Wethersfield High School Safe Graduation 2018


http://www.wethersfieldsafegrad18.com

 

Safe Graduation is a wonderful, safe and fun-filled event for every senior, and a great way to celebrate a milestone event in your teenager’s life! Be part of it all. Watch for additional details on our website and in future mailings. Thanks in advance for your support!

Safe Graduation meetings are held one evening per month in the Fireside Room at the Pitkin Community Center. More information will be available through the mail. We hope you can join us!

 

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Safe Grad Meetings!
Interested in helping with the annual Safe Grad Party?  The all-night substance free party is held each year for graduating seniors after graduation at the Wethersfield Community Center.  There are many ways that you can help so please consider coming to the next meeting at 7pm in the Fireside Room at the Wethersfield Community Center. If you are interested in volunteering, please come to a meeting or contact Diane Fitzpatrick (dimicfitz40@gmail.com) or Lisa Stefano 
(lstefano17@cox.net), co-chairs of the Safe Grad committee.

Flamingo Flocking!

Have you seen those pink birds around town every Fall?  It is the annual WHS Safe Grad Flamingo Fundraiser!  Flocking begins in September and will last throughout the Fall.  Please contact the Flocking Crew at WHSflock2018@gmail.com to arrange for a flock to land on your friends’ or family’s lawn!

Annual Safe Grad Fundraising Dance – Saturday, March 24, 2018, 7pm-11pm
This is a BYOE (Bring Your Own Everything!) event, and our biggest fundraiser of the year.  More information will follow shortly, but if you would like to volunteer to assist please contact Carol Hurley (hurleywebbcc@cox.net) or Kerry Zaleski (kerrylzaleski@gmail.com). We need help with the dance itself and most importantly with procuring Silent Auction and Raffle items.

Meeting Dates 2017-2018

Meeting Dates for WHS Safe Graduation

Sept. 11
Oct. 2
Nov. 6
Dec. 4
Jan. 8
Feb. 5
Mar. 5
Apr. 2
May 7
June 4

All meetings are at 7pm in the Fireside Room at Pitkin Community Center unless otherwise noted.

An Easy Way to Donate to Safe Grad!

This is the season of Employee Giving and United Way campaigns at many companies. During your employer’s campaign, merely indicate that you would like to direct all or part of your donation to “Wethersfield High School Safe Graduation”. WHS Safe Grad is a 501(c)(3) organization, which means that any monetary contribution is tax-deductible (please consult your tax advisor for details).

You will need the following information to make your donation through your employer’s Giving Campaign:

Organization Name: Wethersfield High School Safe Graduation
Address: 411 Wolcott Hill Road, Wethersfield, CT 06109

EIN: 27-1693282

Many companies also provide for monetary donations due to employees’ volunteer efforts. Talk with your Human Resource department to determine if your company offers a monetary donation based on your volunteer hours with WHS Safe Grad. Certain companies offer up to a $500 donation, so it is well worth your time to research it, as well as to come out and have fun volunteering for the benefit of your child!!

Personal and business donations can also be sent to: WHS Safe Graduation, c/o Terri Hrdy, 112 Windmill, Wethersfield, CT 06109

Publicity: Latest News

Safe grad flocking will begin Sept 4!  If you would like to sign someone up to be flocked, send an e-mail to WHSflock2018@gmail.com with the name and address of the person to be flocked. Also let us know if you would like us to tell them who flocked them!  Suggested donation to remove the flock from your yard is $25. Please help support Safe Grad 2018!!!

If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Stefano (lstefano17@cox.net) or Diane Fitzpatrick (dimicfitz40@gmail.com).

Upcoming Fundraising Events:
Touchstone by Swarovski Crystal Jewelry Sale  Monday, December 4, 7pm-9pm, Pitkin Fireside Room
Holidays on Main – Apparel and Merchandise for Sale – Thursday, December 7, 5pm-9pm, Webb Barn
Puerta Vallarta Restaurant Fundraiser  Monday, January 15, 2018 - 3pm - closing
Yoga - Girls Night Out - Live Right Wellness – Friday, January 26, 2018 - 6pm - 8pm, 280 Main Street
Fundraising Dance – March 24, 2018 – 7pm-11pm Pitkin

Chaperones Needed

 

CHAPERONES FOR SAFE GRAD NEEDED!

