Fallsmead PTA Newsletter 5/7

Post date: May 8, 2015 12:23:16 PM

Please join us 5/8 for this year's Spring Fair from 5:30 - 8:30 pm, featuring a D.J., moon bounces, carnival games, prizes, food trucks, a bake sale, cake walks, the dunk tank, all inclusive wristbands, and a teacher vs. student soccer tournament (please clickhere for some important rules regarding the tournament)! We are also looking for additional bake sale bakers. Please contact Laura Gittleson if you are able to help out.


Mr. Reid is in need of volunteers to help set up, manage, and clean up the different stations for our students on Field Day - 5/15 for Grades 3-5 and 6/3 for Grades K-2 8:30 am - 12 pm. If you are available to volunteer, please complete and return the bottom portion of this form to your child's teacher. Thank you!


The girls basketball team at Wootton High School is having their annual Give and Go Clinic on Thursday, May 14th from 6:30 to 8 pm in the main gym. The players will be there to work with participants in exchange for a donation of a canned good which will be donated to Manna Food Bank. Click here for more information.

JUNIOR PATRIOTS DAYWootton Field Hockey is hosting a Junior Patriot Day on Saturday, May 16th 9:30 am - 12 pm to introduce young girls and boys to Wootton field hockey and to foster interest in their program! The event is free to children from Wootton feeder schools in grades 3 - 8. You can find more information on this fun event here.

PTA MEETINGThis month's PTA meeting will be held Tuesday, 5/19 7 to 8:30 pm.We will be discussing open PTA positions and voting on next year's budget. Please consider volunteering your time to make sure all of our wonderful events continue to happen next year. We are especially looking for a PTA president or even 2 co-presidents. Without this important role, there will be NO PTA next year! We need your support!


Fallsmead is fundraising with Mabel's Labels again to get ready for spring and summer! Order labels here by May 23rdto get labels for your kids' clothes, camp gear, sports equipment and other belongings!


Our second grade boys, the Fallsmead Rampage soccer team, is playing in the half time show of the May 30th DC United game. A Fallsmead parent was able to get discounted seats to the game, anyone is welcome to join. You can get more information on ticketshere. Use promo code Rampage.


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