Skyblue Mesa Newsletter












A California Distinguished school

28040 Hardesty Street

Canyon Country, California 91351

Phone:  (661)294-5350  Fax  (661)298-3256;  email

Volume 1 Number 6                         October 20, 2015



From the Principal’s Desk


Last Thursday, our school participated in the Great California Shakeout by holding an earthquake drill.  This gives staff and students an opportunity to practice the procedures we will follow in the event of an earthquake.  This would be a great time for you to talk to your children about your plan at home. For information on how to prepare your family for an earthquake  go to and


Very Important Information for Skyblue Parents

Parents please drop off students at the gate in the morning after 7:35 am. There is no supervision before 7:35 am. Parents do not go on the playground in the morning. Please sign in the office at 8:00 am if you are volunteering. Remember every volunteer needs a TB test on file to work with children. Thank you.


Site Council Election

Thank you for your interest with our Site Council election. We are happy to introduce our new site council Parent members for the next two (2) years:



Mr. Alan Hurtado

Mrs. Shannon Cunningham

Mrs. Kristin Mahaffey


Red Ribbon Week - October 26 – 30th

Monday: Wear Red & receive bracelets to wear all week.

Tuesday: Say “BOO” to drugs & wear black and orange.

Wednesday: “Walk to a bright & healthy future”.  Wear sunglasses to the Walk-A-Thon.

Thursday: “Kick it to Drugs” with TK Tae Kwon Do at lunch and learn about Character Building, Focus and Respect. Receive Red Ribbon book mark.


11th Annual School Vendor Show

SCVSFSA Annual School Food Vendor

Thursday, October 29th

2:30-5:00 pm

Central Kitchen

25210 Anza Drive

Valencia, CA

Principals, PTA, all school staff, parents, family members and especially

Students come to the Central Kitchen to an “open House” and sample new products and discover what’s “cool to eat @ MY school’. Please RSVP by October 21st by calling: 661-295-1574 ext. 103 or 115. Thank you.


Distirct English Learner Advisory Committee ( DELAC)


Please join us at our District English Learner Advisory Committee (DELAC) meeting which will be held in October at our District Office to provide information and support for our English Learner Development (ELD) Programs. Child Care will be provided for school-aged children (TK-6) at no fee.


Date: Monday, October 26, 2015

Time: 4:30 – 6:30 pm

Location:  SUSD District Office,

24930 Ave. Stanford (Bramlett Room)

Santa Clarita


Dates to Remember


Monday, Oct. 12 to 29

Library Book Drive


Tuesday, Oct. 20

Dickey’s BBQ Pit

3:00 – 7:00 pm


Wednesday, Oct. 21

Early Dismissal - 1:39 pm


Thursday, Oct. 22

PTO Meeting - 6:30 pm


Friday, Oct. 23

Super Hero Day

Dress up like your favorite hero


Walk-A-Thon Pledge sheets due



Monday, Oct. 26, 2015

DELAC Meeting 4:30-6:30 pm

District Office

24930 Ave. Stanford

Santa Clarita


Site Council Meeting

4:00 – 5:00 pm


Wednesday, Oct. 28

Early Dismissal - 1:39 pm




Thursday, Oct. 29

12th Annual School Food Show

Central Kitchen


Friday, Oct. 30

No School – Staff Development


Monday, Nov. 2

See’s Candy fundraiser  

& Thanksgiving Food begins


Wednesday, Nov. 4

Early Dismissal - 1:39 pm


Thursday, Nov. 5

Make up Picture Day


Wednesday, Nov. 11

Early Dismissal - 1:39 pm


Tuesday, Nov. 17


4:00 – 9:00pm




Wednesday, Nov. 18

Early Dismissal - 1:39 pm


Thursday, Nov. 19

PTO Meeting – 6:30 pm


Wednesday, Nov. 18

Early Dismissal - 1:39 pm


Friday, Nov. 20

PTO Paint a Dream Night

6:00 – 8:00 pm