Week of May 13-17

WEEKLY NEWS
We had a wonderful week at Diamond Creek celebrating our staff and honoring them for all of their hard work.  Thank you for all of the kind notes, treats and love you surrounded them all with this week, it was all greatly appreciated.  We love our staff and are so thankful for all they do for our students at Diamond Creek.

We had our last Village Meeting of the year on Wednesday. We reviewed Habit 7: Find Your Balance.  Students participated in a fun four corners game where they were asked questions about strengths and areas of growth when it comes to balance in their life in these four areas: Mind, Body, Soul, and Heart.  We discussed strategies to help us keep these areas of our life in Balance.  We will have one more Village Rally on May 22nd as the grand finale of our year!

A reminder that open house is Thursday, May 16th from 6-7:30, students will be dismissed at 2:05.

Diamond Creek Student News


ONLINE AUCTION - ROUND 2!! - ENDS MONDAY 5/13!!! 
We were hoping more of our families would be able to attend our BINGO night and we want as many of you as possible to have access to these amazing auction items so we have opened a 2nd online auction that will run through May 13th.  All money raised through our online auction goes directly back to our students and our classrooms.  We appreciate all of your support as a community!

LINK FOR ONLINE AUCTION


Our Kinder Students singing for their Moms on Friday

Upcoming Dates:
5/16 - OPEN HOUSE - 2:05 DISMISSAL
5/17 - Spirit Day - Cowboy Day
5/24 - Field Day
5/27 - Memorial Day - No School
5/28 - Early Dismissal - Students Dismissed at 2:05
5/29 - Early Dismissal - Students Dismissed at 2:05
5/29 - Dine At the Park - Food Trucks and Family Fun at the Park next to Diamond Creek!
5/30 - Last Day of School - Students Dismissed at 2:05


AMAZON SMILE
When you shop at this LINK,  Amazon Smile donates to Diamond Creek PTC.



FIELD DAY!!
Our annual Field Day is almost here and thanks to the Diamond Creek PTC, we have added NEW & EXCITING stations this year!

WHEN: Friday, May 24th 9:30-11:30 TK-3rd & 9:30-12:15 4th & 5th
WHAT and WHERE: All classes meet out on the playground and rotate through fun activity stations such as Tire Relay’s and Tug-O- War. Students, wear your class t-shirt, hat and apply sunscreen…It may be a hot one! Don’t forget your water bottle either! There will be
water refill stations at the event.

Parents, We Need Your Help!!!!

Parent volunteers help make this day successful! Please see the sign up genius below. We need two volunteers for each station!

Sign UP HERE

After the festivities are over, we invite you to stay and eat lunch with your child “picnic style” at their normal lunch time! Meet them outside by the stage for lunch. (Please note, there may be a little time gap between the end of field day and their lunch hour.) The Diamond Creek PTC is looking forward to hosting another awesome Field Day and we hope to see you there!

Any questions regarding field day can be directed to Heather Weis @ heathergirl77@comcast.net

SAVE THE DATE - OPEN HOUSE - MAY 16th - 2:05 DISMISSAL
 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. A reminder that students are dismissed at 2:05 on May 16th.  

BOOK FAIR - An exciting addition to our Open House week this year is our Book Fair!! Students will have the opportunity to shop our Book Fair at Open House and throughout the week.

Habits Posters 

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


School Site Council - Open Positions for 2019-20 School Year
One of the most important functions in California’s public schools is the organization of a School Site Council (SSC).  This is a mandated State funded program where parents are elected to represent fellow parents in making decisions with the school staff on school-wide topics.  Issues such as school safety, parking, use of instructional aides, curricular programs being considered for adoption, and determining how some school improvement activities occur are important topics usually discussed by a Site Council.  In a sense, the Council is like a rudder of a ship helping to point out the ship’s direction.

We have two openings for Site Council positions for the 2019-20 school year.  If you are interested in serving on our Site Council, please email Mrs. Garcia with a statement on why you are interested in serving on our Site Council.  

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 May PTC newsletter is now available HERE!

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