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    Schoolwide yearbook on sale now!!! - Deadline extended to April 19th!!!

    Twain’s first school-wide yearbook is on sale now.  Yes, you heard correctly, the Twain PTA is busy designing a fantastic yearbook for the entire school!  Kindergartners through 5th graders can purchase this wonderful memento of their fun-filled 2018-2019 school year. 

    The deadline to purchase yearbooks is this Friday, April 19th. The yearbooks are sold for $25 each through (see instructions below). 

    When you purchase a yearbook, you have the opportunity to customize 2 pages for your student’s individual yearbook without having to pay an additional fee.  Upgrade options are also available. 

    To Purchase and Customize Your Yearbook:

    Go to: 

    School code: 1015374754443865

    Regular Price: $25 

    Deadline: April 19th

    A Note from Dr. Williams

    Welcome back to the 2018-2019 school year! I hope that all of you had a restful and relaxing summer that was filled with adventures and time with your families and friends. During the school year, I am looking forward to hearing about your travels and I am especially excited to continue our journey together.  

    Continue reading here.

    Exciting News

    We are proud to announce that Twain Elementary has been awarded $5,000 for three consecutive years of growth in Mathematics on the SBAC! Congratulations to the students, teachers, staff and supportive families who made this achievement possible.

    Mark Twain Elementary School

    Way to Go Twain!

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    Thanks to the hard work and dedication of Twain’s students, parents and teachers, our school saw a significant jump on our SBAC test scores for the 2016-17 school year. To recognize our success, the District awarded Twain $10,000 which will be used for technology and interventions so that we can continue down the path of great success! These students couldn’t be happier.

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    After School Safety and More

    After School Supervision (Park Safety) Since Twain's after school supervision ends at 2:50 pm, a few parents have opted to utilize Pan American Park (Pan Am) for after school care. If you're using Pan Am for after school care, please be mindful of the time that they actually start supervising children. I am bringing this to the attention of our parents because staff members have reported that a few of our Twain students are lingering in the park while waiting for supervision to start at the park. If you're utilizing Pan Am, please have a long talk with your child about safety while walking from Twain to Pan Am Park. Thank you!

    Staff Parking Lot For safety reasons, please do not utilize the staff's parking lot to drop students off for school or park in spaces reserved for teachers. Dropping students off in this area creates a safety hazard and it creates an inconvenience for staff members starting their work day.  

    Thank you  for your attention and assistance.

    Jacqueline Williams, Ed.D.
    Twain Elementary School
    (562) 421-8421- Office
    (562) 420-7654  Fax

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