Fall Fun Has Begun!

October and November are fast becoming full of fall fun at Parkwood-Upjohn!  Be sure to check in at the PTO website for updates or catch up on the Facebook page.  The fun includes:

Literacy ParadeFriday, October 30 – Literacy Parade starting at 2:30 p.m.
Come watch the kids showcase their class’s book as they walk around the block (inside event if weather is bad).  This includes PEEP through 3rd grade, with each classroom creating a costume based on a book.

Friday, October 30 – Fall Family Fun Festival – 6:00 – 8:30 p.m.
A new event for Parkwood! Come dressed up in your non-scary costume and have fun dancing and hanging out with friends! Pizza and other fun treats will be available! $2.00 per person / $10.00 Family Max ($3.00 at Door)


HOOPLA is Coming! 

November 13 – Doors Open at 6:00
Game Starts at 7:00
@ Loy Norrix High School Gym (NEW LOCATION THIS YEAR!)

This HUGE fundraiser raises money for the PTO to help with providing funds for such things as teacher grants, special assemblies, field trips, family fun nights, and more!  Come and enjoy the atmosphere!  Bid on fun items!  Fast Pass gets you in for $1.00 / person with $2.00 at the door.

T-Shirt Orders Due October 21 (Order Forms are available in office or online at PTO website)
Auction Items Due November 6
Deliver to school office or contact Shannon Curtis or Minchie Brockman

A great big THANK YOU to the following businesses for being a HOOPLA t-shirt sponsor! We really appreciate it!
Big Burrito   ~   Bookbug   ~   Kalamazoo Valley Appraisals
Southside Dojo   ~   Westnedge Hill Community Church
Experienced Plumbing   ~   Child and Family Psychological Services, PC
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Other Important Dates:

School Improvement Team Meeting in Library – October 22 at 4:15
Picture Retakes – October 28
NO SCHOOL – November 6
1/2 Days – November 12 & 13