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BOO! IT’S A SPIRIT WEEK BOO-NAN-ZA!

The energy is in the air and this week’s action packed lineup of exciting school-wide events is sure to get us all pumped up for the main event this Sat 10/26 from 11a-3p.

Read on for the all details of the week’s To-Do Items:

1- STILL NEED TICKETS? PRE-ORDER HERE: https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/tickets.cfm?    

*The more you buy, the more you get for free!  All early bird ticket bundles also include a $10 gift card to Whole Earth Provisions!

2- OCTOBERAMA SILENT AUCTION IS LIVE!

We have a special collection of items offered online this year including vacation homes, concert tickets, and more!  Click here to start bidding:

https://www.biddingowl.com/Auction/index.cfm?auctionID=19145

BUT WAIT THERE’S MORE!!!

Stop by the silent auction room during Octoberama to bid in person on teacher experience packages, principal for a day badges, and marquee messages! *All bidding closes at 2:30p Oct 26th

3- THE CAKE CONTEST IS HERE!!!

Enter your custom cake creation for a chance to win 10 FREE OCTOBERAMA TICKETS! Can’t bake, just buy a cake to decorate! 

*Entry forms are available in the main office or can be downloaded here:

Cake Contest Flier 2019.pdf

4- OCTOBERAMA RAFFLE THIS WEEK!

Enter for your chance to win a giant plush Dino, a $100 MSRP LEGO set, or a custom WOOM bicycle! Raffle table open all week at school drop off and pick up on the front lawn by the main doors (weather permitting)

Tickets $1 ea; cash only  *winners will be announced Fri afternoon on the intercom before dismissal

5- ARE YOU READY TO ROCK? OCTOBERAMA PEP RALLY THIS FRIDAY 7:45a-8a 

All Mathews friends and families are invited to the blacktop (don’t forget to get your visitors badge first) for a powerhouse performance by the incredible Ann Richards School Drum Line + dance moves by our very own Mazilla!

This year’s 2019 Octoberama Dia de Los Mathews T-shirts will also be unveiled!  T-shirts will be available for purchase Fri after school in the office and all day Sat at the event. 

6- WANNA BE A PART OF THE MAGIC OF OCTOBERAMA?

Sign up to run a short session of your class game booth (30 min to 1 hr of FUN!) or reach out to our volunteer coordinator for additional opportunities such as ticket sales, prize runners, or set up/break down crew. Brooke Salman – brookesalman@gmail.com

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Thank you Octoberama 2018 Sponsors!

MAIN EVENT SUPPORTERS:

Sprinkle Family, Steve & Jakob

West Lynn Vet

MIDWAY SPONSORS:

Whole Earth Provision Company

Land Rover

Austin Gastroenterology – Pradeep Kumar, MD

Juiceland

PSW

Prosperity Bank

The Sam Viersen Family Foundation

McCalla Family

Thomas Family

Jules Familia

Schofman-Wells Family

Bob & Shelly Wynn

ARCADE BOOSTERS:

Dillon Overton & Atticus Duncan Family

Spibelt

Castleview Productions

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J Pinnelli Company, LLC

Pentagram Design

Mini & Raj Patel

Frost Bank

Latra Szal Law

Jay-Reese Contractors, Inc.

Roadrunner Decks

Kwaddle

Curry-Endresen Family

CARNIVAL PATRONS:

Dia De Los Ninos

Laura Britt Design Interiors

Austin’s Pizza

Lucky’s Puccias & Pizzeria

Wiggy’s Wine & Spirits

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Back to School Important Dates!

Mark your calendars for these upcoming events!

Thursday August 16th – 3:15pm-4:00pm – New Parent Orientation – New to the Mathews Community? Come learn more about this unique and wonderful school and how you can be an active part of your child’s learning.

Thursday August 16th – 4:00pm-5:00pmSneak-a-Peek – Come by Mathews to meet your teacher and check out your classroom.

Monday August 2oth – 7:40am-2:57pmFirst Day of School – Reminder the bell schedule has changed and the tardy bell has moved up to 7:40am!

Monday August 2oth – 7:45am-8:15amCheers & Tears – For Kinder parents, a place to gather and share the joys of starting school. Coffee will be served in the library.

Tuesday September 11th –  5:45pm – Back to School Night – For Kinder through 2nd grade.

Wednesday September 12th – 5:45pm – Back to School Night – For 3rd through 6th grade.

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30 X 30: $30k for Mathews in 30 days!

Mathews 30X30 Annual Fund!!

Designed to be a simple way for families to support Mathews quickly and directly, our Mathews Annual Fund is what helps pay for important things that the school district budget does not cover!

  • Extra supplies for maker projects ranging from iPads to play-doh
  • Emergency support for Mathews families in need
  • Special training sessions for our teachers
  • Technology Teacher Salary

Participation is easy. Simply complete and return the Annual Fund Donation Form below with your cash contribution or check made payable to Mathews Elementary PTA.  Or, you can donate online using the link below.


Donate Online

Please include in the notes: your family’s name, and your child (or children’s) name(s) and classroom(s).

Click here to donate via the Mathews Elementary secure server 

Donate Via Mail

Please drop off at the school office or send payment to:

Mathews Elementary
906 West Lynn Street
Austin, TX 78703

2018 Annual Fund Donation Form (PDF)


 

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Thank You Octoberama 2017 Sponsors!

MAIN EVENT SUPPORTER

Sprinkle Family, Steve & Jakob

West Lynn Vet http://www.westlynnvet.com/

Whole Earth Provision Company http://wholeearthprovision.com/

MIDWAY SPONSOR

Bob and Shelly Wynn

Schofman Family

McCalla Family

Dillon Overton & Atticus Duncan Family

The Sam Viersen Family Foundation

Castleview Productions https://castleviewproductions.com/

Galaxy Café http://www.galaxycafeaustin.com/

Juiceland  http://www.juiceland.com/

Kaighin Team | Financial Advisors http://www.kaighinteam.com/

Austin Gastroenterology | Pradeep Kumar, MD http://www.austingastro.com/

Prosperity Bank https://www.prosperitybankusa.com/

The Rochlen Family | Soccer Assist http://soccerassist.org/

Stone & Acre Real Estate https://www.stoneandacrerealestate.com/

ARCADE BOOSTER

Kazzoun Family

Austin Mobile Mechanics https://www.austinmobilemechanics.net/

Austin’s Pizza https://www.austinspizza.com/

Frost Bank https://www.frostbank.com/

J Pinnelli Company, LLC http://pinnelli.com/

Jay-Reese Contractors, Inc https://www.jayreese.net/

Austin Kula Karate http://austinkulakarate.com/

Old West Austin Neighborhood Association http://www.owana.org/

Pentagram Design https://www.pentagram.com/

Spibelt https://spibelt.com/

The Little Yoga House https://thelittleyogahouse.com/

Wiggy’s Wine & Spirits http://www.wiggysliquor.com/

CARNIVAL PATRON

After Hours Kids Clinic http://www.afterhourskids.com/

Ballooms https://balloomcreations.com/

Caffe Medici https://caffemedici.com/

Shillington Architecture LLC http://www.shillingtonarchitecture.com/

South Oaks Family Medicine http://www.southoaksfamilymedicine.com/

The Benson Co http://www.bensoncarpetandfloors.com/