Newsletter

December, 2018

What's Up

December 13
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

December 16
Eden Christmas Service - 10:00 am
Our children will sing Christmas songs at an Eden Lutheran Church. Please have them in their Sunday best. We are so excited.

December 19
Classroom Christmas Parties
Please sign up in your child’s classroom to bring a lunch item or treat.

December 21
Christmas Program - 10:00 am
Please have your child here by 9:30 dressed in their Sunday best.

December 24
School Closed for Christmas Eve

December 25
School Closed for Christmas

December 31
School Closed for New Years Eve

January 1 2019
School Closed for New Years Day

January 7 2019
Elk’s free eye screening. Please fill out the required paperwork and sign your child in that morning on their required sign-in sheet.

January 8 2019
Elk’s free eye screening. Please fill out the required paperwork and sign your child in that morning on their required sign-in sheet.


Merry Christmas!
Happy New Year!

November, 2018

What's Up

November 8
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

November 16
Thanksgiving Feast - 11:30 am
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 22
School closed for Thanksgiving Day
Have a Blessed Holiday!

November 23
School closed for Thanksgiving Weekend
Have a Blessed Holiday!

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

October, 2018

What's Up

October 6
The Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery (located close to our school) will be having a Pumpkin Patch Fundraiser on Saturday. There will be pumpkins to take home as well as a bouncy house and games for $5.00 per child (parents are free).

October 25
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

October 31
Trunk & Treat and Harvest Parties - 10 am
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 are 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 weapons, or items that can be swallowed or considered dangerous.
- Please no scary costumes, masks or costumes that restrict their vision.


FYI
We are selling the Shop Riverside Cards for 2019. They are $15 each and packed with discounts. Don’t forget to pick one up and show them off to friends and relatives. They are easy to sell and make great gifts.

September, 2018

What's Up

September 3
School closed for Labor Day

September 13
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

September 17
Fall pictures starting at 8:00 am
Please return the Lifetouch information sheet to Dar’s desk before picture day.

Reminders:
Continuing Families: A re-enrollment fee of $80.00 is due now and has been added to the September tuition fee if it has not already been paid.

We are selling Shop Riverside Discount Cards for the sixth year. They cost $15 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 information.

August, 2018

What's Up

August 2
School Closed for In-Service

August 3
School Closed for In-Service

August 6
First Day of School

August 9
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

August 24
Back To School - 5:30 pm
Barbeque and Raffle
This year the dinner is on us. We will be selling raffle tickets to win beautiful quilts made by the Quilting Ladies of Eden Lutheran Church. Please let Dar know if your family will be attending.

Reminder:
Continuing Families: A re-enrollment fee of $80.00 is due by Sept.1 The new tuition rates will start on Aug.1, 2018. Please refer to your monthly invoice or see the school office.

We will be selling Shop Riverside Discount Cards for the sixth year. 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 information. They will be available in September.

July, 2018

What's Up

July 4
School Closed for Independence Day
Please join the 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 10
Waterslide and popsicles. Children need a swim suit, water shoes and a towel. They can wear their swim suit to school. Please sunscreen your child before bringing them to school.

July 12
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

July 25
Water play day Children need a swim suit, water shoes and a towel. They can wear their swim suit to school. Please sunscreen your child before bringing them to school.

July 31
Jumper Day
FYI- Just like most schools in Riverside our 2018-2019 school year will be starting in early August and ending in May. We will be closed August 2&3 for in-service training and start our year on August 6, 2018.
It’s getting hot-so here are a few warm weather reminders.

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.

June, 2018

What's Up

June 9
Church Rummage Sale - 8:00am-12:00pm
If you would like to donate anything to this event please bring your items to the Fellowship Hall June 6-8

June 14
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

June 15
Pre-Kindergarten Graduation - 11:00am.
This program will only involve the Pre-Kindergarten class (Ms. Vicki’s Birdie Class).
Please have your Pre-Ker dressed in their Sunday best and here by 10:30am.
Family and friends are welcome. There is no Pre-K class for the reminder of the day

June 27
Bounce House
Please have your child dressed appropriately.

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 15, 2018.
-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.

May, 2018

What's Up

May 4
Trike-a-thon - 10:00am
Come and cheer them on!
May the 4th be with us!

May 7-11
Teacher Appreciation Week.
Please sign-up in the office to bring a lunch item for the teachers on Friday the 11th.

May 17
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

May 28
School Closed for Memorial Day

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

April, 2018

What's Up


April 4
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.

April 11
Dr. Harris, DDS: Tooth Talk 10:00am

Trike-a-thon information is sent home

April 12
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

April 20
Grandparents’ Day 10:00-11:00 am
Please let Dar know how many people will attend by April 5, 2018

We will be having our annual Trike-a-thon on May 4, 2018 at 10:00am.
Please plan to join us – It’s fun!

March, 2018

What's Up


March 5 - 9
Lutheran Schools Week
Theme: It’s Still About Jesus
Tuesday-6th: Bring a stuffed animal (clearly labeled)
Wednesday-7th: Wear red
Thursday-8th: Bring a bible story book (clearly labeled)
Friday-9th: Wear blue

March 8
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

March 16
Green Eggs and Ham Lunch

March 23
Deadline to please bring 12 plastic eggs filled with individually wrapped candy, stickers or fruit snacks for Egg Hunt.

March 28
Annual Egg Hunt and Easter Picnic
Please send a sack lunch with your child’s name clearly labeled.

March 29
Maundy Thursday

March 30
School Closed for Good Friday.

March 31
Holy Saturday

April 1
Have A Blessed Easter!

February, 2018

What's Up


February 8
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

February 14
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 19
School is closed in observance of Presidents’ Day.
Have a great weekend!

February 21
Riverside Fire Department demo in the parking lot at approx. 9:00 am.

It’s tax time again: Our tax identification number is 33-0820017.

January, 2018

What's Up


January 1
Closed for New Year’s Holiday

January 2
Closed for New Year’s Holiday

January 11
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

January 15
School closed for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday
Have a great weekend!

January 29
Free Vision Screening donated by the Elk’s. Please complete the paperwork (if required) and place it on Dar’s desk before the test day. Children must be 3-8 years old. 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 9:30 am.

January 30
Free Vision Screening donated by the Elk’s. Please complete the paperwork (if required) and place it on Dar’s desk before the test day. Children must be 3-8 years old. 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 9:30 am.


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

Reminders:
- If your child is currently using borrowed bedding, please return it and bring those belonging to your child. We are running out of extras.
- 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, 2017

What's Up


December 14
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

December 20
Classroom Christmas Parties
Please sign up in your child’s classroom to bring a lunch item or treat.

