September 11, 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:
Chevy H, Yuta N, Brooke H, Penelope M, Landon S, Elena 5, Ellynor S, Lincoln C, Kylie Y, Uliana C, Ricardo M.

Congratulations to the Students of the Week!

Kaiden C, Cole T, Aleili N, Audrey S, Lithuania A, Andrew F, Demetrius B, Maverix P, Izhaac K, Leon S, Aleena D, Hailey M, Aaron L, Eden M, Omar S, Andres M, Makana P, and Manuela S.

This week I want you to focus on: Be Aware & Responsible:  Clean up after yourself!

Congratulations to winners of the Summer Reading & Summer iReady Challenge

Summer Reading IPAD winners are:

  • Logan F - K
  • Elena D - 2
  • Aleena D - 3
  • Josephine C - 4
  • Makana P - 5

Summer iReady Challenge Winners:

  • Sebastian M - 1st
  • Camilo O - 2nd
  • Devin N - 3rd
  • Jayda E - 4th
  • Adyan S - 5th

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 school ends at 2:03
  • 4th - 5th school ends at 2:12

Spiritwear will be on sale at Back to School night so bring cash or checks.  

Picture Day is coming up Tuesday 9/19

Dress for success!  This photo is for their school ID and Yearbook photo. 

The picture day order forms were sent home already, however you can also order online at: and enter ID: EVT3RRC2F to order optional photos. Make up day 10/19. Regular Weekly/Daily volunteers may take a photo for a volunteer badge as well from 8 AM - 9 AM.

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.  $65 - Click here for more information and to view the flyer.

Bricks 4 Kids

First day on Monday, 9/11. Grades K-5.  Please registerL it’s not too late.
Click here to see the flyer for more information.

PBIS:  Bathroom Expectations

  • Respect:  Little Talking, use restroom and return to class quickly
  • Empathy:  Give others privacy, clean up after yourself  
  • Awareness:  Flush, Wash hands with soap and water, throw away trash, and report any problems. 
  • Learning: Practice good hygiene. 

Register on Power School and Food program ASAP! 

Register on PowerSchool at to complete your annual registration.   We’re at 80%!

It’s also important that everyone complete a meal application at: Our school gets funding for all students that qualify.

School Site Council Nomination

If you are interested, please click on the Self Nomination Form by 9/8. Two open positions, and one alternate. Meeting Dates are 9/28, 1/9, 1/18, 3/21 and 5/23.  

Student Emergency Kit - Due September 15!

Thank You from Edison PTA’s 5th Grade Committee for pre-ordering your Emergency Kits and helping us to raise funds for end-of-year activities!
Pre-orders are now closed. A very limited number of non-preordered kits may be available to purchase at the below distribution times, while supplies last.
Pre-ordered Emergency Kits will be distributed this week after school:

  • 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: 

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 61% 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:

Adventures in Art needs Volunteers!

Art experience is not required just a love of art, and willingness to share it with students. If you would like to be an AIA Docent (teaches the lessons) or an Assistant (helps with set up, assists students, and clean up), please fill out Edison’s Volunteer Interest Form online at:
Questions? Email Kim Gray, the Adventures In Art School Chair 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 self-reporting form 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 with Your Shopping Choices!

You can easily support Edison elementary by signing up for Ralphs' Community Contribution program and designate Edison PTA to receive a percentage of your purchases. Register your Ralphs Rewards card. 

  1. Go to: and login or set up an account.
  2. On the top right corner, go to “My Account”.
  3. Type either our school name or our NPO # KP828 to search.
  4. Click on the circle next to Edison PTA, then click "Enroll".

You can also Support Edison by purchasing products with the Box Tops icon. Go to https://BTFE.COM to download the app and learn more about the program. Be sure to designate Edison PTA to receive earnings from Box Tops products.