Wines Elementary PTO


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Welcome

Welcome to the Wines PTO website. We are happy to have you as part of the Wines Elementary community. This website will be updated on the 1st and 15th of every so we hope you will stop by often. This site will list all of upcoming activities, as well as list ways that you can support the PTO

Our Purpose

The purpose of the PTO is to promote a close relationship between home and school. We also encourage cooperation among parents, teachers, and school administrators in the education of the children who attend Wines School. Our goal is to enhance the academic, cultural, and social development of Wines students by provide a continuing forum on educational programs and school issues.

Google Calendar


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(Link to our Google Calendar to stay up-to-date on our activities all year. Just search for "Wines Elementary PTO")

PTO General Meeting

Please join us for a PTO general meeting on Tuesday January 23rd in the Media Center. We are pleased to host Dr. Thomas Atkins, a widely respected child psychiatrist in the Ann Arbor area, who will speak with attendees about the increase in anxiety and depression among school-age children. Accompanying Dr. Atkins will be staff from the Washtenaw County Community Mental Health's Department of Youth and Family who will address questions and concerns about identifying mental health issues in our children as well as providing community resources for support. Childcare will be available.

International Night

International Night is a wonderful opportunity for the Wines Community to highlight the special things from their heritage. All families are encouragd to participate, even if it is just to be a spectator. Sign up to participate at International Night Participation Form

Support the PTO

There are many ways to support the PTO. We appreciate any support you can give, whether it is monetary or by volunteering for some of our activities. The PTO depends on you.

Register Your Shopping Cards

Busch's: Instructions can be found at http://www.buschs.com/community.

Kroger:Link your Kroger Rewards card at Kroger's. You need to re-enroll your card every Spring! Check your receipts to check your registration.

Arbor Farms: Shop at Arbor Farms and, when you are checking out, just tell the cashier that you want to support Wines Elementary. Arbor Farms will donate 3% of your purchase total to support our school. Your grocery receipt will show "Wines Elementary School" on the top.

Amazon Smile

Support Wines by using AmazonSmile when making purchases from Amazon. Using AmazonSmile, gives you the same prices and selection as the regular site; with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% to the PTO. For your purchases to support our PTO, you MUST start your order at the smile.amazon.com and select Wines PTO as the charity of choice. AmazonSmile


Save Box Tops for Education

You can also save your Boxtops for Education labels and bring them to school. It helps us out if you can trim the edges!

Shop the PTO Thrift Shop

Four times a year, Wines participates in Show Your Support fundraisers. If you shop at the PTO Thrift Shop during SYS weeks and spend at least $5, you'll earn a token that you can put in the Wines jar in the lobby. The more tokens we earn, the larger the proportion of the $1,000 prize we earn.



Use our Square Marketplace

Visit our Square Marketplace to make a direct donation to the PTO.

Wines Times and Important Documents

Keep abreast what with is going on in and around Wines. We put out a monthly Wines Times newsletter that is full of the news you need to know. If you would like to submit an article for the Wines Times, please contact us at newsletter @ winespto.org.

The PTO Officers

The PTO is run by volunteer parents. We would love to have you join us as a board member or just a volunteer at large. We have snacks at our meetings as well as free childcare.

President

Kelly Collins

winesptopresident@ gmail.com

Vice President

Jill Coultas

winesptovicepresident@ gmail.com -->

Co-Treasurers

Shannon Stewart
Laurie McClatchey

winesptotreasurer@ gmail.com

Secretary

Kerianne Tupac

winesptosecretary@ gmail.com

Members
At-Large

Colleen van Lent
Jen Haft
Nicole Brittis
Molly Bazzani