2/13/18 Weekly Email


Open PTA Executive Board Positions for 2018/2019 – 
If you have a desire to serve on our PTA Executive Board, please let us know!  The following positions are opening up:  Co-President (this will be filled by a current member on our Executive Board), VP of Fundraising, VP of Social Activities, VP of Academic Enrichment, Co-Treasurer and Secretary. We are also always looking for new Chairpersons for many other positions on our PTA. The sign up for chairpersons will be sent out after Spring Break.  Please contact if you are interested in serving on the executive board.
Trivia Night – Save the date for the 1st Annual PD Trivia Night on May 5th at 7:30. More details coming soon!


Yorktown Bucks –  LAST CALL FOR CHRISTMAS RECEIPTS! If you shopped at Yorktown, you can drop off your receipts at the guest services desk (below the eatery), drop your receipts off in the folder the school office, send them in an envelope in your child’s backpack or you can drop your receipts off with Lora Dominow at 4925 Saratoga. You can place receipts in the mailbox anytime day or night! Receipts may be dropped off in bulk so feel free to save a few before you drop off! Any receipt can be returned if needed. 

For every dollar spent, Pierce Downer will receive one point. First place wins $10,000! Right now Highland and Puffer are in 1st and 2nd place- we need to catch up! This is a very easy way to raise money for our school! For more information visit Any shopping or eating you do at Yorktown Center counts- that includes AMC movies, Target and HomeGoods!
PD All School Yearbooks on sale NOW! – Please click on the link to purchase your 2017/2018 Pierce Downer All School Yearbook for $16.00.  This year we are ordering directly through Jostens website, for details click here.  If this is a problem or if anyone has any questions – please contact Leah Thulin at  Yearbooks will be on sale until February 20th. Click here to: BUY A YEARBOOK!

Save the Dates-
2/19 – No School – Presidents Day
2/22 – Fun Lunch
3/2 – No School – Teacher Inservice Day
3/8 – Fun Lunch
3/15 – Disney Day
3/22 – Fun Lunch
For more information on school or PTA activities please visit the school web site or PTA web siteFor even more information on community events and activities please check out the District’s e-fliers page at District e-fliers.