Weekly Update (10/31/16)

  • Halloween Room Parties
    The room parties for preschool – 4th grade are today at 2:15 p.m. There is a costume parade at Salt Creek and Swartz, which parents are welcome to attend, but only people who have signed up to be room parents and are on the party list may stay to help with the room parties.
  • FTC Cares
    FTC started a Feed a Family program several years ago that has provided 33 holiday meals for district families that needed some assistance. We are continuing this program, but have renamed it and expanded it to include funding of necessary items for families in need, such as the recent funding of shoes for a girl whose family couldn’t afford them. Please consider a donation to this fund for the holidays.  See flyer for details.
  • Michael Anthony’s Dine Out
    The Michael Anthony’s dine out is coming up next week – Wednesday, November 9. Get some great food and support Dist. 48 at the same time!  See flyer for details.
  • EPI Fundraiser
    Please look for a fundraiser packet from EPI in your child’s backpack, which should be coming to you in the next week.
  • Celebration of Mind/Scholastic Book Fair
    We want to thank all district families who came to the Celebration of Mind event and supported the Scholastic Book Fair last week, as well as the volunteers who helped with these events.
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Save the Date – Dine Out

Please mark your calendars for the Michael Anthony’s dine out, being held on Wednesday, November 9 from 11 a.m. – 10 p.m.

Pick up a meal or have a pizza delivered – and get the night off cooking!


Weekly Update (10/11/16)

  • Celebration of Mind/Scholastic Book Fair
    Please mark your calendars for Wednesday, Oct. 26, for Celebration of Mind and the Scholastic Book Fair. Celebration of Mind is taking place from 6-8 p.m. and the book fair is going from 3:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Both events are at Albright Middle School, and provide a fun way to enrich your mind!
    Celebration of Mind flyer / Book Fair flyer
  • Can You Volunteer?
    Can you or your 7th/8th grade student volunteer for Celebration of Mind? We are looking for people to volunteer for one hour shifts facilitating exhibit tables at the event.  Click here for more details.
  • Clubs Choice Pick Up
    Thank you to all the families who supported our Clubs Choice fundraiser. Pick up will occur at the same date and time as Celebration of Mind – Wednesday, Oct. 26 from 6-8 p.m.. Pick up will be in the Albright cafeteria.
  • Box Tops
    Please send in any Box Tops you have, as Friday is the deadline to get them in for this cycle. Just put them in a baggie and send to school with your child and they will make their way to our Box Tops Coordinators. Thank you for your support of this program – it makes hundreds of dollars a year for the schools.

McTeacher Night a Success!

We wanted to thank all the district families who attended this event last week – the night was a huge success with over $500 raised for the schools! A huge thank you to the teachers and district staff who make this event the success it is.