News:November 5, 2010


Nov. 1-9:  Costume Drive
Nov.  7:   Daylight Saving Time Ends
Nov. 9:  Restaurant Night at CPK
Nov. 10:  Principal’s Coffee, 8 a.m.

Nov. 11:  Holiday -Veteran’s Day

Nov. 16-18:  Kepler’s Book Fair

Nov. 24-28:  Thanksgiving Break

Palo Verde School and PTA News 

Find Your VOICE

Please remember to look for your November VOICE in today’s Friday folders, where you will find the latest Palo Verde news.

Time to Switch the Clocks!!

This Sunday, Nov. 7, at 2:00 a.m. Daylight Saving Time ends, and clocks should be set back an hour to 1:00 a.m.  Remember to “Fall back!”

Restaurant Night, Tuesday, at CPK

Join Palo Verde families at the Downtown Palo Alto California Pizza Kitchen on November 9 – as usual, profits go to Palo Verde!  Valid any time from lunch to dinner, eat-in or take-out. Bring your flyer and be sure to put your teacher’s name and room # on it for the contest.   Thank you, CPK!

California Pizza Kitchen
531 Cowper Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301(650) 323-7332
Curbside Service Available

Donate Your Unneeded Costumes

The charity costume drive is continuing at Palo Verde through Tuesday, Nov. 9.  Please drop your costumes and dress-up items in the collection box at the front of the school.  Thank you for helping Tamahu and its children!

Coffee with the Principal

Wednesday, November 10 at 8:00 a.m.Join Principal Brown and fellow parents for a cup of coffee and a casual chat by the Reading Garden before school.  Parents are welcome to stay to see the school assembly that morning.

Palo Verde Book Fair is Coming!

The annual book fair will be November 16 – 19, just in time for the holidays. This is a fabulous event when Kepler’s sets up a store just for us in the Palo Verde multi-purpose room, bringing tons of books just right for our elementary students and some for their siblings and parents as well.  As you might expect, it is a fundraiser for the.  The prices you pay are the same as in the store, and the convenience just can’t be beat.  Please e-mail Gail Foelsch (foelschg (at), Alison Cormack (acormack (at) or Shubha Ranga (shubharanga (at) with any questions.

For more information look for today’s Palo Verde Voice in your child’s Friday Folder.  Watch for the Calendar of Events to be sent home next week.  To sign to help, go to: