Elizabeth Blackwell PTSA
PTSA General Membership Meeting - October 16 @ 9:25am
All PTSA members are invited to attend our next General Membership PTSA meeting. We will be discussing a new and exciting event (scheduled for next winter) as well as approving changes to our budget. Hope to see you there! ... read full article
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10/10/2019-10/17/2019

Blackwell PTSA - JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!
If you still need to JOIN or RENEW your Blackwell PTSA membership. You still have time! In fact, renew by October 11, and included with your membership is a very handy Blackwell Student/Parent directory!   Click here to get started! ... read full article
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9/30/2019-10/14/2019

Scholastic Arctic Book Fair - October 11-17
  The Arctic Adventure Book Fair is almost here!! This is our library's biggest event of the year. It's a fabulous way to get more books into the hands of our kids, more books in the classrooms and to fill out library!!   Big Events This Year: Friday, October 11th 5-7pm is our Family Night!   eWallet - a way to shop cashless! and pre-sales of the newest Dog-Man and Diary of a Wimpy Kid!!   It's SNOW much fun to READ!  Come join us on Friday, October 11th from 5pm-7pm for Family Night.  Chill out and listen to teachers ... read full article
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9/27/2019-10/17/2019

Reflections - National PTA Arts Recognition Program (Entries due October 24)
  Calling All Blackwell Art Enthusiasts!  Application can be found here! Reflections  is a National PTA arts recognition program that helps students explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence, and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful not only in school, but in life. Students in pre-K through grade 12 create original works of art in response to a theme. The theme for the 2019-2020 program year is  Look Within . Students submit their completed works of art in one, or all, of the available arts categories: Dance Choreography, Film ... read full article
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9/24/2019-10/24/2019

BLACKWELL PTSA AMAZON SMILES & EVERYTHING PARTY PROGRAMS
There are a number of ways we raise money for Blackwell - in addition to event fundraisers, there are other avenues including, AMAZON and local stores! If you shop using AMAZON.COM and/or at EVERYTHING PARTY! please read the following!   AMAZON SMILES! Each time you shop on Amazon 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchase can be donated to Elizabeth Blackwell Elementary.  Go to:  https://smile.amazon.com  and select Elizabeth Blackwell PTSA to get started. We encourage you to read up on the Amazon Smiles program, by clicking here.  to learn more about this wonderful way to shop!   EVERYTHING PARTY!  Mention Blackwell at the check-out ... read full article
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9/30/2019-10/14/2019

