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Friday, February 5 is Take Your Child to Work Day


Take Your Child to Work Day is Friday, February 5! Sunset students in grades 2-5 may be invited to join you in your work day, but a field trip form is required and needed to be submitted by Wednesday, February 3. Have fun with your kids! Click here for more information.


Going on Now: Kids for Kindness Book Drive

Kids for Kindness is collecting used kids books in good condition to be donated to underpriviledged students working with Teach for America volunteers in other schools. Books can be donated in an y of the K4K Book Drive boxes around the school during the month of February.


Valentines Dance February 10


There will be a Valentines Dance for 4th- & 5th-grade students on Wednesday, February 10 from 3:05 p.m.-4:15 p.m. in the cafeteria. Tickets are $5 cash only, dress up for $1 extra. Pizza, snacks & drinks will be available for sale, plus a Valentine’s Photo Booth: $1 per picture. All proceeds will go to support the 5th Grade Promotion Activities. The last day to purchase tickets will be Tuesday, February 9. Click here for more information and to get the ticket order form.


Jump Rope for Heart collections and in-school events going on now


It takes heart to be a hero! Sunset is again participating in the American Heart Association's Jump Rope for Heart program. Your child brought home a collection envelope this week, and they'll be participating in various evens during their P.E. classes February 9-12. Please be sure to submit your collections envelope by Friday, February 12.


For more information, click here.


Mark Your Calendar for SWAT Night / Book Fair Night on February 25


Save the Date for a SWAT Night and Book Fair Night on Thursday, February 25 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. at Sunset Elementary! Come out, try some of our excellent experiments and get in touch with your inner scientist! Also, you'll be able to visit the spring book fair that will be going on in the media center, also between 5:30 and 7:30 p.m.


Click here to find out more. See you there!


Get Tickets Today for the FIPA Gala: Peace & Love


Save the Date for our 2016 FIPA Gala on February 27 at 7pm! This year's theme is Peace & Love and it is going to be super groovy! So break out your bell bottoms and throw on your favorite tie-dyed outfit! Galatickets are $75 each for FIPA member. Or, for $250 you can become a Family Sponsor and, in addition to TWO gala tickets and 20 raffle tickets, you'll be able to recognize your hip graduate or fab teacher with an ad in the event program. If you have a business you would like to promote, you can also become a Business Sponsor and share your message with our groovy members. Several sponsorship levels are available.


Register online now!


Other Galas for Your Calendar: 
GIPA (30 Years of GIPA!): March 12
SIPA (Paella Dinner): March 5
SEED (Casino Night): tentatively scheduled for April 23


Box Tops Due Soon!


Send in those Box Tops you've been clipping! Box Tops are due by February 12, so please spread the word, check expiration dates, and send in your Box Tops to your child's homeroom teacher. Our goal is to raise $3,000 this year!


For more information, visit or contact Box Tops coordinator Katia Porto at Thanks!


Our Goal is 100% PTA Membership!


The PTA has organized the following rewards for classes with 100% participation in the PTA and we have WINNERS!


These classes earned a $100 Target gift card and a class pizza party!

First: Mrs. Trujillo's kindergarten

Second: Mrs. Cobo's first grade


These classes earned a $75.00 Target gift card and a class pizza party!

Third: Ms. Teijelo's third grade

Fourth: Ms. Hamilton's second grade

Fifth: Ms. Robinson's fourth grade


Your Class Could Be Next!

Ask your room parent how close your class is to 100%!

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