Read the Oct 18 Outlook
Wed, Oct 18 10:43am
Frank Otis Elementary
Support Otis. Eat at Chipotle tonight!
Read this week's Oct 18 Outlook for more Otis news 
EAT AT CHIPOTLE AND RAISE MONEY FOR OTIS  
TONIGHT - 4:00-9:00pm
Make dinner a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support Otis Elementary School. Come in to the  Chipotle at 2314 South Shore Center Drive in Alameda on  TONIGHT between 4:00pm and 9:00pm . Bring in this flyer , show it on your smartphone, or just tell the cashier you're supporting the cause to make sure that 50% of the proceeds will be donated to Otis Elementary School. Be sure to let your family, friends and neighbors know
 
IN THIS WEEK'S OUTLOOK
OUTLOOK CALENDAR  
- Important School Dates 
LETTER FROM PRINCIPAL HARRIS
- Addressing school culture, climate, and safety  
PTA CORNER
- Updates and news from the PTA  
UPCOMING EVENTS  
- Summer Scholars, Used Sneaker Drive, Carnival, and on other events just around the corner 
VOLUNTEER CORNER   
- Volunteer at Carnival! Sign up here.
REMINDERS   
- If you missed it last time, check here  
OTIS COMMUNITY & BEYOND 
- News and events from around Alameda and AUSD 
THE REGULARS  
- Otis Directory, Otis 101, Facebook/Konstella Community, etc...
 
MESSAGE FROM THE PTA
PTA Meeting - October 19 
We have a PTA meeting scheduled for  this Thursday, October 19 at 7pm in the Media Center. We will have a presentation by Playworks, which is rolling out as soon as air quality improves, review volunteer needs and goals for Fall Carnival and Walk-A-Thon, and discuss the PTA Council's proposed Resolution on Cannabis Dispensaries in Alameda. Click HERE for the full agenda.  Please join us for this important meeting.  Childcare in room 102. We will also have fingerprinting services available from 6:00-7:45 p.m. and there are lots of slots still available. To sign up, click HERE
 
Mini-Grant Applications Now Available 
The PTA is offering mini-grants to students, parents, teachers and staff 
for specific purchases, projects or activities that will benefit or enrich the Otis community. Grants will be awarded in amounts between $20-$500.  The deadline to submit an application is November 30, 2016.  Click HERE for the application form and instructions.   
 
Questions?  Please contact Beth Aney at beth.f.aney@gmail.com.