Restaurant Day at Paisano’s – Jan. 24

Woodburn’s next Restaurant ‘Day’ takes place Thursday, Jan. 24, from 11 am. – 9 p.m.

PAISANO’S
7327 Little River Turnpike, Annandale (703) 750-3200
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Show the Paisano’s Certificate (paper or on your phone) or just mention Woodburn when placing your order or picking up your food.

Paisano’s will donate 20% of your purchase to Woodburn PTA for orders placed on Jan. 24.

Help support Woodburn Elementary School by ordering delivery or take out from Paisano’s. Get pizza, pasta and much more!

Mention Woodburn or show the above certificate when ordering or picking up your food. Come and support Woodburn and the PTA.

Be sure to tell your friends and family – and remind them to say they’re representing Woodburn! 

January PTA Meeting – Thursday, Jan. 17, 2019

Topic: Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety

Thursday, January 17, 2019
6:45 -8pm in the Woodburn Cafeteria

October meeting minutes – these will be reviewed and approved at this next meeting.

Meeting presentation details:

At this week’s PTA meeting, learn about FCPS’s new digital citizenship initiative and grade-specific lessons.  Digital Citizenship is described as the norms of appropriate, responsible behavior with regard to technology use. Starting this year, each grade receives at least one lesson on a range of digital citizenship topics such as information literacy, privacy and security, and cyberbullying (see more at https://www.fcps.edu/resources/technology/digital-citizenship-internet-safety/what-digital-citizenship).

Come learn from Ms. Vinisky and Ms. Roberts what your kids will be learning this year.

Parents will also learn useful tips for internet safety at home.  

This meeting was re-scheduled from Nov. 15, 2018.

Food will be provided at the meeting, donated by Matchbox Pizza.

Babysitting will be provided.
Spanish translation available.

TOPIC: Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety

Restaurant Day at Choolaah – Dec. 13

Woodburn’s next Restaurant ‘Day’ takes place Thursday, Dec. 13! 

CHOOLAAH (at Mosaic)
2911 District Ave., Suite 100 – Fairfax, VA 22031
11 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Show the Choolaah flyer (paper or on your phone) or just mention Woodburn when you place your order. 

Choolaah will donate 30% of your purchase to Woodburn!

This is a tasty way to help support Woodburn and the PTA. Be sure to tell your friends and family – and remind them to say they’re representing Woodburn! 

Holiday Lunch for Woodburn Teachers & Staff

Wednesday, Dec. 19
Woodburn Teachers’ Lounge
Luncheon Theme: Holidays Around the World

December is here! As families celebrate the holidays, we want to honor the teachers and staff of our school family by serving them a holiday lunch. The theme is “Holidays Around the World.”  If you have a food dish that is meaningful by your family during the holidays, please share it!  Or, bring any dish that will bless the teachers’ bellies – even if it’s not part of a family tradition! 

Sign up to contribute a dish or volunteer to help!

Details

  • Drop off your food item (labeled, if possible) by 10am on December 19th. You may leave it in the front office or take it directly to the teacher’s lounge.
  • Please bring your food in a disposable dish OR arrange to pick-up your dish from the teachers’ lounge after 2pm on the 19th.
  • If you have a story or reason your family likes a particular dish, please email that to Katharine Kraft, so it can be used in the luncheon display.

Contact Katharine Kraft with any questions.

NEW DATE: PTA Meeting Jan. 17, 2019

Topic: Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety

Thursday, January 17, 2019
6:45 -8pm in the Woodburn Cafeteria

The Nov. 15 PTA meeting has been re-scheduled for Thursday, January 17, 2019.

October meeting minutes – these will be reviewed and approved at this next meeting.

Meeting presentation details:

At this week’s PTA meeting, learn about FCPS’s new digital citizenship initiative and grade-specific lessons.  Digital Citizenship is described as the norms of appropriate, responsible behavior with regard to technology use. Starting this year, each grade receives at least one lesson on a range of digital citizenship topics such as information literacy, privacy and security, and cyberbullying (see more at https://www.fcps.edu/resources/technology/digital-citizenship-internet-safety/what-digital-citizenship).

Come learn from Ms. Vinisky and Ms. Roberts what your kids will be learning this year.

Parents will also learn useful tips for internet safety at home.  

Food will be provided at the meeting, donated by Matchbox Pizza.

Babysitting will be provided.
Spanish translation available.

TOPIC: Digital Citizenship and Internet Safety

Movie & Games Night – Feb. 8

WOODBURN ELEMENTARY MOVIE & GAMES NIGHT

FRIDAY, February 8, 6:45-9 pm

Planned movie: Incredibles 2

Time: 6:45-9 pm – doors open at 6:30.
Movie will begin promptly at 6:45 p.m.

Where: Movie in Cafeteria & Games in the Gym

  • Cost: $5 per student and includes a small bottle of water and popcorn.
  • Please send in a check payable to “Woodburn PTA,” or pay by cash.
  • Register: Register early to make check-in/check-out easier. Turn in money and completed form through your child’s Thursday folder or to the front office by Wednesday, February 6.
  • Forms will be sent home soon in Thursday folders.
  • Pizza & Concessions:  Pizza will available for purchase for $2 per slice. Please indicate on the form if you plan to purchase pizza so we can order enough. Additional snacks will be available for purchase for $1 per item.
  • Who can attend: Only students of Woodburn Elementary are permitted to attend.  Younger siblings may also purchase a ticket if a parent attends as a chaperone. 
  • Drop off Rules: All students MUST be signed in and out by a parent or authorized guardian.
  • Please – NO OUTSIDE FOOD OR DRINK!!!
  • Kids may bring your blanket, pillow and favorite stuffed animal.
  • Conduct: If a child is disruptive during the movie, he/she will receive a warning to correct their behavior. If disruptive behavior continues, the student will be removed from the movie and their parent(s) will be called to pick up the child.

We need parent volunteers! Please sign-up through the link at right if you can help during Feb. 8 Movie & Games Night.