Memo for Kinder and First Grade

Just a reminder that Kinder students can be dropped off NO EARLIER than 7:55am at the designated Kinder entrance. First graders can be dropped off as early as 7:30am and should enter the school through the main gate in the front parking lot or the gate on 60th Street that leads to the blacktop. See you…

Parent Forum Follow-up

August 29th, 2014 Dear Phoebe Families, Thank you to all those that came out last night to the Parent Forum, it was a very productive event. I began with my vision for the school, my core values as principal, the Common Core and instructional shifts, and then we opened the floor for comments about what…

Help needed assembling First Day Packets

Want to get in some parent volunteer hours early? We need help assembling First Day Packets! If you’d like to assist, we will be working in the library from 8:30am to 2:30pm on Thursday, August 28th. See you there!

Thanks Garden Team!

The Garden Team made some amazing progress this Saturday! Thanks to Holly Whitman, Hillary Johnson, and Mr. Burkhouse for organizing the event – and a big thanks to all of those who came to help.

ConnectED 8/20/14

Back-to-School Uniform shopping the green and easy way – take part in the 2nd Annual Phoebe Hearst Clothing Swap! Here’s how it works: Grab your gently used uniform gear and rather than tossing clothes, selling them, or just handing them off to charity, drop items off at school in bins located outside of the office…

Garden Workday

Calling All Phoebe Garden Enthusiasts! GARDEN WORKDAY!Saturday 8/23, 8am – 12pm. Bring tools and water and help the Garden Team (Mr. Burkhouse, Hillary Johnson, Holly Whitman) get the gardens spruced up for Fall!!!No experience necessary – just come out, get dirty, meet new people, and have fun!

ConnectED 8/16/14

Parent Forum Wed., Aug. 27th | 5:30-6:30 pm | Multi-purpose Room We will discuss: Common Core Landscape of testing & accountability Shared vision for the school Feedback from parents about what makes PHE such a great school New Parent Orientation & Ice Cream Social Thurs., Aug. 28th | 5:30-7:00pm | Grassy Breezeway between classrooms 1…

First letter

August 1st, 2014 Dear Families of Phoebe Hearst, I begin this year as your principal humbled by the opportunity to serve such a dynamic school community! I am thankful for the warm welcome I have already received from parents, staff, students, and community members. This spring, as I toured the campus, visited classrooms, and attended…