Carver Elementary School PTA Family Life Presentation for Fifth Graders

On Thursday, February 13, 2014, the Carver Elementary School’s 5th grade students will have the opportunity during school hours to attend a Family Life Presentation focusing on male and female maturation. The girls’ presentation will also include information about menstruation.

The boys and girls will attend separate programs including a video presentation and a question-answer period. The girls’ session will be facilitated by the school counselor, Linda Kuchmecki, and school psychologist, Sonia Chelsvig. The boys’ session will be facilitated by Don Duranso, SMUSD school psychologist, and Dr. Gary McGuigan, the Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction.

The videos will be available for parents to preview on either of 2 different dates:

Parent Preview: Thursday, February 6th at Carver’s Scrim Auditorium
8:30am – 9:00am: Just Around the Corner – For Boys DVD (running time 9:47)
9:00am – 9:30am: Just Around the Corner – For Girls DVD (running time 15:07)

A student permission slip will be needed for attendance at the Family Life Presentations on February 13th. A permission slip will be sent home with your child in January.

Contact Michelle Rose at for any questions.

K.L. Carver Elementary School, 3100 Huntington Dr., San Marino, (626)299-7080 or visit

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