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September 27, 2019

Good morning Hudson!  Below are highlights for next week:


Upcoming Dates

  • 10/1:  Kindergarten and First Grade to City Hall, Fire Station, Police Station
  • 10/2:  2F to Litzinger Ecology Center
  • 10/4:  Grade 5 to Judicial Learning Center


Wednesday Envelope Highlights

  • Pancake Raffle
  • Papa Johns
  • Webster Basketball



Pancake Breakfast Sign-Up Parties and Raffle: We will have several teacher raffles and sign-up parties available for the kids at our upcoming Pumpkins and Pancakes dinner on October 11! In fact, you can sign up for the sign-up parties and enter the raffle starting Monday, September 30 in the office. 


All sign-up parties are $10/piece, raffle are $1 each (12 for $10) and the options are below:



Sam Snyder, Laura Etzel, Becky Beck: Before School Donut Party for 3 students + 1 friend

Kristin Fagin: Dinner for 1 student +1 friend at her home

Carla Pingel and Danielle Zuroweste: PJ party and breakfast for 3 students

Andrea Aughinbaugh and Melissa Murphy: Class pizza party and recess for 1 winner

Jodi Bergmann and Cathy Eckerle: Do you believe in fairies? Watch Thumbelina and build fairy gardens for 2 students and 1 friend

Pat Pingel: Soda floats for 3 students + 1 friend

Claire Diemler and Lisa Hilpert: Lunch at Cici’s for 6 students

Marcia Williams and Carla Yokley: Pillow Time for 4 students and 1 friend (make a pillow and have a treat)

Tom Havrilka: Lunch with 2 WGHS football players for1 student + 1 friend

Denise Foley, Emily David, and Tim Ranek: A movie and a pizza party for 4 students and 1 friend each



Karen Airaghi, Sarah Kelce, and Jill Wilson: K/1 Science party for 12 students on October 17 from 3:00-4:00

David Clark: Indoor soccer game for 10 students in grades 3-5

Carolyn Recke: Craft afternoon for 10 students in grades 2-5

Dave Curcuru, Shannon Marks, Sam Pitlyk, and Des Reichold: Mat ball for 13 students


PTO Buzz Book

The 2019-2020 Buzz Book is complete and can be accessed HERE . Save the link (not the document) as information may be updated throughout the year. 


Staff Appreciation

The PTO is looking or a Chair person for the Staff Appreciation Committee.  This position helps organize the parent potluck dinners for the November parent teacher conferences and organizes the staff door decorating this May.  Please reach out to Allison Aardsma at this week if you are interested.



The PTO 80's/90's adult trivia night will be held on Saturday February 1, 2020 from 6-10 at St. Elizabeth's of Hungary in Crestwood.  Stay tuned for further details!!!! If you'd like to help plan or gather donations please email Julie Tubbs  


Hudson Counseling

Please see below for links to information from Claire, our counselor.

Hudson ROCKS Guidance

PTO Fundraiser

To kick off the year, we are selling pizzas and desserts from Andoro & Sons Pizza. It’s a great opportunity to support our school. We start sales today and will collect orders through Friday, September 27th. You may submit orders and payment through the website ( -- when asked "who you're supporting" at checkout, please enter your child's name) or by returning the order form that came home in the Wednesday Envelope. Pizzas will arrive around October 11th. Thank you! 

Pumpkins and Pancakes

Our annual Pumpkins and Pancakes fundraiser is happening on Friday, October 11th from 5-7pm in Hudson's gym. Join us and try to catch the pancakes flying off the griddle! The cost is $7/person for all-you can eat pancakes, sausage, milk, and orange drink. We will also have crafts, games and raffle parties from our awesome teachers. Look for a sign up flyer in an upcoming Wednesday envelope!


PTO Volunteers

If you are interested in volunteering in some way this year, please click on the following link


Volunteer Application

If you plan to attend field trips, volunteer in the classroom, etc., please use the following link to complete the necessary application


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Enjoy the weekend!