Upcoming Events

* Items in red are newly added or updated.

Teacher Appreciation Week: Teacher Appreciation Week is Monday, May 2nd - Friday, May 6th. Let’s show our Park View Teachers how special they are during Teacher Appreciation Week! Our Theme is: Park View Teachers Are One in a Million! For the secret plan and more information please see our flyer.

Teacher Appreciation Luncheon: A special thanks to Tracy Conn and volunteers for the terrific Teachers Appreciation Luncheon in honor of our wonderful teachers and staff.

Movie Nights: A word of thanks to Autumn and Mike Usalis for all of the great Movie Nights this year. Park View students enjoyed them all. Thank you also to the parent volunteers who helped make them happen.

Invitation to Reception: Come out for an informal community reception to celebrate the retirement of Superintendent John S. Perdue, Ed. D. For more information, see the flyer.

Glen Crest's Amazing Race: Attention all graduating 5th graders, Glen Crest will be hosting The Amazing Race for incoming 6th graders to meet new friends and learn the halls of Glen Crest! For more information, please see the flyer.

More Volunteers Needed:

  • School Store: Volunteers needed for School Store for the grades 1, 3, 5 days. If you can help out, please contact Adam Nicolai at ebay@lostandbound.com.

Online Park View Directory: If you have any online directory issues or questions, please contact Debbie Etri at detri33@yahoo.com.


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Volunteer Spotlight

Chairpersons Needed: The PTC sponsors many fun activities for students and families to enjoy year-round. We are looking for parents who are willing to chair or head up these beloved events. We've had a great response. The only remaining chair position available is for Restaurant Nights. Please see our "Committees" page for committee descriptions. Positions are first come, first serve. So please contact the PTC Vice-Presidents as soon as possible to request a committee to chair at: vicepresident@parkviewptc.org. Also committee chair positions can be shared. So grab a friend and sign up together to volunteer to co-chair a committee.


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Fundraising Spotlight

For more information on PTC Fundraising, visit our Fundraising page

Box Tops/Labels for Education: It's time to bring in your Box Tops and Labels for Education you collected over the summer.


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Community Spotlight

Glenbard Parent Series: Join other parents, students and professionals to learn about issues facing today’s youth. The Glenbard Parent Series engages top experts, parents and school staff to become proactive and informed in pursuit of the mutual goal to strengthen our communites. Programs are free and open to the public. For more information, click on the flyer.

Family Tree Resale: Family Tree Resale has moved to 310 E. Geneva Rd in Wheaton. Family Tree resale would still like to invite Park View families to continue to donate unwanted items to help with their continued community services. For more information, please see the Family Tree Resale flyer.

Recycling Park View Clothing: Have your children out grown their Park View Spirit Wear? Our Social Worker, Erin Walsh, is looking for gently used Park View clothing to recycle to some of our Park View students. Send in your items to Mrs. Walsh via your child's backpack and please wash prior to sending them in. Thank You!

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 Megan Rafferty-Flatter (raffs125@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.

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

Facebook Community Pages: If you use Facebook, there are a couple community pages that might interest you. Just search for the "Park View & Glen Crest Parents Forum" or the "SoRo - Glen Ellyn, IL" pages.


Major Upcoming Events
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.

TUE
APR
26 Kindergarten Parent Night
Briar Glen
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM


WED
APR
27 2nd Grade Field Trip

FRI
APR
29 2nd Grade Music Performance
2:45 PM

MON
MAY
2 Teacher & Staff Appreciation Week

FRI
MAY
13 3rd Grade Field Trip

WED
MAY
18 PTC Meeting & Volunteer Appreciation Night
Ellyn's 7:00 PM

FRI
MAY
20 4th Grade State Fair & Recorder Concert
2:15 PM

WED
MAY
25 Olympic Field Day

THU
MAY
26 Olympic Field Day (Rain Date)

FRI
MAY
27 Talent Show
2:00 PM & 7:00 PM

MON
MAY
30 Memorial Day - No School

WED
JUN
1 Last Day of School
Dismissal 11:50 AM