Election Day Clothing Drive Fundraiser
May
21
8:00 AM08:00

Election Day Clothing Drive Fundraiser

Help us raise funds by cleaning out your closets, attics, garages, and basements. Please place your gently used/unwanted items in tightly tied bags. Every bag counts. The more our collection weighs...the more we raise.

Acceptable Gently Used Items: Adult & Children Clothing, Shoes, Sandals, Sneakers, Boots, Jackets, Coats, Rain Gear, Leathers, Belts, Ties, Pants, Shirts, Sweaters, Vests, Blouses, Dresses, Skirts, Robes, Undergarments, Sheets, Pillowcases, Towels, Linens, Tablecloths, Hats, Scarfs, Gloves, Handbags, Purses, Wallets, Jewelry, Watches, Uniforms, Jerseys, Backpacks and New Diapers. 

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Evening of the Arts
May
9
6:00 PM18:00

Evening of the Arts

Save the date! The Evening of the Arts begins with a concert in the gymnasium from 6-6:30, followed by the Art Show from 6:30-8 pm. Tour the whole school for a gallery of student artwork, and join us for refreshments in the LGI.

Please sign up to help put name labels on your student’s homeroom’s artwork, 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C0F45AFA829A6FD0-artshow2

to hang up the art on May 7 and 8 after school, 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f45afa829a6fd0-hanging1 

and to help at the refreshment table on May 9 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f45afa829a6fd0-night .

Thank you, we can’t have this beautiful event without you! 

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Taddeo’s Spring Plant Sale
May
3
to May 5

Taddeo’s Spring Plant Sale

Are you looking for that great gift for Mother’s Day or flowers to plant in the garden?  If so, come out May 3-5 and support Chestnutwold Elementary School by shopping at Taddeo’s Greenhouse for a variety of spring plants, vegetables, and gifts. Mention Chestnutwold when you check out and 10% of your purchase will go  to the school!

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Adult Spring Bowling Social
Apr
13
8:00 PM20:00

Adult Spring Bowling Social

All proceeds from this event benefit Chestnutwold PTO. Get your tickets today! (only 72 spots available)

*Tickets: $18/person. Price includes 2 hours of unlimited bowling, shoe rental, and light snacks. 

*Alcoholic drinks will be available for purchase at the bar and you are welcome to bring your own favorite snacks and food trays. 

*Silent Auction and 50/50 raffle 

*Prizes will be awarded for highest score and best bowling attire- individual and group. 

See the PTO Blast on Monday 3/4/19 for registration details

Any questions, please contact jamie.hawthorn@gmail.com 

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PTO Meeting and Speaker
Apr
3
7:30 PM19:30

PTO Meeting and Speaker

he Speaker Series, 7:30-8:00, will feature Chestnutwold parent and nutritionist, Courtney Gill, who will share with us about getting delicious and nutritious foods into our kids! The general meeting takes place 8:00-8:30. All Chestnutwold parents are invited and encouraged to attend.

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The Chestnutwold Variety Show
Mar
29
6:00 PM18:00

The Chestnutwold Variety Show

So many kids...so many talents! Come on out to see your kid shine! CW Variety Show is free to attend! Friends and grandparents are welcome to attend!

*How to sign-up: Does your kid love to entertain or have a special talent they want to share? Please click on the link below to sign them up for the Variety Show! They can go solo or perform with a group of friends. Acts must be no longer than 2 minutes. Please send in a video of the act by March 11th so I can make the lineup. All music must also be submitted by March 15th.https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c084daaad2da31-chestnutwold1

*Attention all 5th graders: We are also looking for an announcer and stage crew. Please sign up below if your 5th grader would like to help. https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c084daaad2da31-5thgrade1

*All submissions and music should be sent to Christineshindler@gmail.com (Do not send to the PTO email address) 

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Celebrate Chestnutwold Families Night
Mar
28
6:00 PM18:00

Celebrate Chestnutwold Families Night

What is meaningful or special in your family? Share your story with the Chestnutwold community! Create a display that educates us about the food, hobbies, culture, rituals, celebrations, and/or activities your family enjoys. We will provide a table for each display; you provide the photos, artifacts, maps, artwork, books, or other items to help showcase your traditions.  Families can do this alone or partner with other families. To have a table at the event, complete Mr. D's RSVP form (sent in his weekly email and home with students) and return it by March 22 to your child's homeroom. All families have something to share, but if you choose not to present, please come and get to know your neighbors better!

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PTO Meeting and Speaker
Mar
6
7:30 PM19:30

PTO Meeting and Speaker

The Speaker Series, 7:30-8:00, will feature Chestnutwold librarian, Mrs. Dambman, who will share with us about our 21st Century school library, and we may even get to sneak a peek at all the upgrades the library has received this year!  The general meeting takes place 8:00-8:30. Steph McCloskey will share with us about the upcoming Unity Day for 5th graders. All Chestnutwold parents are invited and encouraged to attend. If you would like to give an hour of your time to babysitting the children during the meeting, we would be so grateful! 

