September 17, 2018

Parent Teacher Conferences continue this week and we are on Minimum Day schedule all week.  Dismissal for Kindergarten 1:00 pm and Grades 2-6 1:15 pm.

Tuesday, September 18 8:30 am – 9:30 am – Olympic View will host Patty Pimental to explain ELPAC reports. Translation will be available in Spanish and Korean.

Wednesday, September 19 the annual Height/Weight Project Notification Forms will be coming home.  Please complete the form and return it to your child’s teacher.


The Scholastics Bookfair is open this week through Thursday.
Hours – Mon. – Wed. 7:30 am – 8:30 am and 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm.  Thursday 7:30 pm to 5:00 pm and Friday 7:30 am – 2:00 pm.

Parents & guardians please allow students enough room to walk through the walkways as they are getting to their classrooms after the morning ceremonies. Please wait until the classroom lines have passed to make your way through or go around.

Law Enforcement Day is coming! We invite families working in law enforcement to participate by representing their branch of law enforcement. Please complete your interest form on our blog.

The deadline for Reflections Entries is Monday, October 8.  The theme this year is “Heroes Around Me”.  Reflections is an art contest sponsored by PTA that give students the opportunity to show their creativity in the following categories:  Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Composition, Photography, and Visual Arts.  Students in all grades are eligible.  Entry forms are available in the school office.

LOOKING AHEAD
Sept. 24 – Oct. 8 NO SCHOOL – FALL BREAK School Resumes Oct. 9.
Tuesday, October 9 6:00 pm PTA Executive Board Mtg.
Wednesday, October 10 Fall Picture Make-Up
Monday, October 15 3:00 pm SSC Mtg.
Tuesday, October 16 8:30 am – 9:30 am Pastries for Parents
Wednesday, October 24 6:00 pm PTA General Mtg.
Thursday, October 25 8:30 am – 10:30 am Law Enforcement Day
October 22-26 Red Ribbon Week

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October 13 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Parent Academy

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September 10, 2018


The Scholastics Bookfair is open this week in the auditorium! Please support our school and help us support the love of reading BOOKS!
Hours – Mon. – Wed. 7:30 am – 8:30 am and 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm.  Thursday 7:30 pm to 5:00 pm and Friday 7:30 am – 2:00 pm.

Monday, September 10 7:30 am – 8:30 am we want to celebrate our grandparents! Come join us for Grandparents Day for a very special appreciation breakfast at 7:30 am in the school auditorium.

Thursday, September 13 is a Minimum Day – Parent Teacher Conferences begin. Kinder dismissal – 1:00 pm and Grades 2-6 dismissal – 1:15 pm through the end of this quarter.

Friday, September 14 8:30 am – 9:30 am ELACmeets. Learn how you can support your English learner!

Friday, September 14 2:00 pm -5:30 pm join us for our annual “Mexican Fiesta”. Great food, Great company, Great times!

The deadline for Reflections Entries is Monday, October 8.  The theme this year is “Heroes Around Me”.  Reflections is an art contest sponsored by PTA that give students the opportunity to show their creativity in the following categories:  Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Competition, Photography, and Visual Arts.  Students in all grades are eligible.  Entry forms are available in the school office.

LOOKING AHEAD
Parent/Teacher Conferences September 13-20 MINIMUM DAYS
Sept. 24 – Oct. 8 NO SCHOOL – FALL BREAK School Resumes Oct. 9.
Tuesday, October 9 6:00 pm PTA Executive Board Mtg.
Wednesday, October 10 Fall Picture Make-Up
Monday, October 15 3:00 pm SSC Mtg.
Tuesday, October 16 7:45 am – 8:30 am Pastries for Parents
Wednesday, October 24 6:00 pm PTA General Mtg.
Thursday, October 25 8:30 am – 10:30 am Law Enforcement Day
October 22-26 Red Ribbon Week

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October 13 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Parent Academy

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Transportation Registration Information

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September 3, 2018

Monday, September 3 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
Tuesday, September 4 3:30 Parent Mtg. for 6th grade students in room 413 and 409
Thursday, September 6 3:00 pm School Site Council (SSC) Meeting
Friday, September 7 Awards Assemblies (8:30 am K-3 and 9:30 am 4-6)

Safety patrol starts this week.  Please allow extra time if children are dropped off and remember to be respectful towards our student leaders and our parent volunteers as they work hard to help with everyone’s safety.

A few reminders:  School Starts at 8:15 am.  Students should be in line and ready at 8:15 am.  Teachers are supervising their students at this time, so this is not the time for parents teacher conferences.  If you need to talk to the teacher please do so via email or schedule a meeting.  Teachers may NOT be interrupted during instruction or at the door to the classroom at the start of the school day.

Camarena Dance Auditions:  For students in grades 4-6 there will be auditions for the Camarena Dance Team on Wednesday, September 5 and Thursday, September 6 at 3:00 pm in the auditorium.

Please note that you will need to show ID the next few weeks when you come to volunteer or visit. You may not take pictures of students when on campus. Adults must use the Adult restrooms only. Please do not interrupt teachers during instructional time. Staff are not permitted make deliveries of lunch, homework, or materials, etc.

