Fundraisers 2018-2019

This year, we're offering exciting opportunities to have fun and build relationships within our outstanding AGCS community, while raising funds to support our school!

To help you plan for these awesome events, we've listed them below. We hope to see you there! We also raise funds on a smaller scale throughout the year through department tee shirt sales (Barnyard Bingo, Arts Fest,) bake sales, candy grams, and other "table" sales.


September 15th • Wolfpack Booster Club Carnival in the Barnyard

At the Micro-Farm on the State Road Campus
September 15, 2018
11:00am to 2:00pm

The AGCS Wolfpack Booster Club invites you to our Carnival in the Barnyard at the State Road campus. This carnival is open to the public!

Wristbands for children 3+ years - good for unlimited kids’ games and activities - will be available for $12 at the gate OR families of AGCS students may purchase preorder discounted wristbands for $10 each. Check the details and order wristbands on our Carnival in the Barnyard news page!

October TBA • Joe Corbi Fundraiser 

Proceeds benefit each grade level's needs, such as technology and field trips.

Order some quick pizza meal kits, delicious desserts, and more! Pickup will be scheduled at the Stat Road Campus cafeteria mid-November. Watch for catalogs to come home in your student's backpack!

October 1st-12th • PTO KidStuff Coupon Book Sale

Proceeds benefit school assemblies, field trips, technology needs, and more. We earned $3,787.00 last year!

Don't miss the opportunity to get fantastic discounts at local businesses! One KidStuff book will go home with the youngest K-5th grader in your family in early October.  The PTO makes a whopping 50% profit on each book we sell for our school, so order additional copies for friends and family! For more information, please visit our PTO Website.

October 4th-18th • PTO Scholastic Fall Book Fair 

Daily at the State Road Campus only (ELC will be in the spring)
Proceeds go toward purchasing teaching materials and classroom technology needs

Come be a part of our reading initiative at AGCS! We value reading and appreciate every opportunity to encourage our students to READ. For more information, please visit our PTO website.

October 6th • Micro-Farm Feast for the Senses

6:00pm-10:00pm
Chantry Place: 15 N. Bridge St., Christiana, PA
Adults only $50 per person
Childcare 18-13 years old - Painting with a Twix $25 
Proceeds benefit the AGCS Micro-Farm, STEM Program, and Arts Departments

Enjoy a delicious meal of ACCS & local farm seasonal vegetables and ground/sliced pork prepared by renowned local chefs! The evening includes: dinner, entertainment from our student and staff musical ensembles, student art and photography auction, wine pull, and lawn games. The art teachers are offering a simultaneous Painting with a Twix event at the farm for students/children, including dinner and a movie.

For more information, please visit our Feast for the Senses news page.

October TBA • Yankee Candle Sale 

Proceeds benefit the 2018 Junior/Senior Prom 

High School students will be participating in our annual Yankee Candle® - America’s Best Loved Candle™ sale. Renowned for their quality and true-to life scents, Yankee® candles are America’s Best Loved gift to give and get!

October 22nd - November 5th • Gertrude Hawk Candy Sale 

Proceeds benefit classroom technology needs

Stock up on phenomenal Gertrude Hawk candy! It makes a great holiday gift. Delivery will be early in December, just in time for Christmas! Watch for catalogs to come home in your student's backpack.

November 9th • PTO Fall Handbag Bingo

6:30-9:30pm, Red Men Pavilion, 114 Brick Road, Oxford
Tickets $30
Proceeds will be allocated based on school needs and our Parent End of Year Feedback

This is one of the most highly-anticipated events at AGCS! If you love gorgeous handbags, hanging out with the girls, and supporting AGCS, then this is the opportunity you've been waiting for! Join us for a night of bingo and fun. There will be high-quality, name brand handbags in the prize lineup, plus raffle baskets, 50/50 drawings, LuLa Roe and other vendors. Tickets go on sale mid-October and will sell out fast! For more information and photos of the bags, please visit our PTO website.

December 19th • Fall Roller Skating Party 

6:30-8:30pm, Fred Rust Arena, University of Delaware
Price to be announced
Proceeds benefit classroom and curriculum enhancements

This event is for AGCS 3rd-6th grade students and their families. Keep an eye on your Wednesday mail for more information.

February 22nd • PTO Winter Handbag Bingo

6:30-9:30pm, Red Men Pavilion, 114 Brick Road, Oxford
Tickets $30
Proceeds will be allocated based on school needs and our Parent End of Year Feedback

How can you win too many designer handbags? Join us for a night of bingo and fun hanging out with the girls. There will be high-quality, name brand handbags in the prize lineup, plus raffle baskets, 50/50 drawings, and vendors including LuLa Roe.  For more information, please visit our PTO website.

February 11th - 25th • Gertrude Hawk Spring Candy Sale 

Proceeds benefit classroom technology needs

Just in time for Easter, another opportunity to order Gertrude Hawk candy! This catalog is spring-themed, with plenty of great items for Easter baskets. Watch for catalogs to come home in your student's backpack.

March TBA • Spring Roller Skating Party 

6:30-8:30pm, Christiana Skating Center, 801 Christiana Road, Newark, DE
Price to be announced
Proceeds benefit classroom and curriculum enhancements

This event is for AGCS 3rd-8th grade students and their families. Join us for another fun night of skating with the AGCS community. Keep an eye on your Wednesday mail for more information.

March 1st • Night at the Races

6:00-10:00pm, Red Men Pavilion, 114 Brick Road, Oxford
Tickets prices TBA 
Proceeds benefit our Language Arts Program and Technology

Get ready for a night of great fun, food, entertainment, and horse racing on the big screen! Admission includes dinner, dessert, and drinks (beer, wine, soda, and water.)
We'll have awesome silent auction items and raffle baskets! You can sponsor your own horse to race or just bet on the races. Tickets go on sale in February and sell out quickly, so don't miss your chance to attend! For all of the details, please visit our Night at the Races Webpage.

If you have questions, please contact Tracy Ferguson at tferguson@agcharter.org or Maggie Johnson at mjohnson@agcharter.org

March 4th • PTO Hersheypark Ticket Sales Begin 

Don't miss purchasing your summer Hersheypark tickets at an incredible discount! Tickets can be used through September. It's a great way to save money, have fun, and support AGCS.

March 22nd - April 5th • PTO Scholastic Book Fair 

Daily at the Early Learning Center at Kemblesville only
Proceeds go toward purchasing teaching materials and classroom technology needs

Come be a part of our reading initiative at AGCS! We value reading and appreciate every opportunity to encourage our students to READ! For more information, please visit our PTO website in the spring.

New!! April 25th - PTO Family Bingo Night

Early Learning Center at Kemblesville
Time: TBA
Ticket Prices: TBA

Visit this page again soon for all of the details about this new event!

May 13th - 15th • PTO BOGO Scholastic Book Fair 

Daily at the State Road Campus only
Proceeds go toward purchasing teaching materials and classroom technology needs

BUY-ONE-GET-ONE FREE Books! Stock up on books for summer reading at a great price! For more information, please visit our
PTO website.
 

May TBA • AGCS 3rd Annual Color Run

7:30am, race at 9:00am
AGCS State Road Campus
Registration fees: $TBA 
Proceeds benefit our Language Arts Curriculum

It's BACK! The AGCS Color Run is a five-kilometer, un-timed event in which participants, or “Color Runners”, are doused from head to toe in different colors, made of food-grade corn starch. Don't miss the spectacle!
              • DJ-Lead warm-up and dance party
              • Prizes for the most colorful and creative!
              • Registrations paid and received by April 9th-receive a Color Run Fun Bag!