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Important Dates
  • Tonight!  PTA Meeting, 6pm in Library
  • 11/13 - 11/14:  Girls' Basketball Tryouts, 6-7:30pm MPR
  • Thurs 11/14:  Dine and Donate - Sandy's Take and Bake
  • Tues 11/19:  5:30-7:30pm Proctorgiving (Family Potluck) 
  • 11/25 - 11/29:  Thanksgiving week closure
     
In This Issue
  • Dine & Donate
  • Girls Basketball Tryouts - This Week
  • Proctorgiving:  November 19
  • PTA Budget Overview:  Funding
  • Spring Fundraiser:  Call for Committee Members
  • Tigerfest Update:  Ticket Refunds
  • After School Enrichment: New sessions for KidsVets, Science and Chess
  • Yearbook Photos
  • November Lunch Menu
 SHOP, DINE & DONATE 
 
  • Thursday, November 14:  Sandy's Take and Bake Pizza, Dine and Donate (all day).  Share the flyer and/ or Facebook event with friends, family, neighbors & coworkers!  Mention Proctor Terrace when you order and **30% DONATED BACK**Gluten free options available
     
  • Everyday:  Free $ from Amazon!  If you click this link and buy any item at Amazon, the school will receive 4-15% of the purchase price 60 days after it ships. You only need to click the link once per shopping session, all purchased items will be counted. If you need to return later for more shopping, simply click the link again to get started.  Learn more
     
  • Sports Basement:  Do you have some serious sport gear on your holiday shopping list?  Consider joining their Basementeer Program and 10% will go to Proctor Terrace
GIRLS BASKETBALL TRYOUTS 
 
November 13th and 14th, 6-7:30pm,
Proctor MPR
Grades 4 - 6 students are encouraged to try out either day
(do not need to attend both days).


Contact coach Manza Atkinson with questions: manza.atkinson@gmail.com or (319) 594-1518.
PROCTORGIVING

  
 PTA BUDGET OVERVIEW
 
Last week we showed how PTA funds are spent.  Wonder where it comes from?  While we host a number of events and activities throughout the year, many are intended to bring our amazing PTES community together.  Over 60% of the annual budget comes from just 2 events:  Walk a Thon and the Spring Fundraiser.
 
Want to know more?  Get involved!  Come to tonight's PTA meeting, sign up for committees, job shadow the PTA Board.  PTA leadership will be changing in 2020/2021 due to 2-year tenure limits: 
We Need You!
 

CALL FOR COMMITTEE MEMBERS! 
 
Please join a team of great parents to put together this year’s annual Spring Fundraiser!
 
As a parent, my favorite days are those when my kids come home bubbling over with excitement about what happened during their school day... and more often than not, those days are times when they participated in a PTA-funded activity, such as a field trip, school assembly or watching the annual play. This is what motivated me to get involved in the school’s fundraising activities.

Hi, I’m Natalie Brunamonte, chair of Proctor’s annual spring fundraiser. I was on the committee for last year’s awesome event, and I am so excited to be this year’s chair. Please consider joining our committee for this year’s event! The time commitment to participate can be very flexible; since I was involved last year, I know what is needed and can work with whatever time you have available to help make this year’s event another success–any and all help is appreciated and you’ll be working with a great team. If you are interested in joining us, or even just learning more, please shoot an e-mail to: ptaboard@proctorterracepta.org with a subject line of “Spring Fundraiser”.
 
TIGERFEST UPDATE: TICKET REFUNDS
 
Did you already purchase Tigerfest tickets? 
Not to worry, they will be valid at the Kindness & Friendship Tigerfest in February.

If you prefer to receive a refund, please email andi.staby@gmail.com (online tickets) or anniestanner@gmail.com (in person/ paper tickets) to request a refund.
AFTER SCHOOL ENRICHMENT
 
More sessions announced!
  • KidVets (Mondays) - Next session starts January 27
  • KidScience (Wednesdays) - Next session starts December 4
  • Chess for Kids (Fridays) - ongoing through early March
Flyers will be distributed and posted on our Enrichment page
 


2019/2020 YEARBOOK PHOTOS
 
Do you have great photos from this year's activities? 
Email them to andi.staby@gmail.com to help our Yearbook team get ahead of the year end crush!
 

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