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Open House


Join us at our Open House on

Thursday May 25th from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm. 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:5/22/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Spring Extravaganza at Rogers Middle School


May 25th from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Rogers Middle School

There will be nutrition, music, zumba, live performances, obstacle courses, games, raffles, face painting and more... 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:5/22/17
Audience: Homepage


Family Science Night


Date:  Thursday May 11, 2017

Time:  6:00 pm. to 8:00 pm. 

Cost:  FREE!!

First 200 students registered in the office. 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:5/8/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Jog-A-Thon


 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:5/4/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


New Garden Work Day


FDR Families come and join us for ShareFest WorkDay on Saturday may 6th from 8:30am to 2:00pm. We have a new garden and we need your help setting it up.  

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:5/4/17
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


RAP Before and After School Program Parent Orientation


RAP BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM

Join us for a Mandatory Parent Orientation on Friday May 12, 2017 at 6:00pm in FDR Cafeteria. 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:5/4/17
Audience: Homepage


Transitional Kinder and Kindergarten Registrations Going on Now


Come to the FDR Main Office to pick up your application packet.

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:4/6/17
Audience: Homepage


Spring Break

 

Have a Great
Week of  April 17th to the 21st , 2017 

Return to school on Monday April 24, 2017

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:4/5/17
Audience: Homepage


English as a Second Language classes (ESL)


INFORMATION:                                                 SCHEDULE:

Beginner English Classes                Wednesdays 3:30-5:30pm. 

Must Commit to all 8 Classes             April 26 (first day)

First Come First Serve                        May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

                                                            June 7, 14                         

 

 Click HERE for more information

 Haga click AQUI para mas informacion

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:3/31/17
Audience: Homepage


TK / Kindergarten Orientation Meetings



Join us for our incoming TK & Kindergarten Orientation Meeting at F. D. Roosevelt on Thursday, April 6 at 8:45 am. 

 

Click HERE to see flyer. 

Haga clic AQUI para ver el folleto. 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:3/13/17
Audience: Homepage


Join us for Kinder Festivals


Kinder Festival is for all incoming Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten students in the Lawndale Elementary School District.  Click here for flyer

 

Where:   Anderson Elementary                Green Elementary

When:    Saturday, March 11, 2017             Saturday, March 18, 2017

Time:      8:45 - 11:00 AM                             8:45 - 11:00 AM. 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:3/10/17
Audience: Homepage


READ ACROSS AMERICA WEEK


Mond. 2/27   Wear Crazy Socks

 

Wed. 3/1      Crazy Hair Day or Hat Day

 

Fri. 3/3        Pajamas - Stuffed Friend - Favorite Book

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:2/27/17
Audience: Homepage


Join Us for our Kinder Festival

Kinder Festival crawing

Click Here for Flyer - Haga clic aqui para el volante

 

 

If you have a Kindergarten or Transitional Kindergarten aged student for next school year, we invite you to attend the Lawndale Kindergarten Festival.  

This is a chance to learn about the Kindergarten program at Lawndale, meet some of the teachers, and visit the school.  

The first Kindergarten Festival will be at Anderson Elementary on Saturday, March 11th from 8:40 to 11:00.  

The second Kindergarten Festival is at Green Elementary on Saturday, March 18th from 8:40 - 11:00.  

We hope to see you there!

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Si ustedes tienen un alumno quien tendrá la edad para asistir kínder o kínder transicional, los invitamos a que vengan a nuestro Festival de Kínder de Lawndale. 

Esta es una oportunidad para aprender del programa de kínder en Lawndale, conocer algunos maestros, y visitar la escuela. 

El primer Festival de Kinder será en la escuela Anderson el 11 de marzo de 8:40 a 11:00 am.

El segundo Festival de Kinder será en la escuela Green el 18 de marzo de 8:40 a 11:00 am.

¡Los esperamos!

Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:2/27/17
Audience: Homepage


P.S. Arts Family Night


Join us for a Fun-Filled Family Night of art activities where P.S. Arts teaching artists will lead families in a hands-on project that encourages parents and students to work together creatively!

