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THE WORD ON 3RD

Updated: Feb 12


SCHOOL UPDATES - WEEK OF 01/28/2024:

COMMUNITY MEETING & SCHOOL SPIRIT DAY FRIDAY;

CASINO & COCKTAILS ANNUAL FUNDRAISER INVITATION;

YEARBOOKS! GET YOUR YEARBOOKS! (AND LOVE ADS!);

PTA COFFEE CHAT THURSDAY

 

COMMUNITY MEETING & SCHOOL SPIRIT DAY FRIDAY, 2/2

Join us in the Auditorium at 8:15am this Friday, February 2, 2024, for updates from Principal Lee, the PTA, FoT, and others! This week, Ms Choi will provide a parent workshop for this year’s 2nd grade OLSAT test.


This Friday is also our monthly School Spirit Day! The theme is wearing red for love!


CASINO & COCKTAILS ANNUAL FUNDRAISER INVITATION


Save the date for the annual Casino & Cocktails parent night out fundraising event and silent auction on Friday, March 1st from 7pm to 10pm at our amazing NEW location!


The online silent auction launches February 23rd and we need your help! Have an awesome vacation property available? Donate a weekend! Season tickets to a hot sporting event? We’ll take them off your hands! Other top sellers include things like summer camp credits, tickets to Disneyland, live show tapings, restaurant gift cards, private chef packages and more.


Remember, the funds raised go towards all of the amazing FOT-sponsored programs our kids know and love, like PE, Science Lab, Tech Lab, Music, and more. To donate to the silent auction, please fill out the form linked in the flyer below and email it to Melissa Woolley at Melissa.Woolley@gmail.com and Jenn Rojas at Jcornwall17@gmail.com


오는 3월 1일 , 오후 7시부터 10시까지 연례 카지노, 칵테일 경매(silent auction)가 열리게되었습니다. 작년과 다른 장소에서 진행되는데 너무 멋진곳이랍니다! 


온라인 경매는 2 23일에 시작되고 3가 가족들의 많은 도움이 필요합니다휴가를 보낼수 있는 Vacation home을 가지고 계신가요? 사용하지 않을 주말을 기부해보세요! 유명한 스포츠 경기의 시즌 티켓을 가지고 계신가요? 기부해주세요! 또 다른 인기 상품으로는 여름방학 캠프 크레딧, 디즈니랜드 티켓, 라이브 쇼 , 레스토랑 기프트 카드, 개인 요리사 패키지 등등이 있습니다.


모금된 금액은 우리 아이들이 사랑하는 FOT후원 프로그램들인 PE, Science Lab, Tech Lab, Music등에 사용됩니다. 이번경매에 기부를 원하신다면 첨부된 파일 확인 후 작성하셔서 Melissa Woolley (Melissa.Woolley@gmail.com)  Jenn Rojas (Jcornwall17@gmail.com). 에게 이메일을 보내주세요감사합니다!



YEARBOOKS! GET YOUR YEARBOOKS! (AND LOVE ADS)

2023/24 yearbooks are NOW ON SALE!  

More than 270 students have already ordered yearbooks - Don't miss out!  Order your copy today for a discounted price of $25. Click on this link to order your yearbook today!  Our school code is 228294M.  Please make sure your student information is accurate for easy distribution.  All proceeds benefit Friends of Third.  Feeling generous?  You can also donate a yearbook to students when checking out!


2023/2024 앨범 판매가 시작되었습니다!

지금 주문하시면 할인된 가격인 $25에 구입하실 수 있습니다. 여기서 주문하세요. 학교 코드는 228294M입니다. 주문하실 때 정확한 정보를 기입하셨는지 한 번 더 확인해 주세요. 앨범 제작이나 구입에 관련된 문의가 있으시다면 3rdstreetyearbook@gmail.com 으로 주세요. 모든 수익금은 Friends of Third로 돌아갑니다. 


Parents!  Take out an ad in the yearbook to celebrate your students! 

This is a great idea for graduating kindergarteners, to celebrate another great year at Third, congratulate a 5th grade student, or thank a special teacher!  Click on this link to design and order your ad today. Our school code is 228294M.  


Submit Yearbook Photos!

The yearbook staff invites students and parents/caregivers to submit photos for the yearbook.  If you've got great photos of your student(s) and their friends, please share them with us!  We're looking for photos of students at school - playing at recess, in the garden, at movie night, on field trips, and during spirit days! Submit your photos through this link! 


앨범 사진을 제출해 주세요!

앨범 위원회는 모든 학생들과 학부모, 보호자 분들이 아이들의 사진을 적극적으로 보내주시기를 바랍니다. 자녀들의 학교에서 다른 친구들과 찍은 사진이나 재미있는 학교 생활 모습이 담긴 사진들이 있다면 저희에게 보내주세요! 학생들이 캠퍼스에 있는 사진 - 리세스 시간에 노는 사진이나 무비 나잇, 필드트립, 스피릿 데이 등 학교 이벤트 등에 참여한 사진도 좋습니다. 여기에 사진을 올려주세요.


Contact 3rdstreetyearbook@gmail.com with any questions.





PTA COFFEE CHAT THURSDAY - GET THE SCOOP!

If you have ever wondered how to get involved in our wonderful school community, join our PTA members this week to learn about the work the PTA does and how you can fit in for the 2024-2025 school year! If you already know you would like to be a PTA leader (Board member or Committee Chair) for the 2024-25 school year, please email alisharanen@gmail.com. Please join us for coffee on 2/1 (8am, outside the cafeteria) to learn more.


ADDITIONAL REMINDERS:


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.


JMG AFTER SCHOOL WINTER SPORTS

Using Sports to teach communication, socialization and GROWTH MINDSET!

The season starts this week, and registration is still open!

(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



UPCOMING IMPORTANT DATES

Tuesdays Early dismissal (1:30pm)

Thursday PTA Coffee Chat @8:00am outside the Cafeteria

Friday, 2/2 Community Meeting in the Auditorium @8:15am

School Spirit Day! Theme: Dr. Seuss Day (wear red)

Friday, 2/9 Lunar New Year celebration


ONGOING

Submit your photos to our Yearbook team here!


Purchase your 2023-2024 Yearbook here! Use school code 228294M.


Purchase Third Street merch here!


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 jocelyn@mindovermediapr.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!

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