• December 6, 2017


    Dear Loma Parents/Guardian:


    Buy a Local Christmas Tree, Support a Local School

    The Hoffner family will once again donate a portion of their proceeds to the Loma Public Education Fund (LPEF) when it hosts its annual “Loma Day” from 8 to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 9, at the family-owned Peacock Christmas Tree Farm.


    Come Join us for wine tasting, Archie’s Famous Turkey Gumbo and a special visit from Santa Claus & his new 9ft T-Rex Reindeer


    The farm is at 17950 Mountain Charlie Rd., just off of Hwy 17 and Summit Road. For further information, please contact Ben Abeln at 408-353-2186 Ext. 7


    The Goodwill Truck is Back on the Mountain!

    CT English’s & Loma Prieta’s Home and School Clubs will be sponsoring a Goodwill Donation and E-WASTE Drive Fundraiser this weekend. Your donations will provide crucial support to the lifelines of the mission at Goodwill of Silicon Valley, as well as support for CTE & Loma HSC!


    Please bring your E-WASTE, old clothes, books & household items to the Building Blocks Preschool Parking Lot at 23845 Summit Road. The truck attendant will accept donations Saturday, December 9 and Sunday, December 10 from 9AM-4PM both days! (Please do not drop off donations while trailer is unattended.)

    Goodwill Silicon Valley Donation Drive Events Will Gladly Accept All but The Following Donations:




    ŸLarge appliances

    ŸExercise Equipment

    ŸAutomobile parts


    ŸHousehold trash, food, or carpeting

    ŸConstruction debris, lumber, concrete, bricks, etc.

    ŸHazardous household chemicals or liquids of any kind (paints, insecticides, oils, flammables, alcohol, etc.)

    ŸPet related items

    ŸItems over 50 lbs.

    ŸTelevisions over 27”

    ŸVCR’s, printers and vacuums


    *We also need volunteers from both schools to help attend the truck. Sign up today to do your part! http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e0c45aea928a6f94-goodwill


    The Home and School Clubs thank you for bringing us your old & unwanted items! Feel free to spread the word to family, friends and neighbors. The Goodwill and our Home and School Clubs are grateful for the privilege of serving the members of our community.


    Questions? Email ctehsc@gmail.com


    Kids and Company Holiday Camp - The First Week Day Camp (Jan 2 - 5)

    The holiday break can be a blast with traditions, family, presents, and, of course, no school! But when there’s work to be done after all the celebrating, check out Kids and Company. Each day will feature crafts, indoor and outdoor activities, and educational lessons to exercise young minds. You can just sign-up for a day or up to the whole week. There will be discounts for sibling and CTers. Please see the attached flyer.


    Upcoming Loma Events

    12/8                 SoW assembly / 2nd graders field trip to see the Nutcracker

    12/9                 Loma Day at Peacock Tree Farm 8am-4:30pm

    12/9-12/10       Goodwill truck by Building Blocks

    12/11               4th grade field trip to Tech Museum

    12/13               Regular Board meeting 7pm

    12/15               SoW assembly / 5th grade field trip to SJ Performing Arts