Red Ribbon Week

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April is Month of the Military Child!

April is “Month of the Military Child”

We are excited to be honoring our Camarena Military children and their families.  Please mark your calendar for the following events:


Wear purple to celebrate our Military Kids!  Purple is a combination of Army

green, Marine red, and Coast Guard, Air Force and Navy blue.

Friday, April 14, 7:45AM-8:15AM= MILITARY FAMILY BREAKFAST-

All military families are invited to our school auditorium to enjoy some breakfast goodies and have a chance to meet other military families.

Friday, April 21= “Crazy Camo” SCHOOL SPIRIT DAY- WEAR CAMOUFLAGE!  

Friday, April 28=“Proud to be an American”  SCHOOL SPIRIT DAY- WEAR RED, WHITE, AND BLUE!

Friday, April 28, 6PM-7:30PM= MILITARY FAMILY GAME NIGHT!  

In addition to various board games set up in the auditorium, our Student Military Ambassadors have some fun activities planned!  Dinner  will be provided!

Ongoing throughout the month of April- have your student(s) bring in a family picture (preferably with the service member in uniform) to display on our bulletin board in the auditorium.  Pictures should be brought to class, where students will have a chance to share them, along with a few thoughts/facts about being a military child.  Then they will be hung on our wall of pride for all to see.

For questions or more information, contact Heather Jones at

Yearbook Orders

Yearbook orders and dedications must be turned in to the school no later than March 15th. After the 15th, you have to place an order online.  To purchase a yearbook online, visit Lifetouch at and enter code: 11825817  Online orders will be accepted through April 3rd.

Mark you calendar!

Thank you for an excellent 1st quarter!  Here are some dates for next quarter:

Fall Break= September 19-October 3

Students return to school= October 4

Military Family Mixer= October 7 @7:45am

Picture retakes/make-up= October 11

Pastries for Parents= morning of October 13 or 14 (date still not locked in)

PTA General Meeting= October 25 @6pm

Red Ribbon Week= October 24-28

NO school for Veteran’s Day= November 11

Buy one- get one Bookfair= November 14-18

Thanksgiving Break= November 21-25

Winter Wonderland= December 2

Winter Break= December 19- January 9