PTO January News
McDonald’s Beverage Cards
Stop by the Needham office to pick up your $10 McDonald’s Beverage card. You can get a free drink(coffee or soft drink) once a week for an entire year. This is a great savings! Beverage cards can be used at the McDonald’s on King Street or the McDonald’s in Trafalgar.
PTO Scholarship for FCHS Senior
Do you know a senior graduating from FCHS that attended Needham Elementary? If so, they are eligible for a $750 scholarship given out by Needham PTO in the spring of 2017. Scholarship applications are available in the Needham office or the FCHS guidance office. The deadline to turn in the application is Friday, April 14th, 2017.
Friday, January 20th from 3:00pm- 9:00pm is the Chuck E. Cheese event for Needham families. Chuck E will be at the school in time for dismissal to promote the family night!
Sunday, Feb 19th 1:00-3:00pm will be at Hi-Way Lanes. Cost is $12 per person includes shoes and bowling. Needham will then get $6.00 back in donations.
Friday, March 17th is our Spring Carnival!
Friday, April 14 is tentative date for Marco’s Pizza. Jay is meeting with the territory manager to discuss the details of the fundraiser.
A spring picnic was discussed to break in the Gaga Ball pit when it is up and running and to see the Nature Center fixed up and have the one room school house open for families to see.
The 1st semester A Honor Roll Pizza Party will be held on Friday, January 27th at 1:00pm. Jenny Mowrey will be in charge of the details of that party.
The final skating party for Needham will be Thursday, January 26th from 6:00-8:00pm at the Franklin Skate Club.
Spring Carnival- We are still in need of a person to over see the games and the food. We are still debating on the price of the tickets and bracelets. But we are going to be changing up the food a bit to make it more carnival like. We will be offering hot dogs, corn dogs, chips, nachos, uncrustables, drinks, lemonade, fruit punch, etc.
Field day will be on Friday, May 26th. The plan will be for it to be an outdoor event but there will be no rain date. If the weather doesn’t comply, there will be indoor activities.
4th grade graduation will be on the last day of school. The rest of the school will also have Awards Day celebrations as well. There was discussion about doing an assembly in the gym for awards
We have a few shirts still available. Stop by the office if you would like to purchase one. Youth mediums are completely sold out but we have several youth x small sizes. White short sleeve t-shirts are $8 and purple short sleeve t-shirts are $14.
Allyson Sever, Chair
Jill Bland, Co-Chair
Krista Orton, Treasurer