TEMS PTO Blast                                                                            April 22, 2018
Quick Links

Our Next PTO Meeting is
May 2, 2018 
at 9:00 a.m.  
 
Check out our Meeting Schedule and minutes from this year's Meetings  
click here 

Would you like to get involved?    
Click here to see how you can help!     
Click here for our volunteer form!


Cultural Arts Programs   
Brought to you by your
TEMS PTO  
Visit our Cultural Arts Page to see what is coming next!  
Buy a Student Directory for $10 at the TEMS School Store.
 
Click here for the PTO website

Keep sending in those Box Tops!
So far this year,  
TEMS has earned $383.50
The Collection box is located in the front office. 
Keep on Clippin'! 
TEMS Bulldog
School Sports Information
If you have a question about weather cancellations, call the Athletic Hotline
610.240.1250  
for daily schedules & updates! 
 
Click here for School sports schedules
 
Visit the TEMS Athletics website here 
 
cinch bag
 
TEMS Spirit Wear Available Here!
 
Visit our Spiritwear store online anytime.
Click Link to order NOW  here
or you can find the link on our TEMSPTO  website .

I'm a Bulldog!
Campaign
For direct money donations to the
TEMS PTO
click here 

Thank you for supporting the  
TEMS PTO!
 Visit the   T/E-Bulletin Board
to learn of what's happening around the Tredyffrin & Easttown Townships


April 26, 27 & 28
YMCA Theater Presents
  OLIVER the Musical  
at TEMS 
The TEMS PTO  Needs YOU...
Many thanks to everyone for all of your interest in the open PTO positions for the 2018-19 school year. This is a wonderful opportunity to become involved at TEMS and there is something to fit everyone's schedule. Please consider volunteering your time and talents.  Below is a list of the current open positions for next year. To learn more about all of the PTO committees, please click here. If you have any question or if you would like to volunteer, please contact Renee Del Viscio @ renee.delviscio@comcast.net and/or Michelle Barton @ michellelynnbarton@gmail.com.

-Executive Vice President
-Volunteer Coordinator
-Back to School Sale
-5th/6th Grade Social (Spring) 
-Dance Chaperone
-8th Grade Recognition
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training
Presented by ARCH

ARCH is once again offering this program - 
Youth Mental Health First Aid Training         to parents in our community.
May 14 & May 21st
Click here for more information.


Welcome  
to the  
GREEN
CORNER      
 
 

Earth Day 2018  
Protecting our planet one step at a time.... 
click here for 1 0 E as y W ay s fo r P ar e n t s t o B e G r e e n  click here for Recycling 101: important information on recycling


Recycle With Staples! 
Recycling at STAPLES is rewarding
 
Doing your part for Earth Day is easy.
Just bring in your old electronics to our stores, April 22nd - April 28th
Rewards members receive $10 off their next purchase of $30 or more when you recycle unwanted electronics * It's free to become a rewards member
You DO NOT need to be a Staples reward member to recycle or trade in items
 For more information click here. 

If you have any questions, comments or suggestions, please contact Heather Hill at 610-640-3805 or send her an e-mail at   globularclusters@yahoo.com.    
For more on recycling visit TEMS Green Initiative link.

Welcoming Committee Coffee

It's our last Welcoming Committee coffee of the year at the Gryphon Cafe,
105 W. Lancaster, Wayne, on May 18, from 9:00- 11:00 am. Summer camps or ideas are on the menu.  Please join.

SAVE THE DATE 

The TEMS Spring Book Fair
at Barnes and Noble is coming,
Wednesday, May 23rd !
Stock up on required summer reading & more!
 
Still need to Order a Yearbook?

Just a few weeks left to order the 2017-18 TEMS Yearbook!
Cost of each book is now $30. Copies are limited and will be available for purchase until Saturday, May 5, 2018. Online purchases can be made at www.jostens.com. Orders can also be taken by Mrs. Matilla in Room 204. (Only checks made payable to TREDYFFRIN-EASTTOWN MIDDLE SCHOOL will be accepted for in-school orders)

World Cultural Museum Day

TEMS is celebrating World Cultural Museum Day on Friday, May 11th.  We are looking for parent volunteers to share cultural items and displays from around the world to help teach our students about all of the world's cultures.  For more details, please contact Mr. David Hardy @ hardyd@tesd.net   Thank you!

From the School Nurse

Looking ahead to the 2018-2019 School year, see the attached letter form the School Nurse to see what is required in the way of Doctor and Dentist visits!  
Important Dates at TEMS... Calendar  
 
May 2PTO Meeting 9:00a.m. 
May 2 - Grade 6A to Rock Wall Trip
May 2 - 8th Grade Variety Show 7 p.m.
May 3 - Grade 6B to Rock Wall Trip  
May 7 -   5/6 Spring Concert 
May 10 - 7/8 Spring Concert 
May 15 - No School 
May 18 - Welcoming Committee Coffee  
May 22 - Williamsburg Parent Meeting 6:30 p.m.
May 23 - Spring Book Fair at Barnes & Noble
May 28 - No School 
May 29 - Grade 8 Move up Day @ CHS