Parent Coffee with Principal Hartley – This Friday 2/15 at 8:15

Last month’s parent coffee with two AHS Building Committee Representatives was lively and interesting! Please join Ms. Hartley for the next parent coffee after drop-off this Friday, February 15th. We’ll have coffee, treats, and an opportunity to help assemble a small Valentine’s Day card for teachers and staff.  As always, younger siblings are welcome. We hope to see you there!

Talent Show – Friday March 1st – Time to Sign Up!

It’s time for the annual Peirce School Talent Show on Friday March 1st! A chance for your child to get on stage and show off their talents for all their friends and parents to see! If you’re interested in having your child perform, please email Greg at gjacobs71@verizon.net with the following information by Wednesday February 27th:

  1. Performer or act’s name
  2. A brief description of their act – song, sketch, violin, magic, etc.
  3. Approximate duration of the act. Please keep acts to approximately 4 minutes or less.

Afterschool Program Meeting

A meeting about the new afterschool program will be held on  Tuesday, February 26 from 6-7 in the library.

Peirce Fun Fair

Where can you find an amazing indoor activity featuring carnival games
with prizes, a cake walk, bounce house, hot chocolate bar and more? At
the Peirce March Madness Fun Fair, Saturday, March 9th from

The Fun Fair supports our PTO, which is dedicated to expanding the
possibilities of our children’s education through creative resource

Each year, we have great success with recycling all the little
treasures out of everyone’s house for the wildly popular, Bags O’ Fun.
If you want a new home for all the birthday party grab bags you’ve
accumulated, please bring them to the office by March 8th. We’ll have
a box there for collections!

If you’d like to help with organizing the Fair, contact Erin Whalen at
ecwhalen@gmail.com. Keep your eyes posted for day of
fair volunteering opportunities, coming soon. We need all of you to
make the Fun Fair a success!

One more thing….
Support the local community while having fun! This year on the day of
the Fun Fair, we’ll be collecting your like-new winter coats
(kids-adult size). Bring a coat(s) to donate and receive 5 bonus fair
tickets per family. These coat donations help our neighbors and make a
big difference.

Tell your family and friends! Can’t wait to see you there, Saturday,
March 9th 10:30-2:30!

 Peirce Pride Savings Bank

The Peirce Pride Savings Bank is officially open and students are encouraged to come by Friday morning to start saving! Parents, please print the form below and send your student with at least a dollar to open their account.

Application form

The bank is open Friday mornings from 7:45 until 8:10.

Email Amy Cooper or Carmel Murphy with any questions.

amyd4not@gmail.com or carmelmurphy@kotyan.net

Annual Fund Update

Let’s reach a little higher together for the Peirce PTO Annual Fund!  The Peirce PTO Annual Fund subsidizes the PTO’s Annual Operating Budget, which supplements school resources and funds community events.  We ask each family to make a minimum one-time annual donation of $60 to the Annual Fund to achieve our annual goal of $10,000.00 and 100% family participation.  For more information or to donate online, visit: https://peirceschool.info/pto-annual-fund Please contact Molly Gillis at:339.707.0691 or
peirceannualfund@gmail.com with any questions. We truly appreciate your support!

Support Peirce While You Shop!

AmazonSmile is helping to combine your support for the Peirce PTO with your everyday online shopping!  It is a simple and automatic way for you to support the PTO every time you shop, at no extra cost to you.  Peirce PTO will earn 0.5% on eligible purchases!  Shop at http://smile.amazon.com and select Peirce PTO as your charity, or click here: Amazon Smile

Reminder – we collect BoxTops!

Peirce School PTO collects Box Tops to raise money for our school. Box Tops coupons are found on packages of hundreds of products that you probably use every day.  Each Box Tops coupon is worth ten cents, so the coupons add up fast! Click here for a link to Box Tops products.  BoxTops can be taped to a collection sheet or sent in in plastic baggie.  Please be sure that they are not expired.