Dear Coolidge Families,

Thank you to everyone who voted for the new PTO Board. Congrats to Theresa Eid, Andrea Messina, Michelle Gibney and Ashley Mungiello. We look forward to officially welcoming you to your new positions at the June PTO Meeting.

It’s Musical Week! Check out below for information on all the upcoming events!

IMPORTANT/UPCOMING DATES:

May 23-24: 4th & 5th Grade Musical
May 29: No School
May 31: 5th Grade Trip to SLDC
May 30 – June 3: Economy Shop Volunteer Week (sign up!)
June 2: Field Day
June 8 – 9:15am PTO Meeting

5th Grade – Last Call for Lunch Orders and T-Shirt Order

Last call for EMS2026 T-Shirt Orders as well as lunch orders (covered by the PTO) for the YMCA Spring Lake Day in June.

EMS T-Shirt Order

YMCA Sping Lake Lunch Order

4th Grade Parents – Sign-Up to be a 5th Grade Rep!

It is time to select our 5th Grade Reps for next year. If you are interested in being a 5th-grade rep please review the below responsibilities carefully. 

Responsibilities include but are not limited to

• The 5th Grade Kick-Off (first day of school)
• Designing and ordering the 5th Grade t-shirts and the 5th grade banner for the MPR
• Planning and running fundraisers to support the 5th-grade events
• Managing and serving pizza lunch (every Wednesday), including collecting pizza/ice cream orders and working with the vendors. 5th-grade reps need to be available to step in if there are not enough volunteers and at least 1 or 2 should be present each week
• Planning the holiday Book Buddy party in December (5th and 1st graders)
• Creating the memory book and planning the breakfast
• Coordinating the Spring Lake Day Camp end-of-year trip, booking the transportation, and planning the activities
• Coordinating the Spring Lake YMCA trip lunch 

Some planning is required over the summer months.  Please carefully consider volunteering for this position.  While it is a lot of effort, the rewards are great.  If you have any questions, please reach out to one of our current 5th Grade Reps and I’m sure they will graciously give you honest feedback. 

If you would like to be considered for a 5th Grade Rep for 2023-2024 school year, please fill out the below form by Friday, May 26th.

Thank you for your consideration.

5th Grade Rep Signup

Bagel Volunteers Needed

Hi families! There are still a lot of open slots available to volunteer to help serve Bagel lunch. Most of them are are only 15 minutes slots! I can’t stress how important your volunteering is. We can’t have these lunch programs without your help! Thank you!

Bagel Lunch Volunteer Sign Up

2023-2024 School Supply Kits AVAILABLE TO ORDER

We know it’s hard to think about school supply shopping for the next school year, but ordering is now available for the 2023-2024 school year for your 1st-5th grader.

We are excited to announce our continued partnership with 1st Day School Supplies! 1st Day School Supplies helps parents and teachers get the exact supplies needed for the school year without having to step inside a store.

Also, with each kit ordered, part of the proceeds benefit Coolidge School. You can make your purchase right now by clicking the link below and supplies will be delivered to your home at least two weeks before the start of school.

The deadline to order is June 30th. If you have any questions, please contact Amy Parker or Sewon Song.

School Supply Order Link

ECONOMY SHOP

The Economy Shop Coolidge weeks in which our school fills the volunteer spots are: May 30-June 3. Sign up today to secure your preferred date/times! Volunteering is critical and training is provided (5 min to learn is all you need).

The shop is solely run by volunteers and all profits go to Wyckoff Schools. It’s easy, fun and a rewarding way to give back. Hope to see everyone at the shop and you’ll have fun thrifting while you’re there!
Check out available volunteer slots here:

Economy Shop Volunteer Sign-Up

OLIVER’S LABEL

Go to www.oliverslabels.com/coolidgepto to create your custom labels, die cut stickers, safety wristbands, and more. Oliver’s Labels will ship your order quickly and donate 20% of the total back to the PTO.

BOX TOPS

Coolidge is a Box Tops School! Don’t forget to download the BoxTops apps and scan your store receipts.

Any questions or suggestions can be sent to [email protected]. Have a great week!

Hakuna Matata Cougars!

-Amy