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Spirit Night at Panera Bread

Don’t feel like eating at home and want to support your school?

Come by Panera Bread in Southern Pines on Wed, April 21 from 4 – 8 pm!

Spirit Night is back!!!

Panera Bread will donate 20% of sales of all who participate back to STARS!

You can participate in the fundraiser by ordering at the cafe or online for Rapid Pick-Up®, Curbside, and Delivery* using the promo code PRFUND which is also listed on this printable flyer.

A printed flyer or an electronic version of the flyer on a mobile phone or tablet must be presented when ordering. The flyers cannot be passed out onsite that night so make sure to either pull it up on your phone or hold onto the flyer that your kids will bring home!

Thank you so much for your support!

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Pot of Gold Challenge

And The Winners Are:


#1: Ms. Ardinger’s Class
#2: Ms. McCusker’s Class
#3: Ms. Marshall’s Class

Our three winning classes will receive an awesome ice cream party!

Great job everyone!!! Thanks to all your generous donations we raised a total of $2,471.35 for Teacher Appreciation Week. This is fantastic! Thank you all so much for your donations and for supporting our school and teachers.

And a big shout-out to Amy Martin Metz for spearheading this whole fundraising initiative, for the beautiful decorations, and most of all – for taking charge of the coin counting. We also want to thank the awesome team at Credit Union who helped with the counting.

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Little Debbie’s Snack Cake – March 30

Mark Your Calendars!! It is Little Debbie Time!!

Tuesday, March 30th 

This time the Easter Edition. Students and teachers have the choice between a Vanilla Sprinkle Butterfly and the everybody’s favorite Chocolate Cream filled Swiss Roll, both twin packs for $1.

B-Students will receive their snack cakes on Wed, March 31st.

Make sure you turn in your order forms till Mon, March 29th.

To treat a whole class sign up in advance over SignUpGenius.

Find the order from here.

Thank you for your support!!

 

 

 

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Empty your change pockets for Teacher Appreciation Week!

CAN YOU FILL YOUR CLASSROOM’S POT OF GOLD?

 

March 1 – March 17 we ask all our students to bring in spare change and see how lucky they can get to win an ICE CREAM PARTY!!!

 

Totals of the collection will be added to a leader board at the end of each week and proceed will go to our teacher school supply needs!

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March Newsletter Is Here!

All News about STARS PTO Fundraising Events and more!

Read it here

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Valentine’s Candy Grams are here!

CANDY GRAMS ARE COMING!

$2 PER CANDY GRAM ( 3 FOR $5)

On Thursday, February 11th the PTO will be delivering personalized Candy Grams to students, teachers, and staff (A-day students will receive their Candy Grams on Monday, February 15th). If you would like to send your child, your best friends, your favorite teacher, or a staff member a candy gram, simply complete a Candy Gram order form and return it with $2 per Candy Gram (or 3 for $5) to your child’s homeroom teacher.
Candy Grams are due Wednesday, February 10th.
Extra Candy Grams can be printed out here or can be found in Ms. Kim’s office.

Want to sponsor a whole class for $20?
SIGN UP HERE
by Friday, February 5th.

If you have any questions, please contact the PTO at [email protected]

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“Little Debbie” Snack Cake Thursdays

!!!NEW!!!

Since Popcorn Thursdays are not possible at the moment, we are starting “Little Debbie” prepackaged Snack Cake Sales on every last Thursday of the month!!!

Forms have been distributed to the teachers and should be sent home subsequently. Our first sale will be on January 28th, so don’t forget to turn in the order forms by January 27th! For A-day students, the ordered cakes will be available on the following Monday. 

LittleDebbie_Order Form

!!! NEW !!!

 

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Virtual PTO Meeting

 

The monthly PTO meeting is coming up! Topics for this month are the budget report, snack sales at the school, alternative fundraising ideas and board elections coming up in May.

Time: Jan 27, 2021 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89505188917?pwd=OERINm80VUFtcjBTcVVRcy9ld2pYZz09

 

Meeting ID: 895 0518 8917
Passcode: pto

If you have any questions you would like us to address, you can send them in advance to [email protected] or ask them at the meeting.

