Central Elementary School
61 Woodside Road
Riverside, IL 60546
(708) 447-1106

Reminders

We Need Your Donations For Our Upcoming Auction

Posted Oct 15, 2012 | Category: Auction, Fundraising, Reminders

This information was originally posted on October 15, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Starry Nights in November 2012Interested in contributing to the auction but don’t know how? Help us complete our Date Night Basket by donating a bottle of champagne and two champagne flutes. Or, help us create an awesome basket for a boy or girl by checking out some of the smaller donations we’re looking for. We need your donation by this Friday, 10/19 as we are actively working on the auction booklet.

No time to purchase the items yourself? Just make your donation online and we’ll do the shopping for you:

Donate Now

Thank you for your support!





Purchase Your Auction Tickets Online Today

Posted Oct 15, 2012 | Category: Auction, Fundraising, Reminders

This information was originally posted on . Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

There are only a few weeks left to purchase tickets for the November 9 Starry Nights in November PTO Auction. You can read more about the event and purchase your tickets right here.





Roller Skating Party Reminder-Location Change This Year

Posted Oct 9, 2012 | Category: Reminders

This information was originally posted on October 9, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Just a reminder that we have our annual Central Roller Skating Party on Friday, 10/12 (a half day).  The cost of admission and roller skating rental is being covered by the PTO.  Please note that this event is being held at Fleetwood Roller Rink in Summit this year.  View the attached flyer for specifics.  Hope you can join us!

Roller Skate Party 2012





Enter Your Innisbrook Orders Today for a Prize!

Posted Sep 29, 2012 | Category: Fundraising, Innisbrook, Reminders

This information was originally posted on September 29, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Just a reminder that the Innisbrook Fundraiser is running until Tuesday, October 9th. Starting on Monday, the first two children in each class who have entered orders online will receive an alligator backpack clip on. We will continue to distribute Power Bands and Snappers (a plastic bracelet with fun attachments) to the children throughout the fundraiser time period!

Your child can shoot for a Power Band and all three snappers just by getting 12 items ordered.

5 items sold=earn a Power Band
7 items sold= earn a Snapper
9 items sold= earn a second type of Snapper
12 items sold= earn a third type of Snapper for your Power Band

Besides the awards they will receive from Innisbrook, we will also be providing the children the following for their hard work:

Top Seller: $75
Second Highest Seller: $50
Third Highest Seller: $25
Top selling classroom: Pizza Party
Top selling Kindergartener (because it’s their first time): A big Innisbrook stuffed alligator.
Raffle for all Sellers: Grumpy’s Gift Certificates

We get 40% profit from our Innisbrook sales. You can order everything online and have it shipped directly to you (or have it sent to school for distribution in November). Same with your friends and family – send them a direct email from the Innisbrook website so that they can log on and purchase. It is easy.

It doesn’t take much time, anything will make a difference!  Have questions?  Contact the chairperson, Gretchen Reyes, at gretchenreyes@att.net.  Thanks for your support!





Family Fun Night Food Drive

Posted Sep 25, 2012 | Category: Reminders

This information was originally posted on September 25, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Don’t forget about our first Family Fun Night food drive for the Riverside Township Food Pantry.  We are encouraging all families to bring at least one non-perishable food item (beans, peanut butter, pasta, canned fruit or vegetables etc) or paper products (paper towels/toilet paper) with you to Family Fun Night on Friday, 9/28.  The pantry is in need of donations and we want to fill their shelves.  There will be donation boxes near the ticket distribution table that evening.  Thanks to the 5th Grade Student Council for getting our kids excited about donating!





Family Fun Night Reminder

Posted Sep 18, 2012 | Category: Everything Else, Reminders

This information was originally posted on September 18, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

This is the last call for pizza order forms for Family Fun Night.  Submitting your order form is the best way to guarantee that you will have dinner during Family Fun Night on Friday, 9/28.  The deadline for submission is Thursday, 9/20 and forms need to be turned in to the PTO mailbox in the school office.