Spirit Wear Store is OPEN for business!
  Spirit Wear Store is OPEN for business! What? Hold on to your hats - - this just in! Our Blackwell Spirit Gear shop is opening just in time to update your Fall wardrobe! Nordstrom, Gap and Target can't even compete with these fashion statements! So many items to choose from - t-shirts, hats, sweatshirts and more! Wear 'em to Costco, Trader Joe's - - everyone will be admiring your spirit-wear, but most importantly, you'll feel like a rock-star strutting around in your school's spirit colors! The Spirit Wear Store will be open until November 15. Our Spirit-Wear Store Can be Found Here! ... read full article
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9/10/2019-11/15/2019
PTSA General Membership Meeting - October 16 @ 9:25am10/10/201910/17/2019
PTSA General Membership Meeting - October 16 @ 9:25am
All PTSA members are invited to attend our next General Membership PTSA meeting. We will be discussing a new and exciting event (scheduled for next winter) as well as approving changes to our budget. Hope to see you there! ... read full article
Blackwell PTSA - JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!9/30/201910/14/2019
Blackwell PTSA - JOIN OR RENEW TODAY!
If you still need to JOIN or RENEW your Blackwell PTSA membership. You still have time! In fact, renew by October 11, and included with your membership is a very handy Blackwell Student/Parent directory!   Click here to get started! ... read full article
Scholastic Arctic Book Fair - October 11-179/27/201910/17/2019
Scholastic Arctic Book Fair - October 11-17
  The Arctic Adventure Book Fair is almost here!! This is our library's biggest event of the year. It's a fabulous way to get more books into the hands of our kids, more books in the classrooms and to fill out library!!   Big Events This Year: Friday, October 11th 5-7pm is our Family Night!   eWallet - a way to shop cashless! and pre-sales of the newest Dog-Man and Diary of a Wimpy Kid!!   It's SNOW much fun to READ!  Come join us on Friday, October 11th from 5pm-7pm for Family Night.  Chill out and listen to teachers ... read full article
Reflections - National PTA Arts Recognition Program (Entries due October 24)9/24/201910/24/2019
Reflections - National PTA Arts Recognition Program (Entries due October 24)
  Calling All Blackwell Art Enthusiasts!  Application can be found here! Reflections  is a National PTA arts recognition program that helps students explore their own thoughts, feelings and ideas, develop artistic literacy, increase confidence, and find a love for learning that will help them become more successful not only in school, but in life. Students in pre-K through grade 12 create original works of art in response to a theme. The theme for the 2019-2020 program year is  Look Within . Students submit their completed works of art in one, or all, of the available arts categories: Dance Choreography, Film ... read full article
Join (or Renew!!) with the Blackwell PTSA9/2/20199/16/2019
Join (or Renew!!) with the Blackwell PTSA
You might be asking yourself, "Why join the PTSA?" Well, we're so glad you asked! Your membership fee ($15 individual / $25 family) goes directly toward supporting PTSA-related programming. This programming includes, but is not limited to: Blackwell's in-class art programming which is completely funded by the PTSA and run by parent volunteers International Night STEM Night New Family Welcome Dinner Small capital improvements (i.e. new tables for the library, additional shelving) Teacher requests (books for classrooms, online learning tools, bonus supplies for classrooms and so much more) Playground add-ons (i.e. gaga pit) Chess Club  Oh, and did we mention ... read full article
BLACKWELL PTSA AMAZON SMILES & EVERYTHING PARTY PROGRAMS 9/30/201910/14/2019
BLACKWELL PTSA AMAZON SMILES & EVERYTHING PARTY PROGRAMS
There are a number of ways we raise money for Blackwell - in addition to event fundraisers, there are other avenues including, AMAZON and local stores! If you shop using AMAZON.COM and/or at EVERYTHING PARTY! please read the following!   AMAZON SMILES! Each time you shop on Amazon 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchase can be donated to Elizabeth Blackwell Elementary.  Go to:  https://smile.amazon.com  and select Elizabeth Blackwell PTSA to get started. We encourage you to read up on the Amazon Smiles program, by clicking here.  to learn more about this wonderful way to shop!   EVERYTHING PARTY!  Mention Blackwell at the check-out ... read full article
Spirit Wear Store is OPEN for business!9/10/201911/15/2019
Spirit Wear Store is OPEN for business!
  Spirit Wear Store is OPEN for business! What? Hold on to your hats - - this just in! Our Blackwell Spirit Gear shop is opening just in time to update your Fall wardrobe! Nordstrom, Gap and Target can't even compete with these fashion statements! So many items to choose from - t-shirts, hats, sweatshirts and more! Wear 'em to Costco, Trader Joe's - - everyone will be admiring your spirit-wear, but most importantly, you'll feel like a rock-star strutting around in your school's spirit colors! The Spirit Wear Store will be open until November 15. Our Spirit-Wear Store Can be Found Here! ... read full article
PTSA Programs!8/30/20199/20/2019
PTSA Programs!
  Blackwell PTSA Before & After School Programs We're very excited to start rolling out some of our Blackwell PTSA before and after school programs for your Blackwell Bobcat! You'll see we have included some BIG-TIME favorites and new programs too!  A.M. Basketball A. M. Chess Club A.M. Math Club A.M. Yoga P.M. Running Club If you are interested in learning more about these programs and/or ready to register, please refer to our programs page of our website at  http://blackwellptsa.org/Program .   If you have any questions about our program line-up, please contact Julie Aquino at enrichment@blackwellptsa.org . ... read full article