Brandon PTA announcements for the week September 9, 2013
BRANDON PTA’s INVEST IN YOUR ISLANDER CONTRIBUTION CAMPAIGN
Thanks to the support of the PTA, Brandon students will start specialist schedules this month – Computer Lab, PE, Music, Art. The more we invest the more our children profit! Investment forms can be found in the firstname.lastname@example.org for questions.
Thanks to the following families for Investing in your Islanders.
Lennon, Gritt, Ugoretz, Kuhm, Flowers, Dent, Brody, Choi, Janzen, Stokke, Williams, Rodriguez, Lopez, Marshall, Denier, Steinberger, Salcido, Allen, Robinson, Marston, Martin, Wampler/Roberts, Kleeburg
Branch Out with Brandon PTA! Memberships are $6 and include the very useful Brandon Directory. Membership envelopes are available in the school office.
BRANDON T-SHIRTS & SWEATSHIRTS
Show your Brandon pride with a Brandon Islanders T-Shirt or Sweatshirt.
Youth T-Shirts are $7; Adult Long-Sleeved T-Shirts are $15, and Youth Hooded Sweatshirts are $20.
Shirts and Sweatshirts will be on sale in front of school on Thursday, September 12th at 8:00 am. If you cant make it to school, a flyer with details on how to place an order will come home in Friday Folders.
Inventory sells quickly!
GOLETA EDUCATION FOUNDATION (GEF) 4-MILER & FUN RUN
To benefit music and physical education in the Goleta Elementary Schools!
Mrs. Roggero will run with all the students who join the Kid’s Fun Run (Fun Run Registration is only $5).
Date: Sunday, September 15th
Place: District Office at 401 N. Fairview Avenue, Goleta
Time: 4 mile walk/run starts at 8:30 am, Kids Fun Run starts at 9:45 am, Family Activities from 9-10:30 am
Register: www.Active.com or use the registration form that came home in Friday Folders.
Information regarding Brandon Elementary School’s after-school enrichment classes is provided as a service to families of students at Brandon Elementary School. The Brandon PTA is neither sponsoring nor endorsing the enrichment classes or the agencies/businesses providing the classes.
Arts Innovators – Kindergarten – Art Classes @ Brandon, Mondays, 1:35-2:35 pm in Art Room, Starting September 16th.
Fall Session: September 16th–December 16th (11 classes), Cost: $154 (payment plan available).
Art Adventures: With Art Innovators, discover our fun and playful curriculum with whimsical animals, people and nature, still life, simple landscapes, and 3-D projects. Using artist quality media, learn to draw, paint, collage, and build with clay while gaining self-confidence in creating beautiful original art! Our curriculum guides young children in the transition from random scribbling to intentional drawing and helps them see how lines and shapes fit together to create recognizable forms.
Art Innovators – Grades 1st-6th – Art Classes @ Brandon, Thursdays, 2:00-3:00 pm in Art Room, Starting September 19th.
Fall Session: September 19th-December 19th (12 classes), Cost: $168 (payment plan available).
Art, Ecology, and Mythology!: Join Art Innovators this year for an imaginative and creative venture into the world of art. Explore famous places & faces, re-use materials in everyday life, and discover mythology in art. Build clay sculptures, learn to draw, paint in watercolor and acrylics, create mixed media projects, try out printmaking, copper tooling, collage, repoussé and lots more! Three sessions make up our full-year curriculum.
Register for Art Innovators classes online at www.ArtInnovatorsSB.com.
Register for Full School Year (Sept. 19, 2013-May 29, 2014) and get 5% Discount!
NEW CURRICULUM and artist quality media EVERY SESSION!
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
Back To School Night (Adults Only) – Thursday, September 12th
GEF 4-Miler & Fun Run – Sunday, September 15th, 8:30 am 4-Miler; 9:45 Kid’s Fun Run
Fall Book Fair – Monday, September 16th-Friday, September 20th
PTA Welcome Back Dinner – Thursday, September 19th from 5:00-6:30 pm