TOPICS ADDRESSED: COMMUNITY MEETING; BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT; LAUSD AFTERNOON ENRICHMENT COURSES; SCHOOL SITE COUNCIL (SSC) AND ENGLISH LEARNING ADVISORY COUNCIL (ELAC) ORIENTATION AND ELECTIONS; KIWICO CRATES
Join Principal Kim, Friends of Third, and the PTA at September's Community Meeting this Friday, September 11 at 3 PM. In addition to being provided with the latest news and updates, this month's meeting will feature 3rd Street's school psychologist, Ashley Coakley, who will be providing tips to parents on how they can support their child at home during distance learning. The Zoom link and password will be shared with parents in the upcoming days via our Blackboard Connect system.
In lieu of our annual Back-to-school Breakfast, 3rd Street will be hosting a virtual Back-to-school night on Tuesday, September 15. ETK/TK/K/PAL/SDC and grade 1 teachers will hold their meeting from 5:00-5:30 PM, grade 2-3 teachers will hold their meeting from 5:45-6:15 PM, and grade 4-5 teachers will hold their meeting from 6:30-7:00 PM. Teachers will share their Zoom link to their Back-to-school meeting with their families in the upcoming days.
LAUSD Afternoon Enrichment Courses
LAUSD is offering a fall enrichment program that consists of afterschool virtual courses for any K-12th grade student who is interested and currently enrolled in an LA Unified school. These courses are similar to the summer enrichment courses the district offered, but also include new offerings, as well. Registration begins today, September 8, and closes on September 15 at 11:59 AM. Parents will also need to have previously registered for their Parent Portal account and know their login information when registering at enrichment.lausd.net. Please see the attachments below for additional details.
School Site Council (SSC) & English Learner Advisory Council (ELAC) Orientation and Election
Parents are encouraged to make a difference in the governance of our school by participating in our School Site Council (SSC) and English Learner Advisory Council (ELAC). Please see the attached or our school website (https://www.thirdstreetschool.com/elac-ssc) for more information.
Are you looking to supplement STEAM learning at home? 3rd St PTA + Kiwico = BIG discount! Kiwico is offering 3rd St families a blanket 20% OFF discount on all products at all subscription lengths! Kiwico has graciously set up a landing page for us at https://www.kiwico.com/thirdstreetpta and the 20% discount will be applied at checkout. Each crate will be shipped to your home every month and will contain 3 STEAM activities.
Sign up your children, invite your friends and families, buy them as gifts and get STEAM learning into your homes at big savings!!
Please note that Kiwico is unable to discount monthly crate orders placed on a monthly basis so please look at the 3, 6,or 12 month subscriptions.