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Save the date, Saturday, January 19, for a Special Recreation Basketball Day at OLHMS. ...

Save the date, Saturday, January 19, for a Special Recreation Basketball Day at OLHMS.

16 hours ago

Covington School & PTO

This weekend, Dec. 15 at OLHMS, Feed 6 has a volunteer opportunity for the whole family.District 123 is seeking participation from community groups and other sponsors to join as at the Feed 6 Mega Event scheduled for Saturday, December 15th at the Oak Lawn - Hometown Middle School. (flyer attached) For the past several years we have been working with Outreach/ Feed 6 packaging 50,000 meal equivalents around the holidays for all our local organizations servicing those in need. We are very aggressive in searching out and servicing local needs first (see attached list of beneficiaries). This event entails securing funding and volunteers to work in assembly line tables to package a protein-enriched macaroni and cheese product. It's actually a lot of fun and done quite well under the food handling expertise of this organization. This will require about 300 volunteers working in two 2-hour shifts. Due to some scheduling conflicts we are short participants for our second shift of the day 11:30AM -1:30PM. There are typically 10 people per table (sometimes 12 if children are included). A table, any portion of or individual participants are welcome!! For the second session: 11:00AM . Training and suiting up (bibs, gloves, hairnet) 11:30AM . Packing Begins 1:30PM. Packing Ends 1:30PM . Celebrating/Picture taking/ media ...

This weekend, Dec. 15 at OLHMS, Feed 6 has a volunteer opportunity for the whole family.

1 day ago

Covington School & PTO

It's time for us to all act like adults 😉 Don't forget to RSVP for Covington PTO Parent's Night Out on Dec. 19 @ 6:00 pm. Please RSVP in the link below.

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Its time for us to all act like adults ;-) Dont forget to RSVP for Covington PTO Parents Night Out on Dec. 19 @ 6:00 pm. Please RSVP in the link below.

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The Oak Lawn Park District has partnered with Ridgeland School District 122 & Oak Lawn Hometown School District 123 to offer intramural basketball league for boys and girls in grades 4-8. Our non-competitive recreation leagues are instructional with an emphasis on team spirit, good sportsmanship and fundamentals. All practices and games will be held at the district schools. Practice day/times will vary. Teams will be formed by school. Fee includes t-shirt, trophy, referees and site supervision. Please share!!! Deadline extended for Boys Basketball and Girls Volleyball until ... ...

The Oak Lawn Park District has partnered with Ridgeland School District 122 & Oak Lawn Hometown School District 123 to offer intramural basketball league for boys and girls in grades 4-8. Our non-competitive recreation leagues are instructional with an emphasis on team spirit, good sportsmanship and fundamentals. All practices and games will be held at the district schools. Practice day/times will vary. Teams will be formed by school. Fee includes t-shirt, trophy, referees and site supervision. Please share!!!  Deadline extended for Boys Basketball and Girls Volleyball until ...

4 days ago

Covington School & PTO

Thank you all for participating in the recent fundraiser for our kids.

On Thursday morning, Dec. 13, the orders will arrive at Covington School from The Goodies Factory.

If anybody would like to pick up their order in person from the school, please let us know. Unless, we hear from you, orders will be sent home with the students.

To set up a pick up time, you can leave a “Comment” below or send a message to CovingtonSchoolPTO@gmail.com.

Frozen cookie dough orders can’t be kept overnight, as they will thaw.
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Thank you all for participating in the recent fundraiser for our kids. 

On Thursday morning, Dec. 13, the orders will arrive at Covington School from The Goodies Factory.

If anybody would like to pick up their order in person from the school,  please let us know. Unless, we hear from you, orders will be sent home with the students. 

To set up a pick up time, you can leave a “Comment” below or send a message to CovingtonSchoolPTO@gmail.com. 

Frozen cookie dough orders can’t be kept overnight, as they will thaw.Image attachment

 

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Can’t wait to get my order

I would like to pick up our orders. Castro, Mia and Liliana please.

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5 days ago

Covington School & PTO

With the flu going around are you wondering how sick is too sick to come to school? ...

Sign up today, to help Dec. 21 at the Covington PTO Winter Carnival
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Sign up today, to help Dec. 21 at the Covington PTO Winter Carnival
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10C054BA5AB2CA4FD0-winter2

1 week ago

Covington School & PTO

RSVP EXTENDED to Monday, December 10 ...

