Fri Apr 19
  • All City Track Meet 

Sat Apr 20
  • All City Track Meet 

Tue Apr 23
  • Popsicle Sales 

Tue Apr 30
  • Popsicle Sales 

Wed May 01
  • PTA Executive Board Meeting 7:00 pm8:00 pm

Thu May 02
  • Student Council - 5th Grade Only 7:40 am8:00 am

Fri May 03
  • Kinder Double Session Day 

  • Student Council - 3rd, 4th & 5th Grade 7:40 am8:00 am

Tue May 07
  • Popsicle Sales 

  • 5th Grade Ink Drinkers 3:00 pm4:30 pm

Wed May 08
  • 4th Grade Ink Drinkers 3:00 pm4:30 pm

Thu May 09
  • 3rd Grade Ink Drinkers 3:00 pm4:30 pm

  • Talent Show 6:00 pm8:00 pm

Mon May 13
  • Staff Appreciation Week 

Tue May 14
  • Staff Appreciation Week 

  • Popsicle Sales 

Wed May 15
  • Staff Appreciation Week 

  • PTA General Assembly Meeting 7:00 pm8:00 pm

Thu May 16
  • Staff Appreciation Week 

Fri May 17
  • Staff Appreciation Week 

Weekly Wildcat – March 24

2024 Jog-A-Thon Award Winners

The AV PTA would like to thank everyone for making the 2024 Jog-A-Thon a huge success!  Students brought strength, endurance, and miles of school spirit in honor of our school community! Together, we exceeded our fundraising goal! THANK YOU for your generosity and support! And THANK YOU to our teaching team, administrators, and the hundreds of volunteers who contributed their time and energy to make this event a success!

Big congratulations to our 2024 Award Winners!

AV Talent Show Tryouts Signup

All City Track Meet 2024

Relay Tryouts were a big success and the kids enjoyed the challenge. Thanks so much to all the kids who tried out! We are in the process of contacting the parents of the relay team members.

Parents of the relay team members have been notified. Anyone who wants to run individual events can STILL register!

Thursday, March 28th is the last day to register with a guaranteed t-shirt! Please also sign up to volunteer to support our AV athletes – it truly is a team effort!

ACTM Volunteer Orientation will be on 4/17 @ 7pm via Zoom.

Event Dates: Friday, April 19th – Saturday, April 20th*
Visit for all event details and registration.
 Click here for the Event Order Schedule

*SPLL is aware of the ACTM and is adjusting the schedule so that kids do not miss their games.

Contact: Eryn Kalavsky with any questions.

For relay team questions contact: Cami Zappatera or Alexandra Lubenova

Spring 5th Grade Band Concert – TOMORROW!

The SPMS Spring Concert Series kicks off this week, starting with the Fifth Grade Band Concert on Monday, March 25th! Our very own AV 5th graders will begin the show at 5pm with Mr. Farrell in the middle school auditorium, followed by presentations from other elementary schools.

5th Grade Band Concert

Monday, March 25th

South Pasadena Middle School Auditorium
5:00 pm – Arroyo Vista
6:00 pm – Marengo
7:00 pm – Monterey Hills

The SPMS Music Boosters will have a photo booth as well as baked goods for sale in the lobby.  If you have time, please consider volunteering for a slot here  5th Grade Band Concert Sign Up Genius

More information about the show as well as the upcoming SPMS band, orchestra, and choir concerts can be found at

AV Spring Art Happening

Congrats to our Elected 2024/25 PTA Executive Board 

The Book Fair is Coming!

Our online Book Fair is here! Shop for new favorites and get a sneak peak of titles coming to our In-Person Book Fair HERE. This is the biggest fundraiser for the AV Library, with 25% of sales directly supporting our library program!

Book Fair Dates & Information:
Online Fair: March 18-April 19
In-Person Fair: April 15-April 19 (7:45-8:30am & 11:30am-3:30pm)
Story Night: Thursday, April 18 (6-8pm)

AV Equity Corner

3rd Grade Parents Needed!

Each month, a different grade will be asked to volunteer to keep our drop-off lanes running. Without volunteers, we will have to close the lanes. April is 3rd grade month. If you are a 3rd grade parent, please, please, please sign up for a day or 3 or 4. We need 4 volunteers per day!   Sign Up HERE.

Bike Bus – EVERY Tuesday!

The Bike is now riding weekly! Join the fun, make some friends, and enjoy the fresh air every Tuesday morning starting 7:55am. For more info, see

Popsicles AND CHIPS 

Did you know popsicle sales are one of the BIGGEST fundraisers for 5th Grade Promotion? Grab a frozen treat and/or a bag of chips to support our 5th graders EVERY Tuesday! 5th grade parents: Click HERE to sign up to help with popsicle sales.

Share Your Community Photos!

Send AV Photos to [email protected]

We would love to have your best AV photos from the year for our archive!  Email photos to [email protected] any time throughout the year.

Do You Have Questions?

Please don’t hesitate to reach out to Erik Gammell, PTA President, or Patti Urzua PTA Executive Vice President.

¿Tienes preguntas? El maestro de su hija/o o la oficina principal pueden ponerlos en contacto con una familia en AV que hable español. 

질문 사항이 있으십니까?자녀의 담임선생님 이나 학교 사무실에서 필요한 언어를 사용하는 학부모와 연결해 드립니다


Thank you!