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Special Video from Our Specialists - Wishing You a Great Summer (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on May 29 (last updated May 29)

A big shout out to our enrichment specialists - Music, Garden, PE, and Art - who stepped up during our school closure by providing engaging activities for our students to enjoy at home.

Here to wish everyone a happy summer, they've created a fun-filled video sure to get you in the mood!

Collection of Borrowed Materials (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on May 28 (last updated May 28)

As we prepare for the end of the school year, please start gathering school materials that may be at home which will need to be returned to school.  This will be done in an organized manner at an assigned day and time during the second week of June that your Cluster teacher will share with you.  Please begin to prepare for the collection of:

Summer Virtual Music Lessons from Mr. Cline (Article)

Submitted by Shazneen Gandhi on May 27 (last updated May 27)

Matthew Cline, our Open School Music Specialist, will once again be offering music lessons over the summer vacation. This time around, lessons will be held remotely at a discounted rate!

Chance to Purchase Culmination Lawn Signs (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on May 27 (last updated May 28)

As we make plans on how to celebrate our culminating Class of 2020, one option is to proudly display the accomplishment right at home with a Lawn Sign!

Weekly Update (Article)

Submitted by Silver Teacher on May 26 (last updated May 26)

Dear Silver Cluster Families,

We hope you enjoyed the 3 day weekend!  Can you believe we only have 3 weeks of school left?  As the school year comes to a close, we will continue to send out your child’s Zoom schedule and we ask that you read over their schedule as times and meetings can shift.  

Round of Applause to Our Rainbow Award Recipients (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on May 25 (last updated May 28)

Congratulations to our Rainbow Award Recipients!  These students were recently presented a Rainbow Award recognizing their various accomplishments, and we'd like to give them a big Woohoo!

Please note that not all clusters gave out Rainbow Awards this week:

Silver Cluster:  Benjamin B., Judah B., and Alexa C.

Orange Cluster:  Nathan O. and Gracie B.

LAUSD Summer School Enrichment Opportunities (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on May 25 (last updated May 26)

Looking for enrichment opportunities for your child during the summer?  LAUSD is offering these highly engaging classes in the following topics starting on June 24th for elementary school students:

Must See - Crazy Hair/Hat Slideshow (Article)

Submitted by Peggy Lew on May 23 (last updated May 23)

Share this with your kiddos!!!  

Here's Open School's Crazy Hair/Hat Week Slideshow that will surely put a smile on your face!  Thank you to those who showed school spirit and "let down their hair" (or spiked it up, or dyed it...). We hope everyone had fun!

The Culmination Parade is Back On! (Article)

Submitted by Antoinette Cass on May 22 (last updated May 23)

Hi Fifth Grade Families,

Holding out hope, worked in our favor!

This afternoon, LAUSD, under the guidance of Los Angeles County, announced that schools are now allowed to have celebratory vehicle parades in honor of culminations and graduations. In light of this wonderful news, Open School is once again planning to have our Culmination Car Parade on Thursday, June 11, 2020 at 11am. Stay tuned for additional information as this wonderful event approaches.

2020 Friends of Open School Alumni College Scholarship Recipients (Article)

Submitted by Antoinette Cass on May 21 (last updated May 21)