Category Archives: Sweatshirt/T-Shirt Order Forms

Weekly Update for April 27-May1

Tuesday, April 28th

Tonight is the Mother-Daughter Event in the South Gym.  The event will begin promptly at 6:00 p.m., so please plan to arrive by 5:45 p.m. to register and get seated.

Wednesday, April 29th

NEW DEADLINE:  The PTC Board and Mr. Roberts have extended the deadline to order Field Day t-shirts to today. As mentioned last week, to display our school spirit at South, Principal Roberts would like to see all students, teachers, and staff wearing matching shirts on Field Day.  As a result, the PTC Board has arranged for the sale of t-shirts  at cost.   Again, Order Forms are now due today. When completing your order, although there is not a space provided, please provide the student’s name, the teacher’s name, and the t-shirt size for each t-shirt purchased for a student. This is especially important if you have more than one student as parent volunteers and Mr. Roberts will be distributing the t-shirts on Field Day.  Please note that you can also order shirts for older siblings, parents, grandparents etc.

The First Grade will have their Field Trip this afternoon to the Grandville Library.

Thursday, April 30th

The Second Grade will have their Community Field Trip today.

Friday, May 1st

Today is the final Popcorn Friday.  On Popcorn Fridayseach student receives a bag of popcorn, compliments of the PTC.  If you are able to help pop, package, or deliver popcorn, please contact Anne Bengtson at 304-8282 or

Today is the Pony Farm Field Trip for Young 5s and Kindergarteners.

Tonight is a Benefit Pasta Dinner for Hannah Steenhagen and Family from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in the South Elementary School gymnasium. Suggested dinner donation is $15 per person.  RSVPs requested (but not necessary) by April 29th to  This Benefit is sponsored by Bethel#10 Grand Rapids- Job’s Daughters International, Mrs. Moore’s Sixth Grade class, and Hannah’s family.


Weekly Update for December 1-5

This Week:

Monday, December 1st

Yankee Candle Fundraiser orders may be picked up today from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. in the Music Room.

Tonight there is a School Board Meeting. The Board of Education meets on the first and third Mondays of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Administration Building, 3839 Prairie, SW. Minutes of each meeting are available in the superintendent’s office.

Tuesday, December 2nd

Tonight is Pizza Hut Night. 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.  Note the time change:  South PTC can now earn a percentage of sales for lunch and late-night dining. Look for the Pizza Hut handout in your student’s backpack. Please feel free to give copies to your non-South friends and neighbors. Sales can be dine-in, carry-out, or delivery. A complete list of all Pizza Hut Nights can be found on this blog under “Important Dates.”

Wednesday, December 3rd

Tonight is the Holiday Concert for 1st and 2nd graders. The Concert will take place at Grandville High School.  The 1st graders should arrive no later than 5:45 p.m. and their performance begins at 6:00 p.m.  The 2nd graders should arrive at 7:00 p.m. and their performance begins at 7:15.  Neither concert will exceed 30 minutes.  Please have your student(s) wear their Sunday Best or anything holiday related (Santa Hat). If you have any questions, please contact our music teacher Rachel Niewiada at

All orders for Grandville Apparel through South PTC are due TODAY.  Zipper Hoodies in black and maroon, as well and black and maroon sweat pants are available.  Hoodies are $25 and sweatpants are $20.  Sizes are available from youth small to youth large and adult small through adult 3X large.  (There is an additional charge for $3 for 2XL and 3XL).  A youth small is equivalent to a size 6/8, youth medium is equivalent to a size 10/12, and youth large is equivalent to size 14./16.  All money must accompany your order form. Checks may be made out to South PTC.  Orders will be filled before Christmas break, although an exact date is unknown at this time.

Thursday, December 4th

Today is Market Day delivery day.  If you placed an order, please pick up your purchases in the South Gym from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.

Friday, December 5th

Today is “Shop with a Cop” day. For $1, students will be permitted to wear a hat to school.  All monies raised will be used to fund “Shop with a Cop,” which provides students-in-need with $100 to shop at Walmart for the holidays.

Today is Popcorn Friday.  On Popcorn Fridayseach student will receive a bag of popcorn, compliments of the PTC.  Additional Popcorn Fridays will take place on  Feb. 6th, March 6th, and May 1st.  If you are able to help pop, package, and deliver popcorn on any of those days, please contact Anne Bengtson at 304-8282 or

Today will be the Pie in the Face” Assembly. Those students who sold at least 5 pies will get to throw a pie in Mr. Roberts’ face.  Unfortunately for Mr. Roberts, we had 59 students sell 5 or more pies.

Report Cards for the 1st Trimester will be coming home today.

Next Week:

Friday, December 12th

Please join us for the 4th PTC Meeting of 2014/2015 school year at 9:00 a.m.  All parents/grandparents/guardians are welcome and encouraged to attend. Day care will NOT be available. Meetings generally last between 1 and 2 hours, but please join us for any portion of the meeting you are able to attend.

Back to School Night Info

Don’t forget that Tuesday, August 27 is Back to School night from 6-7! The PTC will be set up outside, so please stop by and say hello. We will have popsicles for the kids. We have ordered Grandville spirit wear that we hope will be in by Tuesday. If our order is not ready for Back to School night, items will be available at the Family BBQ on Sept 20. T-shirts are $10, sweatshirts and sweatpants are $20.

Weekly Update for December 3-7

General Notes

Our first Buffalo Wild Wings Night raised $349.37 for the South PTC.  It was great to see so many South families.  As a result of the great fundraising efforts, Buffalo Wild Wings has agreed to host another fundraiser in the Spring.

This week, the library will host the Book Fair.  Evening shopping is available Tuesday and Thursday nights. Thank you to all the wonderful volunteers who help make this fun event run so smoothly.

Sweatshirt and T-Shirt orders have been placed.  Delivery is expected the week of December 10th.


Today is a Popcorn/Spirit Day. Each student will receive a bag of popcorn, compliments of PTC. Also please wear your DAWG gear or other maroon and white clothes to show your support of South.