Wednesday, March 14, 2018





Tomorrow 3/15 is the last day to 
bring in your form for your tickets. 
Hopefully you can all enjoy this amazing movie 
with our JA community and your friends and family!

Click here for the Wrinkle In Time Ticket Form

Monday, March 12, 2018

(tickets can NOT be purchased at the door)

JA private screening of 
Wrinkle in Time at Cinema World
this Saturday, March 17th.
Spend some time at the movies with family and friends!

Last Chance to get your Yankee Candle orders in! 
Friday, March 16th is your last day to send in your 
orders for Spring scents, Mother's Day gifts, and much more...

TODAY thru 3/31 TRIPLE your donations from AmazonSmile!
Make all of your Amazon purchases help support our school.
Amazon will donate to us every time you shop.

Follow the link below to sign your current Amazon
account to link all of your purchases to AmazonSmile
so they will give back to our school!

Monday, March 5, 2018

March Madness!!

Welcome to the first full week of March!!

Our Chorus did a great job representing us at the Worcester Railers Game Saturday night!!  Thanks to everyone who came out for a fun night!!

If you did not get your Yankee Candle order packet please email us at

Wednesday, March 7th is a half day!!

Thursday, March 8th is a JA Day at Pizzeria Uno's!!

Friday, March 9th is a Mother-Son Bingo for
Kindergarten - Grade 2!!

Time is running out for Books and Beyond

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

March 2018!

We sure do have a lot to keep you busy in March!!

Thursday, March 1st - City Wide Art Show Opens
See art for JA students along with students around the district showcased at City Hall.

Opening Reception is 6:00 - 7:30 on March 1 and art can be viewed on weekdays until March 6th from 9:00am - 4:00 PM at Leominster City Hall

March 2- 16 - Yankee Candle Fundraiser
Back by popular demand, the PTO kicks off our Spring Yankee candle fundraiser.  Stock up for Mothers day, Easter and all your home needs with this catalog.  All orders are due by March 16th and checks should be made payable to JA PTO

March 3rd - Worcester Railers
JA Nigth at the Worcester Railers.  Chorus is excited to Sing God Bless America and the kids will be high fiving players as they take the ice!

March 6th 7:00 PM - PTO Meeting
Join us for the March PTO Meeting featuring a presentation related to the use of Google Drive in our school by our amazing 4th Graders.  You will also learn about what is planned for the spring and the rest of the school year.  Don't be shy... Bring a friend with you!!

March 7th - Half day of School!!

March 8th - JA Day at Pizzeria Uno's

Through BNI Voices, 20% of your check, both eat in and take out will be donated back to Johnny Appleseed!  Grab some friends and head on down for dinner !!

Make sure you bring this flyer either electronically or on paper.

 March 9th - Mother Son Bingo

What's more fun than Mother Son Bingo?  A favorite of the Kindergarten - 2nd-grade boys, this JA tradition is a fun night not to be missed.

March17th - 9:30 AM - Private Screening of 
A Wrinkle in Time

The PTO has arranged for a private screening of Disney's sure-fire hit A Wrinkle in Time at Cinema World in Fitchburg.  Tickets must be purchased by March 14th by completing the form that was sent home.  All tickets are $6.oo and you are encouraged to bring family and friends to this fun event.

Check out the event on Facebook.
Download the ticket form here.

March 23rd - 6:00PM - Mother Son Basketball

Lace up those sneakers moms.. this could be your year!!  Grade 3-5 boys face off against their moms in the most heated showdown of the year.  

Coming in April

April 3rd - PTO Meeting & Summer Camp Fair
April 6th - Father Daughter Dance

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Dr. Seuss Week

At Johnny Appleseed  School we are celebrating Dr. Seuss's birthday and Read Across America week!

Wednesday is a little wacky!!  Celebrate by wearing mismatched or inside out clothing!!


It's Green Eggs and Ham day on Thursday!  Be sure to wear green and look for something special served at lunch!!

Friday is sure to be lots of fun!!  Wear Red and White to celebrate the Cat in the Hat and Comunity reading day!

Saturday, February 24, 2018

Mother/Son Basketball 

T-Shirt orders need to be in by this Wednesday 2/28


Get the last of your Box Tops in on 
Monday 2/26 before our March submission! 
Put them in your backpack today.

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Monday, January 15, 2018

Italian Night Update

Back to School......

We hope you enjoyed your nice long weekend.  Here are the fun happenings this week as we had back to School

Tomorrow & Wednesday are more Ziti with line collection days!!

We got 26 boxes last Thursday and we need a lot more to feed 600 people on Italian night.  Get those boxes sent in tomorrow or Wednesday for your raffle ticket.