December 22
Christmas Program 11:00 am
Please have your child here by10:30 dressed in their Sunday best.

December 25
School Closed for Christmas

December 26
School Closed for Christmas

January 1
School Closed for New Years

January 2
School Closed for New Years

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

November, 2017

What's Up


November 4
Eden Church Christmas Bazaar 9:00 am - 12 noon
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 9
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

November 17
Thanksgiving Feast 11:30 am
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 23
School closed for Thanksgiving - Have a Blessed Holiday!

November 23
School closed for Thanksgiving weekend

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

October, 2017

What's Up


October 11
Picture Day Starts at 9:00am
The pictures can be viewed and purchased from 3-6 pm.

October 12
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

October 14
Eden Lutheran Church is serving breakfast at Applebee’s on Mulberry St. to raise funds for hygiene packs for the homeless.
Tickets are $10 each can be purchased in the school office.

October 31
Trunk & Treat and Harvest Parties 10:00 am
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.

Reminders:
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.

F.Y.I.
We are selling the Shop Riverside Cards for 2018. They are $15 each and packed with discounts. Don’t forget to pick one up and show them off to friends and relatives.
The Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery (located close to our school) will be having a Pumpkin Patch Fundraiser on Saturday, October 7, 2017. 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.
Eden Lutheran Church presents a Reformation 500 Organ Concert. It will be on Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 4:00 pm. See the flyer in the office for more details.

September, 2017

What's Up


Welcome to our new families.
Welcome back to our continuing families.

August 31
School closed for In-service

September 1
School closed for In-service

September 4
School closed for Labor Day

September 5
First Day of School

September 13
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

September 22
Back to School 5:30 pm
This year the dinner is on us. We will be selling Shop Riverside Cards and raffle tickets to win beautiful quilts made by the Quilting Ladies of Eden Lutheran Church. Please let Dar know if your family will be attending


Reminder:
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, 2017. Please refer to your monthly invoice or see the school office.

We are selling Shop Riverside Discount Cards for the fifth year. 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 information.

August, 2017

What's Up


August 8
Jumper

August 10
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

August 30
Waterslide 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. Sunscreen will be reapplied using the sunscreen you have previously supplied.

August 31
School Closed

September 1
School Closed


Coming in September
- 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 5th, 2017. Newly enrolled children may be exempt-please see Dar.
- The school is closed on September 5th for Labor Day. The first day of school for 2017-2018 is September 6, 2017.

July, 2017

What's Up


July 4
School Closed
Church Celebration 5:00pm
Free hamburgers and hot dogs till 6:00pm - 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 11
Jumper Day

July 13
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

July 19
Waterslide and popsicles.
Children need a swim suit, water shoes and a towel. They can wear their swim suit to school. Please sunscreen your child before bringing them to school.

July 27
Jumper Day

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.

June, 2017

What’s Up


June 3
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 2nd.

June 8
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

June 16
Pre-Kindergarten Graduation 11:00am
This program will only involve the Pre-Kindergarten class (Ms. Vicki's Birdie Class). Please have your Pre-Ker dressed in their Sunday best and here by 10:30am. Family and friends are welcome.

June 21
Bounce House
We have purchased our own little Bounce House so we can get it out and have fun. Today will be our first day to try it. Please have your child dressed appropriately. It does not have a cover so please send clear spray on sunscreen if we don’t already have some for your child.

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 16, 2017.
-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.

May, 2017

What's Up

May 1 Trike-a-thon sponsor sheets are available.
Please collect pledges for your child. Your support is needed and appreciated.

May 11
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

May 8-12
Teacher Appreciation Week.
Please sign-up in the office to bring a lunch item for the teachers on Friday 12th.

May 19
Trike-a-thon - 10:00am
Fun-Fun-Fun
Come and cheer them on!

May 29
School Closed for Memorial Day

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

April, 2017

What's Up


April 5
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.

April 12
Annual sack lunch picnic and Easter Egg Hunt
Each child is required to bring a sack lunch from home. Family are welcome, just bring a lunch and large blanket.
Please bring 1 dozen plastic eggs filled with individually wrapped candy, fruit snacks or stickers. Please drop them off in the school office by April 8, 2017.

April 14
School closed for Good Friday
Have a great Easter weekend!

April 19
Dr. Harris, a local dentist, will come for a tooth talk - 10:00am

April 20
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

Remember: tuition is due on the 1st of each month and considered late if not paid by the 16th. A $25 late fee will be attached each month to all past due accounts.

March, 2017

What's Up


March 6-10
Lutheran Schools Week
Theme for this year is “Love Beyond Measure”
Daily activities:
- Monday: Wear Blue
- Tuesday: Special Craft
- Wednesday: Pajama Day and bring a book
- Thursday: Wear Red
- Friday: Grandparent’s Day & Book Sale

March 9
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

March 10
Grandparents’ Day - 10:00am-11:00am
Please let Dar know how many people will attend by March 8, 2016.
This is a chance for your child’s Grandparents (or substituting adult) to come by and hang out with their little preschool student.
Sparkhouse Book Fair is underway.

March 17
St. Patrick’s Day
Green Eggs and Ham Lunch Day.
We hope to catch a Leprechaun this year.

February, 2017

What's Up


February 8
Riverside Fire Department demonstration.
In the front parking lot approximately 9:00am

February 9
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

February 14
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 20
School closed in observance of Presidents’ Day.
Have a great weekend!

Reminders:
-It’s tax time again. Our tax identification number is 33-0820017.
-Please check your child’s cubby and make sure appropriate clothing, including underwear is well stocked. If your child is not fully potty-trained, please make sure there is a full pack of diapers and wipes available.

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.

January, 2016

What’s Up


Dec 31, 2015
Closed for New Year’s Eve

January 3
School Closed for New Year’s Day

January 5 - 6
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. Starts at 9:00 am.

January 8
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

January 19
School closed for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday.
Have a great weekend!

Reminders:
-Please label all jackets and sweaters. Do not send hoodies 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 .
-This is the first month for the new tuition rates.

December, 2015

What’s Up


December 10
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

December 13
Our children will sing Christmas songs at an Eden Lutheran Church service. Service starts at 10:00 am. Please have them in their Sunday best. We are so excited.

December 16
Classroom Christmas Parties.
Please sign up in the classroom to bring something.

December 18
Christmas Program - 11:00am
Please have your child here by 10:30am dressed in their Sunday best.

December 24
School Closed for Christmas Eve

December 24
School Closed for Christmas Day

December 31
School Closed for New Year’s Eve

January 1
School Closed for New Year’s Day

January 4 - 5
Elk’s free eye screening (rescheduled from the 7th and 8th). Please fill out their required paperwork and sign your child in that morning on their required sheet.

