Welcome back! We are so excited to see you and to begin this 2012-2013 school year.
Reminders about mornings at Pillow Doors open at 7:05am Assembly begins at 7:35am daily. Please try to have your child here by that time. Allow extra time if your child is eating breakfast. Tardy bell rings at 7:45am. Students arriving after that time will be marked tardy. Pre-K breakfast begins at 8:15. Pre-K children MUST have an adult stay with them until the Pre-K teachers arrive at 8:30am.
Following are some important dates. Please mark your calendars! No school on Labor Day: Monday, September 3rd Gift Wrap Fundraiser: begins Wednesday, September 5th Grandparents' Lunch: Friday, September 7th Custodian Appreciation Week: begins Monday, September 10th PTA Board Meeting: Monday, September 10th , 7pm in the Pillow Library – all are welcome.
Trojan Spirit Fest is September 15th, from 5-8pm, Anderson High School Campus o This back to school event builds unity and school spirit within the Anderson community, including our feeder schools. Organized by the AHS PTSA; Booster and School Clubs host booths selling food or promotional items or sponsoring fun activities like ring toss or face painting. AHS Community event includes invitations to elementary schools (Pillow, Doss, Hill, Davis and Summit) and Murchison Middle School families· AHS Band, Cheer, Leadership Council and other student leaders will participate. Event likely to occur on the south side of the school with an outdoor pep rally. Back to School Night – Tuesday, September 18th 5:30pm (drinks and pizza available for purchase); 6:00pm event begins.
We want to continue the following after school clubs: Running Club (all grades), Chess Club (2nd -5th grade), and Math Pentathlon (1st grade only) but are in need of parent volunteers to make it happen. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or send a note to your child’s teacher and let us know if you can help!
Help our school raise money by participating in 'Pillow Spirit Nights'!
Thursday, September 20th - Chuck E Cheese 3pm- 9pm; We receive 15% of sales. Chuck E Cheese will make an appearance at Pillow from 2:30-3pm approx, teachers eat free if they show their school ID. Parents have to notify cashier that they are with Pillow.