Buffalo Trail PTCO
News From the Herd May 2nd, 2016
TEACHER APPRECIATION DONATIONS NEEDED:
Teachers at Buffalo Trail give their best each and every day for our children and now it is time to say THANK YOU! Buffalo Trail’s Teacher Appreciation Event is on Friday, May 6, 2016.This event is organized by the Buffalo Trail Parent Teacher Community Organization (PTCO) in order to recognize and thank our teachers for all of their hard work and dedication during the school year. The PTCO hosts a breakfast and auction where teachers can spend the “Speidicents”
(named for our principal, Tamara Speidel) they have earned over the course of the school year. Our deadline passed for Teacher Appreciation items and we did not have enough items received for even half of our teachers. We have extended the deadline to donate to May 5th. Please consider donating if you are able!
Here are some of the items that we still need: Sign up and Gift Ideas
Participation is easy. Fill out the attached form and indicate the exact name and retail value of your donation. We will use this information for advanced promotion and to credit you as a sponsor. Thank you for your help! If you have any questions please contact Katie McCormick at firstname.lastname@example.org
COLD STONE TEACHER SCOOP NIGHT!
Our Buffalo Trail teachers will be serving up ice cream on Thursday May 5th from 4-8 pm at the Southlands Cold Stone. Come have a treat and support our school! This would be a great treat after the kindergarten musical that night!! Hope to see you there!
Here is the schedule:
4:00 Kirstin Prager and Tracie Bernauer
4:30 Kelcie Debow and Nicole Robbins
5:00 Sarah Bowers and Michele Duginski
5:30 Emily Reese and Nichole Bowen
6:00 Kara Collins
NEW COMPUTERS FOR OUR STUDENTS-- THANKYOU!
Buffalo Trail has recently purchased 10 new computers for our school computer lab! Your generosity made it possible! Thank you for supporting the Buffalo Trail Fun Run and our school! We are so excited to give our students access to excellent technology and thank you again for your support.
BTPTCO BOARD POSITIONS OPEN!
Buffalo Trail PTCO has the following Executive Board Officer Positions vacant for the 2016-2017 school year: President, Treasurer, and Fundraising Coordinator. Election for these positions will be at our next General Meeting on May 10th. Currently, we have one candidate for President and the Fundraising Coordinator. There is no candidate at this time for the Treasurer. Please contact a current board member if you are interested in any of these Officer Positions. We also encourage you to preview the Officers Duties on our website www.btptco.org and/or the PTCO board across from the nurses station. And as always, contact can be made at email@example.com, we look forward to your inquiries.
Please join us for our general PTCO meeting on May 10th at 6:30pm. We will be holding elections for board positions that night. This is our last PTCO general meeting of the year! Child care is provided.
Our last book fair of the year will be May 16-20th. Please come check it out. This is a BOGO fair so you can walk away with some great titles if you buy one and get another free! If you can volunteer to help with set up, book sales or clean up, sign up here: Book Fair Sign Up
Our spring event will be a movie night on May 20th! Viewing the movie will be free for anyone in the community who would like to attend. Adults MUST attend with their children. Wristbands can be purchased to participate in inflatables: hamster balls, giant slide, and obstacle course. Food will also be available for purchase. We hope you can join us for a fun evening. We need volunteers to help! Please sign up here: Movie Night Volunteers
May 5th Cold Stone Teacher Scoop Night 4-8pm
May 5th Last day for Teacher Appreciation Donations
May 10 General PTCO Meeting 6:30 pm
May 16-20th Book FairMay 20th Spring Movie Night