1st Grade PlaydateFFC2/8/20232/11/2023
1st Grade Playdate
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Pre-K/UTK Playdate & SocialFFC1/24/20231/29/2023
Pre-K/UTK Playdate & Social
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Electronics RecyclingFFC12/1/202212/3/2022
Electronics Recycling
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STEAM Orientation MeetingCathryn McFearin10/7/202210/14/2022
STEAM Orientation Meeting
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Family Dinner Night FundraiserCathryn McFearin10/1/202210/6/2022
Family Dinner Night Fundraiser
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Art Corps OrientationCathryn McFearin9/27/20229/28/2022
Art Corps Orientation
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Family Movie Night!Cathryn McFearin9/16/20229/24/2022
Family Movie Night!
Family Movie Night has been rescheduled for Saturday September 24th. Come watch Sing 2 on the field by the white top with your friends from Dingeman!  The gate will open at 6pm. The movie will begin shortly before 7pm.  Preorder your pizza here and pay/pick up beginning at 6:30pm. Other treats will also be sold. **Cash only please! Bring your picnic blanket, lawn chairs, and a jacket to enjoy time together at this fun event. ... read full article
Family Dinner Night FundraiserCathryn McFearin9/15/20229/15/2022
Family Dinner Night Fundraiser
It's a great day to get take-out! The Kebab Shop in Mira Mesa is hosting a fundraiser to benefit your Dingeman FFC today, Septemeber 15. 50% of all associated sales will be donated to the FFC, so everyone come out and get some fantastic food. Tell your friends, family, and neighbors too. You can show the flyer at the time of ordering in the restaurant or enter coupon code "fundraiser" when ordering Online . **note that delivery using third party services will not result in donations. Order directly from TKS. Address: 9450 Mira Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92126 ... read full article
It's Pledge Drive Time!Cathryn McFearin9/11/20229/30/2022
It's Pledge Drive Time!
It’s time for our annual Dingeman Elementary Pledge Drive! This is our biggest fundraiser of the year so please donate to fund our amazing programs and support your child.  Every student returning their pledge drive envelope (with or without a donation) gets a Dingeman Tiger wristband. The first two classrooms that return ALL their envelopes will receive a tiger stuffy for each student. Pledge Levels and Thank You Gifts:  Cub Level Supporter: $150-$299 pledges receive one Dingeman car magnet  Bengal Tiger Level Supporter: $300-$499 pledges receive one car magnet + one yearbook  Siberian Tiger Level Supporter: $500+ pledges receive one ... read full article
Tiger Trot 2023 DonationsFFC3/3/20233/17/2023
Tiger Trot 2023 Donations
  TIGER TROT 2023   Help fund all the programs that enrich and enhance our children's school experience!   A flyer and envelope will come home with your child. You can send the cash or check donations to school with your child in the envelope beginning Monday March 13th or donate online here by clicking: Please make sure your student(s)'s name, teacher, and grade are accurate in your dingeman.net account. If you are donating as a Guest User, please include the above information for the student you are donating for. ... read full article
Tiger Rally & T Shirt SaleFFC2/28/20233/3/2023
Tiger Rally & T Shirt Sale
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Tiger TrotFFC2/22/20233/8/2023
Tiger Trot
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What is Tiger Trot?FFC2/22/20233/3/2023
What is Tiger Trot?
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Kinder Family Sunday Social & PlaydateFFC1/30/20232/5/2023
Kinder Family Sunday Social & Playdate
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Universal Transitional Kindergarten Enrollment WindowFFC1/26/20232/22/2023
Universal Transitional Kindergarten Enrollment Window
We are excited to announce that the pre-enrollment priority window for UTK opened on February 1st, 2023 and will close on February 28th, 2023. Dingeman is going to have 3 UTK classrooms for the 2023-24 school year. Students born between September 2nd, 2018 and September 1st, 2019 are eligible to complete an enrollment application for the 2023-24 school year. ... read full article
FFC MeetingFFC1/9/20231/11/2023
FFC Meeting
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Spring Enrichment Enrollment Now Open!FFC1/9/20231/27/2023
Spring Enrichment Enrollment Now Open!
From Level UP After school enrichment:   Find your student's next great passion .  We have a wide array of classes ranging from Tennis to Chess.      The new session starts February 6th , and you can find our class schedule with the following link. Click Here to Sign Up Now!   *Note all of our enrichment  meets outside the Library . All Kinders will be picked up from their class. All other grades, including students that attend SAY, are to meet outside the library.   If you have any questions  please  email   info@levelupenrichment.com ... read full article
Family Dinner Night FundraiserFFC1/8/20231/19/2023
Family Dinner Night Fundraiser
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Gardening DayFFC1/3/20231/7/2023
Gardening Day
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Welcome Back!FFC1/3/20231/4/2023
Welcome Back!
