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Welcome!**This Week**Obstacle Course Challenge**Lunch Help**Sept. Sneak Peek

posted Aug 28, 2016, 6:44 PM by Lakeshore Elementary PTO Fond du Lac

 Welcome to Lakeshore and the 2016-2017 School Year!
We are looking forward to seeing you at the Open House on Wednesday!
Please contact any of your PTO representatives or
Maria at Lakeshore (920) 929-2901 
if you ever have any questions.
It's going to be a great year!

This Week at Lakeshore

Wednesday (8/31)
  • 12:00pm-class lists post on the school doors
  • 3:30pm-6pm-Open House
  • 3:30pm-cafeteria opens
    • visit the PTO table
    • put money in your lunch account
    • visit the new student and kindergarten table
    • RSVP to the kindergarten parent Boo Hoo Breakfast
    • sign up for Parent/Teacher conferences in October
    • order a school directory
    • get information on volunteering at Lakeshore
    • learn about the Scrip gift card program
    • preview our Fall Fundraiser
    • visit the Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts tables
  • 4:30pm-classrooms open
    • meet your teachers
    • pay school fees
    • drop off your supplies
    • get information about being a room parent 
    • get your Blue PTO Information Folder
      • only ONE blue folder is needed per family (folders should be on your youngest student's desk)
      • included in the blue folder is
        • welcome letter
        • PTO calendar
        • newsletter
        • obstacle course challenge information
        • spirit wear order form
        • directory order envelope & advertising information
        • volunteer opportunities
Thursday (9/1)
  • First Day of School!
  • Boo Hoo Breakfast-for kindergarten parents-8:45am-9:30am in the cafeteria
Monday (9/5) Labor Day-No School

1st Annual Lakeshore Obstacle Course Challenge (9/17)
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1st Annual Lakeshore Obstacle Course Challenge-Students of all ages, parents, friends and the Fond du Lac community will have an opportunity to join in the fun on Saturday, September 17th at 9am.  Inspired by TNT Adventure Obstacle course, challenge yourself to over 15 outdoor obstacles, including rope pull, tire run, wall climb, tire flip, climb and slide, rock wall, army crawl and many other fun obstacles.  There will be individual, classroom and possibly a “Beat the Principal” challenge. 
     Individual challenges will be divided by grade level and gender.  Winners will receive ribbons and bragging rights.
     The classroom with the most participation and the classroom with the highest points will each receive a pizza party and special prize for the classroom.

     Look for more information at Open House and coming home with your students the first week of school.  If you have questions, you may email Tami at

Summit Drive for Kids-“Ram Drive for Kids” at Lakeshore School on September 17th.  Come test drive a new Ram Truck and earn our school $20 for each test drive.  Summit Automotive will provide the Ram trucks for the test drive event.  It’s that easy, each person who test drives a Ram Truck will earn Lakeshore $20.  Each driver will receive a $5 coupon for the book fair for donating their time to the drive. 

Other Activities…

    Enjoy a burger or brat, chips, and drink from Eden Meat Market.  Kona Ice will be serving snow cones.  Eden Meat and Kona Ice will donate a percentage of their profits to Lakeshore.

     B104.7 will broadcast live from the school’s parking lot and a Scholastic book fair will be open in the school’s gymnasium. 

     Come enjoy a morning of fun and excitement.  Cheer on the students, make friends and participate in a great event. 

Please email Tami at lakeshoreobstacle@gmail.come with any questions.

Lunch Help

Lunch help is needed the first few weeks of school to help the students get used to their lunch routines and to help the little ones open milk cartons, chips, yogurts, etc.  All grades are listed for the first week of school, then only K & 1st grade for the next two weeks. Don't forget to click 'more' at the bottom of the Sign Up Genius to see additional time slots. Please sign up for as many days and times as you would like to volunteer. Your help is appreciated!

Lunch Help Sign Up Genius

Please email Nicole with any questions at

Kindergarten 11:10-11:30
1st Grade 11:50-12:10
2nd Grade 11:35-11:55
3rd Grade 12:20-12:40
4th Grade 12:40-1:00
5th Grade 12:35-12:55

September Sneak Peek
9/1-First Day of School
9/1-Boo Hoo Breakfast 8:45am-9am for Kindergarten parents
9/5-Labor Day-No School
9/9-Scrip due by noon
9/15-Student Picture Day
9/15-Room Parent Meeting 4pm-5pm
9/16-Scrip due by noon
9/16-Spirit Wear orders due
9/16-Book Fair 3pm-7pm
9/17-Book Fair 9am-1pm
9/17-Obstacle Course Challenge 9am-1pm
9/20-PTO Meeting 4pm-5:30pm
9/22-Fall Fundraiser Kick Off
9/23-Scrip due by noon
9/27-Vision Screening (K & 1st grade) 8:45am-11am**
9/28-Vision Screening (2nd-5th grades) Hearing Screening (K-3rd grades) 8:45am-11am**
9/30-Scrip due by noon
  • We will be needing several volunteers for Hearing and Vision Screening, please watch for more information in the beginning of school. If you're able to help on 9/27 and/or 9/28, please email MaryAnn and she will add you to her list. Thank you!

If you have any questions, please email us at