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Calahan Families, 

These are the reminders for the week beginning May 20th. 

May 20th – 24th

Library Open All Week – Please return all books

 

Monday, May 20th

  • 3th Grade SBAC Summative Assessment
    • ELA Computer Adapted Test

Tuesday, May 21st

  • 3rd Grade SBAC Summative Assessment
    • ELA Performance Task

Wednesday, May 22nd

  • 3rd Grade SBAC Testing
  • Math Computer Adapted Test
  • Room 17 and Room 21 to the Getty

Thursday, May 23rd

  • 3rd Grade SBAC Testing
    • Math Performance Task
  • Kindergarten – Malibu Ranger Station (Rooms 13 & 22)
  • 5th Grade – Fieldtrip to Holmes Middle School
  • 10:45 First Grade Animal Show

Friday, May 24th

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Published: 5/19/19




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A message from Calahan Street Elementary School
 

The following are reminders for the week beginning May 13th. 

May 13th – 17th

Monday, May 13th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear Blue or Calahan Gear at the Monday Morning Assembly
  • 4th Grade SBAC Summative Assessment
    • ELA Computer Adapted Test
  • GATE Testing in the Library (for students that were referred)

Tuesday, May 14th

  • 4th Grade SBAC Summative Assessment
    • ELA Performance Task
  • 1:40 K & 1st CATs Intervention

Wednesday, May 15th

  • 4th Grade SBAC Testing
    • Math Computer Adapted Test
  • 2nd Grade Field Trip – Aquarium of the Pacific

Thursday, May 16th

  • 4th Grade SBAC Testing
    • Math Performance Task
  • 1:40 K & 1st CATs Intervention
  • 1:40 GLM
  • PTA Menchie’s Dine Out Night

Friday, May 17th

 

We hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day! 

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Published: 5/12/19




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A message from Calahan Street Elementary School
 

Monday, May 6th – Friday, May 10th

Staff Appreciation Week

Monday, May 6th

  • Show your Calahan spirit! Wear blue! 
  • 5th Grade SBAC Summative Assessment
    • ELA Computer Adapted Test
  • 3rd Grade Field trip  – CSUN Performing Arts Center

Tuesday, May 7th

  • 5th Grade SBAC Testing
    • ELA Performance Task
  • 1:40 K & 1st CATs Intervention
  • 2:45 Staff Meeting

Wednesday, May 8th

  • 5th Grade SBAC Testing
    • Math Computer Adapted Test
  • 6pm YPD Lottery

Thursday, May 9th

  • 5th Grade SBAC Testing
    • Math Performance Task
  • 4th Grade Choir Concerts in the Auditorium – Please wear black or dark bottoms and a white top.
    • First Performance @ 9am - K and 1st grade
    • Second Performance @ 10:30am - 2nd and 3rd grade
    • Third Performance @ 12:40pm - 5th grade (if testing permits)
  • 1:40 K & 1st CATs Intervention

Friday, May 10th

  • Olympic T-Shirt Orders DUE
  • Staff Appreciation Luncheon
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Published: 5/5/19




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Calahan Families, 

The following are reminders for the week beginning April 29th. The library is open this week. Please return your books. It is Olympics T-shirt ordering season. Please do not forget to send in your T-shirt order. 

Monday, April 29th

  • Monday morning assembly – weather permitting. Show your Calahan spirit! Wear blue or Calahan gear!

Tuesday, April 30th 

  • 1:40 K & 1st CATs Intervention

Wednesday, May 1st

Thursday, May 2nd

  • 5th Grade Science Assessment
  • 2nd Grade Animal Show in the Library
  • 1:40 K & 1st CATs Intervention
  • 1:40 Volunteer Fiesta in the Auditorium

Friday, May 3rd

  • Last Awards Assembly

The PTA would like me to remind you about Teacher Appreciation Week. Please see information that was sent home in the Wednesday packet. 

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Published: 4/28/19




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Calahan Families, 

The following are the announcements for the week beginning on Monday, April 22nd. 

