Spring Box Tops Competion

We will be running a Spring Box Tops Competition starting Friday, May 6th through Friday, May 13th. The classes with the most box tops will be awarded:
1st – Pizza Party
2nd – Ice Cream Party
3rd – Popcorn Party
Click here for more information.

Baker’s Community Rewards

Grace Abbott PTO is now a registered organization of Baker’s Community Rewards program! When you elect Grace Abbott PTO as  your Community Rewards organization, Grace Abbott PTO will receive funds when you shop for groceries and you use your registered Baker’s Plus Shopper’s card.  There’s no cost to you!

Here are directions for enrolling Grace Abbott PTO  as your Bakers Community Rewards organization.


2016 Grace Abbott Carnival

Calling All Abbott Gators!

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Mark your calendars for the 2016 Grace Abbott Carnival on Friday, April 29th, rain or shine!

Where:  Grace Abbott Elementary School
When:  5:30p.m.-8:00p.m.
What: Games, Dinner, Bounce House, 2 Obstacle Courses, Dunk Tank (weather permitting), Snacks, Face Painting, Tattoos, Edible Book Fair, Gator Walk-A-Thon T-Shirt Quilt Raffle, and back by popular demand: the Jammin’ Jars!

Tickets:  Online presales of Gator Bucks, Jammin Jar Raffle Tickets, and Meal Deals is available starting Monday, March 30th, and will run through Wednesday April 22nd at 10:00pm.

Click here for more information and to purchase your tickets online (closed)!  Online pre-sales will run from Friday, April 8th through Wednesday, April 27th at 10:00pm.

In school pre-sales will run Monday, April 25th through Friday, April 29th, before and after school in the lobby.  **At that time, you can also take a look at the Jammin’ Jars that will be raffled off the night of the carnival as well as the Walk-A-Thon T-shirt Quilt!**

WE NEED YOU!  Click here for more information on how you can assist with the Carnival!


Winter Box Top Competition Winners

Congratulations to the following winners:

1st Place – Ms Sweetman’s Kindergarten Class – Pizza Party

2nd Place – Mr Frost’s 2nd Grade Class – Ice Cream Party

3rd Place – Ms Doblar’s 3rd Grade Class – Popcorn Party

Week Ending
20-Nov 25-Nov 4-Dec 11-Dec 18-Dec 8-Jan 15-Jan Total
Sweetman 50 * 400 325 250 332 1,081 2,438
Frost 78 * 462 163 51 842 109 1,705
Doblar 245 250 270 173 * 424 275 1,637
Hardage 114 125 241 200 * 113 340 1,133
Southard 148 * 187 0 0 377 387 1,099
Wellensiek 164 * 220 59 195 303 150 1,091
Traynor 218 * 209 112 49 173 308 1,069
Thomas 44 * 0 174 * 555 294 1,067
Gates 50 * 113 50 0 489 291 993
Cryer 50 50 194 0 * 286 397 977
Broesch 63 * 26 0 84 612 164 949
Dolezal 50 * 65 132 25 324 259 855
Powell 150 150 98 75 * 247 23 743
Petersen 25 25 50 0 * 343 299 742
Frenche 158 * 0 75 207 173 87 700
Perrone 288 * 48 25 43 66 175 645
Mahoney 24 25 497 0 * 25 50 621
Stevens 102 100 0 50 * 224 25 501
Bherns 0 * 40 150 * 125 68 383
2,021 725 3,120 1,763 904 6,033 4,782 19,348 $1,934.80
* Not Collected, totals the following week include any Box Tops turned in the previous week

Snowflake Breakfast

Snowflake Breakfast
Saturday, January 23
8:30-11:00am
Grace Abbott Gymnasium

 

Online ticket sales have ended, but you can still buy tickets at the event in cash, check or credit!
Prices will be:
Adults:  $6.50         Children:  $4.50

Click here to volunteer or to sign up to donate treats.

