2018-2019 Calendar

If you want to view the full calendar, click here: Dryden School Calendar.

Dates to Remember:

· 12/12 – December Birthday Books distributed

· 12/12 – PTA Holiday Party – 7:00 pm

· 12/18 – 2nd Grade and Multi-Age Musical – 7:00-8:00 pm

· 12/20 – PTA Dine Out at Culvers, Thursday, December 20th 4-10 pm

· 12/21 – PJ Day – Student council sponsored

· 12/21 – Winter Wonderland

· 12/24 – 1/6 – Winter Vacation – No School

· 1/7 – Classes Resume

Featured post

Amazon Smile

Dryden Families! Did you know that you can support the amazing events and opportunities provided by the Dryden PTA, simply by doing your regular online shopping?

Find out how below, through AmazonSmile.

What is AmazonSmile?

AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support Dryden PTA every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at smile.amazon.com, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as Amazon.com, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate 0.5% of the purchase price to Dryden PTA!

How do I shop at AmazonSmile, and support my school?

1. Visit smile.amazon.com

2. Sign in with your regular Amazon.com credentials

3. At the top of the screen, hit the select charity drop down menu, and type in Dryden PTA (Arlington Heights, IL), and Amazon will automatically donate a portion every time you shop on Amazon. You will only need to set this up once.

4. Start shopping!

5. Add a bookmark for smile.amazon.com to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile

Please contact Stephanie Casado with any questions. Thank you so much for your support!

PTA HOLIDAY PARTY – Wednesday, December 12, 2018


Save the date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018! Party will begin at 7:00 PM.
Hello PTA Parents!
We hope you will join us for holiday cheer (and a holiday “Cheers!”) on Wednesday, December 12 at 7pm at Javier’s (8 W. Miner Street, Arlington Heights) for the PTA Holiday party. All parents are welcome, and there will be a cash bar and food available for order. Questions? Email us at drydenpta@gmail.com.
We hope to see you there!
The Dryden PTA Executive Board

Just Jump Update

Hello Dryden Families,

Just Jump raised a total of $6,431.00! We exceeded our fundraising goal and all the students at Dryden are excited about an extra recess! Thank you so much for supporting our programs!

Dryden PTA

Final Just Jump

2018-2019 Executive Board Members

President: Heather Tebbe

President Elect: Liz Nierman

VP of Administration: Rachel Conklin

VP of Administration: Leila Matusiak

VP of Children’s Programs: Mindy Turner

VP of Children’s Programs: Jennifer Ubert

VP of Ways and Means: Kristin Trudeau

VP of Ways and Means: Jennifer Walter

Treasurer: Jillian Sheehan

Secretary: OPEN


Each month, the PTA provides a book to each Dryden student whose birthday is in that month. Summer months are included throughout the year as well. Promoting Literacy while celebrating Birthdays. Check! We got you covered!