URGENT – Book Fair Volunteers Needed!

Dear Phoebe Parents, The Scholastic Book Fair will be at the school in the library when we return from the break (Dec. 1-Dec. 5). I need more volunteers to help with the registers and student shoppers. If I do not get more help, I will only be able to stay open during student’s library times….

December Newsletter

Dear Families of Phoebe Hearst, Congratulations on officially finishing the first term of this fast-paced school year!  November was dedicated to academic conferences and an introduction to our district’s new elementary report cards. As with anything new and unknown, a period of growing pains and adjustments is to be expected – we, as a staff,…

The EVENT – Save the Date! March 20, 2015

The Event is moving downtown! Join us Friday, March 20, 2015 for our third Event fundraiser.  The venue has changed as well as the format.  Stay tuned for details in January! One thing that hasn’t changed is our fabulous silent and live auctions.  So clean out your closets and drawers.  Make room for incoming holiday…

Hay isn’t just for horses . . .

It’s for Harvest Festivals and mulching! Not just decor anymore! The Bales of Straw that we used in the Pumpkin Patch at the Harvest Festival were put to work in the Garden! Ms. Davis brought her 1st Graders out to spread straw that will help keep weeds and mud at bay! They also broke into…

ConnectED 11/2/14

Tomorrow, the Jog-a-thon begins at 8:30am. After a weekend-long weather delay, I know you’re anxious to get out there and show what you can do.  Students may wear athletic shorts or pants while running in the event, but will need to be in uniform before and after. Prior to the Jog-a-thon, I will announce the winners of…

November Newsletter

Dear Families of Phoebe Hearst, What a busy month of October we’ve had! The Giving Garden was in ‘full bloom’ with rich learning opportunities for students outside the classroom, PTO put on an incredible Harvest Festival in large part to the superb effort of Sarah Z’Berg, Hillary Johnson, and Holly Whitman, the Jog-a-thon raised more…