Welcome to another great year at Benjamin Rush Elementary School!!
    Please join our Rush Parent Teacher Group (PTG)!!

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    SAVE THE DATE!!  OCTOBER 17th!! 

    Join us at Friends Helping Friends at Boscov's in Neshaminy Mall!

    Buy a coupon from us for only $5.00 and receive 25% off your purchases that day and much more!! 


    Come and join us at Boscov’s on Tuesday, October 17th!  Purchase a $5.00 Boscov’s Shopping Pass from us, and you can shop all day from 9:00 am until 11:00 pm! This is a one-day shopping pass for Boscov’s at the Neshaminy Mall.

     This pass allows you to have 25% off all purchases made that day! (Certain brand and categories of merchandise cannot be included in the discount offer.  All exclusions are clearly described on the pass.)

     Boscov’s will offer refreshments, entertainment, and free chances to win prizes!

     The money that you pay for your shopping pass comes directly back to our Rush students!!!

     Forms will be coming home with your child on Monday, September 25th.  Please fill out the form on the bottom and enclose your $5.00 per shopping pass.  Sell them to your family and friends!  It is a great way to start your holiday shopping!!  There will be a $25.00 fee on any returned checks.  Please return this form by Friday, October 6th, and we will send your Shopping Pass home with your child.


    Please come to our monthly meetings to find out what we are up to. New ideas are always welcome! Meetings are held in the Library! Babysitting is available! 

    Please note that our times will be alternating this year - we hope that makes it easier for you to attend!


    Our meeting dates are:

    Tuesday, September 26 - at 7:00 p.m.

    Tuesday, October 10 - at 4:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, November 14 - at 7:00 p.m.

    Tuesday, December 12 - at 4:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, January 9 - at 7:00 p.m.

    Tuesday, February 13 - at 4:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, March 13 - at 7:00 p.m.

    Tuesday, April 10 - at 4:30 p.m.

    Tuesday, May 8 - at 7:00 p.m.




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    Our Pretzel Days!! Pretzels are only 50 cents!  Orders are due in by the Wednesday before pretzel day!
    September 15th - Wear your Rush Pride!  We looked great!
    October 20th - Twin Day - pick a twin!
    November 17 - Wear your Favorite Football Team!
    December 15 - Wear your Ugliest Sweater!
    January 19 -  Wear your Pajamas!
    February 16 - Wear Red!
    March 16 - Wear your Favorite Hat!
    April 20 - Wear your Favorite Baseball Team!
    May 18 - Wear your Rush Pride!


    Show your school pride!! Buy a Rush T-Shirt, Long sleeve T-Shirt, Hoodie, or Magnet!!


    2017-2018 PTG Officers
    President - Marie Reinert
    Vice President - Johanna Lebron
    Treasurer/Teacher Liasion - Lorraine Nolan
    Recording Secretary - Linda Weingard
    Corresponding Secretary - Chelsea Nitsche
    Teacher Liasion - Sandy Renman


    The PTG's goal is to support Rush by encouraging parent involvement, supporting the faculty, promoting school spirit, and organizing student activities. All funds are spent on the students.


    Rush PTG
    Raising money for your children!
    Please feel free to e-mail us at: rushptg@bensalemsd.org