Monthly Archive: December 2015

Ugly Sweater Winners/Holiday Shoppe Thanks/PTO Meeting

Ugly Sweater Winners

Congratulations to the winner of the Ugly Sweater Contest: Soledad Spinelli, and to the runners-up: Mark D’Costanza, Cole O’Harron and Matteo Kotura! And congratulations to the adult winner: Barbara Cassin!


Thank you to everyone who participated! All of the participants were so creative and looked so festive!!

Thank You

We want to give a big THANK YOU to the Holiday Shoppe Committee: Dawn Adamo, Donna Ferreira, and Justine Kane.  And THANK YOU to everyone who volunteered to help the students shop, wrap countless gifts, and ring up the sales. The Holiday Shoppe would not have a been a success without your time, hard work, and creativity!

PTO Meeting

Please join us at the PTO Meeting on Thursday, December 17th at 7:00pm. Please view the meeting agenda: Agenda for General PTO Meeting 12-17-15.

Weekly Reminders

Skate Night & Bake Sale

Skate Night is tomorrow, December 7th from 5:40-7:40pm at Middletown Ice World. Walk-ups are welcome! The cost of $10 per person includes skate rental and ice time. Don’t forget to bring your child’s bike helmet.


There will be a Bake Sale at the ice rink. Please sign up to donate a treat…Skate Night Bake Sale Signup.

Library Volunteers Needed

We need library volunteers for this Thursday, December 10th. If you can help out, then please enter your name on the Library Volunteer Signup.

Scrip Gift Card Program

December Scrip orders are due on Friday, December 11th. Gift cards will be available for pick-up on Friday, December 18th. This is a great opportunity to order gift cards for holiday presents! Check your list and see what gift cards you still need to purchase.


For more information, view the Holiday Gift Card Program Flyer and Order Form or go to Scrip Gift Card Program.

Fairview Adopt a Family

Fairview School has adopted several Middletown families this year. Each grade level is adopting one family. Click Fairview Adopt A Family, then click your child’s grade to view specific items requested for that family. Enter your name next to the item that you have purchased. Send your gift to school by Monday, December 14th. Thank you for your generosity.

Sock & Mitten Tree

Please consider sending in new socks, mittens, gloves, or hats for the Sock & Mitten Tree. Canned goods are also being collected. All contributions will be given to “Middletown Helps Its Own”. Donations can be sent to school until Thursday, December 17th.

Holiday Shoppe – Final Ad – Take a Sneak Peek!
  • Schedule: Wednesday, December 9th and Thursday, December 10th. Come in and help your child shop…Holiday Shoppe Class Schedule.
  • The night shopping event is Wednesday, December 9th from 5:00-8:00pm. Popcorn Palace orders will be available for pick-up.
  • Ugly Holiday Sweater Day: Wednesday, December 9th.
  • Volunteers Needed: Volunteer for a time period and a job at Holiday Shoppe Volunteer Signup.
  • Gift Wrap Wanted: Donate old gift wrap, bows and ribbons to the Holiday Shoppe. Place donations in the box across from the office.

Holiday Shoppe Information

Elf Adoptions

Elf Adoption order forms are due tomorrow, December 4th. The elves are exited to meet their new families next week! Please help us find loving homes for the remaining elves!!


Please complete the Elf Adoption Order Form, including the elf’s name and the name of the child adopting it, and send it to school with $5 cash or check payable to Fairview PTO.


Holiday Shoppe Schedule
  • Day – Wednesday, December 9th and Thursday,  December 10th. (Refer to the Class Schedule for exact times.)
  • Night – Wednesday, December 9th from 5:00-8:00pm.

Parents/guardians are welcome to come to school and help their child shop. Please refer to the class schedule to see when your child’s class will be shopping.


Volunteers Needed

Volunteers are needed to help make this a fun and successful event. To volunteer for a certain time period and job, go to the Holiday Shoppe Volunteer Signup.


Wanted: Wrapping Paper

If you have wrapping paper, bows and ribbons that you want to get rid of, please donate it to the Holiday Shoppe. You can drop it in the box across from the school office.


Ugly Holiday Sweater Day – Wednesday, December 9th

Have your children come to school in their craziest, silliest, ugliest holiday sweater or shirt. Refer to the Ugly Holiday Sweater Day Flyer for contest information.


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