Tuesday, May 23, 2017

-- Reminder --
Box Tops deadline is Wednesday, May 31

Here are the current standings:

Monday, May 8, 2017

Eaton's Fun Run is this Thursday, May 11th!

Remember, as you connect to sponsors for the Fun Run, make sure all pledges are entered on funrun.com. You can also make a flat donation and send it into school. The more pledges we get, the closer we get to our goal of new playground equipment!

Thank you for your generosity and supporting our school.


Eaton PTA proudly presents:

It's time for the 2017 Eaton Talent Show!! 

Friday, May 12th, 6:00 pm
Doors open at 5:15 pm
$2 per person (age 5 and up)
Location - Eaton's Multi-Purpose room

You will enjoy an entertaining night of amazingly talented students!
Come and support your friends! See you there!

All admission proceeds go to help cover 
medical expenses for Grace Brinson.
Thank you for supporting Eaton Elementary School! 

Mark your calendars...Spirit Week is coming up May 15th.

Plan ahead for a spirit-filled week of fun!

Monday, May 15 - Neon Day
Eaton Olympians, grab the BRIGHTEST and LOUDEST shirt you can find!
Tuesday, May 16 - #twinday
Match clothes with as many friends as you like!

Wednesday, May 17 - Crazy Backwards Day
Wear colors that clash, turn clothes inside out, color your hair, or anything your mind can come up with!

Thursday, May 18 - Book Character Parade
Dress as your favorite book character & bring your book for the parade around school!

Friday, May 19 - FUN DAY
Show your Team and School Spirit for EATON's FUN DAY!

***Please note that all attire MUST adhere to the school dress code.

Fun Day will be held on Friday, May 19th

K-2nd Grade:  8:45 am - 10:45 am
3rd-5th Grade:  11:45 am - 1:45 pm
All parents are welcome to come and watch their child/children participate in the fun!

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Eaton Family Fun Night
Thursday, April 27
11:00 am - 9:00 pm

You can support Eaton's PTA all day!
Stop by Moe's for LUNCH or DINNER and a portion of all sales will go toward our school.

Don't forget to bring your flyer or mention Eaton when you order.
(Military Cutoff location)

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Save the Date!

Muffins With Mom is coming up on March 8 & 9:

March 8:  Last Names A-M
March 9:  Last Names N-Z
7:00 am in the Multi-Purpose Room

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Don't miss Fun night at Defy Gravity!

Tuesday February 28th 
6:00 - 7:00 pm
$13 per jumper

Please contact Heather for tickets:  gshanderson5@gmail.com

Thursday, February 9, 2017


We love books! How about you?!
The Eaton PTA and our school's fantastic media specialist, Mrs. Parker, are excited to welcome Bedford Falls back to Eaton for our Spring book fair! Students will be invited to share their love of reading by filling out special Valentine’s hearts that will be hung in the library during the book fair.


February 13-17
Eaton Elementary Media Center
Mon-Friday: 7:30am-2:00pm
*Extended hours Thursday, Feb 16 (details below)

Classroom Wish-List Visits - Mon-Tues (Feb 13-14)
Students and teachers will browse the fair and make wish-lists for the titles they are interested in.

Extended Hours & Discount Opportunity – Thursday, February 16!
The Book Fair will be open during STEM Night on Thursday, February 16 - 5:00-7:30pm. Students who complete 4 STEM activities will receive a 10% discount on book fair purchases that evening!

Family & friends are invited to shop the fair any time during the week!
We'll be open from 7:30am-2:00pm every day, with evening hours on Thursday. Please come by during drop off in the morning (park in side lot, near buses), have lunch with your child and browse the fair, or take advantage of the discount opportunity available to STEM night participants.

We're happy to help you find titles from your child's wish list or pick out a book you think they'll like!

Please ask the Book Fair volunteers about teacher wish lists! This is a great way to spread some love to your child's classroom!

If you have any questions or concerns, don’t hesitate to contact: Nikki Zeldin - zeldin.nicole@gmail.com

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

New Hanover County Council of PTAs
in conjunction with Coastal Horizons and the Cape Fear Coalition


Wednesday, February 8, 2017
9:30 – 10:30am
Board of Education Center,
1805 S. 13th St.
For more information, contact
The goal of the forum will be to provide information and empowerment to parents about drug trends and ways to raise healthy families (prevention messages). 

Themes for the presentation will be:
  • Teens and Tweens Brain Development (applied science, why does this happen?)
  • Drug Trends That Impact Healthy Brain Development
  • Helping Your Teen Sort Through Mixed Messages
  • Seizing Teachable Moments
  • Safe Home Pledges with Other Parents
  • Navigating the Systems If Your Family Needs More Help
The draft outline for the event is:
  • Pre-Test (How Much Do You Know?)
  • Presentation
  • Interactive Stations (Rotating Demonstrations and Activities)
  • Post-Test (Take Aways)
  • Question and One-on-One Time
Interactive Stations planned:
  • Know Your Alcopops
  • Prescription Drug Safety
  • Household Chemical Safety/Poisoning to Get High
  • They Vaporized What?
  • Safe Home Pledge
  • Navigating the System