Family Fun Night Pizza Form

We need over 85 volunteers to ensure that Family Fun Night is a success.  Boy have Central families stepped up!  We only need 13 more slots filled.  We have openings during the 6:30-7pm shift and 7-7:30pm shift.  Please consider volunteering for a 30 minute shift if you have not done so already.  If you are not able to volunteer, we hope that you can still make it and enjoy the evening!  Please go to this link to check out available volunteer slots and sign up for what fits your schedule.

www.signupgenius.com/go/4090A4DAAAA2EA20-family

Finally, don’t forget about our first Family Fun Night food drive for the Riverside Township Food Pantry.  We are encouraging all families to bring a non-perishable food item (beans, peanut butter, pasta, canned fruit or vegetables etc) or paper products (paper towels/toilet paper) with you to Family Fun Night.  The pantry is in need of donations and we want to fill their shelves.  There will be donation boxes near the ticket distribution table that evening.





We need you!

Posted Sep 15, 2012 | Category: Auction, Everything Else, Reminders

This information was originally posted on September 15, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Family Fun Night is fast approaching on Friday, 9/28 from 5:30-7:30pm. We need over 80 parent volunteers to make this evening a success.  This is a great way to get involved and meet other Central parents!  We have made it very easy to volunteer.  Please go to the link below and choose a 30 minute volunteer time slot.  We would love to have dads volunteer, especially monitoring the bounce houses.

www.signupgenius.com/go/4090A4DAAAA2EA20-family

We are very excited to be doing our first Family Fun Night food drive for the Riverside Township Food Pantry.  We are encouraging all families to bring a non-perishable food item (beans, peanut butter, canned fruit or vegetables etc) or paper products (paper towels/toilet paper) with you to Family Fun Night.  The pantry is in need of donations and we want to fill their shelves.  There will be donation boxes near the ticket distribution table that evening.

The pizza order form must be turned in by 9/20 to the PTO mailbox in the office.  If you send it in your child’s backpack and label the envelope “PTO Family Fun Night” it will be sent to the office on your behalf.

Family Fun Night Pizza Form

Finally, we will begin selling tickets at Family Fun Night for the Central Auction to be held the evening of Friday, November 9th at the Riverside Golf Club.  Tickets will be priced at $50 each.  More details will come in future communication from the PTO.





Yearbook Pickup on Friday, June 22

Posted Jun 21, 2012 | Category: Reminders, Yearbook

This information was originally posted on June 21, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Don’t forget to join us in the Quiet Reading Room on the first floor in the Riverside Public Library on Friday, June 22 from 10am-2pm to pick up your pre-ordered yearbook. Catch up with your friends, look through the yearbook and don’t forget to have your classmates sign your copy (bring a pen!)!

A limited number of yearbooks will be for sale for $7.50 if you did not pre-order one.  Please bring exact change if you will be purchasing one or a check made out to Central PTO.  If you are unable to come to pick up your yearbook, the fastest way for your child to get their copy is to ask a friend to pick it up for you.





5th Grade Clap Out Reminder

Posted Jun 4, 2012 | Category: Reminders

This information was originally posted on June 4, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Parents of 5th graders, don’t forget that the clap out will happen on Thursday, June 7 at 8:30am (NOT in the afternoon) in the front hall. A reminder to fifth grade moms whose last child is leaving Central: we hope to see you there as you reach this important milestone!





Reminder about school picks ups on Thursday, June 7th

Posted May 29, 2012 | Category: Everything Else, Reminders

This information was originally posted on May 29, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Just a reminder that school pickups for Kindergarten-4th grade on Thursday, 6/7 will take place in the St. Mary parking lot on Burlington.  5th graders will be picked up at the Scout Cabin.  Every child must be picked up by a designated adult.  The PAV after care pickup that day is in the St. Mary parking lot at 2:15pm.  Please make sure that caregivers are informed of the pick up locations.  Please find all pickup times below:

 

 

 

St. Mary Pickup:

Kdg.  – 12:15pm

1ST gr.  –1:00pm

2ND & 4th gr. -1:30pm

3RD gr. -2:15pm

PAV after care-2:15pm

Riverside Scout Cabin Pickup:

5TH gr. -2:00pm