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Friendly reminder…Dine to Donate-Pilot Pete’s 9/27

Dear Trinity Families & Faculty –

We invite you to join us for food, fun and fellowship at our first Trinity Dine To Donate event of the school year at Pilot Pete’s on Irving Park Road in Schaumburg. This event will be held on THURSDAY, September 27th, from 11am to 10pm. When you dine at Pilot Pete’s for either lunch or dinner, Pilot Pete’s will donate 20% of your pre-tax bill back to Trinity School. Take-out orders can also contribute towards fundraising as long as you mention “Trinity” at the time of ordering. Be sure to present the attached flyer to your server at the time of payment.

What are we working to raise money for? 
This year all Dine to Donate earnings will go towards a Trinity Teachers fund in which the teacher will choose how they want to use their “Teacher Bucks” towards their classroom or classroom activities.

COOKIES! LOTS AND LOTS OF COOKIES!

As you know, the school is having a “Family Fun Night” next week Wednesday, September 26th.  We have invited not only our school families, but everyone in the surrounding community!

The evening will end with “cookies and milk”….and we are in need of your baking (or shopping, whichever is your preference) skills to donate cookies for the evening.

Please respond below if you are able to bring a minimum of one dozen cookies.  If you will be bringing something containing peanuts, please be sure to mark the package clearly.

Donations can be dropped off either Tuesday (9/25) or Wednesday (9/26) prior to the start of the event at 6 p.m.

Thank you in advance for your generosity – we hope you will be able to join us!

CALLING ALL Trunk or Treat Car Decorators

Halloween is right around the corner which means so is our Trunk or Treat Fall Event on October 28th!

To make Trunk or Treat a Success we need as many DECORATED CARS as possible!

This is such a fun opportunity! You can decorate your car spooky, silly, or have a fun theme! The more cars- the more fun this event is!

ALSO there will be a prizes for best decorated car! 

1st Place for Best Themed Car= $75 prize

2nd Place for Best Decorated Car= $50 prize

3rd Place for Best Decorated Car= $25 prize

Check out the Car Decoration Guide below for more ideas and tips!

Email Erica Davies or Comment Below that you want to decorate to register your car.

Daviese@trinityroselle.com



PROTECT YOUNG EYES – PARENT UNIVERSITY

Special Edition Parent University

The Digital Culture of  Kids Today

Invite friends, family & neighbors! This event is open to the community.

Don’t miss this special opportunity to see the Protect Young Eyes team at Trinity Lutheran School.

The Protect Young Eyes, led by Founder Chris McKenna, presents around the country, and is featured regularly on local news, podcasts, and radio stations for their in-depth research.

When:   Wednesday October 3rd@  7:00pm  

Where:   Trinity Lutheran School  

Cost:   Free!

Questions? Contact:  Amy Buss @ PTL@TrinityRoselle.com

For more information, please visit:

www.protectyoungeyes.com

To register, visit:

https://trinity_lutheran_protectyoungeyes.eventbrite.com 

Trunk or Treat!

Trick or Treat? No Way try TRUNK OR TREAT!

Make sure to mark your calendars for the annual TRUNK OR TREAT event at Trinity.

Trunk or Treat is a fall themed Halloween event for families and children of all ages.  We wanted to provide families a safe and fun environment for their kids to play some games, enjoy some fall crafts, and of course go trick or treating for some candy!

SAVE THE DATE for SUNDAY OCTOBER 28TH from

12:30pm-2:00pm in Trinity Parking Lot.

We will have games, food, candy, prizes, and so much more!

GET FREE TICKETS HERE

GRADES 1 – 4 FALL PLAY AUDITIONS – FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

This November, if you have a child in 1st – 4th grade, they can be a part of helping to bring the true meaning of Christmas to us all.  The immortal tale of Ebenezer Scrooge and his journey to understand the joy to be found in kindness and loving thy neighbor is the subject of this fall’s play. 