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CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR
2018-2019 PTO OFFICERS!

Contact Us: covingtonschoolpto@gmail.com

President ~ Maggie Bartoszewski

Vice President ~Jill Patrianakos

Vice President ~ Teresa Shane

Secretary ~ Mariam Abdelrahman

Treasurer ~ Adrianna Tellez


UPCOMING EVENTS AND NEWS

Keep up with all the happenings at Covington PTO ~ “like” us on Facebook!

ABOUT THE COVINGTON PTO

The Covington PTO is a volunteer run organization at Covington School. PTO stands for Parent Teacher Organization.  We are a group of parents, grandparents, family, friends and guardians of Covington School students.  The PTO creates a link between students, teachers and families.  You and your support make it possible for the PTO to sponsor various events at the school and provide much needed contributions to our school.

Why Join the Covington PTO?

Joining the Covington PTO shows an interest in your child’s education and school activities.  Joining is a great way to show support for the teachers too. Active membership strengthens the relationships between parents and school.

Membership offers parents many opportunities to help make positive changes in the school, such as funding automatic filtered water fountains, new PE Equipment, games for recess, and library books.

Join and have fun meeting other like-minded people, who care about Covington School.

Complete the attached form and become a member of the Covington PTO today.

Check Out the impressive list of events @ Covington PTO!

Events for Students & Families – click to volunteer!

Getting to Know You Potluck Dinner

Fall Bingo / Ice Cream Social

Mother/Son Event

Me & My Guy Dance

Family Conference and Staff Dinner

Spooktacular Halloween Party

Spring and Fall Scholastic Book Fairs

Sponsorship of Covington’s Outdoor Classroom

Filtered Water Fountains throughout the school

Events Primarily for Students

Spirit Wear for students

5th Grade Open Gym Nights

Winter Holiday Make-N-Take

Winter Carnival

Art of Me Night

Field Day

Ready-made Back to School Supply Kits

5th Grade Year-End Farewell

Volunteer Meal Nights at Ronald McDonald House  at Hope Children’s Hospital

Fundraisers to help support our Activities

Restaurant nights out – Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria

Affy Taffy ® Caramel Apple Sales

Little Caesars’ Pizza Kits

PTO Memberships – Every $ helps!

The Goodies Factory

Events for our Teachers:  

Dinner for staff during all-day Parent-Teacher Conferences in the Fall & Spring

Teacher Appreciation Week in the Spring – provide a dessert or side-item / help with other fun activities

 


 

PTO MEETINGS

Please join us at our next PTO meeting.  Meetings are held in the Covington School teacher’s lounge.  We gather to discuss upcoming PTO event ideas and plans. Never been to a PTO meeting? That’s ok! We all had to make that first step at one point, and we know how daunting it can be. Don’t be discouraged, we welcome new faces always!  See dates below…


LATE START

On late start days. Classes start one hour later. Busses will pick up students one hour later for those that ride. Typically, these late start days are scheduled once a month, on a Wednesday; however, some months do not have one at all.

  • Sept. 5
  • Nov. 7
  • Dec. 5
  • Feb. 6
  • Mar. 6
  • May 1

If you see an upcoming event that you would like to participate in, just let us know. We could always use extra hands and the students love seeing familiar faces in the hallways. Email the PTO today!


Important PTO Dates

PTO Meetings – in the Covington School Teacher’s Lounge, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm

The Covington PTO meetings are held monthly on Tuesdays during the school year in the Covington School Teacher’s Lounge at 6:30 pm. Additionally, our group has no shortage of volunteer opportunities that enhance the school experience for each of our children, from helping with Teacher Appreciation Week to co-chairing events, such as the “Spooktacular” or Scholastic Book Fair.

  • Tuesday, Sep. 4
  • Tuesday, Oct. 2
  • Tuesday, Nov. 13
  • Tuesday, Dec. 4
  • No meeting in January*
  • Tuesday, Feb. 5
  • Tuesday, March 5
  • Tuesday, Apr. 9
  • Tuesday, May 7

Come and make new friends and learn what the PTO is all about. Please email us if you have any questions. To learn about our volunteer opportunities, please click on one of the sign-up buttons below.


Spirit Wear Information

Spirit Wear Options

Order Form


Volunteer Opportunities

Scholastic Book Fair – Fall 2018