The Grateful Table Delivers Meals to Cornelius April 3 -Place Orders By 3/28

Grateful Table – PTO Form

Grateful Table and Cornelius Elementary School’s PTO are teaming up to give 20% of profits back to the PTO for every meal you purchase for FREE home delivery on April 3!

Grateful Table provides the luxury of having a private chef at an affordable price to the Lake Norman Area, offering a weekly seasonal menu for delivery to your home, school or office. Working with the PTO, we have designed three family-friendly meal options for special delivery on Thursday, April 3.

Grilled Chicken with Pineapple Mango Salsa Family Meal (Serves 4) $44.99
Chicken breast simply grilled and served with our fresh Pineapple Mango Salsa. Includes your choice of our house layered salad (mixed greens with cherry tomatoes, red onions and cucumbers) OR our creamy Macaroni and Cheese (comes with full baking directions) and one dozen chocolate chip cookies

Mediterranean Chicken Lasagna Family Meal (Serves 4) $44.99
Our Mediterranean lasagna features oven roasted chicken, olives, sautéed spinach, feta, mozzarella and ricotta cheeses with our own marinara, prepared and ready to be baked (comes in a 9×9 pan with cooking directions). Includes our house layered salad (mixed greens with cherry tomatoes, red onions and cucumbers) and one dozen chocolate chip cookies.

Baked Ziti Family Meal (Serves 4) $39.99
Our Baked Ziti is a great meatless option made with pasta, marinara, ricotta, mozzarella and Parmesan cheeses with Italian spices (comes in a 9×9 pan with cooking directions). Comes with our house layered salad (mixed greens with cherry tomatoes, red onions and cucumbers) and one dozen chocolate chip cookies.

Simply go to to place an order via credit or debit, or contact us with your order at to pay by check or cash upon delivery (tax will be added to your transaction but delivery for this event is free).


The Spring Book Fair March 3 to March 7

The Cornelius Elementary Spring Book Fair is next week, Monday, March 3 through Friday, March 7!  Students will have the opportunity to preview books on Monday and Tuesday where a Wish List will be completed and sent home.  Classes will return to the fair on Wednesday, Thursday, or Friday to make purchases.  Your student’s teacher will provide you with your student’s preview and purchase times.

Book Fair Hours will be as follows:

March 3 -7  

Monday – Tuesday 10:00AM – 2:00PM

Wed – Thurs  8:15AM – 11:30AM

Thursday Evening prior to PTO meeting 5:00 PM – 6:00


Friday – Grandparent’s Day 8:15AM – 2:00PM

I Heart Box Top Contest Winners

Thank you so much to everyone who helped make February’s I Heart Box Tops contest another successful one!  With all of your efforts and contributions, we submitted nearly 7500 Box Tops For Education and made approximately $750 for the school!  We appreciate each and every one of you.
Congratulations to each of the winners in their grade level for collecting the most box tops and winning a party for their class!

The winners are:

Kindergarten:  Ms. Kinne

1st:  Ms. Leamy

2nd:  Ms. Gantt

3rd:  Ms. Marco

4th:  Ms. Pippin

5th:  Ms. Donner

Please continue to clip Box Tops For Education from now through the start of the next school year.  We will also continue to collect Labels for Education and Tyson Project A+ Labels, so please submit those at any time.  Thank you for your continued support.

Box Tops Collection Contest 2/3 – 2/14

I Heart Box Tops!

Please help us earn for CES! The February Box Tops collection contest will begin on February 3, 2014.

Please send in your Box Tops for Education in a ziploc bag or sealed envelope between February 3 – 14.

Don’t forget to label it with your child’s name and teacher’s name. One class per grade level with the most Box Tops collected between these dates will win a party! Thank you for your continued support.

Night at The Oscars Father Daughter Dance Febuary 8th

You are Cordially invited to the Cornelius Elementary School PTONight at the Oscars Father Daughter Dance

DJ, Dancing, and Hors d’Oeuvres

February 8, 2014 from 6pm to 9 pm in the Cornelius Elementary School Cafeteria

Admission: $20 per couple with an additional $5 for each additional daughter

Please RSVP by January 24, with cash/check payable to Cornelius PTO

TSS Photography will capture you on the red carpet, a $15 package includes (2) 5x7s and (4) wallets. Cash/check is due at photo shoot.

Mothers are only allowed as volunteers to Oscar Night.

Only Cornelius Elementary Students may attend.

Questions, please contact Sherry Hickman at 704 728-1905,

If you misplaced or lost your copy of the invitation below is a link to a copy.

Invitation4 - Print a copy of the invitation and use the bottom portion as your RSVP to turn in to your teacher by January 24.

Mother / Son Event January 11

Sign Up before December 20th.

Mother / Son Event

What:                   Davidson College vs. App State Basketball game

Where:                Davidson College  “Belk Arena”

When:                  Saturday, January 11th

Time:                    6:45**

**Game starts at 7:00 PM

Cost:                      $13.50 for a mother/son package

  Package includes 2 seats and a drawstring Davidson College bag

  **Additional adult cost $7.00  Additional child cost $6.50


All sign-ups due to school by Friday, December 20th.





Bring Cookies December 4 and 5

Cornelius Elementary

Annual Holiday Cookie Walk

Mark your calendars for Wednesday, December 4th and Thursday, December 5th and send in your 2 dozen cookies!

There will be volunteers in the carpool line and bus lot to take donations on both Wednesday and Thursday mornings.

Please note, Homemade Goodies are preferred.  Store-bought holiday cookies are also appreciated.

Cornelius Elementary staff members greatly appreciate this special holiday treat!

Thank you so much for your participation!

If you have any questions, please contact

Lena Graham


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