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[2 Sep 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 719 views]

Dear Parents,
School’s back in session and you’re already busy juggling new schedules.  But did you know there’s a Whooping Cough (also called Pertussis) epidemic in California?  Whooping Cough can cause a violent cough at any age and can be fatal in young babies.
Know how to protect yourself against Whooping Cough and seek medical care promptly if you or anyone in your family might have the symptoms.  Whooping Cough starts out like a common cold, and is often followed within days by severe coughing spells (young babies may not have a …

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[2 Sep 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 973 views]

Jump-start the new school year by toning up and feeling great after morning drop-off!
On Monday, October 4, and Tuesday, October 5, we begin our fourth year of Yoga/Pilates and Yoga/Stretch, respectively. These classes support PTF as a fund-raiser, and they are fun and invigorating, leaving participants centered and relaxed to begin their day. You don’t have to have prior experience in either discipline; our instructors tailor the classes to fit the needs of the participants. We are looking for 15 participants per class, so the participation is limited. The classes will …

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[27 Aug 2010 | admin | One Comment | 4,357 views]

Wee Tartan Center/Preschool
Preschool Teaching Assistant
Cindy Johnson
Wee Tartan Center Teaching Assistant
Catherine Reher

Lower School
Lower School Instructional Assistant
Stefani Baker
Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts from California State University, San Marcos

Ashley Birkeland
Bachelor of Arts in History from Chapman University
Master of Arts in Education with an emphasis in Curriculum & Foundations from Chapman University
Teaching Credential in Multiple Subjects

Lauren Groux
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Gordon College
Masters of Cross-Cultural Studies with an emphasis on Children at Risk from Fuller Theological Seminary
Jessica Lee
Bachelor of Arts in Child and Adolescent Development from California State University, …

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[27 Aug 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,341 views]

We have launched a new, streamlined front page to our school website, smes.org. Important items for all parents to note: the link to the Parents page has been moved from under “Quick Links” to the top left corner of the front page. This is the best place for our parents to go first to access important parent information, including the PTF, the Nurse’s Office information, school forms and reports. Also, remember to visit the Tartan Today news site for the latest St. Margaret’s news, announcements and events, updated daily. Follow us on Facebook and …

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[27 Aug 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,068 views]

Attention parents and students:
Throughout the summer months, jewelry was found in all areas of the school.
You are welcome to stop by the Reception Desk and see if we have found any of your lost items.

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[27 Aug 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 2,684 views]

Parents:
Don’t forget to order school photos of your children.
The order form is located online at http://www.smes.org/main/parent_forms.aspx

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[27 Aug 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,037 views]

The last day to place your student’s hot lunch online order for the month of September has been extended to noon on Sunday, August 29, 2010. Hot lunch is served to students in grades 1 through 12 only. The first day of hot lunch is Wednesday, September 8, 2010. To place your order, please click here. For all future orders, please go to www.smes.org and click “Parent” on the upper left-hand side and then click “Hot Lunch.”

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[27 Aug 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,167 views]

We are pleased to share with you an update on our summer construction projects. Please see the points below and view a chronological photo gallery (click here) of the work that has been accomplished since our last update on July 30, 2010.

New grade 7 and 8 classrooms are complete. Teachers will begin preparing their rooms tomorrow to be ready the first day of school and we expect a formal Certificate of Occupancy this week.
The installation of Middle School lockers, picnic tables and landscaping is in progress.
Utility infrastructure work on campus …

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[27 Aug 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,542 views]

Dear Parents,
As we alerted you earlier in the summer, drop off/pick up, campus traffic flow and parking procedures are changing due to the construction on campus. Please review the following information that details the process for all divisions, and families with children in multiple divisions of the school. We know that these changes are likely to cause some short-term frustrations as we adjust to the new process at the start of the school year. Please know that these new driving patterns have been painstakingly designed to ensure student safety, minimize …

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[30 Jul 2010 | admin | Comments Off | 1,038 views]

Dear Friends,
This is an update on the construction taking place that we told you about at the end of the school year. It’s half-way through summer and already so much has happened as you will see in this photo gallery [click here] or when you come to campus. Here’s an overview of what has been taking place:

 The portable classrooms behind Highland Hall have been demolished andremoved.
The Highland Hall parking lot has been excavated and graded to make way for thenew access road to campus.
We are in the process of installing …

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