Thursday, February 9 @ 6pm. 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:2/6/17
Audience: Homepage


UCLA Math Workshop

 

PARENT WORKSHOPS

 

Upper Grade Sessions (3rd-5th Grade):

  • 5:00-6:30 On Thursdays, March 9th, 16th, 23th, & 30th

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:2/6/17
Audience: Homepage


Public Hearing on 2/15

Last September we held various community meetings throughout our District. At these meetings we gathered input from Lawndale community members to guide our Board of Trustees in selecting a map to determine how our District will be divided into 5 trustee voting areas.

 

The L.A. County Commitee for Reorganization will be holding a public hearing in our District to hear the community’s input regarding the map that our Board of Trustees selected. Please join us and share your opinion.

 

Wednesday, February 15th
6:30 PM
Professional Development Center (PDC)
4161 W. 147th St.
Lawndale, CA 90260

public hearing flyer
public hearing flyer spanish
 

Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:2/3/17
Audience: Homepage


Family Math Night


Come and join us for a Fun Family Math Night here at F. D. Roosevelt on Thursday, January 26th at 6:00pm.  

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:1/19/17
Audience: Homepage


Spirit Week

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:12/17/16
Audience: Homepage


Parents Interested in English as a Second Language Classes.
Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:12/1/16
Audience: Homepage


Canned Food Drive


 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:12/1/16
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Holiday Schedule

School will be closed from:

 

Mon. Dec. 19th - Mon. Jan. 2nd

 

School will begin on Tues. Jan 3rd.

Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:11/30/16
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Healthy Holidays


 

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:11/17/16
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Turkey Trot

Come and Cheer on our students as they participate... 


Venga y Anime a nuestros estudiantes a participar en la Trota de Pavo...

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:11/17/16
Audience: Homepage


Free Turkeys/Vouchers for Thanksgiving - Pavos y cupones para la cena del Dia de Accion de Gracias

 

 

Please join us for the 2nd annual Operation Gobble, where underserved families and organizations will receive turkeys/vouchers for their Thanksgiving Dinner.   

Date:      Monday, November 14, 2016
Time:     10:30am-1:00pm
Place:     Lennox Park
            10828 Condon Ave. 
            Lennox, CA 90304

FIRST COME, FIRST SERVE, WHILE SUPPLIES LAST.

Call (310) 412-6400 or see attached flyer for additional details.
_____________________________________________________

Por favor acompáñenos a la 2da anual Operación Pavo, donde les ofreceremos pavos/cupones a familias y organizaciones con necesidad para su cena del Día de Acción de Gracias. 

Fecha:    lunes, 14 de noviembre de 2016
Hora:     10:30am-1:00pm
Lugar:    Lennox Park
            10828 Condon Ave. 
            Lennox, CA 90304

DISPONIBLES PARA EL PÚBLICO POR ORDÉN DE LLEGADA Y HASTA QUE SE AGOTEN LAS EXISTENCIAS.

Llame al (310) 412-6400 o vea el volante adjunto para más detalles. 

 

Operation Gobble
 

 

 

Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:11/10/16
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Public Notice: Change of Regular Board Meeting Date

CHANGE OF REGULAR BOARD MEETING DATE

 

The Lawndale Elementary School District Board of Education will conduct their Regular Board Meeting on Thursday, November 3, 2016 beginning at 4:30 p.m. at the District Office located at 4161 W. 147th Street in Lawndale, CA.  This is a change from the original meeting date which was scheduled for Tuesday, November 1, 2016.

Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:10/27/16
Audience: Homepage


Information Regarding Creepy Clowns on Social Media

You are probably aware by now about the Creepy/Killer Clown phenomenon that is taking over social media.  It started in the rural south in August and has now spread nationwide--and will more than likely be around until Halloween.  

 

Many of our students and families have seen news about sightings, school closures, and threats.  Although it is a joke/hoax this is scaring a lot of children.

 

Click here for more information

Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:10/5/16
Audience: Homepage


ROAR Fridays

Join us for our Student of the Month Assembly this Friday, October 7.

 

Acompáñenos en nuestra Asamblea del Estudiante del Mes este Viernes, 7 de Octubre.

 

              *TK, K, 2nd & 4th Graders @ 8:30am. 

               *1st, 3rd, & 5th Graders @ 9:00am.

 

 

  

Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:10/3/16
Audience: Homepage


Join Us for a Community Meeting Discussing Changes in our District.

