12.10.18 Meeting Information and Fall PTO Newsletter

Mon, Dec 10 11:35am

Hello Everyone,   Please find the agenda for tonight's meeting, fall PTO newsletter and minutes from last meeting attached.  We will be holding elections tonight for the treasurer position for the res ... [More]

PTO Meeting Monday December 10th

Wed, Dec 5 11:47am

Join us next Monday for our next PTO meeting 6-7:15pm!   We are excited that many staff will be there to present about new things happening at school.   Sra. Hughes: Bridges Math Curriclum/ Currículo ... [More]

Supplies needed for Kindergarten projects please

Mon, Dec 3 11:14am

Our kindergarten team is planning some projects for December and early January and they are in need of some extra supplies for the kids.  If anyone has any extra shoe boxes (for their big diorama proj ... [More]

It's time for a Book Drive - PTO Literacy Committee

Sun, Dec 2 4:58pm

Are you cleaning out your kids bookshelves to make room for the holidays? If so, please consider donating books to Woodcrest. The PTO Literacy Committee is doing a Book Drive for all of December. Book ... [More]

Cookies with Sra. Linares

Tue, Nov 27 2:30pm

Please join Sra. Linares for a relaxed conversation and cookies in the new flex space on Wednesday November 28th from 4-4:45 pm.  Childcare will be available for children over 3.  We hope to see you there!

Cash only food sales tonight

Fri, Nov 9 4:21pm

Just another reminder that if you are planning to purchase food at tonight's Magical Family Fun Night, don't forget to bring cash!  Unfortunately, we are not set up to take credit cards for food sales ... [More]


Wed, Nov 7 6:19pm

You don't need to worry about getting your food out in the cold Friday night-all the food is inside the cafeteria, and there is lots of seating.  Big Dipper Ice Cream, Jet's Pizza, and Acapulco will b ... [More]

Breakfast with a Buddy: THURSDAY 11/8/18

Tue, Nov 6 8:32pm

Clarification:  The Schoology post tonight regarding the Bookfair Breakfast with a Buddy was incorrect.  The Bookfair Breakfast with a Buddy is THURSDAY morning, Nov. 8th from 7:30-9am.   **Please rem ... [More]

Book Fair Buddy Breakfast Needs YOU!

Fri, Nov 2 10:27am

The Woodcrest Book Fair Buddy Breakfast is coming up and we are in need of volunteers to help!  There are spots available to cashier, refill food, or greet people at the door and help direct them as n ... [More]

Conference Meals THANK YOU!!

Fri, Nov 2 10:17am

A huge thank you to everyone who donated items and time for fall conference meals!!  The teachers and staff were very grateful and everyone enjoyed the treats.  An especially big thank you goes to Jes ... [More]

Amazon Smile donation is up to 5% now through Nov 2nd!!

Thu, Nov 1 10:29am

If you made purchases through AmazonSmile with Spring Lake Park Schools Spanish Immersion PTO listed as your charity, thank you!  We have been issued a $22.39 donation from the AmazonSmile Foundation ... [More]

Book Fair is November 8-9th!

Tue, Oct 23 10:34pm

The Fall Book Fair will be open at Woodcrest on November 8-9th.  We are in need of volunteers to help cover all of the events surrounding the book fair from the initial book fair set up, book fair bud ... [More]

Bookfair props/costumes needed!

Tue, Oct 23 2:55pm

Our fall book fair is quickly approaching (Nov. 7th – 9th). To match our theme, we are looking for wizard gear, magical creature and fairy tale props and costumes (adult sized). Think wands, fairies, ... [More]

Be part of your Konstella Classroom!!

Tue, Oct 23 9:40am

Have you signed up under your Konstella classrooms for each of your children yet?  If not, please take a minute to do so!  This will enable you to communicate specifically with the other parents withi ... [More]

Art Adventure Volunteers Needed

Thu, Oct 18 1:59pm

Art Adventure planning is in the works for Woodcrest students and we are in need of volunteers who are interested in participating!  As a volunteer, you would attend a training session at the Minneapo ... [More]

Dine to Donate THANK YOU!

Wed, Oct 10 1:59pm

We had a great turn out last night for this year's first Woodcrest PTO "dine to donate" night.    We were able to raise $278.32 for our kids' PTO sponsored activities! Thank you to everyone who partic ... [More]

Art Adventure is starting!!!!

Thu, Oct 4 7:03pm

Art Adventure time is here and Woodcrest kids LOVE it!      Art Adventure is a program offered through the Minneapolis Institute of Arts (MIA). This program brings reproductions of works of art from t ... [More]


Sat, Sep 29 12:41pm

We want to send a HUGE thank you to all of the volunteers who helped make the 2018 Fun Run such a big success!!  The kids had so much fun!  Thank you for being "All-In" and helping make Woodcrest such ... [More]

Top 3 "All-in 100%" things you need to know BEFORE this Friday!!

