Talia’s entry for the Reflections Program won the Award of Excellence. Talia entered a poem that she wrote for this year’s theme “Together We Can”. Her entry now goes on to the California state competition. The District 4 competition was between all the individual school districts in Orange County. Each of the school districts selects the Award of Excellence winners from the best entries of each school. Those winners goes on to be compete with all the other winners in Orange County. Then the winners from Orange County go on to the State competition. The State PTA will then select the entries to send on to the National competition.
Jared, Riley and Aidan received their Cub Scout Religious Awards today. Jared and Riley received the Light of Christ Award and Aidan Received the Parvuli Dei award. The all worked very hard last summer to complete all the requirements for this award.
That got the pool equipment hooked up today and we turned on the slide, waterfall and spillways!
Today was also the first time the pool lights were turned on.
The pool heater was hooked up to the gas meter today. We still have to wait a few weeks till we can run the heater though.
Talia aced her permit test and got her driver’s permit today. It is more than a little scary to think about your child driving. I’m sure she will be a great driver. It’s all the other crazy drivers out there that I worry about.
Percy the Pig got to visit Falyn this weekend. He goes home each weekend with one child in her preschool class. At the end of the weekend, they write about their weekend. They then get to share it with the class the next week. Percy got to share in the excite of the pool being plastered and filled. Here’s a better look at the pictures.