Avoca Weekly-May 13, 2019

Avoca Weekly-May 13, 2019
Posted on 05/13/2019
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May 13, 2019

AVOCA WEEKLY

A collaboration between the PARENT TEACHER COUNCIL and AVOCA SCHOOL DISTRICT 37
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Upcoming Events

5/14 - Bike to School Day! (Add to calendar)
5/14 – Nathan Hale Author Visit  (Add to calendar)
5/24- Volunteer Breakfast  (Add to calendar)
5/27 - No School (Memorial Day) (Add to calendar)
5/29 - 4th & 5th Grade Olympics (Add to calendar)
6/6- Field Day for 1st-3rd Graders (Add to calendar)

6/14 - Last Day of School (Add to calendar)
7/7 - Deadline for online school supply orders


Event Details and Volunteer Opportunities

BIKE TO SCHOOL DAY IS TUESDAY!
Tomorrow (May 14th) is Bike to School Day and Bike Safety Day for both Avoca West and Marie Murphy Schools!  Riders wearing HELMETS will get Dairy Queen coupons. What's in store for tomorrow?...Read More
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE 2019 INNOVATION GRANT WINNERS!
This year, through your generous donations and the fundraising efforts of the PTC, seven staff members were awarded Innovation Grants to bring inspiring and innovative materials into their classrooms.  To see a complete list of this year's recipients...Read More

BOX TOPS – ONE LAST COLLECTION BEFORE END OF YEAR!
Spring cleaning??? If you still have box tops in your junk drawer send them in to either school. One last submission will be submitted before summer starts! Deadline is June 7th...Read More

AVOCA WEST SCHOOL SUPPLIES ORDERS!
It’s hard to believe that we’re already at that time of year when we start taking orders for NEXT YEAR’S school supplies.  Order online today...Read More

THANK YOU BREAKFAST CHAMPIONS!
A hearty Thank You to Mary Gaspar and Kathy Stein (and their team of angels) who made sure our teachers and staff were fed and appreciated last week!


WILMETTE CIVICS & SAFETY COMMITTEE
Dorothy Elfring (AW) & Jennifer Pettersen (MM) are your representatives on Wilmette’s Civics & Safety Committee... Read More
SHOE COLLECTION
 
The Avoca West Sky Blue Color Crew is collecting used shoes for SWALCO's Reuse-A-Shoe program... Read More
Author, Nathan Hale, Coming to Avoca!
 
The PTC and Avoca are sponsoring Author, Nathan Hale, to visit both Avoca Schools on May 14th! To learn more and order an autographed book...Read More
1st Grade Suzuki Strings Performance
 
1st grade Suzuki String students will perform on Tuesday May 14th at 6:00 p.m. at Avoca West!
AVOCA DIFFERENT LEARNERS
PARENTS' NIGHT OUT
 
Join the Avoca Different Learners parent group for a night of networking and support.
May 16th, 7:00 p.m.
Stormy's in Northfield

 
If you have questions or to join our mailing list, please contact:
Helen Lucaitis- HHL@corboydemetrio.com
Louise Dechovitz- Louise111@gmail.com 
 
ADL is a parent  support group for children with learning differences and with all needs.
Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast

Join us at the Annual Volunteer Appreciation Breakfast 
May 24, 2019
9:00 a.m.
Avoca West Elementary

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2019-2020 REGISTRATION NOW OPEN
An email was sent to parents on Thursday, April 11th from registration@avoca37.org for EACH returning student.  This email contained instructions for online registration.  If you are registering a new student, please contact the school offices. Please email registration@avoca37.org if you did not receive the email or if you have any questions.
KEEP READING TO SEE ALL THE NEW EXTRACURRICULAR OPPORTUNITIES AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES!
COMMUNITY EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
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Upcoming Events

 
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Emily Bazelon
Interviewer: Maria Hawilo
Monday, May 20, 2019, 7:00 PM
Evanston Township High School Auditorium, 1600 Dodge Ave., Evanston, IL 60201
Ouilmette Foundation Event- Wilmette Beach Bash!!!  Join the celebration...Read More
Wilmette History MusemWilmette History Family Summer Scavenger Hunt... Read More
Oakton Community College's Summer 2019 Youth STEAM courses ...Read More 
Glenview Park District - Check out the latest events and programs for May.....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!
Brookfield Zoo- Check out the programs for summer 2019...Read More
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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