August 22, 2014
Magazine Drive – This is the PTA's main fundraiser, and it kicks off on September 9. Save your reorders on your magazine subscriptions and help raise funds for cool things for your child and Edison school! New this year, the drive will include photobooks and wrapping paper, too!
Spiritwear – A fun way to show your Panther Spirit! Click here to order online. If interested in seeing samples, they will be out on September 2 at Taste of Edison to look at sizes and styles. Note: this isn't a fundraiser; the magazine drive is Edison's main fundraiser. Contact Sue Sheehan with questions at 630-933-0343 or firstname.lastname@example.org.Volunteer to help with one of the PTA committees! Be a good example to your child by giving a bit of your time. Plus, you will meet some of the nicest parents in the school! There are opportunities to do things at home and at school. Information about volunteer opportunities will be available at schedule pick-up and on the PTA website.Box Tops and Campbell Soup Labels - Collect those labels and 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.
Target – Target donated $1,363 to Edison last school year. 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. Remember you get 5% off your purchases immediately at check out when you use a Target debit or credit card. Don’t have a Target Red Card? To learn more or apply, click here or call 800-316-6142.
Advertise with us! – Do you have a business you would like to advertise in our directory? Contact Michele Triscik at to find out how!
The PTA Executive Board recently met to work on the development of our budget. The 2014-15 proposed budget is available to any Edison PTA member. Please contact Wendy Larson, treasurer, at email@example.com if you would like to review it. We will vote to approve the budget at the September meeting.
*Any 7th or 8th grade student trying out for and/or participating in interscholastic sports must have an updated sports physical on file. 6th grade school physicals must indicate, “cleared for interscholastic sports” in order for a 6th grader to participate in interscholastic sports.