Welcome to the Samuelson Elementary School PTO Blog! We created this blog as another tool to keep the Samuelson Community up-to-date on PTO activities. Check back often to find out about upcoming activities,volunteer opportunities and to connect with other Samuelson families.

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Volunteers Needed

Our School Nurse needs volunteers to help take students to and from hearing screenings on November 3rd and 4th next week. Anytime you can help during school hours would be greatly appreciated (there is a lunch break at 11:30) You can contact Mrs. Jones at 515 242-8441 for more information or to volunteer.

Friday, October 10, 2014

Scholastic Book Fair

Volunteers are still needed to help with the Scholastic Book Fair on October 15, 16, 22, and 23.  

The link below will take you to the sign-up sheets for the event.  We still have over 40 volunteer spots that need to be filled so we can have this event.  Rewards earned from the Book Fair will be used to purchase literacy materials for our classrooms.

If you have any questions about the Book Fair or volunteering to help, please contact Heather at 5silberhorns@gmail.com

Sign-Up Link:

Thanks for supporting Samuelson!

Samuelson Fall Scholastic Book Fair On-line

The Fall Book Fair starts next week during conferences.  The Book Fair will be open on Wednesdsays, October 15 and 22 from 2:30 to 4:30 pm and Thursdays, October 16 and 23 from 4-8 pm.

If you can't visit the fair during these times, you can also support Samuelson by purchasing books from our On-line Book Scholastic Book Fair by using the following link.


The On-line Fair is avaliable from October 10 thru the 30th.  Books at the Fair will be avaliable on-line, a long with an expanded selection and a wide selection of sales items.  All sales from the on-line fair will also count toward our sales total.

Depending on sales, we can earn over 50% in rewards for literacy materials for our classrooms.

Thanks for Supporting Samuelson!