Carnival Planning is in full swing!  The 2019 Carnival will be on Friday, April 12, 2019.  

Carnival tickets and information
 Ticket information will be going home soon!  If you didn't receive the form, print the form and send it in OR order online.

Carnival volunteers
We can not have a carnival without our volunteers.  We need volunteers.  Please consider volunteering for a shift or two.  

"Shout outs" to donors
We welcome donations from our local businesses and individuals for the carnival silent auction and baskets.  If you would like to donate, please email Ashley Sokira.  We have multiple donations from local companies already - Kumon, Beauty Bar By Saiko, Diane Salvatore and her Real Estate team, First State Swim School, Friendlys, Saginaw Day Camp, Jan Patrick Patterson Schwartz Real Estate, Pat's Pizza, Dr. Rawlins, Dr. Penna, Perry Anthony, and many more!

Basket themes 
We need basket shoppers.  The job of a basket shopper is easy and FUN!  Sign up to shop for a basket.  Wait for an email from Kristen Dassel letting you know what your budget is going to be for your basket.  Go shopping!  Submit your receipts to Cara Clucas for reimbursement.  Come to Kristen Roebke's house for the basket party and the PTA board will help you wrap your basket.
This years themes: Alexa/Echo, American Girl, Beach Fun, Beanie Boos, Boys Legos, Chromebook, Family Day Out, Fort Nite, Girls Legos, Harry Potter, Ipad Mini, Jojo, Kids Gift Cards, LOL Dolls, Mermaids & Unicorns, Mommy & Me, Money Money Money #1, Money Money Money #2, Nerf, Parents Night Out, Pokémon, Sleepover Fun, Slime, Sports, Star Wars, Teacher Basket

Teacher Outings
Kindergarten - Breakfast at Friendly's
1st grade - Lunch from Friendly's in the teacher lounge
2nd grade - Ice Cream Sundae Party (4/18 from 2-3:15pm)
3rd grade - Ice Cream Sunday Party with a guest in the Outdoor Classroom
4th grade - Lunch in the teacher lounge from Pat's Pizza
5th grade - a trip to the movies 

Silent Auction
The silent auction will take place at our carnival.  This year we will have the auction in the library.  We are gathering donations for the auction now.  If your business has something to donate to the auction, please contact Ashley Sokira.

Basket Donations Reward
Every child in the top earning class in each grade will win 10 tickets to use for the basket raffle or at the carnival.  
The winning classes are: 
Kindergarten - McCarthy
1st grade - Clark
2nd grade - Kaplan
3rd grade - Spinelli
4th grade - Whittaker
5th grade - Fullerton