August 31, 2015
PTA BBQ, Membership, Spirit Wear and Magazine Drive
The PTA Back-to-School BBQ is this Wed., Sept. 2, right before the Taste of Edison. If you missed the due date but would still like to order meals, please have your child drop your order form in the main office on Monday! Order forms are available here: BBQ Order Form. You can also turn in your PTA membership and order Edison Panther spirit wear at Taste of Edison. Finally, the magazine sale starts next week! Thanks for your support!
Electric Youth Show Choir Auditions
Mrs. Nichols is gearing up for another great year of show choir. All interested students in grades 6-8 are encouraged to audition. Please note the upcoming dates:
Sept. 8 - Information Meeting, 7 PM, Auditorium
Sept. 15 - Singing Auditions, 3-9 PM, Choir Room (each student signs up for a 5-minute time-slot)
Sept. 16 - Dance Auditions, 3:30-5:30 PM, Choir Room (everyone attends full time)
Calling all Artists, Musicians, Dancers, Filmmakers, Photographers and Writers!
We are kicking off the PTA Reflections program at Edison. This year’s theme is “Let Your Imagination Fly”. Start brainstorming ways you can express this theme through artwork, writing, dance, film, photography and/or music. Entry forms and rules are available online at http://www.illinoispta.org/reflections.html or via the Edison PTA web site. Please submit all completed projects (with entry form) by Thursday, October 15 to the school office. If you have any questions, contact Jill Feitl (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Earn Easy $ for Edison PTA!
We’ve discovered some amazingly easy ways to raise funds for our school. Please consider asking grandparents, friends, and relatives to help with Edison also.
Target – If you have a Target Red Card (debit or credit), it only takes a minute to register your Target Card and Edison will start earning 1% of ALL your purchases. You can register online or by phone at 800-316-6142, Edison ID#48700. And if you don't have a Red Card, did you know that you get 5% off your purchases immediately at check out when you use a Target debit or credit card?
Box Tops - Collect box tops to help the teachers get items they need for their classrooms. You can submit them any time you like, all school year long, by turning them into the main office.
Office Depot - 5% Back to Schools Program: Every time you shop, simply ask them to look up our school ID and Edison can earn Free Supplies!
Tues., Sept. 1 - PTA Magazine Fundraiser Kick-Off Assemblies
Wed., Sept. 2 - Magazine “Reach Out” Books Due
Wed., Sept. 2 - Back to School Barbecue, 5-7 PM
Wed., Sept. 2 - Taste of Edison, 7 PM
Mon., Sept. 7 - No School, Labor Day