Minicourses coming!

Minicourses are coming in February 2018!!  This is a long standing tradition here at Poe, trying to give our students options for fun indoor activities amidst the cold weather months!  Our volunteer parent teachers will be offering classes for our students, and all students are welcome to sign up!  The forms will be distributed next week in school, and your student will need to return the form before winter break because classes will be assigned to your student in January.  Please use the form here […]

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Purchase magnet and school directory

All PTO paid members received a Poe school directory in October.  If you missed out on receiving a Poe school directory, you can order one through the PTO for $5.  Please fill out the order form and return to school in an envelope with the corresponding money.  If you’d like to become a member of the PTO for $15 to automatically receive a directory, please fill out this form. We are also selling indoor/outdoor magnets with the Poe mascot for $3.   Please see the […]

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Noodles restaurant fundraiser December 5

Our Noodles restaurant fundraiser is coming up on December 5, 2017.  Please consider ordering food, as 25% of sales will go back to the school as a fundraiser.  All funds used towards services your students receive!   Mention Poe school when ordering and checking out. Details: Tuesday, Dec. 5 from 11am – 9pm Noodles & Company 1209 W. Dundee Rd., Buffalo Grove

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Chipotle fundraiser for Makerspace Nov 8

Please join us for a delicious fundraiser on November 8!  We are raising funds for the Family Makerspace event in January, and Chipotle has generously agreed to give us back 50% profits from the sales from anyone showing the Poe PTO flyer.  You can bring the printed form or show electronically on your phone.  Here is the flyer for you to show.  Hours are 10:45 am-9pm. Fundraiser available at two locations: 1572 West Lake Cook Road, Wheeling 338 East Rand Road, Arlington Heights (near intersection […]

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Gift card fundraiser for 5th grade party

In May, our fifth graders have a celebration for all their Poe school years, and the PTO helps to supplement this outing to keep costs low.  In the past, they have had a pizza, snack lunch and gone bowling together.  With this in mind, we are presenting a fundraiser designated specifically for this purpose.  Please consider purchasing a gift card which will give back a percentage to Poe PTO.  Please see each individual line item to determine what percentage will be returned to the school. […]

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Lou Malnati’s orders

A great opportunity to raise funds for the PTO and eat good food!  You can order a certificate for a frozen 9 inch deep dish pizza, which you can take into ANY Lou Malnati’s across the country.  Buy some for yourself, buy some for gifts for friends, neighbors, the mailman, your teachers!  $12 each for any of their frozen pizzas.  Orders due to the school office November 3, 2018.  Order form here!

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Last call for Book fair!

The scholastic book fair is coming to Poe school during the week of October 23! The hours for the week are: Monday, October 23 8am-4pm Tuesday, October 24 8am-4pm Wednesday, October 25 8am-7pm Thursday, October 26 8am-7pm Friday, October 27 8am-12pm Please come visit the book fair!  You can pick up books for yourself or gifts!  There will also be an opportunity to purchase books for your child’s classroom teacher from their “wish lists” as well as an opportunity to donate coins for our school’s […]

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Movie night October 20

Come watch a movie at Poe on Friday, October 20, 2017!  Checkins start at 6pm, movie starts at 6:30.  This is not a drop off event, you must check in and check out your child at the front table.  Please see the flyer for more details.  Forms due October 17.

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Salata fundraiser for Katie Samsel fund

Salata is hosting a fundraiser throughout the month of October for the Katie Samsel fund (see below).   Dine at Salata, and every day through October they will donate 15% of your bill back to the fund.  Each school in the district is given a specific day to benefit this fund.  Our date at Poe is October 25, 2017.  Please see flyer for more details.  Salata is located at 1083 E. Lake Cook Road in Wheeling, IL. About the fund: Katie Samsel was the principal of […]

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