We are excited to introduce a few new events for the 2018-2019 school year as well as continue some of our favorites! Look out for event details on the Arroyo website and in the Eagle Eye Newsletter as dates approach. As always, we will need your support to make these events successful. Please visit the Volunteer Opportunities section of our website to get involved.
For the latest event and general school dates, see the School Calendar.
August 22 – FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL
Welcome to Arroyo! School will begin at 8:35 and end at 1:10 that day.
Aug 22-24 – WELCOME WEEK
In lieu of a single Arroyo day, we invite Eagle families to visit throughout the first week of school! Come on to campus and see Arroyo in action. All opportunities will offer a chance for families to learn about Arroyo, select a volunteer role, purchase spirit wear, and meet and mingle with fellow Eagles.
Wednesday Welcome Coffee - 8:30-9:30 am. Picnic tables by the office. Meet the new principal and PTA leaders, and find out how you can get involved!
Thursday Lunchtime Visit - 11:40 am-12:05 pm. Learning Commons/lunch area. Swing by during lunch to give your student a hug and see what’s happening on the playground.
Friday Family Fun - 2:15-5:30 pm. Families welcome for an all school assembly featuring Warriors “Dance Cam Mom” Robin Schreiber. We’ll continue the fun with a kickoff dance led by Dance Cam Mom on the blacktop, playground games, food trucks and free time for families to get to know one another.
Aug 30 – BACK-TO-SCHOOL NIGHT (Parents only)
This Thursday will be a minimum day to allow our teachers preparation time. Hear from Arroyo teachers in your child’s classroom from 5:30-7:15 pm. This is an adult only event.
Sept 3 – LABOR DAY HOLIDAY
Sept 28– PICTURE DAY
Look for Picture Day information to be sent home with your child after school starts.
Sept 28 – Oct 5 - BOOK FAIR
Students visit the Book Fair during the week with their English classroom and are invited to shop before school at 8am and after school until 3:30pm. Book Fair Family Night will be held on Wednesday, October 3rd from 6-8pm and parents are invited for Bagels and Books on Friday, October 5th from 8-9am for some final shopping.
Oct 28 – STAMPEDE & SOAR FUN RUN
Join the Arroyo Eagles and Central Mustangs as they Stampede & Soar through the City of Good Living on Sunday, October 28th. This year’s fun run will be a Color Chase celebrating community and raising money for our school through business sponsorships. Family members are invited to get in on the action or cheer on the runners as they race the rainbow! Register via at PTAEZ Online and check out our Sponsorship Opportunities also available. Volunteer to help with the event here.
Oct 31 – HALLOWEEN PARTY
Nov 12 – VETERANS’ DAY HOLIDAY
Nov 13 - 16 – OUTDOOR ED 5TH GRADE OVERNIGHT FIELD TRIP
Nov 19 - 23 – THANKSGIVING VACATION
Dec 24 - Jan 7 – WINTER VACATION
Enjoy this time off with your family!
Jan 21 - MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. DAY
FEB 2 - LET’S GLOW ARROYO!
Introducing a new spin on the sweetheart dance - it’s a glow-in-the dark games and dance party! Join us on Saturday, February 2 from 7:00-9:00 pm in Mustang Hall. Arroyo students and an adult chaperone will enjoy dancing, snacks, a selfie station, graffiti wall, glow games, a student glow bag with glow swag, and more! Purchase your tickets on PTAEZ for $30 per Arroyo student/parent pair (+$15 per additional sibling enrolled at Arroyo). Register early to guarantee your swag bag! Price increases to $40/pair after 1/22/2019. Scholarships available upon request. Please contact Principal Friel. This event is only for current Arroyo students plus a guardian.
Feb 19 - 23 – PRESIDENTS’ WEEK BREAK
March 9 – SCEF GALA
Apr 1 - 5 – SPRING BREAK
April 14 – SPRING CLEAN-UP
April 23 – 5th GRADE BAND CONCERT
May 18 – HOMETOWN DAYS PARADE
May 27 – MEMORIAL DAY HOLIDAY
May 29 – OPEN HOUSE
Jun 12 - LAST DAY OF SCHOOL & YEAR-END CELEBRATION
Up-to-date calendar information can always be found on the School Google Calendar. Some events may be subject to change.