THIS WEEK in HUMANITIES… 

News & information for the week of April 3rd

 

FOHA MEETING 

Our next FOHA meeting will be held THIS THURSDAY APRIL 6th at 8:00 am in Rm. 107. Get in the know… and please join us! 

 

HOLOCAUST SPEAKER 

Our 8th Graders will have the special honor of hearing from Rob Aigner, the adult son of Holocaust survivors, this Thursday, April 6th. Rob will share the story of his parents, explaining their situation, sharing a 30 min. recorded interview of them, then leading a discussion on why their story is important in today's world, and imparting his vision of hope. We are grateful to Ms. Siminski and Christi Goodman for arranging this eye opening experience for our students. 

 

GRAD NIGHT + 8th GRADE DANCE… 

Ticket sales begin during lunch in the Pavilion THIS WEEK, APRIL 3-7. 

 

GRAD NIGHT – MAGIC MOUNTAIN is June 2nd. Look for permission slips in your child’s backpack for this fun night! Tickets are $75 (includes admission + one meal). All forms + payment must be completed to purchase. Students who wish to sit together on the same should also purchase tickets together. Please contact Ms. Demus for questions regarding eligibility. 

 

8th GRADE DANCE is April 29th from 6-9:30pm. Pre-sale dance tickets are $15 ($20 at the door) and include dance admission, food and drinks. 

 

WELCOME BACK 7th GRADERS 

NatureBridge was a hit, great weather, great kids and PLENTY of hiking! Check out pics on FB. https://www.facebook.com/FOHAREED/?hc_ref=SEARCH 

 

THE NO KALE BAKE SALE 

Its back again… this Thursday! Sellers & Sweets needed… 2 -3 parents to help sell, and muffins and cookies sent to school for the throngs of hungry kids! Contact Margaret Goldenberg at Margaretgoldenberg@mac.com if you’re free this week. And thank you!! 

 

GRAPHIC ARTIST NEEDED 

We are looking for a graphic artist good with branding and/or page layout to help Friends of Reed create fresh Annual Giving Forms, clarifying the information sent out and uniting our 6 

SLC’s. The forms would not go out until next year. Interested?? Let us know at: webmaster@reedfoha.org 

 

VENTURA RECEIPTS 

Remember to save those shopping receipts and bring them to Reed’s Main Office for real $$$. When you shop on Ventura Boulevard (between Carpenter Avenue and Whitsett, including Trader Joes and Vons shopping receipts) we receive 10% of the receipts collected (up to $5,500) from the Studio City Improvement Association. 

 

DATES & EVENTS 

4/6 next FOHA Meeting 

4/7 Holocaust witness to present to 8th grade – FOHA enrichment 

4/10-15 Spring Break / 8th Grade New York Trip 

4/19 Reed Parent Potluck + New Board Elections - 7pm in Cafeteria 

4/27 Reed Spring Festival // Silent Auction // Dinner – 5pm 

4/27 Open House – 6-8pm 

4/28 Minimum Day // Spring Festival (continued) 

4/28 6th grade Shakespeare Workshop – FOHA enrichment 

5/26 7th grade Shakespeare Workshop – FOHA enrichment 

 

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DONATIONS ALWAYS WELCOME 

Use the Friends Of Reed payment site & select “Humanities” https://secure.usaepay.com/interface/epayform/63qV7ewaIT29mk8o305C6hjBLm811K2d/

(Art by Ruth Asawa)

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