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Winners of 2nd/3rd Grade Winter Musical Front Row Seat Raffle

2 G Resham Farooki Sanaz Amiran
2 K Jessica Bakhos Nicole Jawell
3 S Julie Huck Shantan Reddy
3 M Katherine Pollack Shika Ventrapragada

Youth Alliance Yoga

Youth Alliance Yoga by Mission Propelle cultivates a joyful yet peaceful atmosphere for exploring yoga and gender equity. Kids calm their bodies with postures and deep breaths while connecting with one another through kid-friendly discussions about identity and fairness. Social and emotional learning blend with movement and mindfulness to help kids feel strong and settled in who they are and how they can change the world.

Open to all kids grades K-5
Cost: $175
Dates: Jan 13 – March 24
Time: 3:25 – 4:25 PM
No class on 2/17

Please click here to register!

YAY FLYER (2021-2022) – Brook Forest

Thanks to Butler Book Fair Organizers

Our BJH Book Fair was STUPENDOUS!! πŸ“š

Thanks a ton Erin Krause and Bridget McFarland for your fabulous organizing!!! πŸ’™

And another BIG thank you to all our wonderful volunteers!!

Thanks to Lilly Pulitzer Event Organizers

Our Lilly Pulitzer event was amazing!! 😍

We enjoyed sipping on drinks and nibbling on chocolate all during a fantastic shopping experience!

Thank you Jan Pawluk for putting this event together!! ❀️

Thanks to Trunk and Treat Organizers

The rain didn’t stop us! TRUNK or TREAT was a huge hit!! πŸŽƒ

A monstrous thank you to Chris Koutsky and Kathy Schooley for putting this tremendous event together!! πŸŽƒ

Thank you to all our volunteers and every single one of you who decorated their car!!
We loved seeing each unique one!! πŸ₯°

Thanks to Sock Hop Organizers

The BJH SOCK HOP was a giant success!! πŸ•Ί

About 80% of students attended! πŸ™ŒπŸ™ŒπŸ™Œ

Thank you so much Kaarina D’Andrea and Tiffany Camp for an amazing job organizing!!πŸ‘

Thanks to Father Son Bowling Organizers

Our Father Son Bowling event was a rousing success!! 🎳

Thank you immensely to Lauren O’Connor, our extraordinary event chair, for organizing a fun filled night!!

And a big shout out to all the volunteers who helped make the night a total blast!! πŸ™

We ❀️ you guys!!

Lunch at Brook Forest – Volunteers Needed!

Similar to last year, lunch will be in the classrooms. Several classrooms are in need of volunteer assistance for the lunch hour. Lunch times vary by class, and we encourage you to consider volunteering to help cover these periods. If interested, please click here to sign up. For any questions, please contact Beth Mouw at Ms. Mouw will be the direct contact throughout the year for any questions, scheduling, and cancellations.

General information about the PTO

  • If you have not already paid your family’s PTO dues ($35 per family), please join and register your family for the PTO today! This allows all of our families access to our many upcoming PTO events, volunteer opportunities, and online directory access. To become a member, you can pay 2021-2022 dues now at Join the PTO link!
  • Our tentative calendar for the 2021-22 year is now posted!
  • Fill out a form to sign up for our volunteer email list! We will be sending out communication soon to sign up for committee chairs, volunteers, and room parents. (Click the RED Volunteer Sign-Up button)

Please direct questions to

Amazon Smile on Your Phone

Amazon Smile is now available in the Amazon Shopping App on your phone.

Turn on to start generating donations in the app, at no cost to you.

You can keep supporting Butler District 53 Parent Teacher Organization

– Open the Amazon Shopping App on your phone
– Go into the main menu and tap into Settings
– Tap Amazon Smile and follow the on-screen instructions and complete your activation

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