PARENTS OF GRADUATING SENIORS 2017 AND PARENTS OF JUNIORS TOO… WE NEED YOU!!

Shortly, our seniors will be graduating and celebrating their accomplishments. The Safe Graduation Committee has been working diligently raising funds and planning this special event which is free for all of our graduating seniors. However, many volunteers are needed at the Safe Graduation celebration.

Volunteers will be assigned certain responsibilities including: student check-in, monitoring entrances, exits, coat room, lavatories, activity rooms, food pick-up, serving, clean-up, delivery of leftovers to local shelters, and general clean –up.

PLEASE CONSIDER VOLUNTEERING FOR ONE OR MORE OF THE FOLLOWING SHIFTS: Shift A (junior parents) 6pm-9pm (set up)

Shift 1: 9pm – 12am

Shift 2: 12am – 3am

Shift 3: 3am – 5am

 

Questions? Contact David DeCarli (tbar5252@sbcglobal.net)

Committee Documents & Forms

Decorating Committee

2018 Decorating Committee 

The 2018 Safe Graduation Decorating Committee needs parent volunteers from any grade to setup and decorate for the Safe Graduation Party.  Decorating begins ONE WEEK prior to graduation.

Please contact Lori Rumley (lori.rumley@prudential.com) or Ana Rocheleau (ana.a.rocheleau@marsh.com) for more information.

Fundraiser Information

Upcoming Fundraising Events:
Touchstone by Swarovski Crystal Jewelry Sale – Monday, December 4, 7pm-9pm, Pitkin Fireside Room

 


Holidays on Main – Apparel and Merchandise for Sale – Thursday, December 7, 5pm-9pm, Webb Barn
Puerta Vallarta Restaurant Fundraiser  Monday, January 15, 2018 - 3pm - closing
Yoga - Girls Night Out - Live Right Wellness – Friday, January 26, 2018 - 6pm - 8pm, 280 Main Street
Fundraising Dance – March 24, 2018 – 7pm-11pm Pitkin

Flamingo Flocking

Flamingo Flocking season has begun!!!

Safe Graduation Flocking 

 

 

 

Have seen those pink birds around town every Fall? Its the annual WHS Safe Grad Flamingo Fundraiser!

 

Safe grad flocking will begin Sept 4!  If you would like to sign someone up to be flocked, send an e-mail to WHSflock2018@gmail.com with the name and address of the person to be flocked. Also let us know if you would like us to tell them who flocked them!  Suggested donation to remove the flock from your yard is $25. Please help support Safe Grad 2018!!!

SAFE GRAD MERCHANDISE AVAILABLE – NOT CLASS SPECIFIC

Merchandise Order Form

Swarovski Crystal Jewelry Sale


Keyrings are available for $10 each

Please visit www.wethersfieldsafegrade18.com for more information!

Food Committee

Food Committee

The Food Committee needs at least 6 to 8 volunteers to help plan the menu and visit local restaurants to secure donations.

 For more information, contact Kerri Abronzino (kabronzino@icloud.com)

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting Minutes

Coming to you soon!

Graduation Lawn Signs

Congratulate your senior by displaying a sign in your yard.  You will see them all around town. 

For more inormation, contact Jenn Samse (jenneric719@sbcglobal.net) or Rosanna Santilli (rosannasantilli2@gmail.com)

Parents of Graduating Seniors & Parents of Juniors - We Need You Now!

In a few short months, our seniors will be graduating and celebrating their accomplishment. The Safe Graduation Committee has been working diligently raising funds and planning this special event, which is free for all our graduating seniors. However, many volunteers are needed the evening of graduation at the Safe Graduation celebration.

Volunteers will be assigned certain responsibilities including: student check-in, monitoring entrances, exits, coatroom, lavatories, activity rooms, food pick-up, serving, clean-up, delivery of leftovers to local shelters, and general clean-up. It is a lot of fun and a great way to share in your child’s experience!

Contact Information:

Executive Chairs:  Lisa Stefano lstefano17@cox.net and Diane Fitzpatrick dimicfitz40@gmail.com


Wethersfield Public Schools

127 Hartford Avenue
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Phone: 860-571-8100

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