Fall Staff Appreciation Breakfast on October 22nd – DONATIONS REQUESTED

Join us in thanking our wonderful Wayside staff for getting the 2014-2015 school year off to a fantastic start. The Fall Staff Appreciation Breakfast will be on Wednesday, October 22nd.
We need your help to make this breakfast a success. Please click here and sign up to donate food and supplies for the event. Volunteers can drop items off at the staff lounge between 7:45 am and 8:00 am on the 22nd or feel free to contact the Staff Appreciation Chairs to drop off donations at your convenience. It’s an easy way to show the teachers and staff, who care for your children, how much you care for them . . . and they truly appreciate it.
Please contact Wayside’s Staff Appreciation Chairs with any questions or concerns. We know how busy you can be, so we are here to make giving your donation that much easier.

Thank you so much to all the families who have already signed up to donate food and/or supplies.
Charlene Saenz charlenesaenz@gmail.com
Urvi Shah urvishah99@gmail.com
Jessica Teicher jhpoochie@aol.com

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Rock-Able/Battle of The Bands Concert – THANK YOU!!!!!!

A HUGE round of applause goes out to Dena Schoenfeld, Amy Brodsky and Becky Cohn for organizing our very successful Battle of the Bands/Rock-Able Concert Tuesday night. It was truly a great event and a fun night!! THANK YOU, THANK YOU to our amazing staff members who got into costume and spirit and performed for us – what creativity and energy they all have – we have a great group of staff members at Wayside. To all our Wayside families who came out and supported SNAP week and our fun staff performances – thank you, as well. Despite the interruption and move inside for rain, a great night was had by all. Our fall merchandise sales that evening were record breaking – a final very big thank you to our logowear chairs, Meredith Berlin & Jen O’Donnell.

SNAPweek Activity Volunteers…THANK YOU!!!!!!
Thank you to the following people who volunteered their time in PE and for our SNAP Simulation Day activities…Sara Niles, Simone Nicholson, Sara Collins, Edith Deng, Taryn Schaffer, Bridget Calhoun, Caryn Ash, Kristin Abshire, Eileen Shih, Maryann Yeganah, Missy Azia, Jessica Chan, Sougal Mollaan, Rhummia David, Heather Davies, Parmis Kamrava, Bonnie Handel, Rebecca Kaizer and a very big thank you to our SNAP volunteers coordinator Bridget Meretta.

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Support Wayside by Shopping at Amazon

We are excited to announce Wayside is officially registered as an AmazonSmile charitable organization and can receive 0.5% from eligible purchases made at AmazonSmile. You can now contribute needed funds to Wayside simply by shopping at Amazon!  When first visiting AmazonSmile at http://smile.amazon.com/ch/52-1486982, you will be prompted to select a charitable organization.  Please make sure you select the correct Wayside Elementary. If you have questions, please contact Taryn Schaffer at fundraising@waysidepta.org.  Thank you for shopping!

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