VAPA Weekly Announcements 4.14.2019

● We have a Growth Mindset ● We Keep all Staff & Every Student in Mind ● We Commit & Follow Through

WINGS ● We Include everyone ● Never Give Up, have a ● Growth Mindset to ● Soar off to college

Shout Outs:

  • Shout out to Mrs. Boolen, Ms. Hale, Ms. Haselton, Mrs. Morris, Ms. Richardson, Ms. Diaz, Mr. Hill, Mr. Fraser and Ms. Carreno for committing and following through with planning and hosting our 6th annual career fair. Our students were very engaged and learned much from over 30 careers!

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Additional Information:

  • Snack Clean Up: Please help keep our school campus clean by reminding students to clean up after their snack and lunch
  • Girl’s Basketball Go Fund Me: We have started a school Go Fund Me for the girl’s basketball team to attend an overnight summer camp on campus at USD! Here is the link if you are interested in donating or sharing on your social media accounts: https://www.gofundme.com/nike-girls-basketball-camp .
  • Contracts: At the PD on Thursday, admin passed out contracts for 2019/2020! Please have those returned by Monday, April 15th!
  • On the Blog: The blog post this week gives some commonly used music stations that you may find helpful! While we may not be permitted to play music during testing, it is still a great way to help calm our classroom environments. https://feastercharter.wordpress.com/2019/04/14/playing-music-in-the- classroom/

Week at a Glance

After-School Duty: 3rd Grade ** Q4: Grit & Optimism ** Pasta for Pennies ** Please sign up for your formal observation in Room 201!

 

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

*Spirit Day: College Gear

Collaboration:

AM: PM: 5th

 

CPR Certification:

Ms. Haselton

 

Girls on the Run Practice 3:30pm

 

Induction Meet-Up 3:05pm

Collaboration:

AM: 1st PM: 2nd

 

Coffee with the Principal 7:45am in MPR

 

Field Trips

Living Coast Discovery Center – Ms. Slabaugh

 

Lead Meeting 3:05pm

 

Girls on the Run Practice 3:30pm

Charter Board Meeting 4:30 Room 401

Collaboration:

AM: 6th PM: 3rd

 

#Feasterstaysfit Classes 3:15-4:00

*$40 for 8 weeks, sign up in 201!

 

 

Collaboration:

AM: MS/TK PM:

 

ILT Session #4 Leads Off-Campus

 

PD: Spring Kermes

1:45-3:00pm

Collaboration:

AM: Kinder PM: 4th

 

Achieve 3000 Pizza Party 1:30pm in MPR

Looking Ahead & Other Information:

  • 4.23.19-4.25.19 – VIP Celebrations
  • 4.24.19 – #FeasterStaysFit Class
  • 4.25.19 – ELAC/DELAC
  • 4.26.19 – SBAC Pep Rally

STEM Weekly Announcements 4.15.2019

● We have a Growth Mindset ● We Keep all Staff & Every Student in Mind ● We Commit & Follow Through

WINGS ● We Include everyone ● Never Give Up, have a ● Growth Mindset to ● Soar off to college

Shout Outs:

  • Shout out to Mrs. Boolen, Ms. Hale, Ms. Haselton, Mrs. Morris, Ms. Richardson, Ms. Diaz, Mr. Hill, Mr. Fraser and Ms. Carreno for committing and following through with planning and hosting our 6th annual career fair. Our students were very engaged and learned much from over 30 careers!

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Additional Information:

  • Snack Clean Up: Please help keep our school campus clean by reminding students to clean up after their snack and lunch
  • Girl’s Basketball Go Fund Me: We have started a school Go Fund Me for the girl’s basketball team to attend an overnight summer camp on campus at USD! Here is the link if you are interested in donating or sharing on your social media accounts: https://www.gofundme.com/nike-girls-basketball-camp .
  • Contracts: At the PD on Thursday, admin passed out contracts for 2019/2020! Please have those returned by Monday, April 15th!
  • On the Blog: The blog post this week gives some commonly used music stations that you may find helpful! While we may not be permitted to play music during testing, it is still a great way to help calm our classroom environments. https://feastercharter.wordpress.com/2019/04/14/playing-music-in-the- classroom/

Week at a Glance

After-School Duty: 3rd Grade ** Q4: Grit & Optimism ** Pasta for Pennies ** Please sign up for your formal observation in Room 201!

