Winchester Weekly

October 25, 2019

Upcoming Key Dates

October 31: Halloween Parade 2:15pm

November 5: NO SCHOOL - Teacher Professional Day

November 7: Picture Retake Day

November 12: Credit Union Deposit Day

November 13: PTA Meeting 7pm

November 20: Evening Parent/Teacher Conferences

November 21: HALF DAY - Parent/Teacher Conferences (Dismissal at 12:15 pm)

November 22: HALF DAY - Parent/Teacher Conferences (Dismissal at 12:15 pm)

Halloween Parade Route

The parade will be held on October 31 and it will be outside. Please go to the blacktop on the playground and stand behind the cones.


The parade will begin at 2:15 pm.

HARLEM WIZARDS vs. MUSTANG MADNESS Basketball - Sat. Nov. 23rd!

The Harlem Wizards are returning to Northville High School, with their unique brand of TRICKS, HOOPS and ALLEY OOPS!! Join the fun on Saturday, November 23rd at 7 pm in the Northville High School gym.


Tickets are on sale now at https://harlemwizards.thundertix.com/events/15170

Court Side Plus Seats and Reserved Seats are limited and going fast!


See the Harlem Wizards play the Mustang Madness team, made up of teachers, principals and coaches from the Northville Public Schools. We will have a raffle for a Detroit Pistons Practice Shirt signed by Andre Drummond, Concessions open for the evening, and plenty of entertainment.


And if you purchase a Wizards jersey for your child, he or she can be a Wiz Kid, warm up with the Wizards and participate in the show!

It promises to be a great night! Don't miss the fun!!

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Special thank you to our Platinum Sponsor!

The Winchester Elementary PTA would like to extend a heartfelt Thank You to our Fall Festival Platinum Sponsor, Community Financial Credit Union, who made a generous donation to support PTA programs.

Thank you to our Gold Sponsors!

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The Winchester Elementary PTA would like to extend a Thank You to our Fall Festival Gold Sponsors, Excel Orthodontics and Bill Brown Ford, who made generous donations to support PTA programs.

Thank you to our Silver Sponsors!

The Winchester Elementary PTA would like to extend a Thank You to our Fall Festival Silver Sponsors, Whitney Gesch of Coldwell Banker (Winchester parent!), Hunter Orthodontics, Mike Miller Building Company, Buffalo Wild Wings of Livonia, Meijer, Walmart, Sellers Buick GMC, Papa John’s Pizza of Northville, and Escape Room Novi, who made generous donations to support PTA programs.

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Elementary Engineering Day

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Growing Up 2020


Join us Saturday, November 9th, for a morning of learning and growing together, at the Growing Up 2020 youth empowerment summit! There are 3 distinct tracks, running concurrently, each designed specifically for the topics and learning style most effective for each: 1) Kid Track, 2) Teen Track, 3) Adult Track.


Click here for more information about keynote speakers and exciting opportunities.

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Toys For Tots

As part of their community service activities, our first grade Girl Scout daisy troop #40239 is expanding their efforts to support Toys for Tots this year by putting a donation box in our school starting Monday, November 4th. All Winchester families are welcome to join them by making a donation of unopened and unwrapped toys to those children in need. Your generosity and support are greatly appreciated!

50/50 CASH FOR COLLEGE RAFFLE TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE

Ever thought of what you could do with an extra $25,000*? Take a chance at making it come true my purchasing a raffle ticket for the Northville Educational Foundation's Cash for College Raffle! Proceeds from the raffle benefit Northville's 7,400+ students! Tickets are one for $50 or three for $100. The drawing will take place on Friday, November 22, 2019. You need not be present to win. For further details or to purchase you tickets, visit www.SupportNEF.org. *If less than 1,500 tickets are not sold, prize will revert to a 50/50 drawing.
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Nuts About Science - session 2

Session two starts December 5th!
Six classes, Thursday’s 3:45-5:00
Theme: Freaky Fun Physics
Registration opens October 28th-November 12th.
Register quickly, space is limited
www.Nutsaboutscience.com
For more information contact Sarah Beydoun shbeydoun@gmail.com

Parents At Lunch (PALS)

PAL is a PTA-sponsored program that provides support at lunch from 11:45 am -12:35 pm daily. This is a great opportunity to be present in school for your child, while providing valuable support for students and lunch staff.


Please consider volunteering!. You can sign up for lower or upper elementary lunchtimes or both and volunteer as often as you would like beginning September 16, 2019. IChat forms are required and they take some time to process, so please submit forms as soon as possible. The form is attached for your convenience.


Please use the following sign-up genius. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0f49adaf28a75-winchester3 Thank you!

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Office Hours

Our office is open from 8:00 to 4:30.


Contact us at (248) 465-2400

Website: http://winchester.northvilleschools.org/

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