family picnic at 5:30 p.m. Sept. 20 at Verdugo Park. Teachers
traditionally organize games for their classes; parents help out by
selling pizza, cold drinks and school T-shirts; and sixth-graders and
their parents will be selling baked goods to raise money for their
Verdugo Woodlands Elementary
Back to School Night is scheduled for Sept. 19. That also will be
a minimum day for grades first to sixth, with dismissal at 12:20 p.m.
Afternoon kindergarteners will team up with morning kindergarteners
that day. Arrival time for both groups is 8 a.m. with dismissal at
11:31 a.m. The school's annual gift wrap fund-raiser is Sept. 16 to
Roosevelt Middle School
School picture day is Sept. 23. Back to School Night is Sept. 26
and it will be a minimum day with dismissal for all students at the
Wilson Middle School
Sherry Stockhamer is the school's new assistant principal,
following Debbie Rinder's recent move to Glendale High School, where
she is now an assistant principal.
Glendale High School
PTSA president Carol Hounsell said new parents can find out how to
help their students get the most from their high school experience at
the first PTSA meeting of the school year, set for 7 p.m. Monday in
the school library.
* JO VAN AMBURG is a member of the executive committee of the
Glendale Council of Parent-Teacher Assns. She reports every three
weeks on schools in the Glendale High School cluster. Contact her at
248-2272 or at Jothink@aol.com.