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2016 - 2017 News and Events
Click HERE to download a printable version of the May 2017 PTO Newsletter.
Teacher Appreciation Week: May 8th - 12th is Teacher Appreciation Week. Please take a moment to thank our wonderful Delanco teachers for all the great things they do for our children!!!
Trenton Thunder Baseball Game Family Night: Thank you to everyone that came out to a great night of baseball and watching our Delanco students sing "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" in the outfield during the 7th inning stretch! THEY WERE AWESOME!!!
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: Thank you for coming out to our LAST Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night of the school year!!! Together with your help, the PTO raised $435.36!!! CONGRATULATIONS 3-GUCKIN on winning a Dunkin Donuts Munchkins Party for having the highest % participation!!!
Happy Mother's Day Luau: Happy Mother's Day Luau for Pearson students and their "Someone Special" will be held on Friday May 12th. Ticket order forms have been sent home with all Pearson students.
Yearbooks: Look for yearbook order forms to come home with your students. Yearbooks include both Pearson and WSMS and are $17 each. Please send in your orders by May 30th.
Box Tops for Education: Please continue to collect Box Tops for our fall contest.
Save the Dates:
Thursday May 4th at 7:00 pm - WSMS Play "Yard Sale" $5/person at the door. Doors open at 6:45pm.
Monday May 8th - PTO Meeting at 7:30 pm in the Pearson Conference Room (with elections)
Friday May 12th - Happy Mother's Day Luau - Pearson All-Purpose Room 7-8:30 pm
Click HERE to download a printable version of the April 2017 PTO Newsletter.
Box Tops for Education: Please continue to collect Box Tops for our fall fundraiser.
Spring "Mixed Bags" and Gertrude Hawk Fundraiser: Thank you for your participation! With your help the PTO raised $3513.20!
Trenton Thunder Baseball Family Outing:
When: Tuesday April 18th
Game Time: 7 pm
Where: Arm & Hammer Park 1 Thunder Road Trenton, NJ
Ticket Price: $11 each includes KIDS EAT FREE (Kids 12 & under receive vouchers for free hot dog, popcorn, & soda) and $1 DOGS ($1 hot dogs for everyone else). No ticket required for children 3 & under that sit on parent's lap. Students will be singing "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" in the outfield during 7th inning stretch. Click here to download the ticket order form. Ticket orders must be submitted by Thursday April 13th at 8:30 am!
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: Please join us Wednesday April 26th 5-8 pm for our LAST Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night of the school year at the Delran location. Flyers will be sent home with your students.
WSMS Drama Club: presents Yard Sale Thursday May 4, 2017. Doors open at 6:45 pm. Performance begins at 7:00 pm in the WSMS Auditorium. $5 per person at the door.
Happy Mother's Day Luau: Friday May 12th the PTO will host a "Happy Mother's Day Luau" for Pearson students and their "Someone Special". Look for flyers to come home with Pearson students at the beginning of May.
PTO Elections - Monday May 8th: The PTO will be having its elections for PTO officers at our regular PTO meeting on Monday May 8th at 7:30 pm. If you are interested in running for a position, please go to our website http://www.delancopto.org to contact the nominating committee.
Save the Dates:
Monday April 10th: PTO Meeting 7:30 pm Pearson Conference Room
Tuesday April 18th: Trenton Thunder Baseball Game - Game starts at 7pm
Wednesday April 26th: Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night (5-8pm) Delran location
Thursday May 4th: "Yard Sale" WSMS Play 7pm show, $5 at the door
Friday May 12th: "Happy Mother's Day Luau" - 7pm Pearson All-Purpose Room
Click HERE to download a printable version of the March 2017 PTO Newsletter.
Box Tops for Education: Thank you to everyone who sent in Box Tops!!! With your help we raised $451.80 for the PTO. Classroom and Individual Winners will be announced soon. *** Please continue to collect Box Tops for our fall contest. ***
Pearson School BINGO Night: Friday March 3rd 7-8:30pm in the Pearson Cafeteria. Ticket Orders due Wednesday March 1st. Tickets are $2 per person.
