Fundraiser to honor student with leukemia

Pacheco is excited for the opportunity to raise awareness and funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Our goal is collect change and make a donation to the LLS in honor of Pacheco 2nd grader Owen, who is fighting leukemia. Donation boxes will be in the classrooms Feb. 8 through Feb. 19.

Help students access after-school activities

As we wrap up this year of charitable giving, please consider adding PEAK to your list of tax-deductible donations for 2015. PEAK’s mission is to enable all Pacheco Elementary students to participate in extracurricular activities. PEAK is a volunteer-run organization, and it uses 100% of its proceeds to pay tuition, purchase equipment or clothing, and reimburse expenses.…

Toy swap and craft fair

Two exciting holiday events are coming to Pacheco: the toy and winter wear swap on Dec. 15, and the annual garden craft fair Dec. 15 to Dec. 17. Toy and Winter Wear Swap Wednesday, Dec. 16, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 pm Multipurpose Room Are you looking to make room this holiday season? Would you like to…

SLO Veg helping Pacheco grow

SLO Veg is again partnering with Pacheco to provide the Harvest Box program for delivery. It’s easy! Each Monday when you pick up your child you also pick up your veggie box! Boxes are available for pick up between 2:30 and 3:00 in front of the office by the MPR. Does your child attend Sun…

Have you shown your Pacheco pride?

The Pacheco PTA’s only fall fundraiser needs your support! If you have not yet turned in your blue donation form and check, please do so. Thanks for helping to support vital programs at our amazing school. We are also seeking Pacheco Business Sponsors. What a great way to show your Pacheco pride to all of our students, staff…

Annual walk-a-thon is April 17

The annual Pacheco Walk-a-Thon, Pacheco PTA’s only fundraiser, will take place Friday, April 17. This year we are excited to have the Cal Poly track & field athletes involved in our event! They will be our lap counters and cheer for our students along the way. Your child should have brought home a fund raising…

Support Pacheco by going shopping

When you shop for holiday gifts at Amazon, 0.5% of all your purchases can go to our PTA through the Amazon Smile program. Here’s how it works: Go to smile.amazon.com Click on change your charity under the “Your Account” tab Type in Pacheco Elementary School PTA Click Select Go shopping! There are other programs as well through…

Way to go, walk-a-thoners!

The numbers are in, and the 2014 Pacheco Walk-a-Thon raised more than $31,000! Mrs. Fassioto‘s class brought in the most money, and Mrs. Vega‘s class came in second. Jack Krill raised the most money individually, earning him the title of Principal for the Day. Students who turned in their money on time won lots of awesome prizes from…

Walk-a-thon pledge money due April 25

What a great walk-a-thon! Thanks for your hard work, runners and walkers. Don’t forget: to qualify for our fabulous raffle and prizes, students must turn in their pledge money by April 25 (two weeks after the event). Of course, money may be turned anytime. Also, parent volunteers are needed to help on pledge collection day, Friday, April…