November, 2015

What’s Up


November 12
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

November 14
Eden Church Christmas Bazaar - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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 20
Thanksgiving Feast - 11:30 am
Join us for lunch with the children, staff and families. Please sign up in the office to bring a food item. Let Dar know how many people will be attending.

November 26
School closed for Thanksgiving

November 27
School closed - Have a Blessed Holiday!


Parents:
The weather is changing and it’s getting colder. Please send your child in tennis shoes and with a jacket or sweatshirt so they can play outside. Please check your child’s cubby for weather appropriate extra clothes.

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

October, 2015

What’s Up


October 8
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

October 14
Picture Day starts - 9:00 am
Please remember to return required paperwork.

October 21
Fingerprinting by Riverside Police Department - 10:00 am

October 30
Trunk & Treat and Harvest Parties - 10:00 am
Each family is required to bring a bag of candy, fruit snacks or stickers by October 26th.

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 Dar.

F.Y.I.
The Evergreen Memorial Historic Cemetery (located close to our school) will be having a Pumpkin Patch Fundraiser on Saturday, October 10, 2015. 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, 2015

What’s Up


Special Note:
We are selling Shop Riverside Discount Cards for the third 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 3
School Closed for in-service

September 4
School Closed for in-service

September 7
School Closed for Labor Day

September 8
First Day of School

September 10
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

September 25
Back to School - 5:30 pm
Barbecue fundraiser and raffle

Reminder:
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, 2015. Please refer to your monthly invoice or see the school office.

August, 2015

What’s Up


August 12
Jumper/Slide and snow cones.

August 13
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

August 19
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 8, 2015. Newly enrolled children may be exempt - please see Dar.

Coming in September:
The school will be closed September 3rd and 4th for Teachers’ In-Service.
The school is closed on September 7th for Labor Day.
The first day of school for 2015-2016 is September 8, 2015.

July, 2015

What’s Up


July 3
School Closed

July 4
Church Celebration - 5:00 pm
Free hamburgers and hot dogs- just bring a salad to share.
Bingo-Please donate $10 in gift cards to play.
Bring lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks at 9:00pm.
Free parking passes are required and are available in the church office.
Phone: 951.684.3336 or see Dar

July 9
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

July 22
Water play day and snow cones. 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.
TBA Jumper/Playhouse

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.

June, 2015

What’s Up


June 11
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

June 13
Church Rummage Sale - 8:00am to 12:00 pm
If you would like to donate anything to this event please bring your items to the Fellowship Hall June 10-12th.

June 19
Pre-Kindergarten Graduation - 11:00 am
This program will only involve the Pre-Kindergarten class (Mrs Doris’s Raccoon Class). Please have your Pre-Ker dressed in their Sunday best and here by 10:30 am. Family and friends are welcome.

Summertime Reminders:
-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.
-If you bring a water bottle for your child please clearly label the bottle. Ms. Nettie’s class can bring clearly labeled sippy cups, no water bottles with small caps are allowed in this room.

May, 2015

What’s Up


May 1
Trike-a-thon sponsor sheets are available.
Please collect pledges for your child. Your support is needed and appreciated.

May 4 - 8
Teacher Appreciation Week
Please sign-up in the office to bring a lunch item for the teachers on Friday 8th.

May 14
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

May 22
Trike-a-thon at 10:00am
Fun-Fun-Fun! Come and cheer them on!

May 25
School Closed for Memorial Day

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

April, 2015

What’s Up


April 1
Annual sack lunch picnic and Easter Egg Hunt
Each child is required to bring a sack lunch from home.
Please bring 1 dozen plastic eggs filled with individually wrapped candy, fruit snacks or stickers.
Please drop them off in the school office by March 30, 2015.

April 3
School closed for Good Friday
Have a great Easter weekend!

April 8
Spring pictures beginning at 9:00 am
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 9
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

April 29
Dr. Harris, a local dentist, will come for a tooth talk at 10:00 am.


Please welcome Elizabeth, “Lizzy”, as our volunteer aide.
She will be helping in the office, kitchen and classrooms on Mondays and Wednesdays.

Reminder:
There is a late fee of $2.00 per minute for children picked up after their designated times - 12:30 pm or 6:00 pm.

March, 2015

What’s Up


March 2-6
Scholastic Book Fair
Please come and look around in the school office.

March 6
Grandparents’ Day - 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Please let Dar know how many people will attend by March 4, 2015.

March 12
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

March 17
Green Eggs and Ham Lunch Day
We hope to catch a Leprechaun this year.

February, 2015

What’s Up


Feb 12
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

Feb 13
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.

Feb 16
School is closed in observance of Presidents’ Day.
Have a great weekend!

Feb 18
Riverside Fire Department demonstration
In the front parking lot at approx. 9:00 am


- Remember: Grandparent’s Day is Friday, March 6.
- It’s tax time again: Please see Dar for our tax identification number if you need it.

January, 2015

What’s Up


December 31, 2014
Closed for New Year’s Eve

January 1
Closed for New Year’s Day

January 5-6
Free Vision Screening donated by the Elks. 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. Starts at 9:00 am.

January 8
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

January 19
School closed for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday.
Have a great weekend!

Reminders:
- Please label all jackets and sweaters. Do not send hoodies 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.
- This is the first month for the new tuition rates.

December, 2014

What’s Up


December 5
Parents’ Nite Out - 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Fun night of crafts and friends. $35 for first child and $25 for sibs.
RSVP now if interested.

December 11
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

December 17
Classroom Christmas Parties - 11:30 am
Please sign up in the classroom to bring something.

December 19
Christmas Program - 11:00am
Please have your child here by 10:30 am dressed in their Sunday best.

December 19
Parents’ Nite Out - 6:30 pm to 10:00 pm
$35 for first child and $25 for sibs.
RSVP by December 15.

December 24
School closed - Christmas Eve

December 25
School closed - Christmas Day

December 31
School closed - New Year’s Eve

January 1
School closed - New Year’s Day

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

November, 2014

What’s Up


November 8
Eden Church Christmas Bazaar - 9:00 am to 12:00 pm
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 13
Fingerprinting by Riverside Police Department
Visit from a motorcycle officer - 10:00 am
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

November 21
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 27
School closed for Thanksgiving

November 28
School closed - Have a Blessed Holiday!

Parents:
The weather is changing and it's getting colder. Please send your child in tennis shoes and with a jacket or sweatshirt so they can play outside. Please check your child's cubby for weather appropriate extra clothes.