 

Monday

Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

*Spirit Day: College Gear

Collaboration:

AM: PM: 5th

 

CPR Certification:

Ms. Haselton

 

Girls on the Run Practice 3:30pm

 

Induction Meet-Up 3:05pm

Collaboration:

AM: 1st PM: 2nd

 

Coffee with the Principal 7:45am in MPR

 

Field Trips

Living Coast Discovery Center – Ms. Slabaugh

 

Lead Meeting 3:05pm

 

Girls on the Run Practice 3:30pm

Charter Board Meeting 4:30 Room 401

Collaboration:

AM: 6th PM: 3rd

 

#Feasterstaysfit Classes 3:15-4:00

*$40 for 8 weeks, sign up in 201!

 

 

Collaboration:

AM: MS/TK PM:

 

ILT Session #4 Leads Off-Campus

 

PD: Spring Kermes

1:45-3:00pm

Collaboration:

AM: Kinder PM: 4th

 

Achieve 3000 Pizza Party 1:30pm in MPR

Looking Ahead & Other Information:

  • 4.23.19-4.25.19 – VIP Celebrations
  • 4.24.19 – #FeasterStaysFit Class
  • 4.25.19 – ELAC/DELAC
  • 4.26.19 – SBAC Pep Rally

STEM Weekly Announcements 2.24.2019

● We have a Growth Mindset ● We Keep all Staff & Every Student in Mind ● We Commit & Follow Through

WINGS ● We Include everyone ● Never Give Up, have a ● Growth Mindset to ● Soar off to college

Shout Outs:

  • Shout out to Mrs. Gallegos, Mr. Wylie, Ms. Rhoads, Mrs. Guerrero, Ms. Arizmendi and Mrs. Gentile for keeping all staff and every student in mind as they hosted a dance for upper graders last Thursday! A fun time was had by all!
  • Shout out to our students Emilee Abarca, Andrea Nolasco, Said Camacho, Julian Avita, and Monica Law for having a growth mindset. These students will compete at CVESD’s speech contest this week! If you see them around campus, wish them luck 😉!

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📸Pictures: (1) MS Ss staying active during PE (2) Thank you Ms. Acuna for organizing the Bell Uniform Program (3) AVID Ss presenting at the board

Additional Information:

  • Cell Phone Policy: Recently there have been some questions regarding our cell phone policy. As a reminder, homeroom teachers must collect all students’ cell phones and store them in a secure location. Students can pick up their cell phones at the end of the school day. Students should not have their cell phones in their backpacks during the day. Thank you for your support with this policy.
  • Shrek Jr. Tickets:
    • Shrek Jr. Tickets are being sold before and after-school in front of the main office! Stop by to buy your tickets and support our theater program!
    • Playbill: In order to help fund some of the costs of the Shrek Jr play, we are selling space in the playbill where parents and community members can leave a note for their child or an advertisement for their local business. Please help us promote this opportunity by sharing the information with your parents on Class Dojo.

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  • #FeasterStaysFit
    • Did you know that exercising on a regular basis could help rid your airway of bacteria that lead to colds, or make your body produce more antibodies that fight sickness? (source: https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/007165.htm )
    • We know how busy educators are and how important it is for us to make time to exercise. To help us stay healthy, we have partnered with Teresa Mazzarella to offer fitness classes to our staff for an affordable price. If you are interested in learning more and trying out a FREE class, join us this Wednesday at 3:15 near the PE building. We hope to see you there!
  • Clearing Cache: if your students are having any trouble accessing any of the programs through the CVESD student webpage, please have them try clearing the cache on their iPad.

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  • Career Fair: Friday, April 12th is our 6th Annual Career Fair! We are looking for local professionals to volunteer and share more information about their careers. If you know of anyone who may be interested, please share the attached “6th Annual Career Fair” flyer with them or share their contact information with us so we can get in touch with them.

