Saturday, May 23, 2015
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Congressman James McGovern, State Representative Ellen Story, Amherst Town Manager John Musante to visit Fort River 6th Graders
If you can sign-up for a lunch shift on Tues 5/26, Weds 5/27 or Thu 5/28, please email Suzanne Schilling. All supplies will be provided and should be picked up (and returned after the lunch shift) at the PGO mailbox in the office.
Lunch times below - email email@example.com by Friday, 5/22 to sign up.
Please indicate the grade and day you will be helping so enough supplies are available.
Grade K (Cafeteria 2) 12:15 – 12:45
Grade 1 (Cafeteria 3) 12:15 – 12:45
Grade 2 (Cafeteria 2) 11:30 – 12:00
Grade 3 (Cafeteria 3) 12:45 – 1:15
Grade 4 (Cafeteria 1) 11:20 – 11:50
Grade 5 (Cafeteria 1) 11:55 – 12:25
Grade 6 (Cafeteria 1) 12:40 – 1:10
The annual Staff & Teacher Appreciation Celebration will take place at Amherst Brewing Company on June 5th. Please express your thanks to our amazing staff by making a contribution in their honor.
The PGO needs your help to keep this special tradition going. Please complete the linked form and send your contribution to the office by Friday, May 29:
https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B-2bHm-1AjRfa0l6ZnRQbUVkbmc/edit?usp=docslist_api) Paper forms also went home with students. Thank you!
Every teacher will receive a personalized thank you note from the PGO the day of the celebration. If your child and family would like a little note to be included with their thank you gift, please send to the PGO mailbox by May 29.
You do not need to participate in the fundraiser to send in a note for any teacher or staff member.
La Celebracion Anual de Apreciacion a los Maestros y Personal tendrá lugar en Amherst Brewing Company el 5 de junio.
Por favor, expresa tu agradecimiento a nuestro increible personal haciendo una contribución en su honor.
El PGO necesita tu ayuda para que esta tradicion siga. Envíe su contribución de cualquier cantidad a la caja PGO el 29 de mayo. https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B-2bHm-1AjRfQ0Q4Z0ItZW9XT0E/edit?usp=docslist_api ¡Gracias!
Cada maestro recibirá una nota personalizada de agradecimiento por parte del PGO el día de la celebracion.
Si su hijo y su familia les gustaría que una pequeña nota se incluyera con su regalo de agradecimiento, por favor coloquela en el buzón PGO el 29 de mayo.
Usted no tiene que participar en la recaudación de fondos para enviar una nota para cualquier profesor o miembro del personal.
Every year, the PGO elects new officers - President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer and Blog Editor. These officers serve on the executive committee and help define the role of the PGO in enhancing the opportunities for our Fort River students and community. Each position is for a one year term. President - Liz L.
Below are brief descriptions of each position and the contact information of the current officer. If you are interested in standing for a position, please feel free to contact any of the below officers for more information. You may nominate yourself or another. Nominees will be contacted to confirm his or her willingness to stand for election.
Oversee the year-round activities of the PGO. Act as liaison with district and school administrators and other PGOs. Preside over executive committee and general meetings.
Vice President - Becky S.
Treasurer - Jessica S. firstname.lastname@example.org
Plan and report the budget, oversee PGO's bank account including checks and deposits for events and support programs. QuickBooks knowledge/experience a plus but not necessary.
Secretary - Dawn L.
Responsible for taking minutes at PGO Executive Council and general meetings.
Blog Editor - Michele S.
The Fort River Yearbook is looking for pictures taken by you! Please take a look through your picture files and see if you can find a few good pictures of class and school events and send them to the yearbook committee.
The annual Cambodian Heritage Celebration will take place on Friday, May 29, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. in the Fort River Elementary School Auditorium (70 South East St). The community is invited to attend this free event.
Amherst, Pelham and Regional Public School students will showcase traditional Cambodian clothing while performing songs, stories and music. In addition, Cambodian food will be prepared and served at 1pm. For more information please call the Fort River Elementary School Main Office 413-362-1217.