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Music and Choir 2017-2018

Attention Sunrise Families,

 

We hope you were able to attend our Music and Choir Spring Performance Informational Night on May 17, but if you were not able, here’s the scoop for Music and Choir for next school year.  We will be offering Choir for TK-6 grade students, Beginning Instrumental Music (with recorders) for grades 1-3, and Beginning Band for grades 4-6.  A half year’s tuition (August-December) for each program will be $150.  If you would like to register or find more information about Choir and Beginning Instrumental Music, please log on to www.caseprograms.com. If you would like to register or find more information about Beginning Band, please log on to http://mandarins.org/about/education.html.

Thank you!

Sunrise and McGarvey Elementary PFO Executive Board Results

A big thank you to this year’s PFO Executive board members at Sunrise Elementary for an incredibly successful year of membership, Family FUNDnight, Jamba Friday’s, Box Top collections, APEX, Carnival, and teacher appreciation and school support! You made the transition to having two separate elementaries seamless and positive for the entire community! Today at our PFO General Board meeting our Executive Board for next year was voted in as follows:

President- Lindsay King
Vice President-Anjeleeca Wood
Secretary-Kiyono Anderson
Treasurer-Jaci McAleer
General Board Members- Sarojni Christensen, Mandie Espinosa, Marti Kroll, and Heather Martinez.

Robert J. McGarvey Elementary School 2017-2018 PFO Executive Board Members are as following:

President-Geoff Harmon
Vice President-Gena Pascual-Vierra
Secretary-Michele Buettner
Treasurer-Tiffany Tan
Directors at Large: Safe Routes to School-Erin Seymour
General Board- Pamela Teding

Congratulations to all new board members and we are so excited for the 2017-2018 school year! If you are interested in more information about the PFO, have any questions, or are interested in volunteering opportunities throughout the upcoming school year, please contact the PFO at sunriseelementarypfo@gmail.com

Open House (A&D 5/18/17) (B&C 6/8/17)

Sunrise Elementary cordially invites you to join us on Thursday, May 18th for A  &  D Track‘s Open House and annual Art Exhibit.

The Art Exhibit will be held in the MP room from 5:00 – 6:30.

Classrooms will be open from 5:00 – 6:00 for you to visit your child’s classroom to see all the wonderful work and learning they have been doing all year long!

Join us after Open House for Family Dinner Night Out @ Chili’s and YogurtVilla!

B & C Tracks, save the date for your Open House on Thursday, June 8th!

College & Career Day (5/19/17) Speakers Needed!

SAVE THE DATE!!

Friday, May 19th

8:30-12:00

Our 5th and 6th grade students will be learning about what it takes to go to college and have a career.  If you are interested in sharing your career journey to our 5th and 6th grade students, we need you!  Please see the flyer for more details and contact information.  We are in the planning stages now and would like to schedule you to speak with our students for about 15 – 20 minutes.  Students will rotate throughout several presentations throughout the morning so you will need to be available from 8:30-12:00.  Lunch will be provided for our presenters. 

Thank you for your support!

Promotion Schedule (2016-2017)

 

Mark your calendars! The promotion schedules are as follows:

D Track –

Tuesday, May 23rd
Kindergarten: 8:25 – 8:50 (Arriaga, Segura, & Young)
6th Grade: 9:00 AM (Harding)

A, B & C Tracks –

Thursday, June 22nd
Kindergarten:
8:30 – 9:05 (Harris, Stecca, & Suine)
9:10 – 9:30 (Chock & Eathorne)
9:40 – 10:05 (Aboukhadijeh & Stanger)

Friday, June 23rd
6th Grade:
9:00 AM (Rotenberg, Linn, Brown & Speck)

2nd Annual Bike Rodeo (4/29/17)

Join us at Sunrise Elementary this Saturday, April 29th from 10 AM – 1 PM for our 2nd Annual Sunrise Elementary Bike Rodeo!

On-bike fun for students and the whole family! Bring your bikes and helmets to learn about bike safety, maintenance, and handling skills. We will also take a group bike ride to explore the Anatolia-Kavala Ranch Bike Trail. Lunch and a cool treat provided.

10:00 am – Rodeo Opens ● 11:00 am – Hot Dog lunch
12:00 pm – Family Bike Ride ● 12:30 pm – Ice Cream

RSVP at: https://goo.gl/forms/AyIQbLYUdiYtdOmv1

Sponsored by The 50 Corridor Transportation Management Association

The Book Fair is Here! Volunteers needed!