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Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:9/2/16
Audience: Homepage and Homepage


Open House

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Attachments:
Posted by: Amanda Garcia Published:5/18/16
Audience: Amanda Garcia, Homepage, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory and Students & Parents


Vote for LESD to Win $20K Grant!

Vote for a stronger, healthier community! LESD is competing for a $20,000 grant from Seeds of Change.

 

Click here and press “VOTE” right below our photo.

You can vote once per day until April 18 on all your devices (phone, tablet, computer).

 

Thank you!

______________________________

 

¡Vota por una comunidad más fuerte y saludable! LESD está compitiendo por una beca de $20,000 de “Seeds of Change”.

 

Haz click aquí y presiona en “VOTE” debajo nuestra foto.

 

Puedes votar una vez al día hasta el 18 de abril en todos tus dispositivos (móvil, tableta, computadora).

 

¡Gracias!

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Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:4/6/16
Audience: Homepage


Spring Break March 28-April 1

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Posted by: Nancy Edmunds Published:3/14/16
Audience: Homepage


Attention Parents: Please Take the LCAP 2015-16 Survey!
Posted by: Enrique Pivaral Published:2/17/16
Audience: Homepage


LCAP Parent Survey Instructions
Posted by: Nancy Edmunds Published:2/16/16
Audience: Homepage


Read Across America Week Feb 29 - Mar 4
Posted by: Nancy Edmunds Published:2/5/16
Audience: Homepage


Parent Nutrition and Zumba Classes

Parent Nutrition Classes will be on 1/12, 1/19, 1/26

in the FDR south Cafeteria 

8:45 - 10:15

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/8/16
Audience: Samir Arreola, Homepage, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory, Students & Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins and Teachers


January Newsletter 2016

Click the link below to download our January Newsletter

January Newsletter 2016

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/5/16
Audience: Homepage


January Calendar Updates 2016

Our calendar has been updated for January 2016 with important dates and events 

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/5/16
Audience: Homepage


Spirit Week 1/4 - 1/8

Monday - Pajama Day

Tuesday - Blue and Yellow Day

Wednesday - Mismatched Socks Day

Thursday - Favorite Sports Team

Friday - Crazy hair and hat Day

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/4/16
Audience: Homepage


December Newsletter 2015

Click here to download our December Newsletter for important dates and events.

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:12/2/15
Audience: Homepage


Family Math and Game Night + Counseling Staff Meet and Greet

Family Math and Game Night at 6pm in our FDR South cafeteria.

 

Counseling staff meet and greet from 5-6pm in the cafeteria.

 

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:12/2/15
Audience: Homepage


Veterans Day - No School

Veterans Day - No School

 

This is a reminder that there will be no class tomorrow due to the Veterans Day holiday.

Thank you

 

Este es un recordatorio de que mañana no habra clases debido al Día de los Veteranos.

Gracias

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/10/15
Audience: Samir Arreola, Homepage, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory, Students & Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins and Teachers


November Newsletter 2015

Please click the link below to open our November newsletter with important dates and events for this month. 

November Newsletter 2015

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/3/15
Audience: Samir Arreola, Homepage, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory, Students & Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins and Teachers


Student Recognition Day Update

Student Recognition for September and October 

Wednesday  10/28/15 Kinder + 1st Grade 1:45 PM 

Thursday 10/29/15 2nd - 5th Grade 

3rd + 5th Grade 10:45 AM

2nd + 4th Grade 11:20 AM

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:10/21/15
Audience: Homepage


Download our new Lawndale Elementary SD app!

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The Lawndale Elementary School District App keeps you up-to-date with your student’s education and any emergency notifications.  

By following your child’s school, the app will also give you access to:

  • Calendars/Events
  • News
  • Attendance
  • Grades (middle schools only)
  • Class schedules
  • Cafeteria accounts
  • Library accounts
  • Staff Directories
  • Photos  
  • Links to Facebook and Twitter

 

You will also have the option to sign up for push notifications in the event of an emergency, or to alert you when any new information has been added to the website or app.

