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November 6, 2018

 
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THE ANNUAL FUND REACHES A MILESTONE!

 

The Co-Chairs of Shelton's Annual Fund - Jennifer Dix and Holly Vitullo

are thrilled to announce

that the Annual Fund is now halfway to its annual goal.

That means the Annual Fund has secured $490,000 in commitments!

Please remember that the Annual Fund directly benefits EVERY student at Shelton and we need EVERY family to support the Annual Fund!

The amount you give is up to you!

Act now please - don't delay - and make your contribution today,

please CLICK HERE

 

All School Calendar

 THIS WEEK

  

November 10, 2018 - Saturday

RSVP DEADLINE! Princess Ball at Winter Wonderland - Shelton girls in grades EC through 5th (and their sisters) are invited to the Princess Ball at Winter Wonderland with their fathers (or brother, uncle, special friend). The evening's festivities at Shelton School will include a seated dinner, DJ and dancing and a photo opportunity. The dinner menu will include gluten-free and Kosher options. Registration has closed. Questions: click here. Please note: we need volunteers for set up on Friday afternoon (November 9, 2018) and for final set-up and tear down on Saturday (November 10, 2018). To volunteer, please click here.

 

COMING SOON

 

November 14, 2018 - Wednesday

RSVP DEADLINE!Stampede Kick-Off Party - 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm - For all Shelton parents, mingle with your fellow parents and enjoy cocktails and bites. See advertisement, below, for more information. RSVP by November 8, 2018; to RSVP, please click here. Questions: click here.

 

November 16, 2018 - Friday

Grandparents' Day - Everyone's favorite day at Shelton. We welcome grandparents and special friends to experience Shelton at its best. Don't forget to pass the SAVE THE DATE to the grandparents and special friends of your students!

 

Note: we need LOTS OF volunteers to ensure Grandparents' Day is a success. See the advertisement that follows to volunteer.

 

REMEMBER! There is early dismissal on Grandparents' Day.

Lower School - Dismissal at 11:30 am

Upper Elementary - Dismissal at 11:45 am

Middle School - Dismissal at 11:30 am

Upper School - Dismissal at Noon

Questions: click here.

 

Also, see the advertisement below for information regarding Goodie Bags at Grandparents' Day and the opportunity to promote your business to our Grandparents and Special Friends!

 

November 19 - 23, 2018 - Monday to Friday

Thanksgiving Holidays - No school.

 

November 30, 2018 - Friday

SPA Food Truck – Chick-fil-A. The SPA rolls in the second of its Food Trucks on December 7, 2018 with Chick-fil-A. The deadline for purchasing a ticket to the food truck is Friday, November 30, 2018. To buy tickets (one ticket or three tickets to the remaining food trucks), please click here. Questions: click here.


Lower School Calendar

 THIS WEEK

 

No events scheduled this week.

 

COMING SOON

   

December 8, 2018 - Saturday

MORE INFORMATION! Lower School Holiday Party - For all Lower School families, enjoy the lights of Deerfield Park in Plano. The FUN begins at 5:15 pm and the cost is $25/ person. Dinner + a wagon ride to view the Holiday lights. Party will occur regardless of weather. RSVP deadline and payment information will be forthcoming. Questions: click here.

 

December 11, 2018 - Tuesday

NEW INFORMATION! Breakfast for EC/PP Moms - from 8:45 am to 10:00 am @ Coffee House Cafe, 6150 Frankford Road (SW corner of Preston Road and Frankford Road) 75252. Dutch treat. Questions: click here.

Upper Elementary Calendar

 THIS WEEK

 

No events scheduled this week.

 

COMING SOON

 

November 27, 2018 - Tuesday

NEW INFORMATION! 3rd/4th/5th Grade Parents -  From 9:00 am to 11:00 am - Enjoy coffee and pastries at the home of Julie Crozier, 4208 McFarlin Boulevard, Dallas 75205. RSVP by November 25, 2018; to RSVP, please click here. Questions: click here.

