Week of May 6-10

WEEKLY NEWS
We had an exciting week at Diamond Creek! Our 4th grade students went on their big field trip to Coloma! This is always a highlight for our 4th grade students. On Friday, we welcomed our Grandparents to Diamond Creek for our 2nd grade Grandparents Day.  Our 2nd grade students performed beautiful songs for our Grandparents and were able to learn more about their grandparents traditions and hobbies.  This is always a very special day for our students and Grandparents.

We have many science experiments alive and well at Diamond Creek! Students in multiple grade levels are studying and observing the life cycle.  We have plants growing, caterpillars moving through their life cycle and chick eggs that will be hatching soon! Many exciting opportunities for our students to learn and observe.

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

Diamond Creek Student News


Our Amazing DC Choir Performing their Spring Concert


ONLINE AUCTION - ROUND 2!! - STARTS SUNDAY!!
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 from May 5th 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 last PTC Meeting for this school year is Tuesday, May 7th at 7pm in the DC Library.  Child care for school aged kids will be provided.

The PTC will have some positions open for the next school year and we would love your help. 

1. Treasurer
2. Financial Secretary 
3. Secretary 
4. Membership Coordinator 
5. Enrichment Coordinator 

Mrs. Cook's Class Performing their Spring Sing



Upcoming Dates:
5/7 - PTC General Meeting 7:00 PM - Pizza & Childcare for school aged children provided
5/8 - The Habit Dine & Donate
5/8 - Village Meeting - wear your Village T-shirt or color! 
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

ANNUAL CANNED FOOD DRIVE - THIS WEEK!!
Diamond Creek’s annual canned food drive kicks off Monday, May 6th and we’re hoping to collect over 3000 food items in JUST 1 WEEK!!.

The food bank supply gets really low in the spring and they could really use our help.  Student Leadership has come up with some theme days to make this fun! You can bring in anything on the days of the drive, but if you want a little challenge try to bring in items related to each of the days listed below.

Macaroni and/or Marinara Monday (boxes of Mac n cheese and/or Spaghetti Sauce)
Tuna Tuesday (any canned meat item)
Wellness Wednesday (any canned fruit or vegetable)
Tomato Thursday (any canned tomato item)
Free Choice Friday (Any canned food items you have!)


***The only things we cannot accept are breakable or perishable items.


2nd Grade Grandparents Day


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 

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Habit #7



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 April PTC newsletter is now available HERE!

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