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    Introducing the KRS Spirit Shirt! 
     
    This year the administration and PTO have worked hand in hand to design the brand new 2017-18 KRS Spirit Shirt. 
    Each grade will have its own signature color, used to encourage class spirit throughout the year on Spirit Days, Field Trips, Field Day, etc. These signature colors will follow the classes through their years at Kings Road School. Students may wear the same shirt for as many years they like or buy the 2018-19 shirt next Fall.  Our hope is that each child will have a Spirit Shirt to wear this year. 
     
    The PTO is offering the shirt at a subsidized cost of $5 per child. Please follow the link below to order the best size for your child. We will have sample sizes available at the Open House on September 5th and in the office afterwards. The shirts will be made of 100% preshrunk cotton. 
     
    The PTO will also be providing matching shirts for teachers and administrators.

    As requested by Mrs. Koop, Miss Tavaglione, and the classroom teachers, the designated t-shirt colors will be:

    KRS Class of 2023 - Kindergarten - Purple
    KRS Class of 2022 - First Grade - Red
    KRS Class of 2021 - Second Grade - Orange
    KRS Class of 2020 - Third Grade - Yellow
    KRS Class of 2019 - Fourth Grade - Green
    KRS Class of 2018 - Fifth Grade - Turquoise

    Special thanks to Andrea Shemeley and Mary Skinner 
    for their design work!
     

    Also available for a limited time, a new & improved selection of KRS Spiritwear! Back by popular demand KRS hats & pajama pants! A portion of every purchase will be donated back to the PTO so before you head to the mall for back to school shopping, please head to the KRS Spiritwear Store to support your favorite cause! 

    All orders must to be placed by Sunday, September 17th. 
     
     
     
     

    Do you frequently shop online at Amazon.com

    Did you know you can easily donate to the KRS PTO without having to spend extra $ while shopping on Amazon.com?
    It's so easy, it's like magic. For real. 
    Instead of going to Amazon.com, open Smile.Amazon.com, and you can instantly and effortlessly raise funds for the KRS PTO while you shop.  (You can support more than one charity easily this way, too.)
     
     
     
    and Amazon will donate to the 
     Kings Road School Parent Teacher Organization.

    Bookmark THIS LINK and shop 365 days a year and raise $ while you're buying toothpaste.  Check it out!
     
     
    Every little bit counts:
    When millions of supporters shop at smile.amazon.com, charitable donations quickly add up.
     
    If you have questions about AmazonSmile...click here.
      
    Happy shopping while making a difference!
      
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    Want to always be in the know? 
     
     - Also, be sure to periodically check the KRS PTO's page here found on the Madison Public Schools website. 
    Paws will be posted here, as well as PTO meeting schedules, etc.
     
      
     
     
      
    Volunteer Opportunities
     
    Lunch Duty
    Want to see what your kids do at recess and lunch? Come help with lunchtime supervision from 11:20- 12:20. Extra eyes and ears on the playground are always needed and it's a great time to get to know the children!  Click here to sign up.  Contact Allison Finnegan at finnegan_family@ymail.com  with any questions.
      
    Library Volunteers
    Email Najia Khan at  khannajia2@gmail.com if you are interested in helping out in the library. 
     
    KRS PTO
    There are always tons of ways to get involved with the PTO. Keep your eye out for opportunities in the Paw Print or get more information at the PTO meetings. You can also email us at  krspto@madisonnjps.org to get involved. 
      
     
     
    For more information on volunteering with the KRS Green Team, please email  KRSPTOGreenTeam@gmail.com or visit the webpage at  https://krsgreenteam.wordpress.com
      
      
    Support the KRS PTO While you Shop   
    •   Box Tops
    • Don't forget to continue collecting Box Tops over the summer. They can be dropped off in the office or sent in through your child's folder. 
    • Amazon Smile  
      • What is AmazonSmile?
        • AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organizations every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at AmazonSmile, you'll find the same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. 
        • If you enter Amazon
           through https://smile.amazon.com/ch/51-0202906 Amazon will donate .5% of eligible purchases to KRS.  It doesn't cost anything, and it doesn't change the prices of what you're buying on Amazon.
    • Stop & Shop
      • Stop & Shop is once again running the A+ School Rewards program, which means you can support our school with very little effort. Click here to register your Stop & Shop card. (The KRS school code is 06812.) For every purchase, Stop & Shop will make a donation back to KRS...even for a pack of gum! It only takes a minute to register! (Change from previous years: If you registered your card last year, you do NOT need to re-register.) Supporting KRS couldn't be easier! If you have any questions, please contact Alix Jennings at alixmcjen@gmail.com.