News & Updates

Check out the latest announcements, monthly meeting minutes and other important updates from your Manor Elementary School PTA.

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Last call for volunteers this year!

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We’re coming down to the wire here, folks–just six more days of school! But it’s a busy, busy week, and there are three events that we need volunteer help with: Field Day this Friday, a fun afternoon of games for the kids organized by Coach Young; the Year-End Fiesta, a free dinner for the whole family brought to you by …

Play-Well LEGO Night next Monday!

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Play-Well is bringing a whole load of LEGOs to Manor’s Multi-Purpose Room next Monday, June 3 from 5:00-7:00PM for some creative building time. Join us, and sign up to help if you can: www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054eadaf2fa2f85-playwell.

Thank You GGLC for Maker Night!

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*Family Maker Night* was awesome! Everywhere you looked, kids were engaged making things that lit up, flew, moved, shook, and withstood earthquakes (or didn’t). Thanks to all who volunteered. And BIG THANKS to the *Golden Gate Learning Center *team for bringing their creativity, enthusiasm, and know-how to Manor school. If you think the Maker Night projects were cool, you should …

PTA Meeting Minutes from Feb 6, 2019

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Manor Elementary PTA General Meeting Minutes February 6th, 2019 Attendees: Peg Minicozzi, Meredith Williams, Shannon OLeary, Minna Kim, Elizabeth Davis, Brook Wilkinson, Christine Trychin, Chelsea Fiore, Erica Tanamachi, Molly Casey, Renee Eshoo, Sara Ferner, Martha Martin, Andrea Haberlein Welcome and introductions Approval of minutes of January meeting Motion: Chelsea, Second: Christine Focus Group: EL Education at Manor with Martha Martin, …

SOS: Manor Family Dance!

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If your kids are excited about the Manor Family Dance, please sign up to help out for an hour or two. There’s no way the PTA can operate the event with the number of volunteers we have right now. Pretty soon our kids won’t let us near their dances, so let’s show them a good time while they still enjoy …

PTA Meeting Minutes from March 5, 2019

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Manor Elementary PTA General Meeting March 5th, 2019 Welcome and introductions Attending: Brook Wilkinson, Christine Trychin, Bethany Bloomston, Gretchen Mathis, Kate Porter, Renee Eshoo, Spike Klein, Bianca Burgarella, Principal Peg Minicozzi, Wendy Nuessle, Chelsea Donovan (incoming PTA co-president) Minna Kim (incoming PTA co-president), Erika Tanamachi, Leslie Desnaulniers Teacher News: Thanks for the teacher luncheon, sorry it was delayed by rain, …

Parent Education on January 30

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Ever feel like you could use more tools in your parenting toolbox? We all have moments when we are not at our best and have run out of ideas. Come listen to educator and mom Joanna Ho Bradshaw talk about *restorative practices*: what they are, why they will improve our relationships with our kids, and how to add them to …

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January PTA meeting and Parent Ed

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We’re postponing our January PTA meeting because Principal Minicozzi will be attending an EL conference for part of next week. The next PTA meeting will now take place on Wednesday, January 23 at 8:45am in Room 3. Hope to see you there! We’re also looking for someone to take over the position of Parent Education Coordinator; we already have all …

Sign Up Today for After-School Classes

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Time is running out to sign up for Manor’s after-school programs, and there are still lots of spots left! The winter classes will begin in late January, and the deadline to register is January 10. While you’re enjoying some quiet time at home over the holidays, take a few moments to check out the options and sign up for your …

NEW Winter and Spring After-school Programs at Manor!

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There’s an exciting slate of after-school programs starting at Manor in January: science, cooking, art, sewing, and much more, for everyone from kindergarteners to 5th graders! Click over to San Anselmo Recreation for all the details. Some dedicated parents worked hard to get so many new classes offered at our campus, which has seen a dearth of options in recent …