January All-School Meeting
1/23/19 @ 6:00
As members of our school’s corporation, at least one representative from each family is required to attend our All-School meetings.
Families will vote on changes to our school’s bylaws and elect new members to our Board of Directors.
Review our school’s current bylaws
*Proposed amendments to the bylaws will be shared on 1/15/19 to school’s website:
Run for a seat on our Board
*Completed forms will be posted to a link on our school’s website by 1/22/19 – get yours in today! Look in next Tuesday’s news for the link.
The Great Gala
We are financially unable to host our biggest fundraising event at this time, as we do not have enough sponsors or ticket sales.
The Fundraising Committee set a new date:
Saturday, March 9th, from 6-10:30 p.m.
We need help from everyone in our school family to make this event happen:
We need to cover the cost of the DJ, the auctioneer, the casino tables, dealers, food, and the servers/bartenders/cleaning crew
★ $1000 – prominent logo placement on event poster, six (6) event tickets, inclusion in social media, printed advertisements and PSA, live promotion at event
★ $500 – prominent logo placement at table and on event poster, four (4) event tickets, inclusion in social media, printed advertisements, live promotion at event
★ $250 – logo placement on event poster, two (2) event tickets, inclusion in social media, printed advertisements, live promotion at event
Layla Barr (parent, Blue Tang)
Ronit Berdugo (parent, Mahi & Reef Gecko)Each family will receive two service hours for every sponsor they bring in.
Bring in Auction Items:
Apart from classroom creations, our live auctions typically feature getaways, packages, and unique experiences.
Thanks to our current donors
★ Craig Reynolds (parent, Sea Star) donated a sightseeing tour in his airplane for up to three people
★ Romi Munoz (parent, Reef Gecko) donated two gift certificates for manicures at Natural Nails by Romi
★ Sybille and Michael Forester (parents, Sea Star) donated two $50 massage therapy gift certificates
★ Michel Gehin (parent, Mahi) donated an hour-long session combining Traditional Chinese Medicine with different manual therapies
Each family will receive a service hour for every auction item they bring in.
Join us @ Flag Raising next week, as we will draw the winners of our Great Gala Raffle
1/25/19 @ 8:30
May Sands Montessori School will receive 10% from every share purchased that is selected for pick up @ school through February 27.All produce is 100% USDA Certified Organic. Shares are thoughtfully put together for easy menu planning.
1. Go online to www.moxieberries.com
2. Select your items: $35 Half share, $55 Full share, $55 Fruit Only share or $55 Veg Only share
3. Choose May Sands as your pick up location.
4. Select the date* you would like to reserve your share.
*You do not have to purchase every week, but every purchase helps our school’s fundraising efforts!
5. Make your payment on the website by credit card, Venmo, Zelle, PayPal or CashApp.
6. Join the Facebook Group to sign up as a volunteer to organize shares, ask questions, share recipes, and share what you love about your delicious organics!
Parent Volunteer Opportunities
- We need help organizing, labeling, and transferring the shares from Peary Court @ 9 am every Wednesday for pickup at the school during dismissal.
- We need help distributing the shares at dismissal.
Monroe County Schools offers advance registration for students, which guarantees their entry into the 7-mile bridge run. Forms are available in our school office.