Kittredge Konnection – March 12, 2019

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TODAY’S NEWS

New Science Session with Ms. Rose begins Today

All future scientists are invited to enroll in this hands-on science exploration. Ms. Rose is continuing her after school program with this new 5-week unit focusing on the Spring season and the return of sunshine. Please return this registration form if your child would like to attend.    SCIENCE CLUB #5 

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THIS WEEK’S NEWS

Fifth Grade to Angel Island – March 14

On Thursday, our fifth graders and their teacher Katie, will take the ferry to Angel Island. This is a wonderful field trip that adds some real life experience to their history curriculum.

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Saturday is the KPA Auction and Dinner

Thank you to everyone who so generously donated time and money to the KPA for this event. We hope to see many of you at the Log Cabin on Saturday at 6pm for a great evening!

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NEXT WEEK’S NEWS

Sixth Grade Bridge Breaking Ceremony – March 20 at 1:45

Our 6th grade class has spent several weeks on a Bridge Building project. Each of the three independent groups is working collaboratively to build the strongest bridge they can. Once this is completed, they test the strength with the Bridge Breaking Ceremony. All 6th grade parents are invited to watch.

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End of the Second Trimester – March 22

Our second trimester is ending in a little over a week. There is still time to check TeacherEase and see what is posted in many classes. If you have questions, please check with your child and the teacher.

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MORE MARCH NEWS

The Kittredge School Talent Show is March 28 at 6:15

***Important: No Study Hall; Extendo will close at 5:00***

Please join us at Kanbar Hall in the JCCSF for a great time! The atrium is reserved for us from 5:30 to 6:00 and there will be some coffee, light snacks and waters available at that time, thank you KPA!

The doors to Kanbar Hall will be open at 6:00, but no food or drink, including water, can be brought inside. Please make sure that you are seated by 6:10 so you don’t miss a minute of this wonderful evening.

Important information on class Talent Show costumes is below:

K-1: White T-shirt, button down, dress with black shorts, slacks or tights

2-3: Ms Baker has the information

4-5: Bright animal print or rock-n-roll shirt with black shorts, slacks or tights

6: Bright orange or red shirts/ dresses with black shorts, slacks or tights

7: Bright white or Neon (No logos or patterns) shirts with white shorts, slacks or tights

8: Kittredge Hoodie (Or No logo Hoodie) with black shorts, slacks or tights

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APRIL NEWS

Parent Teacher Conferences, April 4 and 5

Please Return the Conference Form by March 20

We are holding Parent-Teacher Conferences on Thursday and Friday, April 4 and 5. School will be dismissed at noon and conferences will be from 12:30 to 5 on both days.

In order to best accommodate special circumstances and sibling conferences, we are continuing to schedule these conferences by hand. Please return the attached form with your 4 choices as soon as possible so we can schedule one of your preferred times.

If you would rather skip the conference this time and have your child’s report card mailed, please check off that option on the form and return it.

Parents can print your conference form here:   April Sign up

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Tdap Vaccine For 7th Grade Entrance

The state of California requires a Tdap vaccine for all students to be able to enter 7th grade in September. All current 6th graders entering 7th grade at Kittredge must turn in proof of this immunization by April 15th. If your child still needs the vaccine, please schedule it during Spring Break. If he or she already has it, please have your doctor send us the immunization record.

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SUMMER NEWS

Summer at Kittredge – June 17 to July 19

Summer is a great opportunity to engage children in activities that enrich their academic foundation and keep them involved and interested in learning.

Our 5-week summer program is open to students entering first through eighth grades. Mornings are designed to keep students active and their grade level skills strong. The afternoons offer a variety of free play and structured activities. If you are interested, please return an enrollment form to reserve a space for your child. You can print a registration form here  Summer 2019 brochure; pick one up in the office or download one from our website.

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Important Dates in the Next Two Weeks

Tuesday and Wednesday, March 12 and 13

  • New Science with Ms. Rose

Wednesday, March 14

  • New Science with Ms. Rose
  • 5th grade to Angel Island

Friday, March 15

  • Chess
  • Hot Dog Lunch if ordered

Saturday, March 16

  • KPA Auction and Dinner

Monday, March 18

  • Futsal practice at High 5

Tuesday and Wednesday, March 19 and 20

  • Science with Ms. Rose if registered

Wednesday, March 20

  • 6th grade Bridge Breaking at 1:45
  • Futsal vs CDS at 4:00 @ Columbia Girls and Boys Club

Friday, March 22

  • End of Second Trimester
  • Pizza lunch if ordered
  • Second and Third grade writing celebration
  • Chess