Greenwood Elementary School Named Title 1 Distinguished School

Greenwood Elementary School has been name a Title I Distinguished School, earning the designation Reward: High Progress. Reward: High Progress Schools are the highest 5% of Title I Schools based on ELA and math growth as measured by the state assessment, the PSSA. In addition, Greenwood Elementary School met all four annual measurable objectives, as set by the PA Department of Education:

  • Test Participation in Mathematics and Reading PSSA
  • Attendance
  • Closing the Achievement Gap in Mathematics and Reading PSSA, looking at all students
  • Closing the Achievement Gap in Mathematics and Reading PSSA, looking at historically Under-performing students

Congratulations to our teachers, students, staff, and parents on this amazing accomplishment!

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Go Green … For the Silent Auction

Let’s do it again!

The Greenwood Elementary PTO is excited to announce the 3rd annual GO GREEN for Greenwood Silent Auction!

Tickets: gogreenforgreenwood2018.eventbrite.com

Last year’s event was a huge success thanks to our amazing Greenwood Elementary School community. Whether you’re new to GreenwoodElementary School or have been with us for years, let’s join together and make this year even better! Money raised go directly to the Hands-on Learning program, classroom grants, and providing an overall amazing classroom experience for our students.

We’ll have the host of impressive auction items that you’ve come to expect as well as live music, food, and drinks. This is an adults-only event and a great chance to meet other parents. Make it a memorable night out with the girls, guys, or your favorite couples!

Silent Auction

We’ll have hundreds of quality auction items ranging from gift cards to local businesses and gift baskets to classroom designed keepsakes.

Food and Drink

Food is included in your ticket price. A cash bar will be available. Attendees must be 21 to drink.

Live Music

Put on your dancing shoes! There will be awesome live music with Where’s Jamie? making a return performance from last year.

Tickets

gogreenforgreenwood2018.eventbrite.com

NEW this year! BOGO: Bring a friend and save even more! Buy one ticket at full price and get a second ticket for half price.

  • Early Bird Single Ticket: $25 (expires Oct. 31 at midnight)
  • Early Bird & BOGO Tickets: $37.50 for two tickets (expires Oct. 31 at midnight)
  • Single Ticket: $30 (on sale Nov. 1 – Nov. 9)
  • BOGO Tickets: $45 for two tickets (on sale Nov. 1-Nov. 9. BOGO does not apply to tickets sold at the door.)

Silent Auction Items

Watch our Facebook page for up-to-date info.

Sponsorship

We would love to give you (and/or your business) the opportunity to sponsor the fun at the Fall Festival (October 20th) and the Silent Auction (November 9th) this year. Please check out the list of needs and signup for whatever amount you wish. MANY THANKS for your contribution – we couldn’t do it without you!

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080e49adac29a02-greenwood2

FAQs:

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? Adults only. Must be 21 to drink.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? Free parking.

What’s the refund policy? This event is nonrefundable

How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Contact us at gwsilentauction@gmail.com

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Flu Vaccines Available!

Stopping the Flu Starts with You

School season is prime time for classes, homework, sports … and the flu. With the flu virus most active from October to May, getting vaccinated is the #1 way to prevent the flu and the fever, sore throat, body aches, and even serious health complications it can cause. We are partnering with the Chester County Health Department to offer a flu shot clinic to community members.

When: Thursday, October 18, 2018

Where: Kennett High School

Bring an insurance card, if you have one. There is no charge for those who do not have insurance.

For more information, visit www.chesco.org/health/flu. Same day, onsite registration only. If you have health insurance, bring your cards. All insurance types, including medical assistance, are welcome.

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Elementary Instrumental Parent Information/ Rental Night

Elementary Instrumental Parent Information/Rental Night

Wednesday, September 12

Kennett High School Auditorium

6:30-8:00 pm

If you have any questions, please email:

Michelle Strickland (band instruments)- mstrickland@kcsd.org

Elisa Mata (strings instruments)- emata@kcsd.org

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Back To School Night

We’re headed back to school soon! Mark your calendars with the following dates!

Back To School Night Presentations

Come visit with Dr. Marino and hear about the school year from your child’s teacher!

Wednesday, September 5 (grades 1 and 2)

Thursday, September 6 (grades 3, 4, and 5)

6:00 pm– Dr. Marino’s Presentation in APR (Spanish Presentation- en español)

6:30 pm– Classroom Presentation

7:00 pm– Dr. Marino’s Presentation in APR (English Presentation)

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