Lanai Newsletter: Week of September 15

Principal’s Message:

We welcome Denise Shane to Lanai Road!  Mrs. Shane is our new school secretary and her first day at Lanai is Thursday.  She comes to us from Mountain View School in LAUSD and brings twenty-five years of experience serving students, parents and staff.  Please stop by the office and say hello.

THIS WEEK 9/15-9/19


1:40pm FOLB's "The Hut" after school, in front of the kinder yard, every Tuesday, purchase a snack after school, raise $ for Lanai! Jenny NEEDS A CO-CHAIR!


8:30am TEAM Lanai General Meeting - get updated on what's happening from PTA & FOLB, Auditorium, don't forget to sign in the office if you stay!


FOLB Spirit Wear Friday's! Spirit Day is every Friday at Lanai!  Show your Lanai pride and wear your Lanai clothing.  Spirit Wear sales go directly to helping our school.  The last Friday of every month has a specific theme designated by our Student Council.

PTA Science Explosion “I LOVE SCIENCE”, all day auditorium, 1st-5th will visit at selected times, Room Parents will have schedule, contact them for volunteer information for your class

5:30pm PTA Guys & Kids Sports Night - fun on the Upper Play Yard (where kids line-up) with Coach PJ! Bring a snack, sunglasses & water, &

Emergency Drill - the purpose of the drill is for the children to learn to protect themselves by practicing “drop, cover and hold.”



8:30am Coffee with the Principal, Family Center Room 3, don't forget to sign in the office if you stay!


No School! Rosh Hashanah


Student Council Spirit Day - The theme will be announced at school on Monday, September 22nd.


PTA Membership Drive Update, Come on Mate's we need to sail to 100% participation. JOIN NOW! Check the board by the school entrance for classroom participation, see the flier on website, Verdin is in the lead for the class party but the race is still on until 9/26!

Salad Bar Mon & Wed postponed until end of Sept / Oct

FOLB Planet Bravo Computer Lab – Want to know what your kids are working on? Select the grade level to view any previous and upcoming lessons / projects. You child will have a password to access.

Headsets - computer lab headsets are provided but are not the best quality, don't fit younger kids, aren't sanitary especially when we enter cold/flu season!  Have you child bring their own! They should use USB or 3.5mm jacks and have a microphone. Easy to find at almost every store. (Target, Best Buy, Frys, Staples, Office Depot, etc.)

PTA Teacher and staff appreciation - Feed the teachers @ Tues staff meeting, go solo or buddy up to share the cost, see flier, dates avail: 10/14, 12/2, 12/9, 1/20, 2/24, 3/20, 3/24, 4/7, 4/14. &

FOLB Orchestra is still enrolling!  Your child can learn an instrument and perform in a full orchestra performance at the end of the year!

TK & K Parents -  Here is a fun volunteering opportunity! Help the kids and Coach PJ during P.E.Contact Sharon for information at

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Editor PTA Room Parent & Volunteer Coordinator