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Originally delivered on 1/6/2020 9:18 am

Falcon Flyer: Happy New Year


 

 

Welcome back GHE family and Hello to 2020! We hope you had a nice Winter break and your new year is filled with love, laughter, health, happiness and peace. 


And the winners of this year's Yearbook Contest are...

Suh Hee Shin (5th grade-Hampton)-front cover 
Vedanth Iygenar (4th grade-Harrington)-back cover

Congratulations to the winners and all of our talented Falcon artists who entered. If  you'd like to order a yearbook, visit the Treering website where you can personalize two pages. All yearbook orders are due by April 9, 2020, for in-school delivery.



AIG Testing Nomination Deadline is JAN. 17

Attention 4th and 5th grade parents: The nomination window for Spring AIG testing will close on January 17th. AIG is for students who are working above grade level and who need an additional challenge. Please send nominations to Ms. Goodman or Mrs. Cossa.


BINGO NIGHT-Jan. 23

  • 5:30 - 6:00 pm: Join us for our winter PTA General Meeting where we'll introduce our newest PTA Board members, vote on a proposed budget amendment, and share more details on upcoming events like Spring Carnival and the new STEAM (Science, Technology Engineering, Arts and Math) Night.  
  • 6:00 - 7:30 pm: After the PTA meeting, stay for our annual Family Bingo Night. Principal Walker will be our bingo caller and there are tons of prizes with many chances to win. We have a limited number of Bingo Cards available so buy yours ahead of time.

MOMS NIGHT OUT-Jan. 30

The holidays are OVER. It's mid-winter. The offspring may have drove you a little insane over that extra long two-week break. Don’t you think it’s time that you took a single night off just FOR YOU?! Adult conversation! Delicious food & drinks! And NO ONE will even MENTION the word “Lego”! Consider yourself invited!

Please join us on Thursday, Jan. 30 at Hickory Tavern in Parkside Town Commons, Cary, from 6-9pm for a fun moms night out. As a special added bonus, Hickory Tavern has offered to give back 10% to GHE. Sounds like a win-win. See you there!

(Dads, your night is coming, too.)

Squwaks & Community Flocks

Wake County Art Reflections Contest Winner

Congratulations to second grader Hansini Vangala for earning Third Place in dance choreography for Wake County as part of the National PTA Art Reflections program. Each year, over 300,000 students in Pre-K through Grade 12 create original works of art in response to a student-selected theme.

Calendar of Events

Jan. 20
No School - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan. 23
Family Bingo Night & General PTA Meeting @ 5:30p
Jan. 29
No School- Teacher workday
Jan. 30
Moms Night Out 
Feb. 7
Class Pictures K-5
Feb. 17
No School-Presidents Day
Feb. 18
No School-Teacher Workday
March 9
No School-Teacher Workday
March 12
First in Fitness
March 20
Carnival of Lights

We have so many fun activities planned for the Spring semester-- STAY TUNED!

*If you click on the link above, our calendar will get imported into your calendar! 

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Support us when you shop on Amazon. #startwithasmile here and Amazon gives back to GHE. Choose PTA North Carolina Congress Green Hope Elementary as your charity. To date, GHE has received $794.70.

 

R City Rocks donates 20% of your purchase to GHE when you visit local merchants. Shops include: Learning Express Toys, Spa Retreat Cary, and so many more.

First, text JOIN to ghepta@rcityrocks.com. Then, when you spend money at participating R City Rocks businesses, simply text a screenshot your receipt to ghepta@rcityrocks.com. Another fun thing you can do while waiting on the carpool line. 

 

Hoodie season is here! Green Hope Sweatshirts and hats are in stock and for sale online. 

Fridays are Falcon Unity Day! Wear your spirit wear or school colors every Friday. One random Friday a month the class with most spirit will win a surprise. Congrats to Mrs. Blasko's Butterflies K class for showing the most Falcon Pride in November.

 

A Birthday Blast will make your child feel like a star on their birthday! For a $50 tax deductible donation to the PTA, you can wish your child a Happy Birthday on the digital marquee—guaranteed to bring big smiles on their special day. 

Like us on twitter @greenhopePTA and Facebook for updates on PTA news and events. 

Thank you to our Diamond Sponsors

Do you own a business? Are you interested in advertising to over 1,000 parents and staff while supporting our school? If you are interested in sponsoring the PTA, please contact us.

 



Green Hope Elementary PTA - Wake County, NC
2700 Louis Stephens Dr
Cary, NC 27519