Fleetwood Elementary School

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231 Fleetwood Avenue, Mount Laurel, NJ 08054  |  P: 856-235-3004  |  F: 856-222-9756

PTO

Fleetwood Elementary PTO: Many Hands Make Light Work!

2017-2018 PTO Executive Board

Co-President: 
Bethany Pacheco
Co-President Jackie Self
Vice President: Emily Cranmer
Treasurer: Lanette Bangle
Recording Secretary: Laura Greco
Corresponding Secretary: Kelley Hill
Financial Secretary: Christine Shamah
 
 
 

In School this month...

Reminder:

Early dismissal December 22nd

Winter Break December 25th - January 1st

 
We will see you back in school January 2nd 2018!
Everyone have a safe, fun and joyous holiday with your loved ones!
 
Early dismissal grades 1-4: 12:30 p.m. 
*On half days, P.M. Kindergarten begins at 10 a.m. and dismisses at 12:30 p.m.
 
 
 

Reoccurring Dates to Mark in your Calendars:

PTO Meetings:   
12/11/17
1/8/18
2/12/18
3/12/18
4/9/18
5/14/18
6/11/18
Lion's  Den
 
12/20/17  
1/17/18
2/14/18
3/21/18
4/18/18
5/16/18
6/13/18
Why Should you note these dates?
 
PTO meetings are when we go over past and upcoming events, talk about what is going on in the community and in the school and open the floor to come together as one Fleetwood Family Community.
 
The Lion's Den is a long standing Fleetwood tradition - our school store! It is exciting for the kids and a fun way to show Fleetwood School Pride! (Cash Only)
 
 
 

Upcoming Events!

Mark your calendars!
 
Fleetwood's 2nd Annual
Father Daughter Dance
An Evening in Paris
is Friday, January 19th!
 
DJ * Dancing * Photo Booth * Light Snacks
 
More details to come home in Tuesday Folders and will be posted on this website and on Facebook when finalized!
 
Please contact Emily Cranmer with any questions!

S.T.E.M. at Fleetwood

Fleetwood Family Engineering Night

 

Come experience the engineering design process, coding, and the STEM/literacy connection! Families will participate in hands-on, fun engineering activities!


Who: Fleetwood students and their parents

When: Tuesday, January 23rd (Kindergarten,1st & 2nd grade 6-7pm then 3rd & 4th grade 7-8 pm)

Where: Fleetwood All-Purpose Room


Please contact Mrs. McCord smccord@mtlaurelschools.org or

Mrs. Andrayo tandrayo@mtlaurelschools.org for more info.


An RSVP is required to attend this event. Please RSVP no later than January 16th.

 
 

2017-2018 School Calendar

Fleetwood School 2017/2018 Calendar

December

12/11/17 - PTO Meeting, Home of the President, 7:30 p.m

12/20/17 - Lions Den

12/22/17 - ½ day early dismissal 

12/25/17 - 1/1/18 - Winter Break       


January

1/8/18 - PTO Meeting, Fleetwood Library, 7:30 p.m

1/15/18 - School Closed MLK Day

1/17/18 - Lions Den

1/17/18 - 1/31/18 - Box Top Contest

1/18/18 - Pretzel Sale

1/19/18 - Father/Daughter Dance

1/23/18 - Family Engineering Night at Fleetwood


February

2/2/18 - 1/2 day pretzel sale 

2/2/18 - 1/2 day Funplex Family afternoon 

2/6/18 - 4th Grade Committee-Spaghetti Night 

2/12/18 - PTO Meeting, Library, 7:30 p.m.

2/14/18 - Lions Den

2/19/18 - SCHOOLS CLOSED-President's Day

2/13/18 - Guys Night Out

2/28/18 - Gertrude Hawk Sale begins


March

3/1/18 - Staff Appreciation Luncheon

3/1/18 - Chick Fil A Night

3/1/18 - Barnes & Nobles Night

3/7/18 - Pretzel Sales

3/12/18 - PTO Meeting, Library 7:30 p.m. 

3/12/18 - 3/16/18  - Kindergarten Round Up

3/15/18 - Folk Dance Night

3/13/18 - Gertrude Hawk Sale Ends

3/14/18 -3/28/18 - Box Top Contest

3/16/18 - March McFoolish Hat Day

3/21/18 - Lions Den

3/22/18 - Pretzel Sales

3/23/18 - Ladies’ Night Out

3/22/18-32/8/18 - Jelly Bean Contest


April

4/3/18 (week of) - Gertrude Hawk Delivery

4/9/18 - PTO Meeting, Library - 7:30 p.m.

4/18/18 - Rita's Night

4/18/18 - Lions Den

4/21/18 - Fun Run & Health Fair (Rain Date 4/22/18)

4/24/18 - Spring Plant Sale Begins 

4/26/18 - Take your child to work day

               Spring Picture Day

4/30/18 - PARCC Testing Starts


May

5/4/18 - Spring Plant Sale Ends 

5/11/18 - PARCC Testing Ends 

5/7/18-5/11/18 - Teacher Appreciation Week

5/14/18 - PTO Meeting, Library, 7:30 p.m.

Elections will take place during this meeting

5/16/18 - Lions Den

TBD - Physical Fitness Day (Rain date - TBD)

TBD - Muffins with Mom

5/18/18 - Kindergarten Orientation

5/19/18 - 4th-Grade Car Wash

5/18/18 - 5/25/18 - Book Fair

5/21/18 - Spring Chorus & Instrumental Concert

5/24/18 - Art with a Sprinkle

5/25/18 - Grandparents' Day


June

6/8/18 - 4th-Grade Pool Party (Rain Date 6/11/18)

6/418 - 6/15/18 - Theater Club

6/8/18 - Summer Bash

6/11/18 - PTO Meeting, Home of the President 7 p.m.

6/13/18 - 4th-Grade Comm. Mtg (for 2017-18)

6/13/18 - Field Day (Rain Date 6/14/18)

6/13/18 - Lions Den

6/15/18 - Theater Club Performance

TBD - A Day with Dad

6/19/18 - 4th-Grade Clap-Out Last Day of School

6/19/18 - Awards Ceremony Last Day of School

6/19/18 - Volunteer Assembly

6/19/18 - Last day of school

(last day may change depending on snow days throughout the year*)


 
 
 

Keep Collecting Those Box Tops!

An easy way to earn money for our school: collect box tops!
 
Next Box Top Contest: January 17th - 31st 2018!
 
 
Click Here for a list of participating companies, keep a look out!
 

Commonly Requested Forms

For attending, chairing or information on events - all forms will be stored on our PTO website!
Please see below for the full list:

FORMS

 
 
 

Looking to Get involved? We Would LOVE to Have You!

Our motto at the Fleetwood PTO is "Many Hands Make Light Work" and we think the more parents that get involved, the more engaged and excited about school our students will be! We welcome anyone who is looking to donate time, supplies or energy to help make this a great year at Fleetwood!
 
Please email FleetwoodPTO@gmail.com with any questions!
 
Click Here for the Committee Chair list for this year!
 
 
 
 
 

Chairing a Committee Resources

Fleetwood PTO Meeting Minutes

Enews Signup

 
 
 
 
 

Fleetwood's 2017-2018 Family Directory

Include your family information in the 2017-2018 Fleetwood School Directory. A paper copy will be printed and distributed to all participating families. It's a great way to stay connected for various PTO and school activities throughout the year. Enter your family information using our online submission form. It's easy. Simply fill-out the form below and hit "SUBMIT". In order to be included, please complete and submit the form below by October 30. Thank you!

Trunk or Treat and Fall Festival at Fleetwood 2018!