News: May 21, 2010


May 27:          5th Grade Eaglesburg, MP Rm.
May 31:          No School
June 2:           PTA Coffee
June 10:         Last Day of School

Palo Verde and PTA News

International Fair & Food Festival Update
Thank you to everyone who joined us at the International Fair making it such an enjoyable event! It would not have been possible without so much help from so many of you.

Thanks especially to all the booth leaders, Jeannie Llewellyn, Heather & Ken Schultz, Deepika Thukral, Shirin Hassan, Ayesha, Pak Panitchpakdi, Tatiana Toloknova, Miriam Alcocer, Laila Craveiro, Kala Mehta Lansberg, Rosie Kasim, Queenie Huang, Lisa Wu and Irina Livneh for their wonderful booths.

Thanks also to Nga Huynh, Nicole Pisco, Gaby Boscacci, Sherry Heller, Jasmine Kuen, Sangeeta Sankar, Kelly Berschauer, Silvie Pierce, Susan Fineberg, Jenay Morales, Nam Troung, Kristin Foss, Diane Jakubowski, Simone Schubert, Al & Theivanai Palaniappan, Amy Llewellyn, Izzy Blanchard, Krishna Varia, Trebor Winslow, Archana Sharma, Bina Shah, Padmini Krishnan, Rama, Nirada Vijay,  Vishwa Raman, Padma, Bhavna, Archana, Ani, Abha And Rashmi Sharma, Jatin, Jai Sharma, Amr, Ahmed & Lina Awadallah, Maria Roschelle, Danika Heaney, Tammy Huynh, Amber Lim, Pornchai Ratanavipupong, Chan Panitchpakdi, Maria and Alexandr Starostin, Vera and Dmitriy Boudtchenko, Maria, Eli & Mike Frankel, Daniele Trevisan, Rebecca Thompson, Maarten Lansberg, Sarit Daniel, Michal Yaron, Angie Rodriguez, Nancy Leonard, Ani Gnanalingam, Andy Maas, Maria Zajac, Virginia Twedt, Stanley Chow, Jie Meng, Pandu Nayak, Girish Joshi, Alagu Periyannan, Uma Sonak, Pradipta Ghosh, Susan Papp, Chris McGranahan, Moises Aguilar and many many others whose names we’re sure we missed, for their enormous help at the fair and before.

A special thank you to all the children who helped at the booths and gave wonderful performances!

We raised more than $800 from the Food Festival. We’d like to thank everybody who contributed to the Food Festival, including the local restaurants Indochine, Subway, Celia’s, Peacock Indian Cuisine, Chao Praya Thai Cuisine, Mike’s Cafe, Armadillo Willy’s, Whole Foods, Philz Cafe and Rick’s Ice Cream.

Priya Junnarkar, Dipti Joshi & Ritu Das

Green Wednesdays = Walk & Bike To School + Zero Waste Snack And Lunch
PTA Bike Traffic Safety and the Green Team are launching a new tradition by celebrating Earth Day every Wednesday. We would like to encourage Palo Verde families and school staff to green commutes on Wednesdays and choosing reusable containers and bottles for snacks and lunches to have as little trash as possible.

Join us Palo Verde!