What do you need to know this week?
Book Fair is Almost Here! November 16th - 20th. Please consider working a volunteer shift. Your participation makes all the difference.
Advance tickets to parent education speaker event, with Dr. Wendy Mogel, Ph.D., bestselling author of The Blessing of a Skinned Knee. Pre-purchase your tickets now.
Party Book 2015 is online now. You can still shop for parties and make sure your Canyon social calendar is always filled.
Annual Food drive to support the Westside Food Bank is Nov 2-13. Dropoff bins located at library, breezeway, and other covered walkways. Learn more.
An exciting new option for Annual Giving: Donating Stocks. Contact Vesa Tontti to learn more.
If you missed the last Booster Club meeting in October, stay current and read the meeting minutes.
Did you miss the last newsy Chronicle? You can always see past Chronicle editions here.
Now - Purchase Party Book Parties
Now - Pickup Directory, Front Office, $12 cash/ check
Nov 30th - School Resumes
Dec 2nd - Revere Night @ 6pm
Dec 7th-18th - Toy Drive
Dec 8th - Canyon Ice Skating Event @ 2pm
Dec 10th - Committee Meetings @ 2pm
Dec 10th - Lost & Found Cleared & Items Donated
Dec 16th - Booster Club Holiday Party, Details to Come
Dec 17th - Winter Concert @ 8:30 am & 10:30am, Details to Come
Dec 17th - Governing Council @ 2pm
Dec 18th - Sparks of Love Special Assembly with Firemen
Dec 18th - Minimum Day, Early Dismissal @12:30pm
Dec 21st - Jan 10th - Winter Break
Jan 11th - School Resumes, Auction Launch
Feb 23rd - Canyon School Tour, 8:30am, signup
Mar 11th - Canyon School Tour, 8:30am, signup
I am excited to announce that we have officially signed the contract with DreamBox Learning! (http://www.dreambox.com) Many of you have probably heard your child(ren) talk about this new and exciting computer program that we have been piloting for the past couple of months. DreamBox is an online math program that provides an adaptive, engaging learning environment that keeps kids interested and motivated for success...read more>>
Featuring the latest Diary of a Wimpy Kid – Old School
Monday, Nov. 16th - Friday, Nov. 20th
Regular hours: 7:30AM - 3PM (closed during lunch hours)
Book Fair needs YOU! Volunteer to work a shift or two, and help the kids shop for books.
STUDENT WISH LISTS: Come visit us and see the student wish lists your children have created. All the current popular titles will be there.
In a hurry? Our wonderful and dedicated volunteers can help you locate the books listed in the various wish lists!
The Book Fair is not only a wonderful community event that our children look forward to, but it is also a fundraiser for Booster Club. All the money raised by Booster Club goes directly into the classroom to benefit our children.
Questions? Contact the Book Fair Committee
The Party Book is online, and there are still many parties with spots still open.
Visit the 2015 Online Party Book now and get in on some of these incredible parties.
Some upcoming parties include:
>> 2ND GRADE ART PARTY
See details about this party
>> LACHMAN LANE BREAKFAST WALK
>>5TH GRADE GIRL POWER
Visit our Party Book pages for everything you need to know about this yearlong fundraiser.
Since school began, our associates program with Amazon has earned us $935.
Let's keep the free money coming in and ALWAYS use this custom Canyon link when ordering anything off Amazon. Shopping never felt so good!
Canyon Parent Education is honored to present world renowned psychologist, NY Times bestselling author, and global keynote speaker, Dr. Wendy Mogel, Ph.D.
DATE: Tuesday, November 17
TIME: Registration 6:30pm, talk begins promptly at 7:00pm
LOCATION: Mercer Hall, Palisades High School
-$20 in advance
-$25 at the door (if available),
-$36 ticket + Dr. Mogel’s book, The Blessing of a Skinned Knee
Dr. Mogel’s engaging presentation encouraging the protection and promotion of self-reliance, resilience, accountability and exuberance in children as encapsulated in her bestselling book, The Blessing of a Skinned Knee, is not to be missed!
Please support our school and invite your friends to join. This event is a fundraiser for Canyon, but open to the community.
Dr. Mogel will be signing books following the talk.
November 2nd - 13th
Be a part of our community-wide campaign to help those in need. Dropoff bins are located at the Library, breezeway and other covered walkways.
We support the Westside Food Bank.
These foods will reach children in need, low-income families, unemployed and underemployed individuals, the elderly, homeless people, and others in need thoughout the Westside.
The following food items are needed:
Peanut Butter (in plastic) • Cans of: Soup, Vegetables, Tuna, Pork & Beans, Stews/Meats, Fruits • Pasta • Pinto Beans • Lentils • Macaroni & Cheese • Instant Soups • Protein Bars Hot & Cold Cereals • Fruit Juices • Baby foods (for baby food glass is o.k., otherwise no glass).