PTO Blog

Coffee with the Principals – Continuum of Services Focus

The next Coffee with the Principals is scheduled for Friday, October 19, at 9:15am in the common room. The focus will be on the Continuum of Services and we will be joined by Joanne Vorndran, Special Education Student Services Facilitator, and the Holmes PTO special education representatives. Younger siblings welcome....

Support Holmes PTO

Please consider contributing to help the PTO continue to support our children’s field trips, enrichment, classroom supplies, and teacher appreciation efforts. Simply click the “Donate” button on www.holmespto.com. Without these funds, many of the exciting events and special days would not be possible. We are appreciative of any amount you...

Holmes Family Photo Weekend 9/29 & 9/30

If you have signed up for the Family Photo weekend via Sign-Up Genius, please send $45 — either by Venmo (to Jenny Mullane @holmes-famphoto) or by check (payable to Holmes PTO in an envelope labeled “Holmes Family Picture Day”) — by Friday September 21st. If you missed the sign up...

Register for Boys’ Let Me Run at Holmes!

We are thrilled to be offering Let Me Run at Holmes again this fall. Let Me Run is a before & after school running program for boys in 4th & 5th grade that combines fun life lessons while training for a 5K race. The boys meet twice a week for...

Holmes School Walk-a-Thon — Friday 10/5

Holmes School 5th Walk a Thon is Friday, Oct. 5th. Be on the lookout for pledge forms. Last year 82% of the student population contributed towards the almost $15,000 raised. We look forward to another terrific fundraiser, please return pledge forms by Oct. 5th. All are welcome to come to...

Fall Fundraiser Party Update: Volunteers and Donations Needed!

Fall fundraiser planning is underway and more details are to come soon! In the meantime, we are looking for volunteers for all aspects of planning-there are many ways to get involved to make this fundraiser successful! Remember, the funds raised from this event will be used for field trips and...

Fundraising: Direct Appeal

Direct Appeal brochures were sent home last week in your child’s backpack. Please consider contributing to help the PTO continue to support our children’s field trips, enrichment, classroom supplies, and our teacher appreciation efforts. Simply click the “Donate” button on this site (www.holmespto.com). Without these funds, many of the exciting...

Back to School Picnic – this Friday

The annual Back to School Picnic will be held on Friday, September 14 from 5:00-6:30pm on the playground. RSVPs are due today by the end of the school day. Click here for the form. $7 per person or $30 per family, $20 per person at the door. See you there!...

Save the Date – General PTO Meeting

Please save the evening of Wednesday, October 3rd @ 7pm for the first general PTO meeting of the year. Interim Superintendent Dr. Elliott Landon will join us for an informal Q&A session in the common room....

2018 – 2019 Holmes School Directory

Missed the PRE-SALE for directories at the Open House? We are still taking pre-orders! Please fill out the attached form and send it in to the school office with a check payable to “Holmes PTO” for $15. Write “Attn: School Directory” on the envelope. You will receive a set (1...