PTA Announcements 1-8-19
JANUARY 8, 2019 PTA ANNOUNCEMENTS
January 25 - Dinner Night Out at Chuck E Cheese
February 22 – Science Fair
March 2nd – Aurora Skate Night 5-7pm
RESCHEDULED Family Skate Night
Due to unforeseen circumstances, the Family Skate Night scheduled for Saturday, January 12th has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 2nd from 5-7pm. Any forms received will be returned in backpack mail. Please contact Mary Law with any questions at email@example.com.
BUBBLE GUM FRIDAY VOLUNTEERS
We are in need of volunteers to sell bubblegum to the 4th and 5th graders. Volunteers are asked to arrive at the school by 8:45 and are done by 9:15. If you are interested please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Volunteers are strongly needed for Fridays starting in February.
SIX FLAGS READING INCENTIVE
Flyers for the reading incentive came home in backpack mail before break. Students can earn a free ticket to Six Flags Great America for reading 600 hours! If you lost your sheet just log the time on a separate sheet of paper. Logs will be due Friday, February 1. Teachers can also earn a free ticket, if 8 or more students complete the program. If you have any questions, contact Hyeon Tai at email@example.com.
KANE COUNTY COUGARS OZZIE READING PROGRAM
Ozzie reading program will be starting up soon! Earn a free baseball ticket to see the Kane County Cougars play with our school! Look for flyers and details to come home in backpack mail this week. For questions, please contact Hyeon Tai at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Save the date for the Science Fair on Feb 22, 2019! We are looking for 1-2 volunteers from each grade level to be on the planning committee. If you are interested in being on the committee, helping to set up, and/or be a judge at the Science Fair, please contact email@example.com. The sign-up link is included below.
We are looking to begin planning for the spring event. If you are interested in helping chair or plan the event, please contact Michelle McCorkle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPIRIT WEAR AND ACCESSORIES AVAILABLE
We have sweatshirts and long sleeve shirts option available if you would like to purchase some winter apparel!!
With the holiday season approaching, be sure to select Cowlishaw for the Amazon Smile account. Use the link below for all of your Amazon shopping needs, and 0.5% will automatically come back to the PTA! As we approach the holiday season, this is an easy way to give back to the school with no cost to you!
VOLUNTEERS AND OPEN CHAIR POSITIONS
We still have some open chair positions for the 2018-2019 school year listed below:
Spring Party Chair
Office Liason (Tardy Slips)
If we don’t get volunteers, we will not be able to have these programs for the children this year. If you are interested in any of these or would like further information, please reach out to either Michelle McCorkle at email@example.com or Ashley Williams at AWIGGINS@alumni.ecu.edu.
MemberHub is the preferred communication software of the National PTA Organization. Therefore, the Cowlishaw PTA will be primarily using MemberHub for communication, events and signups.
If you have not created an account click the link below to join:
Please set your account to receive emails and make sure your name appears under the ‘Everyone’ hub. If you have already created an account, please take a moment to log in and check your email notifications and make sure you are in the ‘Everyone’ hub.
If you have questions please see MemberHub’s cheat sheet for parents:
MemberHub is also available to download for free from your App Store!
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Visit our website for more information: https://sites.google.com/site/cowlishawelementarypta/home
The website can also be accessed via the Cowlishaw Homepage under the PTA heading.
Additionally, Cowlishaw has a Twitter account: @cowlishawkoalas.