2016

January, 2017

What's Up


December 30, 2016
Closed for New Year’s Eve

January 2, 2016
Closed for New Year’s Day

January 3 & 4
Free Vision Screening donated by the Elk’s. Please complete the required paperwork and place it on Dar’s desk before the test day. Parents or guardians must also sign in on a special Elk’s sheet the morning of the test. If your child does not attend on these days an appointment can be made with Dar so your child can participate. Starts at 9:00 am.

January 12
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

January 16
School closed for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday.
Have a great weekend!


Thank you to all the parents that bought items for our Holiday events. It means a lot to our staff and students.

Reminders:
-Please label all jackets and sweaters.
Do not send hoodies or jackets with draw strings.
-Check your child’s cubby for weather appropriate extra clothes and clean bedding. All items must be clearly labeled.
-Tuition is due by the first of each month. A late fee will be attached to any account not paid by the 16th .

December, 2016

What's Up


December 8
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

December 14
Classroom Christmas Parties.
Please sign up in the classroom to bring something.

December 16
Christmas Program 11:00am
Please have your child here by10:30am dressed in their Sunday best.

December 25
School Closed for Christmas Day

December 26
School Closed for Christmas

December 30
School Closed for New Year’s

January 2
School Closed for New Year’s

January 3
Elk’s free eye screening. Please fill out their required paperwork and sign your child in that morning on their required sign-in sheet.

January 4
Elk’s free eye screening. Please fill out their required paperwork and sign your child in that morning on their required sign-in sheet.


Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

November, 2016

What's Up

November 5
Eden Church Christmas Bazaar 9:00am - 12:00pm
An annual event held on Saturday morning in the Fellowship Hall at Eden Lutheran Church. Drop by for great Christmas gift deals. There are homemade jellies, quilts and other unique items.

November 10
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

November 18
Thanksgiving Feast 11:30am
Join us for lunch with the children, staff and families. Please sign up in the office to bring a food item. Let me know how many people will be attending.

November 24
School closed for Thanksgiving. Have a Blessed Holiday!

November 25
School closed for Thanksgiving weekend. Have a Blessed Holiday!


Reminder:
We still have Shop Riverside Cards. They are $15 each and packed with discounts. Please purchase yours in the school office.

October, 2016

What's Up

October 12
Fingerprinting by Riverside Police Department 10:00am

October 13
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

October 26
Picture Day Starts at 9:00am

October 31
Trunk & Treat and Harvest Parties 10:00am
Each family is required to bring a bag of candy, fruit snacks or stickers by Oct 26th. Please drop it off in the school office.

Classroom Harvest Parties
- Please sign up in your child’s classroom to bring a special lunch item.

Trunk & Treat
- Volunteers needed to set up and run games out of their trunk.
- Please see Dar if you can help.

Costumes
- Children can come in their costumes.
- Please provide a change of clothes for your child in a clearly marked bag so that we can send your child’s costume back in it.
- Do not send weapons, items that can be used as a weapon, items that can be swallowed or considered dangerous.
- Please no scary costumes, masks or costumes that restrict their vision.

If you have any questions or are able to help please contact me.

F.Y.I.
The Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery (located close to our school) will be having a Pumpkin Patch Fundraiser on Saturday, October 8, 2016. There will be pumpkins to take home as well as a bouncy house and games for $5.00 per child (parents are free). Please see the flyer.

September, 2016

What's Up

Welcome to our new families.
Welcome Back to our continuing families.

We are selling Shop Riverside Discount Cards for the forth year in a row. They cost $15 ($10 profit per card). We are encouraging each family to purchase one as well as sell some to friends and family. This card is full of great deals- come and take a look. See Dar for more info.

September 1
School closed for In-service

September 2
School closed for In-service

September 5
School closed for Labor Day

September 6
First Day of School

September 8
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

September 23
Back To School 5:30pm
Barbecue Fundraiser and Raffle


Reminders:

Continuing Families: A re-enrollment fee of $80.00 is due now and will be added to the September tuition fee if it has not already been paid.
The new tuition rates will start on Sept.1, 2016. Please refer to your monthly invoice or see the school office.

FYI:
In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas are treated September 20, 2016 in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.

August, 2016

What's Up


August 10
Jumper/Slide and snow cones.

August 12
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

August 24
Water play day
Your child can wear their bathing suit under their clothes.
Please bring labeled towel, water shoes and clothes to change into in a clearly labeled bag.
Please apply sunscreen to your child in the morning before bringing them to school.


Reminders:

It's time to re-register for school. $60.00 for the curriculum fee and $20.00 for disaster preparedness is required annually. These fees are due by September 6th, 2016. Newly enrolled children may be exempt-please see Dar.
Coming in September:
The school will be closed September 1st and 2nd for Teacher's In-Service.
The school is closed on Sept.5th for Labor Day.
The first day of school for 2016-2017 is September 6, 2016.

FYI:
In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas are treated August 16, 2016 in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.

