March 1, 2015
Volunteers Needed for Scholarship CommitteeIf you are a current PTA member and do not presently have a senior at Wheaton Warrenville South, please consider volunteering for the PTA Scholarship selection committee. All that is required is 2-3 hours of your time in mid-March as we select 4 high school seniors to receive Edison PTA scholarships. If you are interested in serving on the committee in March and/or chairing this committee for 2015-2016, please contact Lisa Logan at email@example.com.
Wednesday, March 4 is Dine Out Night at Potbelly Sandwich Shop!
Dine in or carry out, and Potbelly (at 337 Rice Lake Square) will generously donate 25% of ALL sales from 4:30-6:30 to Edison PTA. Please join us for a fun, delicious way to support Edison PTA. If you have questions please contact Michele Triscik at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Panther Pride Athletic Committee will host its next Panther Pride Spirit Day to celebrate our 7th and 8th grade girls basketball teams on Thursday, March 5 when they face off against Hubble Middle School. We invite all students, teachers and family fans to dress in the "Panther Blackout" theme at school and to come out to the games to cheer on our 7th and 8th grade teams. There will be contests, a raffle and prizes to add to the fun. The grade with the most student fans in attendance at the basketball games will also win the coveted PPAC Spirit trophy!
Just One Week Until the Panther Parent Social - Saturday, March 7, 7 PM
Don't let the kids have all the fun! Enjoy an adult night out catching up with friends and meeting new ones! Saturday March 7, 2015, 7 - 10 PM. Mullen's, 3080 Warrenville Rd., Lisle, IL 60532. RSVP ONLINE HERE with your $16 per person payment by February 27. A convenience fee will be assessed with online payments. Any checks should be made payable to Edison PTA and dropped at the office in the PTA mailbox. (Please note names of each attendee and contact information). Appetizers provided. Cash bar available. Space is limited so don't wait! You may be the lucky winner of a few prizes as well! Please contact Tracy Osborne at email@example.com with any questions.
FREE Step Up to High School Event for Middle School Parents - Saturday, March 7 at COD
The College of DuPage, DuPage Workforce Board & Regional Office of Education invite middle school parents in DuPage County to attend a free Step Up event designed to help you transition your student to high school and the world of work. Topics include the following: Successful Transition to High School, Building Resilience in Students and STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math). Also includes continental breakfast from 8:00 - 8:30 am., free career planning workbook: Where Am I Going From Here?, and academic, behavioral and health resources. **A raffle drawing for a $100 Target gift card will be held at the close of the event! 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., College of DuPage Student Resource Center (SRC 2000), 425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, IL 60137. For more information or to make a reservation, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, (630) 942-2380.
Fun & Family-Friendly 5k on April 25 to support Classroom Technology
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. 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 - Edison earned over $900 in box tops last year!! 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!
Mar. 4, Wed. - PTA Dining for Dollars at Potbelly - Click here for flyer.Mar. 5, Thurs. - Panther Pride Spirit Day - Black out themeMar. 7, Sat. - Panther Parent SocialMar. 11, Wed. - Choir Concert, 7 PMMar. 12, Thurs. - Band Concert, 7 PMMar. 16-20 - PARCC TestingMar. 17, Tues. - Orchestra ConcertMar. 24, Tues. - PTA Meeting, 9:30 AMMar. 24, Tues. - PTA Dining for Dollars at ChipotleMar. 30-Apr. 3 - Spring BreakApr. 28 - Do You Know Where Your Children Are Online? Hubble, 7 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM Wheaton Park District In-House Basketball
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Wheaton Park District Travel Basketball
7:30 AM - 9:00 AM Board of Education Facility Committee Meeting - SSC
3:45 PM - 6:00 PM Girls Basketball with Franklin at Franklin
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Wheaton Park District In-House Basketball