Upcoming Events


Parents' Night Out Trivia Night!

Saturday, February 10th: Reserve 22: 7:00 - 10:00 PM

Please join us at Reserve 22 for a night of food, fun, drinks, music, and some friendly competition via our TRIVIA NIGHT competition.

Tickets are $30 and includes the trivia contest (hosted once again by Joe Miller and Phil Cloutier), light appetizers, music, cash bar, games and prizes. We will also be hosting a silent auction with amazing gift baskets, tickets, tasting, stays, and nights out, as well as a 50/50 raffle, wine pull, and grub grab.

Our theme for the evening is 'A Night at the Movies'

Create a winning trivia team by assembling a team 10 players as the tables seat 10

Can you only fill a half-table, quarter table, or need 2 more to complete a table? Are you new to Park View and want to come out to meet new families? Do you want to just come out, have some fun, play some trivia and not have to worry about forming a team?

No problem! We will pair you with other groups/couples and teams to maximize your fun in preparation fot the trivia competition.

Should you opt to put together your own table/trivia team, please compile all the participant information on one sheet and turn in the information and ticket money together. No need for each person to fill out their own ticket form and team information.

LIMITED SEATING. PLEASE RSVP BY JANUARY 31ST.

Please use the ticket form below (a copy was also sent home via backpacks) to order your ticket/s today!

Parents' Night Out Trivia Night Ticket Form


The Park View PTC would like to welcome all our students and parents to the 2017/2018 school year. We have so many exciting things planned for the upcoming year. Please be on the lookout for our weekly PTC blast that will announce any upcoming events and volunteer opportunities.

Be sure to check out the Park View Elementary PTC Facebook page for the most current information. Facebook page.

Graciously, your Park View PTC Board,

Yolanda Smith, President
Nikki Dawson, Vice President
Dawn Cassata, Secretary
Jamie Goldman, Treasurer


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Volunteer Spotlight

We are always looking for volunteers to support our upcoming Park View events! To ensure a successful event, please let us know of your availability at your earliest convenience.

New to Park View in 2017/18, we will be tracking/managing volunteers for ALL Park View events and activities via SignUp.com. Please indicate your interests in volunteering through this site. Please click the link below to sign up today!

>Click to View Volunteer Opportunities on SignUp.com

If you prefer to fill out a hard copy of the 2017/2018 Volunteer Sign Up form, please click here and PTC Volunteer Sign-Up Form, and return the form via your child's backpack to "PTC Volunteers". You may also contact Nikki Dawson, vicepresident@parkviewptc.org to volunteer or for additional information.


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Fundraising Spotlight

Box Tops for Education: January Box Tops Drive!

Box Tops for Education: Please remember to turn in any saved Box Tops this month. Box Tops will be collected on January 31st.

The class that collects the most will be awarded an Oberweis ice cream coupon for every student!

One random winner will be chosen from all other classrooms. And, when a classroom reaches 1,000 total Box Tops collected, each student will be awarded a 25 cent coupon to the school store!

Clipping Box Tops is an easy way for you to help our school earn free money! Box tops are each worth 10 cents and they quickly add up to real cash for schools. Box Tops can be found on hundreds of participating products, including apparel, food, paper products, and produce.

This is how YOU can help:

1. FIND the pink Box Tops logo on participating products when you shop

2. CLIP the Box Tops and save them

3. SEND your Box Tops with your child to the classroom. All our teachers have a collection bin.

For more information on the Box Tops for Education program, including a list of participating products, visit their website at Box Tops for Education.


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Fundraising Spotlight

Music Boosters Association: Music Cafe 2018!

You are invited to enjoy your breakfast on Saturday, February 10th between 9am-12pm at the Music Cafe!

The Cafe (located in the Glen Crest gym) will feature entertainment throughout the morning by D89 band, orchestra and choral students from the elementary and middle school levels. (Encourage your student to perform by contacting his/her music teacher!)

Your ticket allows you to enjoy the entertainment as long as you'd like, while you sip your beverage and partake in a breakfast pastry!

All music students are currently selling tickets to this event for $6 each or 4 for $20. Tickets will be $7 at the door.

Donations of time and food items for this event are greatly appreciated! Please follow this link: MBA Music Cafe 2018

to donate.

The Music Cafe will help raise money towards instruments and sheet music for all D89 students.

For additional information, questions, or tickets, please contact Jennifer Sellers at Jennifer Sellers

We look forward to seeing you!


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Fundraising Spotlight

AmazonSmile: The PTC would also like to announce our school participation in AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile using the Park View PTC unique link, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to the charitable organizations selected by customers. Please take advantage of this charitable opportunity!

Wrap-up your holiday shopping at Park View PTC unique link and Amazon donates to Park View Parent-Teacher Club.

Support us when you shop this holiday season

For more information on PTC Fundraising, visit our Fundraising page


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Community Spotlight

Glenbard Parent Series: Join other parents, students and administrators to learn about issues facing our youth today. The Glenbard Parent Series engages top experts, parents and school staff to become proactive and informed in pursuit of the strengthening our communities. Programs are free and open to the public. For more information, visit www.glenbardgps.org.

Park View Families in Need: At Park View School and other District 89 schools, there are many families in need. The Park View PTC would like to highlight how you can assist these families:

  • Community Outreach: The Park View School social worker, Erin Walsh, works closely with many families in need. Occasionally, she will identify a specific need and will send an email to a distribution list of people who might be able to donate the item in need (coats, shoes, boots, jackets, etc.). If you are interested in joining this distribution list, please email Dawn Cassata (dawncassata@yahoo.com).

CCSD89 Strategic Plan: The Strategic Planning Committee has developed a 3-5 year strategic plan for the District which was presented to and approved by the School Board over the summer. The presentation material is available at https://v3.boardbook.org/Public/PublicItemDownload.aspx?ik=34330268.

Backpack Information: District 87 (Glenbard South High School) and other outside organizations are able to publish information in the District 89 backpack information to let parents know about programs and upcoming events. For your convenience, we have included a link to the backpack information in our Quick Links menu above.

Facebook Community Pages: If you use Facebook, be sure to check out the Park View Elementary PTC Facebook page for the most current information. Facebook page.

Important Dates
Please see the Park View Calendar or the PTC Calendar for a listing of all events. Forms can be found on the Event Forms page.

MON
JAN
8 School resumes
2:15 PM

THURS
JAN
11 Vision/Hearing Screening

PTC Meeting
7:00PM

FRI
JAN
12 Teacher In-Service Day - Half Day
11:50 AM Dismissal

MON
JAN
15 Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday - No School

THURS
JAN
18 Literacy Night/Pizza Dinner
5:30-7:00 PM

THURS
JAN
25 Vision/Hearing Re-Check

FRI
FEB
2 Crunch Time with Dad
7:45-8:30 AM

Teacher In-Service Day - Half Day
11:50 AM Dismissal

SAT
FEB
10 Parents' Night Out
Reserve 22: 7:00-10:00 PM

WED
FEB
14 Valentine's Day Classroom Party
2:30-3:15 PM

FRI
FEB
16 Crunch Time with Dad
7:45-8:15 AM

MON
FEB
19 Presidents' Day - No School


MAR
1-31 Food Pantry Month

FRI
MAR
2 Institute Day - No School

Panther Pride Fest
6:00-8:30 PM

THURS
MAR
15 PTC Meeting
7:00 PM

FRI
MAR
23 Teacher In-Service Day - Half Day
11:50 AM Dismissal

Teacher/Staff Appreciation Luncheon


MAR
24 Spring Break - No School thru 4/1