PTO News

We hope this update finds you all well and hanging in there. We wanted to provide an update on what’s been happening and what’s to come!

Celebrate the Successes!

Teacher Appreciation Week –

While we certainly couldn’t do what typically occurs, we still celebrated our teachers in style!! Melissa Wray worked tirelessly to deliver special gift bags to our teachers and staff and if you haven’t had the chance, please watch the Teacher Prayer video, starring MCS students!!

Mother / Son Scavenger Hunt –

We had a beautiful afternoon and 23 families participate in our remote mother / son event! Photos and videos were posted of the fun, which you can view here .

We would like to send our congratulations to our winners:

  • 1st Place – Jill & Istvan Sabo (4th grade)
  • 2nd Place – Tristy & Marco Petteruti (8th grade)
  • 3rd place (tied) – Anna, Logan & Riley Selwyn (8th & 5th grade) and Kerry & Luca Trombino (6th grade)

 We had so many awesome photos posted that we wanted to mention a few award-winning ones:

  • Best superhero picture – Caighlan & Konnor Perrin (8th grade)
  • Best “Multiple items with child in one combo shot” – Brittany Green & Ryan Branconnier (2nd grade)
  • Funniest Foreign Language book – Jill & Istvan Sabo (4th grade)
  • Coolest reflection pictures – Erin, Wilson, & Holden Meunier Mott (3rd & 1st grade); Jill & Istvan Sabo (4th grade); Elizabeth & Nathan Sekscenski (2nd grade)
  • Funniest “Favorite spot” photo – Melissa, William & Silas Wray (4th grade & PreK)
  • Best “Both Feet off Ground” Jump pictures – Bonnie & Max Wallace (7th grade); Kate, Reid, & Gabe Smith (4th & 1st grade); Anna, Logan, & Riley Selwyn (8th & 5th Grade); Elizabeth & Nathan Sekscenski (2nd grade) (this was a tough one as there were tons of great jumping shots!!)
  • Scariest spider – Rebekah & Jack Pharo (3rd grade); Kate, Reid, & Gabe Smith (4th & 1st grade)
  • Funniest Baby Bottle pictures – Kristen & Matthew DiSanto (4th grade); Cassie & Gabe Barbato (6th grade); Melissa, William, & Silas Wray (4th grade & PreK)
  • Best Montage and Live Action Video posts – Kristen & Matthew DiSanto (4th grade); Joanne & Theo Dursin (Kindergarten)

Thank you to all who participated! We hope you had a blast!

Upcoming PTO Events

  • Mother / Daughter Arts & Crafts – Coming up this weekend! We are looking forward to this special time with the ladies!
  • Parents Night Out – It’s scheduled!! Tuesday, May 19th @ 8pm. Join us for BINGO fun!! It’s free, but we still need you to register!!
  • Field Day – Save the date – Friday, June 5th! We are planning to go forward with a remote Field Day. We are almost done finalizing the details, so please be on the look out for more information soon!
  • MCS Golf Tournament – We are investigating the possibility of still playing the tournament on June 6th with a “meal to go” (no dinner afterwards). Stay tuned for confirmation!

PTO Fundraising

We know this is a challenging financial time for many of you, but wanted to share a couple of updates about fundraising –
  • MCS Spirit T-Shirts – Design coming this week!! Watch for how you can buy!!
  • MCS Jewelry – We are very excited about this and will be revealing the first design soon!
  • Shutterfly – We have now partnered with Shutterfly to earn 8% for the school on purchases. Bookmark and use the MCS Storefront!!!
  • Box Tops – This has been easy money for the school in the past and with the physical box tops being phased out, we are seeing a 50% decrease in funding. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE download the app and scan your receipt for qualifying purchases. You can even do your online purchases!!
  • Amazon Smile – Please make sure you are set to MCS for your Amazon purchases.
  • Stop & Shop A+ Rewards – This is still valid, so please make sure to have your card registered today!!
We welcome feedback at any time!
Please email us with questions and comments!