NewsBytes  | November 11, 2018
Books, Pizza,  Theater, and Grandparents!!!
Coming Up at Sherwood:

SIGN UP TODAY
Grandparents Open House at Sherwood
 
Monday, November 12
6:30-8:30 pm

Because this event is so popular, we added more time slots for Grandparents Open House.
 
Please RSVP no later than Friday, November 9.
 
 
We look forward to welcoming our grandparents & special friends to Sherwood Elementary for a fun-filled evening!
 
Sign up today as space is limited!
 
Join in on the fun as you create art together, taking fun photos, visiting the child's classroom and purchasing books from the Book Fair.
 
We look forward to seeing you on November 12!
Questions, contact Stacy Gillard, stacygillard05@gmail.com
 

SCHOLASTIC BOOK FAIR

Book Fair dates: 
Monday Nov. 12th 6:00-8:00pm (open during Grandparents' Night)  
T hursday, Nov. 15th 4:00-8:00pm (during conferences)
Friday, Nov. 16th 8:00am-4:00pm (during conference)
Online Fair Dates: Nov. 7th - Nov. 20th
 
During the week of November 12th during the specified dates and times, please come and shop the Scholastic Book Fair in the Media Center! Students love this annual event where proceeds benefit the Sherwood PTA. Students will be previewing the Book Fair and making wish lists to take home during the week of November 12th. This is a great opportunity to start your holiday shopping and to support Sherwood!
 
If you are unable to make it to the actual fair, Sherwood has an online Scholastic Book Fair site that has great selections and ships free to the school. Starting November 7th, the site address is:
 
 
We need volunteers to help run the Scholastic Book Fair. Please sign up using the link below. A huge thank you!
 
We look forward to seeing you at the Scholastic Book Fair! All purchases benefit Sherwood. Thank you!
Sherwood Theater Presents Annie Kids! 

Our thespians have been hard at work preparing for their performances next week! 
Remaining tickets will be available for purchase at the door for $5.00. Come early incase we sell out!  We'd love for families and staff to come support our talented students!

Performances held at Sherwood Elementary:
Friday, November 16th at 7pm. 
Saturday, November 17th at 5pm
Doors to gym open 15 mins prior to showtime. 
 
**reminder to all participants:  keep your costumes for the performance during school on Monday! 
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Attention all K - 3rd graders!

It's your turn to shine!  We have teamed up with Performing Arts for the production of 101 Dalmatians Kids.  
It's not too early to sign up for Auditions on December 13th from 5:00 - 6:00 pm. 

Cost: $70 due at auditions 

Schedule as follows:
Grades K-3 shows: 101 Dalmatians
Dec. 13. Auditions.  must sign up for a time
January 3 - February 28. Rehearsals on Thursday after school until 5 p.m.
March 7. Dress rehearsal. 6-8
March 8.  Performance during the school day  
March 8. Show at 7 p.m.
March 9. Show at 5 p.m.

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NEW! Volunteering at Sherwood- PLEASE READ

If you plan on volunteering at Sherwood, a background check will be required- period.There will be no exceptions to this requirement. 

You can complete your background check by visiting our Central Office (7946 Beechmont Ave.) 
Tuesdays or Thursdays from 7:30-3:00.  

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to call our Central Office at 231-3600

EASY Ways to Support the Sherwood PTA!!
Kroger
Link your Kroger card to Sherwood and a portion of what you spend will be donated to our school! 
Click  HERE  to enroll! Text Link
AmazonSmile
Do you shop Amazon? When you shop
they will donate a percentage of your amount spent to Sherwood.
Click  HERE  to sign up and shop AmazonSmile. xt Link
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Box Tops
Don't forget to collect Box Tops! 
Box Tops can be turned in at anytime. 
Each box top is worth 10 cents!
Contact Person:  Shawna Myers ink
JOIN THE SHERWOOD PTA!

By joining Sherwood's PTA, you are not committing to volunteering; 
you are just committing to supporting 
the school, students and staff.

It's that time of year again! Sherwood's PTA needs your support to be able to continue all the amazing things they do for our kids and our staff. 

Membership is only $15 and includes access to the online directory and a Sherwood calendar magnet. 

Fill out the flyer and return it to the school office with your payment (check made payable to "Sherwood PTA" or cash). Mark the envelope with "PTA Membership."  

You can also join online at: goo.gl/xNVLUp (case sensitive). (Additional processing fee of $0.63 if purchasing online.) 

Contact Lisa McCoy at lisamccoy9614@gmail.com with any questions.

FHIMA Coupon Book

Do you like to save money?
Do you like supporting the performing arts?

Buying a coupon book from FHIMA will do both of those things!  For $25 you can save hundreds of dollars at local businesses.  Please look at the link to see if your favorite places are in here, and buy the book!

Did you take pictures at a Sherwood event? 

Please share them with the Sherwood Yearbook Team. Your pictures could end up in the 2018-2019 Yearbook!  


We kindly ask that you: 
1. Please put what event you're sending in the subject. 
2. Send pictures as "actual size". They will get blurry and we won't be able to use them if they are not actual size. 
3. Limit the number of photos you send. We want your best shots! 


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November
2
Fall Picture Retake
2
End of First Quarter
2
PTA Donuts with Dudes (6th Grade Only)
5
Parent Teacher Conferences
6
No School
12
Veteran's Day Ceremony
12
PTA Grandparents' Open House
12-16
PTA Scholastic Book Fair
15-16
Parent-Teacher Conferences
16
No School 
16
PTA Play Performance (4-6 grades only)
17
PTA Play Performance (4-6 grades only)
21-23
No School - Fall Break
28
PTA Meeting
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December
1
PTA Holiday Breakfast & Holiday Shop
5
Sherwood/Mercer/Wilson Band Concert
6
1st Grade Chorus Concert
12
Winter Orchestra Concert
13
Winter Chorus Concert
14
Yearbook/Candids Day for Pictures
21 Winter Celebration Parties
24-1
No School- Winter Break


2018 - 2019 PTA Board

P reside nt: Tracy Huebner
tracyzhuebner@gmail.com

1st Vice President: Amy Overbey

2nd Vice President: Stacy Roe

3rd Vice President: Dallas Huang

4th Vice President: Jaime Lay

5th Vice President: Stacy Gillard

Treasurer: 
Julie Von Hertsenberg

Assistant Treasurer: 
Claire Furbay

Recording Secretary:
Ryann Lewis

Corresponding Secretary: 
Christina Beilfuss

Forest Hill Council Delegate: Debbie Welker




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Attendance
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