Volunteers Needed – Fun Lunch on Friday, February 7th

Posted by admin on January 24, 2020 under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Blythe Park PTA Fun Lunch is on Friday, February 7th! The PTA will serve all students lunch at no cost to their families.

To make this event a success, we’re looking for volunteers to help set up, serve (buffet style), and clean up.

TO VOLUNTEER, please click on the Signup button below:

Sign Up Now!

This year’s theme is “I Valentine’s Day!

The menu will feature:

  • Pasta (buttered or with marinara sauce)
  • Strawberries
  • Cucumbers
  • Chocolates
  • Fruit punch and water.

Early Learners and Kindergarteners are invited to join us for lunch too!

*NOTE: Each Early Learner and Kindergartener must be accompanied by an adult guardian. A flyer will be sent home with an RSVP form. Please return the RSVP by Friday, January 31st

Questions? Contact Mayra Bacik at mayra.bacik@gmail.com

Kids Yoga – Session 2 starts next Wednesday, February 5th.

Posted by admin on January 23, 2020 under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Sign-up for Kids Yoga – Sessions 2 and 3 is now open! For these next two sessions, we are going to be offering separate sessions based on grade levels. Stephanie Roldan from Blissful Owl will instruct Kids Yoga classes on Wednesdays from 3:05 – 3:50 pm in the Blythe Park Gym for boys and girls in early Learners – 5th Grade.

Session 2
Wednesdays, 3:05 – 3:50 pm
February 5th -19th  (3 weeks) for Early Learners through 1st Grade $30

Session 3
Wednesdays, 3:05 – 3:50 pm
February 26th -March 18th  (4 weeks) for 1st-5th Grades $40

TO REGISTER – Please click on the following CheddarUp button, no matter your payment method (cash, check, credit). *NOTE: No single class passes will be available. Also, no prorating, no make-up days unless the instructor needs to reschedule, no refunds.

Questions? Contact Katie Ford at fordfamily4@rocketmail.com

Keeping our Kids Safe in a Digital World

Posted by admin on January 21, 2020 under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Please join us on Wednesday, January 29 at 6:30 PM at Hauser Junior High School for a presentation by Supervisory Special Agent Tara Smith and Special Agent Kassi Hulliberger of the FBI and Crimes Against Children/Human Trafficking.

To RSVP or submit a question for our panel please visit https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSehzI-YNTCH2QzcwG019yir0XBLp28qpl3yqOqJAvOJVY7f7g/viewform

Riverside Parks and Recreation After School Activities begin again in February

Posted by admin on January 20, 2020 under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Please see the attached flyer for after school activities for Blythe Park students offered through Riverside Parks and Recreation.  Sign up deadline is January 31st

5th and 6th Grade District Science Fair on January 23rd

Posted by admin on January 15, 2020 under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

What: Grades 5 & 6 District Science Fair

When: 1/23/2020, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM

5th and 6th graders have the opportunity to compete in a district science showcase to earn a spot at the West Suburban Consortium for Academic Excellence Brookfield Zoo Science Showcase taking place in February 2019.

Riverside Brookfield High School MLK Fundraiser

Posted by admin on January 11, 2020 under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Once again, RBHS is holding a Martin Luther King Fundraiser to collect items for the homeless. A donation box will be available at Blythe Park School now until January 15.  Please see the attached the fundraiser information that lists donation items. If you are able, please consider donating to this important cause. With the winter season upon us, this must be an incredibly difficult time for those who live without shelter. 

Rogers Health Parent Workshop

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Treating Anxious Kids
Parents WorkshopDate:
 Thursday, January 16, 2020
Time: 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Place: Hauser Jr. High School
65 Woodside Rd, Riverside, IL 60546

PTA meeting Tuesday, January 21st at 7 PM (time change)

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This month’s PTA meeting is  Tuesday, January 21st at 7 PM in the school library, following the facility planning update meeting. Please join us to hear about upcoming events. Meeting agenda to follow.

Questions? Contact Sarah Leone at smrios10@gmail.com

Collect Box Tops to help Blythe Park PTA earn $$

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Box Tops is a great way to donate to Blythe Park PTA through products you already purchase. Each Box Top you collect is worth 10 cents to our school. Click to view the list of participating products: Box Tops for Education Participating Products

Starting this year, the Box Tops program has gone digital! Download the Box Top App to send your Tops to Blythe Park without clipping, bagging or bundling. Simply scan your store receipt with the Box Tops mobile app to identify participating products and twice a year Blythe Park PTA will receive scanned online.

  • Click below to download the app:
  • Choose Blythe Park Elementary as your school
  • Scan your receipt within 14 days of purchase

Traditional Box Tops are still accepted. – If you have traditional Box Tops or purchase new items with traditional Tops, you can still clip (*unexpired only) and hold on to them for now. We’ll announce details on how to turn them in, in the future.

Facility Planning Updates for Blythe Park School

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You are invited to come hear about renovation plans for Blythe Park’s school building on January 21st at 6:30 pm in the school library. If you would like to learn more about the facility plans and construction plans, please consider joining us for this important meeting. A preview of plans is available: 2019 Addition and Renovation Plans

The January PTA General Meeting will follow at 7PM.