Thu, Sep 27 11:24am

Top three “ALL-IN 100%” things you need to know BEFORE THIS FRIDAY!   1.  “All-IN 100% Arco Iris” FUN RUN    DAY TIME INFO: ***ALL DONATIONS are DUE by THIS Friday, September 28th to be eligible for F ... [More]

How to change your account settings

Mon, Sep 24 9:16am

This year, Konstella  has started offering their own online workshops and education seminars which ARE NOT given or endorsed by the  Woodcrest PTO.  These are optional online educational seminars that ... [More]

It's Fun Run Week!!

Sun, Sep 23 10:20am

Don't forget: This week is FUN RUN WEEK! Show your school spirit by dressing up for spirit week this week. Monday: Panther Pride Day - wear your SLP Panther gear or blue-red-white Tuesday: Mismatch Da ... [More]

Pledge Star Instructions

Sat, Sep 22 8:22am

We have a little less than a week left to raise money for our 2018-19 Fun Run Fundraiser!  This year we have added Pledge Star to make it more convenient for family members who don't live in the area ... [More]

*NEW* Carpool "social group"

Fri, Sep 21 1:19pm

We have had a couple questions come up this year asking if there are any open carpool groups heading to/from Woodcrest.  To try to help parents reach other parents who may have similar requests, we ha ... [More]

Thursday Library Help

Wed, Sep 19 4:23pm

No help is needed in the library tomorrow.   Michelle will let us know when she is ready for volunteers.  We will keep you updated!  Thanks!

Intern Ride needed!

Wed, Sep 19 12:58pm

Emily Byers-Ferrian (Woodcrest Immersion Specialist) is looking for someone who would be able to pick up Alejandro Goez (kindergarten intern) from his host family's house in Blaine and drop him off at ... [More]

Turn in your Box Tops!!

Tue, Sep 18 12:47pm

Clipping Box Tops is an easy way for you to help our school buy what it needs.  Box Tops are each worth 10¢ and they quickly add up to real cash for our school. This school year, our school’s earnings ... [More]

Fun Run Volunteers needed

Mon, Sep 17 10:40pm

Hey Woodcrest families!!  Our Fun Run FUNdraiser kicked off today.  This is our main fundraiser which pays for most of our activities through the year: butterfly garden maintenance, indoor recess bins ... [More]

Proposed Minutes from Sept. 10 PTO Meeting and Raffle Winners

Mon, Sep 17 3:33pm

Thanks to everyone who came to the PTO Meeting and School Involvement Fair last Monday.  If you couldn't make it, it's not too late to learn more about how you can be involved at Woodcrest!    There i ... [More]

Thank you! No more help needed today.

Mon, Sep 17 2:12pm

Thank you to everyone who responded to help with Fun Run Flyers!  The need has been filled for today.  We appreciate all who jumped to action!  Thank you!!

Oportunidad de aprendizaje para los padres de Woodcrest que hablan español (Learning Opportunity for Spanish-speaking Parents of Woodcrest)

Thu, Sep 13 11:11am

Learning Opportunity for Spanish-speaking Parents of Woodcrest:   ¿Habla usted español?    Venga a conocer a otros padres de Woodcrest que hablan español mientras que aprenda más sobre el sistema esco ... [More]

Help Needed!!

Thu, Sep 6 11:57am

We have an opportunity to get to know this year's International Teaching Interns from Colombia, El Salvador and Spain!   Woodcrest is currently looking for one or two volunteers who can help...    Pic ... [More]

Monday September 10th PTO Meeting & School Involvement Fair

Wed, Sep 5 11:31pm

Hello Woodcrest Families!    We are just five days away from our annual PTO School Involvement Fair!  This event is a great chance to learn more about our Parent Teacher Organization, which organizes ... [More]

Spirit Wear Raffle Winners!

Wed, Sep 5 2:32pm

Please pick up your Spirit Wear Item in the main office at school!  Thank you so much for supporting PTO!     Congratulations to:   1. Latosha/Justin Lopez -Shirt!!! 2. Marie LaBreche- Shirt!!! 3. Sar ... [More]

First Week of School Volunteers needed!!

Wed, Aug 15 3:21pm

Greeting Woodcrest Parents!! The first week of school is coming up fast!  In order to help ease some of the transitions for kids (and teachers/staff), we are looking for volunteers to help with arriva ... [More]

Agenda, budget and past April mtg minutes for PTO meeting TONIGHT - 6pm @ SLP High School Cafeteria

Mon, Aug 13 12:59pm

Please find attached the proposed April 2018 minutes, tonight's agenda and budget proposal for the 2018-19 school year for tonight's meeting. Tonight's agenda includes: *Introductions *Intro to Robert ... [More]