“We can, wherever and whenever we choose, successfully teach all children whose schooling is of interest to us.” - Ron Edmonds
November 27, 2017
Hello Parents and Families!
Important information and reminders:
- I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving Break! Welcome back!
- Vista Grove Kinder Prep Night: Thursday, November 30th. Both kindergarten teachers will provide kinder readiness activities for 3 - 4 year olds. Our kindergarten teachers will provide games, activities and music to prepare children for kinder and to get them comfortable in the classroom setting. Parents are invited to join the kids.
- NWEA/MAT Benchmark Testing: Grades 6th/7th/8th will be testing this week, Tuesday, 11/28/17 through Thursday, 11/30/17. This is the second benchmark test, to measure growth and for teachers and students to set learning goals. Please ensure your students are at school and on time. Make-ups are on Friday, 12/1/17.
- PBIS Assembly: Our next PBIS Assembly will be for grades K-3 on Friday, December 1, 2017at 9:30am. Our PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention Support) assemblies are an opportunity for students to gather as grade groups, practice character traits and celebrate social growth.
- Vista Lions Basketball: Our basketball season kicks off this week with two away games - Tuesday, 11/28/17 and Thursday, 11/30/17. Go Lions!
- Vista Grove Choir Performance at Desert Hills High School Arts and Music Camp Friday December 8th and Saturday December 9th, between 9am - 12pm.
- We will keep you informed for December items as they come closer. This will include dates for the Winter play, concert dates, last day of the semester, etc.
- Have a great week, and as always please call us if you have any questions from us
Yours in service,