 

Monday, April 22 - 

  • Show your Calahan spirit. Wear blue!
    • Special performance by Room 25
  • Room 14 and Room 11 Field Trip to the Getty

Tuesday, April 23 - 

  • ELPAC Make-up Testing

Wednesday, April 24 - 

  • Taiko Drum presentation

Thursday, April 25 - 

  • Mis-Matched Day 

Friday, April 26th 

  • CSUN Multicultural World Music Day
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Published: 4/21/19




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Calahan Families,

The following are the reminders for the week beginning on April 8th.

Library Open All Week

Monday, April 8th

  • CATs Intervention – Grades 2nd – 5th

Tuesday, April 9th

  • Kindergarten Fieldtrip to Vons – Levine & Keith
  • 1:40 CATs Intervention Grades K & 1
  • PTA Dine Out Night at Presto Pasta – all day 
  • PTA Board Meeting 6:00 p.m. in Library

Wednesday, April 10th

  • CATs Intervention Grades 2nd – 5th

Thursday, April 11th

  • Kindergarten Fieldtrip to Vons – Aguilar, Lee & Rushton
  • 10:20 - 2nd Grade Assembly in the Auditorium – Night Light
  • 1:40 – BRIEF SSC Meeting – Waivers
  • CATs Intervention Grades K-1

Friday, April 12th

  • Jog-a-Thon
  • 1:10 Dismissal

Monday, April 15th – Friday, April 19th

  • HAPPY SPRING BREAK!!!

School will resume on Monday, April 22nd!

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Published: 4/7/19




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The following are the announcements for the week beginning on Monday, April 1, 2019.

April 1st – 5th

Monday, April 1st

  • NO SCHOOL! 

Tuesday, April 2nd

  • Spring Pictures & 5th Grade Pictures
    • 5th Grade – ALL students for culmination certificate
  • K & 1st CATs Intervention

Wednesday, April 3rd

  • 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention

Thursday, April 4th

  • 4th Grade – Mother’s Beach Field Trip (Marquez & Sheida)
  • K & 1st CATs Intervention

Friday, April 5th

 

Thank you to everyone who is attended Open House! We hope you enjoy your three day weekend.

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Published: 3/31/19




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Calahan Families, 

Monday, March 25th

  • Inspiring Notes Assembly – Percussion  Assemblies - K-1 – 8:20 a.m., 2-3 – 9:05 a.m., 4-5 – 10:25 a.m.
  • Make-up 5th Grade Picture on Apparatus 
  • 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention

 

Tuesday, March 26th

  • K & 1st CATs Intervention

 

Wednesday, March 27th

  • 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention

 

Thursday, March 28th

  • Crazy Hair Day
  • K & 1st CATs Intervention
  • Open House
    • 5:30 GATE Meeting in Room 18
    • 6:00 Classroom Visitations

 

Friday, March 29th

  • 8:30 Walk Around to look at other classrooms
  • 1:10 Dismissal

 

There will be no school on Monday, April 1, 2019 for Cesar Chavez Birthday. School will resume on regular schedule on Tuesday, April 2, 2019

 

 

There will be no school on Monday, April 1, 2019 for Cesar Chavez Birthday. School will resume on regular schedule on Tuesday, April 2, 2019

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Published: 3/24/19




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Calahan Families, 

Monday, March 18th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear Blue or a Calahan Shirt
  • 5th Grade Picture on the Apparatus – after the morning assembly
  • 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention

Tuesday, March 19th

  • 5th Grade – SBAC Test Readiness
  • 8:30 – 2nd and 4th grade Glasses
  • K & 1st CATs Intervention
  • PD & Staff Meeting – SPSA & Budget Development

Wednesday, March 20th

  • 1st Grade ELPAC Testing
  • 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention

Thursday, March 21st

  • 8:00 ELAC in Room 20 – SPSA & Budget
  • K & 1st CATs Intervention
  • 1:40 SBM/SSC in Room 20 – SPSA & Budget

Reminders, 

Open House – Thursday, March 28th at 6:00 p.m.

