October 2, 2016                                                           Volume 25 Issue 8


Foundation Meeting

Our next Adobe Bluffs Educational Foundation meeting will be this
Monday, October 3 at 6:30 p.m. Come meet some new friends and learn about how you can make a difference.  Meetings are held off-campus so please e-mail Caroline DeWeese at cpdeweese@earthlink.net for directions if you are interested in attending. Drinks and dessert will be served.


Board of Education Candidates Forum - Monday, October 10, 6pm to 8pm

Come listen to the PUSD Board of Education Candidates to get a better understanding of their views and positions so you can make an informed decision at the voting booth.  The Forum will be at the Poway Unified School District Office at 15250 Avenue of Science, San Diego, CA  92128.  See the flyer for more information on the candidates and the forum.

16-17 Reflections Participation banner

"What Is Your Story" 2016-17 Reflections Theme

ABES PTA would like to invite your student (s) to be a part of this year's Reflections Program, a national art recognition program, and showcase your creativity.

This year's theme:  What Is Your Story

Entries are now being accepted in any of the following categories …



Red Ribbon Week - October 17-21, 2016

Join Adobe Bluffs Elementary School’s celebration of making healthy choices during Red Ribbon Week October 17-21.  Activities are as follows:

Monday, Oct. 17: Red Ribbon Week Kick Off. Wear Red!

Tuesday, Oct. 18: Healthy Choices Are Key to Your Dreams. Wear Your Pajamas!  Sign the pledge & get a treat.

Wednesday, Oct. 19: Being Active Keeps You Healthy: Wear Your …



Box Tops Contest

Do you save Box Tops? Each Box Top that you save earns money for our school. To participate, it's simple.....clip Box Tops, then label a ziploc bag with your child's name and room number, and drop inside the Box Tops bin located in the office. Make sure you have at least 10 Box Tops before returning a bag. BONUS: The classroom with the MOST Box Tops returned before October 21st will win a pizza party! Here's a link to all the simple ways you can earn Box Tops.  http://www.boxtops4education.com/


GATE Testing Registration, Deadline on Nov. 30th

Gifted and Talented Education (GATE) involves services for students whose cognitive needs may require modified classroom curriculum and instruction to accommodate their learning differences and ensure their achievement. Parents may request GATE testing for students in grades 2-7. Adobe Bluffs will test on January 18th. To request GATE testing for your child, complete a GATE Parent Questionnaire/Test Consent form online …



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!