr. Hansen - June 4th

Link to Message:

In this Message

  • Celebrating our Retirees
  • In Our Schools: Class of 2021 High School Academic Achievement Recognitions
  • Student Board Members
  • Employee of the Month: Jennifer Cardenas
  • EDGE Community Partnership Award: CARE Ambulance
  • Measure S Update
  • Instructional Materials Review
  • Emergency Broadband Benefit Program
  • Celebrating the Class of 2021
  • Job Opportunities

  • Upcoming Events

    • June 9: Middle & High School Minimum Day
    • June 9 & 10: High School Graduation Ceremonies
    • June 10: Last Day of Instruction/Minimum Day

Devices Information

K - 5th grade students will keep their OUSD issued devices over the summer.

  • 6th grade students attending Cerro Villa will keep their device
  • 6th grade students attending El Rancho or any other middle school will turn in their device at the end of the school year

3rd Trimester Report Cards

3rd Trimester Report Cards will not be mailed out this year. Beginning June 10th, Parents can access their students report card by logging into AERIES Parent Portal (instructions below).

Report Card Parent Portal Instructions

Student Medication for 2021-2022 school year

If your child will need medication at school during the 2021-2022 school year, please have your health care provider fill out the following form. Bring the completed form and medication to the health office before the beginning of the next school year in August, 2021.

Medication letter and Form

OUSD Counseling Website

The Elementary Counselors have updated the OUSD Counseling website to include summertime SEL activities for students and families. They have even included activities each of them will be enjoying so that their students can participate as well! The below link with your teachers, will help fill your summer days with good self-care and activities to help build resiliency through the power of positivity!

Link: OUSD Counseling Summer Resources

OUSD Counseling Webpage:

NOHL CANYON WILL HAVE TK (Transitional Kindergarten) BEGINNING 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR!!

Beginning in the 2021-2022 school year Nohl Canyon will be offering a TK (Transitional Kindergarten) class. Students who turn 5 between 9/2/21-12/2/21 are TK eligible. Those turning 5 between 12/3/21-4/1/22 are Extended TK candidates who will be offered a spot in birth order form oldest to youngest. Please visit the OUSD website under enrollment, Transitional Kindergarten for additional information.

Please call our school office if you need assistance with registration.

2021-2022 Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten Enrollment

Beginning Wednesday, January 13, 2021

2021-2022 Kindergarten/TK Enrollment will be held at each elementary school site and online

Cares Summer Camp Registration

Summer Camp Locations: Canyon Rim, La Veta, Palmyra and Serrano

CARES Expanded Learning is currently accepting registration for our Fall and Summer Camp programs (Please see the attached calendar. Unfortunately, field trips will not be offered this summer).

CARES Summer Camp Schedule Flyer

The link below will direct your families to Eleyo (our billing and attendance platform) where they can enroll for any of their CARES Program needs.


CARES Registration Information for 2021-2022 School Year

Monday, April 5, 2021

  • Fall Registration begins for the 2021/22 school year.
  • Please register on Eleyo (our new billing and attendance platform).
  • If you are new to Eleyo you will need to create an account first before you can register for fall or summer.
  • The registration fee is $100.00/$200.00 max per family and will be due and billed on Monday, August 2, 2021.
  • August (Pro-rated) and September tuition will be due and billed on Wednesday, August 18, 2021 (first day of school).

Please register as soon as possible, space is limited at each location!

For Information:

To register:

Summer camp registration will begin Monday, April 19, 2021.

Any questions please don’t hesitate to ask. Our Child Development Services office phone number is 714-628-5412.

Nohl Canyon School Association (NCSA)

Nohl Canyon Webstore

Click link below to access the NCSA webstore!

Nohl Canyon Spirit Shirts

Screen-printed Spirit Shirts and Bling Shirts are available for purchase in the office or Webstore. Sizes and quantities are limited!

  • Screen-printed Spirit Shirts: $12 each.
  • Bling shirts: $25 each.

5th Grade Fundraising

All 5th grade fundraising opportunities will be listed in this section each week. Please refer to this section of the newsletter for all information regarding 5th grade fundraising!

Important Dates

June 7 - 10: Free Dress

June 9: Kindergarten Promotion (9:00 / 10:00 am)

June 10: 6th Grade Promotion (10:45am)

  • Last Day of School (Minimum Day)