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From the PTO

Kevin Hawkes visited first graders

Thanks to the PTO-funded curriculum enrichment through the Creative Arts & Sciences program, the beloved children book illustrator Kevin Hawked visited the first graders on Thursday! Kevin showed his childhood inspiration arts, his 52th scketch book(!), and some of his amazing original artworks. The kids enjoyed watching Kevin illustrating the

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Minted.com shopping promotion extended!

Minted.com has extended their promotion until December 9th! This means you have extra time to order your holiday cards and gifts and get 15% off plus earn a 15% donation to Mason-Rice. Just enter the code FUNDRAISEMASONRICE when you order.

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Gift of Giving – Final Reminder

GIFT OF GIVING – FINAL REMINDER Thanks to all who have so kindly signed up to fulfill a needy child’s wish list for the Gift of Giving. Please remember that gifts and gift cards are due on or before this Sunday, December 2nd to Jay Wood’s house at 26 Park

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Thank you to all the generous families who are fulfilling holiday wish lists for deserving children this season. There are still two ways to participate in this beloved Mason-Rice tradition: We still have a few Wish Lists to fulfill and need gift cards in a variety of denominations.  To sign

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Last week for the Minted.com Promotion

Planning holiday cards and gifts? During the month of November, if you buy cards or other holiday items through www.minted.com, you’ll get 15% off and Mason-Rice will receive 15% of the purchase price as a donation when you use the code: FUNDRAISEMASONRICE. Happy online shopping!

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MR Book Fair updates

Extra Extra – Read all about the Online Book Fair! You can still shop online NOW through Wednesday, November 28th at www.scholastic.com/bf/masonrice. Your order will be delivered within 5-7 business days (with no shipping costs) directly to Mason-Rice and we will get them to your child. This is a great

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School Picture Retakes 12/13

SCHOOL PICTURE RETAKES & ALL 5th GRADE PICTURE – THURSDAY, 12/13/18 The retake day for individual pictures and the All 5th Grade Picture will be Thursday, December 13. If you would like to retake your child’s picture, please return the proof to your child’s teacher by Wednesday, 12/12 and email

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Lost & Found – Label Clothing

Now that cold weather is here, please take a moment to label ALL off your child’s winter clothing – coats, boots, mittens, hats, sweatshirts, etc. This is the only way that you will be notified about an item of your child’s in the Lost & Found. If your child is

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