Back to School Spirit Week

By August 1, 2017 December 12th, 2017 Newsletter, August 2017

Parents for Public Schools of Pitt County is kicking off the new school year with a week full of activities that support our organization, our members, and our teachers. Each day, events are scheduled to either raise funds for PPS, inform parents, or celebrate teachers. Please turn out to Basil’s and Buffalo Wild Wings and support these local restaurants who are donating proceeds to support our work!

Monday, August 21 – Basil’s will donate 10% of its proceeds ALL DAY for take-out or dine in to Parents for Public Schools if you mention us to your server, the hostess, or write PPS-PC on your final bill. The PPS Board will be holding a meet and greet at 6 p.m. at the restaurant. Please join us, support us, and learn more about what we do. Thank you to Basil’s!

Tuesday, August 22 – Join our ED Kylene Dibble for a Facebook LIVE event from 12 noon to 1 p.m., as she gets pointers for parents from elementary, middle and high school principals. Highlights will include important transition tips and schedule overviews. Parents will have an opportunity to weigh in with their questions.

Wednesday, August 23 – EAT WINGS RAISE FUNDS! Join us from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. and mention PPS to your server and support our organization. Buffalo Wild Wings will donate a percentage of its proceeds to us.  Thank you to BWW for supporting us and public education in Pitt County!

Thursday, August 24 – PCS System-wide Open House – Look for us at your Open House. We will be at all 37 schools and can sign you up for our informative e-newsletter. If you want to be the parent in the know, find us and sign up. There is no charge to join. Times vary, please check with your school.

Friday, August 25 – The Greenville –Pitt Chamber of Commerce Education Network Luncheonsupports public education and strengthens the relationships between local businesses and our schools. The event will be held from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., and you can register by clicking here.