November 12, 2017                                                           Volume 26 Issue 13


November 15th – Reflections Reception and PTA Association Meeting

Please join us on Wednesday, November 15th at 5:30 pm in the MPR for the Reflections Reception.  All entries will be on display and winners will be announced.  Certificates will also be distributed to the participants.  Immediately following the reception at 6:30pm will be the PTA Association Meeting.  All families are welcome to join us at the meeting to find out what is happening in the PTA.  


Last chance to order Square 1 Art Fundraiser and Spiritwear

November 13th is the last day to place orders for the Square 1 Art Fundraiser.  If you have any questions about ordering, please contact Jill Episcopio at abesptapresident@gmail.com or Amie Butman at amiebutman@gmail.com.

This is also the last day to place orders for our new line of Spiritwear.  After Monday, the online store will be closed for orders.  So hurry now and place your order.  If you have any questions regarding spiritwear, contact Jessica Gramlich at daisyjag27@gmail.com


Thanksgiving Food Drive

Our Thanksgiving Food Drive benefiting PUSD families is in full swing!  Each classroom has chosen a specific item to donate and our 5th Grade Girl Scouts are facilitating the drive.  The Staff collection box for pie crust mix and tins is located in front of the office.  Let’s fill that one too! We will be accepting items until Wed Nov 15.

Thank you for your generosity!


Fundraiser at  Miguel's Restaurant - November 15th

It's a Family Fundraiser at Miguel's Restaurant in 4S Ranch on November 15th!

From 11am-close, Miguel's will donate 15% of all food and beverages to Adobe Bluffs Educational Foundation.  FOOD and BEVERAGES!!  You can go for lunch, dinner or both!  Your Wednesday just got a lot more exciting!  Bring your family for a delicious meal and to help support the school!

Don't forget to bring your flyer and tell your friends to meet you at Miguel's on Wednesday, November 15th!

Click here for the flyer.


GATE Test Registration - Sept. 5 - Nov. 30

The online test registration window for parents interested in having their child tested for the GATE program is available Sept. 5-Nov. 30. There is a GATE testing button on the PUSD website for parents to use when registering their students for testing. For families unable to complete the registration online, there will be a Parent Questionnaire in the front office.  The GATE test will take place on Tuesday, January 23rd at Adobe Bluffs.


Muffins with Mom is November 30th!

Come spend some quality time to start the day with your kiddos at the PTA sponsored Muffins with Mom on Thursday, November 30th from 7:15 to 7:45AM.

We will have muffins, donuts, fruits, juice and coffee available for a suggested $3 donation.  Or feel free to BYOB! (bring your own breakfast)

Breakfast will be in the lunch area outside of the MPR, followed by Thursday Sing.

We look forward to seeing all the AB Moms and special family members there!

If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Kim Knott at kknott1@earthlink.net 


Save the Date!

The Silent Auction is less than a month away!! It's on December 1st from 6-8pm. 

There are so many fabulous items to bid on, and a gift guide will be coming out soon! 
There's a gift for everyone on your list, so come and have fun shopping at the 
Silent Auction -- the only place where all the proceeds go back to your child's school!!

Order your 2017-18 Yearbook online!!

• http://www.online-pay.memorybook.com/parent

• School code: 87948

• Add yearbook options ($26 or $29) and love lines ($7) separately to your cart and complete the student details in the online form.

• Personalized Foil Text is your child's name on the front of the book. Enter what you'd like foil stamped. Maximum foil length is 29 characters including spaces.

• Example: Christine Smith, Kindergarten

• Love Line selection includes an icon. Enter your icon choice in the text. Example: Icon G: Johnny, What a great year! So proud of you! Love, Mom & Dad

• Submit order, payment and you're done!

*Even though we will receive a list of who bought online, please keep a copy of your receipt.


Donate Today to the PTA & Educational Foundation

We need financial contributions from Adobe Bluffs’ families to support the programs and salaries that enrich our kids’ lives.  Donate today at:

Adobe Bluffs PTA:   https://adobebluffspta.myschoolcntral.come

Adobe Bluffs Educational Foundation:  https://www.abesfoundation.org/donate-now

If you missed the video at Back To School Night, Check it out here!

Video:  https://youtu.be/15d2AmAtHG4


Matching Gift Program

Double your donation to the PTA and Educational Foundation through your company’s matching gift program.  Does your company participate?  Click on the following link to find out:  http://www.matchinggift.com/powayusd/