Weekly Update for September 28-October 2
Family BBQ Volunteers Needed
The Walk-a-Thon and Family BBQ are this Friday, October 2nd. This is an awesome fundraiser and family event, but requires the help of many volunteers. To sign up to volunteer, please click the link below. With your help, this will be another great evening for South students, families, and staff.
Copy Crew is a new service which will be available to South teachers and staff this school year. Volunteers are needed each week to make copies, laminate, or do other office activities for teachers and staff. If you are able to help, please sign up at Copy Crew. The time commitment each week will vary from 15 minutes to 2 hours depending on the needs of teachers and staff.
It is almost time for the Fall Book Fair. As always, Book Fair requires many hands. We invite parents to help with set up, classroom shopping, Family Night, and tear down. It’s a great opportunity to celebrate reading at South and meet new families in our school community. Thank you in advance for all of your help! Please use the link below to sign up to volunteer.
Tuesday, September 29
Tonight is the first Pizza Hut Night for the 2015/2016 school year. Please join us at the Grandville Pizza Hut on 28th Street. South PTC receives 20% of sales from 11:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. South PTC can earns a percentage of sales for lunch and late-night dining. A copy of the Pizza Hut flyer came home in your student’s Friday Folder last week and can be found here Pizza Hut September 2015. Please feel free to give copies to your non-South friends and neighbors. Sales can be dine-in, carry-out, or delivery.
Wednesday, September 30
Today is the Buffalo Wild Wing Fundraiser. All day (11:30 a.m. to close) South Elementary PTC will earn 20% of all food and drink sales. A copy of the BW3s Flyer came home in Friday Folders and is available here BW3s September 2015. Please feel free to print and give copies to your non-South friends and neighbors. Note that qualifying sales can be dine-in or carry-out. Also, Wednesday nights are “Kids Nights” at Buffalo Wild Wings with reduced kids’ meals, crafts, and an ice cream sundae bar.
Thursday, October 1
Walk-a-Thon pledges are due today. All checks should be made payable to “South PTC.” Each student who collects a minimum of $40 in pledges will be entered into a classroom drawing for a chance to enter the Cash Cube. The top three overall pledge raisers will receive a $100 Visa gift card and the class that raises the most pledges will be rewarded with a bowling party. DEADLINE: To be considered for a prize, pledges must be turned in by the end of school day today.
Friday, October 2nd
Today, your students will be participating in the Walk-a-Thon fundraiser. Thank you for helping them collect their pledges.
Tonight is the Family BBQ from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m. in the rear of the school. As a welcome back to school and a thank you to South students, their families, and the staff of South for their participation in the Annual Walk-a-Thon, the South Elementary PTC will be offering food and activities at the Family BBQ. There will costs associated with a few activities and additional food with prices ranging from $2 to $5. In addition, the PTC will be selling t-shirts and sweatshirts.