School is Closed Feb. 18-22, 2013
Enjoy your Mid-Winter Break!
- Support Madera – Buy Gift Cards! (PDF)
You can actually fill out your order directly on the PDF file and email it to Crystal.
- Please remember to clip Box Tops – each one is worth 10 cents and they really add up.
Free $ for our children. Turn in your clipped Box Tops in the “Box Tops” bucket in office by March 1st.
- Take the 100 Day Pledge
Help Madera keep programs such as music, computer science and the garden alive by pledging $100.00 to Madera PTA today in recognition of the first 100 days of school.
Madera News & Events
- Pizza & Movie Night – Hotel Transylvania (PDF)
Friday, March 1, 2013
6:00pm – Dinner | Movie starts at 7:00pm
Print & fill out the form to reserve your pizza! Please turn it in by Mon. Feb. 25th!
- The Boot Classic
Saturday, March 2, 2013
A kickball tournament / Madera vs. Kensington Hilltop vs. Fairmont vs. Harding!
Volunteers will be needed and very appreciated – contact Christian Matthews.
- Madera Talent Show (PDF)
Friday, March 22, 2013 (save the date!) | 6:00pm – 8:00pm
For more info or to volunteer, contact Carolina.
- Madera Science Fair (PDF)
Tuesday, April 16, 2013 (save the date!)
Do plants like classical music or Taylor Swift more? Which brand of popcorn has the fewest un-popped kernels? Turn these questions into a science fair project! Projects are due on Apr. 9th.
» Science Fair Packet / Grades K-3 (PDF)
» Science Fair Packet / Grades 4-6 (PDF)
» Project Guide (PDF)
- Madera PTA Spring Auction and Dinner
Saturday, May 4, 2013 (save the date!)
@El Cerrito Community Center
The theme this year is Kentucky Derby – start thinking about your Derby hat!
Tickets go on sale March 4th
$35/single, $60/couple in advance | $40 per ticket at the door
Tickets may be purchased online (we’ll have the site up soon for orders) or via your child’s blue folder (a flyer will be sent home). More information to come – stay tuned!
- ‘Safer Routes to School’ Construction on Arlington has started and will continue through the break. Here’s more info about the project from the city of El Cerrito.
- Madera February Events At-a-Glance (PDF)
- February WCCUSD School Lunch Menu (PDF)
- El Cerrito Trail Trekkers – Motorcycle Hill Trail Work Parties
Saturday, February 23, 2013 | 10:00am
Help us perfect our Motorcycle Hill Trail! The trail is now usable and has been getting used! But more work needs to be done, and invasive broom needs to be pulled from this hillside to benefit native vegetation and wildlife. Tools provided. Bring energy. Meet at the trailhead between 7701 and 7705 Potrero Avenue.
- Go Portola Meeting
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 | 7:00pm
Want to submit an event / flyer / notice to the weekly blue folder?
Send it here!