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Originally delivered on 2/5/2021 11:30 am

SUBJECT: Heartland PTO February 2021 Newsletter

Monthly Newsletter - February 2021
February Dine Out at Pizza Hut

Our next PTO Dine Out is at Pizza Hut (8319 W. 135th) on February 25th. The fundraiser runs ALL DAY, so order anytime! Let’s help raise funds for Heartland PTO while enjoying Pizza Hut's pizza, wings, sides, pastas and desserts! 

Up to 20% of sales will be donated back to the Heartland Elementary PTO. For in-person ordering, please show the flyer below. When ordering online, enter the promo code: 1020 at checkout. Thank you for your support!

Your friends and family that live anywhere in the U.S. can also participate! They can order Pizza Hut on February 25th and Heartland Elementary PTO will get credit with the promo code: 1020. Search for participating nationwide locations here:

Yearbook Survey for Students

Survey time! Yearbook is doing something fun and new this year...

Please help your student fill out this quick survey. The student's answers will be included in the yearbook as a fun and different way to get the kids involved.

The survey is due Monday, Feb 15th.

Last Call for Yearbook Photos!

Yearbook needs your help! We are looking for pictures of HRT students. Students love to see themselves in the yearbook. There are various themed folders you can upload pictures to. For example, First Day of School, Halloween, Art, Sports, Volunteering and many more. Also, each teacher has their own folder for you to upload your pictures. If you are not sure where to put your photos, please upload them to their teacher's folder. Having trouble uploading? Check out the Helpful Tips page to see what kind of photos we are looking for. Upload photos before it's too late!

For the student survey, click here:

For the themed folders, click here:

For the individual teacher folders, click here:

For helpful tips on how to upload, click here:

'Nailed It' Contest

Who’s ready for a fun contest?!? Starting today-Feb 12th, we are having a “Nailed It” contest for the students!

How do you compete? Pick from the following categories: 1. Cookie Monster, 2. Panda Cupcake or 3. Banana Penguin. Try to re-create the baked goodie as seen in the photo. Your student can compete in 1 category only and the decorating must be done by the student. Please submit your photo to 

Winner of each category will receive a dozen Krispy Kreme donuts! Let the fun begin!

Box Tops Reminder!

Let’s earn money for Heartland!

If you have non-expired box top clippings, you can turn them in to the designated bin located in the school lobby. If your student is VirtualEd, contact Jenny Manchik at and she can arrange pick-up. Deadline is Wednesday, February 24th.

You've Been Flocked Fundraiser

HUGE THANKS to our HRT community for making the Flamingo Flock Fundraiser such a big success. Your generosity in paying it forward kept the flock going for two months and helped to raise $1,580 for the Heartland Elementary PTO! The funds raised will go towards our operational budget and helping the school. Be on the lookout for the flamingos, you never know when they might reappear!

5th Grade Farewell Fee

5th Grade Parents-We need your help! If you haven't paid the 5th Grade Farewell fee, please do so as soon as possible. Remember, your $40 contribution and money raised through the fundraising events will help cover all of our special events this year. Click here to pay 5th Grade Farewell fees.

Fundraising Reminders

Donations are always accepted! All donations go directly to support the programs and events our organization offers. No amount is too small - please consider making a donation today!

You shop. Amazon gives.

When you shop at, Amazon will donate to your favorite charitable organization.

Use the new Box Tops App to scan your receipt. The app will find participating products purchased at any store and instantly add cash to your organization's earnings online.

Looking Ahead
Friday, February 5
Spirit Day - Red Friday!
Friday, February 12
Spirit Day - Red Heart Day
Monday, February 15
No School - President's Day
Thursday, February 18
Spirit Day - Tie Dye Day
Friday, February 19
School Picture Re-take Day
Tuesday, February 23
Spirit Day - Dress to Impress Day
Thursday, February 25
No School - Conferences
Dine Out - Pizza Hut
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