What’s Coming Up?
Tues Nov. 19 Topanga Talking Stick 6-7:45pm Topanga Library Meeting Room
Nov 18-Nov 22 1:35 Dismissal All Week
Parent Conferences all Week
Nov 25-Nov 29 No School** Thanksgiving Week**
Mon Dec 2 VAPA Meeting 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Fri Dec 6 Pajamara Book Fair
Dec 6-Dec 12 Book Fair after school until 6pm each day
Tue Dec 10 Committee Meetings
TEP Meeting, Rm 14, 7pm
Tue Dec 17 Leadership Council Meeting
Fri Dec 20 Holiday Program
Dec 23 – Jan 11 Winter Break
Dismissal time is 1:35 all week due to parent teacher conferences!
Please adjust your schedules accordingly or make arrangements for after school child care.
Save the date: Book Fair/Pajamarama coming soon!
The 2019 Arctic Adventure Book Fair/Pajamarama kicks off on Friday, December 6th! We anticipate the event will run from 4:30-8:00pm. The book fair will continue Monday, December 9th though Thursday, December 12th and will be open right after school for approximately 2 hours each day.
We are in need of parent volunteers to set-up, run, and take town the book fair so please lookout for the signup genius link in next weeks Friday Focus. Thank you and we hope to see you there!!
VARIETY SHOW PHOTOGRAPHS!
Professional photographs by awesome parent and celebrity photographer Rainer Hosch are now ready for purchase! View and purchase photos via this link: https://vapa.pixieset.com/topangavapavarietyshow2019
Smarty Pants Storytime Tuesdays, Oct 29 - Dec 17, 2019, 12:30 - 1 pm
Advance registration is required. Register in person or by phone. For ages 3 - 5 with an adult caregiver.
Youth Peacemakers Workshop Series - Yoga & Mindfulness for Tweens Saturdays, Oct 26 - Nov 23, 2019, 10 - 11:30 am
122 N Topanga Canyon Blvd
Focusfish Theater would like to invite the school community to "Matilda, the Musical" at the TCC on November 15th and 16th. Many TECS kids are featured in this imaginative musical which includes singing, dancing and trapeze. SHOW RESCHEDULED FOR SUNDAY NOV 17 2PM THEATRICUM BOTANICUM! All Saturday tickets will be honored and more will be available at the door.
Hello families! We will be starting our planting efforts with our Monarch habitat plants this Friday, November 15th. Bring your family and meet our team at 2:45 pm at the office for a planting session on campus. We will also plant various sites in Topanga Town on Saturday November 16th from 2-5 pm (meet at 135 Topanga Canyon Blvd next to General Store). We will continue planting on the TECS campus on Fridays Nov 22, Dec 6th, 13, at 2:45 and 20th right after school (minimum day). Please join us as a steward in support of our butterflies!
The latest news from Topanga Elementary Charter School and TEP, including the TEP Newsletter and the Friday Focus.