Tree Top Chatter News
April 2016 | Volume 3, Issue 7
We have many fun events happening this month. Please plan to join us!!
Tree Top’s RELAY FOR LIFE Team
Our wonderful Tree Top teachers have formed a Tree Top Team to walk in the Relay for Life event on Saturday, April 30 in Jupiter. We will be sporting Tree Top shirts and teaming against cancer.
On Tuesday, April 19 and Wednesday, April 20 Ms. Gigi from Palm Tree Portraits will be taking Spring Photos. So dress in your best Spring outfit. No uniforms required.
Our Scholastic book fair will run the week of April 11-15. This is a great opportunity to promote literacy at home and foster your child’s love of reading. Please support us and your child by buying a book or two.
On Friday, April 29 we will host our 6th annual Lemonade Stand to raise money for the American Cancer Society. Please send in any loose change and/or come and enjoy a cup of lemonade for 50 cents.
- Scholastic Book Fair
- Spring Photos (No uniforms)
- Progress Reports sent home
- Parent Conference Week
- Spirit Dress Day – Silly Socks and Hat Day
- American Cancer Society Fundraiser - Lemonade Stand at Tree Top
- May 2-6 Teacher Appreciation Week and PTO Themed Basket Raffle Week
PTO's Themed Basket Raffle
Check out our upcoming display in the gallery room to see what playground equipment our children are hoping for!
Workshop: Empowering Parents with Conscious Discipline
Saturday, May 14th, 9-10:30am
Tree Top Academy - 6769 Church Street, Jupiter, FL, United States
** Please Note: this event was originally scheduled for April 9th but has now been moved to May 14th.
*TT Teacher Feature*
Each month we will feature a different Tree Top teacher. This month is Ms. Jenny. She is one of our 3 year old teachers. She also teaches two of our enrichment classes (Spanish and Yoga) Here is our Q & A results….
How long have you been in field of education?
What degrees do you hold?
I have an Associates degree and hold certifications to teach yoga to children and adults
Have many children do you have?
I have two children. Victoria is 15 years old and Orlando is 14 years old
What do you like to do in your free time?
Read, go to the beach, do yoga and ballet
What is your dream vacation?
To take a year off and explore North America and South America.
Teacher Appreciate Week
PTO needs your HELP with Teacher Appreciation Week. If you own or know of any local businesses that would donate a gift certificate for a teacher then please contact Cassandra Keller firstname.lastname@example.org
Box Tops for Limestone Creek
One of our parents is collecting Box tops for Limestone Creek. If you wish contribute, please leave them with the front office.
A BIG Thank You
The following businesses made donations to our PTO for teacher appreciation week. Our goal is for each teacher to be awarded a gift card to show our appreciation during Teacher Appreciation Week May 2-6. It is not too late to donate!!
Thank you for your generosity!!
- Juno Beach Café
- Oceanside Drywall Inc.
- Home Front Appraisals, LLC
- Vinny’s Pizza
- Jumby Bay Island Grill
- Savannah Nail Bar
- Sweet Frog
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