Grades: Kindergarten through grade 5
Phone number: 541-688-8735
Fax number: 541-607-8186
Address: 1265 Candlelight Drive, Eugene, OR 97402
School Hours: 8:45 am to 2:45 pm
Driving Instructions: Beltline to Barger Drive. West on Barger to Terry. Left onto Terry. One mile to Royal. Left onto Royal. Left onto Candlelight.
Join us for our Last PTO Meeting of the Year!
Tuesday, May 19th at 6:30, our PTO will meet for the last meeting of the year. We’ll meet in the library (childcare available in the gym) and discuss the Danebo Celebration, our t-shirt fundraiser and begin some planning for next year. We’d love to have you join us!
Fifth Grade Students and Parents
Shasta Middle School will be hosting their Incoming 6th Grade Orientation next week, May 19th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:15 p.m. in the Main Gym. This is a great opportunity for students and parents to meet with 6th grade teachers and visit classrooms. You are also invited to stay for Shastafest, Buy One Get One Free – Book Fair, and PTO Barbeque.
The Danebo Celebration is Here!
Join us on Thursday, May 21st, from 5:30-7:30 for our annual Danebo Celebration. It’s a family, fun-filled night for our community. Kid-centered activities will be in classrooms and the gym and Zany Zoo will be here with some amazing animals for all to touch and see!
Yummy treats (popcorn, snow cones, cotton candy, cookies, water) will be available for purchase with tickets and a food cart will be ready to serve up great Mexican food for you and your family!
We are still in need of volunteers, so if you can give an hour (or more) of your time, please call our school office and let us know (541-688-8735).
Tickets will be on sale starting at 5:30 for $0.50 per ticket for activity/food tickets and $1.00 per ticket for the raffle items. You can turn in 10 Box Tops for 2 activity tickets, too!
Come join the fun at the 2015 Danebo Celebration!
Danebo PTO T-shirt Sale
Look in your child’s Tuesday folder on May 19th for an order form for our newly updated Danebo t-shirts, sweatshirts and hats. Our PTO is sponsoring the sale and we have samples in the office. Stop by to take a look and place your order.
Orders are due by Tuesday, May 26th so that we can ensure delivery prior to the last week of school. We’ll have a “Show your Danebo spirit” day prior to the last day of school, too.
If you aren’t able to place an order in the next week, don’t worry. We’ll do another order in September so you can show your Danebo spirit throughout the year!
Please make checks payable to Danebo PTO and turn orders in by Tuesday, May 26th.
Teacher Appreciation Week
This week, our Classified Staff honored Danebo teachers. We celebrated “Danebo’s Super Heroes” and provided yummy treats throughout the week. If you haven’t taken a minute to thank your child’s teacher, please do so. A kind word of thanks goes a long way for our teachers!
Danebo Celebration Basket Donations
Planning is in the works for our annual Danebo Celebration, scheduled for Thursday, May 21st from 5:30 to 7:30. Staff have fun activities planned throughout the building, our PTO has Zany Zoo joining us again this year with some amazing animals to pet and hold and we will have some of our usual food fair (popcorn, snow cones, cotton candy, cookies, and the Taqueria Food Cart). If you are available to volunteer some time at the Celebration, please call our school office at 541-688-8735.
We are asking for your help in donating items for the grade level themed baskets. Baskets will be raffled off during the Celebration. Letters for grade level themes went home in Tuesday folders and requested items are due by Friday, May 15th.
Grade level themes are:
Kindergarten: Summer fun
Grade 1: Backyard BBQ
Grade 2: Family Game Night
Grade 3: Arts & Crafts
Grade 4: Cooking & Baking
Grade 5: Gardening
Life Skills: Family Movie Night
ERR’s: Family Movie Night
This Weekend In Bethel
There are a lot of great events planned for Saturday in Bethel.
The annual Kalapuya Mother’s Day Weekend Plant Sale is Saturday. Hanging flower baskets from Kalapuya’s green house and other Mother’s Day gift ideas will be sold at Kalapuya High School Saturday. This is a popular sale and it’s first come, first served.
Watch for the Bethel Education Foundation Compost Sale. Bags of rich, plant-friendly compost created from food waste in Eugene are being sold at Shasta, Irving, Kalapuya and Fairfield schools Saturday. The BEF will also be holding a raffle for great gift prizes.
The Bethel Boosters’ Show N Shine car show will brighten the parking lot at Willamette High School Saturday. This free event will display some of the prettiest vehicles in the area. Look for the BBQ, silent auction, raffle and more at this traditional Boosters’ fundraiser.
