Spring Break and Beyond

School will be closed April 18, 19, and 22 for Spring Break. We hope everyone has a great break! Check out some of the events coming up at CW after break (don’t forget to get your clearances if you plan to volunteer):

Did you miss the April HSA Meeting? Get the minutes here.
WSC Spring Clean Up on Monday, April 22, with Neighborhood Groups & Schools. Come out to volunteer as part of our Earth Day Clean Up! This clean up is in partnership with other local neighborhood schools. We will pick up trash, weed, mulch, and do other maintenance. Sign up here!
Kids Heart Challenge: Click here to find out more about this event and to sign up!
Spring Movie Night! Join us for Spring Movie Night! We’re showing Jumanji (1995) on Friday, April 26 on our “lawn area” at dusk (doors open at 7)! ($5 for adults/$2/50 for children). Bring blankets and chairs. Concessions availalable. We will need volunteers to make this as smooth as possible! Sign up for jobs like working the concession stand, cooking, selling glow sticks, set up, clean up, and more. Sign up here to volunteer!
12th Annual Autism Expo: The School District of Philadelphia, Office of Specialized Services and the Hill Freedman World Academy are hosting the 12th Annual Autism Expo on Friday, April 26 at the School District of Philadelphia Education Center 440 North Broad Street from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. This event was organized for parents, guardians and family members to meet with Providers, Legislators, and Parents Support organizations. Our volunteer coordinator set up a page for interested CW families to sign up to coordinate going to the expo here.
Dine to Donate at Hilltown Tavern on April 29 from 6-9pm. 20% of proceeds will be donated back to Cook-Wissahickon Home and School Association.
Math PSSA (Grades 3-8): April 29-30
Beauty and the Beast JR: Come out and see the performances on 5/2,3, and 4! Get tickets now online at Cwbeauty.brownpapertickets.com Password: CookWissTheatre2019. Also, volunteers are needed at performances. Sign up here.
WSC Earth Day Celebration on May 7 with CW Classes. Volunteers can expect to serve in various capacities to aid the WSC team and partner organizations throughout the day. Volunteer here to help!
Phillies Game: Join CW Families for a fun night cheering on the Philadelphia Phillies on 5/17. The CW Choir will be singing the National Anthem! Order tickets now. Lost the order form? Download it here

CW Teacher Appreciation Breakfast on 5/10
We need help to make this year’s Teacher Appreciation Breakfast on May 10 a success—we need donations and volunteers to help with set up, serving, and/or clean up! Please take a moment to view our sign-up sheet to see what roles interest you. Thank you!

Other Reminders:

District-wide Survey: Your opinion wanted! Parents/guardians and students are encouraged to take the District-wide survey. Click here to complete the survey.
50th Anniversary Fundraiser: Help us reach our fundraising goal—contribute to our 50th Anniversary Fundraiser! We’re raising money to improve the outdoor basketball courts, support student activities, and fund teacher continuing education. Donate here via PayPal (add memo line: CW-HSA Fundraiser 2019). Or send cash or check payable to Cook-Wissahickon HSA to school in an envelope marked “HSA.” Thanks to all the families who have already donated!