Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Help Holly Grove By Using Your Target Card, Harris Teeter VIC or Saving Box Tops

No Frills Fundraising at Holly Grove Elementary

Help us reach our goals and continue to provide great programs for our school!!

Last year we earned over $2,000 thanks to 93 people who used their Target Debit, Target Credit or Target Visa and had them linked to Holly Grove Elementary!

Do you currently have a Target Visa or Target Debit Card?
Go to www.target.com. Find & select RedCards located at the very top. Towards the middle of the page, click on “Take Charge of Education”. Then click on the tab to enroll and designate our school. Extended family members and friends can link their cards too.

NO NEED TO BE RE-LINKED IF IT WAS LINKED LAST YEAR. We earned over $1,000 for our school last year through Target’s program.

No Frills Fundraising Collection Boxes and Contests

Each classroom has a cereal box posted near the classroom door for the collection of Box Tops for Education, Labels for Education and Tyson A+ Rewards.

Classroom Contests and Collection Sheet Contest- Classroom Contests in July, August, November, December, March, April and June to see which classes can bring in the most items! (Box Tops, Labels for Education, and Tyson Rewards). Collection Contests in September, October, January, February and May that will include drawings for prizes for students who complete a Box Tops for Education Collection Sheet.

Box Tops for Education are worth 10 cents each. Last year we brought in over $5,000 in Box Tops for Education!

Labels for Education are worth points towards educational materials. Last year we brought in over 40,000 points!

Tyson A+ Rewards are worth 24 cents each!

HARRIS TEETER VIC- Together in Education Program

Last year we earned over $2,500 thanks to Harris Teeter VIC’s Together in Education Program. All you have to do is link your Harris Teeter VIC card. Grandparents, neighbors, future HGES families can all link their cards too. Please fill out the information below and send it in with your child, so we can link your card. You can also visit the Harris Teeter website and link your VIC. (AFTER AUGUST 1st.)

Visit www.harristeeter.com to link your card after August 1st or fill in the information below and return it to your child’s teacher. A volunteer will link your VIC card. Please list all the numbers on your card in order.

Name on Account: ________________________ Phone:____________________________

Teacher: ___________________________ (in case we have a question)

VIC Card Number (all digits):________________________________


Monday, July 20, 2015

Congratulations to Mr. P!

Our very own Mr. P has received the honor of being chosen Wake County Public School System counselor of the year!

This is well deserved--we all know how awesome Mr. P. is.  CONGRATS!

Thursday, July 16, 2015

Sign Up for the Family Picnic (Tracks 1 & 2)

Welcome Back to School 2015-2016 Kick-Off
Hedgehog Potluck Picnic

Tracks 1 & 2—Thursday, JULY 30th from 6-8 PM


The HGES PTA will provide hot dogs, buns, condiments;
Italian ice; and plates, napkins, & utensils!
**Please bring a picnic blanket and your own beverages**

New this year—please RSVP using this Evite link http://evite.me/SWpwCsCZQN

When you click on the Evite link, you will be able to click Yes, Maybe, or No. The picture below shows the information that will pop up. We need the following information from every family by Friday, July 24th.