Thornhill is a K-5 Elementary School located in Oakland, California. Recently, Thornhill was selected as the “Best K-8″ school in the East Bay by Oakland Magazine and we are proud to have been honored with the California Distinguished School Award.
Thornhill Spring Luau
Time to dig through those closets and pull out your best Hawaiian shirt or muu-muu! Didja hear that the spring carnival will turn into a LUAU this year?
Mark your calendar and save the date. The Thornhill Spring Luau is less than a month away – Saturday, May 9th from 10am to 3pm.
Come and surf your way through some new class game booths then hula to some classics like the limbo, hula hoop contest, jumpy house & 5th Grade dunk tank… plus much more. The kids will compete for some new cool tropical-themed prizes.
See you in paradise: Thornhill style!!
Kate Seven & Amy Teeling, Spring Luau Co-Chairs
2nd Beautification Day a.k.a. Spring Clean-up
Spring Clean-up at Thornhill
Come enjoy our Awesome Community and expose Thornhill’s beauty.
Saturday April 18th from 9:30am - 1:30pm
This is a community event, bring kids, grandparents, friends. Coffee, other refreshments and snacks provided to power you through the morning.
Bring your favorite gardening tools i.e., pruners, rakes, brooms, dust pans, clippers, spades, etc. labeled with your name so they are sure to go home with you.
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org
Your weekend is valuable, any and all help is appreciated.
Hope to see you Saturday between 9:30 am and 1:30 pm!!
Kacey, Site and Safety Co-Chair
TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO BUY TICKETS
THORNHILL NIGHT AT THE OAKLAND A'S
APRIL 24TH, 7PM
You have until 5pm, April 17th to purchase tickets to our annual
day at the Oakland A's.
Please click this link to make your ticket purchase
Tickets are $20 with $10 of the cost going to our school.
Pregame tailgate starts at 4:30pm
(located in our own tailgate space in lot B)
Room parents will be forwarding the Pregame tailgate evite to you soon
Hope you can attend this long standing Thornhill event!
Questions? contact Suzanne Bartholemy /SuzBartholemy@prodigy.net
Thornhill Night at the Oakland A's
Get your tickets Now!!
Come join in the fun to watch the Oakland A's play the Houston Astros, Friday, April 24th at 7 pm.
Bring your family, friends, sports teams, Thornhill alumni etc. to this fun event. The more the merrier and the more money for the school as half of every ticket sold goes to our school!
**We will also be hosting a tailgate before the game in our own private tailgate space where you can enjoy food and drink. Additional details to come in a couple of weeks via an Evite after you buy your tickets.
So get your tickets now! www.athletics.com/thornhill
Intent to Return Forms for 2015-2016
Dear Parents - As we prepare for the upcoming 2015-16 school year, please let us know if your child will be returning to
our school next year. Please return this form to school by tomorrow, 04/03/2015.
Click here for the form: 2015-16 Thornhill Student Assignment Confirmation
TOTALLY 80’S THUNDERBIRD BALL
TOTALLY 80’S THUNDERBIRD BALL
Benefit Auction is THIS Saturday, March 21
Here’s what you need to do to get in on the fun:
Register your Credit Card to Bid
Register your credit card online prior to the event.
(Yes, register, even if you earned a free ticket by donating at the beginning of the year)
You will NOT be able to make bids unless you do, and there will be no cash used at the party.
Get “In it to win it” on Games
Enter the Golden ticket raffle to win and have your pick of the best auction items!
Or, play heads or tails and win cash to spend!
Reserve your Golden Ticket and heads or tails bracelets by emailing email@example.com
Ticket Sales Are Now Closed
Unfortunately, you can no longer purchase tickets in advance
and they will NOT be sold at the door
Everyone needs a ticket to get in--no exceptions!
For more info on venue, parking, schedule and to request your favorite 80’s songs,
Oratorical Festival this Friday!
Enrichment Class News
The Thornhill enrichment program performance for the fall session will be taking place in the MPR next Wednesday afternoon, 01/21.
The general enrichment performance will be from 3:30-5:00pm. Doug’s Drama (1-2nd grade) will take place from 6-7pm that evening. Please join us to see what the children have been doing after school.
As a reminder, the last day for fall session enrichment classes is Friday, 01/23. Spring session begins on Monday, 01/26. Registration for spring session enrichment classes is currently in progress. Registration after Friday, 01/16 will be subject to late fee of $25.
For details, visit the After School Programs section under the Parent Resources tab.