PTO Newsletter 2/11

Kendra Gives Back Night

WME PTO is excited to partner with Kendra Scott Park Meadows again for a night of fundraising at their store! Our Kendra Gives Back Night will be Tuesday, February 12th from 5:00 – 7:00 pm and they will give 20% of their total sales during that time back to WME PTO! It will be the perfect evening to shop for Valentine’s Day gifts or to pick out a stunning piece of jewelry for yourself! Drinks and desserts will be served while you shop! We hope you can make it!

Kendra Gives Back Flyer

Red Carpet Sweetheart Dance 

You can still register for the 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 in the Wildcat Mountain gymnasium and cafeteria!

The registration price includes appetizers, desserts, DJ and dancing, photo booth and some other activities as well. Admission is now $35 per couple (adult and child) + $10 per additional child. You may either register online at or turn in your registration form with payment to the office. We hope to see all our WME girls there!

Red Carpet Sweetheart Dance Invitation
Registration Form

* If you have some time to volunteer on Friday, February 22nd to help decorate during the day, help at the dance, or clean up after, please sign up below.  We appreciate any amount of help you can offer that day!

Sweetheart Dance Volunteer Sign Up

** The Sweetheart Dance committee is looking for families that have any board games they’d be willing to donate or let the committee borrow for extra activities for girls and dads to do during the dance. If you have anything, please contact Veronica Barlow. Thank you!

Save The Dates

February 11th – 14th – Warm Hearts Drive – bring food, hats and gloves
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
February 23rd – Polar Plunge, 12:00 pm
February 25th – Box Tops Due
February 28th – SAC Meeting, 3:45 pm, Conference Room
March 4th – 8th – Online Silent Auction
March 5th & 7th – Student Led Conferences, 3:40 – 7:00 pm
March 18th – 22nd – Spring Break
March 28th – Cranelli’s Restaurant Night
March 29th – Mother Son Nerf Battle

** Subscribe to our online calendar on our website!

Community Outreach Lollipop Sale

WME’s Community Outreach team will be selling Valentine’s Day suckers through Wednesday, February 13th during lunch/recess. The cost is $0.50 each and the suckers will be delivered to classrooms on Thursday, February 14th. Hurry and buy your Valentine suckers and let your favorite people know just how special they are!  All proceeds will go to a charity.

Box Tops 

Calling all Box Tops! Please send in your Box Tops labeled with your student and teacher’s name by February 25th. The classroom with the most Box Tops sent in will win a class donut party!

Box Tops are one of the few fundraisers that don’t require you to spend any extra money. Just check your pantry, clip the Box Tops and send them in! Thank you!

WME’s Polar Plunge Team

WME’s SSN department has created a team for the Polar Plunge to benefit Special Olympics Colorado this year!  EVERYONE – staff, WME families, friends – are welcome to participate in the Plunge and/or make a donation. The more participants they have, the closer to the start line they get and the more donations they get, the better the prize for our team/school. The Polar Plunge will be held at Aurora Reservoir on February 23rd at 12:00 noon.

To sign up or make a donation online, please visit the Freezing Wildcat Heinies Team Page.

If you have any questions please contact Rose Martinez or Beth Anderson.

Silent Auction Donations

WME PTO is planning an online silent auction the week of March 4th – 8th and is still 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!

To view the donations already made and what you’ll be able to bid on in March, visit our Silent Auction website.

PTO Leadership Roles for 2019-2020

PTO will be looking for a dedicated person to help lead during the 2019-2020 school year on our executive board as Co-President. This positions is voted in at our general PTO meeting in April. We are also looking for a few individuals interested in helping plan and execute the Back-to-School Bash or Fun Run. If interested, please contact Dana Schmahlor Jackie Benitez for more information.

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.

you have any questions or concerns, please contact me.

Have a wonderful day!

Dana Schmahl
PTO Communications

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