Lanai Weekly: May 30, 2016

Principal’s Message

Dear Parents,

Please join us for the annual Volunteer Tea on Tuesday, May 31, at 11:30 a.m. in the auditorium.  We are looking forward to honoring our volunteers for the many hours you have devoted to Lanai.  Thank you for sharing your time and talents to support the activities and enrichment programs that benefit our students.   It is truly the people that make Lanai a special place for children.  Thank you!

Mr. Hansen

THIS WEEK - MAY 23 - JUNE 3, 2016

MONDAY, May 30

NO SCHOOL - Memorial Day


Volunteer Tea, 11:30-1:30


Spring Concerts, 8:45 and 1:00,  Grades 1-4, Both performances are the same!  

Incoming Kindergarten Play date, 3:30-5:00

FRIDAY, June 3

Principal Awards, Lunch with the Principal

5th Grade Parent-Child Dance, 7:00-9:00, Dakarmen Girls Auditorium


June 6 - Morning Laps Awards

June 7 - 5th Grade Culmination

June 8 - Minimum Day, 12:59 Dismissal

June 9 - TK Summer Celebration/Culmination, 8:30, in classroom

June 9 -  Minimum Day, 12:59 Dismissal

June 10 - Kindergarten Summer Celebration, 8:45, starts in auditorium then moves to classrooms

June 10 - 5th Grade Bash, 11:00, 5th Grade Goodbye Walk, 12:55

June 10 - Last Day of School, Minimum Day, 12:59 Dismissal

Aug 16 - First Day of School, 2016-2017 School Year!


SPRING CONCERTS ARE HERE! - THURSDAY, JUNE 2, 8:45 AND 1:00 - Please join us in the Dakarman Girls Auditorium for the Spring Concert at either 8:45 or 1:00.  Both shows are the same.  Students from grades 1-4 will be singing.  5th grade will not be participating in the Spring Concert due to Culmination activities.  

VOLUNTEER TEA - Our staff can’t wait to honor you,our volunteers, for all your devotion to Lanai this past school year!  Please join us on Tuesday at 11:30 in the Dakarmen Girls Auditorium.  

INCOMING KINDERGARTEN PLAY DATE IS THURSDAY, JUNE 2ND AT 3:30 - Do you have a incoming Kinder student in the fall?  If so, please come to the incoming Kindergarten play date!  Come meet some of our Kindergarten teachers and your fellow parents while the kids play on the Kindergarten yard with Coach P.J.!  

THANK YOU FOR THE GENEROUS PLANT DONATIONS! A big shout out goes to Scott Luirette of Rolling Green nursery, as well as to Joanne Bressler and Lene Levy for bringing such beautiful plants to our campus!  We appreciate the donation.

PLEASE CHECK THE LOST AND FOUND BEFORE THE END OF THE SCHOOL YEAR! Only a couple of more weeks to claim those jackets, lunchboxes and water bottles before they are donated!  

IS YOUR CHILD CHANGING SCHOOLS NEXT YEAR?  Please make sure you have notified the office ( if your child will not be attending Lanai next year.  The office will make sure your child's records are transferred to the appropriate school.

LA PARENT MAGAZINE - Pick up a copy of this month’s LA Parent Magazine.  Julie Weinstein, a Lanai mom (2nd & 4th grade kids) was named Mom of the Year and is featured on the cover.   Copies available in the front office.  

5TH GRADE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT VIDEO - If you missed the screening at school and wanted to watch the 5th Grade growth and development video, a link is provided below.

THE SPOOKTACULAR T-SHIRT DESIGN CONTEST IS ON! It's time to submit designs for The Spooktacular Halloween Carnival tshirt! Forms have gone home so submit your best design and turn it into the office by June 6.

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. 

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.