PTA Hearst Headlines 2018 - Week of September 20th
Box Tops Fall Collection Drive Starts Today!
Are you ready? The Fall Collection Drive begins Monday, September 17 and runs through Friday, October 12. A prize will be awarded to the top student in each grade level (TK/K combined). We have some local business who have donated prizes for our contest, so please patronize them, when you can!
Top Student in Grades TK/K - 3....................California Pizza Kitchen Kids' Meal Top Student in Grades 4 & 5.........................$5 Gift Card to Red Robin
Additionally, the week of September 17 is National Box Tops Week. For those of you who are up for a challenge, the student who submits the most box tops will receive a $10 gift card to Cold Stone Creamery in Dublin! (How "cool" is that!). Watch for an orange flier in your Wednesday folder for a list of participating products and how to submit the box tops. Thank you for supporting our school!
PTA Meeting - Wednesday, September 19th, 3:15PM, Hearst Library
The first PTA meeting of the school year is this week. This meeting will be immediately after school, but we will also have some upcoming meetings in the evening, to accommodate all schedules. We will be approving our budget for 2018/19. Have a voice in the many programs that the PTA supports - we hope to see you all there!
7th Annual Hearst FUN Run - Friday, September 21st
Get ready! Our 7th Annual Hearst FUN Run is THIS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21st! The students will be walking/running laps to raise much needed funds for our school. Students will be coming home this week with their FUN Run t-shirts.
Things to remember on the day of the FUN Run: Have students wear their FUN Run t-shirts and sunscreen, running shoes, comfortable clothing and any other spirit accessories are encouraged (i.e. crazy hair, socks, etc.). Please send your student(s) with a labeled water bottle. Donations are due Friday, September 28th (also the deadline for athletic shoe donations!). We encourage our families to come out and support your student(s) while they participate in their Fun Run session!
FUN RUN SESSION SCHEDULE:
4th grade - 8:45am to 9:15am 1st grade - 9:30am to 10am Kinder/TK - 10:15am to 10:35am 3rd grade - 10:45am to 11:15am BREAK- 11:35am to 12:45am 2nd grade - 1pm to 1:30pm 5th grade - 1:45pm to 2:15pm
KEEP COLLECTING THOSE DONATIONS‼!
Donations can be returned, to the classroom, in your student's FUN Run pledge envelope OR you can easily make a donation through our online Fun Run donation website at www.pledgestar.com/hearst. Donations are due Friday, September 28th. Remember: All money (including corporate match paperwork) must be turned in by Friday September 28th to be eligible for prizes!!
Keep bringing in your Soles4 Souls athletic shoes! Shoes will be collected in the Hearst office until Friday, September 28th
THANK YOU TO OUR FUN RUN SPONSORS FOR SUPPORTING OUR STUDENTS! Let's not forget what an important role our sponsors play in this event, helping us offset many of our operating costs and, as a result, allowing more funds to go back to our students and into our classrooms!! Please take a moment to check out the generous businesses and individuals that are supporting our students at http://www.hearstpta.com/funrunsponsors/
For more information about the FUN Run please visit http://www.hearstpta.com/funrun or email Kristen Stedman at firstname.lastname@example.org
Hearst Garden Family Work Party - Saturday, September 22nd, 9AM-12PM
Looking for a rewarding way to spend part of your Saturday? Join our fellow monarchs and our garden angel Pam for some garden centered projects. You'll get to see what's growing and contribute to some enhancements. Can't stay the whole time, no problem join for as long as you can! Please bring: sunscreen, water, work gloves and work clothes (we will be painting).
Sign-up to attend today! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70A0C44A5AC28A6F85-922
PPIE Night of the Stars, Harvest Moon Gala - Saturday, October 12
Hope to see you at PPIE’s Night of the Stars, Harvest Moon gala - October 12 at Castlewood, 6-10PM (dinner at 7:30PM). Meet your principal for free wine pours during the reception! Join a table of 10 friends for only $70 per person (include your principal if you’d like). Enjoy a lovely sit-down dinner and hear inspiring teacher and student presentations. Bid on lots of fun auction items - Warriors tickets, signed jerseys, vacation homes, and LA excursions to see tapings of The Voice and Wheel of Fortune! Visit our website at http://ppie.org/night-of-the-stars/ to purchase you spot.
Don’t forget - Jamba Juice every Wednesday. $3 each and available right in front of the school at pick-up (2:50PM). Good for you, good for Hearst!