Cowlishaw Elementary School

Indian Prairie School District 204

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PTA Announcements 4-18-17

Reported by on 4/18/17


April 18th - Portillo's Dinner Night Out from 5:00 - 8:00p.m. Take a break from cooking, and help Cowlishaw too. Informational flyer is attached.
April 21st – Cowlishaw Science Fair
May 12th – Muffins with Moms (Last names A-L)
May 19th – Muffins with Moms (Last names M-Z)
May 31st – Field Day

The school science fair is this Friday, April 21st from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Admission is free and all students and family are invited to attend. We welcome you to join us as our students show off their fun, exciting and educational experiments! The general science show will start at 7pm.
We still need Science fair judges! Please email Dipti Patki at


We have a few more weeks of school left and preparing for our 5th Grade Farewell event. We are in the last stages of planning and need your help in the areas below:

-Please return the permission form and T-SHIRT form ASAP or your child will not receive a T-SHIRT.
-If you would like to volunteer to help with the event, please sign up here.
-We need water and snack donations for the field games. If you are able to donate, please sign up here
-Please email Tina Rupich your pictures for the Fifth Grade Farewell Slideshow.

If you have any questions, please email Tisha @

Ozzie Reading Program orders - DEADLINE EXTENDED
The deadline for Ozzie Ticket orders has been extended to April 21th, 2017! If you have any questions, please contact Tracy Hurley at
The PTA has updated the Teacher/Staff wish lists and they are available to view on the PTA website for any families interested in purchasing a gift for Teacher Appreciation or year end!

The Parent Diversity Advisory Council (PDAC) invite you to their next meeting on Tuesday, April 25th, 7:00-9:00 pm, at Crouse Education Center (CEC), 780 Shoreline Drive. The meeting will focus on Chapter 8 of the Mindset book by Carol Dweck. The topic is: Evolving from a Fixed to Growth Mindset. It is not necessary to have read the chapter or book. For information about PDAC or PDAC meetings, please visit the PDAC subpage.

You are invited to nominate an Equity Champion through the Parent Diversity Advisory Council (PDAC). Please consider nominating a staff member, teacher, principal, parent or community member that supports equitable access and opportunity for students. Entries accepted through June 30, 2017. Multiple Equity Champions are recognized at the annual PDAC World Café. The current PDAC District Leadership is ineligible for this award. To complete the nomination form, please scroll to the bottom of this PDAC subpage.

The Cowlishaw PTA now has an Amazon Smile account!! Use the link below for all of your Amazon shopping needs, and 0.5% will automatically come back to our PTA!

Find us on Facebook for up to date happenings in the Cowlishaw community! Cowlishaw Elementary PTA -
Visit our website for more information:
The website can also be accessed via the Cowlishaw Homepage under the PTA heading.


Culinary Camp flyer 2017 (pdf)


Portillos Cowlishaw PTA (JPG)


Cowlishaw5thGradeFarewellflyers_tshirtform (pdf)


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Naperville, IL‎ 60540

Phone: 630.428.6100
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