Category Archives: Fundraiser

Spirit Wear

Check out the new WES spirit wear! There are lots of fun spring options, like t-shirts, shorts, and a cool stainless steel water bottle. The store will be closing on March 2nd and items will be delivered before spring break so order now here!

Box Tops NEW – No more clipping!

NEW this year, download the new Box Tops for Education mobile app on your phone, scan your receipt after shopping (through the app), and get Box Top credit for WES, ID #144692.  It is a simple way to earn funds for our school.  Just look for the No More Clipping BoxTop scan your receipt logo.  Our goal is to reach $1000!  Do not worry about which teacher receives your credit.  ALL classes are working toward a school-wide incentive together.  If you have any questions contact Kristine Magargee or Angela Waltman.

Mum Sale Pickup is Today!

If you ordered mums, remember that today is the day to pick them up!

PICK UP DATE: Friday, September 27, from 4:15 – 6:15 PM

PICK UP LOCATION: The playground behind WES

We Love WES Event

Coming Soon! Information on the new WE LOVE WES Event to be held at WES this year on Friday, October 11, 2019.  Each student at WES is asked to raise $25. With each dollar counting as a point for that grade.  Then students will participate in fun outdoor activities at WES on the 11th to earn additional points for their grade. All grades will be competing for an amazing prize and 100% of the proceeds from this event will go back to WES and be used for the PTO to purchase a school wide prize that each student will get to cast a vote on!!!

Bring in Your Box Tops

Please send in your Box Tops to school by Friday, October 18th for the Fall Box Tops Contest.

Send them in a small baggie or envelope.   Classes raising the most Box Tops at each grade level will receive a prize.  Our goal is to reach $1000! Last year WES earned $1252.

NEW this year, download the new Box Tops for Education mobile app, scan your receipt after shopping, and get Box Top credit for WES, ID #144692.

Spirit Wear

Show your WES pride and support programs at our great school! New items this year include reusable shopping bags and athletic headbands.

For online ordering, check out the website here.

For questions, please email Jenny Dolan or Michelle Long.

Student Directory

The directory team has finally received data from the Power School portal but we need your help! Please be on the lookout for an e-mail or phone call regarding confirmation of your contact info and respond with any changes as soon as possible. Thank you so much for your patience!

The Student Directory is your connection to the WES community! Whether you need to determine your child’s special for a particular day, address birthday party invitations or contact a teacher, the WES directory has this important information.

A limited number of copies are expected to be printed.  We encourage you to order your copy here.

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.