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Get Ready for the 1st Education Foundation Auction, Feb.25

Posted by Sligo Creek Education Foundation on February 14, 2016 at 11:00 AM Comments comments (0)

Supper Club & Auction at McGinty’s on February 25th to benefit the Sligo Creek Education Foundation!

Thursday, February 25th at 7:30 p.m. A special evening with The Room at McGinty’s & Milkhouse Brewery Enjoy a 4-course meal with 4 beer tastings from the new Mt. Airy brewery. Tickets are $45, with $15 of each ticket going back to Sligo Creek. Tickets are limited and must be purchased in advance - call now to reserve your space (240-425-7147)!Join the Sligo Creek community for a fun, adult-only evening at McGinty’s with proceeds going back to Sligo Creek Elementary School!

We will also hold an AUCTION with some fabulous, one of a kind items to raise money for the Education Foundation, including a one-of-a kind donations from teachers (lunch bunch book club with Ms. Miller, Principal for the Day with Ms. Swift, reserved seat for the spring concert and 5th grade promotion, and more!) and donations from our community (pool party, a week of summer camp, a personal stylist, jewelry, a family photo shoot and more)!

More information on the auction will be coming out on February 19th.

The money raised during the dinner and auction provides funding for projects like the Newspaper Club, training by the Parent Engagement Program for the lunch and recess aides, the Outdoor Classroom, and helping to bring world-renowned composer Jim Papoulis to work with students! We have more in store for next year, and money raised during this event will help us enrich the educational experience of all students at Sligo Creek.

Sligo Creek Educational Foundation Action Plan 2015-16

Posted by Sligo Creek Education Foundation on November 6, 2015 at 1:10 PM Comments comments (0)

The Sligo Creek Education Foundation adopted priorities and an action plan for the 2015-16 school year at it's Annual Meeting in October.

The Foundation will continue to focus its work on supporting the Outdoor Classroom. In addition, the Board approved funding for a newspaper club, a world-renowned composer to co-direct a performance and lead workshops for students, fund a training program for lunch & recess aides, and purchase walkie talkies to improve communication across the building.

For a copy of the Action Plan, visit our homepage.