Welcome to the Glenwood School PTO Website!

Here you can find important dates, information on upcoming events and details on what's happening up at Glenwood. Visit often so you can stay up to date! Questions? Contact info@glenwoodpto.net. 


Important Back-to-School Dates

View the full calendar HERE, but note these important dates:

        • 9/1 - 2:00 pm New Family Visitation
        • 9/6 - 8:45 am (MPR) - Welcome Coffee and PTO Meeting #1
        • 9/7 - 9:30 am (MPR) - Class Parents Meeting
        • 9/7 - 10:30 am (MPR) - Committee Chair Meeting
        • 9/9 - 9:00 am (Jill Herbert's House) - New Family Coffee
        • 9/13 - 5:30 - 7:30 pm (Glenwood Fields) - Fall Family Picnic
        • 9/13 - 6:30 pm (Playground) - Playground Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
        • 9/15 - 6:30 - 7:30 pm Back-to-School Night (Grades 3, 4 & 5)
        • 9/15 - 8:00 - 9:00 pm Back-to-School Night (Grades K, 1 & 2)
        • 9/20 - 9:00 am (MPR) Principal's Breakfast (K-5)
        • 9/20 - RAINDATE for 9/13 Fall Family Picnic

 

New Family Visitation - Thursday, September 1st

On Thursday, September 1st all kindergarten students and only those students who are NEW to Glenwood in grades 1 through 5 may stop by Glenwood for a few minutes between 2:00 and 2:30 p.m. for a meet and greet with their new teacher and to see their new classroom.        

If you have any questions, please e-mail info@glenwoodpto.net


New Family Coffee - Friday, September 9th at 9AM

On Friday, September 9th new families are invited to coffee. Please click here for more details.

 

 


Back-to-School Night - Thursday, September 15th

Back-to-School Night will be as follows: grades 3, 4 and 5 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. and grades K,1 & 2 from 8:00 to 9:00 p.m. The half hour in between will be for transition and to stop by the gym for PTO and district information. All other teachers who don't teach a grade level class, such as our special education teachers and specialists, will be available in their rooms from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. 

If you have any questions, please e-mail info@glenwoodpto.net 


Volunteer Opportunities 2016-2017 OPEN

Volunteer Sign-up for 2016-2017 is now open. There are plenty of opportunities to get involved that suit a variety of talents, interests and availability. We invite you to volunteer on as many committees as you’d like. Don’t be shy – be a volunteer!

If you have any questions, please call or e-mail current PTO Co-Presidents at info@glenwoodpto.net  


VS 2016/2017 - Reserve Your Favorite Song NOW

It's never too early to start planning for the Variety Show!  If you would like to reserve your favorite songs for next year's Variety Show, please send in your request now. All songs are reserved on a first-come-first-served basis. We will not allow duplicate of songs, please secure your favorite songs to avoid disappointment. Send your request to varietyshow@glenwoodpto.net


Cultural Arts - 1st Grade

Please click here to find out more about the Multicultural Folk Dance Residency” World Dance that our 1st graders performed on June 8. 

 


Glenwood Is In the News

Glenwood's 5th Graders recognized as "among the brightest" in the news. Click here for the June 16 article in The Item of Millburn and Short Hills. 

To see all of Glenwood in the News, click here


Around Town

Please check out the AroundTown page. 

 


The PTO Has A Lot To Be Thankful For!

This week, we'd like to thank...

          • The 2015/16 Executive Board including co-Presidents - Sharyn Stein Berezin and Kim Walls, VP of Communications - Sock Wang, VP of Fundraising - Jumana Culligan, co-VPs of Programs - Debra Nevas and Rena Carlton, Treasurer - Heather Finan, Assistant Treasurer - Swati Shah, Recording Secretary - Christine Cofer, and Past President - Maria Powar.  Without you Glenwood would not be the same. Please accept the thanks and appreciation of the whole Glenwood Community for all you do for Glenwood School and for our children.
          • The "Behind the Scenes" Communications Team guided by Sock Wang and led by Allison Shaw, we appreciate how easy you all make it look -- we know it took time and effort.  We thank Sock, Allison, Beijing He, Maria Patti, Fiona Feng, Christine Kong, Diane Deng, Lisa DelaCruz, Janet Dessart, Sandy Park, Claude Munne, Ani Stone, Greg Brewer, Lisa Haggerty (for all those inspirational bulletin boards), and Elizabeth Abergel.
          • All the parent volunteers who have stepped up throughout the school year.  Every bit of help counts and is appreciated!
          • Dr. Jasin and all the Glenwood faculty and staff who have made this year special for the Glenwood children.

Amazon Purchases Earn $$$ for Glenwood

Use our special Amazon link and Glenwood earns 3-10% back from your everyday shopping

Simply click  here and don't forget to bookmark the link for future Amazon purchases! Every time you purchase from Amazon using this link, Glenwood benefits. So knock yourself out! 

 

DISTRICT ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

Status or Information Change

If you are moving in or out of district, withdrawing a child from our school, or just need to update some contact information, please click here for more information. 


 

 

Upcoming Events

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Thank You Education Foundation!!

We would like to thank the Education Foundation of Millburn-Short Hills for the wonderful grants they awarded to Glenwood for some upgrades and advancements to our school! In 2016, we received $11,128.53 to fund the following: 

LIGHTING UP GLENWOOD Art/Technology Project
($7,232.93)

ELL Apps for iPads
($395.60)

12Cs Character Education Program for K-5
($3,500*) 

*PTO to fund the remaining $2,450 for the Program