The Scholastic Book Fair is up and running
and WE NEED VOLUNTEERS!!!!!

Visit our Book Fair, April 24th – 28th.
Students will be able to preview and/or purchase during scheduled class time.

Join us for “S’more fun with books” on
Friday, April 28th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. shopping during our Unity Carnival
Browse the selection and purchase books online HERE!

$1 candy and pencil grams are available for personal sale April 10th – April 28th

All monies raised in the ‘All For Books’ campaign will be matched by Scholastic and used to fill classroom libraries as well as to get books into the hands of children who otherwise would not have access to them.

Volunteers will be needed throughout the Book Fair
Sign up to be a volunteer!

S’more Fun with Books – Book Fair (4/24/17 – 4/28/17)

Sunrise Elementary will be hosting a Scholastic Book Fair, April 24th – 28th

Students will be able to preview and/or purchase during scheduled class time

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Join us for “S’more fun with books” on

Wednesday, April 26th from 1:00 – 3:30 p.m. supervised shopping (guardian must be present)

Friday, April 28th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. shopping during our Unity Carnival

Purchase books online @ www.scholastic.com/bf/SunriseES

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Candy or Pencil Gram for $1.00 each

will be available for purchase Monday, April 3rd Friday, April 7th, during their regularly scheduled class time (delivered April 10th)

Candy and pencils will be available for personal sale April 10th – April 28th

All monies raised in the ‘All For Books’ campaign will be matched by Scholastic and used to fill classroom libraries as well as to get books into the hands of children who otherwise would not have access to them

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Volunteers will be needed throughout the Book Fair – visit

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080c48a9ad2fa2f85-book

To sign up to be a volunteer!

MOANA – Track Change Day Movie Day (4/5/17)

Join us on Track Change Day, Wednesday, April 5th for Minimum Day Movie Day …Featuring MOANA.

1st – 6th grade students are welcome to stay 12:45 – 2:45. ALL $7 tickets include after school care and meal deal (pizza & water).

**Kindergarten & TK are welcome to come when accompanied by an adult ONLY.**

Attendance and Food MUST be pre-ordered and pre-PAID by Friday, March 31st. See your child’s Wednesday Folder for order form.

Dinner Night Out @ Chipotle (4/5/17 5-9 PM)

JOIN THE SUNRISE ELEMENTARY PFO FOR

FAMILY DINNER NIGHT OUT

Wednesday, April 5th from 5:00-9:00 PM


Located  in the Smart & Final Shopping Center

at 2350 Sunrise Blvd. Suite 3, Rancho Cordova

Please present this webpage with your order and show it from your mobile device

for Dine-In or Take Out

and 50% of the sale will be donated to Sunrise Elementary PFO

The TWO classes that have the most people attend Dinner Night Out at Chipotle’s Sunrise School Fundraiser on Wednesday, April 5th will receive a PIZZA PARTY with the PRINCIPAL!  Make sure you stop by the PFO table the night of the fundraiser!

PFO would love to say a big THANK YOU to all the families that came out and supported our school! There were over 300 meals purchased for our fundraiser and we raised $1,006.33 last night—our biggest dinner night out profit ever! Congratulations to Mrs. Arriaga’s and Mr. Kroll’s classes who also earned Pizza with the Principals for having the classes with the most turn out last night!

“Screenagers” @ Sunrise (4/11/17 @ 5 PM)

 

Join us Wednesday, April 11th from 5 -7 PM as we host a screening for the movie “Screenagers” in the Sunrise Elementary MP Room.

Award-winning SCREENAGERS probes into the vulnerable corners of family life, including the director’s own, and depicts messy struggles, over social media, video games, academics and internet addiction. Through surprising insights from authors and brain scientists solutions emerge on how we can empower kids to best navigate the digital world.

For more information or to view the trailer, visit their website at http://www.screenagersmovie.com/

This is a FREE event for our families and community members.

Family Science Night (C&D 3/22/17; A&B 5/30/17)

 

Please join us for our first Sunrise Family Science Night.

Students will explore and challenge themselves at many self-directed activities and families will participate in a Family Design Challenge in our Multipurpose Room. 

The cost is FREE and we will have light refreshments. We look forward to seeing Sunrise families there for a great night of science discovery and family time.

For more information about Family Science Night night, click here!

C & D Track night:  Wednesday, March 22, 2017 – 6:00 – 7:30 PM

A & B Track Night: Tuesday, May 30, 2017 – 6:00 – 7:30 PM

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