October, 2014

What’s Up


October 8
Picture Day - Starts at 8:00am

October 16
Fingerprinting by Riverside Police Department
Visit from a motorcycle officer - 10:00 am
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

October 31
Trunk & Treat and Harvest Parties - 10:00 am
Each family is required to bring a bag of candy, fruit snacks or stickers by October 27th.

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 4, 2014. 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 in the office.

September, 2014

What’s Up


Welcome to our new families.
Welcome Back to our returning families.

September 1
School Closed for Labor Day

September 2
First Day of School

September 8
Fall Fundraiser starts
Shop Riverside Discount Cards

September 11
School Board Meeting - 6:00pm

September 26
Back To School - 5:30pm
Barbecue Fundraiser and Raffle


Reminder:
A re-enrollment fee of $80 will be added to your account as of September 2nd if you have not already paid it.

August, 2014

What’s Up


August 13
Jumper and snow cones

August 14
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

August 22
Water play day
Your child can wear their bathing suit under their clothes.
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.

August 28
School Closed for CPR training and Staff In-Service

August 29
School Closed for CPR training and Staff In-Service


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 3rd, 2014. Newly enrolled children may be exempt-please see Dar.

Eden Lutheran School Event Calendars for 2014-2015 are available in the school office if you have not received one yet.

Coming in September:
The school is closed on Sept.1st for Labor Day.
The first day of school for 2014-2015 is September 2, 2014

July, 2014

What’s Up


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

July 10
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

July 16
Jumper/Playhouse and snow cones

July 25
Water play day. 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.

June, 2014

What’s Up


June 7
Church Rummage Sale 8:00am - 12:00pm
If you would like to donate anything to this event please bring your items to the Fellowship Hall June 2-6.

June 12
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

June 20
Pre-Kindergarten Graduation 11:00am
This program will only involve the Pre-Kindergarten class (Mrs. Doris’s Raccoon Class). Please have your Pre-Ker dressed in their Sunday best and here by 10:30am. Family and friends are welcome.


A few summertime reminders:
-Please bring spray-on, clear sunscreen with your child’s name clearly marked on it.
-Flip-flops are not allowed. All sandals must have back straps and no heel.
-Please check your child’s supply of extra clothes and make sure there are plenty and they are weather appropriate.
-If you bring a water bottle for your child, please clearly label the bottle. Ms. Nettie’s class can bring clearly labeled sippy cups, no water bottles with small cap are allowed in this room.

May, 2014

What’s Up


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

May 1
National Day of Prayer

May 5-9
Teacher Appreciation Week

May 8
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

May 9
Teacher Appreciation Luncheon. Please sign up to bring your specialty!

May 12
Return pictures or payment for pictures to the school office.

May 14
Dr. Shelia Tibbit, a local dentist, will visit at 10:00am to talk about dental health and care.

May 16
Trike-a-thon 10:00am
Please see flyer for details - the pledge form is on the back

May 26
School closed for Memorial Day
Have a safe and fun holiday weekend!

May 30
All Trike-a-thon pledges are due. Thank you for your support!

April, 2014

What’s Up


April 2
Riverside Police Officer Neely Santos will come by in her police car to talk to the children about stranger danger and other important things.

April 9 (starting at 8:00am)
Spring pictures
The Pre-kindergarten class will also be taking their Cap and Gown photos.

April 10
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

April 16
Annual sack lunch picnic and Easter Egg Hunt
Each child is required to bring a sack lunch from home.
Please sign up in the office to bring something for the egg hunt.

April 18
School closed for Good Friday
Have a great Easter weekend!

Reminder:
There is a late fee of $2.00 per minute for children picked up after their designated time -12:30pm or 6:00pm

March, 2014

What’s Up


March 3-7
Scholastic Book Fair
Please come and look around in the school office.

March 7
Grandparents’ Day 10:00-11:00am
Please let Dar know how many people will attend by March 5, 2014.

March 13
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

March 17
Green Eggs and Ham Lunch Day
We hope to catch a Leprechaun this year.

February, 2014

What’s Up


February 1
Fire Department Demonstration 9:00am

February 13
School Board Meeting 6:00pm
The School Board consists of volunteers from the church, Pastor Linda, the Director and two preschool parent representatives. These two people must be parents or grandparents of children enrolled in our preschool. Their purpose on the board is to represent the parents and children of Eden Lutheran School. The school board meetings are open to anyone wishing to attend. The current parent representatives are Amy Clark, Adam Clark’s mom and Pastor Jan Womer, Logan and Amberlin’s grandfather. If you would like to contact them please see Dar for their contact info.

February 14
Class Valentine Lunch Parties
Please sign up in your child’s room to bring a lunch item. Remember to check your child’s cubby and classroom information board for any special instructions from the teacher.

February 17
School closed for Presidents’ Day.
Have a great long weekend!

January, 2014

What’s Up


January 1
Closed for New Year’s Day

January 9
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

January 11
Eden Lutheran Church E-cycling Event 9:00am-2:00pm

January 13-14
Free vision screening donated by the Elks. 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 Elks sheet the morning of the test. Starts at 9:00am.

January 20
School closed for Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday.
Have a great weekend!

Reminders:
- Please label all jackets and sweaters (do NOT send hoodies with drawstrings)
- 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, 2013

What’s Up


December 12
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

December 18
Classroom Christmas Parties
Please sign up in the classroom to bring something.

December 20
Christmas Program 11:00am
Everyone is invited to attend. Please have your child dressed in their “Sunday Best” and in their classroom by 10:30 am.

December 24
School closed for Christmas Eve

December 25
School closed for Christmas Day

December 31
School closed for New Year’s Eve

January 1
School closed for New Year’s Day

November, 2013

What’s Up


November 9
Church Christmas Bazaar 9:00am - 12:00pm
Shop Riverside Discount Card Fundraiser
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 14
School Board Meeting 6:00pm

November 22
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 Dar know how many people will be attending.

November 28
School closed for Thanksgiving
Have a Blessed Holiday!

November 29
School closed for Thanksgiving weekend

Parents: The weather is changing and it’s getting colder. Please send your child in tennis shoes and with a jacket or sweatshirt so they can play outside. Please check your child’s cubby for weather appropriate extra clothes.

October, 2013

What’s Up


October 1-11
Shop Riverside Discount Card Fundraiser
These cards cost $15 each and are packed with great discounts. The cards are available now with payment. Please have checks made out to Eden Lutheran School.

October 9
Fall Pictures 9:00am
This was scheduled for the 2nd, but Lifetouch needed to change dates.

