Fallsmead PTA Newletter 9/10

posted Sep 14, 2015, 1:22 PM by Web Admin FallsmeadPTA   [ updated Sep 17, 2015, 8:11 PM ]
9/14: No School
9/15: Instrumental Music Parent Meeting 7 pm
9/18: Back-to-School Bash 5:30 - 8:00 pm
9/23: No School
9/25: Donuts with Dad 8 - 9 am
10/2: Cluster Night


Thank you Angela Weberfor organizing dinner for the amazing Fallsmead teachers and staff for BOTH Back to School Nights! Angela does an incredible job as our Staff Appreciation Chair!

TODAY is the last day to get the early bird discount when you sign up for the Fallsmead Elementary PTA!  Please visit here for information about the benefits of PTA membership and to register online or download a registration form.
Join the PTA by next Tuesday, September 15th, and you will also be entered in a raffle to win YOUR VERY OWN FALLSMEAD PARKING SPOT for the second half of the school year, or one of two custom Fallsmead fleece blankets!  The parking spot winner will be chosen on September 16th, and the fleece blanket winners will be chosen on September 23rd.

Did you know that only Fallsmead PTA members receive a copy of the Fallsmead School Directory (which will be coming out some time in October)?  The directory is packed with valuable information such as class rosters and student contact info. . .everything you need to set up those all-important playdates for your kids!  See above for information about how to join the Fallsmead PTA!

AFTER SCHOOL ACTIVITIES                   
Soccer, Chess, Art Brains, Electronics & Robotics, Foreign Languages, Basketball, Football, Dance!  After school activities are now open for registration.  Click 
here for the full schedule and registration information. Questions?  Email Shoshana Magazine.
BACK-TO-SCHOOL BASH                
Mark your calendars for the Fallsmead Back-to-School Bash
Putters (both child and adult sizes) are needed for theBack-to-School-Bash miniature golf course. You can either send in putters to the front office or bring them to the event at 4:30 pm. Please be sure to label your putter so we can return it to you after the event and please sign up here so we know to expect your putter.
Parents of 4th and 5th graders are invited to attend Mr. Vaughn's Instrumental Music Parent MeetingTuesday, September 15th at 7 pm in the APR.
DONUTS WITH DAD                   
Save the date for our annual Donuts with Dad on Friday, September 25th at 8 am. Dads (or another special adult), are welcome to join their kids on the black top prior to school! Enjoy a sweet treat and plan to stay for morning announcements.
WOOTTON CLUSTER NIGHT                 
All Wootton Cluster families are invited to Cluster Night on Friday, October 2nd. We also would like to announce a very special commemoration to honor the memory of the late Dr. Michael Doran.  Kick-off is at 6:30 and students arriving by 6:00 pm may run out on the field with the Patriots.  A door prize is available for the first 200 cluster students and each student will receive a special treat (while supplies last).  Come join the excitement - football, cheerleaders, poms, marching band, concessions and more! You can download more info here.
In addition, this year we are "stuffing a truck" with a MANNA food drive.  We would like to stuff a truck full of groceries for the needy. Check out the needed items and plan to bring them with you as you cheer on the Patriots as they play the Clarksburg