DRAGON DIGEST
February 20, 2019   |   Vol. 355
**ANNOUNCEMENTS**
AUCTION: GET YOUR TICKETS
T he Miraloma Auction is only 10 days away.  Buy your tickets 
TODAY! 

  

We need a headcount for food and wine/beer this week - so don't procrastinate -
buy your tickets now! See event details here.
ONLINE AUCTION IS LIVE: START BIDDING TODAY
Our  ONLINE AUCTION starts TODAY and goes through next Wednesday, February 27. 

Over 100 items are up for bidding! The Online Auction features e xclusive online-only deals that will not be available at the live event on March 2nd, so don't miss out and start bidding online today!

V acation Homes
Summer Camps
Restaurant Gift Cards 
and more!

PLUS: View the live auction items 
and sign up parties that will 
only be available at the 
March 2nd event
ONLINE BIDDING INSTRUCTIONS
  • Log in with the email address you used to buy your
    auction ticket or sign up for a bidding account.
  • Place bids by entering a dollar amount as your Max Bid. 
Happy bidding!

Auction Committee - auction@miralomasf.com
PARENT TEACHER CONFERENCES: MARCH 4-8
Parent Teacher Conferences are coming up the week of March 4-8.

Families with siblings at Miraloma should have signed up for conferences last week, and families with one student should sign up for a slot this week. Reach out to your classroom teachers with any questions. 

Noah Ingber, Principal
2019-20 PTA BOARD: NOMINATIONS DUE MARCH 1

The PTA is currently working on selecting a slate of PTA Officers for the 2019-20 school year.  To learn more about the PTA board positions, click  hereIf you would like to nominate yourself for a position or would like to suggest someone, please fill out the Nominations Form by Friday, March 1st. 

Lina Cheu -  PTA President
**UPCOMING EVENTS**
MARK YOUR CALENDAR: THIS MONTH AT-A-GLANCE
Upcoming events and important dates:
  • 2/20 - 2/27 - Online Auction
  • 2/22 (Fri), 7:15am - Running Club
  • 2/22 (Fri), 8:00am - Auction 101 Coffee Chat
  • 2/28 (Thu), 11:20am - Early Release
  • 3/1 (Fri), 7:15am - Running Club
  • 3/1 (Fri), 8:00-9:00am - First Friday Coffee
  • 3/2 (Sat), 6:00pm-midnight - Auction 2019
  • 3/4 - 3/8 - Parent Teacher Conference (12:50 Early Release)
  • 3/8 (Fri), 7:15am - Running Club
  • 3/11 (Mon), 5:30pm - Joint SSC PTA Meeting
  • 3/15 (Fri), 7:15am - Running Club
  • 3/22 (Fri), 7:15am - Running Club
  • 3/25 - 3/29 - NO SCHOOL (Spring Break)
Want to know what else is coming up? Check out the  School Calendar.
 
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22: AUCTION 101 COFFEE CHAT
Join us for a cup of joe right after morning circle and hear all the details for this year's Auction!

We'll have a preview of a few of the amazing auction packages up for bid at the March 2nd event.

And, if you don't have your tickets -- get 'em now!

THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 28: EARLY RELEASE

The school day will finish at 11:20am on Thursday, February 28th, with after school programs to begin immediately after dismissal. As a reminder, all of our early release days are also displayed on our 
school calendar.
SATURDAY, MARCH 2: AUCTION 2019!


Miraloma's biggest fundraiser and party will be held on  Saturday, March 2nd from 6pm-12 midnight at the Verdi Club. Get event details and buy tickets here .
 
WE STILL NEED VOLUNTEERS the day of the event.  Sign up here  to help 
with guest check-in, raffle tickets, taking photos, dessert, and more.

GET A PREVIEW of the live auction items and sign-up parties that will be at the Verdi Club by visiting the online auction site and filtering on "Gala".

Michelle Kennedy & Catherine Homsey
Co-Chairs, Auction Committee - auction@miralomasf.com
DONATE WINE THROUGH FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND
WE NEED YOUR HELP:
Donate Wine to the Auction Wine Raffle

We only have 20 bottles so far, and need over 100 for the raffle! PLEASE donate a bottle or two of good wine ($30+ per bottle) at this Friday's auction coffee chat after morning circle, or to Sara Lowry, Jaime Dever, Angela Han, Christy Gagan or your room parent.

AUCTION 2019 - The Hot List!
Each week we'll highlight items that will be up for live auction on March 2nd!
JUST IN...
Outside Lands
2 VIP Passes
This year one lucky bidder will get to experience the Outside Lands festival (August 9-11, 2019) with  two 3-Day passes !  With these  VIP passes  you will receive e xclusive VIP lounge seating and activities, VIP viewing areas at main stages, and special restroom facilities. 

Each year the festival features a line-up that crosses genres and decades. The 2019 line up hasn't been announced yet, but it is sure to be fantastic. Past performers have included Metallica, The Who, Gorillaz, Lorde, A Tribe Called Quest, Radiohead and Lionel Richie.
 
**VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES**
LOOKING FOR VOLUNTEERS: FUN RUN CO-CHAIRS
   
The Fun Run Committee is looking for new Co-Chairs for the 2019-2020 school year. This is a rewarding volunteer opportunity to lead one of Miraloma's most important and memorable community-building events. Email volunteer@miralomasf.com with questions and/or interest in this opportunity.
Brigitta Dougherty
PTA, Volunteer Coordinator - volunteer@miralomasf.com
**HELPFUL LINKS AND RESOURCES**
ABSENT / TARDY ONLINE FORM
SUBMIT THIS ONLINE FORM  if your child will be absent or is tardy by more than 30 minutes (n o need to call the school).
QUICK LINKS
SCHOOL MEALS

MIRALOMA
AFTER SCHOOL CONTACTS
YMCA Site Coordinator:  Angelina Quintana,  415-690-6403
SF REC & PARK Site Coordinator:  Rich Ibarra, 415-337-4704 
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FLYER & DISTRICT NOTICES
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