Category Archives: Fundraiser

SHHS Food Truck-a-Thon Fundraiser

SHHS Class of 2020 Food Truck-a-Thon Fundraiser. The food truck-a-thon is being held on Saturday, September 7th, from 5-9pm at Creekside Swim Club. Please support After Prom and enjoy fun for the whole family! Click here to view the flyer.

We Love WES Fundraiser

The We Love WES spring fundraiser has launched. Help us reach the goal of $6,000 to support the many activities and events sponsored by the WES PTO. This year, your timely donation will provide an outdoor water fountain and a bottle refill station for installation during the summer 2019 outdoor play area renovation. Click here for more information on the fundraiser.

You can make your donation by returning the response card that you will receive in the mail, or right here on the PTO website. Thank you for your support of WES!​

Spring Book Fair

The Spring Book Fair will take place Monday, April 1st – Thursday, April 4th, 8:45 AM – 3:30 PM and on Wednesday evening, April 3rd, 6-8 PM. We encourage parents to shop any of those hours and hope to see many families on Wednesday evening!

When sending in money for your child(ren), please remember 6% sales tax are charged on all purchases.

Please see the flyer here for details.  Also, please sign up here to help our young shoppers during their library period!

Rita’s Field Day Update

The competition for free Rita’s Water Ice for all students on Field Day is ON! WES currently stands SECOND in the rankings. Help us win by redeeming the special coupons that were sent home with your child early last week. Use the coupons by April 5th and help increase our chances!

Family Night at Kidz World

Monday, March 18th is WES PTO Family Night @ Kidz World! Located in Aston, PA, Kidz World will host a fundraiser for the WES PTO and all families are invited to attend.  From 5-8 PM, WES students and their siblings, neighbors and friends are invited to bounce, climb, and play at Kidz World!

$20 for the first child, $15 for additional siblings! This includes unlimited use of all play areas even the NINJA WARRIOR COURSE! Arcade games and food are not included but can still be purchased separately. Come & have dinner at Kidz World!

A portion of ALL SALES for the entire night will be donated back to WES PTO!

Payment can be made in advance and is PREFERRED: Pay via the WES PayPal account: PPWESPTO@gmail.com OR Send a check in an envelope to school marked “Amanda Lawson WES Kidz World.” Please make checks payable to WES PTO. Payment can also be made at the door. Click here to complete the REQUIRED ONLINE WAIVER.

For more info, click here. For questions contact Amanda Lawson.

WES Book Bingo

The annual WES Book Bingo Night is Friday, February 1st.  There will be 2 sessions.  The first is from 6:00-7:00 PM. The Second from 7:30-8:30 PM.  Tickets are $5/person. Pizza will be available for sale to enjoy at the event. Desserts will be sold with all the proceeds to go in honor of WES second-grader John Lyons. Get your tickets early – this event always sells out!

Registration flyer here!  Volunteers are needed for both sessions sign-up here!  Check out the AMAZING raffle prizes here!

Please contact Antoinette Barrett or Jana Jordan if you have any questions.

Send in those Box Tops

Please send in your Box Tops!!  Please send them to school by Friday, February 22nd to meet the Spring Box Top Contest collection deadline.  Collect and send them in a Ziplock bag to your child’s class.   Classes raising the most Box Tops at each grade level will receive a prize.  Thank you for helping WES to earn almost $1000 during the Fall Collection!!  Congratulations to Mrs. Gaur’s class, the overall winner for Fall 2018!

Shop at Giant? Join Now

Giant A+ School Rewards Program registration is open. Visit Giant and select Savings & Rewards. Follow the prompts to create your online account. You’ll need your 11-digit BonusCard® number and the School ID # 23868. If you do not know your BonusCard® number call 1-888-814-4268 OPTION #1

  • If you are currently registered, there is no need to reregister
  • Thank you for your support of WES!!  We have raised over $1000 so far this year!

WES Book Fair

The Book Fair starts today, Monday, November 12th and runs through Thursday, November 15th. On Wednesday, November 14th, from 6-8pm, the Book Fair will have evening hours for families. For more information on the book fair, please click here. You may also sign-up to help with the fair here.