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Chestnutwold Winter Plant Sale
Dec
7
to Dec 9

Chestnutwold Winter Plant Sale

Getting ready to decorate for the holidays or looking for a party gift? Taddeo’s has everything you need:

Poinsettias in all sizes and colors, Pine roping, Cemetery sprays, Wreaths in various sizes and varieties, Fresh cut Christmas trees, Cyclamen, Amaryllis bulbs, Paperwhites and much, much more

Show or mention this flyer and 10% of your purchase will go back to the school: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1sRsARqF-SLUjw9Td5jNn178PmHmCJWlxTBuOv9gd6zI/edit?usp=sharing

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Scholastic Book Fair
Nov
26
to Nov 30

Scholastic Book Fair

  • Chestnutwold Elementary School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

The Book Fair is a wonderful experience for our children. It allows them to further their love of reading, select holiday gifts for friends and family, and raise money for our school library. As always, we need your help to make it a success! Family Nights - Tuesday & Thursday 6-8pm.

To volunteer for when you children go to the book fair during school or for the evening and after school sales, sign up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/4090d44aba62ca64-book

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Learning Express Holiday Fundraiser
Nov
12
to Nov 16

Learning Express Holiday Fundraiser

Get a jump start on your holiday shopping at Learning Express Toys in the Manoa Shopping Center and earn money for our school while you do it! Show the holiday sale flyer for Chestnutwold and you will receive 10% off your purchase and 10% of your purchase will go to the school! The fundraiser dates are Monday 11/12-Friday 11/16.

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Quizzo Parent Social
Nov
10
7:00 PM19:00

Quizzo Parent Social

When: Saturday, Nov. 10

Where: Brookline Fire House

Time: 7-10 pm, Quizzo will start at 7:30pm

Cost: $20 Per person (Bring your own food and drink)

Pay by check made out to Chestnutwold PTO or Venmo (@Chestnutwoldpto)- indicate Quizzo Registration on the memo line. 

Sign up as an individual or as a couple and we will assign you to a team or sign up a whole table (you must pay for whole table (8-10 people).  Fill out the attached form and send in to school in an envelope marked PTO c/o Christine Schindler

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Nov
7
7:30 PM19:30

Speaker Series and PTO Meeting

Mrs. Pomerantz and Mrs. Meagher will share about Mindfulness, as practiced at Chestnutwold. They will provide us with tips and tools to help our kids (and ourselves!) through after school meltdowns! The PTO meeting will begin immediately after their presentation. All are invited and we hope you will join us!

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Election Day Bake Sale
Nov
6
8:00 AM08:00

Election Day Bake Sale

  • Chestnutwold Elementary School Lobby (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Help build Our Community on Election Day Tuesday November 6th, 2018.

Register to work the PTO Bake Sale table on Election Day and help spread the word about our great school, or bake some wonderful goodies to raise some funds for their school.

It is a great way to help support your school and have your kids see what Election Day is all about.

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0C4FACA92DA1FF2-november1

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0C4FACA92DA1FF2-20183

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Election Day Clothing Drive Fundraiser
Nov
6
8:00 AM08:00

Election Day Clothing Drive Fundraiser

  • Chestnutwold Elementary School Loading Dock (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Please start saving clothing donations and other gently used items listed below for our Election Day Clothing Drive. The PTO gets paid per pound of items donated. Just drop your bagged donations behind the school by the loading dock on Election Day before 3pm!

Acceptable Gently Used Items: Adult & Children Clothing, Shoes, Sandals, Sneakers, Boots, Jackets, Coats, Rain Gear, Leathers, Belts, Ties, Pants, Shirts, Sweaters, Vests, Blouses, Dresses, Skirts, Robes, Undergarments, Sheets, Pillowcases, Towels, Linens, Tablecloths, Hats, Scarfs, Gloves, Handbags, Purses, Wallets, Jewelry, Watches, Uniforms, Jerseys, Backpacks and New Diapers.

*Sorry but soft toys/stuffed animals are no longer accepted.

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Spirit Wear Online Sale
Nov
5
to Nov 18

Spirit Wear Online Sale

-Go to this link to make your purchases: http://psptmpromo.wpengine.com/product-category/chestnutwold/

-A couple issues with ordering from mobile devices are still being worked out, so use a desktop computer for hassle-free shopping!

-ALL the profits from Spirit Wear sales go directly back to the school to fund assemblies, clubs, school enhancements, arts programs, etc.

-The majority of the items included in the sale are ONLY offered for sale during the online sale; they will not be sold at in-person events. 

