Week of August 6, 2018

don-t-miss-out-don’t-red-rubber-stamp-over-white-background-86681534Back to School Night is Thursday, August 9th 5-7 pm. Each teacher will present to parents about the curriculum and expectations for the school year. Click here for details.  We need your help to send our 6th graders to camp! Please help by donating items to your grade level’s gift basket for the annual Sixth Grade Gift Basket Auction fundraiser which will take place during Back to School Night. Click here to see the list of requested donations.  Aquí tienen la información en español. 

We will also be holding School Site Council elections and electing our DELAC representative during Back to School Night.  If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else for School Site Council or DELAC Representative, nomination forms are here:
Nomination Form ELAC
SSC Nomination Form

Girls Scouts are offering an after school program for girls grades K-6 on Mondays starting August 13. Click here for more information.

Click here to check out the Donor’s Choose grant page for Finney’s Makerspace: The Bulldog Brainzone. Enter code RIPPLE and your donation will be matched!

IBie2QbwScreenagers is a movie for parents and kids ages 10 and up. All are welcome to attend! Please spread the word about this FREE showing at Finney on Aug. 23 at 6 pm. Childcare will be provided for children under 10. 5th and 6th grade students will view the movie in their classrooms on Aug. 24.
fun_runFinney is participating in the Apex Fun Run fundraiser with a goal of raising $12,000 for new lunch tables. Click here for more information. Fundraiser starts Aug. 7–look for the pledge pack your child will bring home.

Upcoming Dates:
August 6 School Site Council 2:30
August 7-17 Apex Fun Run Fundraiser
August 7 4th-5th Grade Parent Mtg. 5:30
August 9 Back to School Night 5:00-7:00
August 14 DAC/DELAC @ CVESD 12:00-2:00
August 17 Apex Fun Run 8:00-10:00

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