Lottery Fundraiser

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The Lottery Fundraiser is here!  Reach out to Grandmas, Grandpas, co-workers, neighbors, to sell those tickets!  More tickets are available by request to one of the committee members : Samantha Wheeler or Angie Gunn. All tickets, sold and unsold, are due by September 30th.  The first drawing is in October. Money raised from this fundraiser supports upgraded technology, fun day, field trips and more! 


Fox Chase 5K & Youth Mile


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Come out to ARS on October 6th for the annual Fox Chase and Youth Mile!  All kids, walkers, runners, and stroller pushers welcome!  Proceeds benefit a student scholarship fund for the FRG Rec Council.  See the flyer for more details and register here!


After School Enrichment Programs


Looking for some extra learning opportunities for your child?  We have some great programs for you right after school! Check out the links for more information on start dates and times.

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Robotics : Mondays @ ARS

Theatre : Tuesdays @ ARS

Chess Club : Tuesdays @ MS

Spanish Club : Thursdays @ ARS

Chess Club : Fridays @ ARS


Family Nights
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September : Board Game Night - September 20th @ ARS Gym 6-8 pm.  Bring your favorite game and enjoy a free night with snacks provided.
October : Gymnastics Night - October 19th 6-8 pm @ Cary Gymnastics
November : Feed My Starving Children Night - November 16th 2-4 pm @ Feed My Starving Children in Libertyville.  
We will pack and label food for people in need. All family members kindergarten and older are welcome. We will be volunteering as a group so adult to child ratios will be met by the group. Click here to save your spot!   Join Code: GGKYG2
For more information on any of these fun family events please contact Theresa Meshes.  

Local Merchant Fundraisers


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Enjoy a night off of making dinner and head to Chipotle to support our schools!  Part of the proceeds will be donated to District 3!  Show the flyer when you go!


*October 22nd : Chipotle in Crystal Lake 4 - 8 pm


Thanks to everyone who attended the Panera fundraiser.  You helped raise $207.18 for the PTO! Great job Fox River Grove and friends!


FRG PTO Directories


Still need a directory?  No worries!  We've got you covered!  Directories are still for sale at the ARS and MS offices while supplies last.  Get yours today!


FRG Spirit Wear


Show your school pride and help raise funds for your kids and schools! Order online:


The PTO is seeking babysitters to work during monthly meetings - pay is $10 per hour!


Contact for details.


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Ready to help in a super-easy way? Go to, and then select Fox River Grove PTO as your supporting charity and start shopping!


Next PTO Meeting


October 3rd at 7:00 pm @ MS Library


Visit for the meeting agenda. Everyone is welcome, and child care is free!  Please contact Theresa Meshes for child care details. We'd love to see you there!


Future PTO Meetings (all at MS Library)


November 7th at 3:45 pm

December 5th at 7:00 pm

January 16th at 3:45 pm

February 6th at 7:00 pm

March 5th at 3:45 pm

April 2nd at 7:00 pm

May 14th at 3:45 pm

May 28th at 3:45 pm


Helpful Links


FRG PTO on Facebook 


FRG School District 3 Website


District 3 Food Backpack program - suggested food donation list


Teacher Grant Form