We are happy to confirm many more vendors for our Vendor/Craft fair at Italian night

Scentsy Candles
Moms On Track Relay - Team Dry Mixes 
Iphigeniart  - Paintings, Prints, Cards, Jewelry, Scarves 
Tastefully Simple 
 Pampered Chef 
Abby's Famous Dog Treats
Shelby Manuels Bundles Of Joy Crafts Knit Crafts  - Baby Blankets, Bibs, Burp Cloths 
Omi's Krafty Kupboard - Knit & Sewn Items
Sharyn Sargent's Decorative Flags & Knit Hats

Make sure you check out our facebook page for some of the amazing raffle prizes!!

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

A friendly reminder.....

Tomorrow is day 1 for Ziti with lines drop off.  For every box you bring in you get a free raffle ticket.  Additional tickets will be sold at lunches through Thursday 1/18. 
Raffle tickets are $.25/per ticket, 5 tickets for $1 or 26 tickets for $5

Ziti with Meatballs, Salad, Bread, Lemonade
Bake Sale Desserts

**Take-out Available**

Friday or Monday!! 
 Enjoy the long weekend!!!

Monday, January 8, 2018

Italian Night!!!

Italian Night is quickly approaching.  Here is everything you need to know about this JA tradition and how you can be a part of it.

When: Thursday, January 18, 2018 - 4:30 - 7:00
Where: Johnny Appleseed Cafeteria
Cost: Adults - $6.00 / Seniors and Children - $4.00
Menu: Ziti with Meatballs, Salad, Bread, Lemonade
Bake Sale Desserts

**Take-out Available**

How can I help?

Parent & Fifth Grade Student Volunteers

Shifts include:
4:15 - 5:40 (Set up and Serving food)
5:30 - 7:00 (Serving food and Clean up)
7:00 - 8:00 (Clean up)

     It is required that a parent is in attendance while5th grade students are working.  If the parent is able to help while there, that would be great too!

     All student volunteers must pre-register in order to work that night.  
Please arrive 10 minutes before your requested time.  
Wear Red/JA gear if you have it!

You may email us directly at to sign up

Ziti Donations
Students will receive one FREE raffle ticket for every box of Ziti with lines they donate.
 (1 box of ziti = 1 raffle ticket, 3 boxes of ziti = 3 raffle tickets!)
Ziti donations may be brought in from Thursday, January 11 – Wed January 17 and are collected first thing in the morning

Please bring baked goods to the school for our bake sale before 4:00pm on Thursday, 1/18.  Please mark anything with peanuts and individually bagged items are prefered.

This year we have added a Craft/ Vendor to our line up.  Vendors will line the halls of JA with their goods for sale.  Jewelry, handmade crafts, direct sales and much more.

Vendors include:
Eclipse, Lipsense
Monat Haircare
Tocara Jewelry
Bounce House - Kids Children's Clothing & Accessories
Rustic Cuts - Handmade home d├ęcor
Seraph Jewelry
Surfing Goat Soaps
Handmade Craft Fleece and Crocheted Crafts

Friday, December 29, 2017

The JA PTO hopes that you all have had a great holiday season with your families.
Make the most of every moment you have left with the kids while on winter break. 
Here is a quick look ahead at all of the great things to come in January!



Come and get information about our past and upcoming events. 
Bring yourself, your voice, your input to our meeting.
(there will be NO childcare for this meeting)



No need to cook, come eat with the JA community. 
Or if it's easier get take-out to enjoy at home.
  • Details to come on:
    • 20+ vendors (ranging from direct sales to handmade items)
    • Pasta donations will be starting in January. 
    • Helpers will be needed for various shifts to help in lots of ways.
    • Bake sale donations
    • AND a chance to advertise on our place mats which will be seen by over 600 diners!

Friday, December 8, 2017

We still need people to help our little friends 
shop and to work our Elf Shoppe! 

This is always so much fun for kids and adults alike! 
Please email if you available 
anytime Monday or Tuesday! #passiton

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Will be Thursday, December 14th 
From 3:00-6:30 in the caf

Thank you for all your orders, see you at pick-up.

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

2017 Elf Shoppe 


Your children will have the chance to do their shopping next week. 
A red stapled notice went home last week with details and shopping lists.

We need more volunteers for all following shifts:

Monday, December 11th      8:15-12:00         12:00-2:45

Tuesday, December 12th      8:15-12:00         12:00-2:45

If you are able to come down to work a table and help our young shoppers, that would be great!
Please email

Look for our PTO Holiday shopping guide in your child's backpack today!! 
Here is a sample of the things you can find in it.

Scrips Gift Card Program

Shop with scrip for all of your holiday needs so you can earn money for your organization and love the holidays!  Who doesn’t love picking out their own gifts? By giving a scrip gift card to someone you love this holiday, they can do just that while you earn rebates for our school! Of course, if you have the perfect gift in mind for someone, or you have a list of presents to check off for your kids, just purchase gifts with scrip and save.  Use code 66FA173A21987

Spirit Wear

What kid would not love a JA Backpack or Sweatshirt under the tree this year? 
Visit to order yours today.