Cowlishaw Elementary School

Indian Prairie School District 204

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PTA Announcements 4-16-18

Reported by corey_swift@ipsd.org on 4/16/18

APRIL 16, 2018 PTA ANNOUNCEMENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

April 17 – PDAC Meeting 7-9pm at Crouse Education Center

April 18 – Dinner Day/Night Out Chick Fil A

April 20 – Science Fair

April 25 – Optional Field Day shirt order deadline

May 4 – 4th/5th Grade Career Day 2-3:15

May 11 – Muffins with Mom 8am

May 24 – 5th Grade Farewell

May 30 – Field Day


DINNER NIGHT OUT AT CHICK FIL A THIS WEDNESDAY!

Please join us at Chick Fil A (Fox Valley location) on Wednesday for Cowlishaw Spirit Day! All purchases made on Wednesday (breakfast, lunch, or dinner) will count towards the restaurant's donation to the PTA - just mention Cowlishaw at the register or in the drive thru! From 5-8pm, come inside to spin the wheel for $1 - every spin is a winner (bring cash)! We hope to see you there, and thanks in advance for supporting our PTA.


COWLISHAW PTA SCIENCE FAIR

We really need help for the science fair on April 20th! We HAVE 100 PROJECTS and need volunteers for Science Fair night. Please sign up to help us in FOLLOWING areas: Science fair check-in, help kids set up their display boards and experiments, and judge the projects in different categories.

No need to be an actual "Science Expert" - we just need adult volunteers to speak with the students about their projects! Questions and Scorecards will be provided for the interviews!


USE THIS LINK TO SIGN UP! HTTP://SIGNUP.COM/GO/YQCTVZE

For details/questions regarding the Cowlishaw PTA Science Fair, please contact: Anica Dubey at anicadubey@yahoo.com.

PDAC MEETING

The next PDAC meeting is on Tuesday, April 17th, FROM 7-9:00 pm, at Crouse Education Center, 780 Shoreline Drive in Aurora. The topic of the meeting is Understanding and Addressing Income Advantages: How do students’ parental incomes advantage and disadvantage them in school? Hope to see you there!


KANE COUNTY OZZIE COUGARS READING INCENTIVE PROGRAM

If you ordered Cougar baseball tickets, they will be going home in backpack mail this week. Tickets will be sent home with the oldest child in the family. Please keep track of your tickets as we cannot reissue tickets if they are lost. Our school dates are Sunday, April 29 at 1 pm, or Saturday, May 12, at 1 pm. If you have any questions, please contact Hyeon Tai attaigrrrl@yahoo.com.

PTA MEETING
The meeting minutes have been posted to the website for your reference.


SCHOOL SUPPLY KITS
Last year there were issues with the school supply kit vendor delivering the supplies to our students on time. As such, we have contracted with a new company, Carlson School Kits, for next year’s delivery. Carlson School Kits is a local/family-owned company that has been in business for 103 years, 29 of those doing school kits. Other district #204 schools have provided good feedback on their experiences with Carlson.

Carlson’s builds their kits based on the teacher's lists and offers home delivery of the supplies. So, parents don't have to wait in long queues during 'Meet and Greet'! Please look out for the flyers coming back home in a couple of days in koala folders. In case of any questions, please contact Dipti Mittal (diptgupta@gmail.com).

LMC VOLUNTEERS
New volunteer shifts available at the LMC. We are looking for volunteers to work from 11am-1pm any day M-F. Also looking for volunteers Monday or Thursday afternoons from 1/1:30-3/3:30pm. Volunteers shelve books, help students, repair and cover books. If interested please contact jenn.don64@gmail.com.

FIELD DAY SHIRTS

We will be selling optional school field day shirts this year for $8. Each grade’s shirt will be a different color and that color will remain the same for each grade throughout their time at Cowlishaw. See attachment for additional student order form or order online using the link below. Tax will be added to online orders.

PARENTS MAY ALSO PURCHASE SHIRTS TO WEAR! Parents can choose to get a shirt the same color as their child, grey, or tie dye, but parents must order ONLINE.

Orders must be placed by 4/25. Contact Kristin kristinwolfgram@gmail.com with questions. https://napervillespiritwear.com/FIELD-DAY-2018_c802.htm

5th GRADE FAREWELL PICTURES NEEDED!

Do you have a child in 5th Grade? Then we need their pictures!!! The PTA is creating a slide show for the kids during their “Farewell” day and we want your kid to be in it. We are looking for pictures of your child throughout their time at Cowlishaw, so Kindergarten till now. Preferably pictures from school/PTA events like Donuts with Dads, Muffins with Moms, Dinner night out, Luau, Halloween party, classroom parties, Watch Dogs, etc… We will take other pictures as well, 1st day of school pics, birthday party pics with classmates, etc.

Please send any Digital prints to cowlishaw5thgradefarewell@gmail.com by April 15th.

AMAZON SMILE

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!

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


STAY CONNECTED
Find us on Facebook for up to date happenings in the Cowlishaw community! Cowlishaw Elementary PTA -https://www.facebook.com/CowlishawPTA

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.

 

Field Day Shirt Order Form (pdf)

 

2018 Invitation (pdf)

 


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