-There is no tax added or shipping charges; the price listed is what you pay.

-It will take approximately 3 weeks for the orders to be delivered; we will contact you when they arrive to arrange for distribution (early to mid December). Items not included in the online sale (baseball caps, magnets) will be available for purchase at the pick-up time.

-The sale ends November 18th, so don’t wait!

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Trunk or Treat
Oct
26
6:30 PM18:30

Trunk or Treat

Please join us on Friday, October 26 for Chestnutwold’s Trunk or Treat.  Trunk or Treat is a safe, fun and not-so-scary alternative to going door-to-door with the kids for all ages.  Children walk around the lot “trunk or treating” going from vehicle to vehicle.  Safe, simple and FUN!  Please see the attached flyer.

 

6:00pm-6:30pm - Arrival & Set-up (no kids walking in parking lot)

6:30pm-7:30pm - Trunk or treating (no cars arriving or leaving)

7:30pm-8:30pm – Exit & Clean-up (no kids walking in parking lot)

Please go to the Sign-Up Genius to indicate whether you will be bringing a car or be a walker.  

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Chestnutwold Fall Plant Sale at Taddeo's
Oct
5
to Oct 7

Chestnutwold Fall Plant Sale at Taddeo's

    Are you decorating your outside and inside for fall?  Looking for a great hostess gift? Come and support Chestnutwold Elementary School by shopping at Taddeo’s Greenhouse for a variety of fall plants and gifts.

WHEN: Friday, 10/5 - 8A.M.-5P.M.; Saturday, 10/6 -8A.M.-5P.M.; Sunday, 10/7 - 8A.M.-4P.M

WHERE:  2326 Saint Denis Lane in Havertown, off of Eagle Rd. across from St. Denis Church- (610) 446-1863

www.taddeosgreenhouse.com

Mums- all colors and sizes available, Pansies, Ornamental Kale, Hay Bales, Cornstalks, Pumpkins and much more

Mention you are from Chestnutwold at TADDEO’S GREENHOUSE and 10% of your total sale will go back to the school.  The money will be used to help fund the Garden Club and beautify the school grounds.

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Speaker at 7pm Series and PTO Meeting
Oct
3
7:00 PM19:00

Speaker at 7pm Series and PTO Meeting

Speaker Series and PTO Meeting- Wednesday, October 3- 7:00 pm School Guidance Counselor, Ms. Munch, will share with parents about the exceptional work she does with our children. If you’ve ever wondered what exactly our kids do during Guidance, or how to implement some of the tools at home, you won’t want to miss her presentation! The PTO Meeting will follow at 7:30.

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Phoenix Fun Day and the Dance-a-thon
Sep
28
4:30 PM16:30

Phoenix Fun Day and the Dance-a-thon

Phoenix Fun Day is a way for the PTO to give back to our families. Some Phoenix FUN things to look forward to include: Giant Inflatable Slide, Games, Free Popcorn, Face Painting, Bake Sale Table, Spirit Wear Sale, PTO Info, and Music! Chestnutwold’s Second Annual Dance-a-Thon will run from 5:30 to 6:30 pm during Phoenix Fun Day.  The event will include a DJ with Emcee, Grade Competitions, Dance Offs and Sing Offs, Prizes every 10 minutes, Big Winners & Top Donor Raffles, and a Grand Prize Drawing at 6:30 pm. 

If you’d like to help make this FUNdraiser a success, please sign up to volunteer at the event and/or to contribute baked goods (made at home or purchased at the store- let’s be real, these kids don’t discriminate). Thanks in advance for all your help!

Volunteer Sign Up: 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c4faca92da1ff2-20181

Bake Sale Sign Up: 

https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0c4faca92da1ff2-20182

 

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Volunteer Fair & PTO Meeting
Sep
12
7:00 PM19:00

Volunteer Fair & PTO Meeting

  • Chestnutwold Elementary School (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Come to our volunteer fair to find out how you can get involved in your child's school!  There are many ways to get involved; whether you have and hour to give or more. 

And join us for our first Parent Teacher Organization meeting of the year to find out about what we have planned for the year and share your ideas!

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Welcome Back Picnic
Sep
7
6:00 PM18:00

Welcome Back Picnic

All Chestnutwold families are invited to bring a picnic dinner and spend some time at Chestnutwold!  Consider bringing chairs, a blanket, or a ball. Tyler's Water Ice Truck will be there so bring some cash if you are interested in an after dinner treat!  10% of all the proceeds will go back to the PTO!

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New Families Meet and Greet
Aug
30
6:30 PM18:30

New Families Meet and Greet

All new students, Kindergarten through 5th grade, and their families are invited for a water ice social at the Kindergarten playground at Chestnutwold to meet classmates, your new principal and host families.  Chestnutwold Spirit wear will be available for purchase.

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