Tree Lighting Ceremony:
Come enjoy Orenco Station's first annual tree lighting ceremony. Orenco Elementary's 5th & 6th grade choir will perform from 5:20 - 5:50. You can also get a photo with Santa, take part in a craft time, and grab a hot cocoa from Starbucks. Hope to see you there!
- Saturday, December 7th
- 5:00 - 7:00 pm
- Starbucks' Courtyard
Caring with Cocoa & Family Movie Night:
Enjoy a hot cup of cocoa and a cookie while watching a fun, family movie. We will be showing Disney's Monsters University at 6:00 PM in the Orenco gym. Pajamas, a pillow, and a blanket are all encouraged! Concessions will be available for purchase. In addition, holiday shopping from local vendors will be available for parents. We will also conclude our "Pennies for Patients" campaign on this evening, so bring in any change that you wish to donate. You can join in on all the fun Friday, December 13th from 5:30 to 8:00 PM.
Pennies For Patients:
Please join Orenco Elementary as we participate in the "Pennies for Patients" campaign. Families as well as staff can bring in their coins or dollar bills to support The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Each Orenco teacher has a collection box within their classroom and students can bring in their coins as often as they wish. This program concludes on the evening of December 13th, when Orenco hosts its second annual "Cocoa With Caring" event. Further details about this great cause can be found HERE.
Canned Food Drive:
Please join us in contributing to Orenco's annual Canned Food Drive from November 20th to December 6th. Donations can be dropped off in your teacher's classroom. The class that collects the most items will earn an ICE CREAM PARTY!!!
Desired Items: Peanut Butter, Juice, Baking Needs, Rice & Pasta, Canned Meat, Soup, Beans, Boxed Cereal, Baby Food (no formula please)
Less Desired Items: Cup of Noodles, Top Ramen
Thank you for your support!
A friendly reminder that winter break is around the corner! Our last day of school in December is Friday, December 20, 2013. It is a normal, full day. This also happens to be a "spirit day" (details coming soon). School resumes on Monday, January 6, 2014. We wish you a very happy holidays!
Chess Club is underway! Orenco students are meeting every Wednesday from 1:50 - 2:50 in order to learn the game or hone their skills. Students gather in both the art room and Mr. Wilson's classroom.
Facebook - Stay Connected:
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Orenco Booster Club
Hillsboro School District