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Apple Harvest Run

We are looking forward to a fun-filled autumn day with our school community and beyond.

Don’t forget, the first 500 people registered will receive a free t-shirt. All kids who participate in the Fun Run will receive a special keepsake.

We can use your help to make this event a success:

Register to run —You can register using the form sent home in your child’s binder or downloadable from our website www.appleharvestrun.org . You can also register online at www.active.com

Bake —We are looking for baked goods to feed our runners. Visit our Signup Genius link to help out.

Sign up to volunteer on 10/1 or 10/2 —Volunteers are needed to help set up, work during, and clean up after the race. There are a few time slots on Saturday 10/1 (8:30-10:30) and multiple time slots on 10/2 (times vary between 8:30-2pm). Please email Kate Alsup if you would like to volunteer.

If you have any questions please contact the Race Coordinator Kate Alsup via email.

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2017 Page School Auction Planning Meeting

Want to learn more about and help to plan the Page School Auction? The auction is held every three years and is our largest fundraiser. The funds raised allow the WNPTO to support many programs at the Page School.

The next planning meeting will be on Thursday, September 29th at 7:00. Please email us at wnptospringauction@wnpto.org for the address and to let us know if you can make it.

Can’t attend, but want to help? Please email us at wnptospringauction@wnpto.org

Sarah Sullivan, Joy Tewksbury-Pabst and Dena Trotta
Spring Auction 2017 Co-Chairs

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West Newbury PTO Musical for Kindergarten, First, Second, Third Grades

Auditions:   Monday, October 3, 2016, Grades K-3 from 3:00-4:00 p.m. in the Page cafetorium. Everyone who auditions and attends rehearsals will have a part in the production.

This production will be for K-3 students and a winter production will be for grades 4-6 students. Upper grades please stay tuned for info.

K-3 SHOW- Students in Kindergarten, First, Second and Third Grades will be the cast and perform the productions on Friday, November 18, 2016 and Saturday, November 19, 2016. Rehearsals will run from 10/17/16 – 11/11/16. Rehearsals will be at the Page School from 3:00-4:00p.m on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Sign-up Fee $75.00 first child & $60.00 second child.

Please make checks payable to WNPTO.  All profits go to the WNPTO & back to the kids!

If you have any questions feel free to contact Irene Mahoney imahoney@prsd.org.

SCHEDULE FOR K-3 PRODUCTION

Rehearsals at Page School 3:00-4:00pm

  • Tuesday- October 18
  • Thursday- October 20
  • Tuesday- October 25
  • Thursday- October 27
  • Tuesday- November 1
  • Thursday- November 3
  • Tuesday- November 8
  • Thursday- November 10

K-3 Pentucket Middle School Dress Rehearsals 3:30-5:00pm

*You must provide your own transportation

  • Tuesday      November 15, 2016, 3:30-5:00
  • Wednesday November 16, 2016, 3:30-5:00
  • Thursday     November 17, 2016, 3:30-5:00
  • Friday          November 18, 2016, 6:30pm SHOW TIME
  • Saturday     November 19, 2016, 10:00a.m. SHOW TIME

Directed by Irene Mahoney and Krista Niles

Registration Form

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Page School Spirit Wear

West Newbury PTO is selling Page School Spirit Wear once again.  You will see some familiar pieces as well as some new performance sports-wick styles, some ladies fit gear, and great new winter hats!

WNPTO/Page School Spirit Wear will only be sold through an online store this year until September 29th. Visit www.pageschoolstuff.com to order.

Place your order by September 29th. Orders will be delivered during the week of: 10/17/16

More information on delivery will be coming to you at a later date.

Questions?   Contact Erin Antonopoulos at antonfam28@gmail.com.

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Fall ASAP

We are  excited to announce that the Page After School Arts Program (ASAP) Fall sessions will begin the week of September 26th. Please take a moment to review the brochure with your Page student.

We have some wonderful new courses this year as well as the return of favorites.  The BOKS program is included with ASAP this year. Courses will start the week of September 26th and run for 5-6 weeks.

Registrations are on a first come, first serve basis.  Payments can be made by cash or check (payable to WNPTO) and sent in to school as “ASAP Registration”. Please note, once the maximum has been reached for each course, no additional registrations will be accepted.

If you have questions, please email: pageasap@gmail.com.

Fall 2016 ASAP Brochure

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BOKS is Back!

BOKS, a before school physical activity program, is gearing up for the Fall session.  BOKS prepares children for a day of learning and is an important step in helping children gain an appreciation of the benefits of exercise and healthy choices that will last a lifetime. The BOKS team of trainers are parent volunteers Lindsay Goff, Courtney Lucey, Joy Tewksbury-Pabst and Kelly Woodsum, who have been trained by the Reebok team.

Typical BOKS Class (approximately 40 minutes long):

  • Fun warm-up game or movement drills
  • Running activity, relay races, obstacle courses & strength movements followed by a fun game
  • Cool down & BOKS Bit – a nutrition tip.

When is BOKS?

  • The fall session will run from Tuesday, October 4 – Friday, December 16.
  • Sessions run from 7:20 am (drop-off time) to 8:10 am.
  • BOKS will run every Tuesday and Friday morning, excluding Veterans Day (11/11) and the day after Thanksgiving (11/25).

How do I sign up?

  • Register via the WNPTO ASAP form. A total of 40 students in grades K-6 will be registered on a first come, first served basis.
  • Cost to participate is $40 for the entire 20 morning session and includes a tee-shirt.

How should your child prepare?

  • BOKS kids must arrive in sneakers and with a water bottle ready to participate!
  • We will aim to get outside as often as we can so dress appropriately.
  • BOKS kids should come fueled with a good, healthy breakfast. They may also bring a Page-approved snack from home to eat prior to transitioning to their classrooms.

LIKE us on Facebook to keep in touch with your kids’ BOKS activities.

REGISTER TODAY using the registration form in the Fall 2016 ASAP Brochure. Once we receive your registration we will send out the official BOKS registration link.

All BOKS proceeds go directly to the WNPTO.

BOKS Flyer

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West Newbury Community Center Planning

West Newbury is in the planning stages of a Community Center.  Page parent Erin Antonopoulos will be attending the planning meetings as the West Newbury PTO rep.  Erin is looking for your input and ideas as to what types of things would be ideal if we had the budget and dream location.  SO…think big and give your input. We will bring all of the input together to create the West Newbury Community Center.

Please email Erin: antonfam28@gmail.com by FRIDAY, 9/16/16.

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Page Speaks Assemblies

Page Speaks assemblies will be held on the following dates this school year.

  • September 21st
  • October 19th
  • December 21st
  • January 18th
  • March 15th
  • May 17th
  • June 13th – depending on last day of school due to snow days

Don’t forget to wear your Page Spirit Wear!