November 6, 2016                                                           Volume 25 Issue 13


A Big Thank You…..

Thank you to all the chairs and volunteers who have made recent events at Adobe Bluffs such a success.  We appreciate all your time and effort.  We would like to especially thank the following individuals:

Brenda Rodriguez – Chair of the Reflections Art Program

Angie Roberts – Chair of Red Ribbon Week

Michelle Christman – Chair of Pizza Night with the Teachers

Amie Butman and Jill Episcopio – Co-Chairs of the Scholastic Book Fair

Julie Laubach – For her amazing design and creation of our Aztec Costume

These events would not be successful without the generous financial support of our Adobe Bluffs Families.  We are grateful to all who have contributed.  


Reflections Reception  

Thursday, November 10th, 5:30-6:30 pm

AB Families,

Join us this  Thursday November 10th, 2016 as we honor and showcase this year's Reflections Program participants in the Adobe Bluffs MPR from 5:30 - 6:30 pm. Finalists will be announced and all participants will receive a ribbon & certificate for their efforts.  Light refreshments will be served.

The entries were amazing this year and the kids would love your support.

Immediately following the reception, our school PTA will host its 2nd Association meeting, we hope to see you and your family there.


SPIRITWEAR is Coming!!! – On Sale at the Nov 10th Reflections Reception

Our new line of Spiritwear is coming next week. Many of the items will be available for purchase at the Reflections Reception. There will be a limited supply for purchase, so come early!!


SILENT AUCTION - Friday, December 2nd 6-8 pm

Mark your calendars!

This is our Adobe Bluffs Educational Foundation's largest fundraiser of the year and we need your help!

Can you donate an auction item from your small business or company?  Have a connection at a local restaurant? Do you have a special skill you could auction? - singing lessons, art lessons, baking, science, behind the scenes tour…



Book Fair Success $$$$

Adobe Bluffs had one of the most successful fall book fairs. As a result of all the purchases from our families, the library received over $3,400 in Scholastic dollars to spend on our library!!! Way to go Adobe Bluffs’ families!!


Our California State PTA does a lot of advocacy work on behalf of schools, children, and families.  As part of that work, they have taken positions on several statewide ballot measures, urging "yes" votes on Propositions 51, 55, 56, 58, and 63. 

For more information on these Propositions and the reasons the State PTA supports them, click here.

Our Poway Unified School Board has two out of five seats that will be filled during this election cycle.  Down ballot races like school board are very important locally, so do your homework and don't forget to vote!


Save the date for our Mom’s Night Out!  Nov. 17th at Miguel’s in 4S Ranch

10514 Craftsman Way San Diego, CA  92127

15% of the proceeds benefit the AB Foundation!


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!  Just follow these steps:

•  Visit www.memorybook.com/parentpay

•  Enter our school code 83711

•  Add yearbook options ($26 or $29) and love lines ($7) to your cart and complete the student details in the online form.

•  Submit order, payment and you're done!

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