September 18, 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:
Abraham D, Mahrosh K, Rocio A, Aleiyah D, Luis M, Pippa J, Rayana S, Elijah, Mila A, and Miryem K.

Congratulations to the Students of the Week!
Paris Y, Celine S, Austin C, Emmarose A, Brooke H, Aria C, Ryan T, Alexander M, Sylvia F, Emma R, Ethan N, Jacob H, Mathew A, Noah C, Heather O, Charlotte C, Mia M, and Heaven R.

FREE AND REDUCED MEAL PROGRAM - We need your Help! 10/30 deadline! Apply here →

A raffle for an iPad for all those who apply by the deadline whether you qualify or not for the the meal program. The information helps with funding for our school so everyone should apply. However, if you do qualify, you can receive a free Tablet - Click here to view the flyer.

New Teachers at Edison:  Mrs. Hinze and Ms. Blazak

  • Mrs. Hinze is not new to Edison as she was our reading intervention teacher for many years prior but she is our current 1st grade teacher.  
  • Ms. Blazak joins us from Downey Unified school district as our 3rd grade teacher.  

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, 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 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 - Sign up with QR code. Click here to view the flyer.

Bricks 4 Kids

9/11 first day on Mondays K-5.  Please register it’s not too late.  If you sign up today, your fee will be pro-rated. Click here to view the flyer.

Chessman and Friends

Starting 9/29 from 3:15 - 4:15. Click here to view the flyer.

PBIS: Hallway Expectations

  • Respect:  Keep hands and feet to yourself, Stay away from others’ belongings.  Walk quietly so not to disturb instruction in other classes.
  • Empathy:  Understand that others are learning in class  
  • Awareness:  Walk forward and pay attention.Stay in line with your class. 
  • Learning: Walk directly to the next location, Be on time to learn. 

All Families MUST Register on Power School annually

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


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

Student Emergency Kits - Past Due! 

Turn in payment or send your homemade kit into the classroom teacher ASAP! Thank You for purchasing your Emergency Kits from Edison PTA’s 5th Grade Committee and helping us to raise funds for end-of-year activities!
We still have 32 emergency kits for which we haven’t received payment. If you pre-ordered a kit from Edison PTA, please drop off exact cash or a check made out to Edison PTA to the front office ASAP. Be sure to write your student’s name on the envelope.
Any kits not paid for by Thursday, September 21, will be returned to inventory and sold on a first come, first serve basis. Any remaining emergency kits will be delivered directly to the teacher once payment is received. 
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 71% 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:

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 Parent, Adventures in Art Docents & Assistants, & a Reflections Chairperson is needed ASAP!
Questions? Email  our Volunteer Coordinator, Jenny Choi, at:

Edison Library - We need Volunteers & turn in your Permission Slips!

  • Please return the signed Library Permission Slip for your child so they can check out a book when the library opens in October.
  • We are in need of at least 1-2 parent volunteers in each of the following classes so that we can open the library to students in October: Hopf, Hinze, Branley, Suzuki, Richardson, and Hinman. 
  • You can view this year's library schedule on our website at:

If you would like to volunteer in the library during your child’s class or any others, please email Carissa Baumhart 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:

10% Off Yearbook purchase through October 31st!

To Purchase & Customize Your Yearbook, go to, and enter Edison's passcode: 101566244081951
10% off Price is $24.55 (Sales Tax Not included, Regular price is $27.27)
Questions? Email:


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 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.