This Week’s News
This Week in Sports
This Friday, January 26 at 3:45pm, the girls’ basketball team will play KIPP Bayview at Shipwreck. Then at 4:45pm the boys’ basketball time will play KIPP Bayview, also at Shipwreck.
Next Week’s News
Talent Show Permission Slips Due February 1
Does your child dance? Sing? Play the harmonica? Have a ventriloquist act? If your child is performing a solo act in this year’s talent show, permission slips are due to the office no later than next Wednesday, February 1.
Re-enrollment Opens February 1
From February 1 through February 15, TADS will be open for online re-enrollment for our current families. If your child will be returning to Kittredge next year, you will need to complete this online form by February 15. There will be a $1,000 deposit needed at that time to hold a space for your child.
We’re already looking forward to another great year!
KPA Donut Hike
KPA would like to announce that Sunday, February 5th is the fourth annual Kittredge family donut hike!
We’ll meet at the Presidio tunnel tops at 10am (specific location will be sent) and do a roughly 1-1.5 mile walk around Crissy field, ending at the kids exploration play area at the tunnel tops for Bob’s donuts (like fluffy clouds of warm sugar goodness) and coffee.
It’s a fun relaxed tradition, and we hope you can all join in!
$20 donation per family to help support the KPA can be venmo’ed to @DevonMcConnell
KPA Meeting February 7
Welcome in 2023, the Year of the Rabbit, by joining us at the first KPA meeting of this year:
What: Kittredge Parents Association Meeting
When: February 7th, 2023 at 6:15pm
Where: Zoom (link provided in Konnection email day-of)
Looking Backward to Recap our Fall 2022 events
Looking Forward to our Spring 2023 Events
Brainstorming session with KPA social chairs re: Spring Social- March (date TBD)
Looking forward to seeing you there!
Talent Show Auditions
The much-anticipated Kittredge Talent Show will be here before we know it! Classes and individual students will perform for peers and parents on Thursday, March 16 at 6:30pm at the San Francisco County Fair Building. Extendo will close at 5, and students should arrive no later than 6:15 to be seated with their class. If your child cannot attend for any reason, please let us know in advance.
In anticipation of the event, individual auditions with Gianfranco will be held at 12pm on Monday, February 6 for grades 6-8, and Monday, February 13 for grades K-5.
Secure Your Child’s Spot in the Kittredge Summer Program!
The dates are set and we are open for signups! Kittredge’s Summer School will run from Tuesday, June 20 through Friday, July 21.
Summer School is broken up into three parts of the day:
Morning Academic Program: 9am-12pm
The Kittredge Morning Academic Program emphasizes the basic skills of mathematics, reading, and English language arts. Our small class size (maximum of 15 students) allows each teacher to engage the students in a variety of activities to enrich their academic foundation, keeping them involved and interested in learning. Students are assessed and placed in learning groups not by grade alone, but by achievement level as well. Tuition is $1750.00 for the 5-week academic session.
Afternoon Enrichment Classes 12pm-3pm
Arts and crafts, music, poetry, and other recreational activities will be available during these hours.
Field trips will take place on Friday afternoons and will round out these fun afternoons. Students will walk to Baker Beach, the Presidio and a variety of local playgrounds.
Extended Day Program: 7:45am-9am & 3pm-6pm
Activities, puzzles, games, supervised study, and quiet reading time, will be provided in conjunction with the Morning Academic Program during these hours. A snack will be provided at 4:30pm. If adding onto the Morning Academic Program tuition, the Afternoon Enrichment Classes plus the Extended Day program are $650.00 for the 5-week after school session.
Summer School sign-ups are online via the following Google form:
Friday, January 27 —Girls Basketball vs. KIPP Bayview at Shipwreck at 3:45pm
Friday, January 27 —Boys Basketball vs. KIPP Bayview at Shipwreck at 4:45pm
Monday, January 30 —Boys Basketball vs. SF Friends 8 at SF Friends at 4:30pm
Monday, January 30 —Girls Basketball vs. SF Friends at SF Friends at 5:30pm
Wednesday, February 1 —Re-enrollment open in TADS
Wednesday, February 1 —Habit of Mind: Thinking About Thinking (Metacognition)
Thursday, February 2 —7th/8th Grade Hike
Sunday, February 5 —KPA Donut Hike
Monday, February 6 — 6th-8th Talent Show Auditions at 12pm
Thursday, February 9 —7th/8th Grade Ice Skating
Monday, February 13 — K-5 Talent Show Auditions at 12pm
February 13-February 17 —7th and 8th Grade Naturebridge Trip to Yosemite
Friday, February 17 — Minimum Day
February 20-February 24 —President’s Week, School Closed
Wednesday, March 1 — Habit of Mind: Taking Responsible Risks
Friday March 10 — Class Pictures
Thursday, March 16 — Kittredge Talent Show at 6:30
Friday March 17 — Faculty in Service — No Classes