TEMS PTO Blast                                                                                     March 03, 2019
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Our Next PTO Meeting is March 6, 2019
at 9 a.m.

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

Please help us reach our fundraising goal for the I'm A Bulldog! Campaign by

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school store
Attention Parents! 
Are you looking for a way to volunteer at school and interact with the kids? Join the School Store staff!  Only a 2 hour commitment, once a month.  
Please contact temsstore@gmail.com for more info. Volunteer clearances are a requirement to work at the store. More info 

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School Sports Information
If you have a question about weather cancellations, call
the Athletic Hotline
for daily schedules & updates! 
Click here for School sports schedules
Visit the TEMS Athletics website here 
Are you a frequent Amazon shopper?  
Please consider shopping with Amazon thru the TEMS PTO website when doing your shopping. Each purchase can earn the PTO a percentage back!
Go to temspto.org
and click on the Amazon link provided.  
Yes, it is that easy!
**friendly reminder you'll need to click through the link each & every time you shop and items will need to be placed in the cart after you click on the link.
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Keep sending in those Box Tops!
  So far this year, TEMS  has earned
The Collection box is located in the front office. 
Keep on Clippin'! 

 Visit the
to learn of what's happening around the Tredyffrin & Easttown Townships

Conestoga Baseball 
is hosting a Youth Clinic!  
March 17th
more info here    
Upcoming Events 
Mar. 5 - Ross Greene
 Mar. 6 -Ross Greene
March 22, 2019 
click here for more info  
or to buy tickets
Disclaimer:  TEMS  PTO  is not responsible for the activities or events of outside organizations. Local community organizations that primarily serve TEMS students may submit a request to have information posted in the Community Links section of the  PTO Blast  by sending an email to  temspto@gmail.com 

Friday, March 29, 2019
  Berwyn United Methodist Church  
doors to open at 6:30 p.m.  
Trivia Begins at 7:30 p.m.   
It's Almost Here!  
A Super Fun Night with Friends! There are only a few tables left!  
Don't miss out on the fun!  
Get your table before they are gone!  
If you would like to purchase a table,  
click here .  
If you are looking for a single seat or even a few seats, please contact Tricia Jennings (tjennings99@verizon.net).    
If you have any questions regarding the event, you can contact  
Tricia Jennings at tjennings99@verizon.net  
Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Above the Influence Logo
Above the Influence Day is a day where we can embrace our " natural highs " . You can help spread the message!
All proceeds go to the Caron Foundation (used to help students who are battling an addiction or mental health issues) www.caron.org
T - shirts $12 (sold during lunch) 3/7, 3/8, 3/11, 3/12, morning of 3/13  
Donuts $2       (before school) 3/13  
Pretzels $1      (after school)   3/13  
Juice Boxes $1 (after school)   3/13
Bracelets $1    (before school) 3/13

New Tentative Last Day of School is June 13, 2019

Due to the emergency closing day on February 20, 2019, the new tentative last day of school student students in grades 1-12 is June 13, 2019.    Click here for an updated 2018-2019 single page calendar 
The PTO is looking for an 8th grade parent to chair 8th Grade Recognition which takes place on the last day of school. Many volunteers are already on the committee, we just need a chairperson to coordinate this wonderful event. If you are interested or have any questions, please reach out to Tricia Jennings ( tjennings99@verizon.net ) or Renee Del Viscio  ( renee.delviscio@comcast.net ).
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7/8 Spring Sports Information

All students who wish to play Spring Sports must submit PIAA Forms. 

If your child has participated in a Fall or Winter sport in 2018-19, only a Re-certification form is needed.
If the Spring season will be the first time your student participates in a sport, a PIAA Comprehensive Initial 
Participation form is required. 
Until students have handed in completed forms, they may not participate in sports.
(Including tryouts)
(Also available in the Main Office - See Mrs. Sarvas)

Parent Meeting for BLAX, GLAX, Softball, and Track will be held on 3/8 at 4:30 in the Large Gym.
Baseball tryouts will be held on the following dates:
8 th Grade - Monday 3/11 - Thursday 3/14
7 th Grade - Monday 3/18 - Thursday 3/21

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Tredyffrin Township has partnered with Curb My Clutter - new curbside electronic & clothing collection 

Every year we throw away 97 billion pounds of electronics & 27 billion pounds of clothing - the good news is most clothing and electronics can be REUSED & RECYCLED through Curb My Clutter

click here to find out how it works ....
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.

Yearbooks are on Sale Now!
The TEMS 2019 yearbook is on sale now. There are 2 easy ways to purchase. Order online at www.jostens.com or   
in - school orders can be placed by check (ONLY) with Mrs. Matilla in room 106. 
IMPORTANT Information from the School Nurse:

-Please continue to check your student's head for lice.

-6 th grade Physical exams are due to the Nurse. If you are scheduling an appointment now, please request that Tdap & MCV vaccines be administered as they are required PRIOR to the first day of 7 th grade.

-7 th grade dental exams are due to the Nurse. Please schedule a dental appointment ASAP if necessary.

Please contact Leigh Ann Coary, RN at coaryl@tesd.net with any questions.
Important Dates at TEMS...   

03/05 - Gr. 7 P/T/C Meeting 7:15 a.m. 
03/06 - PTO Meeting  
03/07 - Gr. 6 P/T/C Meeting 7:15 a.m.
03/08 - Spring Sports parent Meeting 
03/12 - Gr. 5 P/T/C Meeting 7:15 a.m.
03/15 - 7/8 Musical  7:00 p.m.
03/16 - 7/8 Musical 1:00 p.m.
03/20 - Dance China New York Assemblies
03/22 - FLITE Welcomes the Harlem Wizards 
03/28 - Gr. 8 Trip to Washington D.C.