Avoca Weekly-December 17, 2019

Avoca Weekly-December 17, 2019
Posted on 12/17/2019
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December 17, 2019


AVOCA WEEKLY 
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January 23
 
 

Upcoming Events

12/17-12/20 - MM Book Fair 
12/20 - AW Winter Classroom Parties
12/20 - MM Winter Party 


Event Details and Volunteer Opportunities

CHANGE TO AVOCA WEST WINTER PARTIES
Click here to find out more about the changes and what student will be doing! 

INNOVATION GRANTS DONATION DRIVE
The Innovation Grants Appeal is underway, and we're relying on generous donations from district families to make this program a success. So far, we've raised $2,083 towards our $8,000 goal! To donate, you can make out a check payable to the Avoca PTC (Memo: Innovation Grants) or donate easily online here


CALL FOR FUN FAIR VOLUNTEERS
Did you know that the Fun Fair is the largest event of the school year and requires over 100+ volunteers? Every helping hand makes a huge difference. Sign up to volunteer today, here


MARIE MURPHY WINTER PARTY CALL OUT!
A few volunteers are needed on Friday, December 20, 2019 from 3-3:20pm to assist with snacks and drinks in the cafeteria. Contact Emily Patten to sign-up.

SILENT AUCTION DONATION DRIVE
Do you or someone you know have items to donate to Avoca's annual Silent Auction? We are now accepting charitable donations in the form of merchandise, services or gift certificates...Read More

8th GRADE COMMITTEE CONCESSIONS - HELP WANTED!
Concession Sales from 3-5pm on game days, and from 3-3:45pm on Fridays. All proceeds go towards 8th-grade graduation. Volunteers are needed to run concessions or to donate food/drinks. Instructions will be available in the MM office. Please leave the folder in the office when you are done with your shift. To volunteer, please click here

PTC EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBER SPOTLIGHT
Learn more about the Director of Communications, Susan Lovell...Read More
 
Follow the Avoca PTC on Instagram!
The Marie Murphy Book Fair starts on Thursday!

There is a new way to pay!  Save some time, check out the Book Fair E-Wallet!
 
 December 17-19- 7:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. 
A student led celebration for the Avoca Community
January 16, 2019
4:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m. 
For more information click here!
Meal Time  App!
Is your child's lunch account low and you need to replenish it on the go?  Download the MealTime App!  Keeping track of school lunch spending just got a whole lot easier!  Available on Google Play and App Store.

The Viking Fund
The Viking Fund provides families facing hardship with financial support to cover all or part of Avoca's athletic, Science Olympiad, band and school play fees. With the help of the community, our students will be able to continue to participate in these activities. To apply for extracurricular fee assistance, download this form and submit it to the Avoca Business Office to the attention of Beth Dever. To donate to The Viking Fund, please download this form and also submit it to the Business Office to the attention of Beth Dever. 

*Avoca is considered a charitable organization for tax purposes.
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DISTRICT EXTRACURRICULAR OPPORTUNITIES

Avoca West      Marie Murphy
 
Marie Murphy Table Tennis
Tuesdays 3:20 pm - 4:00 pm in the Community Room
First Semester Dates
 Dec 17
Jan 7  Jan 21

The following  opportunities are available to Avoca Students through outside organizations:
 
Connelly Martial Arts     Chess-ED    Music Education Services-Band

One Hope United Before and After School Care

 
COMMUNITY EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
 

Registration is open now at northwesterncatscamps.com and until February 1st there is an early bird discount of 15%.
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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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