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Red Oak Weekly Rattler

December 15, 2014
PFA President's Message

Happy Holidays, Red Oak Families!

 

As 2014 comes to an end, I want to send a special thank you to everyone who has helped to make Red Oak a wonderful place for our children. Whether you volunteer at events or around campus, help in the classroom or contribute financially, your support is greatly appreciated. Your commitment to the students and Red Oak is truly a gift.

 

I would like to thank the PFA Governing Board and other hardworking volunteers that have dedicated their time to make the first part of this year a success for the PFA and our children.

 

Juli Harris-Vice President

 

Shay Hass- Treasurer

 

Stephanie Love- VP Communications

 

Suzie Nicks-VP District & Admin. Progs

 

Jennifer Julian

-VP School Events/Family Fun Night 

 

 

Miranda Taylor

-VP School Events/Family Fun Night 

 

 

Andrea Klopert- Parliamentarian/Holiday Boutique

 

Krissy Stewart- VP Fundraising/Passive Income/Spirit Wear

 

Stacy Iani-Lagatutta- Secretary

 

Olivia Tjahono- B-day Board/Corp Match/School Supplies

 

Michelle Malinzak- Gift Wrap Fundraiser

 

Christina Ling- Holiday Boutique

 

Marcie Braddock- Membership Directory

 

Lexi Rohner- Communications/Ability Awareness

 

Rochelle Pessell- Spirit Wear

 

Allison Radick- Santa Comes to Agoura


Kelly Curtis-Santa Comes to Agoura

Maryam Salour

- Co-Financial Sec/Red Ribbon Week 

 

 

Jenni Shoaf- Co-Financial Sec.

 

Laura Kunesh- Co-Financial Sec.

 

Jesse Prince- Message Boards

 

Eliane Valencia- Box Tops

 

Lynn Edwards- Jog A Thon

 

Carol Henry- Super Saturday/Big Sunday

 

Maureen Collins- Copier

 

Dave Bursin- Announcer

 

Lexi Bursin- Women in History

 

Jennifer Clark- Photographer

 

Tina Brooks- Archivist

 

Karen Tan- Restaurant Nights

 

Andrea Ragsdale- Family Fun Night Bingo

 

Christine Anderson- Family Fun Night

 

Shannon Miller- Yearbook


Roz Ng- Yearbook

Please save the date for our Parent Night Event on Saturday, February 7th. Last year was so much fun! You won't want to miss this one!

 

I also look forward to seeing you all at the PFA meetings coming up in the new year. Every PFA member has the right to vote at meetings, and I hope all of our members will attend. Our next meeting will be Friday, February 6th at 8:30 am in the Library.

 

I wish you all a very happy, peaceful and safe holiday!

Tracie Horstman

Red Oak PFA President

  

PS It's the season for giving, and many people want to make a donation by December 31st to take advantage of year-end tax deductions.  Red Oak's Preserve Our Programs Fund (POP) helps pay for the a music instructor, a computer instructor, classroom aids for all grade levels  and supplies. Click here for more information about the Preserve Our Programs Fund.  Click here to make a tax deductible donation with your credit card or bring a check to the school office.

Schedule Reminder from the Office
 Wednesday, December 17 will be a regular banking day.  12:15 dismissal for kindergarten and 12:35 for 1st-5th grades.
 
Friday, December 19 will be a MINIMUM DAY.  ALL students will be dismissed at 12:15.  The cafeteria and lunch area will be closed.
 
School will resume on Monday, January 5.
 
NOTE:  LOST AND FOUND ITEMS WILL BE READED FOR DONATION AT CLOSE OF DAY WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17.  PLEASE BE SURE TO CHECK FOR ANY LOST ITEMS!!
 
Have a wonderful holiday!!
Yearbook
For the first time in Red Oak Elementary history, we are proud to announce that the 2014/2015 yearbook will be 100% in full color! Relive a year of magical memories and milestones with a beautiful hardbound book filled with almost 100 pages of photos for the low pre-sale price of $25. But hurry! Pre-sale ends on December 19th!  Order via flyer (attached) or on-line using a credit or debit card.  Orders online can be personalized with your child's name foil stamped on the cover for just $5.       
Are you a parent of a 5th grader? Applaud your student's achievements with a tribute in his/her yearbook.  Parent dedication ads are a great way to support your child, and celebrate his or her final year at Red Oak. Parent dedication ads are available online only and reserved just for 5th grade.  In order to plan for how many yearbook pages to reserve, ads must be purchased no later than December 19th! But don't worry, you'll have until March to design and submit your perfect dedication.  For prices and more info, please click here to see the flyer.
December   
Sunday 
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Spirit Day: 
Tie & Mustache 
 6
 9 10   11   12   13  
14   15   16  
Band and Chorus Concert
6:30 pm 
MPR
All are welcome.  
17  
Regular Banking day 
18 19 
All students dismissed at 12:15
Yearbook Presale deadline
20  
22 22 
Winter Break Begins 
23   24   25   26 27 
28 29   30  31 Jan. 1

Happy New Year  
 
Click here for upcoming PFA events. 
Red Oak Band and Chorus Concert
The Red Oak Band and Chorus concert will be on Tuesday Dec. 16 at 6:30 pm in the MPR. All are welcome to attend. Bring the whole family to hear these kids show off all their hard work. 
December School Board Meeting
Click here to read the note from the December School Board Meeting.
Sustainable Art Contest
Do you have an artist in your home who cares about the environment? OPHS Green Club is sponsoring an art contest and showcase at SUPER SATURDAY. Have your young creator make a work of art using recycled materials and inspired by the theme "The Power of Plants" and have it be seen by hundreds! Open to all grades. For more information and requirements click here.  
Box Tops
Keep collecting those box tops. We will have another contest when school resumes in January! 
Oak Park Neighborhood School

School Cents
Turn in your receipts when you shop at The Oaks. Red Oak gets points for every dollar spent. Special bonus points for visiting Santa or buying gift cards.  You can send in e-receipts by clicking here.  

Click here for the flyer with all the details.   
Click here to see how Red Oak is doing
Click here to see what Red Oak can win. 
Zen Garden Supports Red Oak
Earn Money For Red Oak at Zen Garden
Chinese restaurant Zen Garden will generously donate 10% of your check back to Red Oak throughout the year.  Just mention Red Oak Elementary.  Zen Garden is located at the corner of Kanan and Lindero Canyon, in the Fresh & Easy shopping center.  Click here for the flyer.
Zen Garden
668 Lindero Canyon Rd, Oak Park
818-879-9888
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Red Oak Elementary School  4857 Rockfield St.  Oak Park  CA 91377
818-707-7972  Attendance Line: 818-597-4242
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