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And The Winner Is

Congratualtions again to the lucky winners of the STARS PTO Holiday Raffle:
Tim Todd, Laura Krulder and Jessica Nixon!
The proceeds are $ 1000 and have been passed on to the Dance Deparment! Thank you to all of you for your keen participation!
Many thanks to Walmart Aberdeen for their generous contribution towards the purchase of the Special Edition Nintendo Switch!

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Fundraising Survey

We need your input. What fundraising activities would you like to see next?
Please fill out our quick survey.
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December Teacher Grants

Kindergarten Teacher Mrs. Ridgeway received the mini-grant for the month of December and installed a fantastic sensory path in her classroom which will be expanded into the hallway of the new K – 2 building.

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Dates Changed – Virtual PTO Meeting, please join us!

!!!Virtual PTO Meeting rescheduled!!!

Regretfully we had to move the monthly PTO meeting to next Wednesday. Please join in! The new date is Wednesday, March 3 at 10:30 am! Topics for this month are the budget report, snack sales at the school, alternative fundraising ideas and board elections coming up in May. 

 

Join Zoom MeetingTopic: STARS PTO Meeting
Wednesday
Time: Mar 3, 2021 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81353032195?pwd=Sk16OVlrZnJRbTFlT2V0TFBNVTJuQT09

Meeting ID: 813 5303 2195
Passcode: pto

If you have any questions you would like us to address,  please send them in advance to [email protected] or ask them at the meeting.

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Boo Gram Update

We Raised $547.30!!
The money will go toward a Holiday Lunch for the teachers!
Thank you so much for your support!

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Don’t Miss Your Chance to Win a Nintendo Switch plus Game Package this Holiday Season!!!

 

For the last three years Nintendo Switch has been the MOST WANTED gaming console around and it the perfect holiday gift the whole family can enjoy! We are raffling off a special prize pack this holiday season that includes the Animal Crossing: New Horizons Edition of the Nintendo Switch including a game package of Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle and STARLINK: The Battle for Atlas plus some goodies and treats for game nights. Retail value is over $350! 

Follow this link for entering in the online raffle:

https://go.rallyup.com/starsraffle

 

The second and third prizes of the raffle are a $100 Amazon gift card and a STARS Charter New Logo Design Spirit packet including a mug, travel mug, lanyards, magnets, and stickers. 

                                              
Tickets are sold in bundles with at least 10 entries. A ticket bundle with 10 raffle entries is $5, 25 raffle entries are $10 and you can increase your chances by buying 75 raffle entries for $20.
The winner will be announced on December 14th and the big prize can be picked up at the school from December 15th-18th.
 
 
The proceeds of this raffle will go straight to the Arts Department for the Christmas Light Show, costumes, and more. 
 
 
Good luck and thank you so much for your support!
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PTO Meeting for 11/18 at 10:30 am has been canceled!

Due to technical difficulties today’s PTO meeting has to be moved. The rescheduled date will be released soon! Sorry for the inconvenience!

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Virtual Holiday Gift Shop is Now Open

The Kids Favorite Holiday Shop will still be available, although this year it will be online. The site goes live on November 16th and closes on December 16th

To enter the shop enter www.giftshopnc.com/stars

and enter the password: stars28394

Have fun shopping and thank you for your support!

 

 

 

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Super Star Teacher Snacks

Don’t forget to Send in your Super Star Teacher Snacks!

Simply send it in with your child marked “Super Star Teacher Basket.”
Thank you for helping us support our teachers and staff!

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BOO Gram Update

The kids and staff had a ton of fun booing each other for Halloween!

We Raised $547.30!!

The money will go toward a Holiday Lunch for the teachers!
Thank you for your support!

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No Virtual PTO Meeting – Reschedule Date will be relased soon!!

 

STARS PTO is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Topic: STARS PTO
Time: Nov 18, 2020 10:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87064740932?pwd=YTNzNlNMT0VrVW0xR21DYzg4MkVBUT09

Meeting ID: 870 6474 0932
Passcode: pto

If you have any questions you would like us to address, you can send them in advance to [email protected] or ask them at the meeting.

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Virtual Holiday Gift Shop this Holiday Season

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Kids Favorite Holiday Shop will still be available, although this year it will be online. The site goes live on November 16th and closes on December 16th
More details will be coming soon!