New This Week
PUSD parents – please don’t forget to review/verify your contact information for the 14-15 school year ASAP in InfiniteCampus using CAMPUS Parent Login. For help accessing your account, pls email PUSD Data Mgr Maureen Rhodin at su.ac1406042659.21k.1406042659tnomd1406042659eip@n1406042659idohr1406042659m1406042659.
New Principal Appointed for Beach Elementary School – PUSD is delighted to welcome Mr. Michael Corritone to our community of learners. On July 1, 2014 the Board unanimously approved the appointment of Mr. Michael Corritone as the new Principal for Egbert W. Beach Elementary School, effective July 1, 2014. Learn more here.
Diversity Film Series: Louder than a Bomb – An inspiring documentary about a diverse group of teenagers working together to compete in a spoken word event in Chicago, for ages 12 and up. Thurs, July 10 – 6:30pm reception; 7pm screening; 8:40pm community discussion at Ellen Driscoll. Sponsored by PADC, LWV and DiversityWorks. More…
Events & Happenings
Rec Dept Movies in the Park – Stay tuned for upcoming features. From dusk (8:30 – 8:45 p.m.) – 10:30 p.m. Piedmont Main Park, 711 Highland Avenue. FREE family fun! Movies in September (12th and 26th) will run from 7:30pm – 7:45pm (dusk) – 9:45 pm.
Not too late to sign up – Piedmont’s APCP & AISCE Summer Programs have some openings! While some classes are full, there are still many fun opportunities for K-12 kids.
Academy of Integrated Studies and Community Engagement (A.I.S.C.E.) returns this summer with new courses. Looking for summer opportunities for your high school student? Think Local! Build Connections in our community. AISCE (“ace”) is a service-learning program for students entering 9th-12th grades. Learn more or view brochure. AISCE Director: Ashley English, su.ac1406042659.21k.1406042659tnomd1406042659eip@h1406042659silgn1406042659ea1406042659. Courses include:
- “Inclusive Communities,” “Math for All,” “iVamos!,” “Farm to Table” and “Be The Change.” New this year: “Political Leadership Challenge.” Develop leadership skills and learn about our political system firsthand by working on state and local initiatives.
- Buenos Dias! Spanish Classes come to APCP Summer Enrichment Program! Piedmont Language School/Viva el Espanol join efforts with the Associated Parent Clubs of Piedmont.
- Website Design for high school students – Meets PHS computer graduation requirement.
Register for all 2014 APCP K-12 Summer Enrichment now! summer classes online. Learn more in the APCP K-12 Summer Enrichment Brochure. Summer Enrichment Principal: Stephanie Griffin, su.ac1406042659.21k.1406042659tnomd1406042659eip@n1406042659iffir1406042659gs1406042659. New this year:
Bay Area Shakespeare Camp for ages 7-13. Meets July 14-25 at Piedmont Community Church, 400 Highland Ave. weekdays, 9am-3pm with optional aftercare until 5:30pm. Scripts, materials, and supplies are all included! Need-based scholarship assistance available. Enroll online. More info: email gro.s1406042659ekahs1406042659fs@se1406042659kahsf1406042659s1406042659 or visit www.sfshakes.org (see Session 3B).
News from Dress Best For Less – Drop off non-breakable household items and resalable clothing any time in our new locked donation bin – 799 Magnolia. Shop for ski wear and more – Tues, 9-1:30, Wed, 9-4pm, and Sat, 10-noon.
Buy Fresh Organic Fruits & Veggies – Support Havens! Fruit and veggie boxes delivered on Tuesdays across from Havens. More info: Melissa Montalbano at moc.l1406042659iamg@1406042659onabl1406042659atnom1406042659assil1406042659em1406042659 or 925-577-5900 or visit Albert and Eve’s website.
Donations & Service Opportunities
“Mr. K Memorial Scholarship” commemorates beloved MHS teacher Tim Kaihatsu in support of students who aspire to become teachers. A number of Mr. K’s possessions will be auctioned at the MHS auction site. Donations to the scholarship fund may be made online or by check payable to “Millennium High School” noting “Mr K” in the memo line, and sent to PUSD – Mr. K, c/o Michael Brady, 760 Magnolia Ave., Piedmont, CA 94611.
PMS Gleaning: PMS students will gather any surplus fruit from your fruit trees for Food Bank network. Register online. More info: John White at su.ac1406042659.21k.1406042659tnomd1406042659eip@e1406042659tihwj1406042659.