Week of March 25-29

WEEKLY NEWS
Our Village Rally this week was incredible! We had students from our Tawalmoto Village leading the entire way through. They did an amazing job and showed true leadership.  We kicked off Habit #6: All in this Together and discussed the importance of team work vs. trying to do everything independently. 

Statewide testing season begins this week for our students in grades 3 through 5.  Students begin our Statewide CAASPP testing in ELA and Math.  Fifth grade students also take the Science Test.  This is a way for us to measure student progress so that we can continuously plan instruction that meets their needs.  Individual classroom teachers will share their schedules with you so that your students can make sure to get extra rest and big, hearty breakfasts on those days! We appreciate your support.

Check out our Diamond Creek Student News that is filmed and produced by our Student News Leadership Group!

Diamond Creek Student News


Students leading our Village Rally this week 


THANK YOU
I would like to thank all of our families that work so hard to make Diamond Creek such a special place.  We have volunteers who take time each day to help in our classrooms and around Diamond Creek. I also want to thank parents who volunteer their time to plan and put on special events for our students.  

We are always looking for ways to improve and we appreciate your feedback.  Since we began parent/child events several years ago, fire marshall capacity has been something we have had to plan around when hosting events at Diamond Creek.  In the future, we commit to looking into alternate locations and other ways to host these events for our students and families so that all students are able to attend when possible. I welcome any questions, concerns, or feedback about our school or any of the PTC events.  Please feel free to email or call me directly. Our goal is to get better together.

Thank you again,

Angela Garcia

SAVE THE DATE - OPEN HOUSE - MAY 16th
We shared this date many months ago but want to make sure you have it saved on your calendars! It's hard to believe May is not too far away.  Our Open House will be Thursday, May 16th from 6:00-7:30.  This is a time for our students to show you all their hard work from this school year.

Habits Posters 

Habit #1
Habit #2
Habit #3
Habit #4
Habit #5
Habit #6
Habit #7


Bus Loop Help!
The results of our Parent Survey were reviewed by our Site Council this past week.  One area of concern continues to be our bus loop areas during drop off and pick up times.  If anyone is interested in volunteering to help with our traffic flow and safety, please email Mrs. Garcia.

As always, please remember these important steps when picking up and dropping off students. If we can all be mindful of these steps, the flow of traffic will be more efficient and safe for our students.  We have over 600 students at Diamond Creek and we want them all to be picked up and dropped off safely.   We appreciate your help.

Please Remember To:
1. Pull all the way up in the bus loop areas. - These are DROP OFF zones, they are not PARKING zones.  If you would like to park and get out of your car, please use the parking lot or street areas.  This includes our Kindergarten students.
2. Please stay off of cell phones so that we do not have distracted drivers
3.  Please drive slowly and carefully, we have students and families crossing at different areas
4. Follow the safety cone areas during the afternoon pick up time

St. Baldrick's Foundation: Rock the Bald: To Conquer Childhood Cancers
Diamond Creek has partnered with some local elementary schools to participate in the St. Baldrick's Rock The Bald event on March 28, 2019. If you are interested in participating in this event or learning more, please see the documents attached below. 

St. Baldrick's Foundation: Rock the Bald Information

Interested Participant Information

Upcoming Dates:
3/26 - Dine & Donate - Chic-Fil-A
4/1 - Skate Night 6-8 PM @ Roller King
4/5 - K/1 Movie Night
4/10 - BLAZE Dine & Donate
4/12 - 2/3 Movie Night
4/15-4/19 - Spring Break - No School 
4/22 - No School for Students
5/16 - OPEN HOUSE

ALL RETURNING AND NEW STUDENTS MUST REGISTER!!
Registration is officially open in RCSD!!   Registration is all done online for new students and returning students. Below is a list of what documents you will need to scan and upload during that process for new students.

 Birth Certificate (County copy)
 Proof of Residency – acceptable documents are PG&E or Roseville Electric. It must be the page
with your name and “service address”
 Photo ID of parent
Once you have completed your registration, we need you to bring the immunization record for your
student to the school office.

Current 5th grade students do still need to register so that our system will move them into Middle School.  Any current students not planning to attend Diamond Creek next year, please call the office to let us know. 

Please share this information with friends and neighbors!!!

W.A.T.C.H. DOGS - NEW SPRING DATES ADDED!!
Winter and Spring dates have now been added to our sign up sheet for WATCH DOGS.  We love having our Dads and Father Figures helping us throughout the day at Diamond Creek.

Information on W.A.T.C.H. Dogs is linked below as well as a sign up for open days!

W.A.T.C.H. DOG Information Slides

W.A.T.C.H. DOG Sign up Link

Check out our Diamond Creek Student News that is filmed and produced by our Student News Leadership Group!

Diamond Creek Student News


Village Meeting & Rally Dates
Click HERE for all of our Village Rally and Meeting dates for the 2018-19 school year.  Our Meetings and Rallys occur on Wednesdays and are from 10:50-11:20.  On these days students are encouraged to wear their Village T-shirt or their Village color.

Village Names & Details 
Click HERE for a list of all of our Village names, their descriptions and what they all represent! Look for more information on our Village to come soon on our Diamond Creek website.

PTC Newsletter
The March PTC newsletter is now available HERE!

Remind APP
If you would like to receive reminders to your phone, we will be sending reminders through our Remind APP.  Send a text to: 81010 and in the message put: @diamondcr

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