September 4, 2014




        Weekly Reminders and Important News

Upcoming Events  


September 2014

5  Coralwood Foundation's Homecoming 4-6 pm

8  PTA Full Board Mtg. 9:15 am

Fall "His and Hers" Fundraiser begins

18 Parent/Teacher Conferences 3-5 pm

19 Fall PTA Fundraiser Ends

20 Parent Social-Gordon Biersch Restaurant Buckhead 7pm

27 Coralwood Foundation SPA (Saturday Parent Academy)

29 Coralwood Challenge Begins


October 2014

6 PTA Executive Board Mtg. 9:15 am

8-10 School Pictures

13 School closed, Columbus Day

23 Bus Driver Appreciation Day

24 Character Parade; Coralwood Challenge ends

24-31 Book Fair

31 Pumpkin Patch


Easy Ways to

Help Our School 
Coralwood can earn a percentage of all Amazon purchases.  Just bookmark and use this special link when you visit Amazon: 
Shop as you normally would. Once you make your purchase, Amazon will process your payment and give a percentage to Coralwood. 
Box Tops  

Please clip and collect "box top" labels found on your purchased grocery items. We keep a collection box in the front hall of the school and you can drop them off at your convenience. Consider having co-workers and friends collect box tops as well. There is a way to earn 50 bonus points right now.  Click here to read more about how.







Coralwood Foundation's Homecoming
We cannot wait to see all of you at Coralwood Foundation's Homecoming tomorrow at 4:00pm.  Be sure to wear your favorite Coralwood shirt and get ready to have FUN!  Play in the bounce house, eat pizza and ice cream.  Be sure to bring your decorated bikes, trikes and wagons for the homecoming parade (weather permitting).  All will enjoy special entertainment by Little Beat Music a.k.a. DJ Willy WOW!  Coralwood families, alumni, teachers and staff are all invited for a fun-filled event!  If you are interested in volunteering, sign up here.  

Spirit Day!  Friday, September 5th
Students, teachers and staff: show your Coralwood School Pride by wearing your Coralwood T-shirt to school this Friday.  

Got Yardsign?

Photograph your Coralwood Shine On sign in your yard and submit it to before September 30th.  Best shot selected will win a prize - your choice of Coralwood Foundation's first spiritwear.


His/Her Fundraiser Starts September 8

It's time for Coralwood's 'His and Her's' Fundraiser!  The catalogs and order forms will be coming home on Friday, so make sure to grab them from the backpacks and take a look at them. Share the catalog with everyone you know - it has something for everyone!

Mixed bags has eco-friendly, chic, reusable bags and Super Fan Sports has officially licensed pro & college merchandise, all of which will be delivered just in time for the holiday season.
Please contact Briana at or Vrinda at if you have any questions and thanks in advance for your support!  

The Second Annual Fall PTA Social is just a few weeks away! 
The social will be held once again at Gordon Biersch, Buckhead, on Saturday, September 20th from 7-11 pm.  This event is a great way to get to know other Coralwood parents all while enjoying a great night out!  Enjoy handcrafted beers and other drinks, appetizers, brewery tours, college football game viewing and billiards!  Proceeds from the raffle items will benefit Coralwood PTA.   
If you did not receive the flyer with information in your child's folder this week, they are available in the front office or from Lauren or Meredyth.  We now have an even better option for purchasing tickets--ONLINE!  Please click here.  This website even has an option for sponsoring a teacher in each classroom to join us for this great evening.  Please contact or with any questions. See you then!  

Do you shop at
AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to help the Coralwood PTA and Coralwood Foundation earn money.  Next time you place an order at Amazon, navigate to's that simple!  On your first visit you will be able to choose the organization you would like to support--either the Foundation or the PTA.  Every time you make a purchase the school will receive a donation.  For more information about AmazonSmile, click here.  

Help Keep Coralwood Looking Good!
We are looking for volunteers to serve on a Campus Clean Up Crew.  We specifically need people who would have access to a gas blower and/or edger.  The crew would help pick up yard debris to keep the campus safe and looking great.  Please contact Martha Hunnicutt at for more information or to volunteer.