PTO Announcements

Beecher PTO Presents Parent's Night Off!

posted Apr 6, 2017, 3:02 PM by Beecher PTO

Parent’s night Off!

(Sponsored by the Beecher Pto)

 

Parents, enjoy a night out and let the Beecher PTO provide a fun filled movie themed evening for your children.

The night will include a viewing of the movie, Sing! A craft and snack will also be provided, and there will even be Karaoke!

Who can attend? Preschool (must be potty-trained)- 5th Grade and reside in the Beecher 200U District

When is the Event? Friday, April 28th 6:00 pm-8:30 pm

What is the Fee? $10 for the first child and each additional child is $5

Where is the Event? Beecher Elementary School Gym

****Registration form is due to the BES Office by 4/18. Please make checks payable to Beecher PTO****

Any questions, please email PTO@beecher200u.org

Registration form is attached below. 

2017 BJHS Coin Wars

posted Mar 24, 2017, 6:40 AM by Beecher PTO

BJH

Coin Wars

Monday - Wednesday, March 27 - 29

   $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

1.   Every coin adds point(s).

2.   Every bill will subtract point(s).

3.   By placing coins in your classroom’s containers, your class earns points!

4.   Class members help their team by adding bills or “paper money” into other classroom’s containers.

5.   Money will be collected until 3:15pm sharp each day.

6.   Containers are not to be removed from the collecting table.

7.  Although we love adult involvement, this is a fun student challenge.  Only students are allowed to physically place money into the tubs of their choosing.

8. 
GOAL: Class with the most points wins!

See attached flyer for the full details. 

2017 BES Penny Wars

posted Mar 24, 2017, 6:38 AM by Beecher PTO   [ updated Mar 24, 2017, 6:38 AM ]

BES

Penny Wars

Monday - Wednesday, March 27 - 29

   $$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$$

1.   Every penny adds a point.

2.   Every other coin or bill will subtract points.

3.   By placing pennies in your classroom’s containers, your class earns points!

4.   Class members help their team by adding other coins or paper money into other classroom’s containers.

5.   Money will be collected until 3:15pm sharp each day.

6.   Containers are not to be removed from the collecting table.

7.  Although we love adult involvement, this is a fun student challenge.  Only students are allowed to physically place money into the tubs of their choosing.

8.  GOAL: Class with the most points wins! 

See attached flyer for the full details.

PTO Nominations

posted Mar 13, 2017, 5:15 AM by Beecher PTO   [ updated Mar 13, 2017, 5:17 AM ]

Nominations are being accepted on March 13, 2017 at our regular scheduled PTO meeting. All nominations must be submitted both verbally and in writing. Nominations may be for oneself or for another person. Nominees and nominating parties must be present at the March meeting, and no nominations will be considered after March 13, 2017.

PTO meetings are open to all parents, teachers and administrators of School District 200-U. Any member, present and accounted for, is eligible to vote, submit and accept a nomination. Members must sign-in to be eligible to participate to vote. The election will take place at the April 3rd PTO meeting. All members present at this meeting may participate in the election. The candidate with the most votes by simple majority will be confirmed and announced the winner. No absentee ballots or voting by proxy will be permitted.

Nominations are being accepted for the following Executive positions (2 year term 2017-2019): VICE PRESIDENT & RECORDING SECRETARY

Nominations are being accepted for the following Committees (1 year term 2017-2018): FUNDRAISING, HOSPITALITY, SCRIP GIFT CARD & JUNIOR HIGH LIASON

See attached nomination forms below for the full details. 

Scrip Gift Card Program

posted Oct 19, 2016, 11:04 AM by Beecher PTO

Scrip is fundraising while you shop! Purchase gift cards for your everyday purchases and the Beecher PTO will receive a rebate to support BES and BJH school activities/needs. 

Website: www.shopwithscrip.com

Family enrollment code: B65A91AF49758

ScripNow eCards and reloading previously purchased Scrip cards can be done at any time by visiting the website or by downloading the MyScripWallet app to your smartphone from www.MyScripWallet.com. The eCards and reloads are available for use immediately. 

