SCHOOL UPDATES - WEEK OF 4/23/2023:
WALK-A-THON HAS BEGUN!;
STEM & LITERACY NITE;
STAFF & TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK;
JMG SUMMER CAMP
WALK-A-THON HAS BEGUN!
Last week, flyers on our walk-a-thon fundraising event went home with each student. If your student(s) is not yet signed up, please reach out to their teacher. Please email Allison (firstname.lastname@example.org) any questions or interest in volunteering!
STEM & LITERACY NITE
Join us Thursday, May 4th from 4pm to 6pm for Family STEM & Literacy Nite and explore science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and reading through engaging hands-on activities.
STAFF & TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK NEEDS YOU!
National Staff Appreciation week is from May 8-12pm. We are planning on showing our gratitude to each and every staff member that cares for our kids! Please see attached for the flyer of events for the staff for the week! WE NEED YOUR HELP! Please sign up (below) to contribute to food items, financial contribution, or come and show your support to kick off the week with a "Applause parade" Monday, May 8. Bring your kids and help pass out flowers and say "thank you" on Monday, May 8, from 7:30 am to 8:00 am as staff arrives and walks into school! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0d4dabab2ba4f5c70-staff#/. Please contact Robyn with any email@example.com, or 626-607-6780.
Also, share your appreciation for our amazing staff and teachers by having students post to the Padlet link below, a poem or words of appreciation for their teacher or a staff member at Third Street. Posts submitted by Wednesday, May 3, will be considered to be read aloud to the entire school, Monday, May 8.
JMG's BUILD YOUR OWN SUMMER CAMP
JMG Sportswise is excited to offer our Third Street community some engaging summer camp experiences that families can customize! Check out the details and register your student(s) here: https://www.jmgsportswise.com/third-street-elementary ..
On top of that, registration for Spring after school programming is still open! For more information and to sign up, please visit their registration page here. Options include Monday basketball, Tuesday multi-sport, and Wednesday soccer!
Monday, 4/24 Unassigned Day - NO SCHOOL
Thursday, 4/27 Korean Dual Language Program Showcase
Friday, 5/5 Spirit Day Theme: Out of this World (space / rainbow clothing)
May 8 - 12 Staff & Teacher Appreciation Week
Friday, 5/12 Walk-a-thon Field Day
Opt in for text or email alerts from our school - See details in this post.
Traffic Safety Volunteers wanted - 1st-5th grade families can sign up for 20min slots to help our drop offs go smoothly and safely, and to enable our school's aides to be on campus helping our students get to class. For more details, please see our Traffic Safety page.
Volunteers Wanted - sign up to help in our classrooms or as a Copy Cat.
Library Helping Hands wanted - Sign up to help with programs like Read Around the World, our upcoming Swimming In Books for our Kinder and 1st Grade students, and much more. Please click on the link below and sign up -- dates available up until Spring Break. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090F45AAAD2BA0FD0-library
Check out our Instagram - Follow us @friendsofthird and connect with our wonderful online school community
Fundraising Reminders - In case the opportunity presents itself to you and your family, please bookmark our Friends of Third fundraising page for easy reference.
Don't forget you can help our school earn BIG BUCKS by signing up for Ralph's Rewards and selecting Friends of Third (org # YQ077)!
Please take a moment and download the BOX TOPS app and select Third Street Elementary as your school. Then, whenever you buy a product with the BoxTops symbol on it, simply open the app, scan your receipt and BOOM you are ready to earn $$$ our school!