PTO INTERNATIONAL WEEK
March 13-18th 2017
It's here! It's there!! It's everywhere!!!

Our foremost event at Shorewood Hills Elementary School is REALLY here!

Here at Shorewood, different nationalities, cultures and customs come together and fuse into one wonderful and safe learning community where our children thrive even as they each explore and embrace their individuality .

From March 12 - March 18, we will experience the food, clothing, music, dance and uniqueness of different cultures and countries represented here without ever getting on a plane! 

Mark your calendars for this wonderful and joyous experience! Come out and lets celebrate the beauty of our diversity!

The schedule for the week is below:

SHOREWOOD HILLS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL

2017  INTERNATIONAL WEEK EVENT SCHEDULE

EVENT

DESCRIPTION

DATE / TIME

VENUE

Art Session /Decorations

(Ellie Schmidt, etschmitt@madison.k12.wi.us)

Ellie and her team of volunteers will work with our kids to create beautiful artwork representing the diversity and uniqueness they bring to our school.

Sunday,

12th of March, 2017

 

2.00pm – 4.00pm

Eagle Heights Gymnasium at the Community Center, Eagle Heights University Apartments,

611 Eagle Heights, Madison WI 53705.

Parade

(Tracey Bailey, tracysebailey@gmail.com)

Our kids get to wear, showcase and describe the traditional outfits from different countries at both event times.

Wednesday,

15th March, 2017

 

2 event times:

9.00am  & 6.00pm

Shorewood Hills Elementary School Gymnasium

Performance

(Miryeong Hong, Miryeongoni@gmail.com)

 

Our kids perform traditional songs, dances, martial arts, etc., from different countries around the world.

Wednesday,

15th March, 2017

 

2 event times:

9.00am  & 6.00pm

 

Rehearsal:

Friday,

10th of March, 2017

3:30pm

Shorewood  Hills Elementary School Gymnasium

Global Village

(Marcela Epelbonmarcela.epelbon@gmail.comAlbi Schroeder,adespins@madison.k12.wi.us)

We convert our kids’ classroom to amazing exhibition spaces in which different countries represented at our school display cultural items that tell us more about them. What a wonderful learning experience!

Saturday,

18th March, 2017

 

11:00am

Shorewood Hills Elementary School Classrooms

Food Fair

(Lucy Richardslucy@kissyfish.org

 Rachel Zerwer, rachelzerwer@gmail.com)

Parents, teachers, and friends our school cook an authentic dish to share with everyone! YUM!!!

Tickets required!

Cooks and Volunteers eat FREE!!!

 

There will also be a raffle draw for a chance to win ‘funtastic’ prizes. Raffle tickets are $1 per ticket or $5 for 6 tickets.

 

Saturday,

18th March, 2017

 

11:00am

Ticket Prices:

Adult: $7

Kids above 2yrs: $3.00

Kids below 2yrs: Free

Shorewood Hills Elementary School Gymnasium and Cafeteria


 

For more information, please contact us