Este Fin de Semana en Bethel
Muchos Eventos fantásticos están planeados para este Sábado En el distrito de Bethel.
La Venta anual de plantas y abono del Fin de Semana del Día de Las Madres es Este Sábado. Canastas de flores colgantes del invernadero de Kalapuya y otras ideas de regalos para el Día de Las Madres estarán en venta este Sábado en Kalapuya. Este evento es muy popular, así que el que llega primero se le atiende primero.
Este atento para La venta de La fundación de Educación de abono. Bolsas de rico abono, plantas creadas con residuos de alimentos en Eugene estarán en venta en las escuelas Shasta, Irving, Kalapuya y Fairfield este sábado. De igual manera se estará llevando acabo rifas con buenos regalos por BEF.
El Bethel Boosters’ Show N Shine Espectáculo de carros Estará alumbrando el estacionamiento de la Escuela Preparatoria Willamette este Sábado. Este evento es completamente Gratis, estará mostrando los hermosos vehículos del área. Este en la mira por el BBQ (la parrillada), rifas y mucho más sobre este evento de recaudador de fondos de Boosters’.
Parents…tomorrow, April 29th, teachers will have a half day dedicated to curriculum development.
Morning kindergarteners will be dismissed at 11:15, grades 1-5 dismissed at 11:45. There will also be NO PM Kindergarten, NO Super K, NO Kinder ELD, NO ELD HW Club, and NO after school Spanish Class on 4/29.
Bethel’s Nutrition Services is providing a FREE snack bag for all students.
Community Meeting At Danebo
Danebo will again host a City Transportation Department community meeting regarding a proposal to install traffic calming devices along North Danebo between our school and Barger Drive.
You are welcomed to be a part of this meeting and share your thoughts on the traffic calming proposal. You will even get a chance to vote on the ideas.
The meeting starts at 7:00 p.m., Wednesday the 22nd in the Danebo cafeteria.
PTO Meets on Tuesday, 4/21 at 6:30 pm.
Please join us if you are available—we’d love to hear your thoughts on our upcoming Danebo Celebration and our spring fundraiser! We meet at 6:30 in the library and childcare is provided (in the gym). We’d love to see you!
Supporting Positive Behavior
Students in 4th and 5th grades may begin to face peer pressure, stress, time management, or issues making friends and being a leader. To help, Danebo will host a performance of the Kaiser Permanente Educational Theatre Program, “Pressure Point,” Wednesday, April 22nd. The play is an interactive, fun discussion that offers students real-time opportunities to practice healthy decision-making. More info about the theatre program is available at http://etpnorthwest.org/.
City of Eugene Meeting at Danebo
Two community meetings are being held to review a proposal for traffic calming on North Danebo Avenue(between Barger Dr. and Avalon St.) to address neighborhood speeding concerns. Staff will receive input on whether to implement a proposal to construct traffic calming speed cushions. At Meeting #1 we will review the proposal and hear concerns. At Meeting #2 we will review refinements to the proposal and discuss the decision process about whether to proceed with implementation.
WHEN: Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Danebo Elementary School, 1265 Candlelight Drive
WHEN: Wednesday, April 22, 2015, 7:00 p.m.
WHERE: Danebo Elementary School, 1265 Candlelight Drive
Community Forum Planned
Are you concerned about tagging in Eugene? Crime? Possible gang activity? The City of Eugene is staging the first in a series of community forums in Eugene to learn the facts and what you can do.
Everyone is welcome this Wednesday night, April 8th, 6:00 at St. Mark’s Church, 1760 Echo Hollow Rd. Light refreshments will be available and Spanish interpretation will be provided.
The forums are brought to you by the Eugene Office of Human Rights and Neighborhood Involvement and the Eugene Police Department.
Foro de planificación para la Comunidad
¿Le preocupa acerca del etiquetado o vandalismo en Eugene? ¿El crimen? ¿Posibles actividades de pandillas? La ciudad de Eugene tendrá la primera serie de foros para la comunidad para enterarse de los hechos y lo que se puede hacer.
Todos son bienvenidos este Miércoles 8 de Abril, a las 6:00 p.m. en la Iglesia de San Marcos, 1760 Echo Hollow Rd en Eugene. Tendremos refrescos e interpretación en español. Los foros son presentados a usted por la oficina de Los Derechos Humanos, la participación del vecindario y el Departamento de Policía de Eugene.