Monthly Archive: October 2015

Trunk or Treat Winners

We want to give a big THANK YOU to the committee chairs, Nancy Sattan and Melanie Meuerle, and everyone who helped make the Halloween Trunk or Treat a great event!

Also, here are the winners of tonight’s activities:

Top Trunks:

  • Baetas (the scary pickup truck)
  • Rogers (the beach trunk)
  • Intillis (Mario Bros.)

Class Pumpkin: Mrs. Sabolchick’s 5th grade (Sum Dog)

Boy Scout Scarecrows: Minion

5th Grade Mummy Wrap: Alisa Lello, Sophia DeDonato, Natalia Tevar, and Kristen DeMatteo

And a shout out to John Gentile and his CheezeN truck!

Happy Halloween and enjoy the school break!

Trunk or Treat; Popcorn Palace; Next PTO Meeting

Trunk or Treat: Important Information

  • If you want to park in the school lot to participate in the Trunk or Treat, then please arrive between 4:30 and 5:00pm.
  • If your car is in the school lot, then you CANNOT leave until the event is over at 7:00pm. If you need to leave sooner, then please park on the street.
  • The school’s bathrooms will NOT be accessible during the event.
  • The CheezeN grilled cheese truck will be in the school parking lot during the event. Yummy grilled cheese sandwiches and other items will be available for purchase. Take a look at the CheezeN Menu. Bring some money and your appetite!!

For more information on Friday’s event, review the Trunk or Treat Flyer.

Volunteers are still needed. If you can help, please click Halloween Trunk or Treat Volunteers Signup.

Popcorn Palace Fundraiser

The Popcorn Palace order forms were sent home with your children yesterday. The sale runs until Friday, November 20th. Please join us at the November 12th PTO Meeting for a sampling of different varieties Popcorn Palace offers.

Next PTO Meeting

The next PTO Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, November 12th at 7:00pm. View the General PTO Meeting Agenda.

Weekly Update

Great Big Thank You

We hope everyone had a great time participating in the Great Race yesterday! A big THANK YOU to the committee volunteers and to anyone who helped or donated refreshments and snacks!!

Trunk or Treat: Volunteers Needed

The Halloween Trunk or Treat is on Friday, October 30th from 5:00-7:00pm. Please RSVP if you want to park your car in the school lot and participate in the trunk or treating. Review the Trunk or Treat Flyer for more information.

Volunteers are needed to make this night a success. If you can help, please click Halloween Trunk or Treat Volunteers Signup.

Gift Card Program

We are kicking off our Gift Card Program this month with a chance to win a $25 Target Gift Card. Orders are due Friday, October 30th. Review the Gift Card Program Flyer for more information. You can also learn more about the gift card program and view the ordering schedule on the PTO site at Scrip Gift Card Program.

Reading Logs Due After Break

Please have your children complete their reading logs and return them to school on Monday, November 9th.

Trampoline Day

The PTO has scheduled a Trampoline Day at Elite Trampoline Academy for Sunday, November 15th from 12:00-1:00pm for (K-2) and 1:30-2:30pm for 3-5. You do NOT need to RSVP. Please review the Trampoline Day Flyer for more information.

Please fill out the waiver prior to arrival at www.elitetrampolineacademy.com (click forms).

Weekly Update

Gift Card Program

We are kicking off our Gift Card Program this month with a chance to win a $25 Target Gift Card. Review the Gift Card Program Flyer for more information. You can also learn more about the gift card program and view the ordering schedule on the PTO site at Scrip Gift Card Program.

Fairview Spirit Wear Orders

Fairview spirit wear orders are due Monday, October 19th. Check out the new flannel pants, sweatshirts and T-shirts on the Fairview Spirit Wear Order Form. We will be accepting more orders in the near future.

Pretzel Day Orders

Pretzel Day orders are due Wednesday, October 21st and the pretzels will be distributed on Friday, October 23rd.

Fall Clothing Drive

The Fall Clothing Drive is Wednesday, October 21st from 3:15 – 6:00pm. Please leave tightly secured plastic garbage bags by the bus turnaround. Review the Fall Clothing Drive Flyer for more information.

Great Race: Donations Needed

Please donate refreshments and/or snacks for Fairview’s table at the Great Race. If you can donate something, please go to the donation signup. Also, for last minute information, review the Great Race Map and Flyer.

Trunk or Treat: Volunteers Needed

The Halloween Trunk or Treat is on Friday, October 30th from 5:00-7:00pm. Review the Trunk or Treat Flyer for more information. Volunteers are needed to make this night a success. If you can help, please click Halloween Trunk or Treat Volunteers Signup.

The Lion King Jr: Volunteers Needed

Review the Pride Rock Needs Your Help! flyer for more information. Also, chaperones are needed for all of the play rehearsals. Please sign up by clicking The Lion King Jr Chaperones Signup.

Box Tops for Education & Labels for Education

Continue to collect and send in your Box Tops for Education and Labels for Education. There are collection boxes in the main office. Have your children complete the Box Tops collection sheet and return it to school.

Meet the Candidates for Board of Education

There will be two Meet the Candidates nights.

Nut Swamp – Wednesday, October 21st at 7:00pm

Harmony – Thursday, October 22nd at 7:00pm

Weekly Reminders

A Message from the Superintendent Regarding Teacher Directed Physical Education

Special Thank You from Ms. Zigman for Raz-Kids Subscriptions

Scarecrows Orders Due Tomorrow

Please submit your scarecrows orders by tomorrow. See the Scarecrow Order Form. We needed to move the deadline up due to an impending scarecrow shortage. ;-)

Picture Day is Tuesday, October 13th

Return your order forms.

