AUGUST

8/3    New Student Mixer @ SI Park

8/16   Ice Cream Social 2:00-3:00 pm

8/19   Parent Coffee 9:30 am

8/19   First Day of School

8/23   Fam Lunch/Booster Meeting

8/26   Back to School Night 6:00 pm

8/26   Catalina (6th) Parent Info 7:00

8/30   Tiger Challenge Kick-Off

SEPTEMBER

9/2      No School: Labor Day

9/3-5  Student Council Election Wk

9/16-20  Catalina Study Trip (6th)

9/24   Picture Day

9/27   Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

OCTOBER

10/4     Tiger Challenge Games Day

10/10  5-Wk TH Electives (Skip 10/24)

10/18    Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

10/21    Picture Retake Day

10/23-25  Ocean Pines Study Trip (4th)

10/31    Pumpkin Decorating Contest

NOVEMBER

11/8  No School: Teacher Workday

11/11  No School: Veterans Day

11/15  Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

11/18-22  Parent-Teacher Conf Week           Minimum Days 1:00 pm Dismissal

11/25-29  No School: Thanksgiving

DECEMBER

12/4   Minimum Day 1:00 pm

12/7   Big Bro/Big Sis Holiday Party

12/12  Mini Mall (4th)

12/13   Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

12/20   Winter Class Parties

12/23-1/3 No School: Winter Break

JANUARY

1/6   First Day after Winter Break

1/6   Walk-through History (6th)

1/9   Walk-through History (4th)

1/13-17  Yosemite Study Trip (5th)

1/20  No School: MLK Holiday

1/23  5- Wks TH Electives

1/24  Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

FEBRUARY

2/10  No School: Lincoln Bday

2/11-13 Valentine Grams

2/12 Science Expo

2/14  Valentine Class Party

2/17  No School: Presidents Day

2/21  Walk-through History (5th)

2/28  Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

MARCH

3/2  No School: Teacher Workday

3/9-13  Buck-A-Book

3/9-13 Parent-Teacher Conf Week           Minimum Days 1:00 pm

3/18  Open House & Spring Raffle

3/20  Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

3/25  Minimum Day 1:00 Dismissal

APRIL

4/2  IEI Showcase

4/6-13  No School: Spring Break

4/17  Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

4/20-24  Global Awareness Week

4/26  SLO Marathon Station

4/27  Volunteer Appreciation 8:30 am

MAY

5/4-8 Staff Appreciation Week

5/4-22  SBAC State Testing

5/5-7  Penny Wars

5/8   Bike At School Day

5/15  Fam Lunch/Booster Mtg

5/20  6th Grade Play

5/25  No School: Memorial Day

5/29  4th/5th Awards Assembly

JUNE

6/1  Battle of the Books

6/2  6th Awards/Promotion Assembly

6/3  Water Park + BBQ (6th)

6/3  Palm Theater Movie (4th+5th)

6/4  Games Day & Last Day of School

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Event

Explanation

6th Grade Play

Original play created by 6th graders. Rehearsals during school. 2 Evening shows.

Back To School Night

Evening meeting for parents & teachers about classroom expectations. No students.

Battle of the Books

Students read books from a list of 30 to qualify for a team competition at school.

Big Bro+Sis Holiday Party (SAT)

Family community service opportunity hosting a Saturday afternoon holiday party at Teach

for SLO County Big Brothers and Big Sisters

Bike At School

Bring a bike and helmet to school for bike activities.

Buck-A-Book

Students donate their used books which are sold at school for $1 each.

Catalina (CIMI)

6th Grade Study Trip to Catalina Island Marine Institute. 5 days/4 nights M-F

Camp Ocean Pines

4th Grade Study Trip to Camp Ocean Pines, Cambria. 3 days/2 nights TU-TH

Electives (Fall & Winter)

Five 90-minute weekly Thursday sessions. Parents teach groups fun topics:

Yoga, hip hop dance, 3D printing, cooking, origami, various sports, painting/art, science, etc.

Family Lunch

Monthly family picnic lunch. Fridays 12:30-1:05. Bring your lunch & picnic blanket to eat with your student.

Global Awareness Week

Week-long activities to raise awareness of the world, including environmental awareness, cultural appreciation, a geography bee, community service, and country presentations by parents and community guests. Volunteers needed to present sessions on a country of your choice!

Ice Cream Social

Welcome back to school at a meet and greet with friends, teachers, and ice cream!

IEI

Innovation and Exploration Initiative: Class project to explore solutions to a real-world problem..

Mini Mall

4th grade students design and produce a product to sell to classmates as holiday gifts (under $5).

Students donate profits to a local charity of their choosing.

New Student Mixer

Incoming students and families casual meet & greet before school starts

Open House

Evening of Teach families and prospective families visiting classrooms.

Penny Wars

Student Council collects pennies by class. Dollars+silver coins penalize other classes.

Proceeds donated to a local charity of Student Council’s choosing.

Pumpkin Contest

Bring your carved pumpkin for judging and fun prizes.

Science Expo

Science Fair

SLO Marathon

Family community service to support an aid station along the SLO Marathon race course.

Spirit Days

(Every Friday)

Wear Tiger gear every Friday, or dress for Student Council’s fun theme days: Crazy Hair, Twin Day, etc. Tiger gear sales in fall and spring.

Staff Appreciation Week

5 days of appreciating our awesome teachers and staff.

Teach Boosters Club

In lieu of PTA. All parents are members. Fundraising & Community-Building to support Teach.

All are welcome to attend monthly meetings after Family Lunch days.

Tiger Challenge

Our major fundraiser with the goal to raise $600 per student (includes donations from friends & families,

business sponsors, corporate matching, etc). Final Tiger Day (Oct 4) is a games day + pizza lunch.

Valentine Grams

Student Council sells a $1 card + small gift (e.g. flower, pencil) for delivery to friends at school.

Walk Through History

Interactive history curriculum enrichment program:

4th: California History. 5th: American Revolution. 6th: Ancient Civilization.

Yosemite

5th Grade Study Trip to Yosemite. 5 days/4 nights M-F