PTA Announcements 2-18-19
FEBRUARY 18, 2019 PTA ANNOUNCEMENTS
February 22 – Science Fair 6:30-8:30pm
February 22 – Box Tops Contest Deadline
February 22 - Dinner Night Out at Panda Express 4-8pm
March 9 – Aurora Skate Night 5-7pm
DINNER NIGHT OUT AT PANDA EXPRESS: THIS FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22ND FROM 4-8PM
Please join us at Panda Express (located by Meijer in Aurora) on Friday from 4-8pm for a PTA fundraiser Dinner Night Out! Just show the flyer (either the paper copy - coming home via backpack mail, or the digital copy - attached at the bottom of this email) so that Cowlishaw gets credit for your purchase. 20% of your total will be donated back to our PTA! We hope to see you there, and thank you for your support!
We are excited about the Science Fair on Friday, February 22nd, from 6:30-8:30pm in the gym and MPR! We had an overwhelming registration with 120 projects. We have 5 different STEM/STEAM vendor tables with interactive games /exhibits and an exciting science show by Science entertainer.
The schedule is as follows:
5:00-5:30 - Check in and set up by 3-5th grade students
5:30-6:00 - Check in and set up by K-2 grade
6:00-6:30 - Arrival of judges and interacting with vendors
6:30-7:30 - Judging of projects
7:30-8:15 - Science show
8:15-8:30 - Certificates /awards from special guests
We still need parents to sign up as SF judges. No need to be an actual "Science Expert" - we just need adult volunteers to speak with the students about their projects! Questions will be provided for the assessment! Sign up to help us here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0844aaad2ba5fc1-science
Any questions, please contact Anica Dubey, PTA SF Chair -firstname.lastname@example.org
KANE COUNTY COUGARS OZZIE READING PROGRAM
Your student should be logging their reading time on the 3rd base ticket, 2/10/19-2/23/19. Ozzie's Reading Club is an eight-week reading incentive program to earn a free student baseball ticket to a game with our school! Your student should read a minimum of 20 minutes per day. 1st base ticket time period: 1/14/19-1/26/19. 2nd base ticket: 1/27/19-2/9/19. Questions? Contact Hyeon Tai at email@example.com.
RAGING WAVES - PLUNGE INTO FITNESS
Tired of the kids playing Fortnite? Get them moving 30 minutes per day for a total of 25 hours. Participating students who complete the Plunge Into Fitness Program will get a FREE June Admission ticket OR $10 OFF on admission ticket valid 07/01/19- 09/02/19. The program will run from Feb. 11, 2019 - April 5, 2019. Any exercise counts…walking, biking, team sports, jump rope, etc. Questions? Contact Hyeon Tai at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thank you to all who supported our Book Fair! Thank you to our amazing Parent Volunteers! We had a great Book Fair.
FAMILY SKATE NIGHT
The Family Skate Night has been rescheduled for Saturday, March 9th from 5-7pm. A new sign-up form will be in backpack mail soon. Questions? Contact Mary Law at email@example.com.
LMC VOLUNTEERS NEEDED
The LMC is in need of a volunteer Monday afternoons from 1/1:30-3/3:30pm to shelve books, assist students, repair books and assist with projects. Please contact Jen Don at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We are looking to begin planning for the spring event. If interested, contact Michelle McCorkle at email@example.com.
OPEN PTA BOARD POSITIONS
We will have several open spots next year including Co-President, Vice President, and Secretary. If interested, contact Michelle McCorkle at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPIRIT WEAR AND ACCESSORIES AVAILABLE - Click here to purchase!
Use the link below for all your Amazon shopping needs and 0.5% will automatically come back to the PTA! Be sure to select Cowlishaw in your Amazon Smile account. This is an easy way to give back to the school with no cost to you! https://smile.amazon.com/ch/36-4165360
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