Recycling Club – First Meeting!

Tuesday, October 13th at 8:15am
Room 210
Open to all students grades 3-5

The Lion King Jr. Read Through and Mandatory Parent Meeting

The Lion King Jr. read through is on Tuesday, October 13th from 4:00-6:00pm. Also on Tuesday is a mandatory meeting for parents of students auditioning at 3:45pm or 5:45pm. You only need to attend one session.

PTO Meeting Agenda for Thursday, October 15th

Fairview Spirit Wear Orders

Fairview spirit wear orders are due Monday, October 19th. Check out the new flannel pants, sweatshirts and T-shirts on the Fairview Spirit Wear Order Form.

Fall Clothing Drive

The Fall Clothing Drive is Wednesday, October 21st from 3:15 – 6:00pm. Please leave tightly secured plastic garbage bags by the bus turnaround. Review the Fall Clothing Drive Flyer for more information.

Meet the Candidates for Board of Education

There will be two Meet the Candidates nights.

Nut Swamp – Wednesday, October 21st at 7:00pm

Harmony – Thursday, October 22nd at 7:00pm

Trunk or Treat

The Halloween Trunk or Treat is on Friday, October 30th from 5:00-7:00pm. Review the Trunk or Treat Flyer for more information.

 

The Lion King Jr. Audition Scene

Here’s The Lion King Jr. scene that will be read at auditions tomorrow…Scene

 

Play Auditions will be held tomorrow, October 7th as follows:

5th grade from 4-5:30

4th grade from 5- 6:30

3rd grade from 6-7

 

Respect Week (What to Wear) and Weekly Reminders

October 5-9 is Respect Week

What to wear:

  • Monday – School Colors (Blue and White)
  • Tuesday – Rock and Roll/Music
  • Wednesday – Super Hero
  • Thursday – Sweat Pants/shirt
  • Friday – A numbered Jersey or Sports shirt

Mums Order Pickup and Sale Postponed

Due to the bad weather, the mums order pickup and sale was postponed until Tuesday, October 6th from 2:00 – 6:00pm. Please contact Linda Malanowski at 732-673-9704 or Lisa Novak at 732-687-9924 if you are unable to pick up your order at that time and we will work something out.

Please consider helping us on Tuesday to unload the mums and during the sale. Click the link to view the Mums Sale Volunteer SignUp.

Fall Book Fair

Takes place during the day Wednesday & Thursday, October 7th & 8th.

  • Check the Fall Book Fair Flyer and Class Schedule to see when your child will be attending.
  • Please send in cash or a check (payable to the Fairview PTO) with your child.
  • You are welcome to come in and shop with your child.
  • Consider purchasing a book for your child’s classroom.

Family Shopping Night is Wednesday, October 7th from 6:30 – 8:00pm. Some teachers will be reading and you will have a chance to win a prize!

Volunteers Needed – Please consider volunteering at the same time that your child’s class will be at the Book Fair. To view the class schedule and to sign up, click Fall Book Fair Volunteer SignUp.

Walk to School Day is Wednesday, October 7th. Get walking!!

The Lion King Jr. Important Information

Please review the following documents:

Great Race 101

Submit your Great Race Entry Form to your child’s teacher by Friday, October 9th so your entry will count towards Fairview’s participation results. Great Race paper sneakers are distributed as students submit their entry forms. Don’t forget to have your child decorate it, cut it out and return it to school, so it can be hung up on the front doors.

4th Annual Fairview Community Concern (FCC) Celebration

Saturday, October 10th (rain date Oct 11th) from 11:00am – 3:00pm

Capelli’s Nursery Fundraiser

Continues until Sunday, October 11th. They will donate 10% of sales of fall-related items (pumpkins, cornstalks, hay bales, etc.) to the school. Please mention Fairview school at checkout.

Visit their Garden Center:
861 Hwy. 35
Middletown, NJ 07748
Monday- Saturday 9:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Sunday 9:00 – 4:30 p.m.

Join us at the next PTO Meeting – Thursday, October 15th at 7:00pm

Fairview Spirit Wear Order Form

Please return the order form and payment (cash or check payable to Fairview PTO) to school in an envelope marked “Spirit Wear”.

Mums Sale Postponed and Other Information

Mums Pickup and Sale Postponed

 

Due to the bad weather, the mums order pickup and sale is postponed until Tuesday, October 6th from 2:00 – 6:00pm. The rain date is Wednesday, October 7th from 2:00-6:00pm. Please contact Linda Malanowski at 732-673-9704 or Lisa Novak at 732-687-9924 if you are unable to pick up your order at that time and we will work something out.

Please consider helping us on Tuesday to unload the mums and during the sale. Click the link to view the Mums Sale Volunteer SignUp.

Fairview Grounds Maintenance & Beautification

 

This event has also been postponed until Tuesday, October 6th (rain date Wednesday, October 7th). Click the link to view the Fairview Grounds Maintenance & Beautification SignUp.

Great Race 101

 

Submit your Great Race Entry Form to your child’s teacher by Friday, October 9th so your entry will count towards Fairview’s participation results. Great Race paper sneakers are distributed as students submit their entry forms. Don’t forget to have your child decorate it, cut it out and return it to school, so it can be hung up on the front doors.

Fall Book Fair Volunteers Needed

 

Please consider helping out with the Fall Book Fair on Wednesday or Thursday, October 7th and 8th. Consider volunteering at the same time that your child’s class will be at the Book Fair. To view the class schedule and to sign up, click Fall Book Fair Volunteer SignUp.