Eagleblast 11/15/2016

Creekside Eagle Blast

November 15, 2016

We have a lot going on this Thursday…

Our First All Pro Dads event will be this Thursday, November 17 at 6:30pm
Pizza Dinner Provided!!!!
** We still need parents volunteers to sign up and bring dessert and water. Please click on the sign-up genius link below **

Square 1 Art is back in time for Holiday gift shopping!!
The order deadline is this Thursday, November 17
(more info below)

The November PTA Meeting is also this Thursday, November 17 at 6pm

Be sure to read this Blast all the way through… the format is the same but the information changes weekly.

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

If your family has left Creekside Elementary and you no longer wish to receive this newsletter, please follow the unsubscribe link below.

October Dates to Remember:
November 17 – PTA Meeting, Media Center @ 6pm
November 17 – All Pro Dad’s, 6:30pm
November 17 – Square 1 Art order deadline
November 18 – Creekside Spirit Day – wear your spirit wear or Green and Yellow!

November 23-25 – No School , Thanksgiving Break


Our first All Pro Dad Meeting of the year!!!
Thursday, November 17 at 6:30pm
Pizza Dinner will be Provided!!
Please RSVP by returning the flyer that was sent home to your child’s teacher. 

Please sign up to help with dessert and/or beverages…
Hope to see you there!!!

All Pro Dad is on a mission to help you love and lead your family well.
Be a Hero to your kids.


Square 1 Art orders are due Thursday, 11/17!  
By now, you’ve had a chance to see the artwork your child created for Square 1 Art.  Take a look at your child’s brochure this week (or go to  shop.square1art.com with your child’s art access code) to order special gifts and keepsakes or a tile for our school’s art wall.
All orders will be delivered to Creekside before the winter break, in time for gift giving.  A portion of all sales will be returned to Creekside.
The deadline for all orders is Thursday, November 17th. Sorry, we cannot accept late orders!  
Questions???  Please ask Creekside art teacher, Ms. Hansen, or PTA parent, Carrie Williams carrieww2@gmail.com
All students in grades 1 – 5 will participate in a classroom spelling bee during the week of November 28- December 2nd.
You can find word study tips at:
Volunteer Opportunities:
Mr. Slavin, Science Specialist will be making solar systems with classes and is in need of the following items:
  • 6-8 bags of Flour
  • Pom Pom’s in assorted sizes (800+)
  • 24 bottles of white glue


Creekside is partnering with World Wear Project, whose mission is to provide wearable and affordable shoes to third world countries while benefiting United States’ landfills by reducing refuse by millions of pounds.
To benefit this project, we are collecting clean and wearable shoes (no stains, holes, or overly worn). World Wear Project will accept the following types of shoewear for women, men and children:
  • Athletic shoes (NO cleats)
  • Leather shoes
  • Dress shoes
  • Casual shoes
  • Canvas shoes will NOT be accepted
Be on the lookout for the cardboard bins inside Creekside so you can donate those old shoes you have hanging around that you have been waiting for an opportunity to give away!
You May Be Interested In… 
The developer of the proposed community across from Creekside is hosting a meeting this Thursday at 7pm at the American Legion in Chapel Hill. Discussion will be focused on housing density and proposed neighborhood features.
All are welcome to attend to voice opinions and concerns.
Free Community Education Seminar ADHD Program:
Strategies to Help Your Child with ADHD to Improve Behavior
Speaker: Jessica Lunsford Avery PhD
Monday November 21st 6:30-8 pm
Duke Child 7 Family Study Center
2608 Erwin Road, Lakeview Pavilion East, Suite 300
Please call to reserve a seat 416-3853
Minutes from the October PTA Meeting can be found here
It’s NEVER too late to join the Creekside PTA!
Joining is easy… click here: bit.ly/JoinCESPTA
$10 each ($5 for staff)
Earn FREE Money for Creekside PTA
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
Please continue to support the businesses that support our school!

Jersey Mike’s Subs  – i9Sports  – The Mad Popper

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*** If your business would like to be a Creekside Sponsor, please email
Erica Libertore at
ericalibertore@gmail.com ***

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