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While the GOALS Academy Calendar provides you access to scheduled events throughout the year, this section showcased what is happening each month, as well as additional details.
Monday, April 29 -- Staff Appreciation Week: During this week, we celebrate our staff's dedication to making a difference in our scholars' lives. Thank you, parents, for making us feel so special appreciated!
Wednesday, May 2, 6:30-8:00 p.m. -- GOALS Academy Talent Show (Playground): Our scholars have an opportunity to showcase their talents and strengths at what has become an annual tradition.
Thursday, May 2, 5:30-8:30 p.m. -- Love and Logic Parent Session #4 (Mrs. Harris's Classroom): Keep on learning how to help your children develop their character, compassion, and problem solving skills!
Friday, May 3, 6:15-7:30 p.m. -- 3 de Mayo Little Labs Celebration (Picnic Plaza): Families and scholars involved in the Little Labs Program are invited to enjoy a feast and fun activities in an early celebration of Cinco de Mayo.
Monday, May 6, 9:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m. -- Musicians (Instrumental and Vocal) Field Trip (Oxford Academy): Our invited scholars will have an opportunity to hear and play with members of Oxford Academy, a school in the Anaheim Union High School District. Involved scholars have received permission slips and should bring their wind instruments.
Monday, May 6, 2:00-3:00 p.m. -- CAASPP Pep Rally for Grades 3-6 (Playground): We want our scholars to remember that slow and steady wins the race when it comes to taking the CAASPP. The actual testing begins on Tuesday, and we want to encourage our scholars to do their best on the test.
Monday, May 6, 6:00-7:00 p.m. -- Presentation by Anaheim Union High School District (Mrs. Harris's Classroom): Dr. Fried, the Assistant Director of Anaheim Union High School District, will share with you the exciting offerings of this Gr. 7-12 school district. Attendance by all parents would be appropriate and informative. Child care is provided. You will want to attend to hear about what your scholars could experiences once they are promoted from GOALS Academy.
Tuesday, May 7-Friday, May 17 -- CAASPP Testing Window: This is an important assessment for our scholars in Grades 3-6 and school. Please ensure that your children get a good night's sleep, eat nutritiously, and put forth their best effort. Your encouragement and inspiration make a difference.
Tuesday, May 7, 6:00-7:00 p.m. -- Parent Presented Workshop on Personal Finances (Mrs. Harris's Classroom): In the spirit of parents helping parents, this workshop is being offered. There will be educational information regarding the importance of financial planning and effective strategies. There is a possibility of a follow-up meeting with the parent consultant only if you request it.
Thursday, May 9, 5:30-8:30 p.m. -- Love and Logic Parent Session #5 (Mrs. Harris's Classroom): Keep on learning how to help your children develop their character, compassion, and problem solving skills!
Friday, May 10, 2:00-3:00 p.m. -- TK/K Mother's Day Tea (Ms. Rowell's Classroom): Our TK/K scholars are excited to treat their mothers with the loving-kindness they deserve by hosting this special tea. It gives our scholars a chance to develop their social skills and an attitude of gratitude.
Friday, May 10, 6:00-8:30 p.m. -- Parent Appreciation Night (Playground and around Town): This year, we are excited to give our parents a night off as an expression of appreciation for all they do. We will take care of your children so you can have some extra R & R time. A raffle will be held at the front of the school at 6:00 p.m. with many prizes before you take off for a night of fun. Thank you for choosing GOALS Academy!
Tuesday, May 14, 4:00-7:00 p.m. -- McTeacher Night at McDonalds: Flyers will be sent home by F.A.S.T. (Family and Staff Team) to remind you of this special fundraiser. Families will be served at the McDonalds by members of GOALS Academy staff. Please support this event by stopping by and eating dinner out. The address is 740 N. Euclid St., Anaheim
Thursday, May 16, 5:30-8:30 p.m. -- Love and Logic Parent Session #6 (Mrs. Harris's Classroom): Keep on learning how to help your children develop their character, compassion, and problem solving skills!
Friday, May 17, 7:45-9:00 a.m. -- School Site Council (SSC) Meeting (Staff Lounge): Elected representative for the parents and staff meet monthly to discuss a variety of topics and make decisions. The meeting is opened to the public. An agenda will be posted prior to the meeting. Your attendance is welcomed.
Saturday, May 18, 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. -- Children's Festival (Pearson Park): This is a great family event that you will want to attend that supports scholars love for the arts. There are many free activities.
Monday, May 20, 4:00-6:00 p.m. -- Governance Committee Meeting (Mrs. Harris's Classroom): These meetings are held monthly, and a variety of reports, information, and decisions are made. The agenda will be posted at least 72 hours in advance of the meeting. We hope to see you there!
Tuesday, May 21, 6:15-7:30 p.m. -- Winds and Vocalists Performance (McCarthy Hall): Our scholars have developed their skills when it comes to playing their wind instruments and singing. Celebrate their endeavors by attending their performance!
Wednesday, May 22, 6:15-7:30 -- Keyboards Performance (McCarthy Hall): Our scholars who have been involved in learning keyboards are ready for their piano recital. You will be impressed by how much their skills have grown!
Thursday, May 23, All Day -- High School Graduation at Glover Stadium: This is a "heads up" that parking is always difficult on graduation day for the local high schools with their ceremonies held at Glover Stadium. For the afternoon pick-up, we will open up our gates on the north side to make it easier.
Friday, May 24, 5:30-7:30 p.m. -- Open House: Please plan to meet at the front of the school at 5:30 p.m. for a kick-off event. Classrooms will then be open at 6:00 p.m. Your scholars have so much to share! Your attendance means a lot to them! Also, please support the F.A.S.T. fundraiser by eating at Carl's on this day.
Monday, May 27 -- Memorial Day: This is a non-student day. Please teach your children what this special holiday represents.
Tuesday, May 28, 6:30-7:30 p.m. -- Spring Drama Performance (on campus): Scholars who participate in the Big Labs Drama Program with Ashli Christoval are excited to perform for you. Artwork will also be on display from Kelli Knight's group.
Wednesday, May 29-Thursday, May 30 -- Grade 5 Overnight Trip (Dana Point): Our 5th grade scholars will have an opportunity to relive the Revolutionary War during this historical simulation on a ship! Additional details have been communicated by Mrs. Ignacio.
Wednesday, May 29, 9:00-10:00 a.m. -- TK/Kindergarten Classroom Performance: Our youngest scholars are excited to perform a series of vignettes connected with books they love. Thanks to Mr. Herschler for preparing our scholars for this special performance.
Thursday, May 30-Friday, May 31 -- Grade 4 Overnight Field Trip: Our 4th grade scholars will relive the Gold Rush Days during this overnight field trip. Additional details have been communicated by Mr. Chiles.