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

Reminders

Spirit Wear Reminder

Posted Oct 30, 2012 | Category: Reminders

This information was originally posted on October 30, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

The deadline to order Spirit Wear is fast approaching! 

Orders are due this Friday, November 2nd.

Show your Central pride with our redesigned collection of Spirit Wear! In addition to t-shirts, we are also offering flannel pants, tote bags and more!

Send the attached order form to school in a sealed envelope marked “Spirit Wear.” There are sizing samples for a few items in the school office.

If you have any SpiritWear questions, please contact:
Diane Grossi at adja1234@sbcglobal.net

Central ORDER Form fall 2012





Donations Still Needed for the Auction

Posted Oct 29, 2012 | Category: Auction, Fundraising, Reminders

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

Starry Nights in November 2012We still need help with completing our baskets for our upcoming Central PTO Auction next week . We are creating awesome baskets for mom, dad, a boy or a girl, and a date night. Check out the donations we are missing. We need your donation by this Thursday, 11/1.

Just make your donation online and we’ll do the shopping for you:

Donate Now

Thank you for your support!





Original Works Submissions Due By 10/22

Posted Oct 16, 2012 | Category: Fundraising, Reminders

This information was originally posted on October 16, 2012. Please note that the article refers to events from a previous school year.

Through the Original Works program, each child will have the opportunity to have their very own artwork reproduced onto a variety of high quality products. The products range from magnets, mugs and mouse pads, to ceramic tiles, t-shirts, note cards and nearly two dozen other products.  And, new this year, you can order iPhone covers!

Once the art work is created, parents and children will have the opportunity to select which product or products they would like to feature their artwork. The program is designed to encourage creativity and student self-esteem. The resulting products make unique gifts that are practical for any season or occasion.

The materials were sent home in your student’s backpack around Wednesday October 3rd. All completed works of art and order forms are to be returned to school no later then Monday, October 22ndPlease do not forget to complete the order form when sending in your artwork. 

Email Jen Gentile at sophadog2@aol.com with any questions.





Philanthropy Request Deadline is 10/26

Posted Oct 16, 2012 | Category: Reminders

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

The Philanthropy Committee is pleased to announce the opportunity for Central School parents to submit requests for PTO funded items, projects or other great ideas.  Past submissions have included conference tables, recycling bins for the Ecology Club, Young Author Kits and stencils for the playground, just to name a few.

Do you have a wish list?  We want to hear it!  Please complete and return the attached form no later than October 26th.  Let’s put some of that fundraising money to good use!  If you have questions, please contact Jessica Niekrasz at secondvp-jessica@centralptonews.org.

Philanthropy Request Form

 





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.