School News & Upcoming Events | August 26, 2018
BAY LAUREL'S ANNUAL FUND DRIVE (AFD)
AFD IS WHAT MAKES BAY LAUREL AN AMAZING PLACE TO LEARN!
Do you want your child to have classroom supplies, an art program, music, a computer lab, library enrichment, aides for the classroom, supervisors for the school yard, and SO MUCH MORE ?

Then don't forget to pay AFD! This money is crucial to ensuring that Bay Laurel stays on top and in the 21st century.

You can pay for AFD in one of the following ways:
  • Cash or Check -- download the form and submit with your check in the office
  • Online via Pay4SchoolStuff.com
  • Online via the Bay Laurel PFA Online PayPal Store
  • ...and don't forget that many companies have a donation matching program - inquire with your HR department!

100% PARTICIPATION = 100% SUCCESS!

For more information on Bay Laurel's Annual Fund Drive , please contact one of our 2018-19 AFD Chairs:

Did you miss the AFD video during our presentation at Back-to-School Night last week? Check it out below..
BACK TO SCHOOL BREAKFAST!
JOIN YOUR DOLPHIN FAMILY FOR A PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUN-RAISER!
Join your fellow Dolphins at our "Back-to-School Breakfast" Fundraiser at The Stand in Calabasas! Bay Laurel is taking over The Stand on Sunday, September 16th, from 8:00-10:00AM!

For just $14 per person, enjoy unlimited housemade pancakes, breakfast burritos, scrambled eggs, bacon, Stand potatoes, orange juice, and coffee!

Space is limited...buy your tickets today! Tickets can be purchased online here: https://thestand.ticketleap.com/baylaurel/

Questions? Contact our Fundraising Team at blesfundraising@gmail.com .
ATTENTION 5TH GRADERS!
5TH GRADE BACK TO SCHOOL EVENT IS THIS WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 29TH
Come celebrate Back to School with your 5th grade friends THIS Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 29th 1:00-3:00PM
Agoura Hills Calabasas Community Center
27040 Malibu Hills Road

Please turn in permission slips by Tuesday, August 28th .
Cost is $25, checks made payable to: Bay Laurel PFA

Questions? Contact Carrie Waxberg or Tricia DeTuno at baylaurel2019@gmail.com
FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT
SAVE THE DATE - FRIDAY, 9/14/18, 6:30PM ON THE BAY LAUREL FIELD
Get your your lawn chairs and blankets ready....and join us for a fun night of food and fun while watching a great family flick! Help support our 5th Grade class and purchase some tasty treats at their Bake Sale!

Watch for more information coming soon.

Mark your calendars for this FREE family event!

Questions? Please contact us at baylaurelpfa@gmail.com.
FALL ENRICHMENT REGISTRATION IS HERE!
REGISTER FOR FALL ENRICHMENT CLASSES BY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7TH
Registration for all Fall 2018 Enrichment Classes began on Wednesday, August 22nd (the first day of school). Don't delay, register now to ensure your child's space in their preferred class(es)! Registration for Fall 2018 will close on Friday, 9/7/18.

Classes include a *new* Musical Instruments Workshop, Hip Hop, Robot Building, Ukulele, and MORE!  Click here to download a copy of the Fall 2018 Enrichment Menu .

Want to register or have questions? Please contact Boys & Girls Club Director, Debbie Lizano via phone or email: (818) 225-8660 or  dlizano@bgcconejo.org .
BAY LAUREL HOMEWORK CLUB
SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION NOW FOR THE 2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR!
Bay Laurel's Homework Club has been helping our students succeed since 2010! All Homework Club staff members are LVUSD employees, and are First Aid and CPR certified.

Enrollment applications for the 2018-19 school year are now being accepted! Homework Club is open Monday through Friday until 4:00PM (extended care available until 4:30PM for an additional fee).

