Piedmont Scout Tree Lot Opens!
November 28 through December 23
Piedmont Boy Scouts Venture Crew offers select from fresh Noble firs, Douglas firs and the hard-to-find Silvertip trees, in addition to a variety of elegant wreaths, garland and ornaments. For hours and deliveries, click here.
PUSD K-5 Enrollment of New Students for 2016-2017 – Tues, March 8, 8am-3:30pm @ Ellen Driscoll, 325 Highland. Please click here to learn more and download the necessary documents.
Celebrate PEF’s 40th Anniversary
Help us celebrate 40 years of excellence and innovation in the Piedmont schools with a 5-year pledge to the PEF Endowment Fund. Your gift will benefit not only your child’s education now and through high school, but also the education of students in the years to come. Learn more here.
Ongoing Announcements & Opportunities
2015-16 Special Education Advisory Meetings: Jan 14, March 10 and May 12
Parents are encouraged to attend and join the conversation. In the District Office Board Room at 760 Magnolia Ave.
Shop for the season at Dress Best for Less – Support Piedmont schools while saving time & money on seasonal decor and clothing. Great prices and all proceeds benefit Piedmont schools. Two locations: DBFL Marking Room @ 799 Magnolia Ave (Tues, 9-1:30; Wed, 9-4; & Sat 10-noon); and DBFL storefront @ 3861 Piedmont Ave (Tues-Sat, 11-6).
Readmont 2016: The Martian by Andy Weir
All readers are invited to join the sixth year of this community book club. Weir has crafted a dramatic yet funny survival story, rich with the science of chemistry, physics and astronomy. Community discussion and science demo scheduled for the evening of Wed, Feb 10. Learn more.
PEF 2015-16 Student Directories are in! Hard copies of this year’s PEF Student Directory, are available and offered with memberships/donations to Parent Clubs (inclusive of access to secure, online Directory as well). Learn more.
Compostable Serviceware Products for PUSD Events – Order earth-friendly plates, bowls, cups, forks/spoons/knives, bags through Green Team rep Samantha Miller, moc.l1448514232iamg@1448514232relli1448514232mleuq1448514232ars1448514232, at bulk prices & 20% school discount (delivered to your event). View products, 100% compostable for the GREEN bin, here.
Seeking Grand Piano for Beach School
CHIME is helping our performing arts teachers look for a high quality grand piano for Beach. Thanks to recent grand piano donations, PHS, WW & Havens have replaced theirs. (Replacement order determined by condition of current piano at each school.) Pls contact moc.l1448514232iamg@1448514232bttor1448514232netto1448514232h1448514232 with leads.
Check out the PHS College and Career Center! Open to all PHS & Millennium students, it offers one-on-one student college and career counseling with Director Allison Bly (a UC Berkeley reader), meetings with college admissions reps, practice ACT and SAT tests, a reference library, and tutoring and financial aid information. Also hosting college informational events. Hours and more here.
Use Scrip for Your Events! Coordinating a fundraiser or hosting a party? Earn money for our schools by using Scrip (Mulberry’s, Market Hall, Piedmont Grocery, Berkeley Bowl, Whole Foods, Starbuck’s, Peet’s, and more) to pay for the refreshments/catering. More info: moc.o1448514232ohay@1448514232resar1448514232FSnel1448514232lE1448514232. Keep your credit and debit card information current by signing on to your escrip account. Check out the free app, AutoEarn. More info here.
Sign up today to receive local, organic produce to benefit tri-schools – A portion of every order goes to support Beach, Wildwood and Havens Schools, with delivery near each school site. For Beach, order from Full Belly Farm or Tara Firma Farm. For WW: pls email ten.t1448514232sacmo1448514232c@yll1448514232ierei1448514232nna1448514232; for Havens, Sally Guzdar: moc.o1448514232ohay@1448514232radzu1448514232gs1448514232. Havens/WW produce from Albert & Eve’s w/ flexible orders customized for your favorite fruits and veggies.