Color-a-Thon is April 6th!

Photo: Brian Doyle

Our annual community event and fundraiser is only a month away – April 6th! We can’t wait to have a COLOR BLAST with you!

This is a fun community-building event that will raise money for our school and provide a healthy opportunity for our students, faculty and their families.

Please ask your family and friends for donations and help us raise money for South Ave School. Every dollar helps us do great things for South Ave Elementary School, and you can also earn prizes!

Step 1 is to set up your student’s fundraising site:  click here 

Step 2 is to share your personal site with friends and family and ask them to donate $5 or more. (You can also collect donations in person with cash or check.)

By collecting donations from family and friends you can earn prizes and admission to the event!

$30 – registers you as a participant PLUS you get a color pack, an event t-shirt, and entry to the inflatable bounce houses and obstacle courses.
$60 – gets you everything at the $30 level, plus a bandana and sunglasses, PLUS you can register another person for free!
$90+ – keep everything you earned plus the prizes grow!

*Parents/guardians of students who collect $30 or more can participate free of charge.

Small Tall Ball – February 8th

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South Ave families are invited to join us for the Small Tall Ball a giant dance party Family Fun Night. This is a free event for South Ave students and their families.


We will have make-your-own Ice cream sundaes by Stewart’s “by donation only” and other snacks and beverages for sale.
*We will not be serving hot dogs at this event so eat dinner ahead of time and come for dessert and dancing!


  • Free crafts for the kids
  • Special photo backdrop for taking pictures
  • Classes voted on their favorite songs, which will be played during the dance!

Flower Sale

Bring cash so your kids can purchase carnations to be delivered on Valentine’s Day. With your purchase, carnations with a note will be delivered to anyone at South Ave School on February 14th – show your teachers, staff and friends you care about them. Or parents can purchase a carnation for your child as a surprise!

PTA Meeting 1/15

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Please join us for our January PTA meeting. If you have never attended a PTA meeting before the new year is a great time to come on board! We will be discussing all the activities coming up between now and the end of the year. Be a part of making South Ave a great school for our kids and community!