• Arcola Home and School Board Nominations for the 2019/2020 School Year

    Attention 7th Grade Families: Arcola H&S is now accepting nominations for all board positions until March 7th, 2019.  Nominations for the following positions can be sent to Jennifer Daugherty  at:  jenniferedg@yahoo.com.    

    • President
    • Vice President
    • Treasurer
    • Corresponding Secretary
    • Recording Secretary    

     Please indicate if you are willing to co-chair in your reply.  Co-chairs must be on the ballot together.

    Methacton High School Home and School Board Nominations for the 2019/2020 School Year

    Attention 8th Grade Families:  MHS Home & School will be accepting nominations for positions on next year’s board until March 6th,  2019.  Nominations for the following positions can be sent to Maryellen Lonsdale at:  Lons5@comcast.net:

    • Corresponding Secretary
    • Recording Secretary
    • Vice President/Co-Vice President
     
    Activity Night is Coming!

    Our second and final Activity Night of the year is Friday, February 8th from 7-9 pm.  Don't miss the Cupid Shuffle dance; the night will feature a dance off!  Tickets include free baked goods, snacks, and raffles.  Discounted tickets are on sale for $5.00 during lunch the week of February 4th.  Price at the door is $7.00.  Bring in a donation for Arcola's Helping Hands and get extra raffle tickets! 

    Parent chaperones and donations of yummy baked treats are requested for this dance.  A sign-up will be sent soon.

    Cupid Shuffle
     
     
    Arcola's Helping Hands
    Hello Arcola Families, we will be starting a helping hands signup to support our Arcola students  in need.  We will send the sign up periodically throughout the year only as inventory gets low due to limited storage space.  Please see the list below, and if you are able to donate some items we would greatly appreciate it.   Please drop off items to the Arcola office "Attn: Helping Hands".  Thank you for your generosity and continued support.   If you have any questions please email Michelle Petko at steven.p246@verizon.net and/or Gabby Winters gabbymwinters@gmail.com
    https://www.konstella.com/app/school/578d99c0e4b0ebfde1d1c362/recurring-signups/5c2e517be4b014f79c5739bf
     
     
     

     

    Spiritwear

    The holidays will be here before you know it.    Why not order some Methacton apparel as a gift.  Place your orders at https://www.yourstartinglineup.com by December 1st for holiday delivery and use Arcolaholiday 2018 for 10% off.

     
     
    Arcola Yearbooks! 


    Use the following link to purchase your Arcola yearbook!

    https://www.yearbookordercenter.com/?event=general.displayLanding&jobnumber=5012&utm_campaign=salesassist?sc_src=email_522432&utm_source=sfmc&utm_medium=email&utm_content=hero-elem&sc_llid=90129&sc_uid=KSI5vQ6522&sc_lid=44343059


     

     
    Welcome back to a new school year at Arcola.  We hope you have had a chance to review the information that was included in the packet from Home & School.  Arcola's Home & School depends on their "No-Frills" fundraiser to support many of our activities and events.  Your support is appreciated and will help with the continued success of the below programs and more opportunities for our children.  
    • support the Science Fair and STEAM programs 
    • support various clubs at Arcola including the "Toys for Tots" club that makes wooden toys to be donated to children
    • Assist with the One Book, One School event
    • provide a promotion gift for the 8th graders as they move on to the high school
    • year-end awards for the students
    • we hold a fantastic end of the year celebration for the kids
    Please remember Arcola Home & School Association is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization under the umbrella of the Methacton Coordinating Council.  Your donation is tax deductible as allowed by law.  
     
    Please send your donation in with your student in an envelope marked Arcola Home & School "No-Frills" Fundraiser. 
    Thank you for your support!
     
    Please click on link for flyer:  No-Frills

     

    If anyone is experiencing difficulty signing in to Konstella.com, please notify Laurie O'Neill at laurie_schatz@hotmail.com.

    For our families having difficulting signing siblings into other schools, please notify your Home and School for prompt support.

    Thank you!

      
     
    BOX TOPS ARE AT ARCOLA!
    Arcola is now collecting BoxTops!  Send them in with your child, and tell them the collection box is in the cafeteria.  Those dimes can really add up, thanks for supporting Home & School!
                                                                                                         Box Tops coupon   
     
     
    GIANT REWARDS SIGN-UP
    Arcola Intermediate School is participating in A+ School Rewards, a great fundraising program run through our local Giant! This is an easy way for you to help our school earn CASH each time you shop at any Giant Store. Please help our school and register your BonusCard® to our SCHOOL ID#25982. 

     Here's How You Can Help Beginning September 11, 2017 

    • Visit giantfoodstores.com and select Savings & Rewards. Follow the prompts to create your online account.  You'll need your 11-digit BonusCard® number and the School ID # 25982.

      IF YOU DON'T KNOW YOUR BonusCard® NUMBER CALL 1-888-814-4268 OPTION #1

     REMEMBER...if you supported our school last year, you DO NOT need to register your card again!

                                                            A+ Plus Rewards
     
     

    ARE YOU LOOKING FOR THE ARCOLA MORNING ANNOUNCEMENTS?

    Sign up to receive these via email on Konstella (see sign-up instructions below).  It's a great way to hear what is going on around the school.
     
     
    KONSTELLA IS OUR COMMUNICATION SYSTEM
    Tired of trying to figure out how to sign up for or get removed from e-alerts?  Sign-up for Konstella! Konstella is a web based parent communication system that we hope will keep everyone connected with Arcola.  There are a few ways to sign up:
     
     
    1. Go to www.konstella.com, and then click on "Find Your School"
     
     
     
    Once you are in the system, download the free Konstella app to stay connected when you are on-the-go and get notifications directly on your phone.
     

    Sign up to:

    -Access Konstella on the web

    -View the school calendar

    -Communicate with other parents

    -View available opportunities and sign up to volunteer

    -Access the school directory

    -Get notifications by email

    -Use Google Translate to view in almost any language

    -And so much more!!

    On the web go to Konstella.com and search for Arcola Intermediate School to sign up!