Calendar


  August 2014


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First Day of School/Minimum Day
PTA Parent Reception - 8:30AM Library
Late-Start Friday Begins
Room Rep Meeting -  6PM Library
Min. Day/Back to School Night - Pre K-2 - 6:15PM
Volunteer Training - 5:30PM
General Meeting - 6:15-6:45PM Auditorium
Classroom Visits - 6:50PM
Booster Club - 7PM Library

  September 2014


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TBD

No School - Labor Day
ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
Min. Day/Back To School Night - 3-5 - 6:15-8:15PM
Volunteer Training - 5:30PM
General Meeting - 6:15-6:45 Auditorium
Classroom Visits - 6:50PM
Student Council Elections
Beautification morning with Pepperdine - 9-12NOON
Grant Community Beautification Day - 8-12NOON
Picnic/BBQ – 12NOON
PTA Meeting - 6:30PM Library
Charity Challenge Day 2:30 on the field grades 1-5
GAC Meeting - 3PM
Picture Day
Family Bingo Night - 6PM
No School - Local Holiday
Fieldtrip to Pepperdine, Chen/Hopkins, 8:30am
Fieldtrip to Skirball, Martinez/Meshel, 9am
Booster Club - 7PM Library

  October 2014


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ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
Art and Poetry Reflections Workshop, Room24, 3PM
PTA Meeting - 6:30PM, Library
Fieldtrip to Fairview Library, 8:30am, Hopkins
Fieldtrip to City Hall, 8:45am, Murcia
Volunteer Training - 8:45AM
Special GAC Meeting - 3:00 pm
Parent meeting for 5th graders, 6:00PM
BIKE IT! WALK IT! DAY
EID DIWALI - 3PM - Cancelled
Town Hall-Style Meeting on Measures D and LC, 6:30pm
Reflections and Faculty Showcase, 7:00pm
GAC Meeting - 3PM
Great Shake-Out -10:55AM
Make-Up Picture Day
Fieldtrip to Apple Store, 8:30am, Hynding
Set up for Festival
Refletions Deadline
Grant Fall Festival 12-8PM
Cleanup from Festival
Fieldtrip to Pico Library, 10am, Murcia
Enrichment Class Chorus Concert, 6:15pm
Pupil Free Day/Parent Conferences
Min. Day/Parent/Teacher Conferences
NO LATE START
Min. Day/Parent/Teacher Conferences
Trick or Treat for UNICEF Fundraiser
Parade of Costumes - 8:45AM

  November 2014



CHARACTER PILLAR: TRUSTWORTHINESS
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Min. Day/Parent/Teacher Conferences
Min. Day/Parent/Teacher Conferences
ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
Minimum Day
PTA General Meeting - 6:30PM, Library
Fieldtrip to Firehouse: 9:45 Krogmann
Anti-Bullying & Character Counts Assemblies 10:00 4/5; 1:00 K/1; 2:10 2/3
PS Arts Theatre Informance
School Holiday - Veterans’ Day
Honors Chorus, Band Orchestra Tryouts
Fieldtrip to House of Blues, 8:45am, 5th Grade
GAC Meeting - 3PM
Fieldtrip to CA Science Center, 9am, 3rd Grade
Character Awards Assembly: Trustworthiness10:00-4/5; 1:00-K/1; 2:10-2/3
No School -Thanksgiving Holiday

  December 2014



CHARACTER PILLAR: TRUSTWORTHINESS
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12/22-1/2
Book Fair
Music Informance - 6PM
School Tour - 9AM
ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
Fieldtrip to Farmer’s Market: Chen
Ballroom Dancing Informance: Smith and Croft  11:15
Ballroom Dancing Informance: Kooy and Donovan 11:15
Fieldtrip to City Hall: Murcia, 8:45AM
Mrs. Kooy’s class performs Munchkin Madness 9:00 & 10:30, Auditorium
Literacy Night at the Movies, 5:45 PM
4th grade assembly Wetlands
Wetlands Field Trip: Ware and Mauck
Nutcracker Fieldtrip at UCLA:Kooy
5TH Graders visit JAMS 9:00AM
Wetlands Field Trip: Cordes and Hynding
Chorus Concert at 6:00PM
Last Day for discounted 5th Grade Camp donation
Holiday  Sing-a-Long Program (10:00 4/5; 1:00 K/1; 2:10 2/3)
JAMS Pathway celebrates Kwanzaa, 4-6pm
Ballroom Dance Competition for 5th grade at Samohi, 9:30am
DARE graduation in auditorium, 1:30pm
Winter Break


SPECIAL NOTES: All dates and time subject to change.  Please consult your Greetings f
rom Grant Weekly email to confirm times and dates of activities and meetings.

