March Recap

What a busy and fruitful March we've had! Your PTA hosted Drew's perennial International Night and 2nd annual Silent Auction on Friday, March 10, and teamed up with 5 other local PTAs to unite our communities at our 1st annual March Madness Fam Jam on Saturday, March 11, at Blake High School! All 3 events were wildly successful and a huge blast! Thank you to everyone that participated and supported us. We'd especially like to thank our committee members and volunteers whose helpful and generous spirits made even the hard work enjoyable!

HIGHLIGHTS
International Night

Our beautiful, diverse community came together to celebrate our multiculturalism in the all-purpose room on Friday, March 10!  We'd like to thank all the families, volunteers, and staff that contributed to our wonderful showcase of cultural and family traditions!  If you missed it, check out the program below for a summary of the event.

03-10-17 - International Night and Silent Auction Program

Silent Auction
We absolutely could not have hosted such a successful Silent Auction without our community's contributions!  Our staff also came through in a big way by offering almost 20 experiential items for bidding.  We raised $369 from the gift baskets and bid ticket sales!  Nearly 100 students will get to enjoy the following activities with our wonderful staff:

  1. Mrs. Ahmed-Morton - Beading Bracelets
  2. Ms. Barry - Pizza Lunch Bunch
  3. Mrs. Bohlinger - Afterschool Ice Cream/Popsicle Party
  4. Mrs. Byrne - Pizza Lunch
  5. Mrs. Cox - Be Principal Intern for Half a Day
  6. Dr. Leichtling - Calligraphy; Pizza Party During Lunch
  7. Mrs. Libbee - Earth Day Picnic at the Park
  8. Mr. Martin - Hoops 3-Point Shooting Lesson
  9. Mrs. Mauck - Pals, Pillows, Popcorn Party
  10. Ms. McDaniels - Pizza Party with Ms. McDaniels
  11. Mrs. Means-Harris - Be Principal for Half a Day
  12. Ms. Moradel - Homework Passes
  13. Mrs. Rinker - Game Time in the Gym
  14. Mrs. Ritterpusch, France, and Hagan - Ice Cream Sundae Party
  15. Mrs. Schlueter - Make a Reflection Book
  16. Mrs. Sigley, Suto, Hoggerth, Amber, and Jackson - Make Pizza in the Staff Lounge
  17. Mrs. Tivvis - Pizza Lunch with Mrs. Tivvis
  18. Mrs. Urcia - Dunkin Donuts Breakfast

Proceeds from this event will go toward classroom resources at the end of the year!  Thank you so much!

March Madness Fam Jam
If you missed out on our 1st annual March Madness Fam Jam, you'll definitely want to carve out some time next year!  Our wildly successful multi-PTA collaboration was a huge hit!  Students, parents, and staff from 6 school and PTA communities joined forces for a fun-filled 3 hours of basketball and friendly competition.  Check out some of the photos below and a couple videos on our YouTube channel!

Updated: April 2, 2017 — 12:51 am

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