January 14th - (Monday) – “CAAP ACADEMY” / 2:30-4:00PM in the LIBRARY – The CAAP Academy is an afterschool program to assist students with homework and to provide academic support. The CAAP Academy meets every Monday and is open to ALL students. Students must be picked up by a parent or guardian until permission forms have been completed.
January 15th – (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 every Tuesday. Library services are NOT available on this day.
January 16th – (Wednesday) – Harriet Eddy Middle School 6th Grade Open House/ 6:30-8:30PM – Join Principal, Mr. Del Bonta and Harriet Eddy Staff members and learn more about Harriet Eddy MS. (See attached flyer for specific information.)
January 17th – (Thursday) – “School Library & Computer Lab OPEN” – Our school’s library is open on Thursdays after school from 2:30-3:30PM. Students on and off track can check out and return books. AR Testing and First in Math support are also available during this time in the Computer Lab.
January 18th – (Friday) – “Spirit Wear Day” – Wear your Donner gear, California Distinguished School Shirt, or school colors and help your class win the spirit trophy each week and a pizza party at the end of the school year! And don’t forget about the spirit surprises going on all year!
PTA MOVIE NIGHT / Friday, January 18th
Dinner begins at 5:30PM – Movie begins at 6:00pm
Join us and enjoy an evening out at the movies for free! Pizza and other treats will be available for purchase. There is a free raffle drawing during intermission. (Look for additional information on Movie being shown and pizza pre-ordering.)
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 Tuesday, March 12, 2013. First place winners and all inventions will advance to the district science fair and invention convention to be held March 20th – March 21st. All students on an accelerated contract are encouraged to participate. Participating students can pick up a Science Fair and Invention Convention packet from your child’s teacher or in the office. Packets can also be downloaded from our school’s website or Elitha Donner School Loop.
10th ANNUAL SPAGHETTI FEED – Our 10th Annual Spaghetti Feed is just around the corner on Friday, February 1st. It is time to begin gathering items for our Grade Level Baskets. Please donate items appropriate for your child’s grade level.
All perishable items must have a date that will NOT expire prior to March of 2013.
You can bring/send any items to your child’s teacher or the school office anytime before Friday, January 25, 2013. Grade Level Themes:
Kindergarten – “Pets
1st grade – “Art Supplies/Crafts”
2nd grade – “What’s For Dessert”
3rd grade– “Wrapping paper/Gift bags/Thank you cards”
4th grade – “Family Night”
5th grade – “Sports”
6th grade – “Gift Card Mania”
Baskets (medium or large) and “basket decorating” supplies are also needed.
The items will be made into gift baskets which will be auctioned off the evening of the spaghetti feed