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The Grizzly Growl 3/28/19
Posted 3/28/19

From: The Grizzly Growl 3-28-19
Subject: The Grizzly Growl 3-28-19

Student Celebrity Dress Up Day!

On Friday, March 29th, the Student Council is sponsoring Celebrity Dress Up Day!  Come dressed appropriately as your favorite celebrity!  


Do you love working with children and enjoy working outside?   We are in need of substitute student supervisors for shifts throughout the school day.  This is a paid position!  Please email Nikki at for more information.   

Lost and Found Items:

Our lost and found runneth over!  Please check the lost and found for missing items.  At the end of the month, we will be donating any items that have not been picked up.

YMCA Youth Track & Field This fall over 300 youth will be participating in an afterschool track program through the YMCA. The program will start the week of April 15th. Practices at Oso Grande Elementary will take place on FRIDAYS at 2:30 PM with a YMCA track coach. Youth will get practice in several track aspects including relays, shot put, long jump and more. There will be two track meets on May 4th AND June 1st for kids across the district to showcase their skills. Program fees are $85 for ALL participants. Register online TODAY!

Spring Into Fun with Y! Class is on break, but the fun doesn’t have to be! Join us during Spring Break (April 1st-5th) for a week of STEAM activities, sports, and fun in the sun! Daily and weekly rates available! We will be open from 6:45am-6:00pm every day that week. Reserve your spot today! **We require registration paperwork two days prior to attendance** 

Covenant Hills Parking Lot Closure:

LARMAC will be closing the lower parking lot by the Covenant Hills entrance/park on April 11th in order to repave the parking lot.  If you should have any questions please contact LARMAC. 



The Book Fair is still going on at Oso Grande!

The fair will be open:

Thursday 3/28:  8 am – 3 pm

Friday 3/29: 8 am – 10:30 am (Last day!)

Parents are welcome to sign-in at the office and shop anytime we’re open!  We accept cash, credit/debit cards, and checks made out to Oso Grande Elementary PTA.    

Online fair:  If you’d like to do some more shopping over the weekend, the online fair will be open until 4/1. Visit shop!  Books will ship to the school and will be delivered to your child’s class.

A GRANDE thank you to all the volunteers for their time helping at the book fair, and a big THANKS to the Oso community for your tremendous support of the book fair!


You should have received your child’s Square One Art catalog in Thursday folders last week.  Please enjoy their beautiful artwork. Shop the catalog and remember this time in their school experience with a special keepsake! Orders are due April 15th!

CRAYOLA COLORCYCLE- (markers only not crayons please)

Doing some spring cleaning?  Don’t throw out those used or unwanted crayola markers...come drop them off in the Crayola ColorCycle box in the school office!  Let’s see how many we can recycle!!


We are so excited to see our talented Grizzlies in this year’s Oso’s Got Talent at LRMS MPR on Friday, May 10th.  Did you sign up for preview day? Follow the Shutterfly link to sign up and get all pertinent dates and information!

School Calendar:

  • Spring Recess - April 1st-5th 

Until next time…Go Grizzlies!

Jayne Martin

Principal, Oso Grande Elementary School