With Thanksgiving this week I can’t help but think about how thankful I am for all the wonderful BHE volunteers. It has been a busy month and we have much to be thankful for at Bunker Hill.
To Ashley Pyles for a great Red Ribbon Week decorations and a fun, meaningful week for our students;
To Fred Keinz for donating his time and talent to photograph Bunker Hill families for the Auction brochure; to Cathy Schuetze for coordinating the photo sessions; and to Megan and Jonathan Parker for the use of their lovely yard as the setting for the photographs;
To the International Day Committee Chairs: Amy Arriaga, Minda Caesar, Hilary Howard, Noteel Koss, , and Anne Sellis, and all the parent volunteers for a FANTASTIC parade and activity filled day for our students to learn about different cultures,
To Melanie Fowler and Kristie Van Arsdel for coordinating the coat drive and Box Tops for Thornwood;
To Emily Paulson, Kristen Parks and Kelly Wolf for leading the fabulous 3rd Grade “Principal and the Pea” Program,
To Kerri Kenne, Arielle Lawson and Margaret Murphy for coordinating a fun and educational Colonial Day for our 5th graders and to the following Colonial Day event chairs: Amy Blake-Doll Making, Suzanne Stiles-Candle Making, Jennifer Pluchino–Pomanders, Sara Lindsay–Silhouettes, Lisa Vela & Ali Survant –Johnnycakes & Food, Melanie Fowler–Games, Secily Torn–Medicine, Jana DeLongchamps, Karen Fraser & Irene Puhala–Sewing, Emily Paulson-Lunch Set Up and the many volunteers who made Colonial Day run so smoothly;
To those parents who brought food for the November Teacher Appreciation lunch and to the fabulous Teacher Appreciation Committee Amy Norris & Amy Kuykendall who coordinate the monthly lunches;
To Christine Ussher, Webmaster, and Brenda Pounds, E-blast Chair, for keeping our website up to date and informed with our weekly emails.
To Wendy Egger, our Corresponding Secretary, for spreading sunshine around our BHE community and taking good care of our families through correspondence and kind gestures:
Wishing everyone a Happy Thanksgiving! I am very thankful to be part of the BHE community. Rebecca Howard, PTA President