2019-11-22 Noticias de ISLA y ISLA PTO

September 7, 2021

Emily Smith

Administrative Assistant


Give to the Max

A HUGE THANK you to ALL who generously donated to Give to the Max this past Thursday. ISLA received $8545 total from 58 donors. We deeply appreciate all who stepped up to give to support our amazing school. THANK YOU!!!

Black Friday Deals Just Around the Corner

Thinking about donating to the Fiesta de la Primavera Silent, Live or Online Auction but don’t know what to give? You may find the perfect item--and a great deal--during Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales at various retailers starting on Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 28. If you happen to be out and about next weekend, consider picking up something to donate to the Fiesta Auction. It’s a great excuse to do some shopping to benefit a great cause...our kids!

ISLA Fundraiser

Barnes & Noble Book Fair

Sunday December 1, 10am-8pm in store

Minnetonka Barnes & Noble - 13131 Ridgedale Dr.

ISLA will receive 10-20% back from your purchases throughout the store including Starbucks coffee and The Cheesecake Factory cheesecakes.  See attached forms - send to kimgelp@gmail.com if you want to order now or fill out this form at the book fair on Sunday, 12/1.

Support ISLA with every dollar you spend - books, CDs, DVDs, Cafe items, and more!

Help Teachers fulfill their classroom wish lists.

Entertainment provided by ISLA Teachers, Staff, and Students while you shop.

To volunteer for a shift as a floater or helping in our gift wrapping station, please click: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0d4fa4a62aa1ff2-isla11


See all of ISLA’scurrent volunteer sign-ups here: https://www.signupgenius.com/index.cfm?go=c.SignUpSearch&eid=0EC3CBD7F5CCFC67&cs=09B6BADC8FBF8B627B0A64745BB59BC9&sortby=l.title

Business Donation Volunteers (9 volunteers)

Do you have a few minutes to spare to enter some simple forms online? This opportunity is for you!

  • Responsibilities: Assist with online entry of business donation requests. All the information for 5 businesses will be sent to you after signup, including donation form information, business names, and online form/contact us web address.
  • Timeline: November 19-29
  • Interested? Signup here and Julia Breyer will be in contact with list: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0d4fa4a62aa1ff2-isla10

LA Ride Request

Want to get to know the LA in your child’s classroom a bit more? Rides will be updated over the weekend, with new requests popping up regularly. Check this link anytime.



Looking for easy ways to help support the great work that the PTO does for our kids and their school?  Here are two great options!

Mabel’s Labels:  You can find your child’s things easily in the lost and found by marking them with bright, durable, Mabel’s Labels. Go to https://campaigns.mabelslabels.com/ and click on ‘Select your School/Organization and choose International Spanish Language Academy.  A portion of your purchase will support the PTO.

Amazon Smile: Shop at Amazon?  You can have a portion of your purchase donated to the PTO! Go to https://smile.amazon.com/ and search for International Spanish Language Academy.  Then just make sure to bookmark AmazonSmile and use it for all your Amazon shopping needs.

ISLA Families Facebook Page

Want a place to get updates on what’s happening at the school, or are you looking for an open forum to ask questions? Join the ISLA Families group on Facebook. Check it out today!