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In the 10/12/2016 edition:

Parent Ed is This Thursday (10/13 @ 6:30pm)! “Restorative Practices: A Workshop on Summit’s Culture”

Check out this Restorative Practices Video* as a preview about the topic. Restorative practice is research-based approach for creating a cohesive and caring community where all students learn to make positive changes in their behavior through the use of circles, fair process, and personal accountability. It does this by creating a culture that promotes empathy…
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Mentor Group Liaison Konstella Training – 10/19 @ 8:45am

A meeting will be held for Mentor Group Liaisons at Mercury drive at 8:45am on Wednesday 10/19.  Denali parent lead on Konstella & communications will provide a quick how-to on easy ways to connect with your group. We will review the tasks you will be recruiting parents to support and find other folks to help you…
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9th Graders: PSAT College Test Practice is Wed 10/19

On Wednesday, October 19th, all 9th grade students will engage in our first College Readiness Day! Students will complete a PSAT 8/9 practice test for 2-3 hours in the morning. The PSAT 8/9 gives students a preview of and practice with one of the major college admissions tests – they’ll practice again each year at…
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Cultural Potluck – Thurs 10/20, 5-7pm

Join Denali families to share food and fun at the Denali Cultural Potluck at the Mercury site! If possible, please RSVP so that we know approximately how many families to expect. Bring a dish to share: enough for 10-15 people in bite size/smaller portions. dish can be a cultural or family favorite add a note to…
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Congratulations to AMC gift card winners!

The social events committee held its first raffle last night at the sixth grade celebration of learning. We raffled off a $50 AMC movie gift card.   The winners were: Sue Lopez and her children, Maya eighth grade & Alex sixth grade.  Congratulations! Proceeds will go to the social events committee, which will then help pay for…
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New items on the wishlist

Check out the latest updates on the wishlist.  Some updates include: Fidgets (tangles, stress balls, putty) Noise Cancelling Headphones Yoga Mats Coffee maker/ coffee/ filters Jump Ropes Dodgeballs and volleyballs Basketball hoops for Weddell campus “Cornhole” game for Weddell campus Coffee Grinder Microwave oven for student use
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Middle School Yearbooks – Early Bird Pricing with Special Online Offer!

Don’t forget to order your 2016-2017 school yearbook for Denali’s middle school to get great Early Bird Pricing! (IMPORTANT: this is NOT for the high school yearbook which will be a separate book with ordering information provided later). New this year! We’re offering the option of ordering your yearbook in hardcover for an additional $12…
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Recent Items:
Celebrations of Learning – 6th & 9th Grade – Tomorrow (Thurs 10/6) @ 6:30pm
Parent Ed Night: Restorative Practices – A Workshop on Summit’s Culture – Thurs, Oct 13 @ 6:30pm
Summit Denali Community Potluck coming up on Thurs 10/20 @ 5pm
High School chess club still needs a few more students
9th Grade Cross Country Team News
Parent Book Club: Creating Innovators
Did you know that students can start their own clubs?
Send us your articles for the Parent Org Newsletter!
Minutes from the September Parent Org Meeting
Spanish Translation Volunteers needed
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