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East Bay Unified/Bay Oaks tryouts are coming up May 4-20! Tryouts are open to girls and boys ages 8-13. For more information and to register go to www.eastbayunitedsoccer.org.

 

Cardboard Boat Building Contest Children of all ages (including adults) are invited to compete in the Encinal Yacht Club’s Cardboard Boat Building Contest on June 23.  Materials and plans are provided (or you can bring your own). You can enter either the Build & Race class (in which teams are given four hours to construct a boat at the yacht club or Build-at-Home (in which teams take a slower approach from home). For more information, contact John Platt at johntplatt@gmail.com.

 

 

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 5/9/18




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A variety of board positions on the PTA are now available for the 2018-2019 school year. In addition, non-board (but still very important) positions are open too. Interested in serving or learning more about the position descriptions? Attend the PTA meeting on Wednesday, April 18 at 6:30 p.m. in the Media Room. Reminder: Child care is provided. Help play a role in Paden's success!

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 4/18/18




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Zoo Day is coming up Saturday, March 24 from 11-4 at the Alameda Free Library. All families invited to this special day with a fun lineup that includes:

Oakland Zoo at 11:00

Wild Animals Inc. at 1:00

Tracy the Animal Guy at 3:00

Creative animal-themed crafts in between live animal visits.  We're not kitten around...alpaca the kids into the car or on your bike and head to Main Library for animal fun!  

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 3/13/18




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Alameda Aquatics is holding a free swim team open house and clinic on Sunday March, 11, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. The event, which will include demonstrations, swim skill assessment, and a question and answer session, will be held at the Encinal Swim Center at 230 Central Avenue. Children aged 5-14 and their parents are welcome. For more information, please contact membership@alamedaislanders.org.Ages

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 2/15/18




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Join us for a Family Fun Night in the MPR! Wear a costume and be ready to have some fun!

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 10/27/17




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The Alameda Education Foundation’s After School Enrichment classes @ Paden are starting SOON! What’s being offered I hear you say??

Mondays:

Rock Band for Grades 2-5

(instruments provided - no playing experience necessary)

Time:  3:00-4:00pm.  

Dates: Oct 16 - Dec 18 (no class: Nov 20 & 27)

Cost: $195 

 

Tuesdays:

GameON for Grades 3-5

Make your own video game with Scratch 

Time:  3:00-4:00pm. 

Dates: Oct 17 - Dec 19 (No class: Nov 21 & 28)

Cost: $185 

 

Thursdays:

Crazy Chemworks for Grades K-2

Chemistry experiments

Time:  3:00-4:00pm.  

Dates: Oct 19 - Dec 21 (no class: Nov 23 & 30)

Cost:  $185

 

For a full description of the classes please go to: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1jSHOcTXOwhj014mu3YNu2I_lqjp9Ev0ES78u5UJkhGg/edit#gid=0

 

To register go to www.AlamedaEducation.org and click on the Blue Enrichment button.

 

Questions? Please email Angela Osterberger (parent volunteer) @  Paden@AlamedaEducation.org

 

Scholarships Available, please email Paden@AlamedaEducation.org

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 10/9/17




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Alameda Island Aquatics will offer a 3 week Fall Novice Program for 6-11 year olds for a flat fee of $75.  Practices will be held at the Encinal Swim Center. Prospective swimmers should know backstroke, freestyle, and torpedo. The program will begin Monday, October 30th and run through Friday, November 17th. There will be two classes: 4:30 - 5:15 pm, and 5:15 - 6:30 pm. For more information, contact Lisa Cuenca at membership@alameda.org.

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 10/8/17




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The Emergency Bags went home today. Please read the enclosed note for directions on what to put inside. We would like these back at school by next Friday, September 29th.

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 9/20/17




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Come run the Island at the Alameda Running Festival and support AEF!  The Alameda Running Festival is Sept. 16-17 at Alameda Point. There will be a Family Fun Run, 5k, 10k, and Half Marathon for everyone to enjoy. This 2-day festival is for all ages and features kids activities, great food, free local beer for participants, and most of all, enjoyment with one of the best running communities in the country.  

The Alameda Education Foundation (AEF) is a beneficiary of the Saturday 5K Run/Walk and Fun Run/Walk events! These are great events to introduce younger students to the fun of running or to run together as a family. Register at runalameda.com. Just for AEF friends:  Use this code and receive a 15% discount on entry fees:  AEFRUNFEST17

Not a runner?  Then enjoy the festivities while you volunteer.  High schoolers and adults are encouraged to volunteer and AEF will receive a donation for each registered volunteer that designates AEF as their beneficiary.  High school students may use this towards their community service requirements. Register to volunteer at runalameda.com/volunteer/ and be sure to enter AEF in the section for the nonprofit/club/team that your volunteering hours should benefit.

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 9/10/17




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6:00pm Classroom meetings for parents of TK, K, 1st, and 2nd grades

6:55pm All school meeting in the Multipurpose center

7:15pm Classroom meetings for parents  of 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades

Childcare will be available for school aged children.  Classroom meetings are for parents and guardians to have an adult conversation with their students' teacher.

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 8/28/17




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What an exciting first week of school! You should have received a packet with information and forms that need to be filled out and returned. Thank you for taking care of this as soon as possible!

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 8/22/17




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Please join us on Thursday, June 15 6:30-7:30 at Paden in the media center. We look forward to meeting you, hearing your questions and showing you our school.

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 6/12/17




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At its public meeting last night, AUSD’s Board of Education approved the hire of a new principal for Paden Elementary School and a new Director of Special Education. You can learn more about these hires in the attached press release, which is also pasted below and available on the AUSD website.

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 5/10/17




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Friday, May 26th, 12:30pm--Early Dismissal

Monday, May 29th, Memorial Day--No School

 

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Posted by: Kitrena Swanson
Published: 5/1/17