Teacher appreciation help

We are getting ready to honor our teachers during the Poe teacher appreciation week May 14-18, 2018! In order to prepare for the food and snack portion of the week, we are asking for you to consider signing up for one or more items and bring them to the teachers lounge by Tuesday morning, May 15.  You can begin dropping off now in the marked bin in the office.  We will be feeding the teachers with various themed snack days throughout the week.  Thanks for your contribution!! Please […]

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Field day helpers

Mr. Rojas is looking for volunteers to help supervise field day activities.  Great day to get outside and enjoy the spring weather and interact with kids as we celebrate the end of the school year.  Half day or full day options available.  Please email Mr. Rojas if you’re interested.  

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Got 2 Run for Poe!

2.62 run/walk 8k run Saturday,  May 19th, 2018  8am Got2Run for Education is a Fundraiser for the Poe PTO. At least $5.00 per registrant is donated back to the Poe PTO (last year we got back $13 per registrant). Please consider getting a group of friends and family together to walk or run on May 19th.  Early registration through May 13 (save $5!) Register at got2run.org and mark Poe school in AH as your school!  Ask Mrs. Joyce for more questions. Top Ten reasons to […]

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Indian guides

Join the Indian Guides!  Information here on how to join and upcoming spring events. We have a group from Poe, for more information, please call Tod Schwager tod.schwager@gmail.com; or 630-329-7769

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Poe celebrates 50th anniversary

Come join us to celebrate Poe’s 50th anniversary! 6:30-7:00 pm self-guided tours of the school 7:15-8:00 program 8-8:30 pm light refreshments   Come see the new tile wall, connect with some old friends or teachers!  Students will be sharing a song, projects related to the 50th anniversary, we’ll be revealing the tile wall, and our Poe video will be shared with interviews from former and current staff and students.  Come celebrate with us! See flyer for more details.

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Calling all 4th graders!

Calling all current 4th graders and their families!  Planning a vacation this spring or summer?  Our national park system has a program that offers free entrance fees for 4th graders and their families!  This applies to current 4th graders in the 2017-18 school year and expires August 31, 2018.  (They have renewed it each year for the next years’ 4th graders). If you visit a site that charges entrance fees per person— The pass admits all children under 16 and up to three adults for […]

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Yearbook photos needed!

You can upload photos for consideration to the Poe school 2017-18 yearbook!  Please send your pictures from any of the school events this year, from out on the playground, etc to be considered by our yearbook committee of Poe students and Ms. Shapiro.  If you have any questions, please email Ms. Shapiro!  Thanks everyone! Poe Yearbook upload photos

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Chuck E Cheese night April 17!

Come on out and have some fun with your friends and family at Chuck E Cheese on 41 West Rand Road, Arlington Heights, IL 60004 on April 17 from 3-9pm.  20% of all proceeds from that night go towards our PTO funds, which is used for our students and school. Coupons are attached to the flyer, please mention to the cashier that you are with Poe PTO.  Thanks for your support!  

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Silent auction and student basket offerings

Looking forward to our class baskets and staff offerings that will be available for raffle ticket sales on Monday, February 26 and Friday, March 2 (2 days only).  Ticket prices are 1 ticket for $1, 7 tickets for $5, and 15 tickets for $10.  You can also purchase that evening as well. Our silent auction will be available that evening from 7:00-7:30 pm.  A wide variety of offerings will be available!  We will have booklets available that night to look through all the options.  You […]

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Family dance volunteers needed

Please consider signing up for a 30 minute slot for our family dance and silent auction night.  If we get a large amount of people to signup, we can all work a little and play a lot!  🙂     Thanks for helping out.  There are slots open in food service, selling raffle tickets, selling concessions, and more!  Many hands make light work! Signup here.  

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