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[14 Feb 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,192 views]
Last Chance to Advertise in the Spring Fundraiser Evening Program

This is your last chance to turn in advertising for the Spring Fundraiser evening program!
Don’t miss your opportunity to become an advertising sponsor and promote your company’s goods and services to the highly desirable audience of St. Margaret’s Episcopal School parents and friends attending the 2013 All-School Spring Fundraiser “Music of the Night” on Saturday, March 16 at the Island Hotel in Newport Beach.
The deadline to submit advertising for the “Music of the Night” evening program is Wednesday, February 27.
For detailed information please click here.
 

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[14 Feb 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 2,171 views]
Make an Offer: Spring Fundraiser Super Silent Auction Opportunity

Shhh…No need for a bidder number or paddle to win this beauty! We’re going Super Silent!
Announcing the 2013 Spring Fundraiser Super Silent Auction Opportunity: a 2013 Range Rover Evoque, generously donated by Penske Jaguar Land Rover Cerritos.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
The 2013 Range Rover Evoque five-door is equipped with Pure Plus Package, and includes a fixed panoramic roof with sunblind, front LED fog lights, headlight power wash, home link, leather seats with lumbar and memory, rear seat center armrest with cup holders, a navigation system and digital and satellite radio. EPA rated 28 MPG.
MSRP: …

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[14 Feb 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,332 views]

Thursday, February 28, 8:15 a.m. Location: Tartan Center
The next Parent Teacher Fellowship Membership Mixer will be on Thursday, February 28 in the Tartan Center located adjacent to the Upper School Courtyard. Every parent is a member of the PTF, and we welcome you to attend. If you are in the Preschool and need childcare, please contact Ingrid Andrews.
This month’s guest speaker Darla Magana, director of Library and Media Center, will present “Creating a 21st Century Library and Learning Commons.” “The St. Margaret’s Episcopal School Library program inspires and supports creative …

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[7 Feb 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 2,457 views]
Acclaimed Speaker Dr. Tony Wagner Skypes with SMES and Shares Seven Survival Skills

By Dr. Jeneen Graham, Academic Dean
In his low carbon footprint presentation last week, Dr. Tony Wagner shared his vision for a new set of education goals that will equip learners with the skills and abilities the world needs. His presentation outlined years of research that led him to develop the seven survival skills for the 21st century learner. During three separate Skype sessions, Tony communicated his message to faculty and staff, parents and community members, and the Upper School students. As a supporter of Tony’s work for years, it was …

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[7 Feb 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,121 views]

Calling all St. Margaret’s parents: Pilates/yoga and power yoga classes are starting up again for a second session. Pilates/yoga class will be held every Monday from 8:15 – 9:15 a.m., located in the old dance room upstairs behind Campaign Center. Power yoga will be held on Tuesdays at the same time and location.
The instructors are world class and the attendees are fellow St. Margaret’s parents. We are a friendly group and both instructors take each student and work with them at their level to improving gradually over time. Don’t worry …

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[5 Feb 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,497 views]
“Music of the Night” Spring Fundraiser Online Auction Now Open!

Opens: Tuesday, February 5 at 9 a.m.
Closes: Tuesday, February 12 at 9 p.m.
The 2013 Spring Fundraiser Online Auction featuring items donated by St. Margaret’s fabulous faculty and staff is now open! Proceeds from the online auction support the Parent Teacher Fellowship Grants program benefiting St. Margaret’s student classroom experience.
To participate in the online auction:
1. Click here to visit the event website to begin.
2. Once on the event website, sign-in and register, then select auction categories on the left side, and browse/bid on the wonderful auction items.
There are popular favorites and …

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[30 Jan 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,183 views]
All-School Spring Fundraiser Online Auction Opens Soon!

The 2013 All-School Spring Fundraiser Online Auction featuring items donated by the St. Margaret’s faculty and staff opens on Tuesday, February 5 at 9 a.m. and ends Tuesday, February 12 at 9 p.m. The online auction offers some of our most popular items and has proven to be a huge success in the past, so don’t miss out on making your first bid on the 5th!
The Parent Teacher Fellowship is still looking for any items that you may want to donate to this year’s fundraiser. Underwriters are also welcome. If …

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[25 Jan 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,111 views]
Today’s Most Essential Skill: Innovation! Don’t Miss Acclaimed Speaker Dr. Tony Wagner Skype with SMES

Next Friday, February 1, 9 a.m. Location: Hurlbut Theater
Innovation is today’s most essential real-world skill, says Dr. Tony Wagner.Please join us as the Parent Teacher Fellowship Parent Up Education Series presents a provocative talk with Dr. Wagner, prominent educator, bestselling author and acclaimed global speaker, as he discusses what young people need from parents, teachers and employers to become the innovators of America’s future. Dr. Wagner will present thought-provoking research and practical applications, via a fully interactive Skype presentation, from his book Creating Innovators: The Making of Children Who Will …

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[25 Jan 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,046 views]
“Behind the Orange Curtain” Second Showing Added For Parents. Must See!

Friday, February 8, 9 a.m., Location: Tartan Center
Mark your calendars for a second showing of the award-winning documentary “Behind the Orange Curtain” on Friday, February 8. A PTF Parent Up special presentation, the film will screen in the Tartan Center beginning at 9 a.m. Following the screening of the film, there will be a panel discussion with a question and answer session led by Natalie Costa, the executive producer of the film. To view the trailer, please click here http://behindtheorangecurtain.net/behind-the-orange-curtain-new-trailer/.
The film delves into the staggering problem of teenage drug abuse …

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[23 Jan 2013 | admin | Comments Off | 1,265 views]
Win a New 2013 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque at the Spring Fundraiser “Music of the Night”

Saturday, March 16, 6 p.m. Location: The Island Hotel Newport Beach
Buckle Your Seatbelts for this Ride!
The St. Margaret’s All-School Spring Fundraiser “Music of the Night” Super Silent Auction is proud to present a brand new 2013 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque generously donated by Roger Penske of Penske Jaguar Land Rover Cerritos. This stylish car could be yours, so stay tuned for more exciting details in the next few weeks. For information about the 2013 Spring Fundraiser, please contact Beth Adamany at 949.661.0108, ext. 351 or email beth.adamany@smes.org.
 

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