Hi Whiteman Families!
There are lots of great happenings going on at Whiteman Elementary.
The PTO Book Fair starts next Monday and runs through Friday, September 30. We need parent volunteers anytime on Monday between 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Please contact PTO Officer Jennifer Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org if you can help.
PTO is also hosting our Family Game Night next Thursday, September 29 from 4:30-5:30 p.m. here at school. Each grade level will sponsor a game that families can play. So, come on out and enjoy the fun.
Next Thursday, September 29 is Picture Day. Parents can order pictures online or through the paper order form that was sent home recently. All the students that wear a bow tie or a bow in their hair or on their outfits get to take a special picture with Dr. Wilhoit.
I’d like to invite all interested students, staff and parents to our Student Council Kickoff Meeting this Friday from 3:30-4:00 p.m. here at school. STUCO will help support school spirit days, PTO and family involvement activities over the course of the year. This Friday, we will discuss how STUCO works and look at a list of possible activities for the year.
Lastly, we’ve switched our weekly black and orange Spirit Day from Wednesdays to Fridays for the remainder of the year so that we can be in sync with the rest of the district.
Please check out the important upcoming building and PTO dates below. As always, keep smiling and keep in touch with your questions and concerns.
Best, Principal Mike Wilhoit, Ed.D. 660-563-3028
2016-2017 PTO Calendar of Events
To get involved, contact PTO Officer Jennifer Smith at email@example.com
Book Fair, Sep 26-30
Family Night, Sep 29, 4:30-5:30 p.m.
PTO Meeting: Membership Drive Begins, Oct 6 @10 am
Parent Teacher Conference, Oct 26@ 5 pm -Meal
Box Tops Mail In, Nov 1
Holiday Shop, Dec 8-9
PTO gift- Kids pick book, Dec 15
PTO Meeting, Jan 12 @ 10 am
Read-A-Thon, Feb 11-20
Box Tops Mail In, March 1
School Wide Party, March 17 (from Read-A-Thon)
PTO Meeting: Elections, April 6 @ 10 am
Book Fair, April (Dates TBA)
Teacher Appreciation Week, May 3 @10:45 am- Meal
Field Day, May 19
Upcoming Building Dates
End of First Quarter, Oct 14
No School: Teacher Work Day & Professional Development, Oct 17
Parent-Teacher Conferences, Oct 25 & 27
No School, Oct 28