School News & Upcoming Events | Week of October 20, 2019
WHO'S ON CAR LINE DUTY ?
THIS WEEK (10/22 - 10/25): DONAHUE & GOLDS

NEXT WEEK (10/28 - 11/1): STERNBACH & LARKIN
UPCOMING EVENTS AT A GLANCE:
For details on any of these events, visit the " 2019-20 School Year Info " page of the PFA website.
  • MON, 10/21/19 -- Staff Development - No School!
  • FRI, 10/25/19 -- Bay Laurel's First Annual Trunk-or-Treat, 6pm on the field
  • MON-FRI, 10/28-11/1 -- Red Ribbon Week & Book Fair
  • THU, 10/31 -- All-School Halloween Parade, 8:30 AM
  • FRI, 11/1 -- 50/50 Candy Split, hosted by Girl Scout Troops
REMINDER: No School on Monday for Staff Development
1ST ANNUAL TRUNK-OR-TREAT THIS FRIDAY, 10/25
JOIN US FOR A SPOOKY GOOD TIME FROM 6-8PM ON THE FIELD!
Get those costumes ready Dolphins! It's time to Trunk-or-Treat "Bay Laurel style" THIS Friday, October 25th 6-8PM ! Bay Laurel's campus will be transformed into an amazing trick-or treating "neighborhood"! There will be over 20 trunks for treating so be sure to bring a trick-or-treat bag! We can't wait to see your costumes and find out who wins the "Best Truck" award!

We will also be offering a pizza meal for $5 each (pizza, chips and bottle of water) and fun glow items to purchase, from $1-$3 each.

Questions? Email us at baylaurelpfa@gmail.com .
RED RIBBON WEEK & BOOK FAIR
BOOK FAIR IN THE MPR FROM MON. 10/28 TO FRI. 11/1
Red Ribbon is a week long national celebration of healthy bodies and minds. Bay Laurel celebrates with fun themed activities for each day of the week. See the schedule below. We will also be hosting our Book Fair with Mrs. Nelson's in the MPR during the week. You can help by volunteering at this link .

Questions, or want to volunteer during your child's class time? Please contact your PFA Special Programs Directors, Beth Jagtiani & Stephanie Golditch .
ALL-SCHOOL HALLOWEEN PARADE
GET THOSE COSTUMES READY!
On October 31st , Bay Laurel will have an all-school Halloween Parade on the black top from 8:30-9:30am . Parents are welcome! Students should come in costume but remember to leave the masks and all weapons at home. If your child will not be comfortable wearing their costume the rest of the day, you might want to provide a change of clothes for them. You do NOT need to come to the office and get a visitor pass to watch the parade.

Some classes may be having a Halloween party that day. Your room parents will let you know more details around what's being planned for your classroom and when. You WILL need to get a visitor pass to attend a classroom party.

See Principal Cortina's Friday email from October 11th for a flyer with more details .
SAVE THE DATE: 50/50 CANDY SPLIT
DONATE YOUR CANDY TO OPERATION GRATITUDE IN MORNING CAR LINE!
Got too much candy trick-or-treating? No problem, bring it to school on Friday, Nov. 1st and donate it to Operation Gratitude. Donations will be collected during car line or out in front of the school. Questions? Please contact Troop Leaders Aliza Sudry (Troop #1836) or Dawn Sue-Dare (Troop #3606) .
PARTY BOOK IS OPEN!
GRAB A FRIEND AND SIGN UP!
This week we would like to feature: Adult Hip Hop Dance Party ! If you are impressed with Bailey Munoz's moves on "So You Think You Can Dance" and want to learn hip hop, then this Party Book party is for you! Join your fellow Dolphin parents for a 60-minute, adult-only Hip Hop Dance Party at Dance Dimensions. Wine and snacks will be served. No experience necessary!

Party Date: Monday, December 2, 2019
Registration Deadline:  Sunday, December 1, 2019
Party Time:  7:30pm
Party Location:  Dance Dimensions Performing Arts Center, 23241 Ventura Blvd., Woodland Hills, CA 91364
Cost: $20 each

Check out our Party Book FAQs for more details. Contact our Party Book chair Samantha Barnett ( sgboroda@gmail.com ) for more information!
WE NEED PARENT VOLUNTEERS!
SIGN UP FOR VOLUNTEER SLOTS ON MEMBERSHIP TOOLKIT!
Parents, please make sure to create a user account on Membership Toolkit because we need volunteers! Currently, we're looking for:
  • BL Trunk-or Treat (FRI 10/25/19)
  • All-School Halloween Parade (THU 10/31/19)
  • Bay Laurel Jog-a-Thon (January 2020)
  • Family Game Night (FRI 2/21)
You can also download the Membership Toolkit app to stay up-to-date with Bay Laurel events and happenings!

For questions about your Membership Toolkit account, contact our Directory Chair, Jayne Polan, at jaynepolan@gmail.com .
DONATE TO OUR LIBRARY W/BIRTHDAY BOOK CLUB
CELEBRATE YOUR CHILD'S BIRTHDAY WITH A DONATED BOOK!
Celebrate your Dolphin's birthday with Birthday Book Club!

For $25 , your child will select from a variety of brand-new titles in the library for their Birthday Book. Their donation is commemorated with a decal, placed inside the front cover, and is added to our school's library collection.

Questions? Contact our Birthday Book Club chairs,  Lauren Rank  &  Ronit Schwartz .
BAY LAUREL EMERGENCY GUIDELINES
VOLUNTEERS & VISITORS WILL BE ASKED TO HELP
Last week, our students practiced an emergency evacuation drill. In the event of a disaster, non-school persons (this means ALL adult visitors/volunteers) on campus are expected to serve as emergency workers, subject to the direction of school and civil authorities. All adults on campus are expected to follow all emergency procedures, and assist the teachers/staff when required. Thank you for your assistance!

For detailed information, please review the "Visitors and Volunteers Roles & Responsibilities" document on Google Drive . Questions? Please contact the School Office.
LVUSD COMMUNITY 360 PROGRAM
FREE TICKETS AVAILABLE FOR THESE AMAZING EVENTS
LVUSD's Community 360 program offers various educational events throughout the year...for FREE. Tickets for all upcoming Community 360 events are available at community360.me/events .

Comping up this week is the State of the Schools Address on Thursday, October 24th at 7pm at Calabasas High School (reception at 6:30pm). Invitation to State of Our Schools Event for more information.
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ADVERTISE WITH US FOR 2019-20
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Contact Samantha Barnett or Wendy Russo at BayLaurelSponsorships@gmail.com for more information!
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