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:9/4/15
Audience: Samir Arreola, Homepage, Newsletter, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory, Students & Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins and Teachers


Back to School Night

Back to school night is Thursday Sep 10 

Dia de regreso a escuela es este Jueves 10 de Septiembre

TK, 2nd-5th : 5:30 - 6:30 pm

LEAP, Kinder, 1st: 6:00 - 7:00 pm 

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:9/4/15
Audience: Samir Arreola, Homepage, Newsletter, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory, Students & Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins and Teachers


Enjoy your summer vacation

August 11 - Office reopens

August 25 - Meet & Greet 3-4 p.m.  Your student can meet their new teacher

August 26 - 1st Day of School.  Minimum Day: Kinder - 3rd Grade 1:05 dismissal - 4th & 5th Grade 1:10 dismissal

 

Please contact the District Office (310-973-1300) if you need to register your kindergartener.

Posted by: Nancy Edmunds Published:6/26/15
Audience: Nancy Edmunds, Homepage, Newsletter, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory, Students & Parents and Homepage


ROAR Celebration of Reading FDR 3-5 Families 6/4

Parents are invited to the Hand-in-Hand Family Picnic

12:00-1:00 PM

For all FDR 3-5 Families.

Bring special meal, picnic items, and books to read with your child.

Special invitations to follow for families of...

  • 14 Top Readers
  • 14 Most Improved Readers
  • All Readers who met or exceeded in reading

 

See attachment for more information

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:5/28/15
Audience: Homepage


ROAR Celebration of Reading FDR K-2 June 5th

Fourth Annual Reading Celebration

Reach Out And Read Kinder - 2nd

Friday, June 5, 2015

FDR - North Cafeteria

8:45 Assembly:

Kinder - Mrs. Dankers Rm 1; Mrs. Fitzer Rm2; Ms. Willliams Rm 3

First Grade - Mrs. Hirayama Rm 7; Ms. Connors Rm 9

Second Grade- Ms. Pittillo  Rm 14; Mrs. Rho Rm 18

 

10:40 Assembly:

Kinder - Ms. Chang Rm 4;  Ms. Bolton Rm 5;

First Grade - Mrs. Godfrey Rm 10; Ms. Hunter Rm15;

Second Grade - Mrs. Adkins Rm 13, Ms. Clemens Rm 16; Mrs. Craigie Rm 17

 

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:5/28/15
Audience: Homepage


Open House Thursday May 21st

Thursday May 21st

Kinder - 2nd 5:30 - 6:30 pm

3rd - 5th 6:00 - 7:00 pm

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:5/14/15
Audience: Homepage


Free Gardening Lessons at FDR Elementary School

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Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:4/17/15
Audience: Samir Arreola, Homepage, Newsletter, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory, Students & Parents, Principals, Staff, Sys Admins and Teachers


March 24 Trimester Awards: Kinder, 1st Grade, 2nd Grade + 5th Grade

All award ceremonies will be held in the respective grade level Cafe

Todas las ceremonias se llevará a cabo en la Cafeteria de su respectivo grado

Kinder 8:45-9:15

1st Grade 9:15 - 10:15 (includes the 200 word celebration) incluye la celebración de 200 palabras

2nd Grade 10:30-11:00

5th Grade 1:30-2:15

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:3/20/15
Audience: Homepage


March 26th Trimester Awards: 3rd Grade, 4th Grade

FDR 3-5 Cafeteria


3rd Grade 9:00-9:40

4th Grade 9:45-10:30

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:3/20/15
Audience: Homepage


Jog A Thon

You may wear your FDR T-shirt

Pueden Ponerse Su Camiste FDR

Please help us reach our goal by getting sponsored and donating as much as possible. Include all donations in the envelope attached and return to your child's school office by

Friday, March 27 2015

Donations of $50 or more qualify for pizza party and are entered into Target gift card raffle

Donaciones de $50 o mas califica para la fiesta de pizza y la rifa para una tarjeta de regalo de target

Por favor, ayude alcanzar nuestra mneta por conseguir patrocinadores y donar tando como sea posible. Incluya todas las donaciones en el sobre adjunto. Entreguelo a la oficina de la escuela mas tardar el Viernes 27 de Marzo

