Winchester Weekly

February 1, 2019

Upcoming Key Dates

February 2: Daddy Daughter Dance 6-8:30 pm

February 5: Family Skating Party 6-8pm @ Skatin Station Canton

February 6:
~ Reports Cards viewable on MiStar

~ Cookie Day @ Lunch - 50 cents (* see ingredients below *)

February 8: Mother Son Bowling 5:30-8 pm @ Novi Bowl Novi

February 12: Credit Union Deposit Day

February 15: Half Day - Mid-Winter Break (Dismissal 12:15pm)

February 18: No School - Mid-Winter Break

February 19: No School - Teacher Professional Day

Daddy Daughter Dance - Tomorrow Night!

Saturday Feb. 2nd 6-8:30pm. Wild Wild West Theme!

See attached flyer for further details & how to register. Hope to see you there!

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Mother Son Glow Bowling Bash

LAST CHANCE TO REGISTER for the Mother Son Glow Bowling Bash to be held Friday, February 8. To claim your spot, register online by clicking here before Sunday, February 3. After registering, return payment to school along with the attached form to ensure your registration is not cancelled. Also, if you have already registered online be sure to get your payment in ASAP to keep your spot.

If you have any questions, email

Family Skate Night

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Cookie Day

We will have Cookie Day on February 6th! Students will have the opportunity to purchase a chocolate chip cookie for 50 cents. Please see the following list of ingredients so you can make an informed decision for your child:

Chocolate Chip Cookie

Whole wheat flour, enriched flour (wheat flour, niacin, reduced iron, thiamine, mononitrate, [vitamin B1], riboflavin [vitamin B2], folic acid), sugar, eggs, vegetable shortening (canola oil, palm oil with mono and diglycerides), semi-sweet chocolate chips (sugar, chocolate liquor, cocoa butter, soy lecithin, salt, artificial flavor), oats, cream cheese (pasteurized milk and cream, cheese culture, salt, stabilizer [carob bean gum and/or guar gum and/or xanthan gum], modified wheat starch. Contains 2% or less of water, inulin, salt, leavening (sodium bicarbonate, sodium aluminum phosphate), dairy blend (whey, sodium caseinate, nonfat milk, soy lecithin, calcium phosphate, calcium oxide), soy lecithin, natural flavor.

* Contains milk, egg, wheat and soybean products *Consuming raw cookie dough increases your risk of food borne illness.

The PTA has Open Positions for the 2019-2020 School year

The PTA has openings on the board and many of their committees for next year. Please consider volunteering for one of them. You can reach out to any board member if you are interested or just have some questions about what a position looks like. You can also refer to the attached information below. Elections will be held at the regular PTA meeting on Wednesday, May, 1st at 8:35am

Tanya Pitkin, President

Lesli Winters, Vice Pres 1

Jill Anton, Vice President 2

Vijayshree Santhanam, Treasurer

Caroline Keros, Secretary

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Pal Sign Up Jan - June 2019

Please consider volunteering to assist in the lunchroom during your child/children's lunchtime. You can sign up for lower or upper elementary lunchtimes or both using the following link:

Yearbook Orders

ORDERING: Orders can be placed online. See attached info.

PHOTOS: We need your pictures. When submitting photos please be sure to upload the highest quality photo you can. The program we use to create the yearbook does not accept low quality photos.

If you have any questions, please contact:
Erika Eloff -
Jean Sterioff -

Office Hours

Our office is open from 8:00 to 4:30.

Contact us at (248) 465-2400


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