This Week at Oakman School 9-25 to 9-30

Wow! What a great Open House we had. Thank you to all the parents who attended and to those who worked the Book Fair, the Bake Sale and helped with PTA memberships. We are off to a great start this year! The winner of the raffle and the class who won the pizza party will be announced on Friday when all memberships have been collected. A special thank you to the families who went beyond the regular $6 donation and gave more to the PTA. Your generosity is greatly appreciated in these difficult times at our school.


Monday: Frankenmuth Fundraiser Kick Off begins @10am. Sale runs till Oct. 10th.
Last morning for the Book Fair. Store closes at 9am. If you didn’t purchase, this is your last chance to do so. Posters still only $1. Great books for less than $3.

Wedn: Late Start. School begins at 9:35am and there is no school for kindergarteners.
Thur: Oakman’s own HUGE Anti-Bullying Extravaganza. All parents to attend.  Guest speaker is State Representative George Darany. Mr. Whiston and Mr. Awada will be talking about “children having the POWER” to stop bullying. Mr. Darany will also address the parents about the huge cuts in the school budget.  Starts at 9:30am.

Fri: Popcorn sale. Please volunteer your time to make popcorn for the kids. Many of you have indicated you would like to work one popcorn sale a year. You can work the first shift for one hour and a half or the second shift. Let Ms. Harb, PTA president know you would like to volunteer. Phone # 846 3260. Or you can tell the teacher and she will let Ms. Dakroub know.



Bake Sale AND Open House tomorrow. 9-22-11

The Open House will run from 4-5:30 pm. Come in to meet the teachers, visit the Book Fair, and get some sweets from the PTA Bake Sale. You can also learn about a Young Savers Bank Account from Member Focus Community Credit Union. Lots to do and lots of fun!

This is our first bake sale of the year!
Please send in your muffins, cookies and baked goods for this Thursday Sept. 22nd. Put your child’s name on it so they can get a toy from the PTA. These goodies will be sold at lunch time and at the Open House.

For every $6 donation to the PTA and registration for Kroger Rewards Card you will be entered in a raffle to win a prize. Winner will be announced next week when all donations are collected. Send your money and completed form  with your child to the teacher. The class with the most members wins a pizza party. You do not have to be active in the PTA to sign up and give a donation for the class.

The BOOK FAIR is here! September 19th to 23rd.

The Book Fair is here! Sept, 2011

Monday is the first day of the Book Fair and we have very inexpensive books, posters for a $1, and fun things to sell. . We will be open before school, at lunch timek, and after school. DON’T FORGET OPEN HOUSE FROM 4-6 ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 22ND. The Book Fair will be open for this event as well.

You can send money with your child to purchase. Classes will be viewing together. Flyers come home today and you can view what books are for sale. Ms. Harb needs volunteers this week to run the fair. Please call her at 478-8491 to give your time. WE NEED YOU! One hour is not alot to give for your children.
Thank you for your support,
Oakman School Staff and the PTA

Calling All Oakman Students and Parents. Wednesday, 9-14 @ 5:45pm

The Anti-Bullying Kick-Off begins tonight at 6pm. Join us in the Guido Theater at the Civic Center, located on Michigan Ave. Mr. Awada and staff will be present. Please meet Ms. Dakroub outside the theater by 5:45 so that we may be seated together to represent Oakman School. Please wear your Oakman School t-shirt and we will see you there!
You must be accompanied by an adult.