Community Park PTO Newsletter - Issue 4
Tue, Sep 27 3:35pm

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.


  • Start with Hello Week! - Tuesday, Sept 27 - Friday, Sept 30
  • Fall Flower Fundraiser - Now until September 28
  • School Wide Fall Picnic - Friday, September 30, 5:00 - 7:00 pm
  • Halloween Costume Swap - Now until Friday, October 14
  • Princeton Mobile Food Pantry Hygiene Drive - Now until Tuesday, October 18


Around School

  • Start with Hello Week!
  • School Wide Fall Picnic
  • Halloween Costume Swap
  • Hygiene Drive for PMFP


Around Town

  • 15th Annual Collegians Find a Cure 5k Run/Walk 

 Start with Hello Week!
Tuesday, Sept. 27 - Friday, Sept. 30
For more information here or see below!

 School Wide Fall Picnic
Friday, September 30, 5:00 - 7:00 pm (CP Playground)
Join our community for the CP School Wide Fall Picnic.  We are looking for volunteers to help with the picnic throughout the event, please sign up here. Bring chairs, blankets and a dish to share with our community. We look forward to connecting and re-starting this wonderful tradition. For more information, go here!


Halloween Costume Swap
Black bins in Lobby until Oct 14

Please drop off any costumes in the costume bin in the front entrance of school until October 14th! See the flyer below or go here for more information.


Princeton Mobile Food Pantry Hygiene Drive
Now until Tuesday, October 18
As we come together and settle into the new school year, please consider donating to the PMFP Hygiene Drive. There will be a box in the front alcove at CP as well as a box at the Fall Picnic for you to bring any of the items requested: diapers, wipes, shower gel, cotton balls/pads, laundry detergent, fabric softener, multipurpose cleaner, Q-tips & McCaffery’s Gift card. Check out the information below!

Fall Flower Fundraiser to Support our Garden!
Now until September 28

CP is teaming up with Madden's Nursery to offer mums and winter pansies! Proceeds will go towards supporting the CP garden programming led by our garden educator, Peter Wagner. Place your order online. The fall flower sale ends, Wednesday Sept 28! Flowers will be available for pick up at the school on Friday Sept 30.  Go here to order!

Fruit Fundraiser
September 22 - November 12
There is nothing like fresh fruit and other goodies for snacks, treats, and entertaining. Check out our fruit fundraiser here. Buying fruit from here will help raise money for our programs!
CP Merchandise is Here!

Visit our CP merchandise online store with Princeton Threads! Simply place and pay for your order online, and your merchandise will be delivered to the school bi-weekly! We have clothing and accessories for both the kids and adults in your family, tote bags, and car magnets with the new CP logo! Thank you to Jim Harley for his awesome design of the new CP logo! Click here for more information.


Support CP!

Direct donations to the Community Park PTO support arts residencies, pay for classroom supplies, and ensure equitable access to after-school clubs, summer camp, and more.

Give via Zelle (,  Venmo (@CPPTO), or credit card.


15th Annual Collegians Find a Cure 5k Run/Walk

Saturday, October 1st at the Bloomberg Arch on Princeton's Campus

The Princeton Women’s Swimming & Diving program, in partnership with the Princeton Varsity Club, will host its 15th annual Collegians Find the Cure 5K Run/Walk on Saturday, October 1st starting from Bloomberg Arch of Princeton University’s campus. Registration will begin at 10:00 AM, and the race will commence at 11:00 AM.
Registration can be paid ahead of time through a $15 donation or through a $15 day-of with cash/Venmo at the site. “Collegians Find The Cure 2022” t-shirts will be given out at the event to all registrants, while supplies last. To learn more about this cause and/or register in advance for the Collegians Find the Cure 5K Run/Walk, visit our team link here. Any questions, please contact:



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

For general thoughts regarding PTO activities or how parents can further help support CP, please contact Co-Presidents Hima Reddy, Montana Vasquez-Grinnell, and Rory Pickett at

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

Thanks for reading!