Bring in items for auction classroom baskets!
The annual EAB silent auction is around the corner. This fun event is organized by EAB’s Parent Teacher Organization (PTO) and will take place on Saturday March 11 from 10am-12:30pm at the school, on the same day as World Fest. You can win great prizes, and proceeds from the silent auction directly go back to support student learning and school activities.
The classroom baskets are some of the favorite items on the auction! Each grade is invited to bring in donations of items related to a certain theme:
2017 Classroom baskets for the EAB PTO Silent Auction
Lower School (collection in the home rooms)
K3 - Spa Treatment (for example, massage oil, bath soap, towels...)
K4 - Cuddle Up! (Books, bears & blankets)
K5 - Arts & Crafts (Craft items, paper, brushes)
1st - Rainy Day Fun (Games and puzzles, snacks, umbrella)
2nd - Gourmet Basket (Nice foods, beautiful bowls)
3rd - Adorable Pets (Pet food, plush animal, food bowls)
4th - Breakfast Mix (Pancake mix, coffee, jams, mugs)
5th - Movie Night at Home (DVDs, popcorn, movie snacks)
Middle School (collection in Della Henry’s office)
6th - The Art of Baking (Baking products, accessories, recipes)
7th - Sports & Fitness (Power drinks, equipment, towels)
8th - Beach Fun (Flip flops, sunscreen, towels)
High School (collection in Della Henry’s office)*
* Only parents can bring alcoholic products.
9th & 10th - Beer Sampler (Beers from around the world, glasses, snacks...)
11th & 12th - Wine & Chocolate (Wines, chocolates, opener...)
Other donations. We also welcome donations (items or services) from the EAB community, local businesses, and embassies. If you know any local businesses or embassies that might be interested in donating an item, please get in touch.
Volunteer to wrap baskets and set up for the auction. We need a couple volunteers on the days just before and the day of the auction. Email the PTO (firstname.lastname@example.org) or text us at 99917 0901 and we’ll get you signed up. Read more about the auction here.Thank you for your participation!
Next PTO coffee: March 9
The next PTO coffee is for Early Childhood families at 8:15-9:15am on Thursday March 9. The PTO organizes these coffee mornings for the different school sections together with the school to bring attention to topics of interest and support communication among the EAB community and school staff.
PTO meeting March 21 2017
Join us for the next PTO Board meeting on Tuesday March 21 at 1:30pm in the US iCommons. You don’t have to come to the PTO Board meetings to help out with PTO and other volunteer activities at the school, but you are always welcome to share your thoughts and suggestions. With questions and suggestions or to see last meeting’s minutes, just contact the PTO.
Stay in touch with the PTO. If you are interested in participating in organizing PTO events or simply being part of a Whatsapp Group to receive updates from the PTO about upcoming events or ways to support the school, please contact PTO@eabdf.br or talk to a PTO member at a meeting or coffee morning. We look forward to seeing you!