Dear Solana Vista Families,


Beach Bash Countdown:  Do you have your tickets??

We are looking forward to the 4th annual Beach Bash to be held at the Del Mar Fairgrounds next weekend (Saturday May 6th). The event is sure to be special with 3 live music acts and many exciting Raffle and Live auction prizes. 100% of the profits support our amazing programs offered in Discovery Labs (STREAM, Art, Technology and PE). Check out the website for exciting updates!

Ticket prices go up at midnight this Friday (4/29)

so don't forget to buy your tickets this week.


Summer Enrichment Program: NOW OPEN FOR REGISTRATION! This exciting program is open to all students entering grades K-7, and across all districts. This year’s program promises to be full of fun and adventure! Travel through time with literature, experience art projects, participate in dance, sports, cooking, technology, and science explorations. Our Summer Enrichment Program has been a popular choice for over 20 years, so register early, as classes fill up quickly. For a complete look at our summer classes please click the link below.

Summer Enrichment - https://sbsd.jumbula.com/#/home


Solana Vista/Skyline PTA:  WE NEED YOU!  Join Our PTA Team for the 2017/18 school year! We are recruiting parents and families to join our Leadership Team and to help with a variety of seasonal programs and events.  Email Kate Kousser & Diana Baker at solanapta@gmail.com if you are interested.


Last Call for Applications for Independent Citizens Oversight Committee (ICOC)!  Applications DUE Friday, April 28th!

The Solana Beach School District is looking for members to serve on its ICOC. Committee members serve two-year terms and provide oversight of the District's $105 million school bond construction program.  The committee ensures bond proceeds are only used to support school construction projects authorized by local voters in November 2016.  Additional information and applications are available at the following website: www.sbsd.net/ICOC (a Quick Link on each school's website is also available).


A few reminders:

April 28:     International Festival (at Skyline) @ 5:00 pm

April 24–28:        Earth Week

May 1-12:           CAASPP Testing for Grade 3
May 6:        Annual Beach Bash


A little something to think about:  

We worry about the amount of time our children are engaged with technology, but do we need to check ourselves as adults??  I know I do…Check out this article that reminds us to be conscious of our own screen time!

Adult Digital Distraction


Katie Zimmer

Principal, Solana Vista School