2016-2017 School Year Dewing PAC Officers

Monica Johnson



Amy Kenney


Amy DeMatteo


CommitteeMission & DetailContact(s)
Arts & Enrichment ProgramsThroughout the school year arrange for in-school performances that are related to the curriculum and are age appropriate.Debbie Johnson
Birthday Book ClubDonate a book to your child’s classroom in honor of your child’s birthday. This committee is responsible for sending home registration notices at the beginning of the year to all students. A book drive is held to collect and label books for your child’s classroom.Kim DeCaro
Alyssa Kelly
Book FairIn May, we offer a book fair that provides a great selection of books for students to purchase. Each class is allotted a separate time to select books. Many volunteers are needed to assist students with their purchases, set-up the displays, restock the shelves, and breakdown the displays at the end of the Book Fair. Kim DeCaro
Jeanne Dunn
Bulletin BoardThe PAC maintains a bulletin board inside the Dewing School posting upcoming events, contests and more.Stacey Gugliuzza
Gift Card Fundraiser
Dewing Dew GoodersThe Dew-Gooders provide a variety of outreach and humanitarian experiences to Dewing students and families, and they help to raise awareness about ways to serve others in the Merrimack Valley and beyond.Genia Carroll – Coordinator

Coats for Kids Drive

Treats for Troops Program

Giving Tree Project

Be My Valentine Project
Jennifer Lentini

Book Buddy Project
Melissa Kelleher

Dewing School SignThis committee will maintain the sign located in the front of the school. Committee members will post upcoming events, messages, etc. after receiving approval of both the PAC Chair(s) and the principal. Kelli Adams
Family Dine Out NightsArrange fundraising evenings with local restaurants. Make-up and/or copy and distribute flyers each month.Jen King
Family Fun NightsPlan these two family nights for the Dewing School.Monica Johnson
Box Tops for EducationStudents collect “Box Tops for Education” box tops from General Mills products and the school receives a cash rebate for each box top. Volunteers collect box tops from the classrooms, organize them and send them into General Mills for the rebate. Stacey Gugliuzza
Food DriveEach year, the Dewing Community makes it their mission to help others in need. We coordinate a week long food drive to benefit the Tewksbury Food Pantry.OPEN
HospitalityThis committee acknowledges new students and students in need at the Dewing School.Chairperson Position
Ice Cream SocialHeld once a year, this event allows the school community and evening to socialize. Parent volunteers are needed to set-up, scoop ice cream and clean up afterwards.OPEN
Ink JetsHelp us earn cash by bringing in empty ink jet, toner cartridges, cell phones and small electronics. There is a green bin in the school lobby.Paige Impink
Community Nights for the Dewing/North StreetWhen there are events happening in the community, we want the Dewing and North Street to be involved. Previous events include a night at the RiverHawks, Providence Bruins and Red Sox.Debbie Johnson
SUM+IT Math ProgramThis completely VOLUNTARY, fun math packet is designed for students and parents to work together to complete. This is above and beyond what they are already taught in school. This is for 1st and 2nd graders only.Kyla Curley
Library CardResponsible for the Dewing School to have a library drive at the town library.Stephanie Kinnon
PaperRetriever & Got BooksThe fundraiser receptacles are located next to the side entrance of the gym at the Dewing School.Kelli Adams

Publicity/Public RelationsThis committee is responsible for all media and public relations efforts.Paige Impink
School Spirit StoreSchool Spirit items will be sold throughout the year and at special events hosted by the PAC. A flyer will be posted online which you can print out and send in with money. All items will be sent home in your child’s backpack unless you specify otherwise or purchase at a special event.OPEN
Staff Appreciation LuncheonOnce a year parents host a luncheon for the staff of the Dewing School in appreciation for all they do for the students. Many volunteers are needed to cook, set-up, serve, and clean-up.Jenn Lentini
Square One ArtFundraiserNicole Downing
Pennies for PatientsThis fundraiser was started when one of Dewing’s own was diagnosed with Leukemia. In Cole’s honor, the school nurse along with a parent coordinate this event in February.Kelly Constantino
Christine Moniz