Don't Miss 'Em! Upcoming Events
- Oct 23 8:45am - 3:25pmBook Fair Open
- Oct 23 6:30pm - 8:00pmBook Fair Open
- Oct 23 6:30pm - 8:00pmFamily Reading Night
- Oct 24 8:15am - 12:00pmBook Fair Open
- Oct 24 8:15am - 9:15amMom's & Munchies (MZ)
- Oct 27 7:00pm - 8:00pmSPARK Workshop WRS
- Oct 28 7:00pm - 8:00pmPTA Meeting
- Oct 31 all day - DUE: Manna Orders
Welcome to Pleasant Hill Elementary School! We are excited to have you part of the community!
We encourage all to join the PTA to show your support for the school and, most importantly, your children. You are joining a wonderful school with a reputation for academic excellence – Pleasant Hill has earned the Academic Excellence Award on the Illinois Honor Roll for 8 consecutive years, a distinction that goes to high-achieving schools in Illinois. Our entire learning community – students, parents, staff members and civic groups – is focused on the best interests of our students, helping us live up to our motto: Learners Today, Leaders Tomorrow. As the PTA, we sponsor new events along with traditional favorites during the year in order to maintain a strong support system for our school and children. We invite you to learn more and stay connected through our Survival Guide, website, newsletter & facebook. Have a great school year.
Patty Nuccio & Jim Tileston PTA Co-Presidents
Latest News & Reminders
The Book Fair opens October 17 and continues the following week. (Refer to the calendar for exact hours.) This is a great opportunity for parents & students alike to find the most exciting new books, as well as familiar favorites! If you can’t make it to the book fair, the online fair will be open Oct 9-29. Click here to shop the online fair. We still need volunteers to help at the book fair, please visit SignUpGenius for available schedule. Questions, please contact Jennifer Mears at firstname.lastname@example.org.
SPARK will hold its next monthly meeting "Navigating the Disability System" on Monday, Oct 27, from 7-8:30 pm at Sundling JH, 1100 N Smith Street, Palatine. The theme of this meeting is "How to Navigate the Illinois Disability System," and it will feature a presentation by Robert H. Farley, Jr., an attorney who specializes in providing effective legal representation for people with disabilities and their families. Mr. Farley will tell parents how to obtain all the benefits their special needs children are entitled to under the law. In preparation for this meeting, parents should download and print "The Book" -- How To Navigate The Illinois Disability System for free from Mr. Farley's website http://www.farley1.com, and bring it to the meeting. Questions? Go to SPARK website.
PTA Membership Directory and cards will be delivered the 2nd or 3rd week of October to your child's classroom.
Did you get a copy of the first issue of Pleasant Views...our School Newsletter via email? If not, subscribe here... e-newsletter. This is the best way to keep informed on what's happening at the school. Don't forget to add our phpta.org to your "favorites" & "LIKE US" on Facebook for the latest conversation & information.
The PTA google calendar is availabe to download on your electronic device. Subscribe to our PTA google calendar.
On-Going Fundraising Opportunities:
- Do you have Box Tops for Education sitting around your house hiding somewhere? Collecting Box Tops is a fun and easy way to raise money for our school. For every Box Top we collect the school earns 10¢. Last year we collected $1,300! We are having a contest. The classroom with the most Box Tops on Oct 13 will win ICE CREAM coupons redeemable in the cafeteria & a BOX TOP TROPHY for bragging rights! Contest dates Sept 15-Oct 13. Start clipping.
- Wondering...what is MANNA? It's a gift card purchase program. Check out what you can buy or click for an order form? Next orders are due on Friday, Oct 31. Learn more about Manna here.
- Shop Online? New this year, the Pleasant Hill PTA is partnering with 2clickfundraising.com, a unique & EASY fundraisering opportunity. All you need to do is go to 2clickfundraising.com, Click #1, choose Pleasant Hill PTA - Click #2 choose your retailer. It's that easy!
Drop Off and Pick Up procedures - click here for details.