The PGO needs YOU!

While all parents and guardians are automatically members of the PGO, there are many ways to have a more active role in the Wildwood PGO. If you are interested in learning more about becoming part of the PGO Core Leadership group, please contact us by emailing wildwoodelementarypgo@gmail.com or contacting me directly at sheilahpjones@gmail.com. Thank you so much.

2018 Wildwood Multicultural Fair – Come celebrate our diversity

Date: Thursday, May 31st, (rain date- Thursday, June 7) Location: Behind Wildwood Elementary School Time: 5:30 – 7:30 pm DON’T FORGET! This coming Thursday is our celebration of cultural diversity. In addition to a fantastic community potluck there will be international performances, a fashion show, family photographs, and activities / games / crafts. We look forward to seeing you! […]

Wildwood Multicultural Fair – MAY 31st (rain date is Thursday, June 7)

SAVE THE DATE! Plan on attending Wildwood’s end-of-the-year community potluck, which celebrates the diversity of our school. In addition to a fantastic meal there will be a variety of activities, including a fashion show, performances (music, dance, song, etc.), and arts/crafts/games. If you would like to perform or help with the event please send an […]

Thank you for giving!

Thank you to all Wildwood families for helping make this year’s Valley Gives fundraising campaign a great success. Together, you donated a total of $3,610 – between online and brown envelope donations – exceeding the goal of $3,000!  Through your continued support, the PGO is able to fund curriculum enrichment events and activities, and support […]

Please support the Wildwood PGO

Please support us on Tuesday May 1 for #VALLEY GIVES & BROWN ENVELOPE FUNDRAISER  Your generous, tax-deductible gift to the Wildwood Parent Guardian Organization will help support equity and enrichment at Wildwood. The funds we raise provide curriculum-enhancing opportunities for our children and support dedicated staff. DONATE ONLINE AT: http://valley-gives.org/organizations/wiildwood-parent-guardian-organization OR MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: WILDWOOD PGO […]

Wildwood Science Night

Come lie on a bed of nails and check out some cool weather experiments and optical illusions! Join us at the Wildwood Elementary School Gym for Science Night with The UMass Science Outreach Club. Grades K-2: Wednesday, April 11 Grades 3-6: Thursday, April 12  6 PM to 7 PM All children must be an accompanied […]

Family Math Night, Mar 22, 2018

Wildwood Elementary School Presents a Title 1 and PGO sponsored school-wide math event. Thursday,  March 22, 2018  5:45-7:30 pm* “Play and Take” Math Games Pizza dinner in the cafeteria: 5:45-6:15 Math games in rooms around school: 6:15-7:15 Grand prize raffle in the cafeteria: 7:15-7:30 *Buses will pick up at entrance (and drop off after the […]

Volunteers needed for Math Night

In a few short weeks, on March 22nd, Wildwood will host Math Night. This is a school-sponsored event, but relies on several PGO volunteers to make it successful. Elizabeth Pretel and Nicola Usher have been working hard to organize this event and have created a sign-up sheet online. Please visit using the link below and sign-up […]

Meet the Candidates for School Committee, Mar 6, 2018

Meet the Candidates for School Committee! at the next Wildwood PGO Meeting, Tuesday Mar 6, 2018  6:00pm-7:15pm 6pm Candidates for Amherst School Committee, Kerry Spitzer, Ben Herrington, and Allison McDonald will each give a brief speech and then answer your questions in preparation for the town-wide election on March 27th. 7-7:15pm  PGO Updates and Meet & Greet

Please Send in Your Box Tops! NOW!

Do you have Ziploc baggies of Box Tops sitting in the junk drawer that you’ve been meaning to send in? NOW IS THE TIME! Did you know each Box Top coupon you clip and donate to Wildwood School is worth 10 cents that will go straight towards funding events to benefit our students and staff? Visit http://www.boxtops4education.com/earn/participating-products for a complete […]

You don’t need an account to Vote for Amherst Regional Public Schools in Florence Bank Customers’ Choice Community Grants

Florence Bank gives away $100,000 each year to community non-profits through its Community Choice grants program. Florence Bank customers vote for the non-profit of their choice & all non-profits getting at least 50 votes receive a grant. There are 2 easy ways that people can vote: (1) Online – Visit https://www.florencebank.com/vote to view the online voting site […]

Shop at Amazon?

Doing any online shopping through Amazon during the holidays? Did you know you can earn money for the Wildwood with each Amazon purchase. Enroll in passive fundraising to earn money for the Amherst Schools PGOs while you shop! AMAZON SMILE Shop for everyone on your gift list this holiday at smile.amazon.com/ch/46-4510327 and Amazon donates to Amherst Regional […]

Education, The Gift that Keeps Giving! Donate now thru Nov. 28

is NOVEMBER 28 2017 #GivingTuesday is a global day of giving fueled by the power of social media and collaboration. Celebrated on the Tuesday following Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) and the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday and Cyber Monday, #GivingTuesday kicks off the charitable season, when many focus on their holiday and end-of-year giving. One […]

That Volunteer Opportunity May Require a Background Check

We welcome all talents and abilities! To learn more about fun, unique and exciting volunteer opportunities at Wildwood, visit our Volunteering and Contributing page CORI Background Check: If school or PGO volunteer opportunities bring you into contact with students at Wildwood ES or on a field trip, you must have a CORI (Criminal Offender Record Information) check […]