THIS WEEK in HUMANITIES… 

News & information for the week of May 8th

 

WHAT COOL PARENTS WE HAVE…

You may not hear that enough at home, so saying it here! A great time was had by all at the FOHA Parent Mixer this past Friday night. We said goodbye to many of our current board members, and are indeed grateful for their spirit of enthusiasm and excellent service. It’s exciting to hear all the new ideas bubbling up for next year as well. You are an enthusiastic bunch FOHA…. love that about this academy. Another special round of applause goes out to our hosts, David & Christi Goodman. Thank you!

 

TEACHER APPRECIATION THIS FRIDAY

Friends of Reed is arranging a “Teacher Appreciation Lunch” this Friday at 12:30 in Rm. 106/107. All SLC’s contribute a portion of the meal, Humanities Academy has been assigned Desserts. Volunteers Requested to:

1) bring Desserts to the Parent Resource Room between 8am-12 noon. 

2) 2-3 parents are requested to help set up the meal and stay to clean up as.  Please email to confirm at: webmaster@reedfoha.org

 

THE NO KALE BAKE SALE

Same day, same place …Thursday! Sellers & Sweets are always needed.  Contact Margaret Goldenberg at Margaretgoldenberg@mac.com if you’re free this week. And thank you!!

 

6th & 7th GRADE SHAKESPEARE

Exceptional workshops will bring to life an abbreviated version of A Midsummer Night's Dream, as well as other classic tales. May 19 // 6th grade and May 26 // 7th grade.AnotherFOHA enrichment event provided by your funding! 

•VOLUNTEERS NEEDED: Just 2 more adult chaperones needed and a parent willing to pick up snacks at Costco (FOHA will reimburse). Please email us to sign up at: webmaster@reedfoha.org

 

HAVE AN ENRICHMENT IDEA?

…then please let us know! If you have an idea, or know of a speaker, author, or local trip that might fit in well with our Humanities curriculum, then email us at: webmaster@reedfoha.org  Better yet, bring your idea to the final FOHA meeting on June 1st at 8:00 am Rm 107 as we plan for next year.



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 $2,500) from the Studio City Improvement Association. 

 

DATES & EVENTS

5/12 Teacher Appreciation Lunch - Room 106/107

5/19 6th grade Shakespeare Workshop – FOHA enrichment 

5/26 7th grade Shakespeare Workshop – FOHA enrichment 

6/1 Final FOHA Meeting – 8:00am Room 107

6/9 Minimum Day // LAST DAY OF SCHOOL!

 

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DONATIONS ALWAYS WELCOME

Use the Friends Of Reed payment site & select “Humanities”

https://secure.usaepay.com/interface/epayform/63qV7ewaIT29mk8o305C6hjBLm811K2d/

 

 (Pamela Phatsimo Sunstrum's photographic maps of the Milky Way)

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