Week of Sept. 10, 2018

  • RITA’S FUNDRAISER: September 4 – September 11: Celebrate a great first week of school at Rita’s and they will give Overlook PTO 20% of the proceeds.  Just go to the Rita’s either in Abington or Glenside and present the flyer (flyer must be present at the time of purchase).  Feel free to cut the flyer in half and go twice or print out multiple copies and go every night.
  • FALL FESTIVAL:  September 29 from 11:00am to 2:00pm. Come out for a fall afternoon of  games, face painting, music, food, balloon animals, inflatable obstacle courses, costume sales and more. Wristband $5 pre order $7 at the door (Wristband are needed for any children participating in the event).  We are also collecting gently used costumes to sell at the fall festival for a minimal cost to help raise money for the PTO.  We need some parent volunteers to make a smooth event.  Sign up at https://m.signupgenius.com/#!/showSignUp/20f0a4ba5a623a6f94-parent1.
  • 6TH GRADE CAR WASH:  September 15, 9 AM to Noon.  Is your car dirty?  Come to the Overlook 6th grade class car wash at Overlook’s Bus Loop.  Cost: $8.00 (additional donations appreciated).  All proceeds benefit the 2019 6th Grade Class.
  • MUMS SALE: The Mum Sale has begun! You can purchase your 8 inch Hardy Mums from Kremp Florist directly from our online school store webiste.! Vouchers will be sent home with your student. We will be also selling vouchers and live mums at Back to School Night, Car Wash and Fall Festival. Get yours now!!!
  • STAFF APPRECIATION LUNCHEON: September 25, 2018 we celebrate our wonderful teachers and staff with an appreciation luncheon. Lunch is sponsored by the Overlook PTO but we ask for families to send in some sweet treats for our staff to enjoy after lunch. If you are able to send a dessert in please do so with your child the morning of September 25  or drop off to the school office by 9am. Sign up at https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0a4ba5a623a6f94-sweets.
  • FAMILY FOLDERS: We are looking for volunteers to help with family packets this year.  Typically, the team meets at 9 am on Tuesday mornings and it takes about an hr to assemble the packets & distribute.  If you have a little one that you would need to bring with you, that’s fine too.  If interested, contact Karin Quinn at treasurer@overlookvolunteers.com.
  • OVERLOOK REWARDS:
    • AMAZON SMILE:  AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that donates 0.5% of your purchases to the Overlook PTO. Click here to register and select Overlook Parent Teacher Organization (PTO)  as your charity.
    • BOX TOPS: You can continue to send in your box tops for education.  Please send them to school in a zip lock bag labeled with Student Name and Teacher.
    • SHOE CARNIVAL:  Shoe Carnival in Willow Grove is offering Overlook PTO 10% of proceeds on all sales all year long when Overlook is mentioned at the register.
  • SAVE THE DATE:
    • 1ST PTO MEETING OF THE YEAR: September 24 from 7 PM to 8 PM