Welcome Back Parents, Students and Teachers!


 

QUICK GLANCE DATES & ANNOUNCEMENTS

9/01 – NO SCHOOL Staff Development Day
9/04 – NO SCHOOL Labor Day
9/06 – Kindergarten Meet the Teacher 6-7:30 PM
9/06 – Freshman College Night for Parents 6:30-7:15 PM. Get information that you need to start thinking about college.
9/06 – Sophomore College Night for Parents 7:30-8:15 PM.  Get information you need to start thinking about college if you did not start Freshman year.
9/07 – ES Meet the Teacher 6-7:30 PM
9/13 – MARK YOUR CALENDAR for the first PTO Meeting at the HS Multi-purpose Room 6:30-8 PM.  Meet the new high school principal, Mr. Jeff Damedauo
9/15  – Global Parent Network Annual Dinner 6:30-9:30pm
9/15 – Senior Special Person’s Day
9/21 – HS Counselor Coffee. Meet the HS counselors and listen to their thoughts on social media and technology.  Snapping? Chatting? Streaking? On Fire? DMing? Wonder what your student is doing all day on their phone?  Join us for coffee and round table discussion as we discover popular social media apps your students are using.
9/23 – HS Homecoming Dance 8-11 PM
10/06 – Save-the-Date Party in the Middle


IH Global Network Annual Potluck Dinner 9/15 @ 6:30 pm

Our Annual Potluck Dinner is A PTO event for the entire family! An event that everyone looks forward to every year. Come and join us for an evening filled with wonderful cuisine from around the world. We have fun activities for everyone! Fee: $5 per family (pay at the door) Please bring a dish to share (a dish from your home country)
Please let us know how many in your family will be attending and the dish you plan on bringing by Thursday 14th Septemberhttp://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4eadaf23a2fe3-ihglobal

Elementary School News

 IHPTO Indian Hill Elementary School

A HUGE  thank you to all of the volunteers who made the Staff Welcome Back Lunch (catered by Elegant Fare), New Family Orientation, and the New Family Social a roaring success!  Those who attended have had nothing but positive things to say regarding the events.  Thank you for taking time out of your busy summer to help the district, the families and students, you efforts did not go unnoticed! Thank you to the IHES Beautification team for making the front of the building look so welcoming!  The front of the ES, complete with light streaming down from above, surely a good sign of the year to come! If you are a CRP (contact room parent) for the IHES and have questions, please first refer to the attached document, if you still have questions, reach out to your grade reps (Pam Hoynes 3rd, Heather Morris 4th or Heather Joseph 5th) or Jaime Goldstein (IHES PTO Director) Contact Room Parent Briefing


Join IH PTO Today

Please Join PTO Today!!!

By joining you are partnering with other parents and teachers to enrich your child’s life at school.  Every child in the district is served whether or not their parents join because we feel it is important that every student benefits because we deeply care about all children. By supporting the PTO you can be proud that you have lent a helping hand to make change possible and school days more exciting! You can feel good about helping your child and supporting others!!!

Click here to join: YES! I WANT TO JOIN IH PTO


PTO SPONSORED CLUBS

CRYSTAL CLEAR SCIENCE CLUB – 1st & 2nd Graders

Does your 1st or 2nd grader love science?  Does he/she love to figure out how things work?  Then have them join Crystal Clear Science Club after school on Wednesday’s this Fall.  Registration starts now and ends August 30th.  There will be a max of 20 students, so don’t wait!  Club will be filled on a first come first serve basis with a time stamp.  Use the link below for your convenience.  Once registered your child will be sent to the club meeting unless you send a note.

YOUNGE REMBRANDTS

Does your child love to draw?  Give your child a creative outlet after school.  Young Rembrandts will be offered to our students after school 3:30pm-4:40pm on Thursday’s starting September 7th.  Registration starts now and ends August 31st, so don’t delay!  Once registered your child will be sent to the club meeting unless a note is sent.

SCHOOL SUPPLY LISTS (print)


VOLUNTEER

IH PTO has many areas of volunteering, whether you have a little or a lot of time to share.

Can you chair Spotlight 2018?
Our primary and elementary school annual talent show will be April 29, 2018this year and we are celebrating 20 years of putting on this amazing show where 100% of the proceeds go to our IH Music and Art departments. We need a parent volunteer with two parent helpers to chair this event. We have a binder to follow as your guide with templates for the MC scripts, templates for the print program, and laminated flyers for auditions and day of show. Mrs. Watson, Mrs. Bohn and our Theatre Director and HS student crew all help as well to make Spotlight an incredibly memorable event each year but they need YOU!  Please email ihspotlight@gmail.com to commit to chairing this event. THANK YOU!
CALLING ALL PRIMARY PARENTS!
Please come volunteer during your child’s lunch. They would love to see you there!
PS VOLUNTEERS! 2017-2018
Attention all Primary School Parents please CLICK HERE to fill out the form to indicate your interest in Primary School Volunteer Opportunities for school year 2017/2018. This includes cafeteria, library, room parents, staff appreciation, etc. Don’t delay we could use your help!! Thank you.

THANK YOU

La Soupe High School Community Service Project was a big success! A huge  THANK YOU to all students, staff, and volunteers who helped chop veggies and ladle soup for this project! Over the two day period,  5650 quarts of soup were created for those in need! You have made a huge difference!

WATCH VIDEO NOW!
Please view channel 12 coverage here:


  

“The ongoing collaboration between the PTO and our schools in the Indian Hill Exempted Village School District provides a strategic advantage for our students and staff. This collaboration provides significant opportunities for parents and staff members to work together to enhance student success in academics, the arts, and athletics. Our parents remain active participants in a variety of educational processes, programs, and events and are welcomed and valued by our staff members.

As a result, our parents and staff members support all children in our district as we create memorable and meaningful educational experiences. Ultimately, the partnership between the PTO and our schools allows the district to uphold its vision of Enduring Excellence in Learning, Leadership, Innovation, and Service.” ~Mark T. Miles, Ph.D. IHEVSD Superintendent

IH PTO MISSION

To maintain an understanding, working relationship among the school administration and teachers, the parents of the pupils in the school, and others interested in the objectives of this school. To support an avenue for open, clear, and vital communication between parents and the school. To raise funds to provide enrichment opportunities which support current administration & curriculum to help make our great Indian Hill Schools even better. To provide our community of Indian Hill Public School staff, parents, and students with fun and family-friendly activities & celebrations throughout the year.