September 5th, 2023

Good Morning Edison Eagles! The recording of the assembly was aired in the classrooms. Check your email for the link to view the Recording of the assembly. 

Here are the notes from the assembly:

Keeping it R.E.A.L Students of the Week!

Congratulations to our Raffle award winners: Shruthi S, Bernardo D, Thomas O, Isaiah A, Mathew A, Makai M, Marissa L, Jordyn G, Meriam G, Aubrey V, Rayana 15.

Students of the week will be chosen next week! 9/11


Edison was voted favorite elementary School in the South Bay (only elementary school in TUSD) by the Daily Breeze AND Edison is being recognized as a Gold Winner for CA PBIS (Positive Behavior Intervention System) implementation award! (only school ever to receive this in TUSD)

Back to School Night 9/14 5:30 - 7:00 pm for Adults Only

Please join us and meet your classroom teacher. This is the time when the teacher will go over class expectations and what to expect this year. 
Back to School Schedule is:

  • 5:30 - 6:00  3rd - 5th Grade
  • 6:00 - 6:30  PTA Association Meeting
  • 6:30 - 7:00  TK - 2nd Grade 

This is also a Minimum Day on 9/14, ending school one hour early:

  • TK-K (no change in time)
  • 1st - 3rd end at 2:03
  • 4th - 5th end at 2:12

Picture Day is coming up Tuesday 9/19

Dress for success!  This photo is for their school ID and Yearbook photo. Make up day 10/19. Regular Weekly/Daily volunteers may take a volunteer badge as well from 8 AM - 9 AM. Click here to order your picture package online from Lifetouch. Enter the Picture Day ID: EVT3RRC2F

Jr. Cheer Clinic - North High School

Sign up for participate in the NHS Jr. Cheer Clinics. Dates are:
9/27, 10/11, 10/16, 10/18 4:30 - 6pm; Perform at the football half time on Oct 20 7:00 pm Game.
Click here for more information and to view the flyer.

Bricks 4 Kids (see flyer)

9/11 first day on Mondays K-5.  Please register! Click here to see the flyer for more information.

PBIS:  Cafeteria Expectations

  • Respect:  Clean up after yourself, use soft voice, listen and follow adult direction, wait your turn, eat your own food.  Take one: 1 milk, 1 juice
  • Empathy:  Appreciate that people eat different kinds of food.
  • Awareness:  Aware of personal space, Go back station (unopened packets of food), and recycling program.  Compost: open food leftovers but not plastic containers, recycle bins: water bottles, aluminum cans, and paper products,  and all others in trash. 
  • Learning: Must take all food groups but don’t waste, making healthy food choices.  Try different foods! 

Register on Power School and Food program ASAP! to complete your annual registration. to complete the meal application. 
Our school gets funding for all students who qualify.


If you are interested, please click on the self nomination form by 9/8. 2 open positions - 2 year commitment. Meeting Dates are 9/28, 1/9, 1/18, 3/21 and 5/23.  

Student Emergency Kit - Due September 15!

Create your own or order one from PTA today! Pre-order online at: OR Use the order form sent home in the PTA packet. Last day to order is Sept 7.
Pay at pick-up (Cash or check only; Make checks payable to Edison PTA) 
Pick-up Dates:

  • September 12-13, after school at the front gate
  • September 14, after school at the back gate
  • Any remaining kits can be picked up at Back to School Night.

Questions: Email Christie Pisapia at:  (This is a fundraiser for PTA’s 5th grade committee.)

Join Edison PTA Today!

Join online at:

Our goal is 100% membership - to have at least 1 person from each family join. We are off to a great start with 51% membership as of today! Your $10 membership dues & donations fund the library, Adventures in Art, and many, many more programs.

Questions? Contact Steve Choi, PTA President, at:

All Edison PTA Members!  Join us for the September Association Meeting!

During Back to School Night Thursday, September 14th at 6pm. We need at least 19 members for a quorum to conduct PTA business. Please join us!

Edison Needs Volunteers!

Edison PTA is a 100% volunteer-run organization. We need volunteers to be able to offer all of our programs and events! Please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form from the PTA packet, or fill it out online at:
Most immediate needs are for library volunteers, Room Parents, Drop-off Valet, & Adventures in Art Docents & Assistants
Questions? Email  our Volunteer Coordinator, Jenny Choi, at:

Library Permission Slips - please sign and return today!

Please return the signed Library Permission Slip for your child so they can check out a book when the library opens in October.
If you would like to volunteer to assist your child’s class or any other classes during their library time each week, please fill out the Volunteer Interest Form at:

Question? Email PTA's Library Chair, Carissa Baumhart, at:


Please complete the following self-reporting if your child is Covid Positive. If your child was requested to test because they are a close contact, please also complete the self-reporting form.
Any student who tests positive should notify us using the provided reporting link.


In an abundance of caution, please keep your child at home if they are ill. Be sure to contact our school health assistant, Ms. Lajoy Atkins if you think your child has any Covid Symptoms, needs to quarantine/isolate because a family member is Covid positive, or just for any advice about your child’s illness. You can reach our health tech at, or call 310-533-4513 x 2883.
If your child is absent for any other reason, please email, email the teacher or call the office and dial extension #2.
If your child will be absent three or more days, please contact your child’s teacher and the office for an independent contract to get a work packet and receive attendance credit.

PLEASE SUPPORT EDISON - Ralphs' Community Rewards

You can easily support Edison elementary by shopping and registering for Ralph's Community Rewards program. Ralphs and Food-4-Less has partnered with Edison PTA to help support our school. Register your Ralphs Rewards card and Edison will receive a percentage of your purchases.

  • Go to: and login or set up an account. 
  • On the top right corner go to “My Account”
  • Link your card to Edison elementary school by typing either our school name or our NPO number KP828, and 
  • Click on Enroll.