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Family Art NightCathryn McFearin10/7/202210/20/2022
Family Art Night
Family Art Night is a free, fun, creative and relaxing opportunity for students and their family members to experience art together in a casual, multi-generational setting with professional instruction by Art Corps leaders. The FFC is so delighted to bring you the FIRST of three Family Art Nights on Thursday, October 20, 2022, 6:15pm - 7:30pm. Families will get to learn about and create 1 of 3 art projects in one-hour lessons inspired by a famous artist.    - Kandinsky inspired abstract art using chalk - Klee inspired etching using oil pastels - Carle inspired collage using tissue paper and glue ... read full article
Level Up Registration - Parent Teacher Conference CampFFC10/26/202211/4/2022
Level Up Registration - Parent Teacher Conference Camp
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Boo BashCathryn McFearin10/12/202210/28/2022
Boo Bash
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Boo BCathryn McFearin10/11/202210/11/2022
Boo B
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Family Dinner Night FundraiserFFC3/2/20233/9/2023
Family Dinner Night Fundraiser
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2nd Grade PlaydateFFC2/28/20233/5/2023
2nd Grade Playdate
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Summer Program EnrollmentFFC2/7/20232/21/2023
Summer Program Enrollment
The application window for the Morning Academic Program  and  Primetime opened February 6th, and runs through April 14th. To enroll in the Morning Academic Program, please fill out this form  and turn it in at the Dingeman front office. There will be paper copies available at the office for you to complete. To enroll in Primetime, please apply through  their website . The Morning Academic Program runs from June 20th to July 21st with hours varying by location. The hours at Dingeman will be 8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. The Primetime program runs from June 20th through August 2nd. Students ... read full article
Summer SchoolFFC1/26/20232/6/2023
Summer School
San Diego Unified Extended Learning Department is excited to share information on the LevelUp Summer 2023 Academic Program, as well as enrichment opportunities. In February, all currently enrolled district families will begin to receive information about signing up for these free summer opportunities. This year Jerabek and Dingeman will be the two elementary schools in Scripps Ranch with these programs. The Summer Morning Academic Program will run from Tuesday, June 20, 2023 - Friday, July 21, 2023. Students will start at 8:00 a.m. and will be dismissed at 1:00 p.m. Primetime will also be offered to students attending the summer morning ... read full article
Toy DriveFFC12/2/202212/16/2022
Toy Drive
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Family Book Fair NightFFC12/1/202212/8/2022
Family Book Fair Night
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Book FairFFC11/17/202212/9/2022
Book Fair
Literati Book Fair is coming to Dingeman December 5-9 in the school library. Students will have the opportunity to shop the fair during the week with their class and teacher. The fair will also be open after school from 3-3:30pm Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. Student purchases can be made with cash or with a gift card purchased HERE . Students will not be allowed to use credit/debit cards at school. Can't make it to the fair or want to get started shopping early? Shop the VIRTUAL BOOK FAIR .   ... read full article
Food DriveFFC11/7/202211/16/2022
Food Drive
Don't have time to purchase items on the "most needed" list for the food drive? You can simply donate online! Use this link to provide food for someone in need:  Virtual Food Drive Every $1 donated purchases 2 meals to feed a person in our community experiencing hunger.  Help us reach our goal of raising $200 and feeding 400 of our San Diego neighbors this season! ... read full article
STEAM TrainingFFC11/4/202211/10/2022
STEAM Training
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Dingeman Family Gardening DayFFC10/31/202211/5/2022
Dingeman Family Gardening Day
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FFC MeetingCathryn McFearin9/6/20229/6/2022
FFC Meeting
Our first FFC Meeting will be held on Zoom Wednesday September 7 at 6:30pm. Please look for the link to sign up link to receive the login information in Mr. Pedrotti's email this week.  All are welcome and encouraged to attend! Hope to see you there. ... read full article
Family Movie Night - PostponedCathryn McFearin9/6/20229/12/2022
Family Movie Night - Postponed
Family Movie Night will NOT be happening tonight due to rain. We will let everyone know when it is rescheduled. ... read full article
We Need Your HelpCathryn McFearin8/30/20229/11/2022
We Need Your Help
We are trying to fill these classroom volunteer roles:  Room Parent : Serve as a liaison between the FFC Board, classroom parents, and teacher by communicating FFC events and announcements. Oversee activities for Teacher Appreciation Week and rally classroom parent volunteers as needed.  Art Corps Classroom Leader: Tech fundamental elements of art with monthly lessons throughout the year. Training workshops are provided for each lesson. Coordinate with teacher and Art Corps Helpers to schedule lessons.  Art Corps Classroom Helper: Help the classroom Leader with set-up, gathering materials, answering student questions, and clean up  STEM Classroom Leader: Bring monthly robotics/computer science ... read full article
Family Science NightsFFC11/7/202211/16/2022
Family Science Nights
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Family Dinner Night FundraiserFFC11/8/202211/16/2022
Family Dinner Night Fundraiser
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