District Taco (Fundraiser) | Sept. 25

Wednesday, Sept. 25
Community Night Fundraiser
4-10pm
DISTRICT TACO (Dunn Loring Metro)
26760 Avenir Pl., Vienna, VA 22180

District Taco
Woodburn Elementary Community Night Fundraiser at District Taco on 9/25!

Spread the word! Let’s get as many people as possible out to support Woodburn on Wednesday, Sept. 25, by dining (or taking out) at District Taco (by Dunn Loring Station) between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Be sure to say “Woodburn Elementary” before placing your order (or show this flyer) to make your purchase count for Woodburn. District Taco will donate a portion of all Woodburn orders to our school!

Share this with friends and family, and remind them to say Woodburn.

Pastries for Parents | Sept. 20

Date: Friday, Sept. 20
Time: 8 am – 9 am
Location: Woodburn Cafeteria
FREE event!

The PTA is excited to organize the Pastries for Parents breakfast on Friday morning, Sept. 20, from 8 a.m. -9 a.m. in the Woodburn Cafeteria!

Enjoy some tasty breakfast pastries before school with your child, and meet their friends, and other parents too!

If you would like to volunteer for this event – or other events, please sign-up here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0b4aacae28a3fd0-woodburn

PTA Meeting | Sept. 5, 2019

Join us for the first Woodburn PTA meeting of the 2019 – 2020 school year!

7pm-8pm
Woodburn Cafeteria
We will have babysitters, and food has been generously donated by Lost Dog Cafe.

ALL are welcome to attend our first meeting! You do not need to be a member to attend.

Meet our principal, our new assistant principal, the PTA board, and other parents. Join us and learn about the PTA’s efforts and goals to support Woodburn this year. These include: field trip support, Changing Education Through the Arts (CETA) membership, enrichment classes and summer camps, Cultural Arts Assemblies, and classroom funds. The PTA also organizes Pastries for Parents (Sept. 20!), the Wildcat Dance, Movie Night & Parents Night Out, and much, much more!

Returning members:
Please review the June meeting minutes and the proposed budget prior to the meeting. We will vote to approve. Links to both documents:
May 30 2019 Meeting Minutes – proposed
2019-2020 Proposed Budget

To renew your membership:
Option 1) Renew online here
Option 2) Bring your completed membership form (and payment) to the meeting, or return to school.

New members/families:
We hope you’ll join the PTA! It’s a great way to meet more parents, and build great relationships for your child, yourself and with the school!

To join the Woodburn PTA:
Option 1) Renew online here
Option 2) Bring your completed membership form (and payment) to the meeting, or return to school.

Lost Dog Cafe 5/23 for Woodburn Restaurant Day

Thursday, May 23, 11am – 10pm

Woodburn’s next Restaurant fundraising day takes place at:

LOST DOG CAFE
2729A Merrilee Drive, Fairfax, VA 22031

The PTA’s next restaurant day fundraising event takes place at Lost Dog Cafe on Thursday, May 23 , between 11am and 10pm.

Let Lost Dog know your order supports Woodburn when paying. Our PTA will receive a 20% donation from your order! (Does not apply to online orders.) Show the flyer that came home via Thursday folders, or use your smart phone to show them this post! We’ll also send reminders on our Facebook page.

Invite your friends and family to help support Woodburn by visiting Lost Dog on May 23, anytime between 11 am and 10 pm!

Teacher Appreciation Week | May 5-10

Teacher Appreciation Week kicks off Sunday, May 5, at Woodburn!
Woodburn families are invited to stop by the school lobby on Sunday, May 5, from 4-5pm to decorate the sidewalks and recognition signs for our wonderful Woodburn staff!

Plan ahead for Tuesday and Thursday:

Treats on Tuesday, May 7: Send in some sweet treats with your child to share with their Teachers and “Specials.

Supplies on Thursday, May 9: Send in classroom and other educational supplies.

For ideas on how to recognize our Woodburn teachers and staff, check out the “Favorites” section, below, to see their wish lists.

On Monday, Wednesday and Friday, PTA is honored to provide:
Monday: after-school “seis de mayo” Taco Bar party
Wednesday: catered lunch from Cafe Rio
Friday: Smoothie delivery (a healthy kick in prep for the evening’s Fun Run & Fitness Fair!)

FAVORITES – click the links below for teacher and staff favorites!

Kindergarten: (Dietrich) | Johnson | Kingsbury | Rauf

1st Grade: Freeman | Lannon | Ritch | (Van Buren) | Wind

2nd Grade: (Burd ) | Hoyos | Inverso | Orellana

3rd Grade: Green | Manno | Quinto

4th Grade: Nadel | Vaught | Zukowski

5th Grade: Floyd | Maida | McCracken

6th Grade: (Bensinger) | Kappelmier | Montemurro

Specialists (e.g. Art, Music, Counseling, AART, ESOL, PhysEd):
Campbell | Gannon | Ragona | Cortes | Cooper | Pothuraju | Vance | Amoroso | Correa

Special Education Staff and Instructional Assistants:
Binns | Buckley | Johnson | Mrs. K (Koltos) | O’Brien | Small |

We’ll keep adding links as we get the completed forms. If your teacher list isn’t provided here, please check back in case they submitted their form. You might also reach out them directly to see what they might need and appreciate.

Want to help?
To offer any assistance to our Teacher Appreciation volunteers, please contact Katharine Kraft (katharine<at>oskrafts.org) and Leslie Borkenhagen (leslieborkenhagen<at>gmail.com).

THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP RECOGNIZING AND SUPPORTING OUR WONDERFUL WOODBURN STAFF!