October 23
Riverside Police department is coming to fingerprint each child and send it home to parents. 10:00am

October 24
School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

October 31
Trunk & Treat and Harvest Parties.
Each family is required to bring a bag of individually wrapped candy, a box of fruit snacks or stickers by October 25.
Classroom Harvest Parties
- Please sign up in your child’s classroom to bring a special lunch item.
Trunk & Treat
- Volunteers are 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 home 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 or movement.
If you have any questions or are able to help please contact Dar.

September, 2013

What’s Up


September 2
School Closed for Labor Day

September 3
First day of school for 2013-2014

September 11
Soccer Shots Demonstration at 9:30 am

September 12
School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

September 15
Eden Lutheran Church 125th Anniversary Celebration.
- Rally Day at 9:00am
- View various programs offered
- Service at 10:00am
- Fall Festival at 11:30am
- Anniversary Dinner at 12:30 - tickets required. Please see church office.

September 27
Back To School Night at 6:00pm
Fundraising Hot Dog Dinner 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 take effect on September 3, 2013. Please refer to your monthly invoice or see the school office.

August, 2013

What’s Up
August, 2013

August 8
School Board Meeting 6:00 pm

August 14
Water play day - Your child can wear their bathing suit under their clothes. 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.

August 29
School Closed for Staff In-Service

August 30
School Closed for Staff In-Service

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 3rd, 2013. Newly enrolled children may be exempt-please see Dar.
Eden Lutheran School Event Calendars for 2013-2014 are available in the school office if you have not received one yet.
Coming in September:
The school is closed on Sept.2nd for Labor Day.
The first day of school for 2013-2014 is September 3, 2013

July, 2013

What’s Up
July, 2013

July 4
School Closed

  • Church Celebration at 5:00pm
  • Free hamburgers and hot dogs - just bring a salad to share.
  • Bingo - Please donate $10 in gift cards to play.
  • Bring lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks at 9:00pm.
  • Free parking passes are required and are available in the church office. Phone: 951.684.3336 or see Dar

July 10
Water play day. 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.

July 11
School Board Meeting - 6:00 pm

July 24
Jumper/Playhouse and snow cones

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. 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.

June, 2013

What’s Up
June, 2013

June 7
All pledges from the Trike-a-thon are due. Thank you for your support.

June 8, 7:00am-12:00pm
Eden Lutheran Church Annual Rummage Sale

June 13, 6:00pm
School Board Meeting

June 21, 11:00am
Pre-Kindergarten Graduation
This ceremony is for Mrs. Doris’ Raccoon class. Please have your Pre-K child dressed in their Sunday best and here by 10:30 am.

Donations needed:
Eden Lutheran Church and School is collecting donations for two projects.
- Steppin’ On Up is a program that collects gently used and new shoes and delivers them to those in need. If you are able to help, please drop your donation into the tall, labeled box in Dar’s office.
-
Friends in Sight is a program sponsored by the Lions. They collect used prescription and non-prescription eyeglasses, repair them and give them to those who need them. If you are able to help, please drop the glasses in the labeled collection box near the sign-in book in Dar’s office.

May, 2013

What’s Up
May, 2013

May 1
Trike-a-thon sponsor sheets are available. Please collect pledges for your child. Your support is needed and appreciated.

May 6-10
Teacher Appreciation Week. Please sign-up in the office to bring a lunch item for the teachers on Friday 10th.

May 9, 6:00pm
School Board Meeting

May 27
School Closed for Memorial Day

May 31, 10:00am
Trike-a-thon
Fun-Fun-Fun
Come and cheer them on!

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

April, 2013

What’s Up
April, 2013

April 10
Spring Pictures and Pre-K Cap and Gown Pictures. Please turn in parent request forms from Life Touch before picture day.

April 11
School Board Meeting

April 18, 10:00am-11:30am
Riverside Police Department will send a police officer for a “Friendly Officer Visit”. The children will get to see inside a real police car and hear safety tips from Officer Neely.

*** NOTE *** The annual Trike-a-thon has moved to May 31st. More information will be included in our May newsletter.

March, 2013

What’s Up
March, 2013

March 1-15
See’s Easter Candy Fundraiser

March 4-8
Scholastic Book Fair in the school office. Please come by and check it out. If you would like to donate a book to your child’s classroom, the teachers have selected books they would like for their class.

March 8, 10:00am-11:30am
Grandparent’s Day - Please let me know how many people will be attending

March 14, 6:00pm
School Board Meeting

March 18
Green Eggs and Ham Lunch

March 27
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 25.

March 29
School Closed for Good Friday. Have a Blessed Easter!

February, 2013

What’s Up
February, 2013

February 4, 7:00pm
Eden Lutheran Church hosts the Gustavus Choir.
Please refer to the flyer posted in the school office.

February 11
Eatin’ with Eden at Mazz Bar and Grill.
Required flyers are available in the school office.
This is a fun and delicious fundraiser for the church.

February 14
Valentine Lunch and Parties.
Please sign up in your child’s room to bring a lunch item.
Remember to check your child’s cubby and classroom information board for any special instructions from the teacher.


February 18
School Closed for Presidents Day.
Have a great long weekend!

February 21, 6:00pm
School Board Meeting

January, 2013

What’s Up
January, 2013

December 31, 2012
Closed for New Year’s Eve

January 1, 2013
Closed for New Year’s Day

January 10, 6:00pm
School Board Meeting

January 14, 9:00am
Free vision screening (Day 1)
Donated by the Elk’s Club.
Please complete the required paperwork and place it on Dar’s desk before the test day. Parents or gaurdians must also sign in on a special Elks sheet the morning of the test.

January 15, 9:00am
Free vision screening (Day 2)
Donated by the Elk’s Club.
The same procedures apply as for Day 1.

January 16, 10:00am
Riverside Fire Department visit
Fire truck and fire safety demonstration.

January 21
School Closed
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday. Have a great weekend!

Reminders:
-Please label all jackets and sweaters.
Do not send hoodies 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, 2012

What’s Up
December, 2012

December 8 Asanti Children’s Choir - 4:00pm
Visiting Eden Lutheran Church from Africa. Free admission. Free-will offering. Potluck to follow. Bring your favorite dish to share.

December 13 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

December 19 Classroom Christmas Parties.
Please sign up in your child's class.

December 16 Thanksgiving Feast at 11:30am
Join us for lunch with the children, staff and families. Please sign up in the office to bring a food item. Let us know how many people will be attending.

December 21 Annual Christmas Program 11:00am
All the children will sing at this annual event.

December 24 School Closed - Christmas Eve

December 25 School Closed - Christmas Day
Have a Blessed Holiday!

November, 2012

What’s Up
November, 2012

November 8 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

November 10 Church Christmas Bazaar
9:00am-12:00pm
This is 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 16 Thanksgiving Feast at 11:30am
Join us for lunch with the children, staff and families. Please sign up in the office to bring a food item. Let us know how many people will be attending.