July, 2016

What’s Up


July 4
Church Celebration 5:00pm
Free hamburgers and hot dogs till 6:00- just bring a salad to share. Bingo-Please donate $10 in gift cards if you want to play. Bring lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks at 9:00pm. Free parking passes are required and are available in the church/school office. Phone: 951-684-3336 or see Dar

July 13
Jumper/slide and snow cones. Please apply sunscreen to your child before bringing them to school.

July 14
School Board Meeting 6:00pm
July 28 Water play day and popsicles. Children need a swim suit, water shoes and a towel. They can wear their swim suit to school. Bring extra clothes in a clearly labeled bag. Please sunscreen your child before bringing them to school.
It’s getting hot-so here are a few warm weather reminders: Please provide a clearly labeled bottle of sunscreen for your child. All sunscreen must be the clear spray-on type.
Please apply sunscreen to our child each morning and we will reapply when needed.
If desired you can bring a clearly labeled water bottle for your child. Children in Nettie’s room must have sippy cups instead of water bottles. It will be kept in your child’s cubby.
Children can not wear flip flops to school. All sandals and water shoes must have a back strap.

FYI: In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas are treated June 21, 2016 in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.

June, 2016

What’s Up


June 4
Church Rummage Sale 8:00am-12:00noon
If you would like to donate anything to this event please bring your items to the Fellowship Hall through June 3rd.

June 16
School Board Meeting 6:00pm
At this time the Eden Lutheran School Board is looking for a parent or grandparent to be a representative. Please see Dar for details if you are interested.

June 17
Pre-Kindergarten Graduation 11:00am
This program will only involve the Pre-Kindergarten class (Ms. Vicki's Raccoon Class). Please have your Pre-Ker dressed in their Sunday best and here by 10:30am. Family and friends are welcome.
Summertime reminders:
-Eden is a year-round preschool, so all of our students can remain enrolled throughout the summer. This includes the children that will graduate on June 17, 2016.
-A written two week notice from the parent is required to drop your child from our enrollment or use vacation credit.
-Flip-flops are not allowed. All sandals must have back straps and no heel.
-Please bring spray-on-clear sunscreen with your child's name clearly marked on it.
-Please check your child's supply of extra clothes and make sure there are plenty and they are weather appropriate.

FYI: In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas are treated June 21, 2016 in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.

May, 2016

What’s Up


May 2
Trike-a-thon sponsor sheets are available. Please collect pledges for your child. Your support is needed and appreciated.

May 2-6
Teacher Appreciation Week. Please sign-up in the office to bring a lunch item for the teachers on Friday 6th.

May 12
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

May 20
Trike-a-thon 10:00am
Fun-Fun-Fun! Come and cheer them on!

May 30
School Closed for Memorial Day

If you have any questions about Teacher Appreciation Week or the Trike-a-thon please see Dar.

FYI: In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas are treated May 17, 2016 in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.

April, 2016

What’s Up


April 6
Spring pictures beginning at 9:00am
Each child will have their picture taken with the Spring background as well as a solid color background of your choice. The Pre-kindergarten class will also be taking their Cap and Gown photos. Please return the photo preference sheet to the office before picture day.

April 14
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

April 15
Grandparents’ Day - 10:00am-11:00am
Please let Dar know how many people will attend by April 11.

April 20
Dentist, Dr. Harris, gives a tooth talk - 10:00am

Reminders:
- There is a late fee of $2.00 per minute for children picked up after their designated time - 12:30 pm or 6:00 pm.
- In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas are treated April 19, 2016 in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.

March, 2016

What’s Up


March 2-3
Bring a book to school to share with your class

March 10
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

March 16
Jumper! One of our families is donating a jumper today.

March 17
Green Eggs and Ham Lunch

March 23
Annual Easter Picnic and Egg Hunt
Please send a sack lunch with your child's name clearly labeled.
Please bring 12 plastic eggs filled with individually wrapped candy, stickers or fruit snacks by March 18.

March 25
School Closed for Good Friday.
Have A Blessed Easter!

FYI: In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas will be treated March 15, 2016 in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.

February, 2016

What’s Up


February 10
Riverside Fire Department demonstration.
In the front parking lot approximately 9:00am

February 11
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

February 12
Class Valentine Lunch Parties.
Please sign up in your child’s room to bring something. Remember to check your child’s cubby and classroom information board for any special instructions from the teacher.

February 15
School closed in observance of Presidents’ Day.
Have a great weekend!

Reminders:
-Please fill out the Sunscreen Utilization Permission Form and leave it on Dar’s desk. This form is required in each child’s file. Thank you in advance.
-It’s tax time again. Please see Dar for the tax ID number.
-FYI: In order to control unwanted pests inside the classrooms, kitchen and outside areas of our facility, we employ Lloyd Pest Control. These areas are treated the third Tuesday of each month in the evening while they are unoccupied. Please feel free to check the parent board in the school office for a list of chemicals used and other information regarding this matter.