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Henry Ford School: January 13 – 17, 2020

This Week at Henry Ford Elementary

MONDAY, JANUARY 13

TUESDAY, JANUARY 14

  • 7 PM PTA Meeting in Staff Room

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 15

THURSDAY, JANUARY 16

  • Minimum day

FRIDAY, JANUARY 17


Important Upcoming Dates

  • January 14, 2020:  PTA Meeting @ 7 PM
  • January 25, 2020:  OrangeTheory Fitness Workout @ 1:30 PM
  • February 7, 2020:  Family Dance

OrangeTheory Fitness Fundraiser

Don’t forget to sign up for the Orange Theory Fitness fundraiser on Saturday January 25th at 1:30 PM.  There is still room left!  Cost is $25 before January 10.  After that the cost goes up to $30.  

If you have any questions, email Ellen Jacobson.  There is a basket in the main office for envelopes and forms.


PTA Meeting Agenda

Agenda for Tuesday, January 14, 2020 PTA Meeting:

  • 7:00 – Welcome
  • 7:02 – Approval of Minutes
  • 7:05 – Measure H Follow Up – Ann Hynececk
  • 7:15 – Officer’s Reports
    • Principal’s Report – Al Rosell
    • Faculty Liaison’s Report – Amy Barstad
    • President’s Report – Keri King
    • Treasurer’s Report – Jeff Waite
  • 7:35 – Committee/Event Updates
    • Orange Theory/Box Tops – Ellen Jacobson
    • Family Dance – Jeanette Camacho
  • 7:50 New/On-going Business
    • Pasta Dinner – Colleen Lewcock
    • Makerspace – Becky Foutch
      • New 3D Printer
      • Nw Coding Club Session
    • Family Dodgeball – Ellie Artale
    • Coordinators Needed
      • Pasta Dinner Auction (Friday, May 15th)
      • Pasta Dinner Food (Friday, May 15th)
      • Fall Fiesta (October 2020)
      • Fall Fundraiser (Fall 2020)
      • Weekly Newsletter Communication
  • 8:15 Adjourn

Next Meeting:  Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 at 7:00pm

If you (partnering up is encouraged too) are interested in any of these positions, please contact Keri King at kking.206@gmail.com. We welcome familiar and new faces!

Upcoming PTA Meetings – at 7pm

All are welcome!

  • January 14
  • February 1 1
  • March 10
  • April 21
  • May 19

January PTA Meeting Agenda

January PTA Meeting Agenda (Spanish)


Henry Ford Field Trips 2019-2020

Kindergarten:
Zoo Mobile on site January
Post Office walking 2/12/20
Environmental Volunteers on site March
Elkus Ranch 5/7/20
Maddux Park walking 6/2/20

First Grade:
Woodside Plaza walking Jan or March
DeAnza Planetarium March or April

Second Grade:
SMC Museum/public bus 2/18 & 2/19
HEAL Farms 5/12, 5/13
CuriOdyssey 3/17 & 3/31
MSI on site 3/13
Maddux Park walking 6/4

Third Grade:
Baylands 2/19 & 2/20
Children’s Discovery Museum no date
Environmental Volunteers 2/18/20 on site

Fourth Grade:
Hidden Villa
Ano Nuevo
Academy of Science
Make time for Fitness
Covered Wagon on site

Fifth Grade:
Outdoor Ed 12/9
Tidepools 3/2 & ¾
Levi Stadium 5/19


Henry Ford Bell Schedule

  • Regular school hours:  Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday
    • Grades 1st – 3rd:  8:15 AM – 2:30 PM
    • Grades 4th – 5th:  8:15 AM – 2:45 PM
    • Kindergarten:  8:15 AM – 1:05 PM
  • Early Dismissal Hours:  Thursday (minimum day)
      • Grades 1st – 5th:  8:15 AM – 1:30 PM
      • Kindergarten:  8:15 AM – 1:05 PM
  • School Office Hours:  8 AM – 3:30 PM

Super Minimum Day dismissal is now 11:45 AM


PTA Donations

Our school relies on contributions from families like yours to pay for programs that enrich the learning experience for all Henry Ford Mustangs. Please consider a donation of  $250 or more, but any amount is gratefully accepted. 

For full contributions include your child’s name, room number, and preferred t-shirt size in the notes. Separate donations for each child please.

We also have a monthly installments program at http://henryfordpta.org/donate/

DONATE TODAY!


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