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Fall Pictures September 26th

 

 

 

 

 

Have your little one say cheese! It’s Fall Picture Day!

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Fort Bend Education Foundation September and October Happenings

Code Ninjas Logo
 
September 28, 2018 – District Holiday
Turn your kid’s love for video games into a fun and educational adventure at Code Ninjas’ Day Camp on Friday, September 28, 2018, 7 am – 4 pm.  They will learn coding, logic, problem solving as they gain confidence and make friends! Lunch, snacks and drink included.  Extended hours available.  Space is limited.  Register today!  Benefiting the Fort Bend Education Foundation.
Kendra Scott
October 4, 2018 at 5pm
Join us on Thursday, October 4, 2018 from 5pm to 7pm, at Kendra Scott Sugar Land for an Evening with Fort Bend Education Foundation! Come do some shopping while enjoying sips, sweets and jewels.  Fort Bend ISD teachers will also enjoy a 15% discount off the entire store!  A portion of the proceeds benefit the Fort Bend Education Foundation!
October 13, 2018
Keep Sugar Land Beautiful (KSLB) is spearheading the 15th Annual Recycle for Reuse event in partnership with the Fort Bend Education Foundation, and the Fort Bend Women’s Center. Bring donations to FBISD Administration Parking Lot between 10am-1pm on Saturday, October 13.
2017 Sugar Shindig
Friday, October 26, at 6:30 pm, Safari Texas
Grab your coworkers and neighbors for a casual evening of fun and frolic, including a fajita dinner, dancing to the music of Password and a cake auction.  This is camaraderie at its finest as staff from our schools and neighbors from the community vie for the best cakes made by prominent Sugar Land bakers.  Have your cake and eat it too at this shindig! Purchase individual tickets or a table today!  Please note processing fees apply.
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PTO Mixer this Sunday

Come mix, mingle and enjoy light refreshments with fellow Longhorn parents this Sunday, September 9th,

from 2-4 PM at the Harvest Green Farmhouse, 3400 Harvest Corner Dr., Richmond  77406.
This is a chance to meet other Longhorn parents, and hopefully parents of students in your child’s class!

It’s also a great opportunity to learn more about the PTO and how to get involved.

We are asking that you not bring kiddos so that you have a chance to socialize.
Hope to see everyone there

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PTO Meeting

Our First PTO Meeting of the Year will be this Tuesday the 28th from 4:30-6:00.

As every parent and staff member of Neill is a voting member of the PTO, you are all welcome at our monthly meetings.

Each month there will be a PTO meeting where you can hear the financial report, committee head reports and any items of business that need to be discussed and/or voted upon. You are not required to attend the meetings but are encouraged to come and take part in your PTO.

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Spirit Wear On Sale Now

Neill Spirit Wear is now on sale until Monday August 27th.  You can purchase items by clicking the link below.  Green flyers were also sent home this week with an order form if you would rather pay by check. All money is due no later than Monday August 27th.

Neill Spirit Wear Here!!!

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Boo Hoo/Yahoo Breakfast

After your drop of your Longhorn come have a donuts and coffee as you join fellow parents and members of the PTO to commiserate, celebrate and chat. Also learn about ways to get involved int the PTO.

Please note that this AFTER your drop off your elementary students (little ones are welcome).

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Welcome Back Neill Longhorns

Our Meet the Teacher event for the upcoming school year will be held on Monday, August 13. Kindergarten (only) Orientation will be from 3:30-4 pm. All other grades are invited to come and go from 4-5:30 pm. Teacher and room assignments will be emailed by the teacher to parents at approximately 12:00 pm on August 13. We will also have alphabetical listings posted inside the school on the library windows during Meet the Teacher. We can’t wait to welcome back and meet our new Neill Longhorns!

 Ice Cream Sales 

The Neill PTO will be selling ice cream during Meet the Teacher from 3:30-5:30

(CASH ONLY)  $3 for 1  or $5 for 2

 

 

Spirit Wear  Sales

The PTO will be selling and taking pre-orders for Spirit Wear from 3:30-5:30.  There will be hair bows, water bottles, window decals, pencils and some shirts available. The PTO will also have pre-orders for our 2018-2019 Spirit Wear (pictured below). Cash, check and credit card will all be accepted for spirit wear orders.

 

 

 

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Pre-packaged School Supplies for next school year

Don’t spend your summer tracking down all the school supplies for next year! Pre-order school supplies from the PTO and they will be delivered to your child’s classroom before school starts. School supplies are $65 – that is $15 cheaper than last year and they are all name brand supplies!. You can order online HERE. The school ID is JCN000. You can also print out the order form and send cash or check (made out to Neill PTO).
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Las Mananitas Spirit Day Today!

Today! May 21, 2018
ALL DAY

Take a night off from cooking and grab some delicious food from Las Mañanitas Mexican Restaurant. 20% of your purchase will go back to our school!
Make sure to write Neill on the checkout ticket and let your server know too! This event will be all day, so make sure to stop in and enjoy something yummy while earning money for Neill!
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Panera Bread Spirit Night Tonight!

Tonight is our Panera Bread Sugar Land Spirit Night! From 4-8 pm, come and enjoy yummy food while earning money for Neill! Make sure to show a digital or hard copy of the attached flyer when ordering.

