D67 PTA Cardinal Newsletter

Vol. 4 - November 11

Welcome to Vol. 4 of the D67 Cardinal PTA Newsletter!

This newsletter is designed to keep you informed about upcoming events and ways to support the Cardinal community -- all in ONE PLACE!

Coming up:

  • Sun., Nov. 11 - Sun., Nov. 18 - Spirit Wear FREE SHIPPING week!
  • Tues., Nov. 13 - Monthly D67 PTA Meeting
  • Thurs, Nov. 15 - 1st & 2nd Grade Music Festival
  • Sun., Nov. 18 - Fall Book Fair @ Half Price Books - Volunteers needed!
  • Sun., Nov. 18 - Dine & Donate @ McDonald's, Chili's or Buffalo Wild Wings
  • Mon., Nov. 19 - Parent/Teacher Conferences - Donations needed for teacher dinner!
  • Mon., Nov. 19 - Fri., Nov. 23 - Thanksgiving Break

Save the date:

  • Mon., Nov. 26 - Holiday Cash Card Orders Open
  • Tues., Dec. 4 - Holiday Bonanza (gift store, chorus performance and more!)
  • Wed., Dec. 5 - Early Dismissal from School
  • Wed., Dec. 5 - Dine & Donate @ Panda Express
  • Thurs., Dec. 6 - Golf Winter Concert
  • Fri., Dec. 7 - Holiday Cash Card Orders Due
  • Tues., Dec. 11 - Monthly D67 PTA Meeting

Spirit Wear FREE Shipping Week!

Check out the new items in our Spirit Wear store, and order Cardinal gear for your family with FREE shipping! Free shipping promotion runs from Sunday, Novemer 11 - Sunday November 18, 2018.

Support our teachers!

Conference Dinner Donation Sign-up

Help support our teachers during their long day of parent/teacher conferences! Sign up to donate an meal item or gift card for their dinner on November 19. Thank you in advance for your generous contributions!

Click here to sign up!


Sunday, November 18, 1:00 - 5:00 p.m.

Half Price Books in Village Crossing
5605 West Touhy Avenue, Niles, IL


We are looking for volunteers to help wrap gifts, assist with the teacher book wish list and read stories to children who attend! Contact Su Lam, sulamfam@gmail.com, with any questions!

Click this link to sign up for a time slot!

Join us at Half Price Books in Village Crossing for:
  • Story time (hosted by D67 parents and teachers)
  • Teacher book gift list (pick up holiday gifts for your kid's teachers!)
  • Free gift wrapping
  • Free reusable tote bag with purchase
  • Teachers get 10% off purchase (with ID)

20% of all sales between 1:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m. will benefit D67 PTA.

What can I buy at Half Price Books?

Thank you for supporting the 8th Grade play - Beauty & the Beast, Jr!

International Celebration of Cultures (ICOC)

Friday, January 25, 2019 @ 6:30 p.m., Golf Middle School
Tickets at the door - $2 per person

The International Celebration of Cultures is an amazing event, where so many families and friends of D67 come together and have a great time sharing who we are! The planning for this wonderful event has begun, check out how you can get involved!


  • Performers needed - We are looking for talented students and parents to perform a cultural dance, demonstration, poem or other performance during the the ICOC. If interested, please contact Jeanne Austria, jeanne.austria@gmail.com.
  • Culture table hosts needed - We are also looking for families who would like to host a culture table during the event. If interested, please contact Kristina Otte, kristinaotte1@gmail.com.
  • Event volunteers needed! - Volunteers are also needed to help set up, clean up or do other tasks during the event. If interested please contact Prasan Fernando, prasanfernando@hotmail.com.

PTA Meeting Next Week

Tues., Nov. 13 @ 7:00 p.m.

Golf Middle School Media Center

All are welcome!