Trick or Treat for UNICEF

TRICK or TREAT for UNICEF boxes will be coming home Oct 29th or 30th, please keep a look out for them in your children’s back pack.

This is a great way to teach and encourage our children to give back and in such and easy and fun way!

What does the United Nations Children’s Fund do:

  • Helps children in 190 countries around the world
  • Vaccinations and medicines
  • Builds wells and fresh water supplies
  • Food packets and nutritional aid
  • School supplies

https://www.unicefusa.org/mission/usa/trick-or-treat/impact
https://www.unicefusa.org/mission/usa/trick-or-treat/learn-more

Halloween Carnival

It’s carnival time! Please join us Saturday, October 27th from 8:00am – 12:00pm for the annual Halloween Carnival. It’s a fun-filled morning of Halloween activities, games, raffle baskets and the Haunted Hallway! You can get 25 tickets for $10. Please click here for the attached ticket form. Sign up here to donate to our beloved Cake Walk!

Please support the 5th grade class by joining in the fun!

Pancake Breakfast

Mark your calendars for the annual WES Pancake breakfast fundraiser on Saturday, October 27 from 8:00 am – noon at WES! We need volunteers to flip pancakes, sell tickets and work the food line so please consider volunteering. Sign up here.

We Love WES Walk

The 3rd We Love WES Walk is Friday, October 12th!  The walk will take place from 1:45 – 3:00 PM at the King Field track at Strath Haven Middle School. 100% of the proceeds from this walk will go back to WES and all the wonderful enrichment opportunities and resources the WES PTO provides. Click here for more information and to donate.

Send in your Box Tops

Please send in your Box Tops to school by Friday, October 19th to meet the Fall BoxTop Contest collection deadline. Last year WES earned over $1600 thanks to all of you! Collect and send them in a Ziplock bag. Classes raising the most Box Tops at each grade level will receive a prize. Our goal for this year is $2000! Our June collection of Box Tops will go toward our Fall Contest.

Foreign Language Club

WES PTO is pleased to offer its Foreign Language Club for students in grades 1-5.  The WES Foreign Language Club is a 20-week, before-school program designed to open students’ minds to new languages and new ways of thinking.  Classes are offered in Spanish, French, German and Mandarin (NEW for 18/19! Spanish 3 is being offered for Grades 4 & 5).  Cost is $295 for the entire program.

For additional information or if you are interested in registering, please email here.

Student Directory

Copies of the Student Directory are still available! Don’t delay and place your online order for the Directory at a discounted price of $9 for the print copy or $12 for the “bundled” print copy and iPhone app (print copy with on-line access for 2 users is $15).  All orders will be sent home via your child’s backpack.

Visit our website here for more information.

Fall Mum Sale

Please Save the Date for the annual Fall Mum Sale on Friday, September 28, 2018. Order forms should be coming home with your child the first week of school. Mum orders with payment are due to your child’s teacher by Friday, September 21, 2018. Please make your checks payable to “WES-PTO”. All mums that are ordered will be available for pick up on Friday, September 28 from 1-3 pm and 4-6 pm behind WES. Prices are the same as last year: $7.50 per plant if you are ordering 1 or 2; $6.50 per plant if you are ordering 3 or more. Click HERE for the order form.

Please contact Lauren Conway with any questions. Thank you for your support in this annual fundraising event!

WES Spirit Wear store is open!

The WES Spirit Wear store is open! The online store will only be available from August 21st through September 21st, so click here to start shopping!

Please contact Michelle Long (mrs.long@comcast.net) or Jenny Dolan (jennydolan@gmail.com) for more information.

Calling All Advertisers

Do you or your spouse work for a company that might be interested in supporting WES? Do you or other family member own a business that you would like to promote within our community? If so, please see here for a message from the WES Student Directory Committee to place an ad in our upcoming 2018-19 Directory.

WES Night at Rita’s 

Please join us for WES night at Rita’s of Media on Thursday, May 31 from 6 to 8:30 pm. Proceeds from all sales will benefit WES and there will be prizes and giveaways too! WES’ incoming principal, Mr. Savage, will be there as well to meet students and parents. We look forward to seeing you!