Calendar of Events
PARENT CONFERENCE Week 3/17-3/21
Congratualtions to our Englush Learners who have reached English proficiency! We will celebrate with an assembly on March 25, 2014 at 8:30 a.m. in the school cafeteria! Students that will be recognized at the assembly were notified by mail.
Suva Students Promoting Healthy Habits!
On Saturday, March 29th,Suva Elementary's THINK Together Program and gardend club participated in a succesful MUSD Farmers Market, which was hosted at Bell Gardens Intermediate. Suva Elementary was one of ten MUSD schools that show cased and sold produce grown from their own garden in an effort to promote health and awareness. This event also featured free services and demonstrations from the Family Health Care Centers of Greater Los Angeles, the Los Angeles County Department of Public Social Services' Health and Nutrition Mobile Unit, and Altamed. Students and community members had an opportunity to participate on a planting demonstration provided by Home Depot.
212 Degrees Week!
Suva Elementary School had another success 212º Week. 212 Degrees is a motivational message that Suva Elementary adopted to inspire students, teachers, and staff to embrace the extra effort and attention that goes into created great results. During the 212º Week, students, teachers, and staff participated in week long activities in order to inspire personal best. The activities themes included 212 Degrees Day, I'm Going to College Day, and Team Suva Day. Our highlight of the week was having the Bell Gardens High School Drill Team chear on the students, teachers, and staff during the 212º Assembly. Everyone had a wonderful time. Go Suva Superstars!
Scholastic Book Fair Fundraiser
Suva Elementary would like to thank our Comp Ed Team, teachers, students, and parents that participated in our annual Scholastic Book Fair Fundraiser. It was a complete success. The Comp Ed Team, PTA members, and parent volunteers donated their time during school and after-school to make this week long event possible. Students, teachers, and parents had an opportunity to visit the school library and view the latest books, posters, and school merchandise provided by Scholastic. The money raised will be used to purchase class sets and new books for our school library. We hope to continue this annual event to continue promoting literarcy in our school and community.
Book It! Reading Incentive Program
Our daily homework includes reading at home each night. All Suva students are now enrolled in the Suva BOOK IT Reading Club! The BOOK IT! Program is all about turning kids who read because they have to into kids read because they want to.
During the months November-March, students who meet their monthly reading goals, will receive a Reading Award Certificate for a free Personal Pan Pizza from Pizza Hut. On the first visit, they will also receive an official BOOK IT Passport to Reading and sticker to track their reading throughout the program months. On subsequent visits, they will get another free Personal Pan Pizza and sticker and add to their passport. Our PTA will also be providing prizes.
Parents, you play an important role in this program. Our Teachers will be monitoring students' completion of their reading goal with a reading log. Please be sure your child reads each night and sign their log. By working together we can help your child become lifelong readers.
Grade Level Reading Goals for Home Reading Each Night