PHE Amazon.com Wishlist–Donate books to our library!

‘TIS THE SEASON FOR GIVING! Give a book or two to Phoebe Hearst’s Library via our new Amazon.com Wish List! The Phoebe Hearst Library Guild has created a Wish List on Amazon.com Just go Amazon.com and search for our wish list and buys books for the library. On Amazon’s “wish list” icon click “find a wish…

Yearbook Tribute Ads (6th grade ONLY)–Due March 1st

Dear Parent or Guardian, Your sixth grader has done and accomplished so much in his or her years at Phoebe Hearst. You can be proud of your student. And you can show that pride with an ad in the yearbook. Kids will be happy to see a special message from you and will enjoy looking…

Kinder Yard Supervision

Hello PH Parents! Love to play Red Rover? Coordinate mini car races? Help with chalk art? Then we need your help! We could use some help supervising the kinder yard during recesses. Mrs. Stephanie and Mrs. June rotate through supervising the yard, but to increase safety and more organized play, we are offering double parent…

Testing & Accountability

Changes to State Testing Process A new law – AB 484 – signed by Governor Brown this month suspends administration of most California Standards Tests (CSTs) this spring to allow schools to participate in a field test of new student academic performance assessments. Called Smarter Balanced Assessments, the new online exams are more closely tied…

Scholastic Book Fair (Dec 2-6)

The Scholastic Holiday Book Fair is coming to Phoebe December 2-6 in the school library. A Scholastic flyer came home with the December newsletter. You may also preview and purchase books online and check your student’s class shopping date and time athttp://bookfairs.scholastic.com/homepage/phoebeahearstbasicelemsch. Students can shop during class time, the last 30 minutes of lunch time…