Oct 21

Central PTO Directory is going mobile!

We're going mobile! This year the Central PTO School Directory will be collected and distributed via an online app. To participate, visit join.myschoolanywhere.com Enter our CODE: CESroadrunners Simply follow the prompts to confirm your identity and enter your family's preferred contact information. ** Participation is optional.  Only those who enter their... read more →
Oct 21

Duct Tape Fundraiser Postphoned

Last Friday's Duct Tape Fundraiser was postponed due to weather.  We'll do it this Friday (10/26) instead. Kids can still bring in money to throw a pie at Mr. Gatz ($20/ea) or bring money on Friday for duct tape strips (2 strips for $1). Last year 30 pies were thrown... read more →
Oct 15

Duct Tape Fundraiser

Get your spare change ready!!  This week (Oct 15-19) is our Duct Tape Fundraiser.  Kids can bring in spare change each morning (Mon-Th) to put in jars corresponding to one or more of the teachers below. The teacher with the most coins by Thursday morning gets duct taped to the... read more →
Oct 14

Halloween is coming

You’ll soon start seeing information from your room parent about Halloween at Central.  Please keep in mind that in-class volunteer spots are limited, and all volunteers must complete the volunteer form required by the district. If you have not done so, the form can be found here: drive.google.com/file/d/0B_DxVisJfpw6NUtvOW12Skdqc2s/view
Oct 01

Central School Auction Tickets On Sale Now!

PLEASE COME JOIN US FOR A NIGHT OF FUN AT CENTRAL SCHOOL’S AUCTION When:  Friday, November 9th 6:30-10:30 PM Where:  Riverside Golf Club, 2520 Des Plaines Avenue, North Riverside Dress is casual:  Jeans allowed! Info:  Tickets $60 per person includes open beer/wine bar 6:30-9:30 (Cash bar thereafter). Also includes food and live music from... read more →
Sep 30

Yearbook News!

Now that your child has taken their school picture, it is time to think of this year’s yearbook! For the yearbook to be filled with fun pictures of your child and their friends, we ask that you upload any photos you take at Central events to the Yearbook Website as... read more →
Sep 24

Hike + Bike Week is NEXT Week!

Lace up those sneakers and air up those bike tires because Hike + Bike week is NEXT WEEK! Show your commitment to safe walking and biking for our kiddos in the Riverside community by celebrating Walk to School Day (Oct. 5th) a little early this year. Encourage your kids to walk... read more →
Sep 19

Charleston Wrap Sale Is On !!!

Our Annual Charleston Wraps fundraiser launched this week and your help is essential!  With the funds we raise this year, some of the things our children can look forward to: Cultural Arts Field Trips Special Events, Like Family Fun Night & More Enrichment Materials for Central Classrooms But only if... read more →
Sep 16

No Hassle Fund

Thank you to everyone who donated so generously to the No Hassle Fund at Family Fun Night.  The winners of the gift certificates will be announced soon!  If you haven’t donated yet, there is still plenty of time! To donate, go online at the PTO website www.centralPTOnews.org and click the DONATE button... read more →
Sep 16

Another Great Family Fun Night!

We hope everyone had a great time at Family Fun Night!  Thank you so much to our Family Fun Night Committee:  Aimee McNally, Marisa Kirsch, Kathy O’Bryan, Melissa Porter, Andrea Hall and Sarah Baker. Also, a HUGE thank you to our amazing teachers who donated their time to sit in... read more →