Class Jogging Schedule / Horario De Clase

Jog-A-Thon Friday, March 27th / Viernes 27 de Marzo

Approximate Schedule

Horario Aproximado

Classroom

Salon

Grade

Grado

8:45-9:10

7C, 9C, 10C, 15C

1st

9:15-9:45

13C, 14C, 16C, 17C, 18C

2nd

9:50-10:20

6R, 8R, 13R, 15R, 20R, 23R

3rd

10:30-10:45

1C, 2C, 3C, 4C, 5C, 24R, 25R, 26R

Kinder, Preschool

10:50-11:20

4R, 9R, 18R, 22R

4th

11:30-12:00

7R, 17R, 14R, 21R

5th

 
Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:3/19/15
Audience: Homepage


Spring Recess

Spring Recess

March 30 - April 3

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:3/19/15
Audience: Homepage


District Wellness Program Meeting

Lawndale Elementary School District
invites you to
The LESD Wellness Meeting…


Time: Wednesday, March 18th, 2015, 3:30-4:45pm
Place: District Office, 4161 W. 147th Street, Lawndale, CA 90260


We want YOUR and your child’s input on health and wellness programs in Lawndale for the 2014-2015 school year. Get involved and share what’s happened at your child’s school!
If you need more information, call (310) 973-1300 x50054, thank you!

 


 

El Distrito de Lawndale
Los invita a
La Junta de Wellness (Bienestar)…


Cuando: Miércoles, 18 de Marzo, 2015, de 3:30-4:45pm
Lugar: Distrito, 4161 W. 147th Street, Lawndale, CA
90260


Queremos la contribución y sugerencias de usted y su hijo para los programas
de salud y bienestar de Lawndale del año escolar 2014-2015. Involúcrese y
comparta lo que ha pasado en la escuela de su hijo!
Si ocupa más información, llame al (310) 973-1300 x 50054, Gracias!

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:3/11/15
Audience: Homepage


EL Parent Workshop at FDR 3-5 Campus March 5
Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:3/3/15
Audience: Homepage


Kindergarten Festival 3/7/15

The Safari is for all incoming Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten students in the Lawndale Elementary School District. Bring your incoming Kindergarten or Transitional Kindergarten Student with you!

Students will receive a FREE

  • Book
  • Backpack
  • Math and reading resources
  • Access to online reading intervention program
  • Toothbrush

At the festival you can:

  • Learn about enrolling your child in Kindergarten/Transitional Kindergarten
  • Get a free dental screening for your child
  • Find out about RAP ( our afterschool program)
  • Get information about free or reduced lunch program
  • Learn more about our Kindergarten and Transitional Kindergarten programs

Schedule

8:40-9:00 Registration and Breakfast

9:00-9:15

9:20-9:40 Session 1

9:45-10:05 Session 2

10:10-10:30 Session 3

10:35-10:55 Session 4

 

Workshops

Reading Workshop - Practice pre-reading strategies with your child and learn about the skills taught in Kindergarten.

Math workshop - Learn about activities that you can do at home that support math concept development and counting

Handwriting Workshop - Receive handwriting materials and useful strategies that help develop proper printing skills.

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:2/23/15
Audience: Homepage


Loved Ones Day schedule

Loved Ones Day will be February 12th

Lunch schedules are as follows

FDR K-2 Cafeteria

Kindergarten 11:05–11:35 (11:35–11:50 Playground)

1st Grade 11:40–12:10 (12:10–12:25 Playground)

2nd Grade 12:15–12:45 (12:45–1:00 Playground)

FDR 3 – 5 Cafeteria

3rd Grade 11:35–12:00 (12:00–12:20 Playground)

4th Grade 12:00–12:25 (12:25–12:45 Playground)

5th Grade 12:25-12:50 (12:50-1:10 Playground)

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/30/15
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School, Programs and Students & Parents


Lincoln Day Monday February 9 2015

Lincoln Day

2/9/15

Pupil Free Day

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/26/15
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School and Students & Parents


Washington Day 2/16/15

Washington Day

2/16/15

Pupil Free Day

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/26/15
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School and Students & Parents


Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

There will be no school on Monday January 19th due to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/12/15
Audience: Homepage


Fun Friday - Sports Shirt Day

Wear your sport shirts and hats and join us on the field in the morning to show your school spirit!

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:1/7/15
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School and Students & Parents


Hat Day

Wear a hat and show your school spirit. No gathering in the park on this day.

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:12/4/14
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School and Students & Parents


Parent Teacher Conferences + Pupil Free Day

December 10-11 - Minimum days for parent teacher conferences.

December 12th - Parent teacher conferences + Pupil free day. No classes.

