Monday, April 18, 2016

Celebrating Adult Education Week 2016

This is how we did it!

Monday:  New Banner for Poplar Avenue

Morning ESL Students created this beautiful new banner.
Tuesday:  CCAE Leg Day.  Student Council Leaders went to Sacramento to talk with the Legislature.  Read Denise's story about the day here.

Vice President Cristina Munoz, Secretary Jin Lim, and President Denise Carrasco
in the State Capitol

Tuesday Evening:  Spelling Bee. 

Evening students competed in a Spelling Bee.

Wednesday:  Virginia Reel

Cristina and Denise and other students dancing the Virginia Reel

ThursdayNew!  Open House!  We had our first ever Open House so students could show off their school to their friends and family.  Students visited classrooms, toured the School Garden, had fun making art, and then went over to the SMART Center for snacks, a photo booth, and the Award Ceremony.

Student Council Leaders Cristina, Denise, Jin
in front of the wonderful photo booth painted
 by Evening Student Council President Adriana

Delicious snacks for visitors

Teacher Bruce gives garden tours

Thursday Evening:  Award Ceremony for Evening Students.  The winners read their essays.  Essay and Spelling Bee winners were honored with prizes.

Evening Essay Winner Shamsiddin Mukhidinov reads his essay

Friday:  Award Ceremony for Morning Students.  The winners read their essays.  Essay winners were honored with prizes.  Read two of the winning essays here and here.

Morning Essay Winner Dong Dong Ding reads her essay

Why did we celebrate this way?

Because Adult Education Matters!

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