Early Dismissal – 1:10 dismissal on Friday, March 29th

No School – Monday, April 1st.

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Published: 3/17/19




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A message from Calahan Street Elementary School
 

The following are the announcements for the week beginning Monday, March 11th – 15th  

 

Monday, March 11th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear Blue or a school shirt. Monday morning assembly – weather permitting. 
  • 2nd – 5th Grade CATs Intervention Begins 

Tuesday, March 12th

  • K & 1st CATs Intervention

Wednesday, March 13th

  • 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention 

Thursday, March 14th

  • K & 1st CATs Intervention

Friday, March 15th

 

Don'f forget to set your clocks ahead on hour for daylight savings time. 

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Published: 3/10/19




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Calahan Families, 

The following are the reminders for the week beginning Monday, March 4th 

Parent Teacher Conferences All Week – The office will open at 7:00 a.m. The gate will open at 7:30 a.m. Please be reminded that we have early dismissal on Monday, Wednesday and Friday. School is out at 1:10 p.m. K and 1st grade intervention cancelled this week.  

BookFair all week in the Library

Monday, March 4th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! – Monday MorningAssembly, weather permitting. 
  • 1:10 Dismissal

Tuesday, March 5th 

Wednesday, March 6th 

  • 2nd Grade – OLSAT. No one can be admitted to second grade classes after testing begins. Second graders, please be on time.  
  • 1:10 Dismissal

Thursday, March 7th

  • 2nd Grade – OLSAT. No one can be admitted to second grade classes after testing begins. Second graders, please be on time. 
  • SBM/SSC Meeting at Lunch in Room 20 
  • 1:40 Dismissal

Friday, March 8th

  • Jessica to Title I Meeting
  • 1:10 Dismissal
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Published: 3/3/19




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Calahan Families, the following are the announcements for the week of February 25th – 1st    

 

Library Open All Week

 

Monday, February 25th 

• Show your Calahan Spirit, wear blue. Weather permitting, Monday MorningAssembly. 

 

Tuesday, February 26th 

• CATs Intervention – K & 1

 

• PTA Meeting in Library @ 6:00 p.m. with Special Guest for parents Pattie Fitzgerald – Internet and student safety. Y to provide child care. 

• Talent Show Try-outs in Auditorium right after school

 

Wednesday, February 27th 

Dine out night at the Dog Haus on Reseda Blvd. all day! 

 

Thursday, February 28th 

• CATs Intervention – K & 1

• Sports Day – Dress up and support your favorite team

 

Friday, March 1st 

• Read Across America

• Awards Assembly

 

It is the last week to turn in sweatshirt orders. Thank you to everyone who came out and supported Family Heritage Night on Thursday evening

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Published: 2/24/19




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Calahan Families, 

The following are the announcements for the week beginning Monday, February 18th. 

 

February 18th – 22nd   

 

Monday, February 18th 

• NO SCHOOL!  Presidents Day Holiday

 

Tuesday, February 19th 

• First Day of CATs Intervention – K & 1

• Afterschool Talent Show Try-outs 

 

Wednesday, February 20th 

11:15 – 12:15 Kindergarten in Auditorium

o Chinese New Year Celebration

 

Thursday, February 21st 

8:00 ELAC in room 20

• CATs Intervention – K & 1

1:40 SBM/SSC Meeting in room 20

6pm International Heritage Night

 

Friday, February 22nd 

• Dentist Visit for PALS – 3rd Grade

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Published: 2/17/19




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Calahan Families, 

The following are reminders for the week beginning Monday, February 4, 2019

Monday, February 4th  

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Monday MorningAssembly if it is not raining. 

