Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 2/6/17

Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 2/6/17: Keeping parents updated with important school news one week at a time…
MARK YOUR CALENDAR
2/7: YCS Auction meeting.  Come learn about ways you can participate!
2/10: YCS Family Game Night!
2/17: Family Friday, Grades 3, 4 and 5
COMING SOON:
2/20 – 2/24: Midwinter Recess, No School
2/27: School Resumes
2/28: General Membership PTA Meeting.  All Are welcome!
KEY INFORMATION FOR PARENTS
Family Game Night is almost here!
Join us for a fun evening full of Bingo, Pizza and Prizes!  We are still accepting toy donations!  Please drop them off in the blue bins in the east and west lobby
If you would like to help out during the event, please CLICK HERE. Space is limited, so please RSVP by Wednesday, Feb. 8th.  These family fun events do sell out.
Look for our Yearbook and Auction tables in the west lobby during the event, and find out more about ways you can help support YCS.
 
The YCS auction, is coming up on March 18th! Hold the date!
 
We still need all the help we can get for our biggest party of the year!  If you can help, please join us for a meeting this Tuesday (2/7) after drop-off. And we still need auction lots: restaurants, classes, spas or hotels,  stores, tickets, etc. are all welcome.  If everybody committed to getting just 2 items donated, it would be the biggest auction ever! All donations are fully tax deductible and will get featured in our catalog. If you are interested in volunteering but unable to attend the meeting please email adeleh75@gmail.com or rberghammer@rcn.com
Congratulations to the YCS Chess Team at this weekend’s annual Greater NY Scholastic Chess Championships tournament in Brooklyn! 
YCS came in 3rd overall out of 33 teams competing in the U700 section, with Tanush Fatterpekar coming in 1st in that section and Ronin Jones taking 3rd. YCS also had a great showing in the U1100, U600 and K-1U400 sections, with both Finn Tyner and honorary YCS teammate Ethan Steil receiving medals for winning 4 out of 5 games.  We are so proud of all of our YCS chess players: Deya Brodbeck, Emily Dow, Tanush Fatterpekar, Jax Gabel, Ronin Jones, Emma Kaloudis, Daniel Shaw, Ethan Steil, Liam Talbot, Ben Tyner, Finn Tyner, Connor Van Clief, Jack Van Clief.  Way to go!
GENERAL REMINDERS
  • Bring in your Box Tops by March 2nd!
  • Valentine’s Day:  Kids may bring Valentines to class, but be sure there are enough for every class member. No candy or baked goods please.
  • Lost and Found: Lost and Found items will be collected and donated by Midwinter Recess. Please check for missing items in the East Lobby before then!
  • Stay in touch with the YCS community.

To follow us on Facebook CLICK HERE To read Shout Outs for people who are making a big difference in our YCS community CLICK HERE

 

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