If you have any questions, please contact Jessi Mann.


HyVee Cash 4 Student Totals

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Thank you to everyone who turned in HyVee Receipts from Monday, September 1st to Wednesday December 31, 2015.

The total receipt amount turned in was $67,217.12 or $336.09 for our school!  Way to go Gators!


Winter Box Top Rankings Week Ending 1/8/16

Week Ending
20-Nov 25-Nov 4-Dec 11-Dec 18-Dec 8-Jan 15-Jan Total
Frost 78 * 462 163 51 842 1,596
Doblar 245 250 270 173 * 424 1,362
Sweetman 50 * 400 325 250 332 1,357
Wellensiek 164 * 220 59 195 303 941
Hardage 114 125 241 200 * 113 793
Broesch 63 * 26 0 84 612 785
Thomas 44 * 0 174 * 555 773
Traynor 218 * 209 112 49 173 761
Powell 150 150 98 75 * 247 720
Southard 148 * 187 0 0 377 712
Gates 50 * 113 50 0 489 702
Frenche 158 * 0 75 207 173 613
Dolezal 50 * 65 132 25 324 596
Cryer 50 50 194 0 * 286 580
Mahoney 24 25 497 0 * 25 571
Stevens 102 100 0 50 * 224 476
Perrone 288 * 48 25 43 66 470
Petersen 25 25 50 0 * 343 443
Bherns 0 * 40 150 * 125 315
2,021 725 3,120 1,763 904 6,033 0 14,566 $1,456.60
* Not Collected, totals the following week include any Box Tops turned in the previous week

Annual Snowflake Breakfast

The annual Snowflake Breakfast will be held on Saturday, January 23, 2016, from 8:00 to 10:30 a.m. in the school gym. Breakfast will be catered by the Flapjack Guys, music will be provided by the school choir, and there will be a cake walk for all to enjoy! This is a fun event for the whole family!   Click here for more information and to purchase tickets.


Winter Box Top Rankings Week Ending 12/11/15

Week Ending
20-Nov 25-Nov 4-Dec 11-Dec 18-Dec 8-Jan 15-Jan Total
Doblar 245 250 270 173 938
Sweetman 50 * 400 325 775
Frost 78 * 462 163 703
Hardage 114 125 241 200 680
Mahoney 24 25 497 0 546
Traynor 218 * 209 112 539
Powell 150 150 98 75 473
Wellensiek 164 * 220 59 443
Perrone 288 * 48 25 361
Southard 148 * 187 0 335
Cryer 50 50 194 0 294
Stevens 102 100 0 50 252
Dolezal 50 * 65 132 247
Frenche 158 * 0 75 233
Thomas 44 * 0 174 218
Gates 50 * 113 50 213
Bherns 0 * 40 150 190
Petersen 25 25 50 0 100
Broesch 63 * 26 0 89
2021 725 3120 1763 0 0 0 7629 $762.90
* Not Collected, totals the following week include any Box Tops turned in the previous week

Winter Box Top Rankings Week Ending 12/04/15

Week Ending
20-Nov 25-Nov 4-Dec 11-Dec 18-Dec 8-Jan 15-Jan Total
Doblar 245 250 270 765
Mahoney 24 25 497 546
Frost 78 * 462 540
Hardage 114 125 241 480
Sweetman 50 * 400 450
Traynor 218 * 209 427
Powell 150 150 98 398
Wellensiek 164 * 220 384
Perrone 288 * 48 336
Southard 148 * 187 335
Cryer 50 50 194 294
Stevens 102 100 0 202
Gates 50 * 113 163
Frenche 158 * 0 158
Dolezal 50 * 65 115
Petersen 25 25 50 100
Broesch 63 * 26 89
Thomas 44 * 0 44
Bherns 0 * 40 40
2021 725 3120 0 0 0 0 5866  $  586.60
* Not Collected, totals the following week include any Box Tops turned in the previous week