PTO Meeting Thursday February 26

Join Us Thursday from 6-7:30PM – in the OAES Library – Child Care Provided

  • Mrs. Cohen, OAES Phys Ed teacher, will talk about the physical education curriculum at OAES
  • Molly Collin, Physical Therapist, OAEs Parent, former OAPTO board member will talk about 5210, Let’s Go, and recent news in this important statewide initiative.
  • Participate in the Budget Toolkit, the PPS District’s community process to provide input for the 2016 school budget.
  • Updates from the PTO Board and Principal Coursey
  • Find January’s PTO Meeting minutes here

FMI contact PTO President, Nanette Dyer Blake at

Walk and Roll to School – February 12


Join the Ocean Avenue Community and the PTO as we walk to school on February 12. Everyone’s invited to dress up as their favorite president in honor or President’s Day, wear patriotic colors, or just come as you are!
Meet at 8:15AM at Heseltine Park (corner of Irving St and Ocean Ave)
Walk leaves at 8:30AM.
FMI contact Jeannette Wycoff, PTO Community Director at

Winter After-School Sessions Start February 2

This winter the PTO is offering several after school programs for our students.

Yoga | Ukulele with Dr. Mac | Hip Hop  
Art Making with Artists for Social Change | The Green Club

Artists for Social Change

Go to What We Do at for schedule and cost (scholarships available) and to download the enrollment form. Sessions start next week – so be sure to sign up soon!
FMI contact Lisa Hicks, PTO Enrichment Director at


PTO Meeting and Social

Thursday, January 29 | 6:00pm-7:30pm
OAES Cafeteria 
Child Care Provided

Bring a Friend – Meet New Friends – 
Let’s Get Acquainted

    • Have you thought about joining the PTO board or serving on a committee?
    • Not sure what is involved or what kind of commitment is needed?
    • Come and meet the PTO community, ask questions, and have fun!

Enjoy light refreshments and the chance to talk with friends and meet new people.

Did you miss December’s PTO Meeting? Check out the meeting minutes here.
FMI contact PTO President, Nanette Dyer-Blake at