From the Principal’s Desk:
Please read the latest Eagle View for the Week of January 3, 2012 from Principal Csensich.
DINING FOR DOLLARS! As a “Pepper Partner” with Chili’s restaurant (Arlington Heights location), Ivy Hill PTA will receive 10% of every purchase (excluding taxes) from Monday, December 19th through January 31st. Whether you are entertaining for the holidays or simply need a break from all the hustle and bustle, let Chili’s do all the cooking for you! A flyer went home in today’s backpack mail. If you didn’t receive it or need additional Chili’s coupons to share with family and friends, please click on the link.
Don’t throw away those used or broken lights!! The Environmental Committee is collecting used holiday string lights and extension cords. Look for the collection box in the Commons. The collected lights will be recycled at the end of the season. Questions, contact Lynn Feder at firstname.lastname@example.org or Suzanne Krause at email@example.com.
Midtown Athletic Club of Palatine will donate $100 to Ivy Hill PTA for every membership purchased through a referral from Ivy Hill through December 31, 2011. This benefit is available to Ivy Hill families AND friends, so tell your friends and family to mention Ivy Hill at the time they join and our PTA will get $100!! JOIN NOW AND PAY NO DUES TILL 2012 AND PAY NO ENROLLMENT FEE (PROMOTION ENDS 12/31/2011). Contact Colleen Camilo at Midtown Athletic Club, 847-991-4646 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
We’ve made it HALFWAY to our goal! Let’s keep going! With all of the cooking, the Holidays are the PERFECT time to collect BOX TOPS. Plus, you’ll see the relatives that have been saving their Box Tops for you, too!
Family & Community Involvement AND Cub Scout Pack 468 will be sponsoring a WINGS (Women In Need Growing Stronger) collection January 9-20th. Each grade is asked to bring a specific item from a list of most needed items by the women and children assisted by the WINGS organization. Collection boxes will be found in the Commons starting January 9th. Kindergarten – Kleenex, 1st Grade – Baby Wipes, 2nd Grade – Toilet paper, 3rd Grade – 33 Gallon Garbage Bags, 4th Grade – Ziploc Bags (any size), 5th Grade – laundry Detergent. Thank you in advance for your donations.
I Fives go to:
Thank you all (Michelle Gledhill, Kerry Murray, Agnes Wojtyla, Judy Newman, Lynette Nimmo, Patti Schulstad, Karen McCabe, Anita Chande, Betsy Hadley, Sandy Vasilakos, Maria Rosenfeld, Maureen Karsten) for volunteering for the Vision Screening Day at Ivy Hill on December 9th. It is so nice to have a list with more volunteers than needed. PTA would not be successful without all of you!
Musical Productions—Sandra Ruppert and Katie Fricke—and the parent volunteers for recording this week’s 1st Grade Show. And congratulations to our 1st and 5th graders for 4 wonderful performances!
Thank you to our Market Day Helpers…. Darla, Gail, Jessica, Valerie, Bessie, and Cassy. We couldn’t do it without you. And Thank You to everyone who ordered Market Day in December!
HAPPY HOLIDAYS!! See you all in 2012!
….continued from the Principal’s desk
District/Community Happenings: District and Community Happenings are posted on District 25’s website at http://www.sd25.org/info/index.php.
Fifth graders will be taking part in health programs presented by the Robert Crown Centers for Health Education. Parent information night, Wednesday, January 18 at 7:00PM, Dunton Multipurpose Room.
The Kabuki Children’s Troupe of Damine Village, Aichi, Japan performs Kabuki in Arlington Heights on Friday January 20, at 7:00PM, South Middle School.
Summer 2012 -Save the Date…program information.