Santiago Hills PTA

Help Wanted! Seeking enthusiastic committee chairs for 2017-18

The PTA is seeking enthusiastic people to join our team as chairs for the following committees for the 2017-18 school year: Pledge Drive Pledge Drive is our fall fundraiser. Chairperson will work closely with our membership chair to promote this fundraiser. The chairperson will also be involved with the planning...

Staff Appreciation Week May 8th–12th

May 8th–12th is Staff Appreciation Week Every year, we take a week to thank our extraordinary staff for all they do for our children. It’s the time of year to recognize your teacher and favorite staff members. Show your appreciation Here are some ideas to help make them all feel...

Calling All Bakers!

AWISH is coming up and we need your support to make it a success. We have planned for a Bake Walk game during AWISH Festival of Cultures on May 5th. Think “Musical Chairs” with baked goods as the prize!   While the music plays, participants walk around in a circle....

Jog-A-Thon Prize Dates – Raffle, Chick-Fil-A, Kona Ice & Grand Prize

We had another outstanding Jog-A-Thon this year and blew past our goal, raising over $45,000! To reward our students for working so hard, we will have the following events: Tuesday, May 2 – Raffle (lunchtime) – students will receive one raffle ticket for every $10 they raised. Tickets will be...

Reading Calendars

April marks the end of the PTA Reading Calendar program. Thank you for your participation! We will provide a Pizza Lunch on May 30th  as a prize for all students who turned in a calendar each month. Congratulations readers! Previous Reading Calendars April 2017 Click here to view and print....

Love your teacher? Show them with PATS! Extended – due 4/28

UPDATE 4/22/17: Deadline is Friday, April 28! There are only a few days left to order Parents Appreciating Teachers & Staff (PATS)! Show our teachers and staff how much you and your child appreciate all they do for our students by ordering your PATS today at www.ipsf.net/pats! Teachers and staff will...

Spring Used Book Sale Fri April 21, 1:30pm-3:30pm

  When: Friday, April 21   Time: 1:30-3:30 PM Where: School MPR Paperback books: $1, Hardcover books: $2, DVDs: $2 We Need Your Help! Do some spring cleaning and donate your gently used books to our school! We accept gently used children’s books (all ages and grade levels), books for adults and DVD’s. Donations accepted...

Spring ACE Classes Start April 19!

Update 4/16/17:  Spring ACE Classes begin Wednesday, April 19! Update 4/13/17:  Spring ACE Registration closes this Friday, April 14! With the high demand of Cartooning, the instructor opened up 4 additional spots! There are also very few spots available in STEAM. Register at www.ipsfacademy.org Spring Brochure : https://www.ipsfacademy.org/files/sh_spring_2017_web2.pdf Take advantage and register your student in the last session of ACE, especially on...

Parenting & Resilience in Kids: Speaker Series Friday April 14 6:30pm

How do you build resilience in children? How do you instill values to children? Parenting from the inside out: Instilling values, teaching resilience Come hear Dr. Luis F. Morales Knight, Director, Boys Town California, Behavioral Health Clinic talk on April.14.2017, Friday, 6.30 – 7.30 p.m. MPR Santiago Hills Elementary School....

AWISH Family Cultural Festival – Forms Now Available

Family Cultural Festival Friday, May 5 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. Around the World In Santiago Hills (AWISH) is our annual cultural festival celebrating the great diversity we have at our school.  AWISH features countries from around the world with fabulous food, fun, activities, music, and entertainment. Do you have...

Jog-A-Thon Pledges due March 31!

Update 4/13/17: We have raised over $45,000!!!!  THANK YOU to the wonderful Santiago Hills community, all the families and the extended families, and all the local businesses that came out to support us!  You are awesome!! If you forgot to turn in your pledges on Friday, please bring them to your teachers ASAP.  Your donations...

Speaker Series: STEAM Careers in Architecture 3/10/17 6:30pm

Friday, March 10 is our next Speaker Series event. Susan Lai is a senior designer at Gensler Newport Beach, an integrated architecture, design, planning and consulting firm. She will share her career passions, illustrate the design process, discuss the changing role of technology, and show that design is transformative.  Susan is...

Dr. Seuss & Right to Read Day

Thursday, March 2, is our annual Right to Read Day in honor of Dr. Seuss’s birthday. Kids can come to school in pajamas and bring a favorite book to read during the day. Students should wear comfy clothes, such as flannel pajama pants and a t-shirt, sneakers, and a robe...

Restaurant Night CPK Thursday 2/23/17 ALL DAY!

Present this flyer below to your server any time Thursday February 23, 2017. Enjoy an afternoon or eventing out with friends and families at CPK Tustin Market Place, and Santiago Hills PTA gets 20% of your purchase. Dine in and take out all counts! California Pizza Kitchen, Tustin Market Place , 3001...

IPSF Basketball Tournament – Register Today

Calling all Basketball players and enthusiasts!  The 3rd and last event in the IPSF Tournament of Champions is now pre-registering.  The Irvine Hoops Classic Basketball Tournament is set for March 10 and 12. If you are a 5th or 6th grader, Santiago Hills needs you to represent our school.  Please...

Jog-A-Thon Sponsorship Opportunities

The 2017 Jog-A-Thon is right around the corner and we are seeking sponsorships from local business partners and corporations. If you own a business or work for a company that supports local schools, please consider sponsoring Santiago Hills this year. All sponsorship requests must be received by February 10. You can view...

Nominations for PTA board and committee chairs

Our wonderful nominating committee will be busy putting together a slate of candidates for the 2017-18 PTA executive board. Please consider joining the board or be a chairperson for one of our many committees! We would love to have all of you! More the Merrier!! Below is a list of executive...

S.T.E.A.M. Based Engineering & Invention Class

The ACE program at Santiago Hills is bringing a hugely popular class to campus this winter. The S.T.E.A.M. Based Engineering & Inventions class has been selling out at our neighboring schools and comes highly recommended by all Irvine schools who have offered it! Explore the endless possibilities of the engineering...