November 22 School closed for Thanksgiving
Have a Blessed Holiday!

November 23 School closed Thanksgiving weekend

NOTES:
Parents: The weather is changing and it's getting colder. Please send your child in tennis shoes and with a jacket or sweatshirt so they can play outside. Check your child's cubby for weather appropriate extra clothes.

October, 2012

What’s Up
October, 2012

October 10 Picture Day starting at 8:00am

October 11 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

October 17 Officer McGruff is coming to visit at 10:00am

October 31 Trunk & Treat and Harvest Parties at 10:00am
Each family is required to bring a bag of candy, fruit snacks or stickers by October 26.

TBA Discount Fundraiser

NOTES:
Classroom Harvest Parties - Please sign up in your child’s classroom to bring a special lunch item.
Trunk & Treat - Volunteers are 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 home in it
- Please 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 your child’s vision or movement

September, 2012

What’s Up
September, 2012

September 3 Closed for Labor Day

September 4 First day of School

September 10 Discount Card Fundraiser starts

September 13 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm
There is a parent representative position open on the board. Please see Dar for more information if you are interested.

September 21 Back to School Night 6:00pm
Dinner and raffle fundraiser

September 24 Discount Card Fundraiser ends today. Please turn the order form into the office.
Thank You for your help!

August, 2012

What’s Up
August, 2012

August 7 Beach Day (water play)
Wear bathing suit under clothes
Bring labeled towel and water shoes
Apply sunscreen before bringing your child

August 9 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

August 30 School Closed for In-Service and CPR training

August 31 School Closed for In-Service and CPR training

REMINDERS:
It's time to re-register for preschool. An annual fee of $60 for the curriculum fee and $20 for disaster preparedness are required. These fees are due by September 4, 2012. Newly enrolled children may be exempt.

Eden Lutheran School Event Calendars for 2012-2013 are available in the office if you have not received one yet.

Coming in September:
The school is closed on Sept. 3, 2012 for Labor Day.
The first day of school for 2012- 2013 is September 4, 2013.

July, 2012

What’s Up
July, 2012

July 4 School Closed - Independence Day
Church Celebration - 5:00pm • Free hamburgers and hot dogs (bring a salad to share) • Bingo (please donate $10 in gift cards for prizes) • Bring lawn chairs and enjoy the fireworks at 9:00pm • Free parking passes are required and are available in the church office (951.684.3336)

July 11 Jumper/Playhouse and snow cones!

July 12 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

July 17 Water play day
Children will need a swim suit, water shoes (with backs) and towel. They can wear their swimsuit to school. Bring extra clothes in a clearly labeled bag. Please put sunscreen on your child before bringing them to school.

June, 2012

What’s Up
June, 2012

June 2 Church Rummage Sale 7:00am-12:00pm

June 14 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

June 15 Pre-Kindergarten Graduation 11:00am

June 20 Jump and Play House

Summertime Reminders:
Please check your child’s extra clothes for clothes that are weather appropriate.

Please bring a clearly labeled can of clear spray-on sun screen. We will keep this bottle throughout the summer.

May, 2012

What’s Up
May, 2012

May 1 Trike-a-Thon sponsor sheets are available. Please collect sponsor pledges for your child.

May 7 - 12 Teacher Appreciation Week

May 9 Return pictures or payment for pictures to the school office.

May 10 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

May 11 Teacher Appreciation Luncheon. Please sign up to bring something.

May 25 Trike-a-Thon at 10:00am

May 28 School Closed - Memorial Day
Have a safe and fun holiday weekend!

May 31 All Trike-a-Thon pledges are due. Thank you for your support.

Note: We are no longer collecting Capri Sun pouches. The company received more pouches than it expected and discontinued the program we were on. We are considering one of their other collecting projects and will keep you posted. Thank you for your support.

April, 2012

What’s Up
April, 2012

April 5 Annual sack lunch picnic and Easter Egg Hunt
Each child is required to bring a sack lunch from home.
Please sign up in the office to bring something for the egg hunt.

April 5 - 21 See’s Easter Candy Fundraiser

April 6 School closed for Good Friday
Have a great Easter weekend!

April 8 Easter Sunday! He is risen!

April 11 Spring pictures starting at 8:00am
The Pre-kindergarten class will also be taking their Cap and Gown photos.

April 12 School Board Meeting at 6:00pm

April 23 Mother’s Day Cards for sale in the school office

Reminder: There is a late fee of $2.00 per minute for children picked up after their designated time (12:30pm or 6:00pm).

March, 2012

What’s Up
March, 2012

March 5 - 9 Lutheran Schools’ Week
Scholastic Book Fair in the School Office

March 5 - 21 See’s Easter Candy Fundraiser

March 8 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm

March 9 Grandparents’ Day 10:00 am - 11:30 am

March 16 Green Eggs and Ham lunch

March 20 Riverside Police Officer visits today

February, 2012

What’s Up
February, 2012

February 9 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm

February 14 Class Valentine Parties
Please sign up to bring something in your child’s room.

February 20 School is closed in observance of President’s Day

Reminders:
- Tuition is due by the 1st of each month. A late fee of $20 will be
applied to your account if tuition is not paid by the 16th of each
month.
- Please bring a clean and clearly labeled crib sheet and a blanket on the first day of attendance each week. Take these items home at the end of your child’s week to be laundered.
- Please keep extra clothes in your child’s cubby. Make sure they are weather appropriate.

January, 2012

What’s Up
January, 2012

January 2 New Year’s Day, school closed

January 4-5 Free vision screening
Donated by the Riverside Elks. Please complete the required paperwork and leave it on Dar’s desk.

January 12 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm

January 16 School closed for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday

January 25 The Riverside Fire Department is coming by for a demonstration and to talk about fire safety at 10:00am

December, 2011

What’s Up
December, 2011

December 2 Turn in See’s Christmas Candy Orders

December 8 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm

December 9 Expected date for Candy pick-up

December 12 Church Christmas Bazaar 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Handmade crafts, food, etc.

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

December 16 Christmas Program 11:00 am

December 23 Christmas, school closed

December 26 Christmas, school closed

December 30 New Year’s, school closed

January 2, 2012 New Year’s, school closed

Have a blessed holiday!

November, 2011

What’s Up
November, 2011

November 10 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm

November 12 Church Christmas Bazaar 9:00 am - 12:00 pm. Handmade crafts, food, etc.

November 14 See’s Christmas Candy Fundraiser starts today. Turn in orders on December 2, 2011

November 18 Thanksgiving Feast 11:30 am
Please sign up in the office to bring something. Families welcome - Please let Dar know how many to expect.


