Nitrauer News — Week of October 21st

This Week at Nitrauer:

Wednesday, October 23rd – Book Nook


*Thank you to all who joined us at Friendly’s last Tuesday!  The next Friendly’s Fun Night (fundraising night) will be January 15th.

*Thank you to all who volunteered and/or provided for the luncheon during Rosemary Wells’ visit last week!

*Please see October 2019 PTO Meeting Minutes for the minutes from last week’s PTO meeting.  Our next meeting will be Tuesday, November 19th at 7pm.  We hope you can join us!

*The Book Nook will be returning to Nitrauer this Wednesday, October 23rd!  Students will be able to purchase used books at the Book Nook.  Paperback books are $0.25 and hardcover books are $0.50.  No checks, please.  Small cash & change only!  Book nook takes place from approximately 9:15-1:30 with a small lunch break in between.  If anyone can help during this time, please contact Amanda Willey at  Volunteers must have valid clearances.

*Nitrauer’s Annual Fall Fest is fast approaching!  Join friend for an evening of fun on Monday, October 28th from 5-7 pm.  Plan on eating dinner at Nitrauer before heading out for the parade through the surrounding neighborhood as Scoops food truck will be at Fall Fest.  Kids are welcome to wear an appropriate costume (no weapon accessories).  New this year will be “Trunk or Treat” on the playground.  Sign up here to donate/volunteer for “Trunk or Treat”: Fall Fest Sign Up.  For more information, see 2019 Nitrauer Fall Fest.

*Nitrauer will be presenting “Peter Pan the Musical” on April 3-4, 2020.  Please join us for an informational parent meeting on Tuesday, October 29th at 7:00pm to learn more about our school musical and to meet this year’s director, Jaime Hilton.  If you are unable to attend this informational meeting, please email for more information.

*Join us Saturday, November 23rd in the Nitrauer Cafeteria for Nitrauer’s Annual Holiday Pottery Painting to create hand painted items for the holiday season!  See Pottery Painting Order Form for information and to place your order.  All orders must be pre-ordered and pre-paid by Wednesday, October 30th.  Please send a check (made out to Nitrauer PTO) to school with your student for the total amount ordered with your email address in the memo line.  If sending cash, please include your email address on the front of the envelope.  We hope to see everyone there!

*Save the date for Movie Night at Penn Cinema!  The Nitrauer PTO invites you & your family to join us for Frozen 2 either December 12th or December 17th.  Movie tickets will be $5 a person!  More details to follow soon!

*Please make sure to have your child’s name somewhere on their jackets and sweaters as many are left on the playgrounds after being outside, and on the OUTSIDE of their lunch boxes, so we can make sure to get your items back where they belong!

Mark Your Calendar:

Monday, October 28th – 5:00-7:00pm – Fall Fest

Tuesday, October 29th – 7:00pm – School Musical Informational Parent Meeting (Nitrauer Auditorium)

Wednesday, October 30th – Deadline to place orders for Pottery Painting (Pottery Painting Order Form)

Tuesday, November 5th – Early Dismissal at 1:40pm

Friday, November 15th – Mix It Up Lunch – more information to follow

Tuesday, November 19th – 7:00pm – PTO Meeting (Faculty Room)

Saturday, November 23rd – Holiday Pottery Painting (Nitrauer Cafeteria) – more information to follow