Happy Summer Everyone!
The PTA hopes you have a wonderful summer! We look forward to seeing you in the 2017-2018 school year.
What has your local PTA done with your help this year?
- School supply sales and delivery
- T-shirt design and sales
- Provided Faculty t-shirt design and purchased t-shirts for all faculty
- 2 Book Fairs
- Teacher morale boost lunch/welcome lunch for Dr. Tharp
- Recess Equipment Purchase
- McTeacher’s Nights
- Teacher Appreciation Week
- Library Volunteer Program
- New Website work
- Enabling credit card payments for school supplies and t-shirt sales
- Author Visit from Diane Z. Shore
- Monthly Fish Tank Maintenance
- Marquee updates
- Pastries with Parents
- Monthly Newsletters
- Artist of the Month program
- Volunteer support: Picture Day; Health Exams Election Day
- Parent Education program: Don’t Stand By, Stand Up.
- Membership tracking
- Contributed to JJ Pearce Scholarship
- Provided Bounce Houses for: Fall Carnival, Family Picnic, Field Day
- Purchased library books -- from Diane Z. Shore and Bluebonnet Books
- Professional Development for Teachers (individual request and entire staff training)
- Assisted with morning drop off/afternoon pick up
- Box Tops Collection
- Gifted books/bookmarks/posters to Library for drawings/giveaways/student incentives
- Annual Family Picnic
- Prepared for next year's Watch D.O.G.S. program
What has the national and state PTA done with the help of PTA members this year?
- Developed programs (we used a Reading Program and an anti-bullying program this year)
- Lobbied for our children at both the State and National level
- Negotiated discounts for our PTA members
We Need You!
We still have open positions for the 2017-2018 PTA Board. If you are interested, you can volunteer for the following open positions:
- Newsletter/Web communications
Congratulations 2017-2018 Board Members!
The following members were elected to the 2017-2018 board:
- Treasurer -- Khadija Morchid
- Membership -- Amanda Mlinarch
- Hospitality -- Susan Fick
- Fundraising -- Ashley Box
- School Supplies -- Jean Johnson
- Beautification -- Liz Wetherington
- Volunteer Coordinator -- Lisa Chamness
- SAGE -- Amanda Pritchard
- Bookfair -- Melissa Mathew
PTA MEMBERSHIP DRIVE
Join your PTA. Support your teachers, your school and your local PTA. Provide your child with a voice at both State and National Legislatures. Provide educational materials for your children and yourselves. Get membership benefits for you and your family.
Anyone can join -- parents, students, grandparents and community members.
You can join us online at Join PTA. Set "School District" to "Richardson ISD" and "School" to "Richland Elementary PTA". Membership is $5 per member.
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