Canyon Headlines: What You Need to Know This Week

Back to School Picnic & Outdoor Movie Night, featuring The Princess Bride
Date: Friday, August 26th
Time: 6:00pm - dusk
Where: Rustic Canyon Park, 601 Latimer Rd, Santa Monica, CA 90402
What: Bring your family-favorite mobile meals, a picnic blanket or tablecloth, and meet us at the park for a lovely community building event in the beautiful Canyon setting. The kiddos can watch The Princess Bride on a 16 foot screen, and parents can mingle and get to know their new school family.


Back to School Night at Canyon
Date: Tuesday, August 30th *NEW DATE
Time: 5:30pm-6:15pm for grades 3-5; 6:30pm-7:15pm for grades K-2
Where: Canyon School
What: Join us at Back to School Night and find out important information from your child's teacher. Please make arrangements for childcare as this is a parents-only event.


2016 - 2017 LAUSD Opening Packet Forms are Available
For safety and compliance, it is critical that the office receives all of the required items with parent/guardian signature no later than Friday, August 26th. Use this handy checklist and check off the forms as you complete them. Please be sure to indicate your child's name on each of the forms. Forms can be turned in to your child's teacher or in the main office.


Tuberculosis Test Clinic at School
As a requirement by LAUSD, all on-campus parent/guardian volunteers must turn in a Tuberculosis Skin Test result along with your LAUSD Parent Volunteer Form. For your convenience, we will offer administration of the Tuberculosis Skin Test/PPD on campus. A medical professional will return 2 days later to interpret results and provide documentation.
Test Date*: Tues, Aug 23rd, 8:00-10:00am
Price: $25 cash only
Results: Participants must return the morning of Thur, Aug 25th for test reading

RSVP: Signup for your slot now.
*TB Test good for 4 years


Canyon Classroom Supplies List
As a reminder, if you're shopping for supplies using Amazon, please use our Canyon custom link to Amazon, which donates a percentage of your sales to Canyon's Booster Club every month.


School Supplies Drive for School on Wheels Charity
While you're shopping for classroom wishlists and supplies, consider buying a donation to support our drive towards School on Wheels.


Help Wanted: Canyon Needs You 
Consider joining our incredible team of volunteers at Canyon. There's no better way to make lifelong friends and immediately understand the value of a fabulous parent organization towards your children's educational experience. Get in touch with Yasmin Yaghmai to learn more.


UPCOMING EVENTS:
August 19th - Morning Assembly @ 8:15am, Library Steps, Parents Welcome
August 26thOpening Packet Forms Due
August 26th - Back to School Picnic & Movie Night (The Princess Bride!) at Rustic Park, 6pm - Dusk
August 29th - Orchestra Recruitment Assembly, Grades 1-5
August 30th - Back to School Night, 5:30pm-6:15pm for grades 3-5; 6:30pm- 7:15pm for grades K-2, parents only
September 2nd - No School, Admissions Day
September 5th - No School, Labor Day

TRAFFIC SAFETY DUTY: Next Week: Volunteers*; Following Week: Watson  
*please consider helping us out by taking a volunteer traffic duty shift for the first weeks of school