Perk E. Mail

Perkiomen Valley School District's Monthly E-Newsletter

March 2016

Greetings!

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. For more news and photos, please visit our website.

SCHWENKSVILLE ELEMENTARY NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from Schwenksville Elementary School from last month. For more news and photos, please visit our website.

SKIPPACK ELEMENTARY NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from Skippack Elementary School from last month. For more news and photos, please visit our website.

SOUTH ELEMENTARY NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from South Elementary School from last month. For additional photos and news, please visit our website.

PVMS EAST NEWS

See pictures below for top stories from PVMS East from last month. For more news and photos, please visit our website.

PVMS WEST NEWS

See pictures from top stories from PVMS West from last month. For more news and photos, please visit our website.

PVHS NEWS

See pictures and top stories from PVHS from last month. For additional photos and news, please visit our website.

PV Soccer Boosters Super Smash Brothers Tournament Tonight!

The PV Soccer Boosters are hosting a Super Smash Brothers Tournament from 5:30 to 9 p.m. in the high school cafeteria tonight (March 16). the Cost is $10 per player and the event is open to high school and middle school students. You may pay at the door. For more information, click here.

Montgomery County IU Presents Resource Expo March 31

Montgomery County Intermediate Unit will present a resource expo for families, educators and students on Thursday, March 31, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Perkiomen Valley High School. Over 50 vendors will be available to discuss supports for students with disabilities, their families and educators. For more information, click here.

PV Post Prom Spring Clothing Drive Planned for April 3

If you're preparing to do some spring cleaning, please set aside your gently used items for the PV Post Prom Committee's Spring Clothing Drive on Sunday, April 3, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at South Elementary School. Please click here for a flyer about what items will be accepted.


Also, volunteers are needed to attend PV Post Prom planning meetings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at Perkiomen Valley High School on the following dates:


  • March 17 (room #135)
  • March 31 (room #134)
  • April 7 (room #134)
  • April 14 (room #135)
  • April 28 (room #135)
  • May 5 (room #135)


You do not need to be the parent of a high school student to attend. Anyone is welcome to come to learn more about volunteering to support the annual Post Prom event, which will take place this year on May 14-15. The event offers a safe environment for students to continue celebrating after the prom is over. Learn more: http://highschool.pvsd.org/pages/Perkiomen_Valley_High_School/PV_Post_Prom

Attention Parents of PVHS Seniors!

As your student prepares for graduation and possibly college, please keep in mind that the Perkiomen Valley Student Loan Association (PVSLA) is here to help. PVSLA provides interest-free loans to Perkiomen Valley graduating seniors and post graduates (up to five years after graduation). These loans are awarded on the basis of need and can be used at any accredited institute of higher learning.


The loans are repaid after the student graduates from college or leaves school. Applications are available online (click here) or can be obtained from the Perkiomen Valley High School Counseling Office. All applications must be filled out and submitted no later than April 15, 2016. Incomplete applications will not be considered. This is a great opportunity, don’t forget to check it out!

PV Baseball Boosters to Host Vendor Day at PVHS on April 16

The PV Baseball Booster Association is sponsoring "Vendor Day" in the high school cafeteria on Saturday, April 16, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.


Vendors are still being sought for this event. Table reservation fee is $25. Please click here to download a form to reserve a table.


Those who attend will have the chance to enjoy basket raffles, food, and displays from vendors including Pampered Chef, Zoey By Designs, Usbourne Books, Hand-Painted Candles, Jamberry Nails, Roden and Fields Skin Products, Chocolotier, Daisy Designs, Tastefully Simple, Chrysalis, and Military Printing Plates.

Youth Baseball Clinic Slated for April 24

Perkiomen Valley High School baseball coaches and players would like to invite all interested players to register for a clinic to improve skills and learn new techniques on Sunday, April 24, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Perkiomen Valley High School.


Kids in grades 4-8 can experience a day on the high school baseball field! Learn skills and techniques utilized by our high school players and participate in a baseball game. A PV baseball t-shirt and lunch are provided. For more information and a registration form, please click here.

Advertise Your Business on the Varsity Baseball Field!

The PV Baseball Association is offering a way for area businesses to promote themselves by hanging banners on the outfield fence of the varsity baseball field at Perkiomen Valley High School. Sponsorships are available for a 4’ X 8’ sign with the design of your choice for a price of $295 with the opportunity to renew your sign for a low annual fee.


Click here for sponsorship information and an application form. All proceeds from these signs benefit the baseball program at Perkiomen Valley. The PV Baseball Association thanks you for your support! If you have any questions, please contact Heather at familylewis4@comcast.net

PV Water Polo Boosters to Sponsor Water Polo Camp in June at PVHS

The PV Water Polo Booster Club is sponsoring a Nike 5-Meter Pennsylvania Water Polo Camp this June. Instruction will take place each day at Perkiomen Valley High School. Camp dates are June 20-21 for ages 14-18 and June 22 for ages 10-16. A portion of the camp fees will help support the PV Water Polo program. For more information, click here.

St. Patrick's Day

WHEN

March 17


WHERE

All Schools

PVSD Home & School Coordinating Council Meeting

Thursday, March 17th, 9:15am

3 Iron Bridge Drive

Collegeville, PA

Palm Sunday/First Day of Spring

WHEN

March 13

PVSD Policy Committee Meeting

Tuesday, March 22nd, 6pm

3 Iron Bridge Drive

Collegeville, PA

PVSD In-Service Day/Graduation Project Presentations

WHEN

Wednesday, March 23


WHERE

All Schools

PVSD Holiday (Schools and Offices Closed)/Holy Thursday

WHEN

Thursday, March 24


WHERE

All Schools

PVSD Holiday (Schools and Offices Closed)/Good Friday

WHEN

Friday, March 25


WHERE

All Schools

PVSD Holiday (Schools Closed)

WHEN

Monday, March 28


WHERE

All Schools

Superintendent's Roundtable

Wednesday, March 30th, 6:30pm

To Be Determined

PVSD Safety & Operations Committee Meeting

Monday, April 4th, 6pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

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

Monday, April 4th, 7:30pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

PVSD Foundation Board Meeting

Tuesday, April 5th, 6:30pm

3 Iron Bridge Drive

Collegeville, PA

HS Spring Musical - Godspell

Friday, April 8th, 7:30pm

100 Kagey Road

Collegeville, PA

HS Spring Musical - Godspell

Saturday, April 9th, 6:30pm

100 Kagey Road

Collegeville, PA

HS Spring Musical - Godspell

Sunday, April 10th, 2pm

100 Kagey Road

Collegeville, PA

PVSD School Board Business Meeting

Monday, April 11th, 7:30pm

509 Gravel Pike

Collegeville, PA

PVSD 21st Century Teaching and Learning Committee's Student Learning Expo

Tuesday, April 12th, 6pm

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.