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Il Primo Spirit Day Today!

May 11, 2018
ALL DAY

Take a break from cooking and earn money for Neill at our last 2017-2018 school year Il Primo Night! Make sure to mention that you are from Neill Elementary when you are placing order and that’s it! This event will be all day, so make sure to stop in to enjoy some pizza and support our school!

8019 Grand Parkway

Suite 1035

Richmond, TX  77407

Dine-in, carry out, and delivery.

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Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation is all next week! We know this is a busy time of year, so the PTO thought it would help you out and take care of it for you! We are doing something each day for the entire Neill staff: that means all of the teacher’s, aids. outclass teachers, resource and specialist teachers, administration, etc. Of course, you may still do things on your own in addition to what is being done by the PTO. Below is what is being done each day. All we are asking is for a $5 donation from each family to help cover the costs. You can make a contribution at: Teacher Appreciation Contribution or send in cash or check made out to Neill PTO.   Here is what our fabulous Teacher Appreciation, coordinator, Michelle, has planned for next week:

M – Lunch generously donated by Carrus Care ER

T – Juice/Coffee Bar w/ Pastries generously donated by Johnson Development

W – Personalized mugs w/ candy & school supplies

Th – Cookies and Brownies ordered from The Bare Bakery

F – Loaded sundaes ordered from Southern Ice Cream

If you are wanting to send in something yourself, here are some great ideas: Teacher Appreciation Ideas 1 & Teacher Appreciation Ideas 2
Also, here is a document you can print out and have your child complete to give to his/her teacher.
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Fort Bend Education Foundation Awards $772,000 to Fort Bend ISD Teachers and Schools

This year, the Education Foundation awarded 281 grants for $466,585 to support the Grants to Teachers and Schools program.  Additionally, 158 New Teacher Gifts for $15,800, $35,000 in Professional Development Grants, $97,718 in pass thru, and $158, 965 for Harvey Relief.  Since its inception, the Education Foundation has awarded over $33 million in grants to FBISD teachers and schools.

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Neill Elementary PTO on Amazon Smile

We are happy to announce that Neill Elementary PTO is registered with AmazonSmile! Earn money for your school every time you shop!

When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to Neill PTO.

1. Use our unique charity link https://smile.amazon.com/ch/82-2009216 to sign up today! It will automatically ask if you want to support Neill Elementary PTO.
2. You will log in with your normal Amazon password.
3. It will link to your Amazon Prime account.
4. You can not use the Amazon app to log onto AmazonSmile. It must be through the website.
5. If you use subscribe and save for any items, they will not be included.
6. If you have any questions, please email at treasurer@neillpto.org

Please visit our Community Programs page to see other ways you can give back to Neill Elementary.

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Space Center Houston Discount Tickets Available

Blast off your summer celebration at Space Center Houston.  Purchase discounted tickets online or email the completed form from May 1st to August 31.  Benefiting the Fort Bend Education Foundation.

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Fort Bend Education Foundation Angels of Education Auxiliary Spring Luncheon

You are invited to attend the Fort Bend Education Foundation Angels of Education Auxiliary Spring Luncheon!  Attend this free event on Tuesday, April 26, 2018, at 11am, and learn more about the Foundation.  Volunteer and grow with us!  RSVP by April 23rd.

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Fort Bend Education Foundation’s 15th Annual Schlumberger Education Expedition

It’s not too late to register for the 15th Annual Schlumberger Education Expedition on April 7, 2018.  Registration is open until 7:30 am on event day.  The ride promises to provide a quality ride whether you are training for the all-important BP MS 150 or just wanting a great day with friends.  Riders have the option of three routes ranging from 31 to 77 miles long.  Rest stops are themed and staffed by students and teachers from our FBISD high schools vying for the “Best Rest Stop” award.  You will be entertained along the ride!  This is one ride you won’t want to miss. Register today!

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Community Reward Programs

Neill Elementary is now set up on Krogers Community Rewards and Office Depot Rewards programs.  These are great ways to give back to our school!  For instructions on signing up, visit our Community Programs page.

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Randalls Good Neighbor & Neill Elementary

Earn money for our school simply buying your groceries at Randalls!

Find the form at www.randalls.com. Click on the Community Caring button at the bottom of the homepage and then click on the Good Neighbor Program logo.

Our organization number is 13876.

Once you’ve linked your Remarkable Card, a percentage of all purchases made with the card will go back to Neill!

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Box Tops Winter Challenge Winner

The Neill Elementary Box Tops for Education Winter Challenge has come to an end, and it was a success!

We are happy to announce our winning class:

Mrs. Dimiceli’s Second Grade Class

Congratulations! With a total of 296 submitted Box Tops, Mrs. Dimiceli’s class will enjoy a special winter treat!

Thank you to everyone that participated. Our Longhorns collected 2,140 Box Tops for this winter challenge!

Let’s continue this success throughout the remainder of the school year! Please continue to submit Box Tops to the school. All Box Tops collected from February 1st through March 31st will be counted for our next challenge– Winter into Spring Challenge.

Remember–All Box Tops totals from the prior challenges and going forward will be added to our year-end challenge so everyone’s submissions always count!

Any money collected through the Box Tops program is spent on supplies and equipment that benefit our students.