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Whittier Weekly – Week of May 16th – Vol. 38

Whittier Weekly – Week of May 16th – Vol. 38

LAST PTA MEETING OF THE SCHOOL YEAR!

Please join us for our last PTA Meeting of the school year on Tuesday, May 17th at 7PM.

Topic: Whittier PTA General Meeting 5/17/22 7pm
Time: May 17, 2022 07:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada)

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Last Day of School Celebration

It is finally here! Our last day of school celebration! Click on the sign up genius below to volunteer!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/409054eabad22a2fd0-last

School Supply Kits

2022-2023 School Supply Kits are now ready for ordering!  Please go to schooltoolbox.com to order your school supply kits and they will be delivered to your home shortly.  See attached flyer for additional information.  If you have any questions, please reach out to kirstenclancy@yahoo.com. 

FIELD DAY – VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY! 

Field Day this year will be held on June 3rd this year.  The morning session will be grades 3-6, and the afternoon session will be grades K-2. We are looking for volunteers to run stations (volunteers don’t need to come up with the activities, just show up to help!).  We are limited in numbers, so we will draw names if there is too many volunteers.  We apologize in advance if your name doesn’t come out of the the hat!  Also, younger siblings are not allowed to volunteer with you.  Please email me Rita Brezina at erbrezina@gmail.com if you would like to put your name in the hat for one of the sessions, including the grades of your kids so I can put you in the right place.  Thanks!!

YEARBOOK ORDERING

While the discount time period has ended, you can still order a yearbook for this school year.  The deadline for personalized pages has passed as well, but you can order a general yearbook.  Cllick on the attachment below for more informationtreering-2-4Download

AND NOW A MESSAGE FROM YOUR PTA….

PLEASE DON’T RUN AWAY, WE NEED YOU!!

See open Committee Positions Below…

Experiences Committee Chair

Be trained by the BEST and ease into your role with confidence!

What: Work with parents and teachers who are interested in hosting experiences twice a year in conjunction with our Fall and Spring fundraisers. Coordinate timeline and marketing strategy with Communications, gather relevant event details from hosts before opening for registration, then share sign up details with hosts. 

Who: Our current chair, Lindsay Monco will guide you through the process next fall, so you’ll be well prepared to take the role in spring!  Feel free to contact her at: lindsay.x.monco@gmail.com


When: Fall and Spring

Variety Show Committee

Join the team with a ROCK STAR Chair to make this Whittier tradition a success!

We have a Chair!! Thank you Melissa Rausch! Now we need a team…

What: This committee is responsible for the production of the annual Whittier School Variety Show (last presented in 2020) at the Tivoli Theater. Members coordinate school rehearsals and direct all aspects of the technical run, dress rehearsal, and school and final performances.

Who: 1-5 volunteers

When: 2-4 hours/week from late Nov. thru the show in early February. 

Required Availability: Weekdays After School, 1 Weekday During t

Summer Math Club

This is the perfect role to make a difference while balancing that busy summer schedule!

What: Help our teachers assemble and distribute summer math folders and prizes.

Who: 2-5 volunteers

When: Time commitment is minimal. Some weekday mornings (during the summer).


Why: We need volunteers – the end of the school year is right around the corner!

Butterfly Garden

Be part of a lasting impact at Whittier while helping our native flora and fauna!

What: Help with the planning of Whittier’s new native landscape and butterfly garden!

Who: 2-5 volunteers

When: TBD

Please contact Kelly Freely for more information kelfreely@gmail.com