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School Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 9:00 am - 3:20 pm Thurs 9:00 am - 1:40 pm
Office Hours: Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri 8:30 am - 4:00 pm, Thurs 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Announcements for the week of December 8, 2013
Good Evening Grizzlies, this is Mrs. Huff with the Willow Grove weekly update.
ADOPT A FAMILY
'Tis the season to spread joy! Our Adopt-a-Family program is here for the holidays! Please help make the holidays extra special for families in need by participating in this worthwhile program. Here's how you can help: Check the bulletin board in the front lobby for special stockings outlining specific needs and wishes for our adopted families this year. Preview the stockings, chose whichever one(s) you desire, fill out the required information on the sign-up sheets in the lobby, and enjoy the experience of making wishes come true for these special families! All gifts must be delivered to the front office by December 20th. Please contact Karen Leininger at email@example.com if you have any questions.
BUTTER BRAID FUNDRAISING EVENT TO SUPPORT OUR 5TH GRADE CLASS
The 5th grade Butter Braid Fundraising Event will last through Friday, December 13th. Please support our 5th grade class in raising money for their end of year promotion, party and gift to the school. Butter Braids are a delicious pastry available in five different varieties that are perfect for a warm out of the oven holiday treat! Extra order forms are available at the front desk. They will be delivered just in time before the holiday winter break.
UPCOMING DISASTER DRILL ON FRIDAY, DEC. 16TH
Willow Grove will be conducting a campus wide Disaster Drill from 10:30 to 11:30a.m. on Friday, December 13th. During the drill, the school site will be secured, and we will not be able to accommodate any students checking in or out during that time. Please plan any off campus appointments accordingly. Thank you.
RUBIOS FAMILY DINNER NIGHT
Family Dinner Night is this Wednesday, Dec. 11th, at Rubio's in Torrey Highlands. Dine in or Carry out between 4PM to closing. A flyer went home on Friday with your youngest child. Proceeds benefit the 5th grade promotion. See you there!
VARIETY SHOW- CHANGE IN APPLICATION DATES
Come one... Come ALL! Willow Grove's annual Variety Show is March 5, 6, 7. Applications and all information will be ready for pick up on Monday, Dec. 9th, in the main lobby! Every child participating needs to fill an application out. Application deadline is Friday, Dec. 20th. Any questions, contact Brittany @ firstname.lastname@example.org.
ANNUAL FOOD DRIVE and WE CARE BEAR PROJECT CONTINUES THROUGH DECEMBER 19TH
Please continue to support the Student Council's annual Food Drive and We Care Bear Project through December 19th. Thank you!
4th ANNUAL WILLOW GROVE GOLF TOURNAMENT ~ HUGE SUCCESS!!!
The 4th Annual Willow Grove Golf Tournament was a huge success! We raised over $44,000 for the students of Willow Grove. Thank you to all of you who supported and participated in the event! Congratulations to Katie Runge - the winner of the helicopter ball drop!! This event would not have happened without our amazing co-chairs: Danica Drykerman and Alan Jenks along with Andrew Drykerman and their dedicated team. Thank you all for making this event such a success! Also, thanks again to all of our sponsors and a special thank you to: Apollo Jets, Leventhal Law, Paul, Plevin, Sullivan, & Connaughton LLP, Audi San Diego, Newmark Grubb, Barona Resort, SolarTech, & Eye Care Gallery for making this remarkable event happen. We hope to see all of you next year. Be on the lookout for the Save-the-Date for 2014! Parent Lunch Parent Lunch was so much fun! It was great to see families coming to school and sharing lunch time with their children. Thank you so much for participating!
THANK YOU, MOSER ORTHODONTICS
At Friday Flag, Moser Orthodontics presented our school with a check for $401.00 for the donations we made to their Candy Buy Back program. Thank you, Moser Orthodontics and families who donated their Halloween candy to our school!
5TH GRADE BAND AND ORCHESTRA STUDENTS
5th Grade parents, you are invited to the winter music concert on Wednesday, Dec. 18 at 10:30am in the Willow Grove multi-purpose room. Doors for audience seating will open 5 minutes prior to concert time. Please remind your musician to wear nice school clothes on the day of the performance.
INTERNET SAFETY PRESENTATION FOR PARENTS - THURSDAY, FEB. 6TH
On Thursday, Feb. 6th, from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m., the San Diego Police Foundation will present an Internet safety presentation entitled "What Parents Need to Know" at Willow Grove in the MPR. Please see the attached flyer on the email version of this Connect Ed. This is a parent only event, so please plan accordingly. At the end of the presentation, you will have the opportunity to make a donation to support the SD Police Foundation's work to promote Internet Safety. Hope you will be able to attend this informative presentation on Internet safety!
It's going to be a grrrrreat Grizzly week. See everyone tomorrow.
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