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Hello Sparks families!

We have had a busy week with MAP and CIRCLE testing here at East End Elementary. Your brilliant kiddos have made so much growth and surpassed their goals. This coming week we have Career and College Spirit Week along with Career Day. As always, we are thankful you have chosen us at East End Elementary. 

Hope everyone has a safe and great weekend!


Leadership team. 

Highest Attendance Leaders per Grade Level 

  • PK - Young 
  • K - Marc 
  • 1st - Martinez 
  • 2nd - Villegas 

Attendance Celebrations 

The following classes earned a celebration for spelling Perfect Attendance 

  • Ms. Marc (K) - Popcorn 

Q2 and Fall Semester Celebration 

  • Social Media post with pictures coming soon 

REFER a Family Competition   (January 11 – February 15th) 

We would like to fill all our seats for next school year, and we need your help! We are taking applications for PK, K, 1st , 2nd and 3rd grade. Remember that we have Mainstream and Bilingual classes. We also provide SPED, Dyslexia, and 504 services. 

Please help us by referring to a family. Every family that refers a student (regardless of enrollment) will be entered to Gift Card drawings. Every family that refers a student and they register/accept a seat will be entered in a 2nd drawing. The second drawing will include TV, electronics and gift cards. 

Start referring at: https://www.yesprep.org/families/enrollment-lottery/refer-a-family 

Intent to Return Form 

The Intern to Return form will be going home today. You may complete the form or complete it online via Skyward. Instructions were included. NOW for the FUN PART..... 

  • 1st classroom to have 100% of the forms completed (paper or online) will get a pizza party 
  • 1st grade level to have 100% of the forms completed (paper or online) will get extra recess 
  • 1st 100 students to complete the survey (paper or online) will be entered into drawing including $10 gift cards. 
  • 1st YES Prep elementary campus to get have 100% survey completion Campus Fun Day 



Our PreK students are concluding their MOY CIRCLE testing this week. Please make sure to have your student rested and present every day if possible. If you have specific concerns, please reach out to your child’s teacher. 

 Kinder – 2nd Grade MAP Testing 

We are wrapping up MAP testing this week! We’ve seen a lot of growth and are eager to continue celebrating their growth! This week all Kindergarten – 2nd grade students will be doing their MAP Fluency tests on January 23rd and 24th. Students that qualify for small group testing may also be pulled on January 25th. Please make sure to have your student present every day if possible. If you have specific concerns, please reach out to your child’s teacher. 


Book Fair


Career and College Readiness Spirit Week 

Career Day 

In honor of Career and College readiness week, we are holding a mini Career Day on January 27th. During Core Enrichment, students will hear mini presentations from volunteers about their work. We need volunteers to talk about their careers on this day! You should have received an interest letter and form earlier this week. If you are interested and able to volunteer, please complete it and return it to your child’s teacher. You may also reach out to Ms .Rodriguez through ClassDojo to express any interest. 

Volunteer Meeting

Family-Teacher Conferences 

February 3rd is an early dismissal day for students. From 12:30-3:30pm, teachers will be holding conferences with families. Please expect communication from them about signing up for a time slot next week. If you are unable to meet with them on February 3rd, you can also request an alternative time that works for both of you.  


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