What We Do
Below are just a few of the things we’re doing to enhance our kids’ educational experience and support our school. Click here for a complete list of PTA Accomplishments from 2017-2018! We'd love your help making the next school year just as great, so get involved today!
For Our Students and Families:
- Cooperative gardening program including parent, teacher and community leaders.
- Math Pentathlon program for grades K-5 that meets Fridays to play problem solving game that make learning math enjoyable.
- Spelling Bee competition for grades K-5th
- Walk and Roll healthy commuting incentive program (bike, walk, bus & car pool).
- After-school scholarship program that provides financial assistance to qualified families for participation in after-school activities.
- 4th grade art contest to develop the design for the school t-shirt.
- $5,000 annual contribution to the Technology Specialist salary, providing technology education to students.
- Financial support for Creative Action programming and buses to the YMCA for first grade swim instruction.
- Guest speakers for parents on a variety of interesting topics related to parenting, health and academics.
- Two Family Evening events to support community building and engagement
Support for Teachers and Staff:
- Grant program providing the faculty with $6,000 towards projects and equipment.
- Grade Level funding that provides $500 to each grade level, special area and the library to help purchase items to support instruction and learning.
- Food for our school staff on their first day back to work, for the Meet the Teacher event and for Academic Showcase event.
- Winter holiday, Valentine's and Teacher Appreciation luncheons to thank our school staff.
- Room Parent recruitment and support.
- Volunteer recruitment for school and PTA events
- Office volunteer support during high traffic times.
Calendar / Calendario
Fundraisers / Recaudadores de fondos
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