Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Spirit Wear on sale now

On display at the Halloween Dance this past Saturday, Burlington or Pine Glen sweatpants, jackets, sweatshirts, shorts and hats!  Some the examples are pictured below.

Show your pride for Pine Glen or Burlington (new popular "B" logo) or both!

Order forms will be sent home in the kids' backpacks this week.  Orders will be delivered in time for the holidays.  Pay via paypal on the PTO blogspot or personal check, made payable to the Pine Glen PTO.  All items embroidered shirts and jackets also have optional names on sleeves.

For an order form please click here.

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Halloween Dance

Saturday Night (10/26) from 6pm to 8pm is the annual Halloween Dance at Pine Glen!

Bring the whole family for a fun, safe Halloween celebration!! You can wear your costume to this awesome event.  There will be a Haunted House and music by DJ Jack Ferren.

All children must be accompanied and supervised by an adult at all times during the dance.  This is not a drop-off event.   

We also ask you to please leave all weapons and dangerous props at home.  These items will be collected at the door, if necessary.

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Collection Contest Winners

And the winner of this fall's collection contests are: 

The Box Tops "Batty" Contest winners are:
1st Place - Emma Naddaff (3rd Grade) = 51.5 sheets
2nd Place - David Downie (5th Grade) = 28 sheets
3rd Place - Samantha Mirra (5th Grade) = 21.5 sheets

The Labels for Education winners are:

1st place - with 57 labels - Ayden Ceurvels - 3rd grade
2nd place with 56 labels - Wesley Lewis -Kindergarten
3rd place with 44 labels - Samantha Mirra - 5th grade

Saturday, October 19, 2013

It's Not Too Late.... send in Box Top and/or Campbell's Labels               collection sheets.


They will be accepted on Monday.  So keep cutting and pasting this weekend and we'll announce the winners on              Tuesday morning. 

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Fall Collection Contest

It's time for the fall collection contest.  This week contest flyers were sent home for Box Tops and Campbell's 1 Point Labels.  Contest sheets for Campbell's 5 Point Labels are available on this blog below.

It's an easy contest with fun rewards, collect as many Box Tops and Labels possibl and cut and paste them on to the sheets.  Additional sheets are available on this blog (below) or in the front office.  The deadline to submit the sheets is Friday, October 18th.  Be sure to hand them into your teacher on or before Friday morning (10/18).

The top three collectors for Box Tops and the top three collectors for Labels for Education will win:

1st Place:   $20 gift card to Party City and admission to the Halloween Dance at Pine Glen.
2nd Place:  $15 gift card to Party City and admission to the Halloween Dance at Pine Glen.
3rd Place:   $10 gift card to Party City and admission to the Halloween Dance at Pine Glen

Additional Contest Sheets - click below

Batty for Box Tops

Campbell's 1 Point Flyer

Campbell's 5 Point Flyer 

If you have any questions about the collection contest, please contact Lillian Mahoney for Box Top questions at, for Campbell's Labels please contact Adrienne Mattson at

Happy Collecting!

Saturday, October 5, 2013

Upcoming Community Telethon

Burlington Community Scholarship Foundation Telethon, Wednesday 10/16/13 live on BCAT @ 6:30PM; all donations welcome.  Students will call and solicit donations Tues - Thurs evenings please donate "a dollar for a scholar".

If you would like to be a guest and make a walk on donation and promote your cause or business contact, Jack Ferren 781-238-8702.

Thursday, October 3, 2013


Upcoming important dates

Monday, October 14
Columbus Day
No School

Saturday, October 26

Halloween Dance
6pm to 8pm
This is not a drop off event.

Thursday, Nov 7
PTO Meeting

Monday, Nov 11
Veteran's Day
No School 

Thurs & Fri, Nov 28 & 29
No School


Fall Fundraiser
The Genevieve fundraiser has been extended one week.  All orders are now due by Monday, October 7, 2013.  Questions?  Contact Carol McDonald Macri at (781) 389-6184.

Fall Collection Contest
The fall Collection Contest will begin soon.  Keep an eye out for the "Batty for Box Tops" sheet and the Campbell's 1point sheet.  The contest will end on Friday, October 18.  A list of prizes and downloadable sheets will be available on the blog soon.