School News & Upcoming Events | Week of October 27, 2019
WHO'S ON CAR LINE DUTY ?
THIS WEEK (10/28 - 11/1): STERNBACH & LARKIN

NEXT WEEK (11/4 - 11/8): TAJ & RUDY
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-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
  • MON-FRI, 11/4-11/8 -- Fall Parent/Teacher Conference, Grades TK & Kinder
  • THU, 11/4 -- Fall School Picture Make-Up
  • MON, 11/11 -- NO SCHOOL - Veteran's Day
  • TUE, 11/12 -- PFA Teacher Proposal Meeting for all active PFA Board members, 8am, MPR
  • TUE, 11/12 -- PFA Monthly Meeting, 8:30-9:30am, MPR
TRUNK-OR-TREAT WAS SPOOKTACULAR!
THANK YOU TO ALL OUR TRUNK HOSTS, JUDGES & FAMILIES!
We couldn't have asked for a better night at Bay Laurel's 1st Annual Trunk-or-Treat! The trunks were all amazing and made for a great time for our Dolphins! Check out just some of the creative work by our Bay Laurel parents and community partners.
The judges had their work cut out for them. A big CONGRATULATIONS to the winning Trunk -- "Alien Abduction" by the Woolverton Family!!!



A very special THANK YOU goes out to the Entin Family for providing all of the AV equipment! Having the Halloween music playing during the event really set the mood for the evening. Thanks for making it special!
RED RIBBON WEEK & BOOK FAIR
BOOK FAIR IN THE MPR FROM MON. 10/28 TO FRI. 11/1
Monday kicks off Red Ribbon week where we celebrate healthy bodies & health minds!. Don't forget to wear RED! See the schedule below for the other fun-themed activities for each day of the week.

We will also be hosting our Book Fair with Mrs. Nelson's Book Fair Company 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
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31ST 8:30-9:30 AM
Parents, join us on the blacktop and celebrate Halloween as we watch our Dolphins show off their costumes during the All-School Halloween parade on Thursday, October 31st, 8:30-9:30 AM . 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, please 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.

If you child's class is having a Halloween party that day, you WILL need to get a visitor pass to attend the classroom party. Your room parents will let you know the details.

See Principal Cortina's Friday email from October 11th for a flyer with more details .
50/50 CANDY SPLIT ON FRI, NOV 1ST
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) .
BOX TOP CONTEST RESULTS!
WHO WERE THE WINNERS?
Thank you to all who submitted Box Tops for our Collection Drive! The class that contributed the most Box Tops and wins a  POPSICLE PARTY  IS....
 
Mrs. LaMonte's 1st/2nd Grade Class!!!
 
ALSO….The top student contributors that win a  free kid's meal certificate to ISLANDS are ...
 
Brayden Hinck (LaMonte) 
Riya Patel (LaMonte)
Luna van Kleinwee (Golds)
Fiona Wasmundt (Nastarin)
 
CONGRATULATIONS to our winners!! You will receive your meal certificates in class soon.
Just because the contest is over, doesn't mean we stop earning money!! Remember there are two ways you can contribute all year long.

CLIP IT: For the ’traditional’ Box Tops, please continue to turn them into the office Collection Box labeled with the student’s name/teacher’s name.

SCAN IT: You can continue to receive credit for your Box Tops when using the app to scan your receipts. To "Give Credit" make sure you have the latest version of the Box Tops app, scan your receipt, then tap the star icon to enter your "Give credit" memo. 

Questions? Please contact our Volunteer Parent Box Top Coordinator at emediuch@gmail.com
BUY TICKETS NOW FOR SPORTS FEST!
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 6TH 6:30-8:30 PM
Dolphin All-Stars, join us for our 2nd Annual Sports Fest! On Friday, December 6th , from 6:30 - 8:30 PM, the Dolphin Nation will descend upon the Agoura Hills/Calabasas Community Center for a sports-filled night of fun! Coach Dante will be there, leading everyone in games throughout the night and tons of snacks on hand for our hungry players. ​Get your GAME ON by wearing your Sports Fest Bay Laurel T-shirt! Tickets and T-Shirts can be purchased at the link below. Dolphins, grab your favorite adult and get ready, get set, and GO!

Limited number of tickets available! T-shirts also available! Buy yours today before they sell out! For more information, see the flyer here or contact Krissy Freeman at krissyRfreeman@gmail.com .
CHECK OUT PARTY BOOK
GRAB A FRIEND AND SIGN UP!

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!
CALLING ALL DOLPHIN DANCERS!
"LIGHTNING BOLTS" KIDS CLINIC
On Saturday, November 9th , the Agoura High School Dance Team is hosting their first Kids Clinic for kids K-5 from 11AM to 2PM. This is a great opportunity for young dancers to get some expertise from a nationally ranked local dance team. Learn a routine and dance in their "World of Dance" event on Friday, November 15th. Fee: $60.

Find out all of the details and register at their website: http://www.ahsdance.org/

For more information, please contact ahsdanceteamboosters@gmail.com .
DONATE A BOOK W/BIRTHDAY BOOK CLUB
CELEBRATE YOUR CHILD'S BIRTHDAY WITH A DONATION TO OUR LIBRARY!
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 .
WE ALWAYS 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:

  • 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 .
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 .

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