Cheetah Chatter, Dec. 13, 2017

December 13, 2017

Wednesday, December 13~ SSC Meeting 5:00-6:00pm in Room 28

Thursday, December 14~ Roll, Walk and Ride to School

Thursday, December 14~ Winter Song Fest 6:00-7:30 in MUR

Monday, December 18 - January 2~ No School

Tuesday, January 2~ Staff Development Day - No School

Wednesday, January 3~ Students return back to School

Annual Winter Songfest – December 14th at 6pm

Come and join us for our annual Winter Songfest on Thursday, December 14, 2017 in the MUR at Theuerkauf from 6:00-7:30pm.

Each grade level will sing a couple winter holiday classics! A flyer with more details will be sent home this week.

School Site Council Meeting - Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Join Principal Santiago, dedicated teachers/staff, and parents for our next Theuerkauf School Site Council meeting of the year on today, Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at 5:00pm in Room 28

It’s the Reindeer Romp!

Thursday, December 14

All students who walk, bike, carpool, or ride the bus to school will receive a raffle ticket and be entered into a drawing to win a bicycle and helmet!

If you live too far away to walk all the way you can find a safe place to park close to school and walk the rest of the way. Join in the fun to reduce traffic, help keep our school cafer and help deep the air cleaner.

Lost and Found Clothing will be Donated This Friday 12/15

Last call to claim anything from the Lost and Found clothing racks! Girl Scouts will be picking up the clothing on 12/15 for donation.

Winter Break - No School - December 15 to January 2, 2018       

Friday, December 15th will be the student's’ last day of school before the December break. There will be no school from Monday, December 18th to Tuesday, January 2 2018. Students return to school on Wednesday, January 3, 2018. Happy Holidays!

Parent Participation Requested - Theuerkauf Social and Emotional Learning Committee

This year Theuerkauf staff and parent members will research a social and emotional learning program and start planning for the implementation for the 2018-2019 school year.

There will be 6 meetings this year.  Meetings will occur on Thursdays at 3:30-4:30pm. The dates are...







Action:  Please email Principal Santiago at if you are interested in joining this committee by Wednesday, January 10, 2018.

What is a social emotional learning?

Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) is the the process through which children and adults acquire and effectively apply, knowledge, attitudes, and skills necessary to understand and manage emotions, set and achieve positive goals, feel and show empathy for others, establish and maintain positive relationships, and make responsible decisions. -


An Arts4Schools art show titled, “Picture This”, featuring work created by Theuerkauf students will be on display throughout the Community School of Music and Arts, 230 San Antonio Circle, Mountain View. The exhibit will be up up from December 9th, 2017-January 18th, 2018.  Please join us for the opening reception on Saturday, December 9th from 3:00-5:00pm.

Please recognize these outstanding artists and include them in your school newsletter to congratulate them on their great work.

Amanda P.

Gerardy L.

Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment for new MVWSD students starts Jan. 5: What parents need to know

For NEW students: Open Enrollment is from January 5-February 2 online. You can register your child for the 2018-19 school year when online registration opens on January 5 here:

New student information nights at Mistral Elementary (Spanish-English dual immersion program) and Stevenson Elementary (parent participation program) are on Wednesday, Dec. 13 at 6 p.m. These nights are a good opportunity to learn about a specific elementary school or program.


For CURRENT students in transitional kindergarten-7th grade: Parents will be asked by email to confirm enrollment in January. Parents may complete a school transfer request application online January 5 - February 2.


For more information, call 650-526-3500 or go to

Winter Song Fest 

Open Enrollment

 Walk To School Day 

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