 

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:12/4/14
Audience: Homepage, Our School and Students & Parents


Canned Food Drive December 2nd-17th

Bring in your canned food!

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/20/14
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School, Programs and Students & Parents


Picture Day 3rd - 5th grade Retakes Reminder

Just another friendly reminder that photo retakes for students grades 3-5 will be tomorrow 11/19/2014

If you would like for your student’s photo to be re-taken, please return the unwanted photos/envelope to school on Wednesday.  Also, if your student did not have their photo taken on October 15, they will have their photo taken.

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/18/14
Audience: Homepage


Thanksgiving Break 24th - 28th

Thanksgiving break

Monday November 24th - Friday November 28th

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/17/14
Audience: Homepage


Turkey Trot

Turkey Trot will be Friday November 14th

 

Save The Date! 11/14/14

Fun, Fitness & Prizes!

Friday, November 14th

Students who participate will race against their grade level! There will be 3 winners per grade level.

Turkey Trot Schedule

1st place

$30 supermarket gift card

2nd place

$20 supermarket gift card

3rd place

$15 supermarket gift card

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/12/14
Audience: Homepage


Picture Day 3rd - 5th grade Retakes

Picture retakes for grades 3-5 will be done 11/19/2014

If you would like for your student’s photo to be re-taken, please return the unwanted photos/envelope to school on Wednesday.  Also, if your student did not have their photo taken on October 15, they will have their photo taken.

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/12/14
Audience: Homepage


Tie Day + Student of the month

Student of the Month

Fun Friday : Tie Day!

Wear a Tie to school and show your school spirit

Meet on the field Friday November 7th @ 8:30 AM

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/6/14
Audience: Homepage


K-2nd Grade Picture Day Retakes 11/5/14

Picture Day retakes for K-2 will be on Wednesday November 5th

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/3/14
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School and Students & Parents


Non-Student Day + Veterans Day

No school Monday November 10th and Tuesday November 11th

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/3/14
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School and Students & Parents


Thanksgiving Break 24th - 28th

Thanksgiving break November 24-28th

No school

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:11/3/14
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School and Students & Parents


Picture Day 3rd - 5th grade

Picture day for 3rd - 5th grade will be Oct. 15

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:10/13/14
Audience: Homepage, Newsletter, Our School, Students & Parents, Staff and Teachers


Picture Day dates

K - 2nd  October 1st

 

3rd - 5th October 15th

 

information about picture day has been sent home

Check students backpacks to find purchase form

If you need another form you can pick one up at the front office.

 

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:9/24/14
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Back to School Night

Just a friendly reminder that back to school night is this Wednesday September 17th

 

Carson doors open at 5:30pm - 6:30pm

FDR doors open at 6:00pm - 7:00pm

 

This provides a great chance to see your student's classroom, meet with the teacher, and get an idea of the common core standards they will be learning.

 

Posted by: Samir Arreola Published:9/15/14
Audience: Homepage, Our School, Programs, Students & Parents and Teachers


September Newsletter 2014

Principal's Message

 

Dear FDR Families,

 

I want to welcome you to FDR.  It is going to be a very exciting year as we start to combine our two schools together.   We will have opportunities for you to participate in school wide events and we encourage you to attend our Fun Friday Community Gatherings the first Friday of every month.   Our newsletter will have important dates and things to know so please take the time to read the information so you are informed.  

By October, our information packets will be sent to you online on Wednesdays.   A phone message will be sent to remind you to check your e-mail or to go to our website to get the latest information.  

As we move into this new school year, I highly encourage you to connect with your child’s teacher early on if you have any questions or concerns.  Our goal at FDR is to ensure every child is safe and are being supported to achieve academic excellence.   Your support will help us reach our goal.  I look forward to meeting you at our Back-to-School night and at our Fun Friday events. 

Sincerely,

 

Dr. Appell

Principal 

 


Welcome our new Assistant Principal

 

We are happy to welcome Mrs. Ashton who is coming from LAUSD.  She was a teacher for many years and has a wealth of knowledge that will really help support our families and staff.  You will have an opportunity to meet her at our Back To School Night and at our Fun Fridays.  

