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Friendship Bench – Paint Supplies NEEDED

Friendship Bench coming… Thanks to Valencia parent Katie Stanton and her Cub Scout pack #506 because they have worked hard to fund raise for a “Friendship Bench” to be built for Valencia School. This specially designated friendship bench will be located near the whale mural for ANY student who are newcomers or anyone looking to make new friends…

Final Stretch for Drive for Schools!

Drive for Schools Update Only one week left!  The last day to turn in tickets is Friday, October 14th. Total Tickets Sold – 2,921 Funds Raised – $12,495 Goal – $26,000 Last year we were the top elementary school in the county selling over $25,000 in tickets!  We’d like to kep that tradition going. 100%…

Harvest Festival SignUp Sheet Available!

Happy Fall Families! The Harvest Festival needs your help to be fun, safe and successful this year!  Volunteers make the event possible and fun for our children!  We are looking for parents to coordinate some areas and also to help with the booths during the festival.  Look below for your student’s teacher and sign up…

Drive for Schools Update

So far we’re off to a great start! Total Tickets Sold – 1,657 Funds Raised – $7,080 Goal – $26,000 The last day to turn in tickets is Friday, October 14th. Valencia has been one of the top selling schools for the past six years.Last year we were the top elementary school selling over $25,000…

Drive for Schools – SignUp Genius available

We have added dates on SignUp Genius for more opportunities to sell tickets at Safeway in Aptos. Click on the link to check dates and times available at, www.SignUpGenius.com/go/70A084FA4AC23A75-ticket Last Day to turn in raffle tickets is October 14th Valencia has been one of the top selling schools for the past five years. We’d like to keep that tradition…

START YOUR ENGINES AND…  SELL, SELL, SELL!

The Drive for Schools Fundraiser has begun! The Drive for Schools begins this week and runs through October 16th. This month long event is Valencia’s biggest fundraiser of the year. Each ticket we sell is a chance to win great prizes like a Toyota Prius or Subaru Outback or $25,000 in cash and other prizes. Every student…

Yearbook Committee 

Planning for this year’s yearbook has started. If you like to take pictures (class field trips, spirit days, school events, etc.), just email your photos anytime to communications@homeandschoolclub.org and we’ll do the rest! Just use the subject line for the caption and the body of your email to give us the description. 6th grade parents: Please send…

Meeting Minutes for Sept. 2016

Valencia Elementary School Home and School Club Meeting Minutes September 2016 Meeting called to order on September 8, 2016 at 5:38PM Board Members Present:  John Simms, Lizzie Anderson, Lydia Habr, Joanna Dang, Ana Bevir and Deborah Matlow General Attendance: Caryn Lane, Michelle Beckstrom, Darcy Pruitt, Jessica Schattenburg, Amy Ayala, Erin Farrar, Beth Paiva, Katie Stanton,…

Back-to-School Night

Back to School Night is this Thursday, September 1.  This is an adult only event, so please make appropriate arrangements. Classroom presentations are as follows: TK – 3rd Grade    5:00 – 5:45 4th – 6th Grade    6:15 – 7:00 In between the presentations from 5:50 – 6:10 parents are invited to join Principal…

 Valencia Weekly Newsletters and Announcements Archive

The purpose of the Valencia Home and School Club (H&SC) Newsletter is to communicate with parents, guardians, and students regarding school events, H&SC functions, and Valencia School-related matters. Items may be edited for spelling, grammar, length, and clarity. Advertising is not accepted. Newsletter submissions are welcome from all members of our Valencia Community. Please email submissions / articles…