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100% of Pennekamp students benefit from MBEF-funded educators. Thank you to the 78% of our Dragon families who are 2014-15 Annual Appeal Donors. Your donations will fund 1 in 5 elementary classroom teachers, our science specialts (Mrs. Holton), librarians (Ms. Barbara, PE teachers (Mr. Newman) and... read more
Influenza (Flu) in our community tends to peak during the winter months. As you may have heard on the news, about half of the country is experiencing high levels of flu activity. It is expected that California will have similar flu activity in the weeks to come. Parents, please read the attached... read more
Attention 5th grade parents!! Did you miss Mr. Jackson at our General PTA meeting, or do you just want to know more about MBMS?? Take a look at the powerpoint by using the link here to get a preview of what the middle school experience will be like for your child. See an example schedule and... read more
DRIVE LESS By saving just one gallon of gasoline, 20 to 30 miles of driving in most conventional cars, you will prevent about 20 pounds of carbon dioxide from being released into the atmosphere. To save that gallon, consider taking public transportation or carpooling to work one day a week. Plan a... read more
Place your SCRIP order today! A portion of your SCRIP purchase is donated to Pennekamp. Print the attached form to complete your order and drop it off at the office. You don't have to wait for the Tuesday envelope to send in your order - drop it off at the office any time and we'll process it ASAP... read more
Every child is required to have an earthquake kit while attending Pennekamp.   2 Options: 1. Click on the link below to order & the kit will be delivered directly to your child's classroom; or 2. Make your own earthquake kit essentials and place in a large ziplock bag with child's name &... read more
Pennekamp Elementary is proud to announce that we have been selected as a California Distinguished School by the California Department of Education. Our winning combination of students, staff, parents, community and a superb, balanced educational program is what makes us unique and very special.... read more
Careful! Please do not park cars in red zones or blue handicapped parking spots without proper approval. Manhattan Beach Police and Traffic  Officers closely monitor parking so you could get a parking violation. Campus parking spaces on Rowell and on Peck are designated as staff parking. Thank you... read more
Thursday, January 1, 2015 - 8:00am to Friday, June 19, 2015 - 9:00am
Important 2015 dates for Pennekamp Elementary School include:     Jan 19: Martin Luther King Day - No School     Feb 16-20: Mid-Winter Break - No School     Mar 16: Staff Development - No School     April 6-10: Spring Break - No School     May 25: Memorial Day - No School     June 18: Last Day of...
Saturday, February 7, 2015
DRAGON PARENTS HAPPY HOUR FEBRUARY 7TH 5:30-8:30 at Abigaile's Will be an evening of fun, food and entertainment. Get a group together or meet new friends. Ticket price includes appetizers and one complimentary beverage. We'll have music, a raffle and a cash bar. Contact Kim Jones or Michelle...
Friday, June 19, 2015
Scrip is a gift card -- bought at Pennekamp -- that you use just like cash for everyday purchases - or for a big purchase you have in mind! Click here for details: Pennekamp Scrip Program Happy Shopping! Thank you for supporting one of our biggest fundraisers.
Principal Letter - September 30, 2014
From the Desk of Dr. Toni Brown Pennekamp Principal   Dear Pennekamp Family, From Dragon to Mustang- Come out to support our team!! This Friday is our PK Football night at Costa. Pre-sale tickets will be for sale on Wednesday right after school outside the front... read more
Principal Letter - September 23, 2014
From the Desk of Dr. Toni Brown Pennekamp Principal   Dear Pennekamp Family, Thank You For Making Dragon Jamboree a Success!! Thank you to all the Dragon families that came out to be a part of our Dragon Jamboree and Movie Night!! What a wonderful event and I know... read more
Principal Letter - August 26, 2014
From the Desk of  Dr. Toni Brown Pennekamp Principal   Dear Pennekamp Family,   Welcome to the 2014-2015 school year!! I am so excited to take on the new role of Principal at Pennekamp Elementary. After three amazing years in the district as Assistant Principal at Manhattan Beach... read more
Principal Letter - March 4, 2014
Dear Pennekamp Parents and Guardians, I am pleased to share that we received notification from the Los Angeles County of Education that our application for California Distinguished School has passed through the first phase of acceptance. Our next step is a school validation visit, which will take... read more
Principal Letter - February 11, 2014
Dear Pennekamp Parents and Guardians, What do you love?  Pennekamp Dragons love to read because they are very logical students.  They recognize that reading is one of the best ways to develop vocabulary and critical thinking skills, become better writers, and be more successful in school and in... read more
Principal Letter - January 28, 2014
Dear Pennekamp Parents and Guardians, The Pennekamp teachers are grateful for the many ways you support and model literacy within your homes. I enjoy hearing stories about daily reading rituals, discussions about poetry, and debates on favorite books. These home experiences make a significant... read more
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MCHS Golf Tournament 2014

Tue, 2014-10-21 19:00

MCHS Golf Fundraiser

Mon, 2014-10-20 22:57
November 15 2014