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:

Proposed Slate of Shabonee PTA Officers for 2021-2022

Nominees proposed for a first term:
Co-President: Lynn Howard
Secretary: Kate Riggs

Nominees proposed for a second term:
Co-President: Shaka Martin
Vice-President: April Terrien
Treasurer: James Kinzer

PTA NEWS (5/7/21)

TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK

Thank you to everyone who participated in PTA’s Teacher Appreciation Week events! A special thanks to Erin Machat, Dara Owen, and the Staff Appreciation Committee, who planned an exciting week of treats for our amazing Shabonee staff, and to all of the students who purchased flower-grams for their teachers. 

LUNCH WITH FRESH MIDWEST
Fresh Midwest is partnering with D27 to offer a delicious lunch option! You can order fresh, healthy lunches for your kids (and you too!) which will be delivered to your home. Then in the morning, just grab the already made lunch, drop it in the lunchboxes and move on with your day. Easy! 

Get $25 off your first order, PLUS Fresh Midwest will donate $25 to the PTA! Check out their website for lunch/breakfast/snack options, and don’t forget to use promo code: NBSHAB for Shabonee. 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY!
Additional dates are available for lunch/recess volunteers. As we know, they are moving mountains to finish the school year full time in-person, do you have some availability to help them with this tremendous effort? https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b054aadaa29a4fd0-2021

SCHOOL SUPPLY KITS AVAILABLE
To order your school supply kit for the 2021-22 school year, go to www.EducationalProducts.com/ShopPacks, and enter School ID SHA082. Deadline to order is June 6th! For any questions, please contact Apryl Schlueter at apryl@aprylschlueter.com.

NEED CAMP LABELS?
Got summer camp on your mind? 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!

SUMMER SHABONEE BIRTHDAY SIGNS
Did you know you can request Shabonee birthday signs year-round? 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

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 atsmile.amazon.com.

TASTY TUESDAY - MARCELLO’S
The next Shabonee Tasty Tuesday fundraiser is May 11 at Marcello’s. Mention Shabonee when ordering (phone orders and walk-in only) and the Shabonee PTA will get 20% back! See flyer for more details. 

PTA MEETING
Our final PTA meeting of the year and 2021-22 Board Election is Wednesday, May 12th at 9:00am. If you are interested in attending, please sign-up here and we will send you the Zoom meeting details the day before.

SHABONEE PTA ELECTION 
The 2021-2022 Shabonee PTA Board proposed slate of officers is: 

Nominees proposed for a first term:
Co-President: Lynn Howard
Secretary: Kate Riggs


Nominees proposed for a second term:
Co-President: Shaka Martin
Vice-President: April Terrien
Treasurer: James Kinzer


SAVE THE DATE:
May 11 - Tasty Tuesday at Marcello’s 
May 12 - PTA Meeting

 

PTA NEWS (4/30/21)

FLOWER GRAMS

Teacher Appreciation Week is May 3-7.  One very special way the students can get involved and show their appreciation is by purchasing a flower gram for their teacher!  

***Wednesday, May 5th ONLY - flowers will be available at recess for $1 each.  Vases will be delivered directly to classrooms.  Please help us brighten each and every classroom for our incredible teachers!

PTA School Supply Kit Ordering (OPTIONAL) for incoming 2021-22 Grades 3, 4, & 5 

We are looking ahead to the fall already! It’s that time of year again... As you know, Shabonee PTA organizes school supply kits that you can order online and have delivered to your child’s classroom in lieu of heading to the store and purchasing supplies on your own. A great time and money saver!

To submit your order, go to www.EducationalProducts.com/ShopPacks, and enter School ID SHA082. Deadline to order is June 6th! For any questions, please contact Apryl Schlueter at apryl@aprylschlueter.com.

D27 Directory on DirectorySpot
All PTA members can now download DirectorySpot for free from the App Store; or access the data from the web on a tablet, MAC or PC. Simply click on the "Reset Password" button and follow the directions to set your password. Please contact district27directory@hotmail.com with any access issues or directory related questions. Directory data changes can be submitted at any time through a Directory Form.

LUNCH WITH FRESH MIDWEST
Fresh Midwest is partnering with D27 to offer a delicious lunch option! You can order fresh, healthy lunches for your kids (and you too!) which will be delivered to your home. Then in the morning, just grab the already made lunch, drop it in the lunchboxes and move on with your day. Easy! 

Get $25 off your first order, PLUS Fresh Midwest will donate $25 to the PTA! Check out their website for lunch/breakfast/snack options, and don’t forget to use promo code: NBSHAB for Shabonee. 

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY!
Additional dates are available for lunch/recess volunteers. As we know, they are moving mountains to finish the school year full time in-person, do you have some availability to help them with this tremendous effort? https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b054aadaa29a4fd0-2021

NEED CAMP LABELS?
Got summer camp on your mind? 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!

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

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.

TASTY TUESDAY - Marcello’s

The next Shabonee Tasty Tuesday fundraiser is May 11th at Marcello’s. Show this flyer, or mention the "Shabonee PTA Fundraiser" when ordering online, and 20% comes back to Shabonee PTA to help fund raise money for our end-of-year school gift. 

SHABONEE PTA ELECTION 
The 2021-2022 Shabonee PTA Board proposed slate of officers is: 
Nominees proposed for a first term:
Co-President: Lynn Howard
Secretary: Kate Riggs

Nominees proposed for a second term:
Co-President: Shaka Martin
Vice-President: April Terrien
Treasurer: James Kinzer

We will be voting on these nominations at the PTA meeting on May 12th.

SAVE THE DATE:
May 3-7 - Teacher Appreciation Week
May 11 - Tasty Tuesday at Marcello’s 
May 12 - PTA Meeting

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