Physical gift card order will be offered by the Beecher PTO at least once a month. Order for physical gift cards can be placed at www.ShopWithScrip.com or an order form can be used, which is attached below. Paper order forms and payment should be placed in the PTO mailbox at BES or BJHS by the indicated due date. Physical gift cards will be delivered to the school within 3-4 business days from the due date. Rhonda Higgason or Kacy Malecha will contact the purchaser once the gift cards are received to arrange delivery/pick-up.

Upcoming physical gift card order dates:

Friday, October 21, 2016
Friday, November 4, 2016
Friday, November 18, 2016
Friday, December 2, 2016
Friday, December 16, 2016

Any questions, contact Rhonda Higgason @ rhiggason02@gmail.com or 708-417-1014 or Kacy Malecha @kacy.malecha@hotmail.com or 612-756-1565. 



2nd Annual Paint Night

posted Oct 19, 2016, 8:47 AM by Beecher PTO

Beecher PTO Paint Night

Fundraiser Supporting the Elementary

and Junior High Schools

Join us for a fun adult night out, and create your very own fall masterpiece. No experience needed! Paint the Town Chicago will take us step by step.

 


Friday, November 4, 2016

Beecher Community Hall

673 Penfield St. Beecher, IL

Doors Open @ 6:40 pm

Painting Starts @ 7:00 pm

 

$35 per person. 21 years of age or older.

Limited spots available! Register early!

Bring your own refreshments. Complimentary sweet treats and water will be available.

Any questions contact Kendra Hewitt @ 708-439-6379 or email pto@beecher200u.org

Registration Form is attached below! 

Affy Tapple Fundraiser

posted Sep 28, 2016, 8:21 PM by Beecher PTO   [ updated Sep 28, 2016, 8:21 PM ]


Beecher PTO is sponsoring an Affy Tapple Fundraiser.  We are adding two more delicious options this year in addition to the apples!  Affy Tapple Famous Homemade Caramels and Homemade Caramel Corn!  Caramel or Peanut Apples are just $1.50 each and Caramels (5 oz bag) or Popcorn (5.5 oz bag) are $2.25 each. Additional order forms are in the office if needed.

 ORDERS DUE

Order forms are due on Thursday, October 6th. All money is due at the time the order is placed.  Make checks payable to the Beecher PTO. 

ORDER PICK-UP

Affy Tapple pick-up will be in the Multi-Purpose room at Beecher Elementary from 5-7 pm on Thursday, October 27th.

WINNING PRIZE

BES - A Pizza Party will be held on Friday, October 14 for the TOP SELLING HOMEROOM! BJHS - A Pizza Party will be held on Friday, October 14 for the TOP 25 SELLERS!

BJHS Open House

posted Aug 28, 2016, 6:54 PM by Beecher PTO   [ updated Aug 28, 2016, 6:57 PM ]

The BJHS Open House is Wednesday, 8/31 from 6-7:30 pm. The PTO is seeking donations for the Bake Sale. All individually wrapped donations need to be brought to the BJHS office by 3:00 pm the day of the sale. The PTO will also be selling raffle tickets for a few baskets. The tickets are $1 each or 6/$5. The PTO will also have information on the Scrip Gift Card Program. See you then!

BES Open House Announcements

posted Aug 13, 2016, 6:11 AM by Beecher PTO

                                                                       

Just a few announcements from your PTO as we kick off the new school year at Beecher Elementary!


Bake Sale

Beecher PTO will be sponsoring a bake sale at the Elementary Open House.  Anyone interested in donating a baked good, please have items individually wrapped and brought to the office no later than 3:00 p.m. August 25th, the day of Open House.


APPLES 4 TEACHERS

In appreciation for teachers, the PTO is putting together “APPLES 4 TEACHERS” this year.  We asked the teachers to make a wish list of items that would benefit their classroom throughout the school year.  During Open House, please show your support by picking an apple and donating the item that is listed on the apple.

 

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