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PRINCIPAL
Scott Blackwell, Ed.D.
Message from the Principal
Dr. Blackwell's Website

OFFICE HOURS
7:30 AM to 4:00 PM

ADDRESS
10625 Santa Gertrudes Ave. Whittier, CA 90603

Phone:
Fax:
Attendance Line:
Principal's Email:
School Website:

(562) 907-6300
(562) 943-2445
(562) 907-6310
sblackwell@ewcsd.org
www.leffingwellschool.com



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2015-2016 Kindergarten Information


Kindergarten Testing – Sign-Up in Office After Completing Registration
February 17th – Online Kindergarten Registration Begins & Intra-District Permits Accepted
March 2nd
– Kindergarten Inter-District Permits Accepted
March 10th
– Meet the Principal @ 9:00am in the Cafeteria
April 9th
– PTA Meeting @ 6:30pm in the Cafeteria
April 21st
– Kindergarten Preview Day from 2:30-3:15pm
April 24th
– Family Fun Night from 5:00-8:00pm
May 13th
– Open House from 7:00-8:00pm
May 19th
– Kindergarten Preview Day from 2:30-3:15pm
July 29th
– Lunch @ Leffingwell from 12:00-1:00pm
August 6th
– All-School Food Fundraiser Night at Local Restaurant (TBD)
August 7th
– Optional New Student Orientation @ 11:00am
August 12th
– 1st Day of School in 2015-2016 School Year

IMPORTANT KINDERGARTEN FILES

Letter from the Principal, Dr. Blackwell
Letter from the Kindergarten Team
Transitional Kindergarten & Kindergarten Admittance Age
Getting Ready for Kindergarten Calendar of Activities
Kindergarten Skills Packet
Learning Begins at Home, Get Your Child Ready for School
Kindergarten Common Core Standards

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Common Core Resource Page


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Leffingwell on Twitter




Our Mission


Our belief is that dreams are the launching pad for all students in their educational journey through life. Our dream is to be accepted for what we are, challenged to become what we can be. Our intent is to motivate our children to seek and reach their maximum potential through honorable and productive behaviors, which will enable them to become responsible members of society. Our ultimate goal is that our students will never lose their thirst for knowledge, or their joy for learning and living, and that they will always “Reach for the Stars.”


Leffingwell PTA


Presidents: Jennifer Tucker & Heather Wagner
Email: leffingwellptapres@gmail.com

Meeting Dates
September 11, 2014 at 6:30pm
October 9, 2014 at 6:30pm
November 13, 2014 at 6:30pm
December - Christmas Party (TBD)
January 8, 2015 at 6:30pm
February 12, 2015 at 6:30pm
March 12, 2015 at 6:30pm
April 9, 2015 at 6:30pm
May 21, 2015 - PTA Installation Dinner


Flyers
Box Tops for Education
Jamba Juice Fundraiser

Newsletters
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014

PTA Spring Book Fair 2015
Sign-Up to Volunteer


Upcoming Events


JANUARY 2015
1 - Happy New Year
5 - Teacher Training Day (No School)
6 - Students Return
8 - PTA Meeting at 6:30pm
12 - Collaboration Day (3-5)
12 - Spotlight Kids Theater After School Enrichment Class Begins
13 - Piano & Guitar After School Classes
19 - MLK Jr. Holiday (No School)
20 - Piano & Guitar After School Classes
26 - Spotlight Kids Theater After School Enrichment Class
27 - Piano & Guitar After School Classes
28 - 100th Day of School
28 - SSC/ELAC Meeting at 2:45pm
30 - Zero the Hero Visits Leffingwell
FEBRUARY 2015
2 - Collaboration Day (K-2)
2 - Spotlight Kids Theater After School Enrichment Class
3 - GATE Testing (3-5)
3 - Piano and Guitar After School Classes
4 - GATE Testing (3-5)
4 - 2nd Grade Dental Puppet Show
5 - GATE Testing (3-5)
6 - Gold Card Awards
6 - Pizza with the Principal
9 - Lincoln’s Birthday Holiday (No School)
10-13 - Book Fair
10 - Piano and Guitar After School Classes
12 - Grand Friends Book Fair Event After School
12 - PTA Meeting at 6:30pm
13 - Jump Rope for Heart
16 - Washington’s Birthday Holiday (No School)
17 - Kindergarten Registration Begins for 2015-2016
17 - Intra-District Permits Accepted for 2015-2016
17 - Piano and Guitar After School Classes
18 - Spring Picture Day
18 - School Musical Dress Rehearsal at Whittier High School
19 - Leffingwell School Musical at Whittier High School
23 - Spotlight Kids Theater After School Enrichment Class
24 - Piano and Guitar After School Classes
27 - End of 2nd Trimester

Awards


Cal Dist School GIF







2013 Honor Roll
Winner of
2008, 2009, 2010, 2012, & 2013
HONOR ROLL SCHOLAR / STAR SCHOOL
Award
(Awarded by Educational Results Partnership)






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