Look your best! Picture Day is
this Tuesday, October 15th.
DANCE & DRAMA PRACTICE
2013, Making Good Life Choices
DANCERS: Meet in Dining Hall; ACTORS: Meet in
3:15-4:30, Oct. 14, 21, 28
2:00-3:30, Oct. 16 & 23
Wednesday, Oct. 30 2-5pm (snacks provided)
October 31 & Saturday, Nov. 2
GREEN & GOLD DAY is Thursday,
Oct. 31 for all Upper Academy. Students MUST wear their Green
or Gold Team shirts!
The Heiken Vision Van is coming to Vineland
K-8 Center on Tuesday October 22nd. They will provide vision
exams for children in grades 2,4,5,7 and 8 only. Signed
permission slips are required.
Please contact the main
office if you need an additional permission
the United Way
Bring $1.00 on the following dates to
18 Favorite Sports
Thursday, October 24 TWIN
Thursday, October 31 Halloween Spirit
(**NO COSTUMES OR MASKS** May wear Halloween
t-shirts, socks, colors, headbands, etc.)
Donation Goal: $1.00 for every Vineland
Challenge Goal for Giving:
donate their CHALLENGE GOAL will receive a NO UNIFORM PASS for
Thursday, Nov. 7th!*
Click here to view and print flyer.
The Staff Member of the Month for September is Frank
Frank", as he is known, is always willing to help anyone. He
fills in wherever needed, always with a positive
attitude. He is extremely hard working and responsible.
Mr. Rissing is a huge help in keeping our school looking
good. He is a great asset to our
2013 Red Ribbon Photo
Win an iPad for your family and
$1,000 for Vineland.
as easy as 1-2-3!!
1-DECORATE your home door, mailbox or fence
with the Red Ribbon and this year's theme "A Healthy Me is Drug
2-SNAP A PHOTO & UPLOAD. Take a picture of your
family in front of your decoration and upload to www.redribbon.org
. Must be 18
years old to enter, so parents must submit the photos.
VOTES. Ask family, friends and school contacts to vote for
your photo on the website.
to view a video about the
|Click here to view
|Calling all Vineland
Families and Groups...Borrow
Grandpa's old straw hat, maybe Grandma's old apron, even
the dog's bandana
Vineland's Scarecrow Contest! Contest is open to Vineland
families and Groups (i.e. Cub Scouts, dance & drama, group of
5th graders, church group, sports team, etc.)
Deadline to submit entry
form to child's teacher is October 25th.
Click here to
view flyer with details and entry form.
Click here to view
Festival Vendor Preview
We have some fantastic vendors for Fall
Festival this year. Here's a preview of some of the
vendors. Among these amazing vendors are some of our very own
Vineland Families. Check them out below and click here
to learn more about each vendor.
Michael (Mom), Travel Consultant Specialist
Club Group AAA
(305) 270-6450, ext 2247 or
and Stefan Zegretti (Students), Mywishinglight
Girten (Mom), The Cupcake Diva
Jill Paiewonsky(Mom) and her mom Bunny
Announce It, Inc.
Stylish clothing, fashion
jewelry, yummy Soy Delicious candles, platters, giftware and
personalized event invitations.
Pooja Arora, Fresh Jewelry Bar
Jewelry Bar is a fun fast moving shop serving fresh trends in
jewelry. Check our their story boards on their Facebook page www.facebook.com/FreshJewelryBar
with gorgeous pieces of jewelry handpicked with love.
Our annual Fall
Festival is right around the corner and in order to make this a very
successful event we need your help.Next
Friday, October 18, 2013 at 8:45am
in the Cafeteria. Anyone interested in volunteering is invited
to attend.Face Painter Needed.
have experience face painting? Are you creative? Do you know someone
who does and may be able to donate face painting services for our
fall festival? Contact Katherine Schain at (305)
HELP! We need volunteers for the Fall
Festival. If you are interested in volunteering please sign up
or contact Maria Tomczak at firstname.lastname@example.org
. In the past, our Silent Auction has been a
great and fun way to raise funds for our school and this is where
you come in! Many of you have great contacts in the community
that may be willing to donate something for Silent Auction such as a
dinner for two to a great restaurant, perhaps a Dolphin Swim
experience at the Miami Seaquarium or the donation can be something
simple like theater tickets or a gift certificate for some
services. Feel free to be creative and remember make the
basket something you too would be interested in bidding on!!!
All businesses that contribute to our Silent Auction will be
mentioned in the E-blast and during the Fall Festival.
Contributions/donations are tax deductible so make sure to pass
along the information below when asking for the donation! If you
would like a drafted letter to send to someone you think may want to
make a Silent Auction Donation please contact Maria Tomczak at email@example.com
We have already started receiving great items and are in need of
fillers for these baskets. Click here
to view a list of the items
already donated with suggested filler ideas. If you would like
to donate fillers, please send them in and address the bag or
envelope to Maria Tomczak - SILENT AUCTION and drop off at the
school's front office. We also need baskets, frames, ribbons,
and cellophane donated.
Book Fundraiser a Success
Thanks to all the parents, students,
teachers and staff who supported this PTA fundraiser. Due to
all of your efforts we were able to profit over $3,500 and surpass
our goal. As a reward, the Enjoy the City company gave us 50
free books that the PTA was able to give to each of our wonderful
Here are the results of our friendly
1st Place Class: 3rd
Grade - Ms. Burger & Rosen
2nd Place Class: 3rd
Grade - Ms. Fernandez
3rd Place Class: 2nd
Grade - Mr. Hart
to www.wholesalecostumeclub.com/fundraiser/ to order
your costumes today!
here to view flyer.
Why join the PTA?
The number one reason to
join the PTA is to benefit your child. In doing so, you also help
all of you who have already sent in your forms and additional
contributions. The additional contributions will help the PTA
fund many key initiatives. We look forward to all of you joining the
class to reach 100% membership will receive a pizza party.
Below is the membership
form, directory and volunteer sign up form:
Vineland PTA Membership Form
Vineland PTA Directory
Vineland PTA Volunteer Sign Up
Help raise money for our school (each one is worth 10
cents-that adds up fast!)
TO SAVE? The small Box Top label found on hundreds of
your favorite products
TO DO? Cut out and save in a safe place
TO DROP OFF? Turn them in to your classroom
teacherINK AND TONER
Great for the environment and helps keep these products out of
landfills while raising some money for our
WHAT TO SAVE? Recyclable
WHAT TO DO? Box
them back up or put in a bag
WHERE TO DROP OFF?
Turn them in to Mrs. Donet in the Media Center
raise money for our school from the comfort of your
All your store receipts from the last
TO DO? First, download the Shoparoo app onto your smart
phone, then snap pictures of your receipts and earn points
= money for our school.
shopping in the following stores, please give them Vineland's
in order to help raise money for our school
OFFICE DEPOT # 70022517
OFFICE MAX # 861102254
# 40396 (Must be used in conjunction with Target
School Picture Day/Individual Photos
18 Fall Festival
Committee Meeting at 8:45am in
23-31 Red Ribbon WeekOctober
25 NO SCHOOL -
Teacher Planning Day
31 Halloween Parade
(Pre-K - 1st Grade)
November 2 Fall
November 8 NO
SCHOOL - Teacher Planning Day
November 11 NO
SCHOOL - Veteran's Day
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