November 24 Thanksgiving Day, school closed
November 25 Thanksgiving vacation, school closed

Have a great holiday!

October, 2011

What’s Up
October, 2011

October 5 Picture Day - Starts 9:00 am

October 13 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm

October 19 A visit from Officer McGruff at 10:00 am

October 26 Trunk & Treat / Harvest Parties at 10:00 am
Each family is required to bring a bag of candy, fruit snacks or stickers by October 24

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 (the Director) 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 or items that can be swallowed or considered dangerous.
Please no scary costumes or masks. Also no costumes that restrict your child’s vision.

If you have any questions or are willing to help, contact Dar (the Director).

September, 2011

What’s Up
September, 2011

September 1 School Closed for Teacher In-Service

September 2 School Closed for Teacher In-Service

September 5 School Closed for Labor Day

September 6 First Day of School
Fall Fundraiser starts - $10 Fantastic Fundraising Discount Cards

September 8 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm

September 23 Back to School Night at 6:00 pm
Dinner Fundraiser and Raffle

September 26 Fall Fundraiser ends
Turn in all discount card order forms

September 30 Dentist Visit
Dr. Mutinga will visit and talk about our healthy smiles

REMINDERS:
A re-enrollment fee of $80 will be added to your account as of September 1st, if you have not already paid it.

August, 2011

What’s Up
August, 2011

August 11 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm.

August 24 Water Play and Watermelon Day!
Wear bathing suit under clothes. Bring labeled towel and water shoes. Apply sunscreen before bringing your child.

August 24 Elks Club - Sponsored Vision Screening, 9:00 am.
Permission slip and sign-in needed. Please see Dar in the office.

REMINDERS:
It’s time to re-register for preschool. $60 for curriculum fee and $20 for disaster preparedness is required annually. These fees are due by August 31st. Newly enrolled children may be exempt.

As an on-going fundraiser we are collecting empty Capri Sun packets for Terracycle. Please give them to Dar or leave them by the sign in book. Thank you for your support.

Eden Lutheran School Event Calendars for 2011-2012 are available in the office if you have not received one yet.

Coming In September:
The school will be closed for teacher in-service on September 1st and 2nd. Labor Day is September 5th and the first day of school for 2011-2012 is September 6th. We are looking forward to another great year at Eden Lutheran Preschool.

July, 2011

What’s Up
July, 2011

July 4 School Closed for Independence Day.
Have a safe and fun-filled holiday weekend! The church is having a big 4th of July celebration and barbecue. Please see the school office for flyers and parking passes.

July 13 Water play day. Children can come in their swim suit with a cover up. Please sunscreen your child before bringing them and we will reapply. Please have clothes to change into in a clearly marked bag. All children need water shoes and a towel.

July 14 School Board meeting at 6:00 pm.


It’s getting hot, so here are a few warm weather reminders:

Please apply sunscreen to your child each morning and we will reapply when we go outside.

If desired you can bring a clearly labeled water bottle for your child. It will be kept in your child’s cubby.

Children can not wear flip flops to school. All sandals must have a low heel and a back strap.

We are still collecting empty Capri Sun pouches for Teracycle as an ongoing fundraiser. Please leave them in the school office.

June, 2011

What’s Up
June, 2011


June 4, 7:00 am-12:00 pm - Church Rummage Sale

June 17, 11:00 am - Pre-Kindergarten Graduation
Please have the Pre-Kers dressed in their
Sunday best and here by 10:30 am

June 27 to July 1, 5:30-8:30 pm - Vacation Bible School
This year’s theme: Pandamania

A few summertime reminders:
- Please bring spray-on-clear sunscreen with
your child’s name clearly marked on it.
- Flip-flops are not allowed. All sandals must
have back straps and no heel.
- We are collecting empty Capri Sun pouches as
an ongoing fundraiser.

May, 2011

What’s Up
May, 2011


May 2-6 - Teacher Appreciation Week

May 6 - Teacher Luncheon
Please sign up to bring a lunch item for the teachers

May 12, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

May 19, 6:00 pm - Spring Open House & BBQ Fundraiser

May 30 - Memorial Day: School Closed
Have a great weekend!

April, 2011

What’s Up
April, 2011


April 8 - See’s fundraiser orders are due.
Candy should be in the 15th.

April 13, 8:00 am - Spring pictures
Pre-K children will have Graduation pictures taken.

April 14, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

April 18 - Mother’s Day Card Fundraiser starts
A large selection of cards are available in the
school office.

April 21 - Easter Picnic, Hunt & Parties
Each child is required to bring a sack lunch to school.
Please sign up in the office to bring a special item and
check with your child’s teacher for other classroom
needs. Thank you for your support!

April 22 - School is closed for Good Friday
Have a great Easter weekend!

March, 2011

What’s Up
March, 2011


March 4 - Trike-a-thon
All money is due for the fund-raiser

March 7-11 -
Scholastic Book Fair
Books will be displayed for purchase
from Mon. at 4:00 pm to Fri. 12:30 pm


March 11, 10:00-11:30 am -
Grandparents’ Day
Each child can invite a grandparent or special person
to spend the morning with them at preschool

March 11, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

March 17 - Green Eggs and Ham Lunch
Please sign up in the office to bring something

Thank you so much for your efforts and support!

February, 2011

What’s Up
February, 2011


February 7 - Trike-a-thon
Paperwork is available in the office


February 9, 10:00 am - Police Puppet Show
“Stranger Danger”


February 11, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

February 14 - Class Valentine’s Day Parties
Sign up to bring something in your child’s class


February 25, 10:00 am - Trike-a-thon
If you can help, please let Dar know

Reminders:
we are collecting Capri Sun pouches and old cell phones.
Please leave them in the school office.

January, 2011

What’s Up
January, 2011


January 7, 9:30 am - Riverside Fire Department Visit
Fire truck and fire safety demonstration


January 13, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

January 17 - Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday
School Closed


Reminders:
- Please label all jackets and sweaters.
- Do not send hoodies 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, 2010

What’s Up
December, 2010


December 9, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting
Seeking another parent representative on the board. If you are
interested, please see Dar.

December 16 - Classroom Christmas Parties
See your child’s classroom for sign-up sheets.

December 17, 11:00 am - Christmas Program
Please dress your child in their Sunday best.


December 23&24 - School closed for Christmas.
We celebrate our Savior’s birth!

December 30&31 - School closed for New Year’s.
Have a great Holiday!

November, 2010

What’s Up
November, 2010


November 11 - 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

November 13 - Church Bazaar, 7:00 am - 1:00 pm

November 24 - School & Family Thanksgiving Feast
Please sign up in the office to bring something and let me
know how many people will be attending by Nov 15.


