The List

PTO News for the Week of Monday, Dec. 9th

This Week In the List:

This issue of The List includes information for the following school events... SCROLL DOWN to get full details.

1. Important Dates - Looking Ahead

2. Lion King PTO Play Auditions MONDAY

3. Secret Gift Shop (Preview Hand-Crafted Items)

4. Flower Sale for Band/Orchestra/Chorus

5. Jules Thin Crust Spirit Night - THURSDAY

6. NES Logo Wear Flash Holiday Sale ~20% off!

7. Amazon Smile

8. Beat Street Dance Party - 6th Grade Social

Important Dates:

Dec. 9: Lion King PTO Musical Auditions (3:45-5:30)

Dec. 10-12: Secret Gift Shopping at NES for students

Dec. 11: Advanced Band/Orchestra Performance (7 pm)

Dec. 12: Jules Thin Crust Spirit Night (5-8pm)

Dec. 16: Lion King PTO Musical Audition Call Backs (3:45-5:30)

Dec. 16: Spirit Week - Holiday PJs

Dec. 17: Chorus Performance (7 pm)

Dec. 17: Spirit Week - Holiday Socks

Dec. 18: Spirit Week - Holiday Hat/Hair Day

Dec. 19: Spirit Week - Holiday Sweaters

Dec. 20: Spirit Week - All Holiday Gear!

Lion King Jr. PTO Musical

Auditions continue THIS MONDAY! You can still Sign up NOW - everything you need to know is on the PTO Website! Click on this button and we'll take you there!


When? December 10th - 12th

How? Shopping envelopes for $ were sent home with students

Time? Kids shop during recess periods

Who? All NES Students

What? Beautiful, hand-selected & hand-crafted gifts at affordable prices!

Price Range? Gifts priced from $1.00 - $10.00

Students shop in secret for parents, grandparents, brother, sister, aunt, uncle, teacher or BFFs!

For more detailed information and a sneak preview - Click HERE!

More volunteers are needed to help kids manage their shopping lists, budgets and ideas for gifts.

**Click HERE to volunteer!**

Flower Sale for NES Musicians & Vocalists!

Congratulate your NES musician or vocalist with flowers after their Winter Performance!

You can pre-order and pre-pay for your flowers now and pick them up at the winter concerts to share with your NES student. Take one thing off your to do list that night while supporting the NES 6th Grade Class!

Orders must be placed by Monday, December 9th at noon.

Click HERE to order!


Take a break from cooking on Thursday - stop in at Jules Thin Crust for dinner (dine in or take out) and mention "Newtown Elementary!" Our school receives 20% of proceeds!

NES Logo Wear Holiday Flash Sale!!

Buy logo wear now for the lowest prices of the year!

Pick up your purchases at school.

  • the evening of Dec. 17, 2019, 5:45-6:45 PM.

**Please Note: Orders will be fulfilled first-come, first-served, so sizes cannot be guaranteed. If your requested size is unavailable, you will have the option to select an alternative, have a refund issued or have us order the requested size for January delivery.


Shop AMAZON SMILE for the Holidays and You Can Earn $ for our School!!!

Yes! You read that right. You can do your holiday gift shopping at and earn money for our school and the entire student body at the same time! has all the same stuff as - the websites are identical!!

How, you ask?

It's simple and quick!

Follow the easy, step-by-step instructions HERE on the PTO website.

You can even do it on your iPhone; we show you how!

A few minutes of your time can help in BIG, BIG ways!!!


PTO General Meeting Minutes

Missed the last PTO General Meeting? No problem...

Click HERE to access all meeting minutes.

Volunteers Always Welcome!

Are you interested in helping out at an upcoming event, or would you like to join a planning or fundraiser committee? Maybe you're not quite sure but you simply want to be involved! Start by telling us what you would like to do or help with...even if you're not sure.

Click HERE to see where you would like to help out!