Wednesday, February 6th

  • Tooth Fairy Classroom Visits– PALS, TK, & Grades 1 – 3

Friday, February 8th  

  • 4th Grade – San Fernando Mission Field Trip
  • PTA Valentine’s Dance 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the United Methodist Church on Reseda Blvd. 
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Published: 2/3/19




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Calahan Families, 

The following are the reminders for the week beginning Monday, January 28th.

Monday, January 28th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear blue! 
  • Monday morning assembly
  • STEM begins for 2nd grade 

Tuesday, January 29th 

  • PTA meeting in Library @ 6:00 p.m.
  • Devonshire Basic Car meeting in Auditorium @ 7:00

Wednesday, January 30th 

  • Stem – 4th grade

Thursday, January 31st

  • Pajama Day - Wear your Jammies! 
  • 6pm Family Math Night
  • Stem  - 5th grade

Friday, February 1st

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Published: 1/27/19




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Calahan Families, 

Monday, December 10th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear Calahan gear. 
  • No Monday Morning Assembly due to Holiday Program Rehearsal. 
  • Holiday Program Dress Rehearsal

Tuesday, December 11th

  • Holiday Program
    • 8:15 – 5th and K
    • 10:20 – 2nd and 3rd
    • 12:30 – 1st and 4th

Wednesday, December 12th

  • 8:00 ELAC in the Staff Lunchroom
  • Assemble Gingerbread Houses – Please join Cathy in the Auditorium. We will teach you,  if needed. 

Thursday, December 13th

Friday, December 14th

School will be closed for Winter Recess from Monday, December 17 – Friday, January 5th . School will resume on Monday, January 7th. Please check lost and found for missing articles of clothing. 

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Published: 12/9/18




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Calahan Families,

The following are the reminders for the week beginning Monday, December 3rd.

Monday, December 3rd  

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear Blue!

Tuesday, December 4th  

  • Audiometric Retesting

Thursday December 6th  

 

  • LAST DAY to turn in School Experience Surveys
  • 1:45 SBM/SSC Meeting
  • First and Third Grade Walking Field Trip to CSUN

Friday, December 7th  

 

We would like to remind everyone to please look for lost coats, jackets and other clothing items. Items will be donated to charity at Christmas Break.

Also, please complete the parent survey. It helps our school. You can access it online at http://achieve.lausd.net/schoolexperiencesurvey or from the link at Calahankids.org. Print out or send your teacher the certification and your child will get a prize on Friday. The deadline is Wednesday, December 5th.  We are aiming for 100% participation.  

Gingerbread Houses are coming. Please check your reminders from your teachers for information. 

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Published: 12/2/18




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Dear Parents,

During the week of December 3rd, we are mailing home the LAUSD Title I Parent and Family Engagement Policy, the Calahan Street Elementary Parent and Family Engagement Policy, and the Calahan Street Elementary Title I School-Parent Compact.  If you have any questions, you may contact the school at (818) 886-4612.

Thank you! 

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Published: 11/30/18




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 Calahan Families, 

Monday, November 26th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit!
  • Attendance Awards at Monday Moring Assembly (100% for entire grading period)

 Tuesday, November 27th

 

Thursday November 29th

  • Western Day 
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Published: 11/25/18




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Calahan Families, 

The following are announcements for the week beginning Monday, November 12th 

Book Fair in the Library All Week

Parent-Teacher Conferences All Week

Monday, November 12th

  • NO SCHOOL for Veteran's Day

Tuesday, November 13th

Wednesday, November 14th

Thursday, November 15th

Friday, November 16th

  • 1:10 Dismissal
  • CSUN Music Assembly – 8:30 in amphitheater.  All classes are welcome to attend.  Rick Alviso will be bringing his students to support on Drums. Please attend!  

School will be closed for Thanksgiving from Monday, November 19th - Friday, November 23rd. School will resume on regular schedule on Monday, November 26th.

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Published: 11/12/18




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Calahan Families, 

The following are the announcements for the week beginning November 5th. Thank you to the PTA and to all of the families who came to movie night on Friday evening

Sunday, November 4th

  • Remember to turn your clocks back an hour!

