Wednesday Digital Folder

October 6th, 2021

ESSER III(Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Funds) Parent Forum

Please click on the link below to see the recording from our parent meeting.

COVID Testing at SME

How and Where PUSD Students and Employees Can Get Tested

  • PUSD offers COVID-19 PCR oral or nasal swab tests on campuses and at the District’s Primary Clinic, 8 a.m. - 3:30 pm. By appointment, please call (626) 396-3600, ext 88180

  • On PUSD campuses(SME) weekly testing, on Thursdays starting in September, is available for ALL students and staff.

  • Register for testing on the Color system here:

Please make sure you have clicked on the link for the COVID survey in the email from PUSD Health Programs. Our goal is to have 100% students signed up in the Color system by next Friday, October 15th. Call the office if you need help and/or have questions.

Thank you to Mrs. Halpern's class for being the first class with 100% participation.

PTA Announcements

Our 2021 PTA Read-A-Thon is in Full Swing!

If you haven't already, register and have students track progress through our Get Movin Fund Hub. This is one of our biggest PTA fundraisers of the year — all proceeds directly support SME programs and supplies. Prizes will be awarded to top readers, fundraisers, and classrooms!

Register + track progress at:

Arts Reflection Submission Due Date is Nov. 1

The 2021–2022 Reflections theme is I Will Change the World By…

Students submit their completed works of art in one or all of the available arts categories: Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, Visual Arts. Have your student start thinking about what they will create. Additional details coming soon.

SEEDs Parent Group Announcements

SEEDS is celebrating LGBTQ+ History Month for the month of October! Please check out our SEEDS resource guide for valuable resources on LGBTQ+ History. Also, check out our SEEDS bulletin board on our Facebook page @SMESEEDSGROUP. SEEDS meets the last Monday of the Month @ 6:30pm, Hope to see you there!

AFB Annoucements

Thank you to everyone who has contributed to All In For Fall! If you haven't contributed yet, there's still time - the recommended amount is $375 per child, and donations at any amount are welcome.

Your employer may offer a corporate match benefit, which doubles your donation - email to check if your employer offers a matching program.

Go to to donate today!

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