THIS MONTH'S HIGHLIGHTS
Please check "This Month's Events" for the entire schedule of events.
English Classes/Clases de Inglés
Pacific Union School is hosting two, seven-week sessions of English classes sponsored by College of the Redwoods and the Humboldt County Office of Education. The classes are FREE and childcare is provided. They take place on Mondays and Tuesdays from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm in Room 17.
Se ofrecen las clases sin costo y habrá cuidado de niños. Lunes y martes a las 6:00 – 8:00 de la tarde en la escuela Pacific Union, 3001 Janes Road, Arcata, salón 17.
Thanksgiving Break is November 24th - 28th
Parent-teacher Conferences - December 1st - 5th. School dismisses at 1:35 pm each day this week.
Book Fair - December 1st - 8th in the library
PTO meeting - December 3rd at 6:00 pm in Daycare Room 31. Childcare provided.
Canned Food/Children's Sock and Underwear Drive - December 8th - 12th Canned and packaged foods brought to school this week will be donated to families in the community. New children's socks and underwear will be donated to the Betty Kwan Chinn Center.
Winter music concert - December 10th at 7:00 pm in the gymnasium.
Pacific Union Board of Trustees Meeting - December 11th, 6:00 pm in the Computer Lab.
School Site Council - No meeting this month
Cider on the Sidewalk - December 18th, 7:45 am - 8:20 am. PTO and students will provide a warm cup of cider as you drop your children off at school this morning.
Community Holiday Sing-a-long - December 18th at 6:00 pm in the Multi-purpose Room. PTO will provide beverages and cookies.
December 19th - School dismisses at 2:15 pm for all grades.
December 20th to January 4th - Winter Break Have a safe, wonderful holiday season with family and friends. School resumes January 5, 2015.
Welcome to Pacific Union School
We are extremely proud of our K-8 community-based school district. We are fortunate to have a caring, dedicated staff, supportive parents/guardians, and wonderful students. We also have strong partnerships with Humboldt State University, Arcata Parks and Recreation and our business community. Our excellent and comprehensive academic programs interwoven with fine arts and music provide a rich student-centered experience for all students. Our award winning arboretum, garden, recycling, and afterschool programs support all students and contribute to their sound educational foundation.
New Information for Parents - Immunizations required!
Students entering California schools for the2011-12 school year as 7th and 8th graders are required to have a TDAP(booster) vaccine on or after the 10th birthday. A Booster shot will protect you child against the ongoing threat of pertussis (whooping cough) and meet a new school requirement that begins in the 2011-12 school year, California Assembly Bill 354.
Proof of vaccination can be faxed by your health care provider to the school at 822-0129.
For more information, please visit the CDPHwebsite: http://www.cdph.ca.gov.or call the Humboldt County Health Department at (707) 268-2108.