PTA NEWS (2/26/21)
SPRING BOOK FAIR & PHOTO RAFFLE
Opening Tuesday, March 2! The Hickory Point & Shabonee Virtual Book Fair will be taking place March 2-15. Please use our fair’s private link https://www.scholastic.com/bf/hpshab to start shopping Tuesday (the link will not be active until Tuesday) so our schools will receive the proceeds from your purchase.
See the interactive digital flyer for a sampling of the books that will be available. Also, be sure to check out the teachers' wish lists.
Grade 3 Teachers Wish Lists
Grade 4 Teachers Wish Lists
Grade 5 Teachers Wish Lists
Want to win a free book and a gift card to a local restaurant? Enter our book fair photo raffle for your chance to win. Just snap a photo of your child reading and submit it using this Google form. Your photo will be your raffle ticket (small print: one per student please, the photo must clearly show your child reading to win, entries must be submitted between 2/19/21-3/7/21). Photo submissions will be shared with students during their library time as part of reading celebrations and displays. More details about the raffle are available on the google form linked above!
DINEOUT FOR WOOD OAKS
Join our Wood Oaks friends and families for a dine-out or takeout lunch or dinner at the Claim Company in Northbrook (776 Skokie Blvd.) on Monday or Tuesday, March 1st or 2nd. There is no school on Monday, so stop by or order takeout and sample their famous Motherload Burger!
Mention Wood Oaks or show this flyer and the Claim Company will donate 20% of the proceeds to the Wood Oaks PTA. Please share with your family and friends.
SHABONEE BIRTHDAY SIGNS
Celebrate your child's birthday with “Happy Birthday from Shabonee” signs! Each rental includes 15-20 yard signs, which will be set up on your lawn the night before your child's birthday and collected the next day. The cost of the birthday sign rental is $30. Click the link below to reserve your date now!
YEARBOOK - YOUR PHOTOS WANTED!
There is still time to order your 2020-2021 Yearbook! Visit www.TreeRing.com/validate and enter our school code 101344469053147.
The Yearbook Committee would love to give parents and teachers the opportunity to submit their own photos to include in the Shabonee Yearbook this year. It's our chance to make the yearbook truly reflect the hybrid and/or full remote learning through pictures captured at home! Each class has its own album. Please check your e-mail for the class link from your room parents and upload your photos today!
YOU SHOP. AMAZON GIVES.
Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to the charitable organization of your choice. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Support Shabonee PTA by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com.
MABELS LABELS FUNDRAISER
Help your children keep track of their gear with cute labels and support PTA at the same time! When you order from Mabel's Labels, 20% will come right back to Shabonee. The labels are fun, easy, washing machine, and dishwasher safe. Label your kids’ clothes, lunch boxes, water bottles, etc. Shop campaigns.mabelslabels.com to support District 27 Shabonee PTA (Northbrook). Happy labeling!
PTA BOARD NEEDS YOU
Are you interested in doing more for your school community? Shabonee PTA has open board positions for 2021-2023 (2 year position) - Co-President and Secretary. Please contact Rivka Daar at firstname.lastname@example.org or Shaka Martin at email@example.com with any questions or interest.
SAVE THE DATE:
March 2-15 - Book Fair
March 10 - PTA Meeting
March 16 - Tasty Tuesday at City Barbecue