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PTA Announcements 1-21-20

Reported by corey_Swift@ipsd.org on 1/21/20

January 21, 2020 PTA ANNOUNCEMENTS



UPCOMING EVENTS

January 28 - PDAC Meeting 7 PM

January 31 - Movie Night: The Secret Life of Pets 2 - 6:30 PM

February 7 - Dinner Night Out: Chuck E. Cheese - 3-9 PM



SWEET & SAVORY FUNDRAISING

COWLISHAW CAKES FOR A CAUSE - Just in time for Valentine’s Day, the 5th graders will be selling bundlet cakes again this year in partnership with Nothing Bundt Cakes! Each individually wrapped cake is $5.00 and is offered in 10 different flavors, with one flavor being gluten-free! They freeze well so stock up! Order forms will be sent home via backpack mail this week. This fundraiser will be used to help the 5th graders with their farewell party and gift to the school. Orders will need to be submitted by Thursday, February 6th and the the pick up will be on Wednesday, February 12th at Cowlishaw Elementary during Open House from 6:30-7:30 PM.



SLICE THE PRICE PIZZA - Support your PTA in a tasty way! Save 50% on your Domino’s pizza purchases with the Slice The Price pizza card. Each card sells for $10 and is good for buy a large pizza, get a large pizza FREE, delivery or carryout! Buy 2 pizzas, get 2 pizzas FREE! Buy 20 pizzas, get 20 pizzas free! The best part is each card has unlimited uses and lasts a full year through December 31st, 2020. This fundraiser begins Monday, January 27th and order forms will come home in backpack mail this week. Sell to your friends, neighbors, coworkers or anyone who loves pizza!



OPEN BOARD POSITIONS FOR 2020-2021 SCHOOL YEAR

Interested in a leadership position within the PTA? Then this opportunity is for you! The PTA executive board will have several openings next school year, including Co-

President, Treasurer & Secretary. If you have any interest in one of these positions, please contact Ashley Williams or Sabrina Hunt at cowlishawpta.president@gmail.com.



SIX FLAGS READING INCENTIVE

Keep logging in your reading time with Six Flags reading incentive program! You can earn 1 free student Six Flags Great America ticket. Remember!! Every parent needs to register their own student with the teacher specific code. Questions? Contact Hyeon Tai: taigrrrl@yahoo.com.



KANE COUNTY COUGARS READING PROGRAM

Ozzie's Reading Club is an eight-week reading incentive program sponsored by the Kane County Cougars to earn a FREE student baseball ticket to a game with our school! Your student should read a minimum of the recommended reading time of 20 minutes a day. The first base ticket time period is 1/13/19-1/25/19. Questions? Contact Hyeon Tai: taigrrrl@yahoo.com.





SAVE THE DATE!

This year our Science Fair will be held on Friday, April 17th. Look out for more details on sign ups coming soon! If you are interested in volunteering or being on the planning committee, please contact Anica Dubey at anicadubey@yahoo.com.



SHOP WITH SCRIP

Buy gift cards to places you already shop and support our school at no extra cost to you! When you participate, you are purchasing the same prepaid gift cards that you buy at the store and the PTA earns a percentage rebate based on the gift card purchased. Get started today and join our program by creating an account on myscripwallet.com or shopwithscrip.com. Enter our organization’s enrollment code 77C193CF64996 to place your first order or take advantage of our paper order form option. Order forms available on the PTA website. Questions? Contact Ashley Williams at asw0627@gmail.com.



WATCH D.O.G.S

Sign-up for second volunteer days for dads with multiple children is now open! Spaces are limited, so please register for only one additional day. You can sign-up by going to https://cowlishawwatchdogs.as.me/.

You can also order your official Watch Dog volunteer day t-shirts at the below links.

https://dadsofgreatstudents.com/general/cotton-short-sleeve-t-shirt.html

Questions? Email cowlishawwatchdogs@gmail.com.



SPIRIT WEAR FRIDAYS

Show your KOALA PRIDE! Every Friday is Spirit Friday and we encourage all students to take part! Make sure to rock your Cowlishaw apparel/accessories or our school colors (blue and green) on SPIRIT FRIDAYS all year long! We will be having some fun raffles with prizes awarded to some lucky students showing their school spirit! GO KOALAS! Support our PTA by purchasing your spirit wear using the link below today! Orders are delivered directly to your child’s classroom and our PTA receives 10% on all orders!

http://napervillespiritwear.com/COWLISHAW-KOALAS_c774.htm



AMAZON SMILE

You shop…Amazon gives…Cowlishaw wins! 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 as your chosen charity in your Amazon smile account. Bookmark the site on your web browser for easy access! This is a simple way to give back to the school at no additional cost to you!

https://smile.amazon.com/ch/36-4165360



STAY CONNECTED

Visit our redesigned website for more information:

https://sites.google.com/site/cowlishawelementarypta/home

The website can also be accessed via the Cowlishaw Homepage under “PTA.”



Find us on Facebook!

https://www.facebook.com/CowlishawPTA



Follow us on Twitter!

@cowlishawkoalas

Cowlishaw PTA Cakes for a Cause Flyer 2020 ( pdf)

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