Perry Innovation Center

September 24, 2021

Help Needed

During the next month, you will hear many updates and reminders about our annual raffle fundraiser. This is a very important fundraiser for our school as the proceeds pay for our field trips, teaching supplies like extra novels, trips to camp and much more. All students benefit from the fundraiser.

We are hoping each student can sell 15 tickets at $10 each. The drawing will be on Nov. 15 for four cash prizes - $1,000, $750, $500, and $250. Envelopes with 15 raffle tickets are sorted, labelled, and ready for pick up in our office or we can send them home with your student at your request - please call (810) 591-6078 or email to have them sent home. For raffles, we must carefully track the tickets and funds, which is why we cannot just pass them out to our students. The fundraiser will last until Nov. 8 and any unsold tickets must be returned. Whether you sell 15, 40, or 1, every ticket counts!

Some families have asked if they can just make a donation instead of selling raffle tickets. That is absolutely fine, but if you can, fill out the ticket stubs with your name that match your donation - you might win big! :)

We appreciate all the support from our families with this fundraiser. We have incentives each month including Froyo gift cards for the top sellers in September. All ticket stubs and funds must be turned into the office by end of day on Sept. 30 for the opportunity to win a September prize.

Thank you again,

Amber Hall, PIC Director

Raffle Ticket Fundraiser Progress - Week 1 - 9/24/21

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Ready for the Homecoming Parade!

PIC students and families are welcome to join us at 4:30 p.m. at slots 46-47 on Jewett Trail to walk in the parade! Each student needs an adult with them. Thank you!
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Homecoming Pep Assembly at PIC!

Looking for Guest Speakers

As part of their study of the world regions and different religions, Upper School is looking for guest speakers on the topic of Judaism and Hinduism. If any of our PIC families have connections with someone knowledgeable about either of these topics, please contact Karen Cormany at

Evening Office Hours

Ms. Windom, PIC's Student Advisor and Dr., Hall, PIC Director will be available for families one evening a month for virtual office hours. Please join us on Zoom ( on the following dates from 6:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

* Monday, Oct. 4

* Tuesday, Nov. 9

* Wednesday, Dec. 8

* Thursday, Jan. 13

* Tuesday, Feb. 15

* Monday, Mar. 21

* Wednesday, Apr. 13

If you have questions, concerns, feedback, or would like to discuss teaching and learning, please join us. This is an informal meeting, but we are planning to have an article, blog, or video to share and discuss about education and kids. :)