The OGE Holiday Shop is coming! A special preview day for all classes will begin on Friday, December 4th. The holiday shop will be open for students December 7th through the 11th. Students will be able to shop during their allotted classroom shopping time. A special family shopping time will take place on December 10th from 6p - 8p in conjunction with our Kindergarten and 3rd grade chorus concerts. Proceeds from the holiday shop will help fund OGE's Toys for Joy program. More details will be coming soon!
VOLUNTEERS ARE NEEDED! We are looking for volunteers for various shifts during school hours on December 4th through the 11th. Volunteers will help students find gifts, check out and /or gift wrap items. Parents, Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles, ext are all welcome to volunteer. A completed volunteer form must be on file for all volunteers. Please see Annette Lanier in the front office or find the forms under the volunteer section of our website to obtain a form.
Thank you to everyone that brought in their Box Tops! We collected 7,179 Box Tops, which raised a total of $717.90! Congratulations to the following classes for winning the contest:
The winners are:
K - 1st Mrs. Franzen - 983 Box Tops
2nd - 3rd Mrs. Swift - 572 Box Tops
4th - 5th Mrs. Jurkovic - 1201 Box Tops
Mr. Shield - 559
Mrs. Schaefer - 655
Front Office - 1016
The winning classes will receive a special treat! Remember, to continue to collect your Box Tops all year long. Ask your family, friends, and neighbors to help too. Thank you for supporting our Box Tops Program!
Visit www.boxtops4education.com for more ways to earn.
Thank you to everyone who came and participated in Great American Teach In Day yesterday. Here is a picture of Meteorologists Mike Clay from Bay News 9 with students from Orange Grove.
The PTA is asking for your help to bring joy to some of Orange Grove children and families. Pick a wish orange from the tree and make a child's holiday wish come true.
Gifts with the wish orange attached should be dropped in the box located in the front of the school or in the car circle by December 11th. No to shop. no problem. You can make a monetary donation and we will do the shopping for you. Thank you for your support during this holiday season.
Join us for our Publix Family Math night on Tuesday, November 17th at ^p - 7:30p. Publix is located at 7880 113th Street, Seminole. Upon arrival, students and their families will receive their corresponding grade level scavenger hunt. Explore the aisles of the store while solving real world math problems as a family. Cookies and juice will be provided. All activities are FREE! PTA will also be collecting new, unwrapped toys for Toys for Joy program.
Thank you to all of the OGE families for participating in our Fall Fundraiser! There were many wonderful products to choose. Together we raised approximately $3,900. The proceeds will help fund yearly activities, teacher requests, and other important needs of our students. Order will be delivered to the school soon. Watch for a letter to come home soon with the instructions for picking up your order. Thank you again for your support.