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Welcome to the Home of the Roadrunners 

 

 

501 W. Mt. Oso Road 

Tracy, CA 95376

Site: 209.830.3335

Fax: 209.830.333​6

 

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There is a lot of information in our Beep! Beep! Newsletter for May. Please be sure to read it over so you don't miss any important dates.

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The South/West Park state-funded preschool for 4 year olds (must be 4 by September 1) will be accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year. Preschool packets will be available on April 20th, 2015, at 9am. Notification of those students who will be accepted into the program will be sent out in July. To qualify for the state preschool, families must meet income requirements. Parent participation is needed 2 times a month. If you have any questions, please call the office at (209) 830-3335. 

Le escuela preescolar financiada por el estado de la Escuela South West Park para niños de cuatro años (debe cumplir 4 años el 1 de septiembre) estará aceptando solicitudes para el año escolar 2015-2016.  Los paquetes preescolares estarán disponibles el 20 de abril, 2015 a las 9:00 am.  Se notificará a los estudiantes que sean aceptados al programa en julio.  Para calificar para el preescolar del estado, las familias deben cumplir con los requisites de ingresos.  La participación de los padres es necesaria dos veces al mes.  Si tiene preguntas, favor de llamar a la oficina al (209)-830-3335.

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Starting in Fall, 2015, children who turn 5 between September 2nd and December 2nd, 2015, will be eligible for the program. They will have the opportunity to continue building their skills and abilities. Their time in Transitional Kindergarten will help them to succeed in Kindergarten, become leaders in the classroom, and confidently navigate the school day routine. Applications are no available in the SWP office.


A partir del otoño de 2015, los niños que cumplen 5 años entre el 2 de septiembre y el 2 de diciembre del 2015 serán elegibles para el programa.  Ellos tendrán la oportunidad de continuar aumentando sus habilidades y capacidades.  Su tiempo en el Kinder de Transición les ayudará a tener éxito en el Kinder, y se convierten en líderes de su salón, con la confianza de navegar por las rutinas diarias del día escolar.  Las solicitudes están disponibles ahora en la oficina de la escuela.

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Kindergarten registration packets will be available in the school office starting March 4th. COmpleted packets can be turned in April 13th through May 8th, and June 1st through June 5th.

 Kindergartners are required to have a Physical exam done after March 1st, have up to date immunizations, and a dental exam. (No physical exams from before March 1st will be accepted.

 
Registration will not be taken from May 11th through May 29th.
PLEASE NOTE: Please pay special attention to the "Instructions for Submitting a Residency Affidavit". Read the afficavit carefully and thoroughly. Packets will NOT be accepted if the residency avffidavit is not followed exactly. The District is now required to collect 3 pieces of residency proof and it is outlined in the affidavit.   
 
Los paquetes de registración para el año escolar 2015-2016 de Kinder serán disponibles en la oficina escolar comenzando el 4 de marzo.  Los paquetes ya completes pueden ser regresados del 13 de abril al 8 de mayo, y del primero de junio al 5 de junio.
Los niños que comenzarán el Kinder necesitan tener un examen físico hecho después del 1 de marzo, vacunas actualizadas, y un examen dental.  No se aceptarán examines físicos hechos antes del 1 de marzo.
La registración NO  tomará lugar del 11 de mayo al 29 de mayo.
Por favor NOTE:  Ponga atención especial a las “Instrucciones para presenter Declaración de Residencia”.  Lea con cuidado la declaración jurada, ya que no se aceptarán los paquetes sin la declaración jurada.  El Distrito require 3 pruebas de residencia y esto está hecho muy claro en la declaración.

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New Message from South/West Park Parent Club:

Thank you to evberyone who helped make International Day a fun event for SWP families!

The Parent Club needs to fill several important positions for next year: Vice President, Treasurer, and Secretary. We have to get volunteers for these positions in order to keep our non-profit status. Please contact the Parent Club if you are interested or need more informtion at swpparentclub@gmail.com . 

The Next General Parent Club meeting is on Thursday, May 7th, at 6:30pm. We look forward to seeing you there!

La próxima junta general será el jueves, 7 de mayo, a las 6:30 pm.    Si necesita contacto escribe al : swpparentclub@gmail.com

 

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South West Park's Newsletter is published monthly. 

Roadrunner Folders ~Home/School Communication

Every Wednesday, your child will be given a 'Purple Folder' to take home. Inside you will find important communication from the school, corrected papers, forms that need to be completed by a parent, and even fun opportunities for your student and family. Please be sure to ask for the folder, if your child forgets to give it to you. By sending it right back the next day you can be sure to receive all communications that are sent on the next Wednesday.

 

 

 
 
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NEW
 ***IMPORTANT SURVEY***
***ENCUESTA IMPORTANTE***
 
Tracy Unified School District is interested in gathering valuable feedback from all TUSD parents.
 
