Afterschool Scholarship—Awards scholarship to families based on financial need in order to increase participation in afterschool educational and cultural enrichment programs.
Chair: Michelle Halvorsen at firstname.lastname@example.org
Communications—Publicizes PTA events through our website, school newsletter, and Facebook page.
Chair: Vanessa Ochoa at email@example.com
Dual-Language Committee—Supports the dual-language program and culture of our school through dual-language parent events, translation, afterschool programs and more.
Chair: Jennifer Hodgdon at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cheetah Fest—Organizes our annual festival, including games, food vendors, entertainment and volunteers.
Cheetah Fest Chair: Elizabeth Sherman at email@example.com
Fundraising and Grants—Organizes important fundraising activities throughout the year, including the Giant Yard Sale, the sale of snacks and popular spirit-wear at various events, and business partnerships. Also researches and secures grant funding for student enrichment activities that wouldn’t otherwise be available.
Fundraising Chair: Vacant, contact firstname.lastname@example.org for information or if interested in serving in this chair position
Gardening—Organizes a program providing educational opportunities through gardening activities.
Gardening Coordinator: Taylor Gutierrez at email@example.com
Green Team—Help SSV divert 90% of all waste from the landfill by recycle and reusing.
Chair: Katherine Johnson firstname.lastname@example.org
Homeroom Parent Coordination—Organizes a critical network of parent volunteers to assist teachers with various classroom activities.
Chair: Elizabeth Pearson at email@example.com
Hospitality—Organizes staff appreciation efforts, including food for various events.
Chair: Kristen Wilson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Math Pentathlon—Oversees an afterschool program providing math enrichment through hands-on game-playing.
Chair: Chloe Boyd at email@example.com
Membership—In charge of signing up new members each year and efforts to expand the PTA membership.
Chair: Andrea Ramos at firstname.lastname@example.org
Programs—Develops programs to empower parents with knowledge and foster school community. This committee assists with scheduling speakers for our PTA meetings.
Chair: Vacant, if you are interested in serving in this board position, please contact email@example.com
Teacher Grants—Oversees a program offering funding to teachers for classroom needs and educational activities. These provide teachers up to $125 per semester for projects and equipment as well as an annual grant of up to $1500 for larger projects. Get more information and applications now.
Chair: Alison Norman at firstname.lastname@example.org
Volunteer Coordination—Recruits and organizes volunteers for various PTA events.
Chair: Samantha McMahon at email@example.com
Calendar / Calendario
Fundraisers / Recaudadores de fondos
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