Henry Ford School: Apr 2 – Apr 6

This Week at Henry Ford Elementary

MONDAY, apr 2

  • 4th grade to San Adobe

TUESDAY, apr 3

  • Flag Salute @ 8:10 am


  • Farmer’s Market lunch for students
  • PTA fundraiser at Crouching Tiger, dine in/take out


  • Minimum Day
  • Vision screening for K, 2, 5, RSP, sDC

FRIDAY, apr 6

  • Mustang Pride – wear your shirts!
  • Minimum day

Important Upcoming Dates

  • April 9 – April 13, Spring Break, No classes

Volunteer Needs


Thursday Snacks for Teachers

“A person who feels appreciated will always do more than what is expected.” – Amy Rees Anderson. Don’t forget to signup to bring a little snack to get our teachers through their weekly staff meeting! Our teachers appreciate this so much! Please click on link to see snack ideas and dates needed!

public screening of anxiety documentary

North Star Academy and SEPTAR invite you to a free local screening of a new documentary, Angst: Raising Awareness around Anxiety.


This documentary includes candid interviews with real teens about anxiety, tools that help, and hope, and it features an interview with Olympic star, Michael Phelps. The event will commence with a viewing of the 55-minute film, followed by a moderated discussion led by Narges Zohoury Dillon, LMFT, StarVista Department Director, Early Childhood and Family Services.

Open to parents and students, ages 10 and up, in the Redwood City School District.

Date: Monday, April 2nd
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
(Doors open: 5:45pm; movie: 6pm-7pm, discussion 7pm – 8pm) Admission: Free
Moderator: Narges Zohoury Dillon, LMFT, StarVista
Location: MIT Auditorium
Address: 400 Duane Street, Redwood City, CA 94062

The film will be shown with Spanish subtitles.


For more about the film, go to

Connect with other Parents

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All parents & caretakers are invited to join their classrooms’ group chats to stay in touch with others in their classroom through text, email, or the Remind app. You choose! It’s so handy for playdates, missed assignments, field trips, etc.

Text @fordinfo to the number 81010 or click and then message the PTA for further instructions.


Our school relies on contributions from families like yours to pay for programs that enrich the learning experience for all Henry Ford Mustangs. For the 2017-18 academic year, a full student contribution is $200.  While we prefer a full annual contribution, any amount is gratefully accepted. We also have a new monthly installments program at


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