Perk E. Mail

Perkiomen Valley School District's Monthly E-Newsletter

November 2015

Welcome!

Thank you for taking a look at our monthly e-newsletter. We hope you will find this email a useful tool for learning about what's happening in our district. We will share information about district/school events, initiatives and happenings, as well as those events being organized by our many supporting organizations. If you are interested in promoting your event via Perk E-mail, please email jlester@pvsd.org for more information.

TOP STORIES

EVERGREEN ELEMENTARY NEWS

See the pictures below for top stories from Evergreen Elementary School from last month. To see more, visit our website.

SCHWENKSVILLE ELEMENTARY NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from Schwenksville Elementary School from last month. To see more, visit our website.

SKIPPACK ELEMENTARY NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from Skippack Elementary School from last month. To see more, please visit our website.

SOUTH ELEMENTARY NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from South Elementary School from last month. To see more, please visit our website.

PVMS EAST NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from PVMS East from last month. To see more, please visit our website.

PVMS WEST NEWS

See pictures from top stories from PVMS West from last month. To view more, please visit our website.

PVHS NEWS

See pictures and top stories from PVHS from last month. To see more, visit our website.

Support PV Cheerleaders by Eating Breakfast Out on Nov. 14

Flapjack Fundraiser at Applebees (Royersford)


Saturday, Nov. 14, from 8 to 10 a.m.


You can buy tickets in advance from Junior Varsity or Varsity Cheerleaders you know or contact Karie Middleton at Karmid09@gmail.com or Christy Berkheiser at cberk@spring-ford.net.


Children $5 and adults $7, or you can also buy tickets at the door.

Boys and Girls Basketball Clinics Offered Nov. 14

The PVHS Boys and Girls Basketball teams will be running clinics for boys and girls in grades 2-8 on Saturday, Nov. 14. The boys' clinic will run from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. and the girls' clinic will run from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. Students will work on drills, fundamentals and take part in challenges to help them prepare for the season. The cost is $25. Click here for the boys' registration form. Click here for the girls' registration form.

Get Your Holiday Shopping Done and Support South Elementary!

Shop at Learning Express Toys in the Providence Town Center on Nov. 19 and 20 to support South Elementary School. Show the coupon to receive 10% off your purchase and have 10% donated to South.


Or, if jewelry is more of what you're looking for, shop at Michelle's Jewelry Studio in Trappe from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Dec. 10 and 11. Mention the fundraiser, and 20% of your purchase price will be donated to South.

PVSD Foundation News

Here are some updates from the PVSD Foundation:


  • Thanks to all who contributed to our Mixed Bag fundraiser - together we raised over $11,000! Stay tuned for a delivery date on these items.
  • A reminder that tickets are on sale NOW for the Harlem Wizards, who are coming to PVHS on Friday, Nov. 20. Tickets purchased by Nov. 17 are $10. Click here for a ticket order form. Tickets purchased after that are $12. The PV DREAM TEAM is ready to take on the Wizards. Plan ahead and save!
  • Registration for our next Dodgeball Tournament will be held from Jan. 9 to Feb. 6. Stay tuned for details!
  • Would you like to be a part of the PVSD Foundation? If so, please email us at pvsdfoundation@gmail.com for information. We are a group of parents, community members and staff that work together to raise funds to enhance the education of the students in our district. #givebackgetback #teacherscountonus #dodgeball

Save the Date! Glenn Miller Orchestra is Coming Nov. 29

The Glenn Miller Orchestra is coming to PV on Sunday, Nov. 29, and our own high school Jazz Band will kick off the performance. Tickets are $25 (ages 65 and under) or $20 (students/65 and over/veterans). Tickets may be purchased in advance by calling the Perkiomen Valley Music Boosters at (610) 349-7526. More information is available at http://glennmillerorchestra.com/.

PVHS Biology Club Hosts Fundraiser at Michelle's Jewelry Studio on Dec. 1

Shop Dec. 1 at Michelle's Jewelry Studio in Trappe and mention you're supporting the Perkiomen Valley High School Biology Club. Doing so will ensure 20% of your purchase supports the club and its trip to Wallop's Island. For more information, click here for a flyer.

Parents' Day Out - Dec. 5

Perkiomen Valley High School's Interact Club is offering PV parents a break on Dec. 5 by organizing the annual Parents' Day Out event. From 1 to 4 p.m. in the high school cafeteria, members of the Interact Club will watch children in grades K-5 and allow parents three hours of time in which they can run errands, shop for the holidays, or just relax!


The cost is $15 for one child and $10 for each additional child. Children will participate in games, stories, crafts and watch a movie. A soft pretzel and water will be provided. Please complete the application and send it to the high school with a check made payable to "Rotary Interact PVHS" by Dec. 2 to reserve a spot.

PVSD Policy Committee Meeting

Tuesday, Nov. 17th, 7pm

3 Iron Bridge Drive

Collegeville, PA

PVSD School Visitation Day for American Education Week

When:

Wednesday, Nov. 18


  • 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. for elementary schools
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. for middle and high schools



Where:

All buildings

PVSD Athletic Committee Meeting

Wednesday, Nov. 18th, 6:30pm

High School Drive

Collegeville, PA

PVSD Home & School Coordinating Council Meeting

Thursday, Nov. 19th, 9:15-11:15am

3 Iron Bridge Drive

Collegeville, PA

PVSD Foundation Presents the Harlem Wizards

Friday, Nov. 20th, 6:30pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

Visit pvsdfoundation.org for ticket information!

High School Fall Play

Friday, Nov. 20th, 7:30pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

High School Fall Play

Saturday, Nov. 21st, 7:30pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

There will be an additional matinee performance this day at 2 p.m.

PVSD In-Service Days (No School for Students)/Parent-Teacher Conferences

When:

Monday, Nov. 23

Tuesday, Nov. 24


Where:

All Schools

PVSD Holiday (No School for Students)

When:

Wednesday, Nov. 25


Where:

All Schools

PVSD Holiday (Schools and Offices Closed) - Happy Thanksgiving!

When:

Thursday, Nov. 26

Friday, Nov. 27


Where:

All Buildings

PV Music Boosters Present the Glenn Miller Band

Sunday, Nov. 29th, 7pm

Perkiomen Valley Middle School East, 100 Kagey Road, Collegeville, PA 19426

The Glenn Miller Orchestra is coming to PV, and our own high school Jazz Band will kick off the performance. Tickets are $25 (ages 65 and under) or $20 (students/65 and over/veterans). Tickets may be purchased in advance by calling the Perkiomen Valley Music Boosters at (610) 349-7526. More information is available at http://glennmillerorchestra.com/.

PVSD Safety & Operations Committee Meeting

Monday, Dec. 7th, 6pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

PVSD School Board Reorganization/Work Session/Finance Committee Meeting-of-the-Whole

Monday, Dec. 7th, 7:30pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

About Us

The mission of the Perkiomen Valley School District is to provide a rich academic and cultural learning environment that maximizes available resources to assure that all students grow intellectually, socially, and emotionally, attaining the skills necessary to become successful citizens.