Well, OK, it’s not exactly “A Christmas Carol”, but it is “Scrooged” – an abridged, age-appropriate stage adaptation of the 1988 Bill Murray movie. 

Auditions are Friday, 9/7, 2pm-4pm with rehearsals beginning the following Monday.  There are roles for all levels and any child 1st-4th grade is encouraged to audition.  Everyone who auditions will have a part in the play.

Trinity Tiger Tidbits Newsletter 8.27.18

Week of 8.27.18
WELCOME TO THE
2018-19 SCHOOL YEAR!
We are so excited to see all of our returning families and to welcome quite a few new ones! We expect this year to be filled with fun, fellowship, blessings and grace. We encourage you to communicate with your students teachers, Mrs. Koenig or the school office with any questions or concerns you might have throughout the year.
VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
We also ask that you prayerfully consider the volunteer opportunities that are available. Please complete the Volunteer Opportunities Form and return to the school office at your earliest convenience. And remember…..a volunteer doesn’t have to be a parent, it could be a grandparent, aunt, uncle or older sibling and it could be working in either the church or school. No matter who does the volunteering, be sure to sign-in at the front reception desk in the Volunteer logbook so that the hours are counted!
WT CAFE’ HOT LUNCH
Don’t forget that ordering is now available through WT Cafe’! Have a little extra time to spare from 11:20 – 12? Why not consider being a Hot Lunch Server – it’s easy and you get to spend time with all of our awesome students (and you receive a discount on hot lunches for your family on the days you serve)! Interested? Just contact the school office .
We have found another piano teacher that will be working with Mrs. Nelson in our Fine Arts Conservatory!
If you have a student that is interested in learning piano, guitar, or taking voice lessons, the fall season is now open for registrations . Please complete theregistration form and return to the school office as soon as possible so that we can be sure to get you on the schedule! Questions? Contact the school office .
TRINITY BAND
Wednesday, August 29th @ 7 pm
Not only do we offer private music lessons through our Fine Arts Conservatory, we also work with Music Education Services to offer students the chance to take Band beginning in 4th grade. Join us at 7pm on Wednesday, August 29th to meet with the director and ask any questions you may have about the program. Registration materials will be available after the meeting, or sign-up online atwww.musicedservices.org using our school code TRINRO.
MIDDLE SCHOOL PARENT CURRICULUM NIGHT
This is an opportunity for you to go to your child’s classes, receive information about the class and curriculum, and ask any questions you may have.
Although we  strongly  encourage all parents to attend, if you are unable to make it, or if you have any questions, please email your student’s homeroom teacher and they will make sure to get you all of the handouts.
We hope to see you all there!
TheCity
By now all parents should have received an invitation to join your students homeroom , middle school or school group on TheCity . If you have not, please be sure to ask to join! Important communications will be shared including newsletters, upcoming events, etc.
REMIND
Don’t forget to sign up to receive emergency communications via REMIND! Text @trinity405 to the number 81010 to ensure you are in the know when school is canceled and other important reminders from the school office.
DINE TO DONATE
PILOT PETE’S 9/27
This year’s first Dine To Donate will be at Pilot Pete’s on September 27th. Watch for more information coming soon!
ONGOING WAYS TO SUPPORT TRINITY
Did you know there are a variety of ways that you can support Trinity without fundraising? Collect Box Tops for Educationthroughout the year and turn them in to your students homeroom teacher. Do you shop through Amazon? If so, you can sign-up with Amazon Smile and choose Trinity Lutheran School to receive a percentage of all purchases – and the best part? It’s free!
SAFETY WEEK
This week our students and staff are practicing their safety drills so that they are prepared in the case of any emergency. On September 12th – our first “SMART” day with a 1pm dismissal for all students Preschool Full Day through 8th grade – our staff will be in training for an Active Shooter Drill with the Roselle Police Department.
Please note that there will be NO AFTERNOON EXTENDED CARE, STUDY HALL or SPORTS PRACTICES during this training.