Announcements


EAGLE FUN RUN
11/15/19
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12th Annual Mother/Son Dance
is 11/15

ALL-STAR PACKAGES  for our
12th Annual Mother/Son Dance can be ordered for $10 each. They will include an assortment of glow and sports toys. (All Star packages must be pre-ordered by FRIDAY, November 8th, 2019 please. We need time to order and assemble.) 

Click Here for more info

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5th Grade Science Camp


Help our 5th graders go to camp! Outdoor Education is a four-day, offsite field trip that is planned each year for 5th graders. The camp teaches a hands-on science curriculum and social skills, and provides a taste of the responsibility and independence students will need when they advance to middle school.
Outdoor education is a fun, enriching experience that kids look forward to, and that they will never forget! 


  Upcoming Events


NOVEMBER:
11 - NO SCHOOL
15 - Eagle Fun Run
15 - Mother/Son Dance
19 - General PFC Meeting (7-8pm)
22 – Report Cards go home with students 22 - Lost and Found Clean Out
25-29 - NO SCHOOL 

DECEMBER:
9 - 20 - Parent/Teacher Conferences (modified days/times TBD)
16-19 - Holiday Shoppe
20 - Lost and Found Clean Out
23-31 - Winter Break
No PFC meeting this month 


  Newsletters



  The Garden Corner



Our 3rd Annual Garden Pizza Party brought lots of smiles on Wednesday.  A special thanks to Joe Knapp for baking 75 pizzas in his wood fired oven, to Naked Tomato for donating all of the pizza dough, and to all of the extraordinary MDE families and staff who donated produce from their home gardens and volunteered to help prepare and serve up the pizzas.  It was a fabulous day and was only made possible by your generosity. 






  Social Media 




https://www.instagram.com/mount_diablo_elementary/  https://twitter.com/MDEEagles   






 

  MDE Power of Giving




Calling all Super Heroes!

We at Mount Diablo Elementary (MDE) rely on the POWER OF GIVING to ensure that our students achieve all levels of success!

  • Level 1: Education

  • Level 2: Technology

  • Level 3: Enrichment

If 100% of parents give, Parent Faculty Club (PFC) will be able to support our teachers, provide classrooms with new technology, and sponsor enrichment events.

To exercise your Super Power, click the Donate button below. Email the MDE Education Fund Treasurer with any questions.

CLICK BELOW TO SUPPORT OUR PFC!
Our goal is to have 100% of families contribute!  So, we are going to wrap up the Ed Fund drive with a 5-day campaign this week August 25th thru August 30th.  Each day we will provide a compelling reason to participate and an update on our fundraising goal.  Plus, everyone that participates has a chance to win a yearbook (Monday through Thursday) or a pair of tickets to the auction fundraiser (Friday giveaway).   

   What is the PFC?


The Mt. Diablo Elementary PFC is a non-profit volunteer organization that helps to fund programs and provide supplies that the school could not otherwise afford. 
The money raised by the PFC supports our computer program, provides instructional aides, yard duty support, curriculum enhancement, parent educator programs, classroom supplies, new technology, playground equipment, enrichment and reading assistance programs, and much more.

PFC Mission

To support high academic standards and a positive learning environment at our school through educational and social programs, parent outreach, and community involvement.

PFC Vision

To make every child's potential a reality by:
  • Helping to provide a strong educational and learning environment for students 
  • Maintaining a strong membership and good relationships with teachers and each other through effective communication, planning, documentation, and training
  • Having visibility and a voice in the community
  • Maintaining a healthy bank account through planning and the financial/strategic flexibility to adjust to outside factors

  How Do I Get Involved?



If you or someone you know might want to learn more about the PFC or if you might be interested in any of the open positions, please contact Alli Battistelli or Drina Rubiales at MDEPFC@gmail.com. Thanks for your support and we look forward to working with you! 

The PFC meets once a month at 7:00 PM, typically on the third Tuesday of each month. See the school calendar for actual dates. FREE babysitting is provided — there is no need to sign up in advance. 

  Meeting Notes



 2018-2019 School Year
 Minutes     
August 2018 February 2019
September 2018 March 2019
October 2018  April 2019
November 2018  May 2019
January 2019





  Earn dollars for MDE PFC



When you shop at Amazon.com:

http://smile.amazon.com/

Did you know that you can support MDE PFC via AmazonSmile every time you make a purchase on Amazon! If you start at smile.amazon.com you will find the same Amazon you know and love, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the price of eligible purchases to MDE PFC!


Signing up is easy!

Here's how to shop AmazonSmile:

1. Visit smile.amazon.com

2. Sign in with your Amazon.com credentials

3. Choose MT Diablo Elementary School Parent Faculty Club

4. Select It

4. Start shopping!

5. Add a bookmark for smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile


As a reminder, The Mt. Diablo Elementary PFC is a non-profit volunteer organization that helps to fund programs and provide supplies that the school could not otherwise afford. 

The money raised by the PFC supports our computer program, provides instructional aides, yard duty support, curriculum enhancement, parent educator programs, classroom supplies, new technology, playground equipment, enrichment and reading assistance programs, and much more.




  Konstella




https://www.konstella.com/

New to Mt. Diablo?  Register on Konstella!

Konstella is our school's communication tool for announcements and sign-ups, and it is our online directory. New families need to register!

Go to: www.konstella.com and click "Find Your School" and enter "Mt. Diablo" to register.