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Week of May 16-20

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Hello Trailblazer Families, THANK YOU for attending our Open House this week. It was such a blast bringing our families back on campus after a few years of not hosting an open house. Our students were so excited to showcase their hard work for you. Thank you to all of our staff for all of their hard work and preparation of this special evening. It was definitely a highlight of our year! Thank you to all of those PTC members and volunteers who helped host amazing family events this week as well, which coincided with our incredible Book Fair! What a fun week it was at Diamond Creek! Thank you for making this all possible for our DC families! Kindergarten 3D Shape Creations PTC NEWS!! Our DC PTC has open board positions for the 2022-23 school year & we need amazing volunteers to help: Open Positions for 2022-23 INCLUDE:  -Secretary  -Director of Fundraising -Communications -Webmaster Just added this year a  FIREWORKS  Coordinator & committee!! Diamond Creek PTC is excited to sh

Week of May 9-13

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Hello Trailblazer Families, We are looking forward to Open House this week on Wednesday, May 11th. We are excited to welcome all of our families on site to view the amazing work your students have been preparing. Open House is from 5:30-7:00 at Diamond Creek. Students are dismissed a 2:05 on Wednesday. We can't wait to see you all! Our FINAL Village Rally of the year was this past Wednesday. Our students enjoyed a final Diamond Creek chant of the year together and played a fun Kahoot game in their Villages which helped us review the Habits and Essentials we've been focusing on this year. HERE  is our Habit #1  HERE  Is our Habit #2 HERE  is our Habit #3  HERE  is our Habit #4 HERE  is our Habit #5 HERE  is our Habit #6 HERE  is our Habit #7 WELCOME Mrs. Phillips!  Mrs. Phillips, our incoming Diamond Creek principal for the 2022-23 school year, was on site this morning to meet our students and staff. She and Mrs. Garcia walked through classrooms to say hello to students.  We

Week of May 2-6

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  Hello Trailblazer Families, It's hard to believe that May is upon us! Our students are continuing with their hard work in our classrooms. Students in grades 3rd-5th focused extra hard this week throughout our state CAASPP testing. This testing continues into next week. Thank you for helping your students get good rest and nutritious breakfasts! Our FINAL Village Rally of the year is coming up this week on Wednesday, May 4th. We encourage all of our students to wear their Village T-shirt or colors and show their Village pride! HERE  is our Habit #1  HERE  Is our Habit #2 HERE  is our Habit #3  HERE  is our Habit #4 HERE  is our Habit #5 HERE  is our Habit #6 HERE  is our Habit #7 Teachers Who Make a Difference: Congratulations to our very own Ms. Triplett who was nominated as our Teacher Who Makes a Difference for 2021-22.  Ms. Triplett will be honored at a banquet recognizing teachers in Placer County.  We are so thankful to have Ms. Triplett at Diamond Creek and all of the posit

Week of April 25-29

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Hello Trailblazer Families, It was a great week back with our students! We hope you all had a wonderful Spring Break. Our 3rd-5th grade students begin CAASPP testing this week which is our state testing that happens in all districts in CA. Each classroom teacher will provide you with the class schedule for testing. Please make sure students are getting extra rest and eating healthy breakfasts! We also have some fun end of the year PTC events coming up soon as well as on site events. Please check out the dates below and mark your calendars! We are excited to end the year strong as a Diamond Creek community. Students enjoyed our final Village Meeting of the year this past week. They were able to meet with their Village teammates and reviewed Habit #7: Find Your Balance . We discussed and practiced ways we can be our best self like showing persistence, celebrating others, failing and trying again, and knowing when to say no. We will have one final All School Rally for the year on M

Week of April 18-22

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Hello Trailblazer Families, We wish you a wonderful, safe Spring Break! We will see students back on Tuesday, April 19th. Have a great break! HERE  is our Habit #1  HERE  Is our Habit #2 HERE  is our Habit #3  HERE  is our Habit #4 HERE  is our Habit #5 HERE  is our Habit #6 HERE  is our Habit #7 Our students have been practicing their Village chants and we wanted to share these with you as well!  HERE  are the chants if you'd like to practice at home too!  START/END TIME 2022-23 The times for our start and end time were previously shared in an email in February. Please note we will now dismiss at 2:02 instead of 2:12. The start time for next year is still 7:45. Thank you CANNED Food Drive: April 25th-29th Please read through the flyer linked HERE which gives all of the details of our Annual Canned Food Drive. Our TK students doing number talks with Mrs. Martinez, our teacher who supports our math instruction! OPEN HOUSE - May 11th, 2022 Our Open House date is May 11th from 5:30-

Week of April 4-8

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Hello Trailblazer Families, We had another AMAZING All-School Village Rally on Wednesday. We kicked off Habit #7: Find Your Balance. Students had time to reflect on ways they find balance in their life and also participate in a fun minute-to-win-it game. It's incredible to see our Villages back together, representing their Village as a school. Please note the deadline to order Yearbooks is quickly approaching - APRIL 4th! Information is listed below. HERE  is our Habit #1  HERE  Is our Habit #2 HERE  is our Habit #3  HERE  is our Habit #4 HERE  is our Habit #5 HERE  is our Habit #6 HERE  is our Habit #7 Our students have been practicing their Village chants and we wanted to share these with you as well!  HERE  are the chants if you'd like to practice at home too!  Practicing Habit #7 at our Village Rally START/END TIME 2022-23 The times for our start and end time were previously shared in an email in February. Please note we will now dismiss at 2:02 instead of 2:12. The star

Week of March 28 - April 1

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Hello Trailblazer Families, We are looking forward to another great ALL-SCHOOL Outside Rally on Wednesday, March 30th as we kick off and review our final Habit of the year. Habit #7: Find Your Balance. Students are encouraged to wear their Village T-shirt or color on Wednesday as we will be together in our Villages throughout our rally. HERE  is our Habit #1  HERE  Is our Habit #2 HERE  is our Habit #3  HERE  is our Habit #4 HERE  is our Habit #5 HERE  is our Habit #6 HERE is our Habit #7 Our students have been practicing their Village chants and we wanted to share these with you as well!  HERE  are the chants if you'd like to practice at home too!  Bernhard Museum Comes to Diamond Creek!  YEARBOOK INFORMATION A yellow flier went home with students to purchase a yearbook for this school year.  This is the FIRST and ONLY OPPORTUNITY to purchase a book filled with memories from the 2021-22 school year. Sales will run through April 4th and when they are done, they are done! We do no