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November Box Tops Submission

  Our submission for Box Tops For Education this fall was $284.50. Big thanks to the families who collected Box Tops, and to Fab for her clipping and counting! Every little Box Top logo that is collected counts for ten … Continue reading

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A special donation for McGuffey

On our first day of school we received a special donation. Four-year-old Joe donated a stack of bills, including one special $2 bill from his summer allowance, to his school. Joe regularly takes a third of his allowance and puts … Continue reading

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Shop Local Card will be available for purchase tomorrow

What is the Shop Local Card? For $15 you get to use the card at 23 local businesses for discounts all year long. The proceeds of the card go to McGuffey as well as three local non-profit organizations – Friends … Continue reading

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Thanks to all who clip Box Tops!

Here is a note from our McGuffey Box Tops Coordinator, Fab Bohon. We appreciate the work Fab does to collect, count, and submit our Box Tops collection! A big thank you to all of the families who contributed to our … Continue reading

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Thinking ahead to Trivia Night 2014!

Trivia Night 2013 was a huge success for McGuffey measured both by fund-raising, fun-raising, and friend-raising.  We are happy to share that the event raised $11,729 from sponsors, tickets, the cash bar, and the silent auction. We are grateful for … Continue reading

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The Read-a-Thon has concluded

The Read-a-thon is officially over! Remember, all reading counts, whether it is done by the student, their parents, a babysitter, their teacher, etc. As long as your child enjoyed a book, it can count toward sponsorship. Please tally up the … Continue reading

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Box tops are due February 14th

The submission date for Box Tops for Education will be upon us soon! Please submit your Box Tops to the office or kitchen—or to Al during carline—no later than Valentines Day, February 14th. Each Box Top is worth $0.10 for … Continue reading

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Trivia Night Sneak Preview: Michican Lake Cottage

Home Features: – New construction completed in 2008 – Four bedroom (3 with lake views), 2 ½ bath.  Sleeps 8 – Open floor plan with loft – Two story “wall of windows” overlooking the water – Screened in porch and … Continue reading

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Trivia Night Sneak Preview: Precor Elliptical

Precor Elliptical EFX 536 Crosstrainer With a smooth, fluid motion that mirrors the movement of the body, Precor EFX 536 Elliptical Fitness Crosstrainer provides the kind of outstanding workout experience that engages users. Their natural, elliptical movement, in combination with … Continue reading

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Trivia Night Sneak Preview: Gatlinburg Cabin

Beary Cozy Gatlinburg Cabin Enjoy up to five days, four nights in a two bedroom, two bath, round Chalet for with a seasonal view that will sleep six people.  Cabin has two Queen beds, one futon, a hot tub, wood burning … Continue reading

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