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Teacher Appreciation Luncheon: 02/07

Sign up to help with our Annual Teacher Appreciation Luncheon taking place on Wednesday, February 7th! We are looking for parents to provide a luncheon item, dessert or drinks. We are also in need of volunteers to help us set up and clean up. Set up is at 10:30am and clean up is at 2:30pm. The teachers absolutely love and appreciate every aspect of this day! Please sign up below!

Teacher Appreciation Luncheon 2018 – Sign up Sheet

You can be a Big part of our Big Night: donate an auction item!

We need 60 items for our Big Night Silent Auction on March 24th at the Cambridge Boat Club. Can you donate an item for our fun, festive night??

Here are a few ideas:

  • Offer your vacation home for a weekend or week away
  • Put together a theme basket of complimentary items such as a wine basket -assorted bottles of vino & glasses; a lottery card wreath – make a circular wreath of lottery tickets; an olive oil presentation -olive oil, olive dish, crackers, fancy napkins on a rustic tray
  • Game night package – t-shirts, banners, insulated cups etc – of your favorite sports team
  • A gift certificate to your favorite restaurant, coffeehouse or movie theatre
  • Host a dinner party, football game or cocktail party – host a gathering at your house and your friends will bid on it!

Please contact Meredith Andrews, Big Night Committee Chairperson, at meredithandrews13@gmail.com if you have any questions.

More information about the 2018 Big Night and about donating items.

2018 Annual Appeal

Please support your PTO and consider giving today. A gift of any size will help us reach our goal of 100% Participation.

Letters were sent to all Bigelow families asking for your support for the important activities of your PTO. We hope you have received your letter and will consider giving. Our goal this year is 100% participation in 30 days –  a gift of any size will help us reach our goal.

You can send the PTO a check or make your donation online now!

For more information about the Annual Appeal click here.

Warmly,

PTO Board

Bigelow Clothing Sale

The Bigelow Middle School Student Council is sponsoring a sale of school clothing. You can find the order forms in the Bigelow Middle School website, or just click here. When ordering please write clearly and make all checks payable to Bigelow Middle School. Orders should be returned to homebase by Friday, January 26 and delivery should take about two weeks from then. Thank you for your support.

T-Shirt ($15 each) – Sweatshirt ($28 each) – Sweatpants ($25 each) – ORDER FORM AND DETAILS

See Bigelow Middle School website for pictures and Mr. Leone to see samples.

Can you give an item for our auction?

We need 60 items for our Big Night Silent Auction on March 24th at the Cambridge Boat Club. Can you donate an item for our fun, festive night??
Here are a few ideas
  • Offer your vacation home for a weekend or week away.
  • Put together a theme basket of complimentary items such as a wine basket -assorted bottles of vino & glasses; a lottery card wreath -make a circular wreath of lottery tickets; an olive oil presentation -olive oil, olive dish, crackers, fancy napkins on a rustic tray
  • Game night – t-shirts, banners, insulated cups etc of your favorite sports team
  • A gift certificate to your favorite restaurant, coffeehouse or movie theatre
  • Host a dinner party, football game or cocktail party -host a gathering at your house and your friends will bid on it!
Please contact Meredith Andrews, Big Night Committee Chairperson at meredithandrews13@gmail.com  if you have any questions. More information about the 2018 Big Night and about donating items.

PTO Annual Appeal 2018

The PTO is starting its annual fundraising campaign this week. A gift of any size will help us reach our goal of 100% Participation. Please be on the lookout for our appeal in the mail and on our website in the coming days.

Bigelow is fortunate to have a powerful partnership between the school’s terrific leaders, teachers and staff as well as a dedicated and vibrant PTO. See here how your donation helps the school and our children.

We need help with auction items for the Big Night

The Big Night 2018 fundraising event will take place at the Cambridge Boat Club on March 24th. We hope to see you there for a night full of food, drink, and a DJ. There will also be a silent auction where guests can place bids on donated services and items. This is where YOU can help!

We need 60 items for the Silent Auction.
We are asking that each grade donate 20 items.

Can you donate a vacation house getaway, a gift certificate from your favorite restaurant, sports tickets, host a party or BBQ at your house or ask a business for an item or a monetary donation?

Please contact Chairperson, Meredith Andrews, meredithandrews13@gmail.com or Una Simmons at una@ethannet.com if you would like to donate or have any questions. More information here.

The “Bigelow Outreach Club”

The first Meeting of the The Bigelow Outreach Club will be on Thursday, January 18th, from 3 to 4 pm in Room 111 (Mr. King’s Room)
The Bigelow Outreach Program is a group of students who want to work together to make a difference in our communities and in our world. Last year, this group made Bigelow a sister school to the SEGA School for Girls in Tanzania, and we look forward to continuing this relationship as well as other outreach activities. Come join your fellow global citizens! Open to all students, all grade levels.