Avoca Weekly- December 17, 2018

Avoca Weekly- December 17, 2018
Posted on 12/17/2018
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December  17, 2018

AVOCA WEEKLY

A collaboration between the PARENT TEACHER COUNCIL and AVOCA SCHOOL DISTRICT 37
Avoca Board of Education Seeking Input for
Superintendent Search

Please take this brief survey to help create the candidate profile for Avoca's new superintendent.  The survey window is open until this Friday, December 21st!

Please plan to attend a public forum to provide input on the Districts’ strengths, challenges and the characteristics the next superintendent should possess. This meeting is set for Wednesday, December 19th at 6:30 p.m. at Marie Murphy School.

Thank you for your participation in this very important process!  

Get Involved!

Upcoming Events

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)
2/24 - Fun Fair (Add to calendar)


Event Details and Volunteer Opportunities

SEASON’S GREETINGS: Happy Holidays and Happy New Year from the PTC
Thank you to all of you for volunteering your time in the class-rooms and at school events, for taking part in our fundraisers to support our students and teachers at Avoca West and Marie Murphy schools, and for being a part of this great community! We are looking forward to seeing all of you in 2019 at upcoming events!
AVOCA WEST CLASSROOM  & MARIE MURPHY WINTER PARTIES
Details about the winter party schedules are available here.  

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.

PTC VOLUNTEER SPOTLIGHT
Learn more about the PTC Vice President, Emily Patten...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

7th GRADE SOCIAL DANCE CLASSES
Attention Seventh Grade Parents! Sign your child up for Social Dance...Read More
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

AVOCA COMMUNITY PRESCHOOL
Registration for 2019-2020 Opens in January!
Registration for Avoca Community Preschool opens after winter break!  Check the Preschool Web page for more information and to download a registration form.  Be sure to tell your friends and neighbors! 
 
Early Childhood/Preschool Developmental Screenings
Screenings take place on January 8, 2019!  Call 847-728-4142 for more information and to set an appointment.  
Spaces still 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
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Marie Murphy News
 
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.

CONNELLY'S ACADEMY MARTIAL ARTS- Winter 2019 Registration Open!  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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