Have a Happy and Healthy School Year!

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Have a Happy and Healthy School Year!. 2011-2012 PTA Agenda A Year in Review. Food/Gift Card Drive. Hurricane Irene/TS Lee Families affected by the Hurricane/TS Non-perishable foods and gift cards Gift Cards to teachers then to PTA Asking for business donations also - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • Have a Happy and Healthy School Year!2011-2012 PTA AgendaA Year in Review

  • Food/Gift Card DriveHurricane Irene/TS LeeFamilies affected by the Hurricane/TSNon-perishable foods and gift cardsGift Cards to teachers then to PTAAsking for business donations alsoBloomsbury Methodist Church is also helpingWill end Sept. 30thThank you for your help!

  • Have a Happy and Healthy School YearPrograms geared towards promoting healthy lifestyle choicesClass initiatives K-4 and 5-8School lunchesMore physical activities Programs on Bullying and Stranger DangerParental Involvement

  • Parental InvolvementYou are the role modelsSimple changes go a long wayIncrease physical activityDecrease TV/video games/computer timeHave your own family fun nightParticipate in the Whoa! Slow! Go! at home

  • FundraisersCondensing the fundraisers or focusing on the ones that generate big revenueNot sure how fundraisers are going to be with the economyNeed to budget carefully

  • Month by Month Guide All input from the membership is greatly appreciated!

  • SeptemberWelcome Back Breakfast for StaffSmall thank you giftsStart thinking about Tricky TrayThink about Fall Fundraisers $$ for Gold, Spirit Wear, Take home fundraiserZumba ClassWalk across America with Mr. Wells

  • OctoberTaubenslag no admission charge donation table cont. to sell picturesRed Ribbon Week more details next slideMake a Difference Day/Week more details next slidePumpkin Seed contest First PTA DanceClassroom initiative begins

  • OctoberRed Ribbon Week Purchase a this packetthat can be handed out$70.Programs about cyber bullying and bullying forstudents and parents

  • OctoberMake a Difference Day (change to week)Purchase these bracelets and give to teachers to hand out when they see students doing something good. On the spot recognitionCost $99 for 100

  • NovemberBylaws renewal is due 11/13/11Bake SaleReflections

  • December

    Holiday Shoppe (still open for chair)Poinsettia SaleGiant Stocking RaffleWinter PartyOrnament Swap

  • Ornament SwapBring one ornament (max. $10) wrapped Not taggedPick numbers out of hatFirst person picks ornament, second person can pick an ornament or take an ornament that has been previously opened, and so forthBring some sort of finger dessert for swapping

  • JanuaryFamily Fun Night (Dance contest, Hula Hoop contest, Jump Rope contest)Begin scholarship planning

    Chair positions still available for Scholarshipsand Family Fun Night

  • February

    Founders Day DinnerPTA Valentines DanceValentines Party

  • MarchDr. Seuss NightBlood DriveTricky Tray end of March. First to do in area and not competing with other organizations. People want to get out after long winter.

  • AprilEarth Day need ideasSchool ElectionsAdministrative DaySpring Fundraiser need ideas

  • MayField Day (shirts and Icees)Teacher Appreciation WeekNurses WeekSchoolkidz

  • JuneScholarshipsYear End Staff LuncheonIce Cream Social 2 days with some physical activities included done by Hospitality CommitteeGraduationClass winners of Healthy initiative

  • AdditionsParticipate in Day of Play sponsored by NICK. Held in Washington, DC. Could do our own and see if another organization would like to participate.

  • More AdditionsWhoa! Slow! And Go! initiative. Applied for grantPoster in cafeteria Discusses what foods are special occasion, moderation and eat more of.

  • ConventionNow in Bridgewater, NJ2 Delegates PTA will pay for 2 delegates $50/day/personFloor is open for nominees for delegatesWill vote in Oct.Any one is welcome to attend

  • Open Chairs

    If you are interested in any of the open chairs, please see any board memberWe need your help!

  • Committee ChairsPlease make some sort of guideline for your committee by the end of the yearAssist the next chair in taking over the committeeAlso assists with consistencyIf you continue to chair the committee, at some point make a guideline

  • Discussion

    Floor open for discussion