News and Announcements

National PTA Arts Competition

Let's show how talented and artistic our Alisal students are!
Calling all artists in the categories below to submit entry form before the October 1st deadline. Click on the link above to enter.

* Dance choreography
* Film Production
* Literature
* Music Composition
* Photography
* Visual arts

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PTA Reflections - Call for entries

"Reminder PTA Reflections submissions are due October 1st. Students can submit original entries in various categories that reflect this year’s theme “Look Within”
Checkout this video with your kids:
Student winners from the local level have the opportunity to move up through their district, region, council and state PTA programs to the national level.
To learn more about categories and to submit entries visit:
Or email:"
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PTA Reflections - 'Look Within'

Reflections is a national arts recognition and achievement program for students. Since 1969, 10 million students across the nation have participated. Let's show how talented and artistic our Alisal students are!

Each year, the Reflections program encourages students of all ages to create and submit original works of art in the medium of their choice that reflect on the annual theme “Look Within” (Dance choreography, Film Production, Literature
Music Composition, Photography, Visual arts)

There also is a special artist division to provide all students the opportunity to participate in the program. Submissions are reviewed by visual, literary and performing art experts, and students are recognized for their artistic ingenuity in bringing the theme to life.

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Fall Book Fair This Week at Alisal!

"The Fall Book Fair will be at Alisal this week, September 23 - 26! All students will visit the Book Fair with their classes. In addition, everyone is invited for a free Ice Cream Social on Tuesday evening, September 24th, from 5:00 - 8:00. The Book Fair will also be open after school on Wednesday and during the lunch-recess on Thursday. An exact schedule, including the classroom visits, was sent home with all students.

We still need a few more volunteers to make this event a success. We especially need help during the Ice Cream Social. Please click on the link above if you can help. Thank you!

Questions about Book Fair? Contact Lisa Kama, Book Fair chair, at"
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School Site Council (SSC)

Attention parents! We have a few positions open on our School Site Council this year! This committee is a group made up of teachers, parents, and classified employees who work with the principal to develop, review and evaluate school improvement programs and school budgets. The meetings take place one time per month. If you are interested in joining this committee, please email Lisa Padway for more information. Our first meeting will be held at Alisal on 9/26 at 3pm.
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Fall Book Fair is Coming!

The Fall Book Fair will take place September 23rd - 26th at Alisal. All classes will visit the Book Fair with their classes. In addition, families are invited for a free Ice Cream Social on Tuesday, September 24th from 5:00 - 8:00 PM.

A detailed schedule for the Book Fair will come home with your child soon. In the meantime, we are in great need of volunteers to make this event a success. Interested volunteers can sign up by clicking on the link above.
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Yearbook Classroom Volunteer Meeting

Did you sign up to be a yearbook classroom volunteer? Please mark your calendar for our first meeting on Monday, September 16 from 9:00am-10:45am in the Alisal computer lab. We will show you how easy it is to take pictures with your smartphones and then simply upload them to Dropbox. Professional photographer and Alisal parent Galen Ducey will also be there to show us tips to take yearbook-worthy pictures using just our phones - no fancy camera necessary! Let's make this yearbook the best one ever!

Questions? Feel free to contact Valerie Fang at
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Become a Room Parent

It's a great way to support our teachers and enjoy our kids! Room Parents plan and execute holiday parties in the classroom, organize teacher gifts, and communicate important information to parents. We still have some spots open!
Please check with your child's teacher to see if help is needed. Also, come to our orientation meeting on Wednesday, August 28th at 9:30 in the MP. Thank you to all of you who have already signed up!
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Destination Imagination

Discover what Destination Imagination is all about! Join us for an info session and team formation meeting on Wednesday, August 21st at 7:00pm in the Alisal MP. If you are unable to attend and would like more information, contact Cristina: 925-399-8052
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