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Winterfest Basket List

Here is a sneak peek of the Basket Lists for Winterfest!

Winterfest Basket List 2019

5th Grade Dance - Save the Date

Hey 5th graders… Get ready to get your glow on! You guys will light up the night at the 5thgrade dance party. Be sure to save the date - May 10th @6:30-9PM. More details to come.

Randolph Basketball Night at Rutgers

Sunday Feb 24th at 6:30PM is the second annual Randolph Basketball Night at RU. Watch Rutgers as they take on Minnesota.  Last year over 500 from Randolph came out. A portion of each ticket is donated back to the Randolph Basketball program. This year you will have two options for seats at different price points $20 or $30. Those looking to be a bit closer to the court will now have that option. Let's continue to show our support for our very own Randolph Rams involved in the Rutger's Basketball program; Center #55 Luke Nathan (Randolph '17) and Team Manager Michael Sasso (Randolph '16). See attached flyer for more information or visit to purchase your tickets.
Rutgers has reserved the following game experiences for the children in the Randolph Basketball Program: 6th Man Experience, National Anthem Buddies, Pregame High Five Tunnel, Halftime High Five Tunnel, Post Game and Pre Game Photo. Please reserve your tickets well in advance as these experiences are limited and may be on a first come first serve basis. Any questions regarding the event should be directed to Fran Tighe, Randolph's representative at

Randolph Girls High-School Varsity Basketball Fan Appreciation Night

Fan Appreciation Night is Thursday, February 1st at 7:00 pm at Randolph HS Main Gym. Please see attached flyer for additional details.

Ironia Author Visit- Lisa Funari-Willever

The Ironia PTO is pleased to announce New Jersey's own Lisa Funari-Willever will be visiting with Grades 3-5 at Ironia on Friday, February 15! Ms. Funari-Willever has written both wonderful picture books and the amazing Nicky Fifth chapter books. The Nicky Fifth books feature story lines that take place throughout New Jersey so the students are sure to recognize many of the sights and experiences of the characters. She will be presenting to all grades.
Ms. Funari-Willever is pre-selling books at discounted prices. She will sign (and, if requested, include FIRST names only) books purchased for her visit. The order form is attached here and will also be sent home with all students. Please return in an envelope labeled "PTO Author Visit" by Friday, February 1st. 

Volunteers Needed: PTO Council Fundraiser Invitation Stuffing

Volunteers needed. We will be stuffing invitations for the PTO Council Fundraiser on January 29th at St. Matthew's Church from 9:30 - until we finish. Bring a friend enjoy snacks and conversation while we all get to work. Come for an hour or the entire time. Questions, contact Kim Walsh

Blasting into Winterfest!!

Come one and all and play your luck! Don't miss out on this wonderful day of prizes, raffles, live shows, face painting, crafts, and more! Highlighted prizes include a Samsung 50" 4K TV and Sound Bar, American Girl dolls, gaming systems, sports tickets, and even Principal/Teacher for a Day!
Winterfest will take place on Saturday, February 9, 2019 at Ironia Elementary School. Doors will open at 10am- Baskets will close at 2:45 but the fun will continue until 4pm. Snow date: Sunday, February 10th, 2019.  
Information Packet and Pre-Sale Ticket Details
Please open the attached information packet. It includes many Winterfest details including how to order your tickets! Don't delay - take advantage of the pre-sale discounts! New this year... Purchase a ticket bundle ahead of time and save!! Receive $50 worth of tickets for $45!
Volunteers Needed
Interested in making the big day amazing?? We'd love to have you as a volunteer! For your convenience, a Sign Up Genius has been created with lots of great opportunities available. You can choose from bake sale, crafts, food service, ticket sales, entertainment, and more. Join the fun!
Donations Needed
Is Amazon your favorite? Send us your leftover boxes! We'd love to have small to medium boxes, and any extra picture frames you may have. We'll use them to display the fantastic prizes! We are also in need of coat racks and hangers for the coat check.
Donations of any size are welcome for the basket raffle! Please consider donating a family, neighborhood, or business basket.
Email to arrange pick up.
Instant Raffle Items Needed
Winterfest is a success each year because of the incredible support of the Ironia community, so clean out your closets! Have any leftover Holiday/Birthday items? Consider donating them to the Instant Raffle! In seek of unopened/unused toys, sports items, crafts, games, etc. A large bin on the cafeteria stage will be available for drop offs. You can also email Keri (, Nancy ( or Cheryl ( to pick up items.
Bakers Needed
Do you like to bake? We're in need of delicious treats for all to enjoy at the bake sale!Email Cheryl Glory if interested

Attention Fifth Graders (again) - Pictures Needed

It is hard to believe, but soon our 5th graders will be moving up to the middle school. To remember this special time, I am complying a Memory DVD set to music of our children from Kindergarten thru Fifth each student will receive as a keepsake of their years at Ironia.
Here’s where I need your help. I need the following photos send to us:
  • Group Photos from school event (concerts, etc )
  • Small or Large Group Photos
  • Whole School Meeting Photos
  • Field Trips
  • Field Day
  • Winterfest
  • Picnics

Box Tops Update

The ShopRite for my School is another way you can earn BoxTops automatically when using your ShopRite price plus card. We’ve already earned over $480 this school year through this program. You just need to sign up.
Question? Contact:

Fifth Grade Baby Pictures Needed

Please submit your pictures to Ironia Yearbook! Please see attached form here for details and instructions.


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Telephone: 973-584-8588
Fax: 973-927-5791

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