Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 4/24/17

Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 4/24/17: Keeping parents updated with important school news one week at a time…

MARK YOUR CALENDAR:

4/25: 5th Grade information session at 8 AM in the Library (5th grade families only, please)
4/25: General Membership PTA Meeting at 8:45 AM in the YCS Cafe
4/26: Spring Book Fair Volunteer Meetings: 8 AM and 8:40 AM – come at the time that works for you!
4/28: Family Friday for Grades 3 – 5

COMING SOON:

5/2: Teacher Appreciation Day
5/2 – 5/4: Math Testing for Grades 3 – 5
5/5: Post Testing Party and Popcorn Friday

KEY INFORMATION FOR PARENTS

General Membership PTA Meeting. All Are Welcome!

Join us on 4/25 @ 8:45 AM in the YCS Cafeteria to learn about the exciting events the PTA is planning for the rest of the year, and ways you can volunteer!

Interested in joining the YCS PTA Executive Board for the 2017-2018 School Year?

If you are interested in being nominated for an executive board position for next year, please contact the nominating committee: Serena Kappes (serenakappes@gmail.com), Linda Greenblatt (lindajg102@gmail.com) or Randi Dubno Gardner (rdubno@gmail.com).

Spring Book Fair: May 19th – May 26th

We are looking for volunteers to spend an hour or two to prepare for and help manage this exciting event!
– Before the fair: Help plan the theme, the Saturday shop event, marketing, a reading themed craft project, teacher wish lists and more.
– During the fair: Assist with running the fair itself, help children find books, set up and break down, being cashiers and participation in the Saturday shopping event.
Opportunities to volunteer include spending as little an hour or two and can be during the business day or on weekends – there is something for everyone! We are also looking for K-3 parents to get involved with leading the book fair in the future. Please contact Michelle Levitt at Ycsmom@ymail.com to participate!

Family Friday for Grades 3,4 and 5:

Come visit your child’s classroom on 4/28 at drop off to find out about what your child is learning and ways you can support them at home.

Post Testing Party for Grades 3 – 5 on May 5th!

The PTA is planning a special event for grades 3, 4 and 5 on Friday, May 5th. Stay tuned for more details. We will also have a popcorn available that day, and don’t forget, Fridays are YCS school spirit days, so rock that YCS gear!

Modell’s Coupon: Good until 5/4!

CLICK HERE to get a Modell’s coupon for 15% off your total purchase, and Modell’s will also donate 5% of the total purchase price to YCS!

YCS Shout-Outs!

Congratulations to all our 5th Graders on your Middle School placements!

Stay in touch with the YCS community: Follow us on Facebook and CLICK HERE to read Shout Outs for people who are making a big difference in our YCS community

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