Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Upcoming Events
September 1st, Monday
No School (Labor Day)

September 2nd, Tuesday
First Day of school for 1st – 6th grades

September 4th, Thursday
First day for all Kindergarten students

September 4th, Thursday
Yahoo/Boohoo club for Kinder parents after drop-off
8am & 11:30 am

September 11th, Thursday
Back to School night
6:30 -8 pm

September 18th, Thursday
PTO meeting

Cafeteria (Free childcare)
6:30 – 8 pm

Greetings Tobias Families!


No Academic Seminar/early release this Wednesday
There will be regular dismissal at 2:20 pm, Wednesday 9/03. Early release (1:50pm) will resume on Wednesday, September 10th.

Annual Kindergarten Yahoo/Boohoo club
Parents of am/pm Kinder students are invited to join us on the stage for light snacks, beverages and prizes after drop off. This will be at 8 am & 11:30 am on Thursday, September 4th. Don’t worry, we’ll have plenty of tissues and or celebratory grins! Whether this is your first or last kindergartener, join us for a breather, high five and a place to wipe your eyes.

Background checks
Background checks are required to volunteer (including classroom help, PTO and field trips) and expire every two years. Prior to volunteering, we ask that you complete the volunteer application process at https://volunteer.hsd.k12.or.us/volunteerapp/Pages/application.aspx

Tobias Chess Club
This year, Chess club will run from late October through February and will meet one day a week (most likely Tuesdays) for an hour after school. Mr. Sayre is looking for volunteers who play chess to help run the program. Ability to teach strategy is greatly appreciated! If you are interested in helping, or have questions, please contact Mr. Sayre at sayret@hsd.k12.or.us.

Hillsboro School District to use Additional Gain Share Money for Full School Year, Staffing
Read more at  http://www.hsd.k12.or.us/News/tabid/123/Article/211/hillsboro-school-district-to-use-additional-gain-share-money-for-full-school-ye.aspx

Reminder for parents
When dropping off students, please use the vehicle drop off loop. Students should not be dropped off in front of the school, in between traffic, or where the buses pull in. The school does have signs indicating where/not to drop off. Let's all be courteous, respectful, safe and set a good example.

Dates to remember

Monday September 1st - No School (Labor Day)

Tuesday September 2nd - First Day of school for 1st – 6th grades

Thursday September 4th - First day for all Kindergarten students (Includes Yahoo/Boohoo club for Kinder parents after drop-off, 8am & 11:30 am)

Thursday September 11th - Back to School night @ Tobias, 6:30 -8 pm

Thursday September 18th - First PTO meeting of the year! 6:30 – 8 pm in the cafeteria w/ FREE childcare.