September 4, 2016                                                           Volume 25 Issue 4


PTA Association Meeting – Thursday September 8th at 6:30pm in the MPR

 After the Odyssey-of-the Mind and First Lego League presentations, please stay for our first PTA Association Meeting of the school year.  Everyone is welcome.  Come learn about the Reflections Art program and listen to our guest speaker, Julie Li, our mandarin teacher.  This is a great opportunity to hear what is happening at your school and in the PTA.


Odyssey of the Mind Information Session

Thursday, September 8 at 5:45-6:30 p.m. in the MPR

Parents and students are invited to find out more about this exciting program. For more information, click here.


Celebrate the Moon Festival in Balboa Park – September 10

Hosted by the House of China and Confucius Institute 11:30 PM to 6 PM. There will be food, calligraphy and craft booths on the lawn west of the Organ Pavilion and a free show in the Organ Pavilion at 6pm.   For more information go to, WWW.moonfestivalsd.com


Moon Festival Assembly at Adobe Bluffs – September 12

Join us at Adobe Bluffs at 8am for an assembly celebrating the Moon Festival.  We will have special performances including a Chinese noodle making demonstration by Chef Lau.  


March in the Poway Days Parade on September 10

Show your Aztec Pride.  As a Gold Ribbon School, Adobe Bluffs has been invited to march in the Poway Days Parade on Saturday, September 10.  If you are interested in participating in the event, please contact Jill Episcopio at abesptapresident@gmail.com.  


Support The Brain Tumor Foundation

Saturday, September 17 at Liberty Station

Join the Shank Family as we walk to support the San Diego Brain Tumor Foundation! Support Skip and so many others in their personal battles with brain cancer.  How can you help? 
Join us to walk/run with "Team Skippity Doo Dah."  If you can't join us, please consider making a donation.


Don't forget to order your 2016-17 Yearbook!!

Last year's book sold out!!

Order your child's yearbook online.  Online ordering is simple! 




It’s time to clean out your closets!! The very successful Foundation Shoe Drive is coming in September.  Don’t worry about their condition or size.  We take everything!!  Ask your neighbors, co-workers, and relatives.  Look for more details coming soon.


Emma Hellenkamp has made it to the Top 4 on SYTYCD!!!

Watch her on Fox, Monday Sept 5 at 8pm
But more importantly Vote!!!Vote!!!Vote!!!