Northbrook School District 27

Shabonee PTA

Executive Board 2020-2021:

Co-Presidents: Rivka Daar and Shaka Martin
Vice President: April Terrien
Treasurer: James Kinzer
Secretary: Adrienne Felder-Mittelman

Shabonee PTA By-Laws:

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!
https://my.cheddarup.com/c/shabonee-happy-birthday-signs

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 rivkasahm@gmail.com or Shaka Martin at shakamartin@hotmail.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 

PTA NEWS (10/23/20)

HALLOWEEN YEARBOOK PICTURES

PTA's Yearbook Committee is inviting everyone to create your own Halloween Photo Op to replace the parade!
Find the themed photo cloth hanging outside the front of Shabonee between two pillars.
Snap your own pic! (added bonus if you're in costume)
Upload your pics to the Yearbook's Google Drive: https://photos.app.goo.gl/9KUTykoxF8i6cd4u9
The photo cloth will be up from Oct 20-31. Let's have some fun with this!

COAT DRIVE
Cleaning out your closets? Shopping for new winter gear? Old gear still in good condition? Great, because we are having an All District 27 Winter Coat Drive!
What - New and gently used coat drive for children 0-18
When - Thursday, October 22-Monday, November 2.
During school hours!
Where - Collection bins will be located outside main entrance of each school in covered areas

Gift the gift of warmth!

TIME TO ORDER YEARBOOKS
Capture your child's memories at Shabonee! Order thru October 31st and get 5% off. See this PDF for instructions on how to order. 

CHARLESTON WRAP STORE
Shabonee PTA is excited to announce the return of our Charleston Wrap Store and we are counting on your support! Charleston Wrap's online catalog includes gourmet kitchen essentials, personalized gifts, tasty treats, and their signature UltraHeavy, reversible gift wrap. With so many creative gift ideas, friends and family can help us earn money for our school just by checking off their holiday shopping list. 

Please take a moment and register for our Charleston Wrap Store, and invite your friends and family today!

VIRTUAL BOOK FAIR STARTS NOV 2!
The Virtual Book Fair is almost here! The book fair will run November 2 - 15, and it's guaranteed to be an awesome selection with something for everyone. In addition, our generous friends at Grill House have offered with every receipt from the Book Fair … a family will get a FREE kid’s meal (one per family.) 

Here’s a sneak peek at some of the exciting books that will be available at the book fair this year: https://bookfairsfiles.scholastic.com/flippingbooks/F20-custom-booklist/F20-custom-booklist.html

HOT LUNCH
Be on the lookout for a PTA email announcing a one time trial hot lunch in November. More information to come soon.

MABEL’S LABELS
Winter is coming, and with it, cold weather gear and holiday cards! Mabel’s Labels can help keep you organized and support PTA at the same time! Shop campaigns.mabelslabels.com to support District 27 Shabonee PTA (Northbrook). Happy labeling!

SPIRITWEAR
Spiritwear orders went home this week. Thank you for your purchase!

FAMILY FUN NIGHT COMING SOON…
Looking for a fun activity for your family to do?  From November 13-15, Shabonee PTA is hosting a Family Scavenger Hunt.  Your family will receive clues, snap selfies, and drive to different places around the Northbrook Community. The clues and directions will be linked in the Shabonee Newsletter on Friday, November 13th. We hope you will be able to join in on the fun!

SAVE THE DATE:
Nov 2 - Virtual Book Fair Opens
Nov 10 - Tasty Tuesday at Lou Malnati's
Nov 12 - PTA Meeting
Nov 13-15 - Family Scavenger Hunt

Hello Shabonee Families and Friends, 

Shabonee PTA is excited to announce the return of our Charleston Wrap Store and we are counting on your support! Now more than ever, YOU can make a difference and there's even something in it for YOU, too! Helping us reach our goal is QUICK, EASY, and only takes about 5 minutes. 

 

Have you started your holiday shopping yet? Charleston Wrap's online catalog includes gourmet kitchen essentials, personalized gifts, tasty treats, and their signature UltraHeavy, reversible gift wrap. With so many creative gift ideas, friends and family can help us earn money for our school just by checking off their holiday shopping list! But first, you'll need to invite them to support our fundraiser - and we have a special gift for you, too! By inviting friends and family to join our store, you can earn a FREE ROLL of Charleston Wrap’s UltraHeavy gift wrap. See below for more details.

 

To reach our goals and make this fundraiser a success, we need everyone to do their part. Luckily, it's super easy! We appreciate all of your support and encourage you to spread the word to your friends & family, near and far! The more people who shop, the more money we can raise for our school!

 

Please take a moment and register for our Charleston Wrap Store today!  


Thank you for your support!
- Shabonee PTA

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Complete the three (3) steps below and you'll receive a FREE ROLL of Charleston Wrap’s UltraHeavy gift wrap when you make a purchase!

 

Here's how to help and receive your FREE UltraHeavy roll of gift wrap:

1) Please visit charlestonwrapstore.com/non-school-registration.php to register today! Use our ORGANIZATION ID 20856 to register!
2) Send 10 unique and valid shopping email invites to your friends & family using our invite tool at registration.
3) Once you've sent 10 emails, a gift card will be emailed to you for your FREE roll of Charleston Wrap’s UltraHeavy gift wrap with the purchase of any item.

 

In addition to awarding the FREE roll of wrap, we will also award a Charleston Wrap Gift Card to parents who have rallied others to support the fundraiser! We'll award these Gift Cards on the last day of our sale (11/27/2020) for Parent Appreciation Day. We will automatically email you a gift card for the highest level achieved!

 

* Any Parent with 5 supporters will receive a gift card for $10 off any purchase of $50 or more.
* Any Parent with 10 supporters will receive a gift card for $25 off any purchase of $50 or more.
* Any Parent with 20 supporters will receive a gift card for $50 off! Your $50 order is FREE!
*Gift Cards expire in April of next year and cannot be combined with any other offer. Orders may be subject to shipping and tax.

Questions about registration? Call CW Customer Support at 1-866-395-2926