Donations Needed:  IPADS and Art Supplies for the Digital Art program.  If you can donate or know of others who would like to support our art program please click on the links.

Students share your personal Reflections on the theme “Heroes Around Me”.  Reflections is an art contest sponsored by PTA that give students the opportunity to show their creativity in the following categories:  Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Competition, Photography, and Visual Arts.  Students in all grades are eligible.  Entry forms are available in the school office.

LOOKING AHEAD
Monday, September 10 thru Friday, September 14 Scholastics’ Bookfair
Monday, September 10 7:30 am-8:30 am Grandparents Day
Friday, September 14 2:00 am-5:30 am – Mexican Fiesta

Parent/Teacher Conferences September 13-20 MINIMUM DAYS

Sept. 24 – Oct. 8 NO SCHOOL – FALL BREAK School Resumes Oct. 9.

Get District and School Notifications 2018-19 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp

October 13 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Parent Academy

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Transportation Registration Information

*2018-19 School Calendar

August 27, 2018

Wednesday, August 29 6:00 pm PTA General Meeting – Join PTA Today
Thursday, August 30 6:00 pm CPR Class for Volunteers. Space is limited. Click link to sign up.

LOOKING AHEAD
Monday, September 3 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day
Thursday, September 6 3:00 pm SSC Meeting
Friday, September 7 Awards Assemblies (8:30 am K-3 and 9:30 am 4-6)
Monday, September 10 thru Friday, September 14 Scholastics’ Bookfair
Monday, September 10 7:30 am-8:30 am Grandparents Day
Friday, September 14 2:00 am-5:30 am – Mexican Fiesta

Parent/Teacher Conferences September 13-20 MINIMUM DAYS

Sept. 24 – Oct. 8 NO SCHOOL – FALL BREAK School Resumes Oct. 9.

Please note that you will need to show ID the next few weeks when you come to volunteer or visit. You may not take pictures of students when on campus. Adults must use the Adult restrooms only. Please do not interrupt teachers during instructional time. Staff are not permitted make deliveries of lunch, homework, or materials, etc.

Camarena Families if you have suggestions or concerns regarding campus safety please complete the Safety Form no later than Friday, August 31.  We will review this information with our law enforcement officials to improve our campus safety routines.

We want to know how best to support our families of English learners. ELAC Needs Assessment Survey  please complete this survey and return it to the school office no later than Friday, August 31.

Parent Volunteers are needed for Safety Patrol.  For more info call 619-591-5500 dial “0” and leave your name and phone number and the Safety Patrol Advisers will contact you.

Donations Needed:  IPADS and Art Supplies for the Digital Art program.  If you can donate or know of others who would like to support our art program please click on the links.

Students share your personal Reflections on the theme “Heroes Around Me”.  Reflections is an art contest sponsored by PTA that give students the opportunity to show their creativity in the following categories:  Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Competition, Photography, and Visual Arts.  Students in all grades are eligible.  Entry forms are available in the school office.

Get District and School Notifications 2018-19 SMS Text Opt-in Eng Sp

October 13 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Parent Academy

Revised Camarena Events Calendar 18-19 Draft (1)

Transportation Registration Information

*2018-19 School Calendar

August 20, 2018

Wednesday, August 22 Picture Day
Wednesday, August 22 6th Grade Curriculum Overview at 3:15 pm
Thursday, August 23 CURRICULUM NIGHT 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm (Grades 3-5 only)
***Session 1 5:30 pm – 6:00 pm
***Session 2 6:15 pm – 6:45 pm
Friday, August 24 7:30 am Garden Club Mtg
Friday, August 24 2:00 pm School Safety Meeting

Beginning this Tuesday, the PTA will be selling Vitality Bowl smoothies for $4.00.

We want to know how best to support our families of English learners. ELAC Needs Assessment Survey  will be coming home Monday and we ask that you please complete this survey and return it to the school office no later than Friday, August 31.

Parent Volunteers are needed for Safety Patrol.  If you are interested please call the school office at 619-591-5500 and leave your name and phone number and the Safety Patrol Advisors will contact you.

Donations Needed:  IPADS and Art Supplies for the Digital Art program.  If you can donate or know of others who would like to support our art program please click on the links.

Students share your personal Reflections on the theme “Heroes Around Me”.  Reflections is an art contest sponsored by PTA that give students the opportunity to show their creativity in the following categories:  Dance Choreography, Film Production, Literature, Music Competition, Photography, and Visual Arts.  Students in all grades are eligible.  Entry forms are available in the school office.

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AFTER SCHOOL CLUBS:
Fitkids America Session 1
Heartlight Dance Classes
Jazzercise Classes
Robotics Team 887
Soccer Camp

Wednesday, August 29 6:00 pm PTA General Meeting
Monday, September 3 NO SCHOOL – Labor Day

October 13 8:00 am – 12:00 pm Parent Academy

Revised Camarena Events Calendar 18-19 Draft (1)

Transportation Registration Information

*2018-19 School Calendar