Happy New Year from IPSF! As the new year begins, we reflect back on 2018 and some of our biggest stories from the year. We owe our success to the dedication of the entire community to ensure educational excellence in Irvine. We could not do it without you; thank you for your ongoing support! We look forward to the impact we can make together in 2019.

T hank you to the generous supporters who made the 2018 Educational Excellence Fund a success! View a list of their names on our online Donor Honor Roll . With your participation, IPSF can continue to provide crucial funding to Irvine schools for classroom support, music, science, and mental health & wellness. Not on the list? It's not too late! Make a gift by January 31 to add your name to the final 2018 Honor Roll.

Monday, February 11 is a district-wide school holiday. If you do not have plans for your student, we have good news! Students in Grades 2-8 are invited to spend the holiday at IPSF Enrichment Day. The day will run from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Creekside High School. Students may pre-register for four classes in a variety of fun and engaging subjects. Cost is $90 per student. Online enrollment will open on January 14.  

Come out and support your school's team at the Winter Bowl Flag Football Tournament on Saturday, January 26 at the Orange County Great Park. The Winter Bowl is the second of three tournaments in Irvine Youth Sports Tournament of Champions benefitting IPSF. The schools with the most points at the end of the year will be awarded the coveted Champions Cup to display at their school.