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Read our Newsletter for Week of October 21st, 2019


The Chateau Restaurant Fundraiser
Thu, Oct 22nd, 2019 • The Chateau Restaurant, 43 Middlesex Turnpike, Burlington, MA 01803

Visit or order online at the Chateau restaurant to raise fund for Estabrook PTO. How it Works:

1. Visit the Chateau Restaurants Burlington TODAY for lunch, dinner or take-out and let your server or phone representative know that you are participating in the fundraiser and to FLAG YOUR CHECK. FOR ONLINE USE CODE: FUNDRAISER

2. When paying your bill, double check that the word “FUNDRAISER” is noted on your check to insure your check is being included with the fundraiser. For online orders, double-check that the fundraiser code has been added to the order.

3. Estabrook PTO will receive 20% of the total sales (before tax) from all the checks that were flagged for your fundraiser.

Reminder for Teacher Conference Snack Sign-Up
Oct 23rd, 24th, 30th, 31st
There are still plenty of slots available, please consider signing up and being part of this great tradition HERE! Thank you so much for any contribution you can make–the teachers and staff are grateful! If you have any questions, please contact Marisa Dad.

Estabrook Spirit Wear Store is Open!
Check it out at: ESTABROOK STORE. Orders must be placed by Sunday, November 10th, and merchandise will be delivered to Estabrook in early December. Please email Kristin Simon with any questions, and thank you for supporting the Estabrook PTO!

BOKS Enrollment Still Open
Wednesday mornings, 7:40-8:15am
We still have a few spaces for 1st-3rd graders to participate in BOKS. For more details and to sign up, see HERE. Not sure if your child would enjoy running around and playing games so early in the morning? Contact the BOKS coordinator (contact info on form) to arrange a trial visit.

Trick or Treat for UNICEF
The PTO and Estabrook staff are once again providing an opportunity for children to help other children by collecting donations for UNICEF around the Halloween and Thanksgiving holidays. Look out for our flyer explaining the details and the Trick-or-Treat for UNICEF box in your child’s take home folder at the end of the week.

Thank You 5th Grade Families!
The Estabrook PTO would like to thank all those who contributed to making the Fifth Grade Staff Appreciation Breakfast such a success:

Pei Ling Ferguson, Liz Bettencourt, Kalpana Kaveti, Leticia Streithorst, Maria Bates, Lorissa Gomez, Sara Sheikh, Kim Zarrella, Dipa Bhattacharyya, Kay Colaco, Divya Khamesra, Marjunette De Magistris, Jackie Feng, Ying Luo, Deepa Pattathil, Jill Canes, Saho Noonan, Siva Patchala, and Dafany Pressat.

A heartfelt thanks to you all for your time, creativity and generosity in showing the exceptional Estabrook staff how much we appreciate them!

Directory Contest Winners
Congratulations to the The Directory Contest winners!

Grand prize: Samuel Lee (3rd grade)
Kindergarten: Catherine Qiu
1st grade: Violette Perona
2nd grade: Avril Yu
4th grade: Iris Guo
5th grade: Ishaanvi Nambiar

The winners’ drawings will be featured in this year’s PTO Directory, and it’s coming soon!

METCO Family Friends

The Estabrook PTO connects Estabrook students who live in Boston with Estabrook students who live in Lexington for monthly Thursday afternoon play dates hosted by the Lexington families once a month on Thursday afternoons. Participating in the Family Friends program is a great way to help all students build meaningful connections with their peers outside of the school day. If you would like to get involved with the program or have questions, please email us at info@estabrookpto.org.

Learn more about METCO program HERE. To see this year’s Family Friends dates check our event calendar HERE.

Learn more about Estabook PTO and Support Us by becoming a member.