Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 5/1/17

Yorkville Community School PTA eBlast: 5/1/17: Keeping parents updated with important school news one week at a time…

MARK YOUR CALENDAR:

5/2 – 5/4: Math Testing for Grades 3 – 5
5/4: 16 Handles post testing fundraiser
5/5: Post testing “hangout” for grades 3 – 5 in the YCS Cafe (during school hours)
5/5: Popcorn Friday

COMING SOON:

5/9: Teacher Appreciation Day
5/19 – 5/26th: Spring Book Fair
5/23: PTA General Membership Meeting, 8:45 AM in the YCS Cafe
5/29: School closed for Memorial Day

KEY INFORMATION FOR PARENTS
16 Handles End Of Testing Celebration/Fundraiser, Thursday, May 5th

To celebrate the end of testing, 16 Handles will be hosting a fundraiser for YCS this Thursday May 4th. 16 Handles is located on 2nd avenue between 81st and 82nd. YCS will receive 16% of sales that day, and all grades and non-YCS families are welcome. Bring the attached flyer and remember to tell the cashier you are there to support the YCS fundraiser.

Post-testing “hangout” for Grades 3 – 5, Friday 5/5 in the YCS Cafe

Students from grades 3 – 5 are cordially invited to come down to the YCS cafe during the school day on Friday to celebrate the end of testing. They will enjoy snacks, music and time with friends. Great job on your exams, everyone!

Limited time Shutterfly Offer:

Shutterfly is offering a 50% discount on on select items through May 2nd. Access the site through our YCS store front http://ycs151.shutterflystorefront.com/ and Shutterfly will donate a percentage of your purchase to YCS. Perfect time to get Mother’s Day or Graduation gifts.

Spring Book Fair: May 19th – May 26th

On May 19th we kick off our Spring Book fair – a great chance for kids to make some summer reading selections! There will be a special Saturday shopping event on 5/20 and then students will have the opportunity to make book purchases throughout the following week, 5/22 – 5/26.  As always, we need volunteers for this exciting event, and there are shifts to meet any need. 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!

Modell’s Coupon: Offer extended until 5/18

You save 15% and Modell’s donates 5% of sales to YCS! Save some money and help YCS as you “gear up” for your spring and summer sports — coupon attached

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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