We are thrilled to welcome author Patricia Polacco to our school on Monday, May 20th.
Patricia Polacco is a well known author and illustrator of over 115 children's books. Our school, along with 5 other elementary schools in the district, received a grant from the EBEF to pay for the cost of her assembly presentations and each PTA is covering all of the additional expenses for travel, hotel, etc.
To learn more about Patricia Polacco, you can visit her website at www.patriciapolacco.com
Field Day will be Wednesday, May 22nd. (Rain Date: May 23rd)
Every student will be given a Free Field Day T-shirt as a gift from the PTA! In addition, the PTA will be providing a DJ to play fun music during the activities, orange slices, water and ice cream for all students!
We are looking forward to a fun day!
PTA APPRECIATION BREAKFAST GIVEN BY MEMORIAL SCHOOL STAFF - MAY 22nd
All PTA members are invited to a PTA Appreciation Breakfast given by the Memorial School Staff on the morning of Field Day.
Please see the attached invitation.
PTA Appreciation Breakfast Invitation
NEXT PTA MEETING
Our next PTA Meeting and elections for next year's PTA Board will be held on Monday, May 20th at 7:30PM in the Media Center. We hope to see you there!
Elections will be held for the following positions:
Treasurer (1), Out of School Events (1-2), In-School Events (2) and Fundraising (1)
Committee Chair and Co-chair positions are also be available for 2019-2020.
Descriptions of the positions can be found on our website at https://www.ebnet.org/Page/7601. If you are interested in filling a position, please contact email@example.com.
BAKE SALE at the SPRING CONCERT
The PTA will have a Bake Sale table at the Spring Concert on Tuesday, May 21st. All items $1.00!
We will also have some of our leftover spiritwear shirts for sale!
SCHOOL SUPPLY KITS - ORDERS DUE JUNE 14TH
You can get your School Supply Shopping for next year done now! Once again, the PTA is selling School Supply Kits for the 2019-2020 school year. Each grade level kit is filled with all of the items on the school supply lists provided by the teachers. The kits will be in your child's classroom on the first day of school. There are also other items for sale including backpacks, lunch bags, Thermos containers and water bottles. Your child will be all set for September!
Order Online at www.shopttkits.com and use Account #18573
Orders due by 6/14/19
ATTENTION CURRENT 4th GRADE PARENTS !!
We are forming a 4th Grade/ 2020 5th Grade Committee. It's hard to believe, but we need to start planning for 2020 5th Grade Fundraising. Our 1st activity will be helping with the current 5th Grade Moving Up Celebration. This is a rewarding experience where we will be "Paying it Forward" to the current 5th grade parents so that they can enjoy their child's graduation.
We need volunteers to help with fundraising and planning the 5th grade activities for next year. Please view the attached letter, fill out the information and return it to school. We would appreciate your help!
4th Grade Parent Letter
FIFTH GRADE MOVING UP
Attention 5th Grade Parents! The 5th Grade Moving Up Ceremony will take place on June 18th at Hammarskjold Middle School. Click the link below to view the order form for Class Photos, Flowers and Chocolate bars to give to your child at the ceremony. All proceed from the sale will go to next year's 5th grade class. Please send all orders in to school by June 7th.
5th Grade Moving Up Gift Order Form
STAFF APPRECIATION WEEK - June 3rd-7th
During the week of June 3 - June 7, Memorial School will be celebrating Staff Appreciation Week! (Please note that this date has changed from our original calendar). Look for more information coming early next week!
Memorial PTA's International Night was a success! Thank you to all of the families who participated! We couldn't do it without you!
To view some photos from the night, please visit our Facebook page.
SPRING PLANT SALE
Thank you to everyone who purchased plants from our Spring Plant Sale! We hope that you are enjoying your beautiful plants and flowers! Also, a big thank you to the PTA members who volunteered their time to help at the sale.
Memorial PTA is now selling Spirit Sticks! Spirit Sticks are small embroidered tags that hang on a keyring for students to display on their backpacks. They are only $1 each. We have Mystery Sticks and Grade Level sticks available for sale now! (We will have more styles available in the future!) Spirit Sticks are another great alternative to goody bags for class parties or birthday celebrations. Please use the attached form to order spirit sticks.
Spirit Stick Order Form