September 15, 2020

A few reminders…

Picture Day is tomorrow! Forms were sent home with your student on Friday. You can order online, no need to return the form on Picture Day, using the code EVT97B6WP or paper order by completing the form and sending it with your child on September 16.

Remote Students - Information has been sent about signing up for a time between 10:00 and 11:00 on September 16 if you’d like to have your student’s picture taken. You can order online or forms will be here in the office to fill out when you arrive on September 16.

A few fun ways to support Unity West PTO...

Buffalo Wild Wings Restaurant Fundraiser - Support Unity West PTO while getting some great food! Head to Buffalo Wild Wings in Savoy for dine in or carry out on Friday, September 25. Present this voucher and 15% of your bill will be donated to Unity West PTO. You can present this voucher or show it on your smart phone. This is an early dismissal day so go for lunch or dinner or both!

  • Our Tolono Monicals fundraiser will be on October 22. Mark your calendar now! More info including flyer coming closer to the event.

Unity Apparel - Looking for Unity apparel? We've got you covered! Head over to www.gamedayspirit.com! Put Unity in the search bar and you can see all the options we have! If you have any questions or ideas for apparel, you can connect with Stephanie Grussing (grussings@unity.k12.il.us)!

Box Tops - No more clipping! No more sending Box Tops to school! All you need is your phone. Download the ALL-NEW Box Tops app, shop as you normally would, then simply scan your store receipts to find participating products. The app will automatically credit Unity West’s Box Tops earnings online. Check out this link for a list of Box Tops products. Be on the lookout for a Box Tops contest coming up soon!

Casey’s Cash For Classrooms - Sign up to participate in the Casey’s Rewards program by creating an account through the Casey’s app or online at www.caseys.com to start earning points on your everyday purchases and turn those points into a donation to your school. It’s that easy!

Coca Cola Caps - You can donate your Coke rewards earnings to Unity West. Simply send the cap or package code in a baggie to the office. Or enter the code online yourself: https://us.coca-cola.com/give/schools/. The money collected will be used to fund class field trips.

Amazon Smile - AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. The difference is that, when you make your purchases through this site, Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Unity West. Simply visit smile.amazon.com and then select "Unity West Elementary Parent Teacher Organization" as your charitable organization before you begin shopping. AmazonSmile will remember your selection, and then every eligible purchase you make at smile.amazon.com will result in a donation.  

Please take a moment to check out these informational resources:

Getting to Know the Unity West PTO

2020-21 PTO Meeting Schedule

2020-21 PTO Events & Volunteer Opportunities

Ways to Help Without Volunteering

You can also visit the Unity West PTO Webpage for information on Accelerated Reader prizes, Box Tops Contests, and much more. If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at:* E-mail: westpto@unity.k12.il.us * Facebook: Unity West PTO.