Presentation on theme: "Southern Elementary PTA Jan. 2012 Nov 2012 Issue 3 The Shark Review Happy Fall!! SKATE NITE IS BACK …. Christiana Skate Center Thursday November 8 th 6:30."— Presentation transcript:
Southern Elementary PTA Jan Nov 2012 Issue 3 The Shark Review Happy Fall!! SKATE NITE IS BACK …. Christiana Skate Center Thursday November 8 th 6:30 – 8:30 PM PTA Members $1.00 Non PTA members $3.00 ALL CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT You Join—Our Kids Benefit 10/5-10/8 – Staff Development, NO School 10/16 – First Aid Fundraiser Pick up 12-6pm 10/22-10/26 – Fall Book Fair 10/24 – Book Fair Family Night 11/5 – Food Drive Begins 11/6 – Election Day, NO School 11/8 – Skate Night 11/12 – Veteran’s Day, No School Key Dates: 11/5 – Food Drive Begins 11/6 – Election Day, NO School 11/8 – Skate Night 11/12 – Veteran’s Day, No School 11/13-11/16 – Early Dismissal- Parent Conferences 11/15 – Texas Roadhouse Spirit Night 11/21-11/23- NO SCHOOL, Thanksgiving Holiday 11/27 – PTA Meeting 6:30pm 12/6- Chorus/Band Concert 6:30pm Food Bank of Delaware… Donations are being accepted now – December 21 st Items mostly needed: canned meats, soups, dental products, bath products, cereals, etc.. Items are greatly appreciated & are picked up by the Delaware Food Bank. Donated items remain within our local food bank branch in New Castle County. Any questions, contact Tracy Thomas, or Texas RoadHouse Spirit Night Rt 40, In Bear November 15 th, 4-9PM
Page 2The Shark Review CAMPBELL’S LABELS for EDUCATION The Labels for Education program is a great way to get free stuff for our school. Simply save the UPC labels from products with the Campbell’s Labels for Education, and send them in with your child. “Save Around Delaware” Coupon Books The PTA has a limited supply of these coupon books for sale for only $20. Please us at if you are interested in purchasing one of these great books. What a great gift idea for the upcoming holiday NEEDED: Spring Book Fair Chairperson… The PTA is looking for a dependable person to chair our Spring Book Fair. If you are interested, or have questions, please contact Angie Follow Southern Elementary PTA on Facebook us at Giant A+ School Rewards Program: You can earn cash for Southern Elementary every time you use your bonus card at Giant Food stores. You can register your bonus card at or by calling Register your card to benefit Southern Elementary, ID# You must register your card each year to participate in the program. Meeting Dates to Remember: 2012 : Nov 27th 2013:Jan 17 th Mar 27 th May 21st A Letter from Southern’s Family Crisis Therapist: “Hello, my name is Mr. Harris I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself as the FCT (Family Crisis Therapist) for the K-5 Early Intervention program at Southern Elementary School. The students that will be active on my caseload will be referred due to academic and/or classroom behavioral problems at home. Some of the other issues may include loss, abandonment, divorce or financial stress. During the school year I will be responsible for providing weekly individual and group sessions with the clients that I serve and I will also work with the family members in order to assist with the stabilization of the home environment. I will act as a support to the family and refer to outside community resources as needed. This a voluntary program that I must obtain parent/caregivers consents to receive services. My office hours are Mon-Fri 8:00 am-4:00 pm and can be reached through the main office at Southern Elementary. Thank you”.. Let’s have a great school year! Target donates money to a school of your choice if you enroll a TARGET REDCARD: Enroll for free and Target ® will donate up to 1% of your REDcard ® purchases to the eligible K-12 school of your choice. OCTOBER MEMBERSHIP NEWS: We had a very successful October membership drive and are happy to welcome 16 new Southern parents and teachers to the PTA. A special congratulations to Mrs Nichols's class in B-13 & Mrs. Delaney's class in Y- 10 for winning the trick- or-treat sweets bags for highest number of new members from their classrooms.