Weekly Update


Important Dates to Remember:

4/24/17: Dineout at Board & Brew, 4-8pm - 20% donated to D39C!

4/29/17: FutureNOW! Conference and Keynote at D39C, 7:30am-9:50am

5/5/17: #ROCK39 6/7/8 Dance in the Showcase, 7-9pm

5/10/17: Bike to School Day

5/12/17:  D39Campout, 5pm @ D39C  

5/24/17: Dineout at PizzaRev Torrey Highlands, 11am-9pm - 20% donated to D39C!

5/25/17: Volunteer Appreciation Morning 7:45 to 8:30am D39C Showcase

5/31/17: Volunteer Appreciation Evening 6:30-8:30pm Del Sur Ranch House

6/2/17: Livin’39 Festival, 5-8pm at D39C


#EMPATHY CHALLENGE: High five someone new!

CALENDARING ERROR:  School will be in session on April 28th.

CONTINUING REGISTRATION:  Hello D39C Families!  It’s almost time to complete your student’s continuing registration paperwork.  Each year we update our records and we will have appointments available beginning May 5, 2017.  Please click here to access the website to sign up for an appointment (access code: reg1718).  We will be sending out a separate email containing the continuing registration forms that you will need to bring to your appointment, so be on the lookout for that.  Thank you!

GIFT CARD DRIVE:  We are having a Spring Gift Card Drive!  If you are interested in donating a gift card we would be happy to accept them at the Welcome Center from May 5th through June 2nd while we are having our continuing student registration.  The gift cards will go to PUSD families.  Some suggestions are gift cards to Target, Sprouts, Ralph's, Gas Cards, or your own favorite grocery store!

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS:   The Collaborative is busy preparing to enjoy and celebrate the last few weeks of the school year! But, we need your help! We are looking for volunteers for the following events:

  • New Family Informal Welcome Event: On Monday, May 15th, we will be planning an informal welcome gathering for our New D39C incoming Families. Please contact: simpson.maria.m@gmail.com.
  • Livin’39 Festival: Our newly rebranded Healthy Body, Healthy Planet event PLUS end of the year party happens the evening of Friday, June 2nd! If you are interested in helping in any way with this festival that celebrates the D39 way of life, please fill out this interest survey and we will be in touch!

APRIL DINEOUT THIS COMING MONDAY: Join us in supporting one of our Golf39 community sponsors and raise money for D39 at the same time! We’ll see you at Board & Brew in the Del Sur Town Center on Monday, April 24, from 4-8pm and 20% gets donated back to the school!

YOUTH HOODIE CONTEST SALE!:  Congrats to one of our 3rd graders for winning the youth hoodie design contest!  You can place your order next week from April 24th-May 5th, just in time for D39Campout!  Orders can be placed at online  http://www.design39collaborative.org/d39c-youth-hoodie-jackets/, and hoodies will be handed out at D39Campout. Contact shayna.kirschen@design39collaborative.org with any questions.

FutureNOW! CONFERENCE KEYNOTE: We are looking forward to seeing you at the 3rd Annual FutureNOW! Conference on Saturday, April 29th. The Conference Keynote is now FULL. If you are unable to attend, please change your RSVP. Thank you to those who will also be helping with registration that morning!

#ROCK39 6/7/8 DANCE: Hello 6/7/8 Families! The second annual #ROCK39: “A Night UnderThe Stars” is only TWO weeks away on May 5th from 7:00-9:00PM! Your student will not want to miss this fun evening filled with treats, music, games, a photo booth and friends!  TO ATTEND, ALL STUDENTS MUST SIGN UP HERE!  Questions? Contact Michele Quanstrom: mquanstrom@hotmail.com  See attached flyer for details!

D39CAMPOUT:  CAMPING ON CAMPUS?  YOU BET!  Grab your camping gear and head over to D39C for our second Family Campout May 12th/13th. Food trucks, a movie under the stars, old fashioned games, and so much more for the whole family!  Even if you won’t be camping, you can still join in on the free fun.  Sign up details to follow soon!

USA TAEKWONDO FUNDRAISER: Master Park’s USA Taekwondo is hosting a special fundraiser for D39C families from May 1st to May 26th. Students can participate in an Introduction to Taekwondo 4-Week Course (includes 8 Classes, Uniform, White Belt Promotion Test, & Trophy). This course offers students an opportunity to learn taekwondo and earn their White Belt. D39C will earn 50% of all registration proceeds in the 4-week course. Please contact Master Park at olympickicks2015@gmail.com for more information.

VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION: We are honoring YOU, our amazing volunteers, at D39C! There will be a morning event on Thursday, May 25th from 7:45am to 8:30am on campus. We will also host an evening event on Wednesday, May 31st at the Del Sur Ranch House from 6:30pm to 8:30pm. Child care will be offered through BRIDGE starting at 6pm. To RSVP for the evening event and for child care, please use this link. To RSVP for the morning event please click here. Come to one, the other, or both!

YEARBOOK:  The adventure annual is on sale and you may order any time by visiting TreeRing.  For any questions please e-mail tappling@powayusd.com.

CAMP39 @ BRIDGE:  Does your child need a fun, safe, and engaging summer program? Join us at Camp39! Students will be able to go on field trips, attend assemblies and guest speakers, and engage in age appropriate activities while on campus. Space is limited! Visit our website to get more information! www.design39campus.com/BRIDGE  Contact: dkirchmeier@powayusd.com, mdewet@powayusd.com or rhaynes@powayusd.com

ELEMENTARY PARENTING WORKSHOPS:  Only as parents do we expect that love will be enough.  Often it just isn’t.  Parents also need skills!  Sign up for our fun, highly acclaimed parent workshops.  No boring lectures, not just theory, but fun, interactive learning. Get results you can see immediately!  Isn’t your child worth it? 

Helping Your Child Manage Strong Feelings With Consequences That Work!  Does your child struggle with anger or anxiety?  Teach your child to manage these emotions.  Learn how to get your child to do what they need to do even though they don’t want to! (ex: morning and bedtime routines or homework struggles).  What are logical and natural consequences and how do they help children with boundaries and self-control?  Wednesdays:   4/19 AND 4/26 from 6:00-7:45 p.m.  @ Adobe Bluffs Elementary

*Reserve your space online today at www.theparentworkshops.com.  Each SERIES is $29/individual or $49/couple if you register prior to the first class.  Tuition is due on the first evening.  Cash or check made out to PUSD only.  Walk-in registration is $35/individual or $55/couple.  Active Parenting of Teens book will be available for $15.  The book is highly recommended.  Sorry, no refunds. 

Navigating the video game worlds of our children can be overwhelming and confusing! Come join us for a conversation with a community therapist and a life coach about ways to relate to your children and their video gaming habits. We will be discussing tools and communication skills to assist parents in addressing possible video game playing concerns. As mother and son we offer a unique perspective on this topic. We have firsthand experience of the communication between parents and children concerning video game playing.

Tuesday, May 2nd from 6-8 p.m.  Midland Elementary School 13910 Midland Road Poway, CA 92064

*Please RSVP by Monday, May 1st to 858-668-4084 by leaving your name and phone number.

Wednesday, May 10th from 6-8 p.m.  Willow Grove Elementary School 14727 Via Azul San Diego, CA 92127

*Please RSVP by Tuesday, May 9th to 858-668-4084 by leaving your name and phone number.