Spring Fundraiser: Mixed Bags and Gertrude Hawk Fund Raiser Packets have been sent home with ALL students. Please have all orders and money into the school by Monday March 6th. Thank you in advance for your participation!!! Delivery Date will be before Spring Break. You will be notified by email/phone when exact date is scheduled.
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: The PTO's next Chick-fil-A Spirit Night will be on Wednesday March 8th (5-8 pm) at the Delran Location. Look for flyers to come home with your students.
Books Vs. Badges Basketball Game: Books vs. Badges Shootout - Delanco Teachers vs. Delanco Police / Fire / EMS (Flyers have been sent home with all students and via email). Friday March 10th at 7:00PM (Doors Open 6:30PM). $5/Ticket limited to 200 and will be sold on a first come, first served basis. For more information or questions you can contact: Tracy Easton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Skating Party: ALL Delanco students are invited to Skating Party at Holiday Skating Center on Sunday March 19th from 5:30-7:30 pm. $5/person includes skating, pizza and a small drink. Face Painting will be available. (Skate rental is an additional $3 to be paid at the Skating Center).
SAVE THE DATES:
Pearson School BINGO: Friday March 3rd 7-8:30pm Pearson Cafeteria
Chick-fil-A Spirit Night: Wednesday Mar 8th 5-8 pm Delran location
BOOKS vs BADGES Basketball Game: Friday March 10th Doors open 6:30 pm
Skating Party: Sunday March 19th 5:30-7:30 pm Holiday Skating Center ($5/ticket includes pizza / drink)
Trenton Thunder: Tuesday April 18th - 7th Inning Stretch ($11/ticket includes kids eat free and students will be singing "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" in the outfield during the 7th inning stretch).
Click HERE to download a printable version of the February 2017 PTO Newsletter.
Valentine's Day Daddy/Student Dance: The PTO will be hosting a Valentine's Dance for Dads/Someone Special with their Students on Friday February 3rd. Ticket order forms have been sent home with all Pearson students. ALL ticket orders due by Wednesday February 1st. No tickets will be sold at the door.
Reading for Education: THANK YOU EVERYONE that sent in completed booklets. We raised $299.50. THANKS AGAIN!!! And Congratulations to 3rd Grader Brent Atkinson on winning the Remote Controlled Minion Robot!
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: The PTO thanks everyone that came out to our January ChickfilA Spirit Night. With your support we raised $514.26! Congratulations 6W-Zacher's Class on winning a Dunkin Donuts Munchkins Party for having the highest % participation. ****Our next ChickfilA Spirit Night will be on Wednesday March 1st!****
Box Tops for Education: Please send in your box tops to school by Monday, February 20th in order to be entered in prize drawings! Box Tops Prize Forms have been sent home with all students. Extra forms can be found on the PTO website (www.DelancoPTO.org) or through the school. Winners will be announced in March. This is an easy way for the PTO to raise money to pay for assemblies and field trips throughout the school year for our Delanco students. Thank you to everyone that sends in Box Tops!
Spring Fundraiser: Spring fundraiser will run from February 17th-March 3rd. This year we will be using Mixed Bags and Gertrude Hawk Chocolates. Look for brochures to come home with your students on Friday February 17th. Thank you in advance for your participation!!!
SAVE THE DATES:
Skating Party: Sunday March 19th 5:15-7:15 pm Holiday Skating Center ($5/ticket, includes pizza & drink).
Trenton Thunder - Tuesday April 18th 7pm Game Time ($11/ticket includes kids eat free & students will be singing "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" in the outfield during the 7th inning stretch).
Click HERE to download a printable version of the January 2017 PTO Newsletter.
Box Tops for Education: Please continue to save the Box Tops for Education for our Spring Box Tops Contest. This is an easy way for the PTO to earn money.
