JOHN MUIR SCHOOL
130 Cambridge Lane, San Bruno 94066 650-624-3160 email@example.com www.sbpsd.k12.ca.us/johnmuir
Be There, Choose Your Attitude, Make Their Day, Play!
Frances M. Dunleavy, Ed.D. Principal PRINCIPAL’S MESSAGE Thank you to the 32 children and adults who worked so hard in gale force winds at Saturday’s School Beautification. The front garden areas and parking lot look great! A special thanks to Alfonso Esqueda, Jim Eberle, and Robert Riechel for bringing their toys, oops, I mean tools. Thank you also to Michelle Pasquet for organizing the donation of the dumpster and the donuts. Many thanks to Adam, Lucas, Bob and Michele Magni, Giovanni and John Cosmos, Raymond Gee, Colleen and Angelo Eberle, Marina and Jennifer Vergara, Taylor and Rich Brazil, Harmonie, Harlee, and Don Ahuna, Mark and Isabel Harnett, Masaya and Mariko Miyake, Hannah and Marc Engel, Desiree Arretz, Alfons and Xavier Rosales, Robert Riechel, Caren Ferrari, and Claudia Severi. WELLNESS POLICY It broke my heart to send home birthday cupcakes this week. Remember the state’s July 2007 Wellness Policy. Healthy snacks include: fresh fruit, yogurt, vegetables, string cheese, pretzels, graham crackers, muffins, air-popped popcorn, cream cheese/celery, etc. The
following snacks are not allowed: cupcakes, donuts, cake, candy, ice-cream, cookies, fruit roll ups or fruit shapes (must be 100% fruit), soda.
April 24, 2008 POSEY PARADE DESIGN CONTEST Students, submit a design for our float. The theme is Peace Around the World. Designs can be in pencil. First and last names must be on the back. Designs are due to the office by May 2. SENATE BILL 1447 seeks a one time loan from the principal of the Sandburg School money. It is now in the Appropriations Committee. If approved, it will go to the Senate. Please continue those letters of support to our legislators. THE HUGE GARAGE SALE sponsored by the San Bruno Education Foundation will be Sun, May 18 at Allen School. Drop off will be Sat., May 17. To help, please contact John Muir parent, Mark Harnett at 515-3725 or mark@SanBrunoEdFound.org. FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT Join us at 7:00 this Fri. for The Bee Movie. Event is free, and refreshments will be sold. All children must be with an adult. IMPORTANT DATES
April 25 May 5 – 16 May 16 May 17 May 18 May 22 June 6 June 13 June 13 August 28 Round Up Family Movie Night 7:00 pm STAR Testing Grades 2 thru 6 Talent Show – 7:00 pm Garage Sale Drop Off at Allen School Garage Sale, Allen School Open House School Picnic 6th grade promotion 10:00 Last Day of School minimum day First Day of School minimum day Fridays 8:15 a.m. Join us!
LUNCH ACCOUNTS Please make sure there is money in your child’s lunch account. There will be no more charging lunches. For information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
John Muir PTA Slate of Officers for 2008 – 2009 Please attend the May 20 PTA meeting to vote on this slate of officers. President 1st Vice President 2nd Vice President Secretary Treasurer Historian Auditor Parliamentarian Marcie Gigena Jill Engel Sheila Dudum Jennifer Torres Maria Vasil Colleen Ahuna Nina Keys to be appointed by elected president