Weekly Update for October 13-17

General Notes

Library Book Fair:  It’s that time of year again and the Library needs you.  We always look forward to the Fall Book Fair, especially Family Night. This is a great time to purchase gifts for the holidays or pick up a few extra items for your kids, encouraging the value of reading.  The Library needs many volunteers to make this happen and we would love for you join us. Please follow the link to sign up. www.SignUpGenius.com/go/10C084EAEAB23A0FE3-fall/21712317

Volunteer Needed:  The PTC is looking for a Volunteer Coordinator for the Tyson A Plus and Gordon Fun Funds.  These fundraisers are similar to the Box Top fundraiser.  Please contact Victoria at victoriatalsma@gmail.com.

Market Day:   Market Day information and order forms came home in Friday Folders last week. Please note that orders are due by October 24th. Orders may be placed on-line or with the paper order form.  All checks should be made out to Market Day.  Market Day Pick Up is October 30, 2014 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.  Participation in Market Day is completely voluntary.   Please see the link for on-line orders and more information.   Market Day  In addition, this month Market Day is running a special with the purchase of pies.  If South students sell up to 99 pies, South PTC will earn 15% on pie sales, for 100-499 pies, South PTC will earn 30%, and for sale of more than 500 pies, South PTC will earn 45% of of pie sales.   These pies will be perfect for the holidays.  As an extra incentive, Principal Roberts has agreed that each student who sells 5 pies will be able to throw a pie in his face.  In addition, the class that sells the most pies will be rewarded with a Cotton Candy Party.   DEADLINEMarket Day and pie orders are due no later than October 24th.

Monday, October 13th

Please join us tonight for the 2nd PTC Meeting of the 2014/2015 school year. The meeting will start at 7:00 p.m. and everyone is invited and encouraged to attend.  Samples of the Market Day pies will be available at the meeting.

Wednesday, October 15th

The Good News Club begins today.

Thursday, October 16th

The Kindergartners will be taking a Field Trip to Crane’s Apple Orchard today.

Parent Teacher Conferences take place tonight between 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. You should have already been notified by your student’s teacher of your conference date and time. Please note that daycare will be provided.  Thank you to the volunteers who are helping with Conference Meals.

Friday, October 17th

Today starts the 2014 Yankee Candle Sale.  South PTC receives 40% of all orders. Information regarding the sale will be in this week’s Friday Folders.  In addition to sales on the order form, you can sign up your student on the Yankee Candle Sale website and all online orders will count towards prizes. DEADLINEYankee Candle Sale orders are due no later than November 3rd.  There will be a Yankee Candle Assembly at 2:15 p.m. to kick off the sale.




About PTC Blog

PTC {Parents Teachers Children} Group To share as parents and/or guardians and to promote community spirit for South Elementary School. To promote the welfare of children and youth in home, school, and community. To assist the faculty in undertaking school activities such as conferences, health and safety programs, and the like if so requested. To bring into closer relation the home and the school, that parents and/or guardians and teachers may co-operate intelligently in training of the child.

Posted on October 12, 2014, in Assembly, Book Fair, Conference Meals, Field Trips, Parent Teacher Conferences, PTC Meeting, Volunteers Needed, Weekly Updates. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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