Holiday Auction: The PTO would like to extend a sincere thank you to everyone that contributed to our largest fund raising event of the school year. With your help, we raised over $10,800 for our schools to use for fields trips and assemblies. Special Thank You to Cathryn Plum and Wendy Flanigan for chairing this event. Congratulations to 1-Crozier, 3-Guckin, and 4-Braendle on winning McDonald's parties for being the top 3 participating classes!
Reading for Education Fundraiser: Booklets will be sent home with all students on Monday January 9th. Please return completed booklets (with addresses of family and friends) to the school by Friday January 13th. NO SELLING NECESSARY! Each completed booklet raises $5.50 for our schools. You can also send in incomplete booklets for partial payment (50 cents/page). Thank you in advance for your participation.
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night will be on Wednesday January 11th from 5pm-8pm at the Delran location. Please look for flyers to come home with your students. Please come out and support the schools while having a great time. The class with the highest % participation will win a Dunkin Donuts Munchkins Party.
Library Night - "The Turtle Show": The PTO will be hosting “The Turtle Show” with Steve Woyce at the Delanco Library on Tuesday January 31st at 6 and 7pm. Look for flyers to come home with Pearson students.
Valentine's "Daddy/Someone Special" - Student Dance: The PTO will be hosting a Valentine’s Dance for Pearson Students and their “Dads/Someone Special”. Dance will be held in the Pearson All-Purpose Room on Friday February 3rd at 7pm. Look for flyers to come home with Pearson students.
Click HERE to download a printable version of the December 2016 PTO Newsletter.
The next PTO Meeting will be Monday December 12th at 7:30 pm in the Pearson Conference Room. Please come for a short meeting to wrap up the year and have our Holiday gathering. If you would like to participate in our gift exchange, please bring a wrapped $10-$15 gift. Bring an appetizer or dessert and join us for our Holiday Celebration!
Box Tops for Education: Please continue to save the Box Tops for Education for our PTO Spring Box Tops Contest. This is an easy way for the PTO to raise money to pay for assemblies and field trips for our students.
Holiday Auction: Holiday Auction Tickets have SOLD OUT. All tickets have been sent home with students. PTO Holiday Auction will be on Friday December 2nd in the Walnut Street Auditorium. Doors open at 6 pm and first tickets will be drawn at 7:30 pm. This is our largest fundraising event of the year. Bring a canned good and get 5 extra tickets (max. 2 canned goods/ticket).
Little Shopper's Shop: (for Pearson students) A Little Shopper’s Shop with gifts mostly under $5 for all family members will be held for Pearson students during school hours on Thursday December 8th and Friday December 9th. We will also be open after school on Thursday December 8th from 3-4pm. Please enter through the front doors at Pearson. Look for flyers with envelopes to come home with all Pearson students.
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: Save the date for our next Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night which will be on Wednesday January 11, 2017 from 5pm-8pm at the Delran location. Please come out and support our schools!
Save-the-Date: "Turtle Show" Tuesday January 31st 6pm and 7pm in the Delanco Public Library!
Click HERE to download a printable version of the November 2016 PTO Newsletter.
Delanco Spirit Wear: New Delanco Spirit Wear is now available! Click the links below to view the new items, logos, letter, and order form. Orders are due by Wednesday November 9th and will be delivered before Christmas break.
Box Tops for Education: Thanks to everyone who submitted box tops, PTO earned over $500. Congratulations to 3-Smith and 6W-Zacher, who won soft pretzel parties for most Box Tops submitted. The individual winners are being calculated and will be announced soon. Please keep saving your box tops for our PTO Spring Box Tops Contest!!!
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night:Thank you to everyone who came out to support our schools on Oct 5th. We have received a check from Chick-Fil-A of Delran in the amount of $434. Congratulations to 7G-Friedman’s class on winning a Dunkin Donuts Munchkins Party for having the highest percentage participation.
Fall Fundraiser: Thank you everyone who supported our fall fundraiser. Our fall fundraiser delivery will be Tues, Nov 15th from 3-4 & 5-7 pm in the Pearson Gym Lobby. Congrats 1-Toth, 2-Fitzwater, and 5-Stockton on winning an Ice Cream Sundae Party for 50% participation. Top 3 sellers: Lillian Marrero (2F), Dylan Kirk (7W), Rowan Carcanague (4B). We will announce fund raiser totals and other winners after delivery.
