Thanksgiving Break begins Today
We wish everyone a healthy and happy Thanksgiving Break. We’re looking forward to seeing you all on Monday, November 28.
KPA Meeting – Next Tuesday, November 29 at 6pm
All parents are invited to attend the December KPA meeting. Plans for the Holiday Happening as well as other things will be discussed. Childcare and a pizza snack will be available for Kittredge students while their parents are at the meeting.
Velveteen Rabbit Field Trip for K to 3rd Graders – Next Thursday
Thank you Sarah and Toto HaBa
Thursday, December 1st, our K to 3rd graders will go to ODC to see the Velveteen Rabbit. Josie HaBa, a wonderful and talented 3rd grader, is part of this beautiful production on certain days. On Thursday, however, she will be with her class in the audience. A huge thanks to Sarah and Toto for your generosity in making this happen.
No Hot Lunch Next Week – December 2
We will not be able to offer a Friday lunch next week. Hot Lunches will begin again in January.
Sorry for the inconvenience. And thanks for your continuing support of the Hot Lunch program.
Parent Teacher Conferences Are December 8h and 9th
The first trimester of the year ends today. Please remember we are holding Parent-Teacher Conferences on Thursday and Friday, December 8 & 9. School will be dismissed at noon and conferences will be from 12:30 to 5 on both days.
A Survey Monkey form will be sent next week so we know where to dismiss your child at Noon on conference days.
Bake Sale on December 8th
Our student council has chosen to raise funds to help Haiti repair after the hurricane last month. All proceeds from this fundraiser will go to the Red Cross to help Haiti. Our 6th graders are hosting the bake sale and student donations will be accepted.
Let’s Not Forget Others… Toy Drive Coming Soon!
In the spirit of sharing and giving thanks, we will collect new, unwrapped toys and books at the Holiday Happening. Families are invited to drop off a toy in the barrel.
Thank you Frances for organizing this.
Thank you to EmmaLynn, Annabelle, Chalom and Brett
Thank you to graduate EmmaLynn, to 8th graders Annabelle and Chalom, and to Kindergarten parent, Brett Rosenberg for volunteering to represent Kittredge at our Open House last week.
We are very fortunate to have you in our community!
Basketball Season Has Begun
This year Kittredge is fielding both a girls and a boy’s varsity basketball team. Practices have been scheduled from 3:15 to 4:30 every Wednesday at Hi-5 beginning in December.
The first game is scheduled for the boy’s team on December 1 at UCSF Parnassus at 4pm. There are several more games in December and the season continues after Winter Break.
A complete schedule is available on our website.
Winter Fair 2016 – Come and See Maria Chambers Pottery!
Next Sunday, December 4, the San Francisco Waldorf School – 2938 Washington Street – is hosting a holiday fair. Maria Chambers, our wonderful 5th grade teacher, will be there with some of her pottery items. Stop and say hi to her if you go. You can see her pottery at www.mariachambers.com or on instagram @mariachamberspottery.
Please note the following special days on your calendar so you don’t miss anything:
Wednesday, November 23: No school or Extendo
Thursday and Friday, November 24 & 25: Kittredge will be closed for Thanksgiving
Tuesday, November 29: KPA Meeting
Wed. to Fri., Nov. 30 to Dec. 2: Fifth grade parent conferences
Thursday, December 1: K to 3rd grades to see Velveteen Rabbit
Thursday, December 1: Boy’s Basketball vs. Lycee @ UCSF Parnassus @ 4pm
Monday, December 5: Basketball vs. CAIS @ CAIS – Girl’s @ 3:45, Boy’s @ 4:45
Wednesday, December 7: Basketball Practice at Hi-5 from 3:15 to 4:30
Thursday, December 8: Student Council Bake Sale hosted by the 6th graders
Thursday & Friday, December 8 & 9: Noon dismissal for Parent Conferences – No Study Hall (Extendo until 6)
Thursday, December 15: No Study Hall; Extendo closes at 5 so we can prepare for the Holiday Happening
Thursday, December 15: Holiday Happening from 6:30 to 8:00
Friday, December 16: Noon dismissal – Winter Break begins (Extendo Open 12 to 5)
Monday, December 19 to Monday, January 2: Kittredge will be closed. No Extendo.
Tuesday, January 3: First day of 2017