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SAVE THE DATE
March 14, 2016 from 7-9pm, H.S. Media Center
Frank Bruni, an Op-Ed columnist for The New York Times since June 2011, joined the newspaper in 1995 and has ranged broadly across its pages. He has been both a White House correspondent and the chief restaurant critic. His latest book, “Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be: An Antidote to the College Admissions Mania," discusses the frenzy surrounding the college admissions process while offering advice to parents raising children of all ages.www.frankbrunibooks.com
BOSTON MAGAZINE ARTICLE
_________ Fall 2015 _________
Whether you believe in rankings or not, we're pleased that Boston Magazine has recognized the excellent education provided by our public schools, thanks in part to strong parent involvement!
_________ Fall 2015 _________
Welcome to the 2015-16 membership season. Click here to join or renew for this new school year.
Accessibility to our schools through volunteer work is a valued benefit of membership. This year we are rolling out a new volunteer sign-up process using a program called Sign Up Genius.
Once your membership is activated you will receive an email from PTO with a link to Sign Up Genius where you can indicate your volunteer preference(s) for the 2015-16 school year. Thank you for your continued support of the PTO!
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Want more information or regular updates? PTO offers one complimentary issue of the weekly newsletter Westword.
PTO's Westword Newsletter is published each Wednesday at 7 am during the school year and sent via email. Announcements must be submitted to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 2:00 pm on the Thursday before to be included.
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LETTER FROM THE PRESIDENT
_________ Welcome _________
Welcome to the Weston Public Schools PTO!
We are looking forward to another year of supporting the dynamic Weston Public Schools community.
If you have not already done so, please join or renew your membership. Thank you!
When you join the PTO you contribute to the educational enrichment of your children and the continued excellence of all of our schools. Being involved in the PTO is a direct link between you and your child's experience in the Weston Public Schools. All membership dollars go to our robust program offerings.
There are many ways to get involved and support the incredible work that is going on in the schools. Please consider volunteering your time and talents in the following areas:
· Developing programs to enhance curriculum with the Creative Arts Committee and Math and Science Council
· Creating opportunities for our children and our families to participate in Community Outreach efforts
· Identifying important topics and speakers in child development and education for our Parent Education events
· Fostering community within our schools through volunteering in the classroom and district wide events
· Supporting faculty and staff through recognition events and celebrations
· Facilitating communication through westonpto.org and Westword
· And more!
The Weston PTO needs your involvement, in ways both big and small, to continue to provide the same exceptional level of support to our schools.
Please join us, volunteer, and get involved!
___________ ABOUT PTO _________
This is the organization to join if you want to connect with the Weston Public Schools and community and take part as a family in all the activities the schools have to offer.
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