Supply Sale Reminder

kitDon’t forget to order your Supply kits for 2016-2017! Place your order before time runs out! IRE school number is 6495

Order Supply Kits NOW!


You Shop. Amazon Gives!

Do you shop at Amazon? Whether you are an occasional Amazon consumer, or a “get-everything-I-possibly-can” Amazon enthusiast, you can earn REWARDS for the IREPTO just by making purchases with Amazon!!!

What is AmazonSmile?  AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you. When you shop at, you’ll find the exact same low prices, vast selection and convenient shopping experience as, with the added bonus that Amazon will donate a portion of the purchase price to your favorite charitable organization. You can choose from nearly one million organizations to support.

How do I shop at AmazonSmile?   To shop at AmazonSmile simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device. You may also want to add a bookmark to to make it even easier to return and start your shopping at AmazonSmile.

Which products on AmazonSmile are eligible for charitable donations?   Tens of millions of products on AmazonSmile are eligible for donations. You will see eligible products marked “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation” on their product detail pages. Recurring Subscribe-and-Save purchases and subscription renewals are not currently eligible.

Can I use my existing account on AmazonSmile? Yes, you use the same account on and AmazonSmile. Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings (such as Prime Membership) are also the same.

How do I select a charitable organization to support when shopping on AmazonSmile?  On your first visit to AmazonSmile (, you need to select a charitable organization to receive donations from eligible purchases before you begin shopping. You will find the IREPTO listed as Indian Run Elementary School Parent Teachers Organization

How much of my purchase does Amazon donate?  The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases. The purchase price is the amount paid for the item minus any rebates and excluding shipping & handling, gift-wrapping fees, taxes, or service charges. From time to time, we may offer special, limited time promotions that increase the donation amount on one or more products or services or provide for additional donations to charitable organizations. Special terms and restrictions may apply. Please see the relevant promotion for complete details.

Can I receive a tax deduction for amounts donated from my purchases on AmazonSmile?  Donations are made by the AmazonSmile Foundation and are not tax deductible by you.

How can I learn more about AmazonSmile?  Please see complete AmazonSmile program details.

IRE PTO Receipt

Please find attached a receipt file available for download so that you may document your donation to the IRE PTO. You and your family/friends can use this form for ALL monetary donations, including those to special events such as the Walk-a-Thon, Fair of Hearts, etc.

Please direct others, such as your friends and family, who have made donations to visit this page and download the file.

If you have any questions, please contact PTO Treasurer, Kristen Bucci, at

Download IRE PTO Receipt

Are you getting all the important info?

For anyone NOT receiving the IRE emails from the office (important communications from Mrs. Schwanke, for example), you need to be sure your email address(es) and preferences are registered in the Dublin School Parent Dashboard. Go to and log in to the Dashboard. If you don’t have an account, there’s a link directly below the login to set up an account. Once you are logged in, go to the News & Alerts icon to input your email, choose preferred schools/grades, etc. for which to receive emails and other communications.

Teacher Appreciation 5/4 to 5/8

May 4 to May 8 is Teacher Appreciation Week!

Please click on this link to volunteer to show your appreciation to our fabulous IRE teachers:

Thank you! If you have any questions or want more information on how you can be involved with teacher appreciation, please email me!

Tricia Koehler
IRE PTO Teacher Appreciation Chair

“Setting Loving Limits” sponsored by P.E.R.C.

P.E.R.C. is bringing back Norman Shub of Gestaldt  Associates!  The topic will be “Setting Loving Limits” intended to help parents understand setting age appropriate limits for their children. Norman will cover elementary, middle, and high school years.

This event will be held at the Dublin Rec Center/Abbey Theatre on Wednesday, October 17 at 9:30am-11:00am and 7:00pm-8:30pm.  Babysitting is available for a fee at the morning session only.  This event is free and open to the public.

For more information visit