Monday, November 5th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit by wearing blue and/or a Calahan shirt! 
  • 2:35 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention

Tuesday, November 6th

  • Election Day in Auditorium 
  • 1:40 K & 1st CATs Intervention

Wednesday, November 7th

  • Make-up Picture Day
  • Last Day of 2nd – 5th CATs Intervention

Thursday, November 8th

  • Last Day of K-1 CATs Intervention

 

Reminders: 

Parent conference week and book fair begin on Tuesday, November 13, 2018.  School will be closed on Monday in honor of Veteran’s Day!  Please look for the school vacation schedule in the Wednesday packet.  Parent conference week is early dismissal all week. School will be closed November 19th – 23rd for Thanksgiving recess.

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Published: 11/4/18




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Calahan Families, 

The following are the reminders for our busy week. 

October 22nd – 26th

Library Open All Week

Monday 10/22 - P-22 Day

Tuesday 10/23

  • 1:40 K & 1 After School Intervention
  • 6:00 Reflections Showcase & PTA Meeting

Wednesday 10/24

Thursday 10/25

  • Crazy Hat Day 
  • 8:00 ELAC Meeting in Room 20
  • 1st Grade Field Trip to the Fire Station
  • 2nd Grade Field Trip to the Northridge Library
  • 1:40 K & 1 After School Intervention
  • 6:00 Science Night

Friday 10/26

  • Last Day to submit meal applications
  • CSUN Nutrition Class in Parent Center at 8:15 p.m.

Saturday 10/27

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Published: 10/21/18




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A message from Calahan Street Elementary School
 

Monday, October 15th  

YMCA will begin a character counts week at lunch. 

  • Show your Calahan Spirit!
  • Monthly Character Trait - Fairness
  • M & W Intervention  for grades 2 – 5
  • Third Grade STEM

Tuesday, October 16th  

  • T & Th Intervention for grades K – 1

Wednesday, October 17th

  • 2nd – 5th Intervention
  • 4th grade STEM

Thursday, October 18th

  • The Great Shake Out around 8:15
  • K-1 Intervention
  • 5th Grade STEM

Friday, October 19th

  • CSUN Parent Nutrition Class 8:15 a.m. begins in the Parent Center

We will be starting canned food drive to support the North Valley YMCA Thanksgiving baskets drive. We will have a collection box in the office and one in the Amphitheater. Stuffing boxes, canned green beans, canned corn, cranberry sauce, gift cards to the market, gravy packets, and chicken broth are needed. The YMCA gives away over 4,000 baskets each year. 

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Published: 10/14/18




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Calahan Families, 

October 8th – 12th  - Library Open All Week

Monday, October 8th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear Blue or a Calahan T-shirt
  • Monthly Character Trait – Fairness presentation at Monday morning assembly
  • M & W Intervention begins for grades 2 – 5
  • Stem – 3rd Grade
  • Drop in the Bucket Assemblies – Si, Garcia, Garza, Marquez 

Tuesday, October 9th  

  • T & Th Intervention begins for grades K - 1
  • Drop in the Bucket Assemblies – Ismail, Kovacs, Sheida, Dunn

Wednesday, October 10th

  • Walk to School Day
  • Stem – 4th
  • 2nd – 5th Intervention

Thursday, October 11th  

  • K-1 Intervention
  • Stem -5th

Friday, October 12th

  • Reflections Projects Due

I hope you all had a wonderful weekend. Attendance letters will be going home this week. Please try to schedule appointments after school hours. Thank you.

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Published: 10/7/18




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Calahan Families, 

Monday, October 1st

  • Show your Calahan Spirit!
  • This month’s theme is Fairness – Presentations by the 4th Grade TEACHERS (Students to perform at upcoming Monday morning assemblies.)
  • 3rd grade Stem

Wednesday, October 3rd

  • 4th grade Stem

Thursday, October 4th

  • 1:40 SBM/SSC
  • 5th grade Stem

Friday, October 5th

  • Awards Assembly – Citizenship
  • K garden

 

Thank you for coming to the PTA Fall Festival. It was a blast! Thank you PTA. 

