We are currently at $100,00 out of $250,000. Thank you to all the families who have donated thus far. Our goal is 100% participation. Please consider donating to help our school reach it's goal. Partial payments can be made if you want to make monthly installments.
STEPS: Step 1: Select a donation amount Step 2: Click on "Add to cart and checkout" (at the bottom of the page) Step 3: Click on "Pay with Stripe" button to make a full payment now OR enter a partial payment (minimum of $120) in the box above the "Pay with Stripe" payment, then click on the "Pay with Stripe" button to submit your partial payment. You can come back to your account to make future installments. Step 4: Enter your credit card information. A receipt with the school's EIN and your donation amount will be sent to you over email. Please keep this receipt for tax purposes.
TOMORROW: Principal Coffee Chat
Highlands is having a Principal’s Coffee Chat on December 6th, at 8:30 a.m. Our focus topic will be building a culture of literacy at home and at school. A bus will be provided for families from our North Central San Mateo area. The bus will pick up at College Park School. For those interested in bringing baked goods, please sign-up at: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0b44aca92fa7f85-coffee
TOMORROW: December Dining Fundraiser - Tomatina Join us for our December Dining Fundraiser at Tomatina in San Mateo on Wednesday, December 6th. Present your waiter with the flyer (click here to get an electronic copy.)
Tomatina will donate 15% of food and beverage sales from lunch, dinner and takeout.
Smoothies & Jamba Juice Gift Cards
Jamba Juice Gift Cards for sale (SAVE up to $40 per card)
Wednesdays, December 6th, 13th and 20th 11:50-12:30pm @ the smoothies table near the Kindergarten gates. It's the perfect gift for friends, babysitters, the kids birthdays!! BUY a card for just $10 and receive 6 buy-one-get-one free smoothies when you visit any Jamba Juice location. All proceeds support 5th Grade Promotion and Activities
SMOOTHIES AFTER SCHOOL on WEDNESDAY (Weather Permitting) PROVIDED BY JJs in LAURELWOOD, San Mateo.
COME Support the 5th grade Promotion and Activities. Buy an ALL FRUIT 8 oz. smoothie for $3 at 12:20pm, just outside the Kindergarten gate on. JJ’s will donate 20% of all sales to Highlands School for the 5th grade promotion activities!
Project Wee Care Toy Collection
We are in the final week of the Project Wee Care's Toy Collection. Our collections thus far have not reached the levels as last year's drive, so please consider donating a toy (new, unwrapped) for those in need this holiday season. There are blue bins around campus, waiting to donations.
Thank you for your consideration!
Highlands Fundraising at Talbots
Thank you for participating in last week's Holiday Shopping Night at Talbots! Talbots has graciously offered Highlands a chance to extend our shopping fundraiser!
Those who were unable can shop between now and Friday December 8th and still have their purchases count towards our school's total! Please take advantage of this generous offer and mention "Highlands Elementary" when making your purchase.
Thank you for supporting your school!
HIGHLANDS SPRING MUSICAL
"The Music Man Junior"
Highlands Rec and Bay Area e.T.c are proud to announce our Spring Musical for Highlands school kids in Grades 1-5.
Sign-ups are going on this week!
Mandatory Parent Meeting, Monday, 12/11 @ 3:15pm in the Highlands LGI
Auditions: 12/18 & 12/19 (@3:15pm, LGI)
Callbacks by invitation only: 12/21 (@3:15pm, LGI)
Please register prior to coming to audition. All children who register will be in the musical.
Please click on the image above for more information.
Local Business, Local Support, Local Benefits!
Calling all local business owners,
Start 2018 strong by growing your business while supporting our school! We are looking for local vendors to participate in the first ever Highlands Business Expo. Come show off your wares while neighbors shop leisurely at your table OR promote your business by donating services that will be auctioned off during the night. Participation in the expo will include advertisement of your business.
Click on the image above to download the form.
The cost of registering a table is $100. All proceeds raised from the registration and auction will be donated to the Highlands PTA to support programs for Highlands Elementary students.
Date: Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018 from 5-8 pm (with set up for vendors starting at 4 pm) Location: Highlands Recreation Center at 1851 Lexington Ave, San Mateo, 94402
Please contact Pamela Bobowski at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Important Opportunity for Highlands Parents to Influence Budget Decisions in the San Mateo-Foster City School District
Parents and community members are invited to share ideas related to the District's fiscal deficit at a Town Hall meeting on the following dates from 6:30-7:30 pm:
Take advantage of an evening out while your kids are having a fun filled night at the Rec.Let them come play and relax in a safe and supervised environment.Pre-Registration required, No drop-Ins available.4 years old allowed ONLY if sibling of ASP child and MUST be potty trained.NO DIAPERS PLEASE!
-K-8th Grades -Pizza Dinner & Movie Provided -$5 sibling discount
FRIDAY 12/8 6:00-10:00pm $30/child Social Room
DON’T MISS OUT! Click on the link above to register.