ESF NEWS

Give the gift of loving to read books…

When my daughter, Lily, started at Maidu, she took an immediate liking to the librarian, Mrs. Stephan. Lily continually looks forward to her class’ Library Day, especially getting to pick out a new book to take home each week. It’s become something of a family tradition now, discovering which book Lily has chosen that week and reading it together...

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2018 Annual Giving Campaign closes with $100k in donations

During the month of February, retiring board member Kim Vincent coordinated her 4th Annual Giving Campaign (thanks, Kim!).  This year we were able to close the campaign with just over $100,000 from 12% of our families. While we never want to discount the significance of $100,000, we have a responsibility of putting these results into context.  Unfortunately, over the...

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9th Annual Art Auction & Music Exhibition is a wrap!

Thanks to everyone who braved the rain, piled their families in the car, and came out to Bayside to attend this year’s Art Auction & Music Exhibition! It was a great night with a packed room full of students, teachers, administrators and parents appreciating our kids’ talent through art and music. We hope you enjoyed the new layout which...

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Happy Holidays!

Between wrapping up school projects and holiday gifts, year-end activities, and addressing those last-minute holiday cards, I am tied to my to-do list. In that spirit, here is a to-do list for all of us to tackle when we return rested and ready from the winter break… Attend ‘Dollars and Sense of School Funding’ presentation on January 31 Donate...

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The Effects of Sleep on Learning and Memory

Are our children suffering from sleep deprivation?  View more information on the workshop by downloading the PDF here.

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