Northridge Library will be hosting a meeting for parents of girls interested in Girl Scouts on Tuesday, October 2nd at 6:30 p.m. For additional information, contact Sandra Solis at 626-677-2247.

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Published: 9/30/18




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Calahan Families, 

Monday, September 24th

  • Show your Calahan Spirit! Wear Blue! 
  • 5th Grade to perform at the Monday MorningAssembly – Citizenship
  • Fifth Grade Performing
  • STEM in Room 2 for Third Grade 

Tuesday, September 25th

  • Picture Day 

Wednesday, September 26th

  • Staff Luncheon provided by Restored Church
  • STEM in Room 2 for Fourth Grade begins

Thursday, September 27th

  • Theme Thursday - College/University Day
  • 4th grade walking field trip to the Northridge Library  9:15 am
  • 8:00 ELAC Meeting
  • STEM in Room 2 for Fifth Grade begins – See separate schedule

Friday, September 28th

  • PTA Fall Festival
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Published: 9/23/18




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Monday, September 17th   

  • Inspiring Notes Assemblies – in Auditorium

5th Grade to Perform at Morning Assembly. 

All students wearing a blue shirt or any Calahan shirt will get a ticket. 

  • All Teachers & Staff are encouraged to show school spirit too!
  • 5th Grade Parent Meeting in the Auditorium @ 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday, September 19th  

  • NO SCHOOL, unassigned day. 

Thursday, September 20th  

  • School Resumes 
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Published: 9/16/18




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Calahan Families, 

The following are reminders for the week beginning September 10th.

Library Open All Week 

Monday, September 10th   

  • NO SCHOOL! 

Wednesday, September 12th  

  • Vision to Learn here at Calahan

Thursday, September 13th   

  • PTA Dine Out Night at the Habit
  • 6:00 Family Literacy Night

 

There will be no school on September 19th district wide.

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Published: 9/9/18




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Calahan Families, 

We hope that you are enjoying the long holiday weekend. 

Please be sure to return your child's emergency card and lunch application. We need them to support students and to reach you in case of an emergency. 

Monday, September 3rd  

  • NO SCHOOL for Labor Day

Thursday, September 6th  

  • 1:40 SBM/SSC in Room 20

Thank you to everyone who came to Back to School Night. 

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Published: 9/2/18




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Calahan Families, 

 

The following are the announcements for the week of August 27th. This is a reminder that Friday, August 31st and Monday, September 3rd  school will be closed for the Labor Day and Admissions Day Holidays. 

 

August 27th – August 31st

Library Open All Week

 

Tuesday, August 28th  

  • 6:00 pm PTA General Association Meeting in the Library

 

Wednesday, August 29th  

  • Back-to-School Night
    • 5:00 Parent Meeting in the Auditorium – SSC Orientation & Election
    • 6:00 Classroom Visitations
    • 7:00 GATE Meeting in Room 18

 

Friday, August 31st  

  • NO SCHOOL

 

Monday, September 3rd  

  • NO SCHOOL
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Published: 8/26/18




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A message from Calahan Street Elementary School

Calahan Families, 

I hope all of your students had a wonderful first week of classes. We are back on our regular schedule, Monday, Wednesday and Friday dismissal at 2:35 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday at 1:40 p.m. 

Monday - Our first Monday Morning assembly at 8:00 a.m. in the Amphitheater 

Tuesday - We are welcoming our new Title III coach, Ms. Yanez

Wednesday - We are welcoming our new Art teacher, Mrs. Berg

I wanted to let all of you know that Calahan will be closed next Friday, August 31st and Monday, September 3rd for Labor Day and Admissions Day. 

I hope that you all had a wonderful weekend with friends and family. 