 


 

RAP News

 

This is a friendly reminder of the RAP dismissal time and locations. The RAP program operates Monday –Friday and dismisses at 5:45pm, every day. Students on scholarship must attend daily and remain for the entire duration of program. If you need to pick up your child before 5:45pm, please call (310)973-1300 ext. 57243. The RAP dismissal area is as follows: FDR- Please enter through Marine Ave., in the staff parking lot. Kit Carson- Please enter through Cerise Ave., in the staff parking lot. There is a bell located at each gate with a sign that reads, “RING FOR R.A.P”, please ring the bell for service. RAP students are NOT dismissed through the main office. We look forward to a wonderful year!

Thank You,

Elena Rodriguez

R.A.P Supervisor  

 

 


 

Arrival and Dismissal

 

If you have students at Carson and at FDR 3-5, your Carson student will stay at Carson and wait for their FDR sibling.  You will be able to pick both students up at Carson if they are not walking home. Please inform Carson if your child will be waiting for their FDR sibling.

I know how congested Yukon is before and after school. I would highly recommend that you walk your child to school.  This will decrease the traffic and make it much more pleasant for you. If you must drop off your child by car, the best time to do this is from 8:00 AM- 8:10 AM or at 8:25 AM.  Please remember that once the 8:30 AM bell rings, Gate V at Carson and Gate C  at FDR will be closed and your child will need to enter through the office and receive a tardy slip. 

Dismissal is another congested time.  I also recommend that you walk to school to pick up your child.  The busiest time is from 2:30 PM – 2:45 PM.  We have both schools dismissing students at the same time.  If you have a 3rd grade student and an upper grade student please pick up both students at 2:55 PM by Gate C at FDR.  We can no longer pay for after school supervision so please pick up your child by 2:45 PM at Carson and by 3:15 PM at FDR. 

 


 

News to Know

 

At FDR, we follow our district wellness policy.  Please see the district handbook for more information.  This includes no longer having birthday parties at school.  Therefore, parents should not send party favors, balloons, birthday cakes or food to the classroom.  Invitations to a home party should be mailed to your children’s friends and not distributed at school.

 

Please purchase a Birthday Book to honor your child on his or her birthday. You may dedicate the book to the class and have your child sign the book.   If you would like to know which book to purchase, please contact your child’s teacher and he/she will suggest possible titles.  The book will remain in the classroom library to honor your child for years to come.

Posted by: Nancy Edmunds Published:9/4/14
Audience: Homepage, Our School, Programs, Staff Directory and Students & Parents


ELAC Parent Meeting

The English Learner Advisory Committee invites you Friday, March 21st at 8:30 a.m. in room 1 with Ms. Martinez to discuss social & emotional parenting tips. Please join us!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:3/19/14
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Spring Break

Spring break is March 31st through April 4th. Enjoy the time off!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:3/19/14
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February Holidays

No school on February 10th and 17th in observation of Lincoln & Washington's birthdays.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/6/14
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Lakers Reading Challenge

Students who read 6 grade level chapter books will be entered into a drawing to win Lakers game tickets! Challenge ends February 24th.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/6/14
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Friendship Grams

Purchase a friendship gram in the school office your students, staff, family & friends! Only 50 cents per friendship gram or 25 cents per friendship gram if you purchase a classroom set! Friendship grams will be delivered to the classes on Friday, February 14th. Thank you for supporting PTA!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/6/14
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WELLNESS DISTRICT MTG

Jan 15th 3:30 - 4:45 p.m. at the Lawndale Elementary District Office 4161 W 147th Street, Lawndale

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:1/13/14
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PARENT MEETING: Valet

Jan 15th Join us to give input and share ideas on a new before & after school valet service. See flyer attached.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:1/10/14
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PARENT MEETING: Funding

Jan 17th Let's Plan Together: Dr. Ellen Dougherty, LESD Superintendent, will be hosting a Parent Meeting to speak about the new funding formula recently adopted by the State of California. We will be holding a parent meeting to inform you of the new funding formula and funding plan and to get your ideas on how we can best serve our students.

