Central School's Parent Teacher Association (PTA) is a membership organization whose mission is to support Central School by offering programs that enhance children's learning experiences as well as provide useful services to its members.
Start the school day off on the right foot by walking or biking to school! Join our walking school bus! Teachers will be on Palmer Avenue, near Walters, at 8:25am each morning April 18-21; meet them there and continue onto Central School. This spring we'd love to recognize the crossing guards who do so much every day to keep us safe! Please write a thank-you note to your crossing guard and hand it to them when you walk to school. Show them how much we ap- preciate them!We will also be holding a daily raffle for all walkers throughout the week for ZAPPOS gift cards. New shoes are always fun to walk in!
Are you interested in helping Central's kids make healthy nutrition choices? Please join the team planning this year's Crunchy Carnival! Crunchy Carnival is a fun, interactive event where kids learn with their peers how to make healthy, informed food choices. This year, Central's Crunchy Carnival is on April 26th from 6 to 7:30pm. We are looking for volunteers to help brainstorm ideas, plan, and manage the event. Please email Katy Romita (Katy.email@example.com) or Heather Mitchell (firstname.lastname@example.org) to volunteer.
|4||Central Perks: 9:15am|
|5||Conference Day, Early Dismissal: 11:30am|
|10-14||Spring Break: No School|
|17||No School or Snow Makeup Day|
|17-21||Earth Week & Walk to School Week|
|18||Central Spruce Up Day|
|21||5th Graders visit HMX: 9:30am|
|25||PTA General/District Budget Meeting: 7:00pm|
|26||Conference Day: 11:30am Dismissal|
|PTA Staff Appreciation Lunch|
|Crunchy Carnival: 6-7:30pm|
|27||Conference Day: 2:00pm Dismissal|
|2-4||Math State Assessments Gr 3-5|
|9||Band & Chorus Spring Concert: 6:30pm|
|12||Sign-up Party: Mariachi Night: 8pm|
|16||School Budget Vote: 7am-9pm|
|Evening Book Fair: 6-8:00pm|
|Incoming Kindergarten Orientation: 7:00pm|
|18||Bike Rally: 3:00-4:30pm|
|22||Orchestra Spring Concert: 6:30pm|
|23||5th Grade Parents HMX Principal Mtg: 11:35am-12:35pm|
|5th Grade Parents HMX Principal Mtg: 7:30-8:30pm|
|29||Memorial Day: No School|
|30||No School or Snow Makeup Day|
The Wellness Committee is planning its next mindfulness workshop. They would like to gauge parent interest in possible themes to ensure that families are getting the most out of these events. Click the link to participate in their parents' survey and have your opinion heard!
As we prepare for EARTH DAY on April 22nd, let’s begin to think about taking simple action steps to protect our Earth!Join in on our Earth Day Spruce-Up at Central after school on Thursday, 4/20. We'll meet by the flagpole at 3pm to clean up the grounds and plant flowers! (Kids must be accompanied by a caregiver.)And wear GREEN on the 20th to show your EARTH DAY spirit!
David Hyde Costello is the author and illustrator of the children's books Here They Come, I Can Help, and Little Pig Joins the Band. He is the illustrator of A Crow of His Own by Megan Dowd Lambert.
He will be visiting Central School on Wednesday, April 26th to share some of his stories. With his background he is sure to entertain, educate and inspire all students.
Book order forms were sent home in student’s backpacks and are due back on Tuesday, April 18
Stay updated by following us on the PTA Facebook page and signing up for C-Blasts; e-mails announcing important events or meetings There are two easy ways to sign up for C-Blasts:
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