With David Shapiro & Alicia Weintraub
Mark your calendars for our next PFC meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 3 at 8:15 a.m., in the MPR. We will be joined by City Council Members David Shapiro and Alicia Weintraub who will update us on current events and will be available for questions. This a great opportunity to find out about what’s going on locally and ask any city related questions you may have. See you there!
With David Shapiro & Alicia Weintraub
The GreenTeam will begin in October. If you are interested in being a rep for your room please follow your teacher’s guidelines on how to be chosen. The GreenTeam will remain open to all students who are interested in coming to our meetings. Looking forward to a productive year saving the earth! For more information, email Ms. Cioffi.
Oct. 10: California Pizza Kitchen
October is National Pizza Month! It is your civic duty to honor the hardworking pizza chefs who have dedicated their lives to this perfect meal and we’ve made it easy for you because Chaparral’s next restaurant fundraiser is at CPK Topanga on Wednesday, Oct. 10, from 10:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. Join us in celebration all day long. In Pizza We Crust!
Oct. 24: Commons Night (including Barnes & Noble Bookfair)
If you or someone you know is interested in promoting a business to our school community for the 2018-2019 school year, please contact Sponsorship Chair Kim Becker for more information.
– Fall Festival (In-N-Out Burger truck, Pumpkin Patch and Pizza booth)
– Digital Cub Corner sponsor boxes
– Digital School Directory and much more!
Support our school while creating awareness of your business! It’s a win-win for everyone!
We’re off to a great start! The first Box Tops Contest will end Friday, Oct. 26. As of the first turn in Sept. 5, the following classes are in the lead:
The winning class will earn a class popsicle party! Keep collecting those Box Tops and turn them in by Friday, Oct. 26! Be sure to write your child’s name and teacher name to enter the contest!
Each Box Tops is worth 10 cents and it really adds up fast. Last year you helped us raise close to $900! All of the Box Tops collected will be added to an ongoing tally for each class AND family throughout the school year! There may or may not be an additional prize in store for whomever submits the most Box Tops at the end of the year!
We hope everyone’s school year is off to a great start. We want to begin our message this month by thanking the following Committee Chairs/Coordinators/Exec Board Members who worked over the summer and into the first few weeks of school to ensure that our events, programs, and communication kicked off flawlessly in the new school year …read the entire Presidents’ message here.
If you shop at Ralphs, then please link your Ralphs Rewards Club Card to Chaparral PFC. Ralphs will donate a certain percentage of your total purchases back to Chaparral when you use the Rewards Club Card that is linked to our school. That’s free money for our school at no cost to you! Chaparral can make thousands of dollars every year from this! Information about how to register or renew is listed here.
* If you linked your card to our school last year in September 2017, then your enrollment has rolled over and you do not have to re-register again this year! You can always log in to your account to ensure you are still linked to Chaparral.
|RAFFLE DETAILS: Send us a screen shot or a confirmation/update email from Ralphs showing us that you’ve successfully linked your card to Chaparral PFC, and you’ll be entered into a raffle! The raffle winner for the month of September will be announced in the October 7 Cub Corner. Don’t forget to get family, neighbors, and friends involved! Email email@example.com with your raffle submission.|
Now is your chance to purchase the ever-popular Community Discount Card and save money through August 2019! Each card costs $10 and Chaparral receives $5 for every card sold! Receive continuous discounts on places like Fresh Brothers, Baja Fresh, Golden Spoon, Jersey Mike’s, The Six, and many more!
Community Discounts Cards purchased on SchoolPay will be available for pick up in the PFC office next week. For more information, contact Laura Berlant or Emily Stearn at firstname.lastname@example.org
7:30am on the Upper Yard
Please join the Wellness Committee for Running Cubs at 7:30am every Wednesday morning on the Upper Yard. Students in grades 1-5 are invited to run laps. We track the cumulative distance run and give annual awards! Remember your water bottles and running shoes. Questions? Please contact Maria Nicolacakis.
The PFC is looking for parents with graphic design, communication and/or digital marketing experience to help support our communications efforts for next year. Important communications throughout the year include the digital Cub Corner and promotional materials for PFC events. Knowledge of graphic design using Adobe Creative Suite, digital marketing with Constant Contact, writing or editing is helpful.
Responsibilities can be divided among individuals, so if you have one or more of these skills to contribute, please contact Jason Weilert.
Our school parent Vision Committee has developed a Staff Cub Kudos. This is an easy way to give affirmations to Chaparral staff and to let them know how much they are appreciated. Staff Cub Kudos forms can be found in the office and in teachers classrooms. Encourage your child to write notes to express their appreciation.