March 20, 2016

Week at a Glance 

03/25 Gator Run Artwork Deadline (new date)
03/25 Wear Green or Gator Gear
03/25 Unclaimed Lost & Found Donated After School


*Details Below

Safety Reminder

MORNING ARRIVAL Playground games are not allowed before school starts as there is no supervision. Students are welcome to join Run Club from 7:45-8:05am on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. Otherwise, students should arrive no earlier than 8am and should wait for the 8:10 bell at the lunch benches.
 

Gator Run Art Contest

KIDS! WE WANT YOUR ARTWORK! Draw, paint, or color our Grand View Gator running like a champion across the Gator Run finish line. This will be the Gator Run's 21st anniversary. Submit your artwork in the PTA work room by 3/25 (new date.) The winning artwork will be featured on t-shirts, banners, flyers, postcards, and websites. Please use only four (or fewer) colors. Black doesn't have to count as one of the colors. Questions? Email Betsey Keely at betseygkeely@mac.com
 

Honorary Service Award

NOMINATIONS OPEN The Honorary Service Award is a PTA award recognizing deserving parents, teachers, or community volunteers for outstanding service to our students and/or our school. We encourage all parents and staff to submit nominations for individuals you feel deserve to be honored. Please submit the HSA nomination form to the school office by 3/31.
 

Run Club

FIRST TIMERS & BRING-A-FRIEND WEEK Kids and parents: join us from 7:45-8:05am for prizes and giveaways M-W-F this week. We'll have Popsicle & ice cream coupons, Dri-fit t-shirts, and Yogurtland gift cards. If you've never participated before, this is the week to give Run Club a try! If you are a regular, this is the week to invite a friend, classmate, or neighbor! gvpta.com/runclub.
 

Parenting Classes

FREE MBEF is partnering with Pepperdine University to provide a five-part series of parenting classes in April and May for parents of children in grades K-5. This is a free program, and you may attend any or all classes, but reservations are required. Click for details and to reserve a spot.
 

PTA Reflections Art Contest Winners

CONGRATULATIONS! Thank you to all our entrants for sharing the gift of your creativity! Please pick up your entry after school this Tuesday, 3/22, from the PTA work room. Questions? Contact Virginia Vilchis at vickyvilchisart@gmail.com.
In Music Composition:
Jackson Cato - MBUSD Council First Place Winner, Intermediate
Sam Cato - MBUSD Council First Place Winner, Primary
In Visual Arts:
Emma Sweeny - MBUSD Council First Place Winner, Primary
Ellis Tuppan - 2nd Place
Amelia Strotton - 3rd Place
Avery Hartman - 3rd Place
Eliana Moore - Honorable Mention
Caroline Newbold - Honorable Mention
Max Rossmann - Honorable Mention
Maximo Moore - Honorable Mention
In Sculpture:
Emelia Bales - 2nd Place
In Literature/Film Production:
Asya Yuret - 2nd Place
 

Summer Opportunities

CAMP VIP & MB/X PARTNER CAMPS Registration is open at mbxfoundation.org. Current 5th graders: take a look at the unique adventure trips offered by ARC at Meadows. Questions? Contact Nancy Rosenberg at nancy@mbxfoundation.org or 310-503-1771. Proceeds from Camp VIP and MB/X are donated to MBUSD.

MANHATTAN BEACH PARKS & REC Click for summer camp info and registration.
 

Upcoming Events

Follow on Twitter   Like on Facebook   Forward to Friend 
Copyright © 2016 Grand View PTA, All rights reserved.


Email Marketing Powered by Mailchimp
unsubscribe from this list   update subscription preferences