A.F. AMES SCHOOL
86 Southcote Road
Riverside, IL 60546
(708) 447-0759

PTA Reflections Program

Posted Sep 30, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

PTA Reflections Program 2016-17 theme is What is Your Story? Students can use an art medium of their choice. Please see attached flyer for more information.

Ames Reflections Flyer 2016-17

BBQ Dinner Fundraiser Ticket Information

Posted Sep 30, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

Ames School is having our first ever BBQ dinner fundraiser on Wednesday October 26, 2016 featuring 5 Bs Catering. We are preparing BBQ platters and delivering them to your vehicle “drive-thru style.” Support our school by taking the night off from cooking. Bring home delicious freshly prepared BBQ platters or stay and eat out with friends and family at the school.

What: Ames School BBQ Dinner Fundraiser featuring 5 Bs Catering
When: Wednesday, October 26, 2016
Time: 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Ticket cost:
$13.00 (or $14.00 at the door) for a Combination Meal which includes 1 pork chop, ¼ chicken, applesauce, coleslaw, baked beans and a dinner roll with butter.
or
$6.00 for a Kids Hotdog Meal which includes applesauce, coleslaw, and baked beans

Please help make this fundraiser a huge success by selling the tickets to your family and friends. If you would like to sell additional tickets, please complete the enclosed ticket request form and return it to the school office. The requested tickets will be delivered to the student’s class within the next two school days. The class that sells the most tickets will win a pizza party!

When selling the tickets, the meal type selection must be checked on the ticket stub and the large ticket portion. The purchaser keeps the large ticket portion. The student keeps all of the tickets stubs. Make sure to let everyone know that tickets must be presented at the time of pick-up.

Payment for tickets can be made by cash or check. Checks should be made out to Ames School PTA. All sold and unsold tickets along with all monies collected must be returned back to school by Friday, October 14, 2016.

If you have any questions, please contact Debbie Kummer at 708-263-7646 or deb.kummer@sbcglobal.net.

Additional Tickets

Total Tickets Return Slip

BBQ Dinner Fundraiser 5th Grader and Parent Volunteers Needed

Posted Sep 30, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized
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Ames School is having our first ever BBQ dinner fundraiser on Wednesday October 26, 2016 featuring 5 Bs Catering. We are preparing BBQ platters and delivering them to your vehicle “drive-thru style” or you can dine out at the school. Packets with tickets and the associated information has been sent home with your student.

We need A LOT of help to make this event a success and we are hoping to see all of our 5th graders come out to make this happen. Older sibling are also welcome and we need some parent volunteers too! This is a wonderful opportunity for the kids to learn about volunteering and should be tons of fun for all.

Please sign up for a volunteer spot at http://signup.com/go/Wi7cpy . Student volunteers will also need to have a signed consent form to participate.

If you have any questions, please contact Debbie Kummer at 708-263-7646 deb.kummer@sbcglobal.net.
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Fun Lunch Orders Due Friday Oct 7

Posted Sep 30, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

Fun Lunch Orders are due Friday October 7 for fun lunches October thru December. No late orders will  be accepted. Another form will come home January 2017 for the second half of the year.

2016 2017 Fun Lunch Order Form (Oct-Dec)

Charleston Wrap reminder

Posted Sep 30, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

This weekend please remember to talk to your friends, family and neighbors about our awesome Charleston Wraps Fundraiser!

There are great items in the catalog AND even more online! 

Thank you for supporting Ames PTA!

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Picture Day Monday September 26

Posted Sep 25, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

Picture Day is Monday, September 26th!

Remember to send your Picture Day order form to school with your child or place your order online at www.mylifetouch.com and enter Picture Day ID: RN096078Q0

Charleston Wrap Fundraiser

Posted Sep 25, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized
Charleston Wrap Fundraiser began Friday, September 23rd!
Look for the Charleston Wrap catalogs to come home in your child’s backpacks soon.  Orders are due October 7th.

Red Robin Fundraiser

Posted Sep 21, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

Red Robin Logo | RedRobin.comRed Robin Gourmet Burgers & Brews 2500 S Harlem Road, North Riverside, IL 60546 708-329-7198

We’re raising the bar for schools by giving 10% back* now through September 25 Burgers for Better Schools!
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Valid 9/19/2016 through 9/25/2016. *10% of total sales, less fees and excluding tax and gift card purchases, will be donated to the school of your choice when you opt in, select an eligible school and use your Red Robin Royalty account at participating Red Robin locations. The donation amount will be calculated automatically and reflected on your member account dashboard after 24 hours. An eligible school must be selected prior to making a purchase at a participating Red Robin location. Valid at participating locations only. Not valid at Canadian locations. See terms for additional details at https://betterschools.redrobin.com/help/terms

Library Volunteers Needed

Posted Sep 21, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

Volunteers are needed in the library to help students to find books during checkout times. For the parents of Kindergartners, First and Second graders, you will also have the opportunity to read to the kids. The students always love getting to see their parents during the school day. Parents and Grandparents are welcome to volunteer. If you are interested in helping, please sign-up at http://signup.com/go/D4wzEU

PTA meeting this Friday During Movie Night

Posted Sep 21, 2016 | Category: Uncategorized

Please join us for our September PTA Meeting on Friday at 6:45 pm during Family Movie Night in the Multipurpose Room next door to the Gym.

 

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