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.

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!

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Walk-a-Thon this Friday, October 10 and Picture Day on Tuesday, October 14

Don't forget that Walk-a-Thon envelopes are due on Friday, October 10 with all donations to be eligible for the prizes! The students will be walking on Friday from 2-2:30 or 2:30-3. The school is still working on when each class will walk based on schedules. You can check with the office on Friday morning if you'd like to go walk with your students for the exact time. 

One volunteer is still needed to help with Picture Day on Tuesday, October 14 from 8:30 to approximately noon.  If you'd like to help, please contact Trish at trishdohrn@gmail.com.

Thanks for supporting Samuelson!