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Keppel Weekly News 2/22/21

Good Evening Keppel Parents,

This is Ms. Tonoli calling with this week's announcements. 

Tomorrow, Monday, February 22nd is a normal school week where Wednesday is a School Spirit day and Friday is a College Spirit day.
MKS is holding their February meeting on Monday, February 22 at 3:00 pm.
Register now to attend the meeting: Register here.   They are planning events like Art Day and spring fundraisers for the second half of the school year. Come join the discussions!

Monday at 5:30 please tune in to the Pandemic Health and Community Safety Forum hosted by the District to hear up to date safety information from experts in our community.  Register Here

The final week of Celebrating Black Artists with MKS will be highlighting jazz musician, Louis Armstrong. The deadline for submissions for week four's opportunity drawing is Saturday, February 27th. Winners will be announced the following Monday, and submissions are posted on Facebook throughout the week.
Fill out the submission form here. 

Tomorrow is the final day to sign up as an Art Day presenter!  It will take less than an hour of your time, and zoom makes it easy to share images and videos. If you, or someone you know, would like to showcase your talent or lead an art activity for our students on Thursday, March 11th, please sign up using the link attached to this email. All talents are welcome! Art Day form.

Don't forget! It's time to honor Mark Keppel's volunteers and staff of important significance by presenting them with an Honorary Service Award at our annual Founder’s Day event.

All volunteers, teachers, staff and members of the Keppel's community can be nominated.  Please submit your recommendation(s) by completing the attached form and returning it BY NO LATER THAN February 24, 2021 to Keppel's PTA via e-mail to All recommendations will be taken into consideration by the HSA Committee. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us.

Also, please save the date for our Keppel's PTA Founder's Day event which will take place on March 24th, at 6pm via zoom.

Picture Day – not your average picture day, but please have your child ready to be part of a class photograph taken by their classroom teacher on Friday, February 26th to be used in this year’s yearbook. 

PTA is currently seeking nominations for next year’s Executive Board.  If you want to nominate yourself or someone else, please contact PTA at  Please get your nominations in by February 25th.                                                                                                                                                                                                 
The district has extended the deadline to submit the  the GUSD Return to School Commitment Form.  Please complete it by Wednesday, February 24th  This email email is full of helpful information that may assist you in making your decision. 

That's all for now.  Thanks so much.  Have a great evening.