View in Browser

 May 2021

PLEASE SCROLL ALL THE WAY DOWN through this issue to not miss important dates & info! 

When viewing The Spur via smartphone, click on the "view as a webpage" link for a properly formatted's easier to read!

May 1st:
PEF Main Event

May 3rd:
Art Exhibit Opening Reception

May 3rd-7th:
Teacher Appreciation Week

May 10th:
Mornings for Mom
​(Kinder only)

May 11th:
PTA meeting via zoom

May 24th-28th:
​International Week

May 28th:
Minimum day
5th Grade History Fair

May 31st:
Memorial Day
No School

June 1st-4th:
​International Week

June 8th:
Last PTA meeting of the school year

June 9th:
5th grade Culmination
​& Fifth Grade Fun Day

June 10th:
Minimum Day
Last day of school

Earth Day:
Special thanks to Diana Heffernan-Schrader, Farmer Anique and our 4th VPs Valorie Rudy and Allison Young for planning such thoughtful, green activities for this important day!​ 
We would love to thank the following 2021 Silver Spur Earth Day helpers: Margaret Sipes, Sam Hall, Katie Dumistra, and the Palos Verdes School Gardens.

All Pro Dads:
Thank you to Todd Tydlaska for his always entertaining program. Thank you to our 4th VPs: Valorie Rudy, Allison Young, who helped coordinate the program this year. 

​2021 Silver Spur Scholarships:
​A special thank you to our Scholarship Committee Chairperson: Kit Wertz and thank you to the committee: Mia Viljoen, Jen Cox, Shaida Kafe-ee Gomez, Mrs. Ahlgren, Mrs. Fujita and Adam Genovise. They reviewed the applications and chose the graduating Seniors that will be receiving the 2021 Silver Spur Scholarships.

FOCUS in the Car Line:
F = pull Forward as far as possible!
O = Only turn right in & out of lot
C = Cell phone use is not allowed
U = Unload from the right side of your car
S = Stay in your car

Silver Spur Elementary 

Palos Verdes Unified School District

Peninsula Education Foundation

Support Silver Spur PTA

For every purchase made from AmazonSmile, 0.5% can be donated to Silver Spur Elementary PTA!
Just go to Login with an existing account or register as a new member. You will be prompted to select our school as your charity.
​Happy shopping!​

•  Teacher Appreciation Week •
May 3rd - May 7th

Please respond to your class Room Parent with any questions.


*Each student will bring a flower to make a class bouquet to enjoy during the week.

*Each student will bring a note of appreciation and thanks for their teacher.

*Teachers will receive a “Favorite Things” basket OR a gift certificate to a favorite restaurant or store as organized by room parents.

*Lunch will be provided by the PTA.

*Coffee and treats will be provided by the PTA.

We look forward to celebrating our wonderful teachers—they deserve a special week!

​• PTA General Meeting •
Tuesday, May 11th
3:30pm - Zoom

​Bring your cup of coffee and join us!
All are welcome and encouraged to attend.​​

Meeting ID: 832 2254 3610
Passcode: 292414

​• ​International Week •
May 24th-28th

Stay tuned for more information regarding our International Week activities, spirit days and projects!

• 2020-2021 Yearbook On Sale Now! 

The Silver Spur PTA is putting together a yearbook through TreeRing to commemorate this unique school year.
Like everything this year, it will be different than it's been in the past, but we hope it captures just a bit of the fun that was still had by our Broncos. We will be using the headshots taken over the last week at school as well as photos submitted throughout the year by teachers and families.
If you would like to purchase one see the links and info below. 
Orders Must be placed by May 14, to ensure a deliver to school by June 4!


OR use the passcode: 1016189492951473 at

If you have any questions, or if you have any pictures to submit, please email our historians, Lauren Nuccio and Allison Miller at

​​• Stay Connected! via Facebook! •

​"Like" our Silver Spur Elementary PTA Facebook Page!
Just another way to stay connected and informed!​

For questions regarding this issue of The Spur, please contact Camela Mong & Portia Bhattarai - Silver Spur 5th VP's Communications at
Silver Spur Elementary PTA
5500 Ironwood Road
Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Add us to your address book

You may  unsubscribe  if you prefer not to receive future emails from us | Privacy Policy

Powered By MemberPlanet