Paly Link

A PTSA publication


Sunday, Jul 24, 2016
tower building drawing

The Paly Link is distributed on Sundays, except during school breaks and holidays.  Changes will be highlighted as New/Updated/Corrected.  To submit an article, see Submissions Guidelines.
July 29
Back To School Packet Stuffing, 9am-4pm, Tower Building Volunteers Needed
New (PTSA)
Aug 2
Back To School Packet Mail-out  New
Aug 11
Freshman Student Orientation Dinner (PTSA) New
Aug 12
Staff Back to School Luncheon (PTSA) New
MondayAug 15
First Day of School  New
ThursdayAug 18
Welcome Back Dinner, 5-8pm  New
ThursdaySept 1
Back to School Night, 6:30 pm  New
Back to School Packet Stuffing
:  Volunteers Needed!  
Friday, Jul 29, 9-4pm, Paly Tower Building
Its a tradition, and Paly relies on us to help. This is on campus, open to parents, guardians, students and community members. Students earn community service hours. Many shifts available. Link to signups:
Questions?  Please contact Liz Libbey at

Freshman Student Orientation Dinner 
Thurs, Aug 11
The PTSA is sponsoring the freshman orientation, and a way to get a glimpse of the classmates and their energy. 
What a GREAT way for these students to be welcomed, oriented and ready to begin high school. Link to sign ups:
Questions? Please contact Kimberly Schwan at or Oindrila Ray at

Staff Back to School Luncheon  New
Fri, Aug 12, Paly MAC
This is a FUN way to welcome the Paly staff back to school. The staff really appreciate having a delicious and festive lunch while they make their final plans for  our kids! Many shifts available. See the sign ups:
Questions? Please contact Victoria Liu at or Cindy Roberts at
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paly viking ship logo

Paly Gear New
Show your school spirit! New styles and old favorites! Available online at or in person at Paly home football games & the Back-to-School dinner on August 18th. Also by appointment . All proceeds benefit Paly Athletics. 

Paly Sports Boosters Passes New
Help support a vibrant Paly athletic community by purchasing a Sports Boosters pass! Passes are good for admission for Paly regular season home games for all sports during the 20016-2017 school year. New this year: free VIKING SQUAD t-shirt with every Student Booster Pass (while supplies last). Order online: or by mail.

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The Paly Link is a Paly PTSA publication, emailed on Sundays, except during school breaks and holidays. Changes will be highlighted as New/Updated/Corrected.

Deadline for submissions: noon on Saturday, the day before publication. Flyers must be submitted by noon on Thursday. Ideally items run for 2 weeks, and no more than 3 weeks. Please do not submit items earlier than 3 weeks before the event.

To submit an item, send to palylink@paloaltopta.orgSee submission instructions here. Include a header or title line, then a line listing the date, time and location of the event. Follow with a brief (2-4 sentence) description of the activity, with the most important information first. List email, contact information and web links last.  Items are published at the discretion of the editors. 

--Shuchi Grover, Pavan Bakshi, and Anh Quan Paly Link Editors
--Bala Aiyar, Paly Link List Manager and Gordon Craig, Paly Link Webmaster 
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