PROGRAMS & EVENTS / Parties and Picnics
This event is a community building event were families from each grade get a chance to meet and mingle. Each grade level has a separate event. Room parents get together to plan and organize this event. This event can include or exclude children. Recent grade parties were held at the Wagner Farm, Gillson Park, and Avoca West playground.
AW Halloween Parties and Parade
All classrooms have Halloween parties, they are organized by the room parents and parent volunteers help by providing snacks and by bringing and attending games for the students on October 31. The students also parade around Avoca West on Halloween.
Held on the Friday before Winter Break begins (December 20, 2019), this fun party is run by the room parents at the end of the day to celebrate all of the students' hard work to that point of the school year as well as the upcoming holidays.
The year-end picnic is held on the last day of school for all grades to celebrate the year (June 11, 2020). Pizza is provided by the PTC and room parents coordinate additional food, beverages and treats. Parents are welcome to attend and are encouraged to bring picknick blankets, games, etc.