Owen Elementary School

Indian Prairie School District 204

PTA

Owen Science Fair

Owen Science Fair is Thursday, March 16, 2017

More information will be posted in the upcoming months!


Science Fair Guidelines


 

BECOME AN OWEN PTA MEMBER

Won’t you join us? PTA membership gives you a vote at PTA meetings where we discuss current programs and invite new ideas. Everyone is welcome. Volunteering is not a requirement of membership. But we have tons of opportunities. Please visit our Volunteer tab for a list of all the volunteer positions.

 

Only $20 per Family provides a lot of Services to our Owen Community

The PTA sponsors far more than parties or social activities. Owen PTA spends more than $40 per student to provide funding and/or volunteer power for:

·         Educational Programs such as Reflections, Publishing Center and Art Awareness

·         Funding for Field Trips

·         Science Fair

·         Educational Assemblies

·         Student Directory (FREE for members)

·         Teacher Grants for classroom supplies and support materials

·         Improvements such as reducing lunch room waste and planting gardens

·         Community Service programs

·         Kindergarten Orientation

·         After School Clubs

·         Teacher Appreciation events

...just to name a few.

 

And we also provide social opportunities:

·         Dads & Donuts and Moms & Muffins

·         Classroom parties and special events

·         Family Night Events

·         Halloween Party

& so much more

 

Joining PTA makes for a stronger community bond between teachers, students and parents. Follow this link to read an article from PTO Today about the benefits of getting involved: http://www.ptotoday.com/pto-today-articles/article/1032-its-worth-every-minute

 

PTA Membership Form 2016-2017

 

We invite all Owen PTA members to join us by contributing their time as a volunteer. We could not bring all the wonderful programs we provide to Owen students without volunteers.

We have tons of opportunities from a one time, at-home project to coordinating an event to becoming a Board Member and everything in between. It’s a great way to make new friends, share your talents or develop new skills.

Please read through the Volunteer Descriptions link below and complete the Volunteer form. If you have any questions, contact our Membership Chairperson.

PTA Volunteer Description

PTA Volunteer Form 2016-2017

Owen PTA Committees

We are grateful to the many PTA members that run our programs and events. Below is a list of the leadership roles. We are always looking for more volunteers. If you are interested, please find descriptions of each committee and a volunteer form under our Volunteer tab of the website.

Owen PTA Committee Chairs and Coordinators

Titles listed in bold serve as Owen PTA board members.

Budget and Finance Chair

  • Audit Committee Members
  • Bylaws Committee

 
Educational Enrichment Chair I

  • Art Awareness Coordinator
  • Assemblies Coordinator
  • Reflections Coordinator
  • Science Fair Coordinator
  • Variety Show Coordinator
  • World Kaleidoscope/Diversity Coordinator

 
Educational Enrichment Chair II

  • Green Owls Club Coordinator
  • K-2 Publishing Center Coordinator
    •   Kinder Press Coordinators
    •   First Edition Coordinator
    •   Going 2 Press Coordinators
  • 3-4 Publishing Center Coordinator

 
Environmental Chair

 
Health & Safety Chair

  • Helping Hands Coordinator
  • Red Ribbon Week Coordinator
  • Spring Field Day Coordinator
  • Vision & Hearing Coordinator
  • Walk to School Coordinator

 
Indian Prairie Special Needs PTA Liaison

 
Indian Prairie Parents' Council Representative

 
Legislative Chairperson

 
Membership Chair

  • Student Directory Coordinators
  • Nominating Committee

 
Parent Diversity Advisory Council Liaison

 
Project Arrow PTA Liaison(s)

 
Public Relations Chair

  • Display Case Coordinator
  • Calendar Board Volunteer
  • Scrapbook/Historian Coordinator
  • Newsletter Coordinator
  • Publicity/Newspaper Liaison

 
Service Chair

  • Apparel Coordinator
  • Community Service Coordinator
  • Kindergarten Orientation Coordinator
  • Picture Day Coordinator
  • School Supply Kit Coordinator

 
Social Co-Chairs

  • Donuts with Dad Coordinators
  • Family Night Coordinator
  • Fifth Grade Farewell Coordinator
  • Halloween Family Event Coordinator
  • Ice Cream Social Coordinator
  • Muffins with Moms Coordinator
  • Staff Appreciation Breakfast Coordinator
  • Staff Appreciation Meal Coordinator
  • Staff Appreciation Week Coordinator
  • Winter Party Coordinator