PTO Holiday Auction: This year’s Holiday Auction will be on Friday December 2nd in the Walnut Street School Auditorium. Doors will open at 6 pm. If you have any donations of NEW items OR know a business that would be interested in donating please contact either: Cathryn Plum at (609)744-8219 OR Wendy Flanigan at (609)502-1334. Look for more information being sent home through the school.
Past News and Events
Click HERE to download a printable version of the October 2016 PTO Newsletter.
PTO Membership Drive: The Delanco PTO Membership Drive ended on September 30th. Congratulations to the winning classrooms - 4-Braendle, 5-Stockton, and 8W-Malinowski. Thank you for your continued support. You can still join the PTO at anytime ($3 per person).
PTO Meeting: Please join us for our next PTO meeting. It will be held on October 3rd in the Pearson School All Purpose Room at 7:30 p.m. Classroom Reps have been selected and should report to the Pearson School All Purpose Room at 7:00 p.m. We hope to see you there. Our November PTO meeting will be held on November 14th at 7:30 p.m.
Box Tops for Education: The Box Tops for Education contest is still going on. The last date for submissions is Friday October 21st. Please send in your Box Tops to help your child win the contest and support the PTO at the same time!
Fall Fundraiser: Fall fundraiser packets were sent home with all students on Friday September 23rd. ALL money and orders are due on Tuesday October 13th. We are using Gifts N Things Catalog, which has a nice variety of gifts, candy, wrapping paper and magazines. They make excellent Holiday Gifts! Delivery will be at the Pearson gym foyer on Tuesday November 15th from 3-7 p.m.
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night is on Wednesday October 5th from 5-8 p.m. at the Delran location. The PTO receives 20% of the sales for that evening. Please come out and support our schools. The top class participating that night will win a Dunkin Donuts Munchkins Party. Look for flyers to come home with your students.
Fall Skating Party: The Delanco PTO invites you to attend our Fall Skating Party on Sunday October 30th from 5:15 to 7:15 pm at the Holiday Skating Center. It will be a fun evening filled with skating, face painting and prizes. The cost is $5.00 per person, which includes admission, a slice of pizza and a soda. (Skate rental is $3.00 and can be paid at the skating center). Ticket information will be sent home in the next few weeks.
PTO Meeting: Please join us for our first PTO meeting of the 2016-17 school year. The meeting will be on September 12th at 7:30 p.m. in the Pearson School All Purpose Room. Please come out to support the PTO and see what exciting events we are planning for the upcoming school year.
Save Around Coupon Books: This is one of our first fundraiser for the year. Coupon books will be sent home with all students. If you wish to purchase the book please keep the book and return $25 to school with your child by Friday September 23rd. If you do not wish to purchase the book simply return it to school with your child. The PTO will earn $12.50 for each book purchased.
Box Tops for Education: Our Fall box top contest will be starting soon. Save all your box tops and look for information on our latest contest.
Fall Fundraiser: Our second fall fundraiser will begin on Friday, September 23rd. We are using Gifts N things which has a nice variety of gifts, candy, wrapping paper and magazines. Please support the PTO by purchasing something from the catalog. The items make great Holiday Gifts.
BINGO/Ice Cream Sundae Night: The PTO will be hosting a Back to School Bingo night on Friday, September 30th for Pearson students. Ticket order forms will be sent home through school.
Chick-Fil-A Spirit Night: Save the date for a Chick-Fil-A spirit night on Wednesday, October 5th from 5-8 at the Delran Chick-Fil-A. The PTO will receive 20% of the sales for that evening. The top participating class will receive a Dunkin Donuts Munchkin Party. Flyers for this event will be sent home through school.
Fall Skating Party: The PTO will be hosting a Fall Skating Party at Holiday Skating Center on Sunday, October 30th from 5:15 to 7:15 p.m. Ticket information will be sent home with all students in October.