January 31, 2016 | Issue # 21
New Academic Calendar for 2016-2017

The new board-approved academic calendar is available here. 
The first day of school will be August 15, 2016.
School Facilities Academy
Please plan to join DUSD on February 1 (6.30-8.30pm) for important, relevant information on growth issues that impact Dublin schools with a panel of experts who will speak on topics related to school construction.  The event flyer is available  here.
If you are able to attend, please register 

Parent-led Enrichment Program*

Informed Citizen's Network:
ICN is an Enrichment Program in which students plan, organize and write about issues they care about.  Check out the third issue and spread the word! 

Fallon Speech and Debate
Fallon Speech & Debate is a parent volunteer-led after school enrichment program for Fallon students who are interested in speech and debate. We are seeking parent coaches who can coach a group of 10 students each on Wednesdays  2:30PM to 3:30PM.
Fallon Speech&Debate Coach Signup:
For more information, please visit the enrichment website  www.fallonpfc.org

*This program is offered for recreational purposes by the Fallon PFC and is not a program of the Dublin Unified School District.

8th Grade Events

8th Grade End of the Year Dance
The 8th Grade  Black and White  d
ance will be a themed night of celebration for your student and will be held on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at t he Shannon Community Center in Dublin.  More information on the registration process and the tickets will be coming soon. The first meeting for Dance Committee is scheduled for Wednesday, Feb 3rd from 6:30-8pm at the Fallon Library. 

Baby Ads for Yearbook
Baby Ads have been extended. There are only 15 spots left for 8th grade baby ads. The ads are due Feb.15.   Please see the  attached flyer   for more information.

Dublin High School is holding their Future Freshman Open House on March 2nd for 8th grade parents and their students. The evening begins at 6:30pm in the Sports Complex and will be followed by classroom visits. Make sure to "SAVE THE DATE"!

8th Grade End of Year Field Trip 
Thank you to parents of 8th-graders for returning the "intent to participate" forms for the end-of-year field trip. Based on the number of students who expressed interest, the school will develop a budget and work with the Associated Student Body and PFC to raise necessary funds. If you have not yet had a chance to donate to this event, please see Mrs. Armanuse in the Fallon office.

Fallon Band Fundraiser
Please support the Fallon Band and Color Guard by visiting Pizza Guys between Feb.5-Feb.15. If you mention the Fallon Band or show the attached flyer . Please note that this offer is valid for take-away pizza only. Fallon Band gets 50% of each pizza.

Alameda County Science & Engineering Fair Information

The Alameda County Science and Engineering Fair is  March 11-13 .  It is not too late to register.  You can find details at  acsef.org. 
Mrs. Brown is offering to guide students on their projects and presentations.  Students who are interested in entering either a science or engineering project should sign up for Mrs. Brown's Google Classroom using their school email and the class code kwmh4 for tips and current information.  Contact Mrs. Brown in D2 or through email ( brownkaren@dublinusd.org) if you would like more information.

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From Fallon PFC
This Week
Next Week
Monday (2/1/)
School Site Council Meeting-3.30pm
School Facilities Academy-6.30pm
National School Counseling Week
Monday (2/8)

Tuesday (2/2)
National School Counseling Week
Tuesday (2/9)

Wednesday (2/3)
National School Counseling Week
8th Grade Dance Committee Meeting-6.30pm
@ Library.
Wednesday (2/10)
Thursday (2/4)
National School Counseling Week
Library closed after school
Thursday (2/11)

Friday (2/5)
National School Counseling Week

Friday (2/12)

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