Austin Elementary PTO: Latest News

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Snow Weather Day
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

We hope that everyone stays warm, and safe on our second day off from school!

Yearbooksfor sale now
Don't Forget To Order Your Yearbooks!
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

The end of the school year will be here before we know it! Preserve those precious memories with an Austin Elementary yearbook! They are on Sale now for $25

Go to the PTO WEB STORE to order your copy.

Need Your Pictures For the Yearbook!
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

It’s getting to be the time of year when we’re putting together a lot of pages for the yearbook! We are reaching out to all of you to remind you that those great pictures you have on your phones, and other devices might just be what we’re looking for to use in this year’s yearbook. We are asking you to upload them as soon as possible so that they’re available for consideration.

Open House Art Fair
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

Please plan on attending The Open House Art Fair on Thursday, March 5th from 6-8 in the gym! Every Austin student has created a masterpiece that will be framed, and on display at the art show. The framed artwork will be available for purchase for $30.00, and cash, check or credit card will be accepted! A percentage of the sales will go directly to Austin Elementary School Art!

Artwork not purchased, will go in the student’s portfolio at the end of the year.

You may also place an order for framed reproductions at the art show. It is an amazing, personalized gift for family, and friends.

If you can’t attend the art show, you may pre/post pay 3/3-3/20 by visiting the PTO webstore, or by sending a check to your child’s homeroom teacher.

Brain Food Breakfast Bash on Friday March 6th
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

In celebrating National School Breakfast Week, CISD is throwing a breakfast party at Austin Elementary on March 6th from 7:30-7:50. Please see attached flyer for details.

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Box top earn cash
Box Tops for Education!
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

Parents – just a friendly reminder to collect those Box Tops and send them with your child’s name and class section!
Our next contest due date is Tuesday, March 3rd, just a few weeks away. The winners will be announced at the assembly on March 6th.
Help your child’s grade win the Box Top trophy AND help Austin with money back on every clip!
(Box Tops can be placed in the bin just inside the school entrance near the PTO bulletin board)
**Special note to our teachers: if your students bring them to you, please make sure their name and your class is labeled and drop them in the deposit box out front.

Did you know if you shop on-line through Land’s End, Target, Barnes & Noble and more, you could be earning Box Tops for Austin with every purchase? Just visit the Box Top website to find out how you can help our school earn additional points and more money.
Go to and learn more about their on-line partners, fun games, contest and sweepstakes that can award up to 1,000, 30,000, or 50,000 – even 250,000 Box Tops.
Help Austin today – sign up and play!!

We appreciate your support!

Directories Are On Sale Now Get Them Before They Are Gone
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

Directories are here! We have a limited amount left, order yours today before they are gone.
You can go to Austin PTO to get yours!

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Coppell Education Foundation Accepting Applications
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

The Coppell Education Foundation is now accepting applications for positions on our Board. We are looking for parents that represent each school in the district. You may apply and click on the About Us tab. The deadline to apply is March 6th.

Clothing drive
Clothing Drive Update
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

Thank you to all who participated in our clothing drive! We have earned $360.00 for Austin so far!! We still have 132 items for sale on the website so please stop by, and shop!!

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Open Board Positions For Austin PTO!
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

Calling All Austin Parents/Guardians!!

Austin PTO is looking for new board members to fill open positions for the 2015-2016 school year. If you would like to make an impact on the success of Austin Elementary, and be a part of providing enriching experiences for our children, check out the attached application and return it to your child’s teacher by March 27, 2015. If you have any questions about the positions contact PTO President, Ann Frosch. Be sure to put in the subject line: Open Board Positions.

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City Wide Competition! We need your Help!
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

The City of Coppell is participating in the H.E.B. Community Challenge.
It is a fitness/activity contest between Texas cities.

Register at> to get involved.
Right now, Coppell is in second place! Let’s move up to first 1st!


Coming Soon - Boosterthon Fun Run
Published: Tue, Feb 24, 2015, 03:53PM CST

To learn what the Boosterthon Fun Run is all about, watch this video.