Bollinger Canyon Elementary
Week of Oct. 13, 2018

10/14 Run for Education
10/16 Photo

10/17 Breakfast Book Club
Bike Rodeo
2:00 pm
10/22 - 26 Red Ribbon Week
10/23 Parent Talk on Alcohol and Drug Abuse
10/24 Turn in BoxTop$  Today!
10/24 Last Fall Run Club
10/31 Halloween Parade
11/2 No School
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This Week Activities
Run for Education - Sat.  and Sun. 
Breakfast Book Club - Wednesday
Bike Rodeo - Thursday after school
PTA Fundraisers
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Saturday, October 13, 2018
at Iron Horse Middle School in San Ramon

Friendship 1/4 Run at 10 am
Students with special needs can walk,
roll, or run  along outdoor track with a Friend.

Mini Run 50 yrd Dash at 2 pm
Runners Aged 2-6 get cape, a medal
and post race treats.

Sunday, October 14, 2018 
at Charlotte Wood Middle School in Danville

10K starts at 8 AM* 

Sunday, October 14, 2018
at Iron Horse Middle School in San Ramon

5K Run at 8:15 am
at Iron Horse Middle School in San Ramon

5th Grade Team Walk at 8:20 am
at Iron Horse Middle School in San Ramon

*Fun Run and Walk at 8:30 am
at Iron Horse Middle School in San Ramon

Retake School Picture Day
Not happy with your child's photo
or you missed photo day? 

Make-up picture day is 
Tuesday, Oct. 16th.
Breakfast Book Club
Breakfast  Book Club
Wednesday, Oct. 17th

7:00 to 7:45 am 
Registration is required 
Street Safety
Bike Rodeo Thursday, Oct. 18th 2:45 pm
Bring your bike to school
Join your friends for a free educational after-school bike skills training program on the blacktop!  Have your child ride their bike to school or you can bring their bike after school.
Complimentary Bicycle Checks and Helmet Checks
Skills Course Teaching
- Bike Handling Skills
- The Rules of the Road
Although this program is put on by Street Smarts, we need about 10 to 12 parent volunteers to help in setting up and helping at the stations.  Click here to sign-up to help!
Next Week
Box Top$ Contest!
We are now collecting Box Top$ for our school year!

The class that collects  the most Box Top$ 
Wins A Donut Breakfast Treat! 

                 The first contest ends
        October 24, 2018
             Click here to get Box Top$ Form

Bollinger's Run Club
Last Fall Run!

Last meeting, Wednesday, Oct. 24th 
Meet at Memorial Park + wear your shirt
7:10 to 7:50 am

Run club will resume in the spring!
Classes for 5th Graders:

SRVEF Imagineering will be running seven STEAM classes this October! Check out our newest topics!  For more information about class topics, locations, dates, and times, visit !
Bionics @ SRVHS 
Class Dates: Oct 15, 22, 29 & Nov 5

Physical Computing with Raspberry PI @ CHS 
Class Dates: Oct 15, 22, 29 & Nov 5

Game Design with Roblox @ IHMS 
Class Dates: Oct 16, 23, 30 & Nov 6

Physical Computing with Raspberry Pi @ LCMS 
Class Dates: Oct 16, 23, 30 & Nov 6

Cosmetic Chemistry @ SRVHS 
Class Dates: Oct 18, 25, Nov 1, & 8

Game Design with Unity @ MVHS 
Class Dates: Oct 18, 25, Nov 1, & 8

Culinary Science @ DVHS 
Class Dates: Oct 23, 30, Nov 6 & 13

October 23rd
6:30 pm -8pm

Parents Only
   Candid Discussion about
     Alcohol & Drug Abuse 

Red  Ribbon  Week (October 22-26) is our nation's oldest and largest drug prevention program. To  coincide with  Red  Ribbon  Week, the San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs and the Alcohol & Drug Abuse Prevention Team are hosting an evening program on substance abuse and dependence in our community. 

Join us for a candid discussion on Tuesday, October 23rd from 6:30-8 pm in the Dougherty Valley High School Commons (10550 Albion Road, San Ramon). 
Following a short video, we will host a panel discussion, including 
Patty Hoyt (Discovery Counseling Center), 
Officer Katie Williams (DVHS Resource Officer), 
Aditi Bagepelli (DVHS student,  Founder of Will Be There), 
and representatives from Mothers  Against Drunk Driving. 

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