Ambassador Alert – January 2018

ENRICHMENT DAY 2018

Registration for IPSF’s Enrichment Day is now open! Students are invited to join us for the school holiday on Monday, February 12, to explore fun-filled and engaging classes in subjects including cooking, origami, architecture, robotics, art, breakdancing, Google Fiber Fun, and much more at Creekside High School. Register at https://www.ipsfacademy.org/ee

WITH GRATITUDE!

Thank you to the generous supporters who made the 2017 Educational Excellence Fund a success! View a list of their names on our online Donor Honor Roll. With your participation, IPSF can continue to provide crucial funding to Irvine schools for classroom support, music, science, and health & wellness. Not on the list? It’s not too late! Make a gift by January 31 to add your name to the final 2017 Honor Roll.

IPSF RANKED NATIONAL TOP NONPROFIT

We are excited to announce that IPSF has been ranked #3 in the nation and #1 in California amongst K-12

education foundations by Stepping Up: The Nation’s Top K-12 Education Foundations. The nation’s only annual

study and ranking of K-12 education foundations was recently released, showing the large impact that local

communities make on public education. https://ipsf.net/news/ipsf-ranked-3rd-nation-1-california-top-k-12-

education-foundations-survey/

LET’S TACO’BOUT IRVINE SCHOOLS

Join us Sunday, January 21 through Thursday, January 25 at Puesto for a special give back event benefitting Irvine schools. When you visit either of their Irvine locations, Puesto will donate 15% of all their delicious food sales to IPSF in support of Irvine students. https://ipsf.net/events/puesto-gives-back-irvine- schools/

ACE PROGRAM NOW AVAILABLE AT PORTOLA

IPSF is proud to now offer its Afterschool Classroom Enrichment (ACE) program to high school students at Portola HS. ACE classes provide students the opportunity to explore their interests beyond school hours through fun, hands-on classes ranging from academics to technology, and more! Register online at http://www.ipsfacademy.org/index.php?pro=11

SOUTHWEST FAMILY TOUR

IPSF has teamed up with See America Travel for the Spring Break Family Tours! Departing from Irvine in a deluxe motor coach, families will explore the Southwestern United States from April 2- April 7. Participants will learn about nature, geology, animals, history, and interesting anecdotes regarding the places they will be exploring! Reserve your space today online. Early bird discount ends on February 18. https://seeamericatraveltours.com/

For all the latest IPSF News & Events, visit www.ipsf.net.