Weekly Update


2/20 to 2/24:  WINTER BREAK - NO SCHOOL

2/27: Dine-out at Panera in 4S Ranch, 4-8PM

3/4: Service39 Finish Chelsea’s Run

3/13 to 3/17:  Staff Appreciation Week (more details to follow)

3/24: GOLF39: Final Volunteer Meeting 6:30pm, Location: TBD

4/7: Minimum Day (release at 12:30pm)

4/10 to 4/14: Spring Break – No School

TRAFFIC UPDATE:  Design39Campus continues to ask families to support a safe and fluid traffic situation at and around our school.  We ask that all families help us by driving safely, and encouraging their children to be safe when walking to school, or riding their bikes.  We are consulting with the traffic officers from SDPD, and the PUSD transportation department, in regards to all concerns.

FINISH CHELSEA’S RUN: Join SERVICE39 and your fellow D39C families on Saturday, March 4th for the 7th Annual Finish Chelsea’s Run in honor of Chelsea King. The race and family festival will be held at Balboa Park. We have 56 participants registered, and we will have our own tent at the event. You can help our goal of 125 participants by registering online and select our "Design39Run" team. Access code is case sensitive. Thanks to all the participants who have registered already!! All students, family members, staff, friends are welcome to register and join D39C Team for a day that will celebrate the power of community.

DRONE DROP39: Interested in winning an awesome, cutting-edge drone? Then enter the DRONE DROP39 at the GOLF39 event, hosted by SKYLIFT GLOBAL!  Come witness a San Diego based innovative drone manufacturer perform demonstrations and have a chance to win your very own new drone!  Golf balls are available for $10 each and can be purchased at DroneDrop39.org.

THINKING ABOUT SPRING CLEANING?:  Ms. Grissom's Mosaic classes are working on an important project for our upcoming Golf39 Dinner/Fundraiser, and your unwanted treasures are needed! Colored glass, tiles, pottery, ceramics, metal jewelry/keychains/trinkets, shells, small stones....NO plastic, or biodegradable items please! Items may be placed in the purple bins in the Welcome Center or outside the B209 Makery. Check out this video for more info!

CORPORATE SPONSORS:  Does your company have a suite at Petco Park? Do you have tickets to Live Nation concerts? Does your friend own an upscale restaurant? Help make an introduction to for Golf39 and help D39C. Contact Christian Dick, Golf39 Chair at cfd@design39collaborative.org.

GOLF39: It’s all FORE the kids! On Monday, March 27th, our 3rd Annual Golf39 will return to The Santaluz Club. Shotgun start at 11:30AM. All proceeds benefit D39C! Click here to REGISTER and purchase your tickets for golf and/or dinner. You can also help us out by signing up to VOLUNTEER here!

  • D39C DINNER FUNDRAISER: Can’t make golf during the day? Purchase a ticket to join us for the dinner/evening festivities only! Come join us for a hosted cocktail hour, courtesy of Kolker Real Estate Group, DRONE DROP39, raffle, items, auction, and live entertainment with ALL PROCEEDS benefitting D39C. This is such a fun parent only event and a great way to connect with the D39C community! Purchase your Dinner Only tickets here.
  • DAY WITH A TECH CEO: Ever witnessed the construction of a 3D rocket engine or the assembly of an industrial drone? Come to the D39C Dinner FUNdraiser and bid on this amazing experience for your child and 3 friends with Additive Rocket Corporation and SKYLIFT Global.  

D39C GRANTS:  The D39C Collaborative is excited to announce that as of February 1, 2017, we will offer grant opportunities to impact student learning. The purpose of The D39C Collaborative Grants are to enable D39C stakeholders to enhance the experience of the school’s students.  The grants reflect D39C’s guiding principles, impact the greatest number of students and increase learner equity. More information in the attached document.

STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK is coming the week of March 13th-March 17th and need your help to make it a success!  We are currently planning an awesome week to show our appreciation for our LEDs and staff members who make D39C the amazing place that it is. If you want to be on the team, please contact michelle.kolker@design39collaborative.org.

AMAZON SMILE:  The D39C Collaborative received a $234.26 donation from the AmazonSmile Foundation as a result of AmazonSmile program activity between October 1 and December 31, 2016.  Many thanks to all of you that use the link!  AmazonSmile donates 1/2 % of all of your purchases back to our school.  Be sure to bookmark this link on all of your devices and do all of your everyday, Amazon shopping through AmazonSmile.

SCHOOL APPRECIATION MONTHFlippin’ Pizza is offering D39C families 20% oftheir orders between 2/13 to 3/1.  Mention D39C for the discount!


BRIDGE TO ORCHESTRA: Attention 7th & 8th grade students who play violin!  If you are interested in maybe joining orchestra at Del Norte High School, some current orchestra members at DNHS would like to help you get started next month.  If you are interested, please fill out this Interest form.  Questions? Email sheirman.hoong@design39collaborative.org

CYBERPATRIOT:  Attention 6-8th graders!  If you are interested in joining the D39C CyberPatriot team next season and learn about computers, please join us at our Info Meeting on Thursday, March 2nd from 6:30-7:30pm in the Showcase.  Please complete the Interest form prior to the meeting.  Questions? Contact sheirman.hoong@design39collaborative.org

SCIENCE OLYMPIAD:  Congratulation to D39C Science Olympiad team who took 9th place at the San Diego Regional Science Olympiad tournament on February 4th!  What a great accomplishment for all the dedicated students, coaches & parent volunteers. Please check HERE for more information on the team’s success!