For questions, please contact Donna Ouaknine (805-338-1967) or Debbie Dreiman (818-277-8776).
JAXX FALL PRODUCTION - MARY POPPINS
AUDITIONS ARE HAPPENING THIS WEEK!
Does your child love to Act, Sing, or Dance? "Step in Time" with Jaxx as they kick off auditions for Mary Poppins on Tuesday, August 25th. Mary Poppins is an enchanting mixture of irresistible story, unforgettable songs, breathtaking dance numbers, and supercalifragilisticexpialidocius characters!

Auditions are taking place THIS Tuesday, August 28th for children in grades 2-5 (1st graders, please inquire directly with JAXX ).

Download the flyer with all of the audition details at our website here .
FALL SPORTS ENRICHMENT WITH COACH DANTE
REGISTER NOW FOR CLASSES - BEGINS SEPTEMBER 11TH
Coach Dante's popular sports enrichment classes are back for 2018-19! Basketball, Dynamic Sports, or Flag Football -- sign up today and get your child involved in Coach Dante's awesome sports classes!

Registration forms and waivers are located on the "After School Care/Enrichment Programs" page of the PFA Website. Once completed, please return all forms and payment to the school office.

Questions? Please email us at baylaurelpfa@gmail.com .
GET READY TO PARTY, BAY LAUREL!
PARTY BOOK IS BACK, AND BETTER THAN EVER!
What the heck *IS* Party Book, anyway?

Party Book is a collection of social and educational gatherings for students, parents...or maybe even both! Generous hosts donate the cost of the party so that 100% of the ticket revenue goes directly to the PFA, which funds incredible academic programs, specialists, events, and other opportunities at our school!


Questions? Want to host, but need ideas? Email the Party Book Chairs, Sandhya Kawatra ( spkawatra@gmail.com ) or Samantha Barnett ( sgboroda@gmail.com ) for more information.
BOX TOPS FOR EDUCATION
SAVE THOSE BOX TOPS - CLASSROOM CONTEST STARTS 10/1/18!
Start saving those Box Tops, folks, because a Box Tops Contest will begin on Monday, October 1st!

From Monday, 10/1/18 through Friday, 10/12/18, submit as many Box Tops as you can (don't forget to write YOUR name and your TEACHER'S name on your submission!). The classroom with the most Box Tops submitted will win a popsicle party! Top individual contributors can win a free kids' meal certificate from Islands!

Questions? Please email our Box Tops Coordinator, parent volunteer Erin Mediuch, via email at erinmediuch@yahoo.com .
COMMUNITY DISCOUNT CARDS
NEW FUNDRAISING CARD SAVES YOU MONEY FOR A WHOLE YEAR!
Who doesn't like getting a good deal? Saving money every time you go out for pizza, frozen yogurt, yoga, or a manicure...and on top of that, using that discount for an ENTIRE YEAR, through 8/31/19? 

For just $10, you'll get discounts at merchants such as: Fresh Brothers Pizza, Golden Spoon, WARRIOR&CO Yoga, Menchie's, Fazio Cleaners...AND MORE!

Want to buy one? Have questions? Please email our Fundraising Team at BLESfundraising@gmail.com .
BAY LAUREL PFA WEBSITE
STAY UP-TO-DATE ON ALL SCHOOL HAPPENINGS!
Be sure to bookmark the Bay Laurel PFA website for everything you need to know at Bay Laurel, including:

VOLUNTEERS, WE NEED YOU!
PARENT VOLUNTEERS ARE WHAT MAKE BAY LAUREL AMAZING!
Bay Laurel needs volunteers in the 2018-19 school year for the following roles:

--Grade-Level Party Book Liaisons
--Family Fun Day Chair(s)
--Literacy Week Chair(s)
--Grade-Level Yearbook Liaisons
--Spring Dance Chair(s)
--Restaurant Fundraising Chair(s)
--MakerSpace Chair(s)
--Teacher Raffle Chair(s)

If we don't have volunteers - we cannot have these community events!

To learn more about volunteer opportunities for the 2018-19 school year, please contact our PFA President, Dawn Sue-Dare ( blpfapresident@gmail.com ) .
THANK YOU TO OUR GENEROUS 2018-19 SPONSORS!
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For questions about anything in our newsletters, please contact the PFA at baylaurelPFA@gmail.com.