Middle School Calendar

THIS WEEK

 

No events scheduled this week.

 

COMING SOON

 

December 11, 2018 - Tuesday

NEW INFORMATION! 7th Grade Moms' Holiday Party - At the home of Jennifer Greenlee, 3717 Marquette Street 75225, from 7:00 pm to 10:00 pm. There will be a Gift Swap - Please bring a gift (no more than $25/ gift) to exchange. RSVP by December 5, 2018; to RSVP, please click here. Questions: click here.

Upper School Calendar

THIS WEEK

 

November 7th - Wednesday
TOMORROW! 11th Grade Parents' Coffee - 8:00 am @ The Corner Bakery Cafe, 5225 Beltline Road (NE corner of Montfort Road and Beltline Road); Dutch Treat. Questions: click here.

GRANDPARENTS' DAY - VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

 

To ensure that Grandparents' Day is a success we need lots of volunteers!

 

On November 15, 2018 (Thursday) we need volunteers from 8:30 am to 11:30 am. This is when we make the school ready for our grandparents and special friends.

Thereafter, on November 16, 2018 (Friday) we need volunteers from 8:30 am to 11:30 am. These volunteers will meet/greet and assist in the tear down that follows all the activities.

 

If you can volunteer on Thursday and/or Friday for these volunteer opportunities, please click here.

 

On Friday, November 16, 2018, during all the activities we need volunteers to sell Stampede Raffle tickets. The prize is a year's tuition at Shelton, so the raffle tickets are a popular item.

 

If you can volunteer on Friday to sell raffle tickets, please click here.

STAMPEDE VOLUNTEERS

 

The Shelton Stampede Committee has SEVERAL opportunities for volunteers.

 

Big Board Chairperson – The Big Board auction occurs during the Stampede Fundraiser (March 30th) where parents bid on displayed items via iPad/cell phone.  The Big Board Chair works with past Big Board auction donors to secure donations and creates new relationships with potential donors to secure new Big Board donations.

 

Live Auction Chairperson  – The Live Auction occurs during the Stampede Fundraiser (March 30th) where parents bid on items in real-time and as presented by a professional auctioneer.  The Live Auction Chair works with past Live Auction donors to secure donations and creates new relationships with potential donors to secure new Live Auction donations.

 

Solicitation Team Members – These team members will reach out to businesses and request gift cards or other donations for the Stampede Auction.

 

Join our team and meet new parents, interact with Shelton's staff, learn more about one of Shelton's largest fundraisers, and share your ideas.  If you are interested in learning more about one of these positions, please click here.

 

Please note: these positions can also be shared with another person (e.g., 2 Big Board Co-Chairs, 2 Live Auction Co-Chairs, and 2 or more Solicitation Team Members.)

GRANDPARENTS' DAY - GOODIE BAGS

  

We want to ensure that our grandparents and special friends enjoy their visit on Grandparents' Day. Here's a great way to advertise your business and help us at the same time! 

 

If your business has any promotional/gift items, such as pens, pads, key chains, coupons, etc., we want to include them in our special goodie bags!

 

There will be over 900 grandparents and special friends in attendance on Grandparents' Day and this is a wonderful opportunity to promote your business to a large and appreciative audience.

 

Remember Grandparents' Day is Friday, November 16!

 

Your support is greatly appreciated!  Promotional items can be brought to Shelton's Development Office through Monday, November 12.  Questions?  Call Theresa Bruno at 972-774-1772 x2230 or Carol Scalzo at 927-774-1772 x2256.

 

 

Events

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THIS SALE WILL RUN THROUGH NOVEMBER 30, 2018.

Visit the Corral ANY time in November to take advantage of the year's biggest sale!!

 

TO VOLUNTEER AT THE CORRAL STORE, CLICK HERE.

 

RSVP DEADLINE IS FAST APPROACHING!

THE STAMPEDE KICK-OFF PARTY - NOVEMBER 14, 2018

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PLEASE RSVP BY NOVEMBER 8, 2018 - TO RSVP, PLEASE CLICK HERE

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