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Peek at the Week; Week of October 2

Updated: Oct 1, 2023

Here's what's happening this week:

Monday, October 2

Rotation Day 4 Book Fair: Pezza, Schmidt, Shiller, DiLorenzo, Rittersbach, Beganovic

Tuesday, October 3

Rotation Day 5 Book Fair: Bagley, Spero, Getts, Setzman, Buffaloe

Wednesday, October 4

Rotation Day 1 Book Fair: Mount, Rossino, Fedgus, Kestel, Murphy Book Fair Family Night: 7:00-8:15pm

Thursday, October 5

Rotation Day 2 Book Fair: Bloom, Reese, Parsons,

Friday, October 6

Rotation Day 3 Book Fair: Merz, Matthews, Rossi, Canimore, Golder, Wear your Edgewood Spirit Gear!

 

Lunch Link!

Click here to access this week's school lunch menu

 

Mark your calendars - here is what's coming up:

Picture Day

October 13

Trunk or Treat

October 27

Halloween Parade and Class Parties

October 31

School Closed

November 7, 10, and 13

K/1st Buddy Breakfast

November 16

 

Important Info!


Fall PTO Meeting Slides

Thanks to all who attended our Fall PTO Meeting and special thanks to Mrs. Hultquist and Mrs. Axler for their detailed school update. In case you weren't able to join, click here to review the slides from last week's meeting.

 

Fall Update from Mrs. Hultquist

Click here to review the letter sent home from Mrs. Hultquist last week.

 

🧡 PTO Membership Drive!🧡


Edgewood Elementary PTO is a school-based organization run by volunteers. Our mission is to enhance the educational and social experience of all students, teachers, and families at Edgewood Elementary. We provide a variety of opportunities for families to get involved in the school. By joining our PTO, you have the opportunity to help us set the direction for our organization, have a voice in how we use funds to advance school initiatives, and help us bring to our events to life. Click here to join today!

 

Last call! Are you a Homeroom Parent?

In an effort to enhance more communication in our school community and ensure our teachers are receiving full support and benefits from our PTO, we are asking for you to let us know if you are serving as a homeroom parent this year. Please click here to fill out the form and we will be in touch. Please note this should be confirmed with your teacher prior to filling out this form as we do not appoint or designate homeroom parents.

 

SPIRIT WEAR SHOP IS NOW OPEN!

Our annual spirit wear sale is underway through October 21st!

This is your opportunity to explore our full spirit wear offerings and ensure the right size. All items are made to order (no refunds). Please note we are only having one sale this year and we cannot guarantee what will be left over in stock. All orders will be sent home with your child, unless you contact us for other arrangements. After the sale, the shop will remain open, but offerings will be based on what is left in stock. Click here to head to the shop, or take a quick look at some of our featured offers below.




 

Volunteers Needed!


Fall Book Fair - Volunteers Still Needed!

The Fall Book Fair is coming October 2nd to October 6th!! We need your help to make our book fair run an amazing experience for the students! Click here to sign up. If there are no slots left for the time you wished to volunteer, please consider helping us at a different time or during Family Night. Just a reminder that in order to volunteer at the school, you are required to complete clearance/background checks and have them on file at the school. If you have any questions please reach out to Kadrean Mora or Jamie O'Brien-Jaffe.

 

Picture Day Volunteers Needed!

We are looking for volunteers to assist with our upcoming Picture Day on October 13. All volunteers are required to have clearances on file. Please click here to sign-up today!

 

Food Drive Organizer Needed!


 

Details you need to know!


Submit your photos from 1st Day of School and Back to School Picnic!

We would love to include your 1st Day and Back to School Picnic photos in our Yearbook. Please click here to submit 1st Day photos and here to submit photos from the Back to School Picnic!

 

Trunk or Treat! October 27 - 6-8pm


Join us on Friday, October 27th for tricks, treats and spooky sweets! We will have faboolous games and prizes along with decorated trunks! Please bring your own trick or treat bag. There is a sensory friendly walk through time at the beginning of the event.

Please click here to donate a bag of candy, volunteer (your time and/or your trunk) and RSVP for the event. Please review the available slots and enter your party quantity so we can gauge numbers for event needs.

 

Pennsbury Odyssey of the Mind

How would you like your child to go on an incredible journey in creativity? How would you like to share this experience as a coach and make a memory that will last a lifetime? Odyssey of the Mind (OM) is an international creative problem-solving competition available to students of all ages (K-12). Each year OM issues six (6) different challenges that focus on science, technology, engineering, math and the arts. Students present solutions to these challenges as 8-minute theatrical performances. Registration for the 2023-2024 season is open and The Pennsbury Odyssey of the Mind Association (POMA) will be holding virtual information meetings for parents and students wanting to learn more about this exciting program. To learn more visit www.pennsburyom.com

 

Pennsbury Parent Academy - Watch Party!

This year, Edgewood is partnering with fellow Charles Boehm bound elementary schools to host a few 'Watch Party' events for parents this year. The first one is coming up on October 9th. It will be hosted at Manor Elementary and there will be childcare available for families that need to bring their kids. The flyer is attached here or use the QR code (below) to use to RSVP to the event




Book Signing - October 8, 1-3pm

Katie, a paraprofessional who works with the M.O.S.T. program at PHS, publishes books focused on educating kids about simple ways to help our environment.. She will be sharing her books and signing them at Barnes and Noble, one of Pennsbury's Partners, on Sunday, October 8th from 1-3pm. See details below.



 

5th Grade Central


Don't forget to check out the 5th grade website!


5th Grade Dues Please be sure to complete the Google Form and submit 5th grade dues!


Finally Fridays - Volunteers Needed! Finally Fridays is a special recess for our 5th graders. Volunteers are needed to make this successful! Sign up here to help out

Headed to Shady Brook Farm for Fall Fest?

Going to Shady Brook for Fall Fest any time this upcoming season? Please consider supporting our 5th grade by using the Online Purchase Promo Code: 23EEPTO to receive 10% off your order (and we will receive 10% of ticket sales purchased under this code!)! Feel free to share this code with family and friends and thank you for your support! You can also use this link directly and the discount will be taken off automatically


Don't forget your yearbook photos!

All 5th graders receive a yearbook - we need your help to fill it with pictures of our 5th graders. Please head to our page by clicking here and submit pictures for our yearbook.






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