THIS WEEK IN HUMANITIES...

Here are the upcoming events for the week of April 9, 2018.

Queremos que te sientas involucrado. Si alguno de nuestros eventos necesita explicación adicional, háganoslo saber. Estamos felices de hablar con usted. Envíenos un correo electrónico a: webmaster@reedfoha.org 

FORHA MEETING - THIS THURSDAY!

Join us this Thursday, April 12 at 8am in room 107 for our Monthly meeting! What a year it's been... and next year can be even better! Join us as we set those wheels in motion. 

Next year’s board is coming together, wanna help? The work we do together makes a world of difference. So, big or little, let's get a role for you. Email at: webmaster@reedfoha.org

 

BATTLE OF BOOKS 

April 11 from 3-6 pm. The awesome battle for book knowledge continues… and we need your help! Contact Ms Fed to be part of the action at: msfederico118@gmail.com

Event details here: http://files.constantcontact.com/3d13e3fb001/41864c9c-c798-4afa-b51c-9e9af2c441d6.pdf

 

6th GRADE SHAKESPEARE WORKSHOP

This Thursday, April 12 our 6th Grade has a special treat, courtesy of your FOR/HA dollars. The "Independent Shakespeare Company LA" visits, performing a shortened production of A Midsummer Night's Dream, then breaks into acting workshops with our students, bringing Shakespeare to life!

• We need a few volunteers and snacks to make it a success! Sign Up here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c48ada72eaafe3-shakespeare

7th Grade... are you jealous? Shakespeare is coming to you on Thursday, April 26!

SPRING FESTIVAL

It's Reed's biggest event! Join the fun on Friday, April 27, 1-7 pm, P.E. Fields. Send your kids, man a booth, eat, drink, and enjoy all the cool stuff. 

•Volunteers needed for the Festival. Sign up here (or in room 106):  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080448aea62fa3fc1-reed

REEDCHELLA...

... is the live entertainment stage at the Festival, and they are looking for talent. Sign-up! All acts are welcome to perform:  singers, dancers, poetry reading, student and adult bands, magic tricks, comedy, etc.  Neighbors, cousins & uncles are all welcome to wow us on the Reedchella stage.  No auditions are needed. Questions? Email Laura: lmulrenan@aol.com, or Margaret: margaretgoldenberg@mac.com

• Sign up to perform here:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0844acab29a1f85-performance 

• Do You Design or Decorate? We need a designer to dress up the stage for ReedChella. Can you help? webmaster@reedfoha.org

AUCTION BASKETS

Don't forget to bring in something to add to our Teacher's Auction Baskets, also supporting the Spring Festival. Here's the list:

• Ms. Szymanski’s “Scary Movie Basket” - special request for stuffed animals to hold in this one :-)

• Ms. Dagilis’ “Day at the Beach”

• Ms. Montiel’s “Day at the Beach”

• Ms. Siminski’s  “Baking & Cooking Goods”

• Ms. Esterman’s “All About Music"

• Ms. Mansfield’s  “Arts & Crafts Basket”

BAKE SALE

Our baking mammas are still at it! Bring your brownies (or whatever!) to Rm 106, or email MargaretGoldenberg@mac.com  and drop off on her porch (located near school) anytime before Thursday at 1pm. Her address: 11547 Morrison Street, at Colfax.

 

SCREENAGERS VIEWING

April 16 from 6-7:30 pm, Reed Auditorium. Back by popular demand, this documentary film is about the use of digital devices and setting healthy boundaries for use by our youth. This is a FREE opportunity for all Reed families and friends, brought back for our current and future students. We encourage our parents and children to attend together, so that they may have a meaningful discussion on this important topic.

 

FOR/HA PARENT SPRING MIXER!

Save the date! May 4 from 6:30-9:30 pm will be our Annual Spring Mixer. Join us as we mix and mingle with the amazing parents in our Academy and welcome in our newest families of incoming 6th graders. We're so glad you're here!

8TH GRADE 

Packets for culminating events went home with 8th graders last week. In addition, info is being updated here:https://reedms8thgradeactivities.shutterfly.com/

 

DONATIONS ALWAYS WELCOME

• Give Online through Friend of Reed, making sure to select "HUMANITIES" from the General Donation drop down menu

• Give by Check by simply filling out the Annual Giving Form, then return to the Main Office.

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DATES TO REMEMBER 

4/12       FOR/HA Monthly Meeting // 8 am, Room 107

4/16       6th Grade LACMA field trip

4/21       NE District Arts + Lit Festival

4/26       Reed's Open House // Thurs 5:30-7:30pm

4/27       Reed's Spring Festival + Reedchella // Fri 1-7pm

4/27       7th Grade Medieval Fair

5/4         FOR/HA Parent Mixer // 6:30pm, location TBD

5/16       PTSA Event “Choose Love” feat. Scarlet Lewis, mother of son killed at Sandy Hook.

5/18-20  FOR/HA 8th Grade WOLF Camp

6/1         Grad Night at Six Flags 

6/6         8th Grade Culmination

6/7         Last Day of School

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