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Donner News: Week of April 7-11

April 7th (Monday) “WELCOME BACK – TRACK A” – School resumes for all “A” Track students today.  School begins at 8:10am.  The first bell rings at 8:05am.  All students are expected to be in their classroom by 8:10am. April 9th (Wednesday) – PARENT UNIVERSITY MATH NIGHT #2 – Join us for the Laguna Creek Regional […]

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Donner News: Week of 3/10-3/14

March 11th (Tuesday)“AR TEST TAKING” Our school’s LIBRARY is open for ALL students (whether on or off track) to take AR tests from 2:00-3:00PM.  No Library services are available during this time. March 12th (Wednesday) “BRING YOUR FAMILY TO LUNCH DAY” FOR TRACKS C & D – You and your family are invited to join […]

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Survey – EGUSD Engaging Parents in the Local Control Accountability Plan

In June of 2013, Governor Jerry Brown signed into law one of the most significant changes to the way California’s school districts are funded. This new system – the Local Control Funding Formula (LCFF) – changes the way the State of California allocates funds to school districts. The LCFF provides base funding for all students […]

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Getting to the Core of the Matter – Volume 3

The Elk Grove Unified School District is committed to ensuring that our staff, parents and students understand the changes taking place with the Common Core State Standards. To further these efforts, the District has developed a new newsletter “Getting to the Core of the Matter” that will be distributed monthly through April. Please click on […]

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Donner News: Week of 3/3-3/7

March 3rd (Monday) “ANNUAL READ-A-THON” TRACKS A, B, & C – Celebrating Read Across America Day – Monday, March 3rd for Tracks A, B, & C.  (See the attached flyer to find out what is going to happen to Mrs. Jenkins and Mr. Jackson if we reach our school wide point’s goal.)Read-a-thon flyer 2014 (.pdf) March […]

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DONNER NEWS – Week of 2/24-2/28

“HAVE BREAKFAST WITH SHAPE-A-ROO!” Breakfast gives you the energy to start the day.  A healthy breakfast is important for everyone, especially children.  Students who eat breakfast: Do better in school. Perform better with increased attention span and memory. Miss fewer days of school and are late less often. Have improved behavior and attitude. Get the […]

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DONNER NEWS – Week of 2/17-2/21

(Friday) “SPIRIT WEAR DAY” This Friday is a spirit wear day!  The weather has gotten colder.  Did you know you could get a Donner sweatshirt for a reduced price?  If you would like to purchase new spirit wear, order forms are available in the office.  The spirit wear race is closer than ever this year.  […]

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EGUSD Board of Education seeks Finance Committee members

The Elk Grove Unified Board of Education (EGUSD) would like to invite interested applicants to serve in one of three open positions on the Board’s advisory Finance Committee. “We welcome community involvement in our District and appreciate the dedication of those individuals who take an opportunity to serve in this area of public education,” said […]

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EGUSD Parent Night on the Common Core State Standard Meeting tonight

Reminder: EGUSD Parent Night on the Common Core State Standards On Wednesday, January 22, 2014, the Elk Grove Unified School District will host a Common Core State Standards informational night for EGUSD parents. The event will cover an introduction to Common Core State Standards and answer the following questions: • What are the Common Core […]

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Donner News: Week of January 10-20

SCIENCE FAIR AND INVENTION CONVENTION – Looking for something for the kids to do over the winter break? How about starting a science fair project or creating a new invention. This year’s school site science fair and invention convention takes place on Thursday, March 13, 2014. First place winners and all inventions will advance to […]

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