Community Park PTO Newsletter - Issue 32
Fri, Apr 26 9:13am

Welcome to the CP PTO Newsletter. Please check your Konstella feed for the most recent updates. / Bienvenidos al boletín informativo de la PTO de CP. Mire por favor sus actualizaciones de noticias en Konstella para detalles más recientes.



Around School


Around the District

Around Town

You're Invited: First Friday Coffee

Stop by the CP Main Entrance during drop-off/after the Bicibús on Friday, May 3  to grab a free cup of coffee or a sweet treat and chat with other CP parents during this low-key, social half-hour. We hope to see you!


Volunteer for the 2024-2025 PTO

We're actively planning for next year and are calling all parents, caregivers, and teachers to reflect on what kind of volunteering you can do to help our school flourish. 

We're still looking for:

  • A co-president
  • A special education parent advisory group liaison
  • A Spanish language & cultural ambassadors team lead
  • Coordinators for vital fundraising activities, such as the fall party, merchandise sales, POPs events, the online auction, and the Silvergraphics fundraiser 
  • Leaders to plan events to recognize teachers and organize fun school-wide events, including the Halloween Parade and the Science Fair.
  • Grade Reps for preK, 3rd, and 5th Grades

Click here for more details about the critical roles we must fill in order to continue supporting our children and staff.  All parents and caregivers are welcome to volunteer for any role! 



CP Science Fair Information

Join us on Thursday, May 9 for the CP Science Fair! All CP students are encouraged to participate. Students should present their projects on a display board (available from the main office for a suggested donation of $5) and bring the finished board to the science fair. Sign up HERE by Monday, May 6. We hope to see you there!


Información de la Feria de Ciencias de CP

¡Únase a nosotros el jueves 9 de mayo para la Feria de Ciencias de CP! Se anima a todos los estudiantes del CP a participar. Los estudiantes deben presentar sus proyectos en un tablero de exhibición (disponible en la oficina principal por una donación sugerida de $5) y traer el tablero terminado a la feria de ciencias. Regístrese AQUÍ antes del lunes 6 de mayo. ¡Esperamos verte ahí!


Sign Up for CP Summer Camps!


CP is hosting a week of summer camp for rising first through fifth graders and one for incoming Kindergarteners (haga clic para español). Taught by CP teachers in Spanish, the camps include guided activities, water play, and story time.

Discounts are available for parent volunteers, and students who qualify for free and reduced lunch attend at no cost (please email or call the CP Office at 609-806-4230).


POP: Movie Night

Movie Night (Grades 2-5)

May 10, 6 - 8 p.m. / $15

Watch The Super Mario Bros. Movie with friends at CP. Ticket includes popcorn and candy. Proceeds benefit the 5th Grade Class Gift!


Today: Last Day for Free Shipping on CP Gear!

Receive FREE shipping through April 30 for items purchased through the CP spirit wear shop at Princeton Threads. Orders will be sent home with your child during the first week of May.
Our shop carries a wide variety of CP gear for kids and adults in spring and summer styles--including UPF-rated tees and shorts that are perfect for camp! A portion of each purchase supports our school. 
Questions? Email Deirdre Goodrich at
Don't forget to scan your box tops and turn in your McCaffrey's receipts to earn cash for CP!

Important School Board Budget Meeting 
The Board of Education will likely be voting to approve a budget that could impact CP personnel. Please consider attending this important meeting! 
Monday, April 30 at 
25 Valley Rd.

  Free Comic Book Day

Sat., May 4, 1 p.m.

Princeton Public Library Community Room

Participate in this national event with giveaways, activities, and a movie screening. 

Comic book and graphic novel fans are invited to celebrate Free Comic Book Day with activities and free special edition comic books for kids and teens while supplies last.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem (2023) will be screened at 3 p.m. following the activities. 

P.S. - We Hear You 
If you have feedback or suggestions regarding the newsletter, please message Christine Minerva on Konstella or email  

For general thoughts regarding PTO activities or how parents can further help support CP, please contact Co-Presidents Nicole Pezold Hancock, Chris Santarpio, & Erica Snyder at

Want to support Community Park School? Donate to the Community Park PTO via Zelle (,  Venmo (@CPPTO), or credit card.

Thanks for reading!