Dec. 6, 2021

Sage News: December 6, 2021

Week of December 6, 2021

Computer Science Education Week
Computer Science Education Week is recognized from December 6th-12th. CSEdWeek is an annual call to action to inspire K–12 students to learn computer science, advocate for equity in computer science education, and celebrate the contributions of students, teachers, and partners to the field. Visit the link below to get involved and learn more.

Click Here

Living History Day and Social
Mark your calendars for our Sage Oak Living History Day and Social. Join us on Thursday, March 3rd from 10 am - 12 pm at a location near you for this fun and engaging learning experience and social! 

Living History Day and Social events will be held in person this year in Redlands, Rancho Cucamonga, Fullerton, Westlake, Seal Beach, and Pasadena. Students have the option to participate in the Living History Day project and present to their teachers and peers! The Living History Day and Social is open to all students to attend!

Look out for more information and details on how to participate after winter break.
Cultivate & Create Contest Winners -
Grades 3rd-5th
Each week we will announce our Cultivate & Create Contest winners by grade level. This week, we're excited to feature our 3rd-5th grade winners!
Award of Excellence
Huy-Jonas Glassey-Tranguyen, 3rd grade
Visual Arts Submission: Saving Water, Saving Us

Award of Merit
Django Ferri, 5th grade
Visual Arts Submission: Painting

Honorable Mention
Allison Lawrence, 4th grade
Dance/Choreography Submission: A Million to One

Sage Stage Welcomes "The Amazing Max"

Join us on the Sage Stage this Friday, December 10th at 9:00 am and meet The Amazing Max! He has been performing magic on T.V. and Off-Broadway for years! He was featured on “America’s Got Talent,” and hosted the Nickelodeon show “Game. Farm.” 

Max will be dazzling us with his Magic Skills and teaching you a few tricks you can do at home with a pencil, 2 quarters, 2 nickels, 2 pennies, and a deck of cards. Bring these supplies to the Sage Stage if you can!
Link: https://bit.ly/joinsagestage
Passcode: sagestage

Click Here

Sage Oak LCAP/ESSER Survey- Parents and Students

We want to hear from you! Share your thoughts and feedback by completing the brief LCAP/ESSER survey.  Your input is very valuable and will be used to inform decisions at Sage Oak. 

An email with links to the LCAP/ESSER Surveys was sent out to all families last week. If you have not had a chance to complete your surveys yet, we will be sending out reminders over the upcoming weeks. Surveys close December 17th. Thank you!

Celebrating Cultural Diversity
Each month, teachers and staff on the Sage Oak Diversity Council would like the opportunity to highlight a Sage Oak student by sharing their cultural heritage.
What are special customs, practices, artistic expressions, and values that make you unique? 

We would love to hear from our students and provide a platform to share their stories! If interested, please complete the form linked below.
Click Here

Synchronous Class Drop-in 
If your student would like to drop into a synchronous math or writing class but not permanently enroll, please complete the form below. Once your request has been processed, you will receive an email with the Zoom link to attend. 

Additional information can be found on our website. Please note: This is for TK-8th grade level students enrolled in the Personalized Learning Academy only. 
Click Here

Vaccine Update

  • For vaccine availability, information, and resources, please click here.

  • As of November 4, 2021, every Californian 5 years old and up is eligible for vaccination. Appointments can be made for anyone 5 years and older to receive the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine by visiting myturn.ca.gov. For more information on vaccines for children ages 5-11 please click here.