Upcoming Events & Deadlines
May 1st – Last day Monday/Wednesday Support classes
May 2nd – 12th – Assessments
- 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
- 3rd-8th and 11th graders will do the four part state test.
- 5th, 8th, and 10th graders will also pilot the new science test (no scores reported).
- 2nd, 9th, 10th graders will do the MAP assessment.
- Contact your EC if you forgot your testing times.
- Take a practice test here
May 5th – Nature Restoration Celebration – 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Everyone is invited to celebrate the progress made on our drought resistant landscaping project. Music, refreshments, enjoying each other and nature. The Visalia Taiko drum group will perform. Anyone else is welcome to share their musical talent for background beauty during the celebration.
May 9th – Board Meeting – 4:30 pm
May 10th – Much Ado About Nothing – Musical Pre-Show at 6:00 / Curtain at 6:30 at the Rotary Theater in Visalia. Our high school thespian group will present one of William Shakespeare’s most popular comedies. We will have a surprise musical opening act, as well! Admission is free, with a fundraising intermission to benefit the high school trip to the Grand Canyon. We invite the whole school community to come support and appreciate our talented students!
May 12th-14th – Camp Lotus – Our final campout of the year is on the American River near Coloma. Come bike, kayak, raft, hike, discover gold, or sit under a tree and read a book. Sign up with Nancy.
May 15th-19th – Meeting Week
May 20th-21st – Maker Faire – San Mateo – Come join us for the biggest show and tell on Earth. ERCLC has purchased a group of weekend passes to the Maker Faire for Saturday and Sunday in San Mateo. Come see what inspired ERCLC to create our own Makerspace. Make your own way, or join us on a bus leaving early Saturday and returning Sunday evening. We will stay Saturday night on the floor of a local synagogue, and it is $10 per person to confirm you are attending if taking the bus. To learn more about the Maker Faire, go to makerfaire.com/bay-area/ To sign up for Makerfaire, contact Nancy.
May 23 – Curriculum Fair, 10am – noon – Come see what curriculum options, materials, and online resources will be available next year. Parents and staff will be available to answer your questions or share what they like (or don’t) about a particular resource. You won’t be able to take these materials home, but you can start thinking and planning for what you would like to use next year.
May 22-27 – High School Grand Canyon & Mesa Verde trip
May 25th – Roller Towne – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. – Doors open at 10:00 am. ERCLC students and siblings are welcome to skate for free. Chaperones are also welcome to skate for free.
May 26th – Last Day Home School
May 29th – Holiday – School Closed
May 29 – June 1 – Library resources are due this last week! The book-drop is available 24/7 for your convenience and the library will be open until June 1st. Please consult with your EC for all your summer check-outs.
Summer library resource allowances:
- All About Reading/Barton
May 30th – June 2nd – Final Meeting Week
June 1st – Graduation – 6:30 pm
Final days to order your yearbook. $16.00 each – please see Nancy to order. Payment for all yearbook orders is due prior to the last day of school.