eNews: August 19, 2015

  27  Picture Day (group and 5th grade individual)
  28  Picture Day (Individuals)
  28  PTA Board Meeting;
        Welcome Back Picnic

   1  Back To School Night (parents only)
   7  Holiday – No School
 16  PTA General Meeting + Coffee
 21 – 25  Book Fair     
 25  PTA Board Meeting

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Palo Verde PTA and School News
The Palo Verde PTA welcomes all Palo Verde families to the 2015-2016 school year! We look forward to seeing you on campus this year!

Picture Day photograph order
Extra School photograph order forms are available in the office. each child needs his own order form. The form should be handed to the photographer by the student on the photo
day. Families can also order online.

Welcome Back Picnic!

Please come join fellow Palo Verde families for a fun, casual get together on Friday evening, August 28, 6-7:30pm. Pack up a picnic dinner for your family and dine with all of us “al fresco”. The PTA will provide dessert, drinks, and name tags for everyone. Parents have a chance to reconnect with old pals and make new friends at the school. New families can chat with some experienced “old-timers”. Kids run around with each other after hours (and then sleep really well that night). See you there! Would you like to help? Contact Heather Schultz, hschultz (at) hotmail (dot) com.

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PAUSD, City of Palo Alto Community eNews


Join us! Together we strengthen our schools. PiE is launching its 2015-2016 fundraising campaign for PAUSD schools, and we need the support of our whole community. PiE funds over 250 caring adults at all PAUSD schools – including elementary, middle and high schools. From classroom aides, to elective class teachers, to caring counselors and mentors, PiE funded staff make a difference for our kids everyday. Right now, we have a Back-To-School Challenge Grant of $500,000. Every dollar donated to PiE between now and September 5th will be matched (up to $500K). Please donate today! Click here to donate online!


Editor’s note: PiE link below



Open House and Registration at Palo Alto Chinese School
Palo Alto Chinese School is starting the new school year on Friday, August 21. Class meets every Friday 7-9 PM at JLS Middle School. There are two tracks. The Mandarin track is offered preschool – grade 12, for students from heritage families. The Chinese as Second Language (CSL) track is offered K – grade 7, for students with little exposure to Chinese language. Open House on August 21 and 28 at 7:15 – 8:45 PM. For more info, check http://www.paloaltochineseschool.org/.


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