Thank you for a great year, Roadrunners!
Welcome and thank you for visiting our site. The Strandwood PTA is a group of active parents and teachers who work together, with support from our school and community, to sponsor and manage over 50 special programs and events. We are dedicated to improving and enriching the educational experience of every student here at Strandwood Elementary.
Here's the lowdown on what's Going on around campus:
- School is almost out for summer! Last day Thursday June 7th, early dismissal for grades 1-5 at 12noon.
5th Grade Achievement Assembly 8:30am June 7th. Best of luck in middle school, Fifth Grade Roadrunners!
Roadrunners showed their appreciation for two special teachers retiring from Strandwood: Mrs. Abbott (3rd) and Mrs. Anderson (K)- see photo above of assembly today. We will miss you both and wish you well!
Keep composting at home and always Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle as much as possible. Strandwood Green Team will be back next year helping students with composting routines in the lunchroom. Check out Talkin' Trash to see a great video on kids learning to sort lunchroom waste.
Thank you to everyone who donated Pennies for Patients and to the Lap-A-Thon - we reached our goals and are proud of the student's efforts.
Keep an eye on the LCAP Speaker Series: click here for flyer
The Strandwood Green Team still seeking entries for a Green Team Logo so please submit your design to (or find out more): email@example.com
- Thank you to all who have joined our PTA for 2017/18 and made donations to our Fund for Excellence. A HUGE thank you to all our amazing parent/caregiver volunteers, helping make a Strandwood a safe, welcoming school, supportive to all students. PTA accepts donations through-out the school year. Follow links to donate to FUND FOR EXCELLENCE.
Did you know? Not only are we a California Distinguished school, we were selected two years in a row for the 2016 and 2017 Best of Pleasant Hill Awards for Elementary School and for the first time Strandwood has been recognized as National Blue Ribbon School 2016! For more on this special award go HERE
Plan on volunteering in the classroom, field trip or school event? You must be Finger-Printed and TB-Tested, on file with MDUSD to do so. Go here for MDUSD Volunteer instructions and forms. There are so many ways to volunteer and get involved - find out: Go here
Coming up soon
the roadrunner newsletter
This weekly newsletter provides parents with important announcements, articles from the Principal and PTA President and information about Strandwood’s staff, students and community. The Roadrunner will also provide links to important flyers and new items on the school website. The Roadrunner will be sent to everyone in the Email Club on Monday mornings.
The Email Blast will be sent Thursdays as needed to cover any recent news, events or reminders. The Email Blast is more condensed then the Roadrunner and usually won’t contain any articles or in depth stories.
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