Arroyo Eagle Eye - 10/22/18

CONFERENCE WEEK 

This week is conference week, and as a reminder every day is a minimum day.  Students will be dismissed at 1:10pm.  

COUNSELOR'S UPDATE

October is Bullying Prevention Month. Since the Second Step Child Protection Unit is being presented in the classrooms for SEL lessons this month, we will be presenting Bullying Prevention focused curriculum starting in November.

This coming Wednesday, October 24 is UNITY DAY. All students and staff are encouraged to WEAR ORANGE to show support of Bullying Prevention. Together we are united for Kindness, Acceptance, and Inclusion.

PTA NEWS

STAMPEDE & SOAR COLOR RUN THIS SUNDAY 10/28!

Registered Stampede & Soar participants must pick their Color Run T-Shirt and registration information at Road Runner Sports on Friday, October 26 OR Saturday, October 27 from 4:00pm-7:00pm ONLY. Road Runner Sports is offering participants a DISCOUNT of $10 off purchases of 30+ or 25% off entire purchase for VIP members.

Visit Stampede & Soar for registration information and volunteer opportunities.

Thank you to our Platinum, Gold and Silver Stampede & Soar Sponsors!

PTA MEMBERSHIP

There is still time to sign up for your Central/Arroyo PTA Membership.  Membership is just $20 per family or $10 per individual.  Becoming a member allows you to:

  • Contribute to important discussions that impact your children’s experience at school
  • Meet other parents and build community
  • Help foster a safe, welcoming, and fun learning environment by partnering with the schools
  • Attend montly meetings (optional)

Sign up for your PTA membership here

Already signed up? Pick up your 2018-2019 Membership Cards in the office.

DISTRICT NEWS

NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION

New student registration Parent Information Night
Tuesday, November 13, 2018 6:30-8:00PM
Central Middle School’s Gym
757 Cedar Street

Enrollment for kindergarten/transitional kindergarten begins November 1, 2018!

Parent Information Night is designed to provide parents/guardians with information about the San Carlos School District and it’s programs.

REMINDER - ROPES IS COMING!

Tonight, October 22, is the 4th Grade ROPES Orientation for all students in 4th grade attending Arroyo, Arundel, Charter Learning Center, and Heather, and interested in doing a ROPES Project.  The orientation will take place from 6 -7 PM in Central Middle School's Mustang Hall. Please attend to find out details about the ROPES project and to have an opportunity for students and parents to ask specific questions.

SAN CARLOS SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, AND MATH FAIR WORKSHOP #2

When: Wednesday, October 24th from 7:00pm-8:30pm
Where: Central Middle School Library

Students (and parents) in 5-8th grades interested in entering this year’s fair should try and attend.  We will:  

  • Briefly review the key topics from September’s introductory meeting for students who missed this first meeting.
  • Discuss how to design experiments for a successful STEM Fair project.
  • Discuss and get valuable input on their project ideas with our community scientists and engineers during the second half of the meeting.

Attendance at the workshops is not required to enter the STEM Fair.  The fair will take place on January 26th, 2019.

Contact Bob Dubrow, bdubrow@scsdk8.org if you have questions or comments.

SCEF

HAVE A TON OF FUN AND SUPPORT SCEF!

Dance Party at The Lariat - Nov. 2

Get down and dance to the hot sounds of San Francisco spinmaster, "DJ ManCub."  Entry includes a night of non-stop dancing, drinks, pizza & snacks, sweets, and deep grooves!

Tickets available now at: www.scefkids.org/events

Get your Faculty and Friends Concert tickets now at:

https://www.scefkids.org/events

On November 9th at 7pm, join our SCSD music teachers, local musicians and community members for an evening of live music. This popular event, held at St. Charles Church in San Carlos, is great for the whole family.  Refreshments will be available for sale at intermission. Support SCEF, music in our schools and enjoy our local musicians.

SCEF Photo Stop at Goblin Walk

On Friday, October 26, from 4-5:30pm, when you and your 7 years and under kiddos are wandering Laurel street at the annual Goblin Walk, don’t forget to stop by the SCEF Photo Stop.  You will find this photo opportunity just in front of Bank of America. Be sure to tag #SCEF and #cityofgoodliving in your photos!

8th Annual Halloween Candy Buy-Back

Enjoy some of your Halloween treats and then donate the rest! Drop-off your Halloween Candy at your school’s office November 1-7th. Local dentists Drs. Amin, Chang and Kaher will donate $1 per pound of wrapped candy to SCEF, and Operation Gratitude with Estes Express Shipping will ship the candy to our troops overseas.

Support our troops and support your school!