Week of May 22-26

What's Coming Up This Week? May 22-26
Congratulations to our Girls on the Run team who competed in their 5k last weekend! The whole morning was a success.  The girls were 100% supportive of each other, cheering each other on and running together. It was a delight to see all of our girls running with a friend or family member throughout the race.  We are excited to bring Girls on the Run back to Diamond Creek next year.

A few of my highlights this week involved some 3 on 2 basketball games at recess.  Mr. Carlos and I were challenged to play three 4th grade students and then three 5th grade students in basketball.  Some tough competition throughout those games, but smiles, high fives and lots of fun definitely made it a highlight for me.  You'll have to ask your students who won each game or look for it in the next student news!

Our 4th grade Gold Rush plays were amazing as well! Hats off to all of our 4th grade students and teachers.  Many hours of practice and hard work went in to making those plays so wonderful.

We will finish up all CAASPP testing this week with our 3rd through 5th grade students.

Students News

Upcoming Dates:
5/23 Choir Concert
5/25 Dine & Donate - Skipolini's
5/29 No School - Memorial Day
6/5 Combined Choir Concert w/Cooley
6/9 Field Day
6/9 - Minimum Day
6/12 - Minimum Day
6/13 Last day of School - Minimum Day

MAY IS BIKE MONTH! We are encouraging our students to bike to school in this beautiful weather! Make sure to wear a helmet when biking or on a scooter please! 

During the 2017-18 school year, Diamond Creek will be implementing a program called WATCH D.O.G.S.  This program is intended to bring our fathers and grandfathers into our classrooms to support education and safety.  Please check out the website linked below for more information.  We are looking for one of our fathers to be our "Top DOG" to help us organize this great program.  Please email Ms. Turry if you are interested in being the Top Dog.  We are still looking for a Top Dog to be able to kick off this program!

WATCH D.O.G.S. Website

Read to Ride Program
The Read to Ride program is open to students kindergarten through eighth grade. Students must read two books, write a summary, then bring the completed form to the California State Fair Guest Services office (located inside the Main Gate) to receive two free rides.

Online Registration is NOW LIVE!
Have a future TK or Kindergarten student? Please click the link below to register your student online for the upcoming 2017-18 school year.

Online Registration

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

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook to see daily happenings at Diamond Creek! @rcsdDC


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