Lanai Weekly: April 25, 2016

Principal’s Message:

Dear Parents,

Please join me for Coffee with the Principal on Monday, April 25.  I will be sharing information about the new school accountability system called School Quality Improvement Index (SQII).  I look forward to seeing you in the Parent Center after drop off on Monday.

Mr. Hansen

THIS WEEK - April 25 - April 29

5th Grade Smarter Balance Testing - 4/25-4/27

5th Grade CST Testing - Science - 4/28-4/29


Coffee with the Principal, 8:20, Parent Center

Deadline to turn in articles to the Lanai Leader


No Hut today!


4th Grade Field Trip to Catalina


5th Grade CST Testing


Student Council Spirit Day - Outer Space Day!

5th Grade CST Testing

Warning notices go home this week


Spring Movie Night, 7:00, movie begins at Sundown (aprox. 7:40), see below for details


May 2- May 6 - Smarter Balance Testing Make up Exams

May 3 - 5th Grade Parent Meeting - Middle School Math Options

May 4 - Character Day - Citizenship, wear Purple!

May 5-6 - Laps For Lanai - See below for class schedules

May 5 - CPK Night - See below for more info!

May 6 - Principal Awards


OUTDOOR MOVIE NIGHT ON THE YARD UNDER THE STARS IS SATURDAY AT 7:00! - Bring your chairs, blankets, and sleeping bags and join your Lanai Family for our annual Spring Movie Night.  Pizza, Candy, Popcorn and Snacks will be available to purchase from the Hut!  Voting for the movie is April 25-28th.  

KIDS LOVE TO SEE THEIR WRITING IN PRINT!!  The theme for student submissions for the May issue of the Lanai Leader (last one for this school year!)  is” HOBBIES &  “WHAT WE DO FOR FUN” ”. Students are invited to write one sentence or more! Please email to  

5TH GRADE PARENTS! - DEADLINE TO APPLY TO HESBY LEADERSHIP ACADEMY IS APRIL 29TH.  If you are interested in Hesby for middle school, make sure and get your application in by Friday.

LAPS FOR LANAI - Congratulations to all of our students for rocking the Laps 4 Lanai pledge drive! They did an amazing job! Now...on to the fitness part! Parents are encouraged to come and cheer on the students while they run. Here are the classroom schedules:

Thursday, May 5th

5th grade: 8:30-9:15

4th grade: 9:30-10:15

3rd grade: 11:00-11:45

Friday, May 6th

Kindergarten: 8:30-9:15

1st grade: 9:30-10:15

2nd grade: 11:00-11:45

CPK NIGHT IS COMING UP! - Mark your calendar for a fun and delicious fundraiser at CPK in Encino on Thursday, May 5!  

NEW PARENTING TOOL KITS AVAILABLE IN THE PARENT CENTER - Need Parenting help?  Stop by the Parent Center for information on a variety of subjects including: Social and Emotional Learning, ADHD, Helping Your Child with Homework, Proactive Parenting, Special Education and much more!  

READ THE LANAI LEADER ONLINE! - Just click here for the online version!

SEEDS AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT IS OPEN FOR SUMMER! - Seeds Summer Camp and Summer Bridge enrollment is now available online now.  See the Lanai website for all the details!

Summer Bridge runs from June 14th-July 8th. Click on the Summer Bridge tab to see our line up of teachers.

YES Enrichment classes include: Summer Basketball Camp, Summer Art with Mrs. Murray, Theater Camp with Mr. Winnick, Theater Training with Mr. Winnick and TGA Tennis at Lanai.  

Summertime Daycare - SEEDS will be open at Lanai from June 13th-July 8th.  The campus will be open daily from 8:00-5:30.  The cost is $40.00 a day and you can register online.  

LOST AND FOUND - It’s filling up again!  Please stop by and check for jackets, water bottles and lunch boxes.  It’s faster than another trip to Target for a new one!

Have you moved? LAUSD policy states you have 30 days to notify the office or forfeit your right to a continuing enrollment permit. Please bring your new address information to the office if you have moved.