THIS Week at Henry Ford Elementary
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 9
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 10
- PTA Ice cream social @ 6 PM
- PTA Meeting @ 7 PM
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12
- Minimum day, dismissal at 1:30 PM
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 13
- School Picture Day
- Henry Ford Spirit Day – wear your blue!
Important Upcoming Dates
- September 17: School Site Council Meeting, 4 PM
- September 20, Friday, Coffee with Principal, 8:30 AM, room 4
- October 8: PTA Meeting @ 7 PM
GIRL SCOUT RECRUITMENT EVENT
Hello Redwood City Girl Scout families,
Every year Girl Scouts form new troops especially at the Kindergarten level. As you probably know all troops are led by parents. There is a recruitment event on Wednesday, September 11th at the Redwood City Public Library Community Room from 7-8. This is for all families with Kindergarten-5th graders interested in learning about Girl Scouts and how they can form troops at their school or in the community. RSVP at https://tinyurl.com/RWCPINFALL19.
If you have a friend who is interested in starting a troop they should check out our website at www.gsnorcal.org/start for more information. The first step in starting a new troop is to fill out a Troop Number Request Form and this will trigger the entire process of starting a troop. Training and support is given to all new troop leaders.
Occasionally, exiting troops have openings. The place to look and see what’s available is the Troop Catalog at https://girlscouts.secure.force.com/girl/GirlCatalog_TroopGroupRoleSearch. If a troop is found that will work they can register at www.gsnorcal.org/join.
If you need any support with renewing or any other general Girl Scout questions please contact Member Services at 1-800-447-4475 ext. 2095.
Our school relies on contributions from families like yours to pay for programs that enrich the learning experience for all Henry Ford Mustangs. Please consider a donation of $250 or more, but any amount is gratefully accepted.
For full contributions include your child’s name, room number, and preferred t-shirt size in the notes. Separate donations for each child please.
In-person donations by cash, check, or credit card can be made at Maze Day!
We also have a monthly installments program at http://henryfordpta.org/donate/
Mark your calendars with PTA Meetings for the coming year. All meetings are in the staff room and begin at 7 PM unless otherwise indicated:
- September 10, Tuesday: PTA Ice cream social @ 6 PM, PTA Meeting @ 7 PM
- October 8: PTA Meeting
- November 12: PTA Meeting
- January 14: PTA Meeting
- February 11: PTA Meeting
- March 10: PTA Meeting
- April 21: PTA Meeting
- May 19: PTA Meeting
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