Mrs. Nichole Shank

nshank (at)

ART NEWS 2022-23 What’s the word…

SCHOOL STORE will be open from 7:55-8:20 on Mondays and Fridays. Lots of fun school supplies and gear to start off your year!

We also have fun art T’s for boys, girls, men and women. All sales from art T’s will go directly to enhancing our art program.

If you have questions about school merchandise please email me at nshank@mvyps. org or stop on by!!

Note: Merchandise sales are not restricted to store hours. Happy to make an apt. if needed.

Other fund raising news…

SQUARE 1 ART Fall Fundraiser will be back for grades K-6 ( 7/8 optional).

For those of you new to our school, SQ. 1 Art is a school fundraiser that helps support children and the arts.

This FALL grades k-6 will create a one of a kind design that can then be transferred onto a variety of keepsake items.

ie. Mugs, journals, greeting cards, beach totes, ornaments etc.

The proceeds from our sales go to purchasing fun supplies that will further enrich our art program and teach children about art appreciation and awareness.

The time line is below.


September: Create artwork

Mid October: School will package and send all finished artwork to SQ.1 Art company for printing.

Late October: Children will bring order packets home displaying their designs.


***All orders will be done on line directly through the Sq. 1 Art website this year.

ORDER DEADLINE is 11/14/2022 in order for school to receive a % of sales.

Instructions will be on the order form

Late Nov./December: Orders should arrive directly to your home or mailing address. Please let me know if you do not receive something. This is a rare occurrence, but happy to help if it should occur.

SQUARE 1 Art is a great way to celebrate your child’s creativity. It is also a great for your HOLIDAY shopping lists.

If you have any questions please email Mrs. Shank at

As Always, Thank you for helping to support the arts in our school:)