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Newtown Elementary PTO's Weekly Listserve Announcements

Week of March 12th!

Muffins in the Morning will be held on Friday, March 16th! See below for more info! Registration Deadline is Wednesday, March 14th!


NES teachers and staff members, if you are available to lend a hand at Muffins in the Morning, 3/16 (handing out tickets or muffins, or helping with roaming photography), please email the PTO at Thank you very much!!!


Please join us for our PTO meeting\Information Session with Dr. Elliot on Wednesday, March 14th at 7 pm, in the NES Library.


Pretzel Sale Wednesday, March 14th! Pretzels and water are $.50 each.

xoxo The NES PTO

Upcoming Dates:

3/14: Pretzel Sale!

3/14: PTO General Meeting Guest Speaker Dr. Elliot (7 pm NES Library)

3/16: Muffins in the Morning (8 am)

3/26-3/30: No School Spring Break

4/8: Clothing Drive 6th Grade Fundraiser

4/20: Sweetheart Dance

Mark Your Calendars!!!

Special info session on PLCs (coming soon to NES)!

When: March PTO Meeting, 3/14, 7 PM

Where: NES Library

What: Special guest speaker Dr. Susan Elliot, Assistant Superintendent, will present information on Professional Learning Communities at Council Rock.

•Why are we starting professional learning communities?

•What are professional learning communities?

•What do teachers do in a professional learning community?

•How will professional learning communities increase student learning?

•What changes will happen to my student’s school day?

Join us for an info session and Q&A, 3/14 at 7 PM during our March PTO meeting.

Registration Deadline Wednesday!

All NES students are invited to bring their MOMS, GRANDMOMS, AUNTS or other special caretakers to school for an early morning treat!

Friday, March 16th

8:00 AM- 8:45 AM


  • $4.00 per person, includes 1 muffin, coffee and beverage.
  • Help our planners order the correct amount by registering promptly.
  • Register Deadline, Wednesday!
  • Kids proceed directly to their classrooms after the event.
  • Park in the back lot and enter through the cafeteria.

Please Note: an allergy free item is available, please indicate how many allergy free items your family requires (after picking yes) on the online registration form. Thank you!

Questions: email the PTO at

PS: If you can volunteer to help at Muffins in the Morning (by serving muffins and handing out tickets), please email us at

Spring PTO Board Elections!

PTO Board Elections: coming in April

PTO Board Elections will take place at our PTO General Meeting in April. We are especially looking for a candidate for Treasurer. Duties include general accounting and budgeting in collaboration with PTO board. You will be trained and supported. Please email if you are interested or have questions.

We would like to send a big thank you to the families and teachers who came out to the Newtown Bookshop on Tuesday! The children had an amazing time listening to wonderful stories by some of NES's "celebrities"!

`Although the bookstore night was just one evening do to the snow storm, we raised $200 for the library! Please stay posted as we will be scheduling a make up night or two soon!

Box Tops Results

And the Winners are....

Ms. Winn keeps her Winn-ing streak alive with her 2nd graders winning the spring submission contest! Way to go!!!

Big Congrats to Ms. Campbell and her 4th Graders for another strong showing. They are NES’ 2017/2018 Box Top Champions!!!

Both classes-stay tuned for your class rewards!


Thank you to all of the families, students and teachers who brought in box tops this year!!

A total of $958 was raised for the 17/18 school year!!!

Continue to save those box tops for our next collection in the fall!!!

Get ready to clean out your closets for a good cause!

Donate your used clothes and shoes only.
Sunday, April 8, 8 AM - 1 PM
Newtown Elementary School

Planet Aid is a 501c(3) nonprofit organization that collects and recycles used textiles to protect the environment and support sustainable development in impoverished communities around the world.

Hersheypark Discounted Tickets - Now Available!

Warm weather is just around the corner. Now is the time to start thinking about or, better yet, planning your family summer get-away.

Back this year, the PTO has partnered with Hershey Park to offer discounted ticket rates to all NES family and friends!


This partnership brings sizable savings to you and your family:

A regular one-day ticket (ages 3-adult) normally sells for $66.95, however, the NES PTO is able to offer a discounted rate of $40.00 - a 40% saving!

These tickets are valid for a one-day visit April 27 - September 30, 2018

Tickets available through NES PTO website click the link! Hershey Park Tickets


Tickets will be sent to school with the registration details listed below.

Contact us if you need any additional information:


Deadline for getting the discounted tickets March 28, 2018


Girl Scout 5th grade Junior troop #2555 will continue with their bag collection until May 31, 2018!

Any questions, please contact