March 18th - (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.
March 19th – (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.
March 20th – (Wednesday) – “NATIONAL ELEMENTARY HONOR SOCIETY INDUCTION CEREMONY” – Join us at 5:30PM in the MP Room as we celebrate the amazing accomplishments of all of our NEHS students. These 5th & 6th grade students have completed all the requirements to be inducted or to continue as members of the National Elementary Honor Society.
March 21st – (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.
March 22nd – (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 Elitha Donner PTA, along with The Popcorn Store, presents our 3rd and final movie night of the school year. Come and watch “Wreck It Ralph” for FREE! Doors open at 5:30PM, and the movie begins at 6:00PM. ALL DONNER GEAR 50% OFF AT THIS EVENT
(*Pizza, Drinks, Popcorn, and treats are available for purchase)
NOTE- ALL STUDENTS ATTENDING MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT
APPROPRIATE DRESS HARVEST BAR – Check out our school’s new fruit and vegetable bar that is available to our students during their lunch time. Donner Fruit & Veggie Bar .(pdf)
RUNNIN’ FOR RHETT – Our school’s newest after school academy for 5th & 6th grade students is sponsored by Runnin’ for Rhett. Participants will spend the next 5 weeks preparing for a 2.62 “mini” marathon during the Capital City Classic in Downtown Sacramento on April 21st. Look for the sign up information coming home with your child. All students participating in the 5 week program and running the race will be automatically signed up.
Parents, family members, and friends are welcome to run with us. Sign up for the race on the Change of Pace website. www.changeofpace.com. Registration is $12 until March 19th and $14 after that. For an additional $5 you can order a t-shirt. You will have the option of ordering a Capitol City Classic or a Runnin’ For Rhett Youth Fitness Shirt. Runnin’ For Rhett Letter (.pdf)
Come out on race day to cheer on all our runners or join the race and run with us!EGUSD_ENGLISH_Agreement_For_Activity_Participation_K-12-2012-2013 (.pdf)
6th ANNUAL DOLPHIN DASH – WEDNESDAY, APRIL 3RD FOR TRACKS C & D and MAY 3rd TRACKS A & B – Mark your calendars and get your training schedules ready, it’s time once again for our 6th Annual Dolphin Dash Jog-a-thon. Look for additional information and donation sheets coming home soon. All money earned goes to offsetting the transportation cost of our 6th grade field trip to Sly Park. Money earned by all 5th graders is directly credited to their Sly Park account for next year’s trip. Because of the combined effort of ALL of our students, the cost for the Sly Park trip has remained the same for the past 5 years!