May 22-29: AAOCC Elections for Co-Chair and Secretary

May 29: Family Movie Night, 5:30pm, to raise UNICEF donations for families in Nepal, parents must attend with their children

June 4: Ice Cream Social, 5:15-8:00pm

June 10: Field Day

June 11: 8th Grade Graduation, 6-8:00pm

Ongoing through summer, dates TBA: Incoming Kindergarten play dates, see below

Tuesdays at 7:45am and Fridays at 2:45pm: Scrip sale under the whale. Fundraiser: Mabel's Labels (see below for more details).

PLEASE VOTE in the AAOCC elections.  Print your ballot and bring to the office, or pick one up in the office.  Anyone can vote - parents and kids!  Use the same ballot to register the entire family's votes.  Secretary and Co-Chair Ballot.

Help STILL wanted for both Field Day and the Ice Cream Social - please see our Help Wanted for more info on who to contact!

AmazonSmiles Foundation:  When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you will be able to direct 0.5% of your purchases (of the tens of millions of product eligible for donations) to AAOCC (Ann Arbor Open Coordinating Council –our school’s PTSO) directly from your Amazon.com account, at absolutely no cost to you.  You only need to set up your account once going to http://smile.amazon.com/ch/38-3336334 and make sure to log in your amazon account from smile.amazon.com.


CALLING ALL INCOMING PARENTS: We have a Parent to Parent Mentor Program.  If you would like to be paired up with a current parent at AA Open to help you with any questions you may have about joining the AA Open community, please email Clare Sansburn (cgsansburn@gmail.com) with the following information: name, child's name, email address, phone number, any preference for pairing (geographical area, language spoken, etc.). 

We also hold incoming student Summer Play Dates.  Dates will be set up in July and August to give you the opportunity to meet other incoming kindergarten families and to help your kindergartner start to become more familiar with the school and his/her future classmates.  Contact Abbey Woodman at abbeyw@gmail.com