FHES PTA Update for January 28th – Feb. 3rd

Flint Hill Elementary PTA Update for January 28th – Feb. 3

In This Issue:

  • Save The Date for Upcoming PTA Meetings!
  • Giant A+ School Rewards Program Update
  • Dining For Dollars – Ledo’s Pizza on February 7th
  • Spring 2018 After School Classes – Registration Open!
  • Girls on the Run is Back!
  • Rebates Update
  • Join us for Principal Coffee with Ms. Hertzberg on January 31st
  • Save the Date for the Annual Falcon 5k and Fun Run!

Save the Date for Upcoming PTA General Meetings!  
  • Feb. 20th at 9:30 AM
  • March 20th at 7 PM
  • April 17th at 9:30 AM
  • May 15th at 7 PM (Election of 2018-2019 PTA Board)


Giant A+ School Rewards Program Update

FHES families and friends, we have earned $4,100 for FHES!  Our goal is $8000. The program runs through March 17. It’s not too late to register your Giant card and earn cash through the Giant A+ School Rewards Program.  If you have not registered your card, please complete one of the steps below:

•  Click Here to Register

You will first need to create an account. You will then log in with our new account and designate our school using your Giant Card number that appears on the back of your card, (Flint Hill’s School code is #02119).

·        Call the A+ Hotline at 1-877-275-2758, Monday-Friday between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Please contact Melissa Molivadas (mmolivadas@gmail.com) with any questions.

Thank you for your support and keep shopping at Giant!

Join Us for Dining for Dollars at Ledo’s Pizza on February 7th.

Mark your calendars for our next Dining For Dollars event on Wednesday, February 7th at Lido’s Pizza.  Skip the cooking and help Flint Hill earn money.  All teachers and staff are welcome too!

Spring Afterschool Programs – Registration ends THIS Friday, 2/2, at 11:45pm

Registration is currently ongoing for the spring session of the after school programs.

The following classes are FULL

  • Basketball
  • Creative WeDO
  • Sports & Games
  • Zumba Kids
If you are still interested in these classes, you can join the waitlist (see registration instructions at www.fhespta.org or you can register for the waitlist directly at www.pay4schoolstuff.com.

The following classes have NOT met their minimums yet and may not be held this spring:

  • Acting & Improv (grades 3-6)
  • KidArt – Friday (grades 1-5)
  • Minecraft Club – Monday (grades 1-3)
  • Minecraft Club – Thursday (grades 1-3)
  • Robotics Club (grades 3-6)
  • Sports & Games Plus (grades 3-6)
If you have any questions, please e-mail afterschool@fhespta.org

Girls on the Run is returning to Flint Hill!

Girls on the Run (GOTR) is a youth development program for girls in grades 3-5.  This program consists of a 10-week curriculum that teaches girls to be strong, healthy, and confident.  Practices combine an innovative and fun curriculum designed exclusively for pre-teen girls addressing topics such as positive thinking, peer pressure, body image, and healthy relationships.  The season culminates in a celebratory 5K open to friends and family.

Th spring season runs from March 5 to May 20.  Practices will be held on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 7:30-8:30am.

Online registration for the Spring 2018 GOTR program has begun via www.gotrnova.org.

E-mail Gina Kramer (ginnazmail@gmail.com) if you have any questions.

Rebates Update

Box Tops: We have earned $817 this school year. Keep clipping as our next collection date will be Friday, February 9.  More information will be coming home in your Tuesday Folder.

Giant: We have made almost $4,200 this school year!   The program runs through March 17.  New to Flint Hill?  Be sure your card is linked to Flint Hill on the Giant website and use it every time you shop to save on groceries and earn money for Flint Hill.

Harris Teeter is also a rebate partner but only a few people are signed up.  If you shop there, be sure to register your card!

Amazon:  We have earned almost $1,000 so far. Copy the Amazon link to your favorites and use every time you shop!

Links for all these programs can be found on the Rebates Page of the PTA Website.

Join us For Principal Coffee with Ms. Hertzberg

Principal Coffee will be Wednesday, January 31st at Panara Bread on Maple Ave.  We will be meeting at 10 am to 11 pm for general Q & A with the new Flint Hill Principal, Ms. Hertzberg!  Click HERE to RSVP to the event!

Save The Date for the Annual Falcon 5K and Fun Run!
Be on the lookout!  The Falcon 5K and Fun Run will take place May 5th!

If you’re interested in helping out with a variety of preparations that make this event a success, please reach out to Nicole Gummer at nicole.gummer@gmail.com or Kerry Creighton at kerry.creighton@gmail.com.

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