CS PTO Update

Hello, Country School Families,

Please see below for the latest updates.  Have a great week!

Best regards, Jessie & Jess CS PTO Co-Chairs



Wednesday, 1/18 – CS Council Meeting – 2:45

Thursday, 1/26 – Elementary Global Diversity Fair

Wednesday, 2/1 – Early Release Day

Thursday, 2/9 – Elementary Coding Night

Wednesday, 2/15 – Incoming Kindergarten Information Night



Thursday, January 26th – 5:30-7:00 PM

Join the Weston elementary community on Thursday, January 26, 2023 from 5:00-7:00 pm in the Field School Gym and Cafeteria for the long-awaited return of the Global Diversity Fair! We look forward to welcoming our elementary families to this open house style event (siblings welcome), which will feature booths and performances representing a culture, country, or region. Come learn more and celebrate the global diversity represented within the Field, Country, and Woodland School communities; sample delicious foods, participate in engaging activities and demonstrations, and even bring home a souvenir of your world journey! Please reach out to your school PTO Chairs and Event Chair, Catalina Salebe, at cataocamposalebe@gmail.com with questions. We hope to see you there!


Thursday, February 9th – 5:30-7:30

The Weston PTO STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) Council will be hosting a Coding Night for elementary school families in the Woodland Cafeteria and Gym on Thursday, February 9 from 5:30-7:30 pm. Earn prizes by completing various coding games and challenges!  No coding experience necessary.  Children are required to be accompanied by an adult.  More details to come as the date approaches.

The PTO STEM Council is looking for volunteers to help set-up/break-down the event and facilitate moving children through the various activity tables.  Volunteer roles will vary from “no coding experience” to “some coding experience” required.  Please sign up here if interested or email Alison King alli.k.king@gmail.com, Mark McKnight mark.edwin.mcknight@gmail.com, BJ Grattan bjgrattan@gmail.com, or Stephanie Mazitschek stephanie.wiessner@gmail.com.


Wednesday, February 15th – 6:30-7:30

Administrators, teachers, and parents will present information about our Kindergarten program. During this event, we will also share with you the registration and screening process and give detailed information about our online sign-ups. The forum will be held from 6:30-7:30 pm in the Country School Cafetorium. All children who reside in Weston and who are five years old on or before September 1, 2023 are eligible for registration. Please help us get the word out to families with Incoming Kindergarteners!


Country School needs lunch monitors!! We are now looking for parent volunteers. We have added more slots for January, February and March. If you would like to volunteer, please fill out this sign up. Monitors are needed daily from 11:15-1. Please take as many slots as possible. How fun to get to see your kids in action at school!!