If you eat at Chevy's Fresh Mex, 101 N. Brand Blvd., between 11 a.m. and 10 p.m. Thursday, say it's for the Glendale High School football fundraiser and a percentage is donated.
WILSON MIDDLE SCHOOL
Progress reports are arriving in homes, and parents can contact teachers directly to nip problems in the bud. Red Ribbon Week activities include a dance from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, and Spirit Day Friday when students don red for drug awareness. A Veterans Day assembly is Nov. 3 honoring guests from various wars.
The school's food drive runs Nov. 6 to 10. The PTSA meeting with Paul Royer drew an appreciative audience who learned skills for dealing with teenagers.
"The PTA should be providing informative programs such as this to the community," said PTSA President Patty Schermer.
ROOSEVELT MIDDLE SCHOOL
Watch for posted game dates of Roosevelt's Police Activities League (PAL) football team.
The five-week progress reports are out, and parents with questions should contact teachers.
"Working as a team, we can support and motivate children to become as successful as they possibly can be in school and in life," said Principal Maria Gandera. Red Ribbon Week activities are planned.
VERDUGO WOODLANDS ELEMENTARY
Verdugo Woodlands celebrates its 80th anniversary at the annual Fall Festival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the school, 1751 N. Verdugo Road. Everyone is invited, including neighbors and alumni.
Games, prizes, rock climbing, fantastic food, alumni stories and more are planned. For more information, or to be an alumni participant, call (818) 241-2433.