April 4, 2017 E-News
"The sun was warm but the wind was chill. You know how it is with an April day." ~ Robert Frost
April lunch ordering is now open. Please order your child's lunch for the month of April!
A Request from Ms. Stankiewicz:
Hello Somerville Community,
am collecting plastic bottlecaps but I only need RED and BLUE (all the
way blue, not just the inside) and I could also use any larger plastic
lids like coffee can size or bigger in any color. THANK YOU! Please
send in with your child and there will be a collection box outside of
the art studio.
Samantha Stankiewicz :)
Field Day Volunteers Needed: Somerville’s Field Day is scheduled for Friday, May 26th this
year. If you are available and would like to volunteer to run a station
during the morning (8 -12) please email Mr. DeRisi (email@example.com ). The rain date is schedule for Tuesday, May 30th. Please only volunteer if you are available both days! Thank you for your help!
Please help Girl Scout Troop 95274 earn their Bronze Award!
Please donate to our "Let's Do Lunch!" collection for students in shelters.
We will be collecting after school on Friday April 21st and Friday April 28th...or you can drop off any donation at 529 Laurel Road, there is a basket on the steps.
You can help by bringing (non perishable) items in:
brand new lunch boxes
mini water bottles
individual packages of:
snack bags (like pretzels, Goldfish, fruit snacks, etc.)
peanut butter packets
peanut butter crackers
The Third Grade Brownie Troop
is working on their pet care badge and they will be collecting
gently-used pet items for a local animal shelter during the first three
weeks of April. There will be a box set out next to the office to
collect these things. Leashes, collars, dishes, gently used toys are
Below is the link to this week's eNotices. Please remember to scroll down for any notices that you may have missed!
HOME AND SCHOOL
GROCERY CARDS: orders are due TODAY Tuesday April 4th. Purchase
$100 cards from either Kings, Fairway, Stop & Shop or Shop Rite for
face value, and the HSA makes 5% back on every purchase. (Fairway
increases its percentage as we spend more throughout the year, to as
high as 10%.) Questions? Email Karyn Erb firstname.lastname@example.org; Amy Marlin email@example.com; or Rhonda Marx firstname.lastname@example.org.
INTERNATIONAL DAY Celebration is here! THIS Thursday evening April 6th, and in school for students Friday April 7th.
We are SO excited for this event. You can take a trip around the world
right here in our own Somerville “back yard!” Our volunteers bring the
night alive representing their country with delicious food, amazing
dances and of course music. It’s a night not to miss. Please join us
for the festivities.
Timeline for Thursday evening’s events:
6:30pm - Gym open to Somerville families
6:45pm to 7:15pm - Tables are open and food made available
7:15pm to 8:30pm - Opening Japanese Drum Exhibition, Parade of Nations, Chinese Dragon Dance, Country Performances
9:00 pm - The event closes
SOMERVILLE SUPER BOWL!
We are excited to announce a NEW event coming to the Somerville Community... BOWLING!
Save the date for this year’s event:
Saturday May 6th
Family Bowling Night 6pm-8:30pm
at the Brunswick Lanes in Fair Lawn.
Somerville’s SUPER BOWL will include a slice of Pizza, beverage, lane & shoe rental.
The cost per person is $15. Adults and children welcome to bowl!
First come, first served as space is limited.
Go to Ridgewood Community Pass https://register.communitypass.net/ridgewood/
To order your tickets today! Click on the Ridgewood HSA - Somerville School tab, select family members to attend, and follow prompts.
Hey kids, who loves Ice Pops? Who loves Kickball?
If your grade brings in the most Box Tops starting TODAY through early
June, your grade could win BOTH! The grade that collects the most Box
Top’s will participate in a Kickball game against the Teachers and will also enjoy yummy Ice Pops!!!! Start collecting your Box Top’s now. Look out for the next collection sheet for April. AND BE SURE TO WRITE YOUR CHILD’s NAME AND GRADE ON ANY SHEETS THAT YOU ARE TURNING IN so your grade can get credit!!! (Can submit box tops in clear ziplock sandwich size bags, too. Be sure to label the bag with your child’s NAME and GRADE.) Good luck to everyone! Please contact Christine Gorman at email@example.com or Allison Brown at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions.
SPRING BREAK - School is closed Monday April 10th through Monday April 17th. School will resume Tuesday April 18th.
To all those celebrating a holiday over the break, enjoy. Have a wonderful two weeks!
Denise DeAngelis, HSA President SomervilleSchoolHSA@gmail.com
Alexa Wagschal, Vice President
Whitney Klein, Treasurer
Kate Harbour, Assistant Treasurer
Tammy Juco, Secretary