to extend a sincere thank you to next year's new and returning
Committee Chairs. Because of your willingness to
dedicate your time and talents to our PTO, we will be able to
continue providing enrichment opportunities and resources to our
students and teachers. Without you, our organization would not
Between now and June 7, we need to find volunteers to fill
the remaining Officer and Committee Chair vacancies. The
Treasurer's seat is open. If
you're interested in this position, please contact Michelle McFall at
Although we have not yet filled the Co-Secretary vacancies,
Debby Rhea and Wendy Lindeman would like to be considered for them.
Nominations and voting for the Secretarial positions will take place
at the beginning of our final PTO Meeting of the year on Thursday,
May 8th at 9:30 AM. A full quorum of 10 or more Members is
required for elections, so please consider attending.
Lastly, we need Chairs for the following
Bus Driver Appreciation; Fall Family Fun Night;
Kindergarten Welcoming / New Student Orientation (a Co-Chair to work with Jodi Horvath); the
Science & Art Fair; and Volunteer Recruitment. If you
would like more information about these committees, please contact
Debby Rhea at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sloan PTO Board
The next Fifth Grade Farewell
planning meeting will be held
this Friday, April 19, at Noon in the LGI Annex. All fifth grade parents are welcome to attend!If you
have questions about the Farewell or would like to know how you can
help, please contact Chris Sadoski at email@example.com.
Grade Garden Club
Grade Garden Club will be meeting on Wednesday, April 24 from 3:30 -4:30 p.m.
If this will be your child's first meeting, s/he will need to bring a
Information Sheet which can be found here. Please have
your children bring a snack and a note granting them
permission to stay after school to attend the
meeting, and dress them in clothes appropriate for an outdoor
class, if the weather permits.
Please RSVP to Gardens Co-Chair Kim Bell at firstname.lastname@example.org, so she can properly plan for the meeting. Thank you!
day paper orders are due to school by Wednesday, April 24th.
Internet orders are due by midnight on Thursday,
April 25th. Pick up will be on Wednesday May 1
between 3:30 and 4:30 in the Cafeteria. All April prices and
promotions will be valid at the May 1st pick up. April's specials
include two free 10 ounce pouches of Whole Grain Sweet Pea Blend with
a $40 purchase and a free 4-pack of Lemon Pepper ChicNSteakes with a
$90 online purchase (Use promo code:APRBONUS.). Frequent buyers who
have made two purchases of $40 between February and April, and who
place a third order of $40 in May, will receive a free set of 3
EcoBags (Size:13"h x 12"w x 8" d, with reinforced
bottoms). The last Market Day for the year will be on Wednesday,
May 29th.Thank you for supporting the Sloan PTO through Market
pajama party! Dress in your favorite PJs, gather your best buds, and WRECK
IT with RALPH. You bring the blankets and pillows, and we'll
bring the flick and snacks.
When: Friday, April
26th from 6:30 - 8:30 PM
Where: Sloan LGI
event is paid for by the Sloan PTO and open to all students and their
families. This is not a drop-off event. Adults are asked to
stay with each group of kids.
Taylor and Maria Franco, Movie Night Co-Chairs
Appreciation (CARNIVAL!) Luncheon
Our wacky and creative PTO Hospitality Committee is
hard at work organizing a special
carnival-themed Teacher Appreciation Week Luncheon for
our spectacular teachers and staff. The festive event will take place
on May 8. Please consider joining in the fun by sending food items to
school or volunteering your time to help out. Here's how:
your name, email address, and phone number to Jenn Taylor at email@example.com,
and indicate whether you'd like to help out (Morning:
9:45-12:00 or Afternoon: 12:00 - 2:30), or contribute a food
item (Please indicate what you'll be donating.), or BOTH! This
information must be received by May 1 for planning purposes. Food
items should be dropped off in the lobby before 11:00 on May 8.
Taylor and Jeanine Snyder,
Our beloved Duck Race, which raises money for the
American Cancer Society's Relay for Life, will take place in early
May. Students will cheer on their rubber ducks at Pearson Creek and
enjoy treats afterwards. The classroom that raises the most money will
be awarded a prize! Donations are being accepted now. For details, please click here.
you in advance for your generosity and support.
Hall, Kara Bertucci, and Amy Popies, Duck Race Co-Chairs
join us at this year's Murrysville Relay for Life as we celebrate
survivorship and remember loved ones lost. As Paint the Town Purple
kicks off, let it serve as a reminder to RELAY! Opening Ceremonies
begin at 9 AM on Saturday, May 18th at the High School track,
followed by the Survivor Lap at 4 PM and the Luminaria Ceremony at 9
PM. Many other fun activities will take place in between. Please
check out the Relay website for a complete schedule of events.
to "Team Sloan" may be made online via the website or sent
to school in an envelope marked "PTO-Duck Race." Please
make checks payable to the "American Cancer Society."
Monetary donations will also be accepted throughout the event. Thank
you for supporting cancer research and awareness.
additional information, please contact Team Sloan Captain Chris Sadoski
or (724) 327-9396.
Grade Farewell Planning meeting at Noon in the LGI Annex
Science Center's Captain Green Assembly
Market Day order forms due to school / Third Grade Garden Club /
/ Internet Market Day orders due by Midnight
Crafty Shack's Mother's Day class
for Teacher Appreciation Luncheon Volunteer sign-ups / Market Day
pick up / Snapology class
Meeting of the year 9:30 AM in the LGI / Lab Ratz Class
Appreciation Luncheon / Snapology Class
Sloan PTO E-News is intended to help keep you up to date with what is
going on at Sloan. It will be coming to your inbox, as needed,
usually once a week during the school year. You can also find more
information anytime at the new and improved Sloan PTO website, www.sloanPTO.com
and on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/groups/187086531382069.
If you have any questions or comments contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org. Have a great year!
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