Eastover Elementary School's PTA Website

Eastover Eagle 2017-18 Special Events

Eastover has a wonderful history of events that celebrate our students, build school spirit, raise funds for our school, offer opportunities to build lasting friendships – and of course have fun!

If you would like to join the Special Events Team, please contact Special Events Chair, Natasha Scrivener.

bouncehouseFall Fun Day:  Sunday, October  22 – 2:00 to 6:00 pm – Rain or Shine!
Eastover Elementary School, Playground and front of school

Fall Fun Day is an amazing event where classmates, neighbors and friends join us for a great day of activities to celebrate our school and our community. We jump in bounce houses, win delicious desserts in the cake walk, play fun games and win excellent prizes! Everyone has fun and makes fabulous fall memories! Thank you to our volunteers who make it such a successful event every year.

bingoBingo & Book Fair Night:  Tuesday, November 14 – 5:00 to 7:00 pm
Eastover Elementary School, Cafeteria & Auditorium

B-I-N-G-O!!!!!!!!  Are you ready to yell out Bingo as loud as you can? Then make sure you attend Bingo Night during the fall Book Fair!  Come shop for books, get a bite to eat from 2 food trucks serving both dinner and dessert, and play Bingo! The first bingo game will start at 5:45 pm and run until 7:00 pm; it will be held in the cafeteria.

Mother-Son Party:  Saturday, February 10 –  6:15 to 8:30 pm
Eastover Elementary School

More details to come!




father-daughter-silhouetteFather-Daughter Dance:  Friday, February 9 – 6:15 – 8:30 pm
Eastover Elementary School

Now this is a special night for our young ladies!  Date night with Dad!  Come dance the night away in our very own Eastover Auditorium!  Start working on your best dance moves now!  Maybe you can even start a Conga Line! And don’t worry if Dad can’t make it, any adult can be the escort!  A friend, a grandparent, or even a mom!  Enjoy food, photos, see your friends and have a BALL!

parentsnightout1Parent Night Out:  Friday, February 23 – 7:00 pm
The Scrivener’s Residence

Not only do we have events for the kids, but for the parents as well. This is fun night out where you can just stop by or stay until the end! Food! Drinks! Laughter! You can even finish a complete sentence and start another! This will be at the Scrivener Home in Eastover and is guaranteed FUN.


screen-shot-2016-09-16-at-12-14-51-amBasketball Madness & Book Fair Night:  Tuesday, March 13 – 4:30 pm (Food Trucks) and 5:00-7:00 pm
Eastover Elementary School, Gym & Auditorium

Do you have mad basketball skills? Or maybe you have never dribbled a basketball before! Yes, we take all types of basketball skills or even none at all during our March Madness Basketball tournament! This event is held during our Spring Book fair where you can shop for books, eat some food and play basketball with your grade against some of the Eastover Staff!  Start practicing your basketball skills now!

screen-shot-2016-09-16-at-12-10-02-amTalent Show:  Monday 3/26 Grades K-2 & Tuesday 3/27 Grades 3-5
Schedule for Both Nights:
Food – 4:30 pm
Talent Show Participants Check-in – 5:00 pm
Talent Show – 5:30 to 7:00 pm

Eastover Elementary School Auditorium
Can you juggle 15 eggs without breaking one? Can you read minds just by looking at people? Can you bust a move to a fun song? Can you play an instrument? Can you work a hula-hoop? Whatever you talent might be, get ready for the highly anticipated annual talent show! You can participate in this wild night or you can simply come and watch! Come early to get something to eat from local food trucks and then be sure to get your seat for the show…. Because Eastover has got MAD talent!

image081Boosterthon Fun Run:  April 9 (Pep Rally) through April 19 (Fun Run)
Eastover Elementary School

Boosterthon is a fun, nine-day character, fitness and leadership program that combines world-class and engaging character content with a fundraising event for our school. We kick off the event on April 9th and conclude the event with the highly anticipated Fun Run on April 19th!  The kids love this event!  Last year, we even held a contest!  If the students raised money from all 50 states, our Principal, Dr. Nichols, had to participate in a Sumo Wrestling Competition! What will we have her do this year when we get all 50 states?

screen-shot-2016-09-16-at-12-34-41-amField Day: Thursday, May 10 – Grades K-2 and Friday, May 11 – Grades 3-5
Eastover Elementary School Big Playground

In May, Mr. Sprankle, our P.E. Teacher, runs Field Day, which is an annual event during the school day that the kids look forward to each and every year! Each grade participates in a variety of wild and crazy activities such as tug of war, wheelbarrow races and more!

screen-shot-2016-09-16-at-12-32-54-amNational Honor Society:  Friday, April 27
Eastover Elementary School Auditorium

At Eastover, we are proud to present the National Honor Society, where 4th and 5th graders are honored for their hard work within school and the community!  If you meet the criteria, you will receive an invitation in the spring to participate in the induction ceremony. It is a very special day and we celebrate with a small reception afterwards.

Fifth Grade Graduation: June 8 – 9:00 – 10:30 am
Eastover Elementary School Auditorium
Save the date, get work covered or get a sitter if necessary because if you have a 5th grader, you won’t want to miss their very special graduation ceremony!

After the one-hour ceremony, the Eastover PTA will host a reception for students and families to celebrate our graduates and wish them well.