October 18, 2016
There are a lot of great things happening this
week at the Creek… and all month long!
The October PTA meeting is this Thursday, 10/20 at 6pm in the Media Center. All PTA members are welcome to attend. Hope to see you there!!
Wednesday, October 19.
We have collected around 90% of the pledges to date. Not too much further to go… let’s aim for 100%!!!
(The PTA is covering the $2 convenience fee ordinarily charged when making an on-line payment, so it’s FREE to pay online!!! )
Please be sure to review the flyer below about the
Hurricane Matthew Relief Drive!
Let’s show Eastern North Carolina just how much Creekside Cares!!!
Be sure to order your spirit wear by Monday, October 24!!!
more info below…
Please feel free to pass this newsletter along to any Creekside Families you think might like to “be in the know” and encourage them to sign up using the following link: http://eepurl.com/cdKE-b
October Dates to Remember:
October 19 – Early Release Day
October 20 – PTA Meeting, 6pm Media Center
October 20 – 3rd Grade Read to Achieve Information Parent Information Session, 5:30pm
October 21 – Fall Treats for Teachers and Staff (sign up below)
October 28 – End of Quarter 1
October 28 – Donuts with DuBose, 7:45am
October 28 – Kindergarten Book Character Parade (more info coming home soon)
October 31 – No School, Teacher Workday
Creekside Elementary Spirit Wear
Vendor order will be placed on October 25th and delivered to your student’s classroom by mid-November.
Gallon Zip Loc Bags
Quart size Zip Loc Freezer Bags (150 total)
50 Medium Size Styrofoam Balls
Boxes of Cornstarch (any kind)
Standing Lamp with a single bulb
Carnival Auction Committee Members Needed – please contact Brooke Dever at firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in helping with this committee.
PTA Membership Drive
THE MEMBERSHIP DRIVE HAS BEEN EXTENDED THROUGH OCTOBER!!!!
There’s still time to earn your student’s classroom a gift card to the Book Fair! Sign up Today!!!
Sign-up online!!! bit.ly/JoinCESPTA
Our Current Class Standings:
Where: Durham Main Library Auditorium 1st Floor
300 North Roxboro St., Durham
When: 6:30 pm-8:30 pm Oct 27th
Who: some guest speakers include:
- Dr. Ken Benedict, Founder and Co-Director of the Center for Psychology & Education, Chapel Hill Ms. Elizabeth Perry, Tutor Support for Augustine Literacy Project Local career professionals who have dyslexia
This workshop is for the community and is a leadership project to help a local Boy Scout who is dyslexic to pay it forward to others and help him achieve the rank of Eagle Scout.
Please continue to support the businesses that support our school!
Erica Libertore at email@example.com ***
Link your Harris Teeter VIC card to Creekside #5611.
Link your Kroger card to Creekside by asking at the Customer Service desk. We earn points for every dollar spent at Kroger toward purchases for our school.
Clip BOX TOPS and Labels for Education. Students may bring in Box Tops and labels every Friday to the Box Top store at the front of the school to trade them in for cool prizes.
Amazon Smile Account https://smile.amazon.com/ch/84-1644408