The Rock’n Run-a-thon is back! Wednesday, Feb 22th
The Rock‘n Run-a-thon is a fun, music-energized day to celebrate fitness and our school! Students will rock out while they run or walk the playground/Running Club course with their friends. This is a fun one-day event that encourages all elementary students to take an active role in FUNdraising! Students can also earn cool prizes by raising money for AEA’s Enrichment Programs, like PE, art, music, science and gardening. Visit our Fusion Physical Education Website to read how the allocated PE funds will be used.
Donations are due by Tuesday, Feb. 21 so prizes can be ordered and delivered to students before Spring Break.
Fill out your orange donation sheet and turn in with checks or cash to the box in the front office or to your teacher. Extra forms are in the office, or print here: Donation sheet and details. Please make checks payable to: "Friends of AEA" or "FOAEA".
Credit cards accepted at foaea.org/run_a_thon.
All donations (cash, check, online) for a participant will be totaled so runners are qualified for their appropriate fundraising prize.
Your runner can win different prizes depending on their total donation amount:
- $20 - your runner earns a 2017 Rock’n Run-a-thon drawstring backpack
- $40 - your runner earns a 2017 Rock’n Run-a-thon t-shirt and drawstring backpack
- $80 - your runner earns an AEA water bottle, 2017 Rock’n Run-a-thon t-shirt and drawstring backpack
- $140 - your runner earns a Fusion Performance Wear Jacket! (uniform-compliant) , AEA water bottle, 2017 Rock’n Run-a-thon t-shirt and drawstring backpack
Parent Volunteers: We would love your help during the event to cheer on all of the runners or run a few laps with your child. Parents will also help with water stations and tracking laps around the AEA Playground/Running Club course.
- Kindergarten: 9:10-9:30 a.m.
- 1st Grade: 9:40-10:00 a.m.
- 2nd Grade: 10:10-10:30 a.m.
- 5th Grade: 10:40-11:00 a.m.
- 3rd Grade: 11:10-11:30 a.m.
- 4th Grade: 11:40-12:00 p.m.
We're looking for some rock'n bands or singers! Are you (or someone you know) available and interested in performing during our Rock'n Run-a-thon?
Please email Lissa with any questions or to volunteer. Hope to see you there!
A new German After-School Enrichment Program. Fun and Play, Learning German, Homework done!
For further questions please contact Peggy.
For more information, check out the flyer.
German Support Parent University
Please join us for a Parent University focused on how you can best support your child’s German language learning. Teachers will share the sequence of German language learning here at AEA, as well as provide useful strategies and resources for you to use at home. This Parent University will be offered in both English and Spanish, on the elementary school campus.
English Session, Tuesday, February 21st, 6-7:30 pm, in the Think Tank, led by German teachers, Katrin Goldman and Naomi Grogan-Hurlich (childcare provided in library) Sign Up here (English)
Spanish Session, Wednesday, March 1st, 8:15-9:45 am, in the MPr, led by German teacher, Janina Romero. Sign Up here (Spanish)
Cake Auction and Chili Cook-Off February 25th
Calling all chefs and bakers... please join FoAEA for the annual CAKE AUCTION AND CHILI COOK-OFF! Bring your best chili recipe or your most fabulous cake creation to AEA Middle School on Saturday, February 25th from 11-3pm. All cakes and chili must be homemade. Bid on amazing cakes, enjoy all-you-can-eat chili, sip a beer in the beer garden, and spend the day supporting AEA education at this great community event! There will be prizes for best chili, best cake (adult), best middle-school cake, and best elementary-school cake.
Kids - $5 presale ($10 day of)
Adults - $15 presale ($20 day of)
Includes everything: chili, rolls, bouncy house (kids), beer (21+), and other drinks
Buy your wristbands online here!
February 25, 2017 from 11am to 3pm at AEA Charter Middle School, 458 26th Street, San Diego, CA 92102
Sign up to enter a cake or chili.
Volunteer here to help sell wristbands ahead of the event.
Volunteer here to help at the event.
Middle School Used Uniform Sale, Sat Feb 25 during Cake Auction / Chili Cook-off
We will hold our second semester MS used uniform sale during the AEA Cake Auction and Chili Cook-off on Saturday February 25 from 11am – 3pm. We have lots of nice clothes, girl and boy sizes 10 to 18, as well as some women and men sizes.
This event is CASH ONLY. All uniform pieces are $2 each. Please BYOB (Bring Your Own Bag).
Please feel free to donate all your unneeded uniforms at the front office prior to the sale, or drop them at the sale. Our next semi-annual used uniform sale will not be until next fall, so don’t miss this one.
Questions? Please contact Amy here.
Seeking all gently used sweaters, jackets and hoodies, sized 5T and up!
Join AEA parents in an effort to help the Monarch School of San Diego,
a school that serves K-12 children impacted by homelessness.
Monday, February 27-Friday March 3rd.
We will collect all items during pick up and drop off at the entrance/exit. Other items that the Monarch school is always in need of include:
Toiletries (ie. deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, hair brushes, shampoos, soap, etc.) New shoes, new underwear, new socks, gently used clothing. More information here.
Rasselbande Preschool Annual Yard Sale
When: March 4th 7am til 12pm
Where: Rasselbande Preschool
What: Everything from clothes, toys, furniture and many German items !!
Why: to benefit our 'New tables and chairs' fundraising
We appreciate your visit and your donations. Martina Preczewski, Die Rasselbande Preschool, 619-465-4420.
German classes for parents at Grossmont College
Great opportunity to learn to speak German to your child and assist with German homework!
For more information please see flyers
6th Annual Live Music Month is coming in February!
We are excited to bring back our annual Live Music Month at Albert Einstein Academies. Singers and musicians are invited to share their talents through the month of February. We have set up times during lunch, for adults and 1st-5th grade students to perform. This will bring music onto our campus, and into the lives of our learning community. Live music month lunch time performances are scheduled for February 2nd, 9th, and 23rd.
Michelle Guarino, PYP Coordinator, Instructional Support
2nd Annual AEA German Theaterfest