 
Ways & Means Chair

  • Box Tops Coordinator
  • Business Partner Coordinator
  • Labels for Education Coordinator
  • Market Day Coordinator
  • Recycling Fundraiser Coordinator
  • Resale Committee Representative

 

Fall Resale
9/23  Resale Pre-Shop for Volunteers/Sellers 7-9 p.m.
9/24  Resale 7 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Spring Resale
3/2 Resale Pre-Shop for Volunteers/Sellers 7-9 p.m.
3/3 Resale Evening Shop  6-9 p.m.
3/4 Resale 8 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

 Information Coming Soon!

 

December Newsletter

Teacher Grant Information

BUNCO Night

Indian Prairie Special Needs (IPSN) PTA

 

Owen Families,

The IPSN PTA represents the parents, caregivers and staff of special needs students in District 204. If your child has an IEP or a section 504, the IPSN PTA can be a great source of information.

Our primary mission is to support and offer resources to these families. We accomplish this through our meetings, as well as events and programs that are run by the SN PTA. Some examples of the types of programs and events we have offered include the IPSN PTA Resource Fair, the Teacher Grant program, District 204 Special Olympics Expo, and great guest speakers at our monthly meetings.  

In addition this year we have a Back to School Picnic, Family Bingo night and other social events in the works.  It’s great to have an arena to be able to talk to other parents who may be going through some of the same issues as you, and learn about school policies and legislation that may affect you and your family.

Is IPSN PTA for you? Check out the answers to these frequently asked questions: http://ipsdweb.ipsd.org/uploads/IPSN/IPSN_PTA_FAQ.pdf

 

Join as a Member: http://ipsdweb.ipsd.org/uploads/IPSN/IPSNMembershipApplication1213.pdf

 

Attend a meeting to learn more: http://ipsdweb.ipsd.org/ipsn/Default.aspx/SpecialNeedsMeetings

 

For more information on helpful resources and upcoming events, visit the IPSN PTA website: http://ipsdweb.ipsd.org/ipsn/

 

Also see the District 204 Student Service website page for the Special Education Parent Guide including information on student and parent rights: http://ipsdweb.ipsd.org/Subpage.aspx/StudentServices

 

 

 

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Be WISE about Upcoming Events

 

May 12: 6pm Volunteer Appreciation Event: All PTA volunteers from this past year please join us at Houlihan’s on 59 and 95th.  Please RSVP to the SignUpGenius so we can plan accordingly.http://www.signupgenius.com/go/805044da8a82fa31-ptaappreciation
Appetizers will be provided by the PTA, drinks are available for you to purchase.

May 19: 4th Grade Curriculum Party:  Please sign up to volunteer for the 4th grade classroom party: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/805044da8a82fa31-4thgrade1

May 20: Kindergarten Curriculum Party 2:00-3:15- Please sign up at the link below to volunteer!

May 24: Field Day: Sign up to help make Field Day a success!http://www.signupgenius.com/go/805044da8a82fa31-field1
 
May 26: End of the Year Party in Owen’s backyard from 4-6.  Vendors will be present selling food.  Please plan on attending to celebrate the end of the year with the Owen Community.  This event will be canceled if it rains.

June 1-School Tool Box Orders due: Get all of next year’s school supply shopping done with the click of your mouse! Click here to get all your teacher approved supplies for your Owls: www.schooltoolbox.com

June 4: GLOW Run: June 4 at 8:15pm-G.L.O.W. 5K Run- Please register athttp://nicaricoliteracyfund.org/glow/  to sign up to be a part of Owen Elementary’s Team. Our team name is GL-OWEN! Contact Ms. Dolan with any questions atmary_dolan@ipsd.org.  This is a FAMILY FRIENDLY event-great for seasoned runners and beginners alike! Register now-the price will increase on May 15 and this race will sell out.


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Principal: Kim Earlenbaugh

1560 Westglen Drive (map)
Naperville, IL‎ 60565

Phone: 630.428.7300
Attendance: 630.428.6030
Fax: 630.428.7301

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