The Lion's Roar  

The Las Lomitas PTA Newsletter  
                                                                         Week of August 12 2013    
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PTA News
Newsletter Submissions
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Important Dates to Note: 


Tue., Aug. 20           Meet The Teacher; 8:45 - 9:15 a.m.

 Kindergarten Meet & Greet

 9:15 - 10:30 a.m.


Wed., Aug. 21          First Day of School starts at 9:00 a.m.

 PTA Coffee & Volunteer Fair - 

 Cano Hall 9:15 - 10:30 a.m.


Thu., Aug. 22           Las Lomitas League registration opens 

 at 7:00 p.m.


Tue., Aug .27            Parent Information Night

                               K & 1: 6:30 - 7:15 p.m.

                               Grades 2 & 3:  7:15 - 8:00 p.m.


Wed., Aug. 28           First day of Choice Lunch hot food                                          service

Mon., Sept. 2            NO SCHOOL - Labor Day holiday

Wed., Sept. 4            PTA Board Mtg. - room 20B
  9:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Wed., Sept. 11          Morning with the Principal - Cano Hall
                                9:00 - 10:15 a.m.
                                School Bd. Mtg. - District Office 
  7:00 p.m.

Wed., Sept. 18          Student Picture Day

Sat., Sept. 21            Pancake Breakfast - 8:30 - 10:30 a.m.






PTA News


I hope you and your family are having a wonderful summer!

In this first newsletter, our goal is to share important upcoming events and to provide a list of "quick links" to helpful information.

We look forward to seeing you at our Welcome Coffee & Volunteer Fair in Cano Hall on the first day of school.  Joining will be quick and easy with our mobile app.  If you can not join us in person, we welcome your participation.  You can sign up online using the PTA link below.

Christy Chin
Las Lomitas PTA President

Check off this "to do" item before school starts!


Engage in your child's education and contribute to his/her love of learning!


Your membership:

  • enriches the educational experience of your child and all children
  • supports outreach children 
  • helps to fund classroom activities
  • provides you with opportunities to connect with students, teachers and other parents
  • covers the direct costs associated with PTA activities
  • assures that all students attend inspiring field trips, enjoy healthy lunches every day, and make holiday crafts for family members
This is also where you can purchase your copy of the coveted school district student directory AND advance purchase your child's memory book.  Don't miss out!


Newsletter Submissions

The Lion's Roar is published by the Las Lomitas PTA as a service to the Las Lomitas families and community. Before submitting an article, please read our newsletter policies.

To submit an item, email Carol Clark ( by 12 noon on the Wednesday prior to the Monday publication date.

Submission Requirements:
  • In the subject line of the email, please include the section in which you wish your item to be placed (see our newsletter policies for the list of our regular sections); for example, the subject may read "PTA News" for any item related to PTA programs;  
  • DO NOT send the article as an attachment but in the body of the email: submissions sent as a Word doc will be rejected;
  • Clearly indicate the title of your submission;  
  • DO NOT send flyers but provide a link to them;
  • DO NOT send pictures but provide a link to them;
For past issues, visit the PTA Newsletter archive

Donna Hall
Lion's Roar Editor

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