Happy Rain, Happy Spring, Happy Nowruz, Happy Passover, Happy Easter! Wishing all our families a wonderful Spring break, shared with friends and family.
Looking forward to seeing everyone back at school on Tuesday, April 3rd. School is closed Monday, April 2nd in honor of Cesar Chavez Day. Please remember that Lanai is a polling location on Tuesday, April 3rd.
Monday, April 2
Cesar Chavez Day - No School
Tuesday, April 3
Welcome back to school!
Special Election Polling Station in Lanai Auditorium - 7am - 8pm
No Hut today
Wednesday, April 4
Thursday, April 5
1st Grade Field Trip - Storybook Theater
Friday, April 6
Principal’s Awards/Lunch with the Principal
DATES TO REMEMBER
April 9 Lexia Awards at morning assembly
April 12 2nd Grade Field Trip - Tree People
April 12 4th Grade On-site Field Trip - Gold Rush
April 12 Recycled Art Contest submissions due
April 12 Taft Explo-fest, 5pm
April 13 Earth Day Museum and Recycled Art Contest in Auditorium
April 16 Recycled Art Contest Winners announced at morning assembly
April 16 Laps Awards
April 17 Israeli Independence Day Event
April 18 TK/Kinder Field Trip - Underwood Farms
April 18 5th Grade Panoramic Photo
April 19 Magic Music Days - Informances
April 20 Magic Music Days - Informances
April 23 - May 4 Laps for Lanai Pledge Drive
April 25 - 27 4th Grade Catalina Trip
April 27 Lanai Leader articles due
April 27 SSC Meeting at 1:30, Parent Center
April 30 - Teacher/Staff appreciation week
May 1 School Applications now available
May 1 Volunteer Tea, 11:30 - 1:30 in Auditorium
May 2 Character Assemblies - wear purple for citizenship
May 3 Buddy Event at lunch
May 4 Cinco De Mayo Celebration
May 4 Staff Lunch, auditorium 11:30 - 2:30
OTHER SCHOOL NEWS
HELP NEEDED TUESDAY, APRIL 3 - DROP OFF LINE VOLUNTEERS! We are very light on sign-ups on the first day back from Spring Break. If you have 30 minutes in the morning on Tuesday, April 3, we could use your help! Please sign up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c084ba8ad2da3f49-msstephans Receive 2 paw tickets for every child in your family if you sign up for a week that is not your child’s class.
SPECIAL ELECTION POLLING STATION IN THE LANAI AUDITORIUM - Tuesday, April 3 - Lanai’s auditorium will be used as the community polling station for the Special Election for the 45th Assembly District. The polling station will be open from 7 am to 8 pm. Please note that there will be reserved parking spaces for the voters in the staff lot and we are asking parents to not park there during polling hours.
DOES YOUR CHILD LIKE TO DANCE? Is your child interested in participating in the student dance for Israeli Culture Day on April 17? Boys and girls are welcome! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. We are also looking for parent participants to support the spirit and help on that day, anytime between 7:30 am and 11:30 am.
POST GALA AUCTION IS NOW OPEN - Did you miss the gala? You can still bid on items such as teacher packages and party books here: https://www.biddingforgood.com/lanairoad
LANAI’S EARTH DAY MUSEUM AND RECYCLED ART CONTEST - All students are invited to enter Lanai’s Recycled Art Contest and have their art displayed in Lanai’s Earth Day Museum! Students will have the opportunity to tour the museum on Friday, April 13 and vote for their favorite art. Prizes will be awarded at morning assembly, Monday, April 16.
WHAT’S FOR SNACK AT THE CAFETERIA THIS WEEK? View the menu here:
(Kid’s favorite: Coffee cake day is April 3 and 27!)
WHAT’S FOR LUNCH AT THE CAFETERIA THIS WEEK? View the menu here:
(Kid’s favorite: Oven Fried Chicken Drumstick is on April 10 & 18)
NEED TO ADD TO YOUR CHILD’S CAFETERIA FUND? You can do it online here: https://www2.mypaymentsplus.com/welcome
CINCO DE MAYO - Volunteers Needed for the planning committee. Please email email@example.com.
LOST AND FOUND - Please contact Shauna Green at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have a few extra minutes while on campus to help organize or donate items.
TAFT EXPLO-COMPLEX - April 12 from 5 - 8pm, at Taft Charter High School, 5461 Winnetka Ave, Woodland Hills. A showcase of our community of schools including Lanai Road, Calvert, Encino, Nestle, Wilbur, Serrania and Woodland Hills Elementary. Middle schools will include Portola, Woodland Hills Academy. High schools will be Taft and Thoreau Continuation School. Flyer attached.
SUMMER CAMP FAIR/EXPO EVENT will take place Sunday, April 22 at AC Stelle Middle School in Calabasas. This is a free event where Lanai Road and other San Fernando Valley kids and families can meet representatives from over 50 day camps, overnight camps, art camps, sports camps, acting camps, and every other kind of camp imaginable to ask questions, get brochures and other information, and learn about so many wonderful camp program opportunities for their kids available in L.A. There will also be food, fun, raffles and drawings for free camp sessions, sample activities and demonstrations from participating camps and more. Flyer is attached.