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Published: 8/19/18




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Calahan Families,

Welcome to the 2018-2019 School Year. The following are the announcements for the first week of school.

Monday, August 13, 2018 – Class Assignments will be posted at 5:00 p.m. in the front of the school.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018 – First Day. Classes will begin at 8:00 a.m. Students returning to Calahan will report to their new classroom assignments. Students new to Calahan in all grades except for TK and K will meet in the lunch area for important school information. Classes dismiss at 1:40 p.m.

8:30 a.m. in the Library – PTA sponsored Boo Hoo Breakfast in the Library.

Thursday, August 16, 2018 – PTA Annual Ice Cream Social at 6:00 p.m. in the lunch area. Please come join other families and meet new friends.

Please submit lunch applications for your children, one for needs  to be completed per family, not every child. Submitting these forms provides funding for our school. Even if you feel you would not qualify, every application counts.

Classroom needs lists are posted online at www.calahankids.org

See you on Tuesday! 

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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 8/12/18




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Calahan Families, 

We hope you had a wonderful summer. It is almost time for school to begin. Here are a few reminders for the beginning of the school year. 

8/6 - Kinder Assessment Day - Please come to the office at your assigned time. We will assist you in getting to the assessment location. Thank you for your support. 

8/11 - Kinder and TK Parent Orientaition in the Audutorium. Come an get important infomration and meet your student's teacher. 

8/13 @ 5:00 p.m. - Classroom assignments will be posted. 

8/14 - First day of school. 1:40 dismissal. Please go to your new classrooms. If you are new to Calahan, please wait for Jeanne in the lunch area for announcments and staff will assist you in locating your classroom. 

For additional school information, please visit www.calahankids.org

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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 8/5/18




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Below is Calahan's 2018/19 bell schedule. You can also find the bell schedule and other important resources under the "Parent Resources" tab.  

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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 8/4/18




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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 8/1/18




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Calahan Families, 

Monday, May 28th – NO SCHOOL! 

Tuesday, May 29th  

  • Dance in the Auditorium
  • 8:30 Kindergarten & 1st Books & Beyond Assembly in Auditorium

Wednesday, May 30th

  • 4th Grade to San Fernando Mission
  • 8:30 2nd & 3rd Books & Beyond Assembly in Auditorium
  • 7:00 pm Devonshire Car Meeting

Thursday, May 31st  

  • Luau Day
  • 8:30 4th & 5th Grade Books & Beyond Assembly in Auditorium
  • 10:45 1st Grade Animal Show in the Auditorium

Friday, June 1st  

  • Calahan Olympics
  • 9:30 Pre-K Culmination in Auditorium
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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 5/28/18




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See attachment below for the newly released 2018-2019 Calahan calendar school of events. 

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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 5/21/18




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Calahan Families, 

Thank you to everyone who came to the LA Works Project Day. 

Monday, May 21st

  • Monday morning assembly – Room 25 will make a special presentation
  • 8:30 5th Grade Commencement Rehearsal
  • ELPAC Testing – Kindergarten & 2nd grade

Tuesday, May 22nd

  • Dance in the Auditorium
  • 8:30 am 5th Grade vs. Staff Ultimate Frisbee
  • 10:00 ELPAC Testing – Remaining 3rd & 5th Grade Students 
  • 10:20 5th Grade Commencement Rehearsal
  • 1:40 Last K – 2 Intervention
  • 7:00 pm PTA General Association Meeting

Wednesday, May 23rd

  • 8:30 5th Grade Commencement Rehearsal
  • ELPAC Testing – as Needed

Thursday, May 24th

  • Sail America Expo

Friday, May 25th

  • 8:30 5th Grade vs. Staff Softball Game
  • 10:20 5th Grade Commencement Rehearsal
  • 1:10 Dismissal

Monday, May 28th – NO SCHOOL!

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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 5/20/18




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Published: 12/12/17




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Below is Calahan's tentative calendar for the 2017-2018 school year. 

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Posted by: Sahra Sheida
Published: 5/27/17