Welcome back to school,

Sherwood friends!

Teacher names announced on Friday, August 6

Now what?

PLEASE UPDATE YOUR STUDENT’S TEACHER on the PTO website! This creates the classroom list! Here's how...

If you already have an account on our PTO website: click “LOGIN HERE” to log in with your email and password.

Click “MY Account” on the menu bar.

Click “MY Students” to update your child’s teacher for the upcoming year. Please be sure the GRADE and TEACHER/CLASS are correct.

Click “SAVE STUDENTS” at the bottom of the page or your updated info will not be saved.

* Click “ADD NEW STUDENT” if you have a new child coming to the school.

* If you are interested in volunteering as a room parent/volunteer in your child’s classroom, please click the box here to sign-up. (We don’t yet know what this will look like this year).

If you have NOT registered/created a PTO account yet, click HERE for instructions on how to do so, then follow the steps.

Click Here to Join!

Thank you for your support of the 

2021-2022 PTO Memberships are now available! Your donation of $30 allows you to download and access our PaperlessPTO directory app on 2 personal devices, and also helps to directly support our Sherwood kids, teachers & staff, and our entire Sherwood school. It improves and enhances the Sherwood experience for our growing pandas. Your PTO donation keeps things running and really supports our Sherwood Elementary community.

THANK YOU for your donation!

*We want PTO memberships to be available to everyone. Angel Fund is available to purchase a PTO Membership.  Please see Principal Filippi for details.

Our PTO is made up of hard-working parent volunteers who pool their talents and time to provide support for our school. With more volunteers, ideas, and resources, we can do even more! Please consider volunteering to help - there are small and large roles throughout the year and someting for everyone! 

If you have any questions or are interested in helping please reach out to PTO Co-Presidents: Jennifer Rubenstein JLHOOS@yahoo.com or Dana Weiss danajweiss@gmail.com.


Sherwood Back to School
Meet & Greet!

Tuesday, August 17,
2:00 - 4:00 PM

Join us on the Sherwood playground to see new and old classmates, drop off school supplies (if you didn't order through Deerfield Coalition), play on the playground & enjoy a sweet treat!  You can order new SPIRITWEAR and you may even get to see your teacher!

Welcome to Sherwood 
Ms. Nataly Garcia Campos! 

Ms. Nataly is coming to Sherwood to serve as our new secretary and front desk ambassador! We are excited to welcome her to Sherwood Elementary!

Show your Sherwood Panda Spirit with some new SPIRITWEAR!

Please order online at: www.shopbfriendsonline.com by Friday, September 10


Click HERE to see some available options. 

*A portion of the proceeds will go to the Sherwood PTO. *Sherwood Angel Fund is available. Please see Principal Filippi for details.

Information coming soon!

YES, there will be FOOD DAY ordering for lunch!
Information coming soon!

Dine & Donate is back!

Please dine with Michael's on Tuesday, August 17, 4-7 PM, and they will donate 10% of proceeds back to Sherwood!

Teacher Lists Released & Can be Added to PTO Website to See Classroom Lists
Fri, Aug 06, 2021

What do I do on August 6 once I find out my student's teacher name? Once you know your student's teacher, PLEASE log into your PTO account (www.SherwoodPTO.com) regardless of whether or not you have a paid membership. Go to "My Account", then "My Students". Select the teacher name(s), then click "Save Students". This will populate your child's classroom list. 

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Welcome Back to School Meet & Greet
Tue, Aug 17, 2021
Start: 2:00 PM - End: 4:00 PM

Bring your school supplies, see your old friends and make a few new ones. Play on the playground, enjoy a sweet treet and maybe meet your teacher. Sherwood Spiritwear will be for sale.

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Michael's Dine & Donate
Tue, Aug 17, 2021
Start: 4:00 PM - End: 7:00 PM

Please join us at Michael's in Highland Park from 4-7 PM and mention SHERWOOD.  10% of the proceeds will go directly to the Sherwood PTO.  Thank you for your support.

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Early Release
Wed, Aug 18, 2021
Start: 1:36 PM

Sherwood Early Release is 1:36 PM

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First Day of School
Wed, Aug 18, 2021

First Day of School.  Please note this is also an early release day. Sherwood Dismissal is at 1:36 PM.

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Labor Day - No School
Mon, Sep 06, 2021
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No School (Rosh Hashanah)
Tue, Sep 07, 2021
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Last Day to order SPIRITWEAR!
Fri, Sep 10, 2021

Go to www.shopBfriendsonline.com

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2021-2022 PTO Membership and Sales

Click here to get started with 2021-2022 PTO Membership and Sales
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No School (Yom Kippur)
Thu, Sep 16, 2021
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FUNd Run & Family Walk - Tentative Date
Sat, Oct 02, 2021

Race Together, Raise Together. All proceeds from the FUNd Run provide need-based scholarship opportunities for District 112 students. Scholarship funds are used to subsidize student participation in extracurricular enrichment activities including band and orchestra, outdoor education, field trips, and after school clubs.

Event Details:

Saturday, October 2 at Ravinia Festival (main gate)

7:00am – Day-of registration opens
8:00am – 5K start
8:15am – Family Walk start

Fully virtual option is availble for participants who prefer. 

Packet Pick-Up:

Thursday, September 30 from 12-6pm
Friday, October 1 from 12-6pm

*All participants must get race packets at packet pickup.

For more info: https://112foundation.org/fund-run/

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No Student Attendance
Fri, Oct 08, 2021
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No School (Veteran's Day)
Thu, Nov 11, 2021

Thank you, Veteran's!

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Thanksgiving Holiday- No student attendance
Wed, Nov 24, 2021
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Winter Break - No School
Mon, Dec 20, 2021
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School Resumes
Mon, Jan 03, 2022
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Martin Luther King Jr. Day- No School
Mon, Jan 17, 2022
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No School (President's Day)
Mon, Feb 21, 2022
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Parent/Teacher Conferences
Thu, Mar 17, 2022
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Spring Break
Mon, Mar 21, 2022
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Last Day of School
Wed, Jun 01, 2022
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 Math Fun!  

Did your child tell you about the day, Mike Byster - "the Math Guy" - visited Sherwood?  He is a really smart "math guy" and makes math fun by teachng kids math "tricks"! He has graciously offered to make daily videos to help teach our kids, and keep them learning and having fun!  Click the image to link to his video page. Happy Mathing! 

* If your child gets stuck and has a question, Mike has offered to help through his personal email: mikebyster@cs.com

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Working with Principal Filippi and Sherwood teachers and staff, the PTO supports programs to enhance students’ education across a wide variety of areas. We thank you for your support of our fundraisers!