Important Upcoming Dates
Aug 9: First Day Of School
Aug 12: Conversation with the Principal @ 8:00 am
Aug 18: Back to School Night @ 5:45 PM
Sept 5: No School (Labor Day)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday
7:45 am – 2:27 pm
7:45 am – 12:27 pm
Monday - Friday
7:15 am – 3:30 pm
Registration: 8:00 am-2:30 pm
WEEK AT A GLANCE
DEL PASO MISSION STATEMENT
BE SAFE, BE RESPECTFUL, BE RESPONSIBLE --IT'S THE WAY OF THE DRAGON
TRUSD MISSION AND VISION STATEMENT
Vision: An unwavering focus on powerful and engaging learning experiences that prepare students for college,
career and life success.
The 2016-2017 School Year
Welcome back to School!!! As a reminder the first day of school is August 9th. Our start time for the 2016-2017 school year will be 7:45 AM. On Monday,Tuesday, Thursday and Friday dismissal will be at 2:27 PM. On Wednesday dismissal will be at 12:27 PM.
CONVERSATION WITH THE PRINCIPAL/PARENT UNIVERSITY
The first Friday of every month there will be a "conversation with the principal" at the start of the day. This will be immediately followed by Parent University. These meetings will serve as an opportunity for Mr. Macias to share important and useful information with the school community in an informal setting. Parents will also have the opportunity to share important information with the principal during these conversations. The meetings will start at 8:00 am in the school cafeteria on the first Friday of the Month. The first meeting of the school year will be August 12th.
WELCOME NEW STAFF
Christina DiStefano - Kindergarten teacher
Shannon Caldwell - 1st grade teacher
Samantha Moore - 1st grade teacher
Michelle Telles - 1st grade teacher
Jackie Garcia - 3rd grade teacher
Katherine Goodwin - 4th grade teacher
Elizabeth Vogel - SDC-M/M 4-6th grade teacher
Vanessa Anderson - counselor
May Lee - Intervention specialist
Tomorrow Larkins - RSP paraeducator
STARSTRUCK SHOWCASE HIGHLIGHTS
School Site Council
Information regarding the school site council will be available in the packet you will receive in the mail this summer. Please look for this information if you are interested.
Fifth grade students from Mr. Gathing, Mr. Phung, and Mr. Schmiegel's classrooms participated in Conestoga Wagon races, vicariously traveling across the Overland Trails of the Old West in the hope of creating better lives for themselves. The activity integrated many classroom core subjects and motivated all students to do their best. Most student-made wagons reached their intended destinations west and for those few students that did not make it to the trails' end, they faced poverty, illness, and starvation with both courage and grace.
Click on links below to watch videos:
TWIN RIVERS UNIFIED SCHOOL DISTRICT NONDISCRIMINATION STATEMENT
Twin Rivers Unified School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived race, color, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group identification, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, or gender expression; or on the basis of a person’s association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics.
If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or Director of the Student Services (CCR Title 5 and Title IX Officer), Rudy Puente, at 916-566-1620 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
On Tuesday, Aug. 16, the Twin Rivers school board met during regular session at the District Office on McClellan Park.
Please click HERE for meeting highlights.
Twin Rivers is ready for the new school year with a can-do attitude and we're happy to share the latest edition of We Are TR! The district newspaper focuses on district achievements and teacher-led initiatives. Twin Rivers is committed to supporting the education of all students in our mission to inspire each student to extraordinary achievement every day.
Click HERE to view the publication.
Click on the link below to find information regarding family resources in Sacramento.
2016-17 Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program Grant
Our students will receive fresh fruit and vegetable four times a week. The purpose of the grant is threefold: to create a healthier school environment; to expand the variety of fruits and vegetables that children experience and consume; and to make a difference in children's diets that will impact their present and future health. The fresh fruit and vegetables will be consumed either before or after lunch. If you have any questions about the grant, please talk to Mr. Macias.