Gator Gazette

April 12, 2018

FREE Family Event - Celebration of Families and Empty Bowls Project - Saturday April 14th

Parent & Family Resource Fair

Saturday, April 14, 2018

10:00am- 2:00pm

Cedar Ridge High School


See the attachment for details

Spring Fling is next Friday, April 20th! Tickets are cheaper on-line!

Our Annual Spring Fling Carnival is on April 20th from 5:30pm - 7:30pm and wristbands are on sale for $15! Click the link below and purchase your tickets at the discounted rate through April 15th online here: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084eaeaf2ea0f85-presale


Adults and children 4 & under are FREE! Spring Fling is going "Old School Family Style" this year! Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and fill your belly at the concessions stand! We're keeping costs low so everyone can relax & the kids can run themselves SILLY! We've worked so hard to plan an amazing event for our community and we need everyone to come! We have inflatable bouncy castles, obstacle courses, games with prizes, face painting, a balloon twisting clown, our favorite petting zoo with tons of animals, a train that the whole family can ride, a DJ and lots of photo opportunities! Wristbands cover every activity! Concessions and KONA Ice cost extra but we get a portion back on sales!


PTA will sell wristbands outside at pickup from 2pm - 3:15pm on April, 16th, 17th and 18th. Cash/Credit/Check is accepted!


Spring Fling Parent Volunteers please sign up here - 2 FREE wristbands for volunteers!

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/508084eaeaf2ea0f85-spring


If you have multiple children and/or the wristband cost would stop your family from being able to attend please contact Kristal_Shanahan@roundrockisd.org and she will work it out with you so everyone can attend. All discussions are kept confidential. We are ONE Family.

MAKE APRIL 25TH A FAMILY NIGHT! DINNER AT ZAXBY'S, BOOK FAIR, & ARTOME!

Go to Zaxby's before or after Bookfair and Artome!

Make this a family night - eat at Zaxby's from 5-10pm - they will donate 10% back to Gattis.


Book Fair "Paws for a Good Book"


Parents, our bookfair is just around the corner. We need your help to make this a success. Please see below for volunteer opportunities and information about when and how you can make purchases.


Teachers will take students to the bookfair to preview the books available for purchase on April 23rd or 24th. The book fair will open for sales on April 25th and students will have an opportunity to make purchases during the school day on the 25th, 26th & until noon on the 27th.


We will be open late for the book fair and our Artome Gallery on Wednesday, the 25th from

5-7pm.


- volunteer sign up link

http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040f4eacae229-spring


We also have a corresponding online book fair, just in case Grandma can't make the book fair or we run out of a title. Please share the link in your newsletter.


- link to the online fair


https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=gattiselementarysch


ARTOME GALLERY NIGHT!

Please join us on Wednesday, April 25th from 5-7pm to view a piece of your child's artwork, framed and mounted ready for purchase. The children are so excited to show off their artwork in the style of a REAL Art Gallery. Please see the attached flyer.

YEARBOOKS ON SALE NOW!

Buy your yearbook before they're gone!

http://www.balfour.com/texas/round-rock/gattis-elementary-school/

PTA will take yearbook orders outside the school during pickup from 2pm - 3:15pm

April, 16th, 17th and 18th. Cash/Check/Credit accepted!