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Supporting Students Under a New System
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NAPLES BAYSIDE ACADEMY
A California Distinguished School 2011
March 2 to March 31, 2015
VISIT US AT: www. Lbschools.net/naples
SPRING FUNDRAISER AT THE LONG BEACH YACHT CLUB
SATURDAY, MARCH 21, 2015 AT 6:00 PM
CRUISE ABOARD THE SS NAPLES
We are less than one month away from our school’s biggest fundraiser of the year! Tickets are on sale now for $65 each and you are not going to want to miss this year’s event! There will be fabulous auction items, delicious food, dancing, and fun so mark your calendars!
Class Competition will start Monday, March 2nd and run through Friday, March 20th. Please check the flier coming home with your child to learn how you can help the school earn an Ice Cream Sundae Party and a DJ during their lunch period. The winning class will receive IN-N-OUT lunch for their entire class!
You won't want to miss this year's raffle items, including a pair of round trip airfare tickets on United Airlines to anywhere in the continental U.S., a fire station party and more! Raffle sales will begin on Monday, March 9th. Room parents will be selling raffle tickets starting then!
We still need auction items! If you would like to donate auction items, please leave them in the front office or contact Brenda Durnin at firstname.lastname@example.org. Check the E-News for the paypal link to purchase tickets for the event or to make a classroom competition donation.
TIME TO GET READY FOR TESTING
Practice Tests for the SBAC exam are now online. Your child can practice at home at http://caaspp.org/practice-and-training/. Click practice and training tests. Sign in as a guest.
PICTURES WITH CLASS -SPRING PHOTO DAY
TUESDAY, MARCH 3
This will be a free dress day, but school appropriate attire is still required. This will again, as in the fall, be a paperless method of ordering. There will be no order forms or pre-payment required. All students will have their photo taken with three different poses on a standard plain background. Within a month, parents will receive a proof sheet and order form from which they may select the pose and background of their choice. Orders may be turned into the office or ordering may be done on-line.
SCIENCE FAIR NEWS
We are hoping those ideas for a fabulous science project can now be put down on paper! If your child wants to participate in this year’s Naples Science Fair, please return the form that is coming home February 27. When you return the form to the office, you will pick up a more detailed package of information that pertains to the specific kind of project your child has chosen. If you have questions – please contact the Science Fair helpers that are listed on the letter that is coming home today.
MRS. NELSON’S BOOK FAIR
Mrs. Nelson’s Book Fair will be here Monday, March 23 through Friday, March 27. Just in time to get some vacation reading material! The Book Fair will be open before and after school.
ST. PATRICK’S SPECIAL DRESS DAY
Show your Dolphin pride! Student Council is sponsoring “Wear Green Day” on Tuesday, March 17 to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day. Wear your favorite green top with your uniform bottoms.
MEET THE MASTERS ASSEMBLY – TUESDAY, MARCH 17
This is our final Meet the Masters assembly for the 2014-2015 school year. Marc Chagall was born Moishe/Marc Shagal in Russia, in 1887-1985. He was a Russian-French-Jewish artist of international repute who, arguably, was one of the most influential modernist artists of the 20th Century, both as an early modernist, and as an important part of the Jewish artistic tradition. Docents, please plan on attending the In-Service training on Tuesday, March 18 at the times listed below
10:00 – 10:45 TK & Kindergarten
10:45 – 11:20 Primary Grades (1,2, & 3)
12:15 – 1:00 Upper Grades (4 & 5)
SPRING STUDENT COUNCIL ELECTION RESULTS
Our Student Council applicants did an outstanding job in preparing and presenting their speeches to the Student Body. Congratulations to all of our children who volunteered their time and talent to be involved in the Student Council election process.
TALENT SHOW THANKS
What a great evening of entertainment! A special thank you to the Talent Show Directors Candy Ibarra, Heather Meyer, Jessica Ripoll, and Cindy Osterlind for organizing such a fantastic event. We all had the opportunity to see the hidden talent that is at our wonderful school. The success of our show always depends on the volunteer efforts of staff and parents, so we would like to thank Tracy King, Angelique Diliberto, Rene Kilpatrick, Nick Ibarra and Sandy Headley, as well as all of the other helpers behind the scenes.
Our next meeting of the Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) will be on Monday, 3-30 at 8:15 in the auditorium. Our CERT team needs many volunteers because they will begin the process of cleaning and updating the Emergency Bin. If you would like to help, please contact Ed Shackeroff at email@example.com.
April 3 Admission Day – No School
April 6-10 Spring Break – No School
April 14 Science Fair Projects Due
April 17 5th Grade Field Trip to CSULB
April 24 4th Grade Walk Through California
April 27 Students selected for District Science Fair at Cabrillo High
April 28 5th Grade Walk Through the Revolution
May 16 District Science Fair at Cabrillo High
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