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Jensen Ranch Round-Up

Jensen Ranch Round-Up

June 3, 2018



Yearbooks are Here!

All classroom teachers have received the yearbooks for their classrooms and will be distributing them this week.  The date varies by classroom. If you didn’t pre-order a yearbook for your child, we do have a few extras for sale.

Where: School Office - Cost: $30 each

How:  Send in CASH ONLY for the exact amount with your child, in an envelope with their name on it.  The child must come to the office to purchase the book. (Parents are also welcome to come in and purchase the books).

Books will be sold first come, first served.  Quantities are LIMITED. Sorry – no holds! The books are BEAUTIFUL, so don’t miss out on this last chance opportunity to get this amazing keepsake for your child’s year at Jensen Ranch Elementary.  Questions? Email


Attention Track Team Members:

Please remember to return your track jersey at the after school party on Monday--thank you for a great season!


Walkthrough Registration - Save the Date for August 15th

Please mark your calendars for Wednesday, August 15th as that will be our Walkthrough Registration day.  You will receive directions for the online registration process with your final report card--please be on the lookout for that.  You must attend Walkthrough Registration with all the required documents in order to receive your child’s teacher for the new school year.  If you have any questions, please contact the office.


Jensen Office Will be Closed for Summer Starting June 13th

For any concerns after that before we reopen in August, please contact the District Office at 4400 Alma Avenue.


5th Grade Parents: Save the Date for WEB Orientation to Middle School in August

Please save the date for your student to attend 6th grade WEB (Where Everybody Belongs) Orientation for Middle School.  Canyon WEB is Thu, Aug 16 @ 8:00 am, and Creekside WEB is Fri, Aug 17 @ 8:00 am. This is an important time for students to meet their 8th grade WEB leaders and get acquainted with their middle school!


Library Books Due

Please make sure that your child returns their library books to the library or pay their fines for lost books. If your child has an overdue library book or owes a fine for a lost book, a notice has been given to your child. If the library books are not returned or the fines for the lost books not paid, your child’s report card will be held until the books are returned or the fine paid. Thank you.


Music for Minors 2 - End of Year Update

Please take some time to review the attached flyer which reviews our Music for Minors program highlights from the 17-18 school year, as well as important dates for 18-19!  Consider joining the MFM2 Docent team and help bring more music to Jensen!


Castro Valley Library - Summer Incentive Programs

Alameda County Library is offering two special programs this summer! The Summer Reading Game from June 11 to August 11, 2018 and Fine Forgiveness from June 1 to July 31, 2018. The goals of these programs are to encourage reading over the summer and to welcome back library patrons who have lost their borrowing privileges due to outstanding fines.  For more information, check out their website.


Access to Free and Reduced Meals During the Summer

CDE has released an app for families to find free and reduced meals during summer breaks.  Click here to see the details from CDE, the app is called “CA Meals for Kids.”


Student Privacy Reminder

Please remember as we near the end of the school year with its numerous field trips and events, to please be mindful of student privacy and avoid taking photographs of students during the school day, on campus or on school field trips.  Thank you for your help.