Attachments:
Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:1/10/14
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Thanksgiving Break

Thanksgiving break is November 25th through November 29th.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:11/15/13
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Common Core Meeting for Parents

Friday, December 13th at 8:30 a.m. in the Kit-Carson cafeteria. Join us to learn more about Common Core and how you can support your child at home.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:11/15/13
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Kids 1st Fundraiser

Fundraiser ends October 22nd. Thank you for supporting our school!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:10/14/13
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Volunteers Needed

Access donated books to our library and we need help to sort & deliver on our campus. Bring the family to help! Thank you for your support!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:10/14/13
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Parent Meeting: April 11

Parents,
Please join us every 1st Friday of the month to salute the flag and listen to the morning announcements at 8:30 a.m. Our next gathering is April 11, 2014.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:10/4/13
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Ice Cream Social

Come meet your child's teacher at the Ice Cream Social on August 27th.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:7/1/13
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Last Day of School

Last day of school is Friday, June 14th. It is also MINIMUM DAY. Dismissal is as follows: 3rd grade @ 1:00 p.m. and 4/5 @ 1:55 p.m. Classes commence on August 28th. Have a fun and safe summer!
 

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:6/13/13
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Ice Cream Social

Come meet your child's teacher on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:6/13/13
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Take Part in Art

Join us for a FREE fun day! Saturday, June 1 from 10:00 - 2:00 p.m. at Dana Middle School: 5504 W. 135th Street, Hawthorne. See attached flyer.

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Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:5/28/13
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Open House

Please join for OPEN HOUSE! See your child's work and connect with their teacher. Students will receive 30 points in Character Count slips for attending. There will be a PTA parent meeting at 5:15 p.m. in the Carson Cafeteria and FDR classes will open from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Hope to see you there!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:5/20/13
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May Newsletter
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Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:4/30/13
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FOOD TRUCKS

Come join us for dinner on Friday evenings from 5:30 - 9:00 p.m. in support of our students. A variety of trucks will be stationed in the parking lot on Yukon AV.  Sponsored by the LESD Foundation.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:3/28/13
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Celebrating Dr. Seuss!

Students can wear a crazy hat or crazy hair-do in celebration of Dr. Seuss. Parents are encouraged to come have lunch with their child during child's regular lunch time. Parents should bring their own lunch, blanket and favorite book to share with their child!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:3/1/13
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4th Annual Jog-A-Thon

We are accepting $5 Target gift cards to purchase prizes for top Jog-A-Thon participants. Please come cheer for your runner on Friday, March 29. Check the Tuesday folders for developing information.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:3/1/13
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Lincoln Holiday - No School
Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/11/13
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Newsletter
Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/5/13
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Chuck E. Cheese Fundraiser - Feb 7

Join us family and friends! Chuck E. Cheese donates 15% of sales back to our school from sales generated by this event.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/5/13
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Lincoln Holiday - No School - Feb 11
Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/5/13
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Washington Holiday - No School - Feb 18
Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/5/13
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Family Fun Night - Feb 21

in the Carson Cafeteria

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:2/5/13
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School Quality Snapshots
Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:1/25/13
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School Quality Snapshots

Below is the FDR School Quality Snapshot. It contains information and data about FDR.

Posted by: Yvette Abatte Published:1/7/13
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Turkey Trot

Join us in the 1st annual TURKEY TROT to promote physical activity. Participating students will trot in a race against their own grade level! There will be supermarket gift card prizes and all participating students will receive a small THANK YOU gift! Stay tuned...

TROT SCHEDULE
Friday, November 9th
3rd grade @ 1:00 p.m. | 4th grade @ 1:30 p.m. | 5th grade @ 2:00 p.m.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:11/1/12
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Holiday Break

Monday, 11/12 Veteran's Day and Monday, 11/19 through Friday, 11/24 Thanksgiving Break

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:10/24/12
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Family Night

Join us for a Fun Family Night on Thursday, October 18th from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. in the Kit-Carson cafeteria. There will be games, face painting, treats and more!Publish

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:10/18/12
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Measure CL Meeting

Learn more about Measure CL on October 18th in the Kit-Carson cafeteria at 5:00 p.m.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:10/11/12
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Family Fun Night

Thursday, October 18th is Family Fun Night in the Kit-Carson cafeteria from 5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Please join us for games, face painting, treats and more!

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:10/10/12
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Ice Cream Social

Come meet your child's teacher on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 from 4:00 - 5:30 p.m.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:6/22/12
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First Day of School

The 2012-2013 school year begins Wednesday, August 29, 2012. Classes begin at 8:30 a.m.

Posted by: Marina Sandoval Published:6/22/12
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