Cossitt PTC Events and Activities

Winter Party Date Change
Please note, several class party dates have been changed. The correct dates are as follows:

Kindergarten: Thursday, December 21, 11:30 am
Grades 1-6: Friday December 22, 2:30 pm

Support Cossitt while Shopping
Still planning to purchase gift cards this December? Don’t purchase them yet. Check out SCRIP’s long list of gift card options and the rebates returned to the Cossitt PTC. SCRIP order forms will be sent home in next week’s Friday folder (12/15) and gift cards will be delivered prior to winter break.

You can also support Cossitt while shopping online at AmazonSmile.  
You get the same great products, prices and sales as you do on Amazon, and AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible purchases to Cossitt. 

If you haven’t done so already, designate Cossitt for your AmazonSmile proceeds by logging on to

Cossitt Book Club
Registration is now open for 2018 Cossitt Book Clubs, open to all students and all levels of readers in grades 2, 3, 5 & 6.
  Book Clubs will be led by parent volunteers and will meet once a week for 7 weeks during the lunch period, starting the week of January 29.

Registration sheets were sent home with students and should be returned by December 15. Or, to print a copy of the registration form and participation agreement, please click below.

Book Club Registration Form and Participation Agreement

Winter CPCFRO  Boys Basketball and Girls Volleyball
Attention Cossitt 5th and 6th grade parents!  Is your son and/or daughter interested in learning the beginning fundamentals of volleyball or basketball? Then consider signing them up for the winter season of CPCFRO boys basketball or girls volleyball. The season is just around the corner and all skill levels are welcome!

ALL registration will be conducted online via our website at Registration is OPEN NOW.  Don’t delay — late registration fees begin on December 13.

Mark your calendars for Monday, December 18 for assessment night for all players.  Detailed information is available on our website or you can download the INFORMATIONAL FLYER by clicking on the link below.

CPCFRO Winter 2018 Informational Flyer

For further information, contact:
Sandi Metcalfe or
Julie Workman at

As with any other parent run organization, CPCFRO Athletics is no different and requires great volunteers like you! Please consider signing up as a coach. CPCFRO sports programs are a great way to spend time with your child as he or she learns a new skill.  You are welcome to request to coach with another parent, just indicate your request as you both register at  Thank you!

For further information, contact:
Sandi Metcalfe or
Julie Workman at

Notes to Cossitt Office
When sending to school with your student notes or forms to go to the Cossitt  office, please label the envelope with what the enclosed is in reference to (ex: Book Club, SCRIP order, etc) so that it can be properly routed.  This would be a great help to the office staff and much appreciated.  Thank you.
Cossitt Property Watch
Please help us protect Cossitt property after hours. If you see inappropriate or suspicious activity after school hours, please call the La Grange Police at it’s non-emergency phone number of 708-579-2333. Thank you.
Corporate Matching
Did you know that Cossitt PTC is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization? This means many employers will match employee contributions to nonprofit organizations – like the PTC! So check you personnel manuals or talk to human resources today to see if your company offers a matching gift program. Please contact the PTC Treasurer for more information at
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