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Santa Clara Unified School District 

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    Important: If your child is absent, call or email the attendance clerk with the "reason" for the absent. Failure to inform the attendance clerk within 72 hours will result in the absence considered "unexcused."

    Email Attendance Clerk at: cpattendance@scusd.net or call 408-423-4411.

    See Board Policy for details regarding excused and unexcused absences.

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    Teacher Chameleon Cast

     

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    Info & Update Notices

    Dear Parents and Guardians,
    Thank you to our PTA for the wonderful Family Dance Friday night. Huge appreciation to Minde Christensen for coordinating the event! Thank you to both Minde and Dasha Estes for holding a lunchtime craft/making session so students could make decorations. Gratitude to Beno Hwang, DJ, for once again, bringing the dance to life with the music!
    Please mark your calendar with some upcoming events:
    2/12: Dining for Dollars, Chipotle
    2/12: ELAC Meeting at 6:00 pm, Room F-7. Childcare available in Room D-5
    2/12: PTA Meeting at 7:00 pm, Room F-7
    2/13: Free Parent Education Class (See flyer attached), location changed to room: F-5
    2/15: No 3rd-5th grade Music (Mr. Moore at a Conference)
    2/15: Minimum Day, Dismissal at 1:37 pm
    2/15-2/19: February Break, NO SCHOOL
    2/28: Principal/PTA Coffee, 8:15 am-9:00 am, MP Room
    3/1: Minimum Day, Dismissal at 1:37 pm (please let your childcare providers know).
    3/5: School Site Council Mtg., 6:00pm, PTA Mtg., 7:00pm (Library, F-7)
    3/8: Report Cards go home
    3/8: PTA Sponsored Game Night, 6:00-7:30 pm
    3/12: ELAC Meeting, 6:00pm, (Library, F-7)
    3/14: Minimum Day, Students Dismissed at 1:37pm (Let your childcare providers know).
    3/15: NO School, Teacher Professional Development Day
    3/22: Spring Pictures
    3/26: PTA/Principal Coffee, 8:15 am-9:00 am, MP Room  
     
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    Ms. Miakje Kamstra
    Principal
     
    Posted 2/10/19
    PTA
    Peachjar Eflyers for Central Park

    Central Park's "Chameleons" team captured 1st place at Destination Imagination on Saturday, March 2nd. They competed in the Project Outreach: Service Learning Challenge presenting the problem of humans feeding ducks in parks.

     

    This team of Kinder to 3rd graders put together such a great project and skit, they will be heading to the California state level competition in April.

     

    Good luck Chameleons!!!!

     

    Chameleons at DI 1st place

    Destination Imagination is a project-based learning program designed to complement K-12 education. DI annually offers seven new academic Challenges in the fields of STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), fine arts, service learning, and early learning. In solving a challenge, students learn the creative process from imagination to innovation and the skills needed to thrive in school, their careers and beyond.

     

    The Chameleons Destination Imagination Team is just one of the many teams in the Central Park STEAM Robotics Team, a 501.3c non-profit booster club founded by Central Park Elementary parents.

    Posted 3/3/19

    Spotlight

    Team Chameleon

    Team Chameleon

    We nurture the development of the whole child who is then inspired to continually expand all aspects of his/her being (mind, body, heart) and is empowered to improve the world for others. We build habits of mind and ways of being that are caring, curious, reflective and visionary.

    School Mascot - Chameleon


    Curious

    Creative

    and Inspired!!!