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Last call for volunteers this year!

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We’re coming down to the wire here, folks–just six more days of school! But it’s a busy, busy week, and there are three events that we need volunteer help with: Field Day this Friday, a fun afternoon of games for the kids organized by Coach Young; the Year-End Fiesta, a free dinner for the whole family brought to you by …

Play-Well LEGO Night next Monday!

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Play-Well is bringing a whole load of LEGOs to Manor’s Multi-Purpose Room next Monday, June 3 from 5:00-7:00PM for some creative building time. Join us, and sign up to help if you can: www.signupgenius.com/go/10c054eadaf2fa2f85-playwell.

SOS: Manor Family Dance!

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If your kids are excited about the Manor Family Dance, please sign up to help out for an hour or two. There’s no way the PTA can operate the event with the number of volunteers we have right now. Pretty soon our kids won’t let us near their dances, so let’s show them a good time while they still enjoy …

Parent Education on January 30

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Ever feel like you could use more tools in your parenting toolbox? We all have moments when we are not at our best and have run out of ideas. Come listen to educator and mom Joanna Ho Bradshaw talk about *restorative practices*: what they are, why they will improve our relationships with our kids, and how to add them to …

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Volunteer at our Winter Craft-Making Party!

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The PTA has a ton of fun crafts for the kiddos to create on Tuesday at our annual Craft-Making Party–but we need your help to make it happen! Please sign up here to volunteer for an hour-long shift, so that your kids can bring home a fresh-greenery wreath, painted tote bag, sand mandala, and the many other projects our crafty …

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Volunteers Needed: Bike/Walk to School Tomorrow!

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Tomorrow is our third week of the Green Sneaker Challenge–a monthlong celebration of greening our school commute–and *we need a few more volunteers* to help stamp cards and hand out cheese sticks. This means getting to school at 8:00 to set up the table, and returning everything after 8:30; you can be on your way by 8:45! Please *email yourmanorpta@gmail.com …

Volunteers needed for Field Day & Fiesta on Friday!

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We’re celebrating the end of the school year with two fun events on Friday, June 8–but we really need your help to make them happen. The first is Field Day, which is run by Coach Young from 1:30-3:00. She has a ton of fun activities planned–dizzy bat races, beach-ball volleyball, jumbo board games–but she can only offer as many activities …

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National Bike to School Day!

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Mark your calendars: Bike to School Day is coming up on Wednesday, May 9. Meet at the Fairfax Fire Station at 8am to join a fun caravan of bikes, escorted by police cars and led by a fire truck. Prefer two feet over two wheels? Earn equal credit if you walk to school, too! We’ll be celebrating on the blacktop …

Important Lap-a-Thon Info

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Manor’s Lap-a- Thon Fundraiser The Lap-a-Thon is right around the corner: Friday, May 18, 2018! Here’s everything you need to know about the biggest fun(d)raiser of the year for our school: Our total fundraising goal is $30,000, which includes a one-time permission from the district’s Roundtable Committee to raise an additional $10,000 for three specific projects: building out our Maker …

Superintendent Coffee Chat

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Come to Room 8 this Wednesday, January 17 after Wednesday Welcome for a chat with RSVD Superintendent Rick Bagley. He’ll be here to answer any questions you have, hear our impressions about Manor, and fill us in about district happenings.