North Star Elementary School
Red Clay Consolidated School District
1340 Little Baltimore Road
Hockessin, DE 19707
3/6 & 3/7 Early Dismissal days (1:00 PM)
3/6 Family BINGO Day 3:00-5:00 PM
3/30 Basket Assembly Night
3/31 Start of Basket Preview Week
4/1-4/3 Basket Preview
4/4 FAMILY CARNIVAL/BASKET AUCTION
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Join the North Star PTA!
The North Star PTA supports our school by providing funds for instructional materials, school improvement projects, family activities and various educational programs. Members are required to re-enroll each year in order to stay active in the PTA. Membership is $10 for one adult and $15 for two adults. Help us achieve 100% participation! Complete this form to join.
Use this link to make a credit card or Paypal payment. Please be sure to designate the PTA activity or function (such as Staff Appreciation) so we can apply your gift appropriately. Thank You!
North Star Elementary School is a family of learners dedicated to nurturing the mind, body and spirit of each child by encouraging intellectual growth, developing character, and instilling a love of learning.
At North Star we are committed to creating a caring, nurturing environment, where all children achieve to their fullest potential, as they are actively engaged in exemplary instruction tailored to individual needs.
CARNIVAL CLASSROOM BASKETS
Thank you to all families who donated to the carnival basket donations, we received $7,239 with 40% of students making a donation. For the top earning class from each grade click here.
Next up for carnival planning: we'll be sending home forms to purchase tickets for basket preview week, and you can pre-purchase tickets for the carnival at the same time (we'll have them ready for you at our will call window). We will not be accepting credit card payments at the carnival, so all credit card purchases will have be made in advance. Check back soon for carnival volunteer sign up - we'll have plenty of jobs to go around!
B I N G O
Join us for BINGO this Thursday March 6 from 3:00-5:00 PM, and you'll have a plan to entertain the kids on an early dismissal day (younger and older siblings are welcome too!). Bingo cards are just $1, with plenty of fun prizes. We'll have soft pretzels and water for sale.
The North Star chorus has been invited to sing the National Anthem at the Delaware 87ers on Friday, March 21st at 7 pm. The Delaware 87ers are a part of the NBA minor league. Ticket forms and checks (checks payable to Delaware 87ers, no cash can be accepted) can be sent to the main office. Click here for the order form. You can also purchase tickets at our Family Bingo event.
Library Volunteers Needed!
Shoes 2 Share
Donate unused shoes today, the shoe bin is located in the front lobby. Click here to find out more about Shoes 2 Share.
Early Dismissal/Absence Notes
Credit Card Donations to PTA
In order to reduce overhead costs, the PTA is switching to using Network for Good exclusively for credit card gifts. Set up your account here, and you can make gifts to the PTA online all year long. Questions, comments or postings for our website and/or weekly enews should be directed to the PTA general mailbox: email@example.com.