February 21, 2016

Week at a Glance 

02/22 Run Club
02/24 Run Club Prize Giveaway*
02/24 MBUSD Budget Workshop 5:30pm - District Office*
02/25 5th Grade Lunchtime Book Club - Rm. 24*
Run Club
02/26 Spirit Day - Wear Green or Gator Gear
02/26 Unclaimed Lost & Found Donated After School

*Details Below

Parent Party!

OUR AMAZING ANNUAL EVENT! Dust off your dancing shoes and get ready for a fun night out! Our annual Parent Party will be Saturday, 3/12, at the Automobile Driving Museum in El Segundo from 6-11pm. Details and ticket sales coming soon. Book your sitter now and get ready for an amazing event!

Calling All Leaders

PTA LEADERSHIP POSITIONS AVAILABLE Are you a working parent who wants to be involved at Grand View? We have the perfect positions for working parents. The 2016-17 PTA Nominating Committee is looking for the next VP of Volunteers to serve on the PTA Executive Board. The position requires only two hours a month on campus, while the rest of the responsibilities may be performed online at your convenience. Other great opportunities include Chair positions for the Book Fair, the Gator Run, and more. To find out more contact Sandy Quigley at sandyshepley@hotmail.com by 2/29.

Parking Lot Change

NEW STAFF SPOTS ON VISITOR SIDE The middle eight spots on the right hand side of visitor parking are now painted STAFF. Visitors may still park in the top three and the bottom five spots on the right hand side.

Run Club

PRIZES Yogurtland prizes will be given away this Wednesday. Congrats to 1st grade for having the most participants the week before the break, closely followed by 2nd grade. Everyone welcome M-W-F from 7:45-8:05am. gvpta.com/runclub.

Budget Workshop 2/24

ALL ARE INVITED TO PARTICIPATE Staff will present info in a workshop format that will be used as the Board develops the 2016-17 budget. The 30-minute presentation will include:
  • The California Budget for Education
  • SoCalROC Budget for 2016-17
  • MBEF Budget for 2016-17
  • Other requests for school expenditures
  • The impact of these factors on the 2016-17 MBUSD Budget
After the presentation, the Board will invite participants to comment on issues related to the development of the 2016-17 budget. The 2016-17 budget workshop will be held at the District Office from 5:30-7:30pm.

Spare Change Wanted

CHANGE 4 CHANGE FUNDRAISER Our students are collecting spare change they may find, or may have around the house, to bring to their classroom. The Grand View Student Council will donate the money to St. Jude's Children's Hospital on 3/11 (new date) to help sick and injured children. A modest goal of $1 per student has been set. Thank you.

5th Gr. Book Club 2/25

LUNCHTIME 5th grade students who have read "The Fourteenth Goldfish" by Jennifer L. Holm are invited to meet in Room 24 during lunch on 2/25 for a discussion and for fun. Questions? Email Valerie Ruppert at valerie.ruppert@gmail.com.

Lost & Found

UNCLAIMED ITEMS TO BE DONATED 2/26 There are hundreds of items on the rack and in the barrels. Please check the Lost & Found before school ends on Friday when unclaimed items will be bagged for donation.

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