Avoca Weekly-September 24, 2018

Avoca Weekly-September 24, 2018
Posted on 09/24/2018
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September 24, 2018

AVOCA WEEKLY

A collaboration between the PARENT TEACHER COUNCIL and AVOCA SCHOOL DISTRICT 37
Bike & Active Transportation Plan Open House
Residents of Wilmette are invited to attend an open house On September 27th, to discuss walking and biking as a part of Wilmette's Master Bike & Active Transportation Plan... Read More
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Upcoming Events

9/26-Kindergarten Grade Party (Add to calendar)
9/27- Walk Bike Wilmette Community Open House (Add to calendar)
9/29- 2nd Grade Party (Add to calendar)
10/8 - NO SCHOOL – Columbus Day (Add to calendar)
10/13- 3rd Grade Party (Add to Calendar)
10/19 - School Picture Re-Take Day (Add to calendar)
10/19 - MM Halloween Dance (Add to calendar)
10/23-25 - Avoca West Book Fair (Add to calendar)
10/24-25 - Half Days – School Conferences (Add to calendar)
10/26 - NO SCHOOL – Teacher Institute Day (Add to calendar)
10/31 - AW Halloween Parade (Add to calendar)
11/9 - Intercultural Night – Dinner & Talent Show (Add to calendar)

 


Event Details and Volunteer Opportunities

LAST WEEK FOR FREE ONLINE SCHOOL DIRECTORY ACCESS
This is the last free week of access of the AtoZ directory...Read More

GRADE PARTIES for AVOCA WEST FAMILIES
Look out for updates coming from the room parents!... Read More

INTERCULTURAL DINNER & TALENT SHOW 2018
It’s that time of year to sign up your child for the talent show...Read More

BIKE WALK WILMETTE (AND CROSSING GUARDS NEAR OUR SCHOOLS!)
The Village of Wilmette is in the process of creating a Master Bike & Active Transportation Plan to improve walking and biking in the area...Read More

SLOW DOWN ON SHERWOOD!
When driving to Avoca West, PLEASE observe the 20 mph speed LIMIT in the neighborhood surrounding the school. Those few seconds you save are not worth it.

COMING SOON TO YOUR E-NEWS!
The PTC is starting these two new continuing articles in our section of the weekly E-newsletter...Read More

FIRST GRADE PARTY – A SUCCESS!
The turnout for our first ever Grade Party (1st Grade) this Saturday was beyond our expectations...Read More


SAVE THE DATE: AVOCA WEST BOOK FAIR
Please mark your calendars for the Avoca West Book Fair from October 22 through October 25 in the ITC...Read More

AVOCA DIFFERENT LEARNERS
PARENT WORKSHOP
October 2nd!
ADL kicks off the school year with a “Sanity School for Parents” workshop with Parent Coaches Cheryl Susman and Yuzu Sasaki...Read More
 
FAMILY ACTION NETWORK
 
September 24th- "The Class: A Life-Changing Teacher, His World-Changing Kids, and the Most Inventive Classroom in America"
Heather Won Tesoriero... Read More

September 28th- "How to be a Happier Parent: Raising a Family, Having a Life, and Loving (Almost) Every Minute"
KJ Dell'Antonia... Read More

October 1st- "One Person, No Vote: Examining the History of Voter Suppression"  Carol Anderson, Ph.D....Read More
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FISCAL YEAR 2019 BUDGET
 
On September 20, 2018, the Board approved the Budget for Fiscal Year 2019. Click here to download, or visit the Finance and District Documents page on the district website.
EXTRA CURRICULAR OPPORTUNITIES
Gioso Choir Call Out!
The Gioso choir ensemble is open for students in grades 1-5 to register for the 2018-2019 school year....Read More

TABLE TENNIS AT MARIE MURPHY
Come join the Table Tennis Club at Marie Murphy!  All 6th-8th grade students are welcome...Read More

Chess-Ed Columbus Day Workshop
Sponsored by Chess-Ed, the annual COLUMBUS DAY CHESS WORKSHOP on MONDAY OCTOBER 8 features high-quality instruction, one-on-one coaching and supervised play time...Read More
COMMUNITY EVENTS & ACTIVITIES
Bike & Active Transportation Plan Open House
Residents of Wilmette are invited to attend an open house On September 27th, to discuss walking and biking as a part of Wilmette's Master Bike & Active Transportation Plan... Read More

Nationwide Test of the Emergency Alert System
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will conduct a national test of the emergency alert system on October 3, 2018...Read More

Parenting in the Digital Age
Join Wilmette School District 39 and the Wilmette Police Department on October 10th for a presentation to help navigate topics such as creating boundaries with mobile devices, watching for potentially dangerous apps...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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