LATE START FRIDAYS: 
Beginning August 22, school will begin at 9:44 AM on all Fridays

COFFEE w/ PRINCIPAL:  
There will be regular informal Coffees scheduled throughout the year.

  January 2015


CHARACTER PILLAR: RESPECT
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School Resumes
PTA/ELAC/PLRN/GAAP Joint Meeting - 8:30AM in Auditorium
Grades of Green Assembly  2/3 9:50; K/1 10:50; 4/5  11:30
5th Grade girls fieldtrip: A Girl’s Voice
School Tour - 9AM
Fieldtrip to Skirball, 9am, Gormley/Spanos
Coffee with the Principal in Teacher's Lounge
No School - Martin Luther King Jr. Birthday
GAC Meeting – 3:15PM
Respect Char. Assemblies: 10:00 4/5; 1:00 K/1; 2:10  2/3
Family Bingo Night - 6PM
Student Council Spirit Day
Election Posters Due
Fieldtrip to Page Museum, 9am, 2nd Grade
Booster Club - 7PM Library
Election Assembly 10:00

  February 2015


CHARACTER PILLAR: RESPONSIBILITY
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Fieldtrip to Morgan Wixon, 8:45am, Pollack
Fieldtrip to the San Fernando Mission- All 4th Grade
ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
Career Day, 9:00 Reception in Library; 9:30 Classroom Visits
PTA Meeting - 6:30PM
School Tour - 9AM
Report Card #1
Stairway – Choral Performance
Fieldtrip to Pepperdine, 8:45am, 1st Grade
Stairway – Band Performance
Medications for 5th Grade camp due
No School - President’s Day
GAC Meeting - 3PM
Stairway – Orchestra Performance
Black History Month Assemblies
Student Council Spirit Day
10:00 Coffee with the Principal
Movie Night
Fieldtrip to Coldwater Canyon, 8:45am, Ripley/Young/Lipson
Kindergarten Round-Up 8-10AM
Fieldtrip to Coldwater Canyon, 8:45am, Murcia/Neumann
Booster Club - 7PM Library
Char. Assemblies Responsibility, 10am 4/5; 1pm K/1; 2:10 2/3
Auction
Awards Assemblies

  March 2015


CHARACTER PILLAR: FAIRNESS
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TBD
TBD
30-4/10

ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
School Tour - 9AM
PTA Meeting - 6:30PM
5th Graders to PaliCamp
Unconfirmed Art Show
Dress Rehearsal for Talent Show - 3PM
Jogathon Kick-off Assembly - 1:15 PM
Talent Show - 4PM
Talent Show - 5:30PM
Fieldtrip -California Science Center- class auction winner
School Tour - 9AM
Fieldtrip Spanos/Gormley LA Zoo
GAC Meeting - 3PM
Jogathon!
Coffee with the Principal
Fictional Character Spirit Day
Booster Club - 7PM
Char. Assemblies Fairness, 10am 4/5; 1pm K/1; 2:10 2/3
PTA Honorary Service Award
Awards Assemblies
Spring Break

  April 2015


CHARACTER PILLAR: CARING
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Return to School
STAR and SBACTesting
ELAC - 8:30AM
5th Grade Panoramic
PTA Meeting - 6:30PM (changed due to Spring Break)
Math Night 5pm Dinner & Estimation 6:10 Welcome & Games
School Tour - 9AM
GAC Meeting - 3PM
Student Council Spirit Day
Coffee with the Principal
Family Bingo Night - 6PM
Booster Club - 7PM
Awards Assemblies
Silent Auction

  May 2015


CHARACTER PILLAR: CITIZENSHIP
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Character Assemblies:Citizenship 10am 4/5;1pm K/1; 2:10 2/3
Tardeada – 3PM 
ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
Fieldtrip  Pollack  Farmer’s Market
PTA Meeting – 6:30PM
Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast - 8AM
Spring Music Concert - 6PM
GAC Meeting - 3PM
Staff Appreciation Celebration - 11:30AM
Magic Show - 5PM
Min. Day/Open House//STEAM Expo - 5:30PM
Student Council Sprit Day- PJ Day #2
No School - Memorial Day
Booster Club - 7PM
Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast - 8AM
Awards Assemblies

  June 2015

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ELAC Meeting - 8:30AM
5th Grade Promotion - 5:30PM
Fifth Grade Activity
Late Start & Minimum Day -  9:44AM-12:15/1:15PM
Report Card #2 goes home
Last Day of School!
Office Closes for the Summer