The Latest Avoca E-Blast Has Been Posted!
You will find it under the Parent Resources tab in the upper right-hand corner or by clicking the LATEST NEWS button to the left.
What is the e-blast? It is a weekly newsletter which is a collaboration between the PTC and the Avoca School District. Make sure you check it out as it contains important information.
NO SCHOOL/MEMORIAL DAY - Monday, May 30
AVOCA VOLUNTEERS APPRECIATION BREAKFAST
WHEN & WHERE: Friday, May 27, 9-10 a.m. in the Avoca West Multi-Purpose Room
The entire staff and Board of Education of Avoca invite all Volunteers to a recognition breakfast in appreciation for all that you do for the school district. Please join us in the AW Multi-Purpose Room for breakfast, student entertainment, and volunteer recognition! R.S.V.P. by May 20th if you will be in attendance to Cece Beneda firstname.lastname@example.org or Roxann Giovannini at: email@example.com
Come To The PTC Meeting On Thursday, June 2 & Cast Your Vote For Our Slate Of Candidates For The 2016-17 PTC Executive Committee!
Thank you to all the nominees for volunteering for these important positions.
Slated for a two-year term ending June of 2018:
Devon Nelson, President
Roopal Kundu, Vice President, Avoca West
Melissa Mastros, Vice President, Marie Murphy
Emily Patten, Secretary
Jenny Wilson, Treasurer
Betsy Harootyan, Director of Volunteers
Slated for a one-year term ending June of 2017:
Kathryn A'hearn, Director of Fundraising
Eden O'Donnell, Director of Parent and Student Enrichment
Current board members whose two year terms end June 2017:
Wilma Rivera, Director of Communications
Sharon Dodd, Director of Membership
SAVE THE DATE! GLENVIEW POLICE DEPARTMENT EVENT
In honor of National Missing Children’s Day, the Glenview Police Department will be hosting an event on Saturday, May 21, 2016. Come get your free Child ID Kits, made with the help of GlenviewPolice Officers.
AVOCA WEST AND MARIE MURPHY VIKING WALKPLEDGE SHEETS DUE FRIDAY
Please encourage your children to continue to get sponsors over the week as students have until Friday, May 20, to turn in their money and pledge sheets. Money being raised will go toward new audio and visual equipment for Avoca West, as well as indoor recess kits.
Thank you for your support! For questions, please contact Donald Cornelius at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ORDER YOUR SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR THE 2016-2017 SCHOOL YEAR
Make it easy on yourself and order school supplies for next year (grades K-5) online NOW. Click HERE and use AVO021 as the school code.
Online ordering is open now through Thursday, June 16.
If you prefer, print and fill out the attached form, then send it with a check to school in an envelope clearly marked with your child's name, next year's grade, and write School Supplies on it. Submit it to the office by WEDNESDAY, JUNE 9. School supplies ordered now will be delivered to your child's classroom before the 1st day of school.
Contact Jennifer Pettersen, 773.454.6226 or email@example.com, with any questions.
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Boy Scouts 106th Birthday
In honor of the Boy Scouts of America's 106th birthday, the Cub Scoutsat Avoca West are creating birthday bags for the Northfield Township Food Pantry. These bags will go to less fortunate boys and girls so they can have a memorable birthday. There will be a box in the front hallway of the school for any student who is interested in donating an item for this cause.
HANDWRITING CLUB MEETING: EVERY WEDNESDAY FROM 3-3:30
The Handwriting Club now meets every Wednesday from 3-3:30pm in the Avoca West ITC. All students must be accompanied by an adult – this is not a drop off program. Parents and students of all ages welcome. For more info, contact Sam Grossner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jr. Trevian Youth Football Registration Now Open!
Come check out the NEW Jr. Trevians Youth Football Program!!! The completely revamped and combined youth tackle football no-cut program is available to ALL 3rd - 8th graders. Combining the former Winnetka Green Wave and Wilmette Eagles, our mission is to be the strongest and safest program in the northern Chicago area. Please come to the parent/player meeting on Monday, May 23, from 6:30 - 8:00 p.m., at the NTHS Northfield Campus Football Stadium, and visit our website at www.jrtrevians.com.
PTC Mission Statement
Avoca District 37 Parent Teacher Council (PTC) is a membership of parents, teachers and staff who are dedicated to fostering the educational, social and overall well-being of each student at Avoca Community Preschool, Avoca West School and Marie Murphy School. We serve these students by promoting a closer working relationship among district families, the school and the community at large.
The purpose of the PTC is to:
- Offer a forum for ideas, concerns and information
- Promote parent involvement
- Provide assistance to teachers through volunteerism
- Assist administration in communicating school information
- Sponsor social and educational events for students, families and the community
- Fund special school programs through a variety of fund-raising events throughout the school year.
*Annual membership dues are $20 per family and help fund programs for students.
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