It’s the 22nd Annual Read-a-Thon!

Our second major fundraiser for the year, the 22nd annual Read-a-Thon, launched on Monday, February 4. Your student will bring home a Read-a-thon packet that includes information about the fundraiser and your student's reading log. Each student is expected to read for 30 minutes a day and ask friends, family, neighbors for donations for reading! It's a fun fundraiser with cool prizes! Help us reach our goal of raising $105,000 and reading 300,000 minutes. Get your reading on, Griffins!
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Rescheduled: Kinder and TK Info Night 12/17

We have rescheduled our Information Night for 12/17. Thank you for your patience! It took some time to find a date that worked for all of our teachers, our principal, the childcare providers, and our volunteers. You will need to RSVP for this even if you had signed up previously. We look forward to seeing you. Details: Monday, December 17, 6-7:30pm Glenview at Santa Fe 915 54th Street (at Market Street) Oakland 94608 Here is more info: Glenview Elementary in Oakland is hosting an Information Night for families of prospective kindergarteners and transitional kindergarteners at Glenview's temporary Santa Fe location.…
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Students Will Return to New Campus in August 2020

On November 5, 2018, OUSD informed the Glenview community that it has made a decision regarding the Glenview move-back date to its new campus in the Glenview neighborhood. Students will return to the new campus in August 2020. OUSD regrets that it was previously communicated to families that the move would be midyear. Although construction is on schedule to be completed in December 2019, several factors led to the district's decision. Please see more information in the following documents: 11/5/18 Meeting Agenda and Background Letter from Superintendent Move-in Date FAQ October 2108 Project Brief Please also see the 11/6/18 letter…
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CANCELLED ** Incoming Kinder/TK Info Night: 11/15 **

** CANCELLED DUE TO SMOKE. ** Calling all prospective kindergarten and TK families. Join us at our temporary home in the Santa Fe neighborhood to learn all about Glenview Elementary. Meet the principal and teachers, learn about the curriculum and enrichment programs, visit a kinder or TK classroom, and hear about our brand new school building and campus that will be ready soon Please RSVP at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/glenview-elementary-information-night-tickets-50584048250. Thursday, November 15, 2018 915 54th Street Oakland 6pm to 730pm
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OUSD and Construction Crews Celebrate Major Progress

Read the latest news about the Glenview construction site from a recent OUSD press release: OUSD and Construction Crews Celebrate Major Progress at Glenview Elementary Construction Site. You can read more about the new campus on the Glenview website.
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2nd-Graders: Welcome Back BBQ

To all 2nd-grade families: Please join us for a "Welcome Back" BBQ. It'll be an afternoon of good food and good friends in Dimond Park. Hot dogs, hamburgers, and vegan/vegetarian entrees will be provided. Please sign up to bring a side dish to share and RSVP at http://bit.ly/2uUaJ4q. Details: Saturday, August 25 12pm to 4pm Dimond Park BBQ area
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PTA Meeting: August 22

Please join us for our first general PTA meeting of the year. It's an important one because we'll be discussing the PTA's budget for the year, specifically how more than $200,000 is allocated. If you're not a PTA member yet, you join at the first meeting, or you can join online right now. Don't miss the opportunity to have your voice heard at Glenview Elementary. Wednesday, August 22 6pm: community dinner 6:30 to 8pm: meeting Multipurpose room at Glenview
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Key Dates

Check back here to see important upcoming dates about what's happening at Glenview Elementary. You should also check our spiffy calendar on a regular basis. Monday, August 13: First Day of School & Parent Coffee (8:30am, multipurpose room) August 13, 14, 15: Minimum days (1:15 Dismissal) Wednesday, August 22: General PTA Meeting (6pm, multipurpose room) Saturday, August 25: 2nd-Grade BBQ (Dimond Park) Thursday, August 30th: Back to School Night 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Monday, September 3: No school
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