Reminders/Updates (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 18 (last updated Aug 16)
  • Aug. 17 - Parents' Meet & Greet at 8:15 a.m. in Library
  • Aug. 23 - STAR Nova Registration Opens
  • Aug. 28 - Back To School Night from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Aug. 30 - Executive Board Meeting at 7:30 a.m.
  • Aug. 31 - NO SCHOOL

Weekly News - August 17, 2018 (Article)

Submitted by Yellow Teacher on Aug 17 (last updated Aug 17)

August 17, 2018

Safely Dropping Off and Picking Up Your Child (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 15 (last updated Aug 16)

For the safety of your children and others, please adhere to the following drop-off guidelines:

Afterschool Strings with Mr. Adkins (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 14 (last updated Aug 16)

If you are interested in signing up for violin, viola, and cello lessons taught by Mr. Adkins after school, please see the registration form for more information. There's even Kinderfiddle for the little ones!

After School Chess Tutors (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 14 (last updated Aug 15)

Want to learn how to play the strategic game of chess or want to continue honing your skills?  Sign up to be on our chess team that represented Open at the final challenge at USC (we made it to the Grand Stage 6 years in a row)!

Chess Tutors is starting Session #1 on Tuesday, September 18th and will continue until November 6th.

Back-to-School Night on Aug. 28th (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 14 (last updated Aug 16)

Save the Date:  Back-to-School Night is Tuesday, August 28th from 6:00 p.m. until 7:30 p.m.

Your child's teachers and the Friends of Open School have a lot of valuable information to share with you about this school year.

We will begin in the auditorium at 6:00 pm.

After School SQUEAK Computer Programming for Beginners (Gr. 4-5) (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 14 (last updated Aug 16)

B.J. Conn (former Blue Cluster Teacher for 34 years) will begin a Squeak computer programming class for Beginners only (without Squeak experience) starting Tuesday, September 4th through October 23th for Grades 4 and 5 only.

STAR Nova Session #1 Starts Soon (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 13 (last updated Aug 14)

STAR Nova is one of our after school opportunities bringing innovative and enriching programs to Open School.  STAR Nova invites ALL students to enroll in their classes taught by experienced instructors who are specialists in their field.

Check out what STAR Nova has to offer for this session:

LAUSD Offers Other Instructional Programs for English Learners (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on Aug 7 (last updated Aug 15)

The Los Angeles Unified School District provides five different instructional program options tailored to meet the diverse needs of English learners (ELs) and the educational preferences of the parents of ELs in elementary schools. If you have further questions, please meet with Ms. Lew on Thursday, August 23rd at 9 am in the office.

Kudos to a Fabulous School Year: See you in August 2018 (Leadership Message)

Submitted by Antoinette Cass on Jun 14 (last updated Jun 14)

What a wonderful year full of self-discovery, academic exploration and community building! A huge thank you to every parent that was involved by supporting their child's academic and social development. Being an active and engaged parent means making a difference in the life of your child, and we know each and every one of you are doing that. We salute you and we are eager to partner with you in the Fall to have another meaningful year in your child's life.