Notes Home  –  Monday, January 28, 2019

School Delays/Closures:  Our school scheduled will not be impacted regardless of the impending low temperatures that are being predicted for this week.  Should there be an a accumulation of ice or snow, we will let you know via text messaging.

Text Alert for Verizon Users – Verizon did reverse its decision and they will now go back to supporting the Remind Text Alert system.  You will continue to receive text messages as usual.

PTO  Update:

Ticket Sales – PTO is selling tickets/answering questions each morning from 8:15-8:45 – $50 per person (includes one glass of pre-dinner wine/beer).  Fill out attached form (or pick one up in the office) return with a check made out to Montessori PTO.

What’s new?  For the Soiree, we’ll be doing mobile bidding through our phones.  Attached are the directions if you want to get a head start on setting up your account.

Champagne Toast Sponsorship:

This year we are excited to offer attendees an opportunity to celebrate together with a toast to 40 years of Montessori Academy with a glass of champagne, or a nonalcoholic alternative. A Champagne Toast Sponsorship has been created to fund this cost. Attached is an updated sponsorship form. Please considered giving to this specific item. Champagne Toast Sponsors will have their family names listed on auction website, event program, slideshow, and the PTO Bulletin Board.

Colts tickets to the first regular season game, Suite tickets for 4 to see Blake Shelton at the Ford Center, Cabin stay and wine tasting at the Farmer and the Frenchman, Evansville Thunderbolts Tickets, family photography sessions, Disney Park Hopper Tickets, golf outings, Scrap-booking Lovers Delight from Stampin Up, Kindermusik basket, Harry Potter Basket, Outdoor Fun Basket, Spa Baskets, sports outings, memorabilia and much more

16th Annual Montessoiree – 40th Anniversary of Montessori Academy

What:  Largest fundraiser of the year!  Fun adult evening with dinner, silent/live auction, dancing!

When:  Saturday, February 23rd from 5:00 to 10:00

Sponsorship Packages from $100 Friends and Family level up to $1500 Platinum Sponsors.  See attached for additional information.  Due back on or before Thurs., Jan. 31st.

Donations – Items, experiences, lessons, etc.  Form attached. Return on or before Jan. 31st.

What we need…

Basket Donations – All sizes to package auction items.  If you have any leftover from the holidays, we can use them!

Wine/Scratch Off Lottery Ticket Donations through this Thursday, January 31st. – All brands/price points/etc. of wine for wine baskets and any type of scratch off lottery tickets.  Wine can be placed in the donation basket in the dining groom.  It will get collected each day.  Lottery tickets have a drop off box in the dining room.