TPES FOUNDATION


"The minute you step onto the Torrey Pines campus, you realize that this is not just a place for children, but a place for families." Read more>>   


  

Announcements 
  WEDNESDAY ENRICHMENT - NEW SESSION BEGINS OCT 29
TPES - in partnership with the La Jolla YMCA - offers Wednesday Enrichment throughout the year. This is a weekly series of themed clubs for students in grades K-5 and is a wonderful way to expand your child's enrichment and still take advantage of our minimum day schedule.

A new session begins Wednesday, October 29th. For more information and a list of Fall classes, please click
here.
 
  HALLOWEEN ACTIVITIES AT TPES - FRIDAY, 10/31
Start Halloween fun early! TPES is offering the following fun events:
  • Running Club Pumpkin Run - Ready, Set, Run for your special Pumpkin token (available to all runners with 5 miles) before school starts.
  • Halloween Parade - Show off your wonderful costumes at the annual TPES Halloween Parade at 2:15pm. Parents are welcome to come and cheer your children on!
  UPCOMING HOLIDAYS
The school will be closed on the following days:
  • Veterans Day (Tuesday, 11/11)
  • Thanksgiving Week (Monday, 11/24 - Friday, 11/28)
  • Christmas Break (Monday, 12/22/2014 - Friday, 1/2/2015)
  PARENT/TEACHER CONFERENCES - WEEK OF 11/17
Minimum Day Everyday This Week
Parent/Teacher conferences will be held over the course of the week. To ensure all parents have the opportunity to speak with their child's teacher, classes will end each day at 12:30pm. 

You will receiving a copy of your child's first report card of the year during your meeting. This is a great opportunity to speak frankly with teachers about student progress, academics, etc. If you have not already signed up for a conference, please contact your teacher. For more information, please click here.

  SPARE THE AIR DAY - FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 7TH
Walk, bike, or carpool to school every first Friday of the month! Participate on Spare the Air Day and receive a special charm.
  EARN FREE, EASY MONEY FOR TPES WITH ESCRIP AND REGISTERING YOUR RALPHS CARD
Did you know that you can raise money for TPES just by registering your Vons and Ralphs cards and shopping with these merchants? It's super quick and easy to start for your everyday purchases to make a difference at TPES. Here's how:


Vons/Escrip
  • Email your Name, Phone Number & Vons Card to School Coordinator Noemi Lavoie, who can set up your account (valid if you are registering for the first time).
  • Go to the Escrip homepage to register and sign up your Vons or your cash/credit cards online.
  • You can also shop at over 700 popular merchants and earn money for TPES by starting your online shopping at the Escrip Online Mall
Ralphs
  • Go to the Ralphs website to register your card. You'll need your Ralphs card number and the TPES Organization number 80317 to enroll.
  • Scan the barcode found here during your next visit to the store.
   NEW FAMILIES AMBASSADOR INFORMATION
Is your family or your child new to Torrey Pines Elementary? Liliana Galindo is this year's New Families Ambassador and welcomes you to the school! Feel free to email her if you have any questions. 
  2014-2015 SCHOOL YEAR SCHEDULE
TPES bell times may be viewed here>> (login required)

San Diego Unified School Year Calender here>> 

 
WEBSITE ACCESS & E-TWIG COMMUNICATIONS
All families with enrolled students at Torrey Pines Elementary now have access to the Foundation site. Please check your email for a confirmation email. For gmail accounts, TPES-related communications may be going into the 'Promotions' folder and NOT in your Inbox. Please take a moment to take a look. If you are still not receiving emails, please contact our Communications team asap.

To receive E-Twig communications, you must have submitted a TPES Foundation form. If you have not already completed a form, please download the TPES Foundation Form here to obtain login access to the website, school directory and to sign-up for our electronic newsletter. 

TPES parents who are having difficulty logging on can reset their password on their login screen or can follow up with our Webmaster at tpeswebmaster@gmail.com.





Upcoming events

31 Oct 2014 8:05 AM • TPES Blacktop or Field
31 Oct 2014 2:15 PM • TPES Black Top
05 Nov 2014 11:00 AM • Nobel Drive, La Jolla Village Square
07 Nov 2014 8:00 AM • In front of bike rack
11 Nov 2014 • TPES
14 Nov 2014 8:30 AM • TPES classrooms

   
   

Here are everyday ways you can help us support smaller class sizes and quality programs at TPES:

   

    Register your grocery cards, like Ralphs Club Card. Everytime you shop TPES earns dollars! More info>>
   
    Box Tops for Education is a great way to get family and friends involved. It's fun, easy... it's Hip to Clip! More info>>
   
   

Register your cards with eScrip and everytime you make a purchase at an eScrip merchant TPES benefits! More info>>

   
    Tile painting parties will be offered throughout the school year. Tiles will be mounted on our school library! More info>>
   
    We'll be selling TPES apparel throughout the school year. Sport a TPES t-shirt and support TPES!

Section 5 of Article IX of the California Constitution guarantees students a “free public education.”

Torrey Pines Elementary School, 8350 Cliffridge Avenue, La Jolla, CA 92037
phone: 858.453.2323 /  fax: 858.452.6923
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