Avoca Weekly-December 10, 2018

Avoca Weekly-December 10, 2018
Posted on 12/10/2018
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December  10, 2018

AVOCA WEEKLY

A collaboration between the PARENT TEACHER COUNCIL and AVOCA SCHOOL DISTRICT 37
GOT COOKIES?
Join us for the Inaugural Marie Murphy Cookie Swap sponsored by the Marie Murphy Cooking Club on December 15th!

Exchange cookies and browse the
Marie Murphy Book Fair!  Some details of changed be sure to  sign-up and find out more!

WINTER CONCERT

The Avoca West Concert and Chamber Orchestras perform on December 13, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. in the Avoca West South Gymnasium. All are welcome!

 
Get Involved!

Upcoming Events

12/12 - Fun Fair Steering Committee Meeting (Add to calendar)
12/21 - Winter Parties at AW & MM, Last Day of School (Add to calendar)
12/22 - 1/6 - NO SCHOOL - Winter Break (Add to calendar)

1/7- School Resumes (Add to calendar)
1/9- PTC Meeting (Add to calendar)
1/31 - In-Kind Donations Due for Avoca Silent Auction (Add to calendar)


Event Details and Volunteer Opportunities

ISO FUN FAIR VOLUNTEERS 
Looking for parents to volunteer for the Fun Fair Steering Committee. The kick-off meeting is December 12th at 7pm in the Avoca West ITC. Questions? Contact the Avoca PTC at avocaptc@gmail.com.

ISO VOLUNTEERS FOR THE MARIE MURPHY WINTER PARTY
MM Winter Party the afternoon of Friday, December 21st.  Contact Emily Patten at 312.399.3857 for details.


AVOCA WEST CLASSROOM WINTER PARTIES
Save the date for the winter parties! Register for Name Tags!...Read More


THREE CHEERS!
Thank you to the volunteers who helped make the 7th Grade Snowflake Day successful ...Read More

XTRA! XTRA! MOVIE NIGHT THANK YOUS

Many people are to thank for making Movie Night 2018 a huge success!...Read More

DID YOU KNOW…?
Many of the items auctioned off in Avoca's popular Fun Fair Silent Auction are donated by Avoca SD37 families!...Read More


FUN FAIR SILENT AUCTION – DONATION INFORMATION
The Avoca School District Parent Teacher Council (PTC) will be holding their Silent Auction Fundraiser on February 24, 2019, at Avoca’s annual Fun Fair...Read More


INNOVATION GRANT FUND DRIVE
Please consider donating to the Innovation Grant  Program...Read More


PTC ELECTIONS – 2019
Learn more about  the PTC positions open for the 2019 election ...Read More
VILLAGE OF GLENVIEW
Summer 2019 Stormwater Project

The Village of Glenview is hosting a public meeting on Tuesday, December 11th at 6:00 p.m. to discuss the water projects set to take place in the Avoca West neighborhood over the summer...Read More

AVOCA DIFFERENT LEARNERS

Join us for a parents' night out for support, networking and friendships! 

When: December 13, 2018, 7:00 p.m.
Where: Stormy's Tavern & Grill, 1735 Orchard Lane, Northfield

ADL Contacts:
Louise Dechovitz- 847-980-0833
Helen Lucaitis- 312-550-2077

ADL is a parent support group for parents of children with learning differences and with all needs.

 

5ESSENTIALS SURVEY

Share Your Thoughts via the 5Essentials Survey

The opinions of our students, parents and staff are very important to us, which is why we administer the 5Essentials Survey (linked here) each year and are asking you to participate again this year....Read More

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Helpful Links
2018-2019 School Year Calendar
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Marie Murphy News
 
FAMILY ACTION NETWORK
 
December 12th-Ghosts in the Schoolyard: Racism and School Closings on Chicago's South Side- Eve L. Ewing Ed.D... Read More
 
AVOCA COMMUNITY PRESCHOOL
Openings Available for 2018-2019!
 
The 2018-2019 school year is off to a great start! While the While our 4-day a week morning class is filled, our 5-day a week afternoon class still has openings.  Apply today... Read More
KEEP READING TO SEE ALL THE NEW EXTRACURRICULAR OPPORTUNITIES AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES!
EXTRACURRICULAR OPPORTUNITIES
CHESS-ED
Discounted Registration for MLK Day Kumbaya Chess Workshop open now.  Register here.
COMMUNITY EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
 
Glenview Park District 
The Glenview Park District had many fun and family friendly activities planned for December.....Read More

Youth Choral Theater of Chicago- Love to sing? Top-notch vocal training for kids 4-18!  Try a class for free with this flyer!
To include your information or activity in this weekly newsletter contact Suzie Clampitt at clampitts@avoca37.org 

Avoca School District 37- 2921 Illinois Road- Wilmette, IL 60091- p: 847-251-3587
Avoca West Elementary School- 235 Beech Drive, Glenview, IL 60025- p: 847-724-6800
Marie Murphy School - 2921 Illinois Road- Wilmette, IL 60091- p: 847-251-3617

 






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