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Apple Award Nominations

The 2019 Apple Award nominations are open until this Friday, January 11th! Please take just a few minutes this week to nominate a staff member who has made a positive difference in your child’s life! From teachers to aides, specialists to admin, absolutely anyone at Wildcat Mountain can be nominated and recognized for all their hard work! Thank you in advance for honoring our staff!

Apple Award Nominations

Yearbook Photos

If you have yearbook photos from the first half of the school year, we would love for you to send them in! You can submit via email to, or we have a dropbox available that we can give you the password for. We will be completing pages for the following events so please submit by January 15th for them to be considered for the yearbook(photos submitted past that date will not make these pages):

– Back to School Anniversary Bash
– Fun Run
– Halloween
– Holiday Parties
– 3rd Grade Musical
– 5th Grade Outdoor Ed

Thank you!

Save The Dates

January 14th – Papa John’s Restaurant Night
January 18th – No School
January 21st – No School, MLK Jr Day
January 23rd – Coffee with Mrs. Milley & General PTO Meeting, 8:30 am
January 25th – Pro Sports Team Spirit Day
February 7th – Panera Bread Restaurant Night
February 12th – Kendra Gives Back Night at Kendra Scott, 5:00 – 8:00 pm
February 14th – Valnetine’s Day Parties, 2:30 pm
February 15th – No School
February 18th – No School, President’s Day
February 22nd – Red Carpet Sweetheart Dance
March 29th – Mother Son Nerf Battle

** Subscribe to our online calendar on our website!

Papa John’s Restaurant Night

Our January Restaurant Night is fast approaching! It is next Monday, January 14th at Papa John’s in Lone Tree. 20% of your pick up or delivery order will be donated back to WME PTO! So plan to skip the cooking next Monday and order pizza in! Look for the flyer with more information in Friday Folders this week.

If you know you will be ordering from Papa John’s, consider buying a Scrip Papa John’s E-Gift Certificate to use. Then 8% from Scrip and 20% from Papa John’s will be donated back to WME! Please fill out the order form below and return to the office or contact Robin Williams to order.

Papa John’s Scrip E-Gift Certificate Order Form

Red Carpet Sweetheart Dance

WME PTO is inviting all girls and their fathers (or adult of their choice) to attend a Night on the Red Carpet on Friday, February 22nd from 6:00 – 8:00 pm! The dance will be held at Wildcat Mountain and will include appetizers and desserts. Look for an invitation with more information and how to register in this week’s Friday Folders.

Silent Auction Donations

WME PTO is planning an online silent auction in early March and is now accepting donations! If you own your own business and have something you’d be willing to donate, would like to put together a basket to auction off, donate gift cards, etc. please email Dana Schmahl. All donations are tax-deductible. Thank you!

Scrip Gift Cards

Thank you to everyone who bought gift cards for the holidays through our Scrip program! We were able to raise over $900! If you are needing gift cards for gifts or to places you frequently shop, you may still order through our Scrip coordinator, Robin Williams, or sign up for a ScripNow account at

If you have any questions or wish to place an order, email Robin Williams or give her a call at 303-807-9216.

Scrip Order Form

KidStage Registration

KidStage is now accepting registrations for their Wednesday and Friday after school classes beginning next week! The play this session is Moana. See the flyer below for more information and go to their website to register.

KidStage Moana Flyer

Amazon Smile

Please remember to use Amazon Smile every time you shop Amazon! And declare Wildcat Mountain Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization as your charity of choice. The website is, save it to your favorites to help you remember! Thank you!

King Soopers Cards

Please remember to load and use your WME King Soopers cards when you shop there! 5% of everything you load on the gift card will come back to WME PTO! It even works for Click List, just give them your loaded card when you pick up your groceries and they will run in and charge your bill to that card.

If you need a new card, we have $5 pre-loaded cards in the office available to purchase, just bring $5 cash or check made out to WME PTO. Thank you!

Marquee Celebrations

WME would like to help you celebrate special moments with your child by offering a personalized slide on our WME outdoor marquee. For one day, a message to your child will be posted for all to see! This unique celebration is $20. If you have any questions, please contact Whitney

Marquee Celebration Flyer

Like us on Facebook!

Remember to like us on Facebook and keep up on all the school news including fun photos! Our Facebook page is Wildcat Mountain Elementary School PTO.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact me.

Have a wonderful day!

Dana Schmahl
PTO Communications

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