PRINCIPAL LOGAN’S NOTE
GHOST-A-GRAMS ON SALE NEXT WEEK
ANNUAL GIFT WRAP FUNDRAISER!
New School Council Members (winners of election)
Congrats to the the following students who campaigned and won this year's election:
Nora Farkas - President
Tanner Klein- Vice President
Caden Albright- Treasurer
Buck Heffernan- Secretary
Ellie Connolly - Publicity
PUMPKIN PALOOZA FESTIVAL
School Site Council Updates
Our SSC is reviewing student achievement data. On Thursday, Dec. 6 at 3PM in the library we will review our data from District and State Testing. SSC approved our 18/19 goals focusing on college and career readiness, equity and opportunity, whole child, and professional development. The SPSA Executive Summary is posted outside the main office window and will soon be available on the website.
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
CRAZY HAIR DAY!
Friday, October 19 is CRAZY HAIR DAY - Wear your hair in a crazy way to show your spirit.
THE PFA NEEDS YOU!
We have a number of Committee Chair openings
and we'd love for you to volunteer and be a part of what makes Sumac special!
Additionally, we've moved our next PFA meeting to the morning so that more parents might join us. Our next PFA meeting is Nov 7th at 8:30am. Mark your calendar and see you there!
— VOYAGER SPONSORS --
Have you checked out Voyager sponsor LeXT Robo Academy? They’re offering FREE classes this week and the rest of next week for Sumac families! Text or call Christina at 818.699.2388 or email firstname.lastname@example.org and set up your class today! www.lextusa.com
PRINCIPAL LOGAN’S NOTE
Congratulations to the first recipients of our Valiant Voyagers Awards! On Friday, Sept. 28th, the children were presented with a certificate during morning assembly and recognized for their Positive Mindset, one of our six Student 360 dispositions. We’re so proud of them and the radiating effect they have on our community! Encourage Positive Mindset in your household with practicing daily gratitudes.
Abby Lawrence Alayna Nahmias Alyss Bautista Anya Emerson Arinna Avalos Bailey Bucher Bodie Labbee Briceyda Chuc May Cameron Albright Cameron Stone Dallas Jackson
Davis Richardson Delila Lucas Dyna Geo Ellie Conolly Joelle Naaman Kyle Liu Barba Macy van Gelder Marilyn Colley Mason Boepple Nicole Solares Ohmry Caberty Poppy Baring Fowler Quintin Thatcher Reagan Robbins Robert McStroul Sawyer Martens Sloane Briggs Sofia Alonso Sutton Pierguidi Talullah Reich William Borzage III Yoandri Canche Zaylia Chandler
Our next Valiant Voyager assembly will be Friday, October 28 when we celebrate students for demonstrating the Student 360 disposition of Mindfulness and Thoughtfulness.
— OCTOBER STUDENT 360 FOCUS IS MINDFULNESS AND THOUGHTFULNESS --
Being present and in the moment. Listening authentically. Being focused and aware.
GET YOUR APPAREL ORDER IN BY FRIDAY!
By popular demand we’re doing another apparel run! Order the 2018 Limited Edition Skateboarding Astronaut (it won’t be here forever!) or the Voyager Helmet.
Get a super comfy zip-up jacket just in time for the fall weather or grab our super-soft classic tri-blend T-shirts! T-shirt’s available in youth and adult sizes and either blue/grey or green colors. Zip-up available only in blue.
NOTE: adult sizes are running about one size large in both the shirts and jackets.)
Get your order in by Friday to receive it by the 19th!
For payments by cash or check, pick up an order form at the front desk.
Click here to order and pay by credit card
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
PFA FUNDRAISING UPDATE
Wear your sports or favorite college wear. Fun run begins at 7:45am. Families are welcome to participate! Join us October 10 @ Sumac Park to walk in the morning in honor of International Walk to School Day
Sheri’s Piano Place
Having fun piano lessons yet? Check us out! The breakthrough Australian Method has kids and adults playing 8 to 10 great-sounding classical, contemporary, blues and accompaniment pieces ”hands together”-—in just the first 3 months! Due to popularity, we’ve extended our free introductory session for Sumac families and two free lessons when you call by October 5th! (818) 486-4743 www.sherispianoplace.com/register-now
Sheri Reingold, Master Simply Music Teacher, 15 yrs — Oak Park Studio