Harvest Bowl 2014
The annual Harvest Bowl football game has Turlock's home town teams facing each other on Friday, November 7th at Joe Debely Stadium. The Pitman High School Pride are hosting the Turlock High School Bulldogs in this annual match-up brought to you by the Lions Club and Turlock Education Foundation.
The Turlock Education Foundation is holding a raffle to support Turlock Unified School District programs. The winners of the raffle will receive:
Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased at the Pitman and Turlock High School Activities offices as well as at the Turlock Education Foundation website www.turlockedfoundation.org/harvestbowl
The drawing will be held at half time October 31st at the Turlock High School home game.
Autism Speaks Walk in Modesto
On this past Saturday (10/18), the Autism Speaks Walk in Modesto was held at Modesto Junior College. Turlock Unified School District had a team of school staff that attended the walk. The walk was to raise awareness and educate individuals on Autism and potential services available in our region. TUSD had approximately 20 staff members from Crowell Elementary, Dutcher Middle School, Julien Elementary, and Wakefield Elementary participate. For more information about Autism Speaks go to www.autismspeaks.org.
TUSD Wears Pink on Mondays to Support Breast Cancer Awareness
In support of the Go Pink! campaign to support Breast Cancer Awareness month, the offices at TUSD are being challenged to wear pink on Mondays to show their support. Our Pitman High School office staff show their support, as well as the folks over at Turlock High School, and the District Office staff too! Please join us in supporting breast cancer awareness, show us your pink on Mondays in October!
(Pink shirts can be purchased for $15 from the Turlock Firefighters, Local #2434)
The Banshees Against Bullying Musical Group
On September 26th, the Julien students had a concert performed by a group from Merced called the Banshees Against Bullying. This musical group of girls delivered an entertaining performance with a strong message about saying no to bullying. The band of five girls between the ages of 11 and 16 are touring the valley schools including Julien, Brown, Crowell and Cunningham.
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Health Information for Parents on Enterovirus D68
Due to the recent outbreak of the enterovirus D68 which is associated with severe respiratory illness that has been especially harmful to children, we would like to provide resource information that is available to answer any questions you may have:
With school opening as a reminder to all parents and guardians to drive carefully around our schools, to watch for pedestrians and to use caution at all intersections. The safety of all of our students is paramount and we ask everyone to be mindful of safety as we start the new school year.
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The website address to access Turlock Aeries Family Link is:
The Aeries Family Link program is a valuable tool in communicating with the school staff concerning your students' academic success. For information on how to sign up for the program, please check with the school office for more information.
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