Bulldog Newspaper Work Session TOMORROW – Tuesday, March 21st.

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There will be a Bulldog Student Newspaper Work Session on Tuesday, March 21st from 3:00-3:45pm in the Blythe Park Library.

Any students who would like to work on OR submit their newspaper assignments (photos, articles or illustrations) are welcome to attend.

Send questions to Amy Wysocki at awysocki1@hotmail.com

 

School Board Forum this Tuesday, March 21st at Hollywood Community House.

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Get to know the School Board candidates before the April 4th election!

District 208 and District 96 School Board Forum

WHEN –
Tuesday, March 21
D208 Candidates from 7:00-8:00 pm
D96 Candidates from 8:15-9:15 pm

WHERE –
Hollywood Community House
3435 Hollywood Ave.

Click on the following flyer for details – School Board Forum Flyer 2017

Kids TaeKwonDo class this Thursday. Class online reservation deadline is Wednesday.

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Kids TaeKwonDo will be held on Thursday from 3:00-3:45pm in the Blythe Park Gym for all students in K-5th Grade. *Class reservation deadline is Wednesday. You must register by clicking on the Cheddar Up button below to participate.

*PLEASE NOTE – All children must be registered online by clicking on the Cheddar Up button no matter your payment method (cash, check or credit). Payment can be made online or send cash/check to the school office with “Kids Tae Kwon Do” on the envelope and child’s name. (Please make checks payable to Blythe Park PTA.)

Any questions, contact Julie Laube at (708)447-8722 or jlaube@laubecompanies.com

Hot Lunch is this Friday, March 24th. Make online reservations by Wednesday, March 22nd.

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Treat your kid(s) to a hot lunch and treat yourself to a day off from packing lunches!

Hot Lunch is this Friday, March 24th. The menu will include: slice of cheese pizza, seasonal fruit, cookie and a drink. The cost per child is $5.00. To register your child(ren) click on the CheddarUp button below.

You can pay for the Hot Lunch Fundraiser online OR send cash or check (payable to Blythe Park PTA) to the school office with your family name and “Hot Lunch” written on the envelope. You can pay for the remainder of the year or single lunches.

*PLEASE NOTE – All children must be registered online by clicking on the Cheddar Up button below no matter your payment method (cash, check or credit)

Questions, reply to Katie Ford at fordfamily4@rocketmail.com

*Reservation deadline is Wednesday, March 22nd. This program is only for children that have the option of staying at school for lunch.

Mixed Bag Order Deadline extended to this Friday, March 24th!

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Our Blythe Park Mixed Bags Fundraiser is going great, THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

The final deadline has been extended to Friday, March 24th. It’s not too late to place your Mixed Bags order!  Act NOW!

In 2014 we raised a total of $3,934.00 (online and paper orders).  So far this year we’ve raised $3,421.00, let’s get to $4,000!!  We can do it!

Remember Blythe gets 50% of all sales from paper order forms and 40% from online orders!!

Post our on-line link on Facebook so friends can order too!
http://www.mixedbagdesigns.com/Retail-Home?fundraiserid=39596

TURN IN YOUR ORDER TO THE SCHOOL OFFICE

CHECK PAYABLE TO BLYTHE PARK PTA

Any questions, please email Gretchen Lupfer at glupfer@comcast.net

Blythe Park Spirit Day is this Friday!

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This Friday, March 24th, is a Blythe Park Spirit Day! 

Show off your favorite Blythe Park spirit wear!

 

 

Bakers and Volunteers needed for Election Day Bake Sale on Tuesday, April 4th

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A Blythe Park PTA Election Day Bake Sale will be held on Tuesday, April 4th.

We are looking for volunteers to bake and help run the sale throughout the day. Please click on the link below to sign up to be a baker and/or a volunteer.

Sign Up Now!

 

Raging Waves Fitness Logs are due Monday, April 10th.

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Students are invited to “Plunge into Fitness” this spring as Raging Waves Waterpark joins the battle against childhood obesity. Each student completing the program requirements between February 13th through April 10th will receive a FREE full day admission pass to Raging Waves, located in Yorkville.

STUDENTS: Exercise a minimum of 30 minutes each day (equaling 25 hours per week) from February 13th through April 10th. Log your time and have a parent/guardian sign the log.

PARENTS/GUARDIANS: Print the log listed below and help track your child’s fitness, then sign the form and send it back to school or email to the School Coordinator, Vivian Robles at vivro1970@gmail.com by April 10th.

Raging Waves Flyer 2017
Raging Waves Log 2017

Any questions, contact Vivian Robles at vivro1970@gmail.com

The PTA Science Fair is on Thursday, April 27th. Start thinking about your idea now!

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Bring out the scientist in your child and be a part of the PTA Science Fair on Thursday, April 27th at 5:45 pm (prior to Open House).

Now is the time to start thinking about your science experiment idea!

Need to Know Details

  • Students will conduct their own science experiment at home OR use the experiment/data they collected during a “Science and a Sandwich” session.
  • The student will create a display board at home for the Science Fair.
  • Students may work individually or in a group of no more than two students.
  • Each student’s display will be setup on a card table in the gym.
  • There will be no judging.
  • Participation is optional.
  • Each student will receive a participation award.

Display Board Available
Half-size display boards will be available for purchase from the PTA for $2.00.

Need help getting started? Check out the following resources:

Flyer – What Type of Science Project Should You Do?

Websites

Riverside Public Library has a great collection of science experiment books!

  • Janice VanCleave, author
  • Bill Nye, author

Any questions, contact Katie Ford at fordfamily4@rocketmail.com

2017-2018 PTA Executive Board Slate

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The following proposed 2017-2018 PTA Executive Board will be voted on at the April General Membership meeting. The meeting will be held on Thursday, April 6th at 7:00 pm.

President – Katie Ford
1st Vice President – Angela Staron
2nd Vice President – Jennifer Sloger
3rd Vice President – Katie Lorch
Secretary – Kelley Migacz
Treasurer – Deb Galloway
Parliamentarian – Maria D’Amico
Communications Officer – Amy Wysocki

Elected officers will be installed at the May meeting.