Bel Aire News Flash 
Bel Aire, PTA, and 
Foundation News

Key Dates:
April 26
Bel Aire Open House and Art Show
April 27
SBAC Testing
April 27-30
Del Mar Play
Seussical, Jr. the Musical
April 27-29, 6:30pm
April 30, 2:00pm
April 28
Deadline for Talent Show Applications
May 1
Del Mar Incoming 6th Grade Parent Orientation
8:30-9:30 AM
at DM
May 1-5
Staff Appreciation Week
May 3 
Parent Ed
5th Grade Family Life 

May 4
4th Grade Bike Rodeo
May 5
Deadline for Submitting Phoebe Hearst Award Nominations
May 9
SBAC Testing

May 9
Second Grade Parent Night
May 10
Hogwart's Student Council Fair Day
May 11
SBAC Testing
May 17 
Kids' Bingo at Blackie's
Tent at Blackie's
May 19
Pretty in Pink/Bohemian Chic Show & Boutique
Tent at Blackie's
May 20
"Back to the 80's Gala" Regatta
BA News Flash 4.26.17
Things are Hopping at Bel Aire!
This is an extra-long News Flash with tons of time-sensitive messages. Please hang in there and read to the end, so you don't miss any thing.
Tonight is Open House AND
the Bel Aire Art Show (MPR) AND
the Regatta Class Project Auction AND
Ticket Sales for DM's "Seussical" 

Tonight, April 26, 6:00-7:30pm
The whole family is welcome.

Come tour your child's classroom, visit the Bel Aire Art Show in the MPR, bid on the classroom art project, and pick up tickets to the Del Mar play. One-stop shopping.
Regatta Classroom Art Auction is
Make as many bids as necessary to win the project!  The lucky winner with the highest bid gets to take the project home that evening!  The Regatta team will follow-up with the winner to collect payment. Get ready to bid! It's Regatta season!!

Any questions, contact Zey Nasser: 
or Ghazeleh Jamei:

SBAC Testing Continues 
It's time for state testing. Most testing occurs between 8:00am and 12:00 pm.
Parents can help students to be successful by ensuring:
  • a good night's sleep/early bedtime
  • nutritious breakfast
  • reschedule any morning appointments
Testing Dates:
April 27
May 1-5 (various times) 5th only Science
May 9
May 11

Seussical Jr. Opens Tomorrow Night at Del Mar School
(Tickets available at BA Open House)
Come see the family friendly production: Suessical Jr, The Musical at Del Mar School! There will be two casts, "Green Eggs" and "Ham" performing this delightful show full of fun and fantastical Seussical characters. 

April 27, 28, & 29 at 6:30pm         
April 30 matinee at 2:00pm 

Tickets are $10 each.
For more information, click here
To purchase tickets, click here
Full Concessions Available Nightly!

(Tickets also available for purchase at Bel Aire Open House, April 26, 6:00-7:30pm)
Upcoming Student Council Events: 
April 28 - Talent Show Applications Due
May 1-5 - Talent Show Auditions (lunch recess)
May 8 - Auditions for MOSAIC campers only
May 10 - Hogwart's Fair Day

Bel Aire's Got Talent
It's time to prepare for one of the most exciting activities of the whole year . . .
the Bel Aire talent show
Students who choose to participate will need to print and complete the application form and turn it in to the office by the submission deadline, April 28.
Parent Events
Staff Appreciation Week - May 1st - 5th
A week long celebration of all our teachers do for our children! A theme for each day of the week to bring in something special for our teachers.

Bring a flower 
Write a thank you note 
Bring a snack or treat
Bring in school supplies 
Bring in a piece of fruit 

Fifth Grade Parent Orientation at Del Mar
Monday, May 1, 8:30am
Del Mar Middle School
Fifth Grade Parent Family Life 
Informational Meeting
Wednesday, May 3, 7:30-8:00am
Bel Aire 
4th Grade Bike Rodeo
May 4, during P.E.
Remember to Submit Phoebe Hearst Nominations
Don't forget to nominate your favorite teacher for the  Phoebe Hearst Outstanding Educator Award.  Using this survey, please tell us about the wonderful qualities that you and your child appreciate about his/her favorite teacher this year. Nominations must be received by Friday, May 5th

Second Grade Parent Night
May 9, 5:30-6:30pm
Bel Aire MPR
Bel Aire staff welcomes Reed second grade parents to come learn about life as a third grader at Bel Aire School.
Bel Aire Recognized in California Honor Roll
After an analysis of student data for every public school in California, Bel Aire Elementary was identified as a leader in students achieving grade level and beyond and has been named an Honor Roll school for the 2016 California Honor Roll. 

The 2016 Honor Roll recognizes public elementary, middle and high schools that demonstrate consistently high levels of student academic achievement. We are proud to be recognized for this honor, and would like to acknowledge our entire community in supporting this achievement.

Foundation Message: Thank you to the 623 families who have donated! Your commitment to quality public education ensures our district remains a countywide, statewide and nationwide leader. 

The Foundation relies on the community to fund valuable programs and educators that would not be possible without your financial support. 

Donate or pledge today
PTA News
PTA Executive Board Slate - The 2017 PTA Nominating Committee has completed their work on the Executive Board slate, which will be presented to the PTA Membership for election into office at the May 4 General PTA Meeting.  For more information, please click here: PTA Nominating Committee Info 
Foundation News
Tickets Now on Sale
Save the Dates:
May 19 - Fashion Show
Regatta Season is HERE! Glue all the stickers back on your Rubik's Cube because we're going Back to the 80's!

ALL tickets on sale TODAY! Four easy steps with ONE click! 

Kids Bingo Night
Wednesday, May 17th 5pm-7pm ($15 per person)

"Pretty in Pink/Bohemian Chic" Fashion Show & Boutique
Friday, May 19th 10am-3pm (General Admission $125)

Regatta "Back to the 80's Gala"
Saturday, May 20th 5:30 pm -11pm ($150 each/ $300 couple)

Regatta Auction
Get your bid number for the online auction which opens at 9 am on Tuesday, May, 2nd.