“Don’t confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other.” -Erma Bombeck
- Thu 5/11– Student Council Spirit Day – Dress Like a Sibling
- Fri 5/12 – Blue & Gold Spirit Day – Show your school spirit in Whittier wear or school colors!
- Fri 5/12 – Registration Deadline for 2017/18 School Year
- Teacher Appreciation Week
- Volunteers Needed for Noah’s Hope Cupcake Classic
- School Supplies Ordering for 2017/2018
- Retirement Party For Mrs. Plepel
- Committee Chairs Needed!
- Walking Club Volunteer Request
1. Teacher Appreciation Week
Thank you to Whittier’s Teachers and Staff for Inspiring US! We appreciate you!
Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week is this week! This year’s theme is “If you Appreciate Whittier’s Teachers and Staff…”
Please remember to have your child fill out the Thank You Note or write a note or draw a picture and give to their teacher anytime during the week.
WEDNESDAY: If you give the Staff a Fiesta Luncheon …
THURSDAY: If you give the Staff a Sweet Treat …
FRIDAY: If you give the Staff a Gift and Raffle … (Gifts were purchased with student classroom donations collected at the beginning of the school year as well as from the Whittier PTA)
If you would like to donate to the raffle (examples include gift cards and tickets) please email Cindy Maquet firstname.lastname@example.org or Erin Kolschowsky email@example.com.
Thank You to all who have generously donated to make the
Teacher/Staff Appreciation week a huge success!
CLICK HERE for a digital copy of the flyer!
2. Volunteers Needed for Noah’s Hope Cupcake Classic
3. School Supplies Ordering for 2017/2018
4. Retirement Party for Mrs. Plepel
Save the Date! Mrs. Plepel is retiring this year and the PTA is having a party for her on Tuesday, June 6th from 3:00 p.m. to 3:45 p.m.in the school gym. Cake and refreshments will be served. Ms. Coleman is going to help the kids write a note and/or draw a picture to put in a book that we will present to her that day. If you have anything else you or your child would like to contribute (note/photos) there will be a gift box set up in the gym that day. If you have any questions, please email Carla or Karrie. Thank you and hope to see you there!
5. Committee Chairs Needed!
We still need volunteers to chair or co-chair committees for the 2017-2018 school year! Please read the attached document with descriptions and time commitments for the current open committees. Email Carla Giannelli for more information at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
6. Walking Club Volunteer Request
Thank you to all those who have volunteered for Walking Club so far!!
Please consider volunteering during recess on Wednesdays during Walking Club season. For tomorrow the volunteer needs have been met, but there are still openings for the following three weeks. Volunteers arrive at 11:30, sign in at the front office, and pick up a guest sticker to wear. Instructions, grade assignments, door location, and “Cat Cash” to distribute to walkers are given out in the front hallway. You will be done at 12:20. Please use this link to sign up – we can’t do this without your help!