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Thursday, November 16, 2017

11/17 - 11/24

DKIES students and their families had a great time at The Big Draw.  You can see photos of the event here:  https://photos.app.goo.gl/xpVTN2s6p0DlGClv1

Mrs. Armstrong captured the creation of our ocean scene and you can see both the final product and the process on our DKIES YouTube Channel.  

School Events

Fri. Nov. 17               Field Trip for 5th Grade to Wheeler Middle school for band concert

                     PTO first Popcorn Friday for the year - Preordered bags of delicious popcorn will be delivered to classrooms before school ends.

Mon. Nov. 20           School Community Council Meeting 3pm – 5pm

Tues. Nov. 21 .          School starts at 7;55 every day. Be on time or get tardy slip from office.

Wed. Nov. 22           Turkey Trot – each student is encouraged to donate canned food, dress comfortably, wear closed toe shoes & walk or run to the music for 20 minutes by the basketball courts and O building
Pre-School/Kindergarten
8:15 – 8:45
1st Grade
8:50 – 9:10
2nd Grade
9:20 – 9:40
3rd Grade
9:50 – 10:10
4th Grade
10:20 – 10:40
5th Grade
10:50 – 11:10

                                    
Chaperone Training in PCNC corner of front office from 12:30 – 1:00

Thurs. Nov. 23         NO SCHOOL – Happy Thanksgiving

Fri. Nov. 24               NO SCHOOL

Community Events

Fri. Nov. 17 .    Wahiawa Botatical Garden Learn how to make a ti leaf lei from noon - 1:30pm.  FREE but reservation required, call 808-522-7066

Fri. Nov. 17   EFMP Sensory Movie Night "CARS 3"-Join EFMP for a Family friendly sensory movie night, $2 PER PERSON. 7pm. Where: SGT Smith Movie Theater. Register at http://www.trumba.com/calendars/army_community_service_calendar or call EFMP at 808-655-4227 for questions.

Sat. Nov. 18 .    Ka'ala Elementary School Annual Recycling Day from 9am - 1pm.  Preserve natural resources by going green and donating e-waste like computers, monitors, printers scanners and televisions.  Accepting batteries, HI-5 beverage containers, used eyeglasses, and hearing aids. Usable clothing, prom dresses, women't business apparel and accessories, blankets, towels, canned goods.  The public can drive to the Ka'ala Elem. School parking lot at 130 California Ave, and be greeted by cheerful and helpful volunteers who will unload vehicles of donations of recyclable materials, knowing that nothing goes into the landfills.  So exciting!
     The following are items that will NOT be accepted: Tires, Paint, Metal, Motor oil, Cardboard, Paper, Plastics, Wood, Bulky items, Hazardous fluids

Sat. Nov. 18 .    Mililani High School Athletic Boosters Club hosts a Craft Fair from 9am - 2pm.  In the school gym and courtyard. Call 808-220-6440

Sat. Nov. 18 .    Friends of Mililani Public Library host a used book sale from 9am - 3pm. Offering bargains on books, CD's and DVD's. Call 808-627-7470

Sat. Nov. 18     Lyon Arboretum Holiday Plant and Craft Sale from 9am – 2pm.  FREE and open to all ages.  Shop for wreaths made from local greens, ornaments or new flowers, trees and plants for the holiday season at this annual event. Get there early so you can find on-street parking (a shuttle will take people to the arboretum), stop by the Keiki Activity booth for hands-on lessons in nature, then browse the handmade holiday decorations and Hawaiian honey products. Bring a picnic lunch, bug repellent and make sure to save some time to explore the hidden trails in one of our favorite free gardens. We tried it!  See our guide for where to explore, what you’ll find and why you may want to call before walking to the waterfall. 3660 Manoa Road in Honolulu, 808-988-0456

Sun. Nov. 19 .    Wiki Wiki one day Vintage Collectibles and Hawaiiana Show at the Blaisdell Center's Hawai'i Suites from 10:30 - 4:30. Guests will be able to peruse and purchase festive collectibles and antiques. General admission is $4.50 with early entry at 9:30 for $15.  For more information visit ukulele.com/wikiwiki.html

Thursday, November 9, 2017

11/10 - 11/17


School Events

Fri. Nov. 10 .            NO SCHOOL - Veteran's Day Holiday. Thank you for your service!

Mon. Nov. 13           School starts at 7:55 every day - be on time or get tardy slip

Tues. Nov. 14           Chaperone Training in PCNC corner of front office from 8am – 8:30am

Big Draw Family event 2:30 – 3:30. Bring your family to many crafty stations, PTO bake sale and vote on yearbook cover

Wed. Nov. 15           Field trip for ½ 5th Grade to Museum of Art (A1, A2)
                                    Dominos fundraiser all day long – order from Dominos on post and school profits

Thurs. Nov. 16         Copy Training in PCNC corner of front office from 8:00am – 9:00, no kids
                                   last day to Turn in $1.00 for popcorn. Will be delivered tomorrow


Fri. Nov. 17               Field Trip for 5th Grade to Wheeler Middle school for band concert
                     
                                  PTO first Popcorn Friday for the year - Preordered bags of delicious popcorn will be delivered to classrooms before school ends.

Community Events

Sat. Nov. 11 .    Wahiawā Lions Club 71st Veterans Day Parade
Honor veterans at the Wahiawā Lions Club Veterans Day Parade. The Royal Hawaiian Band will lead the parade as current and former service members march alongside military vehicles and pass out American flags for keiki to wave. There will also be taiko drum and elementary school ʻukulele groups, JROTC, marching bands and scouts. After the parade, there will be a ceremony at Wahiawā Town Center inlcuding anthems, speeches and trophies for the best units. Arrive early to find a place to sit along California Avenue. Streets close at 9:30 a.m., but there should be ample parking on side streets.Parade starts at 10am from Ka'ala Elementary. Look for our own school JPO's
Sat. Nov. 11 .         Wheeler Middle School 5th Annual Holiday Bazaar 9am - 2pm in the cafeteria.  Get a head start on your Christmas shopping. Shop from dozens of local artists and your favorite companies. Entertainment, food, opportunity drawings and more. 

  • Friday, Nov. 10, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 11, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 12, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The craft fair is only on Saturday, Nov. 11, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 
  • Friends of the Library of Hawaiʻi Art and Book Sale at Washington Middle School Cafeteria, 1633 S. King Street in Honolulu
  • Look for bargains on books, art and crafts at this three-day sale. Go early on Friday to get first pick of around 2,500 gently used children’s books, most of which cost $3 or less. There will also be CDs, DVDs, adult books and art to choose from. The art is all donated by the public and organizers say it is priced well below market value. Prices start at $5 and go up to $750. On Saturday, you can also shop for clothes, baked goods and crafts and buy plate lunches from the “You Hungry” food truck.

Wed. Nov. 15   EFMP Turkey Trot-Join EFMP, CYS Youth Sport and Outdoor Rec for a fun filled event with an obstacle course, battle balls and other activities starts at 2pm. Where: Outdoor Rec Center, Bldg. 2110. Register at http://www.trumba.com/calendars/army_community_service_calendar or call EFMP at 808-655-4227 for questions.

Fri. Nov. 17   EFMP Sensory Movie Night "CARS 3"-Join EFMP for a Family friendly sensory movie night, $2 PER PERSON. 7pm. Where: SGT Smith Movie Theater. Register at http://www.trumba.com/calendars/army_community_service_calendar or call EFMP at 808-655-4227 for questions.