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

Box Tops For Education – October Drive

Posted Oct 21, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

Dear Ames students, family and friends,

Box Tops For Ames Elementary School did amazing last month.  Let’s keep the spirit going. Ms. Basek’s class won in September. Which class will take the trophy and win a prize in October? This month’s Prize is brought to you by Brookfield Zoo City Treats! Please submit this form GhoulsForSchools.OctoberForm by October 30th complete with teachers name and if in kindergarten state AM or PM.  Follow https://m.facebook.com/BTFAmesElementarySchool for updates.

Questions? Please contact Aisha Ilic at ladieluxx@gmail.com

 

Ames Election Day Bake Sale

Posted Oct 21, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

AMES ELECTION DAY BAKE SALE: Got Baked Goods?

The Ames PTA will host an Election Day Bake Sale on Tuesday, Nov. 6, at Riverside Village Hall!

Please sign up for a shift at the table or bake some goodies for us to sell!  

All contributions welcome. This is a popular community event and EVERYTHING will go!  
Click this link to sign up: http://signup.com/go/YiOFioL

Questions? Contact Cristin Evans: cristin.evans@gmail.com or text 773-615-6243.

Science in a Bag Makeup

Posted Oct 21, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

Thursday is a makeup for anyone who missed an experiment. Please return all materials to the bins outside the library by Wednesday of next week.

If you have any questions, please contact Katie Kowal at K8banner@yahoo.com.

Library Readers/Helpers still Needed

Posted Oct 21, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized, Volunteers

Library Readers/Helpers still needed for this week:

Wednesday
11:00 – 11:20 for Ms. Giger’s class
12:20 – 12:50 for Ms. Collins’ class
Thursday
2:20 – 2:50 for Ms. Hickeys class
Friday
8:50 – 9:20 for Ms. Munson’s class

Please sign up at http://signup.com/go/EUfUdvk.

5B’s BBQ Ticket Sales Extended to Monday, October 22nd

Posted Oct 17, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

BBQ Ticket Sales Extended to Monday, Oct 22nd

Tickets can still be purchased for next weeks BBQ.  Don’t miss out on this popular, once a year opportunity.  We have received rave reviews about the food from 5Bs catering. It is truly delicious. Plus, you can’t get much more convenient than drive thru pick up at our own school.  Enjoy a great meal while supporting our school.

Date: Wednesday, Oct 24th

Time: 5:30 to 6:30 pm

Where: Ames School parking lot and gym

Ticket sales due date: Monday, Oct 22nd

Volunteers are also still needed. Please sign up at http://signup.com/go/FJaibHq .

Questions? Contact Debbie Kummer at 708-263-7646 or at deb.kummer@sbcglobal.net.

Thank You Ames Families!

Posted Oct 14, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

 

Because of your generosity and our Ames teachers and principal for agreeing to be pie’d and taped, we raised over $4,000 for our GaGa Ball pit! Thank you for your support!

Library Readers/Helpers Still Needed

Posted Oct 14, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

 

Library Readers/Helpers still needed for this week:

Wednesday

10:20 – 10:40 for Ms. McPherson’s class
12:20 – 12:50 for Ms. Collins’ class
1:50 – 2:20 for Ms. Kinkin’s class
2:20 – 2:50 for Ms. Basek’s class

Friday

9:20 – 9:50 for Ms. Ohlman’s class

Please sign up at http://signup.com/go/EUfUdvk.

Science in a Bag Reminder

Posted Oct 7, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

Science in a Bag continues for two more weeks. Remember to return experiments by Tuesday and pick up the next one Thursday morning.

If you have any questions, please contact Katie Kowal at K8banner@yahoo.com.

5 Bs BBQ Dinner – Tickets Due Tuesday, October 16th

Posted Oct 7, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

 

It’s BBQ Time!

Our annual 5 Bs BBQ Dinner drive-thru is Wednesday, October 24th from 5:30 to 6:30 pm. You can support our school while taking the night off from cooking. Pick up your delicious, hot off the grill, BBQ dinners at the school “drive thru” or stay and eat with friends and family. All students should have received a BBQ Dinner packet with tickets for purchase. The class that sells the most tickets will win a pizza party!


Date: Wednesday, Oct 24th

Time: 5:30 to 6:30 pm

Where: Ames School parking lot and gym

Ticket sales due date: Tuesday, Oct 16th

Many volunteers are needed to make this event a success. Last year we packed and delivered over 200 BBQ meals in 1 hour. Please consider volunteering. Students 4th grade and older are also welcome and encouraged to help. This is a great opportunity for students to actively participate in supporting their school. Please sign up at http://signup.com/go/FJaibHq .

Questions? Contact Debbie Kummer at 708-263-7646 or at deb.kummer@sbcglobal.net.

PieFace A Teacher! – Go GaGa for Ames Pie Edition

Posted Oct 3, 2018 | Category: Uncategorized

Tickets also available to purchase via Cheddar up using this link https://pie-face-a-teacher.cheddarup.com