NEWS and EVENTS
Summer Reading Book Drive, May 7-29: Help support students to read over the summer! Donate new or used books to give to a Cragmont student. Drop off donations to the box in the office, or to the table at the Open House.
Mr. Mopps Book Store Fundraiser, May 17-23: Shop at Mr. Mopp’s for books (1417 MLK Jr. Way), mention Cragmont, and the school will receive 15% of your sales! Book orders honored as well. Stock up for the summer!
Cyber Safety Parent Workshop, Wed, May 27, 5:30-730pm: Learn how to keep our children safe around technology with BUSD professionals and special guest Jason Brand, LCSW. LeConte Elementary’s cafeteria (2241 Russell St). Dinner and childcare provided.
LEARNS 2015/2016 Registration, Deadline May 29: Parents/guardians can now register for the LEARNS After School Program for the 2015/16 school year. Forms and info at the BUSD LEARNS website.
5th Grade Poetry Reading and Volunteer Appreciation, Thu June 4, 5:30-7:00pm: Join us for a poetry reading and volunteer appreciation on the patio outside the Cragmont library.
ATTENTION 5th GRADERS!! Important Dates! 5th Grade Graduation will be on Wed, Jun 10, 4-6pm. For this and other important calendar dates, see the flyer.
Save the Date: End-of-the-Year Picnic, Thu, Jun 11, 5:30-7:30pm: Annual picnic at San Pablo Park
Sign up for AmazonSmile: An easy FREE way to raise money for Cragmont PTA every time you purchase anything on Amazon.com. Learn more and link your current Amazon.com account to AmazonSmile here.
Common Core State Standards: Cragmont has transitioned to the California Common Core State Standards (CCSS) for math and English. Want to learn more? Click here. The National PTA has put out a Parents’ Guide to Student Success by grade level that is a helpful resource for families wanting to understand what is expected of their children in each grade and how they can support their students at home. Also, BUSD has a great Common Core Math webpage that features helpful videos and resources for parents..