English version of stakeholder survey:
Survey window is through May 6
 
Por favor siga el enlace hacia la encuesta:
 
Versión en español de la encuesta stakeholder:
La ventana de encuesta es del 6 de mayo.
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 Thanks, again.
 Gracias
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PRINCIPAL'S MESSAGE
 A big than you to all of our families that attended our last two events; Spruce Up Day and International Day. Your support is greatly apprecciated. We truly appreciate your support in continuing to keep our campus clean. Our International Day was also a big succes! The food was delicious, our entertainment was fantastic, and the games were very fun. Thank you to all of our performers in making our event memorable. Thank you to our Parent Club for organizing the event, our staff for helping, and Marisol Morelos for directing the entrie day! Our school is fortunate to have such dedicated people to make all of our events exciting and memorable for our school.
 
The end of the year is quickly approaching and we have so many things to accomplish. One of our main goals before the end of the school year is to be completely ready for our big move to IGCG. We want you to know we will be prepared for your upper grade children (3rd-5th grade ) to smoothly transition to IGCG. After our surveys, we know over 250 parents need their child to be transported from our SWP camputs to IGCG. Our transportation department is ready to provdie that service. In order for us to get ready for transportation, we are having applications available beginning May 11th to May 22nd. Please stop by our office between 9:00-11:00am and 2:00-4:00pm to pick up an application. Please return the completed application to our office by May 22nd. Bus passes will be ready to be picked up beginning July 27th in our IGCG office. Please write these important dates on your calendar, so you will ensure to have your transportation application processed and pass ready to pick up in our office on July 27th.
 
We wish all of you a wonderful last month of school and a great summer break. Please do not forget our SWP office will not oepn until August 11, 2015, but our office at IGCG will open beginning July 27th to August 6yth. Our IGCG office will be closed on August 7th and 10th. Our SWP office will be closed the entire summer and will re-open August 11th for the first day of school. Class lists will be posted outside both offices at 5:00pm on Monday, August 10th. Summer office hours will be from 9:00-3:00pm and closed from 11:30-1:00 for lunch. Have a great summer! 
  
Ramona Soto-Barájas, Principal
Juan López, Assistant Principal 

 

Current Events 

May 1- No School for students
May 4- Early Release Day - 1:30 Dismissal

May 5-

Kindergarten fieldtrip to Rogers Theatre Gallo

Computer Lab Open for Families 6:00-7:00pm

May 6-

Open House 6:00-7:30pm

Computer Lab Open for Families 6:00-7:00pm

May 7-

School Site Council at 5:30pm

Parent Club Meeting at 6:30pm

May 8-

All Library Books are Due

Tracy Read In 1st-3rd Grade @ 9:00am.

THS Play for 4th and 5th Grade at 9:00am.

THS Play for 1st- 3rd Grade at 10:00am.

2nd Grade Mother's Day Tea

Movie Night at 6:30pm  (Paddington! It will be shown in English with Spanish subtitles.)

May 11th-

Early Release Day-1:30pm Dismissal

Move Day from 8:45-10:30 for 1st - 3rd Grade. TK and Kindergarten will be in the Library.

May 12th-

Movie Day from 8:45-10:30 for 4th and 5th Grade

Computer Lab Open for Families 6:00-7:00pm

May 13-

Last Day Computer Lab is Open for Families from 6:00-7:00pm

May 14th-

DARE Graduation for 5th Grade @1:30

May 15th-

Pre-school Pixie Woods Fieldtrip

Spirit Day- Crazy Sock Day

May 18th-

Early Release Day- 1:30pm Dismissal

May 21st-

Spring Festival

Pre-K through 2nd Grade @ 9:00am

3rd-5th Grade @ 10:00am

Parents @ 2:00pm

May 22nd-

Minimum Day (12:30 Dismissal)

Kindergarten Promotion at 8:45 for Bragg & Posey)
Lomdergarten Promotion at 9:45 for Coss, R. Garcia, and Bedolla)

4th Grade Hoyt Park Fieldtrip

2nd Grade Fathers Fun Day from 9:00am-12:30

May 25th- No School- Memorial Day

May 26th-

Trimester Recognition Assemblies

TK/Kinder in classrooms

1st Grade at 8:45am

2nd Grade at 9:30am

May 27th-

Trimester Recognition Assemblies

5th Grade at 8:45am

4th Grade at 10:00am

3rd Grade at 1:30pm

1st Grade Sports Day at 1:30pm

May 28th-

3rd Trimester Bicycle Raffle (during Flag Salute)

May 29th-

Pre-School Promotion at 8:30 in the cafeteria

Report Cards go home with students

Last Day of School- Minimum Day with a 12:30 Dismissal