Camarillo Council of PTAs Upcoming Events

  • Council Meeting, SDC, Optional lunch to follow –  June 6, 2014 at 10:00 am – 11:00 am

What Parents Need to Know This Back-to-School Season

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
July 30, 2014

California State PTA Shares Six Key Tips For All Parents

(Para leer este en español, haga clic aqui.)
The information is also available as a PDF handout in English and Spanish. Please feel free to download, print and share with your members, parents and school communities.

SACRAMENTO – Millions of children throughout California head back to school this month. Well-informed, engaged parents make a vital difference in helping students and schools succeed. When families, schools and communities work as partners, student achievement is boosted and children are better prepared to lead happy and productive lives. As the 2014-15 school year approaches, California State PTA shares six key tips all parents need to know this back-to-school season.

1. It starts with attendance.
Children need to be in school to learn – it’s that simple. If children don’t show up for school every day, they miss out on developing fundamental skills. Data shows children who are chronically absent in kindergarten and first grade are far less likely to read proficiently at the end of third grade. Parents and families are essential partners in making sure students attend school, and play a key role in identifying the barriers to attendance as well as what motivates students to go to school. For more information on the importance of school attendance, check out the new toolkit from Attendance Works. (more…)

Camarillo Library Newsletter‏

Download the PDF to print and access links:
Camarillo Library News Summer 2014 PDF

Two PVSD YAA musicians will be performing with the Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra

Two PVSD YAA musicians, Derek Chun, clarinet, and Donovan O’Brien, cello, will be performing with the Conejo Valley Youth Orchestra (CVYO) on Sunday, June 1 at 3 pm, at the Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza. Matthew Chen, a senior and phenomenal cello player, will be soloing.

All PVSD and YAA musicians are encouraged to attend the concert. It will be a great inspiration and illustration of what our young musicians can achieve!

Tickets are available at the theater box office or through www.ticketmaster.com. $20 for students and seniors, $25 for adults.

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Registration for the 12th District Leadership Conference

Dear 12th District Council and Unit Leaders,
Click here to download the registration form for the 12th District Leadership Conference.
HURRY!  THE DEADLINE TO REGISTER IS JUNE 6TH!!!
Please contact Laura Loya at vpleadership@12thdistrictpta.org with any questions.

ACHS Baseball Youth Summer Camp is now available online. 

Monday, June 16th through Thursday, June 19th

9:00 to 1:00 (includes Lunch and camp t-shirt)

Cost varies depending on when you register.

Click here or copy paste: http://www.hometeamsonline.com/teams/default.asp?u=CAMARILLOBASEBALL&s=baseball&p=registration to register online!

Check out Santa Rosa Technology Magnet School’s big win

10355397_563084433808247_8629175913527918860_nCongratulations SRTMS! Check out Santa Rosa Technology Magnet School’s big win in this week’s Camarillo Acorn: http://bit.ly/1j41mWd

The middle school team finished 3rd in the California Odyssey of the Mind state championships — the highest by any team representing the Pleasant Valley School District in the history of the event! Way to go!

Taken from the Pleasant Valley School District Fb Page

Camarillo Public Library Teen Activities

For Teens, 12-18. Contact Teen Librarian Steve Phillips for more Teen Events information, (805) 388-5288 or sphillips@camarillolibrary.org

TEEN WRITERS CLUB

Teen Writers Club meets the first three Mondays each month from 4-6 pm. This club has been active for over six years! Share your work with the group and receive some constructive feedback. Meet at the couches by the entrance. (more…)

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