Tuesday, October 30, 2018

All Treats... No Tricks

What a busy week we have!!

Direct Donation Update

We at 30% of the way to our goal. so we have a long way to go.  If you have not yet donated, please consider doing so soon.You can donate now by clicking here 

It's fall read aloud time and we need your help in making this a successful event here at JA.  This years Fall Read Aloud will be on Friday, November 2.  Grades K, 4 & 5 will be from 8:30-11:40 and Grades 1, 2 & 3 will be from 12:00-2:45.  Intrested in volunteering?  Email Michelle Luongo, Co-Volunteer Coordinator at  Shellann628@yahoo.com. The JA community couldn’t put on these events without your time and help!! 

Books and Beyond kicks off last Friday!  Any reading that happens after 10/26 can be logged on your books and beyond sheets.  Kindergarten and Grade 1 may read a book of any size. Grades 2-5 must read books with a minimum of 25 pages.
Parents are encouraged to read with their childWe are helping you get a jump start with a half sheet so get reading.  8 sheets will get you a medal in the spring so read, read, read!

We are so excited that Katis Gingras is joining us for our November PTO meeting, Wednesday 11/7/18.  Mrs. Gingas, JA Guidance counselor, will be talking to us about the initiative to incorporate Social Emotional Learning into our school district, what it is and how it can be helpful.  We hope to see you there!!

Did you sign up for Math Help night for Parents on Monday, November 5th?  It's not too late to RSVP so send in your forms now.  Your child is encouraged to attend with you!!

Great Wolf Lodge Offer Extended

Great news!! Our Great Wolf Lodge offer has been extended until Friday, 11/2. Book at https://www.greatwolf.com/new-england/plan and use code 1811JA!! Limited rooms so book now!!

Holiday Plant sales start next week

Save the Date - 12/1/18 9:30 AM - Cinema World

SMILE!! Amazon Smile!!

Through Nov 2, AmazonSmile is donating 5% (ten times the usual amount) to Johnny Appleseed Ptac when you shop at smile.amazon.com/ch/41-2062866. #AmazonSmile #StartWithaSmile

Make sure you designate Johnny Appleseed Ptac as your charity of choice!!!

It's never to early to start your holiday shopping!!!

Thursday, October 18, 2018

October is flying by!!

Happy Thursday!!

In our continued effort to make memories this year, we encourage you, your family and friends to join us at Applebees TONIGHT!! Thursday, October 17th between 11-9 pm where 15% of your check will be donated back to the JA PTO.  This includes Take out, Drinks and catering so don't worry about dinner, Come down for some food, friends, and fun!!!

Want to make that donation count double?  Purchase an Applebees Gift card online at www.shopwithscrip.com  Use code 66FA173A21987 to purchase your Applebees E-Gift card where JA will receive another 8%.

Direct Donation Update

We are just about a quarter of the way to our goal for our direct donation campaign.  Please consider sending in a check or making a donation online by clicking here.  Your donation is tax deductible and may be matched by your employer.

Disney on Ice tickets should be in backpacks today. 

Many Box Tops expire on 11/1/18.  Make sure to send them into school soon so they can make our submission next week!!

Only 1 week left to make Great Wolf Lodge Reservations.
Book your room now cause they are going quick!! 
Code 1811JA Rember, this is only valid for 11/20 - 11/21 and you can have up to 5 people in a room. 
The rate is $125 + tax!!