All prospective families are invited to our Open House, from 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursday, Nov 14th. This information night is a great chance to learn about Peralta’s programs, meet our principal Rosette Costello and the kindergarten teachers, and ask questions. Families with incoming kindergartners, as well as upper-grade transfer students, are welcome to attend.
. . . → Read More: Interested in Peralta for 2014/15? Mark Your Calendar for Nov 14th
The new school year starts on Monday, August 26th. Please note that the first week of school is a Minimum Week. Also, school now lets out at 2:50 M, W, Th, F, and 1:30 on Wednesdays and minimum days.
It’s time for the Peralta Fund! Each September, we ask all families to give what they can to support a broad range of programs at Peralta, ranging from art to our PE coach, from Spanish to music classes, and much more. We want all families to participate. Every class that has 80% participation gets . . . → Read More: Peralta Fund is Here!
This letter is from State Senator Loni Hancock, whose grandchild attended our school. Senator Hancock asks for our help in securing important organizations in K-12 education, such as the California Arts Council. Given recent problems in securing funding for the Arts Council by a 2/3 majority, she asks us to show support for SCA15, . . . → Read More: Letter from State Senator Loni Hancock
Many, many thanks to all those who made the March 5 auction such a special—and successful—evening. From the emcees to the auctioneers to the bartenders to our fabulous organizers-in-chief, Star Lightner and Ann Becker, the entire evening was a pleasure!
If you missed it, you can still score some great loot. And some of . . . → Read More: Auction thanks…and opportunities!
Friday March 4 is the last day to buy auction tickets online, while they are still $15/person!
Click on the banner at left to buy yours. Tickets can still be purchased at the door for $20.
Several items have been added to the auction catalog. Download the addendum here.
Don’t miss out on the . . . → Read More: Auction Tomorrow–Buy Tix Today!
The 2011 Peralta Speakeasy Auction opens tonight, with online bidding on 145 great items—from a year of Peet’s coffee, to tickets to Disneyland, to a Girl’s Day Out in Rockridge. These items are only available online, so don’t wait until the March 5 auction—start your bidding now!
Click here to place your bids (hint: . . . → Read More: Online Auction Now Open! Feb. 24-March 2
Listen up, dames & daddy’s: Peralta’s annual auction is right around the corner, this year with a 1920s Speakeasy/Juice Joint theme.
Here’s the scoop:
Event: Peralta Uptown Auction & Juice Joint, a speakeasy benefit for Peralta Elementary School Date: Saturday, March 5, 2011 Time: 5-11 pm Place: Uptown Body & Fender, located at 401 . . . → Read More: Peralta Speakeasy Auction: March 5th
This Friday, we’ll hold Brewing Community for all parents in the Kindergarten Courtyard! We’ll be featuring that great, organic, warm Urban Blend coffee for a suggested donation of $1/cup.
Come join us for bagels, coffee, and some special pastries from local bakers!
Etienne will be taking donations of a good bottle of wine, for . . . → Read More: Brewing Community: New Location, Same Java
Please join us for our February PPTG meeting tonight, February 2nd.
Dinner will be at 6pm, followed promptly by the meeting at 6:30pm. Childcare is provided and is free, as is the dinner. Ellen Oppenheimer’s cooking class will be serving up another delectable din, lovingly prepared by Peralta’s own students.
On the agenda:
Garden . . . → Read More: PPTG Meeting Tonight! Feb. 2, 6:30 p.m.