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February 2, 2017

AVOCA WEEKLY

A collaboration between the PARENT TEACHER COUNCIL and AVOCA SCHOOL DISTRICT 37
We apologize for the inconvenience- the link for the Boy's Night RSVP Form has been fixed.
Attention Parents!  
We need photographs of your children for the 2017 Yearbook!

Please send pics of your children during the 2016-2017 School Year to Barbara Vogelstein.  Be sure to include Name, Grade and Activity Details!
Registration is now open for the
Summer Enrichment Program
offered through
Wilmette School District 39


Click HERE for information regarding Avoca Students interested in this program!!!

Information about Avoca School District Summer School will be available next week!

Event Details and Volunteer Opportunities

Boys Night Out is THIS FRIDAY in the MM Gym!
Event Day: Friday, February 10, 2017, 6-8:30 p.m., MM Gym
Pizza will be served at 6 p.m. and games will begin at 6:30 p.m.. Please bring a water bottle with your son to keep him well-hydrated! Due to overwhelming demand, we created a LAST CALL for RSVP's. If you forgot to send your RSVP form, you can still sign-up via the following link: RSVP NOW!

FUN FAIR & AUCTION COMING SOON!
Event Date: Sunday, Feb. 26th 12-3 pm at Avoca West
Get your admission bands and teacher raffle tickets now for this year's Fun Fair!  Presales flyer and general info flyer will be sent home Monday, 2/13. This year's festivities will feature live animals, a magic show, carnival games, bouncy fun, as well as face painters and balloon twisters!

We need your help! This great event cannot run without the help of many, many volunteers throughout the course of the event. Please SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER TODAY!

All new SILENT AUCTION will start online next Wednesday! Great items including sports tickets, spa and restaurant certificates will be available along with the one of a kind opportunity to be principal for a day!! Online bidding will conclude on 2/23 then all unsold items will be available at the Fun Fair!! 

Parents Panel: The Transition to New Trier 
An information sharing session from Avoca parents about how to help children with needs transition to high school is being rescheduled.  We will notify you of the date as soon as one has been set.  We apologize for any inconvenience.  
ADL Contacts:   Helen Lucaitis , 312-550-2077 
                      Louise Dechovitz, 847-980-0833

ADL is a parent support group for children with learning differences and with all needs.
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Upcoming Events

February 10, 2017
6:00 p.m. Avoca West Boys' Night

February 11, 2017
Science Olympiad Grayslake Invitational

February 13, 2017
3:30 p.m.  MTSS Committee Meeting

February 11, 2017
Science Olympiad Grayslake Invitational

February 16, 2017
4:30 p.m.  Student Government Mock School Board Meeting

February 16, 2017
5:30 p.m. Finance Committee Meeting
6:30 p.m. Board of Education Meeting


February 22, 2017
7:00 p.m. Innovation Grant Committee Meeting

February 23, 2017
6:00 p.m. 2nd Grade Fine Arts Night

February 24, 2017
7:00 p.m.  Student Council Dance

February 26, 2017
12-3:00 p.m. Fun Fair

February 27, 2017
12:00-6:00 p.m. Technology Committee Plan Session 2

February 28, 2017
6:30 p.m. Communication & Engagement Committee Meeting

March 4, 2017
8:30 a.m. Science Olympiad Pancake Breakfast

March 6, 2017
5:30 p.m. Committee of the Whole Meeting

March 7, 2017
7:00 p.m. PTC Meeting

March 9, 2017
6:00 p.m. Kindergarten Parent Info Night

March 10, 2017
6:00 p.m. AW Girl's Night- MM
Calendar Color Key:
Avoca West 
Marie Murphy
District
Extracurricular Opportunities
ATTENTION MARIE MURPHY!!
You can still register for CHESS-ED!  
Program is on Tuesdays from 3:30-4:30
View this FLYER or visit the WEBSITE for more information
Read to Succeed 2017
K-6th grade students can participate to earn a ticket to the Six Flags!  Check out the FLYER and download your LOG now! Please email Mrs. Geidner with any questions. 
Log Due Date: February 24th
Hand in logs to Mrs. Geidner or Mrs. Stotz 
Community Activities
Check out the Glenview Park District's
March Activity Calendar


Grades 3-8 can REGISTER for Spring Junior Titan LaCrosse now!  Check out this FLYER for more information!
22nd Century Media invites you...
Camp Expo
February 25, 2017 
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

For more information check out this FLYER or visit the WEBSITE
Spring 2017 AAU/Travel Basketball
Try-outs are in February.  For more information check out this
FLYER and the H4H Website
Check out the latest exhibits and events coming to the Willmette Historical Museum!

Meet Mike Huff- February 12, 2017

George Washington is Coming to the Wilmette Historical Museum!- Presidents' Day Weekend
To submit information to this email contact Suzie Harris at harriss@avoca37.org 

Avoca School District 37- 2921 Illinois Road- Wilmette, IL 60091- p: 847-251-3587
Avoca West Elementary School- 235 Beech Drive, Glenview, IL 60025- p: 847-724-6800
Marie Murphy School - 2921 Illinois Road- Wilmette, IL 60091- p: 847-251-3617



 






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