Category Archive: General News

FREE YOGA IS BACK!

Yes, I mean, free! In the Susan Lindgren gym, one hour classes, 6:30-7:30 pm.  All levels welcome!  Bring a mat (if you have one) and water bottle. Free childcare available during class! Here are the dates: September 26, October 2, 9, 15, 22, 30, November 7, 14, 19, 26, December 4, 12, 19,  January 14

Welcome back!

With the start of the school year, many new beginnings at Susan Lindgren.  New principal, new facelifts to the school building, new air conditioned classrooms (just to name a few). There are some fun events coming our way this fall starting with Meet the Teacher night and ice cream social, then we jump into the …

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PTSO General meeting 5/8 and end of the year activities

Wow, so spring is here and summer is quickly approaching! Things coming up: PTSO General Meeting , Tuesday 5/8, 7-8:30 in Media Center;  guest speaker Debbie Wells, coordinator of Meadowbrook Collaborative; meet our new principal, Mr Pollock; updates on upcoming events, recaps of recent events and special recognition for Mr Johnson in his upcoming retirement; …

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Imagination and Inventors Fair!

The Fair is open to all Susan Lindgren students.  Students can work independently or with a partner (up to 3 students per project) to create projects of their own design.  Projects can be any product that is the result of the student’s creative thinking or exploration—inventions, creative writing, artistic endeavors, crafts, and scientific exploration! Show …

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Free yoga is back for the spring!

The ever popular yoga series is back. It’s free, drop in style (no need to sign up ahead of time), and there is free childcare! 6:30-7:30pm, Susan Lindgren Gym on the following dates: Monday, 2/28 Monday, 3/5 Tuesday, 3/13 Monday, 3/19 Monday, 4/2 Tuesday, 4/10 Tuesday,4/17 Tuesday, 4/24 Tuesday, 5/1 Wednesday, 5/9 Tuesday, 5/15 Tuesday, …

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Welcome back, SL families!

To start off our new year, we start with a general meeting for PTSO on Thursday, January 11th from 7-8:30  in the media center.  We have 2 guest speakers for this meeting!  Our first guest speaker is Denise Konen, who will be introducing her upcoming course “Talking about Race and Racism with Kids”.  Our second …

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November news…

1. Vote on Tuesday, November 7th:  School board elections, City Council and Referendum votes.  Remember:  there are 2 votes for the referendum:  one to continue the current funding of schools and programs, the 2nd to pass new funding for upgrades to schools, classrooms, expanding to fit our growing school community 2. PTSO Board Meeting:  Tuesday, …

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SLP reads!

Susan Lindgren Read-A-Thon 2017 The Susan Lindgren SLP Read$ (Read-a-Thon)campaign runs from Friday, October 13 through Monday, October 30. SLP Read$ is the PTSO’s primary fundraiser and directly supports many of Susan Lindgren’s student programs. Birthday books, student directories, yearbooks Field trips Family Fun Night, Math Night, Yoga Night Imagination Inventor’s Fair End of the …

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Minutes from 9/12 meeting are here…loads of info about upcoming referendum

Here are the minutes and a great summary of the upcoming referendum vote!  Please check it out! PTSO Minutes 09-17

And just like that, it’s October!

Hi families, I cannot believe it’s already October!  Thank you to all who were able to attend our first meeting of the school year.  Huge thanks to Astein Osei, who brought his enthusiasm and information to share with our school community!  Look for more information on the upcoming referendum vote in November. This week is …

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Read-A-Thon becomes SLP Reads, coming in October 2017

What is SLP reads?  This is the one fundraiser students do all year!  No delivering cookie dough, selling wrapping paper, etc. Kids read and collect donations from their families, friends, neighbors. All money collected goes directly back to this year’s students to cover cost of field trips, student directories, yearbooks and PTSO sponsored events, such …

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Honey and Rye pizza dinner fundraiser for school garden!

The 2nd annual Susan Lindgren school garden fundraiser will be held on Sunday, September 10th from 4-8pm at Honey and Rye Bakehouse (4501 Excelsior Blvd, SLP). This is a great event hosted by Honey and Rye with pizzas, drinks and delicious treats to purchase, all proceeds going to our very own school garden. For those of …

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Meet the new superintendent at the PTSO meeting 9/12

All are welcome! The first PTSO meeting will be next Tuesday 9/12, from 7-8:30 pm in the Susan Lindgren Media Center.  Astein Osei, our new superintendent, will be present and giving a brief presentation on his thoughts about future directions for SLP schools.  There will also be information about PTSO, updates on upcoming events and …

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Fall Walk, Bike and Roll to school week 9/11-9/15

The ever-popular Walk, bike or roll to school week is back!!  Monday through Friday, show up using human power and get your stickers! If you bus to school, just walk or run a lap around the field before going to class in the morning! So easy, so good to move our bodies before the school …

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It’s that time of year…

It’s time to get the backpacks out and set the alarms.  As we look forward to a new school year, the kick off is at Meet Your Teacher night.  This will be held on Thursday, August 31st at Susan Lindgren.  K-2 will meet from 5-6 pm, 3-5 grade from 6-7.  The first half will be …

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Gratitude Greetings

Looking for a good way to say “Thank You” to the wonderful teachers at Susan Lindgren? Here’s an idea: send Gratitude Greetings! http://www.slppsf.org/gratitude-greetings.html – What is “Gratitude Greetings”? A year-round opportunity for district parents and students to thank teachers. – How do I send a greeting? Go to slppsf.org and click on “Gratitude Greetings” – …

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PTSO General Meeting 5/11

Please mark your calendar for the final PTSO meeting of the school year, Thursday May 11th at 7PM in the Media Center at Susan Lindgren. At this meeting we will welcome a special guest – author and motivational speaker, Sean Jensen, to talk about the “Attitude of Gratitude”. We will also hear updates from event …

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