Want to do something fun and educational with the children this weekend? For this weekend only, the Aquarium of the Pacific is hosting the Moompetam Native American Festival. Don’t forget to print this flyer for the coupon.View full post
Join us tomorrow night at 7pm in the Del Lago MPR for our first PTA Association meeting of the year. Come hear the PTA’s plans for the school year and learn a little more about our new principal, Mrs. Televik and her vision for our school. We hope to see you all there. Light refreshments …View full post
Join us tomorrow night at 7pm in the Del Lago MPR for our first PTA Association meeting of the year.
Come hear the PTA’s plans for the school year and learn a little more about our new principal, Mrs. Televik and her vision for our school.
We hope to see you all there. Light refreshments will be served.
Presidential Proclamation–Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance
PATRIOT DAY AND NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE AND REMEMBRANCE, 2011
BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the American people demonstrated that in times of hardship, the values that define us do not simply endure — they are stronger than ever. As a Nation, we responded to unthinkable tragedy with an outpouring of service and goodwill. On that dark day, first responders rushed into a burning Pentagon and climbed the stairs of smoking towers on the verge of collapse, while citizens risked their own health and safety to prevent further heartbreak and destruction. As Americans, we came together to help our country recover and rebuild.
Today, we pay tribute to the selfless heroes and innocent victims of September 11, 2001, and we reaffirm the spirit of patriotism, service, and unity that we felt in the days and months that followed. By volunteering our time and unique skills, we can enrich communities across our country, and together, we can strengthen our Nation to meet the challenges of the 21st century.
In the days to come, I ask all Americans to join together in serving their communities and neighborhoods in honor of the victims of the September 11 attacks. Today and throughout the year, scores of Americans answer the call to make service a way of life — from helping the homeless to teaching underserved students to bringing relief to disaster zones. I encourage all Americans to visit Serve.gov, or Servir.gov for Spanish speakers, to learn more about service opportunities across our country.
As we join in serving causes greater than ourselves and honoring those we lost, we are reminded of the ways that the victims of 9/11 live on — in the people they loved, the lives they touched, and the courageous acts they inspired. On Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance, we pledge to carry on their legacy of courage and compassion, and to move forward together as one people.
By a joint resolution approved December 18, 2001 (Public Law 107-89), the Congress has designated September 11 of each year as “Patriot Day,” and by Public Law 111-13, approved April 21, 2009, the Congress has requested the observance of September 11 as an annually recognized “National Day of Service and Remembrance.”
NOW, THEREFORE, I, BARACK OBAMA, President of the United States of America, do hereby proclaim September 11, 2011, as Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance. I call upon all departments, agencies, and instrumentalities of the United States to display the flag of the United States at half-staff on Patriot Day and National Day of Service and Remembrance in honor of the individuals who lost their lives on September 11, 2001. I invite the Governors of the United States and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico and interested organizations and individuals to join in this observance. I call upon the people of the United States to participate in community service in honor of those our Nation lost, to observe this day with appropriate ceremonies and activities, including remembrance services, and to observe a moment of silence beginning at 8:46 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time to honor the innocent victims who perished as a result of the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand this ninth day of September, in the year of our Lord two thousand eleven, and of the Independence of the United States of America the two hundred and thirty-sixth.
Collect Bottles and Cans!
Collect only CA CRV or CA Cash Only! (California Redemption Value) beverage containers and separate them in bags by type: plastic bottles or aluminum cans.
NO GLASS PLEASE!
Bring to School on Recycling Wednesdays!
Drop your child off at school and leave your bags with us at the curb. We will do the rest.
Thanks for helping us earn money for the school while protecting our environment!
Please join us at the first Del Lago PTA Association Meeting.
September 16, 2014 @ 7 pm in the Del Lago MPR.
Refreshments will be served.
The Del Lago PTA is an integral part of the Del Lago Elementary School community. However, we are a separate entity and rely solely on the volunteer hours of our members and families. Please attend our meeting to get an idea of what we do and how our efforts affect the school.
Del Lago PTA Association Meeting Agenda
Meeting Called to Order – 7:00 pm
Approval of Minutes
Adoption of Budget
Adoption of Audit
President: Shauna DeHart
Principal’s Report: Mrs. Televik
VP Ways and Means: Stephanie Wyatt
VP Programs: Margie Metoyer
Membership: Stephanie Frank
Arts Advocate: Wendy Northrup
Book Fair: Joanna Garcia
Approval of the PTA Calendar
In year’s past, the Del Lago PTA has opened the TANK and offered an assortment of ice cream for purchase on Friday’s after school.
However, the Tank will remain closed, at this time, due to a new Saddleback Unified School District Nutritional Policy. When more information becomes available, we will share it.
Welcome! This time of year comes with mixed emotions. For me, this is a great time of year. I am excited for the skills that my children will learn and for the great people that I will meet. However, I know others don’t share my feelings but hope you will feel comfortable as you adjust to the changes of the new school year.
The 2014/2015 school year brings a new principal, several new teachers, and many new families. I am excited to welcome you all to the Del Lago school community. The Del Lago teachers, staff and PTA work tirelessly to make your experience at school a positive one. I hope you find our school to be a great fit for your family.
Shauna DeHart, PTA President
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