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Click here to donate/join the pta on-line.   Our PTA Membership Drive is offically under way!  Your donation provides our school with vital educational software, visual and performing arts, technology, library books, science lab... read more
We are seeking sponsorship opportunities to offset the cost of the carnival activities.  Each sponsor will have their family name on the carnival booth sign they sponsor.  We can have multiple sponsors for any one activity (ie: Group of families combine to sponsor the Popcorn Machine). Please see... read more
On Friday, September 23rd 2016, Pennekamp will host the Dragon Jamboree & Silent Auction.  The proceeds directly benefit the Pennekamp PTA and enable us to provide students access to art, music, drama, dance, and hands-on experience in our science lab and library.  In addition, the PTA provides... read more
SEE ATTACHED FOR SCHOOL SUPPLY LIST BY GRADE 2016 2017 or go to and enter  our zip code 90266.
Thanks to the support of Waste Management, all incoming 1st Graders will receive a FREE Go Green Lunchbox set.  The set will include an insulated fabric carrier, a lead- and leach-free five compartment food container, and an 8oz. stainless steel bottle.  Design options are available at... read more
ORDER SCHOOL SURVIVAL KITS TODAY FOR DELIVERY TO YOUR CHILD’S CLASSROOM IN SEPTEMBER Every student is required to have a survival kit at school, and More Prepared school kits meet California requirements. The food, water and supplies have a 5 year shelf life, so annual replacement is not necessary... read more
Reserve your copy by ordering online.  Go to
Are you registered to vote? Here is the link:  Registration Deadline  The deadline to register or re-register to vote for any election is 11:59:59 p.m. Pacific Time on the 15th calendar day before that election. If you submit... read more
Friday, August 19, 2016 to Tuesday, September 6, 2016
The Pennekamp Swag Store is ready for you! Come check out the new PK water bottles, T-shirts, sweatshirts, hats etc. Everything is in stock, no ordering and waiting this year. The store will be open every morning for 2 weeks straight. Store location is down the ramp from the cafeteria.
Monday, August 29, 2016
August 29th First Day of School AM Kinders-8am-11:20 PM Kinders-11:25am-2:45pm 1st-3rd-8:15am-2:15pm 4th-5th-8:15am-2:45pm
Thursday, September 8, 2016
September 8th General PTA MEETING-5pm-5:45pm Back To School Night 1st-5th Grade- 5:45pm (PARENTS ONLY)
Friday, September 9, 2016
September 9th Welcome Back Spirit Rally 8:30am-Pennekamp Field All welcome to attend!
Friday, September 23, 2016
September 23rd Pennekmap LARGEST FUNDRAISER DRAGON JAMBOREE 4:00pm-9:00pm MORE Details TO FOLLOW  
Principal Letter - Welcome Back Dragons!
Dear Dragon Families,  Welcome back to school!! Summer is quickly winding down and I am hopeful all of you enjoyed the break and ready to return for a fabulous year ahead! Team PK has been hard at work preparing for students to return and we can’t wait to see you Monday!! I have a few information... read more
Dragon Families- I trust you are all enjoying our California summer and I hope relaxing with family and friends. I just wanted to check in and send a few reminders out for our Dragon community to prepare for the upcoming school year!! -If you or someone you know needs to register for MB schools... read more
Please click on link for power point presentation for Back to school night September 2015. read more
Principal Letter - SEPTEMBER 5 2015
Dragon Families, I hope this email finds you well and enjoying this beautiful weekend! With the school year underway, I wanted to share the schedule for Back to School Night this Thursday, September 10th. The evening will begin at 5 PM in the cafeteria with a General PTA Meeting. Come hear all the... read more
Principal Letter - AUGUST 27 2015
Dear Dragon Families,   Welcome back to school and I hope you all had an amazing summer!! I cannot wait to see our Dragon community on Wednesday and I look forward to an amazing school year!!  I wanted to take a minute to share some exciting news and information for the upcoming year!   New Faces... read more
Principal Letter - August 2015
Dragon Families, I hope this email finds you well! As you and your family enjoy the last days of  summer, I wanted to reach out to all Pennekamp families with a few reminders  for our upcoming year!! My PK team is very excited to welcome you and your  child back to school and the 2015-16 school... read more
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
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MCHS Summer Cheer Clinic

Thu, 2016-05-26 17:21
August 1 2016 to August 4 2016

August 1-4, 9:00-2:00
MB Community Church
Click here for more info.

Girls Summer Soccer Camp

Thu, 2016-05-26 17:18
July 18 2016 to July 21 2016

July 18 - 21, 1:30-4:00pm
Manhattan Village Field
Click here for more info.

MCHS Boys Basketball Camp

Thu, 2016-05-26 17:15
July 5 2016 to July 8 2016

July 5-8, 12:00-4:00pm
Click here for sign up information.

Community Affairs - Security Camera Registration Program

Thu, 2016-05-26 15:36
December 31 2016

To help in the apprehension of criminals, we have created a Security Camera Registration Program through the Police Department.  This program is completely voluntary for our residents and businesses.  However, we are encouraging locations to sign up. 

Fill out the form which can be completed and mailed to the Police Department.  Or, for more information, go to our City website.

4th Annual Roundhouse Run for the Oceans

Sat, 2016-05-14 21:09
May 14 2016

May 14, 9:30am, Manhattan Beach Pier
Early Bird Sign Up Special til March 14

The Roundhouse is an important part of our community and it benefits everyone.  Not only do children of all ages go to the aquarium but Manhattan Beach is known for this landmark. 
It needs our help and support!

As community members we are capable of helping through participating in this fun event that will take place on the hard pack of the sand along the water. The aquarium provides students with free seminars and educational field trips. 

Click here for registration information.