SCHOOL UPDATES - WEEK OF 12/03/2023:
BOOK FAIR COMES TO SCHOOL THIS WEEK;
ELAC MEETING TUESDAY 12/5 AT 8:15AM;
WINTER FAMILY NIGHT THIS THURSDAY 12/7 4:30-8:00PM;
THIRD STREET’S ONLINE STORE IS OPEN;
GOT GAME WINTER CAMP REGISTRATION IS OPEN;
JMG WINTER SPORTS REGISTRATION IS OPEN;
WEST LA SOFTBALL SPRING REGISTRATION IS OPEN
BOOK FAIR COMES TO SCHOOL THIS WEEK 12/4-12/8
As you probably saw in your student’s backpack, the Scholastic Book Fair is coming to Third Street this week! The Fair takes place December 4th through 8th 7:30am to 4:00pm in our school library, along with extended hours for our Winter Family Night December 7th from 4:30pm to 7:30pm.
To learn more, shop more, and set up your student’s eWallet, please visit https://www.scholastic.com/bf/thirdstreet.
WE COULD STILL USE SOME MORE VOLUNTEERS!
Our PTA still needs parent volunteers to staff the Fair during its week-long run. Find a shift (or three or four!) that work for you and come out to enjoy how much our Third Street kids love the Book Fair. It's a major volunteer effort! Sign up here!
ELAC MEETING TUESDAY 12/5 AT 8:15AM
Please join us for our ELAC Meeting Tuesday, December 5 at 8:15 am in Room 33 or via Zoom meeting link: https://lausd.zoom.us/j/85379354424
Zoom meeting ID: 853 7935 4424
WINTER FAMILY NIGHT IS THURSDAY 12/7 4:30-8:00PM
THIRD STREET’S ONLINE STORE IS OPEN!
With the holidays around the corner, we are excited to announce the launch of our brand new online school merchandise store! Check out thirdstreet.schoolswagshop.com for the coolest selections in premium quality Panther gear such as bags, shirts, caps, water bottles, mugs, and many more. Our online store offers a convenient and secure way to show your school pride. You can shop from any smart device and get your order shipped straight to your home! Looking for gift ideas? Panther swag make great gifts for your favorite student, family member, alumna, teacher or future Panther. Remember, every purchase supports Friends of Third and the programs they provide ALL students at Third Street, making your school pride even more meaningful. Go Panthers!
KINDNESS CORNER (MAKING CARING COMMON UPDATES)
MCC TOY DRIVE WRAPS UP THIS WEDNESDAY!
The Making Caring Common Student Council is hosting a 3rd Street Elementary Toy Drive to benefit the Koreatown Youth + Community Center. We will be collecting toys from 11/27/2023 through 12/6/2023.
If you are able to donate, please bring new, unwrapped toys for kids ages 0-10 years old and drop them in the donation box at the main school entrance.
**Please no toy guns, make-up, clothing or shoes.**
Thank you for your support!
GOT GAME WINTER CAMP REGISTRATION IS OPEN
When school is OUT this Winter break, Got Game Camp is IN! Registration is OPEN for the popular day camp in our area, right here at 3rd Street, built for ALL types of campers!
Camp runs 9am-3:30pm (with extended care available 8am-5pm)! Campers enjoy wide and diverse range of options from active games, tons of sports, projects, creative outlets, performances and SO much more!
Visit www.GotGameCamp.com for more information and to register!
Got Questions? They've got answers! Email Admin@GotGameCamp.com or call (310) 975-8524 ext. 1 for more info!!
JMG WINTER CAMP REGISTRATION IS OPEN
JMG AFTER SCHOOL WINTER SPORTS
Using Sports to teach communication, socialization and GROWTH MINDSET!
Starts Tuesday, January 16th! (UTK - KINDER & 1st picked up at classroom and walked to 3rd St Field) Monday - Basketball UTK-5 Jan 22-April 29 (12 Classes) 2:30-3:30p $274/Student/Season Tuesday - Multi-sport UTK-5 Jan 16- April 30 (15 Classes) 1:30-2:30p $342/Student/ Season Wednesday - Soccer UTK-5 Jan 17- May 1 (14 Classes) 2:30-3:30p $319/Student/ Season REGISTRATION IS OPEN!! https://www.jmgsportswise.com/third-street-elementary/after-school-sports/
WEST LA SOFTBALL REGISTRATION FOR SPRING IS OPEN
MCC STUDENT COUNCIL MEMBERS ARE THERE TO SUPPORT STUDENTS
The Making Caring Common Student Council members will be wearing gold hats throughout the school days so they can be easily identified and recognized on campus. Please let your students know to look for the gold hats if they need a friend, someone to talk to, or help with anything.
UPCOMING IMPORTANT DATES
Tuesdays Early dismissal (1:30pm)
M-F, 12/4-12/8 Book Fair
Thursday, 12/7 Winter Family Night
Thursday, 12/14 KDLP Winter Performance
12/18/2023 - 1/5/2024 WINTER BREAK - NO SCHOOL
Friday, 1/12/2024 Community Meeting
School Spirit Day theme: pajama day
Submit your photos to our Yearbook team here!
Purchase Third Street March here: https://shop.schoolswagshop.com/collections/3rd-street-elementary!
Click here to join our PTA and support many initiatives at our school!
Gift your student, teacher, staff something extra special for their birthday this year! Click here to add a shoutout for them on our June Street main entrance marquee!
Want to be involved with Making Caring Common at Third Street? Email Jocelyn at email@example.com.
Opt in for text or email alerts from our school - See details in this post.
Traffic Safety Volunteers wanted - Traffic Safety Valet Sign Up is encouraged for our 1st through 5th grade families. Each slot is only for 20 minutes and helps our drop offs go smoothly and safely, and enables 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 and at events!
Check out our Instagram - Follow us @friendsofthird and connect with our wonderful online school community
Community Meeting Recording - Please click COMMUNITY MEETING for recordings of past meetings
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!