November 25&26 - School closed for Thanksgiving.
Have a great Holiday!

Thank you to everyone that sold and/or purchased discount cards.
This fundraiser was a great success because of your efforts and dedication.

Reminder: We are collecting empty Capri Sun pouches and old cell phones for recycling at Terracycle. Thank you!

October, 2010

What’s Up
October, 2010


October - Riverside Coupon Booklets Fall Fund-raiser underway

October 13 - Officer McGruff 10:00 am

October 14, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

October 12, 9:00 am - Sunday School Rally Day

October 15 - Riverside Coupon Booklet orders are due

October 21, 9:00 am - Fall Pictures

October 25 - Riverside Coupon Booklets will be ready pass out

October 29 - Trunk or Treat

- We would like to introduce a new staff member. Jennifer
Early will be joining us as a substitute teacher. She attended the CPR class with the staff and is looking forward to meeting our children and their families.

- Please bring 1 bag of candy, stickers or fruit snacks before October 26, 2010. This candy will be used for Trunk or Treat.

- We need volunteers for Trunk or Treat on the 29th. Please see Dar if you are able to help. It’s a lot of fun!!!

September, 2010

What’s Up
September, 2010


September 2-3 Closed for In-service

September 6 - Closed for Labor Day

September 7 - First Day of School for 2010-2011

September 9, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

September 12, 9:00 am - Sunday School Rally Day

September 16, 10:00 am - Health Department Puppet Show

September 23, 6:00 pm - Back to School Night/Fundraising Dinner
Will have a raffle for a beautiful tied quilt donated
by the Eden Lutheran Quilting Ladies

August, 2010

What’s Up
August, 2010


August 5 - Water Day
Wear bathing suit under clothes
Bring a labeled beach towel and water shoes
Apply sunscreen in the morning

August 12, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

August 27 - Water Day
Wear bathing suit under clothes
Bring a labeled beach towel and water shoes
Apply sunscreen in the morning

REMINDERS:
As an on going fundraiser we are collecting empty Capri Sun juice packets and old cell phones for Terracycle. Please give them to Dar, a teacher or leave them by the sign in book.

It is time to re-register for preschool. $60 for curriculum fee and $20 for disaster preparedness is required annually. These fees are due by August 31st.

Coming in September:
The school will closed for teacher in-service on Sept. 2nd and 3rd. Labor Day is September 6th and the first day of
school for 2010-2011 is Sept. 7th. We are looking forward to another great year at Eden Lutheran Preschool.

July, 2010

What’s Up
July, 2010


July 2 - School Picnic: Please wear red, white and blue
Bring a clearly labeled sack lunch and beach towel
We will have popcorn and snow cones
Movies in the afternoon

July 5 - School closed in recognition of Independence Day

July 16 - Water Day
Wear bathing suit under clothes
Bring a labeled beach towel and water shoes

July 19-23, 6:00 to 8:30 p.m. - Vacation Bible School
(Cancelled)

July 20, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

July 29, 10:00 am - Department of Health Puppet Show

July 30 - Water Day
Wear bathing suit under clothes
Bring a labeled beach towel and water shoes

Have a safe and Happy 4th of July!
(updated July 12 to reflect cancellation of VBS
and new event)

June, 2010

What’s Up
June, 2010


June 15, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting.

June 18, 11:00 am - Pre-K Graduation.

Thank you so much to everyone that participated and supported our Trike-a-thon. We had a great time.

Please remember that a two week notice is required when applying for vacation credit and dropping from our enrollment.

This month we will start our on-going Terracycle Fundraiser. We are collecting empty Capri Sun juice packets and used Starbucks bags. Our preschool will earn $0.02 for every packet and bag we collect. Please help earn money for supplies, etc. by bringing in these items. Thank you for your assistance.

May, 2010

What’s Up
May, 2010


April 26 to May 7 - Fundraiser: Mother’s Day cards on sale in the school office.

May 3 to 7 - Teacher Appreciation Week

May 7 - Teacher Luncheon-Please sign up in the office to bring a lunch item.

May 18, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting.

May 19, 4:00pm - School closes for staff in-service.

May 21 - Fundraiser: Trike-a-thon. Extra sponsor sheets available in the school office.

May 31 - School Closed for Memorial Day. Have great weekend!

April, 2010

What’s Up
April, 2010


April 1 - Sack lunch picnic and Easter Egg Hunt.
Please bring a sack lunch for your child and sign up in office to bring party stuff.

April 2 - Closed for Good Friday. Have a great Easter weekend.

April 14, 10:00 am - Puppet show given by the Riverside Police Dept.

April 20, 6:00 pm - School Board meeting.

April 22, 6:00 pm - Open House and Bar-b-que.
Cost: donation

Reminders:
*Please bring clean bedding for your child the first day they attend school for the week. We will need you to take it home at the end of each week for laundering. Your child’s nap cubby is in room 5.

*Please keep weather appropriate extra clothes in your child’s classroom cubby.

*Please label everything your child brings to school. This includes, but is not limited to bedding, clothes, share toys and jackets.

March, 2010

What’s Up
March, 2010


March 1 to 5 - Scholastic Book Fair
(Ends at 3pm. On Friday)

March 5, 10:00-11:30 am - Grandparents’ Day
Please let Dar know many people will be coming by March 3rd.

March 10, 9:00 am - Picture Day
(Spring and Graduation)

March 16, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

March 17 - Green Eggs and Ham Lunch Day
(Please sign up in the office to bring something)

February, 2010

What’s Up
February, 2010


February 12 - Valentine’s Lunch Parties. Please sign up in your child’s classroom to bring something for their party.

February 15 - School closed for Presidents’ Day.
Have a great weekend!

Parents,
The Police Dept. cancelled their visit on January 27th and will be rescheduling. I will inform you of the new date when one is set.

Please help us with the following:
* Tuition is due by the first of each month. All payments made after the 16th must include a $20 late fee.
* Each child needs an extra set of clothes to be kept in their cubby.
* Bring clean bedding the first day your child attends each week and take it home after the last day they attend. Please make sure it is clearly marked with your child’s name.

January, 2010

What’s Up
January, 2010


January 1 - School Closed for New Year’s Day

January 18 - School Closed for Martin Luther King Jr.’s Birthday

January 19, 6:00 pm - School Board Meeting

January 27, 10:00 am - Police puppets & Stranger Danger demo.

REMEMBER:
Tuition is due by the 1st day of each month and a $20.00 late fee will be added if tuition is not paid by the 16th.
Community Care Licensing requires that each child is signed in when they arrive in the morning and signed out when they are picked up.
There are no exceptions.