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  • Insurance Reminder: You and your students can still purchase insurance to cover the cost of damage to your devices. For MacBooks, the insurance is $50 and for iPads, it is $25.
  • Yearbook Pictures: We have started importing pictures for this year’s yearbook! Please email any pictures that you would like included to heather.galyen@cvesd.org by 3/17/2019. We are hoping to have everything in before we leave for spring break on 3/22/2019!
  • Backing up Your Files: The deletion of the committee’s folder was a definite reminder to back-up your files! You can use your OneNote or your OneDrive to do this. You can see a video link showing you how to do this by clicking this link.
  • On the Blog This Week: This week’s blog post is focusing on the different features of Benchmark! We encourage you all to share how you are using this curriculum in your classrooms!
  • Social Media: We love to use social media to showcase all the great things teachers are doing! Please take a moment and follow us on our social media accounts:

Week at a Glance

  • After-School Duty: 6th Grade
  • Q3: Zest & Gratitude

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Looking Ahead & Other Information:

  • 3.7.19 Jazz Assemblies

VAPA Weekly Announcements 2.24.2019

● We have a Growth Mindset ● We Keep all Staff & Every Student in Mind ● We Commit & Follow Through

WINGS ● We Include everyone ● Never Give Up, have a ● Growth Mindset to ● Soar off to college

Shout Outs:

  • Shout out to Mr. Benitez for committing and following through, by for organizing all of our wonderful dance recitals! Our students did a great job performing!
  • Shout out to our students Emilee Abarca, Andrea Nolasco, Said Camacho, Julian Avita, and Monica Law for having a growth mindset. These students will compete at CVESD’s speech contest this week! If you see them around campus, wish them luck 😉!

Screen Shot 2019-02-24 at 6.53.56 PM

📸Pictures: (1) MS Ss staying active during PE (2) Thank you Ms. Acuna for organizing the Bell Uniform Program (3) AVID Ss presenting at the board

Additional Information:

  • Cell Phone Policy: Recently there have been some questions regarding our cell phone policy. As a reminder, homeroom teachers must collect all students’ cell phones and store them in a secure location. Students can pick up their cell phones at the end of the school day. Students should not have their cell phones in their backpacks during the day. Thank you for your support with this policy.
  • Shrek Jr. Tickets:
    • Shrek Jr. Tickets are being sold before and after-school in front of the main office! Stop by to buy your tickets and support our theater program!
    • Playbill: In order to help fund some of the costs of the Shrek Jr play, we are selling space in the playbill where parents and community members can leave a note for their child or an advertisement for their local business. Please help us promote this opportunity by sharing the information with your parents on Class Dojo.

Screen Shot 2019-02-24 at 6.54.56 PM.png

  • #FeasterStaysFit
    • Did you know that exercising on a regular basis could help rid your airway of bacteria that lead to colds, or make your body produce more antibodies that fight sickness? (source: https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/007165.htm )
    • We know how busy educators are and how important it is for us to make time to exercise. To help us stay healthy, we have partnered with Teresa Mazzarella to offer fitness classes to our staff for an affordable price. If you are interested in learning more and trying out a FREE class, join us this Wednesday at 3:15 near the PE building. We hope to see you there!
  • Clearing Cache: if your students are having any trouble accessing any of the programs through the CVESD student webpage, please have them try clearing the cache on their iPad.

Screen Shot 2019-02-24 at 6.55.26 PM

  • Career Fair: Friday, April 12th is our 6th Annual Career Fair! We are looking for local professionals to volunteer and share more information about their careers. If you know of anyone who may be interested, please share the attached “6th Annual Career Fair” flyer with them or share their contact information with us so we can get in touch with them.

