NewsBytes  | November 04, 2018
No School November 6!!!
Coming Up at Sherwood:

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,


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!
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!!
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
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

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: (case sensitive). (Additional processing fee of $0.63 if purchasing online.) 

Contact Lisa McCoy at 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! 

Fall Picture Retake
End of First Quarter
PTA Donuts with Dudes (6th Grade Only)
Parent Teacher Conferences
No School
Veteran's Day Ceremony
PTA Grandparents' Open House
PTA Scholastic Book Fair
Parent-Teacher Conferences
No School 
PTA Play Performance (4-6 grades only)
PTA Play Performance (4-6 grades only)
No School - Fall Break
PTA Meeting

PTA Holiday Breakfast & Holiday Shop
Sherwood/Mercer/Wilson Band Concert
1st Grade Chorus Concert
Winter Orchestra Concert
Winter Chorus Concert
Yearbook/Candids Day for Pictures
21 Winter Celebration Parties
No School- Winter Break

2018 - 2019 PTA Board

Preside nt: Tracy Huebner

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

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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School Office Fax
(513)852-9084 (513)231-7565 (513)231-3666