Screen Shot 2019-02-24 at 6.55.16 PM

  • Insurance Reminder: You and your students can still purchase insurance to cover the cost of damage to your devices. For MacBooks, the insurance is $50 and for iPads, it is $25.
  • Yearbook Pictures: We have started importing pictures for this year’s yearbook! Please email any pictures that you would like included to heather.galyen@cvesd.org by 3/17/2019. We are hoping to have everything in before we leave for spring break on 3/22/2019!
  • Backing up Your Files: The deletion of the committee’s folder was a definite reminder to back-up your files! You can use your OneNote or your OneDrive to do this. You can see a video link showing you how to do this by clicking this link.
  • On the Blog This Week: This week’s blog post is focusing on the different features of Benchmark! We encourage you all to share how you are using this curriculum in your classrooms!
  • Social Media: We love to use social media to showcase all the great things teachers are doing! Please take a moment and follow us on our social media accounts:

Week at a Glance

  • After-School Duty: 6th Grade
  • Q3: Zest & Gratitude

Screen Shot 2019-02-24 at 7.01.16 PM

Looking Ahead & Other Information:

  • 3.7.19 Jazz Assemblies

STEM Week 30 Announcements

● We have a Growth Mindset ● We Keep all Staff & Every Student in Mind ● We Commit & Follow Through ●

 

Shout Out to Mrs. Medina, Mr. Fraser, Mr. Hill, Ms. Gates, Ms. Morris, Ms. Carcova, Ms. Silberberg, Ms. Martin for committing and following through by organizing and hosting our 5th annual career fair! We had a great presenters and all of our middle school students were engaged throughout the event!

 

1st picture: helicopter landing during 5th Annual Career Fair closing ceremony
2nd picture: Students in Mr Fraser’s elective grew 500 heads lettuce! 300 went to staff and families, 200 went to Father Joes! 📷: Mr. Fraser

Information

  • Tech: Thank you to 2nd and 6th grades for having all of the information for their devices uploaded to the shared OneNote document (https://cvesd- my.sharepoint.com/personal/heather_walker_cvesd_org/Documents/iPad%20Serial%20Numbers/)
  • If you have not yet done this, please do so ASAP. This should be done in all grade levels.
  • About half of our 1,296 devices have not yet been renamed. Please have your students do the following:
    • Go into settings
    • General
    • About
    • Click name
    • Type: first name, last name, room number
  • App: it can be really disruptive when your computer turns off mid lesson! There is a free app on the MacBook iTunes store called Sleepless: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/sleepless/id926084628?mt=12. When your computer is open and this app is turned on, it will stop your computer from falling asleep!
  • Yearbook – Please remind parents that they can purchase yearbooks online at ybpay.lifetouch.com using code 12722418
  • Tutoring: If you are interested in tutoring after-school there is an opportunity to get paid! Please see the coaches for the form, you’ll need to fill it out and turn in regular attendance.
  • Donors Choose: Last week, we had several emails with Donors Choose requests! A school wide project will be put up on the site this week using your requests. If you have other flexible seating supplies you would like added, please send Heather a link!
  • Instagram: You can now follow Feaster Charter on Instagram at @FeasterCharter and @Feasterathletics
  • Twitter: On Tuesdays, Apple will host an educator twitter chat at 6:00 PM using #AppleEDUchat

 

Week at a Glance

  • 3rd Grade-SchoolDuty
  • Q4- Grit & Optimism
  • Pasta for Pennies Fundraiser

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Collaboration: 1/6

Collaboration: 4/5

7:45 Coffee with the Principals

SOM Assemblies

9:00 – 7th Grade 10:00 – 2nd Grade 2:00 – Kinder

3:30 – MS Presentation for Outside Applicants MPR

Sports

Feaster Boys Basketball vs. Heritage (Away)

Collaboration: K/2

7:30-11:30 – 8th Grade Promotion Pictures (MPR)

Field Trips

Ms. Culbertson, Ms. Blanco, Mr. Kelling – Cabrillo National Monument

SOM Assemblies

2:00 – 1st Grade

3:10 – SSC Meeting 4:30 – Board Meeting

Sports

Feaster Boys Soccer vs. Liberty (Home)

Collaboration MS/3rd

SOM Assemblies

8:00 – 6th Grade 10:00 – 3rd Grade

9:00 – Masonic Awards MPR (6th Grade)

1:30 Spring Kermes

No Collaboration Leads Out – Bonnie

7:30-12:00 – 6th Grade Promotion Pictures (MPR)

SOM Assemblies

2:00 – 4th Grade

Due: 18-19 Grade Level Placement Survey to Room 201.

Looking Ahead & Other Information:

– 4.17.18 ILT Cohort Session V